while we had a hotel booked in Skagway we opted to eat the cost of it and stay in Dyea at the Chilkoot Trail Outpost - really nice place and amazing owners. http://www.chilkoottrailoutpost.com/. Cabins are immaculate and new. Well worth staying there.
They have an shall we say eclectic variety of "artifacts" laying around in deference to the gold rush days.
And as reminder of one of the growth industries back then, a peek inside a building that was used as a brothel, lol