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    The Van Gilder Hotel

    308 Adams St., Seward, AK 99664
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          • Excellent16%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          2.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 8 June 2014

          we stay at some pretty interesting hotels across the United States ought thisone would be interesting as well. yes it's old and needs some updating but the problem was that the electricity went out in our room and the hallway and when we reported it...More

          2  Thank sjkrkk
          Reviewed 16 January 2014

          Yes, the Van Gilder is old and could stand a refreshing/updating (including some work on leaking showers) but we enjoyed staying there -- largely because Danny, the GM (cleaning guy, bellman, and whatever else is needed) is a great host. (We hope he enjoyed the...More

          3  Thank perfessor_10
          Reviewed 25 September 2013 via mobile

          Don't go in thinking you are staying at Sheraton!!! The Sheraton wasn't built in 1916!!! Go in with an open mind and take in what this hotel is really about!! It is like you just stepped back in time!! Needs a little work here &...More

          1  Thank Danegirl71
          Reviewed 3 September 2013

          It's not the top choice in luxury but it is definitely a historic place that could use some updating. The management and staff were truly awesome to say the least. The hotel is interesting at least if you at all care about the history of...More

          Thank texasphinfan
          Reviewed 3 September 2013

          Many of the other reviews reflect our experience at this hotel, which was built in 1915. The room was tiny, and overall, the place is in desperate need of a refreshing. It has some cool history, and the pictures on the walls are interesting. Danny,...More

          Thank CbinBigD
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          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Concierge
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          • US$141 - US$320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 23
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          • Alaska >
          • Seward
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          • Van Gilder Seward
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          JayNeilCpt
          Two questions actually. 1~Why did you lie to my wife and I about your amenities? 2~Why does the owner just ignore that your manager harassed my wife and threatened me?
          9 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
          do you have a room that will accommodate 2 adults and 5 kids tomorrow night 6/24
          23 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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          "Ask for a room with a view and you get a great view of the town and bay"
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          "3rd floor facing the mountains"
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          "A room at the top for views alone but I didn't notice any lifts. Danny however is very strong and..."
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          "Request a downstairs room if you wish to minimize stairs."
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