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Totem Inn

P.O. Box 417, Healy, AK 99743
Totem Inn
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Oakland, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was basic, with your typical thin walls and dated furnishings. But it was clean and comfortable. There is wifi, in room fridge and microwave and cable TV. Best part was their breakfast. It was a FULL breakfast. Coffee, tea, eggs, potatoes, sausage, waffles, and all the other normal stuff. The onsite cafe was good and their bar was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our room was adequate, with sufficient outlets for our devices. It's got a pleasant lawn between the buildings and all the rooms are on a single level. The best thing about it was the breakfast they provided - a full American breakfast, not just bagels, etc. But be careful because they have a contract with the Alaska RR and they... More 

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Richland, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are traveling around Alaska on a budget, and this motel fit the budget. Plus, it was only about a 15 minute drive to Denali. When we booked the motel we appreciated that the desk explained they only had full size rooms available so we knew the room would be on the small side. It is a very basic room,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was going to Denali with a big group. I wasn't thinking that a low class motel would provide great customer service. I would recommend this motel to anyone. They have a convenient sauna in the workout room just in case it gets too cold. Great times await!

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Crystal City, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

What can I say, 15 minutes from Denali, away from the cruise ship motels, half the price, clean rooms, excellent pizza at the restaurant. Bobbie was the true essence of Alaskan hospitality, a family run business that optimizes what the true meaning of the American way of life should be. No the restaurant isn't open for breakfast, but there is... More 

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Wasilla, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

The people were friendly.the rooms was clean and we slept like babies,had a fan.You do not go into the bar part to register.Will stay there again if going thru Healy!!The breakfast was more of a brunch to tidy you over till you can go for a nicer lunch.My granddaughter stayed there when she 1st got to town to work.Never ate... More 

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Southern California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Staying at the Totem Inn for four nights, which included Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, was not part of the itinerary. Heck, staying in Healy at all was not part of the itinerary! We were traveling to a resort north of Fairbanks, when our friend's truck broke down in the evening in the winter in Alaska. Luckily, no, really, blessedly,... More 

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Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

The Totem needs some sprucing up and TLC. Front desk was cluttered and not inviting. Our room was a okay size but could of been cleaner. It was however "extremely" difficult to get to. A long board sidewalk to negotiate then through the entryway around past the front desk down a hall and around a corner and down the hall... More 

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Meridian, Idaho
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

If your traveling in tourist season and looking for a great experience spend the extra hundred and stay up in the canyon. The Totem is okay if your passing through and want a place to lay your head.!there are 2 buildings - the main and the outer. Rooms in the outer building are boardering on tiny but quiet. The rooms... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We stopped here for dinner. The food menu was limited, mostly american fare. We almost left before we ordered after seeing the menu, but we gave it a try. the food was average at best. the service was OK. I would not recommend this restaurant. Prices were resonable for the area.

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