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Manhattan, Kansas
Reviewed 15 August 2013 via mobile

Some of these reviews complain that the hotel is 'dated' or 'old'... The complainers shouldn't be surprised, it's in the name. I would stay there again and highly recommend this quirky, friendly, historic, clean hotel. The breakfast area is very cool, the old photos give a sense of time and place, and the rooms are big and clean. Sure it...

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North Florida
Reviewed 14 August 2013

It was a pleasure to have the opportunity to stay is the oldest hotel in Anchorage. The hotel is very nicely renovated with all of the modern conveniences EXCEPT air conditioning. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The room a bit small but comfortable. We were there during a bit of a warm spell. The room was warm but...

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2Thank Kimcrew
Dunstable, Bedfordshire, England
Reviewed 14 August 2013

We spent 2 nights here in early August. The room was comfortable, bathroom clean and spacious, but looked out over a painted bland brick walk with some sad forgotten pot plants on a shelf. Their wifi did not work, despite 3 requests at reception to reboot their server; we were on the second floor which the receptionist said was 'dodgy'....

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3Thank Andy-S60
Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 12 August 2013

Let's get the only negative out of the way first--there's lots of street noise and late night rowdiness to contend with. Since the hotel is not air conditioned, leaving the windows up in warm weather is a must. The hotel is located on one of the busiest corners of downtown Anchorage. We didn't discover the white noise machine in the...

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Reviewed 7 August 2013

First, let me begin with the positives. The hotel staff is outstanding and very accommodating. I stayed for three nights and they knew my name. Despite some minor issues, they were very helpful. So I have no complaints about the staff. The room, though not large, was comfortable. It was clean and nicely decorated and very bright. The location of...

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2Thank Frbill92
Torrance
Reviewed 4 August 2013

This historic hotel, situated across the street from the Egan Civic Center, has been renovated while still maintaining much of its historic character. It is necessarily noisy because of its busy location. The rooms facing the street have good views of downtown and the civic center, but the rooms in the rear are desirable for noise mitigation. The staff, somewhat...

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4Thank Zafss
Georgia
Reviewed 31 July 2013

Great location. Friendly staff. I'd definitely stay here again. They even put some stuff in their dryer for us! Breakfast is provided in the dining room, which is filled with traditional Alaska items, including old pictures. It’s not cheap, but nothing in Alaska is cheap!

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1Thank GeorgiaMurphy
Texas
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Pros: GREAT location, within walking distance to many attractions downtown, comfortable bed, roomy bedroom and bathroom, reasonable prices Cons: No air conditioning (we were there when it was 80 degrees, and our room was hotter than it was outside, even with the windows open), no shuttle service, so we had to walk uphill from the train station and pay for...

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3Thank TravellingTexasMom
Reviewed 28 July 2013

A great location and very friendly.Staff were all fantastic rooms clean and warm. And you get breakfast as well I would stay here again. The town is cool to and lots to do.You can fish for salmon go hunting the Alaskan way see ice glaciers and check the history out of the last frontier. It's very different to any where...

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1Thank Kevin H
California
Reviewed 26 July 2013

I would stay here again. I stay 5 out 7 nights durning my week in Alaska. I was greeted by name and conversation on each arrival. Its downtown so there was street noise as i was there during a "heatwave" and had the windows open and an oscillating fan going 24/7. I spent quite a bit of time in my...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Elegantly restored and generously appointed, the Anchorage Hotel is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Rich in tradition and elegance... Conveniently located in the heart of downtown Anchorage. The Anchorage Visitor Information Center, Anchorage Convention Centers, 5th Avenue Shopping Mall, the Alaska Center for Performing Arts, the Alaska Railroad Depot, Anchorage Museum, and some of the finest dining and entertainment that Anchorage has to offer are all just steps away from the hotel.Aside from our convenient room amenities, Anchorage Historic Hotel offers guest services to accommodate everyone from the discerning leisure traveler to the busy corporate guest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Historic Anchorage Hotel

Address: 330 E Street, Anchorage, AK 99501
Region: United States > Alaska > Anchorage > Downtown
Price Range: $176 - $509 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Historic Anchorage Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Historic Anchorage Hotel Alaska
Hotel Style:
#7 Romantic Hotel in Anchorage
#7 Family Hotel in Anchorage
#14 Business Hotel in Anchorage
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“Request a mountain view. 4th Ave.can get noisy. But the stories you'll tell when you get home!”
 of 5 bubbles sdinero, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Can get noise when bars let out so try for a room on the E St side”
 of 5 bubbles MaryEllenL216, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Front rooms are noisy because of early morning departing guests chatting.”
 of 5 bubbles JanV325, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If noise is a concern then ask for a room that is not a noisy street.”
 of 5 bubbles Royalty0606, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Street side rooms may be a little noisy. Room 301 was very warm!”
 of 5 bubbles DanfromLongIsland, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
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