Kodiak Compass Suites
The Kodiak Compass Suites sit one block off the ocean in the center of town on Kodiak Island. The island is known for its remote, untamed nature, drawing visitors for hiking, kayaking, fishing, hunting and history. And Kodiak Compass Suites is a hotel known for its modern, larger-than-average rooms and commanding views of the ocean and surrounding peaks.
Kodiak Compass Suites are ideally located near to some of the town’s top attractions, including the Alutiiq Museum, Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, St. Paul Harbor, Kodiak History Museum, Kodiak Maritime Museum and the orthodox cathedral. A short drive accesses Fort Abercrombie State Historical Park. And a selection of municipal parks and hiking trailheads are nearby to the hotel’s front doors.
An onsite fitness center accommodates various fitness routines, with a bench and free weights, treadmill, elliptical machine, exercise bike, weight machine and rowing machine. Guest laundry facilities are available and the computer center means there’s no need to travel with a laptop (but WiFi is available throughout the property as well). An elevator accesses all three floors of the building, making the hotel’s public spaces ADA-compliant.
Kodiak Compass Suites does not offer breakfast or onsite dining, but the helpful front desk staff are ready to recommend the best local restaurants. And the onsite shop is stocked with travel essentials and snacks. Grab a snack from the vending machine and complimentary coffee from the lobby before enjoying the third-floor lounge between active excursions around Kodiak.
All of the guest rooms at Kodiak Compass Suites are either suites or mini-suites, offering a roomy stay. Common to all rooms are a private bathroom with walk-in shower, 50″ LCD TV, seating area, air conditioning and a kitchenette with sink, refrigerator, microwave, toaster, utensils, plates and glassware.
View rooms face the ocean and accommodate up to 4 guests in either a king or queen bed plus a sofa bed. Mountain View rooms face the mountains and accommodate up to 4 guests in a queen bed plus a sofa bed; a selection of these rooms are ADA compliant for up to 2 guests with transfer bars and roll-up shower and kitchen sink. Lastly, guests can choose a room with two extra-long full beds, for up to 2 guests.