Welcome to Moby Dick Hostel & Lodging!
Moby Dick Hostel & Lodging welcomes travelers and backpackers from all over the world. We are located in downtown Seward, close to the Alaska Sealife Center and the Seward Small Boat Harbor. Seward, on Resurrection Bay, is the gateway to the Kenai Fjords National Park, including tidewater glaciers and Exit Glacier. There is an abundance of wildlife in our area. You might see a bear or a moose, and if you go on a day cruise: orcas, humpback whales, sealions, otters, seals, puffins and/or lots of other birds.
We will close for the winter on September 6 and open again in Spring 2023.
Please check current Alaska State Health Mandates at covid19.alaska.gov/health-mandates/.
Check-in Time: after 5pm
with advance reservations. We will have restricted office hours, but will give you details on how to check-in by email or over the phone.
If you would like to stay in April or September, please make sure to check with us in advance if we are open.
Check Out Time: before 10 am
We can offer a 20% discount on boat tours to the Kenai Fjords National Park with Kenai Fjords Tours and 10% off with Major Marine Tours, if we book them for you.
Also 5 - 10% discount (depending on type of tour) offered for SunnyCove Sea Kayaking, Exit Glacier Guides and Kayak Adventures Worldwide.
Please check out our accommodations and send us an email if you have any questions!
Overview of Accommodations (for details and rates follow this link)
Our lodging rooms have one double and one twin (single) bed. The rooms have a fully equipped kitchenette, with a two-burner stove and a mini-fridge. Linens and towels are included. Shared bathroom with one other room.
Basic Hostel Private Room / Family Room
We offer basic rooms with one queen size bed and some rooms also have an additional bunk bed. They are very basic rooms. Linens and towels are provided. There is a fully equipped kitchen available. Shared bathrooms.
Hostel Beds (Dormitory Style Accommodation)
Our dormitory rooms accommodate up to 6 persons (3 bunk beds). You can rent one bed or an entire room. Linens and a towel are included. Shared bathrooms. Access to a fully equipped kitchen.