Do you have pet-friendly units? | ᓂᕐᔪᑎᖃᖅᐱᑦ-ᐊᖏᕐᕋᕐᒥᐅᑕᐅᔪᓐᓇᖅᑐᓂᒃ?

We allow some pets in some units; see our pet policy.

ᐱᔪᓐᓇᐅᑎᖃᖅᑐᒍᑦ ᐊᒥᓲᙱᑦᑐᓂᑦ ᓂᕐᔪᑎᓂᒃ ᐃᒡᓗᒋᔭᐅᔪᓂ; ᑕᑯᓗᒍ ᓂᕐᔪᑎᓄᑦ ᐊᑐᐊᒐᐃᑦ.

Is smoking permitted? | ᓱᐴᖅᑐᕈᓐᓇᖅᐸᑦ?

All of our units and buildings are non-smoking.

ᑕᒪᕐᒥᑦ ᐃᒡᓗᒋᔭᓄᑦ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐃᒡᓗᐃᑦ ᓱᐴᑐᕐᕕᔅᓴᐅᙱᑐᑦ.

Is there a damage deposit? | ᓱᕋᐃᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᓇᓪᓕᐅᒃᑯᒫᖃᐸ?

Yes, a damage deposit equal to one-month's rent is due when the lease is signed.

ᐄ, ᓱᕋᐃᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᓇᓪᓕᐅᒃᑯᒫᑎᑕᖃᖅᑐᖅ ᐊᔾᔨᒋᔭᖓᓄᑦ ᐊᑕᐅᓯᕐᒧᑦ-ᑕᖅᑭᒧᑦ ᐊᑐᖅᑐᐊᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐊᑭᓕᐅᑎᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐊᑐᖅᑐᐊᖅᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐊᑎᓕᐅᖅᑎᓪᓗᑎᑦ.

Do all units have parking with plugs-ins? ᑕᒪᕐᒥᒃ ᐃᒡᓗᖃᖅᑐᑦ ᓄᓇᓯᐅᑎᓄᑦ ᐃᓂᒃᓴᖃᖅᐸᑦ ᐅᐊᔭᐅᑎᓄᑦ?

Units in Astro Hill Landing with direct to outside access have a powered parking spot right outside the front door.

ᐃᒡᓗᐃᑦ ᐋᔅᑑ ᑭᙵᒥ ᓄᑦᑎᖅᑐᕐᓂᖅ ᓯᓚᒥ ᐱᔪᓐᓇᐅᑎᖃᖅᑐᑦ ᐅᐊᔭᐅᑎᒃᑯᑦ ᓄᓇᓯᐅᑎᓄᑦ ᐃᓂᒃᓴᐃᑦ ᓯᓚᑖᓂ ᓯᕗᓂᐊᓂ ᒪᑐᖓᓂᑦ.

Who do I call for repairs and maintenance? | ᑭᓇᒧᑦ ᐅᖄᓚᒍᓐᓇᖅᐳᖓ ᓴᓇᔭᐅᔪᔅᓴᓄᑦ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᑲᔪᓯᑎᑦᑎᓂᕐᒧᑦ?

 During office hours (Monday to Friday – 8:30 am to 5:00 pm; closed from Noon until 1:00 pm), drop by the rental office; call 867-979-5558 or send an email.

For overnight maintenance issues and for security concerns please call 867-222-2909.

ᐃᖅᑲᓇᐃᔭᕐᓇᐅᑎᓪᓗᒍ ᐊᓪᓚᕝᕕᒻᒥ ᐃᑲᕐᕋᐃᑦ (ᓇᒡᒐᔾᔭᐅᒥᑦ ᑕᓪᓕᕐᒥᒧᑦ 8:30 ᐅᓪᓛᒃᑯᑦ 5:00 ᐅᓐᓄᔅᓴᒃᑯᑦ), ᑕᑯᒋᐊᕐᓗᒋᑦ ᐊᑐᖅᑐᐊᖅᑎᑦᑎᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᑦ ᐊᓪᓚᕝᕕᖓ, ᐅᖄᓚᓗᑎᑦ 867-979-5558 ᐅᕝᕙᓘᓐᓃᑦ ᖃᕋᓴᐅᔭᒃᑯᑦ ᑎᑎᕋᕐᓗᑎᑦ.

