Top 15 Airbnbs In Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada - Updated 2021

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Halifax, the capital of Nova Scotia, is mostly centered around the Halifax Harbour. The rural area around this city is rich in industries like mining, forestry, agriculture, fishing, and natural gas extraction, whereas the city itself is well-known for its business friendliness. The inhabitants of this town are known as Haligonians and they enjoy a relaxing seaside life rich in arts and culture. The town is a perfect combination of rural and urban lifestyles, along with the historic waterfront for giving a unique background. The Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk is famous for enjoying the street life, with the street vendors and amazing seafood. This place bursts with energy, especially during the summer. The city is very famous for its museums. For example, the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic is famous for its boating and marine history. So, there can be numerous reasons for visiting this city, including these best day trips and things to do. While in this city, you can choose one of these Airbnbs in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, to enjoy the city at its best.

1. A stylish house in downtown Halifax (from USD 102)

Situated adjacent to Citadel Hill, this stylish house will never cease to charm you with its modern furnishings and excellent design. The house features two bedrooms and a luxury kitchen with high-end appliances along with two bathrooms, a private backyard and a deck in which you can sit back, relax and just enjoy how good your life is at the moment. You will also have full access to the wireless internet, but not the cable TV.

Hfx North End Heritage Home with Luxury Finishes
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
163 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a couch downstairs very comfortable
spacious kitchen and comfortable living room with all amenities
comfortable bed and lovely soaker tub
the modern bathroom and kitchen made our stay especially comfortable
lots of space a big beautiful kitchen and very comfortable beds
Cleanliness:
everything was very clean
place was very clean and beautiful
beautiful and clean great evening spent here
great place super clean and ultra comfortable
the house was clean tidy and comfortable
Host:
host was really responsive
the host was very responsive
host is very responsive and will help where possible
they were extremely accommodating and had everything ready for us
we definitely recommend this home and host and we hope to visit again
Location:
location was excellent only a short distance from downtown
great location-so close to everything
love the location very close to everything
amazimg location and beautiful house
excellent location within walking distance to downtown halifax and attractions
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2. Modern and sophisticated condo in downtown Halifax (from USD 125)

This Airbnb near Halifax waterfront is a loft that sleeps two guests in one bedroom and comes with a bathroom. It’s all about location and when you stay here, where you are residing just a few minutes from downtown. In the building, there are places to grab a coffee or a meal; and right across the road is a bakery. The modern one-bedroom condo has high ceilings and an open-concept living, dining, kitchen area. Linen, towels and all the kitchen necessities are supplied. There is free parking provided on the premises, plus WiFi connectivity and elevator access. In addition, there is a television, a laptop-friendly workspace, and heating. You will definitely have a comfortable stay in this unit which is only a fifteen-minute walk to the waterfront.

Crisp & Modern, Sophisticated Condo-Downtown Halifax
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
65 reviews
Entire loft 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed and couch are very comfortable
the condo complex itself is very quiet and comfortable with a lovely courtyard
maurice had a nice binder that made it navigate the apartment as well as the neighbourhood
the unit is well equipped very comfortable and a very cool space to unwind
cozy and comfortable this condo has everything my husband and i needed
Cleanliness:
it's clean and fully equipped for a several days business stay as mine
maurice's place was clean and beautiful
it was clean modern and had everything we needed
the place was beautiful and clean and the bed was quite comfortable
we really enjoyed our stay - the space was clean modern and very comfortable
Host:
maurice is a super host
maurice was a great host
maurice is a kind and thoughtful host that was very knowledgeable and was always available
maurice was a great host and very easy to communicate with
great spot great host and great experience
Location:
the location is close to great restaurants and bars close by
great location and very nice condo
good location close to lots of things downtown
fantastic restaurants in walking distance
nice place about a 20 minute walk from the downtown action
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3. Apartment with harbor view (from USD 55)

Located beside the historic harbor, this apartment provides great views of the Halifax harbor. The downtown and all the facilities like supermarkets, restaurants are located just beside it. The apartment has one bedroom suitable for two persons. It also provides the extra facilities like an electric fireplace, a private balcony, the board games, and foosball to entertain you while you are here.

