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Anne Grindl

Member since: 2013
Speaks english

Waterfront Studio Apartment in Downtown Victoria, BC

Bedrooms Studio
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights


Photos and Description of the Downtown vacation studio rental

Modern Studio Apartment only steps from Victoria's Inner Harbour

Are you ready for a new kind of vacation experience, independent of tiny and/or pricey hotel rooms?

Do you enjoy the full comforts of a home while traveling, only steps away from the water, right in the middle of the most vibrant, exciting part of Victoria, BC?

Please explore all this modern, warm, impeccably clean studio can offer you. This is our personal part-time home as well as it can be yours, so no attention to detail has been spared.

Mermaid Wharf is a modern steel and concrete building with excellent building safety, and a waterfront location second to none in Victoria.

The studio comes fully equipped to be your home away from home...

- fully equipped gourmet kitchen

- full size fridge / freezer

- coffe maker

- microwave

- full size stove and oven

- en-suite washer/dryer combo

- linens and towels included

- flat screen 720p HDTV with Boxee internet device, delivering unlimited movies and shows via Netflix

- high speed wireless and wired internet

- DVD player

- unlimited phone calls within Canada and U.S.

- gas fireplace

- queen size bed with pillow top mattress

- custom maple furnishings providing an incredible amount of storage space

- private south facing patio with furnishings (May to Oct. only)

- complementary bicycles to explore the city

- reasonably priced pay parking right beside the building

More Details
  • long term renters welcome
  • non smoking only
  • children not allowed
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Anne Grindl (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Speaks english


Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Victoria YYJ
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Miles
Coho Ferry
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Cedar Hill Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Island Highway
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
1.5 Miles
Beacon Hill Park
Car: not necessary

These are just some of the many activities you can access within just a short stroll from the studio:

Whale and wildlife watching

Sightseeing tours

Exploring historic sites

Great shopping for eclectic to designer tastes

Harbour ferry cruises

Museums, galleries, theaters and festivals

Kayaking rentals and guided tours

Sailing charters

While your studio has its own fully equipped gourmet kitchen, you may at times wish to experience the incredibly diverse food scene of Victoria.

With over 100 dining establishments within an easy 15 minute stroll, ranging from fast casual to high end fine dining, and representing most of the world's ethnic groups, Downtown Victoria will not disappoint.

The following are some of our personal favourites, and come highly recommended:

John's Place - A true Victoria institution, and featured on Canada's Food Network, John's Place is a great place at any time of the day, Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner. Located just 3 blocks east of Mermaid Wharf

The Noodle Box - Another Victoria original, The Noodle Box has redefined casual Asian Cuisine for us with its focus on freshness, flavour and presentation, at very reasonable prices. Located just 2 blocks from the Studio

Cactus Club Cafe - BC owned and operated, Cactus Club Cafe offers casual Fine Dining with a vibrant atmosphere, right in the center of the Victoria entertainment district. With a menu designed by Canada's first Iron Chef Rob Feenie you are guaranteed an outstanding dining experience. Located just 4 blocks from Mermaid Wharf

Afternoon Tea at the Empress Hotel - Take in this more than a century old tradition in the Tea Lobby of the Empress Hotel. A quintessential Victoria experience in historic surroundings that will remain memorable for years to come. Only 3 blocks from Mermaid Wharf on the Inner Harbour

Visit the Tourism Victoria web site for a full, current listing of events

- Transit service: Victoria Public Transit

- Getting around Victoria Harbour: Victoria Harbour Ferry and Tours

- Taxi Services: Victoria Taxi - Yellow Cab of Victoria

- Ferry Services: BC Ferries - Coho Ferries (to U.S.)

- Air Travel: Victoria International Airport - Harbour Air Seaplanes

- Bus Travel: TofinoBus - Take a scenic bus tour to the wild West Coast to Tofino or Ucluelet

- Kayak rentals: Ocean River Adventures

Feel free to contact us with any questions you might have, we would be pleased to assist.


Rates & Availability

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

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Oct 31 2016 - Dec 23 2016
4 night minimum stay
Christmas / Holiday
Dec 24 - Jan 2
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

edible welcome basket C$35
Pet Fee C$50

We will be personally present at check in to make you familiar with all aspects of the studio and the building, and to answer any questions or concerns you might have.
Maximum occupancy 2
Suite is non-smoking.
Sorry, no pets due to allergy concerns of other guests.
Your suite is cleaned and ready for occupancy upon your arrival.
Check-in time is 4 p.m. Check-out time is 10 a.m.

We accept payments by Visa, MasterCard, Discover Card or American Express via PayPal, or if you have a Canadian bank account, payment can be made using Interac Email money transfer.

Rates quoted in Canadian funds

Payment terms are 50% deposit at time of booking. Full payment 60 days prior to occupancy.

Cancellation penalties apply, please refer to our Cancellation Policy on our web site

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 490 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • long term renters welcome
  • non smoking only
  • children not allowed
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • wind-surfing