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Dockside Green is the first certified Leed Platinum Development located in the vibrant community of Victoria West, endearing called Vic West, which is about 10 minutes away from the Victorian downtown core just off the Victoria Harbour. The land embraces both the historic spirit of the Songhees First Nations Tribe, who inhabited the area until 1911, and the modernization of the 20th century. The area holds the first shipyard in Victoria that was established in 1873 and still continues to be used thus adding to the dynamic Vic West landscape.
Dockside Green is located close to the Westside Village shopping area, which includes, Save-On-Foods grocery and supermarket, Starbucks for your everyday caffeine fix, Spinnakers beer and wine store, Safra Day Spa, medical centre, pharmacy as well as local eateries. For a sip of something unique and local, there is Café Fantastico – specialty coffee that offers a selection of locally roasted beans and traditionally brewed coffee, which can be enjoyed with immaculate water views and natural landscapes close to the Galloping Goose Regional Trail. Close to the café is the locally owned Fol Epi (which means “Wild Wheat Stalk”) bakery, which creates organic pastries and breads from locally sourced farmers.
Dockside Green also facilitates a small gym in the Synergy building that is only accessible by tenants. However for a larger workout area, there is GoodLife Fitness that offers both women only as well as Co-ed hours.
Dockside Green is conveniently located to a variety of bus routes and biking lanes for ease of transportation such as to the university and downtown core.
For the outdoor person, Dockside Green offers a variety of activities such as biking, running, walking or hopping along the Galloping Goose Regional Trail that stretches from the east end of the Johnson Street Bridge to the Sooke River Valley. Kayaking, Dragon Boat paddling and Stand-Up Paddle boarding is another pastime that one can enjoy close to home with rentals just long the Selkirk Waterway.
Dockside Amenities: This bright and spacious condo unit is located on the fifth floor of the second phrase of the Dockside Green Development called Balance which outlooks the inner Gorge Waterway where kayakers and dragon boaters are a common view. There is an outdoor propane barbecue on the patio that can be enjoyed all year round. The kitchen is fully equipped with a vast variety off cooking utensils such as a scale for measuring precise ingredients, rice cooker and baking thingamabobs. Within the kitchen are a coffee maker, French Bodum grinder and coffee press and tea thermometer to measure the perfect cup of tea or coffee that can be enjoyed on the covered patio area on a beautiful Victorian day. There is a gas stove, oven and large microwave all at ones fingertips. For a restful sleep, the unit possesses a comfortable Sterns and Foster Queen Bed with numerous pillows, a lush duvet and bedding that will ensure sweet dreams. The bathroom showcases a large sit-in tub for those relaxing days and a walk-in shower for those on the go, in both cases hot water is included as part of the utilities. Due to the environmental nature of the development, the unit hosts energy efficient and low-flow plumbing appliances. For those lazy days there is a Samsung Television, PVR, Blue ray and Apple TV all connected on a 100mbps highspeed wireless network. There is also a bike storage area and locker that is available upon request if required by guest. There is underground secure parking for one vehicle however there is numerous street parking for your guest.
BC Transit: http://bctransit.com/victoria/schedules/alerts
Victoria West Community Centre: http://www.victoriawest.ca
Victoria West GoodLife Fitness: http://www.goodlifefitness.com/locations/britishcolumbia/victoria/west
Includes: 1bedroom, 1 bathroom condo 674 sq. ft. Secure underground parking High Speed Wireless Internet, Shaw digital cable, and local phone Deep soaker tub and separate shower Granite counter tops LCD TV with Apple TV and DVD player In-suite washer and dryer, ironing board, iron Pillow top queen size bed and linen Comfortable couch which also folds down into a bed Central air circulation, portable air conditioner and tower fans All amenities for cooking and dinning Patio with gorge water views, propane BBQ and comfortable chairs Bike storage and storage locker Bus stop close by Work desk with view of water and Mount Doug Free access to Dockside Green Fitness Centre All utilities (water, heat, hydro) All inclusive flat rate no tax
Seperate deep soaker tub
Low flush toilet
Sterns and Foster firm Queen size bed
Separate soaker tub and shower
Granite kitchen counter tops
Gas stove and stainless steel appliances.
In suite washer and dryer
40” Samsung LCD TV with Apple TV and DVD player
You choose the channels and plan with Shaw digital cable and phone
High speed 100mbps Wi-Fi modem internet
All cookware and utensils ncluded
Balcony with views looking onto the gorge waterway
Secure building, underground parking and bike storage
Access to fitness centre
Close to grocery stores and shopping
Close to restaurants and cafes
Located next to a Victoria Harbour Ferry stop
Dockside green community is highest LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Platinum certified development in the world...moreless
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