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Living area with private patio overlooking inner courtyard Zen Garden.

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Last updated: 11/27/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7-31 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Victoria condo description

East meets west in perfect harmony, in this beautifully furnished one-bedroom self-catering vacation rental in downtown Victoria BC Canada

Located just one block from Victoria’s “Gate of Harmonious Interest” the entrance to the oldest Chinatown in Canada, the Victoria Harmony Suite is a quiet refuge from the world outside.

Facing an inner, walled courtyard with a tranquil Zen Garden, you can escape the hub bub of downtown Victoria and relax in comfort with all the amenities you’ll need to enjoy your stay.

Features of the Victoria Harmony Suite:

Two blocks to the Victoria Public Market
Two blocks to the waterfront and a Victoria Harbour Ferry Stop
Two blocks to historic Old Town Victoria
Three blocks to Save-on-Foods Memorial Arena
Small (lap dog) dog acceptable

The Victoria HarmonySuite is the ideal location for enjoying the vibrancy of the downtown Victoria, and then escaping to your urban retreat, away from it all.

Features of the Victoria HarmonySuite

Guest Services Included

Free long-distance phone calls in North America
Free local phone calls
Voice Mail
Reserved parking space in gated garage
Secure bike lock-up room
Free Digital cable TV with premium channels
Free NetFlix
Free high speed, secure Wi-Fi


Living Area

Comfortable pull-out sofa bed with extra thick mattress
Large, comfortable arm chair
46” Samsung “Smart” TV
BluRay DVD player
Credenza
Coffee table
Rug
Directional lighting lamps
Original works of art
Large sliding windows open to terrace
Blinds on windows




Kitchen

Fully equipped kitchen
Nespresso pod coffee maker
Drip coffee maker
Electric kettle
Tea pot
Toaster
Spacious food prep/cooking area
Quartz countertops
Stainless steel fridge
Ceramic top electric stove
Full size dishwasher
Microwave oven
Cooking utensils
Dishware for 6
Variety of drinking glasses for 6
Cutlery for 6
Stainless steel sink
Ample cupboard space
Dishcloths/tea towels
Phone

Bedroom

Comfortable Queen bed with Tempurpedic mattress
Large storage closet
Bedside tables and lamps
iPhone/iPod charger, player, clock radio alarm
Window facing courtyard
All bed linens provided
Phone

Bathroom

Soaker bathtub/shower combination
Sink/vanity/mirror
Toilet
Towels, facecloths provided
Hair dryer

Laundry

Stacking washer & dryer in suite
Iron
Ironing board

Patio and Courtyard

Private flagstone terrace patio
Large glass top patio table with 6 chairs
Additional seating for up to 6 people on patio lounge ensemble
Gas barbecue
Adjacent Zen garden

Parking

Reserved, secure parking spot
Remote activated gated garage
Easy street access to bike storage room

THE BUILDING – 601 HERALD STREET

On the border of Victoria’s eclectic Chinatown and Design District sits 601 Herald. It is the site of a four-storey, 27-unit condominium building, offering functional and elegant boutique style residences in an exceptional location.
601 Herald is a condominium building, led by Trevor Linden, Manager of the Vancouver Canucks NHL Hockey team, who partnered with The Airey Group in the development of this unique heritage-inspired building.
Situated on the corner of Government and Herald Streets, guests will enjoy close proximity to downtown Victoria with its unique variety of shops, restaurants, theatres, and beautiful outdoor spaces. In addition to its great location, 601 Herald has attractive features that are unique to the Victoria market, such as a private Zen Garden and a large street-level secure bike storage room.
601 offers a variety of well-designed condominium residences. The custom designed kitchens are a focal point of every unit, featuring quality finishing and plenty of storage space.
THE NEIGHBOURHOOD

Victoria’s Chinatown
Entrance via Gate of Harmonious Interest, one block
Many Asian food restaurants
Variety of grocery/vegetable vendors
Variety/gift stores
Kwon Lee’s convenience store
Fan Tan Alley
Dragon Alley
QV Bakery/Coffee shop
Bean Around the World Coffee Shop
Venus Sophia Tea Room & Café (Vegetarian)
Jewelry store
Clothing stores
Local arts/crafts store
Moksana Yoga
Harbour Ferry Stop
Canoe Brew Restaurant

Victoria Design District

Antique and curio shopping
Chintz and Company
Sagers Home Furnishings
Opus Art Supplies
Design District Studio
Jam restaurant
Union Pacific Coffee Shop
Cascadia Bakery
Le Brassérie Ecole French Restaurant
Daily Grind Coffee Shop
Capital Iron
Parc Modern Interiors
Ocean River Sports
Sports Rent
Value Village

Old Town Victoria

McPherson Theatre
Centennial Square
Victoria City Hall
Café Molé (Organic)
Café Bliss (Vegan)
Green Cuisine (Vegetarian)
Market Square
Ashtanga Yoga
Lo Jo Fashion area
Swans Pub & Restaurant

