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.

Waldo Arms Hotel

Traveller (44)
Dining (6)
Room & Suite (5)

About

Location
Cleanliness
Service
Value
Property amenities
Free Internet
Restaurant
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Room features
Non-smoking rooms
Good to know
HOTEL STYLE
Quaint

Location

Full view
Contact
6011 Lake Rd., Kaktovik, AK 99747
Getting there
Barter Island Airport2 km
See all nearby hotels
29Reviews
44Photos
4Q+A
9Room tips
Traveller rating
  • 16
  • 9
  • 4
  • 0
  • 0
Time of year
Traveller type
Language
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
I read many reviews of the Waldo Arms before traveling to Kaktovik, and was left wondering if I should pack a roll of duct tape, LOL!! Let me assure you, it is a fine place to stay while visiting the Alaskan Arctic. We were warm, well fed, and the staff was very nice. Our
Read more
I only spent one night the hotel is what you expect for remote Alaska. The food is good for everything thing being flown in, I was happy and surprised to even have a salad. But what really made the stay was the staff. Everyone was extremely helpful and kind! I can’t compare to
Read more
The Waldo Arms Hotel has been in Kaktovik for years and it shows it's age both inside and out. But everything works(well almost everything, our bedroom ceiling light didn't); the plumbing, tv, heat, etc. worked well for the 4 days we were there. Overall, very clean and
Read more
The food was yummy and the cook was pretty flexible. Marilyn was very hospitable with some super awesome stories. The hotel was nice and warm and provided everything we needed. I stayed here while I was touring with Akook Arctic Adventures - which I highly recommend. All rooms
Read more
+2
We spent our 5year wedding anniversary out in Kaktovik this past September. We read the trip advisor reviews and saw the photos. The photos can make anyone a little questionable. We were ready for an adventure and an adventure we got, but not with the hotel! The hotel was
Read more
Previous
Album Categories
All photosTravellerDining Room & SuiteBusiness Centre & Event Rooms
Nice, warm, cozy room!
Room with TV
Bedroom light
shared bathroom.
Room with a view :D
"All rooms have their charm!"
"Rooms are assigned as available. If you are travelling solo, you may end up with a roommate. Restrooms and Showers are common are / shared."
"Just staying here is good you would not get better treatment in a five star hotel"
"ask Waldo for his best room"
"Haha, a good room here is that you should be happy if you can get a room."
PreviousNext
12
LOCATION
United StatesAlaskaKaktovik
NUMBER OF ROOMS
13
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