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Grand Haven, Michigan
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel was clean, but it's located in a part of town which is pretty shady. We went out for a walk at about 10:00pm, and saw a number of "ladies of the evening", and what appeared to be some drug transactions on the street. If you stay there, just make sure you have what you need, and don't go...

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Adam W, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Lion Hotel, responded to this review

drcser - Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at our hotel. I'm glad that you enjoyed our product, staff, and cleanliness. As for your findings outside of our hotel, I certainly apologize for those. As a team, we put in a great effort to monitor both our physical hotel and the property it sits on. I...

Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I checked in because of the brand name. Compared to other locations I was totally disappointed that breakfast was not included. The reason given that there was a independent restaurant on the premises and part of the agreement was hotel would not serve breakfast. and that we were more than welcome to use the restaurant (high price.) Sad as many...

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Desmond O - Thank you for taking the time to review your most recent visit to our hotel. On behalf of the entire team, I would like to apologize for not meeting your expectations. If you would like to discuss your experience further, please feel free to contact me directly at the hotel. Safe travels, Adam W - General Manager

Toksook Bay, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank you for letting me stay. I prefer this hotel than any other. The staff were awesome. The restaurant.was great. Including the staff. I didn't have any problems there with guests or staff. Hotel was quiet and didn't need to make a complaints. Room was clean including the whole hotel.

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Adam W, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Golden Lion Hotel, responded to this review

Marlenec434 - Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on your recent stay with us here at the Best Western Golden Lion! Myself and the team are happy that you enjoyed your time with us and we look forward to your next visit! Safe Travels and Happy New Year!

anchorage, United States
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Was satisfactory, but, didn't get my room cleaned till a day before we left. We were also in a hurry to check out but was a long line, tried to get the attention of one of the workers but, she just ignored us so we just walked out and left because we were almost late for our check in. I've...

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Brenda W - Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. I apologize for the delayed response, but we are reviewing your comments and will certainly use them as we make an effort to improve on these items in the immediate future. Thank you again and we hope to see you back at the Best Western Golden Lion...

Ketchikan, United States
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Rooms were nice, customer service was excellent. Except I over heard one desk clerks loudly claimed he was "off the clock" in his word as he sat behind the counter, and was not willng to help another desks clerk complete a task of some sort. Other than that, nice hotel stay, great breakfast too!

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Anchorage, United States
Reviewed 3 October 2016

For a slightly older hotel, the service was top notch! VERY courteous and helpful staff - on all levels. Centrally located and perfect for getting around town. I've stayed here several times and will continue to when I'm in Anchorage. I'd highly recomend staying here.

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Slana, Alaska
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This place is comfortable, convenient and clean. The location is ideal, being near shopping and downtown. The restaurant was such a surprise with excellent food. I will stay here again, and I hope that will be soon.

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Haines, United States
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Very well located, clean, comfortable lodging. We had no problems. Has a convenient, good restaurant in the building. I don't have much more to say, but TripAdvisor makes me add this last sentence to reach some minimum number of words.

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Kotzebue
Reviewed 17 September 2016

quick trip into Anchorage for a medical treatment. the hotel was very well placed in my need for closeness to the medical office. the front check out desk person was very nice. she was very helpful at checkout. they will keep your luggage if you need them to, until your evening flight or time to check into the airport. The...

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Ontario
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Stayed here August 27th 2016. Customer service was great, from the way we were greeted in the lobby to any inquiries we made. Check in and check out was a breeze. Rooms were clean,comfortable and spacious. Complimentary coffee in the lobby was a bonus. We booked using air miles so I was unsure what service we would receive but it...

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Welcome to the Best Western Golden Lion Hotel located only 5 miles from the Anchorage Airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Golden Lion Hotel

Address: 1000 East 36th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99508
Region: United States > Alaska > Anchorage
Price Range: $126 - $300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN Golden Lion Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Best Western Anchorage
Anchorage Best Western
BEST WESTERN Golden Lion Hotel Anchorage, Alaska
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#4 Green Hotel in Anchorage
#13 Business Hotel in Anchorage
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“OK if your not expecting much and there's no where else to stay.”
 of 5 bubbles danmurphy18, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“odd number room on upper floor are quieter”
  • lounge chair - computer table to the right out of picture
  • beds - computer table in the back center
  • in the shower - and lotion and soap in dispensers by sink
  • Bathroom with white light bulbs above sink
  • microwave, TV, Refrigerator
 of 5 bubbles SueinSalem, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Pick the second floor, it will put you near everything.”
 of 5 bubbles 846seventhc, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the other side of the highway”
 of 5 bubbles Hiker0957, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Maybe when they've finished remodeling, and after giving their help more time or training on room cleaning, it might be a better hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles lcballance, 5 May 2016 | Read review
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