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Puffin Inn

4400 Spenard Road, Anchorage, AK 99517

+1 907 243 4044

per night


based on 550 reviews


Value for money

Situated in Anchorage, Puffin Inn is within easy reach of 4th Avenue Theater and Port of Anchorage. It is conveniently close to Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, which is a 10-minute drive away. There are a range of facilities at Puffin Inn Anchorage that guests can enjoy, such as free Wi-Fi, a lake and a fitness center. Reception operates 24/7 and the friendly staff can recommend sights to visit and provide other tourist information. Every comfortable room at the motel has a private bathroom, tea and coffee making facilities and a desk, plus all the necessities required for an enjoyable stay. They are also equipped with a hair dryer and a shower. For those who enjoy discovering local restaurants and cafés, there is a wide range right on the doorstep. It is also less than a 20-minute drive from Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race and Alaska Zoo.

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  • Fitness center
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Mobile hotspot device
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs


  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Family rooms
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Newspapers
  • Storage available


  • Microwave
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Kitchenette

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • 24hr front desk

Parking and transportation

  • Shuttle service (free)
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • 24-hour security


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk


  • Breakfast included
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)


  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Complimentary breakfast

Things to do

  • Gift shop


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Puffin Inn

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4400 Spenard Road, Anchorage, AK 99517

Restaurants and Cafés

Fukumaru Teriyaki0.0 mi
Todays Pizza0.1 mi
Crave Bar & Grill0.1 mi
Gwennies Old Alaska Restaurant0.2 mi

Traveler Reviews

OkayBased on 550 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Friendly staff, great location." (in 55 reviews)
  • Free airport shuttle was nice. (in 53 reviews)
  • Nice staff Free airport shuttle and timely. (in 53 reviews)
Cons -
  • The breakfast selection was very poor. (in 18 reviews)
  • Heard noise from traffic all night. (in 10 reviews)
  • No elevator in Annex building. (in 10 reviews)

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Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • Puffin Inn is $58 cheaper than the average 2 star hotel in Anchorage. You can usually find a nightly rate of $75 when staying at Puffin Inn.

  • There are 2.0 mi between Anchorage and Puffin Inn. The drive to and from the airport should be about 5min, depending on traffic. Take into account high traffic times, especially near more metropolitan areas.

  • Puffin Inn has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way to not only get from Anchorage to the hotel, but also around Anchorage during your stay may be renting a car. Car rentals in Anchorage are on average $26/day. A great option for those not looking to rent a car while visiting Anchorage would be to take the airport shuttle offered by Puffin Inn. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Puffin Inn. The nearest airport to the hotel is Anchorage.

  • Customers of Puffin Inn are welcome to bring their dogs with them during their stay.

  • Unfortunately, our data does not specify if there is a pool at Puffin Inn. We would recommend calling the hotel’s front desk to confirm. The phone number for Puffin Inn is +1 907 243 4044.

  • 3.0 mi separate the front steps of Puffin Inn and the city center of Anchorage where you can keep busy with restaurants, shopping and of course Anchorage Historic City Hall, a very popular landmark in Anchorage.

  • The best contact number for Puffin Inn is +1 907 243 4044.

  • Yes, Puffin Inn has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • There is a hotel gym accessible to guests staying at Puffin Inn. Most hotel gyms are not 24-hours, so be sure to ask the front desk for gym hours and availability.

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