Hotels near Portage Glacier
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Portage Glacier is in the wilderness about an hour from Anchorage. There is a visitor center run by the Forestry Service in the area, but the glacier is no longer viewable from this location.

Hipmunk's Best Hotels near Portage Glacier

The Lakefront Anchorage - A Millennium Hotel
The Lakefront Anchorage - A Millennium Hotel
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4.0
4800 Spenard Road, Anchorage
from $74
Anchorage Grand Hotel
Anchorage Grand Hotel
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3.6
505 W 2nd Ave, Anchorage
from $99
Alaska Backpackers Inn
Alaska Backpackers Inn
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2.6
409 Eagle Street, Anchorage
from $24
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Anchorage Airport
from $129
Westmark Anchorage Hotel
Westmark Anchorage Hotel
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3.5
720 West 5th Avenue, Anchorage
from $89
GuestHouse Inn & Suites Anchorage
GuestHouse Inn & Suites Anchorage
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3.5
321 East 5th Avenue, Anchorage
from $105
Sheraton Anchorage Hotel and Spa
Sheraton Anchorage Hotel and Spa
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3.8
401 E 6th Avenue, Anchorage
from $160
Travelodge Anchorage
Travelodge Anchorage
4610 Spenard Rd, Anchorage
from $59
Comfort Inn Downtown - Ship Creek
Comfort Inn Downtown - Ship Creek
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4.0
111 W Ship Creek Ave, Anchorage
from $103
Brooke Drive B&B
Brooke Drive B&B
2533 Brooke Drive, Anchorage
from $140
More About Hotels near Portage Glacier...

What’s Portage Glacier?

Portage Glacier is the second most popular tourist attraction in Alaska, between Prince William Sound and Turnagain Arm. It’s a spectacular natural phenomenon and must-see if you visit Anchorage.

Which Hotels Have the Best View Near Portage Glacier?

“Near” is a relative term in Alaska. Since Portage Glacier is an hour from Anchorage, it’s also far from the nearest hotel. However, The Lakefront Anchorage is set on the shores of Lake Hood and offers sweeping views over the lake for an affordable price.

What are the Benefits or Draw-Backs from Staying at a Hotel Near Portage Glacier?

It’s not possible to stay near the glacier, since it’s nowhere near town.

What Do I Need to Know About Portage Glacier?

If you’re planning on visiting Portage Glacier, a cruise on Portage Lake offers a fantastic view. Drive yourself from Anchorage or take the cruise/tour and be chauffeured. They are available from May through September and are offered in coordination with the U.S. Forestry Service.

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