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Spenard Motel

3960 Spenard Road, Anchorage, AK 99517
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Spenard Motel
Ranked #61 of 69 hotels in Anchorage
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I unfortunately tried staying here as it was the only room available for 1 night. Staff was very mundane, I was actually asked if I wanted to see the room before I took it.They give you 1 towel, 1 bar of soap and a roll of toilet paper. You have to share a community bathroom (if you dare), people outside... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012 via mobile

This hotel by far is the worst hotel I ever stayed at not only is some of the staff lazy and rude the rooms are not very clean. They claim to offer cable TV but only offer 2 channels which you have to fight to watch the shows you want to with the other guest. I will never advise anyone... More

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Juneau, Alaska, United States
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2012

okay so you now how when you go to a hotel the sheets usually are clean, new and matching? Well that's not how they do it at the Spenard. the sheets were floral, solid, mismatched and looked about 15 years old. That I was going to grin and bear. The ciggerate burns and rips in the comforter I was going... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

I made the error of looking for an affordable place to stay. I should have left when they told me I needed a $50 cash deposit to check in and had to prepay the room before getting a key. I was exhausted and needed sleep. Before even getting tro my room I was approached in the parking lot asking if... More

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Dawsonville, Georgia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2011

It's a very affordable place to spend a night, and there's nothing comparable near downtown Anchorage, but don't expect sparkling surroundings. My room was clean and bed comfortable and the staff is incredibly friendly and helpful. A nice Asian family operates this place (3 generations). The location is great (restaurants/ fast food) and there is the bus route right out... More

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Anchorage, Alaska
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2010

hehe well me and my friends have been staying there for a week. its an awesome place for partying! the staff well some of them are cool once you get to know them. not far from the liquor store. thats a plus in my books! its not the best or cheapest but thats cool how they have all those movies... More

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Warwick, Rhode Island
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2009

In the past, I wrote a pretty good review for the Spenard Motel. I'd stayed there several times and was always at least satisfied with the accomodations. Unfortunately, things have changed. On my last stay there, I was with my girlfriend, and for the first time, felt almost ashamed to have stayed there. She understood that it was the most... More

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london
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2008

stayed here for one night only and stayed in a dorm, very small room with 6 bunks in it. it was a bit cramped but luckily the people were nice in the room and respectful of quiet time and others sleeping. the hostel looks to be on the market to be sold. that may be why it seems like decoration... More

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Arvada, Colorado
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2006

I apologize to anyone who has stayed here based on my previous review. What a difference a few years can make! It was always dilapidated, but at least it was clean. The minute I walked in, I was on the phone to find another place to stay. We were stuck for one night. They will not give you a refund... More

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alaska
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2006

First off, let's just say I think we were the only ones staying at the Spenard motel that weren't renting either (1) by the month, or (2) (more likely) by the hour. Overall, the room had the ambiance of a Reno truck stop. It smelled like someone had laid in bed watching FOX news and chain-smoking Pall Malls for the... More

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Address: 3960 Spenard Road, Anchorage, AK 99517
Location: United States > Alaska > Anchorage
Also Known As:
Spenard Hotel Anchorage

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