9 Perfect Adventure Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Northwest Territories, Canada - Updated 2022

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With stunning sceneries of grand mountains, dramatic canyons, crystalline lakes, lush forests, and rocky tundra, every vista in Canada’s Northwest Territories surpasses the last. The amazing natural landscape has inspired a plethora of activities and attractions in this area, and this region sparkles with adventure! Raft down rushing currents in the Nahanni National Park Reserve and hike among the brilliant displays of wildflowers and shrubs in the summer. Ramble over the rocky terrain in Hidden Lake Territorial Park as you make your way to impressive waterfalls. Glide over the frozen tundra on a dog sledding tour, or cast your line into North America’s fifth largest lake, Great Slave Lake, and fish for beautifully colored trout. Camp along the serene shoreline in Prelude Lake Territorial Park and immerse yourself in the breathtaking marvel of the Aurora Borealis, the dazzling atmospheric display also known as the Northern Lights. With backpacking, paddling, fishing, ATV tours, snowshoeing, and more, there are so many ways to embrace the spectacular wilderness of Northwest Territories! Check out these Airbnb vacation rentals in Northwest Territories, Canada, as you plan your trip!

1. The Birch Suite (from USD 118)

This is The Birch Suite, a one-bedroom guest suite situated in scenic Old Town. Bright and cozy, this home comes with a garden and a deck with views of Great Slave Lake. It features a double bed, pullout couch, shower, and wifi for your convenience and comfort. The kitchen has a fridge, stove, microwave, dishwasher, blender, and coffee maker for your cooking and dining needs.

As for places you can visit, this home is close to many restaurants, shops, and attractions like Yellowknife Outdoor Adventures, Down to Earth Gallery, and Bush Pilots Monument.

☀️The Birch Suite☀️ Lake|Patio|Parking|Kitchen|1BD
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada
95 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi worked perfectly
the living room fold-out bed was perfect for our young son
comfortable set up with sunny stool counter and outdoor deck table for computer work or feasting
warm inside great location all the kitchen amenities
great place lots of room we enjoyed our stay
Cleanliness:
michelle has a very clean and comfortable home
her house is very nice clean and tidy
beds are super comfy the apartment is well appointed sparkling clean and homely
the place was very nice and clean
the bathroom and entire house are all very clean
Host:
lovely suite with lovely hosts
they are warm friendly and truly embody the northern hospitality
friendly family and rooster crow wake up
michelle is a fantastic host and her home is equally as impressive
michelle is an fantastic host
Location:
perfect location in old town
fantastic location in old town
the location is great and very close to several local attractions
close to good restaurants and activities
it was cute comfortable place
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2. Cozy cabin in the woods (from USD 97)

This entire cabin is in Whitehorse, on Sky High Wilderness. It is an off-the-grid home and comes with wood heating, propane lights, and an outdoor toilet. There is no wifi and cellphone service is intermittent, providing the perfect opportunity for those who are seeking to relax and enjoy what Mother Nature has to offer. This home will suit a couple or a family of three. Guests sleep in one bedroom that is furnished with two beds. The wood fire stove is popular and you have the pots and pans you need to prepare your meals. Do note that the place is not pet-friendly, but you may come across the local dogs who live there. Smoking is not allowed and nor are parties and events. The place is about a half-hour drive from Whitehorse. The hosts can arrange a shuttle to town hotels for a fee, if you are not happy with driving in winter.

Cozy Cabin in the Woods
Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada
124 reviews Superhost
Ranch 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the northern cabin is a rustic and comfortable off-grid experience that has all the comforts of a cottage
comfy beds a warm fireplace and cooking amenities all surrounded by beautiful scenery
very comfortable and charming little cabins in the beautiful hills looking over whitehorse
our cabin was super cozy with the wood stove and the red curtains cast a warm light inside
heated by a wood stove cooking with propane and the gravity shower were truly a delight
Cleanliness:
the cabin is quiet clean and wonderful
the beds were so comfortable the cabin was very clean and the staff was friendly
sky high wilderness ranch offers a cozy clean cabin fuelled by propane lamp
nice cozy and clean cabin with a great sight for northern lights and the sky by night
Host:
friendly and helpful staff
she was prompt with her responses and very kind
the hosts were nice and very helpful
highly recommended retreat and very friendly host
extremely friendly and helpful hosts
Location:
beautiful location back in the wilderness
great location warm and comfortable
great location to see northern lights
this a great little cabin located in a nice and quiet wooded location of a nice looking ranch
the place is close to a couple of nice lakes as well
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3. Traveling Light B&B - Mongolian yurt (from USD 75)

