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    Blachford Lake Lodge

    Box 1568, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2P2, Canada
    1 (867) 988-1903
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    If your idea of a good vacation is a Pina Colada under an umbrella on the beach, then forget it. On the other hand, if you like adventure and are willing to get outside your comfort zone, then Blachford Lake Lodge should be on your...More

    Thank Jamie T
    Response from MikeFreeland, Owner at Blachford Lake LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Hello J&J! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave this awesome review. We really enjoyed having you both at the lodge - and it's so nice to hear that you enjoyed exactly the experience that we try to provide :) We hope...More

    Reviewed 13 October 2017

    The location is beautiful and the staff was really kind and helpful. We saw a great aurora display right out of our cabin. The experience itself was worth it, but I don't think we would go back. Considering the price we paid for our stay,...More

    4  Thank AlineLacerda
    Response from MikeFreeland, Owner at Blachford Lake LodgeResponded 17 October 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to leave this review. We’re very pleased to hear that you enjoyed the views of the Northern Lights right from your cabin, and other aspects of the experience you had with us! We pride ourselves on providing...More

    Reviewed 26 September 2017

    My wife and I spent four days at the BLL in September 2017. We selected BLL because of its remote location and its reputation as an excellent place to view the aurora borealis. We were not disappoined, and had four nights of excellent northern lights!...More

    Thank onie1023
    Response from MikeFreeland, Owner at Blachford Lake LodgeResponded 27 September 2017

    4 nights of amazing Aurora - that's exactly what we hope for all of our guests! We all also agree, that 4 nights tends to be a great length of stay. Enough time to enjoy all the activities, but allow for time just in case...More

    Reviewed 21 September 2017

    It was really right choice staying here. No troublesome to join the tour for northern lights : our own pace whether staying outside or sleeping in bed. there are various daytime activities to choose from. We joined hiking accompanied by Peter and Mary, soaked in...More

    Thank yoshirinyoshi
    Response from MikeFreeland, Owner at Blachford Lake LodgeResponded 27 September 2017

    Thank you so much for coming to visit us! We absolutely loved having you, and are so pleased you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to see you again in the future :)

    Reviewed 7 September 2017

    Come to see sunlight filter through birch and alder, then shimmer over quiet waters at sunset, before streaking golden-pink through a panorama of night time clouds. To watch firelight glow inside the tepee as it flickers over focused faces. We are learning a bit about...More

    2  Thank lisama2015
    Response from MikeFreeland, Owner at Blachford Lake LodgeResponded 8 September 2017

    Beautifully written Lisa! It was a pleasure to have you and David at the lodge. We hope you come back some day :)

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Hot Tub
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$ 855 - US$ 1,697 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
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    • 10
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    Alexis J
    9 December 2017|
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    Response from MikeFreeland | Property representative |
    Hi Alexis! We do have a Tipi on site :) It's for guest use - we often host guests in it to play music, participate in story telling, roast marshmallows, etc. It's very close to the guest cabins and the main lodge, so guests... More
    29 August 2017|
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    Response from MikeFreeland | Property representative |
    You would have a private cabin, or lodge room for both of you. New for 2018 we have added ensuite toilets to 2 of our cabins!
    28 June 2017|
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    Response from MikeFreeland | Property representative |
    Yes - we are dog friendly in the cabins!
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    "Don't worry about the cabins... the compost bathrooms are fine."
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    "We stayed in the lodge"
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    "Sunrise rooms 1 and 2 in the lodge are the best in terms of space."
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    "we stayed in point cabin and were very happy with the quiet seclusion"
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