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    Copper Whale Inn

    440 L St, Anchorage, AK 99501-1925
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          Reviewed 5 August 2016

          If you are coming downtown Anchorage stay here! Amazing location looking over Cook Inlet and Sleeping Lady. You can see the whales come in if you time it right. There's a nice pedestrian path right below the Inn for some beautiful walks along the water....More

          1  Thank jengeogeek
          Response from CopperWhaleRider, General Manager at Copper Whale InnResponded 6 August 2016

          Thank you! I always ask guests to let me know if they see whales. It's a rare treat! I hope you found your dream home!

          Reviewed 31 July 2016

          The Copper Whale was an 'adequate' B&B with a nice breakfast and decent staff albeit a bit 'loose' with amenities. No A/C and smallish rooms. If you like fresh air and windows open, take advantage of their free earplugs. The highway and ambient noise was...More

          1  Thank Mike B
          Response from CopperWhaleRider, General Manager at Copper Whale InnResponded 1 August 2016

          Thank you for your review. Our location offers many advantages in convenience, as well as the hazards of life in downtown, namely, street sounds. I'm glad you found our accommodations and service "adequate". We've received many kudos from other guests for those.

          Reviewed 28 July 2016

          We (2 couples) stayed here 4 separate times during our vacation in Alaska. We were always welcomed by the friendly staff and the rooms were always ready and waiting. We stayed in 3 different rooms so have a good idea of what's on offer. First...More

          1  Thank Kathy11649
          Response from CopperWhaleRider, General Manager at Copper Whale InnResponded 31 July 2016

          Thank you so much for your detailed review! I'm so glad that you enjoyed your multiple visits with us. It's fun to see folks again on the same trip to hear about their experiences in the Great Land. Best wishes to you for more happy...More

          Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

          The Copper Whale Inn has a variety of rooms, some ensuite and others not. Some of the rooms are quite small, other are spacious. Some have great views over the Sound. The breakfast buffet is really good here. Great bread, fresh fruit and berries, delicious...More

          Thank LimehouseTraveller
          Response from CopperWhaleRider, General Manager at Copper Whale InnResponded 24 July 2016

          Thank you so much for your kind words. I'm so glad you enjoyed yourselves during your visit with us. We do indeed have a variety of accommodations, and pride ourselves on the fresh, healthy and yummy options we offer for breakfast. Please come again!

          Reviewed 11 July 2016

          We stayed here for 2 separate nights at the beginning and end of our driving tour in Alaska. Our first stay was in a smaller room (Susitna) that was easy to find on late arrival. The second stay was in a bigger room (Room 14)...More

          Thank CathyS35
          Response from CopperWhaleRider, General Manager at Copper Whale InnResponded 13 July 2016

          Thank you so much! I'm really glad you enjoyed your visit. The great location is in the middle of the city, so there are those urban sounds, and this is exactly why we provide earplugs and fans in the guest rooms to mitigate it. I...More

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          • US$151 - US$277 (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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