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Gordon Head Elegant and Bright Vacation Home

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Last updated: 07/23/2015
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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Beautifully renovated home, in a quite col-de-sac. Beautiful garden in front and back of house, large enough for game of boccie, horse shoes. Two floors, open concept kitchen-dining room and living room with lots of natural light. French doors that open onto balcony where there is garden table and chairs and barbecue.

Travelling time to the University of Victoria is 5 minutes walking distance, 10 minute walk to Tuscany Village (Local grocery stores, Pharmasave drug store, liquor store, Restaurants and Starbucks). The following is Included: monitored security alarm system, all utilities, Telus Optik television, broadband high speed wireless internet, all dishes, cooking items and furnishings, dishwasher, microwave, washer and dryer, 4 piece bathroom, bed linens, duvet and towels. This is a very clean, quiet home, with new kitchen appliances and furniture.

Each room is fully furnished with new queen beds and all have large windows facing the landscaped colorful backyard. The master bedroom with high ceilings, has a private half bathroom and walk-in closet.

The upstairs living area has a warm, yet elegant feeling with a beautifully cream stone fireplace. Comfortable seating and large windows facing the front yard. As you reach for one of the many coffee book reading materials that we share with our guests you can gaze towards the grand glass staircase, unique crystal chandeliers and modern kitchen appliances.
The kitchen is equipped with all amenities and is the ideal place to cook for an intimate dinner for two or for a group.
The neighborhood is quiet, away from busy streets, yet the area Gordon Head (location of house) is central to downtown, airport/ferries, local farms with organic produce and excellent beaches and hiking.

Ground level has a second large living space with tv and couch that can sleep two people if needed and another cozy fire place. Adjacent in a closed-off room is the large laundry room with both washer and dryer, and access to the backyard.
The backyard has many succulent herbs for your dinning and cooking pleasure, cherry tree and fig tree for your picking pleasure! Enjoy a relaxing and quiet experience nestled in our backyard, with large table and chairs to enjoy any meal of the day outdoors.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    half bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen


  • All three bedrooms face beautiful backyard garden, very quiet. Large windows that allow natural light. Each room has closet and armoire....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet


  • Half Bathroom is in en-suite

Other Amenities

  • Ground floor-closet, large tv room. Separate laundry room with sliding veranda door to backyard...moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library


  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Paragliding
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Bicycles
  • Inflatable Boat
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Small Cooler

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


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Reservations are recommended and rates are subject to change without notice.
Nightly, Weekly & Short-term Rental Terms and Conditions:
Cancellation Policy—Vacation Rentals— daily, weekly and monthly rentals is 60 days prior.  For cancellations made more than 60 days prior to arrival, the deposit will be refunded less a $100 administration fee. For cancellations made less than 60 days prior to arrival, the deposit is non-refundable. 25% of the rent is required to complete the booking (balance due 14 days in advance). A refundable security/damage deposit of $500 is required
Check in time is 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm unless by other arrangements.
Check out time is by 10:30 am
Non-smoking property
Payment by personal or company cheque, money order, cash or traveller's cheques. 
Housekeeping service may be arranged during stay for an additional charge.
Peak Season June 1st to September 15th $220/weekend night; $210/mid-week per night; Week $1360; monthly rate: $4390.

Peak Winter Season: Dec 1st-Jan 4th; $220/day during weekend, $210/day per week. 

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

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Last updated: 07/23/2015
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24.8 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Victoria International Airport
3 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Mcraes Bistro and Maude Hunter`s Pub
30.4 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
BC Ferries
3.5 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Uplands Golf Club
7.5 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Patricia Bay highway/BC 17N
6.2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Vis a Vis, Applebees Bar and Grill, Pure Vanilla
246 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Mount Washington Ski and Resort
6.5 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Willows Beach

Located in Gordon Head central to the University of Victoria/Camosun College, Downtown, Airport and Ferry. A 15 minute drive to the stunning Butchart Gardens. Minutes away from local golf courses, chip trails (Mount Douglas Mountain, Mount Tolmie), recreation centers (feature tennis, swimming pool, gym and cardio classes and more). For the organic at heart, Moss street organic market (located in Fairfield) is an excellent place to find local and sustainable produce. Beacon Hill Park is a beautiful place to go for a walk, bike ride or roller blade among well groomed gardens and the animal zoo. Pure Vanilla (Bakery) on Cadboro Bay road-less than 10 minute drive or 15 minute bike ride for delicious baked goods and more.

For families with children, you are walking distance to some of the best elementary, middle and high schools, University of Victoria and Camosun College and the prestigious St. Michael`s Private School (Kindergarten to Grade 12). Close to sports camps and excellent dance schools (Stages, BroadStreet Dance School near Gordon and more downtown Victoria).


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Speaks: english, italian



  • Willow's Beach

    Willow's Beach

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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, italian
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 70%
  • Calendar last updated 07/23/2015
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+1 250 4729369

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Gordon Head Elegant and Bright Vacation Home

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3 BR  1.5 BA  Sleeps 6

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