Where to stay near Halifax?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 318 house rentals near Halifax. From 130 Condos/Apartments to 122 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Halifax for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Halifax?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Halifax. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Halifax Seaport: 285 home rentals
  • Halifax Ferry Terminal: 274 home rentals
  • Nova Scotia College of Art and Design: 290 home rentals
  • Chocolate Lake Beach: 308 home rentals
  • Dalhousie University: 314 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Halifax listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Halifax?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 130 Condos/Apartments in Halifax. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Halifax include:

  • Houses: 122 lodging choices
  • Studios: 74 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 32 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Halifax?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 31 vacation homes with pool available in Halifax.

    Make the most of your Halifax vacation rental

    The past and present collide in Halifax, the Nova Scotia city that boasts a rich maritime and military history and now serves as a popular cruise ship port. Travellers can spend their days exploring the hilltop Citadel, an 1850s fort built to defend the city, or visit the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic to see how seafaring adventurers lived back in the day. Lining the waterfront, you'll find scores of museums, restaurants, and shops, many with stunning views of tranquil Halifax Harbour. Hotels, inns, and vacation rentals, appropriate for vacationing families, groups, couples, and solo travellers, are scattered across the city's downtown district.

    Sightseeing in and around Halifax

    Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Halifax a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Emera Oval (0.6 mi / 1 km)
    • Clay Cafe Paint Your Own Pottery Studio (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
    • Links at Montague (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
    • Aplaydia Indoor Playground (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
    • Goodwood Family Golf Centre (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Halifax

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Halifax is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

    • Public Gardens Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Royal Artillery Park (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
    • Halifax North Common Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Halifax Public Gardens (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Halifax Central Common Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Ferry Terminal Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)

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