Welcome to Bear Essentials Lodging

  

Rustic Lodging at its BEST!

About Us

Bringing you the Alaskan dream!

 Located in the Heart of the Kenai Peninsula
Tall Tree Road
Anchor Point, Alaska
(Mile post 149.5 on the Sterling Highway 1) 

Open Year Round!

We offer clean comfortable rooms at very reasonable rates.
 Our rates vary by season, duration of stay,
and the number of guests.
 

Stay one night, several nights, or longer.
  

Extended stay discounts apply.      

Find Your Alaskan Adventure

  Bear Essentials Lodge is a rustic lodge located in Anchor Point, Alaska. We are in a remote location surrounded by the beauty of Alaska views, scenery, and wildlife.

Our Alaskan Lodging is located minutes away from fishing, hunting, clamming,  sightseeing, hiking, wildlife photography, and many other Alaskan adventures and activities that Alaska is famous for.  

Lodging

We are located at mile post 149.5 on the Sterling Highway 1.

Turn left on to Tall Tree Road.  Go down Tall Tree Road 2.5 miles to Chestes Street and turn right.  Go up the hill a quarter mile to the lodge, which is on the left.   

We have two rustic log cabin style buildings each with two rental units.

Bear Den

 

The Bear Den can accommodate 4-5 people and includes the following amenities: 

* Private Bathroom * Queen bed and a bunk beds

Summer Rates (May 1 - Sept 31)

w/1   Person: $95.00 per night

w/2 People:  $110.00   per night\

w/3 People: $125.00 per night

Winter Rates (Oct 1 - Apr 30)

w/1 Person: $70.00 per   night  w/2 People: $85.00   per night 

w/3 People: $100.00 per night 

There will be an additional charge of $20.00 per person per night for each additional persons. 

The Snow Shoe Room

The Snow Shoe Room accommodates up to 6 people and has the following amenities:


* Private bathroom  

* Queen bed and a bunk bed comprised  of a queen bed w/double bed on top  

* Private sunroom- From here you will enjoy views of Mt. Iliamna, Mt. Redoubt and,  on a very clear day, Mt. Spur.    

Our sunsets are world class so be sure to bring your camera.  

      

Summer Rates (May 1 - Sept 31)

w/1   Person: $105.00 per night
w/2 People: $120.00   per night 

w/3 People: $135.00 per night 


      

Winter Rates (Oct 1 - Apr 30)

w/1 Person: $80.00 per   night
w/2 People: $95.00   per night 

w/3 People: $115.00 per night 


      

There will be an additional charge of $20.00 per person per night for each additional persons.

  

Iliamna/Augustine Rooms (Located in our Second Log Building )

 Each room accommodates 4 people and includes the following amenities:
 

* Private bath w/shower
* Satellite TV/Flat Screen TV
* Work table 

* Log bunk bed comprised of a queen bed below and double bed on top
 

Summer Rates (May 15 - Sept 31)

w/1 Person: $ 95.00 per night

w/2 People: $110.00   per night

w/3 People: $130.00   per night

   

Winter Rates (Oct 1 - May 14)

 w/1   Person: $ 70.00 per night

w/2 People: $85.00   per night

w/3 People: $100.00   per night


      

There will be an additional charge of $20.00 per person per night for each additional persons.

Policies & Other Amenities

Check out: 10 AM - Check in: After 12 PM

If you need more time please check with the host. We will make every effort to accommodate you.


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask your hosts. We are here to make your stay as pleasant as possible.

Should you want to try your hand at cooking over an open fire or just want to enjoy a campfire, please feel free to use our outdoor cooking and picnic area.  

Smoking is not allowed in the lodge, rooms, or kitchen/dining area,however you are welcome to do so outside.

Fishermen: A fish cleaning station has been provided for your convenience.  If space allows we can also freeze your catch.  For larger amounts we recommend one of the local Fish Processors.


  

Please note that although you were able to drive here in a relatively short time on what are considered good Alaskan roads, this is a remote area. We furnish our own electricity, water and sewer (hair dryers may not run on our power system).


The Lodge has great cell phone reception and there is WIFI throughout.


Each room is furnished with Satellite TV for your enjoyment.  

Contact Us

Send us an inquiry

Karl and Jane Schott, your hosts to a Great Alaskan Adventure

 We offer various specials
throughout the year
 

Contact us for current rates and specials
 

Bear Essentials Lodging

Mile Post 149.5 on the Sterling Highway 1.

Lodge: 907-350-2997