Puffin Inn - Anchorage

4400 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, United States, 99517  show map
 2 stars
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Puffin Inn - Anchorage

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Shuttle

Free airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

Puffin Inn is a comfortable 2-star property placed next to Port of Anchorage, Egan Civic & Convention Center and Lake Hood Harbor. Founded in 1984, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2010.

Guests can get to Anchorage city center, which is 5 km away.

The hotel allows quick access to parks and lakes.

Ted Stevens Anchorage International airport can be reached in 5 minutes by car from Puffin Inn.

Rooms

Guests are offered 85 annex rooms featuring climate control, a safe, television, a work desk and an iron with ironing board. They provide bathrooms with a bathtub, a hairdryer and a shower.

Eat & Drink

A complimentary continental breakfast is served every morning. Serving both food and drinks, Quiznos and Coffee Land are situated around 50 meters from the property.

Services

Computer equipment, a business centre and a photocopier are also offered at the hotel.

Relax

On-site fitness facilities include a gym and a fitness center.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   85.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Exterior corridors
  • Fireplace

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Free airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

4400 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, United States, 99517

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City Center
  • Anchorage
    2.9 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Anchorage Historic Depot
    3.3 mi
Restaurants
  • Coffee Land
    100 ft
  • Capri Pizza
    100 ft
Parks
  • Lake Spenard
    1200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    85

Rooms and availability

Puffin Inn photos Room
Deluxe Queen Room Two Queen Beds
  • Room size:

    280 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 King-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Room features free Wi-Fi, a cable TV, a microwave and a refrigerator. A continental breakfast is offered with this room.

Puffin Inn photos Room
Deluxe Queen Room
  • Room size:

    280 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a flat-screen cable TV, this air-conditioned room includes a desk, a microwave, a fridge and tea and coffee-making facilities.

Puffin Inn photos Room
Queen Room Two Queen Beds
  • Room size:

    280 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 King-size beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Room features free Wi-Fi and a cable TV. A continental breakfast is offered with this room.

Puffin Inn photos Room
Standard Queen Room
  • Room size:

    185 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a flat-screen HD cable TV, this room includes a microwave, a fridge and coffee machine. Housed in the Chandler building, a few minutes' walk from the main hotel.

Puffin Inn Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Alaska Car and Van Rentals Inc3000 ft
  • Alaska Fur Exchange2.3 mi
  • Northern Delights Fine Candy2.4 mi
  • Ivory Cache2.4 mi

Amusement

  • Center Bowling5000 ft
  • Ultrazone-Laser Tag1.5 mi
  • Space Station1.6 mi

Historical sites

  • St Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church2.0 mi

Museums

  • Arctic Diamond Studio1400 ft
  • Alaska Aviation Heritage Musm1.1 mi
  • Tlingit and Eskimo Carvings Etc1.6 mi
  • Wildwood Studios1.7 mi
  • Heritage Library-Museum2.1 mi

Parks

  • Park Seong Kak1.0 mi
  • National Park Svc2.5 mi

Universities, Institutes

  • Adult Learning Ctr1.1 mi
  • Mila Inc1.5 mi
  • Far North Bible College1.5 mi
  • Trend Setters School of Beauty2.3 mi
  • A Head of Time2.4 mi

Theaters

  • Bear Tooth1.6 mi
  • Denali Theatre1.6 mi
  • 4th Avenue Theater1.7 mi
  • Century Theatres2.1 mi

Air business related

  • Anchorage Intl Airport (ANC)1.2 mi
  • Alaska Weather Operation Svc1.4 mi
  • Signature Flight Support1.7 mi

Medical care and Hospitals

  • Providence Extended Care Center2.2 mi

Local attractions

  • Lake Hood Harbor1.4 mi
    185 Aircraft Drive, Anchorage
  • Chugach National Forest1.9 mi
    3301 C Street, Anchorage
  • Wells Fargo History Museum2.0 mi
    301 West Northern Lights, Anchorage
  • Chester Creek Greenbelt1.6 mi
    1900 Hillcrest Drive, Anchorage
  • Prince William Sound2.0 mi
    Anchorage, AK

