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Commons Inn

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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good29%
  • Average25%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible22%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

When you stay here, you're paying for the convenience of being in downtown Halifax, nothing else. The room was extremely lackluster; it was small, cramped, with cracked bathroom tiles and a cracked door that didn't quite close properly. At least there was a mini fridge,...More

Thank StrangeLoris
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This is an older property, in an older neighbourhood, and it's among the lower cost places I looked at. If you're expecting a brand new hotel with all the amenities, this is not it, but we found it to be clean, and the staff friendly...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Prior to booking at the Common's Inn I looked at photos and reviews. Nothing at that time made me think I wouldn't have an enjoyable stay. As I walked up the stairs to the entrance I was somewhat skeptical. I thought the building would be...More

Thank Alicia T
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Currently staying. There are mouse traps in all rooms, and ours has not been cleaned out. The bed is supported by 4 telephone directories. The ceiling has plaster falling off. Front desk are sympathetic but the manager is unavailable today and there are no other...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

After reading some really wild reviews, I felt compelled to post my own. I recently stayed here for 4 nights during a solo trip to Halifax. The room I stayed in was quiet and clean. The building itself is clearly old and absolutely in need...More

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Amenities
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$66 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$66 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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dmc530814
18 July 2017|
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Response from Gary R | Reviewed this property |
It will be between 30-45 mins as airport is 35 Kim's from halifax
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Nora C
2 June 2016|
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Response from AKLokiReviews | Reviewed this property |
It's a little sketchy. The lot has limited spaces and is between the inn and the next building, like a city home's tucked away driveway. We were a bit wary of leaving our car out there given the neighbourhood, but nothing... More
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cooliegyal h
21 April 2016|
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Response from Brad C | Reviewed this property |
Late response to your question, but public transit is an option too. Bus stop is right at the airport, and can take you right downtown. Early AM service as well. About a 15min walk from the downtown stop to the Commons Inn... More
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"The cleaning lady spending only 5 minutes in a room, no room is good. for a second night"
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"At the back for quietness as the hotel is on a busy corner/intersection"
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"Would not recommend this"
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"No lifts, so be aware if you have a load of luggage!"
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