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Hartford, Ar
Reviewed 5 March 2016

I just returned from a 5 day trip that included myself, husband, sister and brother in law. We stayed in Logan's Chalet which was perfect for 2 couples. The kitchen is modern and the living area is cozy, complete with an electric fireplace in the island that divides the kitchen and living room. The upstairs loft has 2 beds, so...

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GAINESVILLE
Reviewed 10 February 2016

The lodge is small in number of rooms but each room is of impeccable quality, spacious and with large windows for watching the Northern Lights. On 3 of our 4 nights we saw amazing, spectacular and breathtaking displays from the large comfortable couch in our rooms. Kitchen is well equipped. The management is cooperative, attentive and we rate this as...

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1Thank ARGONAUTHUMPBACK
Cedar Park, Texas
Reviewed 3 February 2016

We stayed for 4 night at the lodge in room 4 (downstairs). There were 4 of us total with me, my wife and our 2 kids (26 & 14). We arrived one day 1 and the room was very clean and roomy. With 4 of us sharing the room I had worried it might not have been large enough. Well...

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3Thank Bob B
Riverview, Florida
Reviewed 19 January 2016

We had a wonderful stay at the lodge. Accommodations were unbelievable. Mok made our visit very easy. Driving to the lodge was safe and clear roads. We got to see the Northern Lights on all 3 nights. Very convenient walkie-talkies in the room to notify us when the lights come out. The room was very lean and comfortable. The kitchen...

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5Thank CLO-K1234
Sunnyvale, Texas
Reviewed 14 January 2016

The accommodations are clean and have everything you need in the kitchen to make your meals. I was a bit nervous because I am a person who likes to stay in luxury places--it is rustic, but for viewing the Aurora, awesome! On nights when tour groups come here to the lodge to view, Mok gets on his walkie talkie to...

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1Thank cosmopoliteone
Elkton, Oregon
Reviewed 12 January 2016

I read about this on trip advisor, and had to wait a year for an opening, because it was booked when I originally wanted to go. Booking was quite easy, and Mok was easy to work with as we sorted out the details. We flew in, got our rental car, and then headed out. The directions were flawless, guiding us...

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2Thank ghotai
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Mok is great! This is our second time here. We came around February two years ago, and now for New Year's Eve weekend. Absolutely lovely accommodations. This time we stayed at the Chalet and loved the privacy with the private balcony. We asked the kids (ages 12 and 14) which trip they wanted to repeat and hands down it was...

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2Thank 426mariselah
Philadelphia, PA
Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

We did not know what to expect. Never been to Fairbanks. Never tried to see aurora borealis. We liked Fairbanks. We saw northern lights -- not a foregone conclusion so be ready. Mok, the proprietor could not be nicer or more helpful. Second floor room was well situated for viewing and well equipped for being locked up in subzero weather....

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3Thank splanknon
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Best lodge with the best northern light view at Clearly Summit. It’s about 30-45 mins away from town depending on the weather and road condition. It’s not the cheapest in town but it definitely worth the price and advance booking. Our other friends stayed at Chena and they totally regretted it. You will see other people and tours coming to...

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4Thank SassyStussy
Columbia, Maryland
Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

Mok, the owner, was very responsive to my 3 months of emails trying to get the right dates for our trip. We booked room #2 on the top floor. He greeted us shortly after our arrival and answered all our questions. Even gave me good camera hints like needing a tripod and wide angle lens. I guess I should of...

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Additional Information about Aurora Borealis Lodge

Address: Cleary Summit Rd., 1906 Ridge Run Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99707
Region: United States > Alaska > Fairbanks
Price Range: $283 - $318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Aurora Borealis Hotel Fairbanks
Aurora Borealis Lodge Fairbanks, Alaska
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“Get room 1 or 2 on the top floor”
 of 5 bubbles Chino_Mac, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Only 4 rooms, 2 down & 2 up mostly identical. Upstairs is probably a little quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles dornagnew, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our room was on the main floor; it was wonderful!! (It has a bidette)”
 of 5 bubbles 630joanne, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are north facing for better viewing, second floor room view was great!”
 of 5 bubbles chibears5434, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I would ask for an upstairs room next time, as the people above us made a lot of noise in the mornings!”
 of 5 bubbles beaglemom22, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
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