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    Spenard Hostel International

    2845 W 42nd Ave, Anchorage, AK 99517-2830
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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          Overview
          • Excellent64%
          • Very good27%
          • Average3%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible3%
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          Kitchenette
          Self-Serve Laundry
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          1 - 5 of 109 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          Rooms were clean and smelled fine, good, clean linens. WiFi was a tad spotty but it's free. Gas range and enough kitchen tools, plenty of free oatmeal and spices. Rates good, owner and help super friendly and sharp. Close enough to walk to full grocery,...More

          Thank James H
          Response from HostelBill, Owner at Spenard Hostel International

          James! Thank you so much for the review. We appreciate it and thanks for staying with us.

          Reviewed 5 April 2017

          I've now been to Spenard three times in the past two years, and I plan on returning. - About 2 blocks from the bus, so easy transport from the airport. - Staff is very friendly... always willing provide tips and advice on how to enjoy...More

          Thank clem20152017
          Response from HostelBill, Owner at Spenard Hostel International

          Thank you for the great review and the kind words. Safe Travels.

          Reviewed 3 April 2017

          I was extremely fortunate to stay at this hostel. It was my first time as a solo traveler and my first time at a hostel. This place was fantastic; wonderful, helpful houseparents, cool communal atmosphere, safe environment, and excellent amenities. I work while I travel...More

          Thank Allana196
          Response from HostelBill, Owner at Spenard Hostel International

          Thank you so much for the review! One advantage for us in the winter is we have more time to visit and get to know people better. It was great having you stay with us. Thank you again for the review. The first review of...More

          Reviewed 8 September 2016

          The staff is very friendly and open, they really helped giving some indications about the area. It is an excellent place to start a trip in Alaska, highly recommended for hikers and even for solo travelers. There is a high chance you step into somebody...More

          Thank aureo82
          Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

          My family stayed overnight after a very long flight from the Midwest. We arrived at 200 am and, as promised, a note with all our sleeping information was waiting for us and we easily slipped into our bunks for the night. Breakfast was self service...More

          Thank Roger J
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          413 reviews
          #1 of 25 Speciality lodging in Anchorage
           
          About
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          Amenities
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          • Free Internet
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          • Self-Serve Laundry
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          • Price range
          • USD 25 - USD 73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 43
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          • Location
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          • Alaska >
          • Anchorage
          • Also Known As
          • Spenard Hostel International Hotel Anchorage ,
          • Spenard Hostel International Anchorage, Alaska
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          JoanHamilton
          Is there a secure place to put your stuff?
          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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