This hand-crafted Mongolian yurt is the perfect choice for vacationers looking for a peaceful escape in the Yukon. The one-bedroom accommodation offers sweeping vistas of Cowley Lake, and is surrounded by nature walking trails and the mountain biking trails of Carcross. The yurt is simple, but cozy, and can host up to five guests. A large wooden deck overlooks the lake and is the perfect place to stargaze or marvel at the Aurora Borealis. Guests can use the bathroom in the main house, as well as the laundry facilities, the living room and library, and the yoga room. The hosts also offer guided hikes through the stunning area.

Traveling Light B&B Mongolian Yurt
Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada
334 reviews Superhost
Yurt 3 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 0 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
views stunning and it’s cozy and warm
the place has spectacular views and was very comfortable
very unique and cozy with a great view
breathtaking views and a great breakfast to start the day
the breakfast was wonderful and we enjoyed the view from their beautiful home while we ate
Cleanliness:
very clean and peaceful property
the place is absolutely breathtakingly beautiful and sparkling clean (including the outhouse)
the yurt was clean spacious and extremely warm with the wood burning stove inside
the yurt is warm clean and cozy
the yert was so clean and amanda made sure we had everything we needed
Host:
and the hosts made it really special for us
amanda was a great host she was very friendly welcoming and down to earth
amanda’s family & crew were very kind and helpful
5) amanda is a lovely host
had such a great time staff were very friendly and helpful
Location:
the location was great - close to the city if you need anything
great location close to many things to do
fantastic accomodation in a stunning location
it’s a wonderful location and we hope to be back
if we are ever any way close we will be sure to stay with amanda again
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4. Oma and Opa's Northern Lights Cabin (from USD 139)

This tiny cabin is ideal for couples or small families of up to four individuals. As the Whitehorse area has nice clear night-sky, it’s ideal for viewing the Northern Lights. All around you is the wilderness, perfect for getting away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Not far away is Lake Laberge. There are plenty of scenic trails for you hike when you stay in this home that is only a few years old. The unit does come with heating so you will be warm and comfortable on cool and chilly nights. However, guests should note that it is a “dry” cottage. There is no running water. Water for washing and drinking is supplied in containers. If you want to shower, this is available off-site for a small fee. Your kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering and there is internet on the premises.

Oma and Opa's Northern Lights Cabin
Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, Canada
130 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Tiny home 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
you see the most amazing view from the front room
it was super cozy warm and had all necessary appliances to cook some amazing meals
great cozy cabin with amazing views of the northern lights
wifi was spotty for me but i hope they can fix this in the future
the cabin is warm and comfortable with a perfect view up north to catch the lights
Cleanliness:
cleanliness is excellent
very clean and warm cabin
very clean and comfortable
clean comfortable and quiet
the place is very clean and comfortable
Host:
darcy was an excellent host
darcy is a wonderful host
darcy is a great host and everything went super smoothly
hosts were great as were the northern lights
darcy was quick to respond to our questions and was always helpful
Location:
great location close to takhini hot springs and the wildlife preserve
very nice cabin in an awesome location
we really liked this place
there is a great hike to a viewpoint very close by
awesome cabin location everything was perfect and as expected except for the washroom that is located outside the cabin
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5. Luxury water front duplex

An elegant style and modern amenities make this duplex a delightful place to stay in Yellowknife. The property is spacious and scenic, and can provide accommodation for up to four guests. Inside the bright and airy apartment, you will find two cozy bedrooms, a stylish, fully-equipped kitchen, a sophisticated lounge, and 1.5 chic bathrooms. Located in Yellowknife’s Old Town, the duplex is surrounded by gorgeous lake views.

Luxury water front duplex
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada
117 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi speed is excellent
the view from living room was so great
very well decorated with lots of local artwork comfy furniture and wondeful beds
the linens were extra-soft the sofas inviting the kitchen fully stocked and the view very attractive
in the living room can see very beautiful view
Cleanliness:
everything is clean and comfortable
teri's place was sparkling clean and new
the unit was clean modern and spacious
accommodation was really clean and comfortable
it was super clean
Host:
great hosts as well
the host are very friendly and helpful with recommendations and quick to reply if any questions
the host ms teri is very nice and helpful
host was easy to communicate with and made us feel very welcomed
teri has been a fantastic host
Location:
the location of the house was amazing
located in old town it was close to fun places to eat and see
the location is within walking distance of some fun eating and entertainment
the location was great 2 mins to bullock's bistro within 20 mins to downtown ( by walk)
location was perfect - just a few steps to the old town and the ice castle
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6. Private bedroom and bathroom in Yellowknife's Diamond!

