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Alaska Heritage House

3.0 of 5 410 Cowles Street, Fairbanks, AK 99701
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Houston, Texas
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you are looking for a place that offers delicious and hearty Alaskan-style breakfast, brings you the feel of the early 20th century local history in every corner of house, and is located within a walking distance from the heart of Fairbanks, Alaska Heritage House is a perfect choice! The hosts and owners are delighted to share stories of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The beauty of the accommodations was matched by the warm hospitality of the owners. Very knowledgeable, interesting couple with wonderful culinary skills! To stay in a place that oozes history was a real treat! As were the delicious breakfasts made by Van and Bill! Came for one night and stayed for 4, and I am hoping to return in March... More 

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Garland, Texas
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Alaska Heritage House is a wonderful place, inside and out, with a great history--which Van (your hostess) will relate to you. The House dates back to 1916, and its oak flooring, fixtures and furniture are original or faithful to the time period, except--happily--the mattresses, which are comfortably modern, and the heating system (although the original hot water radiators are still... More 

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Lake Buena Vist
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3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Where can we start? The house is beautiful inside. Lots of history in this house. Van has the complete story (which by the way is very interesting to hear) of the history house. She gave us a quick tour of the rooms that were vacant and they were all gorgeous. Nothing bad to say about this place. The gourmet breakfast... More 

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Monterey, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Walked into the Alaska Heritage House and felt like we had stepped back in time - Victorian, gold-rush era, beautiful house! My husband and I fell into crisp white sheets and enjoyed the claw foot tub after a long flight to Alaska. The room and bathroom were immaculate and cozy at the same time. Breakfast was 5-star quality and hearty,... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Pros: The decorations and furniture and the history behind it. Also the nice and friendly hosts. This is an awesome place. Love every single piece of furniture in here. The hosts are warm and welcoming. Even their dog was so cute and friendly. Definitely will stay over there again next time.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We stayed here for Christmas during 2012. Valerie was super helpful and nice. The room is comfortable. Three of us lived in Chena River room at that time. The location is good, which is close to train station.

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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Considering I am 26 and my mother 46 the house as very old in style but beautifully looked after. The hospitality was fantastic very social able breakfast around the table to get to know all the other guests staying in the house at the time with you. Lovely friendly dog "MABEL" for all animal lovers whom are travelling and missing... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The decor is a little outdated, but this place is so charming. The host, Van, was super nice and full of bits and pieces of history! Her breakfast was delicious!! I absolutely loved it. The location is also amazing as it is a 5 minute walk from worthwhile restaurants and most of the attractions in town. We were there on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

If they have a higher rating then a 5 then the Alaska Heritage House deserves it. If you want a place that not only has the historic beauty but also makes you feel as if you were home. The owners Van and Bill are not only informative, they are friendly and helpful 24/7. They made my stay very comfortable and... More 

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Address: 410 Cowles Street, Fairbanks, AK 99701
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Location: United States > Alaska > Fairbanks
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Alaska Heritage House 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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