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    Best Western Plus Chocolate Lake Hotel

    20 St. Margaret's Bay Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3N 1J4, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good38%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “chocolate lab” (100 reviews)
    “games room” (35 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Ugh! So disappointed with our stay. This hotel needs a good cleaning...even the elevators are dirty. We were not pleased at all with our stay. Small bathroom - but sufficient. Room overlooked garbage dumpsters. Not a cheap stay either. Wouldn't recommend it / wouldn't stay...More

    1  Thank Freedom2004
    Response from Michelle W, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Plus Chocolate Lake HotelResponded yesterday

    Freedom2004 - We are so sorry that you did not enjoy your stay. I am following up with our housekeeping & maintenance departments regarding your feedback, and we will implement improvements to ensure we offer a better experience for guests in the future. We hope...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

    This hotel is only a few minutes drive from Downtown Halifax, maybe 15 mins. It is an amazing hotel with stunning views of the lake, well worth a few dollars more to get a lake view room and wake up to the beautiful sight as...More

    Thank Sun-SeekerCalgary
    Response from Michelle W, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Plus Chocolate Lake HotelResponded 7 June 2017

    Sun-seeker Calgary - thank you so much for your detailed review of Chocolate Lake Hotel. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stays as well as your meals in our on-site restaurant, the Lakeside Grill. We hope that if you're travelling back...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Not the best that's for sure. Room looked like it hasn't seen any TLC in 10 years, carpet was dirty, sofa had burn marks, floor was un even and doors wouldn't close properly. Smelled like cleanser, like they were trying to hide some other odours....More

    Thank 3Canuks
    Response from Michelle W, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Plus Chocolate Lake HotelResponded yesterday

    3Canuks - On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you gave us to implement improvements to ensure we offer a better experience for...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I stayed here while in Halifax on business. While I am not much for hotels in general this one is not too bad. If your ordering delivery from local restaurants than they are fairly well placed. The staff are very friendly and very accommodating for...More

    Thank Tyler B
    Response from Michelle W, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Plus Chocolate Lake HotelResponded yesterday

    Tyler B - Thank you for your review of Chocolate Lake Hotel. We are happy that our staff were accommodating in your special requests! We hope to see you again.

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Beautiful and friendly experience. There was construction in the area but the hotel was still full. Everyone one at the hotel were helpful and friendly. Halifax is a fantastic destination with the friendlyist people in CanadaMore

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    Thank gordonp594
    Response from Michelle W, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Plus Chocolate Lake HotelResponded yesterday

    Gordonp594 - Thank you for your review of Chocolate Lake Hotel. There is some current construction happening on St Margarets Bay Road - but we are still open, and accessible via the armdale rotary. We are happy your found the people of Halifax to be...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$119 - US$211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Green Hotel in Halifax
    • #5 Business Hotel in Halifax
    • #6 Family Hotel in Halifax
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Halifax
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 142
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    TriciaAnnMurray
    25 May 2017|
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    Response from Pattie S | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there is a coffee maker and it is a regular brew type that brews a cup at a time.
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    Response from Pattie S | Reviewed this property |
    The drive time to downtown is 10-15 minutes depending on time of day and traffic.
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    20 April 2017|
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    Response from Roy B | Reviewed this property |
    It's about a 10 minute drive...not far or complicated....
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