Accommodations

NSTU Contract Hotel

CONTRACT HOTEL CHANGE

Please be advised that effective July 1, 2016, the contract hotel for all Nova Scotia Teachers Union business is The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites.

The Westin Nova Scotian Hotel has been chosen as the overflow for business in the event the Lord Nelson is full.

Any guest rooms required at either hotel for NSTU business must be booked through NSTU Central Office.

The following guest rates will apply for NSTU business travel:

Lord Nelson: $80.00 – classic guestroom with breakfast and parking included

Westin Nova Scotian: $92.00 – standard guestroom with parking (breakfast option $11.50 per person)

Both hotels are offering a preferred rate for NSTU Leisure travel. Effective July 1, 2016 the following rates will apply:

Lord Nelson: $109 with free parking

Westin Nova Scotian: $109 with free parking

Please note:

Any Local or RRC wishing to use the contract or overflow hotel must contact the NSTU Central Office in advance and provide the approximate number of guest rooms and meeting rooms required. The hotels will not be accepting bookings for business purposes directly without prior authorization from the NSTU Central Office.

Once the hotel space availability has been confirmed by the NSTU Central Office, the Locals and RRCs can provide the details of the meeting requirements directly to the hotel.

NSTU Central Office Contact Information:
Phone: 1-800-565-6788
Email: events@nstu.ca

THE LORD NELSON HOTEL & SUITES - The Lord Nelson is a legendary 4 Star landmark hotel in downtown Halifax, across from the beautiful Public Gardens. Located on the corner of Spring Garden Road, where guests can explore the many options available for shopping, dining and entertainment. Also connected by an indoor walkway to Park Lane Mall, Cineplex Cinemas, GoodLife Fitness, Lawtons Drugs and McDonald’s.

The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites is located at 1515 South Park Street, Halifax NS B3J 2L2. To make reservations via our website www.lordnelsonhotel.com - Click on Book your Corporate Rate and enter NSTUJM1. To book a reservation: Toll Free 1-800-565-2020, Direct 902-423-5130 / Email ask@lordnelsonhotel.com 

THE WESTIN NOVA SCOTIAN - Halifax is pleased to be the contracted overflow hotel for NSTU members. The discounted leisure travel rates include high-speed Internet access, local calls, free parking and are based on single/double occupancy.  Standard Rooms (2 Doubles or 1 Queen) July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017 $109.00.  For comparison, our published rack rates are in $289 high season and $249 low season.

Contact the Westin at 1181 Hollis Street, Halifax, NS B3H 2P6; toll free 1-888-627-8553 and mention rate code NSTU to make your reservation or http://www.thewestinnovascotian.com/nstu-employees to book directly online. Based on availability. 

Hotel Discount Program

Click here to access a Hotel Discount Program available to NSTU members.  Login to the page is based on your NSTU web account credentials.

Additional Locations

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Belgravia Bed & Breakfast, Truro Best Western Plus, Halifax Cambridge Suites, Halifax Cambridge Suites, Sydney
Cape Breton Resorts, (Inverary & Dundee) Digby Pines, Digby Farmouse Inn, Canning Future Inns, Halifax

Hampton Inn & Homewood Suites, Halifax   

Hampton Inn, Sydney Keltic Lodge, Ingonish Liscombe Lodge, Liscomb Mills
Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites, Halifax Park Place Hotel & Conference Centre, Ramada Plaza Prince George Hotel Waverley Inn, Halifax
Westin Hotel, Halifax The Holiday Inn Harbourview  Delta (Halifax and Barrington)  

Belgravia Bed & Breakfast

Located in Truro offers a 15% discount to NSTU members. For more info call 902-893-7100 or 1-866-877-9900.

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Best Western Plus Chocolate Lake Hotel, Halifax 

Located at 250 St. Margaret’s Bay Road, Halifax, N.S. B3N 1J4.  NSTU rates - $105 based on single/double occupancy, per room, per night, plus taxes. NSTU rate includes hot buffet breakfast, FREE parking, FREE local calls, and FREE high speed Internet. Book your Corporate Rate today at 902-477-5611 or res@chocolatelakehotel.com. For more information contact 902-477-5611 press option 0, Fax: 902-404-3376 or res@chocolatelakehotel.com. Based on availability. Some conditions apply. Call today for more information.

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Cambridge Suites - Halifax

Cambridge Suites, HALIFAX - offers NSTU/RTO members the following rates for 2016: $119—includes continental breakfast, wi-fi and free local phone calls January to April and November to December. $149—includes continental breakfast, wi-fi and free local phone calls May to October. Location: 1583 Brunswick Street, Halifax, NS B3J 3P5; Phone: 902-420-0555;  Website www.cambridgesuiteshalifax.com

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Cambridge Suites - Sydney

The rate until December 2016 is $129 includes Wi-Fi, free local phone calls and a Hot buffet breakfast.You can now access the special rates for NSTU members when making online reservations at Cambridge Suites Hotel Sydney. Website www.cambridgesuitessydney.com 

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Cape Breton Resorts

INVERARY RESORT, 368 SHORE ROAD BADDECK offers NSTU and RTO members and employees leisure and business preferred rates throughout the year.  January 1 - May 31 Starting at $99, Continental Breakfast Included / June 1 - June 30 Starting at $119, Hot Breakfast Included / July 1 - Oct 31 Starting at $159, Hot Breakfast Included / Nov 1 - May 31 Starting at $99, Continental Breakfast Included.  FOR RESERVATIONS, call us at 1-800-565-5660. For more information, visit us at www.capebretonresorts.com  Based on single or double standard room occupancy. Blackout dates may apply. May not be combined with any other promotional rates or discounts. Not applicable to group bookings.

