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Mile 1225.5 Alaska Highway, 90 miles south of Tok @ USA/Canada border, Tok, AK
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Description: Phone: 907-774-7705http://www.karo-ent.com/border.htmzip code 99780

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good Soup, Friendly Service, Clean Room

When getting a late start heading back from Fairbanks to the continental U.S., we wanted to get close to the Canadian border before stopping for the night. Although Border City Lodge was listed in the Milepost and there were a few reviews on TripAdvisor, we didn't have much else to go on. We called... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2014
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20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

When getting a late start heading back from Fairbanks to the continental U.S., we wanted to get close to the Canadian border before stopping for the night. Although Border City Lodge was listed in the Milepost and there were a few reviews on TripAdvisor, we didn't have much else to go on. We called ahead, there were rooms available, so... More 

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Sedona, AZ
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Stayed overnight. The room was great; motel room that looked like a little cabin, moose/bear flannel sheets, small flatscreen tv with tons of channels, hot shower. The people are incredibly nice and the cook usually has something special cooking up on the stove. We had a delicious beef stew one night (it was winter) and then the breakfast was incredibly... More 

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Palmer, Alaska
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

We found this place in the Milepost and gave it a try. After getting beaten up on the Alcan for most of the day, we were happy to pull in. The staff was extremely friendly. My young daughter and the desk clerk/housekeeper/waitress played together during our stay. The food was very good and good portions. We stayed in a double... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

This location on the Alaska Highway calls itself "Border City" and is located about 90 miles south of Tok, just a few miles north of the Alaska / Canada border. It's about 35 miles north of Beaver Creek, Yukon. Gas prices were lower here than in Beaver Creek, so the first order of business was to fill up! They give... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Mile 1225.5 Alaska Highway, 90 miles south of Tok @ USA/Canada border, Tok, AK
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Tok

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Description

Phone: 907-774-7705http://www.karo-ent.com/border.htmzip code 99780

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