Destination guide

Take in the riverfront beauty of Ketchikan

The riverfront and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Ketchikan. Travellers to this walkable city praise the shopping, local tours and sightseeing. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Ketchikan

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ketchikan is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Settlers Cove State Recreational Site (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Ward Lake (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Saxman Totem Park (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Totem Bight State Park (17.8 mi / 28.6 km)
  • Misty Fjords National Monument (24.9 mi / 40.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Ketchikan

Fly into Ketchikan, AK (KTN-Ketchikan Intl.), the closest airport, located 17.6 mi (28.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Metlakatla, AK (MTM), which is 27.6 mi (44.5 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Ketchikan?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 62 holiday rentals around Ketchikan. From 26 Houses to 6 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Ketchikan is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ketchikan?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Ketchikan. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Guard Island Light: 61 holiday rentals
  • Settlers Cove State Recreational Site: 61 holiday rentals
  • Tongass Historical Museum: 61 holiday rentals
  • Totem Heritage Center: 61 holiday rentals
  • Mariah Charters: 63 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ketchikan listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Ketchikan?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 26 Houses in Ketchikan. Our other popular types of Ketchikan holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 6 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 6 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 6 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Ketchikan?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 55 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Ketchikan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.