By Don Douloff, April 23, 2009
The Hampton Inn & Suites has opened in Dartmouth, N.S. Part of the new 2.2-million-sq.-ft. Dartmouth Crossing retail development, the property features 163 rooms, including 48 suites.
In-room amenities include 32-inch flat-screen TVs; free high-speed, wireless Internet; large work desks with ergonomic chairs; portable lap desks and phones with voicemail and speakerphone capability.
Suites feature fully equipped kitchenettes, dining areas with chairs and a sitting area. Hotel amenities include free wireless high-speed Internet throughout the building, including the lobby and meeting rooms and complimentary hot breakfast buffet.
On the meetings side, there are 1,800 sq. ft. divided among four rooms; an indoor heated pool with waterslide; a whirlpool and on-site fitness centre.
The hotel is 16 miles from Halifax Stanfield International Airport.