7 Gables Inn

4312 Birch Lane , Fairbanks, AK 99709 USA (Show map)

About

Centrally located to major attractions, 7 Gables Inn offers affordable rooms or suites, all with private Jacuzzi baths, cable TV/DVD's, and a full buffet breakfast centered on international themes. Take in some of Fairbanks' historic gold history, then retreat here for a soak in a soothing Jacuzzi bath, or browse through our balcony library. Complimentary canoes allow for exploring the Chena River across the street. A meeting room and laundry facilities are available on site. Major attractions include the Riverboat Discovery, Pioneer Park and the University of Alaska Museum.

Reviews

Overall
3.9

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  • Guest room3.8
  • Service3.9
  • Value4.0
  • Cleanliness4.0
  • Onsite Dining3.8

Seven Gables Inn

2.6 on September 06, 2016

We had an enjoyable stay at the 7 Gables. The master suite was great, and the large jacuzzi was a nice add on. Make sure you know what room you are getting. We made a mistake, and asked for a kitchenette, which is in another building, and definitely. not B and B style. They were great about switching the room for us, and we loved our final room. Just be sure what you are getting, as there are three properties all under one name. Fairbanks is an interesting town, and has a great park/historical center.


Peaceful B&B

4.4 on August 01, 2016

This B&B is located in a quiet residential neighborhood with many restaurants within walking distance. We were greeted warmly by our hostess and escorted to our room (which we were allowed to choose from two available rooms). The breakfasts were delicious, the setting relaxing and our hostess greeted us each morning with a smile. She was also glad to help us prepare and plan for the rest of our visit of Fairbanks, AK. We are already planning on returning and staying at 7 Gables Inn.


Quiet and relaxing.

4.0 on July 22, 2016

The people that run this B&B make you fell at home from the start.In the morning they make a homemade breakfast with something new every day.


Great Value!

4.0 on July 09, 2016

We rented a two bedroom (actually three bedroom) apartment, which was very large and nice for the price we paid. The hosts were wonderful, although we did not get to spend much time chatting with them due to our sightseeing plans in Fairbanks. I did not eat breakfast there, but I can imagine it is delicious, based on how good the chocolate chip cookies were when we checked in. We ate dinner at Chena's Alaskan Grill, which is a great restaurant on the river that is within walking distance of the Inn. The greenhouse that serves as the front of the Inn is great. They also offered us use of boats to float down the river with, which was nice.


Good breakfast selection with cooked food.

3.0 on July 07, 2016

Clean room and good breakfasts. They have a lot of properties so things are very hectic and fast paced. Also not very private & quiet if that's what you're looking for.


quiet and friendly place in Fairbanks

3.6 on May 31, 2016

Friendly hosts, clean and quiet place. Home-like atmosphere


awesome breakfast!

4.6 on April 30, 2016

great place, only able to stay one night, but if ever back to Fairbanks, we would definitely plan to stay here. A little mix-up on our room, but ended up being ok, we only slept in the room. Only negative is there are stairs.


Unique quirky and comfy

4.6 on April 20, 2016

Recent stay was great, clean, private, cozy with a great breakfast. Locations of the rooms and staircases are a bit quirky but it add to the mystique. Great Value friendly environment. Thank you would definitely stay again.


great for the price - winter traveler

3.6 on March 18, 2016

Stayed only one night, in March, great place. Price was great, breakfast set up nice. We didn't spend much time at the Inn, but when we were there, it was quiet.


We'd Stay Again

3.6 on September 27, 2015

Quiet location but short drive to town. Many choices for breakfast. Rooms very different from one another - ours was quite spacious.


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Rooms & Rates

Deluxe Queen

Queen bed with large jetted tub, free cable/DVD and internet, fireplace and complimentary breakfast. Private bathroom with the 2 person jacuzzi and shower. Pet-friendly Room with prior approval from Innkeeper.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $85 - $130

Bridal Room

Sage matelasse bedspread on queen bed, south facing dormer window. Secluded, end of hall room. Private two person Jacuzzi bath, cable/DVD/VCR. Desk, wireless internet, and sitting chair.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

$85 - $130

Penthouse

Large upper-story two room suites, great for two couples traveling together or families. One king bed with fireplace in bedroom, one queen bed, one Jacuzzi bath that opens to both rooms. All have a fireplace, two TV/VCR/DVD’s and a full kitchen with pans/dishes, refrigerator, microwave, stove/oven.

