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    Blachford Lake Lodge

    3.7 km from Yellowknife centre
    • Free Wifi
    • Breakfast included
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    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Box 1568, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2P2, Canada
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    All reviews cross country skiing hot tub ice fishing bush plane net fishing ice hockey aurora borealis northern lights compost toilets wood stove buffet style winter wonderland log cabin good bye outdoor activities boat ride rustic atmosphere peace and quiet active vacation party spot
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I've always wanted to see the Aurora Borealis. Our Canadian cousins had also wanted to see it so we decided to meet up and go on an adventure together. We researched and found that Yellowknife was THE place to go. Some further research found that...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The lodge is located beautifully on the shore of frozen lake accessible only with a ski bush plane . If you looking for wildernesses remote ... this is it . The lodge is beautiful , comfortable , great young staff from all over the world,...More

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    Response from MikeFreeland, Owner at Blachford Lake Lodge

    We totally agree! Thanks so much for taking the time to leave this review - we're so lucky to have such amazing guests (and staff) from all over the world. I hope you're able to come back and enjoy the summer months, some day!

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    As if the spectacular Aurora viewing was not enough, the staff and service was so knowledgeable, friendly and attentive, that it allowed us to effortlessly enjoy every single moment. Starting with Katherine and Kate fitting us with the proper Artic wear in Yellowknife, to Sarah...More

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    Response from MikeFreeland, Owner at Blachford Lake Lodge

    Jeanne - meeting you and D, and having you as our guests was a wonderful experience for us too :) You are both wonderful, and we loved getting to know you and having you explore the north with us! We hope to see you again...

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    We got back from our trip to Blachford Lake Lodge a few weeks ago, and I still find myself thinking about the experience every day. If you've read the reviews or looked at the web site, you know it's a rustic, cozy, eco-friendly lodge tucked...More

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    Response from MikeFreeland, Owner at Blachford Lake Lodge

    Mark - it was such a pleasure spending time with you, Chris, Annette & Ed. The whole team loved having you around, and we really appreciate you taking the time to write this lovely review. We hope to see you all again in the future...

    Reviewed 11 February 2017

    We stayed five days and had two days of absolutely spectacular Aurora Borealis viewing. The lodge is 'eco' which means outhouses and compost toilets. We staying in a cabin, wonderful, rustic and very warm, the last week of January. The staff planned activities every day...More

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    Response from MikeFreeland, Owner at Blachford Lake Lodge

    Thank you for this lovely review. We loved hosting you at the lodge - and these photos you posted are wonderful!!! We hope that you'll consider visiting again, perhaps in a different season next time :)

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    • Breakfast included
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    ricky h
    Hello, so from your Lodge we can see the Aurora, or we still need to go out for a trip in order to see it? Thanks.
    12 September 2016|
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    Response from MikeFreeland | Property representative |
    Hello Ricky! Yes, you can see the Aurora directly from our lodge :) No travel outside the lodge required! Please feel free to contact us via email if you have any other questions!
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    "All rooms had a great view. The rooms on the lake side were bigger."
    iamelli, 8 days agoRead review
    "Prefer the cabins. When the lodge rooms filled up with visitors it got noisy."
    MKE_Traveler_01, 1 month agoRead review
    "Staying in the lodge as opposed to the cabins, especially in the winter, is a plus."
    OmbrettaMDM, 1 month agoRead review
    "For cabin option, choose Eagle's Nest as it is the closest cabin to the main lodge."
    iys2016, 5 months agoRead review
    "Choose a cabin. Raven's Roost and Eagle's Nest are closest to the Lodge and have thermostat..."
    dldcw2, 6 months agoRead review
    "The lodge and Point cabin have the best views"
    Courtney02, over a year agoRead review
    "For Quiet personal space Choose a cabin, if you like company 24/7 and close distance to amenities choose the..."
    Jennifer W, over a year agoRead review
    "we stayed in one of the cabins, nice and warm, and very private"
    dingowalkabout, over a year agoRead review
    "You would not be disappointed with any room at this resort"
    Heather Y, over a year agoRead review
    "Sunrise 1 or 2. Wonderful views."
    Mary C, over a year agoRead review
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