Explorer Hotel

Address: 4825 49th Avenue, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, X1A 2R3, Canada | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on 4825 49th Avenue, Yellowknife, is near Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre, Yellowknife Outdoor Adventures, and Old Town.
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    TripAdvisor Reviews Explorer Hotel Yellowknife

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

    Travel Blogs from Yellowknife

    Last day in Yellowknife

    A travel blog entry by kaybrown on Feb 26, 2015

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    Today is our last day in Yellowknife and I think we all have a bit of cabin fever. The worse bit is it is so beautiful and sunny outside. When you look out the window you just want to get amongst it but as soon as you walk out the door.........FREEZING!

    Still not feeling great. Pete took the kids to the laundry mat and did the washing with …

    (Insert every swear word you know) it is cold here

    A travel blog entry by kaybrown on Feb 25, 2015

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    Good new, Pete saw the Aurora too. I think he actually had better visibility then me, typical.

    Almost feel like now we can leave but I will head out again tonight to see it since we have come all of this way…… because of me.

    Headed to the indoor playground again for the kids. They are really not loving the weather. It …

    Bucket list, tick

    A travel blog entry by kaybrown on Feb 24, 2015

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    Yay, I saw the Northern Lights, bucket list tick.

    On a scale of visibility it was only a 3.5 out of 10 but it was still amazing and certainly worth the visit and the cold. At least this time I was wearing proper warm clothing so it was only my fingers and toes that were a little cold by the end of the night.

    Pete heads out …

    Aurora (Northern Lights)

    A travel blog entry by kaybrown on Feb 23, 2015

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    Found the hotel gym. Pete and kids still sleeping on my return so went back to bed.

    How do I explain Yellowknife………friggin , bl##dy, friggin cold. Don't bother sending prisoners to jail, just send them here for a while, they will never do what they did again......plus it is totally working as a threat for a time out with …

    On the road (plane) again....again...again

    A travel blog entry by kaybrown on Feb 22, 2015

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    Boarded our Air Canada flight (Jazz) to Yellowknife and everything appeared to be going as per a usual flight until we were about 1hr away from our destination. The Captain advised that there was a problem and we needed to head back to Calgary, hey who is to argue with any mechanical problem. I was feeling a little nervous as hate flying but the …