Explore lots to see and do in Midtown Anchorage—theaters, shopping, and sights from Arctic Benson Park to Z.J. Loussac Library - Main Branch.

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Top Hotels in Midtown Anchorage

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Aspen Suites Hotel Anchorage
2.5 out of 5
100 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage
$179/night
Aug 1 - Aug 2
4.2/5Excellent! (731 reviews)

"Staff was extremely courteous Facilities appear to be new. Everything clean Missing morning breakfast with a TV and it would make the stay perfect. I would definitely stay there again"…"

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2019

Aspen Suites Hotel Anchorage
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My Place Hotel-Anchorage, AK
2.5 out of 5
729 E 40th Ave, Anchorage
$167/night
Jul 27 - Jul 28
4.4/5Wonderful! (388 reviews)

"Nice place, wish breakfast could be included. Still clean and comfortable"…"

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2019

My Place Hotel-Anchorage, AK
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Extended Stay America - Anchorage - Midtown
2.5 out of 5
700 E 34th Ave, Anchorage
$153/night
Aug 11 - Aug 12
2.9/5 (696 reviews)

"Due to changes in plans i arrived early about 11am amd staff were still able to check me into my room!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2019

Extended Stay America - Anchorage - Midtown
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Hyatt Place Anchorage Midtown
3 out of 5
101 EAST TUDOR RD, Anchorage
$249/night
Jul 28 - Jul 29
4.5/5Wonderful! (12 reviews)

"Matt, at the front desk, was extremely helpful when my reservation was lost due to an error on Expedia’s side. He tried really hard to find us a room when he was fully booked. He was super apologetic even though it was not his fault."…"

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2019

Hyatt Place Anchorage Midtown
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Crowne Plaza Anchorage Midtown
3.5 out of 5
109 W International Airport Rd, Anchorage
$223/night
Jul 28 - Jul 29
4/5Very Good! (293 reviews)

"Great location in mid town; very clean and comfortable; staff nice but a little lackadaisical."…"

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2019

Crowne Plaza Anchorage Midtown
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Qupqugiaq Inn
2 out of 5
640 West 36th Avenue, Anchorage
$69/night
Jul 25 - Jul 26
2.4/5 (315 reviews)

"It was good. Room was kept clean. Staffs there were so kind and willing to help me for advising where to visit. You can connect to high speed WiFi. Restaurants and bus stop are near. Light in the room wasn’t bright and shower temperature was difficult to adjust."…"

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2019

Qupqugiaq Inn

Popular things to do in Midtown Anchorage

Chugach National Forest
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Chugach National Forest

Explore the lovely green spaces of Chugach National Forest and enjoy the hiking trails in Cordova. Discover the area's mountain views and top-notch restaurants.

Chugach State Park
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Chugach State Park

Encounter huge lakes surrounded by mountains, glaciers and waterfalls in one of the largest state parks in the United States.

Alyeska Ski Resort
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Alyeska Ski Resort

Be thrilled with high-speed winter activity while skiing the Chugach Mountains at this resort. Enjoy year-round attractions and astonishing views. 

Top activities in Midtown Anchorage

Matanuska Glacier Walk with Lunch
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Matanuska Glacier Walk with Lunch

$299

Trek across the crevasse-laced expanses of the Matanuska Glacier on this exhilarating guided walk. Learn about the geological forces at play beneath your feet as you strap on a pair of ice-gripping crampons and get up-close looks at this 27-mile-long (43-km) glacier.

Half-Day Post-Cruise Transfer Tour: Seward to Anchorage
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Half-Day Post-Cruise Transfer Tour: Seward to Anchorage

$61

Make the most out of your post-cruise drive from Seward back to Anchorage with a trip that combines the convenience of professional transportation with the fun and interest of a guided tour. On the way to the city, stop to see Portage Glacier and meet native animals at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center.

Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center & Turnagain Arm Tour
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Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center & Turnagain Arm Tour

$89

Board your Turnagain Arm Shuttle for the guided drive along Alaska’s most scenic highway. From beginning to end there are dramatic views of mountain scenery and the Cook Inlet. At the 140-acre Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, jaws drop in awe-even those of longtime Alaskans.

Helicopter Tour with Glacier Landing
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Helicopter Tour with Glacier Landing

$399

Hover and soar over the untouched wildnerness, craggy peaks, and glacier-carved valleys of the Chugach Mountains on this breathtaking helicopter flight. For an up-close look at the ancient frozen wonders that have shaped the landscape, touch down to set foot on a snow-topped glacier.

Anchorage All Around City Tour w/ taste of smoked salmon
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Anchorage All Around City Tour w/ taste of smoked salmon

$49

Explore Anchorage with a native guide to discover the history and heritage of Alaska's largest city. Take in the view from Ship Creek and Point Woronzof, browse the goodies at Alaska Wild Berry Products and the knives at the ULU Factory, and admire native art at the ANMC.

Wildlife Tour with Visit to Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center
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Wildlife Tour with Visit to Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center

$99

Dive into the untamed wildnerness outside Anchorage to look for the Inside Passage's most iconic wildlife. Scope out everything from sturdy moose to lumbering grizzlies along the shores of Turnagain Arm and pay a visit to the critters being cared for at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center.

Other neighborhoods in Anchorage

Downtown Anchorage
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Downtown Anchorage

Museums, Shopping, LGBT-Friendly

The Downtown Anchorage neighborhood welcomes visitors with convenient options for restaurants. Part of the neighborhood's charm is its festivals. You can experience the local museums and shopping, or enjoy the natural beauty of the mountain views.

Spenard
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Spenard

Shopping, Dining, Museums

A welcoming neighborhood, Spenard offers a variety of options for restaurants. You can experience the local shopping, or enjoy the natural beauty of the lakeside setting.

Rogers Park
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Rogers Park

Bird Watching, Family-Friendly, Skyscrapers

The Rogers Park neighborhood welcomes visitors with convenient options for restaurants.

Airport Heights Community Council
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Airport Heights Community Council

Airport Heights Community Council is a neighborhood that welcomes all visitors.

Turnagain
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Turnagain

Turnagain is a welcoming neighborhood.

Mountain View
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Mountain View

Mountain View is a neighborhood that welcomes all visitors.