Travel & Accommodations


Halifax Host Hotels

The Prince George Hotel
It’s world-class hotel excellence in the heart of downtown Halifax and only steps away from the Halifax Convention Centre, the waterfront and many other historic landmarks. Experience the sophistication and charm of The Prince George from the moment you arrive!

The hotel is now sold out.

Cambridge Suites Halifax
At Cambridge Suites Halifax, you’ll get the most out of downtown Halifax with the added value and comfort of more space. Extra-roomy suites and the central location steps away from Citadel Hill and the Halifax Convention Centre will infuse your stay with the hottest sights and sounds of Nova Scotia's capital.

The group block is now sold out. The hotel does still have limited availability – please call the hotel directly at 1-800-565-1263 for best available rate.

Parking at the Host Hotels

A discounted rate for self-parking (underground, heated) is available at either hotel for $10 per night (for overnight guests).

Travel to and from Halifax

Nova Scotia’s capital city is easily accessible by air (YHZ).  Book your plane ticket with our travel partners, WestJet and Air Canada.

Air Canada is offering a 5% discount on Tango fares and a 15% discount on Flex bookings and higher to Halifax for SEC18. To book a flight, visit and enter this promotion code in the search panel: 6QHP3R21

WestJet is offering 10% off Econo and 15% off Plus base fares* for travel between Halifax and anywhere WestJet flies in Canada between March 5, 2018 to March 11, 2018 for SEC18. All travel must be booked by March 11, 2018. Book online at and use coupon code: ZDLVQQN

Did You Know!?
Both airline partners offer incentives to CSTA for bookings. Help us to bring more memorable speakers to SEC18 by booking your air travel with one of our fabulous travel partners.

The Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ) is located in Enfield, NS, about 39 kms from the downtown core. Travel from YHZ to downtown Halifax via taxi or car service or rent a car onsite at the airport. Go Congress! guests will have shuttle service provided. Plan on 30-40 minutes (depending on traffic) between the host hotels and YHZ.


Extend your stay to catch all of the U SPORTS Men’s Final Eight Basketball Tournament in Halifax between March 8th and 11th. Buy tickets.