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A Sweet Space...with Fabulous Location!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
5 - 7 nights

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 3-4)

Victoria is such a wonderful city: Friendly, safe, quiet, walkable and beautiful!

We've run a B&B for nine years, but have retired (again), and completely refurbished our guest space, to be self-contained, private and accessible.

We're just a 10-minute walk from Downtown and all amenities (restaurants, movies, pubs, museum, shopping, antique shops, galleries, bug zoo!), so guests often just park their vehicle and walk everywhere. Or rent bikes. But we're also three minutes walk from the 100-acre Beacon Hill Park, and 10 minutes from the beach.

We're happy to host small pets, and families.

And this is an ideal location for researchers needing access to the provincial archives or legislative library (Five minutes walk). Or people attending courses, conferences, workshops, or guest lecturing at the university (a 20-minute drive).

We prefer stays of a minimum of one week, but we're happy to offer reduced rates for long-term stays.

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Owner
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 1, 2017

About The Owner

Retired librarian and university professor. Heritage advocates and researchers.

The Owner purchased this house in 1998

Why The Owner chose Victoria

It's so close to everything! The sea, the park, Downtown....

What makes this house unique

Proximity to everything - easily accessible on foot. Mild West-Coast climate. Large, totally self-contained unit, pet-friendly, in a heritage house.

Guestbook comments from the owner

This was truly a perfect vacation....thanks to your beautiful, cozy and homey place. it was a great choice to stay here! The location is amazing, as well as your warm welcome and your helpfulness....
Jul 2009
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Reviews

4.7/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)

A Sweet Space...with Fabulous Location!
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 6 reviews
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
5

Extraordinary and Charming

  • 5 of 5

The Mansard House surpassed our fondest expectations. The hosts were welcoming and gracious, and let us arrive early on our arrival day and stay late on our day of departure. The suite (full of antiques!) was more than fully-equipped; generous in size, extremely clean, warm, with comfortable beds, and all the amenities we wanted. Even umbrellas to use. The adorable private entrance and tiny perfect front garden in bloom made the February visit from the prairies totally delightful.The location of the Mansard House is perfect - within walking distance of all our favourite spots. We have stayed at many private B&B's and airbnb's - this one is the best!

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dominican Republic
5

Perfect Location

  • 5 of 5

We loved the time we spend there specially the kids with the cherry tree.

The location is more than convenient because is close to downtown and you have the beautiful Beacon hill park just there.

Excellent location if you are travelling with young ones!

Thanks You !!

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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British Columbia
4

Home Away from Home

  • 4 of 5

I loved spending time in this cozy suite. It was comfortable, full of charm and character, and is situated in a perfect location for walking. Best of all, the house (and the suite) offers a wonderful sense of place. Staying there, and walking the neighborhoods, you not only know you are in Victoria, but become a part of it during your stay. I look forward to returning.

  • Submitted: Jan 28, 2011
  • Stayed: Jan 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Burnside House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter
Nov 1 2016 - Mar 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
$372
$1,354
 
 
Shoulder
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$448
$1,580
 
 
Summer
May 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$523
$1,806
 
 
Shoulder
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$448
$1,580
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$75
 

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Burnside House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
General:
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Child Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • VCR
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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