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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bunk beds”(45 reviews)
“buffet style”(10 reviews)
“viewing platform”(12 reviews)
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What's included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Room Service
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Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
In the Heart of the Magnificent Katmai Wilderness Brooks Lodge overlooks the world famous Brooks River in the heart of Katmai National Park. The lodge, originally conceived as a fishing camp, has been in operation since 1950. The facilities have seen continuous upgrading and have gained...
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Location and contact
Naknek Lake, Katmai National Park and Preserve, AK
50.5 km to King Salmon Airport
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a review of the lodge, but it matters only because of the bears. We got lucky in the lottery and stayed for three days. I recommend staying as long as you can, rather than a day trip, because you can go before and...More

1  Thank TouristfromSF
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bear watching is great fun. The food was excellent. What a treat to have such great chefs. This was our third trip to Brooks but our first overnight. What a wonderful adventure with kind knowledgeable staff.

1  Thank marje86
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Brooks Lodge cabins are simple, clean and in a very good location to see bears and for fishing. The only available food is the lodge buffet which was reasonably good - quite a bit of variety and certainly all you could want to eat....More

2  Thank JPStarr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have to write the trut about this place even though I don’t want more people finding out how wonderful it really is! It took my husband 4 years to talk me in to going to Brooks Falls. We ve been twice now and plan...More

Thank woodyandblackie
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Spent three nights at Brooks Lodge. We were up before the day visitors arrived and there after they were gone. This gave us plenty of time to observe the bears. It's a fishing lodge with bunk beds...don't expect a five star resort. There were beds...More

1  Thank fewsl
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Price range
US$354 - US$396 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$354 - US$396 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (170)
Room & Suite (28)
Dining (10)
Pool & Beach (3)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Darren L
28 December 2017|
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Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
Probably nobody who has actually done this in January will answer. The National Park is technically open in the winter, but the usual point of access, the Visitors Center at Brooks Falls, is closed for the winter. You... More
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"not luxury but not budget. Expensive because of location"
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"Cabins are best!"
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"Haha! Not a lot of choice here. Or you can haul camping stuff..."
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"Reservations for peak season (July) sell out the first day they are offered, early January of the preceding..."
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