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I enjoyed my two night stay here. The room was clean and tidy. The new owners helped with getting our baggage to the third floor (there is not elevator). The scenery was great from all sides of our room. It is said to be haunted,...More
I read a post from exactly one year ago... same thing... the steps outside are in disrepair and there was a jail-type bar door across the reception room. There was no breakfast but an urn with coffee in it (not sure how you'd make a...More
We came with the Alaska tour saver, the owner said that
It does not apply In June and July... Not true!!!
Then when he sew that it is incorrect he said that there were no rooms, that it applies to pension rooms with shared showers,...More
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Response from EOSHomer, Former Owner at The Van Gilder HotelResponded 16 June 2015
The new owners, who purchased the property in May likely were not fully aware of the terms of the Tour Savers as there were a lot of details to transfer in a short period of time. The new owners will be taking possession of the...More
There's not a lot of history in our 49th state, but the history buff will appreciate stepping back into the aftermath of the gold rush days. The hotel lobby is authentic. The rooms are quaint and comfortable with modern conveniences, yet definitely have that old...More
This old hotel has been carefully modernized without altering the historic flavor for which it is famous. It was re-painted in 2014. The interior is like walking back into time. It is rumored that Fannie's ghost roams the halls on the second floor.
US$141 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from Liberty W | Reviewed this property |
Well I was only a guest there so I'm not the one to ask. But I can tell you that they do have rooms that would fit. If it's available I would have no idea. You need to ask them. I can also tell you that the Sea Life center... More
Well I was only a guest there so I'm not the one to ask. But I can tell you that they do have rooms that would fit. If it's available I would have no idea. You need to ask them. I can also tell you that the Sea Life center is in walking distance. This location is great and you can walk all over the town from here.
I'm sorry you had a bad experience, too, Jay. I reported the behavior to the police, who also recommended I tell social media, the Chamber of Commerce and Better Business Bureau. It's not acceptable treatment and it's... More
I'm sorry you had a bad experience, too, Jay. I reported the behavior to the police, who also recommended I tell social media, the Chamber of Commerce and Better Business Bureau. It's not acceptable treatment and it's important to speak up. Have you written a review, as well?
Response from EOSHomer | Property representative |
Our biggest room at the Van Gilder in Seward is a rooms with 2 queen beds and one twin, it is called at suite. We one one available for tonight. Please call 800-478-0400 or 907-235-0400.
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"If you must stay here because every other hotel in town is full, ask for 3rd floor & check sheets &..."