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The Westin Nova Scotian

1181 Hollis Street, Halifax, NS B3H 2P6, Canada
+1 902 421 1000

AED 386+

Overall guest ratings

8.0/10 Good
Based on 1,685 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.1
  • 8.9
  • 5.6
  • 5.1

Good to know

  • Professional service
  • Great shopping

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    About

    In the heart of downtown Halifax, The Westin Nova Scotian's prime location offers a peaceful respite in this beautiful city. With easy access to nearby shopping and dining, you can experience all that downtown has to offer, or simply enjoy a stroll by the boardwalk and wharves of Halifax Harbour. Refresh and renew at our state-of-the-art fitness center which includes an indoor heated pool. Let our food and beverage specialists help you host the perfect event in one of our 23 versatile meeting spaces. Enjoy stunning views of either Halifax Harbour or Cornwallis Park from one of our 310 guest rooms and suites. Each room has contemporary amenities and an oversized bathroom. Relax in one of our cozy Heavenly® Beds.

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    Amenities

    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • ATM on-site
    • Business centre
    • Car hire
    • Internet
    • Concierge service
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Spa
    • Hot tub
    • Indoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beauty salon
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Playground
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Laundry facilities
    • Coffee shop
    • Pets not allowed
    • Parking (surcharge)
    • Wedding services
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 1,685 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      8.3 "Easily accessible by car, said 83%."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.0 "70% said the reception staff was great."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
      8.6 "Housekeeping was great, according to 86%."
      8.5 "85% were happy with the room service."
      8.3 "83% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 6.2 "Average amenities."
      6.1 "61% thought the building was acceptable."
      6.6 "66% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
      6.3 "63% said the architecture was not spectacular."
    • 5.9 "Average cleanliness."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.7 "67% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
      5.0 "Only 50% thought the pool was clean."
    • 5.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
      5.5 "Breakfast prices were ok, according to 55%."
    • 5.6 "Average comfort."
    • 5.1 "Rooms are ok."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.1 "Internet is average."
      6.2 "62% thought it was adequately priced."
    • 4.9 "Vibe wasn't good."
      2.3 "77% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 4.9 "Value below average."
      0.0 "The price was too high for 100%."
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    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 1,044 reviews
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.1 "City centre within easy reach, said 91%."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.3 "93% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
      7.0 "70% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 6.0 "Breakfast is mediocre."
      5.6 "Breakfast prices were ok, according to 56%."
    • 5.8 "Average comfort."
    • 5.4 "Internet is average."
      6.5 "65% thought it was adequately priced."
    • 5.3 "Average cleanliness."
      5.3 "Only 53% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.4 "64% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 5.3 "Average amenities."
      5.3 "53% thought the building was acceptable."
      6.4 "64% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
    • 5.0 "Average value."
    • 4.4 "Rooms are not good."
      1.7 "83% complained about the bathroom."
      1.6 "84% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.0 "70% said rooms were small."
      1.2 "For 88%, the rooms looked old."
      2.1 "79% said the bathroom was dirty."
      0.1 "99% were disappointed with the minibar."
      0.0 "100% criticized the small bathroom."
      0.6 "94% found problems with the furniture."
    • 4.3 "Vibe wasn't good."
      2.0 "80% criticized the unstylish hotel."
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    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 353 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.3 "93% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      8.7 "87% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.9 "Average amenities."
      5.9 "59% thought the building was acceptable."
      6.7 "67% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
    • 5.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.6 "Average cleanliness."
      5.9 "Only 59% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.1 "61% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 5.5 "Average comfort."
    • 5.3 "Pool is mediocre."
    • 5.0 "Average value."
      5.0 "Breakfast prices were ok, according to 50%."
    • 4.9 "Vibe wasn't good."
      2.2 "78% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 4.9 "Rooms are not good."
      3.0 "70% said rooms were small."
      2.0 "80% complained about the bathroom."
      1.5 "85% thought they were poorly maintained."
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    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 134 reviews
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
    • 6.4 "Average amenities."
      6.4 "64% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 6.1 "Average cleanliness."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.7 "Average comfort."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.3 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.2 "Internet is average."
    • 4.8 "Value below average."
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    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    Based on 151 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.0 "Average amenities."
      5.9 "59% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.9 "Average cleanliness."
      6.0 "Only 60% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.5 "Average comfort."
    • 5.1 "Rooms are ok."
      6.0 "Only 60% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.0 "Vibe was decent."
      2.4 "76% criticized the unstylish hotel."
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    Hotel type
    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Good to know
    "Professional service"
    "Great shopping"
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