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Fountain View Guest House

34 reviews
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good17%
  • Average32%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible17%
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“place to stay”(3 reviews)
“mini fridge”(2 reviews)
“sink”(4 reviews)
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

A nice place to stay for a night or two in Halifax. Walking distance to City Center , Citadel, Public Gardens, Waterfront. $50 plus tax per night in a Guest House run by an 80 years old lady who has 3-4 rooms for rent and...More

Thank avalansha
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

The place itself is very basic/ 80's style house that is converted into a gust house. Small rooms with old beds and old decor and shared bathrooms one on each floor. However, staying there is VERY cheap! If you're in town for few days or...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2016

We were booked into a Choice Hotel and because they were overbooked they sent us to the Fountainview Guest House on Robie St. Believing it to be comparable to our original hotel, we made a booking and what a shock to find this place. It...More

1  Thank charlieO8223NA
Reviewed 26 August 2016

I stayed at this no frills guest house and found the owner/hostess really spooky. She looks to be about 100 years old and does not trust a lot of people. She is from the old school and is suspicious of women travelling solo. The rooms...More

1  Thank sherri c
Reviewed 10 July 2015

The owner, Helen V, answered questions about the rooms available on the phone. I traveled from the USA and offered to send a cashier's check but it would not have arrived until after I did so I paid her when I arrived. She held the...More

2  Thank artlandmusictraveler
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Price range
USD 19 - USD 32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
USD 19 - USD 32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Low price and good location are the main reasons for this accomodation"
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"Many other good hotels in the area. Helps to shop around. Avoid this place if you can."
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"Choose room with kitchen sink and air conditioning, especially in summer. Upstairs room #2 was quiet though..."
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"We had a room in the back of the house"
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