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Experience this Hidden Jewel Victoria's historic Gorge Waterway. The Penthouse!

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 130 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Quiet & spacious waterfront retreat. Excellent location.

One of the most desirable locations in Victoria. The Penthouse is ten minutes from the city centre and just steps away from the Craigflower Bridge, Gorge Park and it"s famous walkway. This historic waterway boasts a vibrant past and an endearing present.

Neighbourhood Amenities:

Victoria General Hospital

Grocery Stores

Liquor Store

Pharmacy

Public Transit

Recreation Centre

Coffee Shops

Restaurants

Pub

Suite Features:

Private entrance with keyless entry system. In suite laundry and

outerwear closet.

Open floor plan WOWs with spectacular sunrise views! Beautifully appointed modern kitchen complete with gas cook stove, Keurig coffee maker and state of the art fridge/freezer. There is a dishwasher however with two deep stainless sinks overlooking the water you will want to rinse your tea cup again and again! In the spacious living area you will find a table for two with a waterfront view and comfortable seating around a 55" flatscreen TV. Put your feet up by the fire or perhaps if you desire to take it up a notch or two there is a fully equipped Gym just waiting here for you. Completely private sundeck with double chaise lounge and Jackson grill BBQ. Relax, kick back, and enjoy.

When it is time to unwind slip into luxurious cotton sheets on a tempurpedic mattress and enjoy the romantic atmosphere of this cozy room complete with electric fireplace. Or, snuggle up for one a your favourite movies in bed.

Towels and toes stay toasty on the heated wall and floor of this elegant 3 piece bath. Walk in shower, marble counter tops, vaulted ceiling.

Love to have you come and enjoy the magic of the Gorge.

Cheers,

Carol.

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Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Victoria, British Columbia

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 130 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • children not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Beautiful granite counter tops, heated floor and large shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Room offers queen sized quality bed with linens and pillows, TV, closet, dresser, electric fireplace with cell phone docking station and speakers.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Experience this Hidden Jewel Victoria's historic Gorge Waterway. The Penthouse!
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5

Beautiful Property - highly recommend!

  • 5 of 5

Very well built property that is immaculately kept. The penthouse is spacious, yet cozy. It has a gorgeous view or the gorge and very private. Location was great with easy access everywhere. Check-in and out was seamless and the hosts are great and accommodating. Definitely recommend this property. It is very close to family, so we will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: 14-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful and serene

  • 5 of 5

We loved the Penthouse so much, we came back to stay here a second time. It's as lovely, peaceful, and well-equipped as we remembered. You can't beat the views of the gorge out the floor-to-ceiling windows. The fitness equipment, the easy entry system, and the friendly hosts are all much appreciated. We'll be back again I'm sure!

  • Submitted: 25-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Look no further!!

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking to stay in the Victoria area you can stop searching through other properties! This is the one that you are looking for. Immaculate, spacious and well maintained accommodation. A pleasure to stay there for the weekend. Very happy with the stay and looking forward to returning next year.

  • Submitted: 24-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place

  • 5 of 5

Very nice clean like new nice floor plan quite and a good price point. Would definitely be staying here again if available. Thank you

  • Submitted: 8-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Henderson
5

Beautiful accommodations and so close to everything

  • 5 of 5

Amenities were perfect Wish we could of stayed longer

  • Submitted: 27-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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All the comforts of home and MORE

  • 5 of 5

The penthouse was very bright and spacious, with a fully stocked kitchen. Wonderful to wake up with a morning walk along the Gorge. Thank you, Carol and Kelly for sharing your beautifully appointed suite.

  • Submitted: 9-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Property Manager

carol wilk
Member since: 2015
Speaks english, kcwilk@shaw.ca
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2018

About carol wilk

Being a third generation Victoria, is a true testament to the magic Victoria bestows on everyone who visits. We have been grateful to grow up in Victoria

carol wilk purchased this house in 2002

Why carol wilk chose Victoria

We are both very attracted to water and boating. I am a rower and therefore spend quite a bit of time rowing on the Gorge waterway. I told my husband that I wanted to find a place on the Gorge, so... he found me one! The house was not perfect for us so in 2011 we took the house down and built our dream home, and appreciate it every day! Come stay with us and experience the aura of the Gorge and the charm of Victoria.

What makes this house unique

Enjoy the private sundeck that is included in this rental, on nice days you will find yourself sitting and enjoying a little longer than you expect to just because it is so good for the soul out on this deck! It is complete with a BBQ, table and chairs and a double lounger (great for sun tanning) or just chilling with a good book.

Location

Nearest Airport
25.1 Kilometres
Victoria Internationl Airport YYJ
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Kilometres
The Four Mile Pub is a 10 min walk
Nearest Ferry
31.1 Kilometres
B C Ferries 20 minute drive
Nearest Ski
239 Kilometres
Mount Washington is about 4 hour drive away

This beautiful rental is centrally located which makes it close to just about everything in the Victoria. Within walking distance is Victoria's main hospital, pub, restaurant, shopping centre, liquor store, bank, parks, and waterfront. The rental is located on waterfront to the Gorge waterway and it provides a wonderful outside deck for you to enjoy for the waterfront view. The Gorge waterway is famous for it's walkway along the waterfront providing glorious walks for anytime of day or night. While downtown is approximately 10 min. away by car, or taxi, there is also an easy transit system that takes you anywhere in the city. Downtown Victoria has the infamous Parliament Buildings, the Famous Empress Hotel, museums, miniature world, Harbour ferries to enjoy right downtown around the inner harbor of Victoria, shopping, eating, drinking, and just about anything else you would like to do. Beacon Hill park is famous for its petting zoo, beautiful flowers, park, and a waterfront (Dallas Road) that is "to die for!". Victoria is also home to the Internationally known Butchart Gardens a must see for everyone.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Victoria, British Columbia

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Nightly Rate
Dec 1 2017 - Mar 15 2018
3 night minimum stay
C$115
 
 
summer
May 1 2018 - Sep 30 2018
3 night minimum stay
C$145
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$115
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$75
Damage Deposit C$500

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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