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Spenard Hostel International

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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“stayed here”(12 reviews)
“quiet hours”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Horrible on-site management. No breakfast, no coffee, no Coco. Clean up stuff does a mediocre job. Long term renters have to put up with homeless people on SSI in the winter months that have mental problems. Unsafe environment for all do not recommend

Thank Gregory C
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Feels very safe here. Clean, quiet and friendly. Bathroom shared but tidy. Kitchens and cooking supplies here, but bring your own food and coffee to brew. Wi-Fi is very good. Staff did not annoy me but very helpful when asked. Fairly easy walking distance to...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2017

I have stayed here in a tent and in a dorm. Has a real homey feel, is clean, has great showers, free coffee, free pancakes, good location (easy to get to the airport or downtown, or to REI), lots of like-minded guests (and a good...More

Thank sweeperpan
Response from Evan F, General Manager at Spenard Hostel InternationalResponded 12 July 2017

Thanks for the great review! We appreciate you choosing us to be part of your Alaskan adventure, & are glad you enjoyed your stay! -Spenard Hostel Team

Reviewed 20 June 2017

This place is the reason I have always truly enjoyed staying at hostels, whether abroad, or in my own country like in this case. As soon as I stepped through the front door (which is coded so you have to call when you arrive), I...More

Thank whitster33
Response from Evan F, General Manager at Spenard Hostel InternationalResponded 22 June 2017

We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Spenard Hostel. We try to make the hostel feel like home, so it is always nice to hear that what we are doing makes others feel welcome. Come back to visit us any...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017

Room is nice and clean. Well run hostel. The front desk staff are awesome ! Shout out to Maria, Alvin and Chelsea! They are super friendly and helpful! If you are a solo traveler and want to check out the nightlife in town, they will...More

Thank Andy G
Response from Evan F, General Manager at Spenard Hostel InternationalResponded 22 June 2017

Andy, you legend!! So great to meet you and have you at the hostel even just for a short visit! Stay in touch!

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GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
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Price range
US$32 - US$67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$32 - US$67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (5)
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Bertha S. J
25 August 2017|
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Response from HostelBill | Property representative |
Hi Bertha - Sorry for the late response. Your questions slipped by us. We offer showers for $5 during office hours. You can get to and from the airport by cab, bus, Lyft or Uber.
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JoanHamilton
15 September 2016|
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Response from Jen A | Property representative |
Hi Joan! We have lockers available for those guests who prefer to lock up their things. They are free to use if you have your own lock and if you don't we have some for sale for $5. Please let us know if you have any further... More
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"excellent start point"
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"There hostel is split in Fem only dorm, Male only dorm, and co-ed to help you chose whatever makes you..."
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"The dorms are equally good. This is a Hostel"
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"Rooms are dorm room style."
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