DUNDEE RESORT and GOLF CLUB, 2750 WEST BAY HIGHWAY DUNDEE offers NSTU and RTO members and employees leisure and business preferred weekly rate from mid-May to mid-October. Stay for a full week for only $595!  FOR RESERVATIONS, call us at 1-800-565-5660 or 1-902-345-2649.  For more information. visit us at www.capebretonresorts.com  Based on single or double occupancy in either a standard room or 1 bedroom cottage. Black out dates may apply. May not be combined with any other promotional rates or discounts. Not applicable to group bookings.

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Delta Halifax and Delta Barrington 

Delta Halifax and Delta Barrington hotels offers members on NSTU business a rate (please call to inquire) until December 31, 2016. For leisure travel, $99 March 31, 2017 plus a special parking rate of $9.95 per day (self parking. NSTU membership identification is required and the NSTU rate is for one room booking per NSTU membership card. The Delta Halifax can be reached at 902-425-6700/1-888-423-3582. The Delta Barrington can be reached at 902-429-7410. For more info, check the Delta Halifax website at www.deltahotels.com/corporate/cor/nstu.html. The Delta properties are now both smoke-free. Please note the change in Cancellation Policy. Cancellations must be made by (midnight) 11:59 p.m. the DAY BEFORE ARRIVAL.

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Digby Pines Golf Resort & Spa

1-800-667-4637 or www.digbypines.ca. Open mid-May to mid-October. Rates starting from $109/night plus 15% tax, low season (May, June, September & October); rates starting from $134/night plus 15% tax, high season (July & August), based on double occupancy, subject to availability, room upgrade fees may apply.  Please request the NSTU member rate at time of booking and provide your NSTU card upon check in. Rate is based on leisure travel only and is not applicable to group business

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Farmhouse Inn

Located in Canning, just outside Wolfville in the Annapolis Valley, the Farmhouse Inn offers an additional 15% off winter rates to NSTU members. The discount will apply from November to April each year, excluding packages, New Year’s Eve, Valentine’s weekend and special events weekends. Visit www.farmhouseinn.ns.ca.

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Future Inns Halifax Hotel & Conference Centre

Located at 30 Fairfax Drive, off of Lacewood Drive in the Bayers Lake Shopping District. We are happy to offer discounted rates for current & retired NSTU members starting at $103 for a Traditional Room; Executive Rooms $119; Two Room Suites $153; and Executive Suites $169.. The NSTU rates include Free parking, Free local calls & Free high-speed Internet. To book a room, simply call 1-800-565-0700. Based on availability & some conditions apply. Call & speak to one of our friendly staff members for more information.

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The Holiday Inn Harbourview

THE HOLIDAY INN HARBOURVIEW is conveniently located next to the MacDonald Bridge, the Dartmouth Ferry Terminal, and the Dartmouth Bus Terminal. Stay with us in downtown Dartmouth and you will be minutes away from downtown Halifax, Dartmouth Crossing, Burnside Business Park, the Alderney Landing Farmer’s Market, Mic Mac Mall, and the NSCC Waterfront Campus. The Holiday Inn Harbourview boasts some of the city’s finest views over the Halifax Harbour and we can’t wait to share them with you!  We are pleased to offer NSTU members and retired members the following rates: October 1 to April 30 - $115.00 including free parking / May 1 to September 30 - $125.00 including free parking.  Members can also enjoy a $10.00 hot buffet breakfast upon request at our in-house restaurant (breakfast valued at $15.00). We’re located at: 101 Wyse Road, Dartmouth, NS B3A 1L9.  Call or email us now to make your reservation!  Toll free: 1- 800-465-4329  /  hotel direct: 902-463-1100  /  email:  reservations@hiharbourview.ca.

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Hampton Inn & Homewood Suites by Hilton Halifax Downtown

Conveniently located at 1960 Brunswick Street, in the heart of Halifax, we are pleased to extend a special rate to NSTU/RTO members. The following rates will include complimentary Wi-Fi, hot full buffet, On the Run Breakfast Bags, and the ability to earn Hilton Honours points. NSTU Rates - Hampton Inn, Downtown Halifax, January 1 – May 31 $119, June 1 – October 15 $144, October 16 – December 31 $124; Homewood Suites, Downtown Halifax, January 1 – May 31, 1 – 6 nights $139, 7 – 14 nights $129, 15 – 29 nights $119, 30+ nights $109; June 1 – October 15, 1 – 6 nights $169, 7- 14 nights $159, 15 – 29 nights $149, 30 + nights $139; October 16 – December 31, 1 – 6 nights $144, 7 – 14 nights $134, 15 – 29 nights $119, 30 + nights $109. To reserve your guest room or guest suite, use your unique booking code online at www.halifax.hamptoninn.com or www.halifax.homewoodsuites.com. Phone Hampton Inn directly at 1-902-422-1391 or 1-855-331-0337 and the Homewood Suites directly at 1-902-422-6620 or 1-855-331-0334. The above is subject to availability and blackout dates. 

