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Reviewed 10 August 2015

The Gustavus Inn was a place that I would have wanted to stay for more than only two nights. The people there were just absolutely wonderful, and waited patiently for you to rise out of your comfortable bed, made your breakfast as soon as you ordered it. The cook was just as nice as everyone there. They also seat you...

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Maryland
Reviewed 1 August 2015

This is a lovely inn in a gorgeous setting. The food is amazing with local seafood and veges from their own beautiful garden. Most impressive is the staff and ownership. Everyone is kind and helpful. We were unable to fly to Wrangell for the next leg of our trip and luckily they found room for us and Joann worked tirelessly...

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Alaska
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

Fresh air, quiet surroundings, delicious food served family style, conversation with people you just met who soon seem like old friends, and, oh yes, again the food. Much of it prepared on premises from local, seasonal products: halibut, salmon, sheefish, and crab from the sea, vegetables and flowers from the garden. Friendly, welcoming, competent proprietors, and staff, and so relaxing....

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Tennessee
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Dave and JoAnn are amazing innkeepers - they have it down to a science. Prior to our trip, Dave emailed and inquired about our interests and booked all of our excursions (whale watching with TAZ and the Glacier Bay cruise). They organize all of the transfers and have a large supply of bikes on the property in case you want...

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Reviewed 12 May 2015 via mobile

Staying at the Gustavus in was just like a honeymoon each time we have stayed there. I think the highlight of the Gustavus send it to people you get to have meals with and the conversations that are encouraged. Not only is the food amazing, I love the rhubarb sauce. The gardens are amazing and David was ever so kind...

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1Thank Nora C
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 29 March 2015

My son and I took a trip to Glacier Bay to celebrate his graduation from high school. It was unforgettable. Dave and the staff at the inn were unfailingly helpful, polite, and friendly. The food was tremendous. And the staff arranged great trips for us, which included fishing, kayaking, hiking, and biking. My son and I would go out early...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 3 September 2014

We have visited many times and agree with others' comments about the delicious food, excellent accommodations and coordination of various activities. But what really makes the Inn so outstanding is the genuine warmth and attention to detail by Dave and Joann. They remember and respond to your likes, comments and preferences. They do not hesitate to make extra efforts to...

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JoALGustavus_Ak, Owner at Gustavus Inn at Glacier Bay, responded to this review

Thanks for coming back to Alaska again. We alway look forward to hosting you. The weather did present some challenges this summer, and we love the chance to "turn it into a postitive", Happy travellers make it easy to go the extra mile and share your enjoyment. It was a great night in the end!

New York City, New York
Reviewed 30 August 2014

We just spent 2 nights at the Inn as a family of 5 and had a wonderful time. Thank you to Dave and his team. Food was delicious, the rooms were clean and meticulously decorated. Lots of attention to detail...they even helped us change travel plans on charter flights and arranged all our activities in Gustavus. One of my favorite...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2014

just went for dinner one night. assigned seats - lovely company. delicious fresh food - flowers in salad. sushi starters. fresh salmon with amazing sauces. garden was very picturesque. very good staff and service

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Gainesville, Florida
Reviewed 8 August 2014

We had a wonderful visit at this inn. Staff is wonderful, food is awesome. I'm not sure which meal was my favorite--breakfast, lunch, or dinner--they were all excellent. (We would go back just for the food!) The gardens are beautiful and the inn very comfortable and welcoming. We met many nice and interesting guests and staff members. Someone was always...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic homestead completely renovated with private baths, spacious rooms, James Beard award winning garden, wild edible and ocean harvest dining three meals daily, naturalist library, sat tv, cellphone reception, wifi, free bikes, near the beach, tour and airport transfers. Tour planning. Host owners on property to make your visit the best possible. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gustavus Inn at Glacier Bay

Address: One Mile Gustavus Road, PO Box 60, Gustavus, AK 99826
Region: United States > Alaska > Gustavus
Price Range: ₹ 35,924 - ₹ 36,059 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Gustavus Inn at Glacier Bay 2.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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“We had an upstairs room; it was fine.”
 of 5 bubbles HikerDave2, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“West facing rooms have a beautiful garden view.”
 of 5 bubbles D2530FQjackh, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room overlooking the garden.”
 of 5 bubbles ov78759, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The location is so good, that I would think all the rooms are good. However, if in doubt, consult Dave Lesh.”
 of 5 bubbles veenarampal, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Corner rooms were nice and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles tbresler, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
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