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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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    • Excellent38%
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    • Average18%
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    • Terrible4%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The hotel staff really went an extra mile for me during my stay here!!!! Upon arrival, Nick from the Reception told me that my room was upgraded to a Harbour view... and I didn’t even have to ask for it. Shortly after I checked in,...More

    Thank Mariya Y
    Response from John W, General Manager at The Westin Nova ScotianResponded 2 days ago

    Hi Mariya, Thank you for staying with us at the Westin Nova Scotian, we appreciate your business and your feedback. I am excited to hear the team took good care of you during your stay and I do hope that you are feeling better. Be...More

    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed November 25, 2017

    Was in the city attending the Festival of Trees event so my friend and I decided to stay overnight at The Westin Nova Scotian . We were so pleased we chose this hotel! The staff was friendly, helpful and courteous and very much appreciated. This...More

    Thank Dolly P
    Response from John W, General Manager at The Westin Nova ScotianResponded November 27, 2017

    Hi Dolly, Thank you for choosing to stay with us during the Festival of Trees and I am happy to read that you had a great experience! I will be sure to share your comments with the team, I am sure they will all be...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    we booked the Westin in Halifax so we could drop off our rental car and walk over to the connecting Via station. absolutely convenient ! and nice to be able to walk inside in the bitter cold of late December. we enjoyed a wonderful buffet...More

    Thank CathyBen1012
    Response from John W, General Manager at The Westin Nova ScotianResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for staying at the Westin Nova Scotian and for providing feedback on your stay with us while visiting Halifax. I am glad you had a relaxing and comfortable experience and hope to have you stay with us again when back in Halifax. I...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We had a relaxing stay and the only reason I didn't complain is because it was Christmas... the room smelled terribly musty and needs a series reno/ update. The TV didn't work with the computer hookups and it also didn't adjust so you couldn't watch...More

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

    Hi Denise, Thank you for choosing to stay with us over the holidays and I am happy to hear you enjoyed a fantastic brunch. I am pleased to share that all of our guest rooms and hallways are getting a full renovation this winter, this...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Amazing hotel and staff by far. We were there for a week and from the moment we arrived to the moment we left, we had nothing but amazing service from the staff. The rooms are clean and cozy. The breakfast is really good and the...More

    Thank mannynchristy
    Response from John W, General Manager at The Westin Nova ScotianResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for spending a week with us, we appreciate your business. I am happy to hear that the team took great care of you and we hope to see you back again in the future. Be well, John

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    • Top amenities
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Spa
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    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Concierge
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Price range
    • $128 - $247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Spa Hotel in Halifax
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Halifax
    • #13 Family Hotel in Halifax
    • #15 Romantic Hotel in Halifax
    • #15 Business Hotel in Halifax
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    • Suites ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 310
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    rick t
    August 6, 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
    G B
    February 20, 2017|
    Response from Sylvia_10 | Reviewed this property |
    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
    Ian M
    February 1, 2016|
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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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