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Dalhousie University

6385 South Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4R2, Canada
+1 902-494-2211
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Shirreff Hall stay

Stayed in Shirreff hall for the Bluenose Marathon in May. We arrived and while trying to check in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Whitehorse, Canada
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Dalhousie a welcoming place

I have made a number of visits to Dal area and was able to have a more intimate tour. Very please... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2017
Muskoka Lakes, Canada
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6385 South Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4R2, Canada
South End
+1 902-494-2211
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in Shirreff hall for the Bluenose Marathon in May. We arrived and while trying to check in we were met with some resistance by the young gentleman at the front desk. We were tired from traveling all day and wanted to ensure our room...More

Thank Micahsdad
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I have made a number of visits to Dal area and was able to have a more intimate tour. Very please and happy that it was a great experience for my son.

Thank RuthNish
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is a nice looking campus, one of the more traditional in Canada, and proximity to the water helps, but there is little to distinguish this from other places. Best to visit for a visiting talk or for a demonstration of some kind. Otherwise just...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 12 April 2017

An alumni of Dal as it is informally called has quite the history to it starting with Kings College. It is also one of 10 best university in North America to attend for Medicine and Theatre studies. Beautiful grounds close to the Public Gardens on...More

Thank Brewster8861
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Spent some time walking around the university grounds in downtown Halifax. There are some lovely older buildings that make up the campus. If you are just visiting the city there really is not much else to do with respect to the university except to wander...More

Thank trainfan2000
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This is a wonderful free lecture given by Doctors from Dal med school to the public. We went last week and were surprised at how interesting and informative the two lectures by a were . One was by a Dermatologist and the over Liver Specialist...More

Thank easterntreker
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I attended DAL in the 60's and it was both enlightening and interesting to see all of the many addistions to the campus that has spread so much down University Avenue. New buildings tend to have kept a similar architecural style as the old campus...More

Thank Cubatan
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We went for our grandson's competition so gave us chance to view the grounds which are fabulous. He did great and came home with badges which he does all the time and he is only 13 and we are all very proud of him especially...More

Thank 562rachelp
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Dalhousie University is a large sprawling urban campus that has within it three campuses in Halifax and one in Truro about 100 kilometres away. It is not a single site but rather a rich and diverse array of interesting scholarship.

Thank NKJ2
Reviewed 10 September 2016

I went to tour with my daughter who was starting fall classes. It is an easy campus to navigate and is very pretty. It has a great community feel and my daughter loves it. So many houses near campuses house students, so it is a...More

Thank Spoonermomma1
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