ᐅᓐᓄᐊᒃᑯᑦ ᓴᓇᔪᖃᕆᐊᖃᕐᓂᖅᐸᑦ ᐊᑲᐅᙱᓕᐅᕈᑎᓄᑦ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐊᑦᑕᕐᓇᖅᑕᐃᓕᒪᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐃᓱᒫᓘᑎᒋᔭᐅᔪᑦ ᐅᖄᓚᓗᑎᑦ 867-222-2909.

Does Nunastar have onsite security? | ᓄᓇᔅᑖᕐ ᐱᖃᖅᐸᑦ ᓇᔪᕐᕕᒻᒥ ᐊᑦᑕᕐᓇᖅᑕᐃᓕᒪᕐᓂᒧᑦ?

Nunastar offers comprehensive security coverage with video surveillance covering the entire complex and on-site security coverage. For any security concerns, call 867-222-2909.

ᓄᓇᔅᑕᕐ ᑐᔨᑦᑎᕋᖅᑐᑦ ᐃᓚᒋᔭᖃᖅᑐᑦ ᐊᑦᑕᕐᓇᖅᑕᐃᓕᒪᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᑕᕐᕆᔭᐅᑎᒃᑯᑦ ᓂᐱᓕᐅᕈᑎᓂᒃ ᐊᑕᖏᖅᑐᒍ ᐃᒡᓗᒋᔭᖅ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᓇᔪᕐᕕᒻᒥ ᐊᑦᑕᕐᓇᖅᑕᐃᓕᒪᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ. ᐊᑦᑕᕐᓇᖅᑕᐃᓕᒪᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐃᓱᒫᓘᑎᑕᖃᖅᐸᑦ, ᐅᖄᓚᓗᑎᑦ 867-222-2909.

How close are the schools? | ᖃᓄᖅ ᖃᓂᑎᒋᕙᑦ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕐᕖᑦ?

Both an elementary school and a high school are a short walking distance away.

ᑕᒪᒃᑭᑦ ᒥᑭᓂᖅᓴᓄᑦ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕐᕖᑦ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐊᖏᓂᖅᓴᓄᑦ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᕐᕕᒃ ᐅᖓᓯᓗᐊᙱᑦᑐᑦ ᐱᓱᕝᕕᒋᓗᒋᑦ.

Where do I get groceries? | ᓇᒧᑦ ᓂᐅᕕᕐᕕᓕᐊᕈᓐᓇᖅᐳᖓ ᓂᕿᔅᓴᓄᑦ?

Groceries are available at Ventures Market Place (next to Astro Hill Landing) and Northmart – both of which are a 5 minute walk from Astro Hill Centre. The QuickStop Convenience Store at Astro Hill Centre offers a variety of snacks, beverages and other grocery and convenience items.

ᓂᖀᑦ ᑕᐃᒪᐅᔪᑦ ᕕᓐᑐᔅ ᓂᐅᕕᕐᕕᐊᓂ (ᖃᓂᒋᔭᖓ ᐋᔅᑑ ᑭᙵᖅ ᑐᙵᕝᕕᐊᓂᑦ) ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᓄᐊᑦᒫᑦ ᓂᐅᕕᕐᕕᒃ - ᑕᒪᒃᑭᒃ 5 ᒥᓂᑦᓄᑦ ᐱᓱᕝᕕᒃ ᐋᔅᑑ ᑭᙵᖓᓂᑦ. ᑯᐃᒃᔅᑖᑉ ᓂᐅᕕᕐᕕᐊᓛᖅ ᐋᔅᑑ ᑭᙵᖓᓂ ᐊᔾᔨᒌᙱᑦᑐᓂᒃ ᑕᒧᐊᒐᔅᓴᐃᑦ, ᐃᒦᑦ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐊᓯᖏᑦ ᓂᕿᑦ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᓱᓇᐃᑦ ᐊᑐᖅᑕᐅᔪᓐᓇᖅᑐᑦ.

