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BEST WESTERN Golden Lion Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1000 East 36th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99508
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Ranked #18 of 70 Hotels in Anchorage
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014
James K Dothan, Alabama
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  • Cleanliness
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Dothan, Alabama
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

The staff were helpful and the courtesy van driver was informative and courteous. The beds were comfortable. WiFi did not always provide good connection. There was adequate parking and the hotel was conveniently located.

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

Thank you for doing a review of our property. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay. Have a great summer More

Chehalis, Washington
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214 reviews 214 reviews
9 hotel reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We enjoyed our stay here because the staff really cared about your comfort and if there was anything you needed. Our room was clean and the bed gave us a comfortable nights sleep the night before we had to leave from our 2 weeks in Alaska.

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for doing a review for our property. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that you will choose to stay with us again if you are ever in Anchorage Alaska again. Have a great day, More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Our room was beautiful. Plenty of room to move around. The bed was very comfortable. Though I was worried that the room would be noise due to its location near the bar, we didn't hear anything. The bathroom was a little dated. The restaurant wasn't anything great to look at, but the food was great. The hotel's location near the... More

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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 for us. We appreciate your business while traveling through Anchorage Alaska. Have a wonderful summer!!! More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Vendor does not keep drink machines stocked adequately. All out while I was there. My opinion is that vendor must use vending as a money laundry. The room was clean and the bed was comfortable. I would have preferred a different location.

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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. The company that does our vending services is a reputable company. I can assure you that the issues you experienced are not the standard. We are a midtown property and I am sorry that the location did not meet your needs. Have a good day, More

San Francisco
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25 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

There aren't a lot of options for Anchorage but after some last minute changes, we settled on the Best Western. In the end, quite pleased. Arrived really late into ANC and didn't check into the hotel until after midnight. Still, the check-in process was a breeze. The room wasn't bad at all - spacious, clean, perfectly fine for a night.... More

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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 for our property. We appreciate your loyalty with Best Western. We appreciate you choosing us when you visit Anchorage. Have a great day More

Ellensburg, Washington, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

We checked into this hotel very late at night and the staff was helpful and courteous. The reason I gave it an average score was because the complimentary breakfast was not offered or available which I have found to be unusual with the Best Western chain of hotels. With the breakfast, I would have given it an "excellent" score.

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

Dear Guest, We appreciate your feed back and you are correct in the fact that we do not have a complimentary breakfast at this time. The 36Th Bistro is independently owned from the hotel and they do have a very nice breakfast menu. I will pass your comments along and keep them in mind as we make business decisions in... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Great place to stay! Will always stay here while in Anchorage! Only downfall is no airport shuttle, but it has a restaurant, lounge, and a hair salon in the hotel. Super close to anything you need to get to. Best beds ever! Nothing negative for me to say!!!

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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 for us. We appreciate your business and know you have many choices while in Anchorage so we truly appreciate that you choose to stay at the Best Western Golden Lion. Hope to see you again soon. Have a great summer thank you!!! More

Anchorage, Alaska, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Very good, clean, and always had very helpful staff. I would definitely recommend anyone to stay here. The location is perfect. Easy to get to the store near by. All and all it is a good place to stay when in Anchorage.

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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 guest review for us. We appreciate your business and continued support. I will personally pass your comments on to the owners of the restaurant. Thank you again, More

Riverside
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6 reviews 6 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

very clean, staff very friendly. The restaurant, although bare on décor has the best steak in the city by far! We must go to Anchorage at least once a month and have tried several other hotels/motels. This is the cleanest and least expensive we have found. recommend it to all.

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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 for our property. It is nice to hear that you enjoyed your stay and hopefully the next time you are in Anchorage you will choose to stay with us again. If there is ever anything my staff or myself can do to make your stay more comfortable or... More

Yakima, Washington, Usa
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

I have stayed at this hotel twice now the last time on just a 2 day notice and they had a room, everyone was very nice, helpful and when U dud check in it was late but because I had stayed there before they had everything ready for me. The reason I stayed here agin was because the last time... More

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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 feel out a review for us. We appreciate your continued business. If you ever need anything while staying with us please do not hesitate to let me know. Sincerely, 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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