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Billie's Backpackers Hostel

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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“peach cobbler”(4 reviews)
“sweet home”(3 reviews)
“her son”(7 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 7 June 2017

Everyone working at the hostel is super friendly and always happy to go above and beyond to make your stay more comfortable. I really enjoyed getting to know Billie, Art and Ray and will make a point to stay here if I'm back in Fairbanks!...More

3  Thank Peter R
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Billie's Backpacker Hostel is the real deal. I love this place and you probably will too! Ever walked into a hostel and had the feeling you weren't quite enough (or even a shred) of a hipster to fit in to the scene? I have, unfortunately....More

1  Thank nhanse73
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Nice hosts, fun travelers, and good location. We stayed in the private room with twin beds. Comfy beds and quiet. Looking forward to returning in a couple weeks. I wish trip advisor didn't require 200 words in this description.

1  Thank rhenzler
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The hosts are very friendly...after a short time, you'll feel like you've known Billie, Art and Joel for a long time. This is really a private home in a residential neighobrhood, close by UAF and lots of cute places to eat and hang out, like...More

1  Thank joshua b
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

The excellent reviews are probably true too if that's what you want in accomodation. We are 2 well travelled, easy going Australians girls that couldn't wait to leave. Our twin room was so small and dark we need torches in the day. It's in the...More

2  Thank jacqui j
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
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Price range
US$35 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$35 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (113)
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DianneRoberson
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i am 100% sure the owner who is very helpful is not going to let you with two dogs outside if you come to visit . i still remember she has also a dog and she loves animals; The best is to send her an email and you will have... More
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"The balcony dorm is nicer, and less people are staying there."
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"There are several rooms, all different. My room had 4 beds, was on top of stairs to right."
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"Tell Billie what you want. She'll work with you."
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"The twin room was on the other side of the house from the dorms. Very quiet and peaceful!"
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