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Stephens Suites, Kitsilano Fully Furnished 2 BR Top Floor

Bedrooms 2
Space 950 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 30 nights


About the property

2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms, (Max 4 guests, Max 2 children--16 and over only)

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The suite: 2 bedroom fully-furnished suite in a quiet residential neighborhood. Close to shopping and downtown Vancouver. The suite has a separate entrance and has many amenities such as internet access and satellite TV as well as a furnished back deck. The suite has 2 bedrooms, each with a queen size bed. There is a washer/dryer in the suite as well as an iron and ironing board. Towels, linens, cutlery and dishware provided. It is a home away from home.

The neighbourhood: Kitsilano is a beautiful beach-side community in Vancouver. Kitsilano is filled with tree-lined streets as well as quaint shops and restaurants. Nearby Attractions Fourth Avenue.

Granville Island.

Kitsilano Beach.

Spanish banks Beach.

Pacific Spirit Regional Park.

Downtown Vancouver.

Broadway Shopping.

More Details

Derek Leach
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 3, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

This apartment was superb. Highly recommended.The beds were very comfortable. There was no noise. It was clean, warm, light and very spacious. The new wooden floors were beautiful. We enjoyed both the covered verandah at the back, and the large window at the front with its lovely view of trees.The neighbourhood was wonderful; a friendly area with very pretty houses. We didn't have a car and found the buses were great. There are several bus routes in close walking distance. Lovely to be near the beach.Derek was a superb host. He graciously obliged me in all my special requests, which made our travelling in Canada much easier. All communications before and during the stay were answered promptly and professionally. Thanks, Derek, for making our stay so good!
Sep 2013
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West Side House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 12:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Memory Foam Mattress
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Memory Foam Mattress
    Sofa Bed in Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Memory foam matress
  • Sheets are 300 thread count or better and comforter shells are 100% cotton.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • rain forests
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Smoking is permitted outdoors only. Nearby Pools are: Vancouver Aquatic Centre, Kitsilano Outdoor Pool and Lord Byng Indoor Pool. Nearby Tennis courts: Tatlow park, Kits beach


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Stephens Suites, Kitsilano Fully Furnished 2 BR Top Floor
average rating of 4.769231 based on 27 reviews

Very lovely stay

  • 4 of 5

Comfortable apartment. Well equipped. Location is fantastic, located in the heart of Kitsilano. Restaurants, groceries, and beach in easy walking distance. Cute little balcony.

  • Submitted: Feb 23, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A great place to stay in Vancouver

  • 4 of 5

This is a really comfortable suite, well equipped to make for an easy stay. It has a very nice outside deck. There is good shopping and good restaurants within walking distance. Kitsilano farmers market is wonderful and close by. There are very convenient bus stops nearby that make it easy to get around. It is a really good place to see Vancouver from.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Coronado, CA

All of the little extras show the owners really care

  • 5 of 5

My family ( two adults and a 13 year old boy) stayed in this lovely rental during March 2017. We were pleasantly surprised at how well equipped it was. The bed and bedding was so comfortable. The towels were good quality. They had seasoning and ample pans and bakeware for cooking. Plenty of plates, cups and mugs. Tea was left for guests as well as plenty of toilet paper, laundry items and many other small goodies such as travel guides, books, and games. Going to Stanley Park? They have folding chairs to take with you. Bored during severe rain? We played their board games on some very rainy days! Check in and check out was easy. We had a car for part of the time and parked easily on the street. We used public transit the rest of the time, and it was so easy and fast to get anywhere from this location! Shopping, restaurants, cafes and anything you need is a short walk away. This was a wonderful stay. We definitely recommend it!

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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An excellent place

  • 5 of 5

An excellent place in terms of location, cleanliness and supplies of everything you need. Quiet, everything worked. All services within easy walking distance.

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Well equipped apartment in great Vancouver location

  • 5 of 5

This is a very well equipped, comfortable apartment. Clean and spacious, both bedrooms are equally big and attractive , which in my experience is unusual. Both have lots of storage space and one also leads out onto a generous outside seating area. The TV package in the living room is comprehensive and we were especially pleased to be able to record US Open Tennis programmes while we were out during the day! The kitchen was generously supplied with tea and coffee and had all the equipment needed to self cater.

We loved the area - comfortable and safe, but also buzzing with interesting cafes and restaurants nearby. Food shopping was easy too - a 5-minute walk to Safeway. Only a 20-minute walk to the amazing 150-metre outdoor swimming pool and Kitsilano Beach beyond, the area is also well served by a variety of buses that take you downtown in 15-20 minutes. We were able to park our car just outside the house.

Vancouver is a great place to visit. So much to do and see - we enjoyed cycling in Stanley Park, the Anthropology Museum & Botanical Gardens (an easy drive from the house), the Art Gallery and sightseeing around the Waterfront and Gas Town. If you are interested in massage, there are many opportunities at very reasonable prices (by London standards!) near to the apartment. I chose Royal Feet for accupressure massage and reflexology treatments - both excellent.

Derek was very quick to respond to all communications. He and his family live downstairs. On our arrival day he phoned to welcome us and check we had all we needed. He also advised us how to avoid being ticketed for incorrect parking for which we were grateful.

We have stayed in many apartments/ villas around the world and I honestly feel that for us this was one of the most comfortable and well appointed we have come across. Will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great property and great location.

  • 5 of 5

Lots of space to spread out in. Two good size bedrooms and a large living area. The kitchen has everything you need. Lots of soap, shampoo and even a new tube of toothpaste in the bathroom. We had no problems with on-street parking, which can be a problem in some areas with either pay machines or Resident Parking Permits. None of the major Vancouver attractions are very far away. The airport and Tssawwassen ferry are also not far.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
13 Kilometres
Vancouver International
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
5.2 Kilometres
Canada Place Cruise Ship Terminal and SeaBus
Nearest Golf
4.5 Kilometres
University Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Kilometres
West Fourth Avenue
Nearest Ski
17.3 Kilometres
Grouse Mountain
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Kitsilano Beach and Outdoor Pool
Car: not necessary

Tree lined street in Kitsilano. Walking distance to Fourth Avenue shops and Kitsilano Beach. Minutes to downtown.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Departure Cleaning $156.1
Refundable damage deposit $156.1

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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