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Explorer Hotel

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The Explorer Hotel is Yellowknife's premier full-service hotel - offering all the amenities one seeks. Each room is equipped with its own en-suite bathroom, remote controlled flat-screen tv, direct dial telephone, safe, microwave, mini fridge, hairdryer and plenty of work space for the busy executive. The Explorer Hotel is renowned for its excellent cuisine and service. The hotel is conveniently located minutes from the airport and steps away from the commercial and government center of Yellowknife. Whether you are visiting our capital city on business or pleasure the Explorer Hotel provides the facilities and warm welcome you seek. Complimentary shuttle from the airport, free on site parking, high speed internet and state of the art fitness room are only few of the many offerings that await you.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Great View
Centrally Located
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The explorer hotel staff were all friendly and competent. The restaurant is first class with interesting options. We found the rooms a little dated and so gave this hotel a 4 out of 5. The rooms had the best thermostats I've ever used in a hotel room, simple to use and
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Hotel's Favorite
We had an excellent stay at the Explorer hotel! We stayed 2 nights book ending a trip. They have a free airport shuttle which is great. Check in was quick and easy. The first night they were actually able to change our room which was super nice!!! The rooms were big, clean
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Response from Karl S, General Manager at Explorer Hotel
Responded Mar 5, 2018
Dear J Brianne 715 Thank you for sharing your comments with us. We're delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Until then, Karl H Schaefers
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Stayed overnight for business. Easy to get to with the shuttle service from the hotel. Staff at front desk were cordial and efficient. Room was clean. Hotel lounge and restaurant were adequate. For the location and the extreme conditions of the environment, it was a good
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Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Not value for money, do not goFaculties is oldBreakfast is not good as we paid around CAD$@20Do take this hotelNot value for moneyLocation is not good as describedNo services at allDo not find any other indoor faculties
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Review collected in partnership with this hotel
This Hotel was very nice managed and staffs were very nice and handy. It was very good experience and I enjoyed being there. Also their food were great. Thanks to them. Also, this hotel is not very far from city center which is perfect.
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Please contact Yellowknife Tours Phone: (867) 444-8179 yellowknifetours regards KH Schaefers
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Try and face southwest, look over Frame Lake somewhat.
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Yes we offer a free shuttle from and to the airport
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Do you have walk in showers?
No, walk-in shower in our room.
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Yes, they do have a shuttle. There's also a car rental place in the airport.
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"Perfect with breakfast"
"Ask for a room at the back as you have a great view."
"Rooms on higher floors have great views."
"Choosing high floors' room."
"Room on lower floors face North side do little noise"
$160 - $192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
explorer hotel yellowknife
CanadaNorthwest TerritoriesYellowknife
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