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Spenard Hostel International

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Spenard Hostel International is conveniently located one mile from the Ted Stevens International Airport and on the bus line to historic downtown and the universities in Anchorge, Alaska. We offer dorm style lodging in a clean, friendly, and helpful environment with plenty of amenties. Guests have access to 3 kitchens, 4 bathrooms, short and long term secure storage, free wifi, coin operated laundry, vending machines, book exchange library, and free coffee, tea, and hot cocoa, oatmeal, & pancakes. During the summer season, we have tent space available, bike rentals, bbq grill in our spacious yard, and plenty of lawn games. We are happy to help you plan the details of your trip to Anchorage or throughout the state, and we're the perfect place to launch your Alaskan adventure. We are open year round, have no lock out, and late check in is available with advance notice.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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61Somewhat walkable
Grade: 61 out of 100
21Restaurantswithin 1 km
2Attractionswithin 1 km
16Room tips
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Hi Can I get a refund? I rented from you and another tenant on meth approached me several times. Your response was you could not do anything about it. The cops was we have better things to solve. I had to leave eventually. Paid for two nights extra. Would like a refund. and
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I arrived in the mid afternoon to find 3 unkempt men sitting on rusting patio chairs at the front gate passing a glass bong among themselves. I know that marijuana is legal in Alaska, but so is alcohol, yet many hostels are dry. Entering the front gate the daytime
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I found the Spenard hostel perfect for my stay, which I planned around my trip to do alot of sightseeing. Affordable for what I needed, rooms were clean and the place was quiet. Would definitely stay here again.
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Thanks to the staff and proprietors for a welcoming environment. Great location for beautiful scenery food drinks and fuel. Sitting areas are well kept as was the kitchen. Outside in the yard there are chairs as well. The bathrooms looked as though they received regular
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This place is awesome. Not only is it clean (bathrooms, kitchen, living space) but you can park your vehicle, camp in the backyard, but most hang with the folks inside both travelers and the staff. It is like your house after a few minutes. You can find out exactly where you
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Sunday morning light streams in
Four person bunk room.
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6 bed dorm
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One of our four shared bathrooms
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 questions and we hope to meet you soon! ~Jen
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"Private is private"
"excellent start point"
"There hostel is split in Fem only dorm, Male only dorm, and co-ed to help you chose whatever makes you comfortable."
"The dorms are equally good. This is a Hostel"
"Rooms are dorm room style."
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United StatesAlaskaAnchorage
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