Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel

1919 Upper Water Street, Halifax, Canada, B3J 3J5  show map
 4 stars
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Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel

Internet

Paid wired internet connection

Parking

CAD 25 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Steam bath

Reflex massage

Spa & wellness center

Overview

Situated in the center of Halifax, the contemporary Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel offers soundproof rooms. Remodeled in 2008, the property features innovative architecture.

A short walk will take you to Shearwater Aviation Museum, Seaview Memorial Park and Shakespeare by the Sea in 20 minutes. Set within a 10-minute walking distance from Halifax city center.

This hotel is placed in Downtown Halifax district, known for a museum, a gallery and a church.

Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel can be reached in 30 minutes by car from Halifax International airport.

Rooms

Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel of 6 floors features rooms offering a panoramic view of the harbor and coming with a safe, a fireplace, complimentary wireless internet, climate control and TV along with coffee/tea makers, a fridge and a dishwasher. Guests will admire views across Halifax Harbour from the rooms. They provide bathrooms with a hairdryer, bath sheets and a shower.

Eat & Drink

A delicious breakfast is served at the lobby. Guests will enjoy creative meals at the signature restaurant serving international cuisine. The traditional bar serves a selection of coffee and cocktails. The property is located near a ferry port, just about 150 meters from Lower Deck and Salty's serving a wide selection of dishes.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Business travelers can make use of a business corner, a photocopier and a meeting room offered on site.

Relax

The hotel provides guests with cots and a game room for their children. On-site fitness facilities include a fitness centre and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

High-speed internet access is available in the entire hotel at CAD 15.95 per day.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at CAD 25 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   352.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Paid wired internet connection
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Bicycle storage
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Eco friendly
  • Carte blanche
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Tennis court

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • Valet parking
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Half board
  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Outdoor dining area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Garden area
  • Television in lobby
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Steam bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Harbor view
  • Pool view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • International calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 18 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1919 Upper Water Street, Halifax, Canada, B3J 3J5

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City Center
  • Halifax
    1000 ft
Airports
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Salty's
    400 ft
  • Harbourstone Sea Grill & Pour House
    200 ft
Beaches
  • Lawrencetown Beach
    1700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    352

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Twin beds or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or Double bed
Size: 295 sq. feet
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    Pool Side Room
    Bed type: Double beds
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    Standard|Room, 2 Double Beds, View, Poolside

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      Club Level Double Room
      Bed type: 1 King-size bed or 1 Double bed
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        Bed type: King-size bed
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          Bed type: King-size bed
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                Bed type: 1 King-size bed or 2 Double beds or 1 King-size bed or 1 Double bed
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                Deluxe|1 King Or 2 Double Beds - Executive Room - Free Wifi, Mini Fridge

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                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel Halifax location
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                  Hotel Address:

                  1919 Upper Water Street, Halifax, Canada, B3J 3J5

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Halifax
                    1000 ft
                  Airports
                  • Bus stop
                    400 ft
                  Restaurants
                  • Salty's
                    400 ft
                  • Harbourstone Sea Grill & Pour House
                    200 ft
                  Beaches
                  • Lawrencetown Beach
                    1700 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  3 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Year renovated:
                    2008
                  • Number of floors:
                    6
                  • Number of rooms:
                    352

                  Hotel Awards

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                  What's nearby

                  Tourist attractions

                  • Province House - 1000 ft
                  • Discovery Centre - 1700 ft
                  • Keith's Brewery - 2000 ft

                  Popular areas

                  • Casino Nova Scotia - 400 ft

                  Places of interest

                  Convention centers

                  Shopping areas

                  Amusement

                  • Casino Nova Scotia in Halifax - 400 ft
                  • Costume Studies Museum - 1400 ft
                  • Nova Scotia Intl Tattoo - 2300 ft
                  • Planet Pool Bar and Diner - 2700 ft

                  Monuments and Landmarks

                  • Halifax Citadel National Historic Site of Canada - 2300 ft

                  Museums

                  • Maritime Museum-The Atlantic - 1000 ft
                  • Nova Scotia Sport Heritage Ctr - 1000 ft
                  • N S Arts Council - 1400 ft
                  • Khyber Centre For the Arts - 1700 ft

                  Parks

                  • Canadian Parks Svc - 2000 ft

                  Universities, Institutes

                  • Geos Language Academy - 400 ft
                  • Nova Scotia College of Art - 400 ft
                  • Iti Education Corp - 700 ft
                  • Northumberland College - 1400 ft

