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West End Halifax


Across the Commons to the west of downtown Halifax, the West End is a region with a mix of rural and urban areas. From Quinpool Road and the Armdale area, to the Halifax Shopping Centre and Fairview, there’s a lot to see throughout this diverse region.

The Northwest Arm is a stunning ocean inlet that attracts kayakers, yachts, and sailing enthusiasts, and is home to both the Armdale Yacht Club and the Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron. The Quinpool District, centered around Quinpool Road, is a one-stop shopping and dining hub with hundreds of unique businesses. Discover specialized sporting gear stores, amazing coffee shops, craft breweries, a newly renovated hotel, and a fabulous array of restaurants, offering both local and international cuisine.

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