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The Lakefront Anchorage

3.6 miles from Anchorage centre
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4800 Spenard Road, Anchorage, AK 99517-323
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here waiting for my husbands flight to be able to get out of Unalakleet. It kept getting canceled due to bad weather The staff at the front desk were extremely accommodating. They made our stay here so much better since we weren't having much fun waiting for a flight that kept getting cancelled. Tony,Samantha,Bethany,Kristina and Jeanette were all...

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Oceanside, California
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We really enjoyed our stay here. The staff was extremely helpful. We called the hotel as soon as we received our bags at the airport and I am not sure if we missed the shuttle because we were waiting inside to stay warm or what happened but we called again and it arrived in about 10 minutes. The room was...

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Atlanta
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We enjoyed a very good breakfast in the dining room of the Lakefront Anchorage Hotel. The dining room overlooks the lake where the sea planes land by Anchorage Airport. The eggs with reindeer sausage was excellent wth crisp hash brown potatoes

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AveryJuliet, Public Relations Manager at The Lakefront Anchorage, responded to this review

Thank you for the great feedback on your stay! We are thrilled you enjoyed your time in our wonderful restaurant and at The Lakefront and appreciate you sharing your experience. We hope to see you again soon!

Soldotna, Alaska, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I stay here quite a bit, especially during hockey season. Our rooms are always clean and comfortable and the staff is the best!!! Very accommodating. The Lakefront is in a convenient location as well.

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AveryJuliet, Public Relations Manager at The Lakefront Anchorage, responded to this review

Thank you for the great feedback on your stay! We are thrilled you enjoy our hotel time and time again and appreciate you sharing your experience. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Lakefront is my new favorite hotel in Anchorage. I stayed here with my young children over Thanksgiving. The staff is phenomenal, particularly at The Flying Machine restaurant. The exterior looks a bit like a lesser motel, but don't be fooled, the inside is a first class hotel all the way. The McKinley Suites are exceptionally spacious and well appointed,...

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AveryJuliet, Public Relations Manager at The Lakefront Anchorage, responded to this review

Thank you for the great feedback on your stay! We are so happy that our wonderful restaurant staff was able to assist you with breakfast to your room. We are thrilled you enjoyed your time at The Lakefront and appreciate you sharing your experience. We hope to see you again soon!

Portland, Tennessee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first impression was awesome when Marcus picked us up at the airport. What a great guy. He told us a lot about the hotel and restaurants and also some driving and weather info, took care of all our luggage and brought it into the hotel. When we got to the hotel we had a very friendly greeting from Bethany...

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AveryJuliet, Public Relations Manager at The Lakefront Anchorage, responded to this review

Thank you for the great feedback on your stay! Marcus and Bethany are wonderful assets to our team, we are so happy they were able to assist and make you feel right at home. We hope to see you again soon!

Seward, Alaska
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms are good, the restaurant has excellent breakfasts, the bar has a very good menu for lunch and/or dinner. The servers are good and knowledgable about the selections. When we checked out, our battery was dead, and they went out of their way to help us with a jump start. I'm always happy to stay there (we've been staying...

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AveryJuliet, Public Relations Manager at The Lakefront Anchorage, responded to this review

Thank you for the great feedback on your stay! We are so happy our staff was able to assist with jump starting your car. Alaskan winters can be brutal on vehicles, we're so happy that you were able to continue your trip. We are thrilled you enjoyed your time at The Lakefront and appreciate you sharing your experience. We hope...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We leave our village in Bush Alaska and hit the road, staying in multiple hotels. If you read our other reviews you'll find We don't give away 5 stars. For us it's primarily about the staff, The staff at the lake front, time and time again go overboard to make our stay a good experience. This time I'd like to...

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AveryJuliet, Public Relations Manager at The Lakefront Anchorage, responded to this review

Thank you for the great feedback on your stay! We are so happy that Kristina, Steve and Bethany were able to make your most recent stay a memorable one. We are thrilled you enjoyed your time at The Lakefront and appreciate you sharing your experience. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stay at Lakefront regularly on overnights while traveling for work. Hotel just had a facelift and is nicely spruced up. Usually shuttles are prompt and drivers pleasant, as is front desk. Beds are comfortable. The food in the restaurant and bar is very good, love the soups, the seafood tacos recommended. Have stayed here when very busy, summer and/or Iditarod...

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AveryJuliet, Public Relations Manager at The Lakefront Anchorage, responded to this review

Thank you for the great feedback on your stay! We are so happy you enjoyed our delicious soups and our specialty seafood tacos, definitely a favorite of ours as well. Michael is a wonderful employee, we are very lucky to have him assist our guests in anyway possible. We are thrilled you enjoyed your time at The Lakefront and appreciate...

Kodiak, Alaska
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called for a shuttle and the employee was friendly and told me ten minutes. Called back 30 minutes later to find that it had JUST left. When I checked in, she didn't explain the hotel or give me a good "welcome to Anchorage" like I would receive at many other hotels....friendly but not helpful at all. The room looked nicely...

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AveryJuliet, Public Relations Manager at The Lakefront Anchorage, responded to this review

Dear jackman12, I can't thank you enough for taking your valuable time to provide us this vital feedback about our service. I'm truly surprised to hear about our shuttle service taking so long to pick you up; especially since we are a 24 hours service and minutes away from the airport. We also want to thank you for acknowledging that...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Newly renovated lakeside property just one mile from the Anchorage Int'l Airport and 7 miles from downtown Anchorage. Fine and casual dining with award winning Seafood Tacos (voted #1 in Anchorage in 2013) and a large selection of Alaskan Brewing Company beers. All guestrooms are completely renovated with warm natural colors with an Alaskan lodge look and feel. The Deck at Lake Hood overlooks the world's busiest floatplane base with over 200 landings a day. The Alaskan themed lobby has numerous animal mounts including a polar bear, Kodiak brown bear, caribou and numerous king salmon displays! Complimentary 24-hour shuttle to the airport and scheduled downtown shuttle during the summer months. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lakefront Anchorage

Address: 4800 Spenard Road, Anchorage, AK 99517-323 (Formerly Millennium Alaskan Hotel Anchorage)
Region: United States > Alaska > Anchorage
Price Range: £67 - £275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Lakefront Anchorage 3.5*
Number of rooms: 245
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Also Known As:
Millennium Alaskan Anchorage
Anchorage Millennium Alaskan Hotel
The Lakefront Anchorage Alaska
Hotel Style:
#5 Best Value Hotel in Anchorage
#10 Romantic Hotel in Anchorage
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“Only Had Breakfast and did not stay at the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles Dealmaker, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Best views are on the lake side, particularly in summer when the float planes are operating.”
 of 5 bubbles waltercorrigan, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I like the lake side.”
 of 5 bubbles Partoarno, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Stay on the 4th floor with a view of the lake”
 of 5 bubbles 25LoveToTravel, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Book a guestroom facing Lake Hood for superb views”
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  • Lakefront Anchorage - view of some of the aircraft near the shores of Lake Hood
  • Lakefront Anchorage - distant views of Downtown Anchorage from Lake Hood
  • Lakefront Anchorage - view of some of the aircraft near the shores of Lake Hood
  • Lakefront Anchorage - another sign in our guestroom!
  • Lakefront Anchorage - view of some of the aircraft near the shores of Lake Hood
  • Lakefront Anchorage - our comfortable and well-appointed guestroom
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