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BEST WESTERN PLUS Chocolate Lake Hotel

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Middleton, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great place to stay , quiet , clean , friendly service , love the view of the lake ..... convenient location....breakfast was good ....definetly would recommend and go back again ....looks like a lovely patio area for warmer weather off of the bar .....this was our second visit to tis hotel....

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Winnipeg, Canada
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

Great hotel, service and great location. Not downtown, but 10 minutes by car to city centre. Location great because its in quiet area by a nice lake, which is still in Halifax but feels country. We stayed for 4 nights, rooms was wonderful, we upgraded to 2 queen size bedroom (just 2 of us) for much more roomy feel. Very...

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Michelle W, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Chocolate Lake Hotel, responded to this review

Mona-Lisa-Lady, thank you so much for your wonderful review of Chocolate Lake Hotel! We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed our proximity to many Halifax attractions along with our hotel amenities and complimentary hot buffet breakfast. We hope to welcome you back again in the future!

Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It's ok as long as you have a credit card under your name. But if your boss were to book it for your conference, you would be left out in the cold because they don't even take your boss' word that they are paying for the room for a work related stay. They did not even attempt to find some...

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Michelle W, Guest Services Supervisor at BEST WESTERN PLUS Chocolate Lake Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you gave us to implement improvements to ensure we offer a better experience for guests in the future. Due to the new credit card system that we have, we can...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stay there 2-4 times per year. Great location. Not far from downtown. Overlooks a lake which lends to great views and relaxing atmosphere. Although an older hotel, it is well maintained. After a recent renovation of the restaurant, the food, menu, and atmosphere have all changed for the better. Service is personable and friendly. I recommend this hotel.

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sydney, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel offers excellent amenities for the $$. The staff are friendly and the hotel is clean and nicely decorated. Great for anyone from a person on a business trip to a family on vacation. They offer a gym, pool, hot tub and video/games room as well as conference rooms for meetings. The food in the restaurant is great and...

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Charlottetown, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very cozy place to stay .The food in the restaurant is amazing and the service is too.The Chocolate Lab pup is great to see when your in the lobby.Staff are very professional, friendly and helpful .so close to downtown Halifax

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Michelle W, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Chocolate Lake Hotel, responded to this review

Judith S - thank you for your review. We are so delighted to hear you enjoyed our restaurant, the Lakeside Grill and happy you were able to meet our little pup Aero. We hope to welcome you back again in the future!

Antigonish
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the hotel was in a good central location, near the city and easily accessible. Staff were courteous and friendly and asked if we needed help parking etc. Breakfast was very good and great service. Checkout was quick and easy. Price was a bit high for the time of year.

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Michelle W, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Chocolate Lake Hotel, responded to this review

William R - thank you for your great review of Chocolate Lake Hotel. We hope that if you are travelling to the Halifax area again that you decide to stay with us.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

warm , pet friendly hotel. They have a puppy in the lobby. It has good food,and a great hot breakfast. The rooms are clean, and it has great facilities. The conference centre is wonderful, and the pool area, workout room, and children's arcade are wonderful.

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Michelle W, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Chocolate Lake Hotel, responded to this review

Wandar255 - thank you for your review of Chocolate Lake Hotel. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed our complimentary hot buffet breakfast and conference facilities. We hope to welcome you back again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love the Best Western chocolate lake, not too fancy but nice and comfortable. I always get a good price. and it is nearby everything. Will be back again for sure, and breakfast is great and coffee is the best.

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Michelle W, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Chocolate Lake Hotel, responded to this review

46Nadinem - thank you so much for your wonderful review of Best Western Plus Chocolate Lake Hotel. We hope to see you again!

Mulgrave, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My choice of hotel for Halifax for value, service and comfort. Convenient location for downtown, shopping, forum, entering or departing the city. Breakfast is much more than most free breakfasts. Games room and pool is a plus for families. Rooms are very clean and comfortable. Staff have always been helpful and friendly. I always feel welcomed there. And who can...

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Michelle W, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Chocolate Lake Hotel, responded to this review

Berniece M - thank you for your review of Chocolate Lake Hotel! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed our location & proximity to downtown and shopping. We hope to welcome you back again in the future.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
BEST WESTERN PLUS Chocolate Lake hotel in Halifax, Nova Scotia is newly redesigned, offering you exceptional comfort in a gorgeous, convenient location. Visiting Halifax for business or pleasure? BEST WESTERN PLUS Chocolate Lake is the ideal hotel for you. We have everything you need and more, all in a tranquil lakeside setting. So trust the brand that makes travellers feel comfortable worldwide. This Four Star Canada Select property offers Free Hot Breakfast Buffet, Free Parking, Free Wireless and Hardwired internet, Games Room, Saltwater Pool, Hot Tub, Exercise Facilities, Conference Facilities and the Lakeside Grill. We complete the experience with a resident Chocolate Lab named Cocoa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Chocolate Lake Hotel

Address: 250 St Margarets Bay Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3N 1J4, Canada
Region: Canada > Nova Scotia > Halifax Region > Halifax
Price Range: €90 - €139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Chocolate Lake Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 142
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Also Known As:
Best Western Halifax
Halifax Best Western
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Halifax
#3 Green Hotel in Halifax
#5 Business Hotel in Halifax
#6 Family Hotel in Halifax
#6 Romantic Hotel in Halifax
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“Get a room with a lake view.”
ivanf883, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Lake side is a pretty view”
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“Top floor is quiet and has a nice view.”
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“Top floor over looking the lake is best.”
Bfly217, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The best view is probably on the top floor!”
NJMM25, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
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