Historic Hotel Seward Blog

Browse through an archive of blog posts from historic Hotel Seward. Our blog provides helpful tips, recommendations, event news, and details on specials and discounts. Topics that are covered include historic Hotel Seward, Seward, Alaska, Kenai Fjords National Park, Resurrection Bay, holidays, and more.

Combine Exciting Winter Activities with a Stay at Historic Hotel Seward!

Jan 15, 2018

Don’t be shy, it’s beautiful out there! The snow is falling and it’s time for an Alaskan winter getaway. A stay at Hotel Seward, Alaska’s premier historic hotel in the beautiful seaside town of Seward on the Kenai Peninsula, puts you right in the middle of eclectic winter action opportunities amid incomparable natural majesty. Here […]

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A Stay at Historic Hotel Seward Goes Well with Winter Hiking

Jan 13, 2018

In addition to fantastic  Alaska tours from local companies, Seward and the surrounding areas offer some of the best winter hiking in all of Alaska, a great combination with a relaxing stay at historic Hotel Seward, Alaska’s best boutique hotel. We recommend the Tonsina Creek Trail for a relaxing hike through a snow-dusted forest, leading to a […]

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Things to do on Valentine’s Day – Special Dinner at Ms. Gene’s Place, Hotel Seward’s Victorian Restaurant

Jan 11, 2018

The official holiday season may be behind us but the celebrations never stop at historic Hotel Seward, Alaska’s top hotel. Can you smell the romance in the crisp winter air? Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and Seward’s premiere boutique, historic Hotel Seward, has luxurious accommodations to spoil your most loved one. Combine a […]

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Historic Hotel Seward’s restaurant, Ms. Gene’s Place – Updated Menus and Winter Hours

Jan 7, 2018

Searching for an Alaska restaurant to include in a short getaway or an Alaskan winter vacation? Winter is the best time to enjoy historic Hotel Seward’s intimate Victorian lounge that houses Seward’s best restaurant, Ms. Gene’s Place. Charmingly decorated, it is the perfect winter venue for a romantic night out, a business meets pleasure breakfast […]

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2018 Polar Bear Jump – Stay with Historic Hotel Seward!

Jan 6, 2018

It’s winter and it’s cold out there. It must be time for the 2018 Polar Bear Jump! Why not take the incomparably scenic drive down the Kenai Peninsula to Alaska’s favorite vacation spot, Seward, to jump into the nearly frozen waters of Resurrection Bay? Not up to the Polar Bear Jump challenge? You can still […]

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Historic Hotel Seward Loves the Alaska Railroad!

Jan 1, 2018

Here at Hotel Seward, Alaska’s best historic hotel, we’re honoring our long standing love affair with the Alaska Railroad by featuring several replica trains in our Christmas Holiday Tree display in addition to the paintings and memorabilia that we have up all year round. Searching for hotels in Seward to include in an Alaskan winter […]

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Join the Historic Hotel Seward Family for an Alaskan Christmas Getaway!

Dec 15, 2017

Searching for hotels in Seward for an Alaskan winter or Christmas getaway? At historic Hotel Seward, Alaska’s premier boutique accommodations, we strive to conjure the magic of a familial environment, a home away from home. And the holidays are no exception to this rule! For the Thanksgiving holiday this year, Chef Aaron worked tirelessly to […]

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Christmas Things to do near by

Dec 7, 2017

Christmas has come to Seward Christmas has come to Hotel Seward, and the decorations are a must see as part of your Holiday Celebrations. Santa Claus and the Staff at Hotel Seward have decorated the hotel beyond anything most people have seen.  Six foot soldiers will meet you at the front door where you will […]

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Seward Music Festival Don’t Forget

Sep 15, 2017

Don’t forget! The Seward Music Festival is fast approaching! This may be the last hurrah! of the summer season for locals and travelers alike to get together and enjoy some festivities before the snow begins to fall. Music, art, food. What more could you ever ask for! To top it all off all your friends, […]

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Boston Whaler 27′ Walkaround/Offshore

Sep 14, 2017

For Sale 27’ Walkaround/Offshore Boston Whaler Year:                1992 Engines:            Twin 225 Mercury Optimax, Saltwater Series (Installed new 2002 by Marita Sea and Ski  appox. 375 Hours) Hardtop:           Custom Aluminum hardtop (Mikes Welding, Sterling AK 2010) Fuel Tanks:       2 each, installed new 2007, approx. 210 gallons Trailer:              2002 Magnum, Galvanize Triple Axle Trailer Located:           Seward […]

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