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Sven's Basecamp Hostel

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I stayed one night at Sven's. The staff (including Sven) were very welcoming and helpful. We stayed in a wall tent. It had bunk beds and a king size bed. The bed was so comfortable! We were also offered extra blankets and...More

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed September 18, 2017

We stayed in our tent at Sven's Basecamp. Nice showers, lovely place to cook and eat (nice to be able to do some dishes with hot water after camping in the backcountry :) ), lots of information about things to do in Alaska and we...More

2  Thank marijkeverhasselt
Reviewed August 18, 2017

Super cool place, one of my best experiences ever, staying in a treehouse! Great staff and everyone's was very friendly. Sven himself was very helpful and time sensitive while communicating with us. They gave us great suggestions on where to go and see the northern...More

1  Thank Vjay S
Reviewed August 14, 2017

I stayed here twice over the course of my travels through Alaska - once on my first two nights of the trip and again on my last night of the trip. I am so glad that I did! First, the staff that work at Sven's...More

1  Thank bearandmoose
Reviewed July 18, 2017

Sven's Basecamp Hostel is a great place to stay and full of very fun people! The facility is very clean and the staff is fantastic! The walled tent was great and very spacious. The evening atmosphere is a lot of fun and you will meet...More

1  Thank mgh61
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$85 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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$85 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"the tree house is very cozy, the tents are comfortable but noisy (depending on other guests)"
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"The walled tent is one of the more spacious rooms at the hostel"
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"They have safari tents, cabins, a treehouse and a place to camp!! All the necessities!!"
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"The beds in the tent cabins are comfortable and they have electricity to charge your phone/ect."
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