The Pioneer Motel

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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of The Pioneer Motel

The Pioneer Motel

2.5 star property

4.2/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 140°F
Map
124 W Arctic Ave, Palmer, AK, 99645

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMat-Su Visitors Center8 min walk
  • Popular LocationPalmer Visitor Information Center14 min walk
  • Popular LocationArkose Brewery4 min drive
  • AirportWasilla, AK (WWA)22 min drive

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About this area

Palmer

The Pioneer Motel is located in Palmer. Palmer Golf Course and Gold Mint Trailhead are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Finger Lake State Recreation Area and Matanuska Glacier State Recreation Site. Musk Ox Farm and Reindeer Farm are also worth visiting. Explore all the area has to offer with ziplining, skydiving, and rock climbing.

What's nearby

  • Mat-Su Visitors Center - 8 min walk
  • Palmer Visitor Information Center - 14 min walk
  • Musk Ox Farm - 4 min drive
  • Arkose Brewery - 4 min drive
  • Palmer Golf Course - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • Wasilla Alaska Railroad Depot - 18 min drive
  • Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl. Airport (ANC) - 56 min drive

Restaurants

  • Humdinger's Gourmet Pizza Co. - 6 min walk
  • Palmer Downtown Deli - 7 min walk
  • Turkey Red - 8 min walk
  • Vagabond Blues Inc - 10 min walk
  • La Fiesta - 11 min walk

About this property

The Pioneer Motel

Motel in Palmer with free parking
Along with free use of bicycles, this motel has laundry facilities and a 24-hour front desk. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, free newspapers, barbecue grills, and a picnic area are onsite. All 28 rooms feature kitchenettes with refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Coffee makers and free toiletries are among the other amenities available to guests.
The Pioneer Motel offers 28 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and complimentary toiletries. Kitchenettes offer refrigerators and microwaves.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the motel include complimentary bicycles.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Things to do

  • Free bicycle rentals

Family friendly

  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Picnic area

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 10 per accommodation, per stay
Welcoming dogs only
2 per room
Pets cannot be left unattended
Food and water bowls are available
Service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A 3.00 percent city/local tax will be charged

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 10 per accommodation, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Guests must contact this property in advance if they plan to bring a pet. Breed restrictions may apply.

We should mention

The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Pioneer Motel
Pioneer Motel Palmer
Pioneer Palmer
The Pioneer Motel Motel
The Pioneer Motel Palmer
The Pioneer Motel Motel Palmer

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Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 157 out of 335 reviews
5 - Excellent 47%
Rating 4 - Good. 122 out of 335 reviews
4 - Good 36%
Rating 3 - Okay. 32 out of 335 reviews
3 - Okay 10%
Rating 2 - Poor. 12 out of 335 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 12 out of 335 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.3/5

Eco-friendliness

4/5 Good

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It was very clean, the room set up was great. The refrigerator really keep items cold!!! Staff was very friendly.
Stayed 3 nights in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very friendly place to stay & walking distance to most of Old Town Palmer. I don’t rate eco friendliness.
Stayed 2 nights in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Wonderful little motel with big rooms and nice staff! Will be back!
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great locally owned motel. Staff are great.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very clean and comfortable accommodations.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2022