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Address: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada
Phone Number: 0426319397
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Great view

We stayed in Bayside B&B in Old town. And it was a good choice. The town have some great views.. of the Great Slave lake and even of Downtown from the Pilot's monument. There are... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
bensy
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Manila Philippines
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Manila Philippines
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130 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Bayside B&B in Old town. And it was a good choice. The town have some great views.. of the Great Slave lake and even of Downtown from the Pilot's monument. There are restaurants with great foods, and some art galleries in this place

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Old Town is an eclectic mix of businesses in old buildings as well as modern residences. Be careful walking as streets, etc. are uneven. We went to specific stores, etc. rather than just wander.

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Thank Pataec
Lower Sackville, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an area of the historic Yellowknife that you will want to explore on foot. Easy to walk around. Can drive, but mostly one-way roads, with limited parking. We kept going back to enjoy the food and shopping and scenery and interesting architecture.

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saskatoon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved the view. So many different ships and boats. Various little shops. We went to the rock view and the view was amazing. We could see old town quite well from there

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

so many things to do. coffee shops, glass shops and galleries with fur shops along the way. also, the views of the lake are breathtaking

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Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worth the time spent strolling through. I went twice, as the first time I went was on sunday, and not too much was open. It was much better the second time, and I had an app on my phone that talked about the historic sites there.

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Thank JohnPMacintosh
Courtenay, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

trundled down from (new) town, the pub we were hoping to have lunch at was closed (?) but the shops and scenery were great. Especially the lookout and the hardware store.

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Peace River, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

A great place to unwind and get a feel of what it was like to be in the far North years ago. Be sure to eat at the "Wildcat". Also check out the Float planes at the water front. Pretty spot.

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Windsor, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

Old town has a charm about it. Lots of history and very quaint. Many delightful restaurants to fill your tummy. There is a wonderful brew pub with very delicious beer and very friendly staff

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Walking through old town you can really get a feel for what life must have been like 100 years ago in the north. You can get an appreciation for what it must have been like to live in a small wooden structure year round right next to life today. Look for the Ragged A** road. There are a number of... More 

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