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King's Court Rental Home: Your home away from home close to McMaster University

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 1,400 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Ideal for a family vacation or for professionals coming to work.

This two story family brick home features new kitchen and bathrooms, hardwood floors, parking, and easy access to McMaster University and Hamilton Hospitals. Four bedrooms include two queen beds,, one double, and a twin set of bunks.

Upstairs you will find a brand new bathroom with shower/tub, and on the main floor you will find a powder room. The back sunroom provides a bright and sunny place for your morning coffee, or you can sit under an umbrella in the private fully enclosed back yard. The living room and dining rooms each provide comfortable seating for six to eight people.

Our daughter lives in the basement unit, so if you need anything, she is happy to help. There is a separate exterior entrance, separate parking and separate seating area outdoors. We guarantee the soundproofing between the units; you simply will not hear any sound between the lower level and the house.

You will be two blocks from the bus routes to downtown Hamilton, sporting events, Super Crawl Art/music festival, and Hospitals, and the location provides easy access to the 403. You can be in Toronto or Niagara Falls in 45 minutes.

For cyclists, the Social Bike rentals are two blocks away, and we are registered members of , which means we have secure covered bike storage and bike maintenance supplies.

Must see! Be prepared to love it; almost every family has asked to extend their stay. A spacious family home with an open feel. Comfortable beds and work space too. Wi-fi unlimited internet, cable/satellite/PVR/DVD are all included. The house is all yours with access to the whole house, laundry, parking, yard and garage.

Your host, Bettie, is only minutes away and will respond to your text or call very quickly . A weekly towel/linen service is provided, as is weekly lawn/garden maintenance. Snow removal is provided as quickly as we can get there.

For longer stay guests, weekly housekeeping is an option to purchase. We are available by phone if needed.

Nos ami(e)s francophones sont particulièrement bienvenue.

Local features:

Walking distance to grocery store, downtown shops, bakeries, coffee shops, hiking trail, butterfly garden, parks, paved trail, water park with splash pad, only two blocks to the library!

A short drive to waterfalls, hiking trails, Conservation Authority, Wild Waterworks Water Park, Theaters, James Street Art Crawls, and so much more.

A 45 minute drive to Toronto or Niagara Falls.

Re-opening February 1, 2018 after some renovations and improvements.

If this home is booked, we now have a second lovely home in Westdale that may be available for you. Please check out VRBO house # 916864.

More Details

Bettie VanGils Kloet
Member since: 2015
Speaks english, french, dutch, small amount of German and Spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 8, 2018

About Bettie VanGils Kloet

We are an active family who love the area! We have lived in the Hamilton area for over 20 years and we are very involved in the cycling community. We have three kids who go to school locally. We have stayed in numerous Vacation Rental Homes and know what works for our family, so we have tried to make this house our dream rental house. We know you will find everything you need!

Bettie VanGils Kloet purchased this house in 2015

Why Bettie VanGils Kloet chose Dundas

We bought this property from a friend because it needed a vision for updating. It was somewhat rundown and overgrown, but when we looked at it, we saw beauty. We saw the possibility of a beautiful home that could welcome families to the area. We love that it is within walking distance of the downtown, and has so many services within walking (or biking) distance. Dundas has the older town charm and boutiques and restaurants, and yet the house is only minutes from all the larger venues in Hamilton.

What makes this house unique

We loved the huge windows in this home, as well as the sunny back room, or sunporch. The garage was another great feature, as was the location. The neighbourhood is being developed into more green space, which we loved as well, since we love to hike and explore the outdoors. We also got to know the neighbours, who are very friendly and interested in what is going on around them.

Guestbook comments from the owner

From the moment I arrived I felt so welcome and comfortable in your King's Court Home...I will certainly come back and stay if I find myself in the area again. You did an amazing job with your "fixer upper". Pleasure being your guest.
May 2015
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Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Dundas

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Village ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Brand new 2015. Storage cabinet for your items.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , This bathroom is on the main floor.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 1 twin/ single , The sofa bed is also a twin bed with inflatable mattress top
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis


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King's Court Rental Home: Your home away from home close to McMaster University
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews

The Perfect Home Away from Home

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for our needs and Dundas is a nice place to visit. It was close to everything and we would stay again and recommend it to anyone visiting the area.

  • Submitted: 8-Jul-2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sweet house and great location!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time! The house was beautiful and felt like home! Would definetly recommend it. Host was super helpful and sweet!

  • Submitted: 21-Jun-2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Sheelah, Your family was a delight to host and you are welcome back anytime!
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  • 5 of 5

Perfect location. Perfect host. Perfectly cleaned. I think this is the best place where one can stay in the Hamilton area. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: 22-Aug-2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Laura! We very much enjoyed your family too, and we appreciated that you were such thoughtful guests.
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Relaxing Week!

  • 5 of 5

The home was very clean and well furnished. The kitchen and bathrooms were in great shape and must have been recently remodeled. Bettie was very accommodating and it was terrific that she provided a crib for the baby to sleep in as well as a nice stroller for us to use. Very convenient location near stores, restaurants and shops. We will certainly be staying here again in the future.

  • Submitted: 24-Jul-2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The property was spotless, well-appointed and very welcoming

  • 5 of 5

The property was in an ideal location for us (just next to a Tim Horton's). The owner whom we met was most helpful and did all that she could to make our stay a pleasant one.

We would wholeheartedly recommend this property to anyone and would have no hesitation in using it ourselves in the future.

  • Submitted: 7-Jan-2016
  • Stayed: December 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Frank for your kind words. It was a pleasure to have your family here! We eagerly await your next visit! Bettie
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Home away from home indeed

  • 5 of 5

First of all, the home owner and her family (Bettie) were very welcoming. Bettie is a very awesome lady. She called on regular basis to see that we were ok and suggested place to visit and when the town had a parade.

The place is very beautifully renovated with modern furnishing. It is very clean, comfortable, and spacious. It's pretty much "home away from home".

The area is very nice, pretty much close to almost everywhere .i.e. Toronto, Airport, Etc

Absolutely wonderful!!! I'll definitely contact her when next my family are coming to town as well as recommending her.

Thanks a lot Bettie

  • Submitted: 26-Aug-2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Seun; my life was made richer from the experience of meeting your lovely family. I'm so glad you had a good experience and we look forward to your family's next visit from Nigeria!
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Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Hamilton Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
The Thirsty Cactus
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
Ancaster Golf Club
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
Go Train
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
Collins Family Restaurant
Nearest Beach
10 Kilometres
Christie Lake Conservation
Car: recommended

Beautiful Butterfly garden within two blocks, hiking trails and cycling trails. Easy bus/bike access to McMaster University and downtown Hamilton. The many waterfalls of Hamilton are a lovely attraction; within minutes you can be at any one of a dozen waterfalls. The Bruce Trail is very close too. For families with young children the Dundas Driving Park has a fabulous splash pad in summer and skating rink in the winter.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Dundas

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$125
Damage Deposit C$750

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 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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