Big Bear B&B

About Us

Carol Ross of Anchorage ~ Your HostBkfst

Carol has enjoyed sharing her home and knowledge of Alaska with Anchorage Bed and Breakfast guests since 1990. She is a retired Anchorage home economics teacher and a lifelong Alaskan. Daughter Shelley and Granddaghter Rechelle assist in the operation of the popular Anchorage Bed & Breakfast.

The Alaska Big Bear full breakfasts feature Alaskan specialties such as sourdough waffles, wild berry toppings, reindeer sausage, blueberry coffee cake and salmon quiche, plus her homemade Danish bear paws and other baked specialties. Carol also is a field editor for Taste of Home Magazine.

Carol’s late husband Bill was a carpenter and his craftmanship can be discovered throughout this Anchorage B&B. A highlight is the beautiful stained glass that he designed and built.

Carol is a Certified Alaska Tour Guide and will gladly assist you in planning a memorable Alaskan experience. She is a member of the Anchorage Alaska B&B Association, Bed & Breakfast Association of Alaska, Anchorage Convention & Visitors Bureau, Better Business Bureau of Alaska, Daughters of the American Revolution, Mt. View Lion’s Club, Pioneers of Alaska, and Alaska Master Gardener’s Association.

Enjoy wandering the garden paths past beautiful Alaskan perennials, annual flowers, alpine rock garden plants, vegetables and berries common to the Anchorage area, designed, planted, and maintained by Master Gardener Carol and her sister Janet. Relax by the pond watching the fish and listening to the waterfall. Our Anchorage Bed & Breakfast home is a friendly, relaxing and comfortable Alaska lodging.