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Waverley Inn

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

a very pretty room but the second night therewas a loud guy they didnt deal with our first night was wonderful the hotel is unique seems to be maintained as it was well over a century ago great location good parking Henry's is a super pub next door one loud guy banged around from two to five am

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Halifax, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Waverley Inn is a little slice of history nestled in busy downtown Halifax. If you are looking for lacquered surfaces and sleek modern lines, the Waverley Inn is not for you. On the other hand, if you are looking for sumptuously appointed, historically-accurate suites and an inn that looks like you are still nestled in the early 1900s, then... More 

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East Bay, NS
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a genuine inn takes you back in time...what a hotel would have looked like at the turn of the 19th century! Lots of antique furnishings, but contemporary facilities. Each room has its own character, is cosy, an extremely clean. The hotel is conveniently located so that dining, shopping and entertainment facilities are all within easy walking distance. Parking... More 

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Nova Scotia, Canada
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We picked a petite room only accessible by stairs small but great room and really good value for downtown Halifax room and hotel have lots of charm Have stayed there before and easy walking to any of the sites. Great parking which is at a premium in Halifax. I always enjoy staying there and the old place Is lovely and... More 

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Kamloops, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here twice, once on our way across Canada and another on our way back home. Both time we loved it. We had two different rooms. The first being on the second floor and the second on the main floor. They were both very clean and comfy and quiet. We really liked the one on the main floor, we... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved the Waverly Inn. An old house transformed in a charming hotel. Antique furniture in the room. I felt like I was in a little bed & breakfast in England. Great and friendly service. They offered tea at the lobby at all times. Great location. Had to take stairs to the room. Not accessible. Recommended for couples or girls... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We happened upon the Waverley Inn after dark in an unfamiliar city. The front desk concierge was so friendly and helpful. I could tell it was going to be a pleasant experience.The hotel is beautifully furnished as well as our king room. A wonderful complimentary breakfast awaited us. Although our stay was brief, it was memorable.

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Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed the ambiance of this B&B. The room was big enough and really cozy. The inn is very central and well located , at 3 min to the train station. The only small objection is the 150$ they preauthorize your visa before you step in, in addition to your nights there... Still great place to be in Halifax!

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

A beautiful old mansion. No lift but Chris on reception took our cases up to our room for us. Our room had a very comfortable bed and a good en-suite. When we arrived the weather was very humid so we were glad of the air conditioning unit but had to turn it off at night as it was very noisy.... More 

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Stellarton, Canada
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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We were excited to get awayfor a romantic anniversary getaway so we booked the jacuzzi room. Looking forward to a little r and r and the price was awesome at $155 all in. NOT... The room was very small and was just a soaker tub not the corner one like the pic. Nowhere near a tub for 2 We awoke... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautifully restored and centrally located inn close to all of downtown Halifax's major attractions. Thirty-four antique-filled rooms all with en-suite bath, many with Jacuzzi. A non-smoking property offering free parking, continental-plus breakfast buffet and high-speed wireless. History and hospitality join hands at Halifax's Waverley Inn. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waverley Inn

Address: 1266 Barrington St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1Y5, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Halifax Region > Halifax > South End
Price Range: £73 - £92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Waverley Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 34
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Also Known As:
Waverley Hotel Halifax
Waverley Inn Halifax, Nova Scotia
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#10 Family Hotel in Halifax
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“Each room is incredibly unique, though top floor rooms can be a bit snug due to the roof line.”
 of 5 bubbles Mylann45, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No elevator, but a grand staircase if you don't mind the climb.”
 of 5 bubbles voybar, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The price point for petite rooms is great if you can walk stairs I have picked these rooms in the past and never been disappointed.”
 of 5 bubbles debra902, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No elevator. Has side door and main floor rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Z8027BClindal, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“First floor at side of the building overlooking car park in room 112. A/C unit noisy so had window open and were able to sleep well”
 of 5 bubbles candt1969, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
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