Best Western Golden Lion Hotel

Self Rated: 2.5 out of 5
1000 E 36th Avenue, Anchorage, AK, 99508, United States of America
3.8 out of 5 rating 359 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.8
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Best Western Golden Lion Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Anchorage, within a 5-minute drive of University of Alaska - Anchorage and Alaska Airlines Center. This hotel is 3.5 mi (5.7 km) from Dimond Center and 3.9 mi (6.3 km) from Port of Anchorage.


Make yourself at home in one of the 83 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Conveniences include safes and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Enjoy the recreation opportunities such as a fitness center or make use of other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access.


Stop by the hotel's restaurant, Lions Den Lounge, for lunch or dinner, or grab snacks at the coffee shop/café. Breakfast is available for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Z.J. Loussac Library - Main Branch - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
David Green Park - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Wells Fargo Alaska Heritage Library and Museum - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Sullivan Arena - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
University of Alaska - Anchorage - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
Arctic Benson Park - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Ben Boeke Ice Rink - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Providence Alaska Medical Center - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Anchorage Football Stadium - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Chester Creek Greenbelt Park - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
Mulcahy Stadium - 2.7 km / 1.6 mi
Alaska Airlines Center - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi
Campbell Creek Greenbelt Park - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Goose Lake Park - 3.1 km / 1.9 mi
Alaska Pacific University - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi

The nearest airports are:
Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl. Airport (ANC) - 7.9 km / 4.9 mi
Anchorage, AK (MRI-Merrill Field) - 6 km / 3.7 mi
Girdwood, AK (AQY) - 61.3 km / 38.1 mi

The preferred airport for Best Western Golden Lion Hotel is Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl. Airport (ANC).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of We Care Clean (Best Western) guidelines The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations. It is property policy that all guests must wear a face mask within public areas of the property.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

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  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Conference space
  • -Restaurant
  • -Business center
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Elevator
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Assistive listening devices available