About the property
- House900 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay3 - 5 nights
House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-7)
Welcome to your own self contained top floor two bedroom suite with private entry.
Comfortable queen sized beds, a kitchen with plenty of counter space, private laundry, digital cable + movie channels, wireless internet, all the amenities of home and much much more.
With these panoramic ocean and mountain views, huge private rooftop patios, windows at every turn, an inviting fireplace, a big screen TV. and a 47 jet therapeutic hot tub it won't be hard to relax and enjoy this vacation!
After your long day of indulging in Victoria wouldn't it be nice to escape to your own private rooftop terrace above the treetops and soak in the breathtaking views of the Olympic Mountains and Juan de Fuca Strait.
Ocean-Aire Vacation Suite offers you that and so much more. This two bedroom suite has it all!
A cozy gas fireplace to snuggle up by, a soothing hot tub to unwind in, sun drenched decks to sunbathe on, a big screen television to catch the latest flick, a kitchen designed to entertain in, comfortable beds that make it hard to leave and astounding views everywhere you turn.
And here at Ocean-Aire Vacation Suite we are only minutes to beautiful beaches, parks, trails, golfing, dining, recreation, shopping, transit and so much more.
We are just ten minutes from the heart of downtown Victoria and twenty minutes to the airport and ferries.
There are two flights of stairs to reach the suite. Guests with difficulty climbing stairs may which to inquire about our ground level suite. This property is also family friendly.
- Response rate:
- Response time:
- within two days
- english, french
- Calendar last updated:
- May 23, 2018
I placed much hard work in renovating our home and have placed much effort to making a perfect vacation suite that would make the most of the views that it has. We have been relay lucky to find such a great neighborhood within Victoria.
Owner purchased this House in 2007
Why Owner chose Esquimalt
We loved this hidden gem of a neighborhood that we found, and also the beautiful views of the mountains and ocean from the property.
What makes this House unique
We enjoy all this neighborhood offers within walking distance, a recreation centre, a library, grocery stores, various shops, restaurants, a kids play park, and a short walk to Saxe Point park on the ocean. The large decks provide a good deal of enjoyable outdoor space, with a wonderful view of the ocean and mountains. This is a very safe and friendly neighborhood that is centrally located.
Pool / Spa
Local Services & Businesses
Sports & Adventure Activities
Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Nice views, nice location.
The deck has nice views. It's good value for the price. Easy access to downtown just 10 min away. There were a few minor issues that the owner took care and of right away.
My family and I enjoyed staying at this property. There are a lot of stairs, but the suite is a good size and the deck is huge. 7 of us (3 adults and 4 children) spent a weekend and had more than enough space. Would stay here again.
Good location and pet friendly!
We enjoyed our stay at this suite. It is conveniently located in Esquimalt. Being pet friendly was a huge plus for us especially having the grass area on the upper level. There is a lovely view up top but unfortunately we stayed in March so wasn't able to enjoy the deck area but would be a lovely spot in the summer to hang out. The suite is neat and quiet at night.
The only downside is the trek up the outside stairway to the entry door and then the flight of stairs inside the unit. We were pre warned about the stairs but we had lots of groceries and luggage to pack up to the suite. Overall our experience was good, the owner was friendly and answered my email questions promptly. We would stay here again.
We stayed for January and February. This unit was perfect for us. We love to cook, entertain and this condo was well stocked and laid out great for both. Close to stores and a nice walk thru park to bus stop. The views and sunsets from the decks were awesome. Nic and family were very gracious hosts and quick to respond to our needs...which were few!
Would stay here again!!
Needs more attention
The property on the inside was accurately portrayed by the photos. It is a small space with all the basic amenities, furnished very inexpensively with Ikea furniture. The pull out sofa bed mattress was very thin, you could feel every coil, very uncomfortable for sleeping. A foam mattress topper would be a nice addition. The bedroom pillows in both rooms were very thin and lumpy they all need replacing. The biggest disappointment was the outdoor living space. The pictures do not accurately represent this space. There was no hammock, no umbrella, and the deck was filthy. I get that trees drop leaves and that the deck needs to be swept frequently but it was much more than that. The glass table had not been wiped down at all and had a huge sticky spill on it along with bird droppings. The cushions were covered in dirt and bird droppings it was really bad. The glass balcony railing was so dirty you could hardly see through it. The hot tub was hardly accessible do to dirt and debris around it. Not a garden oasis by any stretch. Overall a big disappointment.
I will say the owners were easy to deal with and the location is very accessible to downtown.
Firstly the guest did not indicate any of these issues during their stay, and reading this reviews the first I’ve learned of these concerns. For any guest who is not satisfied with the cleanliness of the suite, we are more than happy to provide for additional cleaning at our cost. We are also always just one call away and will put every effort in making it right for our guests.
This is the first complaint regarding pillows or the pull out couch that we have had. We will be looking at replacing the pillows. The pull out couch mattress is of the standard variety, we will look if there is anyway of improving the comfort it can offer.
The hammock on the deck has been replaced with a lounge chair, we have just not had time to update the photos online for this change. The umbrella was misplaced and has been relocated and is back on the deck. The glass railing looks like it could use a bit of a clean but was far from making it hard to see through. Our cleaning service is supposed to sweep the deck of debris and clean the patio table and chairs. I will be taking this up with them as to why this was not done as required.
The hot tub is the same as shown, the pond area has recently been removed and the entire front yard landscaping has been redone. The majority of the work should be completed by end of this month. The hot tub is now in a more private setting with a more functional sitting area, and there is a clear path to access the hot tub area. There may have been an occasion were work was ongoing during the day when some items were placed in the path, but this would usually be of short duration as we endeavor to keep the path clear at all times. Also this project will deliver added amenities such as a sauna and pool, which will be posted in more detail once they are fully installed.
The unit was very clean and exactly as advertised. Easy access to transit, grocery store, restaurants, and recreation centres. All of the appliances worked great, no issues with noisy neighbours, great neighbourhood. Nic was very prompt at answering emails which made checking in and out very easy.
The only two things requiring improvement would be to possibly upgrade and/or fix the TV (as previous reviews have mentioned, it has two permanent lines running down the middle) and to provide oven mitts. Both of these were very minor issues. We searched everywhere for oven mitts but couldn't find any so just used dishtowels when removing things from the oven. We might have just not looked hard enough for them
The lines on the TV have gotten much worse and has been replaced. As well a new pair of oven mitts will be put in the suite to replace the ones that have gone missing.
Have the best of both worlds! We are just a 10 minute drive from the bustling activity of the heart of downtown Victoria yet located in the quiet historic community of Esquimalt, place of shoaling waters. Still part of the Capital Region we are only a short stroll from parks, beaches, shopping, dining, transit, rec centre, library and so much more.
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
Pet fees and extra person fees have weekly discounts as for longer stays can be negotiated.