International backpackers, adventurers from the Lower 48, Mountaineers heading for Denali – all of these folks love the hospitality, amenities and affordable rates of Anchorage's Spenard Hostel. Located a mile from the International Airport, and on the bus route to downtown, the hostel has 8 dorm rooms with 43 beds to accommodate those who want male, female, and co-ed dorms. They also have outdoor space for tenting in the summer.
There are three communal kitchens, four bathrooms, freezer space, washer and dryers, short and long-term storage, and rental bikes are available. It's a perfect spot to prepare for, or recover from, a backcountry adventure – they even have a bear spray and camp fuel exchange! For entertainment and information gathering, there's free Wifi, two computer kiosks, a television room, book exchange and common areas where you can visit with other hostelers.
To accommodate late night flights, 24 hour check-in is available with a reservation.