NSTU Contract Hotel
CONTRACT HOTEL 2020-2021
The contract hotel for all Nova Scotia Teachers Union business up to June 30, 2023 is The Hotel Halifax, and The Barrington Hotel is the contracted overflow hotel.
Any guest rooms required at either hotel for NSTU business must be booked through NSTU Central Office.
The following guest rates will apply for NSTU leisure travel:
$104.00 Leisure rate to include a $12.00 discounted self-parking rate (when forecasting less than 95% occupancy) Between November- April.
$129.00 Leisure rate to include a $12.00 discounted self-parking rate (when forecasting less than 95% occupancy) Between May- October.
$144.00 Leisure rate to include a $12.00 discounted self-parking rate (when forecasting over 95% occupancy) Between November- April.
$169.00 Leisure rate to include a $12.00 discounted self-parking rate (when forecasting over 95% occupancy) Between May-October.
*Please note that the rates quoted above are net non-commissionable and do not include the current 2% Halifax Regional Municipality Marketing Levy nor 15% HST.
- Visit www.hotelhalifax.ca or www.thebarringtonhotel.ca
- Use the ‘Special Rates’ drop-down menu to select ‘Corporate/Promo’, and enter code YTY
Any Local or RRC wishing to use the contract or overflow hotel must contact the NSTU Central Office in advance and provide the approximate number of guest rooms and meeting rooms required. The hotels will not be accepting bookings for business purposes directly without prior authorization from the NSTU Central Office.
Once the hotel space availability has been confirmed by the NSTU Central Office, the Locals and RRCs can provide the details of the meeting requirements directly to the hotel.
NSTU Central Office Contact Information:
NSTU Contract Hotels
HOTEL HALIFAX and BARRINGTON HOTEL - here in Nova Scotia. Our hotel benefits from an outstanding location, directly on the harbour in downtown Halifax, Nova Scotia, providing unparalleled access to the city’s top attractions. Our four-star rooms and suites offer a range of premium amenities, such as free Wi-Fi access, ultra-comfortable premium bedding and simply breath taking views of Halifax Harbour. Additional perks for your visit here to downtown Halifax include a fully equipped fitness centre and a heated indoor pool, as well as award-winning cuisine at Harbour City Bar and Grill, our signature restaurant. Those seeking a distinctive venue for their event in Nova Scotia should look no further than our hotel; we offer almost 10,000 square feet of adaptable event space, along with an accessible downtown location near Halifax’s top shopping, dining and attractions. Contemporary elegance and world-class service await you here at the Hotel Halifax.
The Hotel Halifax can be reached at 902-425-6700/1-888-423-3582. The Barrington Hotel can be reached at 902-429-7410. Reservations can also be booked online through www.hotelhalifax.ca or www.thebarringtonhotel.ca using the Corporate discount code YTY or clicking on: Book your corporate rate for Nova Scotia Teachers Union.
Choice Hotels Discount Program
NSTU direct booking link and discount code has arrived in time for all travel whether for business or vacations!
Discount code 00599880
There are three ways to book reservations at our hotel brands worldwide:
Click on your direct booking link above, confirm company name in Special Rates section and enter location and dates of travel. Hold the reservation with a credit card and pay at check out. Please do not book Advanced Purchase as it is payment upfront with no changes or refunds allowed.
Call our reservations department at 1-800-4CHOICE (English) or 1-800-BO-REVES (French) and quote your CID code to get your discount. Please do not call hotels directly as this discount is set up through our head office not with each hotel.
Download the smart phone app at www.choicehotels.com and enter your corporate id # in Special Rate/ Corporate ID section.
As an additional bonus, each traveler should sign up for Choice Privileges Rewards at www.choicehotels.com Points will be given to the traveler toward free night stays when they stay at our hotels worldwide along with the NSTU discount. CP membership # offers points and your company CID code offers discounts.
Hotel Discount Program
Click here to access a Hotel Discount Program available to NSTU members. (Login to the page is based on your NSTU web account credentials.)
Exclusive discounts on ALL hotels worldwide may exceed 50%, and average 10-20% below-market.
Save time and money, let us negotiate the very best deals and comparison price for you.
Any hotel, anywhere, anytime.
Located in Truro offers a 15% discount to NSTU members. For more info call 902-893-7100 or 1-866-877-9900.
BEST WESTERN PLUS CHOCOLATE LAKE HOTEL, Halifax Located at 250 St Margarets Bay Road, Halifax, NS B3N 1J4.
