On the edge of the Kanai River, this low-key hotel is a mile from the Soldotna Historical Society and Homestead Museum, and 3 miles from the Birch Ridge Golf Course. The simply furnished rooms feature TVs with DVD players, as well as minifridges, microwaves and coffeemakers. Select rooms add whirlpool tubs. Parking and continental breakfast are complimentary.There’s a heated indoor pool and hot tub, plus a fitness room. There’s also a picnic area and a seasonal guest-use fish freezer.