Whitehorse

Best Western Gold Rush Inn

Varuni Sakhalkar

Deal Expert

Why We Love This Deal

Cancel without Fees

Secure your travel dates now and, if you need to cancel your booking, you can do so 24 hours prior to check-in without fees.


Yukon vacations in prime northern lights season can be pricey, but this deal at Whitehorse’s Best Western Gold Rush Inn saves you 30% on room-only packages through summer and an option to add a tour to chase the bucket list-worthy Aurora Borealis.

“Canada’s Yukon Territory is a dramatic and surprisingly accessible escape to the north” — Forbes

What’s Included

  • Stays in a Deluxe Queen or Deluxe Two Queen Room:
    • $80 per night … Oct. 1 – Dec. 31
    • $95 per night … through Sept. 30
  • Stays with Aurora Borealis viewing tour for two:
    • $213 per night … Aug. 18 – Dec. 31
    • The tour includes van transfers, an English-speaking guide, one night of guided Aurora watching in a heated wall tent or log cabin, hot drinks, snacks and campfire


Travelzoo Tip
: Read our guide to the Yukon to help you plan your trip.

What You Need to Know

  • Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be made 24 hours before arrival
  • Price based on a maximum of two guests sharing a room
  • Aurora Borealis tour needs to be booked two weeks in advance; additional persons (adult or children) above double occupancy are $70 each
  • No resort fee
  • Free Wi-Fi 
  • Self-parking is complimentary
  • Pet-friendly; additional fees apply 
  • For more details, see “Policies” and “Amenities” sections
  • Free shuttle to and from Whitehorse International Airport
  • Aveda-approved hair salon and day spa within the hotel
  • Located along Main Street, steps away from various restaurants, shopping and attractions such as the S.S. Klondike National Historic Site

In the heart of downtown Whitehorse, this historic hotel is steps away from shopping and local restaurants. The MacBride Museum of Yukon History and North End Gallery are both a seven-minute walk from the hotel. Explore the surrounding region and learn more about the heritage and culture of the local community.

Venture into the outdoors by hitting the trails in a dogsled, ice fishing on a frozen lake or taking a soak in geothermal waters at Takhini Hot Pools, only a 30-minute drive away. At night, be sure to catch a tour to witness the natural phenomenon of the northern lights.

After a day out exploring, relax with a drink at the hotel’s cocktail lounge or at the famous Gold Pan Saloon, which often hosts live music shows. You can also unwind at the hotel’s Aveda-approved salon and spa with a facial or massage, or get a workout in at the fitness centre.

Kitchenettes are available in one- and two-bedroom suites, equipped with basic kitchenware.

This pet-friendly hotel also gives you the option to bring your four-legged best friends (fee of $30 per day applies, limited to one dog per suite). All guests receive free high-speed Wi-Fi and parking.

  • Infant cots / cribs
  • Bar
  • Newspaper / magazines
  • Gym / fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Pet-friendly
  • Spa
  • Extra beds (fees apply)
  • 100% smoke-free
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Complimentary airport transfer
  • Currency exchange / ATM
  • Express check-in / checkout
  • Hair salon (fees apply)
  • Laundry / dry cleaning
  • Safe in reception (fees apply)
  • Business center
  • Air-conditioning
  • Coffee / tea-making facilities
  • Fridge
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Kitchenette in some rooms
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout
  • Accessible bathroom in some rooms
  • Accessible meeting room
  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible restaurant
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible




Standard Time is 3pm.
Minimum age required to check in: 18.




Standard Time is 11am.




Children 12 and under stay free of charge when using existing bedding.
Crib/Pack ‘n Play available upon request: free of charge.
Extra bedding available upon request: C$25 plus tax, per night.

  • Rates based on two guests. Extra guest charges in the Deluxe Two Queen will apply as follows:

  • $20 CAD plus tax for each guest 13 and over when booking the Travelzoo Deal – Room Only
  • $95 CAD plus tax for each guest (regardless of age) when booking the Travelzoo Deal – Aurora Tour





Pets are allowed on request and will be charged at C$30 plus tax per pet per night.
Maximum weight: 80 pounds.

Maximum one dog per room.
Guests must advise hotel of pet ahead of arrival.





Please note that at the advice of local health authorities, hotel services may be temporarily closed; our Fitness Centre and complimentary airport shuttle has temporarily ceased operations.