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Mile 329 Parks Hwy, P.O. Box 458, Ester, AK 99725
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

One of the very few accommodations truly welcoming to both people and dogs. Pascale, Duncan and their golden Sid will always hold a special place in our memories. Way too late writing this review (visited in 2012)but we've been traveling.

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Portland, Oregon, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

The Northern Sky Lodge is the perfect B&B for Alaska. The main purpose for my visit was a desire to see the Northern Lights. The Lodge is located just far enough away from Fairbanks to avoid city lights and noise but still convenient if you want to go into town. My room was very nice. The bed was comfortable and... More

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Sharon, Massachusetts
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

Trip Advisor has definitely got this one right and glad it brought me to the Northern Sky Lodge. My son and I just got back from a quick Alaskan trip and stayed here 2 nights when in the Fairbanks area. My goal was to see the aurora and try dog sledding and this allowed us to do both. Pascale was... More

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

My best memories of Alaska is here in this lodge. The owner made sure that I was cared for and she lent me an extra parka and winter boots so I can stay warm. She even gave me great tips on photography and maintenance of my DSLR camera during the freezing cold. And the location is PERFECT to wait out... More

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Beijing, China
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Beautiful environment! Nice house! Clean and comfortable room! We love here. One of the best we had ever lived in Alaska! Just the first night we shot aurora, 11th Sept., 2013! And on the last night, we shot Aurora, too!

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Encino, ca
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

What a great place to stay for your Alaskan adventure and Aurora viewing. We stayed at Northern Sky Lodge for 7 nights in March 2013. We wanted to see the Aurora and we wanted to be away from the city lights. What a perfect place. The lodge is located in a beautiful woodsy area that is only 30 min. away... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

My boyfriend and I stayed for four nights at Northern Sky Lodge. Pascale is wonderful hostess. Our room was warm and cozy even though the temperature outside was around zero at night. We had room 3, with Northern views of the Aurora (saw them & photographed them each night!) and a view of the mush dogs from the west window.... More

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51 reviews 51 reviews
12 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

I'll start by saying that we really enjoyed our stayed at the Northern Sky Lodge and if I ever get to go to Fairbanks again, I'd definitely stay there again. We stayed at the Northern Sky Lodge in September 2012 for 5 nights. We traveled to Fairbanks for a week hoping to see the northern lights. It was raining and... More

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Santa Barbara
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

Spent 5 days at Northern Sky Lodge for a chilly February Aurora trip. The property itself is fabulously beautiful, the lodge is clean, comfortable, warm and Pascale is a splendid host. Dogsledding is a must as are walks around the property with Sid. Nothing bad to say at all, everything was perfect and we got some great aurora viewing.

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Singapore, Singapore
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

I simply love this place! Situated approximately 30miles south of Fairbanks, this lovely little lodge is so big and comfortable that you cannot afford to miss it! I wished I could have stayed longer! Sid is so adorable, along with all the huskies that will always greet us when we walked pass them. Pascale, the owner of the lodge is... More

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Address: Mile 329 Parks Hwy, P.O. Box 458, Ester, AK 99725
Location: United States > Alaska > Ester
Number of rooms: 43
Also Known As:
Northern Sky Lodge Ester, Alaska

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