Ocean View Treehouse Isolation Oasis - Parking
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
243 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
easy off street parking outside balcony where we had coffee and breakfast
the bed was comfortable the view was amazing
very nicely decorated comfortable furniture the fireplace is such a nice touch
bedroom was comfortable and seating to view the water was lovely
even a foosball machine there is a well equipped kitchen including coffee and cereal
Cleanliness:
very clean and quiet
apt was clean and lovely
very quaint and clean apartment
clean comfortable and exactly like the pictures
the apartment was super clean and comfy
Host:
they were vary gracious hosts
thanks mel for being a great host would definitely stay here again
mel was also very responsive and checked in to make sure everything was going well
mel was a great host who checked in regularly to ensure i had everything for my stay
easy check-in / check out amazing host
Location:
great location walking distance to most places
location was superb for getting around all central attractions
nice place located on a residential street
great location good neighborhood close to the tourist stuff but far away enough to feel local
very easy to walk downtown
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4. Studio apartment in the heart of the city (from USD 97)

This studio apartment is located in a quiet historic neighborhood in the heart of the city. The restaurants, nightlife, shops are located very close to this property. The interior of the house is modern, featuring one double bedroom alongside a modern living room. The kitchen and the living room are attached to the property. The waterfront and universities are located within the walking distance from this property.

Studio 1 Bedroom Apt. Heart of City PARKING INCLD
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
248 reviews
Entire townhouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
no a/c but even in the heat wave it was cool and comfortable
very clean comfortable bed all amenities including an umbrella
most of all the apartment immaculate and hospitable comfortable lodgings
the apartment was exceptionally clean spacious and had all the amenities plus more
Cleanliness:
clean and relatively quiet
it was spotless and comfortable
the space itself was so clean and bright
super modern and beyond clean
spotless well-appointed and comfortable
Host:
the hosts were accessible and gave great tips to the city (restaurant recommendations and activity recommendations)
steve was a great host very nice and quick to respond to any of my concerns/questions
steve is a great super host
he also had plenty of helpful tips and suggestions on where to go around the city
he was very communicative and responsive and i really appreciated that
Location:
great location within walking distance to everything
great location comfortable bed and cute place
a perfect location for walking
great location and great space
fantastic location downtown walking distance to shops restaurants and bars
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5. Victorian house (from USD 66)

Located in Halifax, this house is an 1896 restored Victorian historic house. The house is adjacent to a park, featuring the hardwood floors, high ceiling, wooden accents. This Halifax vacation rental is located on the Dalhousie University campus, a couple of blocks away from the downtown. The property features one double bedroom suitable for two people. An equipped kitchen is on the property, along with the free parking. The kitchen provides the best view of the adjacent park.

1896 Historic park view flat(2) private Kitch/Bath
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
320 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
quiet comfortable with full supplied kitchen
there is a full equipped kitchen which was great
the bathroom is small but so nice to have it complete with hot shower
the space has beautiful wood trim with a nice sized kitchen
we ha slots of room for parking
Cleanliness:
very clean & comfortable space
the place was clean and simple
besides that; the room was clean and as advertised
the space was very clean and i felt immediately welcome
very clean and cozy loved our stay
Host:
our host was very responsive
cinthia is an excellent host and my stay was wonderful
an amazing house and an amazing host in an amazing city
great hosts and a very beautiful space to stay
obviously host takes pride in this accommodation
Location:
the location is great
great location when visiting dalhousie
great location and value
an excellent location close to hospitals and downtown
great place in a perfect location
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6. New apartment in downtown area (from USD 92)

The apartment is a brand new one, located just in the heart of downtown. The property is located in the tallest building East of Montreal. The property gives a 360-degree panoramic view of the whole town. The interior of the apartment is a modern one, with lots of spaces around. The entire apartment has two double bedrooms which can accommodate up to 4 people at a time. There is also a spacious living room with a kitchen and a dining space. The apartment also comes with a fitness room, washer, and dryer. In one word, a stay in this property defines a life in luxury.

