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By a verified traveler on Thu 12 May 2022

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Hotel Description

Enjoy the free airport shuttle at this Anchorage motel

In Anchorage

You'll find Lake Hood Harbor and DeLong Lake Park within 2 miles (3 km) of this motel. Pop Carr Park and Alaska Aviation Heritage Museum are also within 3 miles (5 km).

Free perks

This motel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free continental breakfast, free self parking, and a free airport shuttle. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. There's a gym on site, and a 24-hour front desk and a fireplace in the lobby are also provided.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

Featuring conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, the 85 guestrooms also offer free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Other amenities include coffee/tea makers, free local calls, and hair dryers.

Annex, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$136* Per night/room May 29 - May 30

Deluxe, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Annex, 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Suite, 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 7 Max

Moderate, 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe, 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Puffin Inn of Anchorage ratings based on 55 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.6 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 2.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Puffin Inn of Anchorage

Everyone (31) Couples (8) Family (12)
5 out of 5
I would definitely come back.

Posted by on May 12, 2022

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May 13, 2022 by Amber

Thank you for your feedback!

5 out of 5
Easy check in.

Posted by on Mar 7, 2022

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Mar 7, 2022 by Amber

Thank you for your feedback.

1 out of 5
Next day my neck was itchy and boarding my plane I noticed huge bedbug bites on my neck. Awful.

Posted by , from DEL RIO on Jan 17, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jan 17, 2022 by Amber

I am very sorry to hear you had this experience, Any problems like this we address immediately. Thank you for letting us know.

5 out of 5

Posted by on Nov 25, 2021

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Oct 9, 2021

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1 out of 5

Posted by on Sep 29, 2021

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Sep 24, 2021

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4 out of 5
Building we where in needs some updating.

Posted by on Sep 19, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

Sep 20, 2021 by Taz

Hello Daryl, Thank you for taking the time to rate and review your stay at our establishment. We hope to see you on your next trip to Anchorage. Have a wonderful day.

3 out of 5
The sheets on the bed were badly stained

Posted by on Sep 13, 2021

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Sep 14, 2021 by Amber

I am very sorry you had this experience, we have new sheets for the entire property and our housekeepers are supposed to throw away any stained sheets. We do have new staff so I will be sure they are aware of this rule.

5 out of 5
Pricey

Posted by on Aug 31, 2021

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Aug 31, 2021 by Amber

Thank you for your feedback. We ae actually priced lower hen alot of the properties in our area.

About the Puffin Inn of Anchorage

Location 4400 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, AK 99517

Property Features

A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. There's an onsite 24-hour business center. Free breakfast is available daily. A roundtrip airport shuttle is free (available 24 hours). A fitness center, gift shops/newsstands, and coffee/tea in a common area are also featured at the business-friendly Puffin Inn of Anchorage. Free self parking is available. This Anchorage motel is smoke free.

  • 85 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • 5 buildings
  • Continental breakfast (free)
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • ATM
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Train station: Anchorage Alaska Railroad Depot (6.7 km / 4.2 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Free airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Puffin Inn of Anchorage offers 85 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served free continental breakfast daily from 5 AM to 9 AM.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the motel include a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Snowshoeing nearby
  • Cross-country skiing nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Braille or raised signage
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 2:30 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 21

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 10.0 per night.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed

Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, and Diners Club. Cash is not accepted. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Contactless check-out is available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff does not wear personal protective equipment
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Protective clothing is not available to guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Guests are not provided with hand sanitizer
  • Social distancing measures are not in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • No elevators
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 250.00 per accommodation, per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 10.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Puffin Anchorage
  • Puffin Inn
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  • Puffin Inn of Anchorage Motel
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You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.