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Fairbanks International Hostel

4316 Birch Lane, Fairbanks, AK 99709
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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  • Spanish first
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English first
San Francisco, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

After being forced by my friend to camp for 3 freezing nights in Denali, I told him that I refused to camp in Fairbanks. He is on a limited budget and wanted to stay at a hostel to save money. I have no problem with that as I have stayed in dozens of hostels all over the world. The Fairbanks... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2012

After trying our luck with Billies Backpackers' Hostel we decided to go for somewhere less creepy. For the time of year we were there our options were limited. Winter is not a time you'll get a range of options in Fairbanks. After a brief search we came across this one. Initially shocked and pleased to find it, we chose to... More

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Chicago, IL
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2010

We booked this place in June through hostelbookers.com and was charged 10% ($6) immediately. We called Fairbanks International Hostel a week later to request a date change for our stay. It was agreed without any questions. But when we arrive on 8/16, we were told the "1 Deluxe Private Room for 2" we reserved was non-existent since the hostel "was... More

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Kennebunk, Maine
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103 reviews 103 reviews
33 hotel reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2010

This is not a typical hostel. The sign out front says 7 Gables Inn. It is a bed and breakfast with a very few hostel options. The $25 beds are located out back in an unacceptable tree house accessible by long aluminum ladder or in an old RV. The $65 hostel room is a twin bedded private room with a... More

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Austin, Texas
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2010

Firstly, I had a very hard time finding this place. It's not marked, no sign--it's actually just another "venture" of the same couple who run the Seven Gables. I had booked a private room ahead of time and when I showed up, they had no record of my reservation. I was given the option to rent an apartment w/ kitchen... More

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TX
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27 reviews 27 reviews
23 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2010

We booked a private deluxe room through hostelbooker. But we couldnt find them even when we were exactly in front of their garden since there is absolutely no sign showing the existence of this hostel. We didnt realize it is the same place as 7 Gables Inn Fairbanks until called them. Strictly speaking, it is not a hostel but a... More

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Also Known As:
Fairbanks International Hostel Alaska
Address: 4316 Birch Lane, Fairbanks, AK 99709
Location: United States > Alaska > Fairbanks
Amenities:
Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #16 of 20 Specialty lodging in Fairbanks

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