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    Best Western Plus Chena River Lodge

    1255 Tvsa Way, Fairbanks, AK 99709-4678
    +1 866-624-3292
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good34%
    • Average9%
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    • Terrible1%
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    When we visit Fairbanks, we would always stay here because it was a well maintained and reasonably priced motel. Unfortunately, this motel has deteriorated quite a bit since our last stay and is in need of remodeling, upgrading and facility maintence. During our last stay,...More

    Thank edwardj152
    Response from BestWestern C, Director of Sales at Best Western Plus Chena River LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to submit your review of Best Western Plus Chena River Lodge. As for the maintenance issue, my apologies. The Housekeeping and Maintenance team work very diligent on identifying these issues and take a proactive approach on resolving them before...More

    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed September 16, 2017

    I'm glad I chosen this hotel for my transition stat in Fairbanks for the cruise The hotel is much better than I expected and more The staffs are very helpful I recommend this hotel without any hesitationMore

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    Thank Mabel L
    Response from BestWestern C, Director of Sales at Best Western Plus Chena River LodgeResponded September 18, 2017

    Thank you so very much for your outstanding recommendation! I am glad to hear that the hotel met your travel needs and your stay was enjoyable. We are definitely concerned about our guests’ experience at our hotel and it brings us great pride as a...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This BW Plus is not what we see in the lower 48. The shower tile needs grout, shower stall looks dirty, the bathroom door is water damaged from shower, the floor has not been mopped, if you put soiled clothing on the floor, it picks...More

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    Response from BestWestern C, Director of Sales at Best Western Plus Chena River LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to submit your review. It is my understanding that the General Manager has reached out to you. We hope to have you back for a future stay to show you what our property and our staff are really about....More

    Reviewed October 13, 2017

    The hotel is nice and easy to get to and staff are nice. The hotel gets noisy sometimes and hard to rest. It is a good price in the winter and that leads to a noisy crowd staying there over night. I have stayed here...More

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    Thank Ernest W
    Response from BestWestern C, Director of Sales at Best Western Plus Chena River LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your time and commentary, it is pleasing to hear that you enjoyed your visit at Best Western Plus Chena River Lodge. We appreciate your feedback which the staff exceeded your expectations and you were taken well care of by our hotel staff...More

    Reviewed October 4, 2017

    the hotels was clean and quiet in the inside. it is near the airport so planes are constantly going over but not at all bothered by the sounds. Breakfast was very good plenty of items to choose from. My only complaint or I guess disappointment...More

    Thank 425christalv
    Response from BestWestern C, Director of Sales at Best Western Plus Chena River LodgeResponded October 5, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review regarding your stay with us. As you mentioned we do offer a complimentary breakfast and are glad you were able to benefit from it during yours stay. The Best Western Plus Chena River Lodge takes...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • $78 - $165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Fairbanks
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Fairbanks
    • #2 Family Hotel in Fairbanks
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 67
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    SabinaJan
    September 1, 2017|
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    Response from BestWestern C | Property representative |
    Hello SabinaJan, Yes the Northern Lights are visible from the Hotel but also a short walk towards the river will get you a better view.
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    traveler89604
    July 9, 2017|
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    Response from Guilherme S | Reviewed this property |
    I don´t think so. They barely have wi-fi (it´s pay to use). But then again, that´s part of the experience of being in the wilderness. Just my two cents.
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    Jen S
    March 13, 2017|
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    Response from BestWestern C | Property representative |
    Dear Valued Guest, If you plan on doing quite a bit of activities that are not limited to a few areas we would suggest renting a car. Cab fare here can be fairly pricey and also limits you more on only doing certain things... More
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    "back side of hotel is quiet. very busy highway in front."
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    "Overall a very quiet location avoid the end rooms near the ice machines which are very noisy."
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    "They all look nice!"
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    "No comment!"
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