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Blachford Lake Lodge

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  • Excellent92%
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  • Average2%
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  • Terrible0%
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“hot tub”(21 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
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Family Rooms
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Blachford is amazing. I would seriously give them a million stars if I could!! Everything is first rate from the initial information in the emails, to the plane ride out, to the cabins, staff and activities. Kate and Katherine set everything up beautifully in the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The gig is up and your secret is out Blachford Lake Lodge! We've told everyone we know where you are. Winter --- what an amazing experience Bryan and I had at Blachford Lake Lodge from January 22 through January 26, 2018. We stayed 5 nights...More

2  Thank Emily L
Response from MikeFreeland, Owner at Blachford Lake LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Emily - having yourself and Bryan at the lodge was a pleasure for everyone. We really enjoyed having you both, from booking to having you at the lodge, and meeting you in Yellowknife, it was just wonderful. We're so glad to hear that you both...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our experience at Blachford Lake Lodge was phenomenal. The Auroras were amazing. There is no better place to see the Auroras. The group size is intimate and you are far away from light pollution. Standing on a frozen Lake Blachford with only a handful of...More

Thank Makoto T
Response from MikeFreeland, Owner at Blachford Lake LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Makoto! We wish you could've stayed longer as well - it was so wonderful to have you both out at the lodge. Everyone enjoyed spending time with you both, and we're SO glad that Mother Nature provided you with a good lights show. Come...More

Reviewed 5 January 2018

If your idea of a good vacation is a Pina Colada under an umbrella on the beach, then forget it. On the other hand, if you like adventure and are willing to get outside your comfort zone, then Blachford Lake Lodge should be on your...More

Thank Jamie T
Response from MikeFreeland, Owner at Blachford Lake LodgeResponded 12 January 2018

Hello J&J! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave this awesome review. We really enjoyed having you both at the lodge - and it's so nice to hear that you enjoyed exactly the experience that we try to provide :) We hope...More

Reviewed 13 October 2017

The location is beautiful and the staff was really kind and helpful. We saw a great aurora display right out of our cabin. The experience itself was worth it, but I don't think we would go back. Considering the price we paid for our stay,...More

4  Thank AlineLacerda
Response from MikeFreeland, Owner at Blachford Lake LodgeResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave this review. We’re very pleased to hear that you enjoyed the views of the Northern Lights right from your cabin, and other aspects of the experience you had with us! We pride ourselves on providing...More

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GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast included
Things to do
Restaurant
Hot Tub
Bar/Lounge
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US$866 - US$1,707 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$866 - US$1,707 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Alexis J
9 December 2017|
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Response from MikeFreeland | Property representative |
Hi Alexis! We do have a Tipi on site :) It's for guest use - we often host guests in it to play music, participate in story telling, roast marshmallows, etc. It's very close to the guest cabins and the main lodge, so guests... More
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meow_meowhk
29 August 2017|
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Response from MikeFreeland | Property representative |
You would have a private cabin, or lodge room for both of you. New for 2018 we have added ensuite toilets to 2 of our cabins!
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clynno
28 June 2017|
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Yes - we are dog friendly in the cabins!
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"If you want absolute privacy and quiet, stay in a cabin, but if you want accessibility and convenience, stay..."
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"Best views are from the Sunrise rooms in the lodge. Cabins have more privacy but need to walk to get to the..."
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"Don't worry about the cabins... the compost bathrooms are fine."
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"We stayed in the lodge"
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