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Snowshoe Inn (NWT) Ltd

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 29 February 2016

The snowshoe has very old decor, and yes, they are still using old style bedspreads. The windows open but in winter frost over as they are single pane windows. Bathtubs are smallish but there is ample water pressure. Shared kitchens are available with some rooms but the doors joining rooms to kitchens are paper thin and allow full sound penetration....

Thank z2000000
Camrose, Canada
Reviewed 31 January 2016

I have read bad reviews about this hotel. Forget them if you like 'Energy'. A great place in a small Northern Community with Original People. There is this Energy in this small motel that I have never experienced in my Lifetime. Something special. Unknown. Has to do with something about Great Slave Lake 'starting' one of the Greatest Rivers on...

Thank providence2016
Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Every imaginable patters for flooring, upholstery, bed covers and pictures were on display here, in quite extraordinary combinations. Clearly, one does not throw things away, and replacing furnishings seems to be a semi-centenarian experience. No matter; the property is perfectly located close to the highway, extremely friendly, warm (a book in the winter, but less so in their short summer)...

Thank MaxGlobetrotter
Yellowknife, Canada
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed here on our drive to our new posting to YK. Positive: the staff was friendly and the views of the Mackenzie river were pretty. (Flies were very bad though) Overall, was a pretty quiet place to sleep. Negative: We had a pet with us, and were forced to stay in a "smoking room", which indeed was very smoky...

Thank rjmgraham
Yellowknife, Canada
Reviewed 18 February 2015

The place appears clean but there is an odour that is not identifiable. It could be a combination of many smoking rooms, mildew, mould and maybe pot. It seems to be everywhere. I'd recommend that you keep going to find something else.

Thank Northerntravel15
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 4 October 2014

Stayed 1 night late April 2013 en route to Yellowknife. Room right out of the 1970's, right down to the shag carpet. Way overpriced, at about $200for a single. Saw many government vehicles in the parking - seems clear, as the only hotel here, that they are happy to milk the government, and tourists be damned. Very unfriendly check-in, dealt...

4Thank Vancouverguy_10
Reviewed 5 August 2014

We stayed here recently due to the forest fire road closure. The rooms are dated and there is no air conditioning. The staff person provided us with a fan and we left the door open to the air conditioned hallway to seek relief from the heat. They had a very good instruction sheet for the TV.The rooms had a fridge,...

Thank Mary H
Richmond CA
Reviewed 4 March 2014

This was the first place to eat after driving 100's of kilometers south from Yellow Knife. It was casual but clean and the food was good. My fries were excellent. The pies looked good. The cafe seemed to be open until 7pm every day.

Thank Birdwanderer
Reviewed 10 July 2013

Clean, quiet, friendly. TV works great. Wifi a little touchy, $12.50 for what we needed. Filled up at the Shell outside of town, and their wifi was free. View out our window of the river was priceless. Other reviews are pretty much on target.

1Thank StephanyIowa
Florence, Italy
Reviewed 19 December 2012

Location is very good on the bank of the river and the view over the Mackenzie is great. The hotel furnishings are a bit dated but overall we had no problems. The room was an OK size and clean with satellite TV and pretty comfortable beds. Staff was always very welcoming and accomodating, check-in and check-out were easy. Across the...

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a small, friendly and clean family operated motel. Our main focus is to provide top customer service and guest satisfaction. There is a restaurant,cocktail lounge, gas bar and convenience store located on the property. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Snowshoe Inn (NWT) Ltd

Address: 1 Mackenzie Drive, Fort Providence, Northwest Territories X0E 0L0, Canada
Region: Canada > Northwest Territories > Fort Providence
Price Range: RM566 - RM584 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Snowshoe Inn (NWT) Ltd 2*
Number of rooms: 35
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Three floors... I took a ground floor one on the street side of the Inn (the other side faces the Mackenzie River) and it was quiet.”
  • A sunset view of the Mackenzie River from one end of the Inn.
  • A panoramic view of the shore of the Mackenzie River and the town from one end of the Inn
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