With 39 guestrooms and suites, two on-site dining venues, four private function rooms, and four acres of groomed lakefront parklands, Inn on the Lake specializes in intimate special events, corporate meetings & functions, romantic getaways, business travel, and relaxed special occasion dining.
Located just 10 minutes from the Halifax Stanfield International Airport and 15 minutes from downtown Halifax, Inn on the Lake is an ideal base for day trips throughout mainland Nova Scotia.
Established in 1972.
Please visit our website for a full history of the Inn, as well as photos of our evolution from a roadside motel & diner to a boutique hotel & fine dining venue.
Our independent downtown property features 3749sqft of flexible meeting space and a gorgeous private rooftop patio with stunning views of downtown Halifax and historic Citadel Hill. Our on-site restaurant, Canvas Resto Lounge, includes a full bar, buffet area, and dance floor and is bookable for private luncheons, dinner parties, and receptions. We are pleased to offer full catering services on site, made with care by our excellent culinary team.
Extra roomy suites and fast & friendly service at our up-casual hotel will have you feeling at home in the city. We are perfectly located in downtown Halifax, right across the street from historic Citadel Hill and only a five minute walk to the waterfront.
Let's chat about how we can achieve your goals for your special event!
Are you looking for a sunset cascading over the ocean for your wedding backdrop? Are you planning a conference for your association? A retreat focusing on health and wellness? Maybe it's a convention for your fellow hobby enthusiasts or a reunion for your family or alumni? What about a training camp focusing on athletic development? Tell us what you need and we'll take care of the details!
Whatever your requirements are, our extensive facilities help set the stage for a fresh approach to learning and leisure. We have over 40 meetings spaces available including a 588-seat theatre and banquet hall to seat up to 800! We offer standard conference services along with economy options and help you customize a program to suit your need and budget.
'Offering Customized Solutions for your Group Planning Needs'
Our facility’s view of the pristine waters & sunsets of St. Margaret’s Bay is second to none. Your Shining Waters Event goes beyond the rental space. At Shining Waters we are pleased to provide full service wedding packages, meeting space, catered dinners, and so much more! With a professional team of planning and setup staff we set the bar high. Setup and clean-up included in rental fees, you are left with the time to focus on and enjoy your wedding day or event booked with us. Shining Waters is unlike any other venue, and is only 20 minutes from Halifax! Contact us today!
Dooly's Bedford and Lower Sackville offer full service catering for your party as well as a spacious flexible location with lots of FUN things to do aside from pool:
DJ, Band, Or Karaoke
Bar Olympics (pool, darts, foosball, shuffleboard, rod hockey etc)
Our spacious locations feature large private rooms that can accommodate any type of function.
Please specify either Bedford or Sackville when requesting pricing.
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