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Centrally Located Pied-à-terre

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 576 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 30 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2

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MINIMUM STAY IS 30 NIGHTS.

Welcome to this clean and comfortable basement suite (with 8ft ceiling height), located on a quiet street close to downtown Victoria. It is a private, bright, spacious and well appointed one bedroom unit (576 sf) that is a perfect pied-à-terre for a couple or an individual traveller. Enter through the frosted glass door into an open concept living area that includes a cosy sitting nook, a dining table and a cheerful kitchen. The bedroom has a comfortable queen size bed with built in storage and a writing desk, whereas the bathroom has a shower/tub combination. It is an easy stroll to many of the tourist attractions for which Victoria is known. This is a non-smoking unit.

The unit has the following features:

Fully stocked kitchen with an assortment of pots, dishes, utensils, and an assortment of spices

Microwave, dishwasher and coffee maker

En-suite washer and dryer

High speed WIFI internet connection

TV with local news station

On street parking

Within walking distance to downtown Victoria, Chinatown, the Inner Harbour, the Royal British Columbia Museum, the BC Parliament Building and other attractions

Close proximity to major transit services in and around Victoria, including bus service to Victoria International Airport, BC Ferries and Washington State Ferries

Short walk to the float plane terminals where Harbour Air flies to Vancouver and other destinations; where MV Coho goes to Port Angeles and where the Seattle Clipper travels to Seattle

Within a radius of a 10 minute walk, there is a pharmacy, pub, gas station, several grocery stores, liquor stores, bakeries and eateries

The suite is located in a vibrant and eclectic neighbourhood with a lovely large park and a community indoor pool.

We hope that you will choose us on your next visit to beautiful Victoria. We look forward to hosting you and hope that you have an enjoyable stay in our little piece of paradise. Please be advised that outside shoes are not permitted within the unit to ensure cleanliness. However, inside house slippers can be worn.

|Bienvenue à Victoria et chez nous. Nous parlons français, tandis que notre français est un peu limité. Nous ésperons que vous nous choissirez pendant votre visite à Victoria.

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2016
Speaks english, french
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 23, 2018

About The Owner

Victoria is such a beautiful city, filled with friendly people. I look forward to sharing my home with guests from around the world who are fortunate enough to come and spend some time in this small corner of paradise.

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation apartment rental in Fernwood, British Columbia

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 576 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • children not allowed
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • 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 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Centrally Located Pied-à-terre
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 30 reviews
Spokane WA
5

Hidden gem

  • 5 of 5

Nick is a wonderful host!

The rental was spotless. It was very well maintained with modern décor.

Although small, there is an amazing amount of storage for the footprint.

The kitchen is a full kitchen. Everything is stocked and equipped to cook full meals.

The bed is big and very comfortable. The basement apartment is very quiet. It gets sleepy time dark at night. My husband, who is a very light sleeper, got much needed rest.

The rental is centrally located to most downtown attractions. Just park and walk.

Rentals are expensive in Victoria. I'm really surprised at the price point the rental was so great! We'll definitely return.

  • Submitted: 26-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Victoria VRBO

  • 5 of 5

Lovely host, immaculate property, terrific location within a short walking distance to downtown.

  • Submitted: 11-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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North Saskatchewan
5

Great!!!

  • 5 of 5

Very clean, modern, secure and well equipped. Location in the city was great.

I would definitely recommend this to anyone. Keep in mind there are stairs which

may deter those that have mobility problems.

  • Submitted: 18-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

New bldg, quiet neighborhood, street parking with provided permit

  • 5 of 5

Nick friendly and helpful. Basement apartment newly decorated and very clean. Well out fitted and comfortable. Pin-drop quiet at night. Walking distance to all downtown attractions. Our car never moved until we checked out. Would stay again and recommend it to friends.

  • Submitted: 10-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A place that is so much more than the pictures

  • 5 of 5

We were looking forward to staying in the "Green Suite" as our friendly and gracious host Nick calls it because in the pictures the place looked pretty good. We found the suite to be exceptionally clean, comfortable and within walking distance of downtown Victoria and close to major transportation to go further afar. The kitchen was well-stock with some basics though we had not expected anything. The washer, dryer and dish washer were also a welcome surprise. Wi-Fi was always fast and free! We are already planning our next visit to Victoria and the Green Suite. BTW: it's on Green Ave. I almost forgot. The rental price was more than reasonable for what we got. We have only praise and no complaints.

  • Submitted: 26-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay...especially if it's HOT!

  • 5 of 5

We arrived in Victoria on one of the hottest days this year...opened the door to this rental and realized we'd made a great choice. Cool and calm. Everything we needed for a great stay. Comfortable bed, fantastic kitchen, linens, towels, dishes, pots and pans, plus a washer and dryer en-suite. You can't ask for much more. Two comfortable chairs to relax in along with speedy wifi (no cable tv), so streaming Netflix or Youtube were not a problem. The only suggestion that we can think of to improve this rental would be a ceiling fan over the bed. Because the suite is in the basement it only had one opening window and that opened onto the stairwell, so we found we didn't open it very much. At night it would be nice to have some air movement provided by a fan. The suite did have a small fan available in the closet but these tend to be noisier than the ceiling type so we didn't use it. Overall a GREAT place to stay and we would definitely recommend this suite to anyone.

  • Submitted: 25-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation apartment rental in Fernwood, British Columbia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$80
C$500
C$1,800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit C$500

There is a C$50 replacement fee if the parking pass is stolen or lost.
Check in: 3:00 PM
Check out: 11:00 AM

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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