Arriving by boat!The tide comes right up to the house.
Rainforest Room, Pennock
1 guest
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 baths
1 guest
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 baths
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Please set the number of children.
Ages 2 - 12
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Under 2
1 guest maximum. Infants don’t count toward the number of guests.
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Queen room in our island home. Experience island living a short boat ride from Ketchikan.
Bedroom has a queen bed with garden and rainforest views. You have access to the home, large decks, hot tub, beach and woods.

The space

Experience island living just minutes away from the town of Ketchikan. We will pick you up by boat and take you to a world without roads and noise.
Our queen bedroom overlooks the rainforest and garden. You are welcome to use the house for relaxing and cooking.
We have beautiful decks, beaches, woodland trails and a hot tub to soak the evening away.
We provide breakfast and a round trip transfer to Ketchikan so you can explore the town but return to solitude.

Guest access

Common areas of the house.

Interaction with guests

As much as you wish. We have projects around the property, you can join in with log hunting and splitting wood if you want the work out. Or help with other building projects. Or relax.

Other things to note

You will be on an island with no roads and no noise. As such you need to plan food and supplies if you do not want to be getting a water taxi for forgotten items.


Cleaning Fee $22 NZD
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House Rules
No smoking
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 10AM

No smoking in the house or around others.


Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit
Safety card
Fire extinguisher
Lock on bedroom door

1 night minimum stay

2 Reviews

Mary User Profile
May 2016
Kim wasn't there, but Richard, his mother and stepfather took very good care of me. It is a delightful house, and provided a great adventure for me for the weekend. The island is about a ten minute boat ride from City Harbor, and Richard was always on time, doing whatever he could to make my stay perfect. Definately take them up on dinner. They explored with me what I would like, and we had fresh seafood he had caught that day.

Paul User Profile
May 2016
What a great time! Kim and Rich are fantastic! Genuinely kind and concerned hosts, cool location, and a superb value for your travel dollars! Can't get a better experience in Ketchikan, and I should know, I'm here 3 or 4 times a year. Room was newly remodeled and I slept like a rock in a very comfortable bed. I recommend taking them up on any meal they offer to include you in, food is off the chain! For an appropriate additional donation, a fishing trip for fresh Alaskan seafood can be had as well. I will be returning to their home as soon as I can, I feel like family already. Thanx to Kim and Rich for such a pleasurable adventure!

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Ketchikan, Alaska, United StatesJoined in March 2013
Kim User Profile

Hello there. I am Kim and I have called Alaska home since 1990. I first took a ferry trip through the Inside Passage and the next year came back and kayaked from Juneau to Ketchikan, a journey of three months and the start of a long love affair with the country.
Today I enjoy sharing the town and country I call home. I challenge myself with gardening in a rain forest that sheds 13 feet of rain a year. If that was not enough you need to contend with the wonderful population of deer.
I enjoy yoga, wood working and renovating homes. In the summer I work as a guide to see the bears feeding on the salmon in remote locations.
It is always a joy to meet people from around the world and see the world I love through new eyes.

Languages: Español, Français
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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