The Explorer Hotel Yellowknife

4825 - 49 Avenue, Yellowknife, NT X1A 2R3, Canada
+1 867 873 3531

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8.2

Excellent
based on 845 reviews
The Explorer Hotel Yellowknife - Yellowknife, NT, Canada
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Good to know

Distance to city centre 0.3 km
Location rating 9.0
Nearest Airport Yellowknife
Distance to airport 3.7 km

Rooms

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Queen Rooms

C$ 244+

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Queen bed
C$ 244 per night

Standard Rooms

C$ 231+

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King bed
C$ 231 per night
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King bed
C$ 234 per night

King Rooms

C$ 239+

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C$ 239 per night

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aurora viewing in 3 reviews
comfortable beds in 9 reviews
excellent in the hotel in 32 reviews
good food in 17 reviews
good service in 17 reviews
great bar in 12 reviews
great location in 48 reviews
knew well in advance in 3 reviews
nice for breakfast in 17 reviews
nice room in 11 reviews
nice view in 14 reviews
room temperature in 51 reviews
shortening in 3 reviews
shuttle service in 28 reviews
staff were very friendly in 50 reviews
sunday brunch in 4 reviews
  • Excellent
    Sep. 2019
    9.6

    the breakfast is great free luggage storage the staff is very helpful free Starbucks coffee for early departure guests

  • Excellent
    Sep. 2019
    8.3

    There was only one blanket in the bed.

  • Good
    Sep. 2019
    6.3

    Basic business hotel Phillippino and Indian staff needs to be more friendly

    Staff unfriendly

  • Good
    Sep. 2019
    7.5

    Food in both the lounge and the restaurant were fantastic! Very good serving sizes.

  • Excellent
    Aug. 2019
    10.0

    Great room service. Everything I needed in my room! Loved it!

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About

Overview

The Explorer Hotel offers guests traditional lodgings in one Canada’s scenic Northwest Territories destinations. Its rooms, location, and amenities make this hotel an ideal choice for business travelers, couples, and families looking for a comfy place to stay while experiencing this naturally beautiful area.

Located in Yellowknife in the south-central Northwest Territories, The Explorer Hotel is just a couple miles from Yellowknife Airport and a short distance from many popular sites. While staying here, guests can enjoy easy access to Yellowknife Outdoor Adventures, Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre, Northern Frontier Visitors Centre, and Ferd Henne Territorial Park.

Accommodations are designed to meet the needs of different types of travelers. Guests may choose King Rooms with one king bed or Queen Rooms with two queen beds. All rooms are equipped with free Wi-Fi, private bathrooms, flat-screen TVs, and a workstation.

The hotel offers guests two delectable dining spots onsite, including Traders Grill for classic North American fare. Trapline Lounge is the perfect spot to unwind with a cocktail at the end of the day.

In terms of services and amenities, The Explorer Hotel has plenty to delight its guests. There is a business center and meeting facilities for the corporate-minded, as well as a fitness center and laundry facilities. The 24-hour front desk can provide baggage storage and pets are allowed upon request.

No matter what brings guests to Yellowknife, a stay at The Explorer Hotel is sure to provide comfort, convenience, and a memorable experience.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

8.2 Excellent

based on 845 reviews

9.4

Bar

9.0

Location

7.4

Breakfast

7.1

WiFi

Things to Know

  • Spacious rooms
  • Friendly service
  • Great view

Check in

3:00 PM

Check out

11:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Fitness centre
Free Wi-Fi
Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Disabled Access
A/V equipment rental
Cribs available
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Room service
No smoking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Express check out
Cable or satellite TV
Air-conditioned
24hr front desk
Safe
Continental breakfast
Free Internet
Free parking
Wedding services
ATM on-site
Business centre
Laundry service
Free airport shuttle
Designated smoking area
Storage available
Elevator
Hot tub
Hairdryer

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Location

Most Popular Landmarks

  • Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre 377 m

Getting Around

Yellowknife 3.7 km

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