Best Western Bidarka Inn

575 Sterling Highway, Homer, Alaska 99603-7447
Phone: +1 907-235-8148   |   Fax: 907/235-8140   |   74 Rooms
Check Out Time: 12:00 PM   |   Check In: 4:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

The Best Western Bidarka Inn, AAA-approved, full-service Homer, AK hotel is conveniently located near exciting downtown attractions, thrilling outdoor adventure, beautiful beaches and plenty of shopping. Plus, as the only brand-name hotel in Homer, AK, you know that the Best Western Bidarka Inn comes with the Best Western promise.

Just outside the Best Western Bidarka Inn, guests will find themselves close to grandeur of the Kenai Mountains, the Alaska Range and Kachemak Bay State Park. Outdoor enthusiasts will love the amazing salmon and halibut fishing, water recreation, eco-tours and breathtaking scenery. Take a Bear Photo Safari, cruise the bay or hike the wilderness - the choice is yours at this Homer, AK hotel. Walking distance to downtown Homer, the Best Western Bidarka Inn is close to the area's best shopping, art galleries, restaurants and more. And with just a one-block walk, guests can experience the nearby beach. But while you're here, don't forget to see the four and a half mile Spit, Homer's famous landmark.

After a day of exploring, get cozy and comfortable inside the Best Western Bidarka Inn with well-appointed guest accommodations that feature all the comforts of home, including plush pillow top beds, 32" LCD TVs, a microwave, refrigerator and more. Other hotel amenities include a complimentary hot breakfast buffet each morning, free parking - there's plenty of room for buses, trucks and RVs - banquet facilities, high-speed Internet access, a cocktail lounge and full service restaurant.

Business guests will also love being near popular businesses, hospitals, city and state government facilities and gas companies.

For a great experience in Homer AK, book your stay at the Best Western Bidarka Inn and save today. Welcome to Best Western.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Complimentary full breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, hot eggs, hot breakfast meat, other hot items, yogurt, juice, and coffee.
  • Cocktail lounge, Fireside Lounge
  • Otter Room Sports Bar
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Game room
  • Billiards/snooker
  • Barber/beauty shop
  • Coin-operated laundry
  • Shipping - UPS, 24-hour service, box located at hotel
  • Sightseeing tours
  • Fish packing and cleaning station
  • Freezing service
  • Local shuttle
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Free parking
  • Photocopy services
  • Meeting services
  • Banquet facilities, sit down buffets available, please contact hotel direct
  • Interior/Exterior corridor
  • Exercise facility, 24 hour, free

Best Western Bidarka Inn

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Conveniently located, the best western bidarka inn in Homer, Alaska is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 59.642025  /  Latitude: -151.557365


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: Sterling Highway. The Best Western Bidarka Inn is located on Sterling Highway, three blocks from the city center.

Best Western Bidarka Inn

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Alaska Islands & Ocean Visitor Center

Nestled along the Kachemak Bay in the seaside city of Homer, the Alaska Islands & Ocean Visitor Center serves to educate its visitors of the region's surrounding environments. Don't let the word "education" fool you, though – the visitor center features plenty of fun and hands-on exhibits.

Kids and adults alike enjoy strolling through this incredible Alaskan center to see the variety of art and exhibits on display. Learn about the ocean in the One Big Ocean exhibit, learn about the seabird colony in the unique Seabird Experience Theater, and discover the ongoing watershed research with the Where Rivers Meet the Sea exhibit.

Aniakchak National Monument

Aniakchak National Monument

Aniakchak National Monument

Located on the Katmai Peninsula, Aniakchak National Monument offers visitors a remote and drastic piece of the Alaskan frontier.

Launch off in Anchorage and expect to invest a signifcant amount of time and energy planning and exploring this wild and beautiful place.  

The monument offers its guests the chance to sightsee volcanoes from the "Ring of Fire", vibrant calderas, and numerous wildlife, including the grizzly bears.

Round out the experience wtth a river rafting trip, sport fishing, hiking through the volcanoes, and more. 

Homer Brewing Company

Situated at the mouth of the Kachemak Bay, the Homer Brewing Company has been in operation at this location since 2001. Homer Brewing Company, next to the fishing and the views, is the third great reason to visit this beautiful town.

Brewing “fresh country ales”, as they like to call them, the brewing co. offers five flagship beers, including the Old Inlet Pale Ale, Odyssey Oatmeal Stout, Red Knot Scottish, Broken Birch Bitter and China Poot Porter. A perfect stop along the journey through the beautiful town of Homer, Homer Brewing Company will not leave visitors disappointed.

Kachemak Bay State Park & State Wilderness Park

Kachemak Bay State Park

Kachemak Bay State Park

Southeast of Homer on the Kenai Peninsula you'll find Kachemak Bay State Park.

Noted as Alaska's first state park, Kachemak Bay SP is nearly 400,000 acres

Visitors will find a plethora of outdoor adventure at the park, including a day full of hiking, fishing, boating, and bird watching opportunities.

Don't miss out on experiencing the Grewingk Glacier, China Pot Bay, or the Halibut Cove Lagoon.

Katmai National Park & Preserve

Katmai National Park

Katmai National Park & Preserve

Showcasing the beauty of the Alaska Peninsula, Katmai National Park and Preserve is located southwest of Anchorage and offers an extraordinary backcountry experience.

Visitors to this remote site often come to see its rugged peaks, the stratovolcanic Mount Katmai, and the surrounding wilderness, which features the Alaskan brown bears.

Don't miss the Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes, where the ash flow remains of a volcanic eruption 100 years ago creates a twisted scene of canyons and pyroclastic rocks, reminding visitors of the great natural power living here.

Mariner Theater

Located at Homer High School, the Mariner Theater is located in Homer – known as Alaska’s Art Capital. Found in southern Alaska, Mariner hosts community performances like December’s annual Nutcracker event, and houses the Kenai Peninsula Orchestra.

The Mariner Theater – along with other performing art centers like Homer Theatre and Pier One Theatre – are operated in part by the Homer Council on the Arts. These Homer cultural sites host concerts, plays, comedy, and more.

Pratt Museum

The only natural history museum located on the Kenai Peninsula of Alaska, the Pratt Museum holds the key to much of the history of the Kechamak Bay region. Located in Homer, the Pratt Museum was originally named for Sam and Vega Pratt, the couple who donated the land on which the museum was built.

Featuring both indoor and outdoor exhibits showcasing art, history, botanical gardens, and nature to name a few, the museum encompasses broad historical perspective of the region. The Pratt Museum boasts several awards throughout its history, including the 2011 Arts Leadership and Advocacy.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 2.00 mile(s) from Bishops Beach

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Sightseeing tours

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