What amenities are at Astro Hill? | ᓱᓇᐅᕙᑦ ᐊᑲᐅᓈᕈᑎᔅᓴᐃᑦ ᐋᔅᑑ ᑭᙵᖓᓂ?

Astro Hill Centre is the home of the Frobisher Inn hotel, The Frob Kitchen & Eatery restaurant; the Caribrew Café and the Storehouse Bar & Grill. It is also home to the Quickstop Convenience Store, the NunaCash ATM, the Astro Theatre (first-run movies) and the Frobisher Inn Fitness Centre (open to the public with memberships available at the front desk). For more information, visit

ᐋᔅᑑ ᑭᙵᖓ ᐊᖏᕐᕋᖅ ᐃᖃᓗᐃᑦ ᓯᓂᑦᑕᕐᕕᐊᓄᑦ, ᐃᖃᓗᐃᑦ ᐃᒐᕝᕕᒃ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᓂᕆᕝᕕᒃ; ᑭᐊᕆᐴ ᑲᐱᑐᕐᕕᒃ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᔅᑐᐊᕼᐊᐅᔅ ᐃᒥᕐᕕᒃ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᓂᕆᕝᕕᒃ. ᐊᖏᕐᕋᕆᔭᐅᔪᖅ ᑯᐃᒃᔅᑖᑉ ᓂᐅᕕᕐᕕᐊᓄᑦ, ᓄᓇᑳᔅ ᑮᓇᐅᔭᒃᑯᕝᕕᒃ, ᐋᔅᑑ ᑭᙵᖅ ᑕᕐᕆᔭᕐᕕᒃ (ᓯᕗᓪᓕᖅᐹᑦ ᑕᐅᑐᒐᔅᓴᐃᑦ ᓴᖅᑭᑦᑐᑦ) ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐃᖃᓗᐃᑦ ᓯᓂᑦᑕᕐᕕᒃ ᐱᖃᐃᓕᓴᕐᓂᖅ (ᒪᑐᐃᖓᔪᖅ ᑭᒃᑯᑐᐃᓐᓇᓄᑦ ᐊᑎᓕᐅᖅᓯᒪᔪᓄᑦ ᐊᑐᐃᓐᓇᐅᔪᑦ ᐊᓪᓚᕝᕕᒻᒥ). ᑐᑭᓯᐊᒃᑲᓐᓂᕈᒪᒍᕕᑦ ᐅᐸᓪᓗᒍ

Can I get the elevator locked off for my move? | ᓄᖅᑲᖅᑎᑦᑎᔪᓐᓇᐳᖓ ᖃᖓᑦᑕᐅᑎᒧᑦ ᓄᑦᑎᖅᑐᖅᑎᓪᓗᖓ?

Yes you can – contact the Nunastar rental office for more information.

ᐄ ᐱᔪᓐᓇᖅᑐᑎᑦ - ᖃᐅᔨᒋᐊᕐᓗᒋᑦ ᓄᓇᔅᑖ ᐊᑐᖅᑐᐊᖅᑎᑦᑎᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᑦ ᐊᓪᓚᕝᕕᖓ ᑐᑭᓯᐊᒃᑲᓂᕈᑎᔅᓴᓄᑦ.

How far is the walk from Astro Hill to downtown? | ᖃᓄᖅ ᐅᖓᓯᑎᒋᕙ ᐱᓱᓪᓗᓂ ᐋᔅᑑ ᑭᙵᖓᓂ ᕿᑎᐊᓄᑦ ᓄᓇᒋᔭᒧᑦ?

 It is a 5-minute walk to downtown. Iqaluit is a small town, so everything is a quick stroll away. For a longer walk, Sylvia Grinnell Park is only a kilometer outside of town.

