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Family-Friendly And Pet-Friendly Vacation Home

Bedrooms 4
Space 1,538 sq ft
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

4 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4-6

This fully furnished heritage townhouse has four lovely bedrooms. Two bedrooms have double-size beds and two bedrooms have single twin beds. All bedrooms have flat screen televisions with cable, DVD players, fans, hair dryers, irons and ironing boards. There is one standard size bathroom. There is a storage area in the bathroom with clean towels, hand towels, face cloths, and toilet tissue. The living room has a flat screen TV, digital cable, DVD player, and remote controlled fan. The dining room seats 4-8 people. Kitchen has mostly everything you would need to cook up a storm. Wireless internet available throughout home. The laundry room contains a washer and dryer, and a drying rack.

Property Manager
Daisy Pendergast
Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 10, 2018

About Daisy Pendergast

My name is Daisy. My parents are the lucky owners of this amazing heritage townhouse located in historic St. John's. I have been blessed with the opportunity to handle the rental of this property, and I am looking forward to sharing the charm of this home with potential vacation home renters.

I am a clerk in the Royal Canadian Navy, and I help my parents with the administration of their rental properties. I am married to a wonderful man, and we have two amazing children. We love to spend time during the summers exploring our wonderful city and surrounding areas. We especially love to visit Bannerman Park and take in the many events that happen there, such as the Folk Festival.

Daisy Pendergast purchased this townhome in 2009

Why Daisy Pendergast chose Downtown

My parents purchased this property in 2009. They fell in love with the Heritage area and loved the character and atmosphere in this area of downtown St. John's. It is an affordable place for tourists to stay and enjoy while visiting our breathtaking city.

What makes this townhome unique

This home has many tourist attractions within walking distance, such as the Rooms, Bannerman Park, the Colonial Building, Lieutenant Governor's residence, Signal Hill, Johnson Geo Centre, Quidi Vidi Lake, and much more. The downtown area has many great restaurants, art galleries, and stores for shopping. The nightlife on George Street is first class and a must-go while in St. John's. Whether you wish to get 'Screeched In' at a local pub, listen to live bands play, or dance the night away at a night club, George Street has you covered. If you would like to travel across town to do some shopping at a Mall or see a blockbuster movie, all amenities are within a 5-10 minute drive from the townhouse. If you do not have a vehicle while on holiday, you would be pleased to know that our townhouse is on a reliable bus route. If buses are not your thing, there are many taxi companies more than happy to drive you from point A to B. For people who love to hike and enjoy nature, there is an amazing trail along Signal Hill to hike, see whales, and just take in the sights and smells of the Atlantic Ocean.


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation townhome rental in Downtown, Newfoundland and Labrador

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1538 sq ft
  • 3 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking


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(11 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.7272725 based on 11 reviews
Ottawa, ON

Great location and home for families

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at this home. We are A family of six so we had enough room for everyone. The house is located directly across the street from a beautiful park with amenities such as a pool, splash pad and play structures - it was perfect for our little kids in the evenings!

We had a great stay at this home and took advantage of the laundry, large bathroom, extra beds and little back patio.

  • Submitted: 29-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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California, USA

Comfortable home in a wonderful city

  • 4 of 5

Lawry's House is a very nice "jelly bean" home across the street from a pretty park. It is easy to find and is an easy walk or drive from all the attractions of St. John's. The house has all the amenities to make your stay comfortable. We walked nearly everywhere while staying; it is close to all of the old churches and museums, shops, and the harbor. I would recommend this as a place to stay to anyone wanting to visit St. John's.

  • Submitted: 22-Jul-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location, location, location

  • 5 of 5

Lowry's Place is an ideal base for exploring St John's. It's so convenient, being in reasonable walking distance of everything you might want to see - we even walked to Signal Hill and Quidi Vidi (and the Avalon Mall though that was quite a long way!) Bannerman Park opposite the house is a bonus and there is even a corner shop within 100m (and a medical equipment store even closer should you need to hire crutches!)

There were 5 of us staying and it was so good to have a keypad lock on the house, meaning we could each come and go as we pleased. The house has good bedrooms and lovely soft bedding. We enjoyed hot weather which was a bonus, but the downside was that the 2 back bedrooms' windows wouldn't open so the warm nights were uncomfortable (and we couldn't find any fans). The house was well-equipped and it was lovely to have a small patio at the back. Things we would have liked were a nice milk jug, a large teapot, a large cafetière and a pepper mill!

Thanks for helping make our time in St John's unforgettable! It was brilliant!

  • Submitted: 1-Aug-2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kitchener Ontario Canada

home away from home

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time staying here. The apartment was very clean , friendly environment with everything you need for a comfortable home away from home stay. located in a friendly neighborhood with loads of restaurants, bars, shops etc. just a short walk to downtown . Very friendly and helpful host (Daisy) accommodate us at short notice. Not a single fault or problem during our stay. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: 5-Jan-2015
  • Stayed: December 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ottawa Ontario canada

Wonderful holiday stay

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful atay at Strathlaurie in St John's. Great location and perfect for our family of five. Daisy was very accomodating and dealt with any questions right away. Would definitely recommend to friends.

  • Submitted: 10-Sep-2014
  • Stayed: August 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Can't say enough good things!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was absolutely fantastic. The location was excellent, the house was clean and charming and the price was right.

  • Submitted: 2-Sep-2014
  • Stayed: August 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
6 Kilometres
St. John's International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Kilometres
O'Reilly's Pub, George Street, St. John's
Nearest Ferry
20 Kilometres
Bell Island Ferry
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Bally Hally Golf course
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Trans Canada Highway Route 1
Nearest Restaurant
0.7 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
150 Kilometres
White Hills, Clarenville, NL
Nearest Beach
9 Kilometres
Middle Cove Beach
Car: recommended

Beautiful four bedroom property, directly across the street from famous Bannerman Park. Many tourist attractions within walking distance - Colonial Building; the Rooms; Johnson Geo Centre; Commisariat House; Lieutenant Governor's residence; Signal Hill; Basilica of St John the Baptist; and so much more. Indulge in the numerous dining establishments in the downtown area. Unwind and enjoy the nightlife on George Street at the end of the day.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation townhome rental in Downtown, Newfoundland and Labrador

Rental Basis:
per property
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$200
Pet Fee C$20
Cleaning Fee C$100

Methods of payment are Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover Card, Paypal, or email money transfer. Renters must let me know which one of our payment methods they would like to use so that I may send the payment request accordingly.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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