The Anchorage Lofts Hotel

ex. Howard Johnson Anchorage

239 W. 4Th Avenue, Anchorage, United States, 99501-2395  show map
 2 stars
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The Anchorage Lofts Hotel

 Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi internet

 Parking

Paid parking

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Exercise gym

 Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Overview

The hotel lies in the heart of a ski area, in the vicinity of Chugach National Forest, Goose Lake Park and Heritage Library and Museum.

Anchorage Lofts Hotel has been welcoming guests to its comfortable rooms since 1900. The property is 300 meters away from Alaska Railroad Depot, Resolution Park and Bear and Raven Adventure Theatre.

The city center is 10 minute walking distance from the hotel. Anchorage Lofts Hotel is about 10 minutes’ drive towards Ted Stevens Anchorage International airport.

Rooms

The rooms in Anchorage Lofts Hotel come with a safe, cable TV, Wi-Fi, a microwave and individual climate control.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Paid private parking is possible at a location nearby.

Number of rooms:   246.

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Facilities

General

  • Wi-Fi internet
  • Paid parking
  • Late check-in/-out

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym

Services

  • Airport shuttle

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool

Media

  • Television

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 1 may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

239 W. 4Th Avenue, Anchorage, United States, 99501-2395

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City Center
  • Anchorage
    2700 ft
Airports
Restaurants
  • Midnight Sun Cafe (cuisine: American)
    400 ft
  • The White Spot Cafe
    400 ft
Parks
  • Town Square Municipal Park
    1200 ft
  • Delaney Park Strip
    1900 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    246

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Double beds or King Size bed
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel The Anchorage Lofts Hotel Anchorage location
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    Hotel Address:

    239 W. 4Th Avenue, Anchorage, United States, 99501-2395

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Anchorage
      2700 ft
    Airports
    Restaurants
    • Midnight Sun Cafe (cuisine: American)
      400 ft
    • The White Spot Cafe
      400 ft
    Parks
    • Town Square Municipal Park
      1200 ft
    • Delaney Park Strip
      1900 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      246

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    Local Attractions

    • Valley of the Moon Park - 5300 ft
      1748 H St, Anchorage
    • Wells Fargo History Museum - 1.6 mi
      301 West Northern Lights, Anchorage
    • Elmendorf State Fish Hatchery - 1.7 mi
      Anchorage, AK
    • Port of Anchorage - 1.3 mi
      2000 Anchorage Port Road, Anchorage
    • Chester Creek Greenbelt - 1.6 mi
      1900 Hillcrest Drive, Anchorage

    Near the hotel

    • Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center - 1000 ft
      625 C Street, Anchorage
    • Alaska Veterans Museum - 500 ft
      333 W 4th Ave STE 227, Anchorage
    • Town Square Municipal Park - 1200 ft
      560 West Fifth Ave, Anchorage
    • Alaska Experience Center - 1900 ft
      705 West Sixth Ave, Anchorage
    • Alaska Law Enforcement Museum - 400 ft
      245 W 5th Ave, Anchorage
    • Alaska Railroad Depot - 1400 ft
      411 W. 1st Ave., Anchorage
    • Delaney Park Strip - 1900 ft
      300 West Ninth Ave, Anchorage

    Restaurants Nearby

    • Midnight Sun Cafe - 400 ft

      Address: 245 West Fifth Ave.

      77% likes this, based on 22 reviews
      Cuisine: American

    • Sullivan's Steakhouse - 600 ft

      Address: 320 W. 5th Avenue
      Phone: (907) 258-2882

      65% likes this, based on 103 reviews
      Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Vietnamese
      Price Range: USD 47 - USD 57

    • Scottie's Sub - 600 ft

      Address: 331 W 5TH Ave
      Phone: (907) 276-2784

      66% likes this, based on 37 reviews

    • The White Spot Cafe - 400 ft

      Address: 109 W 4th Ave
      Phone: 907-279-3954

      75% likes this, based on 63 reviews

    • Phyllis's Cafe & Salmon Bake - 700 ft

      Address: 436 D St
      Phone: 907-274-6576

      50% likes this, based on 98 reviews
      Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Barbecue
      Price Range: USD 18 - USD 31

    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      246
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    The Anchorage Lofts Hotel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Anchorage Lofts Hotel

    Average guest rating

    5.4out of 10
    Good enough
    Based on 37 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Location
    10.0
    Rooms
    7.0

    Individual guest reviews

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      Price

      I didn't like that we were put on room 260. I know that someone has to have the room, but it was a long, long ways from the front desk. It was kind of a challenge to get our luggage to our room. Also, the parking is kind of an issue if you are out at night, mo spaces left.

