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    SpringHill Suites Anchorage University Lake

    4050 University Lake Dr, Anchorage, AK 99508-4600
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    • Excellent55%
    • Very good36%
    • Average6%
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    “dog park” (30 reviews)
    “fire pit” (35 reviews)
    “small lake” (20 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Free Airport Transportation
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    During our stay, we were woken up in the middle of night by the fire alarm. After seeing smoke in the hallway and smelling something burning I quickly told my wife to get dressed and we began evacuating the hotel from the top floor. As...More

    Thank Jccolquhoun
    Response from Amalia D, Front Office Manager at SpringHill Suites Anchorage University LakeResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Mr. Colquhoun, Thank you for choosing University Lake Springhill Suites by Marriott for your travelling needs. In behalf of the team I would like to apologize for the inconvenience you had with the fire alarmed in the middle of the night. This is not...More

    Reviewed 9 November 2017

    Very nice, newer Marriott property near the University. Only drawback is there are no restaurants within walking distance other than a few fast food joints. Very good breakfast buffet in the morning. Went out for an early morning walk and almost ran head on into...More

    Thank thewixter
    Response from Chris R, General Manager at SpringHill Suites Anchorage University LakeResponded 12 November 2017

    Dear thewixter, From the sound of your review, you got a real Alaskan experience with running into the moose! While there are not a lot of restaurant choices around us, we do operate a shuttle to the Visitor's Center downtown where there are numerous amazing...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

    I stayed here for five days on a business trip and my UAA daughter stayed with me since it was so convenient to her school. Rooms were clean and arranged to accommodate people who need to do computer work while other people slept. Everything was...More

    Thank dturley
    Response from Chris R, General Manager at SpringHill Suites Anchorage University LakeResponded 12 November 2017

    Dear dturley, What an amazing review with some awesome feedback! We are happy to hear that all of your expectations were exceeded and we look forward to being at your service next time you're in town! Regards, Chris J. Racanelli | General Manager chris.racanelli@jlhotelgroup.com

    Reviewed 28 October 2017

    Great views of the dog park and the mountains, convenient to University medical facilities, this is a great place to stay. The room is comfortable, the staff friendly and the breakfast actually warm (or cold) as it should be. The pool good for exercise and...More

    Thank Suzi62
    Response from Amalia D, Front Office Manager at SpringHill Suites Anchorage University LakeResponded 2 November 2017

    Thank you for the nice comments regarding your stay with us, it was greatly appreciated. We hope you can come back and visit us again in your future reservations with us. Please don't hesitate to contact us at your convenience should you need further assistance....More

    Reviewed 22 October 2017

    I have stayed in a number of Springhill Suites properties and found this one to exceed the others. Our room number 336 had a great view of the snow capped mountains and lake. This is a 3 story property and it paid to be high...More

    Thank PDM77059
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    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Number of rooms
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    MacKenzie C
    31 October 2017|
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    Response from CharainWis | Reviewed this property |
    No, the shuttle only goes downtown.
    Danielle B
    3 January 2017|
    Response from BothellEnglandLover | Reviewed this property |
    I don't know if the hotel has a shuttle. Perhaps contacting them directly? Good luck.
    10 September 2016|
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    Response from twotututwo | Reviewed this property |
    I agree calling the hotel directly, not the 800 number would be your best option for your question. I would suggest you join the Marriott Rewards because they do give a member discount. They also offer other discounts... More
    Room Tips
    "Upper floor, away from the parking lot gives good views. (I suspect any room would be fairly quiet.)"
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    "It's 3 stories...ask for third floor!"
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    "take the room near elevator + check the previous tips"
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    "The even number rooms face the lake."
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