New Management for 2017, we are trying to exceed your expectations. Come for a fairly priced room with a private bath, convenient to Ted Stevens International airport. Leave impressed by the easy self check-in, full breakfast, off street parking, extra full kitchen for guest use, brand new linens and cute Alaskan decor. After a long flight, enjoy our super easy self check-in (late nights are no problem!) We'll see you at breakfast! If you have the time, a full breakfast is served 7:30am-9:00am. If you are in a hurry we stock grab and go items too. Please see our website for other details and pictures.
5 on November 16, 2015
Very Clean and quite location. Very close to airport for our late night arrival.
4.0 on October 01, 2015
Very accessible to airport, 5-10 minutes! Husband used to live in the Aluetians in Alaska, and was impressed with their artifacts, very comfy decor. Use of communal kitchen on lower floor, wish we had of known ahead of time, tho. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay, would definitely return, but don't go if u expect an actual breakfast. Actually, housekeeper came as we were leaving and apologized, wondering how we ate, as fridge was almost empty, whoever covered her days off hadn't topped up supplies. We were going out for hot breakfast anyway. She did say they haven't updated all servers on the web, as it does say online they cook u breakfast! Also, online they tell u to phone w any questions, but they never answer the phone ( which another review stated ). All this said, we still enjoyed the environment , even if it wasn't like a traditional B & B at all! More economical than a hotel, more comfortable!
Thank you for your thorough review. My husband and I are taking over this property for 2017 -feedback like yours is helping us know where to focus our efforts. I currently have the phones forwarded to my cell and we are excited to personally meet guests and make a yummy breakfast. If you are ever in our next of the woods again we'd love to host you!
- Jess (innkeeper)
4.2 on June 24, 2013
Enjoyed our stay at the Jewel Lake B and B. Owners were very accommodating and friendly. The entire place was immaculate which is an important criteria for us.
Thank you for your review. My husband and I are taking over this property for 2017 -we plan to keep up the cleaning and maintenance that the previous innkeepers were known for. We'd love to have you stay again sometime.
- Jess (innkeeper)
4.6 on June 20, 2013
We arrived very late and found a welcome note and key taped on the front door. The beds and room were clean and cozy. a central kitchen area with a fridge to place the food from our cooler overnight was convenient. Continental breakfast included freshly prepared eggs on the front porch. Price was less than nearby hotels. If we pass through Anchorage again, this is where we will stay.
4.8 on October 21, 2012
My husband and I brought our good friends and their two teen daughters to Alaska from Pennsylvania, and our first night was at JLB&B. What a perfect introduction to AK! Paul was an accomodating and gracious host. The common area is quintessential Alaskan. The rooms throughout the the property were very clean, quiet, had LOTS of down-filled pillows on well-covered beds, and were shielded from the summer's midnight sun's light so all were able to a good night's sleep! The downstairs rooms have elevated floors to accomodate plumbing...the ONLY (and minor) drawback to the whole experience! Be sure to get up early enough to enjoy a fresh warm lemon-almond muffin! And Paul's strawberry (in season?) waffels and breakfast egg-cheese-canadian bacon muffins are to die for! Certainly one of the best B&B experiences in AK!
5 on August 23, 2012
Cozy place to stay. We were lucky to find it, nice, clean, the breakfast was perfect, and the host was very friendly. We would recommend withconfidence to others.
5 on August 03, 2012
Host definitely has a gift of hospitality! Jewel Lake B&B is comfortable, clean, private, Alaska-style decor, with excellent food. I highly recommend!
5 on August 02, 2012
Cozy, clean, tastefully decorated rooms with delicious breakfast. Owner is friendly, hospitable and goes extra mile to make your stay great!
4.8 on July 27, 2012
This is a gorgeous little cabin-like B&B. Not too far from town and very close to the airport. the service was excellent, and my room was clean and comfortable. I would recommend this to everyone!
4.8 on June 19, 2012
We had a wonderful stay at Jewel Lake B&B! Paul was absolutely fantastic and really thought of everything. We started the day with yummy muffins from scratch and several options for breakfast. While at breakfast, Paul was very helpful in giving us local insight and directed us to some places we should visit while in Anchorage. After spending a long day in Anchorage we came back to Jewel Lake to find our beds made. The bathroom was also stocked with shampoo, conditioner and bath wash. Downstairs has a kitchen for the guests to use as well as beverages and snacks for purchase. Our only complaint is that Jewel Lake is off a main road, when we wanted to sleep with our windows open, we had some traffic noise.
Anchorage, AK (ANC) 2.5 miles
Antique Shopping, Art Galleries, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, Ski area, Zoo
Board games, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, Desk, Fax Machine, Fridge, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Kitchenette, Microwave, Outdoor grilling, Parking, Telephone, Walk to mass transit, Washer/dryer
Alarm clock, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Wi-Fi, Wired internet
Jess & Rob
The culinary powerhouse behind the Alaskan breakfast here, Jess first moved to Alaska in 1984 as a wee little girl with an adventurous family. A life-long Alaskan, Rob knew the importance of marrying a great cook with an adventurous spirit. He lives happily ever after as an Innkeeper now (even though that's mostly just cleaning toilets).