Traveling to the Convention?

Lisa MacIver
Hal-Con's Official Travel Agent Maritime Travel lmaciver@maritimetravel.ca (902) 429-7883 Whether you're coming from the States or New Brunswick, Lisa can help with whatever arrangements you may need. Contact her for flights, hotel and car rentals.

The Airport

Traveling from Stanfield International Airport (YHZ) to Downtown Halifax.

Shuttle
www.driverdaves.com offers a door-to-door shuttle service to/from the airport 24/7. Single $35, Pair $25/each, 3+ $20/each. See their website for details. Book ahead of time on their website.

Taxi
Multiple taxi services are available, the average cost is around $55.

Car Rental
All major rental car agencies have locations at the airport.

Bus
Halifax bus route 320 goes from Halifax Stanfield International Airport to downtown Halifax. The cost is great—only $3.25 per direction, per adult. The bus runs every 30 minutes during peak times, and every hour during off-peak hours. Total travel time is approximately 40-50 minutes to get to the airport. For more information on the bus schedule and luggage policy, check it out here.

Downtown Parking

If you have a car and need to find parking downtown, there are lots of options! The city has a total of 700 metered parking spaces (which are free between 6pm and 8am and on weekends and holidays), and also has 3 large indoor parking facilities at MetroPark, Scotia Square and the Casino. Hourly cost for these locations is around $3.00. There are also smaller pay parking lots all throughout the city. Check out this link for more information on parking locations and smart tips!

Hotels

Hotel Halifax (~0.5km from convention)
(Formerly called Delta Halifax)

Marriott hotel(s) is offering your special group rate:
Delta Hotels Halifax for 145.00 CAD per night for classic room
Book Online Here
Delegates can also call the reservations number at 902-425-6700 and ask for “Hal-Con rate”
Last day to book: September 5, 2019
Lobby Room Restaurant

Hotel Barrington (~0.5km from convention)
(Formerly called Delta Barrington)

Marriott hotel(s) is offering your special group rate:
Delta Hotels Barrington for 145.00 CAD per night for a classic room
Book Online Here
Delegates can also call the reservations number at 902-429-7410 and ask for the “Hal-Con rate”
Last day to book: September 5, 2019
Lobby Lounge Room Restaurant

Residence Inn Halifax Downtown (~0.2km from convention)

1599 Grafton St. Halifax B3J 2C3 Canada

$185.00 for Studio Suite with Queen bed. Located across the street from the Halifax Convention Centre, the Residence Inn Halifax offers a prime location and spacious suites that include kitchens. Our guests start the day with complimentary hot buffet breakfast and stay connected with free Wi-Fi. We’re looking forward to seeing you in 2019!

*Complimentary for registered guests*
– High-speed internet access
– Daily Hot Buffet Breakfast
– Newspaper
– Grocery Shopping Service
– In-room arrival basket of coffee, tea, and popcorn

Book Online Here
Book by Phone: Local 902-422-0493 or Toll Free 1-866-422-0493
Last day to book: September 23, 2019

Cambridge Suites (~0.2km from convention)

1583 Brunswick St, Halifax, NS B3J 3P5
(902) 420-0555

$192.00 for our Studio Room accommodation (with 1 or 2 Queen Beds, kitchenette) and includes continental breakfast, local calling and high speed internet.
Book Online Here
Book by Phone: Local 902-420-0555 or Toll Free 1-800-565-1263
September 11, 2019
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Four Points by Sheraton Halifax (~0.4km from convention)

1496 Hollis St, Halifax, NS B3J 3Z1
(902) 423-4444

$165.00 for our Traditional Queen Room accommodation (with 1 or 2 Queen Beds) and includes local calling and high-speed internet. Hotel offers a pool and fitness room.
Book Online Here
Book by Phone: Local 902-423-4444 or Toll Free 1-866-716-8133
September 24, 2019
King Room Queen Room

Westin Hotel (~1.3km from convention)

The Westin Nova Scotian, 1181 Hollis St, Halifax, NS B3H 2P6
(902) 421-1000

$159.00 for our Traditional, Guest room (with 1 Queen Bed, or 2 Double Beds) and includes local calling and high speed internet.
Book Online Here
Book by Phone: Local 902-421-1000 or Toll Free 1-888-627-8553
September 20, 2019
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