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Feel at home, a few blocks from downtown Sidney and beach

Sleeps3
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 600 sq ft
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Studio, Studio, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-3)

Snow birds and travelers who want a quiet self contained suite! Our spacious and completely outfitted guest accommodation will feel like home away from home. It's in a prime location within one block of the beach and the main street of the quaint town of Sidney. Our large studio suite contains new quality contemporary furniture and has a good quality sofa bed for one extra person if needed. You will love the new comfortable bed and recliner chair while you watch your 40 inch flat screen TV. The bed area is partitioned off with curtains if desired.

The full kitchen has everything you need but if you don't feel like cooking there are a variety of restaurants and coffee shops a short walk away. The suite has a full bathroom and includes a washer and dryer for your convenience. Our Arts and Crafts home is close to the Sidney-Anacortes ferry terminal, BC Ferries and the Victoria airport. The famous Butchart Gardens is close by and the beautiful city of Victoria is within a short drive or bus ride. You will be welcome to enjoy our small garden patio if you wish, some steps to the suite entrance are required.

You will love this self contained, self catered, private guest suite that is a comfortable vacation home perfect for short or longer stays.

Keywords: beach, Sidney, shops, town, modern, renovated, suite, self contained, airport, ferries, private, kitchen, washer dryer, clean, beautiful, quaint, cozy, walking

More Details

Owner
Sandy and Tony
Member since: 2011
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
April 18, 2018

About Sandy and Tony

We are a partly retired couple with grown children. We lived in this area for many years where we raised our children and now are happy to share our suite with you. Sandy works as a home based travel agent so is available to help with travel plans and suggestions. We enjoy meeting our lovely guests and sharing our beautiful town and island.

Sandy and Tony purchased this studio in 2007

Why Sandy and Tony chose Sidney

Our home has a self contained suite that is perfect as a base to the Victoria area. The town of Sidney is becoming very desirable do to its many restaurants, shops and activities.

What makes this studio unique

Being close to the ocean and the lovely walking trail by the beach is a bonus. Explore the new Ocean Discovery Center and visit many top quality shops and services within walking distance. We even have a small friendly movie theatre in our town that shows first run movies and cultural events! We are located on a residential street so you will become part of our local neighbourhood. You are only a short drive from top quality visitor attractions like world renownd Butchart Gardens and the fabulous BC Museum of Natural History. If you like hiking, we are near many beautiful nature trails for your enjoyment, there is something for everyone! We will assist you in finding activities that will make your stay memorable. You will love the mild coastal weather of Sidney by the Sea!

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation studio rental in Sidney, British Columbia

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Min. age of primary renter: 19
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • A full bathroom with bathtub and shower
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 0 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , one queen bed and a double sofa bed in living area
  • Queen size Beds (1) Our guests often comment on the comfort of this new pillow top mattress, Sleep Sofa (2) comfortable double sofa bed, separated by curtains for the 3rd guest
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
washer and dryer in unit, new furniture, well equipped kitchen, garden area, lg flat screen TV and ipod docking station.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(32 traveler reviews)

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Feel at home, a few blocks from downtown Sidney and beach
average rating of 4.84375 based on 32 reviews
4

We found the property very homey

  • 4 of 5

We were exceptionally pleased with the cleanliness of the property and the friendliness of the owners. The place is within easy walking distance of grocery stores, restaurants,shops, and the coast. A few more TV channels would be nice for the evenings. We had a very pleasant stay

  • Submitted: 12-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Exploring Vancouver Island

  • 5 of 5

Love my visits to Sidney ! THANKS T&S

  • Submitted: 24-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Adorable

  • 5 of 5

I absolute adored this little apartment. The hosts were so nice and helpful, the apartment was clean and quiet and Sidney was adorable and all within walking distance. Would highly recommend and we will definitely be returning.

  • Submitted: 26-Jun-2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place in a great location with great owners

  • 5 of 5

This was the fifth year that we have stayed at Tony and Sandy's place . The location is very quiet and yet close to everything so that we don't need a car rental. The apartment is very well equipped and the owners very helpful.

  • Submitted: 16-Mar-2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is always wonderful to see you return every year and make our guest suite your home away from home. Thank you for your kind words and see you next year, lets hope for an early spring!
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5

Spacious, and most comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

Sandy and Tony are the most gracious of hosts. They have thought of every amenity possible to insure a most wonderful stay in beautiful Sidney. The apt. is in a perfect location to enjoy the town, waterways, and all travel routes.

I had the best of times, and my only dilemma is deciding when I might return!😊

  • Submitted: 14-Sep-2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Wonderful Hosts, Great Rental

  • 4 of 5

Exceptional hosts Sandy and Tony are warm, welcoming, and couldn't be more helpful. They are easy to communicate with and very prompt in responding to inquiries. The property description is accurate -- if somewhat understated. The unit is exceptionally clean and well maintained. It is also appointed very well. We stayed for 5 days and lacked nothing! We enjoyed having a full kitchen with everything we needed.

The bed (and even the hide-a-bed) are comfortable and have nice quality linens. The towels and provided toiletries are nice. The ensuite laundry was very helpful (we were on Vancouver Island for a couple of weeks and needed to do laundry half way through the trip).

The location is very convenient, in a nice Sidney neighborhood, and has a lovely yard. The only reason we didn't give this rental 5 stars is its location under the landing/take-off pattern of the airport. While we were staying there the morning disruption started about 6 and went well into the evening. It helps to close the windows -- but doesn't eliminate the noise.

That said we plan on and look forward to staying with Sandy and Tony again.

  • Submitted: 12-Sep-2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Victoria International Airport
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Kilometres
Anacordes Ferry ( Washington)
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
Pat Bay Highway
Nearest Beach
0.5 Kilometres
Sidney Beach
Car: not necessary

Close to beach and walking trails, within a block of restaurants, groceries stores, coffee shops and lovely boutique shops. If wanting a city experience Victoria is within close proximity but many attractions and activities nearby. Close to airport and both BC and Washington state Ferries, also close to public transit.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation studio rental in Sidney, British Columbia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
winter
Nov 1 2018 - Feb 28 2019
3 night minimum stay
C$89
C$455
C$1,400
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$95
C$455
C$1,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Weekly rate is $455.00 and monthly rate starting at $1400. for a 28 day stay to a maximum of $1500. for up to 30 days. If the weekly or monthly rate is lower than the combined nightly rate, you will be charged the lesser amount. All taxes and fees are included. If more than two guests add $15.00 per night per additional guest. Please email for a firm quote. Non refundable deposit due at time of booking and balance due early in your stay. You will get a payment request from VRBO before you arrive but you do not need to pay the balance until you arrive.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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