The biggest city in Alaska boasts the famous Iditarod Sled Dog Race and has an abundance of oil companies nearby, which makes convenience a big plus for our Anchorage hotel guests.
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Close to hospitals, local businesses and annual events, this Anchorage hotel has it all. We're close to major oil companies and have a great location right off the highway. Tourists and medical travelers alike enjoy the warm, welcome atmosphere of our hotel. With a friendly staff, spacious rooms and luxurious bedding, we're proud to be your home away from home.
The Iditarod Sled Dog Race and Fur Rendezvous are big reasons why many people come to Anchorage, but there's also an abundance of outdoor recreation available. From sightseeing to hiking and fishing, outdoor activities reign supreme in this region. The nearby Alaska Native Heritage Center is a must-see for history buffs and any travelers looking for a slice of culture.
At our Anchorage hotel, we also welcome many business travelers from around the world. Some of our regular guests are in town for work with BP Global, CH2M HILL and of course various other oil companies. We're also a favorite for employees of Providence Alaska Native Medical Center. Our service men and women traveling for business at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson choose us because of our well-appointed rooms and quality amenities, including our small banquet rooms for meetings.
Whether you're visiting Anchorage for business or for a once in a lifetime vacation, it matters where you stay. We're proud to offer our guests the best in service and quality. From a weekend trip to extended stays, we aim to make your visit special.
Book your clean and comfortable room at the Best Western Golden Lion Hotel for a great value and a fantastic vacation! Enjoy your stay.
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We stayed for four nights at BW Golden Lion. It is clean and comfortable. It is right off Hwy 1 on the south side of Anchorage. We were coming from Whittier, so it was really convenient to get to...
Hazel Green on 13-Sep-2019
Nice place, great service, superb value. Flawless. I missed seeing it from the street the first time so keep your eyes peeled but otherwise it was perfect.
P.S. Try the restaurant on the second...
By Paul S
Sierra Vista, Arizona on 11-Sep-2019
Got in late...0230 A.M.! We're checked in about 2 minutes after arrival. Would have liked to gotten in earlier as room was nice, clean etc. But tired as a dog after many hours of wrangling around...
I had to spend one night in Anchorage before going up to Denali. This hotel was exactly what I needed: Affordable, clean, convenient, and comfortable. The staff were very friendly and accommodating...
Washington DC, District of Columbia on 09-Sep-2019
Our stay here was one night between multi-night locations, We were very happy with the location -- and the staff was very friendly and helpful. We had two rooms which they put next to each other at...