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The Astro Hill Complex and Creekside Village Apartments - Iqaluit, Nunavut.

Nunastar Properties Inc. owns and manages residential and commercial real estate properties in Iqaluit, Nunavut. These properties consist of 345 apartment units and approximately 10,000 sq ft of commercial retail space in the Astro Hill Complex which includes a 95 room hotel, a major conference centre, a fitness centre, movie theatre, three restaurants, the broadcast studios of CBC North, a convenience store and Government of Nunavut offices.

The Astro Hill Complex incorporates the 6-Storey and 8-Storey apartment buildings while the adjacent Creekside Village offers 145 rental units in 9 apartment and townhome buildings.

For more information on apartment rentals, please contact us.

Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Nunastar is one the leading residential real estate companies in Canada’s North.  Nunastar is part of the Touchstone group of companies.

After celebrating a decade of successful business in Canada’s North, Nunastar established the Nunastar Fund for Northern Children.  This $1 million endowment fund annually supports charitable organizations that support children’s causes in the North.  For more information click here.

Nunastar also operates: 

The Frobisher Inn - Iqaluit, Nunavut

The Frobisher Inn, located in Iqaluit, is the largest full-service business hotel in Nunavut. With 95 rooms, a 200 person capacity conference room, smaller meeting rooms, dining room (Gallery Dining Room), bar (Storehouse Bar & Grill), coffee shop (Caribrew Cafe) and free high speed Internet, it is the preferred hotel for business and leisure travelers. The Frobisher Inn is located in the Astro Hill mall with indoor connections to a pharmacy, grocery store, video rentals, swimming pool, bank machine, movie theatre, government offices, and the CBC. 

The hotel has been in business for over 30 years but was expanded and fully renovated in the early 2000’s. 

Explorer Hotel - Yellowknife NWT

The Explorer Hotel is the pre-eminent full-service business hotel in Yellowknife, NWT. At 187 rooms, it is the largest hotel in Yellowknife along with offering the largest (350 person capacity) full-service banquet facilities in the North, a full-service restaurant, and a lounge. 

The Explorer has been in business for over 30 years and along with adding 60 new rooms in 2008, has been fully renovated. 

Nunastar Properties Inc. is part of the Touchstone Holdings group of companies. Touchstone is a privately held Edmonton company with extensive real estate and hotel assets, oil & gas operations, and private equity investments in Western and Northern Canada. 

Contact information is available on our Contact page.

Nunastar Properties Inc. owns and manages residential and commercial real estate properties in Iqaluit, Nunavut. These properties consist of 345 apartment units and approximately 10,000 sq ft of commercial retail space in the Astro Hill Complex which includes a 95 room hotel, a major conference centre, a fitness centre, movie theatre, three restaurants, the broadcast studios of CBC North, a convenience store and Government of Nunavut offices.

The Astro Hill Complex incorporates the 6-Storey and 8-Storey apartment buildings while the adjacent Creekside Village offers 145 rental units in 9 apartment and townhome buildings.