5 ᒥᓂᑦᓄᑦ ᐱᓱᕝᕕᔅᓴᖅ ᕿᑎᐊᓄᑦ. ᐃᖃᓗᐃᑦ ᒥᑭᔪᖅ ᓄᓇᓕᖓ, ᑕᐃᒫᒃ ᓱᓇᓗᒃᑖᑦ ᖃᓂᖅᑐᑦ ᐱᓱᓪᓗᓂ. ᐊᑯᓂᐅᓂᖅᓴᒧᑦ ᐱᓱᒍᒪᒍᕕᑦ, ᓯᐅᕕᐊ ᒍᓂᐅ ᒥᙳᐃᖅᓯᕐᕕᖓᓄᑦ ᐊᑕᐅᓯᖅ ᑭᓚᒦᑕ ᓯᓚᑖᓂ ᓄᓇᓕᒥᑦ.

Are taxis available, and how much do they cost? | ᑖᒃᓯᖃᖅᐸ ᐊᑐᐃᓐᓇᐅᔪᔅᓴᓂᒃ, ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᖃᔅᓯᐅᕙᑦ ᐊᑭᖏᑦ?

Yes. The price for a cab ride is $7.00 per person, per ride.

ᐄ. ᐊᑭᖏᑦ ᑖᒃᓯᒧᑦ ᐊᒡᔭᖅᑕᐅᓂᖅ $7.00 ᐊᑕᐅᓯᖅ ᐃᓄᒻᒧᑦ, ᐊᑕᐅᓯᖅ ᐊᒡᔭᖅᑕᐅᓂᕐᒧᑦ.

Are there car or skidoo rentals available in Iqaluit? | ᓄᓇᓯᐅᑎᖃᖅᐸᑦ ᐅᕝᕙᓘᓐᓃᑦ ᓯᑭᑑᑦ ᐊᑐᖅᑐᐊᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐃᖃᓗᓐᓂ?

 Cars are available to rent through Driving Force, (867) 979-2088. For skidoo rentals contact Arctic Cat, (867) 979-6280.

ᓄᓇᓯᐅᑎᑦ ᐊᑐᐃᓐᓇᐅᔪᑦ ᐊᑐᖅᑐᐊᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᓄᓇᓯᐅᑎᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᑦ ᑐᐊᕕᖕ ᕗᐊᔅ, (867) 979-2088.  ᓯᑭᑑᒧᑦ ᐊᑐᖅᑐᐊᕐᓂᖅ ᖃᐅᔨᒋᐊᕐᓗᑎᑦ ᐋᒃᑎᒃ ᑳᑦ, (867) 979-6280.

What animals can be found in and around Iqaluit? | ᓱᓇᐅᕙᑦ ᓂᕐᔪᑎᑦ ᑕᑯᔭᐅᔪᓐᓇᖅᑐᑦ ᐃᖃᓗᐃᑦ ᐃᓗᐊᓂ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᓯᓚᑖᓂ?

Arctic hares, arctic fox, ptarmigans, ravens and snow buntings are common. In the spring, seals and walrus can be found in Frobisher Bay. To see caribou requires a trip further outside of town.

ᐅᑲᓖᑦ, ᑎᕆᒐᓂᐊᑦ, ᐊᕿᒡᒌᑦ, ᑐᓗᒐᐃᑦ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᖃᐅᓪᓗᖅᑕᐃᑦ ᑕᐃᒪᐅᒐᔪᒃᑐᑦ. ᐅᐱᕐᖓᔅᓵᒃᑯᑦ, ᓇᑦᑏᑦ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐊᐃᕖᑦ ᑕᑯᔭᐅᔪᓐᓇᖅᑐᑦ ᐃᖃᓗᓐᓂ. ᑐᒃᑐᓂᒃ ᑕᑯᓂᐊᕐᓗᓂ ᐅᖓᓯᑦᑐᒧᑦ ᐃᖏᕐᕋᒐᔅᓴᖅ ᓄᓇᓕᒥᑦ.

What about polar bears? | ᓇᓄᐃᓪᓕ?

