Breathtaking Seward, AK is located on the Kenai Peninsula at the head of Resurrection Bay and surrounded by a snowy mountain range, making it an exceptional spot to enjoy the great outdoors. Whether you’re in the mood to get out and active, or are just looking to sit back and enjoy the incredible scenery, you’ll have an exciting array of options available in this stunning town.
Start your trip with a hike in one of the many gorgeous Alaskan natural areas nearby, including Kenai Fjords National Park, Chugach National Forest, and Caines Head State Recreation Area. Fishers and beachstrollers alike will find plenty of easily accessible waterways to choose from. If, on a chilly day, indoor recreation sounds more appealing, the Seward Parks and Recreation Department offers plenty of ways to get your blood pumping, from racquetball to weight rooms.
If you’re lucky enough to be in Seward in the Spring, join a boat tour to watch the annual migration of whales returning from Maui. There are also a host of public celebrations in the Spring with live music, fishing derbies, and other family friendly events.
On winter days, at our IHG hotels in Seward, you’ll enjoy taking advantage of the city’s only indoor pool. And, in the evening, the friendly staff can help recommend a fabulous (and warm!) place to dine in the historic downtown area. Just a few reasons why an IHG hotel is the best choice for making the most of your trip to Seward.