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

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

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

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

Delta Halifax (~0.5km from convention)

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 toll-free reservations number at 1-800-268-1133 and ask for “Hal-Con 2018”
Last day to book: October 4, 2018
Lobby Room Restaurant  

Delta Barrington (~0.5km from convention)

Marriott hotel(s) is offering your special group rate:
Delta Hotels Barrington for 145.00 CAD per night for classic room
Book Online Here
Delegates can also call the toll-free reservations number at 1-800-268-1133 and ask for “Hal-Con 2018”
Last day to book: October 4, 2018
Lobby Lounge Room Restaurant

Hampton Inn by Hilton Halifax-Downtown (~0.5km from convention)

1960 Brunswick Street, Halifax, NS, B3J 2G7
(902) 422-1391
$159.00 for our classic rooms at based on single/double occupancy with either 1 king or 2 queen beds.

*Complimentary for registered guests*
- Wi-Fi High speed internet access
- Daily Hot Buffet Breakfast
Book Online Here, by selecting “Add Special Rate Codes”. Enter HAL in the “group code” field
Individuals may contact the Hampton Inn directly at 902-422-1391 or through our toll-free number at 1-855-331-0334 and mention block name “Hal-Con” or group code “HAL”. Individual rooms must be guaranteed by a valid credit card for late arrival at the time of making the reservation(s)
The hotel will honor this special rate for reservations received by September 28, 2018.
Hampton Logo Street View    

Residence Inn Halifax Downtown (~0.2km from convention)

1599 Grafton St. Halifax B3J 2C3 Canada
$179.00 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 2018!

*Complimentary for registered guests*
- High speed internet access
- Daily Hot Buffet Breakfast
- Grocery Shopping Service
Book Online Here
Book by Phone: Toll Free 1-866-422-0493
Last day to book: September 26, 2018
   

Cambridge Suites (~0.2km from convention)

1583 Brunswick St, Halifax, NS B3J 3P5
(902) 420-0555
$190.00 for our Studio Room accommodation and includes continental breakfast, local calling and high speed internet.
Book Online Here
Book by Phone: 1-800-565-1263
September 11, 2018
Room Preview      

Lord Nelson Hotel (~1km from convention)

1515 South Park Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada B3J2L2
(902) 423-5130
$185.00 for our classic rooms at based on single/double occupancy (subject to availability of Classic rooms).
Book Online Here
Book by Phone: 1-800-565-2020 or (902) 423-5130
Rooms are available online until September 10, 2018.
After this date, please contact the reservations department directly at 1-800-565-2020 or (902) 423-5130
Or by email at ask@lordnelsonhotel.com.
Street View Lobby Front Steps Aerial Shot

Atlantica Hotel Halifax (~2km from convention)

1980 Robie Street Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 3G5
(902) 423-1161
$159 for our standard rooms
$174 for GOLD floor rooms (includes a $20 Voucher in our Seasons Restaurant)
$204 for Platinum floor rooms (includes full hot breakfast, appetizer in Seasons Restaurant, turndown service, etc.)

Full hot breakfast based on single or double occupancy.
Rooms would be subject to availability at the time of booking.
Book Online Here
Reservations can also be made by calling toll free 1-888-810-7288.
Or emailing reservations@atlanticahalifax.com and requesting the "Hal-Con Convention rate".

Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel (~0.4km from convention)

1919 Upper Water St, Halifax, NS B3J 3J5
(902) 421-1700
$189.00 CAD/night

- Free High Speed Internet
- Fitness Center
- Pool
Book Online Here
Or go to www.halifaxmarriott.com and type CGXCGXA in the group booking code box.
Reservations can also be made by calling toll free 1-800-943-6760 and asking for the Hal-Con room block.
Guests who require accommodations please confirm their guestrooms prior to the scheduled cutoff date of September 25th, 2018.