Stylish Alaskan hotel located on the Juneau waterfront
Overlooking the city waterfront and the Gastineau Channel, the Goldbelt Hotel Juneau offers scenic accommodation in Alaskas capital.
Towering seven stories up, the hotel offers guests a host of scenic views, including the channel, the city, and the mountains behind. Consisting of 106 rooms, the establishment has been designed with comfort and culture in mind.
The hotel is decorated with original Native Alaskan art throughout, harking back to the states rich heritage. Each guestroom has a modern feel to it though, having been renovated as recently as 2009. Each room includes either a king or twin double beds, which are dressed with luxury bedding and pillows. A private en-suite bathroom features complimentary toiletries for guests to enjoy.
Amongst the other features found in each room are a flat-screen television, DVD/VCR player, refrigerator, coffee maker, iron and ironing board, microwave, hairdryer, and telephone with voicemail function.
The Goldbelt offers suitable accommodation for both leisure and business guests. Those visiting Juneau on business will find three separate meeting/function rooms, each capable of accommodating 50 persons. These can be used for a host of business meetings, including boardroom style events, conferences, seminars, or team building exercises. Audio-visual equipment, as well as number of business services (including copying and printing) is available directly from the hotel.
The hotel is also conveniently positioned adjacent to the Centennial Hall Convention Center, making it an ideal lodging location for those attending events at the hall. The State Capitol building and a number of governmental buildings can also be found close to the Goldbelt Hotel Juneau.
Leisure and business guests alike are welcome to dine at Zen, the hotels on-site restaurant. Breakfast is served seasonally, whilst lunch and dinner are served throughout the year. Diners can expect a combination of Alaskan and Asian cuisine, served in a comfortable and casual atmosphere.
The accompanying bar and lounge makes for an ideal environment in which to enjoy a drink, or even the latest sporting events, which are shown on big screens. Following a day working or sightseeing, the lounge is a restful place to sit and relax.
Those visiting Juneau, AK for pleasure will find the hotel conveniently positioned, offering easy access to the citys shopping district as well as a host of restaurants, galleries, and museums.
Those hoping for a taste of the Alaskan wilderness can choose from a multitude of activities. Walking, hiking, and riding are all popular pursuits in the region, which is unsurprising considering some of the landscapes and wildlife to be seen in this part of Southern Alaska. Mendenhall Glacier is one such landscape that tourists flock to, whilst the surrounding woodlands also prove popular.
Those looking for a truly spectacular view should try the Mount Roberts Tramway. The vertical tramway ascends the mountain and offers stunning views of the vistas below. Alternatively, boat trips and sea-plane trips offer the chance to not only see the landscapes but wildlife too. Whale-watching is a particular favorite in these parts.
After a busy day, the Goldbelt Hotel Juneau makes for relaxing and comfortable Alaskan accommodation.