Attention: Diabetes Canada preferred hotel rates are now closed. Please reach out to the hotels directly.

Hotels Address Rates
Atlantica Hotel Halifax 1980 Robie St, Halifax, NS B3H 3G5 $159.00
Cambridge Suites Hotel-Halifax 1583 Brunswick St. Halifax, NS B3J 3P5 $184.00
Courtyard Marriott Halifax Downtown 5120 Slater Street, Halifax, NS B3J 0A1 $169.00 
Delta Hotels Barrington 1875 Barrington St. Halifax, NS B3J 2L6 $229.00 
Hampton Inn by Halifax Downtown 1960 Brunswick St. B3J 2G7 $189.00
Prince George Hotel 1725 Market St.Halifax, NS B3J 2N9 $224.00
Residence Inn-Marriott 1599 Grafton St. Halifax, NS B3J 2C3 $189.00
The Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites 1515 South Park St, NS B3J 2L2 $194.00
Westin Nova Scotian 1181 Hollis St. Halifax, NS B3H 2P6 $169.00

Discount Travel

This year we have arranged travel discounts with Air Canada. Air Canada is offering attendees a discount off applicable fares to Halifax, Nova Scotia from October 03, to October 20, 2018. Your discount code is X2TBAF81. To book a flight with your promotion code, access aircanada.com and enter your promotion code in the search panel.

Travel is valid Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday,Friday, Saturday & Sunday.

This year WestJet is offering a travel discount for our upcoming Diabetes Canada/CSEM Professional Conference and Annual Meetings: 10% off Econo and 15% off Plus fares* for travel between Halifax, Nova Scotia and anywhere WestJet flies in North America. To take advantage of this offer, you will need the discount codes listed below. For details on how to complete a booking with these discount codes, please visit https://www.westjet.com/en-ca/book-trip/index

*Discount not available on flex fares, code-share or partner airlines

Book by:  October 20, 2018
Travel from:  October 3-20, 2018

Coupon code:


Promo code:*for call in reference only



You can change or cancel reservations within 24 hours of booking at no charge. Further changes or cancellations can be made up to 2 hours prior to the flight; please note additional fees or charges may apply for each guest depending on fare class booked and differences in fare. Check out our service fees page for more information. 

Porter Airlines is proud to offer a 10% discount on available base fares (with the exception of the lowest class fare during a public seat sale) for travel to and from the Diabetes Canada CSEM Professional Conference. The discounted fares are available for booking from February 1, 2018 to October 16, 2018 and available for travel:

Location:                                                                                       Dates of Travel:

From: Anywhere in Canada or US

To: Halifax

From: 10/10/2018

To: 13/10/2018

From: Halifax

To: Anywhere in Canada or US

From: 10/10/2018

To: 16/10/2018

Please book online or through your travel agent using promo code “CSEM18”.

Porter offers complimentary in-flight snacks and beverages (including beer and wine), GatePorter service for carry-on and access to the Porter Lounge in Toronto and Ottawa, where free Wi-Fi and comfortable, leather seating is available.

The promo code is intended for use by conference attendees and organizers and is not meant for distribution outside of authorized channels. Porter’s fare rules and conditions apply. For any questions regarding Porter’s services or any pre-travel concerns, contact us at 1-888-619-8622.

This year we have arranged travel discounts with VIA Rail Canada. Via Rail is offering attendees a discount off applicable fares to Halifax, Nova Scotia.


October 7th, 2018 to October 14th, 2018


From all stations throughout the VIA system to Halifax, Nova Scotia and return.


Fare applies to a maximum of two passengers per booking.

One complimentary stopover is allowed at no additional charge.

For travel on all fare plans in Business class, the first stopover is allowed at no additional charge, provided that this stopover takes place in Toronto, Montréal or Ottawa only.


10% off the best available fare in Economy, Economy Plus, Business, Business Plus, Sleeper class. "Subject to the conditions and restrictions of the fare plan to which the additional discount is being applied."


Discount does not apply in any Escape fares and Prestige Class.


Participants must reference the event’s VIA convention discount Code:  13713.


Online booking tips >> You must log in to your profile, or create one prior to booking. On the Passenger information screen, select "Convention fare" from the “Discount Type” drop-down menu, and enter the discount code for your convention or event in the “Discount code” field. This code has been given to you by the conference organizer. The conference fare will be shown on the next page.

For promotional images please visit: http://www.viarail.ca/en/images

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