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Golden North Motel

4888 Old Airport Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99709
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Seattle, Washington
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26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There's nothing special about this building, it's just a motel. But we really received friendly and helpful service from the front desk, which made it quite pleasant. It's also conveniently located near the airport, supermarkets, and some good places to eat (ask the front desk for recommendations). The room was clean, no complaints. I'd stay here again because it's inexpensive... More 

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California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Price was right, staff was helpful and the room had a living room with couch, small fridge and microwave. The rooms need to be updated; peeling paint and the shower needs to be cleaned. Coffee and donuts in the lobby. Very close to airport but I did not hear the planes.

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Thank TheDukeCalifornia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The office has a funky odour, and the room was just as bad. The inside is just as bad as the outside, a dump. The walls are thin, noise all night long, small parking lot. This place is down the road from a recently boarded up strip club. Never again would I stay here!!

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Cartersville, Georgia, United States
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here because the price was right. Location was ok, just a quick walk to Fred Meyers & the bus stop. Staff was very friendly. Room was tiny and old but clean, which matters the most. No a/c which might be ok on the other side but we were on the side facing the sun and it was quite... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was looking for cheap and I found it! The check-in was freaky and the appearance of the motel says to run away! In all fairness the room was not as bad as the appearance of the place from the outside. Still, pretty shabby. As a traveler wi-fi is important to me. I was told to log in to any... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I looked for a hotel near Fairbanks Airport, as my flight was arriving late at night and departing early in the morning. I also checked to see if there was a grocery store nearby. So I booked a room through Booking.com, thinking that it would be a better deal. But when I booked for extra days, I discovered that it... More 

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Fairbanks, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

The staff at the motel is very guest oriented. They try to accommodate each traveler's needs. Family owned and management you will most likely be remembered the next time you call or stop in. It's a great place to call home when you are visiting Fairbanks.

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Thank Lynne L
Buffalo, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

This hotel is a bit small and dated...BUT it has a huge personality! This family owned and operated hotel has the best service of anyplace we have stayed to this point. Everyone is friendly and quick to take care of every need. They were very informative and full of suggestions and maps and bus schedules of the area. Coffee, donuts,... More 

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Thank MillerAmerica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

The best customer service I have ever had! Super friendly family owned business. I spoke with them on the phone never told them my name and they recognized my voice and new who I was. They are very flexible with your needs! I just can't say enough good things about this place and owners!!

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Thank Bridger K
Guatemala City, Guatemala
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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

It's an older motel, pet friendly (only 5 bucks for a dog), with friendly staff. It's basic but that's all I needed. I would stay there again. Free donuts in the morning. It's warm, the rooms are clean. It has cable and free wifi. The water was warm and the bed was soft. It's a budget place. I go to... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation

Additional Information about Golden North Motel

Address: 4888 Old Airport Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99709
Location: United States > Alaska > Fairbanks
Price Range: $74 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Golden North Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 62
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Golden North Motel Fairbanks, Alaska
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