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Moby Dick Hostel & Lodging

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed here for 3 nights and extended to 4 and then to 5 finally. It was really comfortable, clean, and friendly. Really knowledgeable staff, and great information around the hostel. Family business, which is really nice to visit.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night in July, 2016. We had an excellent stay. I note that some of the more mediocre reviews below make reference to the dorms. We stayed in a private room upstairs, just sharing the bathroom with one other room (we never had to wait for the bathroom). It did not cost much more for two... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

Its for people with character, let me explain.. I was staying in a Dorm on the ground floor. The place is very well located, the action of downtown and the nightlife on the bay is not too far off, it's got a nice kitchen and a great patio. What needs a bit of upgrade are the maintenance of this place,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

I stayed here, in the 6 bed dormitory, in May 2016 during a two weeks backpacking trip. Location is good: approx 8-10 mins from the Kenai Fjords Tours, the Anchorage-Seward Bus stop and a mile from Safeway. The owner responds promptly to emails and queries. Approx USD 30/night. The bedsheet, from the owner, is clean. The place is reasonably neat... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Came here for some solo travel, I booked a private room. The room itself was a decent size, was supposed to be meant for three people but that's quite a stretch... There was a shared bathroom which was had an odd sewer scent to it, and the shower was a bit grimey and dirty. This place is fine if you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

We stayed in a lodging room, which had cooking facilitie. A shared a bathroom with one other room. Comfortable beds and not noisy. Hostel accommodation also available. Great value and very friendly and helpful owner

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Baltimore, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

We stayed in an individual room and shared the bath with another room. The place was ok. I saw many backpackers stay there, but it was not very noisy at night. The bedding sets don't seem very clean, it's a hostel. But I got bitten five times that night on my neck and arm. We were nervous that we might... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

That's a great place to stay, dorms are very clean and the (swiss :-P ) host provides sheets for very confortable beds. Dorms are 6 places but everybody is polite so i had no problem to rest. Also the shared kitchen is clean and well equiped. We met lot of friendly people who i shared part of my trip with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed the scenic train ride from Anchorage to Seward and then the free bus ride to the Moby Dick Hostel. Glad to have a reservation since they had no vacancies and it was Labor Day weekend. Great location is near the Kenai Fjord National Park and many excursions.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

My mom and I stayed in the dormitory style beds. It was nice and quiet. Everyone was respectful of each other and quiet hours. The owners were friendly and helpful. We had a nice spot to park our car. The location was right in the middle of it all. They charge $1 for towel rental, but it's only $1, not... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are conveniently located in downtown Seward, Alaska and offer the following types of accommodation:- Lodging Rooms, with a full and a twin size beds, kitchenette, shared bathroom- Hostel Private/Family Room, with a queen size bed, some with additional bunk bed, shared kitchen and shared bathroom- Hostel - Dormitory style accommodation, shared kitchen, shared bathrooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Moby Dick Hostel & Lodging

Address: 432 Third Avenue, P.O. Box 624, Seward, AK 99664
Location: United States > Alaska > Seward
Price Range: $22 - $80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 29
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