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    The Van Gilder Hotel

    308 Adams St., Seward, AK 99664
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    Reviewed 13 August 2014

    We stayed for one night since my husband was fishing for a day in Seward. We arrived very late, around 1:00 am, since our flight was delayed and we had to drive from Anchorage. We had called ahead to let them know and they were...More

    1  Thank Jennifer E
    Reviewed 8 August 2014

    We stayed Memorial Weekend and could'nt have been happier. The staff was very friendly and helpful, our room was quaint and cozy, sort of old fashioned but I like that. It was as clean as most other hotels I've been in and the location was...More

    Thank alaskamassage
    Reviewed 15 July 2014

    This is an historic hotel so don't expect a modern room. We have stayed here in the past but found the rooms have gotten a bit shabby and are in need of some TLC. That said, the staff is so friendly and accommodating. The fresh...More

    Thank Janese C
    Reviewed 28 June 2014

    This is good hotel. I called ahead and had my luggage stored there until we could check in later that day. When we got back from sightseeing the room was ready to be checked in...room was clean and in good repair. As far as I...More

    1  Thank Shaynamk
    Reviewed 25 June 2014 via mobile

    Very over priced. Felt very unwelcomed. For what you pay it's not worth it. I should have stayed in my car. The only good thing about our stay was how close it was to everything else. When I asked a question to the person working...More

    2  Thank missliz84
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$108 - US$298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 23
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    genel4w
    30 July 2017|
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    Response from Liberty W | Reviewed this property |
    Well I was only a guest there so I'm not the one to ask. But I can tell you that they do have rooms that would fit. If it's available I would have no idea. You need to ask them. I can also tell you that the Sea Life center... More
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    10 September 2015|
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    Response from Mollie C | Reviewed this property |
    I'm sorry you had a bad experience, too, Jay. I reported the behavior to the police, who also recommended I tell social media, the Chamber of Commerce and Better Business Bureau. It's not acceptable treatment and it's... More
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    Susan T
    24 June 2014|
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    Response from EOSHomer | Property representative |
    Susan, Our biggest room at the Van Gilder in Seward is a rooms with 2 queen beds and one twin, it is called at suite. We one one available for tonight. Please call 800-478-0400 or 907-235-0400. Thank you.
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    "A room at the top for views alone but I didn't notice any lifts. Danny however is very strong and..."
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