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BEST WESTERN Golden Lion Hotel

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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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Thank Allen C
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.

Thank Deborah W
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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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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Thank Patricia J
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...

Thank Mickeybea
The Netherlands
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Hotel was oke, but we kind of expected a little more considering we paid about 200 dollars a night. The hotel was fine, but a little outdated (could use some refurbishment) and a little far away from everything.

Thank H Z
Largo, United States
Reviewed 9 September 2016

This is the only place I stay when in Anchorage. Excellent staff, very comfortable and clean rooms, coffee is delicious and always on, and the restaurant is top notch. Easy access to airport and in and out of city.

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Thank Elizabeth F
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Fair price for last minute need for a hotel room, professional staff, clean room! Not far from the airport, and plenty of restaurants and shopping nearby. Staff was very friendly, professional, and willing to help with all questions.

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Thank Susan F
Metlakatla, Alaska
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We stayed here due to the good rate and it was on the recommended lodging list for a convention we attended. It is easy to find, right off of the Seward Highway. It is within 15 minutes to any of the main locations you are likely in Anchorage for, medical, less than 15 to Providence Hospital, ANMC and related clinics,...

Thank gnw69
Homer, Alaska
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Very friendly staff, quiet location in spite of being on the corner of two major thoroughfares. Comfortable beds, great amenities. Not the newest hotel but quite well maintained and reasonably priced.

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Thank lnghenry

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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: RM363 - RM1,032 (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
Hotel Style:
#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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