Destination guide

Head to the scenic city of Skagway

The mountains and gardens provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Skagway. This scenic and walkable city entices travellers with its hiking and camping. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Skagway

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Skagway has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Yakutania Point (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Valley of the Eagles Golf Links (21.9 mi / 35.3 km)
  • Southeast Alaska State Fair (23 mi / 37.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Skagway

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Skagway. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • White Pass (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Chilkoot Lake (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Mount Ripinski (21.5 mi / 34.5 km)
  • Chilkat Bald Eagle Reserve (22.6 mi / 36.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Skagway

Fly into Skagway, AK (SGY), the closest airport, located 7 mi (11.3 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Haines, AK (HNS), which is 22.8 mi (36.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Skagway?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 27 holiday lettings around Skagway. From 7 cabins to 9 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Skagway? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Skagway. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Corrington's Museum of Alaskan History: 30 holiday lettings
  • Captain William Moore Cabin: 30 holiday lettings
  • Yakutania Point: 30 holiday lettings
  • Red Onion Saloon Brothel Museum: 30 holiday lettings
  • Trail of '98 Museum: 30 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Skagway listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Skagway?

Yes, of course. offers 7 Cabins in Skagway. Our other popular types of Skagway holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 5 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Skagway?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 25 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Skagway. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.