Kick off Spring Break with three nights of The Mother Hips, original California soul since 1991! The San Francisco based band will be making their first ever stop to Alaska and they are pumped to play in front of the opening weekend spring break crowd. The Sitz will also be offering ...Read More
The beginning part of the Alaskan winter is long. Towards the middle to end of October folks start to notice the days getting shorter and colder with that trend stretching into November. The temps drop and the rain storms that frequent southcentral AK start to deliver snow on the higher ...Read More
Andrew was born in Homer, Alaska. He was an avid athlete and wrestler that dreamed of one day representing his country on the wrestling mat. After moving to Palmer, Alaska and winning multiple state titles Andrew was injured in the summer of 2005 in an ATV accident while in route to his ...Read More
Experience luxury accommodations with modern touches and rich Native heritage surrounded by unspoiled Alaskan wilderness.
Overall, the underlying design concept in the Hotel revolves around integrating Native elements and themes unique to Alaska. The results highlight warm, organic elements to the hotel interiors bringing the natural beauty of the great outdoors inside.
Our guest rooms feature Alaska Native artwork from respected turn-of-the century photographer and artist Edward Curtis. In the hotel entrance and throughout the public areas, a new collection of Native Alaskan artwork is on display. The artwork features Native artists Larry Ahvakana and Percy Avugiak. Ahvakana is most famous for his Inuit or Inupiaq figures and animals sculptured from wood, alabaster, marble, glass, ivory and cast in bronze or other metals. Avugiak’s work reflects his village life and experiences throughout parts of Alaska.
Many of the art pieces are available for purchase. Please inquire at the Hotel Front Desk.