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Qupqugiaq Inn

2.0 of 5 Inn   |   640 West 36th Ave., Anchorage, AK 99503
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Ranked #84 of 121 Anchorage B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Malmo, Sweden
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Terrible rooms, they smell awful. The guy at the reception tried helping out, they only had one room that was nice and looked renovated but then it turned out that was already booked. We tried opening the window for an hour in one of the smelly rooms but then we just had to leave or throw up. Of course, you... More

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Omaha, Nebraska
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently i was treated to a special gift in my travels up here to Anchorage Alaska, and that gift was the "Qupqugiaq Inn", from the moment I walked in the dorr I was not only treated as a vip, but I also felt like I had "arrived" at home, and was treated as such. When is the last time you... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived here expecting a private bathroom, we'd paid for this, they disagree but eventually gave us one. Room we were given was filthy - sliced mushroom and pizza topping crushed into the carpet, together with gum. Hole in sheet, radiator encrusted with dirt and hanging off wall, urine on floor in bathroom, bathroom door wouldn't shut as wood behind... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

Jen is great... Robert and Ryan are also very friendly... The atmosphere is very homey and I felt very comfortable there... Great location... I would recommend this hotel if you are staying in Anchorage... I don't know why anybody would write a bad review, unless they're upperclass and were expecting the taj mahal... it's great for the price... I would... More

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St. Thomas
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Hotwire was misleading, but it all worked out. I stayed here two separate times during my trip in Alaska. The second night I was given a room that had a shared bathroom. The upstairs of the Inn (at least the room I had) was more of a hostel feel. When I expressed my confusion about the hotwire purchase, the gentleman... More

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San Diego, California
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Qupqugiaq refers to a magical polar bear, which is the sort of charm this place would have if it was well managed. The style is quirky and lots of individual elements are nice: our room had a very expensive chair but the bathroom door didn't close. They planted new flowers but never washed our towels. There were lots of cute... More

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Emmett, Idaho, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Hot Wire lead us to believe that this was a chain style mid town hotel. It is not! I was a little nervous about staying there after I started reading the reviews on TripAdvisor. But the room as paid for and we only planned to stay a few short hours before our flight. I asked for an got a room... More

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Homer, AK
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Even though the travel sites list this hotel as 2-star, it is a 1-star...at best. The only reason we stayed here was because of a Hotwire "Hot Deals" thing, where we didn't see the name of the hotel until we payed for it. This place is furnished with furniture that was obviously bought from thrift stores -- at least the... More

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Anchorage, Alaska
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Let me start here: THIS PLACE HAS BED BUGS. If you love being bitten by bed bugs, then this is the place for you. The last night of my four night stay at the Qupqugiaq, I was moved to a different room than I had previously been in. I slept in shorts and a t-shirt. When I woke up, the... More

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Address: 640 West 36th Ave., Anchorage, AK 99503
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Location: United States > Alaska > Anchorage
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Qupqugiaq Inn 2*
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