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    Explorer Hotel

    4825 49th Avenue | Box 7000, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2R3, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent25%
    • Very good51%
    • Average20%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    “sunday brunch” (12 reviews)
    “room service” (15 reviews)
    “in town” (27 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We stayed here before our trip down the Nahanni River and after. And, we had room issues on both ends. In our first room, the AC wasn't working. It was stifling hot and the air was stale. Apparently it was a building-wide problem. In our...More

    Thank Lisa D
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I recently spent four nights at The Explorer and it was and excellent experience. Great service, very clean room, friendly staff, and the restaurant and bar were great, and the shuttle to the airport was on time. I'd highly recommend it.

    Thank Anthony K
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We stayed at the Explorer Hotel at the start and the end of our Arctic adventure. The rooms were comfortable with lovely views of Frame Lake and the Northern Heritage Centre. Our reservation included a buffet breakfast which was quite good with a variety of...More

    Thank DaveyM44
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Arrived here as my transit point on my way to Arctic Watch. The bar was a great place to relax with attentive but not over the top staff. Nothing was too much trouble. Room cleaning was done ( and in all fairness the suitcase had...More

    Thank wisemary53
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I've stayed at several hotels in Yellowknife over the years but for the past couple of trips have bunked in at the Explorer Hotel - a comfortable hotel on the edge of downtown. The bar and cafe are both cozy with good food and a...More

    Thank OutdoorsmanEdmonton
    Response from Karl S, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your visit and review. We appreciate the feedback and look forward to seeing you again! Best regards, Karl H Schaefers

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $155 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 187
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    • Northwest Territories >
    • Yellowknife
    • Also Known As
    • Explorer Hotel Yellowknife
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    Traveler (152)
    Room & Suite (36)
    Dining (13)
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    Bathroom (8)
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    pdinsure
    July 16, 2017|
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    Response from campingmommaAB | Reviewed this property |
    Try and face southwest, look over Frame Lake somewhat.
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    Sandy W
    August 31, 2016|
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    Response from Karl S | Property representative |
    Yes we offer a free shuttle from and to the airport
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    Tammie M
    February 26, 2016|
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    Response from Carolyn K | Reviewed this property |
    No, walk-in shower in our room.
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms on the North side and higher up have a nice view of the lakes."
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    "Ask for a room on the south side of the hotel for a panoramic view of Yellowknife."
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    "Rooms at back facing lake have prettier view; I found mine very quiet even though on third floor."
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    "Rooms on top floor at rear give you a good view of Great Slave Lake"
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