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    Best Western Plus Chocolate Lake Hotel

    20 St. Margaret's Bay Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3N 1J4, Canada
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good38%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “chocolate lab” (98 reviews)
    “games room” (34 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
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    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

    Enjoyed stay we were there for a hospital call so close to hospital. Room was fantastic so was the food. Went to check out and girl said you are already checked out put on your Visa. Would of like the opposition to pay the way...More

    Thank Debbie M
    Response from Michelle W, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Plus Chocolate Lake HotelResponded 1 June 2016

    Debbie M - thank you for your review! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the proximity of our location to the hospital. We do apply the payment for the stay to the method of payment provided at check in however if you would...More

    Reviewed 23 May 2016

    Good location, wonderful to be beside the lake, inadequate parking, building needing attention. The bathroom ventilation system doesn't work, and the hair dryer in our room didn't work. We politely asked for it to be fixed, but nothing happened. They were kind enough to give...More

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    Thank Bert M
    Response from Michelle W, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Plus Chocolate Lake HotelResponded 1 June 2016

    Bert M - thank you for your review. Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and...More

    Reviewed 17 May 2016

    Were to stay at the Choice privileges Comfort Inn , Bedford, but they insisted we stay Saturday and Sunday . We only wanted one night but they only "had a few rooms left" . We were on this program as you can get a room...More

    Thank rillam
    Response from Michelle W, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Plus Chocolate Lake HotelResponded 1 June 2016

    Rillam - thank you for your review! We look forward to welcoming you back to Chocolate Lake.

    Reviewed 17 May 2016

    This hotel has been updated, is clean, and easily accessible. The location is beautiful and overlooks the lake. The nightly rate was also attractive, and the hotel has all of the basics that you would expect. The complimentary breakfast is good, the pool area is...More

    1  Thank jettingwithkids
    Response from Michelle W, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Plus Chocolate Lake HotelResponded 1 June 2016

    Jettingwithkids - thank you for your review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed our location and the beautiful view of Chocolate Lake. We hope to see you again in the future!

    Reviewed 13 May 2016

    we had stayed at this hotel years ago and knew it was quite old. But we were surprised and pleased at the remodeling job inside and out. The full buffet breakfast was more than any "Breakfast Included" we have ever seen and amenities of pool,hot...More

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    1  Thank thomaswI9441GP
    Response from Michelle W, Guest Relations Manager at Best Western Plus Chocolate Lake HotelResponded 1 June 2016

    ThomasWI9441GP - thanks so much for your review. We hope that if you are travelling to Halifax again in the future you stay with us again!

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$133 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Best Value Hotel in Halifax
    • #3 Green Hotel in Halifax
    • #5 Business Hotel in Halifax
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Halifax
    • #6 Family Hotel in Halifax
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 142
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    Response from Pattie S | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there is a coffee maker and it is a regular brew type that brews a cup at a time.
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    The drive time to downtown is 10-15 minutes depending on time of day and traffic.
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    Response from Roy B | Reviewed this property |
    It's about a 10 minute drive...not far or complicated....
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    "The view is nice on the lake side, but not to die for."
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    "Ask for higher floor if you want a good view of the lake."
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    "Lakeview is cool if you can get it."
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    "some rooms overlook the lake"
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