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Brooklyn
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29 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

The yurts are well kept and furnished. They are built like tents but are fully secure with strong holdings and it's like a regular cabin The hostess is very nice and the yurts have kitchens and bedrooms that are well stocked. There's free wifi and it's a great place to stay in Seward.

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed August 23, 2016

Beautifully appointed, definitely unique, and very convenient to Exit Glacier, Harding Ice Fields and downtown Seward. These yurts are super cute but have all the excellent amenities that you could want. A fully equipped kitchen, roomy bathroom and lots of beds for a large group. Very accommodating hosts on a beautiful "campus". We loved this place.

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Stewartville, United States
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39 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Quite nice Yurts with lots of room and seating options. No toaster, oven, stove top, or TV, so be prepared to use a gas grill, microwave, waffle maker, and small griddle. The bed was comfortable, as were the convertible chairs and sofa (they made into beds). The Yurt is a little different experience as you don't just open a window,... More 

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Wolfeboro, NH
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75 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed August 1, 2016

We stayed in 2 yurts as a party of 8, and had a nice experience. The yurts were comfortable, and fairly well equipped, although it was somewhat interesting in the things not included. That said, we would stay hear again if given the chance. The owners were vry accomodating, and gracious, and did well to make our say pleasant. They... More 

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Hoboken, New Jersey
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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

The real life yurts at Sue's are better than the pictures on the website. We stayed for a couple of nights at the end of our AK trip and the yurt was nicer than some of the apartments I've lived in. Haha! I could have stayed for a long time. Nicest kitchen and bathroom and most comfortable bed we had... More 

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Welch, Minnesota
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3 reviews
Reviewed July 18, 2016

These yurts are pretty neat. The 4 of us stayed in a 24 ft yurt and there was plenty of room for all. The location is very close to Seward. It is maybe a 10 minute drive to downtown. The owners are very friendly and made sure we had everything we needed. We would definitely stay her again.

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Fort Pierce
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed July 17, 2016

My son's family and I stayed in the 2 bedroom Yurt in June of this year. We had an amazing experience. The owner, Sue, lent us her canoe. Very comfortable. There were 2 other Yurts on site. Would be a great place for a family reunion.

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Ootimom, Owner at Sourdough Sue's Yurts, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review. As long as everybody enjoys themselves and has aa great relaxing time! More 

Fort Collins, Colorado
1 review
Reviewed July 9, 2016

We stayed for 2 nights in late June 2016. I was impressed at how clean the yurts were and how well stocked the kitchen is. I also loved the covered porch where we could sit and enjoy the peaceful location. Sue is very helpful and knowledgeable of the Seward area. Overall, this was a peaceful and comfortable place to stay.

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Ootimom, Owner at Sourdough Sue's Yurts, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. We love to accommodate people such as yourself. More 

Fort Collins, CO
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 7, 2016

This place was perfect. We stayed in her newly finished larger Yurt and had plenty of room for 3 adults, and 2 kids. The beds were comfortable, the yurt was clean, and Sue is very accommodating and friendly. You might want to bring an eye shade if you visit near summer solstice as we did, as it is difficult to... More 

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5 reviews
Reviewed June 29, 2016

The yurts are super clean and surprisingly roomy and comfortable. The setting is in a lovely manicured yard and quiet neighborhood. The yurts are different than your average accommodation in that the space is like a work of art with the curved lattice walls and the exposed rafters. The full bathroom is inside the yurt and because of the thin... More 

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Ootimom, Owner at Sourdough Sue's Yurts, responded to this review

Thank you David, and yes even though the walls are sheet rocked and the bathroom is hidden ...it is still a yurt! Thank you for enjoying your stay with us. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our ( 1 acre property ) has (3) available yurts. Our yurts are provided with all of the amenities. We have (2) 24ft. Yurt's which each sleeps (6) guests. Our new 30ft. Yurt has (2) private bedrooms with double beds and a full family room with a queen futon couch bed and (2) twin chair beds, to sleep (8) guests. Our 30ft. Also has a full kitchen and private bath and also includes all amenities, whick include coffe pot, dishes, towels, pots, pans griddle, fridge, microwave, 4 burner cooking stove and BBQ on deck. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sourdough Sue's Yurts

Address: 33940 Tressler Ave, Seward, AK 99664-9612
Location: United States > Alaska > Seward
Number of rooms: 3
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“There is a large yurt and two smaller ones - pick a yurt according to the size of your group.”
  • Here is the view from the deck/porch on a clear day ...
 of 5 bubbles Nettie728, Aug 23, 2016 | Read review
“Very quiet, woodsy setting.”
 of 5 bubbles Sue_Dannahower, Jul 17, 2016 | Read review
“We had yurt #1 and was very pleased with it - they also have a larger yurt for more people”
 of 5 bubbles Fancyceleste, Aug 12, 2015 | Read review
“Pick the big yurt instead of the two smaller ones”
 of 5 bubbles 439mattm, Aug 4, 2015 | Read review
“Take a yurt”
 of 5 bubbles barryh687, Jul 6, 2015 | Read review
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