2015 LSA Conference in Halifax – Hotel Information

For those registered at our Conference, the Lusophone Studies Association has negotiated special rates with the Cambridge Suites Hotel. This Hotel is located in downtown Halifax, close to many stores and restaurants and is a 20 minute walk to Saint Mary’s University.

Studio Guestroom $135 $135
Junior Suite $150 $150
One Bedroom Suite $165 $165
Important: These rates are subject to applicable taxes at check in
Currently these are a 2% Halifax Hotel Levy and 15% Harmonized Sales Tax
· Deluxe Continental Breakfast is included in rate
· Complimentary local phone calls
· Complimentary wireless guestroom internet access
· Discounted parking rate of $10/night (Currently $19/night)
· Studio Guestroom includes a kitchenette, microwave oven, coffee maker, and other amenities
· Rates are for single or double occupancy. Each additional adult in the same room is an extra $20.00
· Please make your reservations before May 14, 2015, as rates will not be guaranteed after this date.
· Reserve your room directly with the hotel, using the following link:
· You may also make phone reservations through: 1-800-565-1263.
Please reference the Conference of the Lusophone Studies Association
For more information, please visit the Cambridge Suites Hotel website http://www.cambridgesuiteshalifax.com/


We have also reserved a block of residence rooms, at Saint Mary’s University

Room Single Rate ($Can)
Single Room $54.95
(For one person, with shared bathroom) All taxes included
· Breakfast is included in rate
· Rate includes linen, towels, housekeeping, parking, Homburg Centre for Health and Wellness pass for the duration of stay and all taxes
· Residence complex houses an ATM (Royal Bank), hair salon, barber shop, convenience store, Tim Horton’s fast food restaurant, residence dining hall and two coin-operated laundry rooms.
· Free Wi Fi in rooms
· Please make your reservations before May 14, 2015, as rooms will not be guaranteed after this date.
· Reserve by completing the Reservation Form below and mailing, or faxing (902-496-8118), directly to Conference Services. You may also contact them by e-mail at conference.services@smu.ca
(click here for Reservation Form)
· A valid credit card will be required, in order to Reserve a room (Visa, AMEX or MasterCard)
· Note: The Residence cannot accept credit card information via email.
· You may also make a phone reservation at 1-888-347-5555.
· Please reference the Conference of the Lusophone Studies Association
Important Information
· All Homburg Centre users must be 16 years of age or older
· Residence requires payment for the balance of a guest’s account upon check-in.
· Payment can be made with cash, Interact, Visa, AMEX, MasterCard or Travellers Cheques.
· Check-in is anytime after 3:00pm and check-out is by 11:00am on the day of your departure.
· Early arrivals or late departures can be arranged with sufficient notice.


(PLEASE NOTE: Mount Saint Vincent University is approximately 20 minutes by automobile from the Halifax City Centre and Saint Mary’s University)

Mount Saint Vincent University offers both single dormitory, and apartment style accommodations in our newest Westwood Building.
4 bedroom apartments are $116.13 (inclusive of taxes) and can be reserved as a whole, or as a share.
Single dorm rooms are $41.06 per night. Breakfast is NOT included in this price.
To inquire about other available styles, please visit www.msvu.ca/stay or call 1-866-405-1805 beginning from May 1. You can also email us at reservations@msvu.ca


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