It is rare to see polar bears in Iqaluit.

ᑕᑯᔭᐅᒐᔪᐃᑦᑐᑦ ᓇᓄᐃᑦ ᐃᖃᓗᓐᓂ.

Is there a place I can try northern food? | ᓇᒧᙳᐊᕈᓐᓇᖅᐳᖓ ᐅᑭᐅᖅᑕᖅᑐᖅ ᓂᕿᖏᓐᓄᑦ ᐆᑦᑐᕐᓗᖓ?

 The Frob at Astro Hill regularly features "country" food such as arctic char and caribou, based on availability and seasonality.

ᓯᓂᑦᑕᕐᕕᒃ ᐋᔅᑑ ᑭᙵᖓᓂ ᑕᐃᒪᐅᒐᔪᒃᑐᑦ "ᐃᓄᐃᑦ" ᓂᕿᖏᑦ ᐆᑦᑑᑎᒋᓗᒍ ᐃᖃᓗᒃᐱᒃ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᑐᒃᑐ, ᑕᐃᒪᐅᓂᖏᓐᓄᑦ ᑭᓯᐊᓂ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᖃᖓᐅᑎᓪᓗᒍ ᐅᑭᐅᖓᓂ.

Is there dog sledding in Iqaluit? | ᕿᒧᒃᓯᒍᓐᓇᖅᐸᑦ ᐃᖃᓗᓐᓂ?

Dogsledding tours take place in winter and early spring. One provider we recommend is Discover Dog Sledding, (867) 979-3808.

ᕿᒧᒃᓯᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐃᖏᕐᕋᕐᓂᖅ ᐅᑭᐅᒃᑯᑦ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐅᐱᕐᖓᓵᖑᓕᕌᖓᑦ. ᐊᑕᐅᓯᖅ ᐱᔨᑦᑎᕋᖅᑎ ᐅᖃᐅᔾᔪᐃᙳᐊᖅᑕᕗᑦ ᖃᐅᔨᒋᐊᕆᑦ

ᕿᒧᕐᓯᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ, (867) 979-3808.

Where can I buy Inuit art? | ᓇᒥ ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᓴᓇᙳᐊᒐᓂᒃ ᓂᐅᕕᕈᓐᓇᖅᐳᖓ?

Several local stores have an impressive selection of Inuit art. In the evening, local carvers stop by the lobby of the Frobisher Inn and in The Frob restaurant to sell their wares.

ᐊᒥᓱᑲᓪᓚᐃᑦ ᓂᐅᕕᕐᕖᑦ ᐱᐅᔪᓂᒃ ᓂᕈᐊᒐᔅᓴᖃᖅᑐᑦ ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᓴᓇᙳᐊᒐᖏᓐᓂᒃ. ᐅᓐᓄᐊᒃᑯᑦ, ᓄᓇᓕᒥ ᓴᓇᙳᐊᖅᑎᑦ ᓯᓂᑦᑕᕐᕕᓐᓄᐊᓲᑦ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᓂᕆᕝᕕᐊᓄᑦ ᓂᐅᕕᐊᒃᓴᖃᖅᑐᑎᒃ ᓴᓇᙳᐊᖅᑕᖏᓐᓂᒃ.

Where can I find a cash machine? | ᓂᕐᔪᑎᖃᖅᐱᑦ-ᐊᖏᕐᕋᕐᒥᐅᑕᐅᔪᓐᓇᖅᑐᓂᒃ?

A NunaCash ATM is located in the lobby of the Frobisher Inn. There are several other ATMs in various locations around town in addition to full-service branches for RBC, CIBC and Citizens Bank.

ᐱᔪᓐᓇᐅᑎᖃᖅᑐᒍᑦ ᐊᒥᓲᙱᑦᑐᓂᑦ ᓂᕐᔪᑎᓂᒃ ᐃᒡᓗᒋᔭᐅᔪᓂ; ᑕᑯᓗᒍ ᓂᕐᔪᑎᓄᑦ ᐊᑐᐊᒐᐃᑦ.