Stylish and welcoming, this private bedroom and bathroom is a wonderful accommodation for your stay in Yellowknife. The elegant room has accommodation for up to four guests and is filled with cozy furnishings. The condominium is upscale, and guests can enjoy a relaxing stay in the luxurious bathroom and bedroom. Guests also can utilize the modern kitchen. This charming house is located by Niven Lake, and is within walking distance to nature trails, historic Old Town, and downtown.

Private bed & bath! YK's Diamond!
81 reviews
Private room 1 Bed 2 Guests

7. Perfect accommodation for couples or solo travelers

A charming accommodation for couples or solo travelers, this private room is located in a cheerful house in Yellowknife. The cozy room has a comfortable set of bunk beds and a flat-screen television, and guests have access to a modern bathroom, sophisticated kitchen, and scenic deck. The house is located in a quiet neighborhood, and the Northern Lights can sometimes be viewed from the apartment!

Traveling alone or with a friend?
72 reviews
Private room 2 Beds 2 Guests

8. The Diamond Special

Enjoy a stylish and comfortable stay when you rent this private room in a sophisticated guest suite. Guests have their own wing in this beautiful, light-filled house, and the accommodation has been stocked with plenty of thoughtful amenities. Up to two guests can stay in this spacious and elegant bedroom, and enjoy access to common guest spaces (which are separate from the host’s quarters) including a sophisticated living room, dining area, kitchen, bathroom, and a back deck with a barbecue. With its terrific location in Yellowknife, you’ll be close to the downtown area and historic old town.

The Diamond Special
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada
182 reviews
Private room in guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi was fast ryan and erin are amazing hosts
by far the best air bnb ever better than any five starts hotel suite room for real
the room was incredibly spacious with great closet space
we had the diamond special room
we had full use of the kitchen which was awesome
Cleanliness:
very clean n elegant decoration
its clean cosy and well equipped
the bathroom was incredibly clean with towels nicely laid out
incredibly clean stylish and comfortable
the airbnb was clean modern and very organized
Host:
the owners have good taste of home decoration
host are very friendly and fast response
the host yetta was very kind and helpful
it was so kind message
nice place with wonderful host
Location:
great location to everything downtown
great neighbourhood and close to the shops
wonderful in town location on quiet street
the location also good which only takes around 10 minutes walk toward to the downtown
beautiful comfortable space with a great downtown location near to everything
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9. Luxury guest house with a king bed and double tub

This private room in a luxurious guest apartment is a charming accommodation for a peaceful getaway in Yellowknife. In this modern house, guests have their own wing and can enjoy a sophisticated living room, dining area, kitchen, bathroom, and a back deck with a barbecue. The property has everything you’ll need for an enjoyable stay, and the spacious bedroom has a plush king-sized bed and a luxurious bathroom suite. Up to three guests can stay in this room.

Luxury King Bed Suite
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada
188 reviews
Private room in guest suite 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
he helps me with the wifi connection issue
the facility comes with a nice kitchen a big fridge a keurig coffee maker and full kitchen accessories
the heating was at a comfortable level
except a cozy sparkling clean room in a perfect location and all the amenities you could ask for
i would recommend to anyone coming to yellowknife looking for a room
Cleanliness:
clean and well maintained
very clean warm and welcoming
their house is clean and warm
clean and very nicely set up
quiet clean and cosy house
Host:
the host is very nice
host is the perfect combination of friendly helpful and professional
the hosts are friendly and very responsive to any requests
the owners were extremely flexible when our plans changed and were super quick at responding
the landlord is very friendly and her reply is very fast
Location:
nice located close to downtown
convenient location and beautiful home
very comfortable and welcoming great location in short walking distance to downtown
the location was an easy walk to downtown and old town
location was ideal for walking distance to downtown walking trails and old town
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Adventure awaits in the Northern Territories!

With its beautiful natural scenery and incredible array of outdoor activities, there are endless opportunities for adventure in the Northern Territories. These vacation rentals put you in the perfect spot to explore this breathtaking area. Start planning your trip today!

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