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Explorer Hotel

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We had a group of 19 youth ages 14-15 and two chaperones staying at the explorer for 5 days. The staff was very friendly and helpful, especially Nishanth from the front desk. Beds were very comfortable, and great atmosphere at the hotel overall.

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

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...More

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Response from Karl S, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 5 March 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

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a fabulous hotel but some of the small details are lacking. The pillows are awful and the fact there is no conditioner makes it frustrating, especially for women. That said, the addition of make-up mirrors is a nod to female guests. We love...More

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Response from Nunastar P, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us your feedback. Your comments are highly valuable to us and will assist us in our continuous efforts to maintain and improve the service level we aim for. We look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed my stay here for three nights on business. Not much to improve here. Although there is construction around the hotel aside from being unsightly you didn’t know it was there, no noise. The hotel is easily accessed by a free shuttle from the airport...More

1  Thank Jaboda
Response from Nunastar P, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jaboda Thank you for your kind words. We truly appreciate you taking the time to write this review and hope to see you again very soon. Warm regards Karl H Schaefers

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have stayed at the Explorer four times now; each visit has been a treat! Recently I stayed over a weekend between visits to remote fly-in only communities. The desk attendants provided in-depth help as I enquirer into services in the community. The meals and...More

1  Thank Susan C
Response from Nunastar P, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Susan C Thank you for your kind words. We truly appreciate you taking the time to write this review and hope to see you again . Warm regards Karl H Schaefers

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Free Parking
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Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$ 161 - US$ 191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 161 - US$ 191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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tingbest
1 February 2018|
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Response from Nunastar P | Property representative |
Please contact Yellowknife Tours Phone: (867) 444-8179 yellowknifetours regards KH Schaefers
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pdinsure
16 July 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
31 August 2016|
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Response from Nunastar P | Property representative |
Yes we offer a free shuttle from and to the airport
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