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    The Discovery Inn

    4701 Franklin Avenue, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2N6, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent17%
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    • Terrible11%
    29 Dec 2016
    “It's Okay”
    20 Aug 2017
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    Free Internet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Business Centre
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 October 2012

    1. Everything in the room seems broken and dangerous…the desk lamp is broken, you literally can see the wires! The air conditioning is broken and on the floor, with all the wires exposed in the back!!! The flush nob is hanging on the toilet, hard...More

    1  Thank Rouge D
    Reviewed 26 November 2011

    This hotel is very convenient to stay at, it is close to everything. There is a nearby grocery store, several banks, post office, Western Union and a resturant in the building which has the best chinese food in town! I stayed for work for 4...More

    5  Thank Nathan H
    Reviewed 19 November 2011

    There aren't a lot of options in Yellowknife, and we didn't expect any hotel to be on par with hotels in major cities in the south, but this hotel should be last on your list. Check in and checkout were painful, slow and bureaucratic. There's...More

    2  Thank advisetrip
    Reviewed 15 September 2011

    The location is excellent. In downtown area. U can go to grocery store, bank, restaurant, post office,..........within 5 - 10 mins. So convenience!!! the working people are nice & friendly. Especially, the front desk service!!! They are working in 24 hrs. As I know, there...More

    3  Thank gillian c
    Reviewed 12 September 2011

    I was traveling to yellowknife in the beginning of september on business and planned on staying with my new girlfriend for the week. I ended up having a disagreement with her after the first night and found myself without my wallet nor a place to...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$114 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 41
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    • Yellowknife
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    Room Tips
    "rooms with windows are cold; make sure your room has a microwave."
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    "Non-smoking rooms appear to be only on the third level without lift."
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    "Pay for a nicer room at a different place!"
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    "Certain rooms have newer beds. Ask for a 'renovated' room."
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