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Seward Boat Harbor

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we love marinas, and to be able to walk around all the docks and see all the kinds of boats from small ones to the Kenai Glacier cruise ones. about twice a week, during summer, the Cruise ships dock here, and the travelers go by...More

Thank mikealexander728
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are plenty of shops to wander through whilst waiting for your cruise boat. The area surrounding the boat harbour is spectacular - snow on the mountain tops even in July. A very clean and safe area to wander about.

Thank RBN11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our 35th Anniversary and a fishing 🎣 trip was exactly what we needed! We 🐠 like it was still our First! Had Just as much fun if not more. We love the Snagging Hole in Seward almost as much as the one in Homer.

Thank randynina
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Our cruise ship left from the area east of the marina and we had an excellent view of just how big and busy the harbor is. The harbor is lined with boardwalks and is the site of numerous shops and restaurants. It is the home...More

Thank jer b
Reviewed 24 September 2018

When you come from Ontario, Canada where it is flat, looking at mountains every hour of the day is just so breathtaking. We enjoyed meeting different people from the area while walking around looking at the boats. Such friendly people here & they shared info...More

Thank Picture_Perch
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Some cruises end here at this port. You can stay at some motels and the resturants are many along the doks. Do not stay at the Breeze Inn. They have security issues and maid problems . Management is not interested in hearing about them or...More

Thank Rick D
Reviewed 19 September 2018

The small boat harbor provides boardwalks along the shore, and down into the marina, so you can view the fishing and tour boats up close. Fishing charters are plentiful, and there's a viewing area for you to see the day's catch, and watch them clean...More

Thank Sad7288
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

It was a gorgeous day and the habor was equally pretty. We walked along the docks and enjoyed the spectacular boats and watch the sea otters.

Thank Dottie B
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

The town of Seward is small, but beautiful with great places to eat and plenty of shops. There is on grocery store in town, but even in the grocery store has souvenirs for sale. We found these to be cheaper than the gift shop.

Thank gina r
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Very cool spot, at around 5-6 pm the fishermen would bring in their massive salmon and halibut catches for the day and would fillet the fresh fish right in front of you. There's often sea otters hanging around eating the scraps of the fish as...More

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Brenda E
15 July 2017|
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Response from Christopher T | Reviewed this property |
You should see plenty of activity all day since it is a busy harbor. Lunch to afternoon would be when I would plan to observe boating activity. Marine life is mostly out in the bay (Resurrection Bay). Suggest taking a... More
28 November 2016|
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Response from StevenR245 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure but I think one operator said that it was free to Mainland USA. Cost of fishing charter is very high compared to Australian priced. Cost was approx USD $400 for about 8 hours.
27 November 2016|
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Response from Sandilo | Reviewed this property |
There are several Charters in Seward. cracker jack charters, puffin charters, aurora charters. the fish house, profish-n-sea