BED & BREAKFAST Welcome to our beautiful home perched atop Old Town’s Latham Island, overlooking Great Slave Lake. Relax by the fireplace or out on the deck Winter aurora viewing. Enjoy our pleasant ‘home-stay’ style B&B with casual atmosphere and eclectic northern decor.
Located in charming Old Town area near hiking and biking trails. Just a minute from the lakeshore’s public park . Several minutes walk from northern style restaurants, intriguing gift shops, boat & air charters and playground. Experience breath-taking aurora viewing directly form the house. Join us for warm summers with the long days of the midnight sun. Depending on the season you can x-country ski, skate, snowshoe, hike, bike, swim, canoe, kayak or fish! Supplemental winter clothing can be provided with advance notice. We find that folks often prefer to stay at our B&B whether it be for business or holidays. Not only is the price more economical than conventional accommodation, but the atmosphere is friendly and relaxed. It’s a great way to really meet the north – with people who have lived here for 30 years! We have the pleasure of being in the hospitality business for 15 + years . We welcome you and hope you will feel comfortable and at home.
Sites and Tours
Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre Museuminformative+fun, an absolute must+free! • Northern Frontier Visitor’s Centre – display and friendly information • NWT Legislative Assembly Tours – explanation of sculptural architecture+free • Northern Images- Native and northern arts and crafts, paintings and carving- northern co-op. • Midnight Sun Gallery – log building with Canadiana and northern crafts and souvenirs. • Weaver and Devore General Store – vital, fully functional, old time general store. •Bookcellar – great northern book selections •Narwal Boat Rentals – for canoes and kayaks •Blue Fish Services – Fishing Great Slave Lake and shore lunch •Aurora Village – aurora viewing, tipis + super sliding hill •Yellowknife Outdoor- Carlos snowmo to cabin aurora •Niven+Frame Lake trails – Self guided 30+90 min. walk with signage •Prospector Trail – adventurous with guide book. • North Star Adventures – Joe guides aurora hunting by van •Winter Dog Sledding at Beck’s Kennels. •B Dene Adventures – traditional drumming at Bobby’s cabin till aurora dances across the sky to the drumbeat • Wildcat Café – 8 min. walk to historic log cabin replicated in Museum Civilization in Ottawa ! •
Bullock’s Bistro – 10 min. walk to delicious fresh fish – frontier service and funky atmosphere. •Taste of Saigon – Vietnamese food at great prices •Le Frolic – great pub-style restaurant with superb french cuisine upstairs at L’Heritage. •Black Knight Pub – busy English pub. •Hotel.Vietnamese Noodle House – popular Asian style •Dancing Moose Cafe – great lunch in old town •Smokehouse Cafe – the closest with the most-est smokin’ chow