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Address: Whittier, AK
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A 14-story housing complex with shops, restaurants, a library, church...

A 14-story housing complex with shops, restaurants, a library, church and laundromat.

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Do not stay here. There ad on Expedia was very misleading. The accommodations were uncomfortable and dirty. The service was non-existent.

2 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Robert C
Los Angeles, California
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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Do not stay here. There ad on Expedia was very misleading. The accommodations were uncomfortable and dirty. The service was non-existent.

Thank Robert C
Oakland, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

June was super sweet, but the facility was very unpleasant. Our apartment was dusty, hot, dirty, old, crammed with odd furniture and bric-a-brac, windows that didn't stay open, no internet, leftover opened food, musty bedding, and a strong, stale smell of cigarettes as the elevator door opened onto other floors. The entrance to the building was off-putting: no address or... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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76 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

At one time the entire town of Whittier resided in this building. You stay in condos that some owners rent out. It took a little searching to find the lady in order to check in. Once found, however, she was very friendly and helpful. Although I was NOT on a honeymoon, I was in the Honeymoon suite on the 14th... More 

3 Thank Dan F
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73 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This drab building is the only thing in town for the 400 year round residents. It is a post office, police station, grocery store, etc. Not worth the time to see.

1 Thank cyclop
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4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

After walking around the harbor where we saw a seal, we had about an hour to kill before the cruise so a local resident recommended the playground here. Someone in the building let our kids use the restroom which was clean. Then we took a short walk to the creek. A peaceful place to sit and enjoy the sunshine and... More 

1 Thank Alvin C
San Francisco, California
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

We used the laundromat in the building and someone put chewing gum in our dryer. The hallways have peeling tile and dirty walls - very creepy experience.

5 Thank Paula G
Sterling, Massachusetts
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160 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2012

This is the building in Whittier where just about all of the people in Whittier live. A very interesting place to visit. Store, Post Office and everything is in the building.

6 Thank jposterling

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