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Explorer Hotel

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4825 49 Avenue, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2R3 Canada See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Free Airport Transportation
3.5 Star accommodation
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The hotel is in an excellent location with clear a view of the surrounding area, The rooms are comfortable and clean. Another good time to visit Yellowknife would be late summer. Will stay in the Explorer Hotel on my next visit.

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Date of stay: December 2018
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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

Date of stay: January 2018
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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 6 days ago via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night on my way to a Cambridge Bay. Hotel is well located and the rooms are good. Mine was quite spacious with all amenities. My only complaint is that the bathroom was very small. Comfortable bed, nice restaurant with good food....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank JLandMike
Response from Nunastar P, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear JL and Mike Thank you for sharing your review! We are happy to hear that you had a wonderful stay with us, and thank you for being loyal to the Explorer ! We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Merry Christmas...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stay here once a year on a motorcycle trip. Great place! Will be going there again next year. They were expanding it the last time we were there. They handled the guest comfort very well during it but parking was a challenge because the construction...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank DeanLind
Response from Nunastar P, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear DeanLind 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. Merry Christmas Karl H Schaefers

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First door doesn’t have sensor Elevator takes a long time to close Nothing to hang a towel on the bathroom door No fan in bathroom Old hair dryer Cant charge your phone beside bed No mtv channel on TV guide Shower is either scalding or...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Nunastar P, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Tyanna S Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us your feedback. In April 2019 we will start renovating all 120 older rooms. I am a bit confused with the updating needs... sensor on first door, the elevator door takes a...More

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Description
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 More 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. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
187
Price range
US$ 165 - US$ 202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Explorer Hotel Yellowknife
Location
Canada > Northwest Territories > Yellowknife
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
187
Price range
US$ 165 - US$ 202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Explorer Hotel Yellowknife
Location
Canada > Northwest Territories > Yellowknife
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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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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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SandyW2102
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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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Room Tips
"Ask for a room at the back as you have a great view."
WayneB936
23 Jun 2018
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"Rooms on higher floors have great views."
robert_calvert
4 Mar 2018
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"Choosing high floors' room."
Sophie-Song80
1 Feb 2018
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"Room on lower floors face North side do little noise"
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20 Jan 2018
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