                  Business areas

                  Public parking

                  College Campuses

                  Local attractions

                  • Shambhala Centre - 1.1 mi
                    1084 Tower Road, Halifax
                  • Maritime Command Museum - 1.1 mi
                    2725 Gottingen Street, Halifax
                  • Seaview Memorial Park - 2.7 mi
                    100 Africville Road, Halifax
                  • Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 - 1.1 mi
                    1055 Marginal Rd, Halifax
                  • Point Pleasant Park - 1.9 mi
                    Point Pleasant Drive, Halifax

                  Near the hotel

                  • Art Gallery of Nova Scotia - 900 ft
                    1741 Hollis St., Halifax
                  • Province House - 1100 ft
                    1726 Hollis Street, Halifax
                  • Maritime Museum of the Atlantic - 1500 ft
                    1675 Lower Water St., Halifax
                  • C.S.S. Acadia - 1700 ft
                    Maritime Museum, Halifax
                  • Historic Properties - 1000 ft
                    Upper Water Street, Halifax
                  • Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame - 1100 ft
                    1800 Argyle Street, Halifax
                  • St. Paul's Church - 1200 ft
                    1749 Argyle St., Halifax

                  Restaurants nearby

                  • Salty's - 400 ft

                    Address: 1869 Upper Water St
                    Phone: (902) 423-6818

                    74% likes this, based on 356 reviews

                  • Baton Rouge - 300 ft

                    Address: 1877 Hollis Street
                    Phone: 902 407 0007

                    73% likes this, based on 106 reviews
                    Cuisine: American
                    Price Range: USD 21 - USD 44

                  • Brussels Restaurant & Brasserie - 400 ft

                    Address: 1873 Granville Street
                    Phone: 902-446-4700

                    63% likes this, based on 75 reviews
                    Cuisine: Belgian

                  • Harbourstone Sea Grill & Pour House - 200 ft

                    Address: 1919 Upper Water Street
                    Phone: 902-4211700

                    65% likes this, based on 27 reviews

                  • Lower Deck - 400 ft

                    Address: 1887 Upper Water St
                    Phone: 902-425-1501

                    61% likes this, based on 88 reviews
                    Cuisine: Canadian
                    Price Range: USD 8 - USD 16

                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  3 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Year renovated:
                    2008
                  • Number of floors:
                    6
                  • Number of rooms:
                    352

                  Hotel Awards

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                  According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                  Best Spa Hotels in Canada

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                  Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel Reviews

                  Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel

                  Average guest rating

                  8.6out of 10
                  Superb
                  Based on 37 reviews

                  Rating by category:

                  Rooms
                  9.1
                  Value
                  8.0
                  Service
                  8.1
                  Location
                  9.4

                  Guest reviews

                  • Family with children
                    10.0

                    the location is ideal. The staff were incredibly friendly and helpful & went out of their way to help us when our car rental fell through and we needed to find another car. I would come back in a heartbeat!

                  • Couple
                    7.4

                    We always stay here and have a fabulous/relaxing time. The hotel has a great location and is comfortable. The staff are friendly.

                    We normally stay here any time we are in Halifax and have great accommodations, however this time we stayed in a room with two double beds/ rather than a King- which is what we requested. The room had no window to the outside, but rather a pool side entry. I would have liked advance notice of this. I would have booked a room elsewhere.

                  • Older travelers
                    5.4

                    Service for most part was really good food was also enjoyable

                    Did not appricate begin put in a discugusting room with no option of better accomadations considering what we paid a night! The front desk tried to move us to a smaller room same problems this took have to actully ask for room change after decusssing with staff of unsatififature room

                  • Older travelers
                    9.6

                    Being next to Historic properties and able to walk along the Harbor front! Close proximity to lots of little shops and great pubs!The Casino access by pedway!!!!

                  • Single
                    8.8

                    The staff were very helpful and nice. The location of the hotel was excellent for exploring the historic city

                  • Single
                    5.0

                    Staff were pretty nice.

                    Had very bad experience in this hotel. When driving into the parking lot, I scraped one of my wheels. The path into the underground parking lot is very narrow with sharp curbs on both sides. Be very careful if u have a wider car. The rooms are nothing special. Most of the motels I stayed at had nicer rooms. The worst part about this hotel is the noises you hear coming for the hallway and other rooms. I could hear the conversations on both sides. The door has one inch gap on the bottom and half inch gap on top. I had trouble falling asleep and was forced awake by guests moving through the hallways and a bunch of girls staying in on the rooms next door. This is coming from a person who is not easily woken by noises. Defiantly not a hotel for couples who want to fool around.

