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    Copper Whale Inn

    440 L St, Anchorage, AK 99501-1925
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    03/07/2017 04/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$212
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          Overview
          • Excellent61%
          • Very good25%
          • Average10%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible2%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          2.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

          After almost 24 hours trip from Sao Paulo to Anchorage (including 8 hours stop at Chicago) I could reach the hotel. Found my name on a paper on door with instructions. Very comfortable. Tall and comfortable bed. Good breakfast and very friendly staff. It's a...More

          1  Thank fernandopereira2016
          Response from CopperWhaleRider, General Manager at Copper Whale InnResponded 15 September 2016
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          Thank you very much for your kind words. I'm so happy we were able to provide a comfortable respite for...More

          Reviewed 13 September 2016

          From the moment, I connected with The Copper Whale Inn, my experience was wonderful. The reservation process was easy and I had to make a last minute change. They worked with me and explained things kindly. When I arrived at the Inn, the experience continued....More

          1  Thank rhondalc3
          Response from CopperWhaleRider, General Manager at Copper Whale InnResponded 14 September 2016

          Thank you so much! I'm so happy you enjoyed your visit and our Alaskan hospitality. I'll take a look at the sofa - thank you for bringing this to my attention. It's that time of year, at the end of our busy summer season, when...More

          Reviewed 8 September 2016

          We had 2 nights here at the start of our recent trip to Alaska. This small privately run historic hotel (one of the few buildings to survive the 1964 earthquake) was a great choice for us. The welcome was warm and friendly, and Glenn was...More

          1  Thank KDstamford
          Response from CopperWhaleRider, General Manager at Copper Whale InnResponded 9 September 2016

          Thank you! I'm so happy you enjoyed our Alaskan hospitality. Our facilities are comfortable, and while our rooms may not be grand and large, we have appointed them with the necessaries to create a welcoming and inviting ambiance. We do our best to make our...More

          Reviewed 3 September 2016

          We stayed here two nights. Once at the beginning of out trip, when we were in a room in the smaller building. Comfortable bed, quiet location, good breakfast. The second night, a week later, we were in the front room facing the street, which was...More

          1  Thank Katminou
          Response from CopperWhaleRider, General Manager at Copper Whale InnResponded 5 September 2016

          Thanks for taking the time to post a review. I'm glad you enjoyed your first visit and I'm sorry for the street noise on the second stay. Believe me, if I could do something about it, I would, but my preferred solution of a noise-seeking...More

          Reviewed 28 August 2016

          This is two old vacation homes which have been turned into an Inn. For the price ($278 a night) it was way over priced for value received. I was expecting quaint, I received cramped and unkempt. My room was dirty, the garbage had not even...More

          1  Thank tarakauai
          Response from CopperWhaleRider, General Manager at Copper Whale InnResponded 30 August 2016

          I'm sorry you didn't enjoy your visit. Thanks for sharing your opinion with us. I will certainly look into the allegations regarding our housekeeping to determine their veracity, about which I have serious doubts. A knock at the door from the housekeeper is no reason...More

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          • US$163 - US$278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          Mark L
          Do you have onsite laundry facilities (washers and dryers) for guests?
          7 May 2016|
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          Response from Hanna S | Reviewed this property |
          They have a self-laundry room, which u can use for a very symbolic price
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          Educator2014
          Does the Copper Whale Inn have family rooms or suites? There are 8 of us--5 adults and 3 children, ages 13, 13 and 16.
          1 November 2015|
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          Response from CopperWhaleRider | Property representative |
          Hi there, Thanks for your inquiry. We have one one-bedroom suite that can accommodate 4-5 persons comfortably, and a nearby room that can accommodate three persons. Our operation is more like a small hotel rather than a... More
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          "Annex building is quieter"
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          "Rooms in the back building tend to have better views and be quieter."
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          "choose a room facing the water with no stairs"
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