Hotels that achieve the prestigious Gold Award represent the top 10% of hotels within each Choice brand. The awards are based on a ranking system that measures guest satisfaction, product quality, room condition and cleanliness, and staff service. These properties have a proven track record of providing exceptional guest service and facilities.
Supports Green Practices
"Supports Green Initiatives" designates a hotel's participation in an optional environmental program that includes the use of energy-efficient lighting, guestroom towel/linen re-use, and on-premise recycling. "Supports Green Initiatives" does not represent an official certification of any kind.
Top-Ranked College Teams An event that locals always look forward to, the Shootout is the best of basketball within Alaska. The 8,700-seat Sullivan Arena is always sold out early and packed to capacity as spectators head to the courts to watch four days of sparring for the ball and basket. Teams on the schedule have included: Loyola Marymount, Michigan State, Cincinnati, Northern Arizona, Villanova, Oklahoma State, Wyoming and University of Anchorage, Alaska. Call the box office for tickets. All games take place in the evening.