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Spenard Hostel International

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2845 W 42nd Ave, Anchorage, AK 99517-2830 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
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Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Room: 6Bd Dorm Hard to find anything really worth staying for here aside from its close proximity to the airport, but another 20-25mins your in downtown on the #40 bus anyhow. The kitchen is very small, conman areas ok but not really enough bathrooms. The...More

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Reviewed August 1, 2018

The comments were quite good, and we were very disappointed in this place. First thing the hotel guy announced was that marijuana was legal, a freedom he was clearly enjoying, he overcharged us $8 (I didnt realise at first as it was 2am and I...More

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Reviewed July 28, 2018

Having stayed in the Spenard Hostel multiple times in the past, I must say I have been a bit disappointed recently. Ownership changed over the winter. The new owner is gearing the hostel more toward private rooms (before there never were any private rooms). This...More

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Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

Nice comfy stay. Clean environment and felt safe. Will stay again on next visit to Alaska. Close to airport. Houseparent was super helpful and cool to hang out with. You can also ask for work exchange if they have any work available. Can save you...More

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Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been staying for the winter community season since middle of December. This place is so nice! The showers are hot and have great water pressure. Laundry is on-site and affordable, and with three different common areas and kitchens to choose from it isn’t difficult...More

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Spenard Hostel International is conveniently located one mile from the Ted Stevens International Airport and on the bus line to historic downtown and the universities in Anchorge, Alaska. We offer dorm style ...More lodging in a clean, friendly, and helpful environment with plenty of amenties. Guests have access to 3 kitchens, 4 bathrooms, short and long term secure storage, free wifi, coin operated laundry, vending machines, book exchange library, and free coffee, tea, and hot cocoa, oatmeal, & pancakes. During the summer season, we have tent space available, bike rentals, bbq grill in our spacious yard, and plenty of lawn games. We are happy to help you plan the details of your trip to Anchorage or throughout the state, and we're the perfect place to launch your Alaskan adventure. We are open year round, have no lock out, and late check in is available with advance notice. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
GreenLeaders Silver level
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
GreenLeaders Silver level
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
43
Price range
$17 - $51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Spenard Hostel International Hotel Anchorage
Location
United States > Alaska > Anchorage
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
GreenLeaders Silver level
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
43
Price range
$17 - $51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Spenard Hostel International Hotel Anchorage
Location
United States > Alaska > Anchorage
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Traveler (33)
Room & Suite (5)
Dining (1)
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Bertha S. J
Hi, I read Spenard Hostel provide shower and a quick nap for transit guest. I'd like to know how much? My flight will be at 11.40 pm on 9 Sept. I arrrive since 12.00 pm noon that day, but I'll take lunch at Golden Coral first and then go to Spenard.Is there a shuttle from Spenard to Anchorage airport? Please inform transit rate for me. Thanks
August 25, 2017
  • Response from HostelBillProperty representative
    Hi Bertha - Sorry for the late response. Your questions slipped by us. We offer showers for $5 during office hours. You can get to and from the airport by cab, bus, Lyft or Uber.
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JoanHamilton
Is there a secure place to put your stuff?
September 14, 2016
  • Response from Jen AProperty representative
    Hi Joan! We have lockers available for those guests who prefer to lock up their things. They are free to use if you have your own lock and if you don't we have some for sale for $5. Please let us know if you have any...More
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Room Tips
"Private is private"
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"excellent start point"
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"There hostel is split in Fem only dorm, Male only dorm, and co-ed to help you chose whatever makes you..."
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"The dorms are equally good. This is a Hostel"
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