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North Mackay, Australia
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55 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Located in a quiet residential area, it was $25 inc tip taxi fare from the airport. JoAnna was welcoming, helpful and engaging and put a great, freshly cooked breakfast each morning. Breakfasts became social occasions chatting with JoAnna and her other guests. Had a great sleep in the very comfortable bed. The shared bathroom was immaculately clean with big fluffy... More 

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Wernersville, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Spent 3 nights at Planet Anchorage with Joanna. Bed was comfortable, price was fantastic and breakfast was delicious. Joanna was a great host having good conversation, helpful with how to ride the bus and allowing me to leave my luggage until later in the day for my flight home. It's a little more than a mile and a half to... More 

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Tucson
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 13 July 2016

Great place to stay in town with a very comfortable room and more than gracious host. Very clean and a terrific, terrific breakfast with veggies from the garden, perfect eggs and reindeer sausage. She was accommodating other vegetarian guests while we were there too. We made our way around the city easily with great recommendations for restaurants. Easy cab ride... More 

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Thank ash40s
joannalittau, Owner at Planet Anchorage Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

I'm glad you mentioned vegetarians because I take pleasure in providing fresh food for everyone. I grow swiss chard, spinach and herbs in my garden which I serve for my guests who prefer a lighter meal. I keep a variety of breakfast foods especially for guests who book a longer stay. I do a pretty mean salmon eggs benedict too! More 

Budapest
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73 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2016

I enjoyed my time at JoAnna. A very quiet, peaceful home with a kind host and the best breakfast ever that will keep you going for the day! (I felt a bit guilty, but could not stop eating the nut-banana muffins!:-)) Free parking and easy access to downtown as the bus is just around the corner. A great value for... More 

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joannalittau, Owner at Planet Anchorage Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

I certainly appreciate that Eva liked my breakfasts because I do put a lot of thought into serving up some Alaskan favorites. Eva and I sat down to salmon patties and reindeer sausages plus some pretty good banana nut muffins I make in the mornings. I realize that sound travels throughout the house in the mornings when I'm up early... More 

Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 21 August 2015

Host was very welcoming and accommodating. Good breakfast. Room was a bit small but adequate. Slept well but were close to kitchen so could hear early risers in the morning. Good value. Convenient location.

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Thank Minnesota55112
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

We stayed here twice, in two different rooms. Both were very comfortable and clean. There is a great shower, fluffy towels, excellent breakfast, nice living room area. Everything you can want in a b&b

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Grantown-on-Spey, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

Arriving just before midnight a homely note guided me to my comfortable bedroom. Chatty guests at breakfast were clearly happy with their accommodation and I soon found out why. JoAnna, our thoughtful and engaging host provided a mouth watering breakfast and the conversation flowed easily. Guidance on cycling the coastal trail was followed by the opportunity to test out a... More 

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Thank Brian1953
Denver, Colorado
1 review
Reviewed 10 July 2015

After our wonderful cruise, Joanna was the perfect hostess for our family of six adults needing four rooms for three nights. Convenient to both downtown and the airport, the location worked very well. The accommodations were clean and charming; beds very comfortable; breakfasts excellent; coffee strong and plentiful; company delightful. We even had movie nights! Wouldn't hesitate to stay again.

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Thank Charles H
NorCal
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45 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2015

The Good: Clean, comfortable, great breakfast, and delightful hostess - JoAnna. Note: Bathrooms are shared between 2 rooms-wasn't a problem for me. I can.t add much more except good value for the money spent.

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Thank Martin P
Mi Wuk Village
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2014

My husband and I absolutely loved Planet Anchorage B&B. It was so wonderfully unpretentious and comfortable. It's in a neighborhood too which makes it 'down home'. As so many have said, JoAnna made us right at home, starting with the 'come on in' note on the front door when we arrived at 11.45 p.m. The location is convenient. It was... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Urban remodel adjacent to downtown shopping, train & bus station. Free Wi-Fi and easy access to highway and midtown businesses. You are welcome to borrow my bikes to ride the Coastal Trail out to look for moose. Enjoy fishing at Ship Creek only 12 blocks away or take free shuttles to the Native Heritage Center, museum and zoo. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Planet Anchorage Bed & Breakfast

Address: 1420 Nelchina Street, Anchorage, AK 99501
Region: United States > Alaska > Anchorage
Price Range: $93 - $187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
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“Just talk to JoAnna on the phone and tell her your needs. There are only 4 or 5 rooms.”
  • The garden behind the house and lots of veggies and flowers
 of 5 bubbles BlytheK, 1 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Describe your wishes to the innkeeper. She'll accommodate you, if possible.”
 of 5 bubbles SwatchSanMateo_Ca, 1 Aug 2014 | Read review
“All rooms are just fine. Choose according to your needs.”
 of 5 bubbles jdejong, 21 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Jungle Jim room had an attached bathroom, which was nice to have...other rooms share a bathroom. Top floor rooms are also a little more private.”
 of 5 bubbles 874mattg, 15 Jul 2014 | Read review
“There's a couple of bedrooms upstairs and a couple downstairs. Personally, I liked where mine was located which was downstairs. If you have small children, you may want to consider upstairs. You know kids, the stairs are too tempting to run up & down.”
 of 5 bubbles 423Liz423, 18 Sep 2013 | Read review
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