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Explorer Hotel

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  • Excellent27%
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Free Airport Transportation
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I stayed at Explorer Hotel with my family for 3 nights. The hotel staff are friendly and helpful. The hotel is conveniently situated with a shoppers drug mart and a large supermarket right across the streets. City centre is within walking distance. Old towne is...More

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Response from Karl S, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 5 March 2018

Dear tingbest Thank you for writing a review and staying with us at the Explorer Hotel in Yellowknife. We're happy you enjoyed all the amenities on property and our proximity to everything in our town. We hope your travels bring you back to the Yellowknife...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We arrived on an early flight and the front desk staff happily checked us in early. The accommodation were good. Rooms are well kept. I would highly recommend this hotel for your next visit to Yellowknife.

Thank Chris U
Response from Karl S, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 5 March 2018

Dear Chris U 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 26 February 2018

We had a great stay at the explorer hotel, the staff were fantastic, lovely and friendly the room was lovely and it was in a great location close to town, would very highly recommend, cant wait to return

Thank John Paul Q
Response from Karl S, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 27 February 2018

Dear John Paul Q 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,

Reviewed 14 February 2018

Our stay at the Explorer Hotel was comfortable, quiet and we had a spectacular view. The Sunday brunch was fantastic. Price was not outrageous for the North but you don't get the same value for the same price in the south. That said I have...More

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Response from Karl S, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 16 February 2018

Dear Arcticbikers, 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...More

Reviewed 11 February 2018

As stated in my survey, the in-room thermostat does not provide any actual temperature control. After numerous calls to the front desk I learned that room temperature is centrally controlled. 18-19C starts to feel cold unless you stay in sweaters in your room.More

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Thank Douglas C
Response from Karl S, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 16 February 2018

Dear Douglas C 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. My sincere apologies for...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
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
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$162 - US$192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$162 - US$192 (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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"Rooms on higher floors have great views."
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"Room on lower floors face North side do little noise"
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