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Lovely Home in Quiet Neighborhood

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 3,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

Welcome to Beautiful Victoria, BC, where you will find golfing, beaches, hiking, great shopping and restaurants and a lovely quaint downtown. And welcome to our home, a great family home which backs onto a field and playground and is a ten minute walk to any of 3 beautiful local beaches. Enjoy a modern kitchen, a family room, play room, formal living and dining room and 4 bedrooms plus a loft. The deck is perfect for backyard barbecues and there is even a basketball court in the backyard for sports enthusiasts. The backyard also has a swing set and playhouse for the younger members of your party. Our house sleeps 10 in beds. There are 3 TVs with DVD players, a PS2 system with games, and lots of movies for a rainy day.

Amenities: Cape Cod House has a large deck in a private backyard with a hot tub, new stainless steel barbecue, and table and chairs for warm summer evenings. There is also a basketball court, play structure and sandbox.

Inside you will find a tastefully decorated home with a formal living and dining room, and plenty of informal spaces in which to relax. There is one king room two rooms with double beds, two rooms with two twin beds each, an optional toddler bed/crib and a hide-a-bed in the playroom.

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Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 30, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

What a wonderful time we had. Your house was the perfect spot for us to "call home". Lots of room for all of us to relax and visit with each other. Lots of homey touches and we appreciate the extras. This is our third house rental in Victoria and by far the best. We'll be calling again!
Oct 2009
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Gordon Head House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , Loft bedroom with pull down ladder. Not for young kids.
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Can be made up into a king.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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Lovely Home in Quiet Neighborhood
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 14 reviews

Clean, comfortable, great location!

  • 5 of 5

Dear Caroline,

Thank you so much for letting us stay at your lovely home. We had a great time relaxing, cooking, and spending time with family. We found the house very clean and well stocked with cooking supplies. Our kids age 2, 3, and 4 loved running around in the yard and playing in the loft. During our stay, we visited the Inner Harbor in Victoria, Beacon Hill Park and the Butchart Gardens which were all within a 30 min. Drive. Thank you also for being very easy to work with and always responding to my questions quickly. The next time we visit Victoria we would love to stay again!

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the wonderful review, Tran. I am so glad that the house suited your needs and that you found everything to your satisfaction. Do come again. Caroline
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Great Stay Near Victoria

  • 5 of 5

Caroline is a great host. She was so easy to communicate with and helpful in every way possible. The home is exactly as advertised. Our family of six slept comfortably and had plenty of room to spread out and relax after busy days exploring Victoria. Downtown Victoria is 25 minutes from the house.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review, Andrew, and I am glad that you enjoyed your stay. Best wishes, Caroline
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Tacoma, WA, USA

Very comfortable house

  • 5 of 5

We recently spent four nights in this house in Victoria, with my two sons and their families (4 grandchildren). The kids had fun playing in the backyard, which is large, and enjoyed the hot tub. We discovered a large school playground right behind the house that they loved. The house is comfortable and well furnished. The twin beds in one of the bedrooms are small and more appropriate for kids than adults. There is a large TV in the upstairs media room, which was also good for the kids. Most of the sights around Victoria (Hatley Castle, Butchart Gardens, downtown Victoria) were within a 25-30 minute drive. We had a very enjoyable stay, and I would recommend this house for a family gathering.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, Alvarita. So glad you enjoyed your stay! Caroline
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Great base camp to tour Victoria!

  • 5 of 5

Our Idaho British Car group spent 3 days at this beautiful house, and we enjoyed every moment there. The house was lovely, the neighbors very friendly and the accommodations very comfortable. It was nice to stay somewhere other than a motel room; we were able to visit and stretch out like we would not have been able in a motel. The close proximity to the bus route was a plus, as we took the bus to get downtown one day. Overall a very pleasant experience, and we would recommend this house to anyone looking for a more comfortable stay in Victoria!

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad that our home suited your group and that you were able to be comfortable and to visit. Come again anytime!
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San Benito, Texas

Wonderful experience !

  • 5 of 5

This property exceeded our expectations in every way. I particularly liked the owners' attention to detail, quick responses and the property's location. In the middle of everywhere we wanted to go. It's a short drive to the harbor and a short drive to Buchart Gardens. We were very comfortable and felt at home here. After a long day, the hot tub was an added bonus!!! Thank you for the great experience.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Robin. We are so glad that our home met your needs and that your experience was a great one. We hope you find Victoria in your travel plans again one day and that you'll think of us. And thanks for being such respectful guests! Caroline
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Perfect place for our extended family!

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week at this beautiful, expansive house and loved every second! We came to Victoria from Saskatchewan for a family wedding. There were six of us staying in the house – my husband and I, our two teens, my mother and my grandmother and it was perfect. There was so much room; we could have easily accommodated our original plan of ten people there. Everyone had their own space with a quiet room and comfortable bed to sleep in, plus plenty of room for a private space to watch to TV, to read, to work, to eat, to unwind, etc. We especially loved the back yard. The kids spent a lot of time on the basketball court. And every night we could all unwind in the hot tub. The extra touches left for us were so unexpected and appreciated. There was empty closets, empty pantry, lots of kitchenware, board games, books and great tourist and neighbourhood info. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone who asks and do my best to book again the next time we are in Victoria.

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the lovely comments! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that you were able to each find your own space and plenty of things to do. We hope that you will be able to come again and take in more of what Victoria has to offer. - Caroline
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $120.31
Refundable damage deposit $401.03

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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