    • Group of friends
      3.8

      Nothing - It was very disappointing- From the very start the staff were rude and the hotel would crawl in at 2 Stars (probably less) I would not recommend it to anyone.

    • Older travelers
      6.6

      The closeness to the main city area and shuttles for activities. Also close to eating places as their resturant was not open for dinner. The one thing that was disappointing was the unfriendliness of the staff on the front desk.All other hotels have had very helpful friendly people

    • Older travelers
      4.2

      Nothing really,

      No fridge in room,holes in curtains, very tired & swhabby appaerance.

    • Single
      3.2

      Checking out, this was the nastiest place we have ever stayed

      We didn't like anything about this hotel

    • Single
      6.2

      excellent location in downtown Anchorage, room was quite large and bed was comfortable

      staff at reception was quite unfriendly, overall condition of the hotel could be better

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      A very pleasant place with a good restaurant( great breakfast) near station, saterday market, bycicle rent is at the next corner, .free internet. Very helpful staff.

    • Older travelers
      4.6

      nothing except for great location

      you shouldn't have this hotel in your database.It is old and maintenance is bad.# 3 out of 4 of front desk personel is downright hostile. no help offered when a leak occurred and bathroom and room partly flooded and we changed 3 times of room. fan in bathroom didn't work. everything brooke or bad maintenance.

    • Group of friends
      6.2

      Location - downtown

      Pool was not open, air conditioner did not work

    • Single
      5.0

      Convenient location and within walking distance to most of downtown.

      When arriving at airport, called for hotel shuttle and was told it would be there shortly. An hour and three more phone calls later it finally arrived. The next morning I called for breakfast and was told I should receive a phone call in about 15 min when it was ready. I called when 30 min had passed only to find out they hadn't even started to prepare it. Check out also took at least 30 min due to sole worker at front desk being overwhelmed. Rooms were ok but definitely not worth the price. Service was terrible.

    • Older travelers
      6.6

      The maids and cleaning crew were very friendly and efficient, always greeting us with a smile. The front desk staff were somewhat friendly, too, and did handle our reservation efficiently.

      The room itself was relatively roomy but the bed was as hard as a rock. For those who like firm or extra firm beds, this would have been fine, but I like my bed a little softer. Also, the amenities seemed to be "bare bones," as the bathroom had a ripped towel and no tray to hold the complimentary shampoo and soap. This may seem picky, but a $1 tray in each room would go a long way. Also, in the halls, many of the light fixtures were missing their covers. Again, a relatively small investment of light covers will help the perception of quality. I received an unexpected shock that the indoor pool was closed for renovations. I don't remember this information being disclosed in the hotel advertising or amenities list, and I selected this hotel because of the rate and the fact that it had an attractive indoor pool. That was disappointing, but I'll survive.

    • Single
      5.0

      Not much and I will not stay at this hotel in the future

      Having a bunch of kids at the front desk is not very professional as far as I am concerned. They where not very helpful at all

    • Single
      5.0

      I liked that there was a shuttle to and from the airport.

      I would not recommend this hotel. It was not up to the Howard Johnson standard I thought they had. It needs to be updated and cleaned. We heard the train whistle all night long and noise coming from the parking lot.

    • Family with children
      4.6

      close to shopping mall

      too much noise, not very clean, I found the bathroom was dirty toilet seat, the linen was smells cigarette, the floor was not vacuum, the room a need full body mirror.

    • Family with children
      5.4

      It was a convienient location.

      The hotel was sufficient but did not go out of their way to make us feel comfortable.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel The Anchorage Lofts Hotel Anchorage location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    239 W. 4Th Avenue, Anchorage, United States, 99501-2395

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Anchorage
      2700 ft
    Airports
    Restaurants
    • Midnight Sun Cafe (cuisine: American)
      400 ft
    • The White Spot Cafe
      400 ft
    Parks
    • Town Square Municipal Park
      1200 ft
    • Delaney Park Strip
      1900 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      246