Where To Stay In Anchorage, Alaska - Updated 2021

places to stay in anchorage

The south-central region of Alaska holds the beautiful city of Anchorage, which is every tourist’s dream come true. Laced with glistering glaciers, beautiful outdoor locations, and vast wildlife, the region is almost otherworldly in its appeal. The city speaks of adventures for nature lovers, history buffs, and all manner of tourists. The wildlife parks play host to over 1,500 moose, with the surrounding mountains adding an impressive vista to the already pleasant view. Displayed at Alaska Native Heritage Center are several artifacts and traditional crafts from the area’s indigenous groups. After enjoying history, staring over the waters of Cool Inlet will have an almost magical effect of cooling you down and setting the pace for an evening of discovering the metropolitan attractions. And if you are looking for where to stay in Anchorage, Alaska, check out these exceptional accommodations.


1. The Voyager Inn (from USD 179)

If you are thinking comfortable, chic, and efficient, The Voyager Inn offers accommodation that fits that description. The hotel is 500 meters (1,640 feet) away from Dena'ina Convention Center and within a few miles from Ted Stevens Airport. A daily dose of yummy goodness is served at breakfast, and the elegant guest rooms also feature a kitchenette fitted with a microwave and refrigerator.

The Voyager Inn

Address: 501 K Street

On-site parking Spa and wellness centre Heating 24-hour security Non-smoking throughout Pets allowed Allergy-free room Fax/photocopying

2. Hyatt House Anchorage (from USD 169)

Hyatt House is that place in Anchorage where you can relax in a warm atmosphere and not be bothered about your movement. The house offers free airport shuttle services alongside wholesome, delicious continental or buffet breakfast for guests. There is also a beautiful indoor pool where you can take a much-needed swim after a day of exploring the city. The fitness center ensures you stay in shape while enjoying your holiday.

Hyatt House Anchorage

Wifi Available

Address: 5141 Business Park Blvd
Accommodates: 6

Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Business centre

3. SpringHill Suites Anchorage University Lake (from USD 229)

Staying at the base of Chugach Mountain Range, with the warm glow of the sun seeping through your window, is the ideal experience that SpringHill Suites Anchorage University Lake offers. The picturesque view of the University Lake when the morning dew is lifting makes this location even more appealing. The rooms are large and furnished with air-conditioning, a TV, a mini-refrigerator, and other modern furnishings you might desire.

SpringHill Suites Anchorage University Lake

Wifi Available

Address: 4050 University Lake Drive
Accommodates: 6

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Newspapers Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle

4. Clarion Suites Downtown (from USD 104)

Staying in the downtown area allows you to explore all the many attractions of Anchorage easily. Clarion Suites sits in the center of downtown and is a unique place to stay. Guests get complimentary breakfast coupled with coffee-making facilities, which are featured in every room. The rooms are beautiful, with all the fittings you’d love to see, including hairdryers and microwaves. If you are not traveling alone, you can request for connecting rooms. The heated swimming pool and laundry services add to the conveniences that this lodging offers.

Clarion Suites Downtown Anchorage

Wifi Available

Address: 1110 West 8th Avenue
Accommodates: 10

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities 24-hour front desk Newspapers Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry Facilities for disabled guests

5. The Lakefront Anchorage (from USD 135)

With its free 24-hour shuttle service running through the downtown area and Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, The Lakefront Anchorage is accessible for guests. Nestled on the shores of Lake Spenard, this lodging can cool the most frayed nerves. Along with comfortable and tastefully furnished rooms, guests can also enjoy excellent dining on-site at Flying Machine Restaurant that serves Alaskan seafood. The floor-to-ceiling mirrors in the gym are epic, and any fitness buff will love that.

The Lakefront Anchorage

Wifi Available

Address: 4800 Spenard Road
Accommodates: 10

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms

Vacation rentals

6. A clean abode in a beautiful location (from USD 159)

This vacation rental is a comfy space where you can enjoy the beauty of Anchorage. The fully equipped kitchen has a dishwasher, pots, and pans. The property also features free WiFi that guests can use. The host, who has a good knowledge of the area, is available to answer questions. If you love fishing, then the area around would be fun to explore, whether alone or with loved ones. Other places to visit include Anchorage Museum, Mulcahy Stadium, and a host of others.

SMB Enterprises LLC

Address: 1435 Denali Street

7. Home away from home (from USD 60)

The concept of home away from home comes alive in this basement apartment with its spacious yard and comfy beds. Located in the Fairview neighborhood, the apartment is strategically placed so you can enjoy walks around the area. The kitchen is filled with breakfast food and kitchen utensils you will need to prepare your meals. The room has a queen-size bed with fresh linens and a duvet. A meal on the patio is always a great idea at any time of the day.

