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BEST WESTERN Golden Lion Hotel

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1000 East 36th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99508
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Grand Junction, Colorado
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our travel agent booked this for us and it turned out to be a good location to get where we needed to be from the hotel. The halls needed a little attention to the carpet, but our room was great - clean and spacious. Although there was not a free breakfast or airport shuttle, there was a restaurant in the... More 

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HENDERSON
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The value you pay for your room would be better spent at a hotel that offers a free continental breakfast. Janice at the desk was very nice and pleasant though. When you stay at so many other BW locations, you have certain expectations for amenities at a property and when they have no amenities, it comes as a shocker. Overall... More 

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We always try to travel to Alaska right before their tourism season starts but in the last few years they seem to have began it sooner. This Best Western had some of the best rates and we sort of knew the area so we chose them. An average hotel that was a nice stay for the price.

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Fairbanks, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Everyone was so helpful and kind. We checked in late and were so tired. The clerk checking us in was helpful and fast. That got us to bed quickly where we could rest up and get ready for our adventure packed mini vacay.

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Ketchikan, Alaska
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed my stay - spent a couple nights. Hotel is conveniently located, fairly clean, + friendly staff. Good value for the $. Has restaurant, bar, weight room, hair salon, laundry, internet & a real stuffed golden lion in lobby. One point down for putting me on mailing list & giving my email to 3rd parties w/o any previous notice, or... More 

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San Luis Obispo
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is off the beaten path, about 11 minutes from the waterfront and downtown. They are exceptionally friendly and accommodating. There is a restaurant and lounge on the second floor. My travel companion and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The staff is friendly and went out of their way to accommodate us, me in particular as I had a... More 

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kent, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel is very dated but rooms are updated and the internet is excellent. Hotel is located right in midtown and very close to restaurants and a nice movie theater. why 200 character minimum? that will discourage me from ever doing this again.

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

The room was clean, comfortable, and quiet - a great bargain for the price. The staff was helpful. It was located in a great central area in Anchorage, minutes from shopping, and lots of close restaurants to choose from.

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Lisa M, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Lion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lindsey H, We appreciate you taking the time out to do a review for us. I am glad that you enjoyed the hotel on your recent visit to Anchorage. Please feel free to contact me directly if there is any way I can be of assistance in the future. You may contact me at 907-561-1522 or email bwgoldenlion@gci.net. Sincerely, More 

Anchorage, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel has been recently remodeled, and it look FANTASTIC! Their staff is wonderful and very kind and helpful, I enjoyed my stay there. I did not feel out of place they made me feel like I'm right at home. If you want to stay at a great hotel with comfortable beds and great staff then choose Best Western Golden... More 

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Lisa M, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Lion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lakendra J , Thank you for the very nice review you posted for our hotel. your comments are very appreciated and I will pass them on to staff. Thank you for staying with us on your recent visit to Anchorage. If you ever need to contact me directly please feel free to call me at 907-561-1522 or email me... More 

Skagway, Alaska, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great value for your money - excellent staff, services and facilities. The location was close to medical services and staff went out of their way to make sure my stay was comfortable. Facilities are clean and amenities are many.

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Lisa M, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Lion Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Emily D, I am glad to hear you enjoyed your stay while you were in Anchorage. It is our pleasure to be at your service. Please let me know if I can ever be of further assistance to you. Feel free to contact me at 907-561-1522 or email me at bwgoldenlion@gci.net. Best Regards, More 

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