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Hotel Captain Cook

4-star4 stars
939 West 5th Avenue, Anchorage, AK, 99501, United States of America

4-star hotel in Downtown Anchorage with 4 restaurants, 3 bars/lounges
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Fabulous8,8
Food
Delicious food
Room
Great room
Comfort
Very comfortable
Breakfast
Breakfast is average
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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Hotel Captain Cook

from ZAR 2,795
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed
  • Junior Suite
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed (Captain's Deck)
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom (Crow's Nest)

What’s around Hotel Captain Cook

Landmarks

  • In Downtown Anchorage
  • Imaginarium - Science Discovery Center - 2 min walk
  • Holy Family Cathedral - 3 min walk
  • Alaska Experience Theatre - 4 min walk
  • Oscar Anderson House Museum - 4 min walk
  • Tony Knowles Coastal Trail - 4 min walk
  • Resolution Park - 5 min walk
  • William A. Egan Civic and Convention Center - 5 min walk

Getting around

  • Anchorage, AK (MRI-Merrill Field) - 9 min drive
  • Anchorage, AK (ANC-Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.) - 13 min drive
  • Anchorage Alaska Railroad Depot - 11 min walk
  • Onsite parking not available
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

About Hotel Captain Cook

Location.
The Hotel Captain Cook in Anchorage, Alaska is a landmark property located just six miles from Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport. Egan Convention Center and the scenic Tony Knowles Coastal Trail are three blocks from the hotel's prime downtown location. The Alaska Experience Theater and Alaska Center for the Performing Arts are two blocks away.

Hotel Features.
Built in 1965, this hotel offers meeting rooms that range from a 288 square-foot library with fireplace and window views to a 9,000 square-foot ballroom. The 24-hour business center offers three work stations with computers and leather executive chairs. Other amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access. Printers, a photocopier and a fax machine are available for an additional fee. The onsite health club features an indoor pool and spa tub, racquetball court, women's and men's workout areas, sauna, massage rooms and group exercise classes. Magnificent city and mountain views are integral to the Crow's Nest's appeal. This renowned dining establishment commands a position on the twentieth floor and is famous for its sophisticated New American cuisine. Fourteen lobby-level shops sell European-made clothing and Alaskan artwork. The hotel also provides currency exchange, luggage storage, and tour assistance.

Guestrooms.
Spread over 18 floors in 3 towers, Hotel Captain Cook's 546 recently renovated guestrooms offer spectacular views of Cook's Inlet or the Chugach Mountains. Guestroom amenities include mini fridges, Internet access, iPod docking stations, Egyptian combed-cotton robes and complimentary designer toiletries.

This a smoke-free property (fines apply for violations).

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 546 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 18 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3 PM-6 AM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-out

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others

Pets

  • Pets allowed *

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Parking

  • No parking

Offsite

  • Area shuttle *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Breakfast (surcharge)
  • 4 restaurants
  • 3 bars/lounges
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Golf lessons on site
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Racquetball/squash on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3
  • Year Built 1965
  • Elevator/lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Fireplace in lobby
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English
  • German
  • Japanese
  • Russian
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Pay movies
  • Premium TV channels
  • IPod docking station
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

Crows Nest - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open select days.

Fletchers - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner.

Whales Tail - This restaurant serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open select days.

The Pantry - This restaurant serves breakfast and lunch.

Recreation

On Site

  • Health club
  • Sauna
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Golf lessons on site
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Racquetball/squash on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site

Nearby

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Awards and affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

Hotel Captain Cook’s small print

Also known as

  • Captain Cook
  • Captain Cook Anchorage
  • Captain Cook Hotel
  • Cook Hotel
  • Hotel Captain
  • Hotel Captain Cook
  • Hotel Captain Cook Anchorage
  • Hotel Cook

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Optional extras

Breakfast costs between USD 10 and USD 15 per person (approximately)

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 50 per pet, per day

Dial-up Internet access is available in guestrooms for an extra charge

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Fabulous 8,8 From 490 reviews

Hotel Captain Cook
Exceptional10,0
Great view and location
Great hotel and location, mattress could be replaced.
Richard, us1 night family trip
Hotel Captain Cook
Exceptional10,0
Love Captain Cook!
I will definitely be staying with Captain Cook if Inhave the pleasure of visiting Anchorage again. Very hospitable hotel.
sharon, us2 night business trip
Hotel Captain Cook
Exceptional10,0
Fabulous Hotel with a view
Hotel front desk staff were exceptionally friendly, especially Hubert (thank you). Had a high corner room with the most fantastic views over the city. We had been recommended to have a cocktail in the Crow's Nest Bar on the 20th floor. We went up there, but because the view was better from our own room, we went back and had a drink on the bed and admired the view. The bed was very comfortable and the hotel is well located.
Stephen, gb1 night romance trip
Hotel Captain Cook
Exceptional10,0
Hotel staff is very friendly and helpful!
Greg, us2 night family trip
Hotel Captain Cook
Good6,0
Bed sheets were not changed from previous guest. There were strands of short hair between sheets. Sheets were not tucked in neatly. I also booked a regular room but the person at the front desk gave me a jr suite which I took as a free upgrade. But, later I found that they charged me more than the original price. Also, I never got the receipt via email. Otherwise the stay was okay.
SUE A, us1 night trip with friends

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