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Cedar Cottage - Private cottage in the heart of Victoria

Bedrooms 1
Space 46 m²
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 28 nights


About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 bath garden cottage with private patio, laundry and full bath

With your comfort and convenience in mind, Cedar Cottage offers visitors a private, fully furnished and equipped holiday home for short and long term stays. The decor is eclectic cottage style with some new and some antique items.

The cottage is bright and cheerful, and very quiet for a good night's sleep. With a queen-sized bed in the bedroom, and a sofabed in the living room, up to 4 guests, including children, can be comfortably accommodated.

The living room has French doors to the private garden patio, a sofa, comfortable wicker chair, library table, coffee table, bookshelf with a variety of books for all interests, cable TV and wireless internet, and a Persian carpet on the new laminate flooring. A dining table and four chairs completes the open floor plan.

The pristine full bathroom has a bathtub with a shower, vanity, wall cabinet and large mirror, all in white. Equipped for short or long stays, the kitchen has a dishwasher, full-sized stove and fridge, dishes, cookware, utensils and cutlery . Coffee, tea, hot chocolate and spices are provided for short term stays. A major grocery store, a liquor outlet and bank are conveniently located a block away.

The entry area has a bench for putting on shoes, coat rack, shoe mat, and a large stainless shelving unit for storing suitcases and other items.

Your questions are very welcome. A personalized guide to favourite attractions, shops, restaurants, cafes and activities is provided to assist in planning your perfect Victoria holiday.

The cottage is very private, with its’ own fenced patio that is warmed by the morning sun. Open the French doors from the living room, and you have a lovely place for breakfast, and for relaxing after a day of sightseeing.

Cedar Cottage is pet free, to accommodate guests with pet allergies.

Cedar Cottage is the perfect place to call home after a day spent discovering all that our beautiful city has to offer.

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Charlene Simon
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
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Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2017


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cottage rental in Oak Bay, British Columbia

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 46 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Village ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
  • The pristine bathroom features a deep bathtub with a shower. There is a vanity and cabinet for storing your personal items, and a large mirror with overhead track lighting. Soft thick towels are provided.The wall heater makes a warm and cozy space to enjoy a long soak.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • The bedroom features a queen-sized bed with soft linens, cozy duvet and a privacy curtain, as well as a period dresser, antique mirror, and closet. Situated at the back of the cottage, near the bathroom, the bedroom is very quiet and comfortable. The living room features a new double sofabed for two. The cottage can easily accommodate up to 4 persons.
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Located a 5 minute walk to the local Royal Jubilee Hospital, Cedar Cottage is a perfect place to stay when you are in Victoria visiting someone or taking treatment in the hospital. Camosun College and the University of Victoria are only minutes away by car or bus.


Nearest Airport
29.3 Kilometres
Victoria International Airport
Nearest Barpub
850 Metres
Penny Farthing Pub
Nearest Ferry
4.4 Kilometres
Coho to Port Angeles
Nearest Golf
4.5 Kilometres
Cedar Hill Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
7.1 Kilometres
Pat Bay Highway
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Baan Thai
Nearest Ski
248 Kilometres
Mt. Washington
Nearest Beach
1.9 Kilometres
Willows Beach
Car: recommended

Victoria is a friendly, quaint city with an abundance of parks and gardens, historic homes, museums, art galleries, markets, festivals, outdoor recreation, a harbour ferry, horse-drawn carriages, a lot of very good places to eat, and breathtaking views of the ocean, Mt. Baker, and the Olympic Mountains. Truly everyone will find something memorable about their stay in Victoria.

The city is made up of several neighbourhoods. Cedar Cottage is located 5 minutes from downtown and the Inner Harbour.

This neighbourhood features cafes, restaurants, a recreation/fitness centre, parks, gardens, shops and famous nearby attractions.

For gardeners, the nearby Abkhazi Garden and Teahouse, famous for its' rhododendrons, serves tea and light lunches overlooking the gardens which are delightful throughout the spring, summer and fall.

Also close by, Government House, the residence of the Lieutenant Governor, features woodlands, cut flower and perennial gardens, the nursery, a vegetable garden, an iris garden, and rose gardens, among others, that are open to the public. There is a historic costume museum in the restored Carey Mews, and lunch and snacks are served in the Tea Room.

Just a couple of blocks from Government House, Craigdarroch Castle, with self-guided tours, offers four floors of exquisite stained glass windows, intricate woodwork and fabulous Victorian-era furnishings.

Located near the Castle, the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, is home to one of the most comprehensive collections of Japanese art in Canada, historical collections featuring Canadian and international works, and exceptional contemporary art.

Oak Bay Avenue, with its' specialty shops, galleries and restaurants, is a block from Cedar Cottage. Enjoy a waterview meal, or spa treatment at the elegant Oak Bay Beach Hotel. If waterfront dining is your favourite, there are several places only a few minutes away.

For indoor fitness activities, the Oak Bay Recreation Centre a block from Cedar Cottage, features a gym, pool and tennis courts.

At Cedar Cottage, families are welcome. Redfern Park playground and the Oak Bay Recreation centre pool provide welcome activities for children. Nearby Willows Beach, with a playground and a snack bar, is also a favourite family destination. Enjoy some family fun at the famous Beacon Hill Park, with a petting zoo, water park and playgrounds, and end the outing with an ice cream at the local drive-inn. For nature lovers, the Swan Lake Nature Sanctuary is a fun place to take children.

Downtown activities include whale watching, fishing charters, bus tours of the City and also to the Butchart Gardens, riding the Talley Ho horse-drawn wagons or touring the city on a horse-drawn carriage, and enjoying the entertainment in the Inner Harbour. The Royal BC Museum, also home to the BC Archives and the Imax Theatre, is a treasure in downtown Victoria.

The Royal Jubilee Hospital and Cancer Clinic is within walking distance. If you are from out of town, and receiving treatment or visiting a patient at the hospital, Cedar Cottage is the ideal place to stay.

Victoria is host to many markets and festivals throughout the year, featuring local arts, crafts, preserves, and fresh garden produce.

With temperate weather, Victoria is a perfect place to golf, and has several golf courses. For avid tennis players, you will find 3 courts within 10 minutes of Cedar Cottage.

Outdoor activities are popular year-round. Visitors to Victoria enjoy walking, kayaking, scuba diving, paddleboarding, windsurfing, sailing, fishing, hiking, and cycling. There are whale watching tours from Fisherman's Wharf and the Inner Harbour, offering the chance to see Orcas (killer whales), humpback, minke and grey whales, along with harbour seals, Steller and California sea lions, bald eagles, and harbour and Dall’s porpoises.

The pace in Victoria is relaxed, the people are friendly, and visitors are very welcome.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cottage rental in Oak Bay, British Columbia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Oct 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Winter 2018
Jan 1 2018 - Mar 31 2018
28 night minimum stay
Apr 1 2018 - Sep 30 2018
28 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$75
Refundable Damage Deposit C$300

A Short Term Rental Agreement will be included with each reservation.

Cancellation policy for reservations of one week or less: Full refund up to 60 days prior to arrival; 70% refund up to 30 days prior to arrival; no refund within 30 days unless the cottage is re-booked for the same dates by another party. In this event, there will be a full refund.

For reservations of more than one week, the payment schedule and cancellation policy will be unique to each booking. Please contact owner for details.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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