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Explorer Hotel

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  • Excellent28%
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  • Average18%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Free Airport Transportation
3 Star Hotel
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The explorer is by far the best hotel (out of 4 so far) I have stopped at in Yellowknife. The rooms are clean, tastefully furnished and not tired like several other hotels in Yellowknfe. Parking is also not as issue.

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed March 4, 2018

We had an excellent stay at the Explorer hotel! We stayed 2 nights book ending a trip. They have a free airport shuttle which is great. Check in was quick and easy. The first night they were actually able to change our room which was...More

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

Dear J Brianne 715 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 days ago

Loved the location for walking Yellowknife as a tourist. the airport Shuttle was also great to have. The rooms and beds/bedding were very comfortable. The staff was accommodating and very helpful. The hotel was clean - has an absolutely beautiful dining room and a wonderful...More

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Response from Nunastar P, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear msande769111 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 1 week ago

Stayed at the Explorer Hotel for $225.00 per night, and found nothing out of the ordinary. Found cheaper hotels with the same offerings. The best thing about it was that it was right downtown and close to everything. Will look at other hotels when staying...More

Thank Zolt1951
Response from Nunastar P, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear Zolt1951 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 1 week ago

This was an OK hotel for a business trip. My room was a good size; and everything worked properly. It was noisy - I could hear others take their shower; and I sometimes worried someone was walking straight into my room when they were just...More

Thank zaz936
Response from Nunastar P, General Manager at Explorer HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear zaz936 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 the...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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
Wheelchair Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Dry Cleaning
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$153 - US$188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$153 - US$188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (92)
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tingbest
February 1, 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
July 16, 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
August 31, 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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"Ask for a room at the back as you have a great view."
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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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