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Commons Inn

5780 West Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 1H8, Canada
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Ranked #27 of 29 Hotels in Halifax
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After midnight the people across the hall had a huge fight. We weren't sure if we should call the police! Beds were small and uncomfortable. Bathroom was small but clean. Overall pretty dingy It kind of had a student ghetto feel to the place. The staff was pretty quirky. He said some odd, inappropriate things while we were waiting. The... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Do not be tempted by the low price... it is not worth it! We booked the suite, for our family of four, which was two large rooms that had been joined together with the adjoining wall removed. It was as expected, although we noticed extensive water damage in the ceiling over the couch and lounge area. We went to diner,... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed there from Thursday, July 31 to Saturday, Aug 2nd. I checked out this morning and tbh I was VERY disappointed with the stay. I'm really not one to complain at all but there were 4 disappoints through the whole stay, First I got there told that I wasn't staying in the room I was suppose to say EVEN... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

Nice hotel , microwave and fridge in room very helpful. Within walking distance to the Citadel and downtown. The free continental breakfast each morning was great also! However not great for those with mobility issues steps to get in main door and if unlucky enough for a room on 3rd or 4th floor as there is no elevator. It is... More 

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Thornhill, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

This Inn is located in the area with very little around it. The Inn itself is clean and the staff are very helpful. Ample parking. The biggest problem is there is no heat in the Inn. The continental breakfast is missing a protein selection. This Inn is good for an overnight stay. The best thing near the Inn is the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

This is not a hidden gem, though it is relatively hidden. It need not be -- having the basics of a good night's stay for relatively short money in this well-touristed city. The one bed room I stayed in had a moderately comfortable bed (with absurdly large, hard pillows that I could not use). The windows were new, easy to... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 via mobile

There's a reason why it's cheap, don't stay here! Run down and in need of an update. On a noisy street with questionable people in the area. We had a room with two double beds, rooms cramped and TV reception poor. Rooms in need of a paint job.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

If I had paid half of what I did this weekend to stay at this inn than I would find the following acceptable: sketchy people hanging around the building, dirty rooms/ uncertainty of cleanliness, lack of professionalism, lack of feeling safe, tv that didn't work. The reason I chose this accommodation was mostly for the free parking and the pictures... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

My firends and I feel we were lucky to find Commons Inn. we had stayed commons inn for 3days we greatly enjoyed our stay. The place was spotless and comfortable. Staff made us feel as if he had known us all of him life. They were very polite and kind. Commons Inn was quiet, warm and clean. We saved lots... More 

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Halifax Region, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

my husband and i stopped at this quiet little inn and the staff were great and friendly very affordable prices and very close to downtown we coiud park the car and walk everywhere not to mention five min walk from the omera oval great fro the winter and if you have kids family staking everyday!!!!!

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