Mainland HalifaxMainland Halifax lies west of the Northwest Arm and Bedford Basin and extends several kilometres inland. Communities include Armdale, Bayer’s Lake, Clayton Park, Fairview, Rockingham, Sambro, Purcell’s Cove and Spryfield.

The main advantage of living in Mainland Halifax is its close proximity to surrounding areas, including downtown Halifax. This allows for easy access to a variety of dining, shopping and entertainment around the Halifax Regional Municipality.  This area is also home to Ashburn Golf Club.


Bayers Lake
Halifax Shopping Centre

To further explore the neighbourhoods within this area refer to the HRM Urban Neighbourhood Map. Sheila can also be your tour guide as you select the perfect neighbourhood for you and your family.

Additional Resources:

Halifax Dining
HRM School Finder
HRM Urban Neighbourhood Map