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Aurora Borealis Lodge

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Reviewed 20 April 2017

The Aurora Borealis Lodge was amazing! Mok and his family are so welcoming and kind. We traveled to Fairbanks to see the lights. We stayed eight nights and saw the lights five nights, two nights they were pretty faint but three nights were great for...More

3  Thank CharleeA4
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Despite the name, where you see the Aurora is a house, not a "hotel". We were picked up at our hotel and arrived at the Lodge around 10 pm. The Aurora was just starting as a green glow in the NE sky. It grew throughout...More

4  Thank Roxy Z
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We LOVED seeing the Northern Lights on our first night in Fairbanks. The lodge was comfortable and warm, quiet with candles to preserve the ambience. Mok was kind enough to help me with camera settings and my pictures appeared more impressive than seeing them with...More

1  Thank ryser7
Reviewed 5 April 2017

If you are traveling in a group of 3-4 people, the Logan's Chalet at Aurora Borealis Lodge would be your best choice. We stayed three nights. The chalet was absolutely neat, and there is a kitchen. With a private observation deck and Mok's call through...More

Thank Jing C
Reviewed 2 April 2017

To watch the Aurora near Fairbanks you want to get away from the city lights. ABL is an ideal place to do so. We did not stay at the lodge (it was fully booked), but you can drive yourself as a visitor or they can...More

4  Thank poilippus
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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US$199 - US$224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$199 - US$224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Sanders3
9 February 2018|
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Response from Clare W | Reviewed this property |
We booked the all inclusive at the Borealis Lodge and really you couldn’t get better food anywhere! It was really healthy and delicious every time. Prepared by professional chefs. We didn’t rent a car and did lots of the... More
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gpurk
15 January 2018|
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Yes a 4 wheel drive is a must! It is very easy to drive yourself instead of taking a tour. Beautiful drive
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chinadoll19us
8 July 2017|
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Response from oneyearoff | Reviewed this property |
We were there in early March this year (2017) and it was -10 to -30 below zero. We rented an SUV with snow tires and did not have any problems driving to the lodge or elsewhere. The roads were clear (no snow drifts). I... More
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"second floor room no. 2 has great views"
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"They do have an overnight lodge but we did not go there"
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"All rooms are good. I booked direct with the lodge which is recommended as the staff are able to advise on..."
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"2nd floor rooms have better views of the aurora"
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