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Spenard Hostel International

2845 W 42nd Ave, Anchorage, AK 99517
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here three times in two weeks while, a great place to clean up and regroup if backpacking elsewhere. We tented in the yard which worked nicely and saved us some money. Close to bus stop which takes you right downtown.

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Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Anchorage is a beautiful city, but it is not cheap. Spenard Hostel is not only affordable, but it is a home away from home. As soon as I arrived, someone offered to help me with my bag and told me to just relax. There is a sitting area, kitchen area, and clean bathrooms. The rooms are quiet and comfortable. I... More

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Reese, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I love Spenard hostel! I stayed here in 2004 and 2008 and will be staying there again this August. The hostel is very clean and the handmade wood bunk beds are sturdy and comfortable. The owner provides free coffee and items to make breakfast which is a plus in expensive Anchorage. It's super close to the airport and the friendly... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Spenard Hostel is very close to the airport and you can easily take the bus there from the airport, the driver will have no problem telling you where to get off. The hostel is very cozy even though i didn't pay for the whole room i had a whole room twice and one of them i didn't even use. Highly... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I was in need of a shower after Treking around and seeing Alaska. I was camping out and just doing some fun adventures in Alaska. I googled to find a shower and the #spenardhostel came up. I went with it. I called and they welcomed me. A very clean place with friendly folk running it. I will be staying there... More

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Seward, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I was impressed with this place. Cozy accomodations, friendly staff, bike rentals, nice location; I even got some free bear spray! It seems to be common here for people to share stuff like food and stuff they no longer need. I would recommend it to anyone

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

After flying from DC to Dallas to Seattle and finally to Anchorage, I was certainly ready for a rest and found the Spenard Hostel to be just the place. I had called and made a reservation and everything was just as I was told. Meredith, the young lady who took the reservation left a note on the door with my... More

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

I travel to Alaska quite a lot and hate imposing on my friends. I love hostels, and Spenard is one of my favorite parts of Anchorage, so I decided to give this place a whirl. It's great - friendly staff, nice kitchens, lots of hot water, great location, great information about the city and state. It was a very nice,... More

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Monterrey, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

This hostel is very good, The location is excelent , near of the airport and easy ways to get downtown. The Hostel is clean, comfortable , safe. The prices is very good and the staff is very kind. I had a great experience in Anchorage and in this Hostel.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

Great service and help with transport and accommodation elsewhere! The guy on the photo walk more than the extra mile for his guests. When you check in late you find welcome notes with exact directions to your room. Great atmosphere. Showers need maintenance!

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Additional Information about Spenard Hostel International

Address: 2845 W 42nd Ave, Anchorage, AK 99517
Location: United States > Alaska > Anchorage
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 43
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