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Waverley Inn

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Calgary
Reviewed 24 September 2013

I chose the Waverley Inn for the convenience of the location. It is a block and a bit from the train station, so the Via Rail access couldn't be better. What a wonderful experience to find this charming hotel filled with character and good service. There are wonderful pieces of antique furniture everywhere. My guest room, though smallish, offered charm...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 24 September 2013

Waverly Inn was a nice hotel with plenty of open parking spaces, located quite close to the boardwalk along the harbour front. Our room was nice and cosy though the washroom was quite small. Tea, coffee and biscuits were available 24 hours on the hall near the reception and I thought that was a nice touch. It meant you didn’t...

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Thank Dinesh R
Shropshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2013

We spent two nights at the Waverley. What a wonderful start to our Canadian trip. We were enchanted when we saw our beautiful room. Victorian but with central heating & modern bathroom. We had a great welcome on arrival & all the staff were pleasant & helpful. There is a complimentary breakfast provided. Free parking is a bonus but we...

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Thank Patricia I
Halifax
Reviewed 9 September 2013

Our short stay at the beautifully appointed Waverley Inn was spoiled by a frequent but inconsistent rhythmic drip of rainwater onto the aircon box outside our window, which kept us awake all night. The tinny sound of water on metal was clearly heard (despite closing window) all night. When we were asked at checkout time if our stay was ok,...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 6 September 2013

For a last minute reservation, Waverley Inn was a great find. Its location makes it easy access to down-town everything. The staff was extremely helpful and friendly. Walking up three flights was a bit unpleasant but the trick is to carry as little luggage as possible - just the absolutely necessary. I'll know next time ! Free parking was a...

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1Thank ozincan5
Halifax
Reviewed 2 September 2013

To say the Waverley Inn is beautiful would be an understatement. There is nothing I would change about this place. A great location right downtown, clean, friendly service, gorgeous stately rooms. Our room was large and spacious, free wifi, and all the amenities you could ask for. I would highly recommend it for anyone coming to halifax!

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2Thank krisfa84
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 31 August 2013

The fluffy beds with their gigantic pillows and duvets are worth the cost alone. But when you add this in to the price, the beautifully maintained building and the friendly service this is a steal compared to local hotels. Comes with antique four poster beds, good sized rooms, a nice array of amenities in your room, Wifi, afternoon biscuits and...

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1Thank Kellylisamatt
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2013

This inn is beautiful and very central. The room we stayed in was huge and the beds and furniture were lovely. The staff were very friendly and helpful and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The complimentary tea/coffee downstairs and the lovely sitting area with computers was a very nice touch. We will definitely stay here again if we ever return...

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Thank chukpop
Reviewed 27 August 2013

The inn is very nicely decorated with a lovely area downstairs for sitting relaxing or using the computers. Free wifi. Room we stayed in was quite small but served the purpose of our one night stay. Window A/C. Complimentary tea/coffee downstairs in the hallway which I would prefer to have a small kettle in the room for tea. I find...

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Reviewed 22 August 2013

Very convenient to downtown Halifax. We used our car only for the drive to the Citadel.Rum quite clean and quiet with beautiful attention to detail...wallpaper, bedspread, etc.Would definitely stay here again. Henry's for casual dining, and Stories for gourmet dining are quite near.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautifully restored and centrally located inn close to all of downtown Halifax's major attractions. Thirty-four antique-filled rooms all with en-suite bath, many with Jacuzzi. A non-smoking property offering free parking, continental-plus breakfast buffet and high-speed wireless. History and hospitality join hands at Halifax's Waverley Inn. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waverley Inn

Address: 1266 Barrington St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1Y5, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Halifax Region > Halifax > South End
Price Range: $122 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Waverley Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 34
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Also Known As:
Waverley Hotel Halifax
Waverley Inn Halifax, Nova Scotia
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#9 Romantic Hotel in Halifax
#10 Family Hotel in Halifax
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“Each room is incredibly unique, though top floor rooms can be a bit snug due to the roof line.”
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“No elevator, but a grand staircase if you don't mind the climb.”
 of 5 bubbles voybar, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The price point for petite rooms is great if you can walk stairs I have picked these rooms in the past and never been disappointed.”
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“First floor at side of the building overlooking car park in room 112. A/C unit noisy so had window open and were able to sleep well”
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