Overview

The Westin Nova Scotian

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

RM 425+

Overall guest ratings

8.0/10 Good
Based on 1,727 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.1
  • 8.9
  • 5.6
  • 5.3

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  • 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
    • 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 1,727 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.6 "City centre within easy reach, said 96%."
      9.8 "98% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      9.2 "Easily accessible by car, said 92%."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.1 "71% said the reception staff was great."
      9.0 "90% thought the service was very professional."
      7.3 "73% were happy with the room service."
      8.3 "83% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 6.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
      5.4 "Breakfast prices were ok, according to 54%."
    • 6.0 "Average cleanliness."
      6.1 "Only 61% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.7 "67% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 5.9 "Average amenities."
      5.8 "58% thought the building was acceptable."
      6.7 "Sufficient business facilities, according to 67%."
    • 5.6 "Average comfort."
    • 5.3 "Rooms are ok."
      6.1 "Only 61% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.0 "Vibe was decent."
      1.8 "82% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 4.9 "Internet is poor."
      3.8 "62% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 4.0 "Pool is below average."
      2.7 "Dirty pool, said 73%."
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    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 1,036 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.7 "City centre within easy reach, said 97%."
      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."
      8.9 "89% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.1 "71% said the reception staff was great."
      9.0 "90% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.9 "Breakfast is mediocre."
      5.5 "Breakfast prices were ok, according to 55%."
    • 5.5 "Average cleanliness."
      5.4 "Only 54% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.6 "66% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 5.5 "Average comfort."
    • 5.5 "Average amenities."
      5.4 "54% thought the building was acceptable."
      7.0 "70% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
    • 5.0 "Average value."
    • 4.5 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.5 "85% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 4.3 "Rooms are not good."
      1.9 "81% complained about the bathroom."
      3.0 "70% said rooms were small."
      1.1 "89% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.3 "For 87%, the rooms looked old."
      1.9 "81% were disappointed with the minibar."
      2.8 "72% found problems with the furniture."
      3.2 "Air conditioning was criticized by 68%."
      0.0 "100% criticized the small bathroom."
      2.9 "71% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 3.9 "Pool is below average."
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    Overall rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 379 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.3 "93% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      8.9 "89% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.9 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.5 "Average amenities."
      5.5 "55% thought the building was acceptable."
      6.9 "69% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
    • 5.4 "Sufficient wellness & sports facilities."
    • 5.2 "Average comfort."
    • 5.0 "Average cleanliness."
      5.7 "Only 57% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.9 "59% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 4.7 "Rooms are not good."
      2.9 "71% said rooms were small."
      2.2 "78% complained about the bathroom."
      1.1 "89% thought they were poorly maintained."
      1.4 "For 86%, the rooms looked old."
    • 4.6 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.6 "84% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.2 "Horrible pool."
      2.2 "Dirty pool, said 78%."
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    Overall rating

    7.7 Good
    Based on 172 reviews
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.7 "Location is great."
    • 7.7 "Tasty food."
    • 6.0 "Average cleanliness."
      5.9 "Only 59% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.9 "Average amenities."
      5.9 "59% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.4 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.2 "Average comfort."
    • 5.0 "Average value."
    • 4.9 "Rooms are not good."
      1.0 "90% thought they were poorly maintained."
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    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 138 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.9 "Average cleanliness."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.9 "Average comfort."
    • 5.7 "Average amenities."
      5.6 "56% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.0 "Vibe was decent."
      1.8 "82% 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.
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