Hudson Area

Victoria Public Market
Smoke ‘n Bones Ribs Restaurant
Royal Bank of Canada
Victoria Animal Clinic
City News - magazines, newspapers etc.
2% Jazz Coffee Shop
Design House Hair Salon
Hudson Yoga (Hot Yoga)
Olive The Senses
Rialto Beer, Wine, Spirits

Victoria Transportation

Victoria Transit bus stop 2 blocks
Victoria Harbour Ferry Stop 4 blocks
Kenmore Air Float Plane Terminal 5 blocks
Harbour Air Float Plane Terminal 8 blocks

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 2
  • 750 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Not Suitable For Children
              • Pets Considered:

                Small, lap dog up to 5 pounds will be considered...moreless

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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              • Comfortable Queen bed with Tempurpedic mattress Large storage closet Bedside tables and lamps iPhone/iPod charger, player, clock radio alarm Window facing courtyard All bed linens provided Phone ...moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub

                ...moreless

              • Bathroom has: Soaker bathtub/shower combination Sink/vanity/mirror Toilet Towels, facecloths provided Hair dryer ...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • On the border of Victoria’s eclectic Chinatown and Design District sits 601 Herald. It is the site of a four-storey, 27-unit condominium building, offering functional and elegant boutique style residences in an exceptional location. 601 Herald is a condominium building, led by Trevor Linden, Manager of the Vancouver Canucks NHL Hockey team, who partnered with The Airey Group in the development of this unique heritage-inspired building. Situated on the corner of Government and Herald Streets, guests will enjoy close proximity to downtown Victoria with its unique variety of shops, restaurants, theatres, and beautiful outdoor spaces. In addition to its great location, 601 Herald has attractive features that are unique to the Victoria market, such as a private Zen Garden and a large street-level secure bike storage room. 601 offers a variety of well-designed condominium residences. The custom designed kitchens are a focal point of every unit, featuring quality finishing ...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Television:

                    46' LCD 'Smart' TV with complimentary Netflix...moreless

                  Theme

                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Festivals
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants
                  • Synagogues
                  • Water Parks

                  Local Services & Businesses

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

                  Leisure Activities

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

                  Location Type

                      • Downtown:

                        Close to Chinatown, Old Town, Victoria Public Market, Central Business District, Government Street tourism area, Upper Harbour...moreless

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Cycling
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Fishing
                      • Hiking
                      • Ice Skating
                      • Kayaking
                      • Sailing
                      • Swimming

                      Dining

                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 4 people

                      General

                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Elevator
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Internet:

                        Free hi-speed DSL Wi-Fi...moreless

                      • Iron & Board
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Living Room:

                        Comfortable pull-out sofa bed with extra thick mattress Large, comfortable arm chair 46” Samsung “Smart” TV BluRay DVD player Credenza Coffee table Rug Directional lighting lamps Original works of art...moreless

                      • Parking:

                        Gated parking in building...moreless

                      • Telephone:

                        Free local calls Free long distance calls in N. America Free voice mail ...moreless

                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine

                      Kitchen

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

                        Fully equipped kitchen Nespresso pod coffee maker Drip coffee maker Electric kettle Tea pot Toaster Spacious food prep/cooking area Quartz countertops Stainless steel fridge Ceramic top electric stove...moreless

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

                      Outside

                      • Lawn / Garden:

                        Adjacent, shared, courtyard garden...moreless

                      House Cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Value Season
                          Oct 1 - Dec 31, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          C$855 C$2,229
                          Snowbird Season
                          Jan 1 - May 31, 2015
                          31 night min stay

                          C$2,296
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Tax Rate 10%

                          Notes:

                          British Columbia Provincial Sales tax requires that we charge taxes on all occupancies of one month or less. If you reserve for one month, plus one day (or more) your booking will be TAX EXEMPT

                          50% deposit at time of reservation to confirm your booking

                          Balance due 60 days prior to occupancy

                          We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover Card and Union Card

                          We will process an Authorization to your credit card at time of occupancy as a security deposit. This does not affect your spending and will not be processed to your card unless damages must be charged.


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                          Last updated: 11/27/2014
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                          Location

                          20 Kilometres
                          Nearest Airport
                          Victoria International
                          0.25 Kilometres
                          Nearest Barpub
                          Swans Pub
                          1.5 Kilometres
                          Nearest Ferry
                          Victoria/Seattle Ferry & MV Coho to Port Angeles
                          4 Kilometres
                          Nearest Golf
                          Cedar Hill Public Golf Course
                          0.25 Kilometres
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Highway 17 to BC Ferry Terminal
                          25 Metres
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Jam
                          200 Kilometres
                          Nearest Ski
                          Mount Washington
                          3 Kilometres
                          Nearest Beach
                          Dallas Road

                          Car: Not Necessary

                          Honestly, you could not find a better area in which to stay. While the apartment is close-in to everything, it is located on a side street and the unit looks into an inner courtyard garden, which offers you a refuge from the streets outside.