                  • Family with children
                    9.4

                    It was amazing for location, comfort and convenience. The pool was nice and Starbucks is always a nice feature.

                  • Older travelers
                    7.8

                    The hotel have a good location and the price is reasonable.

                  • Older travelers
                    9.2

                    Very pleasant and comfortable

                    I came with my partner and it was his 40th birthday and a special occasion and there was no complimentary meal, fruit,flowers, or discount etc For a special day like it was there should of been something !

                  • Group of friends
                    8.2

                    Access to the casino.

                    Our room had a bad smell. When we arrived the window was open and each time the room was cleaned the staff left the window open.

                  • Older travelers
                    10.0

                    We went to halifax to see a concert that was held at the casino.the convenience of having the hotel attached via the pedway was great.we just parked the car in the parking garage and did not have to move it from there to enjoy our evening.then we went to the casino,spent a few hours there playing the machines and a few drinks,then we just had to get the elevator to our room,very convenient.the hotel is quite comfortable and conveniently located by the boardwalk as well for daily walking.

                    The only inconvenience we encountered was having to get on 2 different elevators to go from parking garage to our room.i thought the parking should have been included and a complimentary breakfast would be nice.even if u add an extra few dollars to the price of the room to include these.it would look better in the package.we had a very nice comfortable king bed.we enjoyed our stay very much.

                  • Single
                    8.2

                    The location did meet my needs.

                    I felt that booking on line I paid a higher price. They should include the parking in their price up front. I thought the price was over the top.

                  • Older travelers
                    7.8

                    We have stayed at the hotel before and we didnt want to go out to a huge party, we just wanted to relax and get a night away just the two of us and relax. Given that I also get a corporate deal through where I work on the waterfront, we also knew it would be cheaper for us to go there and be able to relax and that time of year. We normally love the hotel and have stayed several times.

                    We didnt realize until we arrived that given it was new years eve, I was not allowed to use my corporate rebate for new years eve so that was kind of a let down. When I originally booked online as well, I had asked for a harbour view and I had also asked for chococlate covered strawberries for new years eve as we had them before and had greatly loved the service and quality of our stay. We didnt have a habour view. We had a view of a parkade wall and no one ever mentioned the requested chocolate covered strawberries that I had requested when I booked the room. I knew I had ordered them as I had printed off my confirmation which showed it. It just seems lately like there isn't much "customer service" anymore. We had to pay for our parking which, personally, we felt should have been part of the booking price because most people drive and so you have to park in order to stay if we dont live within walking distance which seems common sense, we weren't allowed to use my corporate rebate, we were never asked how our stay was and no one seemed to pay attention to us at all. We decided to go elsewhere for breakfast new years day because of the lack of customer servive. We always gave great tips for great service but now, on top of it all, instead of rewarding a person for great service, there is an automatic 20% charge for service (good or bad) as well as a $3.50 charge if we have to request someone to attend our room for such room service. It just seems to me that it is all about the money now and customer service has gone by the wayside completely. It was not very relaxing nor did we feel like we used to feel when we stayed there before. I am not sure if I would recommend the hotel anymore as we didnt feel welcome so I am not sure I could tell someone else how welcome they would feel.

                  • Single
                    10.0

                    Lovely soft sheets and absolutely delightful pillows on the king sizes bed. Found a twenty dollar bill on the pedway to the Casino Nova Scotia so that paid for my dinner at The Fife and Drum

                  • Family with children
                    10.0

                    Beautiful,clean hotel. Very helpful staff.Close to everything and can can get to other places without crossing busy streets and going out in the cold

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel Halifax location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  1919 Upper Water Street, Halifax, Canada, B3J 3J5

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Halifax
                    1000 ft
                  Airports
                  • Bus stop
                    400 ft
                  Restaurants
                  • Salty's
                    400 ft
                  • Harbourstone Sea Grill & Pour House
                    200 ft
                  Beaches
                  • Lawrencetown Beach
                    1700 ft
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-in:
                    from  3 pm
                  • Check-out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Year renovated:
                    2008
                  • Number of floors:
                    6
                  • Number of rooms:
                    352

                  Hotel Awards

                  CanadianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedHalifaxHalifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel

                  According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                  Best Spa Hotels in Canada

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