Alaska Lodging – Places to Stay

Agate Inn | 800-770-2290
Hosts Harvey and Sandy Bowers provide a variety of lodging options including bed and breakfast, vacation suites, and a separate cottage. They go out of their way to accommodate fishermen with a grill so you can savor fresh salmon the day you catch it, a freezer for storing the remainder of your catch, and coin operated laundry. Agate Inn’s website features numerous places to see and things to do in the Matanuaka-Susitna Valley.

Alaska Birch Cottages | 907-745-0558
A new lodging choice is located near Finger Lake between Palmer and Wasilla and about an hour’s drive from Anchorage International Airport. Each of the six cottages has its own kitchen, bathroom, washer and dryer, and cable TV. I highly recommend Bill and Jacqui Johansen as considerate hosts, and their feature packed cottages are centrally located for accessing a number of Mat-Su Valley attractions, events, and activities.

Alaska Garden Gate B and B | 907-746-2333
Alaska Garden Gate B & B is conviently located between Palmer and Wasilla, 35 minutes North of Anchorage, and 3 1/2 hours South of Denali National Park. Drive time to Fishtale’s summer fishing locations from the bed and breakfast is approximately 50 minutes, and less than 10 minutes to winter ice fishing. Better guest rooms feature the best amenites and comforts like fireplaces and jacuzzis. Spectacular glacier and mountain views, bountiful breakfasts, fish freezing, laundry service, private bathrooms are all available, and owner, Karen Harris, is a top notch hostess!

Alaska’s North Country Castle B & B Vacation Stay
Hosts Wray and Cindy Kinard provide beautiful and luxurious lodging located in the foothills overlooking Anchorage and Cook Inlet. This lodging location provides one of the better opportunities to view Alaska wildlife right on their grounds. Resident moose make a home in the area year-round along with an abundance of different birds, including bald eagles. The location is close enough to easily travel to everything in and around Anchorage, but at the same time situated in a quiet location, away from the hustle and bustle of downtown. Use the link above to view their website, which provides considerable helpful information to Alaska visitors!

Alaskan View Motel | 907-376-6726
This beautiful new facility on the Parks Highway hill coming into Wasilla has a spectacular view and is super easy to find. Host Gary Neth loves to fish and has knowledge of other fishing options available.

Best Western Lake Lucille Inn
| 907-373-1776
Located on Lake Lucille in downtown Wasilla, the Best Western is a larger facility with a health club, sauna, Jacuzzi, and meeting rooms. They also feature first class dining.

Creekside Cabins| 907-355-4632
Creekside Cabins features clean, well furnished cabins in three locations near Wasilla, one close by the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race Headquarters.

Eagle Quest Cabins and Lodge | 907-495-1116
EagleQuest Cabins and Lodge are located just outside the gate to Deshka Landing. Each cabin sleeps up to 5 guests with prices starting at $70 plus tax per night. Showers and bathrooms are located in the main lodge which is open to guests at all times. This facility is run by Alaskan residents and open the entire year. Nice facilities, good prices, and right near the Deshka Landing. Give them a call to learn more.

Gigglewood Lakeside Inn | 907-495-1014 or 800-574-2555
Classy accommodations located about 10 miles from Susitna Landing on Caswell Lake makes this an ideal location for people looking for a place to stay when fishing Susitna River tributary streams out of Susitna Landing. Larry and Linda Cline hosts.

Hatcher Pass Bed and Breakfast | 907-745-6788 or toll free 877-745-6788
Hatcher Pass Bed and Breakfast has two private luxury cabins for guest to choose from llocated between Palmer and Wasilla near the scenic headwaters of Little Susitna River at Hatcher Pass. Visit their website for links to other activities and things to see while visiting Alaska’s Mat-Su Valley area. Your hostess, Liz Jackson works hard to accommodate guests desires for a wonderful Alaskan vacation. Highly recommended by guests who have stayed here in the past.

Pioneer Ridge Bed and Breakfast | 800-478-7472 or 376-7472
Pioneer Ridge Bed and Breakfast is situated in a quiet location a few miles south of Wasilla with an absolutely wonderful view of Knik Arm and the Chugach Mountain Range. Shannon and Leonard Cullip provide large spacious units with large common areas for guests to use as well. They provide a grill for those who would like to grill some of their own freshly caught salmon after a day on the water. Excellent service and warm attitudes toward guests. Highly recommended by Fishtale River Guides guests.

Rose Ridge B&B | 907-745-8604 or toll free 877-827-7673
Located at the base of Hatcher Pass State Recreation Area on 5 wooded acres 7 miles from Palmer in Matanuska-Susitna Valley. Their spacious private suites sleep 4 people comfortably (2 queen beds, private bath) also available in a private chalet. Choose a hearty breakfast or something “on the go.” Freezer space is available for fish. At David and Diane Rose’s Rose Ridge you’ll feel at home after a day of Alaska fishing or adventuring.