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    Spenard Hostel International

    2845 W 42nd Ave, Anchorage, AK 99517-2830
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    Overview
    • Excellent67%
    • Very good26%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    1 - 5 of 106 reviews

    Reviewed 3 July 2017

    I have stayed here in a tent and in a dorm. Has a real homey feel, is clean, has great showers, free coffee, free pancakes, good location (easy to get to the airport or downtown, or to REI), lots of like-minded guests (and a good...More

    Thank sweeperpan
    Response from Evan F, General Manager at Spenard Hostel InternationalResponded 11 July 2017

    Thanks for the great review! We appreciate you choosing us to be part of your Alaskan adventure, & are glad you enjoyed your stay! -Spenard Hostel Team

    Reviewed 20 June 2017

    This place is the reason I have always truly enjoyed staying at hostels, whether abroad, or in my own country like in this case. As soon as I stepped through the front door (which is coded so you have to call when you arrive), I...More

    Thank whitster33
    Response from Evan F, General Manager at Spenard Hostel InternationalResponded 21 June 2017

    We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Spenard Hostel. We try to make the hostel feel like home, so it is always nice to hear that what we are doing makes others feel welcome. Come back to visit us any...More

    Reviewed 18 June 2017

    Room is nice and clean. Well run hostel. The front desk staff are awesome ! Shout out to Maria, Alvin and Chelsea! They are super friendly and helpful! If you are a solo traveler and want to check out the nightlife in town, they will...More

    Thank Andy G
    Response from Evan F, General Manager at Spenard Hostel InternationalResponded 21 June 2017

    Andy, you legend!! So great to meet you and have you at the hostel even just for a short visit! Stay in touch!

    Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

    There are new lands, new people, new thoughts. For some, including myself, I came to alaska with the expectation of discovering these new 'things' in what many refer to as "the final frontier" of America. What I did not expect was to discover that all...More

    Thank botnobdylan
    Response from Evan F, General Manager at Spenard Hostel InternationalResponded 16 June 2017

    Thanks for staying with us and the kind review! We can't wait to see how your summer unfolds and wish you the best of luck, Robbie!

    Reviewed 30 May 2017

    Spenard Hostel International has been an amazing experience as a base camp in Anchorage. I've spent a long weekend traveling to Talkeetna and to Alyeska resort and has been very convenient. It's warm, clean and the staff very attentive. It's close to the airport and...More

    Thank Jordi V
    Response from HostelBill, Owner at Spenard Hostel InternationalResponded 31 May 2017

    Thanks for the review Jordi. Come back and stay with us again anytime.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Free Parking
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$42 - US$66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 43
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Alaska >
    • Anchorage
    • Also Known As
    • Spenard Hostel International Hotel Anchorage ,
    • Spenard Hostel International Anchorage, Alaska
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    Traveller (32)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (35)
    Bathroom (2)
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    Bertha S. J
    25 August 2017|
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    Response from HostelBill | Property representative |
    Hi Bertha - Sorry for the late response. Your questions slipped by us. We offer showers for $5 during office hours. You can get to and from the airport by cab, bus, Lyft or Uber.
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    JoanHamilton
    14 September 2016|
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    Response from Jen A | Property representative |
    Hi Joan! We have lockers available for those guests who prefer to lock up their things. They are free to use if you have your own lock and if you don't we have some for sale for $5. Please let us know if you have any further... More
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    "excellent start point"
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    "There hostel is split in Fem only dorm, Male only dorm, and co-ed to help you chose whatever makes you..."
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    "The dorms are equally good. This is a Hostel"
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    "Rooms are dorm room style."
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