$136 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Sep 22, 2014 Check-out: Sep 24, 2014

The Lord Nelson Hotel and Suites

4 stars
1515 South Park Street, N/A, Halifax, NS B3J 2L2
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
4.3
out of 5
19 reviews
Best Hotel

I can walk to my dinner cruise within 20 minutes. Very convenient, reasonable rates, Received good... See full review

  • My did cats name is inkwe
  • Aug 3, 2014
Boston visitor

Very nice, classic hotel which has been updated. Loved the common areas. Great staff. Friendly and... See full review

  • Vote for Mitt
  • Aug 21, 2014
A legendary landmark in the heart of downtown Halifax, the Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites is luxurious accommodations at its very finest. Originally built in 1928, the hotels charm and elegance attract guests and dignitaries from around the world, while its outstanding amenities, facilities and Maritime hospitality delight all who stay there. The Lord Nelson Hotel is like a beacon of old-fashioned splendour with every modern convenience you can imagine and more! Both self parking and valet parking is available for a fee.

Hotel Map

44.6424 -63.5798
Area served
Greater Halifax area.
Nearby airports
Halifax International Airport - 35 KM
Area description
The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites is ideally located in downtown Halifax at the corner of Spring Garden Road and South Park Street overlooking the famous Public Gardens and the historic Halifax Citadel Fort. Hotel guests are just steps to the vibrant and upscale shopping, dining and entertainment of Halifax popular Spring Garden Road area. Our picturesque waterfront, universities and hospitals are all within easy walking distance.

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The Lord Nelson Hotel and Suites Rooms

Classic Room
Our Classic rooms are approximately 275 square feet and feature one queen or two double beds. These rooms provide all the standard amenities including 32 inch flat screen TV, complimentary wireless high speed internet, complimentary coffee service and Aveda spa products.
Premier Suite
Our Premier Suites are approximately 600 square feet and feature a king size bed. Some offer spacious bathrooms with granite countertops and others have a fireplace and over looks the Public Garden, Both suites have a separate living area as well as a kitchenette facilities consisiting of a bar, fridge, microwave, dishes and cutlery. These rooms provide all the standard amenities found in our Classic guest roooms plus evening turndown service, bottled water and luxurious guest robe.
Petite Room
Our Petite rooms make a great choice for the budget conscious traveller or anyone who appreciates a cosy yet comfortable stay. These rooms provide all the standard amenities including 32 inch flat screen TV, complimentary wireless high speed internet, complimentary coffee service and Aveda spa products.
Studio Suite
Our Studios are approximately 350 square feet and feature one king or two double beds and an open concept seating area, as well as kitchenette facilities consisiting of a bar, fridge, microwave, dishes and cutlery. These rooms provide all the standard amenities found in our Classic guest roooms plus evening turndown service, bottled water and luxurious guest robe.

Amenities

  • Free internet
  • Airport shuttle
  • Non Smoking
General
Non Smoking
Concierge
Pet friendly
Elevators
Activities
Fitness center or spa
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Room service
Services
Business center
Laundry service
In-Room Safe
Tour desk
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Conference facilities
Currency exchange
Internet
Free internet
Transportation
Airport shuttle
Parking
Parking
Accessibility
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant
Accessible facilities
Wheel chair access
Service animals allowed
Accessible parking
Public areas wheelchair accessible for disabled
Handicapped parking
Wheelchair accessible elevators
Ramp access to buildings

Dining

The Arms Restaurant
The Arms Restaurant is located just off the lobby and features traditional English pub fare as well as a variety of tempting international dishes. The friendly atmosphere and comfortable surroundings make it a great spot to share good cheer with friends or wind down after a busy day.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1500
Check-out:
1200

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (19)

Ratings and reviews for The Lord Nelson Hotel and Suites

Overall score

4.3 / 5
5.01.0
19 out of 19
Amenities:
4.1
Room cleanliness:
4.8
Hotel staff:
4.7
Room comfort:
4.4
Location:
4.6
Value:
4.3

89% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Vote for Mitt
Boston
Aug 21, 2014

Boston visitor

Very nice, classic hotel which has been updated. Loved the common areas. Great staff. Friendly and always helpful. Room was a bit small esp the bathroom but not unexpected for this style hotel. In easy walk to the Citadel and Public Gardens. 10 min walk to the water front area. Would stay here again.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
My did cats name is inkwe
Halifax
Aug 3, 2014

Best Hotel

I can walk to my dinner cruise within 20 minutes. Very convenient, reasonable rates, Received good advice on parking options.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

Its only 20 minutes away from the Wharf or if you like just visit the city.

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
dandoon
montreal canada
Apr 21, 2014

good and bad

The room was clean and the staff were very helpful. However the walls of the room are too thin and you can hear everything going on in the next room. The hotel location is great right in the middle of everything but the hotel gouges on parking( $22 + tx, a day ) and tried to slip in extra charges for the globe and mail that was not requested. The hotel is also not completely handicapped accessable. My husband walks with a cane and the elevator (the one that is not a service elevator) that goes to the parking requires you to climb some steps to get to your car.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
2
Location:
4
Value:
2
Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

The fickle frog pub just around the corner from the hotel has pretty good food for a decent price,especially breakfast.

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Review of The Lord Nelson Hotel and Suites

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Lizzzie
PEI
Sep 27, 2013

friendly and professional

staff were relaxed, friendly and professional air quality very good

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
4
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Review of The Lord Nelson Hotel and Suites

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Reyadh
Kuwait
Mar 2, 2013

Wonderful experience

My stay in Lord Nelson was amazing experience. It is perfectly located in the heart of the city. I didn't need to use public transportation most of the time. within walking distance you can find almost all what you need of shopping, resturants, and all other type of entertainment. The staff are welcomning and friendly.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
MPNY
Business
New York, NY
Dec 5, 2012

Wonderful Hotel right across from Spring Garden

This is a character hotel from in the day that has been modernized with all amenities. Best of both worlds.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of The Lord Nelson Hotel and Suites

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
NewYorker in Canada
New York, New York
Nov 29, 2012

Four-day trip to visit family

The hotel is at an excellent location, just one/two blocks from a number of 24-hour establishments (which is a really big deal in Halifax). Basically on their equivalent of Fifth Avenue in NY in terms of shopping, banks and restaurants.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
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Review of The Lord Nelson Hotel and Suites

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
deppes
Memphis, Tn
Jul 17, 2012

Great Hotel - Wifi in Lobby, Not the room

We enjoyed the hotel, but had a problem with the first room. Once we spoke to the Front Desk, they quickly moved us to another room. Good job! However, we were not able to get the wifi to work in our room. It did work in the lobby, but...

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
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Review of The Lord Nelson Hotel and Suites

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Susie dancer
Troy Mi
May 9, 2012

Lots of personality!

Pretty view of the park. In the heart of downtown Halifax. Staff were all helpful. Can walk to everything.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
3
Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Order fish and chips.

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Review of The Lord Nelson Hotel and Suites

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
simon bala
toronto, ontario
Apr 8, 2012

excellent hotel

i was surprised howwell the hotel and facilitieswere. i recommend this hotelhighly especiallyto familyustomers. very courteous and helpful staf Simon Bala Toronto

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
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