Halifax’s Coolest Airbnbs

Planning a trip to Halifax or maybe just looking for a staycation? About Halifax has you covered! We combed through hundreds of Airbnb properties and found the coolest five within the HRM. Sure, you may find ones that are cheaper, closer to downtown, or in newer buildings, but they won’t have the charm, style, or a level coolness that these do.  Before you book your next Halifax Airbnb, make sure you have seen the five properties below.


This Halifax Airbnb is situated in a retrofitted church

Situated in a renovated church, this Airbnb exudes a calming blend between heritage coziness and modern feel. This quaint space has two bedrooms, with one being a loft above the kitchen. Located only ten minutes from the waterfront, guests will have unfettered access to Downtown Halifax without needing a vehicle.

Top of the Wharf at Kings Wharf

A living room overlooking Halifax Harbour

With 270-degree views of Halifax, Dartmouth, and The Atlantic Ocean, you won’t want to leave this Airbnb. The 1,475-foot penthouse offers everything you could imagine, including a gas fireplace, a massive covered patio, and two ensuite bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms. Should you wish to leave the panoramic views of the penthouse, you’re a short walk to Downtown Dartmouth which offers crepes, craft beer, and gourmet pizza.

Gorgeous House, Downtown Halifax

Chic living-room catwalk? 14-foot ceilings with massive south facing windows? Wood burning stove? Regardless of how long and complicated your wish list is, this Airbnb checks it all. Situated on the Northwest Arm, this property is ideal for families visiting Halifax or work teams in-town for a conference. The unit which sleeps 11 features a traditional Finnish Sauna and a cold pool, perfect for sweating out the toxins after a night on the town.

Natural light in this Halifax Airbnb

This open-concept ground-level loft might be exactly what you’re looking for in a home away from home. Though the ’downtown’ is a ten-minute bus ride away, there are so many nearby amenities within walking distance that you won’t need to stray far. Check out The Coastal for breakfast, Salvatore’s for pizza, and The Lion’s Head for beer and karaoke.

This Airbnb is straight out of an IKEA catalog

This Airbnb is akin staying in an IKEA catalog. This immaculate townhouse comes with polished floors, modern finishings, and street-level views. The property is only a five-minute walk from Agricola Street, where you’ll find the Chainyard Cidery, Agricola Street Brasserie, and Compass Distillers.