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Cool Loft in Historic Gastown, Views, Pet-Friendly

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Last updated: 04/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:14-30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This 600 sq ft loft has a 15 ft. height ceiling and wall of windows looking out on the port of Vancouver with the exquisite North Shore mountains as the backdrop. Recently renovated with upscale appliances, a breakfast bar, and gas fireplace, it is a comfortable, cozy environment in which to relax and prepare to enjoy the adventures that begin at your doorstep in historic Gastown. There is a washer and dryer in the suite, and a refurbished antique upright piano which you are welcome to enjoy. There is wifi and a flat-screen tv. The sleeping area is on the mezzanine and allows for enjoyment of the beautiful view without ever leaving your queen-sized bed. A skylight in the upper loft brings light to every corner. There is a balcony, which is large enough for two to sit and enjoy the morning sun. The loft is most suitable for a couple. There is one bathroom with a tub and shower, also recently renovated with upscale fixtures. This is a pet-friendly building. Underground security parking for one car is also available for an additional fee. Beautiful park and beach within a few blocks for your walking pleasure.

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Property Type

  • 5 story
  • Condo
  • On floor 5
  • 600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • This is an open-concept loft. The bedroom is in the upper loft mezzanine area. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Small but stylish bathroom with tub/shower, toilet and sink.

Entertainment

Theme

  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Water View:

    View of harbour ad North Shore Mountais...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Non-vented dryer works well but is different from a vented dryer - instructions provided. ...moreless

  • Elevator
  • Fireplace:

    Gas fireplace...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Small fitness room in building. ...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Electric heat, gas fireplace...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    sheets, duvets, pillowcases, and down quilts....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Sitting area and upright piano...moreless

  • Parking:

    Secure underground parking for one car provided....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath, hand, and face towels ...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Stack washer...moreless

Kitchen

  • Dishwasher:

    Small but mighty...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Newly renovated with European stainless steel appliances....moreless

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Tennis:

    Free tennis courts a few blocks away....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2015
30 night min stay
C$100
Standard rate
Sep 1 - Mar 31, 2016
14 night min stay
C$200

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning C$100
  • Taxes Included

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Last updated: 04/26/2015
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Location

17 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Vancouver International Airport
60 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Blarney Stone
200 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
L'Abbatoir, Peckinpah, Six Acres, Sardine Can, etc
20 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Grouse, Seymour, Cypress Bowl

Car: Not Necessary

Gastown is Vancouver's oldest neighbourhood, and is now the centre of the urban revolution. Gastown was established the same year that Canada became a nation, and was designated a National Historic Site in 2009. It is one of Vancouver's most hip and distinctive shopping and lifestyle neighbourhoods with over 180 shops, restaurants, bars, cafes and clubs. It is a hub for creative talent, with extraordinary interior design stores and historic buildings refurbished in innovative and exciting ways. Chinatown is just blocks away and new clubs and restaurants are sprouting in that area as well. The Skytrain network gives you the opportunity to explore much of the Lower Mainland without needing a car. The route from the airport brings you within blocks of the loft, and the Seabus can take you across the water to the North Shore Mountains. There are designated biking paths throughout much of downtown, and you can easily explore all that Vancouver has to offer, including miles of waterfront and the glories of Stanley Park. There are a variety of opportunities to enjoy both theatrical presentations at small and large venues within walking distance. There are also a number of free street entertainment opportunities in the summer, including the Vancouver Jazz Festival and the Gastown. if you want to know more, go to www.gastown.org for a full description of the neighbourhood.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: I moved to Vancouver from Los Angeles in 1995 to attend graduate school, and I never left. I am a psychologist working at Vancouver General Hospital. I have always loved the Gastown area and I currently live in another loft just across the street!

Why the Owner Chose Gastown:
I first purchased this loft as an investment as the property values in Gastown were increasing rapidly with all of the new and exciting developments in the area. When I sold my home last year I purchased a larger loft just across the street, and decided to share my smaller loft with visitors to Vancouver.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
I love that the loft is on the top floor of the building, and has a gas fireplace and a skylight. The view is fantastic, and I love the open feeling of double-height windows. The building is solidly-built and the walls between units are virtually soundproof. Being steps away from so many amazing restaurants and nightspots means that you never run out of things to do, and never have to worry about driving.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

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    View

  • Newly renovated bathroom

    Newly renovated bathroom

  • Gas fireplace

    Gas fireplace

  • Immaculate kitchen

    Immaculate kitchen

  • tub and shower

    tub and shower

VRBO #462371

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Minimum stay: 14-30 nights
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
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  • Response rate 70%
  • Calendar last updated 04/26/2015
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