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Base Camp Anchorage

Official SiteUS$64*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Caldwell, Idaho
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Convient to trails and downtown, good bikes, friendly, reasonable price, fun. Has all the things you need. Food and groceries andbars nearby. Not the best neighborhood, but Not bad. Will stop again when going thru.

Thank blacboat
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The hostel is quite hard to find as there is only a small sign on the door. However, it was clean, well maintained and situated in a good location. The staff were really nice and friendly. We had free pancakes an coffee for breakfast!! The only complaint is that the person sharing the room snored but that it out of...

Thank food_lovers26
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

…you won't mind. He and the rest of the crew at Base Camp Anchorage are so great you'll happily pay the price for not putting your return date on your drink. The place lives up to its name; I stayed three separate occasions in the 12 days I was in Alaska. I was flying in late, but they emailed me...

Thank Heidi K
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 August 2016

So, having backpacked around the United States a lot, I was not expecting too much from this hostel. Most hostels in the US are very different from those i have visited in other countries (i.e. not as social, with more locals and less travellers living in them). Imagine my surprise when i walked into Basecamp and was immediately greeted with...

Thank JamesLugassy
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Stayed at Base Camp Anchorage for a few days this summer while on a solo trip in Alaska. Walking in, I immediately felt at home; the staff is super friendly, and over the few days I was there, I met people from all over the world. The hostel was clean and homey, and there's a kitchen in case you want...

Thank lillianseidel
Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 18 July 2016

This hostel is filled with positive, accommodating staff and a home-away-from-home vibe. I highly recommend this place - clean rooms, hot showers, convenient location and great atmosphere! I will definitely book here again on my next trip to Alaska!

Thank drsarahcoultas
Mountain View, California
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Sweet and friendly staff. I arrived at 2:30 in the morning and although there was some confusion around late night checkin, they recieved me with a smiling face. The slept in the female dorm room and sadly as female dorm room goes i kept waking up and waking up other people as well. Which is unavoidable in hostels. In the...

Thank Aarti R
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Very welcoming and helpful staff. Excellent place for travellers or people new to Anchorage who want to make friends. Not nearly clean enough (e.g., bathrooms) or quiet enough (e.g., noise from guests and staff socializing until 12:30am audible with doors closed and earplugs).

Thank 2016Alaska
Reviewed 22 June 2016

I had heard a lot of things about hostels that made me pretty weary but this place was clean and super friendly and so chill with travelers from all over the world. It was 3 floors with a full bathroom on each floor so you didnt have to wait to use one. The place felt very communal and everyone was...

Thank Jesse T
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 19 June 2016

First time staying at a hostel by myself and I had a great time at this place. Everyone was super friendly and I felt very comfortable the whole time. I would def recommend. The place is super clean and I felt very safe there.

Thank Ashley A

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Base Camp Anchorage is a new hostel run by a community of world travelers who are passionate about Alaska and its backcountry. Ideally located in midtown Anchorage, we are a short taxi or bus ride from the airport. We are the perfect base for travelers stopping to rest and explore Anchorage, or those preparing for an upcoming journey into the wilderness. We are conveniently located a short walking distance from numerous cafes, restaurants, live music venues, and one of the best breweries in town! For travelers looking to explore the Alaska wilderness and in need of outdoor gear, shops like Alaska Mountaineering and Hiking, REI, and Play It Again Sports are all within a five-minute walk from our doorstep. ➢ Free Wifi ➢ Coin-up Laundry Room ➢ Free Personal Lockers ➢ Bicycle Rentals ➢ Luggage and Gear Storage ➢ Fully Equipped Kitchen & communal fridge ➢ Spacious backyard ➢ 5 minute walk to night life ➢ 5 minute walk to local outdoor stores ... more   less 

Additional Information about Base Camp Anchorage

Address: 1037 W 26th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99503-2415 (Formerly 26 Street International Hostel)
Region: United States > Alaska > Anchorage
Price Range: $43 - $104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Base Camp Anchorage 1.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Upstairs rooms have a big balcony to chill out on if you wish.”
275jesset, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“some upstairs rooms have a balcony”
EvanW142, 16 May 2016 | Read review
“only shared rooms for 4 people”
394jakubp, 13 Aug 2015 | Read review
“I stayed int the downstairs dorm room which was pretty quiet.”
stephensY6254BY, 30 Jun 2015 | Read review
“There are shades on the windows...summer in Ak, it's going to be a bit sunny.”
TyMaui, 23 May 2014 | Read review
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