United States Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all United States activity »
  1. 1 Ridiculous Pacific Northwest Road Trip
  2. 2 Dollar to Euro Exchange
  3. 3 Yellowstone National Park in 5 days - NEED HELP
  4. 4 Ideas needed for fall road trip Boston - Montreal
  5. 5 Going from Friday Harbor, San Juan Island to Lake Crescent
  6. 6 Trip Report Northern California Gardens.
  7. 7 Trip Report The Lincoln Highway, abridged: Nikki's road trip
  8. 8 Charleston Itinerary Feedback Please
  9. 9 First Time to Seattle-Portland-Willamette Valley
  10. 10 Driving through Chicago area to Wisconsin
  11. 11 Trip Report Trip Report - Quick Trip to Hyannis - August 2017
  12. 12 Self parking hotel in Philly
  13. 13 Badlands - Mt. Rushmore -- central place to stay for a few days?
  14. 14 Arches or Zion?
  15. 15 Restaurant Recommendations for Queens/Brooklyn/Williamsburgl
  16. 16 Dallas airport to bush library
  17. 17 (Healing?) Retreat in Sedona, Az?
  18. 18 Trip Report Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park - Hawaii
  19. 19 wyoming, south dakota trip
  20. 20 Providence RI Waterfire
  21. 21 Total Eclipse of the Sun visible in USA - plan ahead for August 21, 2017
  22. 22 Restaurant recommendations in falmouth/mashpee, ma area
  23. 23 good restaurant near Nawiliwili port, Kauai
  24. 24 Trip Report Charlottesville & NC BBQ Trip Report
  25. 25 New England Foliage Peeping Trip - Oct 4 to 8th
View next 25 » Back to the top

Tis the season...pre-cruise hotel recommendations in Anchorage?

Jump to last reply

Actually, we HAVE done an Alaskan cruise once before - southbound from Seward to Vancouver, same as this time. But, we went very early in the season, had Hilton rewards points, and prices were a lot lower. Oh - and it was just for one night, catching the train the next morning.

This time, we have a family vacation - DH and I, his aunt & uncle, my cousin and friend. We need 3 rooms, for 2 nights. Wanting to stay downtown (of course) and we will catch that early train with everybody else in the cruise crowd. This is May 30-June 1. Looks like most prices are around $200/night, leaving off the higher end and lower-end choices.

Would like some thoughts on:

- Sheraton Downtown (big hotel amenities; how is location?)
- Anchorage Hotel (historic and great location, but small and requires pre-pay)
- Clarion Suites (best price but most room selections unavailable); what about location to downtown?)

And any other recommendations for hotels, plus restaurants and general things to do. Last time, we wished we had at least a full day for Anchorage. We plan to stay in town and basically do downtown and whatever that doesn't require a car.

18 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement