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Commons Inn - Halifax

5780 West Street, Halifax, Canada, B3K1H8  show map
 3 stars
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Commons Inn - Halifax

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

Breakfast
No pets allowed
Air conditioning
No Smoking

No smoking on site

Overview

Commons Inn is a 3-star property providing a central accommodation with 24-hour front desk, ironing service and tour/ticket assistance.

The hotel lies 1250 meters away from Clay Cafe Pottery Studio and 1050 meters from Halifax Citadel National Historic Site of Canada. A 10-minute walk to the center of Halifax.

Commons Inn is around 35 minutes' drive from Halifax International airport.

Rooms

Commons Inn offers 40 guestrooms appointed with climate control, a private safe, cable TV, a fridge and ironing facilities with all the sights of Halifax within easy access. Guests can make use of a bathtub, a shower and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Every day a complimentary continental breakfast is served. Hali Deli and Chez Tess Creperie serve a selection of meals within 100 meters from the venue.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   40.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site car park
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed

Dining

  • Breakfast

Business

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Ironing facilities

Media

  • AM/FM alarm clock

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CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

5780 West Street, Halifax, Canada, B3K1H8

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Airports
Restaurants
  • Hali Deli (cuisine: Eastern European)
    200 ft
  • Chez Tess Creperie (cuisine: Belgian)
    800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    40

Rooms and availability

Commons Inn photos Room
Standard One-Bedroom Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Commons Inn photos Room
Deluxe Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds, 1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio

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Local attractions

  • Old Burying Ground 1.1 mi
    Corner of Spring Garden and Barrington
  • Dartmouth Crossing4.2 mi
    Burnside / Hwy 118, Exit 12

Near the hotel

  • Halifax Citadel National Historic Site of Canada3500 ft
    5425 Sackville St
  • Halifax Public Gardens4300 ft
    Spring Garden Road and South Park St

Restaurants nearby

  • Hali Deli200 ft

    Address: 2389 Agricola Street

    60% likes this, based on 27 reviews
    Cuisine: Eastern European

  • Ace Burger Co.1400 ft

    Address: 2605 Agricola Street
    Phone: (902) 406-8050

  • The Good Food Emporium1600 ft

    Address: 2186 Windsor Street

    Cuisine: Healthy

  • Chez Tess Creperie800 ft

    Address: 5687 Charles Street

    75% likes this, based on 46 reviews
    Cuisine: Belgian

  • Donnini's Pizza1500 ft

    Address: 5576 North St
    Phone: (902) 422-6863

    85% likes this, based on 18 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    40
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Commons Inn Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Commons Inn

6.8
Very goodBased on165 reviews

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Location
8.0

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Close to city - could walk everywhere. Desk staff were very helpful. Had fridge/microwave in room.

    Only that there was no lift to takeup luggage.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Free parking on site. Free Internet. Free Continental Breakfast. Interesting old building. Comfortable room-fridge, microwave, TV, but no desk. Commons room was pleasant and bright.

    Bathroom floor tiles were loose. Not allowed to take coffee from the breakfast room back to my room for my wife.

  • Couple
    7.8

    Very friendly and helpfull personnel. Cosy rooms and great breakfast to kickstart the day!

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Staff was excellent. Hotel was older, but with great character. Modernized breakfast room was cheery and bright and the breakfast choices were more than adequate.

    No in-room coffee. The lounge area adjacent to the breakfast room was very nice but apparently was locked except during breakfast hours. Would have enjoyed relaxing in that beautiful room had it been open as our room was very small.

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    the reception staff were super friendly and helpful. The beds were really comfy'.It was a very good cold breakfast.

    the steps( the hotel was not disabled friendly )it was not easily accessible for a person with walking problems. would have liked tea and coffee making facilities in the room. would have preferred a hot option for breakfast(but now I am being nit picky)

  • Single
    7.4

    Ou get what you pay for. Very modest accomodations, yet comfortable and clean. Not expensive. Walking distance to most areas of Halifax. Friendly staff.

    Staff.

  • Older travelers
    2.8

    I did not like the inn

    I would not stay nor recommend this Inn to anyone .It was smelly and the rooms are small the tv did not work and the breakfast was bad

  • Single
    5.8

    It was cheaper than any of hotels at Halifax. Breakfast was very decent and enouth to start your day. Staff is very helpful.

    I was told by staff that water in room was not drinkable. I had to go buy bottled water at supermarket by walking 15 minutes from Inn. Yes, Inn sells a bottle of water but it is not enough if you need a lot.There was no elevator so that I had tough time to carry my lagage into the building which has stairs everywhere. According to website, Inn was located in downtown. I would say it was little off the downtown. You would be able to have good legs to walk to downtown. It took 10 munites to the nearest place, Halifax Citadel although Citadel is located high up hill.

  • Single
    8.8

    beautiful old building, with possibly the most comfortable bed I've ever slept in in a hotel! beautiful area to walk around... I thoroughly enjoyed my stay!

  • Family with children
    7.4

    The price was excellent and hotel staff was very helpful. The hotel is not far from most major attractions in the city.

    Can't say I'm a fan of the Continental Breakfast or the trek to get to the Breakfast room in the basement. Also a mention of the stairs to get into the Inn in the descriptions would be helpful for those of us with mobility issues. In this case the first set of guest rooms are 1 floor above street level with stairs as the only access in.

  • Single
    8.0

    The helpfulness of the manager at the desk.

  • Single
    6.2

    The building the room and that I could use my Ipad in the room

    There was no hair dryer and the shower did not work well

  • Single
    4.2

    - price - breakfast facilities - flat screen TV - deep tub - historical sense

    - general sense of uncleanliness - slow service (took 20 minutes to sign in) - cold rooms - upkeep of bathroom - old cocking. - bathtub dirty - sink faucet in disrepair. - place felt tired - need a high quality make-over - pictures on web were deceiving. Not the quality I expected - I would recommend this place once you bring up the quality - I like historical - but I want 21st century quality of facility, cleanliness and class

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    The staff were very friendly and helpful. It was a good breakfast. It was quiet and the rooms very comfortable and clean. Handy to the city and great to be not right in the city. Nice to get a feel for the local life in the city.

    The window in our room did not lock.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    it was a 15 minute walk to downtown Halifax. Breakfast was a very good selection. Room was clean and fresh looking.

    was not as close to downtown as what we would have liked

How to reach hotel

hotel Commons Inn - Halifax Halifax location
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Hotel Address:

5780 West Street, Halifax, Canada, B3K1H8

Get directions
Airports
Restaurants
  • Hali Deli (cuisine: Eastern European)
    200 ft
  • Chez Tess Creperie (cuisine: Belgian)
    800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    40