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Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
Shearwater cove offers wilderness oceanfront lodging in yurts. We provide water taxi transportation for our guests exclusively on board our vessel the Shearwater. Guests have access to private accommodations with heat, hot showers and kitchenette. Guests also have access to Kayaks to explore the coastline of Resurrection Bay.
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Non-smoking hotel
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We loved our stay here in a cozy and comfortable yurt. The surroundings are beautiful with one of the most spectacular views of Resurrection Bay with a short hike. The kayaks are always available and the views are world class. The staff were very helpful and added to the
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We have stayed at Shearwater Cove for our anniversary weekend the past couple of years. They have a beautiful setup, tucked away in a secluded nook. The yurts are spotless clean and are a warm, comfortable and cozy place to escape any rain. Hiking trails go straight from the
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Response from Jason W, Owner at Shearwater Cove
Responded Nov 21, 2018
Thank you for the excellent review.
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Our stay at Shearwater Cove was fantastic! Jason and Charity were wonderful, and they went out of their way to help us organize an adventure that was perfect for our family. The yurts are amazing and had everything we needed - they paid attention to the details and it's overall
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WOW....Words cannot adequately describe the beauty, serenity, intimacy & uniqueness of this place. A premium price, yes, but a premium experience! Well worth every penny...And Jason & Charity are very enthusiastic & gracious hosts! We were the very last guests for the 2018
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Visiting Shearwater cove was the highlight of our trip to Alaska. We were looking for a unique experience and this was definitely it!! If you are looking for something adventurous, unplugged, different and memorable, this is it! The owners are incredibly nice and their website
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The view from our deck with the charter boat getting ready to depart after dropping us off in th
Two person yurt and heater. Even a few board games!
View uphill from the deck of the two person yurt.
Bubble window near the toilet in the two person yurt.
Composting toilet at the two person yurt.
"all good views. bring rain gear!"
"All the yurts are gorgeous, have great views from their decks, have heater units, and separate but attached bathroom facilities."
"Remember--this is camping!"
"They're all great!"
"There are two yurts, and both are amazing. One is higher up so if you don't like stairs ask for the lower one."
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