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'Pied-À-Terre Harbour Penthouse' Private Rooftop Deck-Victoria

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Last updated: 06/04/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description


About the Pied-à-Terre Harbour Penthouse in Victoria, BC, Canada:

Beautifully designed, this luxurious south-west view, corner penthouse on the harbour’s edge creates a unique sensory experience for the sophisticated traveler. The suite was renovated, May 2011, and the use of local materials, suppliers and trades makes it uniquely Victoria. Furnished to 'stand out from the crowd,” all fabrics and furniture pieces were selected by Interior Designer, Teresa Ryback, who is recognized for creating grand prize lottery dream homes and luxury residential properties. The Pied-à-Terre features two balconies on the main level that open to create a refreshing cross breeze and a private, rooftop deck that can be accessed via an in-suite staircase (luxury yacht-type ladder) or by way of elevator and stairs from the building’s hallway. A verdured, common-area adjoins the Pied-à-Terre’s private roof deck, where a gas barbeque is accessed on a first-come basis.

Perfect for vacation or business travel, this exquisitely furnished, full 1 bedroom/ 1 bath, comfortably appointed penthouse boasts Brazilian cherry hardwood floors, silestone countertops in the (fully equipped) kitchen and bath, stainless steel appliances, high-speed internet connection, 50' flat screen Panasonic TV w/ Optik TV digital programming, NETFLIX, washer/ dryer, gas fireplace and secure underground parking, plus more.

This “sweet suite” is conveniently located in the modern and secure, Mermaid Wharf building in Victoria’s “Design District” - a historic part of the west side of downtown, just steps away from entertainment, water activities and eclectic shopping. Enjoy the spectacular views of water, sunsets and the rhythm of the downtown lights. Access to activities and amenities is easy and near endless from this well situated location-!

It is truly a jewel in the heart of Victoria.

Steeped in history, rich in culture and blanketed in colour, downtown Victoria is a very pedestrian friendly area; numerous restaurants and entertainment are walking distance from the Mermaid Wharf building. Many forms of off-island transportation are available, if desired. There are seaplane services and Ferry transportation to Vancouver, Seattle, Port Angeles and Bellingham that are easy and convenient. Additionally, there's the Victoria Harbour Heliport offering Helijet service and charters.

Please note, we provide a smoke and pet free environment for the comfort of all our guests.

Again, one dedicated secure parking space w/ bicycle storage is provided during your stay at Mermaid Wharf at no additional cost.

Please inquire by email.


Keywords: Victoria, condo, Pied-à-Terre, penthouse, harbour, harbor, waterfront, oceanfront, gorge, downtown, executive, furnished, luxury, designer, vacation, rental, suite, private rooftop deck, patio, best, view

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 5
  • 700 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : Two elevators + Stairs

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 Years...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children:

    Please Note: in-suite staircase to rooftop deck, gas fireplace & 3-piece, glass coffee table pose hazards to children...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Private rooftop deck with access from the suite's private stairway, secure resident stairway or the building's elevator. Being a corner suite with operable windows and rooftop hatch, no air-conditioning unit is necessary--the cross breeze from the water is delightful & fresh-! Bike and kayak storage is available in the secure underground parking facility. Please, no bikes in the Pied-à-Terre Harbour Penthouse suite. Ask about Concierge service. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Includes Sports Channel package. Inquire about favourite stations or Pay per View movies...moreless

  • Television:

    32' Panasonic LCD w/ Telus Optix....moreless

Theme

  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Olympic Mountains backdrop the downtown skyline & Victoria's Inner Harbour...moreless

  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront:

    Water, water everywhere ......moreless

  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Electric heat in Bedroom...moreless

  • Internet:

    Free Internet...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    High quality linens provided...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    One (1) Underground Secure Spot. Max. 1.9 Metres...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone:

    Free local calling...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Towels provided...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Washer & Dryer provided...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    WiFi w/ code provided ...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Please inquire about catering service...moreless

  • Coffee Maker:

    Coffee Maker supplied for our guests with complimentary coffee....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Cooking Utensils included in suite...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishes & utensils supplied...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Covered balcony off main floor + 1 Juliet balcony...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Private rooftop deck with patio furniture seating four. There is also a common, entertainment rooftop deck with more seating and gas barbecue...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Rentals at your doorstep ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Located on common-property deck--shared on first-come basis. We supply BBQ utensils...moreless

Building Type

  • Building

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
SPRING/SUMMER
Apr 1 - Sep 30, 2016
3 night min stay
$152
$1,062 $2,959
FALL SEASON
Oct 1 - Dec 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$136
$816 $2,125
WINTER SEASON
Jan 1 - Mar 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$128
$758 $2,125
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$137
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $75.88
  • Tax Rate 5%

Notes:

Credit Card will be kept on file as Damage Deposit.

