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    The Van Gilder Hotel

    308 Adams St., Seward, AK 99664
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    Reviewed 10 September 2014 via mobile

    We stayed there 2 nights. No shuttle service to pick us up at the train depot. We took taxi to get there, but the hotel is actually not too far from depot. The room was small but very cozy and clean, even the public bathroom....More

    1  Thank Ihlnyu
    Reviewed 7 September 2014

    This is one of the oldest buildings in Seward. The hotel is really charming and has a lot of character. The free parking is an added bonus. The walls are super thin. With super loud neighbors (it was the fourth of July), I really did...More

    1  Thank Rohini D
    Reviewed 7 September 2014

    We stayed at the Van Gilder three nights. It's historic so we expected quirks, which can sometimes be fun. No screens/fan or elevators, keep that in mind. We had a second floor room (206) with a double bed and murphy bed (we knew this going...More

    1  Thank EllaTina
    Reviewed 23 August 2014

    Great cute hotel with clean rooms! Enjoyed Seward in this little historic hotel situated in a great place in town. Near the bars and marine life center. Parents loved it. Will definitely take people there again.

    1  Thank Christopher C
    Reviewed 17 August 2014

    we had one of those Alaskan saver coupon books that offered buy one night, get one night free. That was totally worth it. If we had paid the full price for both nights, I would have been a bit disappointed as I don't think it...More

    2  Thank Alison W
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$141 - US$308 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 23
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    JayNeilCpt
    10 September 2015|
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    Response from Mollie C | Reviewed this property |
    I'm sorry you had a bad experience, too, Jay. I reported the behavior to the police, who also recommended I tell social media, the Chamber of Commerce and Better Business Bureau. It's not acceptable treatment and it's... More
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    Susan T
    24 June 2014|
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    Response from EOSHomer | Property representative |
    Susan, Our biggest room at the Van Gilder in Seward is a rooms with 2 queen beds and one twin, it is called at suite. We one one available for tonight. Please call 800-478-0400 or 907-235-0400. Thank you.
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