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Aurora Express

  • 1550 Chena Ridge Rd. Map It
  • Local Flavor

Pros

  • Area's most unique lodging
  • Sweeping valley views

Cons

  • Far from town
  • Phone in common area only
  • No kids under 12

Updated 08/19/2014

Fodor's Review

Rooms inside historic railcars make this off-the-beaten-path inn well worth the detour. The renovated Alaska Railroad cars, which sit on 700 feet of transplanted tracks, contain rooms filled with Victorian furnishings. The caboose is especially nice, and very romantic. Breakfast is served each morning as it would be for passengers riding the rails—in the dining car. On the way to it, you can enjoy the panoramic views the inn's hillside setting affords.

Hotel Information

Address:

1550 Chena Ridge Rd., Fairbanks, Alaska, 99709, United States

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Phone:

907-474–0949; 800-221–0073

Hotel Details:

  • Closed early Sept.–late May
  • 7 rooms
  • Breakfast

Updated 08/19/2014

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