Description of Glamping Units
This rustic cabin rental can be found in the secluded setting of Whale Island, Alaska, and is perfect for a coastal camping getaway. It offers one bedroom with a queen-size bed and a set of bunk beds, with all of the beds dressed in cozy linens.
Glampers can use the toilet in the cabin during the night but full bathroom facilities are located in the outhouse a short walk away.
The cabin has a kitchen area that boasts plenty of amenities for guests to cook up a storm, including a full-size oven and fridge. The hosts also supply dry items in the pantry for guests to use, including wine and coffee. There is a table in the cabin for reading and dining and the property is kept toasty warm thanks to the wood-burning stove. Read More
- Bunk beds
- Dining table
- Double bed
- Kitchen equipment
- Linens provided
- Lounge/Living room
- Mosquito net
- Running water
- Sofa bed/Futon
- Tea kettle
The secluded setting means that guests will need to come prepared with supplies during their stay, but the hosts have ensured that guests will have access to a wide range of amenities to help them feel at home. There is no running water but rainwater is collected and stored on barrels for guests to use. There are fuel and a generator for power, as well as a chest freezer for fish storage.
There is a camp toilet in the cabin, and guests will also have access to the new, impeccable main outhouse. There are also showers at the property.
The hosts supply kayaks for exploring the waters and a small boat to use for fishing.
- Breakfast included
- Deck or balcony
- Fire pit
- Patio furniture
Location + Surroundings
For guests hoping to escape their busy lives, there is no destination more perfect than Whale Island in Alaska. Guests will be able to disconnect from real life and enjoy a remote getaway on their own on four private acres on a beautiful cove. Whale Island measures 17 square miles and is very secluded. It is located adjacent to Raspberry and Afognak Islands and is populated primarily with deer. Guests will be able to explore all that the island has to offer, as well as possibly heading out by boat or kayak to visit the nearby islands and to explore the ocean.
The island is accessible via seaplane or guests can drive to Anton Larsen Bay and arrive by boat after a crossing of just five miles. Read More
- Bird watching
In this exclusive island setting, guests will be able to roam and explore until their hearts are content. There are endless trails for hiking and guests will delight in the chance to get to know the unique wildlife that lives in this remote location. In addition, the incredible views on offer provide the perfect backdrop for glamping and guests should be sure to bring their cameras with them so that they can take photos to show loved ones back home.
From the island, guests can head off from the launching points for halibut charters and go fishing while exploring the waters. There are also kayaks for glampers to take out on the water to try and spot whales in the ocean. Guests will also be able to enjoy trips to the nearby islands where they can explore the rugged terrain in a different location.
- You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.
- You will be charged for one full night’s stay plus 50% of the cost of the rest of the stay if you cancel within 7 days of check-in.
No internet is available, and there is only very limited cell reception.
Weather is absolutely taken into consideration, regarding the cancellation policy.
There are three cabins on the property (the third is available, but as yet unfinished). If guests do not want to share the property with other guests, please inquire with the host about renting the entire property when submitting a booking request. Read More