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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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31 reviews
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Reviewed 5 September 2015

I went there after I had just finished driving up the AlCan from the lower 48. I went in with my dog, something Ihave done at every hotel I have stopped at from Florida to the upper Yukon. This was the first hotel to rudely inform me that they did not and never will accept pets. I turned around and... More 

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Poway, California, United States
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Reviewed 5 September 2015

WE traveled to Fairbanks as base to go on a raft trip with my 90 year old uncle on the Kongakut River with Arctic Wild Outfitters. This hotel is close to the airport, our outfitter, shopping at Fred Myer and Safeway, and close to great Fairbanks restaurants including Chena Alaska Grill and Chena Pump House. A block away is Brewsters... More 

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Thank Robert F
Goshen, United States
1 review
Reviewed 5 September 2015

This is a very nice facility. It is well kept up and the breakfast is great. Our room had a refrigerator and there were plenty of towels. We were able to walk to Fred Meyers grocery. Bella and Krista at the front desk were very helpful.

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Thank Nancy H
Sydney, Australia
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38 reviews
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

We stayed here for 3 nights a few days ago and found the hotel and its staff very good. The hotel is only 5 years old so is quite modern, all the fittings were in good condition and the staff were polite and courteous at all times. The only complaint I would have is that they do a complimentary breakfast... More 

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Virginia
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Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for a week for both business and a mini vacation. Great location (close to airport and U of Alaska Fairbanks) as well as a drug store and Fred Meyers (grocery & everything else) nearby. Alaska is expensive so it's nice to save, by getting your own drinks or food/snacks. Clean, comfy, and a knowledgeable staff make it a... More 

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Anchorage, United States
1 review
Reviewed 29 August 2015

This place is not fancy but very clean, neat and presentable. Staff was friendly and attentive. Parking is plentiful. It's location is convenient though outside the core of the city. It's a very good value for the business or leisure traveler.

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Thank Raymond K
Cumberland, MD
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Reviewed 27 August 2015

We stayed here on three separate days during our 10-day Alaska vacation. Each time we were greeted in a warm friendly manner. On the third time in, we were recognized by our first night host. That was nice to hear. The food was warm and tasty, the room was quiet and very clean. The staff was very friendly and chatty.... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

We spent 2 nights here at the end of our Alaska vacation. It's close to the airport and was very clean and comfortable. Many hotel rooms have a certain unpleasant smell, but our room smelled nice and clean. The cleaning staff was also very friendly. I like having a refrigerator and microwave in the room so that was nice for... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

We check in on Friday. On Saturday, after traveling locally, we return to the hotel to find only one of two beds made, no cleanup in the bathroom, the coffee station unstocked, dirty cups left around, the trash cans full etc etc. we did get fresh towels but the dirty ones were left. After discussing this with the front desk,... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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Reviewed 13 August 2015

On a self-drive tour, we stayed 3 nights. Convenient access to major roads and airport. Excellent parking. Across the road large supermarket and pharmacy. Laundry facility was useful. Good standard of breakfast. No restaurant but the breakfast space had coffee etc available all day and we could eat our own bought lunch there also. The room was well appointed and... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This Alaska hotel offers friendly service and modern accommodations all within minutes of the airport and bustling downtown Fairbanks. Feel right at home at this recently opened Fairbanks, Alaska hotel with modern furnishings and generous amenities. The sizeable, tidy and smoke-free rooms at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Chena River Lodge offer high-speed Internet access, a refrigerator, a desk, cable satellite television and a coffeemaker. Each morning, hotel guests can get a start to their day with a complimentary full continental breakfast.This Fairbanks hotel's business center allows business travelers to stay productive. This Alaska lodge also offers meeting spaces accommodating up to 15 people. Unwind after a long day of sightseeing or out-of-town work in the fitness center at this Fairbanks hotel.Vacationers can enjoy convenient freeway access, allowing for quick and easy visits to nearby local attractions - such as the Museum of the North, Alaska at 40 below, the El Dorado Gold Mine and the Ice Museum - most of which are only five minutes away. Families vacationing at this Fairbanks, AK hotel will be delighted to spend the day taking a cruise on the Riverboat Discovery or playing at Pioneer Park, Alaska's largest amusement park. This Fairbanks, AK hotel is the closest hotel to the University of Alaska, Fairbanks, making this the perfect location for visiting parents, students and staff to stay. Guests can rest assured, as a hospital is only five minutes away. The Fairbanks International Airport is also only a couple miles away from this Alaska hotel.For an affordable stay at an exceptional hotel in Fairbanks, Alaska, reserve a stay online at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Chena River Lodge! ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Chena River Lodge

Address: 1255 TVSA Way, Fairbanks, AK 99706
Region: United States > Alaska > Fairbanks
Price Range: $96 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Chena River Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 67
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Chena River Hotel Fairbanks
BEST WESTERN PLUS Chena River Lodge Fairbanks, Alaska
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Fairbanks
#2 Family Hotel in Fairbanks
#2 Romantic Hotel in Fairbanks
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“Close to airport”
 of 5 bubbles DonnaG3353, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The second floor rooms by the mezzanine are affected by noise from the reception/breakfast area.”
 of 5 bubbles 119wendyw, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“View of trees in the back”
 of 5 bubbles 956merleg, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Back side away from the Airport Way highway.”
 of 5 bubbles dennisw354, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The rooms on the north side are away from the street and very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles livermorontraveler, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
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