Best Western Plus Choclate Lake offers NSTU and RTO members leisure and business preferred rates: The Best Western Plus Chocolate Lake Hotel is pleased to offer NSTU/RTO members and employees a 15% discount on our rack rate for 2022, valid until December 31st, 2022. Rate includes FREE Breakfast, parking and Wi-Fi. NSTU membership identification is require. NSTU rate is for one room booking per NSTU membership card. Rates based on availability. Some conditions apply. Call us today for more information 902-477-5611 ext 0 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit our website www.chocolatelakehotel.com.
CAMBRIDGE SUITES, HALIFAX - offers NSTU/RTO members the following rates for 2021:
- January 1 – April 15, starting at $125
- April 16 – May 30, starting at $165
- June 1 – Sept 30, starting at $189
- Oct 1 - Oct 31, starting at $159
- Nov 1 – Dec. 31, starting at $125
CAMBRIDGE SUITES, HALIFAX - offers NSTU/RTO members the following rates for 2022:
- January 1 – March 31, starting at $119
- April 1 – April 30, starting at $159
- May 1 – Sept 30, starting at $199
- Oct 1 - Oct 31, starting at $159
- Nov 1 – Dec. 31, starting at $135
Includes FREE continental breakfast and Wi-Fi. Location: 1583 Brunswick Street, Halifax, NS B3J 3P5; Phone: 902-420-0555; Website www.Cambridgesuiteshalifax.com.
CAMBRIDGE SUITES, SYDNEY - offers NSTU/RTO members the following rates for 2021:
- January 1 – December 31 $133
One Bedroom Suite:
- January 1 – December 31 $143
CAMBRIDGE SUITES, SYDNEY - offers NSTU/RTO members the following rates for 2022:
One Bedroom Suite:
- January 1 – December 31 $135
Includes Wi-Fi, free local phone calls and a Hot buffet breakfast. You can now access the special rates for NSTU members when making online reservations at Cambridge Suites Hotel Sydney. Website www.cambridgesuitessydney.com.Return to table
We are located in the the heart of Bedford with easy access to downtown, universities, hospitals and the (YHZ) Halifax airport. We have a large variety of rooms offering Jacuzzis and Harbourview rooms. We offer complimentary hot buffet breakfast as well as Indoor heated pool,a fitness center and an On suite Guest Laundry. All our rooms are equipped with fridges and microwaves.
Please dial 902-443-0303 to speak with with one of our friendly staff members to reserve your stay. Based on availability some conditions may apply. Must present ID at Check In. Standard rooms (1 Queen or 2 Double Beds), Harbourview Rooms (2 Queen Beds or 1 King Bed), Harbourview rooms with Patios, and Kitchenettes Suites (Separate bedrooms).
Rates do not include Taxes.
- January 1 – March 31 $109 - $149
- April 1 – June 30 $119 - $159
- July 1 – October 31 $169 - $199
560 Bedford Highway, Halifax
1-800-667-4637 or www.digbypines.ca. Open mid-May to mid-October. Rates starting from $120/night plus 15% tax, low season (May, June, September & October); rates starting from $140/night plus 15% tax, high season (July & August), based on double occupancy, subject to availability, room upgrade fees may apply. Please request the NSTU member rate at time of booking and provide your NSTU card upon check in. Rate is based on leisure travel only and is not applicable to group business
2750 WEST BAY HIGHWAY, DUNDEE offers NSTU and RTO members and employees a 15% discount on rack rate for the 2021 season, Sunday to Thursday. Black-out dates may apply. May not be combined with any other promotional rates or discounts. Not applicable to group bookings. For more information, visit us at www.capebretonresorts.com.
Located in Canning, just outside Wolfville in the Annapolis Valley, the Farmhouse Inn offers an additional 15% off winter rates to NSTU members. The discount will apply from November to April each year, excluding packages, New Year’s Eve, Valentine’s weekend and special events weekends. Visit www.farmhouseinn.ns.ca.
The Four Points by Sheraton Halifax is pleased to offer all NSTU members discounted rates for leisure travel. Four Points Halifax Hotel & Conference Center, 1496 Hollis Street, Halifax, NS B3J 3Z1
Rates are for single/double occupancy in our standard rooms and include high speed internet access/WIFI and local calls.; heated underground parking ($25.00 Value); $2x$5.00 vouchers for Cabin Coffee ($10.00 Value)
- April 1, 2021 - April 30, 2021: $119/$129
- May 1, 2021 - October 31, 2021: $179/$189
- Nov 1, 2021 - December 31, 2021: $109/$119
Please follow the link below to book your discounted NSTU leisure rate: Book your corporate rate for Nova Scotia Teacher’s Union OR visit Marriott.com and use Special Corporate rate code YTY
Located at 30 Fairfax Drive, off of Lacewood Drive in the Bayers Lake Shopping District. We are happy to offer discounted rates for current & retired NSTU members starting at $105 for a Traditional Room; Executive Rooms $121; Two Room Suites $145; and Executive Suites $161. The NSTU rates include Free parking, Free local calls & Free high-speed Internet. To book a room, simply call 1-800-565-0700. Based on availability & some conditions apply. Call & speak to one of our friendly staff members for more information.
