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Manchester, New Hampshire
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88 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

The room was was adequate. We had trouble with the key card on several occasions--had to get help to get back into the room after breakfast. Breakfast itself was not great with very little selection. The "orange juice" was some sort of watered down beverage. Shuttle service was good but they don't have a courtesy phone at the airport and... More 

Thank avidNHtraveler
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The Merrill Field Inn is located within a long walk of downtown. But wait, they will take you and go get you for what every you tip the driver. Never have I had that sort of experience before. OK, this isn't one of the plush pampering places that charge several hundred dollars a night. This IS a clean ordinary and... More 

Thank Gary H
Bertrand, Missouri
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 August 2016

The room that we stayed in for two nights was clean, spacious and the bed slept in was very comfortable. The bathroom was bright and very clean. The staff were gracious and helpful about what to do and where to eat while visiting Anchorage. We enjoyed our stay there and if we are ever back in the area will book... More 

Thank lesbowles
Blanchard, Idaho
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016

I Chose to save money on hotel stay but was a huge mistake. It's in crummy part of town. Room wasn't the greatest but do able until Few nights into stay I noticed bug bites. Last night of stay I checked bed for bugs and found bed bugs. Told front desk and the response was "Really". No compensation for my... More 

Thank Bill W
Menifee, California
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Nothing fancy ( actually a bit outdated) but the rooms are clean, the customer service is great, free shuttle to airport and downtown,complimentary breakfast, and all this for a reasonable price. Only drawback: nothing to do near the motel except an adult store!

1 Thank jbmvan
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55 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Very good one night stay in this modest motel one of the least expensive (still $145!) of Anchorage hotels. The location is very good if you need to take a small plane to a remote location otherwise quite dismal. The rooms are simple and clean. Breakfast included until 9:30 but we missed it by a few minutes . A big... More 

1 Thank Ondine21
merrillfield, Manager at Merrill Field Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are glad you enjoyed your stay! It is unfortunate you missed our free continental breakfast and if you choose to stay with us in the future, just call the front desk and they will happily leave the breakfast out a little longer. We will even prepare a small batch of the hot breakfast... More 

Germantown, Maryland
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 July 2016

I arrived one night before the cruise. Ajeet, owner manager, and his family, rate outstanding in customer service. The outdated room and bath, quirky perhaps, was immaculately clean. It had microwave and fridge, and all other amenities I needed. It is next to an adult business; I neither heard nor saw anything disturbing. Ajeet picked me up at the airport.... More 

1 Thank carolelieb
merrillfield, Manager at Merrill Field Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are glad you enjoyed your stay! While we can't do anything about our location, we do try to make up for it with amenities such as the free shuttle, as well as keeping the rooms equipped with little conveniences like coffee makers, iron and ironing boards and free wi-fi; things you would not... More 

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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016

It was only for one night, thank God. It began on a good start, we had the room early(noon) . Room correct but air conditioning very noisy (had to stop it for the night) and bathtub very slippery(dangerous in fact). Breakfast (included) very very basic and you have to eat in the lobby (minimum sitting places). But the worst was... More 

Thank michelcP2777ZF
Irvine, California
1 review
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I needed to be in Anchorage for only one day, and was seeking a basic place to stay. The average price for basic hotels was well into the $200 range and I was able to stay at Merrill Field for $112 including tax. As it is described, it is a modest hotel, a bit older, generally smaller motel style rooms.... More 

Thank leosv2016
Brisbane, Australia
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Booked through Hotwire. I have had pleasing results with this site. BUT, not this time. Apart from the close location to downtown this hotel has little to offer. The room was just adequate. The air con hardly worked. The noise from the upper level kept me awake. There is no areas to sit outside. And forget about the breakfast. It... More 

Thank Honestcraig351

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Merrill Field Inn

Address: 420 Sitka St., Anchorage, AK 99501
Region: United States > Alaska > Anchorage
Price Range: $106 - $225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Merrill Field Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 39
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“Depends if you want to fight with bed bugs”
 of 5 bubbles 774billw, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Set your expectations accordingly based on the price and you will be pleased with what is provided”
 of 5 bubbles leosv2016, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Quiet and comfortable -- great place to stay the day before your Alaskan cruise.”
 of 5 bubbles Jackson772, 17 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Very good value for money”
 of 5 bubbles ramm924, 16 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Do not stay there.”
 of 5 bubbles Kentg1, 1 Aug 2015 | Read review
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