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Glacier Sound Inn

210 Egan Drive, Valdez, AK 99686
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bouldercity,nv
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18 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

I went to the website to check out the hotel that my company's travel department had booked for our group. The website stated that the property has been newly remodeled and has a restaurant and lounge with a couple of very nice photos. They are NOT of this property. There is no restaurant and lounge and no newly remodeled rooms... More 

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1 Thank chefbeth4044
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21 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 via mobile

This hotel is very very bad Cancel my reserve and only saw sorry but not any solution No recommendable Valdez have low number the hotels and long distance and arrival and don't have the reserve is critical and complicate No reserve in this hotel

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Thank Miguel S
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

The lady at the front desk is rude and racist. When asked for a HDMI cable, she arrogantly replied "we don't give that and if you use our cable we will charge you" ending the statement by asking me if I was Indian, implying Indians are thieves.

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Thank Manassampat
Anchorage, Alaska
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Ordinary hotel, but totally renovated with new carpet and new paint and redone bright bathrooms. The bed are not new, but this place exceeded expectations for what we paid and the dull looking exterior. We ended up here when our reservation at a different place was lost. Worked out okay.

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Huntington Beach, California
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18 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Free breakfast, free unsecured WiFi. Minimal in-room amenities. Property looks pre-fab but functional. OK for passing thru, but definitely not a destination. Had difficulty making reservations (phone only) but front desk attitude and service was OK.

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3 Thank ccmorrison1
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Just got into valdez and ask if there were any rooms for my husband and both brothers to stay in over night. She charged $130 or more just for us to get there at 3:00 am and wake up and check out at 7:30 am. As we entered she was rude about us making noise due to how old we... More 

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Pueblo, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

If you want a clean room, that's what you'll get. They are trying to to update. It was freshly painted.However, their web-site is very misleading. That's what I get for not going on trip advisor. However, we didn't have many options as other hotels were booked. We stayed in Valdiz for one night. I don't think I would stay there... More 

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1 Thank Amy C
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

Need to look at the dates of the other reviews on this site when booking a hotel. Also remember you are in Alaska when looking for your lodging. Smell of fresh paint was still apparent in the room we stayed in - nothing that bothered us. Pleasant front desk staff

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Dixon, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

Clean rooms,new carpet and paint. They are still getting things finished up. We were rebooked here for our third night in Valdez. Our first two in the Best Western. Loved being by the bay, the Glacier is down town away from the water. Very large kitchen and dining area with great choices for our continental breakfast. No fridge or coffee... More 

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3 Thank Jan G
Vladivostok, Russia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

I loved this hotel a lot! If you want to save some money and get a great quality, this is exactly what you need. I liked very friendly staff workiung in this hotel=) Rooms were clean. Hotel is old and situated in a good place, right across the Valdez Museum. And of course....Valdez is amazing!

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