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Driftwood Hotel

1.0 of 5 Hotel   |   435 Willougby Ave., Juneau, AK 99801
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Ranked #9 of 16 hotels in Juneau
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Rotorua, New Zealand
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

We stayed here for eight days and it was ok for what we paid. We stayed on the third floor and our room was a good size but in need of a bit of redecorating as it is bit jaded. There was a kitchenette but it had very little in the way of pots and pans to cook with. It... More

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Queanbeyan, Australia
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

My wife and I found the free shuttle to and from the airport and ferry terminal to be very helpful and the driver was most friendly. Our room was clean and comfortable with simple cooking facilities and a separate shower over bath and toilet. Its location would be good if you were wanting to explore some of Juneau's attractions as... More

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Yarra Junction, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

well when we arrived after spending 15 days in Haines we where tired,we a good walk around town and they have wifi that doesn't even work,1 of the most uncomfortable beds i have stayed in but the staff where ok,they have a free shuttle to/from the ferry terminal/airport. probably best to stay elsewhere

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Kannapolis, North Carolina
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19 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

I stayed at the Driftwood Lodge in late August. I was there for three days. I had a very nice stay there. The room was big and roomy, I was on the second floor. The view was only of the parking lot. I had a kitchenette, which consisted of a stove, full size refrigerator and sink. The bed was comfortable.... More

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Tennessee
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74 reviews 74 reviews
46 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Free shuttle to and from the airport which was nice. Shuttle drivers very friendly. Check in was easy & they honored our request for ground level rooms that we had made when we made reservation. Easy walk to downtown attractions. Room was clean & beds comfortable. It was cool & raining so did not have to use heat or AC.... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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24 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

If you're looking for a hotel in the heart of Juneau that won't cost a small fortune, this is your place. Because the Driftwood provides shuttle service provided to and from the airport, this hotel will also save you the cost of a taxi. Hotel rooms are clean and equipped with the basics. We requested a room above the ground... More

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Northborough, Massachusetts
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93 hotel reviews
154 helpful votes 154 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

Free shuttles from Airport and Ferry Dock which are 20 to 40 minutes from downtown. The shuttle was convenient in both directions. This alone makes the motel a good deal, the motel is a very good value by Alaska standards . The motel is a basic motel with no frills, they gave us bar soap, but no shampoo. We had... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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181 reviews 181 reviews
92 hotel reviews
448 helpful votes 448 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013 via mobile

You need to call the shuttle as soon as ferry arrives and then wait for them to arrive - about 25 minutes. No one announced it but went out to a full shuttle and had to squeeze in. Quite uncomfortable as luggage area overflowing. Then got as far as gas station and returned to pick up more people. They got... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013 via mobile

The Driftwood airport shuttle was easy & free. Our room had a kitchen which we made good use of. The stores near by made it easy to eat in when we wanted to and it should be noted that pretty much everything closes down early each day as the cruise ship people go back to their boats, sometimes dinner is... More

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Sitka, Alaska
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

We stayed for a quick overnight between flight and ferry. Arriving late on the jet, I was told to call when we landed for a pickup. Shuttle took a solid half hour to get there, and when it arrived we sat in the van with another party for a further 20 minutes "waiting for more passengers" while our driver sat... More

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Address: 435 Willougby Ave., Juneau, AK 99801
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Location: United States > Alaska > Juneau
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:1 star — Driftwood Hotel 1*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Ski-In / Ski-Out Suites Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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