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Ascendence Harbourside Mansion Bed & Breakfast Halifax

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   24 Northumberland Lane, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 1R7 , Canada
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Ranked #7 of 27 Halifax B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014
Rebecca S Toronto, Canada
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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New York
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Me and my wife stayed here for a couple of nights in mid January and the experience was awful. The owner, Danny, made us wait 30 minutes as he forgot that we were checking in and was out. Danny then proceeded to take a keen interest in my wife, although he has a lovely wife himself who also runs the... More 

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Sherbrooke, Canada
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was very excited to be going to this B&B after seeing some of the reviews and the photos on the website. I found them to be very friendly both on the phone, during booking; and, also after upon check-in; however, there were some surprises I certainly didn't anticipate. First of all, I had already checked in and paid before... More 

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

I throughly enjoyed my 5 day stay! Danny treated me like an old friend instantly and was very accommodating during my entire time there. My room, the artists suite, was spacious, clean and comfortable and breakfast was very good. The free Wi-Fi was a welcome bonus, and particularly helpful during my business trip. The B&B is located close to all... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We stayed for two nights in this charming B&B at the beginning and end of our NS trip. Very close to Mount St Vincent University along the Bedford highway the B&B is not hard to find but the street it is on is very short and steep road and located just off the highway. It is also very close to... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Although other reviewers had problems with cancellations online, I found that Katherine and Danny were especially understanding about our "last minute" rescheduling due to significant flight delays. I called several times to inform and update them on the situation, and they allowed us to shift our reservation to different days. It was a much needed gift in the midst of... More 

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Caribou, Maine
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We had a change of plans shortly before traveling to NS. I booked this B&B on Booking.com around 330pm EST and then changed my mind w/in 15m at around 345pm EST. There was no mention of their cancellation policy on the Booking.com website, although it did say that the policy is different with each room. We ended up staying at... More 

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Kitchener, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

The owners are very knowledgeable about the city and the historic events that went on through out the years, very friendly and courteous. They also provide great gluten free breakfasts, ask for the pancakes;)

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2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We stayed for one night in this B&B and had a great time. We had the Royal room and it was clean, comfortable and has a good bed. Katherine was really friendly and told us a lot about the history of Halifax and the "must-see" places. After visiting Canada for almost three weeks, and had a lot of bacon and... More 

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Dallas, Texas, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

On September 12th, we stayed at this B&B. It was horrible from the start. Katherine came running out the house with no shoes and when I made a comment about driveway. Big mistake! She went off on me. She stated we should be glad to stay in such a historical place. Then she proceeded to have her 10 year old... More 

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Leamington, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I must admit that when we first arrived at the Ascendence I was not amused to find out it was located off a steep laneway with very tight parking at the end of it. However once we got situated in the too small parking area we were relieved once Danny answered the door and greeted us with a cheerful smile.... More 

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Address: 24 Northumberland Lane, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 1R7 , Canada
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Halifax Regional Municipality > Halifax
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Ascendence Harbourside Mansion Bed & Breakfast Halifax 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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