                           

                          Manager info

                          Year Purchased: 2013

                          About: We are passionate travelers, who have visited many countries and have a keen understanding of the things that make for great lodgings. With this in mind we set out to create vacation rentals that offer the best all 'round value, while providing fair pricing and excellent guest services. In 2014 we had a Trip Advisor Guest Satisfaction rating of 99.5 % and our properties have been rated #1 Vacation Rentals in Victoria in 2011, 2012 and 2013.

                          Why Victoria:
                          A unique building and a tremendous location. One block to the oldest Chinatown in Canada, one block to the Victoria Public Market, 1/2 block to the most popular breakfast restaurant in Victoria, 2 blocks to the McPherson Theatre, 3 blocks to the Upper Harbour....the list goes on.

                          The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                          A large patio, overlooking an inner courtyard 'Zen Garden'. Fully furnished with large patio table and chairs, extra lounge chairs, patio umbrella and gas BBQ. A small, friendly building, constructed in 2011, modern yet with the charm of an older building, it fits right into the neighbourhood.


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                          • Living area with private patio overlooking inner courtyard Zen Garden.

                            Living area with private patio overlooking inner courtyard Zen Garden.

                          • Queen fold-out sofa bed in living area, great for restless sleepers or visitors

                            Queen fold-out sofa bed in living area, great for restless sleepers or visitors

                          • Comfy, well-lit reading corner

                            Comfy, well-lit reading corner

                          • Enjoy morning coffee on your private patio, seating for 5-6

                            Enjoy morning coffee on your private patio, seating for 5-6

                          • Sleek, clean, contemporary kitchen with 4 appliances, cookware, cutlery, dishes.

                            Sleek, clean, contemporary kitchen with 4 appliances, cookware, cutlery, dishes.

                          • View of kitchen area from living room...handy snacking just ahead.

                            View of kitchen area from living room...handy snacking just ahead.

                          • Breakfast bar work area, free wi-fi & N. Amercia phone calls included in rate

                            Breakfast bar work area, free wi-fi & N. Amercia phone calls included in rate

                          • 601 Herald Street, close to Chinatown, Public Market, Old Town, Upper Harbour

                            601 Herald Street, close to Chinatown, Public Market, Old Town, Upper Harbour

                          • Coffee shops abound in the neighbourhood...Union Pacific is just one block away

                            Coffee shops abound in the neighbourhood...Union Pacific is just one block away

                          • Jam, Victoria's most popular breakfast restaurant, 1/2 block away

                            Jam, Victoria's most popular breakfast restaurant, 1/2 block away

                          • Asian dining galore, in Chinatown's many restaurants

                            Asian dining galore, in Chinatown's many restaurants

                          • Seafood? Spicy Szechuan? You'll find it AND fine French Cuisine, all close by

                            Seafood? Spicy Szechuan? You'll find it AND fine French Cuisine, all close by

                          • Queen bed with quality bedding and convenient bedside lighting/phone

                            Queen bed with quality bedding and convenient bedside lighting/phone

                          • TV Viewing on 46' Smart TV with complimentary cable TV and Netflix

                            TV Viewing on 46' Smart TV with complimentary cable TV and Netflix

                          • Pathway through inner courtyard Zen Garden, yours to enjoy while in residence.

                            Pathway through inner courtyard Zen Garden, yours to enjoy while in residence.

                          • Entertain friends and dine outside on your patio. Seats 4-6. BBQ is provided.

                            Entertain friends and dine outside on your patio. Seats 4-6. BBQ is provided.

                          • Complimentary pod coffee maker, or grind your own, we know coffee is key.

                            Complimentary pod coffee maker, or grind your own, we know coffee is key.

                          • Quick and easy cooking, serving and dining at the large breakfast bar

                            Quick and easy cooking, serving and dining at the large breakfast bar

                          • Immaculate bathroom with in-suite laundry behind closet doors.

                            Immaculate bathroom with in-suite laundry behind closet doors.

                          • The Gate of Harmonious Interest, entrance to Canada's oldest Chinatown-one block

                            The Gate of Harmonious Interest, entrance to Canada's oldest Chinatown-one block

                          • Victoria Public Market is just one block away

                            Victoria Public Market is just one block away

                          • Shop for dinner at the Victoria Public Market, just one block away

                            Shop for dinner at the Victoria Public Market, just one block away

                          • Secret alleys to explore, connecting Chinatown, Design District  & Market Square

                            Secret alleys to explore, connecting Chinatown, Design District & Market Square

                          • Lots to explore in Victoria's Design District, just one block away

                            Lots to explore in Victoria's Design District, just one block away

                          VRBO #588114

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                          1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 4

                          View calendar: Updated 11/27/14
                          Minimum stay: 7-31 nights
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                          Member since: 2006
                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated: 11/27/2014
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