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Review of BEST WESTERN PLUS Dartmouth Hotel & Suites

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BEST WESTERN PLUS Dartmouth Hotel & Suites
Ranked #2 of 11 Hotels in Dartmouth
Certificate of Excellence
greenwood nova scotia
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“great place to stay”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2013

excellent service, beautiful rooms, great staff. will stay there anytime that we are in the city. have recommended to friends and family as a great place to stay. close to great shopping. rooms are clean, amenities are excellent, the hot buffet breakfast is wonderful.

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Review collected in partnership with Best Western

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1 Thank cugirl56
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BWDManager, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Dartmouth Hotel & Suites, responded to this review, 30 September 2013
Good Day cugirl56

Thank you for your great review. We are so happy that you have and continue to enjoy our hotel. It is our pleasure to host you during your stay. We are especially glad you enjoy our breakfast buffet supplied by Trendz Restaurant. They are an award winning restaurant and we couldn't be prouder of them.
Thank you again and we look forward to seeing you again in the near future.
Ron
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
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  • Cleanliness
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67 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2013

Stayed here recently. The hotel is very close to Dartmouth Crossing without the hassle and at a better value. The restaurant is very good and I always enjoy eating here. Would recommend. They have ample parking. Free internet. Close to all the major highways and Burnside without the noise.

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank 15Fathoms
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BWDManager, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Dartmouth Hotel & Suites, responded to this review, 30 September 2013
Good Day 15Fathoms,

Thank you for your great review. We are glad you enjoyed Trendz, our restaurant. We are so proud of the service and product that they offer, it is second to none in Dartmouth.

We look forward to your next visit.

Ron
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2013

Everything was fantastic!
The front desk was either away from the front desk and when they were there, they were not overly friendly. Rooms were clean, beds were comfortable, pool was very warm, breakfast was great!

  • Stayed September 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Sjanens
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BWDManager, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Dartmouth Hotel & Suites, responded to this review, 30 September 2013
Good Day Sjanens

Thank you for your review.
I am surprised by your comments about our Front Desk. I will look into the incident and see if I can find out what happened. I am glad that you enjoyed the rest of your stay.
Thank you again for your review and we hope to see you again soon.

Ron
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clifford, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2013

I had a great stay at the hotel, staff was very friendly and accommodating ensuring everything was to my satisfaction. I was able to get a shuttle to the office in the morning, had a great hot breakfast.

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled on business
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Review collected in partnership with Best Western

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1 Thank Cindy S
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BWDManager, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Dartmouth Hotel & Suites, responded to this review, 30 September 2013
Good Day Cindy,

Thank you for your great review. We are so happy you enjoyed the complimentary business shuttle that we offer inside Burnside. It does make staying with us a little more convenient.

Thank you again and we look forward to seeing you again in the near future.

Ron
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Grande-Digue, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2013

Very nice hotel, With great prices. Staff are very nice and helpful. Also rooms are very nice and clean. Bed are very nice also. Very quiet area and close to most things. Great value. I have stayed here twice and will always go back here.

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Adam W
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BWDManager, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Dartmouth Hotel & Suites, responded to this review, 30 September 2013
Good Day Adam,

Thank you so much for your nice words. It is indeed a pleasure having you stay with us. We do realize the value of a free breakfast, free parking and free WiFi, and understand how important it is to our guests.
Thank you again for your review and we look forward to your next visit.

Ron
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Charlottetown, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2013

Just can't go wrong staying here with a family. The free breakfast alone makes the cost less than $100. Rooms are a good size, the pool, although not a "play" pool is generally quiet and provides lots of room.

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled with family
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Frank M
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BWD M, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Dartmouth Hotel & Suites, responded to this review, 24 September 2013
Good Day Frank M,

Thank you for the wonderful review of our hotel. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed our pool and complimentary breakfast. It sounds as though your family was able to have a great family weekend away at our hotel. We look forward to the next time you stay with us.

Thank you,

Charlene
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2013

We stayed in room 103 of this hotel for three nights. We were swiftly checked in and into our room on the ground floor. It was a long room with a king bed at one end and an open jacuzzi in the middle (open as in no privacy). There was one easy chair, but unfortunately there were two of us! The flat screen TV was ideally located for the easy chair but had to be viewed from an angle from the bed or jacuzzi. The room was spacious with plenty of storage. However, it was rather dark - reception stated that other people have made similar comments. I think that applies to most rooms, not just ours.

A big plus was having two holders for suitcases. The closet/wardrobe was small and had two sliding doors with a handle on one only. The room had good temperature controls. However, in the corridors we seemed to be regularly blasted by cold air.

One problem for two people is that the coffee machine in the room makes one cup at a time.

The hotel had two computers connected to the Internet plus a printer. Wifi was good in the rooms.

Breakfast comprised a hot and cold buffet, including yogurts, 3 juices, cereals, breads, muffins, scones, scrambled egg, bacon or sausages, waffles and potatoes and coffee. You clear up after yourself.

The desk staff were very helpful. A great feature was the availability of cookies at the front desk from about 1700 each weekday. Don't leave it too late!

Parking was plentiful. The hotel is ideally placed for visiting Halifax. Drive to Alderney Landing where there is plenty of parking and travel across on the ferry, which also gives you great views of the Halifax skyline. Don't miss the Halifax boardwalk. Well worth walking.

The hotel has a restaurant, Trendz which has a reasonable though not extensive choice. This was good on the occasion we used it. Moxies is an easy 20 minute walk away along pavements so we ate there twice.

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  • Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Service
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1 Thank RossOrpington
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BWD M, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Dartmouth Hotel & Suites, responded to this review, 7 October 2013
Good Day RossOrpington,

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. It sounds as though you were able to take the time to enjoy many of the services that we offer such as our complimentary breakfast that we offer to our guests.
We're happy to hear that you had a great stay and that you were able to take advantage of our location to Dartmouth Crossing shopping outlet area. We'll look forward to seeing you again.

Thank you,

Charlene
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Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Dartmouth Hotel & Suites

Property: BEST WESTERN PLUS Dartmouth Hotel & Suites
Address: 15 Spectacle Lake Dr, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3B 1X7, Canada
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Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Halifax Region > Dartmouth
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Dartmouth
#1 Best Value Hotel in Dartmouth
#2 Business Hotel in Dartmouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Dartmouth Hotel & Suites 3*
Number of rooms: 121
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
BEST WESTERN PLUS Dartmouth is the perfect place for business and leisure travelers coming to Halifax Regional Municipality. Situated in a private treed area, BEST WESTERN PLUS Dartmouth is an oasis within the Burnside Industrial Park and conveniently located next to Dartmouth Crossing, Atlantic Canada’s newest shopping destination.Just a short distance to bridges or a ferry that will take you to downtown Halifax, BEST WESTERN PLUS Dartmouth is where you can enjoy first class accommodations, with all the amenities, and competitively priced. Refresh yourself in our indoor pool, enjoy a fabulous seafood dinner and some imported or domestic wine at our popular Trendz Restaurant & Wine Bar. Relax in your room with over 60 HD channels. ... more   less 
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