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Harbour Penthouse with Secluded Rooftop Garden/Patio

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Last updated: 07/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Welcome to our Condo!!!

Condo living at its best. This top floor waterfront condo is 815 sq. ft and it has an 815 sq.ft ROOF TOP PATIO. From it you have views of the Inner Harbour, Olympic Mountains, Gorge Waterway, Chinatown and the Parliament Buildings. Boutiques, art galleries, shopping and restaurants galore are steps away. During the day enjoy the bustle of the harbour teaming with ferries, float planes and kayakers. In the evening, marvel at the brightly lit Parliament Buildings.
In the winter snuggle in the comfy condo, light the gas fireplace complete with a hand finished hearth and listen to music, read a book, watch the flat screened TV complete with 5:1 Surround Sound wiring.

The condo has just been completely redone. The stairs leading to the roof top patio match the fireplace hearth which is made of kiln dried birch.
The kitchen has top of the line appliances, quartz counter tops and custom wood cabinets which follow through to the dining room. It is well equipped to prepare a lovely meal. The dining room table comfortably sits four. A wine fridge keeps your libations at a perfect temperature. Above it is a granite top serving area.
The new Bolton king size bed has a pillow top mattress and plush duvet. The bedroom and living room have Juliet balconies from which you can watch the harbour activities.
The bathroom includes a large soaker tub, heatlamp and locally made lotions.
The private rooftop patio is a welcome addition to the condo. It has a comfortable sitting area, table and chairs to sit at for meals, gas barbeque, small fridge and an abundance of flowers and trees. Depending on the season, you can enjoy apples, cherries, strawberries or pick herbs to enhance your cooking. You will not tire of the views and because it is very private, it is easy to relax to read, nap or just collect your thoughts.

The condo includes a secure underground parking stall.

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years of age...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • King size bed (1) plush Bolton king size bed

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    spectacular views of the Olympic Mountains...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    view of the Inner Harbour and the activity surrounding it....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Sailing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    secure underground parking...moreless

  • Elevator
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone:

    local calls free...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    catering company information is in the condo...moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Full kitchen includes a breakfast nook...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring/Summer
Apr 1 - Sep 30, 2015
3 night min stay
C$180
C$1,200 C$3,000
Fall/Winter
Oct 1 - Mar 31, 2016
3 night min stay
C$165
C$1,000 C$2,100
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

No pets allowed.

No children.

No smoking.

The 50% deposit is non-refundable.


Cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 07/27/2015
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Location

Car: Not Necessary

We hope you enjoy your stay in Victoria and your stay at our condo.

From it you have views of the Inner Harbour, Olympic Mountains, Gorge Waterway, Chinatown and the Parliament Buildings. Boutiques, art galleries, shopping and restaurants galore are steps away. During the day, enjoy the bustle of the harbour, teaming with ferries, float planes and kayakers. In the evening, marvel at the brightly lit Parliament Buildings.

In the summer take in the many festivals, the Sunday market, street performances and other cultural events. In the winter snuggle in the comfy condo, light the gas fireplace complete with a hand finished hearth and listen to music, read a book, watch a movie or TV.

Historic Chinatown is steps away from the condo. Meander through Fantan Alley to learn about its significance. Enjoy a meal, buy fresh vegetables and fruit or browse through the many shops.

Galloping Goose Trail is adjacent to the condo. This is an extensive trail system on which you can walk, run, bike, cycle or ride a horse. It follows the old railway line.

Horse drawn carriages take you through the inner harbour past historic sites and places of interest. If you prefer, double decker busses are available to take you on sight seeing tours. The tours include trips to Butchart Gardens, wine tours and tours up island. The Harbour Island ferry can be caught at Mermaid Wharf. It takes you up the Gorge, Fisherman's Wharf and the Empress Hotel (to name a few).

The Royal BC Museum and IMAX theater is always worth a visit. It houses the human and natural history of BC and brings in exhibits from other countries.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: We love the coast and all that it offers. Even though we can't live there at this time, it never leaves us. We think our condo is in the perfect location to explore Victoria as well as to relax and to recharge. Because it is a gem of a place, we want to share it it with others. John is a construction superintendent and I just retired from teaching.

Why the Owner Chose Victoria:
The first time we walked down Swift street to the condo, we knew we had found something special. We had a view of the water which became even better once we entered our unit. It is spacious, bright and from the living room, we can forget time as we watch the activity in the water.front. When we want to leave our tranquil environment, we can walk to restaurants, shopping and trails.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
We have a private rooftop garden with views of the Parliament buildings, Johnson Street Bridge and the waterway. Whether you view this from the rooftop or the condo, you will feel a calmness and a sense of peace. Enjoy the fresh fruit grown on the rooftop. We have strawberries, cherries and apples. The bright flowers add an abundance of colour and mixes well with the smell of the sea.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • living room/ tv and fireplace

    living room/ tv and fireplace

  • at night

    at night

  • formal dining room complete with wine fridge

    formal dining room complete with wine fridge

  • beautiful lights of the harbour and Parliament buildings.

    beautiful lights of the harbour and Parliament buildings.

  • view of the stairwell

    view of the stairwell

  • king size Bolton bed

    king size Bolton bed

  • sitting on the rooftop enjoying the flowers and the waterfront view

    sitting on the rooftop enjoying the flowers and the waterfront view

  • view from the window or rooftop

    view from the window or rooftop

  • apples grown on the rooftop patio

    apples grown on the rooftop patio

  • at rooftop table looking at the Parliament Buildings lights

    at rooftop table looking at the Parliament Buildings lights

  • flowers and sitting area (private)

    flowers and sitting area (private)

  • sunset..view from the living room or rooftop

    sunset..view from the living room or rooftop

  • relax and read or watch the waterfront life which includes a resident blue heron

    relax and read or watch the waterfront life which includes a resident blue heron

  • kitchen and stairs to the rooftop patio

    kitchen and stairs to the rooftop patio

  • dining room table

    dining room table

  • comfy spot from which to relax or watch tv

    comfy spot from which to relax or watch tv

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    .

  • bright bathroom/soaker tub

    bright bathroom/soaker tub

  • view from the window

    view from the window

  • rooftop flowers

    rooftop flowers

  • dine on the rooftop enjoy the view

    dine on the rooftop enjoy the view

  • tranquil rooftop

    tranquil rooftop

  • gate to your private rooftop patio

    gate to your private rooftop patio

  • Canada Day fireworks from our rooftop patio

    Canada Day fireworks from our rooftop patio

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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/27/2015
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