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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

TOP 10 REASONS PEOPLE CHOOSE TO STAY IN OUR VICTORIA HOLIDAY RENTALS
1 Voted Victoria’s Top Rated Vacation Rental
2 Consistent 5 Star Guest Reviews
3 Free Wi-Fi Internet
4 Free Underground Parking
5 Free Phone in N. America
6 Spotlessly Clean Apartments
7 Choice of 5 Downtown Locations
8 Non-Smoking Premises
9 Competitive Rates
10 Locally-Owned. Friendly, Helpful Owners

Our Metro Suite is a sparkling 5th floor, non-smoking, 1 Bedroom/1 Bathroom apartment that sleeps 4. Contemporary furnishings complement the spacious layout.

Your rate includes:

*Secure Underground Parking
*Hi-Speed Wireless Internet Connection. Secure access on your own dedicated network.
*Unlimited local and long distance phone calls to anywhere in North America + Voice Mail.
*Starter supply of paper goods, trash bags, foil, plastic wrap, hand soaps, laundry softener and detergent, dish soap, a nice selection of herbs and spices, coffee, tea, sugar
*In-suite Washer/Dryer
*Fully equipped kitchen with Microwave, Garburetor and Stainless Steel Fridge, Stove, Dishwasher
*Soaker Tub/Shower with Safety Grab Bar
*I-Phone/I-Pod charger dock/player/alarm clock
*2 LCD Flat Screen TV's
*DVD Player
*Stereo/CD player
*Books, Games, CD's, DVD's provided
*Access to fitness room
*Access to recreation room with pool table
*Access to car wash bay
*Many other amenities
*Personalized Check-in/Check-out Service
*Exit cleaning fee

City-wide bus service at the front of the building
2 car rental agencies just 1 block away
Bike rental agency just 1 block
Inner Harbour 2 blocks

East-facing balcony overlooks a beautifully landscaped garden area. Enjoy your morning coffee on the balcony in the sun.

Secure, access controlled building with secure but easy access to your floor provided via 2 high-speed elevators.

Carpeted bedroom features a pillow top Queen size bed, flat screen TV, 2 bedside tables with lamps, iPhone/iPod clock radio alarm, full-size closet, extra bedding. There is also a comfortable pull-out Double size Serta sofa bed with 7' mattress in the living room.

Our rates help you to avoid the many hidden costs that you might otherwise overlook. For example, we supply the apartment with many of the essential every-day items that you would normally need to purchase on your own. You get lots of 'extras' that many rentals do not offer, and they’re all included in your rate.

We also provide the convenience and cost-savings of unlimited local and long-distance telephone calls anywhere in N. America, as well as voice mail and Wi-Fi internet so you can keep in touch with friends and family while you are staying with us.

The downtown location is just 5 minutes walk (or less) to many of Victoria's world-famous attractions, including the following:

*Victoria's Inner Harbour
*The Royal British Columbia Museum
*B.C. Legislative Buildings
*Victoria Conference Centre
*BC Provincial Law Courts
*BC Legislature Buildings
*Beacon Hill Park
*Fairmont Empress Hotel
*Undersea Gardens
*Souvenir shopping on Government Street, and many other local attractions.

Excellent proximity to all major transit services in, and around, Victoria, including:

*Connections to Butchart Gardens, Victoria International Airport, B.C. Ferries and Washington State Ferries.

*Five-minute walk to Seattle Clipper, MV Coho to Port Angeles and Harbour Air services to Vancouver and other destinations.

*1 block to Pacific Coach Lines bus depot with easy connections to Vancouver Airport and downtown Vancouver via B.C. Ferries.

*Greater Victoria Transit bus to B.C. Ferries terminal and Victoria International Airport stops within 2 blocks.

LENGTH OF STAY - Minimum 7 nights. Please Note: No smoking/Not suitable for pets or children under 10. Please contact us for answers to your questions and to discuss your requirements.

We accept Visa, Master Card, Discover Card, Union Card or, if you have a Canadian bank account, payment can be made using Interac Email money transfer.

Friendly owners, Steve and Trish can help you with local sightseeing and travel arrangements in Victoria and other Vancouver Island destinations.

