Gateway Hotel is located in Seward. This 3-star hotel offers a 24-hour front desk and an ATM. Guests can have a drink at the snack bar. At the hotel, all rooms come with a desk, a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom, bed linen and towels. All guest rooms at Gateway Hotel feature air conditioning and a closet. A continental breakfast is available every morning at the accommodation. Gateway Hotel has a sun terrace. The area is popular for hiking, and car rental is available at the hotel. The nearest airport is Kenai Municipal Airport, 104 miles from Gateway Hotel.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Gateway Hotel has been welcoming guests since Apr 9, 2021

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Breakfast Info


Free parking available at the hotel


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Room Type
2 queen beds
Bedroom 1:
1 king bed
Bedroom 2:
2 queen beds
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Travel Sustainable Level 2
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Guest reviews


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  • Emme
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Perfect location for our boat tour of the Kenai fiords. Nice bar and relaxing area. Very easy to store luggage for free.Walking distance from the train station.
  • Becky
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Friendly staff, breakfast that featured vegan sausage on order, craft brewery pop-up in the evening. Location is terrific in general, but especially if you're taking a small boat excursion, as the small boat harbor is right across the street.
  • Laura
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The room was spacious and clean. Breakfast was great, tons of choices available on the buffet. It was located near the restaurants and attractions - long walk or short drive.
  • Stevens
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The hotel is pristine and modern. The bed was outstandingly comfortable! The site said there was not wifi, but we had wifi and it worked fine. We had a situation the morning of our cruise, where we realized we should have been in Whittier, not...
  • Todd
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Gateway is very clean and comfortable. It was built with practical standards. Easy check in. Very quiet and relaxing. Great location to amenities, shopping and sight seeing trips. Reasonably good breakfast free.
  • Greg
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Staff was friendly. A valued amenity is the luggage transfer service provided by the hotel. This helped immensely as we were traveling with elderly.
  • Robert
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Very clean, the room was spacious. Beds were comfy, AC worked great.
  • David
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Clean and modern. Staff was really polite and cordial.
  • Julita
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    We only stayed for 1 night. Our room was ready at noon when we arrived!!! Great service, very friendly staff! Beautiful new hotel in a great location! Close to everything! Highly recommend m!
  • Carla
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The location is fantastic - center Seward - you can walk anywhere else in the main area of town. Just a short walk to get to the water. Breakfast was good with many different options and the breakfast room is full of windows to see the town and...

Property questions and answers
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  • We are 3 adults and 2 kids.can kids stay in the same room with 2 queen beds ?

    Our double queen rooms are meant to hold four people. If needed, we can provide a rollaway for the fifth person!
    Answered on 26 June 2022
  • are pets allowed

    Hello, While we love animals, we do not have facilities to accommodate them here at Seward Gateway Hotel. In Seward Harbor 360 Hotel has couple of pet..
    Answered on 24 May 2021
  • Is there free internet

    Yes, we do provide free internet.
    Answered on 11 August 2021
  • How far is the train depot and cruise port from the hotel?

    The train depot is 1/2 mile away and the cruise port is 1 mile away from our amazing establishment. We also provide scheduled shuttle transportation f..
    Answered on 19 February 2022
  • Can I pay at the hotel if I guarantee my booking with a credit card?

    Unfortunately no
    Answered on 21 August 2022
  • Do you have a Hot Tub?

    No we do not
    Answered on 24 August 2021
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Amenities of Gateway Hotel
Great facilities! Review score, 9.1

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Mountain view
  • View
  • Sun deck
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Hiking
  • Fishing
    Additional chargeOff-site
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Snack bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
No internet access available.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • 24-hour security
  • Shuttle service
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Carpeted
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Auditory guidance
  • Visual aids (tactile signs)
  • Visual aids (Braille)
  • Lowered sink
  • Raised toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

Gateway Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 4:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 12 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Extra bed upon request
Crib upon request
3 - 11 years
Extra bed upon request
12+ years
Extra bed upon request
$20 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express Gateway Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Gateway Hotel

  • Check-in at Gateway Hotel is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The prices at Gateway Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Gateway Hotel is 0.7 miles from the center of Seward. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Gateway Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Fishing

  • Guests staying at Gateway Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • Room options at Gateway Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Suite