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Coast Fraser Tower

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5303 52 Street, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 1V1, Canada (Formerly Fraser Tower Suite Hotel)
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Ranked #1 of 10 Hotels in Yellowknife
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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177 reviews 177 reviews
34 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This the best place to stay in Yellowknife. The suites were huge, much bigger than we needed. The beds were comfy. Not as clean as I would have liked. There was a layer of dust behind the tv and the kitchen floor was in need of a mopping. Price is kind of high, but from what I saw of the... More

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Jenni B, General Manager at Coast Fraser Tower, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback! We always appreciate hearing how we can improve and what we are doing well. I hope to see you visit us again. More

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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely HUGE rooms. It has a living room, kitchen and living room. The young man at the front desk was absolutely fantastic. He obviously loved his town and went out of his way to tell me all of the really cool things I should go and see. The breakfast is a continental breakfast but was pretty underwhelming. There's not too... More

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Jenni B, General Manager at Coast Fraser Tower, responded to this review

I am happy you enjoyed your stay and that our staff helped you to enjoy Yellowknife! We are always open to suggestions for our continental breakfast so we can better meet the needs of our guests. Thank you, Jenni More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first trip to YK to visit family. We travelled with our one year old son who got sick. Emergency room sick. The staff went so far above and beyond in helping and supporting us that I was floored. Truly impressive. The woman behind the desk with a long brown ponytail (I'm so sorry I don't know your... More

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Jenni B, General Manager at Coast Fraser Tower, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review! I will be sure to pass this on to Cole and Dawn as well as all of our Ambassadors. We take great pride in providing excellent service and appreciate you taking the time to share. I hope everything has worked out well with your son and we look forward to seeing you... More

Edmonton, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Room was massive complete with kitchen, dining area, living room and separate bedroom with its own tv. Was a little outdated but extremely clean. One big issue was no air conditioning complete with 34 celsius, high humidity and thick wildife smoke made for a stale/hot and muggy stay. Not typical yellowknife weather though so not sure how often you'd really... More

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Jenni B, General Manager at Coast Fraser Tower, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback and I am glad you enjoyed your stay! I agree it has been a very muggy summer and the lack of A/C has been an issue. I look forward to having you stay with us again. Thank you, Jenni More

Guelph
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I stayed here for two weeks on a business trip. My apartment was clean and well appointed. The front desk help was outstanding. The only downside is you are at the mercy of your neighbors consideration or lack thereof. Screaming kids, running in the halls, chairs being dragged across floors. But that happens in other hotels too. As far as... More

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Jenni B, General Manager at Coast Fraser Tower, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us! I am sorry that your room was noisy. We strive to please all of our guests and we hope to see you back with us again! Thank you, Jenni More

Parksville, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

In Yellowknife for a week.Our two bedroom suite was clean and well appointed. Beds where very good/with extra pillows and good lighting beside the bed for reading. ( very important to me).Black out curtains were nice as we stayed in july and it helps for a good nights sleep. Each bedroom came w/a fan, and as we where on the... More

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Jenni B, General Manager at Coast Fraser Tower, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback! We always strive to please our guests. We look forward to seeing you here again. Thank you, Jenni More

Qualicum Beach
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I can't believe that yellowknife can't do better than this facility for a business traveller. Paper thin walls, party central for all the summer young guests. Over booked, had to settle for most expensive room that didn't even reach 2 star status. Furniture and fixtures are from the 70's at best. If this is the best Yellowknife has to offer,... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Very little lived up to expectations, based on the price paid for this apartment-style hotel. To be fair, I received a free upgrade to a two bedroom apartment, without asking. That was nice. However, the hotel has no air conditioning, which, even in a Yellowknife summer, is something that's required. Interestingly, when I inquired about the lack of air conditioning,... More

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Cambridge Bay, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I stay here for business and personal when traveling out of the Canadian Arctic. I like having the suites as I sometimes stay an extra day to visit with friends. Nice to have them over for a snack and I can also have my own food without having to eat in resturants. Always clean and the staff are very friendly... More

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Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I recently travelled to Yellowknife on business and decided to stay at Coast Towers because they have suites and I have to come back for a week in August and am bringing my teenage son (who is at the age where he would prefer his own floor let alone his own bedroom). I informed the front desk person that I... More

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Address: 5303 52 Street, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 1V1, Canada (Formerly Fraser Tower Suite Hotel)
Location: Canada > Northwest Territories > Yellowknife
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Coast Fraser Tower 3*
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