We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
See all Speciality Lodging in Seward

Orca Island Cabins

96 reviews
Save
Traveller (157)
Room & Suite (32)
Pool & Beach (3)
Overview
  • Excellent95%
  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“paddle boarding”(7 reviews)
“river otters”(8 reviews)
“row boat”(6 reviews)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Paid Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
2.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (96)Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
There are newer reviews for Orca Island Cabins
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
95 results
Traveller rating
91
2
0
2
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
91
2
0
2
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewspaddle boardingriver ottersrow boatfishtide poolsspectacular waterfallon the rockswater taxitwo nightshighlight of our tripresurrection bayrunning waterprivate deckstay longerhot watersusanporpoises
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
11 - 15 of 95 reviews
Reviewed 11 July 2016

My husband and I with our two children (12 & 9) had the pleasure to stay at Orca Island two nights and three days. Words can not describe the beauty and nature this magical island offers. We hiked, kayaked, fished and most importantly completely relaxed....More

Thank jstarbet
Response from Dennis and Susa... S, Owner at Orca Island CabinsResponded 12 August 2016

Happy that you and your family enjoyed your stay at the island. We look forward to visiting with you again should your family travel this way in the future.

Reviewed 29 June 2016

What a stunning, magical place. Dennis, Susan and family have created a incredibly special place in their tiny nook within Resurrection Bay, and we are lucky that they share this with us. Stress melts away the moment you step onto the dock at the cabins....More

Thank Andrea F
Response from Dennis and Susa... S, Owner at Orca Island CabinsResponded 12 August 2016

We are happy that you experienced so much during your stay with us at the island. Wildlife viewings, which vary from day to day, were plentiful during your visit. We are always delighted when our guests have the kind of experience you had. Thanks for...More

Reviewed 28 June 2016

The setting was ideal for a getaway - we hiked, paddleboarded, kayaked and took long afternoon naps. A whale breached 30 feet from our kayak one evening - the memory of a lifetime. The perfect combination of comfort and connection to the out-of-doors. Our hosts...More

Thank thelibrarylady2007
Response from Dennis and Susa... S, Owner at Orca Island CabinsResponded 12 August 2016

Appreciate your comments on your visit with us at the island. A whale surfacing 30 feet from you while kayaking is clearly a very special and memorable experience. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us.

Reviewed 25 June 2016

What a remarkable place. The care and attention the Swiderski family has put into creating this Resurrection Bay haven is apparent not only in the lodgings and amenities, but in the way they have respected the natural habitat that surrounds the property. We travel regularly...More

Thank dinizgj
Response from Dennis and Susa... S, Owner at Orca Island CabinsResponded 12 August 2016

We value your comments which support the approach we have taken in developing our island property. Happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you visit with us again.

Reviewed 13 June 2016

I spent two nights here the first week of June and it was a wonderful place to unwind, kayak and spend some quality time with my oldest son. (My son lives in Denver and I live in Anchorage.) The views are spectacular and the accommodations...More

Thank Janet W
Response from Dennis and Susa... S, Owner at Orca Island CabinsResponded 12 August 2016

Thank you for your comments. Glad that you had the opportunity to visit the island with your son. Hope you have the opportunity to visit with us again.

View more reviews
PreviousNext
12345619
About
Hotel description
A unique place to stay when visiting Seward Alaska, our nightly rental cabins are comfortable accommodations in a remote setting. Our rates include a 30 minute scenic cruise to the property from Seward as well as all the equipment use including kayaks, stand up paddle boards, rowing skiffs, and more.
Details
Price range
US$ 670 - US$ 728 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 670 - US$ 728 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (157)
Room & Suite (32)
Pool & Beach (3)
Dining (1)
Hotel & Grounds (141)
Family and Play Areas (12)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
0608lmarie
9 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Genna G | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Each yurt comes with a grill
0
Votes
DInJude
11 April 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Dennis and Susa... S | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your inquiry. All of our cabins are Ocean view properties, none of them are inland. Although one cabin does look like it is inland when viewing from the water; once you are on the yurt's deck you see... More
0
Votes
Room Tips
"All 7 are special - only difference is farther out/quieter vs. closer to the public spaces/more convenient to..."
Read review
"If looking for more privacy inquire about the yurts on the far side of the property."
Read review
"Remember food! You need to cook; we used the grill, it was great. Be aware that there is limited/no..."
Read review
"We stayed in the Puffin Yurt, and thought the view was fantastic - and just far enough from the south deck to..."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Map
Satellite