Large, Open Corner-Unit - Spectacular Views - Gym
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
215 reviews
Private room in apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apt is well furnished and the views are amazing
this place is amazing the views are spectacular and the apartment is super functional
perfect location spectacular views and stylish and comfortable furnishings
the only thing better than the house is the spectacular views that you get from every room
this apartment has been beautifully renovated with spectacular views of the downtown area
Cleanliness:
very clean and spacious
unit is very clean and spacious
clean and modern condo with lots of space
it was extremely clean and had many extra towels and extra bed sheets
beautiful and clean
Host:
sid was a great host
sid was a great host
sid is a fantastic host
check in was super easy and sid is an amazing host
very nice spot with responsive and helpful host def recommend
Location:
good location close to shopping and restaurants
easy walking distance to the seaport as well as dalhousie and university of king's college
awesome place and great location top notch
was in a great area within walking distance to everything downtown
it was an easy walk to shops shopping and points of interest
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7. Studio apartment in Victorian house (from USD 52)

The apartment is located in an 1896 Victorian historic house. The property gives a nice view of the outdoors. It features hardwood floors, high ceilings, and wooden accents which give a Victorian feeling. The bedroom has one double bed which can accommodate two people at a time. The house is located practically inside the Dalhousie University campus, very conveniently accessible from the downtown. The guests can also use the kitchenette provided in the room.

1896 (4) Studio with private bathroom & Kitchenett
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
41 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was clean and all amenities were provided
the house is old & immaculate so quite comfortable
Cleanliness:
a very nice spot beautiful house very clean and cosy
place is clean comfortable and in a great condition that i value the most
it has the bare necessities basic and clean
very good location quiet clean and well maintained
Host:
cynthia is a great host
cinthia was very helpful to answer our questions
the host was very kind and accommodating i would definitely stay here again
cinthia is a great host kind friendly and very helpful
cinthia was responsive and helpful
Location:
great location easy to get around town
loved my stay fantastic location
it was a very convenient and safe location
it was a great location and exactly what we were looking for
cinthia was great at communicating and we loved the location
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8. Elegant mansion for nine guests (from USD 153)

This Airbnb vacation rental is a beautiful two-story house, renovated back in 2006, offering a luxury living experience to its guests. This Airbnb with a hot tub in Halifax features four stylish and comfortable bedrooms, which can accommodate up to nine guests. Aside from the bedrooms, it comes with a spacious living area with elegant furnishing and an indoor fireplace, a modern kitchen with a dining set-up, and private bathrooms.

Another great feature of the house is its large balcony with outdoor seating and sunbeds, where everyone can relax and entertain guests. Additionally, for fitness enthusiasts, there’s one room in the house where you can find gym equipment to keep up your daily workouts even during vacation.

Downtown House-BEST ROOFTOP PATIO&HotTub in HFX
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
178 reviews
Entire house 4 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
all the rooms are spacious and very cozy hot tub on a roof patio is a beautiful touch
Cleanliness:
it was clean spacious a great location
fast response times great location very clean and perfect for our annual high school girls reunion :)
clean and modern the hot tub was a perfect added bonus we enjoyed every pet of our stay
Host:
jacques is a great host and this place is top of the list
an amazing unit with a gracious host
Location:
awesome location walking distance to downtown
nice location in downtown halifax
the location was awesome walking distance to many of the sights that halifax has to offer
great location and the house was exactly as described
great place in a great area conveniently located
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9. Loft-style studio for two (from USD 54)

Are you looking for affordable accommodation in Halifax, one that’s close to everything you need to see in the area? If so, you’ll surely love this loft-type Airbnb vacation rental in a beautiful heritage building. The property is situated in a great neighborhood that is within proximity to public transport, restaurants, nightspots, and local shops. The bedroom is on the loft and can sleep up to two guests peacefully. On the ground floor, you’ll find the cozy living room with a smart television, a dining area attached to a modern kitchen. The holiday home is perfect for a couple or solo travelers, whether on vacation or a business trip.

