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Fountain View Guest House

2138 Robie Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 4M5, Canada
Fountain View Guest House
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2008

This lodge is cheaper than the local hostels and you do not need any membership. However, you cannot use the kitchen to cook or the laundry room to do your wash. Also, it's located across the street from the commons park which had a number of robberies where they skateboard during my stay. Other than that, the price was right!!!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2007

We would Definately NOT recomend this place at all. No tea/coffee making or fridge in rooms. NO where you could make a cuppa and no laundry facitilities. Blankets had huge stains and holes in them. You couldnt use phone to get overseas operator to charge to your phone at home, as she had a DIAL phone!!! What i thought was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2005

If I go back to Halifax, I'll definitely try to stay back there. The money saved from going to a hotel means a lot more fun around town. It's a pleasant guesthouse with 1 1/2 baths to the five rooms on my floor. There's no a/c, but we had a fan which helped at night (there was a minor heat... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2005

The only hotel I have ever stayed at that you had to pay in full with no refunds for whatever reason......

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2004

Our first trip overseas to Nova Scotia We had a brilliant 10 day stay at the Fountain View Guest house Brilliant econimal accommadation Very clean and warm Could not have been better The ladnd lady was kind helpful and mour stay in Halifax the best holiday we have ever have I would highly recommend staying here and certainly intend staying... More 

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