Near The NW Arm

Space for 1 Rig
25 ft max
3 nights maximum

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2 months max
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  • Slideouts Allowed
  • Generators Allowed
  • Barbecues Allowed
  • Lawnchairs Allowed
  • Pets Welcome


  • 15 Amp Electric Hookup
  • Water Hookup
  • Wifi
  • Tow Vehicle Parking
  • No donation requested for hookups


We are in a quiet residential neighborhood, just on the edge of the Halifax peninsula. We are close to the NW Arm (the body of water that runs along the Halifax peninsula and into the harbour). There is a shopping center, local bus terminal and a Walmart just a few minutes away, and the exit to the highway is ~ 1 KM (0.6 miles) from our house. Downtown Halifax is a 10 - 15 minute drive.

Our driveway is 30' long, concrete slab, and relatively flat. I recently trimmed some of the trees so they should not be an issue. We can park our RV (10' high) there with no problems.

We do not notice it anymore, but we are relatively close to a train track. A few trains per day still use that track and occasionally there will be one or two at night.

House Rules

1) dogs are welcome, as long as you pick up after them.
2) Rather than using your generator I can provide access to a 15 amp service. Hopefully that would be sufficient. If not, then running a generator at appropriate times during the day would be OK, but not early in the morning or at night.

Access Road Conditions

Property is located right in the city, in a quite neighborhood, with very little traffic. Property has a double wide 30' long driveway that is very easy to back into.

Tow Vehicle Parking Details

Can park on the street, or we can juggle things around in the driveway, depending on vehicle size.


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We do lots of short trips in the summer and fall, but will try our best to accommodate any requests.


Halifax, NS, Canada

Suggested Local Attractions

Lots to see and do in Halifax, and NS. We can offer lots of suggestions to our guests depending on what types of things they like.

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Member Since
February 2, 2019
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References for Near the NW arm


September 2021

Wealth of information

It was a pleasure meeting them again. Bluenosers has a wealth of information about Nova Scotia and hands on experience about all the wonderful places that Nova Scotia has to offer.

He would put most tourist info centers to shame. But would also be the best asset if ever applied to work for them

Thanks again for letting us stay a second time and for sharing such awesome local knowledge of your province.


September 2021

Felt like we were staying with Family!!

What a stay!! From the moment we arrived we felt so cared for. They are an amazing couple. They put together such a thorough list of things to do while in Halifax and it definitely made our trip more exciting and adventurous. We had great conversations and the best apple pie around! Looking forward to meeting up again along the way for our newly started book club 😉🥧💗


September 2021

Wonderful Hosts!

Very helpful with LOTS of good advice on what to see and do while in the area. Excellent location right near downtown Halifax.


September 2021

Great space, great people

Nice site to set up, beautiful shade trees. Hosts are very friendly and had lots of good info on local sites.


September 2021

So welcoming and kind.

We really enjoyed our stay here. The hosts were welcoming, they even helped us set up and offered us tips on where to visit. We had water and electricity and we were close to all conveniences. Thank you so much.


August 2021

Very friendly

Our hosts were very friendly and accommodating. Gave good information about things to do and see. We enjoyed a quiet night.


August 2021

Super endroit

Très près du centre d'Halifax 3 km environ. Très tranquille pour dormir. Nous avons rencontré la fille de l'hote qui nous a donné de bons renseignements. Vraiment un super endroit. Merci Bluenosers :-)


August 2021

Enjoyable Stay

A great location, close to the heart of downtown; however, far enough for enjoyable quiets nights. A very hospitable host.


July 2020

Super friendly hosts!!!

What a wonderful base to house hunt from while in the HRM. Met the hosts our last evening on their property as they were camping in PEI the week we arrived, and they were very welcoming! I would definitely stay with them again - the train behind the property was hardly a problem! Great hosts and a nice quiet place in thecity.


March 2020

Phenomenal Location

They were kind and accommodating. The short trip to town made seeing the highlights such a breeze. Hope to return.


November 2019

Excellent first experience

For our first experience, we were very impressed with the efficency of the reservation. Our hosts were so very nice and welcoming. There location is ideal because easy access to Downtown Halifax and in a quiet neigbourhood. Thank you !


November 2019

Generous couple with lots of travel experience

Bluenosers invited us into their home and gave us great tipps for our travel route. We really enjoyed the evening talking with them about their favorite spots and would like to thank them for their generosity.


November 2019

Wonderful experience to be able to stay in such a warm and friendly family Place

Dear Bluenosers
We can just say thank you, thank you for all your help. We like to give you one day back somehow what we experienced with you. Any time again!


August 2019

Very convenient place to visit the city!!

Welcoming people! They took time to show us what to visit in the city even though they had others plans . Good intimacy for a city place.
We recommend!


July 2019

City limits

Loved camping in the city!!!! Mister Bluenoser was very helpful and I appreciate help always!!!!


July 2019

Quiet retreat in the big city

What a nice spot! Lots of green and peace and quiet. Great access to Halifax. Very welcoming couple would stay in future.


June 2019

Great stay

We had a nice overnight stay in Halifax. We enjoyed meeting our hosts and spending time in the evening chatting with them. Their location is very convenient to the downtown waterfront including the Maritime Museum and the Citadel. We would definitely like to stay with them the next time we visit Halifax.


June 2019

Great People!

We really appreciated bluenosers and highly recommend their location. They are wonderful people!


May 2019

Wonderful Hosts + Spectacular Location!

We had a great time staying at Bluenoser’s. We found them to be extremely friendly and hospitable hosts with lots of local tips and advice. We also enjoyed hearing stories of their big adventure!

Their location couldn’t be better! They had ample space and we took a bus from the end of their street into downtown, which was really quick and convenient.

We highly recommend Bluenosers and would happily host them if they are ever in our area!

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