'Pied-À-Terre Harbour Penthouse' Private Rooftop Deck-Victoria(40 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Property type:Condo
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)
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 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.
For your peace of mind: the Pied-à-Terre is Business Licensed, and the Mermaid Wharf building is Zoned for short-term stays and vacation rentals. Please feel comfortable, and enjoy this friendly community. Kindly 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.
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Member since: 2011
- On floor 5
- 700 sq. ft.
- Elevator : Two elevators + Stairs
- Non Smoking Only
- Not Suitable For Children:
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Private Chef
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2
- Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- 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
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Medical Services
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Mountain View:
- Ocean View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Mountain Biking
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Clothes Dryer:
- Covered Parking:
- Gas Fireplace
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room
- Catering Available:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 1 - Mar 31, 2017
3 night min stay
Apr 1 - Sep 30, 2017
3 night min stay
Oct 1 - Dec 31, 2017
3 night min stay
WINTER SEASON 2018
Jan 1 - Mar 31, 2018
3 night min stay
Apr 1 - Sep 30, 2018
2 night min stay
FALL SEASON 2018
Oct 1 - Dec 31, 2018
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning Fee $74.78
- Tax Rate 5%
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:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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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
Living room looking West ~ Ocean views
Living room looking South West at Inner Harbour
Fully stocked Kitchen
Dining & staircase to the private, "Pied-a-Terre" rooftop deck
Bedroom with dresser, alarm clock, ironing board and quality linens
In-suite washer & dryer - Laundry detergent included
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
Take a romantic walk to the Parliament Building and enjoy the Christmas lights
Rent or tour outside your door
Catch a water taxi just outside your door and visit Fisherman's Wharf
Living room looking South at Inner Harbour
50" Panasonic TV w/ NETFIX & Telus Optik
Deck off of kitchen. Enjoy morning coffee with ocean view
Overview of 1 bedroom "Pied-a-Terre" suite
Computer Work Station with free Wifi
Bathroom with Silestone countertops and curved shower rod
Enter your private rooftop deck by in-suite staircase or by elevator.
"Pied-a-Terre" private rooftop deck with city and Harbour views
Enjoy the July 1st, Canada Day fireworks from your private, rooftop deck
View of Inner-Harbour from your private, rooftop deck
Water activities abound
Enjoy the view - The Johnson Street Bridge, aka: The 'Blue Bridge'
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Thursday, March 23, 2017
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