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The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites

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Originally built in October 1928, the Lord Nelson Hotel is a legendary landmark in downtown Halifax located at the corner of Spring Garden Road and South Park Street across from the beautiful Public Gardens.
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Property amenities
Room service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Park View
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As mentioned in the title, The Lord Nelson is beautiful and clean. Nespresso machine in each room with complimentary water. Pillows are comfortable (rare in most hotels). Also is in a good location near many restaurants and a quaint grocery store.
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My husband was to be staying at the Lord Nelson for two nights this past weekend for St Patrick's Day to visit family. 5 am Saturday my husband was about 30 minutes away from leaving to drive from Maryland to Newark to fly to Nova Scotia when United Airlines cancelled his flight
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All staff that we dealt with were very professional and sincere.Our location was critical because of a family member being treated at the IWK Hospital.we will certainly be staying at your hotel in the future. Hopefully next time our stay at your hotel will be for a casual
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All around great hotel. Staff are super nice. The hotel itself has been around a while and has kept some of the vintage (the old Royal Mail system) while mixing in modern. Price was great and the location is fabulous!
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It'd had been a while... loved being back to this historic hotel... was treated to modern room with Nespresso in the am.... and then a great breakfast in the dining room. As always in Halifax the staff were authentic,friendly and truly helpful ......
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The Petite Room at The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites
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Visiting the Titanic Memorial is very educational and dispels the false myths from Hollywood movies.
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Valet parking available at the Lord Nelson for my large SUV?
We do offer secure underground parking and the clearance is 6.6'. If you would like to contact the hotel with the make and model of your SUV we can check with our concierge to ensure it will fit! We also offer outdoor parking a block away from the hotel for any oversized vehicles.
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Valet parking available at the Lord Nelson for my large SUV?
Yes. They were there when we were. But maybe they were busy. When in doubt I go to the front desk!
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Can you recommend some nearby restaurants please.
Bistro by Liz is a French restaurant frequented by the l9cals and is located just down the street.
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Is the petite double room very small?
Extremely small! Claustrophobic small .... and I don't have clausterphobia....
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"Best views are on the upper floors facing out towards the Public Gardens."
"stay some where else"
"Ask for a room NOT overlooking Spring Garden Rd's traffic and, in the warm months, outdoor, late-night restaurants."
"Ask for a park view room!"
"If you are a big person. ask the desk how large the bathroom is."
US$97 - US$239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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CanadaNova ScotiaHalifax RegionHalifaxSouth EndDowntown Halifax
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