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    Best Western Plus Chena River Lodge

    1255 Tvsa Way, Fairbanks, AK 99709-4678
    +1 866-624-3292
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Wife and I stayed her for 2 nights. The 1st night we had issues with the heat in the room. Somehow the heat/cool switch did not work. The a/c ran all night long. We did let the hotel know about it the next morning and...More

    Thank John M
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Nice experience. Staff extremely helpful, would even call to announce if the aurora borealis was happening. Went out of their way to make stay pleasant. Crushed up peppermint for hot chocolate, gave great advice on where to dine, and served a nice hot breakfastMore

    Thank lydia f
    Response from BestWestern C, Manager at Best Western Plus Chena River LodgeResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Lydia, Thank you so much for staying with us we are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We also appreciate your review so much. We hope to see you again in the future. Safe travels and Happy Holidays! Best Regards, Kristen...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    tooo many to say at this point....staff could care less....very un professional?????? Manager didnt care staff didnt care filthy?? slept one out of 6 nights...was in three rooms in six nights and still no reciept as a diamond select memebr?????

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    Thank mikecQ2954CI
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    For the most part I enjoyed my three day stay at the Best Western in Fairbanks, mostly due to the very welcoming and friendly staff. It is also very conveniently located 5 minutes from the airport and opposite a Fred Meyers store. The woodland at...More

    Thank Ssellars@hotmai... S
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Great place to stay on vacation. Close to enough businesses to not need a vehicle. Clean room, comfortable beds, and a good hospitable staff. Beautiful location and airport shuttle. Breakfast was set up well and food quality was good.

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    Thank luisrH834II
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$74 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Fairbanks
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Fairbanks
    • #2 Family Hotel in Fairbanks
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 67
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    • Fairbanks
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    • Best Western Plus Chena River Hotel Fairbanks
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    SabinaJan
    2 September 2017|
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    Response from BestWestern C | Property representative |
    Hello SabinaJan, Yes the Northern Lights are visible from the Hotel but also a short walk towards the river will get you a better view.
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    traveler89604
    10 July 2017|
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    Response from Guilherme S | Reviewed this property |
    I don´t think so. They barely have wi-fi (it´s pay to use). But then again, that´s part of the experience of being in the wilderness. Just my two cents.
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    Jen S
    13 March 2017|
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    Response from BestWestern C | Property representative |
    Dear Valued Guest, If you plan on doing quite a bit of activities that are not limited to a few areas we would suggest renting a car. Cab fare here can be fairly pricey and also limits you more on only doing certain things... More
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    "back side of hotel is quiet. very busy highway in front."
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    "Overall a very quiet location avoid the end rooms near the ice machines which are very noisy."
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    "They all look nice!"
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    "No comment!"
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