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Yellowknife Historic Hotels

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Top Yellowknife Historic Hotels

The Explorer Hotel Yellowknife
3.5 out of 5
4825 49 Avenue, Yellowknife, NT
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The price is CA $110 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (320 reviews)

"It was so quiet. It was a slice of heaven. I had the entire wing to myself. It's hard getting luggage to and from the room."…"

Reviewed on May 16, 2020

The Explorer Hotel Yellowknife
Stanton Suites Hotel Yellowknife
3 out of 5
476 Range Lake Rd, Yellowknife, NT
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The price is CA $179 per night
4/5Very Good! (266 reviews)

"Staying here for a week with my wife. Fully kitchen accessories and supermark is just 3 minutes walk, we were enjoying cooking everyday. There are also full laurndy (washer and dryer) in. room, feel like we are staying in our own property. have full of good memory there."…"

Reviewed on May 7, 2020

Stanton Suites Hotel Yellowknife
Super 8 by Wyndham Yellowknife
2 out of 5
308 Old Airport Road, Yellowknife, NT
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The price is CA $169 per night
3.9/5Good! (253 reviews)

"Super 8 had extremely friendly and helpful staff. The hotel was really clean. We have no complaints."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 3, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Yellowknife
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Yellowknife
3 out of 5
4401 50th Avenue, Yellowknife, NT
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The price is CA $169 per night
3.6/5Good! (320 reviews)

"Hotel is clean and the location was great close to downtown and the lake. Loved the east indian front desk lady very helpful and very beautiful."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 13, 2020

Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Yellowknife
Arnica Inn
2.5 out of 5
4115 Franklin Avenue, Yellowknife, NT
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3.4/5Good! (53 reviews)

"Wasn't so much the hotel as the area the hotel was in it seems to be an old part of town and makes it look slummy"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 3, 2020

Arnica Inn
Capital Suites Yellowknife
2 out of 5
100 5603 50th Ave, Yellowknife, NT
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The price is CA $174 per night
3.3/5 (137 reviews)

"This property is in a highly convenient location. It’s easy to walk to many popular places in downtown Yellowknife. Rooms were very clean. Having the fridge, microwave, and coffee maker all in the room was a nice touch. Reception and housekeeping staff were friendly and knowledgeable, and were able ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 22, 2020

Capital Suites Yellowknife
Northern Lites Motel
2 out of 5
5115-50th Street, Yellowknife, NT
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The price is CA $122 per night
3.3/5 (151 reviews)
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"Great stay . Rooms are outdated . Quiet and close to good eats . Thanks again"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 4, 2020

Northern Lites Motel
Quality Inn & Suites Yellowknife
2.5 out of 5
5010 49th St, Yellowknife, NT
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3.3/5 (497 reviews)

"No parking. Would be nice to have. Continental breakfast was good. Liked the pancake machine."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 10, 2020

Quality Inn & Suites Yellowknife
Discovery Inn
2.5 out of 5
4701 Franklin Ave, Yellowknife, NT
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3.1/5 (20 reviews)
Good location, get what you pay for

"The overall stay was good in terms of location. However, property was really old, no elevator (we had lots of heavy luggage to carry up the stairs) and there was the smell of smoking (even though we were staying in a smoke free room). The concierge was really nice and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 15, 2017

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Frequently asked questions

What should a history buff expect from a stay in Yellowknife?
A trip to the sights with historical relevance in Yellowknife is probably first on your sightseeing list. Why not appreciate the lakeside during your visit?
What's the best hotel in Yellowknife to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Northern Lites Motel is a top property for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it features free WiFi and free parking. Yellowknife Veterans Memorial is a short walk away. A couple of other options close to historic sites include Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Yellowknife and Discovery Inn.
How many historical hotels are located in Yellowknife?
Yellowknife has 27 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 9 designated as historic hotels or close to historic sites.
What are the top historical places and other sights in Yellowknife?
Landmarks like Yellowknife Veterans Memorial and Northern Frontier Visitors Center in Yellowknife might be worth a visit. Additionally, you might want to add Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre to your agenda.
What is a historic hotel like in Yellowknife?
Guests who choose a historic hotel can stay in a building that has an official historic designation. A castle, a palace or even a pub or an old police station can be identified as a historic hotel provided that it has special significance. Traditional architecture and period features are typically found within the guestrooms or public spaces of these historic hotels in Yellowknife, bringing the history to life.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is more common in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is more common in the U.S. overall though the terms are similar. The building and architecture of historic hotels tend to be what’s most significant. For a heritage hotel, it’s mainly the cultural value along with how it shaped the community.
Do historic hotels in Yellowknife have modern facilities?
Hotels have the safety features and modern conveniences you might expect, but every effort is made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions. WiFi, heating and air conditioning, updated bathroom facilities, and the amenities found at a contemporary hotel will also be available in a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you choose a historic hotel in Yellowknife, you won’t be staying at a place that’s uncomfortable or rundown.

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