Micro Loft (202) in Heritage building
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
214 reviews
Entire loft 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i would recommend it to anyone comfortable with a loft sleeping arrangement
the apartment is well appointed with all modern amenities and kept spotless by paul's very efficient cleaner
i would not like the bed for too many nights but for a few it does do it justice
Cleanliness:
very clean and well equipped
place was super clean and neat
it was a great space and very clean
it was clean and had everything we needed
paul’s place was great and very clean
Host:
paul is a great host
awesome spot and paul was an amazing host :)
paul the host was friendly kept me up to date and responded quickly if i had questions
he was helpful providing tips and showed continued concern over our well being
paul was an excellent host with instant communication
Location:
amazing location with everything in walking distance
the location is outstanding
great location and value
great location and close to lots of shopping and resturants
amazing location very cute and nicely renovated inside
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10. Beautiful character apartment near Downtown Halifax

This lovely apartment sleeps up to six guests in three bedrooms. Guests have access to a dryer, washer, and dishwasher. WiFi connectivity, television, and a coffee maker are provided as well. All the basic essentials like linen and bathroom requirements are on hand as is a hairdryer. The kitchen has a full stove with an oven and all the pots and pans you need for self-catering. Situated in Halifax’s North End, you will find bars, restaurants, and chic shops to visit. The area has a lot of character and a lively ambiance. Your host is helpful, friendly and generous.

Beautiful Character Apartment near Downtown Halifax
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
163 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment itself was a very generous size with modern furnishings and decor
comfortable beds and nice beddings made it even better
beautiful place with lots of space and an amazing kitchen with everything you need
the bedding were very comfortable and cosy
the apartment was even nicer than the already lovely pictures
Cleanliness:
beautiful apartment; very clean and modern
a beautiful clean large space
place was very clean
very nice apartment very clean and cozy
clean and exactly how we expected it
Host:
oliver replied very quickly to our questions and was a responsive host
oliver was exceptionally helpful and professional
oliver’s responses were prompt and helpful
oliver was always prompt with his responses and very helpful
oliver was very quick and helpful with answering any questions we had
Location:
great location walking distance to downtown
great location and place
it’s location was perfect
great location and absolutely beautiful apartment
spacious with an amazing location
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11. Apartment close to downtown

This apartment is located close to downtown, just 5 minutes’ drive away. Providing all sorts of convenience, privacy, and comfort, it is located very close to the bus routes. Although it is located very close to the downtown, the property features a quiet neighborhood. The bedroom has a queen bed and closet. The apartment also has a kitchen and elevator for the comfort of the guests.

Bright Bedroom Close to Downtown
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
180 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
her apartment is gorgeous and the air conditioner in the room was great as well
fantastic place to stay comfortable mattress and bedding
our bed and towel were smelling so good
there is a neat café not far for breakfast
Cleanliness:
very clean and cozy apartment
very clean and quiet
quiet and clean place to stay
exceptionally clean cozy quiet comfortable space
a clean space and a comfy bed
Host:
lannea is a great host
lannea was a great host
lovely accommodations and lannea was a gracious host
she was a kind and wonderful host
lannea provided all that and was a perfect host
Location:
location is good near downtown
very well located close to anything you might need
a great place near downtown to live
lannea's place was centrally located and very pleasant to stay at
check in was super easy and the location was great
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12. A small bedroom

The apartment is located near the Yukon Street, just 10 minutes’ walk away from the downtown. The facilities like restaurants, bars, and shops are located very close to the property. The small double bedroom is located two stairs up is suitable enough for two. The bedroom also has essentials like mini fridge, microwave, and coffeemaker. The apartment has altogether 3 bedrooms, one of them is offered to the guests, ensuring complete privacy.

