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4825 49th Avenue, X1A 2R3 Yellowknife, Canada – Show map
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Food & Drink
Bar, Breakfast in the Room, Restaurant with Dining Menu
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Room Service, Airport Shuttle (free) , 24-Hour Front Desk, Baggage Storage, ATM on site, Laundry, Dry Cleaning, Meeting/Banquet Facilities, Business Center, Fax/Photocopying
Safe, Non-smoking Rooms, Facilities for Disabled Guests, Family Rooms, Elevator, Heating, Designated Smoking Area
From 4:00 PM
Until 11:00 AM
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Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
All children under 10 years stay free of charge when using existing beds.
All older children or adults are charged CAD 20 per person per night when using existing beds.
One older child or adult is charged CAD 10 per person per night in an extra bed.
The maximum number of extra beds in a room is 1.
Any type of extra bed or crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
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Based on 74 reviews
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This hotel is connected to Centre Square Mall. It provides a free shuttle to Yellowknife Airport and a half-price access fee to a nearby fitness center. Each spacious room includes free Wi-Fi.
Score from 120 reviews Review score
Overlooking Great Slave Lake, this bed and breakfast offers ski-to-door access. Free Wi-Fi is provided in all guest rooms. Yellowknife city centre is 5 minutes’ drive away.
Score from 94 reviews Very good
Located 500 m from Yellowknife city centre, this smoke-free hotel offers a free airport shuttle. A fitness centre is available to all guests. A refrigerator and a microwave are provided in all rooms.
Score from 70 reviews Very good
Located in Yellowknife town centre, this hotel provides a free airport shuttle and a restaurant. A refrigerator and a microwave are included in each guest room. Yellowknife Airport is 6 km away.
Score from 23 reviews Good
One thing must do is having brunch in the restaurant of the hotel, only on Sunday! Excellent food!
My room was on 6th floor, WIFI didn't work well there, but at the lobby is quiet good.
Location - across the road is the supermarket and many shops are within 5 minutes walk Room - spacious with comfortable beds
The shower was a little hard to set the water temp.
Food at the lounge. Comfortable mattress.
A restaurant wasn't open early enough to have breakfast for my early departure. No sound proof.
The restaurant was excellent with original dishes as well as an amazing Sunday brunch.
The first room I was in was clean and comfortable. I was happy for the free WiFi. I liked the idea that there was an iron and ironing board in the room. I appreciated the fridge in the room and the coffee/tea.
I wish there had been a gift shop at the hotel. I was disappointed that there was no room service after 9pm. I was disappointed in the cleaniness of the room I had to be moved to due to the thermometre malfunction in my room. I was disappointed that I had call the front desk a second time about the heat in my room and then when they did decide to move me there was no escort to my new room. I had to ask them to bring the new key up to my old room. Disappointed that there was no "extra" blanket in the closet in the room.
Was sound proof way better than other places in yellowknife
Pillows were too big gave us both sore necks
- Airport shuttle; - My room was very big; - Helpful staff; - Great location too.
Very clean and well run establishment.
Other people's hair on shower curtain. Told receptionist, but wasn't dealt with. Shower water temperature inconsistent. Too hot suddenly.
Just about everything.
Liked the size of the room.
Paid with debit, had to leave a deposit. No problems here, received it back at end of stay. 1 week later when at home, found we had been charged with our debit for another nights stay, on the same day I noticed it. Called the hotel, transfered to accounting clerk who could not explain it and was quite unbelieving that we were not actually checked in. Took 5 days and many unreturned calls, until after almost a week I noticed the debit was reversed and had been returned. No phone call of explanation. Not impressed. Will Not stay again.
Very friendly staff everyone very helpful. Dining is excellent,
the room was clean and linen.
Old bath room, you can see the tiles need to do a new one.
Good location, clean and comfortable room. We could enjoy Aurora, too beautiful for words, through the window of room 504 on Sep. 18, 2014. For Aurora viewer, highly recommended.
Very quiet. Great food. Good location. Awesome views.
Lounge and restaurant hours. I tried 3 times to have a beverage and an appetizer in the lounge after a long day of hiking. Saturday all the seats were reserved. Sunday it was closed during lunch (I didn't want a full meal) and Monday it was closed altogether.
Clean, large rooms, good location. Good restaurant with excellent Sunday Brunch
service, food, view from the 8th floor
Food and serving staff were great. Front desk staff were very helpful. Great hotel
Clean, quiet, free parking and wi-Fi. Excellent food on site, close to everything downtown
The location - the room and view - the staff were helpful and friendly
The elevator doors were scratched or dirty
Nicely situated on a hill overlooking the city. Staff were from very nice to hopeless. Comfortable beds, nice view. Plenty of amenity materials each day.
Very noisy inside hotel (corridors, doors, thin walls). Bathroom very small. Carpets very not clean. Advertise Saturday night Prime Rib special, then don't have it anymore at 7.30 pm. Restaurant pricy.
The location is terrific (always first one dropped off and last one picked up for all shuttles (airport, Aurora Village); easy walk to most downtown places and just a little bit of a hike to Old Town and the lake). The staff is lovely and the restaurant is the prettiest room in Yellowknife.
Slightly dated facility overall, but easily the best we saw in Yellowknife.
location is great, steps to shopping centre, grocery store,restaurant,and visitor centre. views are good too.
obviously people smoke in their room and once they do, all the other rooms smell smoke too(cause their air conditioner is connected), I stay here for 3 nights and smell that annoying smell everyday, I suggest the hotel impose a serious amout of fine for smoking inside.
Front desk staff were responsive and friendly.
Room was old and in need of renovations and I stayed in the 'renovated' rooms.
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