Kenai River Lodge

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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Kenai River Lodge

Kenai River Lodge

3.0 star property

4.0/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
393 Riverside Drive, Soldotna, AK, 99669

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationKenai National Wildlife Refuge8 min walk
  • Popular LocationCentennial Park12 min walk
  • Popular LocationSoldotna Creek Park15 min walk
  • AirportKenai, AK (ENA-Kenai Municipal)17 min drive

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About this area


Kenai River Lodge is located on a river and in an area with good airport proximity. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Soldotna Creek Park and Centennial Park, while Soldotna Homestead Museum and Challenger Learning Center are cultural highlights. Don't miss out on a visit to Jumping Junction. Guests appreciate the lodge's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Soldotna Homestead Museum - 7 min walk
  • Kenai National Wildlife Refuge - 8 min walk
  • Centennial Park - 12 min walk
  • Soldotna Creek Park - 15 min walk
  • Soldotna Regional Sports Complex - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • Kenai, AK (ENA-Kenai Municipal) - 17 min drive


  • Dairy Queen - 3 min walk
  • Kaladi Brothers - 6 min walk
  • Sushi Exchange - 6 min walk
  • Caribou Family Restaurant - 7 min walk
  • Moose Is Loose - 13 min walk

About this property

Kenai River Lodge

3-star riverfront lodge near Soldotna Homestead Museum
Along with a bar/lounge, this lodge has laundry facilities and barbecue grills. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a picnic area and ATM/banking services. All 28 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find coffee makers, free local calls, and hair dryers.
Kenai River Lodge offers 28 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. 32-inch LCD televisions come with cable channels. Housekeeping is provided daily.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Limited onsite parking

Food and drink

  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Fishing

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • ATM/banking services
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

  • English


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Picnic area


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Bed sheets


  • Bathtub or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom


  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Cable channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board

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Check-in from 3 PM - 9 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 10 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

We should mention

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Kenai Lodge
Kenai River
Kenai River Lodge
Kenai River Lodge Hotel
Kenai River Lodge Hotel Soldotna
Kenai River Lodge Soldotna
Kenai River Hotel Soldotna
Kenai River Lodge Alaska/Soldotna
Kenai River Soldotna
Kenai River Lodge Lodge
Kenai River Lodge Soldotna
Kenai River Lodge Lodge Soldotna

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Overall score and ratings


Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 153 out of 427 reviews
5 - Excellent 36%
Rating 4 - Good. 164 out of 427 reviews
4 - Good 38%
Rating 3 - Okay. 75 out of 427 reviews
3 - Okay 18%
Rating 2 - Poor. 29 out of 427 reviews
2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 6 out of 427 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great view of the river and conveniently close to other areas of town.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Priced right, very nice view of River. Quiet heater! Negative, old furniture and carpet.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2022

2/5 Poor

Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Best check in ever
Most friendly check in ever! Polite friendly, informative and accommodating!
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022

1/5 Terrible

Traveled with family
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
When we got there the front desk person was cleaning rooms because they didn’t have anyone show up to work. I’m sure this place could be ok, but room cleanliness suffered. We won’t be back.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021