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Gilmore Hotel

2.5 of 5 326 Front Street, Ketchikan, AK 99901
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Couldnt fault for the price would recommend highly. Clean and tidy. Offers free pick up and drop off taxi service to ferry. Staff extra helpful and food magnificent at annabelles restaurant and bar. Couldnt do enouh for us. Addedbonus free breakfast with t jg e room

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the pleasure of staying at the Gilmore in July 2014 for work. This was booked for me through the office, so I had no idea of the accessibility. We checked into our rooms - we did wait a bit as there was only one clerk. She was very sweet and helpful. I had just been on the mend... More

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I found the Gilmore hotel to be quaint. True it's an old property, but it has character and I didn't experience anything not working or being "run down". The price was reasonable (I believe we got a deal for staying for several days). If you want luxury, this is not the place (and you're going to need to pay quite... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

Was my first time staying and will be my last. The room was freezing. My daughter slept with her sweatshirt on. Woke up to a frozen nose. face. and hands. Went to the front desk and she said the they turn the boiler off at night. Wow 100.00 a night and they rurn the heat off on you.Didn't matter cause... More

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Anchorage, Alaska
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48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

While the hotel is listed on the historical registry, it does not have the historic flavor. The rooms are very small, dated and tired. There is no elevator and the rooms are on the second and third floor however the staff will assist with any luggage. Front desk clerk was friendly and helpful. It is in the middle of town... More

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Seattle, Washington, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The front desk was wonderful. They called a shuttle to pick us up from the ferry terminal, let us check in early, checked our bags at the end of the trip and where always around to help. The rooms were small and basic but clean and had character. Not super fancy but a decent hotel in the heart of town.

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Akron, Ohio
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

I've stayed here a few times over the last year for business. The first time I stayed I was greeted by a pillow sham that smelled like body odor when I laid down to sleep. I am not sure how frequently the bed linens are cleaned but it obviously hadn't been before my arrival. The room was also incredibly noisy... More

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Boise, Idaho
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Stayed here on Aug. 12/13 2014. Worst hotel I've ever visited! BEDBUGS! Damp carpet, damp, musty bed. So bad I would not sleep under the covers, but instead slept on my sleeping bag atop the covers. Peeling paint on the walls, constantly dripping shower and a toilet that leaked on the floor. DO NOT STAY HERE if you want to... More

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ketchikandeb2013, General Manager at Gilmore Hotel, responded to this review

We are sorry this guest did not enjoy his stay, he booked two rooms for two nights and we were not aware of any problems with his stay until we read this review, right away we went upstairs and checked both rooms not knowing which one he was referring to, neither room showed any signs of bed bugs whatsoever, we... More

San Rafael, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This is an old historic hotel right in the old town of Ketchikan. You get is what they got in the 1920's. Namely small rooms. Ours had the bathroom sink in the sleeping area. There is no elevetor or air conditioning. That said, Annabelles restaurant and bar right in the hotel is quite good. The staff are friendly and the... More

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Kasaan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Since I love the downtown location, and the food at Annabelle's, I was a a long time customer of the Gilmore Hotel, up till the point I found the Super 8 to be a better deal, for the price. The cheapest rooms at the Gilmore have tiny shower / toilets, and are cramped, with a view of the neighboring buildings'... More

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Address: 326 Front Street, Ketchikan, AK 99901
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Location: United States > Alaska > Ketchikan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Gilmore Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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