Less than 10 minutes' walk from the Citadel National Historic Site, this Halifax hotel offers free WiFi. First-rate services and comfortable guestrooms are included. The Public Gardens are across from this hotel. The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites features a fully equipped business centre and modern fitness centre. Guests will appreciate the helpful concierge department that can arrange everything from transportation services to dinner reservations. Guestrooms at the Lord Nelson Hotel offers in-room entertainment such as video games and movie services. Guests will also feel pampered with bath products and in-room coffeemakers with free coffee and tea. The Arms at the Nelson Hotel & Suites offers fine dining. Guests can enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner from the outdoor summer patio, which overlooks the Halifax Public Gardens.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Halifax, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.3

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Parking available at the hotel


Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
1 large double bed
2 large double beds
1 double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
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Sustainability certification

This property has one or more third-party sustainability certifications.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
8.8
Facilities
8.2
Cleanliness
8.9
Comfort
8.9
Value for money
7.6
Location
9.3
Free WiFi
8.8
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Kersti
    Canada Canada
    Great front door and reception service. The rooms were beautifully cleaned. Towels fabulous.
  • Aaron
    Canada Canada
    The room was better than expected and the location was excellent for exploring downtown Halifax.
  • S
    Shellisa
    Canada Canada
    I loved the older style of the building, it gave off a very elegant vibe. The bellman was well dressed and very welcoming. The front desk staff were informative & friendly.

Hotel surroundings

Restaurants
1 restaurant on site

  • The Arm's Public House
    • Cuisine
      American
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambiance
      Modern
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Facilities of The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites
Great facilities! Review score, 8.2

Most popular facilities
  • Parking on site
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Additional toilet
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Coffee machine
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets
Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • iPod dock
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed) and costs CAD 28 per day.
  • Parking garage
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Trouser press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business centre
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Grocery deliveries
    Additional charge
  • Minimarket on site
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Allergy-free room
  • Wake-up service
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Lift
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Barber/beauty shop
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Visual aids: Braille
  • Lower bathroom sink
  • Higher level toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Wellness
  • Fitness centre
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Filipino
  • Ukrainian
  • Chinese

House rules

The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 15:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

Check-out

Until 12:00

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of CAD 100 is required on arrival. That's about GBP 56. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 19

Pets

Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.

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The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Upon check-in photo identification and credit card is required. All special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Pre-paid credit cards and debit cards cannot be used to guarantee a reservation. A credit card is required when booking.

Self-parking is available for CAD 28 per night and valet parking is CAD 40 per night.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

If you require an invoice when booking a prepaid rate, please write this request and your company details in the Ask a question box.

Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian.

A damage deposit of CAD 100 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

License number: RYA-2023-24-03061753264523086-1515

FAQs about The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites

  • The prices at The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness centre

  • Check-in at The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites is from 15:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites has 1 restaurant:

    • The Arm's Public House

  • The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites is 800 yards from the centre of Halifax. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Room options at The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites include:

    • Double
    • Family
    • Suite