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BEST WESTERN Golden Lion Hotel

2.0 of 5 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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Palmer, Alaska
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed with our free voucher. Nothing special about this place... the restaurant food was ok - we ordered dinner and picked it up and took it back to the room to eat. Had fish & chips and the shrimp & scallop skewers. There were only shrimp, no scallops and the asparagus was green beans. However, it was tasty. Also... More

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Soldotna, United States
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed one night while flying out early next morning. Rooms were nicely updated and clean. Bed was comfortable. Good value. Front desk staff was professional and helpful. Location was convenient and quiet.

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Anchorage, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was very pleased with my room, the rooms are cleaned and comfortable. I was able to relax and enjoy by room viewing the cablevision and enjoying a beverage with ice that is provided by the hotel. The staff are friendly and helpful. I would recommend the hotel to my family and friends. Its in midtown area located near shopping... More

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LARGO
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is where I stay when in Anchorage. Excellent food, comfortable beds, friendly staff, and easy access to airport, Kenai Peninsula, or up the Parks Highway. Overall - just a very comfortable and relaxing place to spend the night.

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Seattle, Washington
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80 reviews 80 reviews
59 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Don't be discouraged by the look of the lobby or the potentially horrible smell coming from the Beauty Salon. The rooms are quite nicely furnished, bathrooms are clean and the bed very comfortable. It was a pleasant surprise to find the bathroom with fixtures dispensing lotion, soap and shampoos. Even more so to realize these products were made with natural... More

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Fayetteville, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

This was a nice hotel and had a decent location with lots of restaurants and stores around and was not too far from the airport. The hotel staff was very helpful when we wanted to find restrauants and stores. It was not too far from downtown Anchorage either so it was easy to see the city.

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Victoria BC
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I am a Best Western gold member. I really like the value you get -our room is large, clean, staff are friendly. As we are driving the location is good as there is easy access to the highway. The rate for this hotel was great considering the average rate started at $150 per night for other hotels in Anchorage which... More

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Leawood, KS
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36 reviews 36 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We stayed here one night before heading out the next morning on the Alaska Railroad. We enjoyed our stay and really liked our room. The staff were very personable. We arrived too early for check in so the hotel held our luggage while we went sightseeing. Nice facility. It's within a short walk to some of the best pizza in... More

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Ogden, Utah
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33 reviews 33 reviews
8 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We stayed here for 1 night after arriving on a late flight into Anchorage. Check in was quick, the room was large and clean, beds were comfy. We were out the door as soon as we got up so I cannot comment on much more than that but we were satisfied and would gladly stay again.

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

Dear Guest, I would like to thank you for taking the time to do a review for us. We appreciate your business while traveling through Anchorage we know that our travelers have many choices while staying in Anchorage and we are please that you chose us for your lodging needs. If I can be any assistance to you in the... More

La Porte, Tx, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Overpriced for the ammenities. Need some repair items such as drain plugs and grates on some of the bath tubs. Staff very good. Computer for guests slower than molasses in the winter time. No breakfast included since there is a restaraunt on site.

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to do a review. I appreciate your comments and will look into the issues you had in your room and get them addressed. We strive to give every guest quality accommodations and I am sorry in your case we did not seem to accomplish this. If you are ever in Anchorage again... More

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Address: 1000 East 36th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99508
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Location: United States > Alaska > Anchorage
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — BEST WESTERN Golden Lion Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 100
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