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Aurora Borealis Lodge

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Reviewed 26 April 2018

I stayed at the Aurora Borealis Lodge for 4 nights from April 5-10. To say it was superb is an understatement. I was lucky enough to see the Aurora EVERY SINGLE NIGHT. My room, which was room 2 in the Cedar Lodge was beautiful. The...More

1  Thank suelotter
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Reservations were easily made online, we were picked up promptly at our hotel, the Aurora began as we were arriving at the Lodge and Mok greeted us but held his talk until the lights tapered a bit. There was hot chocolate and cookies during the...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 30 March 2018

We spent three nights in Fairbanks for aurora viewing, and this was hands-down the best spot. We used our 4WD rental car to get here, which was an easy trip from Fairbanks. The ability to sit inside when the aurora fades was essential, and even...More

1  Thank mattr789
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Mok was organized, polite, friendly, and warm to his guests. Reservation and wait list were promptly communicated and follow up. The cabin was comfortable, although a little too dark inside, and the location offered the best view of the Northern Light. The bonus is that...More

2  Thank Je M
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We visited the Aurora Borealis Lodge for an Aurora viewing session in early/mid-March. We were deciding between a more active “aurora seeker” tour and a viewing session like this. We were quite happy with the lodge viewing session- we loved the opportunity to go outside...More

2  Thank Caitlin M
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$199 - US$224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$199 - US$224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Sanders3
10 February 2018|
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Response from Clare W | Reviewed this property |
We booked the all inclusive at the Borealis Lodge and really you couldn’t get better food anywhere! It was really healthy and delicious every time. Prepared by professional chefs. We didn’t rent a car and did lots of the... More
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gpurk
16 January 2018|
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Response from Sanders3 | Reviewed this property |
Yes a 4 wheel drive is a must! It is very easy to drive yourself instead of taking a tour. Beautiful drive
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chinadoll19us
9 July 2017|
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Response from oneyearoff | Reviewed this property |
We were there in early March this year (2017) and it was -10 to -30 below zero. We rented an SUV with snow tires and did not have any problems driving to the lodge or elsewhere. The roads were clear (no snow drifts). I... More
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"second floor room no. 2 has great views"
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"They do have an overnight lodge but we did not go there"
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"All rooms are good. I booked direct with the lodge which is recommended as the staff are able to advise on..."
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"2nd floor rooms have better views of the aurora"
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