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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%
    Travellers 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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    1 - 5 of 353 reviews

    Reviewed 2 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 5 days 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

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Perhaps we should have left right after looking at the menu as only one dish wasn't seafood. My husband and I ordered the only steak on the menu, we ordered medium rare it came medium well. Nothing fancy, no seasoning, no sauce very plain. For...More

    Thank knolting
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I have travelled to Yellowknife for work on numerous occasions and always end up staying at the Explorer. There is a free shuttle from the airport, and the staff can tell when you when it's scheduled to pick up. If you need to leave before...More

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

    Thank you! We were absolutely delighted to read your review of your stay at the Explorer Hotel. We take pride in our hotel and we're happy you enjoyed every aspect of your visit with us. We very much look forward to welcoming you back again...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 155 - USD 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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    • Location
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    • Northwest Territories >
    • Yellowknife
    • Also Known As
    • Explorer Hotel Yellowknife
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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 Karl S | Property representative |
    Yes we offer a free shuttle from and to the airport
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    Tammie M
    27 February 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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