A truly special hotel experience awaits you here in Nova Scotia's vibrant capital city. With luxury accommodations, excellent on-site dining and a prime waterfront location, the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel is an extraordinary destination for both business and leisure travel. Stylishly designed rooms and suites boast pillowtop bedding and marble bathrooms, as well as room service, high-speed internet access and an ergonomic work desk. Begin your day here in Halifax with a cup of coffee from our Balancing Rock Coffeehouse, or sample innovative local dining at harbourstone sea grill & pour house, our modern restaurant. And be sure to treat yourself to a massage at our on-site spa while you're here. And our convenient downtown location places the best of downtown Halifax well within your reach. We're looking forward to welcoming you here to the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel. 1919 Upper Water Street, Halifax, NS, B3J 3J5, for reservations and information call 902-421-1700/1-800-228-9290. http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/yhzmc-halifax-marriott-harbourfront-hotel/
Rates for NSTU Members any day of the week (includes WIFI):
- January - April 2021: $145
- May - June 2021: $179
- July - October 2021: $209
- November - April 2021: $169
Conveniently located at 1960 Brunswick Street, in the heart of Halifax, we are pleased to extend a special rate to NSTU/RTO members. The following rates will include complimentary Wi-Fi, hot full buffet, On the Run Breakfast Bags, and the ability to earn Hilton Honours points. NSTU Rates -
Hampton Inn, Downtown Halifax
- November 1, 2020 – December 31, 2021 $99
- January 1 – April 30th, 2022 $114.00
- May 1- June 30th, 2022 $124.00
- July 1 – October 31st, 2022 $155.00
- Nov. 1 – Dec. 31st, 2022 $119.00
- Parking is $20.00
Homewood Suites, Downtown Halifax
- November 1, 2020 – December 31, 2021 $109
- January 1 – April 30th, 2022 $129.00 Studio suite
- May 1 - June 30th, 2022 $139.00 Studio Suite
- July 1 – October 31st, 2022 $179.00 Studio Suite
- Nov. 1 – Dec. 31st, 2022 $129.00 Studio Suite
- Parking is $20.00
These rates include a full hot breakfast buffet each morning.
To reserve your guest room or guest suite, use your unique booking code online at www.halifax.hamptoninn.com or www.halifax.homewoodsuites.com. Phone Hampton Inn directly at 1-902-422-1391 or 1-855-331-0337, Homewood Suites directly at 1-902-422-6620 or 1-855-331-0334 and The Hollis at 1-902-429-7233. The above is subject to availability and blackout dates. Use code: 0002711546
We are also pleased to provide free parking, complimentary beverage at check in, complimentary bottled water in guest room,free wifi, free local phone calls and free 24-hour coffee & tea service and a free hot breakfast buffet, along with use of our fitness centre, mineral pool and 90’ waterslide. Conveniently located adjacent to the Membertou Trade & Convention Centre and connected via pedway to Kiju’s restaurant, the hotel is minutes from downtown, Mayflower Mall, CBU, CB Regional Hospital and much more. 60 Maillard Street, Sydney, NS B1S 3W3. Check us out on tripadvisor or visit us on facebook. Call 1-855-564-8282 for reservations. NSTU ID is required.
Holiday Inn Express is offering a corporate rate to NSTU travelers: Single or Double Standard Room
10% OFF Best Available Rate.
Corporate ID: 900 300 442; Booking Link: NSTU
Fully renovated guestrooms providing fresh, contemporary space with comfort, complimentary Wifi and electrical & USB charging stations throughout the room, Refreshment Zone featuring mini-fridge, microwave & Keurig Brewers, complimentary Express Breakfast Bar Buffet, complimentary parking and 24-hour coffee/tea & daily newspaper, Fitness Room featuring top of the line fitness equipment and heated indoor swimming pool & hot tub.
For reservations call 902-444-6700 or online at https://www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress.
