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Chic Downtown Condo With Free Parking and King Bed
0.5 km from Pier 21 National Historic Site
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Great location

"This condo is be a great location for a Halifax vacation, close to everything in a sociable, hospitable city. Unfortunately our stay was during the COVID-19 shutdown so we couldn't enjoy that experience. However this property was a welcomeing and comfortable refuge for us during our stay. We would ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr. 18, 2020

Chic Downtown Condo With Free Parking and King Bed
The Westin Nova Scotian
4 out of 5
0.3 km from Pier 21 National Historic Site
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The price is CA $119 per night
4/5Very Good! (1,658 reviews)

"Staff was very accommodating. Offered to help with taking stuff out upon checkout. Room was pet friendly."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 16, 2020

The Westin Nova Scotian
Newly Renovated Condo Downtown Halifax
0.5 km from Pier 21 National Historic Site
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Comfy, Clean and Perfect Location!

"This condo is so clean, the beds are comfy and it is so well-equipped! The owners have thought of everything you need to have a great vacation! We stayed for 11 days. So easy to walk to the waterfront, the Citadel and so many great restaurants. We took day trips to Peggy's Cove, Lunenburg, Mahone ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 14, 2019

Newly Renovated Condo Downtown Halifax
The Halliburton
3.5 out of 5
0.6 km from Pier 21 National Historic Site
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4.3/5Excellent! (1,007 reviews)

"I liked that the inn was located in walking distance to everything."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 22, 2020

The Halliburton
Gorgeous South End Suite
0.6 km from Pier 21 National Historic Site
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Gorgeous South End Suite
Four Points by Sheraton Halifax
3.5 out of 5
0.9 km from Pier 21 National Historic Site
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The price is CA $158 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (1,907 reviews)

"Beautiful didn’t like the parking as Some under construction and the garage door wouldn’t open with the code that the front desk gave"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 13, 2020

Four Points by Sheraton Halifax
The Hollis Halifax a DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel
4 out of 5
1.1 km from Pier 21 National Historic Site
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The price is CA $129 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,442 reviews)

"Waterfront view was great. Thank you for upgrading the room. The water in our room had a chemical smell, And it was very merky. My girlfriends hands broke out in hives. We also noticed the counters weren’t wiped down when we arrived but we were overall happy with everything and the staff were ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 16, 2020

The Hollis Halifax a DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel
Cambridge Suites Hotel
3 out of 5
1.2 km from Pier 21 National Historic Site
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The price is CA $129 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,007 reviews)

"Hotel suite was very convenient during this trip where so many nearby restaurants were closed. Having a full kitchen was great. The spaciousness of the room also helped mitigate the closed-in feeling that comes with self-isolation times in Covid-19 travel. Staff were helpful and communication was ..."…"

Reviewed on May 23, 2020

Cambridge Suites Hotel
The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites
4.5 out of 5
1.4 km from Pier 21 National Historic Site
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The price is CA $152 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (2,198 reviews)

"great place. excellent service .it will be great if they do free parking"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 30, 2020

The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites
Hampton Inn by Hilton Halifax Downtown
2.5 out of 5
1.8 km from Pier 21 National Historic Site
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The price is CA $125 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (1,720 reviews)

"The clerk told us our card was declined, so we used a debit card. Only to later find out from the credit card company that the clerk had punched in the wrong date information. She assigned us a room with no electricity, then bumped us up to a nice suite for the trouble. She told us the the morning ..."…"

Reviewed on May 1, 2020

Hampton Inn by Hilton Halifax Downtown
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Pier 21 National Historic Site is located in a historic area of Halifax known for its array of dining options. The neighborhood is home to 48 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that works for your stay.

Staying Near Pier 21 National Historic Site

You can choose from 37 hotels and accommodations within a mile of Pier 21 National Historic Site, including these picks:

  • Cambridge Suites Hotel: This 3-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and WiFi.
  • Prince George Hotel: With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to 2 restaurants and an indoor pool, along with free WiFi. Our customers like its dining options and central location.
  • The Westin Nova Scotian: With a stay at this 4-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a full-service spa and 2 restaurants, along with pillowtop beds. Our customers like its dining options and clean, quiet rooms.

Things to See and Do Near Pier 21 National Historic Site

While you're in town visiting Pier 21 National Historic Site, you can explore the sights and attractions within a few miles of the area.

Alexander Keith's Brewery, Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, and Discovery Centre feature a variety of fascinating exhibits to see while you're in town. Halifax Citadel, George's Island Lighthouse, and St Mathew's United Church are well-known local landmarks worth a visit. You can watch performances at Neptune Theatre, Eastern Front Theatre, and OneLight Theatre if you're interested in local theater.

Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk, Dartmouth Crossing, and St. Mary's University are a few additional nearby sights. Spend some time checking out Scotiabank Centre, which is 0.8 mi (1.4 km) from Pier 21 National Historic Site, or make a stop by Casino Nova Scotia, located 1.1 mi (1.7 km) away.

Traveling around Pier 21 National Historic Site

With so many choices for transportation, seeing the area around Pier 21 National Historic Site is a breeze. If you're hopping a train into the city, Halifax Station is the closest stop to South End, Halifax. You can learn about water travel options at the port.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Pier 21 National Historic Site?
Pier 21 National Historic Site is located in a historic area of Halifax known for its array of dining options. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 57 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best hotel to stay close to Pier 21 National Historic Site?
Adjacent to Pier 21 National Historic Site, The Westin Nova Scotian is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an indoor pool. Other good options close by include Cambridge Suites Hotel and The Hollis Halifax a DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Pier 21 National Historic Site, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel room reservations are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your arrival date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you may still be able to cancel and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review the best options available near Pier 21 National Historic Site.
What can I see and do near Pier 21 National Historic Site?
You’ll want to browse the collections at Halifax Citadel, Alexander Keith’s Brewery, and Maritime Museum of the Atlantic. George’s Island Lighthouse, St. Paul’s Anglican Church, and Grand Parade are some of the notable landmarks to see in the area. You can catch a show at Neptune Theatre, Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, and Eastern Front Theatre.
How can I get to Pier 21 National Historic Site?
With so many transportation options, exploring the area around Pier 21 National Historic Site is a breeze. To venture out into the surrounding area, hop on a train at Halifax Station. You can explore your options for water transportation at the port.

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