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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I took my parents to Valdez for two nights in the middle of August. I was fortunate to find a room for them on that weekend with tripadvisor. Most of the lodge places were booked out. The place was okey and comfortable enough. The wall is thin, we can hear the TV from next room, and people's talking in the... More 

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Alaska
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Keystone is a modular building that was originally constructed as administrative offices for the 1996 Exxon Valdez response. As hotels go, this one is economical if rather spartan. Our room was recently remodelled and clean with a nice bed and strong shower with lots of hot water. The continental breakfast was about average, but the breakfast area could have been... More 

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Fairbanks, Alaska
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are freezing in this place right now. The central ventilation blows cold air inside and there is no way to turn it off from the room. So we have both the noise and the cold. Yes, cold wind INSIDE the room. The receptionist gave us extra blankets, but it's still very uncomfortable. Very slow Wi-Fi. Hope to get a... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

We went there for family vacation and we found this hotel . According to price , I like this but they don't have any microwave or freezer . Lot of water in bathroom which I like because I like to shower a lot. Front desk are very nice and she showed me room too. There breakfast area was very clean... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

My 73 year old parents and I came off the ferry to spend a night at the Keystone Hotel. We were pleasantly surprised with a very simple, small room with 3 beds and a bathroom. The whole building is very clean and tidy and the staff very friendly. The place was quiet, making for a great night sleep. The upstairs... More 

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San Francisco, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

If you think of Alaska as the Dubai of North America, then you will know that everything in Alaska is expensive. The Keystone was the cheapest place to stay in Valdez, so going before we stayed here we didn't expect much. This was originally built for the Prince William Sound oil clean up. It is a place to stay and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

Keystone Hotel is located properly: Enjoy taking a walk with good views to local restaurants, highway, the ferry terminal and cruise ships for visiting Prince William Sound. "Easy to get to any important transportation" is always at the top of the list for the people who don't drive during the trips. Only a 5 minute walk from the Alaska Marine... More 

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Rushville, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

Another oil company leftover. Staff not very friendly. Room was small with nothing other than small old beds, small TV and at least a decent shower. Walls were very thin and noisy. Breakfast was very basic. Clean, but well worn. Glad we only slept here.

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Smyrna, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

Rooms are quite small but clean. My room did not have a microwave oven or a fridge. A basic breakfast is provided. Location is good. Front desk lady was not welcoming at all. Overall an average place to stay.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Yet another hotel in rural Alaska that is a place to sleep and not much else. Reminded me of a mobile home or cruise ship accommodations, though not quite that small. You should expect a lot for the price, just know that going in and you will not be disappointed. Rooms were clean, thin walls, no control of thermostat, a... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Keystone Hotel

Address: 401 West Egan, Valdez, AK 99686
Location: United States > Alaska > Valdez
Price Range: $65 - $95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Keystone Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 106
Also Known As:
Keystone Hotel Valdez
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