Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel

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

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Reflex massage

Massage

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

Overview

Offering 352 soundproof rooms, Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel features an indoor heated pool, a casino and barbeque grills. Residing in a 6-story building, the hotel was opened in 1985 and renovated in 2008.

The hotel is notable for the perfect setting not far from a river and nature trails as well as a museum, a gallery and a college. The property lies within 1 km from the city center.

Maritime Museum of the Atlantic is 450 meters from the hotel and World Trade and Convention Centre is about 300 meters away.

The nearest bus stop is 250 meters away. The hotel is around 30 minutes' drive from Halifax International airport.

Rooms

Halifax Marriott Harbourfront is a contemporary hotel offering rooms with TV with satellite channels, a stone fireplace, free Wi-Fi, individual climate control and a laptop safe as well as coffee/tea makers, a fridge and hot water. Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel enjoys a panoramic view of Halifax Harbour. They feature bathrooms with a hairdryer, bath sheets and a shower.

Eat & Drink

A delicious breakfast is served every morning. The sophisticated restaurant offers creative international meals. The traditional bar serves a selection of coffee and cocktails. The seafood restaurant Baton Rouge is around 5 minutes’ walk away.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

An elevator, a barber shop and free parking along with a conference room, a photocopier and a business center are also at guests' disposal.

Relax

Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel is a child-friendly hotel offering cots and a game room. Active travelers will appreciate a gym and a fitness center available on site.

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

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Eco friendly
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Vending machines
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycle storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Carte blanche

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court
  • Tennis

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

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

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Game rental

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Steam bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Television in lobby
  • 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
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

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

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • 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. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1919 Upper Water Street, Halifax, 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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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel Halifax location
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              Hotel Address:

              1919 Upper Water Street, Halifax, 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

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              Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Reviews

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

              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, 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

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

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