Fairbanks Princess Riverside Lodge is conveniently located near the Heart of Alaska’s interior. With 15 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds and a large outdoor deck extending to the water’s edge, this Lodge takes every advantage of its exclusive setting on the Chena River. Guests have easy access to the airport, downtown shopping and attractions, the rail depot and the University of Alaska.

4477 Pikes Landing Road
Fairbanks, AK 99709
(907) 455-4477

Operating Dates: mid-May through mid-September
Check in: 3pm / Check out: 11am
Number of rooms: 328
General Manager: Danielle Hayes

Dining and Lounge Venues

The Edgewater Restaurant
Breakfast: 6am – 10am
Dinner: 5pm – 9pm
Join us for breakfast, featuring a full buffet.  Return for an enjoyable dinner featuring Alaska halibut, salmon, steak or other amazing entrees.

Trackers Bar & Grill
Lunch & Dinner: 11am – 11pm (Food service until 10:30pm)
Trackers Bar & Grill has a casual atmosphere with tasty cuisine, great burgers and sandwiches. Cozy up to the bar with our signature cocktails, Alaska beers or a world class wine menu.

Riverview Deck (weather permitting)
3pm – 10pm (Food service until 9pm)
Enjoy the serene view of the Chena River on a stroll out to the Riverview Deck of the Fairbanks Princess Riverside Lodge. Sip your favorite beverage and select from a menu of tantalizing treats while relaxing at the river’s edge.

Seasons Gifts & Coffee House
5:30am – 9pm
Seasons Gifts & Coffee House offers a variety of snacks and your favorite espresso beverage in addition to a fine selection of made in Alaska items.

Restaurant hours are subject to change.


Seasons Gifts & Coffee HouseConference Facilities (on request)Guest Service Desk – Complimentary Wireless Internet Access – Guest Laundry Facilities – Complimentary Parking – Hospitality Room


The Fairbanks Princess Riverside Lodge offers guests a variety of optional excursions.The second largest city in Alaska, Fairbanks is named the “Golden Heart City” for its historic and modern gold industries and for its central location. The city serves as the hub of the region known as Alaska’s Interior. In the summer, visitors and residents alike enjoy nearly 24 hours of light daily. View a complete list of available excursions here.

On property activities include walking paths on the extensive grounds which feature a river walk through the amazing gardens and continues to the lodge trail and through some woods highlighting fun facts about Alaska. The lodge is excited to introduce Geocaching; there will be 5 caches that guests can locate through their geocaching app. Bocce Ball, Horseshoes, Cornhole and Croquet are also available.

Kid-Friendly Activities

Many of the Optional Land Excursions are appropriate for children. The lodge also offers free activities that are great for children.

Youth Adventure Quest – Cards/Board Games

Building History

Construction began April 1991. The property opened for year-round business in May 1993. Approximate cost $21 million. Extensive renovations were completed in 2001, which added 125 new guest rooms, new dining and meeting facilities, and an expanded bar area. In 2013, we completed a large guest room and lodge renovation. Currently the property is open seasonally, May through September.