Budget hotels & hostels
The Explorer Hotel
Looming over downtown, this generic high-rise has comfortable modern rooms, great views, a restaurant and a lounge. A shuttle is available from the airport.
The Yellowknife Inn
Trying hard to nab the billing as Yellowknife's fanciest hotel, this recently revamped inn still falls a few yards wide of boutique status. Attached to the Centre Square Mall it also runs the adjacent Latitudes Restaurant and MacKenzie Lounge.
In the heart of downtown, Hay River's only true hotel has clean, well-appointed rooms, a pub, dining room (called 'Keys') and fitness center.
Coast Fraser Tower Hotel
Property Location A stay at Coast Fraser Tower Hotel places you in the heart of Yellowknife, convenient to Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre...
Days Inn And Suites Yellowknife
Property Location You'll be centrally located in Yellowknife with a stay at Days Inn and Suites Yellowknife, minutes from Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre...
The Yellowknife Inn
Property Location You'll be centrally located in Yellowknife with a stay at The Yellowknife Inn, minutes from Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre...
Super 8 Motel Yellowknife
Property Location When you stay at Super 8 Motel Yellowknife in Yellowknife, you'll be convenient to Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre...
Super 8 Yellowknife
A microwave and a mini fridge feature in every room at this Yellowknife motel. Free Wi-Fi is offered in all areas. Daily breakfast is included. Yellowknife Golf Club is 6 km away...
This hotel is located in Yellowknife city centre, less than 1 km from Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre. It offers a buffet restaurant and rooms with cable TV. Coffee-making facilities are provided in all rooms at Discovery Inn...
Coast Fraser Tower
Featuring a 24-hour fitness centre and steam room, this Yellowknife property provides daily breakfast. Free Wi-Fi and a kitchen are offered in each room. Pilot’s Monument is 2 minutes’ drive away...
Days Inn & Suites Yellowknife
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...
The Arctic Chalet, with its sunny cabins in a boreal glade, is the best place to stay in Inuvik. Each building has simple kitchen facilities...
Embleton House B&B
Convenient to downtown, this well-kitted-out B&B offers two options: three rooms with a shared bathroom and kitchen, or four decorative themed suites with private whirlpool baths, complimentary computers and kitchenettes (with breakfast ingredie...
The Eskimo Inn, right in the centre, have little to boast about beyond their typically cheery employees. Rooms are aged, and the hallways will quickly inspire a sense of gloom.
Happy Valley Campground
Practically downtown, this campground offers the same services as Jàk Park. Stay here if you're without a car and on a budget; otherwise, choose Jàk.
Recently overhauled, this is the town's high-end hotel, with chandeliers in the lobby and nice art in the spanking-new rooms. The place is also home to Tonimoes restaurant and Shivers lounge...
Fred Henne Territorial Park
This is the closest campground to town. Opposite the airport, it has full facilities, including showers and toilets. You can walk to downtown in under 40 minutes using the Jackfish and Frame Lake trails...
Upstairs from the bookstore, this B&B has four large rooms with shared bathroom, common area and kitchen. It's very centrally located – perhaps a little too much so.
Blue Raven B&B
Perched on a hill in Old Town, the Blue Raven Bed & Breakfast has a great reputation, which is only amplified by a sundeck that overlooks Yellowknife Bay.
Fort Of The Forks
It's not often the NWT gets a new hotel, so be sure to make the most of this unique 'truck stop' where executive rooms are provided in modern trailers – of all places. There's also an on-site store, gas station and the Dehcho Grill restaurant.
Fort Simpson Territorial Campground
In the woods between the visitors center and Papal Flats, the campground has showers, pit toilets and 32 pleasant campsites.
This posh B&B, located 4.6km east of town off the Mackenzie Hwy, overlooks the sweeping intersection of the rivers. It's a prime choice if you have a car or another way into town.
One of three local B&Bs, Thebacha offers clean, wood-paneled rooms in a pine-tree-shaded home near the heart of town. The proprietors also run Taiga Tour Company and rent outdoor gear. Bike use is complimentary.
Mackenzie Valley Hotel
Has a shabby older section and a more expensive, immaculate new wing that overlooks the river. The restaurant does decent caribou burgers, pizza and some OK wines.