Ketchikan, Alaska’s Black Bear Inn is perfectly located on the waterfront just four miles north of the heart of town and midway between the area’s most popular attractions. Completed in 2007, this Elegant Bed and Breakfast and Luxury Vacation Rental was designed for guest’s privacy and relaxation. Its unique furnishings, tasteful decor and numerous amenities can only be matched by the finest of hotels. All of the Black Bear Inn’s rooms have stunning views of the Tongass Narrows. Alaska’s best artists are featured throughout the Inn. Sirius satellite surround sound greets the guests upon arrival and free high speed Wireless Internet is available everywhere on the property.
The Black Bear Inn is ideal for, short-term stays by guests who are departing on, or returning from other Alaskan adventures or longer stays by travelers who choose Ketchikan for their Alaska Adventure. Arrival and departure transportation is provided.
Whether you are looking for a romantic Bed and Breakfast or an outstanding Vacation Rental, the Black Bear Inn is perfect. It is set up to accommodate large families, business groups, fishing parties, or wedding guests. You can rent all four bedrooms in the main house as a Vacation Rental, the one-bedroom luxury Vacation Rental apartment, the romantic Vacation Rental cabin, or one bedroom with private bath in the main house’s Bed and Breakfast. The propertyis open year-round.
The Bed and Breakfast has distinctive, beautifully appointed bedrooms with private entrances and baths, fireplaces, flat screen TV’s with DVD and VCR players, refrigerators, phones and wireless Internet. A self-serve Continental Plus breakfast and snacks are included when you stay in the Bed and Breakfast. Indoor and outdoor eating areas are provided for privacy or to accommodate large groups. The Inn’s well-designed kitchen offers top of the line appliances, a crystal chandelier, Italian tile work and everything needed to prepare that special meal.The living room has a warm luxurious feel enhanced by a hand built designer fireplace in the corner. There is a leather couch and matching love seat near by. The room has a flat panel TV, a DVD and VCR player and seating for 10 people. There is a game and movie cabinet, library, guest lop top and printer. The Inn also provides free local phone calling, and use of a copy, scan and fax machine
The Eagles Nest, a beautiful one-bedroom Vacation Rental Apartment on the top floor on the outside of the Inn, has its own private entrance and covered porch. The Bunkhouse, a private, romantic Vacation Rental Cabin sets next to the main inn.
Ravens and Seagulls perch in the Sixty-year-old Spruce and Cedars that border the property’s park-like garden setting. Multilevel decking wraps around the Inn, providing outstanding spots to sit back and watch wildlife, float planes, barges, fishing boats, world-class yachts, Alaska ferries, and cruise ships. The covered outdoor Hot Tub, fire pit and BBQ building, on the waters edge, is the most romantic place to watch Ketchikan’s majestic sunsets. There is an outdoor crab cooker, fish smoker and fish cleaning area for guests to prepare their catch of the day and a freezer to store fish boxes.
Laundry service is provided, free of charge, to all guests. The Inn is non-smoking, but covered porches can be used for smoking. Arrangements must be made in advance if there are children in the group. Pets are accepted in the cabin with prior approval.