Waterford is centrally located in historic and beautiful Halifax. The downtown core with it's wide array of shopping, movie theatres, pubs, recreational facilities and commercial sector, is a comfortable 5 minute walk away. For those who are travelling by Metro Transit, you can catch a variety of buses on Spring Garden Road which is a two minute walk right outside the door on Hollis Street. From here you can connect to any where you wish to go in the Halifax Regional Municipality.
Full service grocery shopping at Sobey's or Atlantic Super Store can be accessed within a 10 to 15 minute walk, as well as movie rentals, choice of drug stores, flower & bake shops and restaurants, which offer everything from fine dining to take out foods.
The Victoria General Hospital on South Street is just 5 minutes away. Waterford Suites is also in close proximity to major universities including, Saint Mary's University, Dalhousie University and Kings College.
The creative efforts of our cities gardeners can be enjoyed at the historic Public Gardens on Spring Garden Road, a reminder of the slower paced Victorian era. History can also be relived at the world
famous Halifax Citidel Hill, a 19th century British garrison. The historic Halifax waterfront is a short walk away from Waterford. All views of the city have to be seen to be appreciated.
For cultural pursuits the city library on Spring Garden Road is available, as well as the university libraries, Neptune Theatre on Argyle Street and the Rebecca Cohn on Dalhousie University Campus, all offer entertainment for a variety of tastes.