Explorer Hotel - Yellowknife

4825 49Th Avenue, Yellowknife, Canada, X1A 2R3  show map
 3 stars
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Explorer Hotel - Yellowknife

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Shuttle

Free airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Overview

Explorer Hotel is located in the center of Yellowknife overlooking Back Bay. The building was renovated in 2006.

The property is set 15 minutes' walk from Down to Earth Gallery. Explorer Hotel lies within a 10-minute walk from the center of Yellowknife.

Explorer Hotel offers a panoramic view to its guests.

Yellowknife airport can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Explorer Hotel.

Rooms

Explorer is an excellent hotel of 8 floors featuring non-smoking rooms that come with complimentary wireless internet, a minibar, climate control, a safe and a refrigerator. Some rooms have the bay view. They also comprise own bathrooms appointed with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have breakfast in the restaurant every morning. Residents can try dishes of local cuisine at the restaurant. Explorer Hotel Restaurant and Black Knight Pub are situated in a downtown area, about 50 meters away of the property.

Services

The hotel offers currency exchange, a storage room and an elevator along with a business centre, a meeting room and an exhibition space to fulfill the needs of all travelers.

Relax

Such on-site leisure facilities as a swimming pool and a tennis court are available for the guests' use. On-site fitness amenities include a gym and a fitness centre.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   8.  Number of rooms:   187.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Water sports
  • Snowsports
  • Tennis court
  • Racquetball

Services

  • Free airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Exhibition space
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 4 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 10 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed CAD 20
Children above
10 years or adults
Extra bed CAD 20
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Explorer Hotel - Yellowknife Yellowknife location
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Hotel Address:

4825 49Th Avenue, Yellowknife, Canada, X1A 2R3

Get directions
City Center
  • Yellowknife
    400 m
Airports
  • Yellowknife (YZF)
    3.2 km
Restaurants
  • Explorer Hotel Restaurant
    40 m
  • Black Knight Pub
    200 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    187

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Rooms and availability

Explorer Hotel photos Room
Standard Queen Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Explorer Hotel photos Room
King Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio

Explorer Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Abe Miller Ceramics Centre500 m
  • True North Safaris900 m
  • Canadian Championship Dog Derby1.0 km
  • Bluefish Services1.8 km
  • Arctic Frontier Bus Carriers Ltd.2.0 km
  • Aurora Village2.2 km
  • Canadian Aurora Tours2.2 km

Popular areas

  • City Center300 m

Amusement

  • Polar Bowl300 m

Museums

  • Prince of Wales500 m

Halls

  • Elk's Bingo Hall300 m
  • Northern Arts and Cultural Ctr2.2 km

Universities, Institutes

Air business related

  • Yellowknife Airport2.0 km

Local attractions

  • Aurora Village2.0 km
    Aurora Lake, Yellowknife
  • Cameron River Ramparts4.0 km
    Cameron River Crossing Territorial Park, Yellowknife

Near the hotel

  • Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre240 m
    Box 1320, Yellowknife
  • Down to Earth Gallery1.1 km
    5007 Bryson Drive, Yellowknife
  • Old Town340 m
    Yellowknife, Northwest TerritoriesCanada

Restaurants nearby

  • Explorer Hotel Restaurant40 m

    Address: 4825 49th Ave
    Phone: 867.873.3531

    71% likes this, based on 54 reviews

  • Kfc230 m

    Address: 4919 48th St
    Phone: (867) 873-2777

    Cuisine: American

  • A Taste of Saigon290 m

    Address: 4913 50 St
    Phone: 867-873-9777

    74% likes this, based on 90 reviews
    Cuisine: Vietnamese

  • Black Knight Pub200 m

    Address: 4910-49th Street
    Phone: 867 920 4041

    60% likes this, based on 98 reviews

  • Twist260 m

    Address: 4915 50th Street
    Phone: 867-873-3753

    73% likes this, based on 26 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: CAD 17 - CAD 30

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    187

Hotel Awards

CanadianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedYellowknifeExplorer Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Canada

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Explorer Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Explorer Hotel

Average guest rating

8.0out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 12 reviews

Rating by category:

Rooms
8.3
Service
8.8
Value
8.3
Location
9.3

Guest reviews

  • Single
    10.0

    Location, type of hotel and secure.

    They never look at the type of room you select (king bed...)

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Ice machine&pop machine are main floor only

  • Single
    7.4

    dining room nice but busy breakfast too busy, slow service

    the television! very old, poor colour

  • Single
    9.6

    Wonderful comfort, early coffee and muffins in the lobby, comfortable bed

  • Couple
    9.8

  • Other
    7.8

  • Other
    7.6

  • Couple
    9.8

  • Single
    8.2

  • 9.2

How to reach hotel

hotel Explorer Hotel - Yellowknife Yellowknife location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

4825 49Th Avenue, Yellowknife, Canada, X1A 2R3

Get directions
City Center
  • Yellowknife
    400 m
Airports
  • Yellowknife (YZF)
    3.2 km
Restaurants
  • Explorer Hotel Restaurant
    40 m
  • Black Knight Pub
    200 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    187

Hotel Awards

CanadianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedYellowknifeExplorer Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Canada

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