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Alaska Heritage House

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   410 Cowles Street, Fairbanks, AK 99701
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Ranked #5 of 44 Fairbanks B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Oakdale MN.
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here on July 1st, We came a day early due to flight. On July 2nd we were starting a 2 week Alaska tour. Early on the morning of the 2nd I got up to use the restroom. Well the roof had leaked all night and I slipped and sprained my knee.. The hosts were not... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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61 reviews 61 reviews
14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We recently had a month long trip to Canada and Alaska. Our final part of our journey was 2 nights in Fairbanks and after saying in hotels throughout our trip we decided to stay in a B&B so researched what was available and decided to stay at the Alaska Heritage House. It was a wonderful house full of wonderful period... More

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Evansville, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed one night and it wasn't enough! We stayed in the Bunker Suite. It was perfect for us. The house is a museum! Every piece had a story! Our host greeted us upon arrival and shared the highlights of Fairbanks with us. we took her suggestions and enjoyed the next 2 days. The breakfast was tasty:... More

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Madison, Wisconsin
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74 reviews 74 reviews
21 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The walk through upon arrival was exceptional. The place is like a functioning museum - all authentic and the history of this place is amazing. After day one though, the pleasant attitude of our hostess evaporated and even though we stayed there two days, the room wasn't touched once by our hosts. An overall 4 star for the history aspect... More

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Mississauga, Canada
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58 reviews 58 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed one night in the garden room and what an absolutely wonderful place, we will be back for sure when in Alaska. The hospitality is great and the hosts are so knowledgable about the history of the house it was absolutely wonderful. The breakfast was lovely and the service was top notch. A wonderful time was had by us.... More

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memphis, ny
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62 reviews 62 reviews
19 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Things I like to know before booking a place to stay: Parking: Free: 2 driveway spots available, first come/first serve, street parking. Location: walking distance to downtown, pioneer park, restaurants, etc. I would feel comfortable staying here solo. Food: Breakfast was superb! Upscale, but filling dishes. Usually always included eggs, meat (sausage etc), fresh fruits. Never was disappointed with the... More

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Sitka, Ak
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Heritage House is the gem of Fairbanks, it and the gardens are absolutely charming. The house is historic and has been very well cared for over the course of its life. Good downtown, quiet location near shopping and the Chena River. Our hosts were very kind folks, breakfast was superb (fruit and yogurt, sourdough waffles and reindeer sausage, portabella... More

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Canon City, Colorado
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38 reviews 38 reviews
10 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our 2 night stay in Fairbanks. The rooms were quaint. The breakfasts were delicious and the hosts were welcoming and helpful. I loved the history of the home and how the owners had decorated. It is nicely located withing easy walking distance of the downtown area.

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Punta Gorda Isles, Florida, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We arrived in Fairbanks Alaska a day early for our Princess Cruise. We like B&Bs and chose the Alaska Heritage House. We have never had such personal service and an accommodating hostess. The house could be a museum and the historical significance of previous owners is amazing. It's location is perfectly suited to a 5 minute walk downtown and is... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

The Alaska Heritage house is hands down the best place to stay in Fairbanks. Spotless rooms, delicious breakfasts, attentive owners, and an interesting and beautiful history to explore....what more can anyone want? If you stay here, you will briefly join a family of fascinating people (owners and guests alike) who you will get to know at breakfast every morning 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*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites
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The Alaska Heritage House Bed & Breakfast (listed on the National Register of Historic Places as the Mary Lee Davis House) was the most elegant home in early Fairbanks. Eight antique filled rooms are equipped with claw-foot tubs, historic photographs and books, and such modern amenities as Wi-Fi, Cable TV, mini refrigerators, and gourmet breakfasts year around inspired by the owners extensive international travels. ... more   less 
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