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 314 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.8

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Best Western Golden Lion Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Anchorage, a 2-minute drive from Sullivan Arena and 5 minutes from University of Alaska - Anchorage. This hotel is 9 mi (14.5 km) from Kincaid Park and 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Alaska Airlines Center.


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
Chester Creek Greenbelt Park - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
Anchorage Football Stadium - 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 - 3.2 km / 2 mi

The nearest airports are:
Anchorage, AK (ANC-Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.) - 8.5 km / 5.3 mi
Anchorage, AK (MRI-Merrill Field) - 5.3 km / 3.3 mi
Girdwood, AK (AQY) - 61.3 km / 38.1 mi

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

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 are 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.

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
  • -Business center
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Elevator
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Assistive listening devices available