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    Explorer Hotel

    4825 49th Avenue | Box 7000, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2R3, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent26%
    • Very good50%
    • 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
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Shuttle Bus Service
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    21 - 25 of 358 reviews

    Reviewed 14 March 2017

    Excellent service on the front desk - sorted me out quickly despite my having muddled my booking. Good sized room with view of the lakes - room at rear of hotel facing Great Slave Lake gave me a view of the N Lights too. Excellent...More

    Thank Sailyacht01
    Response from Karl S, Owner at Explorer HotelResponded 18 March 2017

    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. Regards Karl H Schaefers

    Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

    Best hotel in Yellowknife, comfortable rooms and beds, clean, people are very friendly. Restaurants are excellent with great service. Very close to everything: museum, downtown and visitor center. We even walked 20 min to Oldtown. Has nice view of the lake next to the museum....More

    Thank sbessega
    Response from Karl S, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 18 March 2017

    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 7 March 2017 via mobile

    We stayed there for three nights . Hotel is clean and good size with microwave, fridge and water kettle. If you are lucky, you can see aurora from your room. Location is good, 5 mins walk to central downtown with grocery story near by. The...More

    Thank Jennie C
    Response from Karl S, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 18 March 2017

    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 5 March 2017

    I found the front desk staff friendly and helpful. The room was a standard hotel room with the basic amenities. The bed was quite comfortable. I would definitely consider staying at this hotel again the next time I visit Yellowknife.

    Thank LWS_Canada
    Response from Karl Heinz S, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 6 March 2017

    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 4 March 2017 via mobile

    My daughter and I just spent four nights at this hotel. The Explorer was a great hotel for us. The staff was friendly, the food in the restaurants is absolutely delicious ( be sure and get the Northern Salad), the room was large, the beds...More

    Thank PenLy
    Response from Karl Heinz S, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 4 March 2017

    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
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • 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
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    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$162 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • 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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    Traveller (152)
    Room & Suite (36)
    Dining (13)
    Hotel & Grounds (107)
    Bathroom (8)
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    Nearby Restaurants
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    .30 km away
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    .24 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Northern Frontier Visitors Centre
    500 reviews
    .38 km away
    Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre
    368 reviews
    .37 km away
    Bush Pilot's Monument
    142 reviews
    1.55 km away
    The Legislative Assembly Building
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    .50 km away
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    Questions & Answers
    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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