The room is located at Granville Hall's extended residence space in the Hotel Halifax. The hotel's address is 1990 Barrington street, and is connected to Scotia Square Mall. The mall offers a variety of shopping, food and service outlet, as well as a major bus station with frequent buses to all universities in the area. The hotel is approximately 950 meters to Dalhousie's Sexton (engineering) campus and 2.7km from Dalhousie's main campus (12 minutes on the number 1 bus, departing every 5 minutes). NSCAD's Granville/Duke campus is 300 meters and its Port campus is 1.7km away.
Available for 4 or 8 month student stays only, starting September 1. Priority placements are offered to 8-month students who pay for the full period in advance.
Only one person is allowed to occupy this room.
This room includes:
The room does not include:
The following items are not included but can be provided for an additional cost:
Students or families arriving before September 1 or departing after April 30 may book their additional nights separately either at the same hotel or at Granville Hall. A 25% discount on regular rates is available for stays at the hotel if you choose to stay there. You can obtain the discount by contacting the hotel directly. You can also book a separate stay at Granville Hall for dates after April 30.
If you pay the deposit and we're unable to offer you a room due to other students with higher priority, we will refund your deposit in full.
If you receive a room placement, sign a lease, and pay your room fees in full (one year or one semester), then you cancel your arrival for exceptional covid-19 related issues (such as new government travel restrictions or a new wave resulting in cancellation of in-person classes), you will receive a full refund minus one month's rent.
If you cancel your stay after arrival (due to the aforementioned extenuating circumstances), You will receive a refund of your remaining months, less the period you've already stayed (including the month you provide notice). An additional one month's rent will be charged in lieu of notice.
For example, if university classes are cancelled in November and you inform us on November 15 of your intention to return to your home, you will be charged rent for 3 months (September, October and November) plus one more month (four months total). Any remaining fees will be refunded.
Please note: An application does not guarantee placement. If your application is approved, you'll receive an email containing an invoice showing the room you're being offered, the remaining fees, and a link to the lease documents. If we are unable to offer you a room altogether, your deposit will be refunded.