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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed July 9, 2016

John was an excellent host for our 4 days in Anchorage. John is a wealth of information from what to do, where to go, and where to eat. As a fisherman, he also knows where to fish and what to catch. A Loon's Nest is in a wonderful location, about $16 taxi ride from the airport and on the people... More 

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Valdez, Alaska
2 reviews
Reviewed April 28, 2016

A Loons Nest was a nice place to stay that is run by a long time married couple. They were very accommodating and helpful to what we needed for breakfast and information about Alaska. I hope to stay with them again in the future.

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concord, nc
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46 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

We chose A Loon's Nest for a couple reasons. The location was not too far from the airport (5-6 mi), and since our flight didn't arrive til 8:30pm we wanted to be able to get there in a reasonable amount of time. John welcomed us, showed us to our room and when we asked about a restaurant, gave us a... More 

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Brooklyn
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29 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

The host is an extremely easygoing kind man. He let us keep our luggage in his house past checkout to make it easier for our travel needs. He replaced our towels everyday. The room was well equipped with bathrobes as well as enough towels. The place was clean and comfortable. The sitting area has a gorgeous view and very comfortable... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 19, 2015

A Loon's Nest is a great place to stay. Summer hotel pricing in Anchorage is expensive, and the Nest was consistently lower than almost every place we looked. As a Bed & Breakfast, which is also inspected and approved by the Anchorage Bed & Breakfast Association, the Nest has a much more personable vibe than a hotel. We stayed in... More 

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Mission, Kansas
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123 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed July 4, 2015

The B&B is in a nice location and priced decently. John is a good host. The room was well kept and spacious. The breakfast was cereals and tea/coffee. The house is located close to the ocean trail, which is a plus.

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Columbus, Ohio
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21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed June 26, 2015

We chose a Loon's Nest because of the owner being a retired educator. In fact, other guests turned out to be retired educators, too, so conversation was easy and we had a lot in common. Bed was comfortable, a fan was available during the hot spell, a door directly into the garden was convenient. There was a nice writing space... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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58 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed June 2, 2015

Great location for downtown, easy access to other areas. Clean, simple. neat. John is very helpful with information on the area. Simple breakfast. Quiet with one unit having an outside entrance the other thru the home.

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Aurora, Illinois
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139 reviews
96 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed August 5, 2014

This is a nice little bed and breakfast in the middle of a neighborhood. There are two rooms and both face the backyard and are very quiet and comfortable. There are some things that needed a little repair but nothing drastic. Overall not a bad place to stay in Anchorage.

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed July 8, 2014

My husband and I stayed here during our honeymoon. Jon was a gracious host. Helpful as we planned our next stop in Alaska and very friendly. There were other couples staying there, and they were also friendly. While the bathroom was not attached to our bedroom, it was very close and no one bothered us while we were there. The... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Loon's Nest Bed and Breakfast is poised on a bluff overlooking Westchester Lagoon, a local park. One can appreciate views of the skyline of downtown Anchorage, and of the Alaska range with Mt. McKinley. A Loon's Nest Bed and Breakfast is located seven minutes away from the airport, and five minutes from downtown Anchorage and the Alaska Railroad. We are also located on a major bus route and the Tony Knowles Coastal Trail begins one block away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about A Loon's Nest

Address: 1455 Hillcrest Dr., Anchorage, AK 99503
Location: United States > Alaska > Anchorage
Price Range: $161 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“For a bath in your room, book the Bird Room”
 of 5 bubbles 689joyced, Jul 9, 2016 | Read review
“The Bird Room has a separate entrance to the house”
 of 5 bubbles nijadesigns, Apr 28, 2016 | Read review
“We had a double bed room and was very quiet near the front side door. Lots of room to park too. Nice safe neighborhood.”
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 of 5 bubbles Bobby31225, Jul 3, 2012 | Read review
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