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Bridgewater Hotel

723 1st Ave, Fairbanks, AK 99701-4448
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Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    All reviews downtown fairbanks chena river ice museum hanging baskets morris thompson center the free shuttle service other hotels in the area bars and restaurants shower stall air conditioner an older hotel an ideal location happily stay here again hotel is centrally located room darkening shades serve breakfast walk along the river check in was easy pleasant hotel the staff was friendly and helpful
    Reviewed 14 February 2017

    Albeit a few years ago that my husband and I stayed here on our first visit to Alaska from the United Kingdom I wanted to add my thoughts on this hotel. We had a two night stopover here as part of our Alaska Railroad trip...More

    Reviewed 16 November 2016

    We had booked a cruise with land travel. But, the hotel we were to stay at had NO accommodations the 1st night so needed to book elsewhere. Bridgewater fit the bill. And even picked us up at the airport. This is an older hotel but...More

    Reviewed 13 November 2016

    Great value. Very friendly and helpful staff. Great location - right by the river, central, restaurants closeby, about a 10min walk to the Morris Thompson Cultural & Visitors Center. We stayed in room 501; a corner room on the top floor, very spacious, 3 windows,...More

    Reviewed 7 November 2016

    Well located near the river and town. It was great being picked up in the early hours of the morning by hotel staff. The rooms were small and dated but they were clean and of the hotel staff were friendly. Having an onsite self-service laundry...More

    Reviewed 5 October 2016

    Stayed in Fairbanks 3 nights . Perfectly positioned hotel for exploring . Good views of the city. Very clean and comfortable beds. We were able to experience the Northern lights from the luxury of our beds a huge plus ! Staff very friendly and helpful...More

    Response from GuestRelationsFbx, General Manager at Bridgewater Hotel

    Dear Andrea B – I am so glad to read that you enjoyed your exploration of Fairbanks, along with a wonderful stay at the Bridgewater Hotel! It was our pleasure to have you as a guest. Michell Daku, General Manager

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    Room & Suite (26)
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    Nearby Restaurants
    The Crepery
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    Lavelle's Bistro
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    Eastern Treats
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    Big Daddy's Bar B-Q & Banquet Hall
    490 reviews
    .02 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Morris Thompson Cultural & Visitors Center
    1,009 reviews
    .65 km away
    Fairbanks Ice Museum
    178 reviews
    .35 km away
    Palace Theatre
    69 reviews
    .32 km away
    Two Street Gallery LLC
    39 reviews
    .27 km away
    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    I read there is a breakfast other than continental. How much is that? i can't find anything about that on the web site.
    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.
    Linda M
    do you have wi-fi, refregerator and microwave?
    9 July 2015|
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    Response from GuestRelationsFbx | Property representative |
    Hello, We do have WiFi, there is a microwave in the guest laundry facility for our guests to use. Based on availability, a guest may request a mini-refrigerator, for their room at the Front Desk or upon making reservations... More
    Glenn M
    How do we arrange for an airport pick-up to your hotel? Our flight arrives at 1.30pm
    9 June 2015|
    Response from GuestRelationsFbx | Property representative |
    Upon arrival to the Fairbanks International Airport, please call 907-452-6661 for a transfer. We drive a white van that has the name Bridgewater written on the side. We look forward to seeing you! Warm regards, Michell... More
    Room Tips
    "Room 501 is a corner room on the top floor - it has river views, and 3 windows."
    zionrocks, 4 months agoRead review
    "Rooms I found at this hotel OK, no preferences"
    shark939, 6 months agoRead review
    "The higher up, the better views."
    versdeguy, 6 months agoRead review
    "Our side guestroom on the fourth floor was quiet and not affected by the busy street at the front of the hotel"
    Rhys J, 7 months agoRead review
    "Corner rooms have great views from both window angles."
    CareyMartin, 8 months agoRead review
    "higher floor would be quieter since this hotel is downtown"
    T W, 9 months agoRead review
    "We were in room 407 and had a very nice view. I would say the view was more to the east."
    George M, 9 months agoRead review
    "Ask for one facing towards the visitor center, not the BBQ restaurant"
    kay036, 10 months agoRead review
    "Top floor for quiet stay."
    B S, over a year agoRead review
    "upper floors are nice and quiet"
    Terry S, over a year agoRead review
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