Near the hotel

  • Lake Spenard1200 ft
    3498 Lakeshore Drive, Anchorage

    Restaurants nearby

    • Coffee Land100 ft

      Address: 4505 Spenard Rd Ste A
      Phone: (907) 243-0303

      73% likes this, based on 20 reviews

    • Quiznos100 ft

      Address: 4505 Spenard Rd
      Phone: 907-344-7827

      63% likes this, based on 15 reviews

    • Subway600 ft

      Address: 4608 Spenard Rd
      Phone: 907-248-2687

      59% likes this, based on 37 reviews

    • Capri Pizza100 ft

      Address: 4505 Spenard Rd
      Phone: (907) 243-3333

      85% likes this, based on 39 reviews

    • Village Inn500 ft

      Address: 4403 Spenard Rd.
      Phone: 19072436009

      Cuisine: American

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2010
    • Number of rooms:
      85
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    Puffin Inn Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Puffin Inn

    Average guest rating

    7.0out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 42 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Service
    8.0
    Dining
    8.0
    Rooms
    8.0
    Location
    8.0

    Guest reviews

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      The staff was very pleasant. We were provided van service to the airport to drop off our rental car and also van service to the airport to catch an early flight. The breakfast was ready at an early hour, tasty and well prepared.

      I didn't like my stay at the Puffin Inn. There was possible drug dealing going on in the room above ours. Lots of young voices of people coming and going into the wee hours with lots of noise. Other guests also heard these noises. There should either be a patrol or an onsite security to regularly monitor the grounds and the persons staying in the rooms This needs to be taken care of for the safety of your guests.

    • Single
      7.0

      Near airport, price not too high, helpful staff, WiFi, breakfast

      The window in my room #1208 would not lock (mechanism not adjusted properly) thus I could not reduce the jet noises as a crack opening remained. Get maintenance on it. Otherwise good experience.

    • Group of friends
      5.0

      Very close to the airport

      Had to walk up 3 floors and carry bags to get to the room no elevator in the building

    • Single
      7.8

      I only stayed one night. Got in late and left early. Did not utilize any of the services just slept and went.

      I tried to print my boarding pass at the business center but the computer was sooooo slow and eventually had to leave for my meeting. Did not get the boarding pass printed.

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      It worked well for us close to airport and the shuttle pick up was quick

      It was a fair way into city central but the public bus was fine just outside door. If they run a shuttle this would work in there favour

    • Older travelers
      5.8

      location close to airport of Anchorge

      room air was very uncovenient (stinky)

    • Older travelers
      5.4

      A tipical american motel in the average but too expensive.

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      Nice People

      The matress was the worst I slept on in a long time.

    • Family with children
      6.6

      Reservation was messed up by staff. Realized they were wrong and found a second room

    • Older travelers
      6.2

      close to airport

      Telephone was gross, needs new furniture.

    • Single
      7.8

      spacious rooms, nice staff, great shuttle service, close to airport

      both beds in my room had a well-worn depression in the mattress, but it was possible to sleep on the other side. Mattresses are thick, so that helps.

    • Group of friends
      8.2

      I like the convience and the price of room. Would have returned to stay for a night but the price had increased.

    • Group of friends
      8.2

      Very affordable and not nasty like other affordable hotels

      Room and hotel was very warm

    • Single
      8.8

      Location & value. Very much appreciate the airport shuttle service. Good continental breakfast too. Efficient staff.

      No complaints. Got what I paid for.

    • Family with children
      8.8

      The facilities were nice and our room comfortable and clean. A good bargain.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Puffin Inn - Anchorage Anchorage location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    4400 Spenard Rd, Anchorage, United States, 99517

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Anchorage
      2.9 mi
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Anchorage Historic Depot
      3.3 mi
    Restaurants
    • Coffee Land
      100 ft
    • Capri Pizza
      100 ft
    Parks
    • Lake Spenard
      1200 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2010
    • Number of rooms:
      85