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Explorer Hotel

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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good51%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunday brunch”(14 reviews)
“room service”(16 reviews)
“prince of wales”(10 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Free Airport Transportation
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The type of dinner where you don't even look at prices nor should you care. Appetizers - beet salad and French onion soup were awesome. Dinner - tenderloins with mushrooms and shrimp and twice baked potato.... Amazing. Our night out it was quiet and service...More

Thank LoveYK
Response from Karl S, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 26 August 2016

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 21 August 2016 via mobile

Good size rooms. Comfortable and Clean. Restaurant staff are great and food was decent . They are supposed to have a shuttle from the airport which I confirmed ahead of time - arrived on Christmas Day to no shuttle and hundreds of travelers scrambling in...More

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Response from Karl S, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 22 August 2016

Thank you so much for your great review!! We appreciate the feedback! It's great to hear you enjoyed your stay ! We look forward to having you come stay with us at the Explorer Hotel Yellowknife again soon! regards Karl H Schaefers

Reviewed 17 August 2016

We've stayed at a few different places in Yellowknife over the years. I have to say, the Explorer is the nicest one we have stayed in. The staff are friendly, clean rooms. It's within a walking distance of downtown Yellowknife. The restaurant located in the...More

Thank Outdoors7
Response from Karl S, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 18 August 2016

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

Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Great hotel great service great people excellent food beautiful rooms with beautiful views. The only place I'll stay in Yellowknife. Close to downtown close to old town across the road from the Frame Lake Trail. View frame lake on the west side and back bay...More

Thank arcticdirtdoctor
Response from Karl S, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 18 August 2016

Thank you so much for your great review!! We appreciate the feedback! It's great to hear you enjoyed your stay ! We look forward to having you come stay with us at the Explorer Hotel Yellowknife again soon! regards Karl H Schaefers

Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

I stayed at the Explorer Hotel as a layover on my way out of Plummer's Lodges on Great Bear Lake. The hotel lobby is modern, open and the hotel is within walking distance to almost anything you want to do in Yellowknife. Staff are very...More

Thank varga21
Response from Karl S, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 18 August 2016

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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Free Parking
Restaurant
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
Bar/Lounge
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USD 173 - USD 186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Price range
USD 173 - USD 186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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tingbest
1 February 2018|
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Response from Karl S | Property representative |
Please contact Yellowknife Tours Phone: (867) 444-8179 yellowknifetours regards KH Schaefers
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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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