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When to book a hostel in Anchorage
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Top tips for finding Anchorage hostel deals
If you'd like to stay at a comfortable and pocket-friendly establishment where you can bond with fellow tourists while in Anchorage, there are several Anchorage hostels that you should consider staying at. Bent Prop Inn & Hostel Midtown is one of these hostels. Situated at 3104 Eide Street, this boutique hostel prides itself on having a spacious picnic area, a grill area, modern laundry facilities, and ample parking spots. Given that it has friendly staff, it's safe to say that while staying at Bent Prop Inn & Hostel Midtown, you'll receive all the professional assistance you need.
Spenard Hostel International, located at 2845 West 42nd Avenue, is another hostel you should consider staying at while touring Anchorage. If you choose to stay at this hostel, you'll have access to a stellar library, several clean bathrooms, and plenty of well-equipped kitchens. Additionally, you'll be able to meet and converse with a good number of adventurous travelers as this hostel has plenty of superb common areas.
Anchorage is home to several fabulous restaurants that serve a variety of cuisines. Suppose you love food, and you'd like to sample the different cuisines available in the city. In that case, you should consider staying at the excellent Arctic Adventure Hostel as it is conveniently located near several Nepalese, Indian, Ethiopian, and even Japanese restaurants. At this hostel, you'll have a great time as it features air-conditioned rooms, a quiet street view, secure lockers, and a bicycle rental.
If none of the mentioned Anchorage hostels appeals to you, Base Camp Anchorage is an alternative Anchorage hostel that you should consider booking space at. This hostel, reviewed by many locals as one of the most elegant Anchorage hostels in operation, is perfect for staying with your spouse, children, or friends because it offers guests complimentary linens, extra-long-beds, and daily housekeeping services. It's worth noting that while staying at this hostel, you and your loved ones will be able to engage in fun activities like hiking and cycling.
If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Anchorage, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Anchorage in November and December.
Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Anchorage if you stay on a Friday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Thursday.
If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book more than 90 days before your stay to get the best price for a Anchorage hostel.
The cheapest 3-star hostel in Anchorage found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $198, while the most expensive was $492.
FAQs when booking a hostel in Anchorage
Alaska Railroad Depot is a popular area in Anchorage and there are many hostels closeby. Check out Base Camp Anchorage or Bent Prop Inn & Hostel Downtown for hostels recommended by KAYAK that are within walking distance of Alaska Railroad Depot.
Hostels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hostels in Anchorage. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
Where to find the best hostels in Anchorage?
Our map will help you find the perfect hostel in Anchorage by showing you the exact location of each hostel.