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Auburn, United States
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Our 6-6-16 to 6-12-16 stay at Drifter's Lodge was fantastic from arrival to departure. The cabins are comfy and our 5 days of fishing were unbelievable. We were treated to kindness, friendship and smiling faces each and every minute of our stay. We urge anyone going to Alaska to please check out Drifter's Lodge and make your own wonderful memories...

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Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Our family of four enjoyed a two night stay at one of the cabins in July 2016. We were greeted with a warm welcome and given a full tour at checkin. The site includes a 24/7 sauna for guest use, a campfire that is centrally located along the Kenai for all patrons to converse around (marshmallows are available to roast...

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Fresno, California
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Can't express enough how amazing Drifter Lodge is and especially the people at Drifters! My husband is an avid fisherman, he was BLOWN away by the knowledge of the guides and the fish he caught! We saw and fished right next to a Grizzly Bear, we limited out on everything, we caught Sockeye Salmon (right next to our Grizzly friend-he...

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

We could not be more pleased that you had such an amazing adventure! All our guides love what they do and when our guests have such great experiences like you did....it just makes us equally as happy! Super awesome that you could enjoy so many of the activities we provide and that you got that Halibut trip in! We really...

Ohio
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Drifter's Lodge was perfect for our family. We stayed in the main lodge and the view was AMAZING! The rooms were very nice and the kitchen well equipped for our needs. We went rafting and some of us went fishing...everyone was VERY NICE and most accommodating =) We really enjoyed the nightly fire too =)

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We stayed in Cabin 4 right at the fire pit and water's edge. The entire staff was extremely helpful and made us feel like part of the family. We booked our July trip in February, and received multiple phone calls each month to make sure everything was scheduled exactly the way we wanted. Drifter's scheduled a scenic float trip down...

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

Hi Terry, Thank you for the wonderful review and for staying with us! We are so happy that everything was as expected and that you were able to enjoy the Kenai Peninsula. Come back and see us anytime!

Springdale, Washington
Reviewed 7 July 2016

The entire staff here are extremely friendly, knowledgeable, and truly seem to love what they are doing. From the moment you arrive to the end of your stay you feel like part of this wonderful group of people. The campfire each night by the river's edge is a great way to unwind and listen to all the other guest's stories...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 6 July 2016

From the owner Bob Rima to every member of his staff all of these people were incredible. Helpful and informative in every aspect that one could imagine. Whether it was booking an excursion to view bears and eagles {on a private aircraft} or fishing for salmon and halibut they were gracious and on top of their game! I just wish...

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Newalla, Oklahoma
Reviewed 4 June 2016

The staff at Drifters Lodge are amazing . The cabins are designed and decorated Alaskan . And with lots of activities, the Kenai River, and Alaskan beauty, it is the best place to come. I guarantee, you will love your stay here.

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Reviewed 16 May 2016

As a local, I drive by this place every time we go to Anchorage. I never thought to stop by and check it out, and I'm sure glad we did! For me, my wife, and our 7th month old girl, this was a perfect basecamp for the weekend adventure. The friendly staff helped us settle in and get nice and...

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KENAI
Reviewed 15 May 2016

This is a magnificent place to spend some time while in Alaska. The atmosphere makes you feel at home & the staff all do everything they can to make your stay enjoyable! All of the people from the owner to the guests have smiles on their faces at this place. We enjoyed a wonderful scenic float trip for 3 hours...

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

Thank you for your review! We are so happy that your Alaskan experience was amazing and that you could enjoy one of our excellent rafting trips! Smiles on faces is what we aim for but our guests make it so easy. Come back anytime!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

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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