Hotels in Ester, Alaska

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Ester overview

Whatever your interests are, Ester has something for you. Though Ester might not have many well-known attractions, you don't need to venture far to visit Moose Mountain and Large Animal Research Station. In the surrounding area, you won't want to miss out on seeing Georgeson Botanical Garden and University of Alaska Museum of the North.

Where to stay in Ester

A welcoming city, Ester has a variety of hotels to choose from. You can shop as many as 22 deals for Ester accommodations on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 20%. We have room prices starting at 28 USD per night and below are the number of hotels by star rating in Ester as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 2 4-star hotels from 59 USD per night
  • • 24 3-star hotels from 75 USD per night
  • • 5 2-star hotels from 28 USD per night

How to get to Ester

Fly into Fairbanks, AK (FAI-Fairbanks Intl.), 7.6 mi (12.2 km) from the heart of Ester.

What to see around Ester

Here are some recommended places to see in the surrounding area:
  • • Moose Mountain (6.5 mi/10.5 km from the city center)
  • • Large Animal Research Station (7.1 mi/11.5 km from the city center)
  • • Georgeson Botanical Garden (7.2 mi/11.6 km from the city center)
  • • University of Alaska Museum of the North (7.8 mi/12.5 km from the city center)
  • • Fairbanks Golf Course (8.5 mi/13.6 km from the city center)

When to visit Ester

If you're just starting to think about trip planning, you might be wondering when is the best time to visit. Here are the seasonal norms to help you decide when to go:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 34°F day, -18°F night
  • • April-June: 74°F day, 8°F night
  • • July-September: 74°F day, 28°F night
  • • October-December: 45°F day, -16°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 0.79 inches
  • • April-June: 2.01 inches
  • • July-September: 5.16 inches
  • • October-December: 2.13 inches