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    The Discovery Inn

    4701 Franklin Avenue, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2N6, Canada
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    • Excellent17%
    • Very good40%
    • Average30%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible11%
    29 Dec 2016
    “It's Okay”
    20 Aug 2017
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    Free Internet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Business Centre
    Laundry Service
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 28 reviews

    Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

    I have never left a bad review however this place was terrible. There are some key points that may be handy for other people to be aware of before booking. -There is no elevator and noone helped us with our bags up the stairs (5...More

    Thank Andrea J
    Reviewed 29 December 2016

    It's okay for the price you pay, here are some facts for our visit: Good: 1. location - very close to everything 2. attitude - employees had cool attitude. One reminded me that the water is hot and told me about things people do during...More

    1  Thank Stonary H
    Reviewed 14 August 2016

    Very good location in downtown. Close to restaurants and shops. Although hotel is quite old, it is clean enough to stay. There is parking offered at the back of the hotel which is convenient and safe.

    Thank Cissy Qing Q
    Reviewed 5 March 2016

    RUDE! I've never seen anyone completely ignore their customers. The guy half opened his eyes looks up at his guest and proceeds on with his nap, half shaking his head, When my Grandmother, their guest, went to talk to the front desk worker to talk...More

    2  Thank Taipana1
    Reviewed 1 March 2016

    A bit dated but good location. Most of the restaurants are within walking distance. Edward the manager of the hotel is what make the hotel stood out from others. He kept us company while we waited for the tour buses. He provided information on restaurants,...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$113 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 41
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    • Northwest Territories >
    • Yellowknife
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    Room Tips
    "rooms with windows are cold; make sure your room has a microwave."
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    "Non-smoking rooms appear to be only on the third level without lift."
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    "Pay for a nicer room at a different place!"
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    "Certain rooms have newer beds. Ask for a 'renovated' room."
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