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Halifax Hotels

Westin Nova Scotian

  • 1181 Hollis St. Map It
  • Halifax
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  • Half the rooms have harbor views
  • Free downtown shuttle on weekdays


  • On southern edge of the action
  • Some bathrooms are cramped

Updated 11/15/2013

Fodor's Review

This imposing 1930s hotel sits beside the train station, with the harbor behind and Cornwallis Park in front, and though it provides top-notch business services, it also has a resort-y feel. Along with a pool and a rare downtown tennis court, the Westin offers a small Wii/Xbox lounge for kids, plus complimentary activities such as face painting, movie nights, pool activities, and train-station tours in July and August. An in-house spa appeals to adults, and everyone will appreciate the signature "heavenly beds." The restaurant, Elements, serves fresh seafood, pastas, and meatier fare.

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1181 Hollis St., Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 2P6, Canada

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902-421–1000; 877-993–7846

Hotel Details:

  • 310 rooms, 6 suites
  • Rate includes: No meals

Updated 11/15/2013

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