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Anchorage Grand Hotel

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Hamilton, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The train station is a 5 minute walk up a small incline. Easy enough with luggage. The hotel is an older apartment that has been converted to a hotel. Our room faced the train station and it was a hot night so with no AC we had our windows open and had to listen to an insane amount of train... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A great place to stay if travelling on the Alaskan Railroad as it's only around the corner from the hotel. Stayed in Rm 506 which is on the front, a huge room with kitchenette, fridge,couch etc. Breakfast is delivered in a plastic bag which consisted of Juice, bagel, cream cheese & a bar. A pity no butter was supplied. Ok... More 

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John W, General Manager at Anchorage Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us, and taking the time to write your comments. The breakfast, which we call a breakfast snack, is more of an "eat what you want and take the rest with you" type of snack. We do not have a space in the hotel for a full breakfast spread, nor do we have a food handler's... More 

Washington
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Don't book with Expedia. Outside entrance, no elevator, and manager wouldn't take my call or return an email as promised. Did not stay here as I can't carry bags up stairs. Expedia said only manager could change or cancel our reservation. I'll tell you what employee told me. If you call them directly you'll get better rates and service

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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

there are many pluses and minuses for this hotel. positives-centrally located to train station and travel buses as well as downtown i stayed there a total of 5 days (non consecutive) and they stored my bags for free and placed the bags in my room upon my return my room was big enough and comfortable for me but i was... More 

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John W, General Manager at Anchorage Grand Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciate you staying with us at the Anchorage Grand Hotel, and for taking the time to post comments. We do occasionally receive a negative comment about the free "breakfast snack" that we provide to guests to either eat in their room, or take with them to eat later. The "breakfast snack" is a tough one. We often consider eliminating... More 

Emsworth, United Kingdom
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55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First, the good things. Plenty of space, facilities in the room very good. However, to have the Lobby down stairs with no ramp and heavy bags is difficult. Decor is tired and dated. Breakfast was grim. Barely ever any internet access: there is free wifi but you can seldom get it. Position of the hotel meant that (a) you were... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I found this hotel to be clean and in a great location. We boarded the morning train for Seward and we were able to conveniently walk to the station. It is also close to everything downtown not to mention right across the street from the weekend flea market. I would recommend this hotel to any of my friends.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

my husband and i came here for our anniversary and it was absolutely wonderful. the view was just spectacular, and it was super close to a market that was held over the weekends, so that was pretty convenient. i also loved how there was a kitchen in my room, that made my stay a whole lot better.

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Thanks for staying with us, and the nice comments. Happy Anniversary! :) John & Staff at Anchorage Grand Hotel More 

Coeur d Alene, United States
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Room was actually a one bedroom apartment and suitable for longer stays. Clean, well equipped but dated. Evening and morning desk attendants were not friendly but efficient. They need trained to make guests feel welcome and importatnt.

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Vancouver, Washington
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking for a relatively affordable hotel option next to the railway station so we could catch our 6:45 AM train to Seward, that was walking distance to the rest of downtown Anchorage so we could explore in our extra few hours there, someplace clean and relaxing so we could start our vacation on the right foot, with just... More 

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Dumas, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Since it is the closest to the train depot is is also the nosiest....all day and night. You also have to walk UP HILL or take a taxi and it quite a hill. Second closest hotel is Comfort Inn but you have cross several train tracks but it is flat land not up a hill but not sure of any... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
All-suite hotel. Terrific downtown location, one block from Coastal Trail, within walking distance of 5th Avenue Mall, Convention Center, Performing Arts Center, Anchorage Museum, and restuarants. Fully equipped kitchens. Breakfast items delivered to your door. Morning newspaper. Free Wi-Fi. Cable TV with HBO. The best value in Anchorage! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Anchorage Grand Hotel

Address: 505 W 2nd Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501
Location: United States > Alaska > Anchorage
Price Range: $106 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Anchorage Grand Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 31
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