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Beachfront
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Free Airport Transportation
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Reviewed July 16, 2015

If you are traveling to Ketchikan Alaska you must plan on staying at the Black Bear Inn. We had the pleasure of staying in two of the rooms there and both were truly a wonderful experience. Raven Haven and the Homestead Bedrooms. Both were impecably...More

1  Thank Joel W
Reviewed July 15, 2015

My husband and I just returned home from a wonderful 9 day get away in Ketchikan at the Black Bear Inn, July 3-11. We love the place so much we’ve been there 5 years in a row. When we first started our trips to Alaska...More

1  Thank EmptyNester256
Response from Msdetail, Owner at Black Bear InnResponded July 17, 2015

Thank You so much for taking the time to share your experiences at the Black Bear Inn and to tell others how you feel about our beautiful island community. Many potential Alaska Travelers are not aware of how easy it is to get to Ketchikan,...More

Reviewed July 15, 2015

Okay, I admit that I am somewhat cheating and writing another review when I haven't stayed their lately. But I looked up their address tonight to send them a thank you gift/map for last year (I know, a bit late) and I saw this most...More

1  Thank onelnsbt
Response from Msdetail, Owner at Black Bear InnResponded July 17, 2015

Jim and I were very touched that you would take the time to come to our defense. Thank you so much for doing so and for the encouragement. Negative reviews are truly disappointing but there is always something to be learned from them as well....More

Reviewed July 13, 2015

When I booked the room for 3 nights as the first stop on our Alaska Marine Highway adventure, the owner was positively effusive on the phone...wanted to do all she could to contribute to our little Alaska adventure. When the ferry system abruptly cancelled our...More

4  Thank G Z
Response from Msdetail, Owner at Black Bear InnResponded July 14, 2015

Although it is disheartening and difficult to respond to a review filled with so many distortions and untruths, I will reply to some of your statements, for the sake of other guest who might read your comments. On July 15, 2015 the Black Bear Inn...More

Reviewed July 4, 2015

What a wonderful place to rest and relax. Unfortunately we only stayed one night. We were welcomed so warmly after picking us up. Shown our room and how breakfast went. Delivered to a restaurant for tea and then delivered to the airport the next day....More

1  Thank Donna H
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Hot Tub
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US$226 - US$287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$226 - US$287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Marcia T
March 1, 2017|
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Response from Nicole C | Property representative |
When guests arrive after 9:00 PM and do not rent a car, we suggest that they take a cab to the Inn. We are only 2.3 miles North of the ferry landing and there are cabs waiting at the terminal when the boat arrives. The... More
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Bettynesbitt
December 11, 2016|
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Response from Nicole C | Property representative |
Hi Liz , I just saw your question and wanted you to know that to city bus dose stop at the Black Bear Inn every hour and will take you to many of the places you will want to visit, if you do not rent a car. Many of our... More
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NotLadyGaga
March 31, 2015|
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Response from Nicole C | Property representative |
I am not sure why we got this question. Although I have been to Mazatlan, the Black Bear Inn is in Ketchikan, Alaska. If you are planning a trip to Southeast Alaska, please give me a call. I am happy to assist you with your... More
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"If you visit here, book the Bunkhouse. It has the most room and the kitchenette makes it easy to dine in if..."
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"Apartment room overlooks the water and has extra space to sit and take in the views."
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"Recommend speaking directly with Nicole as you prepare to book. She can describe options and provide tips and..."
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"we really liked Raven's Haven, but any would be great"
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