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    The Westin Nova Scotian

    1181 Hollis St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 2P6, Canada
    1 (902) 421-1000
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    Overview
    • Excellent38%
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    Reviewed yesterday

    This Westin is an older property near the Halifax waterfront. The key and room assignments were ready when we arrived and luggage was quickly delivered to the rooms. Four quick elevators. Public areas show signs of age- stained carpets and scuffed walls. The room was...More

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    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    So I spent a day in Halifax on a cruise stop. I walked around about 15 miles taking in the sights and was walking back toward the ship but still had an hour to kill before I had to get back on. That's when I...More

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    Response from John W, General Manager at The Westin Nova ScotianResponded 3 October 2017

    Hi, Thank you for stopping by and spending some time relaxing before heading back to your ship. Johnny had shared his experience with you and I was so pleased to hear he made it to you and you were able to cruise on in peace....More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The last time I was at this hotel was in the late 1980's; I recall the beautiful wood paneling in the lobby, The wood is still there but time has taken its toll - perhaps the hotel was just remodeled in the 1980's. Now it...More

    Thank BHB29
    Response from John W, General Manager at The Westin Nova ScotianResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for staying with us again and for providing feedback on your stay. We are excited for our full room renovation which starts next month. I hope you come back and see us again! Be well, John

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I was en route to New York from Montreal by cruise ship when a severe Atlantic storm forced the ship to dock in Halifax for what would turn out to be two nights. The rest of the cruise was cancelled and the ship was ultimately...More

    Thank Lewis D
    Response from John W, General Manager at The Westin Nova ScotianResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Lewis, I am sorry to hear that your cruise was cut short but happy that we were able to accommodate you at the Westin Nova Scotian. I am glad to hear you had a great expereicne and I hope the rest of your trip...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I traveled to Halifax from Montreal with my family on the train. One pro to this hotel is it is located right at the train stop, so we just collected our baggage and checked into the hotel right there. That was great considering we had...More

    Thank Megan M
    Response from John W, General Manager at The Westin Nova ScotianResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for staying with us Megan and for providing feedback on your stay. I hope you all had a safe trip back home to Montreal and that we will see you again if your travels bring you back to Halifax. I also am excited...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
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    • US$124 - US$239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Spa Hotel in Halifax
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Halifax
    • #14 Family Hotel in Halifax
    • #15 Business Hotel in Halifax
    • #15 Romantic Hotel in Halifax
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    • Number of rooms
    • 310
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    rick t
    6 August 2017|
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    Response from Careen L | Reviewed this property |
    Call Room Service. They will send it right up. All the restaurants are tied to room service. You receive a menu and what is available and when for room service in the room. If you have questions, just ring the desk. All... More
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    21 February 2017|
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    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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    Response from Careen L | Reviewed this property |
    Just call the desk and talk to the staff. The Westin Nova Scotian is one of the friendliest best hotels around. As far as breakfast is concerned, or any other order, there is a list in the room and you just pick up the phone... More
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