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Frobisher Inn

The Astro Hill Terrace | P.O. Box 4209, Iqaluit, Nunavut X0A 0H0, Canada
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Ranked #2 of 5 Hotels in Iqaluit
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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216 reviews 216 reviews
99 hotel reviews
176 helpful votes 176 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed here a few times in the past, and have come to appreciate the property's reliability and consistent service levels. It is an Arctic hotel, and thus there are a number of peculiarities and eccentricities that first-time guests might find a little odd. Service levels are sometimes lower than one might expect, but service is usually delivered with... More 

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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have to say this is probably the nicest place there.Coming to Iqaluit you feel really out of place and in a different world,like the moon.But this hotel is clean,good service and has its own sports bar so you can watch your favorite sports away from home.Nice place to visit for business or outdoor sports like fishing and hunting.Not much... More 

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Arviat, Canada
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7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

A decent hotel for business travel in Iqaluit. It's clean and comfortable, and the service is good. Usually conferences, etc. are held at this hotel so it makes a lot of sense to stay here. The amenities in the hotel are great - a theatre, gym, restaurant, coffee shop, bar, ATM, and convenience store are all accessible without leaving the... More 

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Thank you for taking the time to write a review for the Frobisher Inn, we value your opinion, and look forward to having you stay with us again when you travel to Iqaluit. More 

Solna
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72 reviews 72 reviews
16 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Everything - Rooms, amenities (fridge, microwave, sink, etc), exercise room, room service, excellent food in snack bar, restaurant, and lounge. Very impressive and well maintained. Polite, knowlegeable & helpful staff. Stayed here twice, and will be back. Only one issue: The scented cleaning products that left a strong perfume odour in the rooms. My wife has allergies and had some... More 

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Thank you for taking the time to write a review for the Frobisher Inn, we value your opinion, and look forward to having you stay with us again. More 

Halifax, Canada
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187 reviews 187 reviews
39 hotel reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

I stayed here a couple of nights in March 2014. It is an average hotel at best.... by North American standards. For Nunavut standards.... this is their Hilton. Pros: close to everything (theatres, gym, good dining options), fairly clean, decent gym, the manager provides excellent customer service (thanks for the drive to the airport). Cons: Expensive (yes I know it... More 

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Thank you for taking the time to write a review for the Frobisher Inn, we value your opinion, and look forward to having you stay with us again if you travel to Iqaluit. More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Stayed at the Frobisher for an evening while passing through on business. Pros: 1) Friendly staff 2) Good water pressure and hot water. I noticed a Kohler shower head. 3) Room Service was quick when I ordered breakfast. 4) Noticed a sign saying that the duvet cover was freshly washed which was nice. 5) Sheets were clean. Cons: 1) Thermostat... More 

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GMFrobisherInn, General Manager at Frobisher Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review for the Frobisher Inn. I apologize for you having such an unpleasant stay at our hotel. It is unacceptable to me that you would have so many cleanliness and maintenance issues in your guest room, this is definitely not a common occurrence, so it is very alarming to... More 

Iqaluit, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Hotel rooms are old but beds are comfortable. Can be noisy at times but staff are usually very accommodating. Restaurant can be hard to get a table as they tend to treat hotel guests last due to booking functions or taking reservations.

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Toronto, Canada
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105 reviews 105 reviews
48 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The Frobisher Inn has everything that you need for a great stay in Iqaluit. It has 3 places to eat from (finer dining, pub and a cafe). There is also a variety store if the restaurants don't have what you're looking for. In addition to the food options, there is a cinema with new films and a great gym with... More 

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17 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I cannot deny the luxury of my room and the overall character of the staff - good folk who care about the guests. I expected the throttled ISP. No big deal. But the lobby is a security hazard as it is interconnected, I believe, with the mall. Today, at the Caribrew Cafe, 3 locals approached me and questioned my South... More 

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GMFrobisherInn, General Manager at Frobisher Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, feedback is the only way we can improve our service and offerings. I will ensure follow-up is done in regards to your comments about the security in the mall area, even though that is not the Frobisher Inn persay, we will ensure your feedback is passed on to the appropriate... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I was enroute to a new job over the Thanksgiving weekend. Due to a variety of unfortunate circumstances I missed my flight. I was devastated. This amazing hotel manager Findley was super supportive and offered me my hotel room for my 2 night delay at no cost and bought me breakfast to ease my burdens. Everything about this hotel impressed... More 

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