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Murphy's Alaskan Inn

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Reviewed 23 February 2017

I've stayed at Murphys on 2 occasions, the most recent in September 2016. The rooms are good sized and the location quiet. Staff are attentive and quick to respond to any need. Location is near several restaurants and taverns. Do not miss the Alaska Sealife Center down the street

1Thank RichCrossett
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I would give them 5 stars for location, only a few blocks from the water and all the shops. It did however look more like a motel than an inn. The room itself was pretty basic. It was the end of September while I stayed so it was quite all around. The guy at the front desk was very helpful...

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Reviewed 17 September 2016

I was pleasantly surprised with how nice my room and view was on the 2nd floor of Murphy's Alaskan Inn! The room seemed to be recently updated. My small balcony was perfect for enjoying coffee in the morning while loving the view of the bay and harbor. Front office staff was friendly and helpful. Price was unbelievable for all I...

Thank Deb022
Asheville, North Carolina
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Seward a couple of nights, one at the Windsong and two at Murphys and we had a much more beautiful view at Murphys. Ask for the second floor of the new unit and you'll look out over the ball diamond and a bit of the camper park right on the beach. Resurrection Bay is right there with...

2Thank JoeGoldston
Renton, WA
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We did not think too much of it. The room had an antiseptic smell that was off, like it was covering something worse. The floors squeaked badly, the walls were paper thin so you heard everything in the other rooms and the heater made a horrendous noise if you tried to turn it on. Not a place I would recommend,...

2Thank pcwalton1
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

With the super high rates of hotels in summers, this was quite a bargain. The Rooms were quite clean for a motel, and the service was good, they left our room key at the reception, since we arrived late.

Thank Sahil S
Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Stayed one night and felt ripped off at $179 for room only. It was basically a box with no kettle or spare toilet roll. We spent 16 nights in Alaska and this was the most expensive and the poorest room we had. No breakfast - nothing to justify the price.

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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We were not planning to be in Seward for more than 4 days , but we couldn't bare to leave such a magical place . We enjoyed camping in Resurrection Bay , but wanted to stay in a place with a tv and shower but we got more than expected . It seemed we couldn't find a room in the...

2Thank paulotzhang
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I had a great time during our family vacation. The room was clean and service was inviting. We had a little kitchen with two burners, mini fridge, coffee maker and microwave. I would recommend staying here.

Thank debbie_taz
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Murphy"s Alaska inn A hidden treasure. A close distance from Downtown Seward less than a mile walking. We had a great experience, Professional staff, super clean bedroom bathroom and we have everything we need for a relax vacation. Best nights ever!!!

2Thank Emily M

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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Murphy's Motel is located within a short walk to the Seward boat harbor. Offering great value for our customers. Our rooms all have queen beds, coffee makers, microwaves & refrigerators. Half of our rooms offer a spectacular view of Resurrection Bay, some with balconies. We also offer a Gas Barbeque Grill for our guests and a freezer for your fish. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Murphy's Alaskan Inn

Address: 911 Fourth Avenue, Seward, AK 99664
Region: United States > Alaska > Seward
Price Range: €69 - €192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Murphy's Alaskan Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Murphy`s Alaskan Hotel Seward
Murphys Hotel Seward
Murphy's Alaskan Inn Seward, Alaska
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“Ask to see the room first”
kenny301, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Go for the newer two-story building”
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“Best rooms have a view of the bay.”
895shawnq, 17 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Some rooms have a "harbor view"”
sylvia20, 6 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Better view from the second floor rooms”
110mariav, 28 Jul 2015 | Read review
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