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Sydney, Canada
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We just got back from a great 2 night stay at this beautiful hotel. The room was nice, clean and comfortable. Checkin was a breeze. The pool was nice and warm. The kids enjoyed the slide (but if you don't like to be splashed it would be better to use the pool when the slide is not opened). Breakfast was... More 

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Blowing Rock, North Carolina
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Loved the new minimalist look of this newly renovated hotel compared to many stays in Holiday Inns over the years were decorated with multiple different patterns on everything. Very clean and the best staff ever! Be prepared for a $100 charge for incidentals but it was refunded immediately at check out. It is NOT something to gripe about to the... More 

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Thank sandrabing1953
Caroline R, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Halifax-Bedford, responded to this review

Hello sandrabing1953, I am so happy that you enjoyed the new Formula Blue look of Holiday Inn Express. We are one of the first in Canada and we are very proud to be the new face of the direction the brand is heading to. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed the breakfast, pool, and hot tub. Thank you... More 

2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Clean ,modern , friendly staff would definitely reccomend!;) my little guy loves the pool and waterslide! Soo much fun!:) we will definitely return beds are super cozy with a choice of soft or firm pillow too!:) all over great experience!!!!!:))))

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Thank 12345678910ccbb
Caroline R, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Halifax-Bedford, responded to this review

Hello 12345678910ccbb! Wow! Thank you so much for the 5 star rating. I am happy that your little one had fun in the pool and you enjoyed our beds and pillows! We are so glad to have you back again in the future! More 

Sun City Center, Florida
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87 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I want to thank the entire staff my wife and I experienced during our stay. From the pleasant check in to a room that was clean, comfortable and ready to use to the check out, we would definitely come back. Internet service was very good. Morning breakfast offered varied options that were well prepared. I want to offer a special... More 

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Thank johnm885
Caroline R, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Halifax-Bedford, responded to this review

Good Day Johnm885, Wow! Thank you so much for the perfect review. I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us from check in to check out. I am absolutely thrilled you made a connection with Brandon. We know how wonderful he is, and we certainly appreciate the feedback. I will be sure to share your... More 

Ottawa
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48 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Impressive newly constructed hotel, located right off the highway, and next to gas and fast food. Major retail shopping within 5-10 minutes (drive). We stayed 3 nights. Rooms: located on several floors, standard (on the smaller size) has 2 queen beds, modern décor (all white with ikea-like styling furniture) and bright bathroom (loved the vanity/mirror). Free WiFi and parking. Good... More 

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Caroline R, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Halifax-Bedford, responded to this review

Hello Red456838! Wow! Thank you so much for the detailed review. We are always thrilled when our guests take the time to share their experiences with others, especially in great detail. I am so glad that you enjoyed your newly renovated guest room and the variety we provide at breakfast. We like to provide our guests with freedom to choose,... More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

new hotel with clean rooms..close to halifax and major attractions like peggy's cove and reasonably priced compared to hotels in Halifax..we drive in to the city and come back as we have unlimited mileage on our rental car

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Thank Grlhvngfn S
Caroline R, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Halifax-Bedford, responded to this review

Hello Grlhvngfn S, Thank you for sharing your experience. I am glad you found our location useful, and got to explore Peggy's Cove! We hope to see you next time you are in the area. More 

Montreal, Canada
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54 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms of this hotel were renovated and looked very modern. The bathroom with it's shower was great, the desk made it a breeze to keep up the work after returning from visits. The old air conditioner was humming all the time at night I finally just pulled the plug to get some sleep !! There is no restaurant within... More 

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Thank Ragnar R
Caroline R, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Halifax-Bedford, responded to this review

Hello Ragnar R, Thank you so much for writing a review. I am so glad that you enjoyed our new renovated bathroom and guest rooms. I am sorry to hear that you were bothered by the air conditioner in your room, and hope it did not impact your overall quality of sleep too much. While we do not have a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is easily my favourite while in Halifax. The staff is fantastic, it is always clean & quiet. The breakfast may be quite simple, but it is always hot, cooked correctly & coffee was copious & delicious.

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Thank Steve P
Caroline R, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Halifax-Bedford, responded to this review

Hello Steve P! Wow! Thank you so much for the great review. We are so excited to be your favourite in Halifax! We are glad you enjoyed the hot buffet breakfast. We know the importance of a hot meal to start the day off right! Safe Travels! More 

Newmarket, Canada
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19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is just off hwy 102 between Bedford and Halifax. It was about a 6-10 minute drive to Halifax. It's a relatively new hotel with modern amenities including clean, modern decor, comfy beds, free hot breakfast (bacon, sausage, eggs, breads, pastries, yogurt, cereal, etc), free wifi which was very reliable and allowed us to stream videos with no issue,... More 

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Thank Nikki1978_32
Caroline R, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Halifax-Bedford, responded to this review

Hello Nikki1978_32, Wow! Thank you so much for the 5 star review. I am so glad that you enjoyed our new renovated look, the breakfast, and our wifi! We appreciate you sharing your experience and we're so glad you chose to be our guest. We hope to see you again on your next trip to Halifax! More 

Grande Prairie
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed in this hotel before for one week or 10 day periods at a time. It was all good. I mean ...all you expect from a Holiday Inn is about like Mac Donalds. Predictability No door man, bell man, no 24 hour service (altho you could get a hotel the same price on hotwire if you search well enough... More 

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Thank traveledeverywhere
HIEXhalifaxbedford, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Halifax-Bedford, responded to this review

Good day traveledeverywhere. Thank you for the feedback. As we are an Express property, we do not offer the full service amenities such as a bellman/door man however we do have staff at the hotel 24 hours a day. I do recall speaking with you on Friday and I trust we have rectified the situation. I would appreciate any further... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to our new Holiday Inn Express & Suites Halifax - Bedford FORMULA BLUE, a smart design for smart travelers. Featuring opened greeting desk area with inviting comfortable seating, relaxing music & scent harmonizing a memorable stay & experience. We are easily accessible from the Halifax Stanfield International Airport and conveniently located just minutes away from Historic Downtown Halifax. You will appreciate the hotel's proximity to Bayer's Lake Park, Canada Games Centre, BMO Centre, IBM Innovation Centre & the World Trade & Convention Centre. Whether it's for business or pleasure we have it all! Start your day savoring the healthy food of our Express Breakfast Buffet in our Great Room featuring a wide flat screen TV & Comfortable seating. Free High Speed Internet Access, Free Daily Newspaper & Ample Complimentary Parking. For your comfort, our spacious newly renovated guest rooms and suites are all equipped with fridges and microwaves. All Suites are equipped with King beds, separate living space which includes pull-out sofa bed. Accessible rooms are available. We are a 100% non-smoking hotel. For your enjoyment, take advantage of our heated indoor Pool and whirlpool or energize in the fully equipped Fitness Center. Our property features Meeting Space and is the perfect place for your Corporate Meeting or Special Event. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express & Suites Halifax-Bedford

Address: 980 Parkland Dr, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 4Y7, Canada (Formerly Quality Inn & Suites Bayer's Lake)
Location: Canada > Nova Scotia > Halifax Region > Halifax
Price Range: $114 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express & Suites Halifax-Bedford 2.5*
Number of rooms: 113
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Also Known As:
Quality Inn & Suites Bayer`s Lake Hotel Halifax
Quality Inn And Suites Bayer`s Lake
Quality Inn Bayers Lake
Quality Inn Halifax
Halifax Quality Inn
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Halifax-Bedford Nova Scotia
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