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Lakeshore Motor Inn

3009 Lakeshore Drive, Anchorage, AK 99517
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Ranked #29 of 69 hotels in Anchorage
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Madrid, Spain
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9 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all, when we arrived, they did not find our booking (made through booking.com). After searching for it, it was there in their E-Mails but not in their system. Luckily they found it... or was it bad luck as the whole experience at the Lakeshore Inn was not that great. First of all a few good things about the... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This Motel totally misrepresents itself. The picture on the on line booking site shows a nice albeit older room with a kitchen and room to move around. Upon arrival, our room reservation, which was to be a double turned out to be a single for FOUR people. They finally switched us to a double, which was a tiny little room... More

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Lakeshore2014, Owner at Lakeshore Motor Inn, responded to this review

I"m so sorry you didn't have a good experience with us, the hotel is under new ownership as of Dec 2013 and we are committed to insuring every guest has quiet comfortable stay. All of the pictures online are current and taken with my iphone, we didn't us a professional so that we could accurately reflect how the hotel looks.... More

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89 reviews 89 reviews
32 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Our family of four stayed here four nights between our trips to Seward and Denali. We stayed in the 2 bedroom apartment and it was nice to have room to spread out. In addition to the 2 bedrooms, we had a bathroom, large living room and full kitchen. The kitchen had plate and glasses, but no utensils or pans. This... More

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Irvine, California
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We stayed for one night. The owner Linda and the manager, especially the manager, Deanne, are wonderful! Deanne changed and re-changed a number of bookings to get us a non-smoking room. Helped us throughout during our stay. Gave us names of restaurants to order food in. Called the bus company to arrange a transfer to Seward. She even helped me... More

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Canberra, Australia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
30 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We chose to stay here on our last night in South Central Alaska - we were flying out the next day and the option of a shuttle to the airport and the use of laundry facilities lured us in. We were not disappointed. Positives included: 1. easy reservation by a pleasant receptionist 2. easy check in 3. good rooms -... More

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New York City, New York
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

I should start out saying how nice the hotel was in general. I got in from New York at 1am super jetlagged and it was really great to have attentive service as soon as I walked in the door. The room was a lot bigger than I expected. I was a bit disappointed to only be staying one night. Decor... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

Excellent value for money. Stayed three nights on the start of our three week holiday to Alaska. Room clean and comfortable bed. Staff are friendly and very helpful. Breakfast a bonus as was not expecting one to be provided

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Richmond, Virginia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

A super place to stay in Anchorage. Good rates, convenient to airport (free shuttle), city bus stop, several car rental agencies, Lake Hood, restaurants. The room was quiet, clean, large and equipped with floor fan which came in handy on warm days. We used it as our staging point for the each phase of our 2 weeks in Alaska, staying... More

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Alamogordo, New Mexico
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210 reviews 210 reviews
66 hotel reviews
179 helpful votes 179 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

We stayed here 3 nights during a 2 week tour of Alaska. This is a very affordable, great place to stay in Anchorage. Good location, close to restaurants, a convenience store, the airport and with free shuttle. The rooms are nice, clean and comfortable. The staff are very nice and helpful. Good breakfast with fruit. Plenty of ice available. It... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

I host trips to different fishing lodges in SW Alaska and have stayed at the Lakeshore Motor Inn since 2005. We stay there on our way to and from our primary destinations. I have not encountered one problem except for a noisy water pipe (?) in a first floor room. The staff has always been very welcoming and helpful. Now,... More

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Address: 3009 Lakeshore Drive, Anchorage, AK 99517
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Location: United States > Alaska > Anchorage
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Locally owned, within minutes to the Ted Stevens Airport. 44 Clean comfortable rooms with new plush top mattresses, coffee maker, mini fridge, free wifi, pastry and juice in the morning, freezer space, free shuttle service to airport.. ... more   less 
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