"Grandpa's Cabin" Private Apartment near DOWNTOWN
Anchorage, Alaska, United States
307 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it’s also spacious and the couch was super comfortable
loved the candels extra toiletries and breakfast food
the room itself is great with a very comfy bed and couch
the space is cozy and cute with a top-notch kitchen office nook and bedroom
todd and angela definitely makes it feel like a home with breakfast items and a few kitchen staples
the place was very clean and cozy
very clean and had everything we could need
the apartment was clean and cozy
the place was clean and nice
quiet and very clean
angela & todd were awesome hosts
todd and angela were super helpful and accommodating
todd and angela are great hosts and their place is warm and welcoming
they were very helpful and accommodating when our travel plans changed due to flight issues
our hosts also provided us fresh towels and recommendations on things to do in the area
the location was perfect and close to everything
great location near downtown
nice cozy spot close to everything
it’s a cute little place really close to downtown anchorage
great location and a cozy comfort
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8. An apartment with a view of the midnight sun

Enjoy the view of the city under the midnight sun from the large windows in this one-bedroom apartment. The queen-size bed is comfortable, and there is also a big couch to relax on. This beautiful apartment is located in a quiet neighborhood within minutes of interesting spots you might want to explore. The large bathroom has a dual vanity and walk-in shower with grab bars. Right after exploring downtown restaurants, museums, and all the things you love in Anchorage, you can retire to this quiet apartment with its private driveway.

Private apartment. Centrally located. Near MED-D.
Anchorage, Alaska, United States
375 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great little apartment all the amenities you ever need
the apartment was exactly as shown in the photos and was easy to find
great people wonderful apartment very clean the amenities were off the hook
the home itself is wonderful equipped with a great kitchen comfortable furniture and delightfully soft towels
the place had everything we needed clean kitchen and washer and dryer
everything was very clean as well
very clean and quiet
super clean comfortable space
it was clean and comfortable
paul’s was super clean and warm
very friendly host who answered questions immediately
paul is an excellent host and we very accommodating
paul is also great at communicating and was very accommodating to our requests
host was communicative and the bedding was comfortable
absolutely awesome host i would highly recommend paul excellent service and responsiveness
good location outside of downtown
location is very nice and close to walmart and flattop mountain
great place to stay and central to everything
great place and great location
the location was perfect and the apartment suit or needs perfectly
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9. A beautiful family-friendly apartment (from USD 68)

Stay right next to hiking and skiing trails in this family-friendly apartment. The playground and the sledding hill are perfect for children and fun family times in the summer. The apartment boasts a full fridge and a large microwave for guests. You can prepare your meals after enjoying a complimentary breakfast on your first day. There is also an outdoor grill and a place for outdoor cooking for those late nights of bonding.

Home away from home, Alaska at its best
Anchorage, Alaska, United States
183 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi worked well and we appreciated the full kitchen and bacon and eggs in the fridge
loved the heat lamp in the bathroom and comfortable bed
the bed was awesome and the sofa put me to sleep
the breakfast was such a thoughtful and nice touch
the bed was generous and had a very soft mattress
the place was spotless and very clean which we really appreciated
this apartment is clean comfortable and quiet
this is clean private and very comfortable
the apartment was very clean and easy access
very nice clean apartment in a quiet neighborhood
hosts are very helpful and considerate
the hosts were very accommodating and had equipped the place nicely
hosts were helpful in every way
very responsive and helpful hosts
glen was a great host very friendly helpful and easy to communicate with
good location and facilities
although the location is 5 miles out of town it is perfect
great space close to hilltop ski area and hillside bike trails
great place price and location is wonderful
excellent apartment in a safe and quiet neighborhood near the zoo
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10. Cozy and stunning basement apartment (from USD 70)

A basement apartment with the right amount of light shining through the windows is perfect for a family retreat or even a time out alone. The kitchen is new, with all the pots, pans, and equipment you’d love to have in a home. The apartment is strategically placed, being that it is just a short bike ride from downtown and very close to the airport. The space is sparkling clean, and the host is very welcoming.

Secret Spenard B&B (#1)-- Close to the Airport
Anchorage, Alaska, United States
314 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
thoughtful touches such as good usb and wifi connections and tasty treats
nothing surprising everything was as communicated and the couch is pretty comfortable for sleeping
we enjoyed the provided breakfast and coffee it was a nice bonus
lauren has a beautiful space fully equipped with a kitchen lounging are bedroom and bathroom
the apartment is nicely furnished and very comfortable plenty of room for a couple
extremely clean and comfortable
room looks pretty clean and modern
super clean and looks brand new
super clean modern & very comfortable
love the clean modern style
lauren was a great host
lauren was a superb host
lauren was a great host
great response and really kind people
she was such a great host and quick to communicate
close and easy drive to airport
great location near the airport and everything is close by
great location if you are looking near the airport
great place close to the city
great location cute place very close to the airport
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Visit Anchorage and have all the fun you can in comfortable spaces

Anchorage offers tourists a lot in terms of spots and things to do. From museums to beautiful parks and a conservation center, you will not run out of places to make unforgettable memories. Restaurants and pubs make dining memorable, serving all kinds of Alaskan seafood you will love. When you want to call it a day after crisscrossing the city, you can be sure to be mesmerized by these best picks of where to stay in Anchorage.

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