Extended Stay America - Juneau, AK
With an area nearly the size of Rhode Island and Delaware combined, Juneau is the second
largest municipality in the nation. If you're looking for Juneau hotels, Extended
Stay America has a great place to stay at a great price.
Since Juneau is the capital of
Alaska, it comes as no surprise that the largest single employer in the area is state and local
government, including the public liberal arts University of Alaska Southeast.
and fishing industries account for much of the remaining economic activity in Juneau. At one time,
it was estimated that cruise ships brought nearly one million visitors into the city between the
months of May and September.
Alaska is a terrific place to find all sorts of outdoor
adventure. Juneau has some of the most amazing wildlife viewing in the world with whales, brown
bear and eagles just minutes away. Local tour operators take visitors to see a variety of
porpoises, sea lions, seals, sea otters, mountain goats and deer.
Glacier enthusiasts can
trek to the nearby mountains. This region has some of the most incredible glacial activity in the
world. Visitors can take in the magnificent Mendenhall Glacier, just 13 miles from downtown Juneau
at the Tongass National Forest Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.
Outdoor adventurists will
also want to take on the miles of groomed hiking trails and protected waterways that get people up
close to the Alaskan wild country. For the best view of this magnificent landscape, consider one
of the many airplane and helicopter tours or be part of an Alaska tradition and go dog sledding on
the Juneau Icefield.
If your visit to Juneau permits, spend some time at nearby Glacier Bay
National Park, which offers visitors a once in a lifetime nature experience. There are no roads
into the park, so travelers interested in the excursion will need to arrange an air or boat
For a comfortable and convenient Juneau, Alaska hotel, Extended Stay
America is a perfect choice.