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    The Westin Nova Scotian

    1181 Hollis St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 2P6, Canada
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          US$180
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          Overview
          • Excellent38%
          • Very good32%
          • Average18%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible4%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Reviewed yesterday via mobile

          There were definitely good things about this place..the location right across from the market/Pier 21, the view of the harbour from our room, the Starbucks coffee and comfy beds. But only parts of the room had been redone so it looked old, the linens on...More

          Thank Crysee
          Hotel's Favourite
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          We were celebrating the 50th wedding anniversary of family members at Sunday brunch. From the moment our party of 21 arrived, we were greeted and were guided to our seats. As we passed the various food stations, our hostess described each one to us. We...More

          Thank bgtmama
          Response from John W, General Manager at The Westin Nova ScotianResponded 2 weeks ago

          Hi, Congratulations on the celebration of such a milestone and glad to hear you all enjoyed your experience. The team works very hard to ensure we have he best brunch in town! Glad you felt like Royalty and hope to see you again soon. Be...More

          Reviewed 2 days ago

          We are part of the Great Rail Journey group and after travelling from Vancouver to Halifax enjoying wonderful hotels on route we were extremely disappointed with the Westin especially as it is our last stay and experience of hotels in Canada. Our rooms were dirty...More

          Thank Jan F
          Reviewed 4 days ago

          Location is the great part of this. The good part is the hotel is friendly and has ammenties. The rooms are average though, in need of upgrading. Sleeps you well for the night or two. Overall, it was averageMore

          Thank Adam C
          Response from John W, General Manager at The Westin Nova ScotianResponded 3 days ago

          Hi Adam, Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Westin Nova Scotian in beautiful downtown Halifax. Happy to hear you enjoyed the hotel and wanted to let you know that we are excited to start a complete room renovation this year. Be...More

          Reviewed 4 days ago

          I've stayed here countless times, great staff from the guys that work the front door/valet, though front desk, cleaning staff and restaurant folks. They remember me by name and are always welcoming. Two thumbs up!

          Thank deleskie
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          About
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          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Room Service
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
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          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
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          • US$180 - US$262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #3 Spa Hotel in Halifax
          • #4 Luxury Hotel in Halifax
          • #14 Family Hotel in Halifax
          • #15 Romantic Hotel in Halifax
          • #15 Business Hotel in Halifax
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          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 310
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          G B
          What's the difference between Traditional and Premium room?
          20 February 2017|
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          Response from Sylvia_10 | Reviewed this property |
          I can't answer that question, it's best to contact the hotel, I'm sure they would be happy to answer your questions! Sorry I couldn't help
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          Ian M
          We have a reservation that includes breakfast. I can find nothing on the hotel site (or here) about what's on offer for breakfast (hot or cold), where it is offered, when it is available, whether a cash breakfast is preferable, etc. Does anyone know and can provide me with enough info to decide whether to change our reservation?
          1 February 2016|
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          Response from Sharon M | Reviewed this property |
          When we stayed at The Westin, a free breakfast was not offered. There is a restaurant on site but I believe, although attached to the hotel, it is separate. We couldn't quite understand the menu attached to the wall next to... More
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          bigbadbeav
          What are the best rooms for water view.I am taking my daughter to the IWK hospital for tests and she said she wants to watch the boats.Any help would be greatly appreciated we are checking in tomorrow at 3.Jan 25,2015
          24 January 2015|
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          Response from Marion W | Reviewed this property |
          I agree with Ryan . . . ask for rooms facing the water but also need to be on upper floors for the best view.
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