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Miami, Florida
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26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2014 via mobile

Stayed here with a friend on a road trip through the Kenai peninsula. We stayed in the old part of the hotel, where the walls were paper thin, the phone was from 1982 and we could hear our neighbor snoring all night. For $99 it was the cheapest in the town, but I wouldn't recommend for anyone who plans on... More 

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Austin, Texas, United States
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23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2013

I'm not going to beat around the bush, this place is a little eccentric, but overall we really enjoyed our stay here. Pros: Very comfortable bed, large rooms, huge bathrooms, microwave, coffee maker, interesting and eclectic lobby. Cons: The decor of the rooms is a bit dated and old school with fake flowers, lots of rococo looking pillows, we had... More 

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Talkeetna, Alaska
1 review
Reviewed 19 November 2013

We were pleasantly surprised by the Hotel Seward. The rooms are large, clean and nicely decorated. The hotel is filled with lots of historical information and decorated to the gills making for a warm festive environment. The staff in the hotel lounge/restaurant were very attentive and the breakfast was delicious. The winter rates are great for the service.

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Lehigh Acres, Florida
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47 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2013

While I had eaten in its Ms. Gene’s restaurant during a day-trip from Homer some years ago, this was a first over-night stay. Knowing its attached restaurant was then and still is now excellent, I was attracted by the “Victorian” ambiance, its variety of rooms, the taxidermy studio, its uniqueness and the helpful staff who addressed my questions from thousands... More 

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Mary K, Owner at Hotel Seward, responded to this review

Dear Bertram28, I sincerely appreciate your review. Hopefully it will help others to understand that the hotel is diversified in room styles and has 2 separate wings. Each wing offering room styles with varying amenities at different price levels to meet their needs. Yet, they share the common areas of the lobby , decor , Ms Gene's Place restaurant and... More 

Kansas City, Missouri
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86 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2013

We went to Seward on a whim and the last room that was available in the whole town was at the quaint hotel called, Hotel Seward. It is a little bit older and the decor looks like your grandma's house but it was nice and clean. We couldn't be too picky since that was our only choice but it was... More 

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31 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2013

Check was super easy, it was quiet and clean. We stayed for what night with three kids. The kids loved it, the beds were super comfy. And the price was much better than some of the big box neighbors. And of course the kids love the lobby with the taxidermy animals they can pet. We loved not having to drive... More 

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Norfolk, Virginia
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10 reviews
Reviewed 21 September 2013 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay at the a Hotel Seward and would definitely stay there again. We stayed in the Executive King View room and it was wonderful - esp. the comfortable bed. Staff was very friendly and helpful too.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2013

We really enjoyed our stay at the Hotel Seward. The room was very comfortable. The staff were very helpful. There are lots of interesting buildings and walk routes to explore, and the Sea Life Center is just around the corner.

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New York City, New York
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25 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2013

Alaska is expensive... and I knew when we booked this place that it was "old school" and we would have to share a bathroom. We were encouraged by the good reviews on trip advisor. Unfortunately I still didn't feel that it was worth $100 a night in the off season. Problems: The walls are paper thin; one of the two... More 

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1 Thank BethLesser
Okinawa, Japan
1 review
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Reviewed 14 September 2013

Fishing with the hotel's resident guide Wes was fantastic. He is an exceptional guide because he understands customer service and adapts the day to best fit his clients. Despite horrible weather, Wes had us catching fish and having a blast. Wes made sure it wasn't *only* about catching fish - it was about enjoying the overall experience of being out... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Hotel Seward

Address: 221 5th Avenue, Seward, AK 99664
Region: United States > Alaska > Seward
Price Range: ₹ 3,283 - ₹ 12,790 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Seward 2.5*
Number of rooms: 62
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“Be aware that not all rooms have their own bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles BuildMemoriesTravel, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room in new section if you want modern American conveniences. Otherwise stay in the old section for old west charm.”
 of 5 bubbles A8598AOjamesd, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Any room is good, you won't spend a lot of time in it...”
 of 5 bubbles PHXBen, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Get a room with a view and DO NOT stay in the OLD WING built in 1905. Check your room before accepting.”
 of 5 bubbles Pho2Freak, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles Pinchevato, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
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