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Bridgewater Hotel

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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good48%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Airport Transportation
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Bridgewater was convenient to restaurants and the sights in the downtown area. We had a restful night in a comfortable room and left very early to catch a flight to Seattle. Having not been in Fairbanks since 1962 I found that the city had...More

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Response from Lauren C, Social Media Manager at Bridgewater HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for staying with us! We are so glad to hear Fairbanks is as you remembered! We hope to see you at one of our hotels on your next visit!

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

We had a short stay in Fairbanks before heading down to Denali. This place was great! The shuttle was good and reliable, the people at the desk were kind and solicitous, the location can't be beat. A really really good hotel, especially for the money.

Thank Matt K
Response from GuestRelationsFbx, Manager at Bridgewater HotelResponded 23 August 2017

Thanks for the kind words about our staff! Please come visit us again when you're in town next!

Reviewed 22 January 2018

(We were actually there in July 2015, Trip Advisor date range did not include that). This is a really lovely, genteel, subdued, quiet hotel run by very nice people. Kind of victorian style if I remember. It is not super modern in terms of appointments,...More

Thank SB280Z
Response from GuestRelationsFbx, Manager at Bridgewater HotelResponded 9 February 2018

Thank you for staying with us! We love that you found that the staff took care of you and that you enjoyed the location of the hotel. We hope to see you again the next time you're in Fairbanks!

Reviewed 24 November 2017

Very comfortable room and good views from our room. We ate next door at the BBQ and the folks at the front desk took good care of us. They will shuttle you to the train depot and were very helpful with information around the town.

Thank Susan K
Response from GuestRelationsFbx, Manager at Bridgewater HotelResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you for your wonderful words. We are so glad to had a lovely stay!

Reviewed 14 October 2017

This hotel is very basic and dated, and in need of an update/upgrade - definitely nothing special. Sleep quality was not good, and there was no water pressure OR hot water - those are the most important factors for me, and ordinarily low scores in...More

Thank YVR19
Response from GuestRelationsFbx, Manager at Bridgewater HotelResponded 18 October 2017

Thank you for your detailed review. We will share this feedback with the team as well as the feedback about our staff! It's great to hear that they took care of you. We hope to see you on your next stay!

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Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Dry Cleaning
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$139 - US$207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Price range
US$139 - US$207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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18 May 2017|
Response from HotelinspectorSussex | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure about that one, our trips had already been pre booked via our great Travel Agent. If you contact the hotel I am sure they would be able to help. I am sure you will enjoy the Paddle/Stern wheeler, we had a... More
24 April 2017|
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Response from Lauren C | Property representative |
The Bridgewater Hotel offers guests a 24/7 courtesy van service. Please dial 907.452.6661 for airport pickup.
1 August 2016|
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Response from Carol N | Reviewed this property |
We had the breakfast from the lower level "cafe" it was very good as well as all you can eat. Full breakfast was $14.95 per person and a continental style was $8.00 per person.
Room Tips
"High floor facing the river would be nice."
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"Choose a room not over looking the car park"
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"Staff is very nice. Parking lot is small."
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"had a room facing the river and town, no problem, has air conditioner and they have elevators"
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