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 the area. You might see bear or moose, and if you go on a day cruise: orcas, humpback whales, sealions, otters, seals, puffins and lots of other birds.
Due to COVID-19 we are currently still closed. We plan on opening after June 23, 2020.
Please check Alaska State Health Mandates at covid19.alaska.gov/health-mandates/.
Hostel Accommodation will be restricted to people travelling together and requires a booking/payment for a minimum of 2 persons per room. Kitchen access is limited. Please inquire for details.
Our check-in hours: from 5 pm to 10 pm from June to August.
May & September from 6 pm to 9 pm. If you would like to stay in April or September, please make sure to check with us if we are open.
Check Out Time: 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.
Check out our accommodations and make a reservations!
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. Shared bathroom
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 are provided. There is fully equipped kitchen available. Shared bathrooms. Some of our basic hostel private rooms are located in a different building, approx. one block from the main hostel.
Hostel Beds (Dormitory Style Accommodation)
Our dormitory rooms usually accommodate 6 persons (3 bunk beds). You can rent one bed or an entire rooms. Linens are included. Shared bathrooms. Access to fully equipped kitchen.