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The Westin Nova Scotian

4-star4 stars
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
1181 Hollis St, Halifax, NS, B3H2P6, Canada

4-star hotel with indoor pool, near Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk
  • Free WiFi in lobby
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From 2,092 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Great location
Fantastic service
More comfort would be nice
Breakfast is average

The Westin Nova Scotian

from €88
  • Traditional Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Traditional Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Traditional Room, 1 King Bed
  • Traditional Room, 2 Queen Beds
  • Premium Room, 1 King Bed, Harbor View
  • Premium Room, 1 Queen Bed, Harbor View
  • Executive Suite, 1 Bedroom (SW-M)
  • Studio Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Jetted Tub, City View (SW-M)
  • Studio Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Harbor View (SW-M)
  • Executive Suite, 1 Bedroom (SW-M)
  • Room (SW-M)

What’s around The Westin Nova Scotian

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Pier 21 National Historic Site (3-minute walk)
  • Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk (5-minute walk)
  • Discovery Centre (8-minute walk)
  • Maritime Museum of the Atlantic (8-minute walk)
  • Neptune Theatre (8-minute walk)
  • Art Gallery of Nova Scotia (9-minute walk)
  • Scotiabank Centre (11-minute walk)
  • Public Gardens Park (12-minute walk)
  • Halifax Citadel (12-minute walk)
  • Point Pleasant Park (15-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Halifax, NS (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.) - 32 min drive
  • Halifax Station - 1 min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 310 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 11 floors


  • Check-in time 3 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out

Required at check-in

  • Credit card deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 19

Travelling with others


  • Up to 3 children (18 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets stay free


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms *



  • Valet parking *

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Indoor pool
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Fitness facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Sledding nearby
  • Health club
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 14
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1930
  • Elevator
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Closed captioned TV
  • Grab bar - in bathtub
  • Lever door handles
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • LCD TV
  • Pay movies
  • Digital TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


Elements on hollis - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Roy Lounge - This lobby lounge specializes in local cuisine and serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. A children's menu is available. Open daily.


On Site

  • Fitness facilities
  • Health club
  • Spa tub


  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Sledding nearby

Awards and affiliations

  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of the World.

The Westin Nova Scotian’s small print

Also known as

  • Westin Hotel Nova Scotian
  • The Westin Nova Scotian Halifax
  • The Westin Nova Scotian Hotel Halifax
  • Westin Nova Scotian
  • Westin Nova Scotian Hotel
  • The Westin Nova Scotian Hotel Halifax
  • The Westin Nova Scotian Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • Westin Hotel Halifax
  • Halifax Westin
  • Westin Halifax
  • The Westin Nova Scotian Hotel


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility without adult supervision.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Optional extras

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of CAD 50 (subject to availability)

Self parking costs CAD 20.00 per night with in/out privileges

Valet parking costs CAD 27.00 per night with in/out privileges

Rollaway beds are available for CAD 25.0 per day

Breakfast costs between CAD 14 and CAD 20 per person (approximately)

WiFi is available in guestrooms for CAD 9.95 per day (rates may vary)

Wired Internet access is available in guestrooms for CAD 9.95 per day (rates may vary)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Very Good 8.0 From 490 reviews

Fair 4.0
Westin Stay
Pay by the use wifi. Shower/tub combo did not function to fill the bath tub.
ca1 night trip
Good 6.0
You should pay for parking if you a guest,the rooms were not all that nice and small the sleep wasn’t comfortable
ca1 night trip
Good 6.0
Safety concern
The hotel was beautiful and very clean . The staff were very friendly . I have one complain regarding the hotel. My boyfriend and I were leaving the hotel , rolling our suitcases down the ramp near the front door on the day of check out . They were doing some renovations it seemed, there was an over hang and my boyfriend hit his head very hard off it. There was no sign saying watch your head. The front door man apologized several times . As we were in a rush with travelling , we did not have time to talk to the front desk . This put a big damper on our trip, causing him to have a headache for a couple days and a bump on his forehead . I wrote an email and have not heard back about it .
Colleen, ca1 night trip
Fair 4.0
Housekeeping was horrible
Jihan, ca5 night business trip
Good 6.0
Decent but overpriced for what you get
My room was very small for the amount of money I paid.
ca2 night business trip

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