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Aurora Borealis Lodge

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Reviewed 21 October 2015

We have just come home from a 6 night visit at the Aurora Borealis Lodge, located 20 miles north of Fairbanks. It was fantastic. We saw auroras for four of the six nights, and the two nights without were because of rain and snow. The...More

5  Thank Sirens1
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

Words cant explain how amazing Mok is at the aurora borealis lodge. He has kept in touch with me over the past 18 months of planning our trip to fairbanks to see the northern lights! His lodge rooms have an overlooking view so you dont...More

3  Thank MeaghanWolter
Reviewed 14 October 2015

This was an ideal location to observe the Aurora and it was worth the wait! Although the views are amazing even without the Aurora. Unfortunately there had been a bad snow storm a few days before we arrived but the host contacted us and arranged...More

2  Thank Susan S
Reviewed 12 October 2015

It appears a little tricky finding this lodge, but paying close attentios to directions will get you there easily. There are four rooms in this rather plain looking lodge BUT the rooms are very very nice. There is a kitchen, heater, couch, and a very...More

4  Thank whoa3050
Reviewed 10 October 2015

I can't imagine a better set-up for aurora viewing. We stayed in Room 4 and had two giant windows overlooking the back deck. When it got too cold outside, we could sit and continue watching the northern lights from the comfort of our room. Mok...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$199 - US$224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$199 - US$224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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9 February 2018|
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Response from Clare W | Reviewed this property |
We booked the all inclusive at the Borealis Lodge and really you couldn’t get better food anywhere! It was really healthy and delicious every time. Prepared by professional chefs. We didn’t rent a car and did lots of the... More
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8 July 2017|
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Response from oneyearoff | Reviewed this property |
We were there in early March this year (2017) and it was -10 to -30 below zero. We rented an SUV with snow tires and did not have any problems driving to the lodge or elsewhere. The roads were clear (no snow drifts). I... More
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"They do have an overnight lodge but we did not go there"
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"All rooms are good. I booked direct with the lodge which is recommended as the staff are able to advise on..."
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"2nd floor rooms have better views of the aurora"
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"Good view and probably quieter on top floor however tough carrying heavy suitcases up the stairs!"
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