Vancouver Heritage Garden Suite - Awesome Views and Location
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
As travelers ourselves my wife and I have been renting out our Heritage House Garden Suite since 2009. Over that time we have had the great pleasure of hosting folks from around the world. We have made some great friends and always look forward to adding a new visitor to our world map which shows where all our visitors have come from. Vancouver as you well know if one of the most awesome cities in the world. We hosted the 2010 Winter games which put us on the map. If you are a sports fan our Vancouver Whitecaps Soccer team has just entered the MLS and they play just next door from the Vancouver Canucks at BC Place. As a hockey fan you will be able to see our Vancouver Canucks, Junior Hockey is just a few blocks away where you can you watch our Vancouver Giants. If you are a music fan Vancouver hosts the annual Vancouver Folk Festival in July, and the Burnaby Blues Festival in August as well as our International Jazz Festival in late June and early July. Add to that numerous arts and music festivals throughout the lower mainland. Just want to wallow in nature. From the 'heights' you will see three major ski mountains - Mount Seymour, Cypress Mountain and Grouse and a bit further away is Whistler, voted number one ski resort in North American many years in a row and the major venue for the 2010 Olympics along with Cypress Mountain. Hiking, boating, sailing, bicycling, eating, drinking, dancing, running, playing, partying. Vancouver has it all. Stay with a couple who has lived in Vancouver for many years and can point you in the direction of many activities that only the locals know.
Keywords: Our home is a main floor garden suite in one of Vancouver's most beautiful neighborhoods. Conveniently close to all of Vancouver's tourist sites. Mountain and Ocean views with all the amenities of a great neighborhood. Situated in 'little Italy' with great restaurants, coffee shops and markets. Swimming pools, community center, library, transit connections, parks and walking trails all close by.
Member since: 2011
- 950 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 3
- 1 Queen Size Bed and 1 Double Size Sofabed
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Full size bathroom with tub and shower.
- Our suite has a great outdoor garden space which is just out the door. Use your own private terrace or you can use the lounging area in our garden. If you enjoy fresh vegetables you are more than welcome to pick from our vegetable garden depending on the time of year. Love hiking, you will find some great hiking trails just minutes away or just enjoy our beautiful neighborhood and its lovely streets....moreless
- Music Library:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Deepsea Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Ski Lift Privileges
- Whitewater Rafting
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Fitness Room / Equipment:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- 3 to 7 day cleaning fee $38.24
- Taxes Not included
On stays of more than 30 days our payments terms our "remaining balance" terms are negotiable.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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Even though our home is physically in Burnaby we are only 4 houses away from the Vancouver border. You will be closer to many Vancouver locations than actually staying in Vancouver. Vancouver has some of the most spectacular scenery and outdoor activities in the world. You are only minutes away from 3 major ski hills. 25 minute away from the famous "Grouse Grind" Many of our guests have had the honor of completing this must do Vancouver activity. Nature abounds in our neighborhood with the Trans Canada trail just minutes from us. 1/2 block away is a great park with tennis courts and walking trails. The PNE "Pacific National Exhibition" grounds is a short walk and will give you the opportunity to ride one of the biggest wooden roller coasters in North America. Many restaurants dot the Heights with traditional to ethnic in abundance. Pretty well every ethnic food is represented within a short walk of our home. Sports, you can see BC place from our house. BC Lions for football and the Whitecaps for Soccer. Rogers Arena, next doors hosts the Vancouver Canucks. Just a walk down the hill and you will find Pacific Coliseum, old home of the Canucks and now the home of our Junior hockey team, the Giants. Downtown Vancouver with all its great clubs, restaurants and bars is just a short bus ride away. Burnaby hosts the Burnaby Blues Festival in August and of course we have the Vancouver Folk Festival in early July. A must for any music fan. The Squamish Music Festival and the Pemberton Festival are two of the top contemporary music festivals on the summer circuit. Looking for some Counter Culture. Main Street and The Drive are minutes away and offer great shopping, cool coffee shops and tons of awesome eats. Food trucks - just over the bridge to the Londale Quay for the Friday Nite Market, not to be missed. Deep Cove, a great destination and the setting for the TV drama series Cedar Cove. A must for sight seeing, kayaking, paddle boarding and sailing. Harmony Arts Festival in August. Just over the bridge and down the highway to West Vancouver. And it goes on and on. Our guests who have stayed 2 weeks or more say they "ran out of time" My wife and I have lived here for over 25 years and have a very good handle of the vibe of the city. Please ask us and we will send you on to a truly unique adventure.
Year Purchased: 1992
About the owner: My wife and I have traveled extensively throughout Southeast Asia and Europe as well as North and Central America. I am in the import furniture business and am also a travel photographer. We enjoy meeting new travellers and exchanging information and stories of our travels. We have a large family who also enjoy travelling and when younger were always treking along at our side. I am a aspiring musician who when I have guests tries really hard to keep down the sounds of my guitar. We are avid music fans and attend many music events in the Vancouver and whenever we travel. Your suite will be furnished with my photographs as well as some furniture and decorative items from our travels.
Why the Owner Chose Hastings-Sunrise, Vancouver, BC, Canada:
If you would like to stay in one of Vancouver's nicest and most treed neighborhoods as well as relax in our oasis of a backyard and avoid the buzz of the big city and the generic hotel scene this might be your place. Even though we are just across the border into Burnaby we are closer to most major lower mainland sites than staying in Vancouver. Google us and you will see our great location.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
When you stay in our Heritage Garden Suite you will be able to experience the west coast lifestyle. Close to the mountains, hiking and biking trails, the ocean and all the amenities it provides. Just minutes from your home you will find great coffee shops, numerous ethnic restaurants, pubs, sporting facilities, parks, swimming pools and all the things you would expect of a great neighborhood.
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Here is your terrace and your home entrance.
Gather round your gas fire pit.
Your home just through the red door.
If you need it the sofa folds down into a queen size bed for two.
View of the kitchen and entrance from the living room.
Enjoy a beautiful view into the backyard garden from your dining area.
Queen size four poster bed in large two closet bedroom.
Cozy up to the fire, curl up in a big lounge chair and watch some TV
Here is your fully equipped kitchen.
A typical street in the neighborhood.
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Monday, August 29, 2016
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