Planning to Attend

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS FOR PARENTS AND SPECTATORS

Atlantica Hotel Halifax
1980 Robie Street
Halifax, NS B3H 3G5
Phone: 1-888-810-7288

A block of rooms have been set aside at the Atlantica Hotel in Halifax at $139.00 including parking. To book a room:

  • Call the hotel directly at 1-888-810-7288 to speak to the Reservations Department and mention group code BNS or Basketball NS Nationals.
  • Email reservations@atlanticahalifax.com and mention group code BNS or Basketball NS Nationals.
  • Use group code BNS online at www.atlanticahotelhalifax.com to book your reservation directly.

Please note: Halifax is a very popular tourist destination during August and hotel rooms are very difficult to get so please book early to avoid disappointment.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hotel Details:

  • Full service restaurant and lounge, Seasons by Atlantica, featuring breakfast, lunch and dinner service with live entertainment Thursday and Friday.
  • Award-winning culinary team, featuring Culinary Team Canada member Executive Chef, Luis Clavel.
  • Complimentary fresh coffee available from 5am until 7am daily.
  • Complimentary wireless Internet access throughout hotel common areas, event spaces and guest rooms.
  • 24-hour business centre featuring free printing, faxing and photocopying.
  • Large indoor swimming pool, children’s wading pool, Jacuzzi hot tub, sauna and fitness centre, all featuring ample natural light.
  • Coin operated laundry and on-site dry cleaning service.
  • Underground secured parking available over four levels (valet service available at no additional cost).
  • Complimentary downtown town car service is available for two hours in the morning and two hours in the evening (M-F, 7:30-9:30am and 5:30-7:30pm). The car service will transport parents to the SMU campus. Outside these hours, parents will have to walk, cab or bus. 

TRANSPORTATION

Flights

  • Flights should be booked directly to the Halifax Stanfield International Airport.

Transit

  • All events on SMU campus will be held within walking distance.  
  • The practice gym is a 15-20 minute walk from campus.  Map and transit option link here
  • The tournament hotel is a 20-30 minute walk from the SMU campus.  Transit option to the SMU campus here.  

Transit Ticket Information:

Fare Category      Cash Fare      10 Tickets     
Adult $2.50 $20.00
Senior & Child $1.75 $14.50
Student $2.50 $20.00