Central Whitehorse, YT Hotel - Best Western Gold Rush Inn


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411 Main Street
Whitehorse, Yukon Territory Y1A 2B6


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Hotel Overview

This historic Whitehorse hotel offers excellent guest service and enjoys a central location close to attractions and shopping. The Best Western Gold Rush Inn is 100% non-smoking and features the Aveda approved Elements Hair Studio and Day Spa.

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Our guestrooms come complete with complimentary high-speed wireless internet, mini refrigerators, and microwaves. Also complimentary, our airport shuttle service runs during all regularly scheduled incoming and outgoing flights.

Try a local brew and live music in the famous Gold Pan Saloon rated one of the Best Bars Across Canada by the Globe and Mail.

Ready to see the city and enjoys its colorful history and nightlife? Just head outside to enjoy beautiful Yukon Territory scenery and indulge in outdoor adventure - like dog sledding, horseback riding, fishing, skiing, hiking the Chilkoot Trail and canoeing down the infamous Yukon River. If you want to see the sights, there's the S.S. Klondike, Old Log Church Museum, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, Kluane National Park and the Alaskan Highway nearby, along with the Northern Lights at night.

Business travelers will enjoy staying at this premier business hotel in Whitehorse as it is close to all the major businesses and government offices. We also offer modern and professional meeting and conference services.

Make your next Yukon vacation unforgettable.

Please note that we are currently undergoing property renovations in order to enhance our guest services. We apologize in advance for any interruptions you may experience.

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with an 80 pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel's discretion. Pet rate is $20 per day with a $100 per week maximum.
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Sleep Quality

Latest Reviews


Traveler Reviews

“Finally found a good hotel in Whitehorse”
By shannondI6066MK
Haines, United States on 15-Nov-17

I wish I had tried the Best Western Gold Rush Inn sooner. After numerous expensive, unsatisfactory stays in comparably priced hotels in Whitehorse, I had given up hope of finding a comfortable...

“Rough, a little cold… totally awesome”
By Armando L
on 14-Nov-17

I spent a weekend in the Whitehorse, to see the departure of the Yukon Quest and the Best Western was an ideal place for me, since I needed a lot of protection in low temperatures. Service were good...

“Clean, large rooms and extremely comfortable bed”
By B9577ZYjennifera
Ottawa, Canada on 01-Nov-17

Had a very comfortable stay but the plumbing in the bathroom wasn't what I was used to at home. Not sure if it was because of the style of the toilet , but it always seemed on the verge of plugging...

“The Whitehorse Best Western Gold Rush”
By Margo D
Vancouver, Canada on 31-Oct-17

Great hotel in downtown Whitehorse. The building is beautifully decorated in the gold rush theme. The staff were all very friendly and extremely helpful. Whitehorse and surrounding areas are eye...

“Gold Rush Inn”
By michaellR1671PE
Dawson City on 23-Oct-17

Average for Whitehorse but preferable to competition. Nice it takes dogs. Rooms clean, everything mediocre, staff not very interested, just a job. Friendly and polite but not much in the way of...


Hotel Amenities


  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Restaurant on-site
  • Cocktail lounge
  • Spa, Elements day spa - holding two spots per day for hotel guests
  • Massage services, operated independently. Make arrangements with hotel.
  • Universal gym
  • Stair stepper
  • Treadmill
  • Elevator
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Laundromat, 24-hour
  • Safe deposit box
  • Business center, Internet kiosk, printing capabilities.
  • Fax services, nominal fee
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Dataports
  • Mail services
  • Meeting facilities
  • Banquet facilities
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Cold weather hook-ups
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Airport car, 5 a.m. to 1 a.m. Our airport shuttle is available for every regularly scheduled incoming and outgoing flight. If the flight is between 1 a.m. and 6 a.m. please contact property for Charter. Surcharge may apply.
  • Exercise facility 24 Hour
  • Gift shop or newsstand
  • Free parking
  • Outdoor parking
  • Truck/RV parking
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Inter corridor
  • Multilingual staff English, French, German, Japanese
  • Free wireless Internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless Internet access; Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Conference services
  • Courier
  • Shipping
  • Conference facilities
  • Catering
  • Ballroom
  • Convenience store/Sundry
  • High-speed wireless internet
  • Gold Pan Saloon
  • Free parking
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  • Cable satellite television
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Iron, ironing board
  • Dataports
  • Microwave
  • Wake-up calls
  • High-speed Internet available
  • Air-conditioning available 4th floor only
  • Desk/work area available
  • Voice mail
  • Hairdryer
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes
  • Sofabed available, in one or two bedroom suites only.
  • Spa available in king and queen suite rooms only.
  • Adjoining rooms available
  • Crib available, in some rooms
  • Desktop fan
  • Self-controlled heating
  • Rollaway available, in some rooms

Kitchenettes: available In 1 or 2 Bedroom Suites only.

  • Pots/pans/dishes
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