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A Hidden Gem, Cozy and Quiet, Fully Equipped ~ a Home Away from Home

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Relax & Rejuvenate at Cedars on Paradise

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Last updated: 07/21/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Cedars on Paradise is a fully furnished cozy suite with private entrance and offers a private front yard including teak furniture along with a BBQ to enjoy morning coffee or evening meals. The yard is surrounded by a cedar hedge and 6' gates to provide privacy, shrubs and flowers.

The Kitchen is bright and self contained with two skylights and a window, table and chairs, full fridge/freezer with filtered water jug, counter with double sink, and a complimentary welcome basket of snacks and a bottle of wine to replenish oneself after a day of travel, along with a stereo to soothe and entertain.

Kitchen equipment includes a microwave, kettle, toaster, coffee maker, tea pot, cutting boards, dishes, wine glasses, cutlery, Cuisinart knives, dish drying pad, iron & counter ironing board. There is also a futon in the kitchen area where two can nap or one can read while the other reads in the bedroom or watches TV.

Your bedroom has a queen bed with touch light pads mounted on head board for easy on/off, two bedside tables each with lights and an alarm clock. There is a heating pad on the bed to warm it before crawling in. Flat screen swivel smart TV, armoire with a pull out pole to hang cloths, robes & slippers, games, sewing kit, laundry bag (laundry available) and a safe to store your small valuables.

The living room has two comfortable chairs with foot stools & cushions to enjoy TV, desk with writing pads & pens, and a bench with storage. Off the living room, there is a quiet space which allows you to relax, meditate or read.

There is a full bathroom with a skylight, tub & shower, hair dryer, and is fully stocked with Alba products; facial wash, scrub, toner, shampoo, conditioner and body wash, which have no parabens or tested on animals. Also cleansing pads, cue tips, cotton balls and and few toiletries in case you have forgotten or run out.

We have three Marina's a 1/2 block away, offering kayak rentals, historic Captain Jacobson's Park and Victoria's mini passenger ferry boat, which will transport you to downtown Victoria if you wish to leave your car behind. In walking distance, this is also MacCaulay Ocean Front Park.

A restaurant & pub is located 2 blocks away where you can stay closer to home and enjoy the evening lights of downtown Victoria overlooking float homes and sailboats. We also have a wonderful East African restaurant, 2 blocks away.

If you are energetic, you can enjoy a 30 minute walk along our waterfront boardwalk that winds along the inner harbour waterfront, passing homes, apartments and Spinnaker's Brew Pub, which is one of Victoria's local hot spots. Continuing along the walkway, you cross our famous Blue Bridge where you will enter the core of downtown Victoria and find yourself surrounded by numerous pubs, restaurants, night clubs and theaters.

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Studio
  • On floor 2
  • 500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Massage

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21...moreless

  • Senior Adults Only Community:

    Seniors, Lesbian/Gay Community Welcome ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Outside only please...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Sorry, no pets permitted. We have a large friendly dog and cat....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    Stairs to Cedars on Paradise Studio Suite...moreless

Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Queen Bed, Large Flat Screen Smart TV, Bedside Tables and lights with tap pads on head board for easy on/off , Luggage Rack, Bench Seat with storage, Extra Blankets & Pillows. We also have a small safe in the armoire for you to pre program your own combination to store small valuables, robes and slippers, sewing kit, games, books, laundry bag to carry cloths to laundry area. A guestbook to sign, so please feel free to express your creativity with drawing, quotes, poetry, or just thanks!...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    fully stocked with linens & Alba Products...moreless

  • Toilet, shower, bath and comes fully Stocked with Linens, Facial Products, Shampoos, Conditioners, Body Wash, Magnifying Mirror, and extra emergency toiletries if you forgot something or ran out. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • A wonderful walking location to downtown, ocean walk ways, forest trails near by....moreless

Entertainment

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Table and two cushioned chairs, light with swing arm for reading at the table which has a dimmer switch....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Available on request...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    High Output Electric Fan Heaters in living room/bedroom and kitchen....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Two comfy chairs with foot stools and cushions....moreless

  • Parking:

    Street parking in front of house....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Towels fully provided; bath, hand, face towels and bathmat....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Available on request...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    12 cup coffee maker/w filter. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Large and medium plates, bowls, mugs, juice glasses, wine & martini glasses. Cutlery, knives, corkscrew, can opener, electric frying pan, poached egg holder for microwave, kettle, tea pot....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped. Microwave egg coddler, chopping boards, tea towels, wash cloths, soap dispenser, electric frying pan w/lid and grease splatter screen, plastic dishes for outside, hand blender....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Large microwave....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Tea, coffee, cereals, sugar, cream/milk, butter, and complimentary welcome basket (tobblerone chocolate bars, dried seaweed packages, granola bar, popcorn, peanuts, bottle of wine....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Fridge and freezer, stocked with basic amenities to get you started. ...moreless

  • Toaster:

    Extra wide for begals...moreless

Outside

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Front yard is exclusive to our guests, with Teak table & chairs. Lights through out garden and on front of house year round....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
May 1 - Sep 14, 2015
2 night min stay
C$139
C$795 C$2,495
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
C$105
C$675 C$2,250
* 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:

Cleaning fees are included in price and no taxes are added. NO extra charges.

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Last updated: 07/21/2015
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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Victoria International
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Spinnakers, Gaby's
2.5 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Coho and Clipper
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Gorge Vale Golf Course
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Island HWY, Patricia Bay Hwy
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Blue Nile, Gaby's, Kyubey Sushi
150 Miles
Nearest Ski
Mt. Washington, Vancouver Island
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Flemming

Cedars on Paradise is situated half a block from three marina's, a 30 min. board walk to downtown Victoria with a local brew pub en-route. We have local restaurants, recreation centre, shopping, library and walking paths along ocean front beaches.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: I have lived in Victoria for 49 years and my husband has always felt Victoria has been home, but relocated here at 1988. I carry a wealth of knowledge of local tourist spots, as well as off the beaten path day excursions.

Why the Owner Chose Victoria:
This location is the best kept secret in Victoria! It's close to everything you could ever need, yet out of the noisy downtown area. A quiet haven by the ocean with easy highway access to explore up Island, get to the Vancouver and Port Angeles Ferry, our international airport, or downtown float planes to Seattle.

The Unique Benefits at this Studio:
It's quiet, you feel like you are part of a community, it's private and relaxing, yet close to the downtown nightlife.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Relax & Rejuvenate at Cedars on Paradise

    Relax & Rejuvenate at Cedars on Paradise

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Kitchen, with skylights and mirrors

    Kitchen, with skylights and mirrors

  • Welcome Basket

    Welcome Basket

  • West Bay Marina, 1/2 block from Cedars on Paradise.

    West Bay Marina, 1/2 block from Cedars on Paradise.

  • Spinnacker's Brew Pub, 20 mins. boardwalk from Cedars on Paradise.

    Spinnacker's Brew Pub, 20 mins. boardwalk from Cedars on Paradise.

  • Bedroom, living room, with 43" flat screen swival hing smart TV

    Bedroom, living room, with 43" flat screen swival hing smart TV

  • Boardwalk to downtown Victoria Inner Harbour.

    Boardwalk to downtown Victoria Inner Harbour.

  • Olly at MacCaulay Point, over looking Juan de Fuca Straight

    Olly at MacCaulay Point, over looking Juan de Fuca Straight

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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 07/21/2015
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