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4.3/5 Very Good
169 reviews
Great location, Walking distance, Definitely stay


  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Air Conditioning


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Antigonish Arena
    4 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Saint Francis Xavier University
    5 min walk
  • Popular Location
    St Ninian's Cathedral
    10 min walk
  • Airport
    Port Hawkesbury, NS (YPS)
    41 min drive

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Book online or call:

  • Standard Double Room

    Room Amenities

    • 140 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Two-Bedroom Suite

    Room Amenities

    • 269 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Double Room With 2 Double Beds

    Room Amenities

    • 179 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Queen Room

    Room Amenities

    • 140 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
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About this area


Located in Antigonish, StFX University Summer Hotel is connected to the convention centre. Antigonish Heritage Museum and Old Barn Gallery are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include St Ninian's Cathedral and Pomquet Island Lighthouse. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Antigonish Arena or Riverside International Speedway.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Antigonish Arena - 4 min walk
  • Saint Francis Xavier University - 5 min walk
  • St Ninian's Cathedral - 10 min walk
  • Antigonish Mall - 14 min walk
  • Antigonish Golf and Country Club - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Halifax, NS (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.) - 117 min drive

About this property

StFX University Summer Hotel

Mountain hotel connected to the convention centre in Antigonish with free parking
This smoke-free hotel features an indoor pool, a fitness centre and a sauna. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a conference centre, a business centre and a meeting room. All 500 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and microwaves, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include coffee/tea makers, free local calls and desks.
StFX University Summer Hotel offers 500 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with coffee/tea makers and shared/communal kitchens. Cable televisions are provided. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and microwaves. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit and complimentary toiletries.
Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). An iron/ironing board and hairdryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool, a sauna and a fitness centre.

Property amenities


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Free self parking

Things to do

Fitness centre
Indoor pool

Family friendly

Indoor pool
Laundry facilities


Free newspapers in reception
Reception hall

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Tour/ticket assistance
Wedding services

Languages spoken


Business services

1 meeting room
Business centre
Conference centre




If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
Braille signage
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


Smoke-free property

Room amenities


Climate control (air conditioning)


Free toiletries
Hairdryer (on request)
Shower/bathtub combination


32-inch TV
TV channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Shared kitchen


Free local calls
Iron/ironing board (on request)
Laptop-friendly workspace



Check-in available 24 hours
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM


  • Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CAD 16 per night.

Property payment types

American Express

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Rollaway bed fee: CAD 16 per night

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 are 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.

Property is also known as

  • St. Francis Xavier University Hotel Antigonish
  • St. Francis Xavier University Hotel
  • St. Francis Xavier University Antigonish
  • St. Francis Xavier University

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5/5 Excellent

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Great stay

Great location for walking over to the Highland Games! Clean rooms, easy to get in and out.

Stayed 2 nights in Jul. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Such a nice place. People are very sweet and there was a kitchen on the floor so we could cook some stuff for breakfast etc.

Stayed 2 nights in Aug. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

St. F. X U. Hotel in Antigonish, Nova Scotia

I was very impressed with this hotel. The rooms were modern, clean and luxurious, but very inexpensive. Rooms had desks, fridges and microwave ovens. The staff were friendly and helpful. I would definitely stay here again.

Stayed 2 nights in Aug. 2019

5/5 Excellent

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    Stayed 1 night in Aug. 2019


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    Stayed 2 nights in Aug. 2019

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