Save 15% on in-town auto rentals and 20% on whale watching when you book your stay with us.

PLEASE CLICK ON OUR WEB SITE LINK AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE TO VIEW OUR OTHER PROPERTIES.

Here's what some of our guests have said after staying with us:

'We rent vacation homes and condos throughout North America, probably 4-5 each year, and this is one of the very best. You'll love it.'
Kerry & Pam Dunn, Redlands, California

'We simply cannot say enough --- five stars! We'll be back for another sleek getaway soon!'
Kristopher & Kirsten, Denver, Colorado

'The location was perfect. Everything is within walking distance! The suite is beautiful, very comfortable, safe and clean. I really enjoyed my stay! Thank you again.'
Joanne, Toronto, Ontario

We pride ourselves on offering our guests clean, convenient self-catering accommodations, All-Inclusive rates, Victoria's best downtown location and friendly, helpful service (we own and manage the apartment and are always available to our guests)

Thank you very much for checking our listing on VRBO, we look forward to meeting you.

Keywords: Self-catering holiday let, Victoria vacation rental apartment, holiday flat, vacation condo rental, holiday rental, downtown condo, fully furnished apartment

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 5
  • 600 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : 2 elevators

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Apartment has never been smoked in. No smoking allowed in the apartment or in any of the common areas of the building....moreless

  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Suite is maintained to suit guests with pet allergies....moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Convertible bed(s)

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1) Comfortable Pillow Top Mattress, with two side tables, lamps, iPod alarm clock. Sweet dreams!, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Double, Pull-Out Sofa Bed with 7 inch deep comfortable Serta Mattress. Every guest who has slept in this bed has commented on how comfortable it is....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Towels, facecloths etc. all included in rate...moreless

  • Soaker tub/shower combination. Towels, facecloths, grab bar, bath mat, rubber ducky all included in rate....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding, Bathroom with combination soaker tub/shower unit, Hair dryer, State-Of-The-Art security system and access to the Fitness Centre located on the main floor of the building....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Selection of paperback novels provided...moreless

  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    DVD Player included ...moreless

  • Game Room:

    Common area game room is available to our guests. Please note; no alcohol allowed Functions must be booked/security deposit required...moreless

  • Games:

    Small selection of board and card games...moreless

  • Games For Kids
  • Pool Table:

    Pool Table for Billiards or Snooker available to all residents of our building from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m....moreless

  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Digital Cable TV provided with many channels to choose from. 2 LCD TV's - one in the Living Room and one in the Bedroom...moreless

  • Stereo:

    CD/AM-FM Stereo system...moreless

  • Television:

    (2) LCD TV's in Living Room and Bedroom...moreless

Theme

  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Rain Forests
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    In Victoria's Premier Downtown Location, adjacent to the Marriott Harbourside Hotel and 1.5 blocks from the Fairmont Empress Hotel....moreless

  • Near The Ocean:

    15 minute walk, 5 minute drive to Dallas Road Waterfront. 2 blocks to Victoria's Inner Harbour...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Easy to clean, glass top dining table seats 4...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Stacking washer/dryer combo in-suite. Efficient, easy to operate, laundry detergent, stain remover supplied....moreless

  • Covered Parking:

    Secure underground parking spot with bike lock-up too....moreless

  • Elevator:

    2 elevators...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Open 24 hours to residents of our building. Recumbent bicycle, treadmill, free-weights etc....moreless

  • Free Long Distance:

    Free, unlimited local and long distance calling in North America....moreless

  • Garage:

    Reserved parking in secure, gated parking garage included in your rate...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Electric baseboard heating...moreless

  • Internet:

    Free, high speed, secure Wi-Fi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Clean linens provided at time of occupancy. For long-term stays, should you not wish to launder your own linens, we can provide linen changes for nominal additional charge....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Bright, spacious living area with comfy sofa and 2 leather chairs, original art, LCD TV viewing area....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Secure underground parking spot provided with suite as well as access to car wash bay...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Reserved parking in secure, gated parking garage included in your rate...moreless

  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone:

