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Prime Rib Night

Join us every Saturday night in the Traders Grill for our Prime Rib Night!

Notice to Guests:

The Explorer Hotel experienced a brief disruption in services on March 27, 2017 due to a small fire in a guest room and the associated water damage from the sprinkler system.  We remain fully operational.


We apologize for any inconvenience that this may have caused our valued guests.


Please contact us directly if you have any questions or require additional information.

Karl Schaefers, General Manager

Tel: (867) 873-3531




The Explorer Hotel in Yellowknife is your business or pleasure destination in Canada’s diamond capital. Located at the entrance to Yellowknife, the Explorer Hotel is the natural starting point for your business or personal travel adventure. 


Yellowknife’s Business Hotel

Yellowknife's largest and best hotel is also the Northwest Territories' unparalleled business hotel. When business comes to Canada's North, the Explorer Hotel is the place to stay and to host your business meetingconference, or special event.  At the end of the business day or on the weekend, enjoy a scenic adventure or take a special tour to view the Northern Lights.


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