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Harborview Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   804 Third Ave, Seward, AK 99664-1305
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel smells funny, has a phone in the room that does not work, and we can hear EVERYTHING that is going on outside the room from other guests' conversations to traffic. Very disappointed for the price.

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Santa Barbara, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plus-Comfortable beds, great desk clerk Minus - Penny pinching owners who avoid normal maintenance: Smoke detectors of doubtful functionality, outlets worn out, double pane windows fogged up inside, TP holders that don't (and no spare rolls), shower plumbing completely loose inside the walls, phones and WiFi that don't work, ratty and stained carpeting, poor sound insulation in walls, and painting... More

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Norway
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This motel was located close to both downtown Seward and the harbor. Rooms were small and a bit old fashioned, but very clean! We stayed here for 2 nights and enjoyed our stay. With nice weather you can sit outside on the balcony. Internet in the rooms did not work too well, but the closer to the office you moved... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After our cruise, the free city shuttle dropped us off at the hotel, where we were allowed to check in very early (10 AM), giving us plenty of time to have a cup of coffee and get to our Kenai Fjords cruise at the harbor. We could walk everywhere from this location, and we also had a very clean and... More

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Perth, Australia
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67 reviews 67 reviews
24 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This was a great spot in that it was only about 2 blocks from the harbor - which is where you'd want to be closest to. We also jogged down to the end of the road towards the "downtown" and then around on the seaside paved trail. There might have been things going on down that direction, but we loved... More

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De Pere, Wisconsin
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We stayed at the Harborview Inn during the July 4th holiday and celebration in Seward. We found the staff to be very friendly and helpful. The room was very basic. The bed was comfortable and the room clean. As far as the price goes it would be difficult to compare since rooms are at a premium during the 4th and... More

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San Francisco, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We stayed for one night . Its a small and neat place so do not expect anything fancy. However it is very neat (compare to other expensive stays in Alaska) and well maintained. The lady at front desk -"Mary" is very nice to chat to , We spoke to her for some time to learn more about local life in... More

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Arlington Heights, Illinois, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The service was very good. The place is very basic and not terribly comfortable. We were looking for a reasonably priced place to stay in Seward and this about what I expected. The area is very expensive so it is a good, basic place.

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Melbourne, Australia
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62 reviews 62 reviews
17 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

The inn was clean and everything was functioning. Check in was fine. The room was very basic - no fridge, no shampoos, no restaurant, no breakfast, no biscuits, no microwave - basically a bed and some towels. Now it's Seward, and everything is expensive, but this was the most expensive hotel we styed at anywhere in Alaska, and it was... More

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Spanish Fork, Utah
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94 reviews 94 reviews
23 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We made the reservation for the Harborview Inn on the internet. When we arrived to check in, the reservation was there and we had a room on the first floor right by our parking spot. The lady at the front desk was very friendly, courteous and efficient. The whole check-in procedure took less than 1 minute. The room was very... More

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Address: 804 Third Ave, Seward, AK 99664-1305
Location: United States > Alaska > Seward
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Harborview Inn 2*
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