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Hampton Inn by Hilton Sydney

NSTU members are welcomed with a special rate from $129 + applicable taxes from now until December 30, 2016 (New Year's Eve not applicable). We are also pleased to provide free parking, free wifi, free local phone calls and free 24-hour coffee & tea service and a free hot breakfast buffet, along with use of our fitness centre, mineral pool and 90’ waterslide. Conveniently located adjacent to the Membertou Trade & Convention Centre and connected via pedway to Kiju’s restaurant, the hotel is minutes from downtown, Mayflower Mall, CBU, CB Regional Hospital and much more. 60 Maillard Street, Sydney, NS B1S 3W3. Check us out on tripadvisor or visit us on facebook.  Call 1-855-564-8282 for reservations. NSTU ID is required.

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Keltic Lodge Resort & Spa

1-800-565-0444 or www.kelticlodge.ca. Open mid-May to mid-October, based on double occupancy, subject to availability. Please request the NSTU member rate at time of booking and provide your NSTU card upon checkin. Rate is based on leisure travel only, room upgrade fees may apply and is not applicable to group business.

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Liscombe Lodge Resort & Conference Centre

Call 1-800-665-6343 or visit www.liscombelodge.ca. Open mid-May to mid-October.  $109/night plus 15% tax for all of the 2015 season, based on double occupancy, subject to availability.  Please request the NSTU member rate at time of booking and provide your NSTU card upon check-in. Rate is based on leisure travel only, room upgrade fees may apply and is not applicable to group business.

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Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites, Halifax

The Lord Nelson is a legendary 4 Star landmark hotel in downtown Halifax, across from the beautiful Public Gardens. Located on the corner of Spring Garden Road, where guests can explore the many options available for shopping, dining and entertainment. Also connected by an indoor walkway to Park Lane Mall, Cineplex Cinemas, GoodLife Fitness, Lawtons Drugs and McDonald’s.

The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites is located at 1515 South Park Street, Halifax NS B3J 2L2. To make reservations via our website www.lordnelsonhotel.com - Click on Book your Corporate Rate and enter NSTUJM1. To book a reservation – Toll Free 1-800-565-2020, Direct 902-423-5130 / Email ask@lordnelsonhotel.com 

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Park Place Hotel & Conference Centre - Ramada Plaza

PARK PLACE HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTRE - RAMADA PLAZA - would like to extend a room rate to NSTU/RTO members for 2016. The following rates will include a complimentary hot buffet breakfast, parking and high-speed wireless internet. Park Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre - Ramada Plaza - January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016 - Standard room - $129.95 and one-bedroom suite - $179.95. Rates are based on individual travel only, but may be used by employees or associates travelling for business and pleasure. Rates are quoted in Canadian dollars and subject to applicable taxes. Room production will be monitored throughout the year. Rates are subject to change. Location: 240 Brownlow Ave., Dartmouth, NS  B3B 1X6 (Hwy 111, Exit 3 to Burnside Drive); Phone: 1-902-468-8888 / Fax: 1-902-468-8765 / Reservation: 1-800-561-3733; Email: ramada@ramadans.com and website: www.ramadans.com/.

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Prince George Hotel

THE PRINCE GEORGE HOTEL - is a luxury hotel—completely renovated from top to bottom—located in the centre of downtown Halifax. Check us out for business or pleasure. Conference delegates will be in a perfect location to explore the city. Also connected to the Downtown Link indoor pedway provides many options for shopping, entertainment, dining and accessing the Halifax waterfront without going outdoors. The Prince George Hotel is located at 1725 Market Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 3N9; General Enquiries: 902.425.1986 / Make a Booking: toll-free 1.800.565.1567 or direct 902.425.6066; www.princegeorgehotel.com

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Waverley Inn

Offers NSTU members a 10% discount. Located at 1266 Barrington Street, Halifax, NS B3J 1Y5;  Phone 902-423-9346/1-800-565-9346;  website www.waverleyinn.com

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Westin Hotel, Halifax

The Westin Nova Scotian Hotel-Halifax is pleased to be the contracted overflow hotel for NSTU members. The discounted leisure travel rates include high-speed Internet access, local calls, free parking and are based on single/double occupancy.  Standard Rooms (2 Doubles or 1 Queen) July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017 $109.00.  For comparison, our published rack rates are in $289 high season and $249 low season.

Contact the Westin at 1181 Hollis Street, Halifax, NS B3H 2P6; toll free 1-888-627-8553 and mention rate code NSTU to make your reservation or http://www.thewestinnovascotian.com/nstu-employees to book directly online. Based on availability. 

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