  • Maximum Capacity: 6
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King , 1 Queen , 1 Twin

$130 - $220

Studio

Annex studio apartments All have cable/DVD, wireless internet, queen bed with refrigerator, microwave, coffee pot. Great for the business traveler on a budget! Pet-friendly Room with prior approval from Innkeeper.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $90 - $130

Suite/Condo

Suites have a king canopy bed and fireplace, queen sofabed in the livingroom, two person Jacuzzi, wireless internet, cable/DVD/VCRfull kitchen with pans/dishes.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King , 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $120 - $160

Standard Room

One queen bed, private bathroom with small jetted tub, cable TV/VCR/DVD, free wireless internet, complimentary breakfast.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Garden Room

Floral decor, light and airy. Cathedral ceiling and north gabled window. Two twin captain's beds. Desk, wireless inernet, cable DVD/VCR. Privately assigned bath outside the room.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 2 Twin

Nightly Rate: $50 - $90

Rainbow

Bold colors with Rainbow theme with north dormer window. Private Jacuzzi bath, cable/DVD/VCR, desk, wireless internet, sitting chair.

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen , 1 Twin

Nightly Rate: $55 - $125

Heritage

Decorated in green garden quilts, the Heritage Room has both a queen and twin beds, a private Jacuzzi bathtub, shower, north facing dormer window, desk, wireless internet, cable/DVD/VCR.

  • Maximum Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen , 1 Twin

Nightly Rate: $55 - $125

Royal

Brown and blue jacquard bedding on two twins or one king. South facing dormer window. Sitting chair, desk, wireless internet, cable/DVD/VCR. Privately assigned bath outside the room.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King , 2 Twin

Nightly Rate: $50 - $90

Estate

Rust tones on queen bedspread, south facing dormer window. Sitting chair, desk, wrieless internet, cable/DVD/VCR, private Jacuzzi bath and fireplace.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $75 - $120

Waterfall

On main floor of house, cozy room decorated in blues, room has a window, cable/DVD/VCR, wireless internet, desk, private Jacuzzi bath.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $55 - $120

Master Bedroom

Decorated in blue, black velvet and burgundy, with queen poster bed, and two person Jacuzzi bath. Located on main floor of house, north facing window, desk, sitting chair, wireless internet, cable/DVD/VCR, and fireplace.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

Nightly Rate: $95 - $140

Executive Suite

Two bedroom daylight basement apartment. Private Jacuzzi bath, sitting room with daybed/trundle; full kitchen, stocked with pots, pans, dishes, cable TV/VCR, desks, wireless internet.

  • Maximum Capacity: 6
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 2 Queen , 2 Twin

Nightly Rate: $100 - $180

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Location

Location Type

Airport, Small town, Suburban

Airport

Fairbanks, AK (FAI) 2 miles

Directions to property:

From Parks Hwy 1/2 mile East on Geist Rd. to Loftus Rd. 3 blocks South to Birch lane then 1/2 block East 4312 Birch Lane

Area Attractions

Antique Shopping, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Movie Theater, Museum, Nature area, Riverboat Discovery, Alaskaland, Gold Dredge #8 , Trans Atlantic Pipeline, Musk Ox Farm, Dog Mushers Museum, Picnic area, River, Ski area

Inn Details

Establishment type

Bed and Breakfast

On-site amenities

BBQ grill, Board games, CD player, Ceiling fans, Computer, Conference Rooms, Fax Machine, Fireplace, Library, Piano, Private entrance, Videos, Washer/dryer, Wedding Facilities , Storage available, Canoes for guest use

Room amenities

Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, DVD Player, Desk, Hairdryer, Hot tub/whirlpool tub, Internet Service, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, VCR, Wi-Fi, Wired internet

On-site activities

Bicycle riding trails, Bicycles, Bird watching, Canoeing, Cross-country ski trails, Downhill Skiing, Fishing, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Hunting, Mountain Bike trails, Rafting, dog mushing, Northern Lights, Wildlife Refuge & Nature Trail, Fitness Center / Gym , Santa Claus House, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Swimming pool

Check Dates

Policies

  • Check In:: 2:00 pm
  • Check Out:: 11:00 am
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only separate facilites designated as smoking
  • Drinking Allowed: Yes
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: Yes
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: Prior approval required prior arrangment; kennel in heated garage
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Accepted payments AMEX, VISA, Discover, Mastercard, Diners club, Personal checks, Travelers checks, Cash
  • Deposit Amount Required: one night for stays up to three nights; one half of the total for longer stays
  • Cancellations: 72 hour notice full refund

Innkeepers

Name(s)

Paul & Leicha Welton

Languages spoken

English

About the innkeepers

Your hosts are well traveled and welcome the opportunity to orient you to the Fairbanks area. Leicha enjoys cooking (she has just published a cookbook, Alaska's Gourmet Breakfast: An International Menu Cookbook), music, hosting parties and foreign languages. Paul is a carpenter. He is continuing the expansion of 7 Gables Inn as 7 Gables Suites. He also collects books and enjoys writing as well as construction projects.

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Meals

Breakfast

Full

  • Time Served: 215842
  • Serving Location: Breakfast/dining area

Signature Dish

Gables Frittata
Sausage and zucchini with three cheeses


Recipes