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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We had 4 nights here to make sure that we get this off our bucket list. And on all 4 nights, we are lucky to see the Aurora. Now we understand that why we need some luck to watch Aurora, as it does not have a fix timing to appear and the nice ones may not last long. Even if...

Thank Tan_WeeKee
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The place is amazing for the northern lights / aurora. So beautiful that my boyfriend now fiancé proposed to me here. Mok is super friendly and was able to capture for us our precious moment. If you want to see the northern lights. This is the place to be!!! Visit his website for options and he's very responsive via email....

Thank shannon j
Woodbury, Minnesota
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This place is by far the best place to view the northern lights in Fairbanks, Alaska. If you are visiting for one of their nightly tours from 10:30pm-2:00am or staying in one of their absolutely beautiful overnight rooms, being on Cleary Summit provides some of the best northern lights viewing in all of Fairbanks! The best part about this place...

1Thank chibears5434
North Carolina
Reviewed 4 October 2016

My husband and I booked two viewing nights with our thoughts being if we did not see them one night, surely the next! What a delight to have seen them BOTH nights! We elected to drive up to the lodge to save money; $25 per person each night. Mok has HUGE, HUGE deck for viewing/photographing. The first night there were...

Thank luvsf
Bowling Green, Kentucky
Reviewed 3 October 2016

ABL provides an affordable, comfortable place to view the lights. For as little as $25 per person, Mok provides a warm place to wait, light refreshments and bathroom facilities. This was probably the best value of anything I did on my entire trip. Mok is also a great host.

Thank Amanda B
Vacaville, California
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Imagine being able to enjoy the Northern Lights show from the comfort of a cushy couch inside a warm, cozy room. Or laying in bed, seeing the lights dance right outside the window. And, better yet, imagine being able to go to bed at your normal time, knowing someone ELSE was going to stand out in the cold and let...

2Thank beaglemom22
Forest Hills, New York
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Mok is a honest and honorable businessman you can trust. He didn't charge us in advance. He told us it's going to rain that night and the possibility of seeing northern lights was very low. We trusted his judgement and didn't go for viewing. It turned out there's no northern lights that night. It saves us money and energy. (He...

2Thank lkempe
Katy, Texas
Reviewed 20 September 2016

This place is outstanding. About 20 minutes north of Fairbanks, you are far enough away from the city lights for great views of the northern ones, yet close enough to drop into town when you want to. Mok is extremely friendly and willing to answer any questions you may have. As for the "Could be better" review below, if Mok...

4Thank Pillpusher75
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Mok is a fabulous host and the unit was clean and well equipped. He was super helpful with daytime activity (hiking) advice and great letting us know about Aurora activity. I would highly recommend staying here.

Thank Kimberly C
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Good location only for Aurora viewing but really nothing around and no staffs at the lodge if you need them, They only there for a short time. We stayed for 3 nights and another 3 nights we moved to Alaska Heritage House (we liked it here better). The thing that disappointed us was we went back the night after check...

2Thank shacopru

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Additional Information about Aurora Borealis Lodge

Address: Cleary Summit Rd., 1906 Ridge Run Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99707
Region: United States > Alaska > Fairbanks
Price Range: ₹ 13,412 - ₹ 15,097 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Aurora Borealis Hotel Fairbanks
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“Get room 1 or 2 on the top floor”
 of 5 bubbles Chino_Mac, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Only 4 rooms, 2 down & 2 up mostly identical. Upstairs is probably a little quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles dornagnew, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our room was on the main floor; it was wonderful!! (It has a bidette)”
 of 5 bubbles 630joanne, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are north facing for better viewing, second floor room view was great!”
 of 5 bubbles chibears5434, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I would ask for an upstairs room next time, as the people above us made a lot of noise in the mornings!”
 of 5 bubbles beaglemom22, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
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