No tax for stays over 30 days

$100.00 Cleaning fee to be added to each booking.

25% Upon Booking, 75% Balance 30 days before arrival. If booking is made less than 30 days before arrival, Balance is paid in full. Tax does not apply to stays over 30 days.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 06/04/2016
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Location

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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: About your Victoria, Pied-à-Terre hosts: First of all, thank you for taking the time to look at our luxury, executive vacation rental suite, the 'Pied-â-Terre Harbour Penthouse.' My husband and I are very proud of what we have to offer our discerning, cosmopolitan clients. Our waterfront penthouse is located in beautiful, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Teresa is a multi-award winning interior designer and Preston is a composer and trumpet instrumentalist with a background in private, real-estate investment. We welcome you-!

Why the Owner Chose Downtown, Victoria, BC, Canada:
As Victoria is one of the most livable cities in Canada, if not the world - it makes for the perfect 'Pied-à-Terre' locale-! Definition of “Pied-à-Terre” from the Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary: Definition of PIED-À-TERRE : a temporary or second lodging Origin of PIED-À-TERRE French, literally, foot to the ground First Known Use: 1829


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Photos

  • Living room looking West ~ Ocean views

    Living room looking West ~ Ocean views

  • Living room looking South West at Inner Harbour

    Living room looking South West at Inner Harbour

  • Fully stocked Kitchen

    Fully stocked Kitchen

  • Dining & staircase to the private, "Pied-a-Terre" rooftop deck

    Dining & staircase to the private, "Pied-a-Terre" rooftop deck

  • Bedroom with dresser, alarm clock, ironing board and quality linens

    Bedroom with dresser, alarm clock, ironing board and quality linens

  • Private desk area w/ computer speakers

    Private desk area w/ computer speakers

  • In-suite washer & dryer - Laundry detergent included

    In-suite washer & dryer - Laundry detergent included

  • Rooftop dining w/ hatch to suite and gate to common area in background

    Rooftop dining w/ hatch to suite and gate to common area in background

  • The 'Pied-a-Terre Harbour Penthouse' location in the Mermaid Wharf building

    The 'Pied-a-Terre Harbour Penthouse' location in the Mermaid Wharf building

  • Take a romantic walk to the Parliament Building and enjoy the Christmas lights

    Take a romantic walk to the Parliament Building and enjoy the Christmas lights

  • Rent or tour outside your door

    Rent or tour outside your door

  • Catch a water taxi just outside your door and visit  Fisherman's Wharf

    Catch a water taxi just outside your door and visit Fisherman's Wharf

  • Living room looking South at Inner Harbour

    Living room looking South at Inner Harbour

  • 50" Panasonic TV w/ NETFIX & Telus Optik

    50" Panasonic TV w/ NETFIX & Telus Optik

  • Deck off of kitchen.  Enjoy morning coffee with ocean view

    Deck off of kitchen. Enjoy morning coffee with ocean view

  • Overview of 1 bedroom "Pied-a-Terre" suite

    Overview of 1 bedroom "Pied-a-Terre" suite

  • Bathroom with Silestone countertops and curved shower rod

    Bathroom with Silestone countertops and curved shower rod

  • Entrance Hall

    Entrance Hall

  • Enter your private rooftop deck by in-suite staircase or by elevator.

    Enter your private rooftop deck by in-suite staircase or by elevator.

  • "Pied-a-Terre" private rooftop deck with city and Harbour views

    "Pied-a-Terre" private rooftop deck with city and Harbour views

  • Enjoy the July 1st, Canada Day fireworks from your private, rooftop deck

    Enjoy the July 1st, Canada Day fireworks from your private, rooftop deck

  • View of Inner-Harbour from your private, rooftop deck

    View of Inner-Harbour from your private, rooftop deck

  • Water activities abound

    Water activities abound

  • Enjoy the view - The Johnson Street Bridge, aka: The 'Blue Bridge'

    Enjoy the view - The Johnson Street Bridge, aka: The 'Blue Bridge'

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Thursday, July 21, 2016

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