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Northern Canada’s Best Conference Venue

Plan your next function in Canada's spectacular north country. The Explorer Hotel is the only hotel in Yellowknife  offering large and modern conference facilities. With 187 guest rooms and conference rooms to handle groups of up to 350 people, we are the largest hotel conference venue in Northern Canada.

With multiple conference break-out rooms available, we offer unmatched flexibility for your conference along with superior planning, support and multi-media equipment services. The Explorer Hotel has the largest and most extensive kitchen facilities and qualified staff in Yellowknife. By booking with us, you will be guaranteed to receive the finest cuisine in the Northwest Territories.


Our Katimavik Banquet Room is perfectly suited for large dinners, conferences, business meetings or weddings with over 4,000 square feet of tradeshow space.

The hotel conference room can also be separated into three smaller meeting rooms of 1,269 square feet (Katimavik A), 2,068 square feet (Katimavik B) and 1,269 square feet (Katimavik C).


Our Janvier Room is perfectly suited for running professional development and training sessions in a classroom setting.  Framed with artwork by the world-renowned Alex Janvier, this room is equipped with the latest multi-media presentation equipment and a wall-sized projection screen.

A full list of conference room specifications can be found here.

Contact our Conference Coordinator today to see how we can meet your conference and training needs. Call us toll free at 1-800-661-0892 or Email Us. 

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