    1 telephone in the bedroom and a telephone in the Living Room...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Bath, hand towels and facecloths for 2 provided as standard. We can provide 2 extra sets when required....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Stacking washer/dryer combo in-suite. Efficient, easy to operate, laundry detergent, stain remover supplied....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Wireless Internet provided by Shaw Cable...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker:

    Single-cup dispense coffee maker, + stove-top Espresso maker....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Many additional accessories such as rice cooker, blender, strainers, slow cooker and more....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishes and utensils for 6 all included in rate. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Easy to operate stainless steel dishwasher. Dishwashing liquid supplied....moreless

  • Freezer:

    In fridge...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Stainless Steel Appliances. Full Size Fridge, Electric Oven with Ceramic Stove Top, Dishwasher, Microwave, Coffee Maker, Kettle, Blender, toaster etc....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Full size microwave oven...moreless

  • Oven:

    Self-cleaning oven (you gotta love that)...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Selection of spices + tea, coffee, sugar, salt and other miscellaneous pantry items all included in rate....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    18 cu ft. stainless steel with freezer compartment....moreless

  • Stove:

    Ceramic Top Stove with self-cleaning oven...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    Pop in the bread, wait a few minutes, up pops your morning toast...what more can we say?...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Balcony has 2 chairs and a table and gets morning sun, great for enjoying morning coffee....moreless

  • Bicycles:

    There is a bike lock, and rental bikes are available just 1 block away....moreless

  • Boat:

    Victoria Harbour Ferry Service just 2 blocks Fishing charters 2 blocks Sailing charters 2 blocks...moreless

  • Golf:

    Pitch 'n putt in Beacon Hill Park 9 hole Cedar Hill Public Golf Course 15 minute drive...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Rentals available at Ocean River Sports...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Apartment overlooks a lovely garden area. There is a south facing terrace for use by all residents of our building to sit and enjoy the sunshine and fresh air....moreless

  • Tennis:

    Public Tennis Courts in Beacon Hill Park are just a 10 minute walk from the apartment....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Rentals available at Ocean River Sports...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Peak Summer Season
Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2015
7 night min stay

C$1,024 C$3,349
Fall Shoulder Season
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2015
7 night min stay

C$934 C$2,649
Winter Value Season
Oct 1 - Mar 31, 2016
7 night min stay

C$855 C$2,399
Spring Shoulder Season
Apr 1 - Jun 30, 2016
7 night min stay

C$934 C$2,649
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit C$500
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

Your rate and your reservation is guaranteed when your deposit is received.

PLEASE NOTE:

Stays of one month are exempt from 5% Federal Goods and Services Tax (GST)

Stays of more than one month are exempt from ALL taxes (e.g. if you book for one month + one additional night, you pay no taxes)

50% deposit Balance 60 days prior to occupancy.

We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover Card, Union Card. For our Canadian guests only you may pay via E-Transfer.

$500 security deposit credit card authorization required at time of occupancy.

Rates subject to change without notice.


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Location

15 Miles
Nearest Airport
YYJ Victoria Intl 12 miles, Harbour Air 3 blocks
500 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Clives Place
5 Metres
Nearest Golf
Cedar Hill Golf Course
0.25 Miles
Nearest Train
E & N Railway
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 1/17
50 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Vista 18
300 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Mount Washington
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Dallas Road

Car: Not Necessary

The Metro Suite is close to all downtown amenities including:

Restaurants

Shopping

Movie and Live Theatres

Banks & Credit Unions

Drug Stores/Pharmacies

Walk-in Medical Clinics

Food Shopping

Concerts

Parks

Gardens

Beaches

Museums

Ocean-front Walks

Nature and Bird Sanctuaries

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: Steve and Trish Young have traveled extensively and know how important it is to find clean, well maintained premises coupled with welcoming amenities, when staying in accommodations away from home. We have tried our very best to ensure that's what you'll find when you stay in our comfortable and convenient Metro Suite in downtown Victoria. 'We love what we're doing and have made many wonderful friends who come back to stay in our properties, year after year.'

