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Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

University of King's College

2.5 out of 5

3.8/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Business services
  • Parking available
  • Laundry
  • 24/7 front desk

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant

Explore the area

    Popular LocationDalhousie University5 min walk
    Popular LocationNova Scotia Archives11 min walk
    Popular LocationClay Cafe Paint Your Own Pottery Studio12 min walk
    AirportHalifax, NS (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.)33 min drive

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Standard Single Room, 1 Bedroom

  • 1496 sq ft
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Twin Bed

Double Room, 2 Twin Beds

  • 1496 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Twin Beds

About this area


Located in Halifax, University of King's College is in the city center and near the beach. Halifax Shopping Centre and Dartmouth Crossing are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk and Maritime Museum of the Atlantic. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Scotiabank Centre or Dartmouth Sportsplex.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Dalhousie University - 5 min walk
  • Nova Scotia Archives - 11 min walk
  • Clay Cafe Paint Your Own Pottery Studio - 12 min walk
  • Museum of Natural History - 19 min walk
  • Sir Sandford Fleming Park - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • Halifax Station - 7 min drive
  • Stanfield Intl. Airport (YHZ) - 33 min drive


  • Coburg Café — 7 min walk
  • Phil's Seafood — 11 min walk
  • Wasabi House — 11 min walk
  • Heartwood Bakery & Café — 12 min walk
  • Bramoso Gourmet Pizzeria — 14 min walk

About this property

University of King's College

Halifax hotel in South End, Halifax, walk to Dalhousie University
This smoke-free hotel features self parking, a business center, and conference space. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk, and a computer station are onsite. All 94 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, plus refrigerators and separate bathtubs and showers. Desks and free toiletries are also available to guests. Bathrooms are shared and limited housekeeping is available.
University of King's College offers 94 accommodations with complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers. Housekeeping is offered on a limited basis and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (CAD 15.00 per day)
  • Limited onsite parking

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator


  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Housekeeping (limited)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French

Business services

  • Business center
  • Computer station
  • Conference space


  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Free toiletries
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Shared bathroom

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator


  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

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Check-in from 2:00 PM - 5:00 AM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: CAD 15.00 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

Property is also known as

University King's College House Halifax
University King's College Halifax
University King's College
University King's College Hotel Halifax
University King's College Hotel
University of King's College Hotel
University of King's College Halifax
University of King's College Hotel Halifax

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at University of King's College and receive a full refund?
Yes, University of King's College offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to University of King's College cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is University of King's College pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at University of King's College?
Self parking is available for CAD 15.00 per day. Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at University of King's College?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - 5:00 AM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at University of King's College?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Where is University of King's College located?
Located in South End, Halifax, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, Dalhousie University, and St. Mary's University. Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk and Halifax Citadel are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 26 out of 117 reviews
5 - Excellent 22%
Rating 4 - Good. 57 out of 117 reviews
4 - Good 49%
Rating 3 - Okay. 27 out of 117 reviews
3 - Okay 23%
Rating 2 - Poor. 4 out of 117 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 117 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Cleand and quiet, but bit far form all attractions
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Woke up to a mouse in my bed and saw 2 scurry in the room earlier in the evening. Gross bathrooms- used tampon in one of the bathtubs!!! Would not recommend to anyone
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

2/5 Poor

Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Before even entering my own room i accidentaly opened tge wrong door with my key... and it opened. Didnt feel too safe leaving my stuff there after that and the bathrooms were the second lowest point. At least tgere was free breakfast i never went to cause it goes from 7-9am instead of to sometime more reasonable like 10 or 11. Worst stay of my cross canada trip.
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
King’s College dorm is a dorm. Single beds were very comfortable and dorm bathrooms were clean. Breakfast in the morning was very good. Price is excellent for staying so close to downtown. We walked there easily every day. We are walkers. We loved it.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2019

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