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Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

This section along Kekuli Bay to Vernon was in good condition, there were a few spots that needed to be repaired but overall was an enjoyable bike ride. There are othe rpoints of entry along the old highway if you wanted to go a longer from Oyama.

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Vernon, Canada
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Terrible all-around. If I hadn't pre-paid months ago, I would have moved to another hotel. Mold in bathroom around toilet, hard and lumpy beds, on/off water pressure, iffy Wi-Fi. The room and décor are really old and needing updating. My friend (who was sharing with me) had no night stand or clock by her bed, just a floor lamp. The...

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Gillis Point, Nova Scotia
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We are from Cape Breton and were taking a trip to Mahone Bay and Lunenburg so we booked at the Bluenose and had a great time. The room was very clean and the restaurant was very good. Acutally the owner was from Cheticamp, Cape Breton and we had a repore we had their Continental Breakfast which was excellent and they...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Confortable and quiet. Large parking lot. Rooms need renovations especially the bathrooms. The shower faucet was broken and difficult to use The Wi-Fi was very slow and intermittent, not very effective.

Ojochal, Costa Rica
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We stayed here a couple of times in the past month. It is dated, older, bit always clean! The staff are always friendly, and accommodating. The restraint is great.... love the food and the freshness of everything! Great parking, good location. Having Laundry on site was an added bonus!

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King City, Canada
Reviewed 27 September 2016

I'd have to say first off, that you get what you pay for - and this hotel was by a longshot the cheapest in the area and only 15min out of Halifax. Having said that, the first order of business was phoning countless times and leaving several messages we never did get an answer or a call back. We decided...

1Thank Marco A
Thomasville, North Carolina
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is one of those older hotels that needs an upgrade. Good location and you can see the harbor from the parking lot. OK for an overnight stay while passing thru and the bed was comfy but we were very tired. Had a/c and WIFI.

1Thank Marty H
Glace Bay, Canada
Reviewed 23 August 2016

rooms were dirty, inadequate parking, roof leaked. people smoking pot on the balcony, etc. etc. gross. this whole place was just a slum. the continental breakfast was tea. coffee, toast muffins, yogurt 2 cereals, and watermelon, restaurant was nice but not cheap if you wanted a real breakfast, even with 15 % off still not cheap. on a brighter note...

1Thank mikeweyman
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 19 August 2016

A zero rating best reflects this hotel but I had to give it a 1 rating to post this review. Howard Johnson's should be ashamed to have this place in their portfolio and close it's door permanently. We stayed in room #5. Upon arrival the room key did not open the door even though the light flashed green. Returned to...

1Thank mld215
Reviewed 1 August 2016

It is a 3 *** Motel, nice people,good service, beds could use some upgrading, worn out. Room service daily for a 9 week stay, was good, the cleaning ladies are trustworthy, motel is located in a good area, everything is accessible/nearby.

Thank Zeds C

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Bluenose Inn & Suites

Address: 636 Bedford Hwy, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3M 2L8, Canada (Formerly Days Inn Halifax)
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Halifax Region > Halifax
Price Range: $93 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bluenose Inn & Suites 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Bluenose Hotel Halifax
Howard Johnson Halifax
Halifax Howard Johnson
Bluenose Inn & Suites Halifax, Nova Scotia
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“Bedford area of Halifax...beautiful area...too bad the hotel didn't match!”
terbez72, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Best Value, very good food”
HossIona, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The restaurant for free breakfast is actually private - and the owner is awesome!!”
marcosphoto, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay here”
startright, 26 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Room 15 is 2 Double Bedroom with one bed in its own quiet alcove”
C2297PFlisad, 26 Aug 2015 | Read review
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