Why the Owner Chose Victoria:
This is absolutely the best location one could find in downtown Victoria. Close to just about all tourist amenities, just a couple of blocks from Victoria's Inner harbour and the Government Street shopping area. It is so convenient to everything....we suggest that you please read our guest book to find out what our guests say about the location of our Metro Suite.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Our guests are always greeted 'in-person' when they check in, so as to make them feel welcome and to get them settled-in comfortably to their new surroundings. We provide milk, bread, fruit, water, tea and coffee so that our guests have the 'fixin's' for breakfast on their first morning. Our building has a wonderful fitness centre and a recreation room, complete with a pool table, fire place, large screen TV and seating areas, ideal for entertaining friends while staying in our building.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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  • Relax and enjoy your sleeps in comfort when you check in to the Metro Suite.

    Relax and enjoy your sleeps in comfort when you check in to the Metro Suite.

  • Bright and spacious living room with pull-out sofa bed for extra guests

    Bright and spacious living room with pull-out sofa bed for extra guests

  • The spacious open plan makes the Metro Suite an easy place to stay in.

    The spacious open plan makes the Metro Suite an easy place to stay in.

  • Fully-equipped kitchen with everything you need to make your stay complete

    Fully-equipped kitchen with everything you need to make your stay complete

  • Floor Plan of the 600 square foot Metro Suite

    Floor Plan of the 600 square foot Metro Suite

  • Garden view from the Metro Suite balcony.

    Garden view from the Metro Suite balcony.

  • Games room available to our guests, billiards, large screen TV, lots of seating

    Games room available to our guests, billiards, large screen TV, lots of seating

  • The Astoria, in downtown Victoria, BC. Home of our 1 bedroom Metro Suite

    The Astoria, in downtown Victoria, BC. Home of our 1 bedroom Metro Suite

  • Enjoy a designer coffee and a croissant from the coffee shop downstairs

    Enjoy a designer coffee and a croissant from the coffee shop downstairs

  • Beaches like Ross Bay Beach are just minutes away from the Metro Suite

    Beaches like Ross Bay Beach are just minutes away from the Metro Suite

  • Take a stroll around the Inner Harbour and see the lights on the BC Legislature

    Take a stroll around the Inner Harbour and see the lights on the BC Legislature

  • You can catch a City bus to Butchart Gardens from just outside the Astoria

    You can catch a City bus to Butchart Gardens from just outside the Astoria

  • A warm and comfortable Queen size bed, carpeted floor and room-darkening drapes

    A warm and comfortable Queen size bed, carpeted floor and room-darkening drapes

  • Living room area has comfortable seating and LCD TV with Digital Cable & DVD

    Living room area has comfortable seating and LCD TV with Digital Cable & DVD

  • Complimentary custom roasted 'Metro Blend' coffee to start your day.

    Complimentary custom roasted 'Metro Blend' coffee to start your day.

  • Shower/soaker tub combination. Towels, hair dryer, rubber ducky are all provided

    Shower/soaker tub combination. Towels, hair dryer, rubber ducky are all provided

  • East-facing balcony gets the morning sun. Garden views, mountain glimpses too

    East-facing balcony gets the morning sun. Garden views, mountain glimpses too

  • Fitness facility is open 24/7 for use by our guests

    Fitness facility is open 24/7 for use by our guests

  • The entrance lobby in our building, The Astoria, in downtown Victoria, BC

    The entrance lobby in our building, The Astoria, in downtown Victoria, BC

  • A public terrace area faces south and gets lots of sun (Marriott Hotel in b.g.)

    A public terrace area faces south and gets lots of sun (Marriott Hotel in b.g.)

  • We provide a picnic basket, so you can picnic in the park or at the beach

    We provide a picnic basket, so you can picnic in the park or at the beach

  • Victoria's Inner Harbour is just 2 blocks away from the Metro Suite

    Victoria's Inner Harbour is just 2 blocks away from the Metro Suite

  • Hop a Victoria Harbour Ferry ride, from the Inner Harbour to Fisherman's Wharf

    Hop a Victoria Harbour Ferry ride, from the Inner Harbour to Fisherman's Wharf

  • Trish and Steve, owners of City Life Suites & the Metro Suite, Victoria, BC.

    Trish and Steve, owners of City Life Suites & the Metro Suite, Victoria, BC.

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