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    HI-Halifax Heritage House Hostel

    1253 Barrington St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1Y2, Canada
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    • Excellent35%
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    • Average12%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 76 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    One word — BEDBUGS. After 2 nights I had red welts all over my back and legs. The condescending girl at the front desk didn't think it was a big deal, yet told me not to tell anyone. What a hypocrite. It is a big...More

    Thank Rick O
    Response from Shane P, Manager at HI-Halifax Heritage House HostelResponded yesterday

    Hello Rick, To say the least, I am certainly taken back with the response you describe of the staff at the HI-Halifax Hostel in regard to your experience at our hostel. I assure you that the hostel has daily, weekly policies and procedures in regard...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Pros: The location of this hostel cannot be beat...within walking distance to the harbor and many attractions. The price is also a plus - we paid $26 (USA) a night. It is a older building, in what was once an elegant home. There is a...More

    Thank SavvyFaire
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The location was one of the best parts of this hostel, but it was also very clean, had parking, and a large wonderful kitchen. But the true cherry on top was the people working here, they were very friendly, and inclusive. I was originally only...More

    Thank Nicole T
    Reviewed June 8, 2017

    When checking in, I checked the bed for signs of bed bugs and saw none. Came in a few nights later and noticed bed bug protectors on the legs of both bunks. The next morning, I woke up with about 10 bites on my arm,...More

    4  Thank Heather A
    Reviewed May 27, 2017

    The good: -Chill yet helpful and friendly staff. -Hostel common areas are clean [near spotless] and so well thought out that it feels like a vacation getaway unto itself. -The rooms are spacious and the beds are comfy - no prison mattresses here! -Both supermarket...More

    Thank Room_Key_Replacement
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    • $26 - $55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 16
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    Leonard L
    May 29, 2017|
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    Response from Room_Key_Replacement | Reviewed this property |
    I believe so. In the USA, 18 is considered an adult while 21 is the legal drinking age. Not sure how that all works in Canada but with alcohol not being sold/ served on the premises, I don't see why you would have a problem... More
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    "Higher floors are less noisy."
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    "First floor is coolest (No AC in the house, so it's comfier downstairs)"
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    "A room in the back is probably better than one in the front by the street. Garbage trucks come early in the..."
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    "If I go there again, I would like to avoid the basement. Not because it was not well kept, though."
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