The Hotel Captain Cook
Address939 West 5th Avenue AnchorageSee nearby area
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Lonely Planet review
The grand dame of Anchorage accommodations still has an air of an Alaskan aristocrat right down to the doormen with top hats. There are plenty of plush services and upscale shops: hot tubs, a fitness club, beauty salon, jewelry store and four restaurants, including the famed Crow’s Nest bar on the top floor. Rooms have been updated with new mattresses.
Our independent authors have visited The Hotel Captain Cook and selected this as one of our recommended hotels in Anchorage.
Description provided by property
Located in downtown Anchorage, this luxury hotel is 7 blocks from the Anchorage Museum. It features 4 restaurants, 15 retail stores and spacious rooms with a flat-screen cable TV.
Free access to hotel Athletic Club is provided to all guests of The Hotel Captain Cook. The Club includes massage service, an indoor pool and separate men and women’s gyms.
Among the various dining options is the Crow’s Nest featuring fine dining French/American cuisine and a wide variety of wine. The Pantry café specializes in Alaskan dishes.
Beautiful views of the Chugach Mountains or Cook Inlet are provided from each room at Captain Cook Hotel. Decorated with rich colors and carpeted floors, all rooms include free Wi-Fi and a refrigerator.
Elderberry Park and Dena’ina Civic and Convention Center are both 7-minute walks from the hotel. Anchorage International Airport is 5.5 miles away.
Upon check-in photo identification and credit card is required. All special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.
Services & facilities
- VIP room facilities
- Tour desk
- 24-hour front desk
- Room service
- Family rooms
- Facilities for disabled guests
- Non-smoking rooms
- Barber/beauty shop
- Concierge service
Bureau de Change/ATM
- ATM/cash machine on site
- Car hire
- Bicycle rental
- Restaurant (à la carte)
- Breakfast in the room
- Free WiFi
- Internet services
Pablo’s Bicycle Rental
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