Seward- An undiscovered Paradise
People traveling to Alaska should make sure that they visit Seward. Seward, a town in Alaska where you will view the combination of Resurrection Bay and the majestic Chugach mountains close up. Feel the beauty of mother nature at its finest. Seward has something for everyone. Right from the sparkling blue seas to the jagged mountain tops.
While planning your trip to Seward be sure to consider all the Seward lodging as well as a wide pool of Seward Alaska lodging cabins, hotels and the best b&b in Seward Alaska.
In this article we will explore all the best lodgings near and around Seward Alaska and Seward Alaska’s lodgings, and bed and breakfasts.
Best Seward Cabin Rentals
Seward offers anything from the very simple rustic cabin to cabins with everything you could dream of. Maybe you are looking for a rustic experience. Or you wish to enjoy all the conveniences of home including internet, tv, kitchen and indoor plumbing. Or just simply an indoor bathroom. These are things to consider when choosing the right cabin for you. Remember, the more rustic it gets, or further out of town you get, it is less likely you will have cell phone service. It is never a good idea to stay outside the city limits of Seward without transportation. Because if you do not have cell phone service, how will you call for transportation. Also just because it is rustic, it does not mean the prices are any different then the cabins with indoor plumbing.
Things to do at Seward Alaska
Seward may have a population of only 3,500 people and be only three miles long within the city limits of Seward, but it is full of different activities for people wishing to really experience the wilds of Alaska. Let us explore the various fun activities that can be enjoyed from your lodging in and near Seward Alaska.
1. The Kenai Fjords Boat Tours- In Seward there are several operators who offer magnificent boat tours of the entire area. There are two major tour companies that offer the best boat excursions. The excursions vary in lengths that are broken down between all day tours and half day tours. The difference between these tours is the viewing of tidewater glaciers, that can only be seen on all day tours. Both companies have knowledge staff that will share with you details on Seward, wildlife, glaciers and on everything you will see. Information on the history of seward, wildlife habits and life styles, and stories about the glaciers beginnings and yearly growth or decline. Both companies go to the same areas on Resurrection Bay and beyond, do a great job with their customers comforts and have comfortable boats. Remember if you book lodging with us, we will offer you discounts on these tours.
2. Alaska SeaLife Center, was created after the Valdez oil spill in 1989 to rehabilitate the local marine wildlife. They also are a center for research on marine wildlife. Money received from tourism goes towards wildlife rescue and research. It is in fact a kind of ecotourism. Get out from your cabin rentals near Seward Alaska to experience a variety of wildlife species which include fishes, birds and seals. Plus birds and mammals which you would not be able to see elsewhere. And plenty of information explaining the lives of wildlife in our ecosystem.
3. Stroll along the waterfront park located next to the Alaska Sea Life Center. The park offers a wonderful combination of wildlife viewing and the breath taking beauty of Resurrection Bay and the Chugach mountain range.
4. After arriving in Seward and settling in to your comfy Seward bed and breakfast, vacation rental or cabin. Visit the Small Boat Harbor where the tour boats leave from and the fishing charters bring in their catch for the day. They are always more then happy to show off their trophy’s that they caught that day. The main street of Seward is one mile long. So after enjoying the experiences of the small boat harbor at one end of the main street, check out the historical downtown Seward that is on the other end of the street. Both areas boast good eating places and gift shops. The Alaska Sealife Center is located downtown.
Seward is a wonderful destination for all adventurers, photographers and travelers. For great lodging in Seward including B and B, vacation rentals and cabins, use our search engine; or call or email us for our expert advise. The scenic beauty of Seward will fill all your expectation and vacation dreams. Helping our guests find the best Seward lodging is our job that we have been doing for over 30 years. Plus take advantage of the discounts we offer on Seward tours when you book your lodging through us.