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    Copper Whale Inn

    440 L St, Anchorage, AK 99501-1925
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    Overview
    • Excellent61%
    • Very good25%
    • Average10%
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    We were only in Anchorage for a couple of days, but really enjoyed our time at The Copper Whale. The rooms were spacious and exceptionally clean and comfortable, whilst Glen who was really friendly and hospitable, gave us an interesting history into the building and...More

    Thank Sam W
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    We stayed at the Cooper Whale Inn twice during our trip to Alaska. Both nights we stayed we had really early mornings to catch a 6 AM train or be at the marina to catch a boat at 6AM. The gentleman that checked is in...More

    Thank 233valariel
    Response from CopperWhaleRider, General Manager at Copper Whale InnResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you very much for your kind words. I'm so happy you enjoyed your visits with us!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    A lovely, quaint/quirky place. Beware that steps usually have to be negotiated at some point. Room was fine, with coffee/tea making facilities in lounge area on floor below. Easy access to restaurants etc and to main part of town, just up the road. Breakfast was...More

    Thank kandj93
    Response from CopperWhaleRider, General Manager at Copper Whale InnResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks so much for your kind words. Please come again!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed at Copper Whale Inn and we were not disappointed it was a really good choice of accommodation in Anchorage.The room is well equipped and the beds very comfortable and you have access to making coffee tea and fruit all included in kitchen down...More

    Thank nestcottage
    Response from CopperWhaleRider, General Manager at Copper Whale InnResponded 1 week ago

    Wow, thank you so much for your kind words! We appreciate your business and hope to host you again!

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed one night before heading south to board a cruise. The hotel is well located within walking distance to downtown and lots of places to eat. Room was clean and the bed was comfortable. The continental breakfast was good, offering bread, croissants, jams, fresh...More

    Thank KingstonTravellers
    Response from CopperWhaleRider, General Manager at Copper Whale InnResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thanks for your praise and your personal kudos! I hope you have a wonderful cruise!

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    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Price range
    • US$108 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    Mark L
    6 May 2016|
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    Response from Hanna S | Reviewed this property |
    They have a self-laundry room, which u can use for a very symbolic price
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    31 October 2015|
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    Response from CopperWhaleRider | Property representative |
    Hi there, Thanks for your inquiry. We have one one-bedroom suite that can accommodate 4-5 persons comfortably, and a nearby room that can accommodate three persons. Our operation is more like a small hotel rather than a... More
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    "Rooms in the back building tend to have better views and be quieter."
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