accommodations

The pre-conference is at Saint Mary's University, and the main conference is at Dalhousie University. Accommodations are available at both campuses, and they are a short distance apart (approx. 15 minute walk). There are also several hotels near these campuses that are holding rooms for STLHE 2017 delegates until mid-May.

Off Campus Options

Atlantica

1980 Robie Street (at Quinpool)
Ph: (902) 423-1161
Toll Free: 1-800-810-7288
Email: info@atlanticahalifax.com
URL: https://reservations.travelclick.com/72818?groupID=109223

Walking distance from the Atlantica to Dalhousie is about 20 minutes.

Book accommodations here before May 9 and identify yourself as a Society of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (STLHE) delegate to receive the conference rate of $149/night for almost any room. Guests of the hotel who are registered with the STLHE conference will also receive a 50% discount on underground parking ($10/day). 

The Westin Nova Scotian

Westin Halifax

1181 Hollis Street
Halifax, NS B3H 2P6
Ph: (902) 421-1000
Toll Free: 1-888-679-3784
URL: https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/events/start.action?id=1705017463&key=3884831B

Walking distance from the Westin to Dalhousie is an easy 30 minutes.

Book your accommodations before May 19 and identify yourself as a Society of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (STLHE) delegate to receive special conference rates starting at $189/night

 

Dalhousie Campus

There are two options for residence on the Dalhousie Campus: LeMarchant Place and Shirreff Hall.  While staying on campus, conference delegates will have daily membership privileges to the Dalplex Fitness Facility.  A daily buffet breakfast will also be available at the Howe Dining Hall.

Reservations can be made online by visiting http://dal.ca/book.  Please use the accommodation promotional code: STLHE17 to receive the conference rates.

LeMarchant Place

Modern convenience in the heart of campus in Halifax, LeMarchant Place is Dalhousie University's newest residence, rated 3.5 stars by Canada Select. Centrally located on Studley Campus, steps away from the Student Union Building, Dalplex and Marion McCain Arts & Social Sciences Building, guests of LeMarchant Place are never far from the action on Dalhousie's main campus.

+ 2 Bedroom with Shared Private Bath - Nightly

Unit Features and Amenities

  • Two private bedrooms featuring single beds
  • Sleeps maximum two adults and two children (under the age of 12)
  • Daily membership privileges to the Dalplex Fitness Facility
  • One three-piece private washroom
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Each bedroom includes a desk, lamp and wardrobe
  • Complimentary wireless Internet access
  • In-suite air conditioning
  • Common kitchens (featuring stoves), lounges (featuring Eastlink Stream TV) and laundry facilities

Rate: $112.06 (pre-tax, per night). Subject to applicable taxes.

+ 2 Bedroom Suite - Nightly

Unit Features and Amenities

  • Two bedrooms featuring single beds
  • Sleeps maximum two adults and two children (under the age of 12)
  • One three-piece private washroom
  • One private seating area
  • Daily membership privileges to the Dalplex Fitness Facility
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Each bedroom includes a desk, lamp and wardrobe
  • Complimentary wireless Internet access
  • In-suite air conditioning
  • Common kitchens (featuring stoves), lounges (featuring Eastlink Stream TV) and laundry facilities

Rate: $121.06 (pre-tax, per night). Subject to applicable taxes.

Shirreff Hall

Sherriff Hall

Built in 1923, Dalhousie Unversity's Shirreff Hall is our most iconic residence building. It is rated 3 stars by Canada Select. Centrally located on Studley Campus, steps away from the Student Union Building, Dalplex and Marion McCain Arts & Social Sciences Building, guests of Shirreff Hall are never far from the action on Dalhousie's main campus.

+ Single Room - Nightly

Unit Features and Amenities

  • One Single room featuring a single bed
  • Sleeps maximum one adults and one children (under the age of 12)
  • Daily membership privileges to the Dalplex Fitness Facility
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Each bedroom includes a desk, lamp and wardrobe
  • Complimentary wireless Internet access
  • Common, shared washrooms on each floor
  • Common kitchens (featuring stoves), lounges (featuring Eastlink Stream TV) and laundry facilities

Rate: $52.03 (pre-tax, per night). Subject to applicable taxes.

+ Double Room - Nightly

Unit Features and Amenities

  • One double room featuring two single beds
  • Sleeps maximum of two adults and two children (under the age of 12)
  • Daily membership privileges to the Dalplex Fitness Facility
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Each dobule room includes two desks, two lamps and two wardrobes
  • Complimentary wireless Internet access
  • Common, shared washrooms on each floor
  • Common kitchens (featuring stoves), lounges (featuring Eastlink Stream TV) and laundry facilities

Rate: $83.56 (pre-tax, per night). Subject to applicable taxes.

Saint Mary's Campus

Conference housing is available in three residence buildings on the Saint Mary's University campus: LoyolaVanier, and Rice

Nightly rates for single and double rooms range in price from $56.95 to $99.95, travel suites $72.95 per night, and apartments $142.95 to $147.95 per night. These rates include taxes, parking, daily hot buffet breakfast, wireless internet, and athletic passes (for those over 16) to the Homburg Centre for Health and Wellness.

Conference delegates can call toll free 1-888-347-5555 to reserve these rooms, or view Summer Accommodations on the Saint Mary's University website for more information.

 

Conference Banquet Location

Lord Nelson Hotel and Suites

Lord Nelson Hotel

The Lord Nelson Hotel is the official hotel of STLHE/SAPES 2017. Opposite Halifax Public Gardens Downtown, this landmark, redbrick hotel dating from 1928 is approximately a 20 minute walk to both Dalhousie and Saint Mary's Universities, and is the location of the conference banquet. 

Our block of rooms for STLHE 2017 delegates at the Lord Nelson is now fully booked. We recommend choosing one of the accommodation options listed above, and booking your stay as early as possible.