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Copper Whale Inn

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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This smaller Inn often times has discount coupons in a local coupon book, which we like to take advantage. Most rooms are spacious and several have private bathrooms. There is one room on the street front that you'll want to avoid because of noisy traffic...More

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Response from CopperWhaleRider, General Manager at Copper Whale InnResponded 6 December 2016

Thanks a lot for your review!

Reviewed 8 November 2016

We collected a car at Anchorage airport and drove to the Copper Whale. It was fully occupied for our stay when we booked from Australia so we settled on the only room left a twin. Glenn greeted us on arrival and could not have been...More

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Response from CopperWhaleRider, General Manager at Copper Whale InnResponded 10 November 2016

Oh my, I could not ask for more! Thank you so much for your kind words and your elaboration on our facilities, location and service. Indeed, today you should thank God you are an Ozzie! ;-) Best wishes to you for happy travels always.

Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

The Copper Whale Inn nestles on a corner of downtown Anchorage, near to the start of the Tony Knowles Coastal Trail. It is clean, comfortable and has a lot of character - our room wasn't large but it was well appointed and very comfy. It...More

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Response from CopperWhaleRider, General Manager at Copper Whale InnResponded 1 November 2016

Thank you so much for your kind words. I'm so happy you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 2 October 2016

this small property is located downtown Anchorage 1/2 block off the Tony Knowles Trail. if you have a car street parking is only available for 2 hours during office hours but you can purchase a $24/day voucher for a parkade a block away. our room...More

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Response from CopperWhaleRider, General Manager at Copper Whale InnResponded 5 October 2016

Thank you for you kind review and your detailed comments. We try our best to offer exactly that - a convenient, comfortable and welcoming alternative to the big properties in downtown Anchorage.

Reviewed 26 September 2016

This small inn on a busy street corner has good-sized rooms with fireplaces and small but adequate bathrooms. Service from reception staff seems mixed: we had a very helpful guy meet us but the following day the duty guy seemed completely indifferent to customer needs

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Response from CopperWhaleRider, General Manager at Copper Whale InnResponded 27 September 2016

Thanks or your review. I'm sorry the level of service was inconsistent, and will be addressing the issues you raised.

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US$ 163 - US$ 278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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US$ 163 - US$ 278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Head0fFamily
29 October 2017|
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Response from CopperWhaleRider | Property representative |
Hi there, the suite has a queen bedroom and a queen sleeper sofa in the living room area. The sleeper has a memory foam piece that is every bit as comfortable as the bed in the bedroom. None of those crossbars in your back... More
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Head0fFamily
29 October 2017|
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Response from Chuck M | Reviewed this property |
Our room featured a queen size bed. The suite was in the other building, not ours.
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Mark L
6 May 2016|
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Response from Hanna S | Reviewed this property |
They have a self-laundry room, which u can use for a very symbolic price
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