HOTEL HALIFAX and BARRINGTON HOTEL:
Let the Hotel Halifax set the tone for an unforgettable visit here in Nova Scotia. Our hotel benefits from an outstanding location, directly on the harbour in downtown Halifax, Nova Scotia, providing unparalleled access to the city’s top attractions. Our four-star rooms and suites offer a range of premium amenities, such as free Wi-Fi access, ultra-comfortable Sanctuary bedding and simply breathtaking views of Halifax Harbour. Additional perks for your visit here to downtown Halifax include a fully equipped fitness centre and a heated indoor pool, as well as award-winning cuisine at Harbour City Bar and Grill, our signature restaurant. Those seeking a distinctive venue for their event in Nova Scotia should look no further than our hotel; we offer almost 10,000 square feet of adaptable event space, along with an accessible downtown location near Halifax’s top shopping, dining and attractions. Contemporary elegance and world-class service await you here at the Delta Hotels Halifax.
The Hotel Halifax can be reached at 902-425-6700/1-888-423-3582. The Barrington Hotel can be reached at 902-429-7410.
2. Select the dates you wish to book on top right (BOOK NOW BUTTON)
3. Once in new page, use the ‘Add Code’ drop-down menu to select ‘Rate Access/Corporate Code’, and enter YTY
4. Either the $115 or $155 rate will appear, if available(on occasion we have special lower rates that may appear)
368 SHORE ROAD, BADDECK offers NSTU and RTO members and employees leisure and business preferred rates throughout 2020 (traditional rooms only). 15% DISCOUNT on our traditional rooms during our season of 2021. During the off season, October 20 to May 15 we have a low season rate offered and we do not offer discounts for the already discounted rate. If booking through the winter we do have a lower rate offered. Please ask when making your reservation. May not be combined with any other promotional rates or discounts. Not applicable to group bookings. For reservations please contact us at: 1-800-565-5660, option 1. www.inveraryresort.com
1-800-565-0444 or www.kelticlodge.ca. Open mid-May to mid-October, based on double occupancy, subject to availability. Please request the NSTU member rate at time of booking and provide your NSTU card upon checkin. Rate is based on leisure travel only, room upgrade fees may apply and is not applicable to group business.
The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites is pleased to offer NSTU members a special discount of 18% off the Best Available Rate. Rates are subject to change without notice. Blackout dates may apply. Please present proof of membership at time of check-in..
*Added Bonus all stays until the end of April – receive complimentary breakfast to go!
THE PRINCE GEORGE HOTEL is a luxury hotel—completely renovated from top to bottom—located in the centre of downtown Halifax. The NSTU/RTO rate for 2022 for the Deluxe Guestrooms:
- Jan 1 - March 31, 2022 $127
- April 1 - October 31, 2022 $179
- November 1 - December 31, 2022 $127
Includes local phone calls & free Wi-Fi. Check us out for business or pleasure. Conference delegates will be in a perfect location to explore the city. Also connected to the Downtown Link indoor pedway provides many options for shopping, entertainment, dining and accessing the Halifax waterfront without going outdoors. The Prince George Hotel is located at 1725 Market Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3J 3N9; General Enquiries: 902-425-1986 / Make a Booking: toll-free 1-800-565-1567 or direct 902-425-6066; www.princegeorgehotel.com.
Offers NSTU members a Special Rate of $115/night from October to June, $125/night from July to September. Includes breakfast, Wi-Fi, indoor pool, fitness centre, BBQ, guest laundry and free parking. Rates are net non-commissionable and subject to all applicable taxes and fees including 2.5% sustainability levy and are subject to change without notice. Rates are subject to availability, some restrictions apply. Negotiated rate does not apply to group blocks of 10 or more rooms and cannot be combined with any other offers. Located at 480 Kings Road, Sydney, NS B1S 1A8; Phone 902-539-6750.
Offers NSTU members a 10% discount. Located at 1266 Barrington Street, Halifax, NS B3J 1Y5; Phone 902-423-9346/1-800-565-9346; website www.waverleyinn.com
The discounted leisure travel rates for NSTU members include high-speed Internet access, local calls, free parking and are based on single/ double occupancy. We are pleased to offer the following rates for 2021 for Standard Rooms (2 Doubles or 1 Queen):
- November 1, 2020 - April 30, 2021 $119
- May 1, 2021 - October 31, 2021 $179
- Nov 1, 2021 - December 31, 2021 $119
For comparison, our published rack rates are $359 high season and $269 low season.
Contact the Westin at 1181 Hollis Street, Halifax, NS B3H 2P6; toll free 1-888-627-8553 and mention rate code NSTU to make your reservation or select this link: MARRIOTT to book directly online. Based on availability.