Anchorage’s largest, most affordable, and newest hostel!!!!! We are a hostel (not a full service hotel) that offers discounted accommodations for all tastes and budgets. We offer the best value for your money in a clean, safe, fun and sociable environment.

Save money to go on tours, backpacking, hiking, or whatever works for you!!! This is the perfect place to start your Alaskan Adventure.



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Summer season officially starts May 15th. 

Current office hours 

May 15th to September 15th  6:00 am to 4:00 am 


We are currently taking reservations online

(Click on book now on the menu above)

If Any questions or concerns please call as at 907 277 2770, or email us at alaskabackpackers@gmail.com


Lobby and Club House

Backpackers Inn and Annex

This is our newest addition. It contains our lobby area,  internet cafe, gaming area, bonfire, picnic tables, and additional parking area. It is perfect for hanging out and meeting new people.


Backpackers Annex

Our newest addition along with the lobby. This is the home for

our suites and our Efficiencies. It contains 14 efficiency units and 29 suites for a total of 43 rooms. It has capacity for 80 +  guests

Backpackers Inn

Our mother hostel. Where it all began!!!!! Contains 36 rooms.

12 are 4 share dorms (48 beds) and 24 private rooms (26 beds), for more info go to rooms/rates.

This building has a capacity for  103 guests!!!








For any inquiries please contact us during our office hours since we do not accept any reservations for our winter season via bookings. For winter rates please check our Rooms/rates winter page

If any questions or concerns please contact us via email ( alaskabackpackers@gmail.com ) or by phone during office hours

(907)- 277-2770 or leave a detail message and our answering machine, if you are interested to stay with us !!!

Remember we are a HOSTEL!!!! not a HOTEL!!! we save people money!!

Alaska Backpackers Inn Check-in Policy

Check out Time: 11am

Check in Time: 4pm

We do have a locked storage area so feel free to drop your bags off prior to the 4pm check in time.

We do not have a lock out time but we do detail the building from noon to 4pm everyday. So please enjoy the building and support the staff’s goal to provide a healthy, safe, clean hostel by limiting your use of the building during those hours.