Small Private Bedroom in Central Halifax
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
165 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the communal bathroom was good
it was so lovely to have such a selection of teas and coffee in the room
this is a lovely option for folks who don't mind sharing a bathroom with other guests
lots of nice touches by having a mini fridge microwave and kettle in the room
an excellent stay overall in a very comfortable room with great amenities in a and great location
Cleanliness:
everything is clean and arrival & communication is perfect
nice and overall clean space
everything was very neat and clean
very clean quality nice space would definitely stay again
the room was well set up and the house was clean
Host:
host easy to communicate with
our host was very friendly and helpful
nice room and kind host
great host everything you could want
she was a wonderful host that suggested fantastic places to eat and check out
Location:
centrally located room in a great location
the location was great- 20 min walk to downtown
close restaurants and entertainment
a great location for the price
the location was excellent just a 15-20 min walk to the downtown
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13. Master bedroom in a modern apartment

This apartment is located on the north end of Halifax, close to all the amenities. The apartment is located on the 16th floor and provides a nice view of the surrounding area. The guests are offered the master bedroom of this 2-bedroom apartment, featuring the queen bed. The guests can use the living space attached to the kitchen and dining area. The balcony provides a nice view of the city.

Master Bedroom in a Modern 2 Bedroom Apartment
Private room 1 Bed

14. Apartment in historic rectory

In the heart of the downtown of Halifax, the apartment is located in the Historic Rectory. The architecture of the house is impressive, close to the attractions like Halifax Commons, The Nook, Edna, The 244, Marquee, Ratinaud, Dee Dee’s, Citadel Hill, Seahorse Tavern, Foggy Goggle, Propeller Brewery etc. The apartment has one bedroom, which has a double bed suitable for two. Apart from that, there is also a sofa bed for an extra person in the common space. There are a kitchen and a small living and dining space as well. The interior is modern, combining the aspect of some Victorian features. Overall, this apartment gives a true feeling of living like a true Haligonian.

Historic Rectory - Super Central - Character flat
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
123 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

15. The historic but modernized loft

The modern loft is located just a 5-minutes walk away from the downtown, in the Historic North end of Halifax. Based near the Historic Renovated Church, it is in the most happening neighborhood of the town. The property has two double bedrooms which can accommodate up to 4 people at a time. The kitchen with a charming living space is attached to the property. The famous waterfront is located just 10 minutes away from the property.

Historic and Central Modernized Loft in Trendy North End
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
281 reviews
Entire loft 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
they were super quick to deal with a small issue with the wifi
everything is walkable amazing booklet with suggestions and comfortable furniture
a seperate toilet downstairs would have been perfect
aaaand it's a beautiful apartment
this place is absolutely amazing it was really quiet and cozy with tall ceilings and two full bedrooms
Cleanliness:
very clean and quiet
very clean and comfortable with excellent communication from hosts
the place was super clean and had really comfy beds and quality sheets and towels
the place is very beautiful clean and well decorated
andrew and lincoln’s place was amazing - spotless and awesome combination of historic and modern
Host:
awesome stay great host thanks
nice hosts warm welcome
andrew and lincoln are great hosts quick to respond to queries and knowledgeable about halifax
andrew and lincoln were great hosts
the best part was my host andrew with easy check in and top notch service/ communication
Location:
perfectly located for walking halifax
great location; literally 10 mins from downtown and the boardwalk
close to the common and walking distance to very good restaurants
beautiful loft a short walk away from downtown
great stay and perfect location
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A taste of the life of Haligonians

The city Halifax is the capital of the province, although it is not strictly a city. The lifestyle of the far East Coast of Canada is distinct, as changeable as the weather of the Halifax. So, book one of these Airbnb rentals to taste the real life of the Haligonians!

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