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Drifter's Lodge

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Delmar, New York
Reviewed 7 September 2016

These days lots of folks talk the talk about “customer service” but Drifters Lodge owner, Bob Rima, and ALL of his staff are among the rare few who always walk the walk. My buddy and I booked a six day/five night fishing package and everything about Drifters was great starting with the many telephone conversations where Bob patiently helped us...

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Brentwood, California
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Quaint cabins located right on the beautiful Kenai River. Bob and his staff provided excellent customer service. The cabins were clean and comfortable. One of the highlights of the week was the River raft trip along the Kenai. The guide was knowledgeable and friendly. Another great day trip was the Kenai Fiords Glacier Cruise. This was awesome!. Bob's staff scheduled...

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Andrew W, Manager at Drifter's Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the review! We do our best to provide outstanding service and it's so awesome to hear about your memorable week. All our guides have such a great time - because we are all living the dream! Hope you can come back and see us again!

Cary, Illinois
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Our family of seven adults stayed one night only in the Russian House at Drifter's Lodge and so wish we had been able to stay longer. Most places look better when you look at them online but this was the opposite! What looked like a good place with adequate space for our large family turned out to be way beyond...

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Manhattan Beach, California
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

My wife, best friend and I took advantage of the 5 day 6 nights Premium Package, and it was absolutely outstanding. We were picked up at the airport, enjoyed 4 days of fishing and a day trip to Seward with fantastic guides. The staff was amazing and the service just great, we never needed a car and the lunches and...

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Andrew W, Manager at Drifter's Lodge, responded to this review

Super happy that you were able to take advantage of the Premium Package. When our guests are happy then we are happy! We love providing whatever it takes for you and your family to have the best time possible. Please come back anytime as we would love to have you!

Levittown, New York
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Just returned from 5 day stay and fishing. All I can say is, this place is amazing! The fishing was great, as I expected, but what I didn't expect, was the unbelievable staff that Drifters Lodge employs. From the owner Bob, office manager Heather, fishing coordinator Andy and the rest of the staff (too numerous to mention), could not be...

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Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 1 September 2016

My family and I visit Cooper's Landing between 20 and 30 times a summer and this is the first time we have stayed at Drifters Lodge. The entire staff are very warm and friendly, and the accommodations were perfect for our family of 5. We definitely plan on staying here many more times in the future.

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Andrew W, Manager at Drifter's Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for giving us the opportunity of your business! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and that Cooper Landing has become part of your summertime fun! We look forward to every future visit and hope to help you with all your adventures!

Reviewed 30 August 2016

Cabins are wonderful, scenery is spectacular, except for a neighbor who kept flying a drone near us at the fire pit. Our son loved the fishing trip! He's hooked! We hope to make it back again next summer!

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Andrew W, Manager at Drifter's Lodge, responded to this review

There is no bigger compliment then saying we got someone hooked on fishing! We are so passionate about the sport and experiences like yours makes us very happy anglers! Really hope to see you again next summer!

Reviewed 30 August 2016

I have Stayed three times now, Drifters Lodge is a MUST STAY when in Alaska!! I refer them! GO,STAY,ENJOY!!! The place is easy to find, close enough to Annchorage, and the drive has amazing scenery. If you're into fishing, rafting, or just relaxing by the pristine Kenai River, you'll have a blast with friendly helpful staff, top notch gear, just...

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Andrew W, Manager at Drifter's Lodge, responded to this review

Yay! We are so happy that you had a blast and hope that you can come back for more! We pride ourselves on providing the best service and accommodations but it is the guests that make it all that much better! Thank you for the review and we hope all your Alaskan dreams come true!

East Lansing, Michigan
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Cabins very comfortable, fishing guides excellent with intermediate level fishermen, fishing equipment provided met all needs, excellent staff and service. With premium package we went out to dinner and grilled in, both great options. Also went hiking and glacier cruise set up by lodge, they were outstanding. Highly recommend.

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Salida
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Drifters Lodge for a week and what an awesome stay it was! We came for the fishing but if we ever go back it will be for the awesome customer service and wonderful accommodations! Can't say enough about Bob, the owner, and his fantastic staff. They catered to us and made sure that we had a great...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Drifter's Lodge

Address: 18404 Sterling Hwy, Cooper Landing, AK 99572-9723 (Formerly Kenai River Drifter's Lodge)
Region: United States > Alaska > Cooper Landing
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Kenai River Drifters Hotel Cooper Landing
Drifter's Lodge Cooper Landing, Alaska
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“All great choices!”
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“My buddy and I enjoyed having our own but those we met who stayed in the other facilities were content with their arrangements.”
JRBoyle, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The cabins all have a nice view of the river.”
sferr224, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I stood in the lodge....Great view!”
anthonylab, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All are good!”
SeamusMcFishstory, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
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