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Alaska Weddings


The Driftwood Inn is a perfect location for your Alaska destination wedding. Exchange vows overlooking beautiful Kachemak Bay with a majestic mountain backdrop. Our seaside location allows for spectacular photos on Bishop’s Beach where wedding couples have been known to walk after exchanging vows.

Your guests will enjoy modern, spacious, rooms with incredible Kachemak Bay views.

The Seaside Lodge can accommodate up to 17 people and is perfect for wedding parties, while the private Kachemak Cottage is conveniently located next door for the bride and groom or the groomsmen.

Enjoy an entire Lodge for one low price.  Choose either the Seaside Lodge or the Bluffview Lodge.  A perfect choice for weddings, conferences, or reunions.
Check out our group rates below.

Wedding/Group Rates

 Lodge Specials
 2 Night Special
May $775 per night
$725 per night
June $950 per night
 $900 per night
July $950 per night
$900 per night
 August  $950 per night
 $900 per night
September $775 per night
$725 per night
October - April
$675 per night $625 per night

Call ahead to reserve your dates:  907-235-8019


Event Information

 Wedding Fees

Booking fee
Site Rental fee
$500 May-September
$250 October -April
Damage & Cleaning 

 $250 Refundable Damage
 $250 Cleaning Fee

The Site Rental:

  • Secures the location overlooking the beach for the ceremony
  • Accommodates additional guest traffic
  • Includes additional parking at the Elks Club adjacent to the lodge.
  • Establishes the Catering Permit
  • Also included is a backup option to use indoor reception space at the Elks Hall if needed due to inclement weather, or if indoor reception area is desired. The Elks provides additional services if an indoor reception is planned.

We do not provide wedding services and encourage you to contact the professionals on the list below. Please plan for additional supplies you may need, as we provide standard hotel linens and a small assortment of cooking utensils. We can also supply two 33-gallon trash cans, garbage pickup, and daily housekeeping service. Our friendly staff will be right next door if you need anything at all.

Please note, there is a 2-night minimum stay required for all events and taxes are not included in rates above.  We can offer your guests a 10% discount (2 night min) for rooms booked at our Historic Inn. (Discount does not apply to the Cottage or rooms at the Lodges.)

Preferred Alaska Wedding Providers

Jaime Clapp Photography

Chugach Peaks - Photography


Tracy Early, Wedding Photographer


Don Pitcher - Photography



Two Sisters Bakery: 907-235-2280

Maura’s Café: 907-235-7635

Fat Olives: 907-235-8488


Wedding Supplies


Serendipity Event Rentals 907-435-7190 or 907-252-7898

Peninsula Tent & Party Rentals (deliver): 907-283-3433
Kathleen Walls: 907-235-7531

Pre-/Post-Wedding Activities

Book a day on Kachemak Bay and Cook Inlet, with one of our charters, catching fish and having fun. Choose from a full day of halibut or full day halibut/salmon combo. We’ll even take time out if we happen upon some of our spectacular sea life.
Enjoy a hike to Kachemak Bay State Park, starting with a scenic boat ride across the bay. Adventure through secluded wilderness on a moderate and enjoyable hike with a gradual elevation up to Grewingk Glacier Lake.

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