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The historic destination of Halifax is a good choice if you've been considering a getaway with your kids. The boating, museums, and walking trails are just a few things that make this an attractive vacation destination for families. Fly into Halifax, NS (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.), which is located 16.7 mi (26.9 km) from the city center. When you're thinking about where you should stay in Halifax, you might want to consider one of the 65 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations here.
Families on vacation have good things to say about these accommodations:
Snowflake Manor Bed and Breakfast - Offers free parking, free breakfast, and free WiFi. Guests like the comfy beds and central location at this 4-star bed & breakfast.
Mount Saint Vincent University Residence - Features free parking, laundry facilities, and free WiFi. The clean rooms and central location make this 2.5-star residence popular with guests.
Coastal Inn Dartmouth - Offers free parking, laundry facilities, and in-room kitchenettes. Guests like the overall comfort and clean rooms at this 2-star hotel.
Homewood Suites by Hilton Halifax-Downtown - Features an indoor pool, a restaurant, and laundry facilities. This 3.5-star hotel is popular with guests for its central location.
You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use this information to plan when to pack up the kids and head to Halifax.
While you and your family are visiting Halifax, you might want to check out some kid-friendly attractions such as Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Scotiabank Centre, and Anna Leonowens Gallery. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area's activities like Halifax Citadel and Public Gardens Park.Halifax is also well-known for its:
To venture out into the surrounding area, hop on a train at Halifax Station. Halifax may not have many public transportation choices so consider a car rental to maximize your time.