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Urban Cottage with Private Patio, Garden and Pond, Full Kitchen & Laundry

(10 Reviews)

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Last updated: 05/22/2017
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

House, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

Although we have a 7 night minimum stay, check the Vancouver Garden House website for 5 and 6 night specials. Our quoted rate includes all taxes and fees. On site parking is free.

Centrally situated in Mount Pleasant/Riley Park near Main Street, this welcoming one-bedroom garden house offers privacy, quiet and convenience. The free standing building features large floor-to-ceiling living room windows that look out onto beautifully maintained landscaping while providing lots of south-facing light to this bright, airy space. A fountain splashes clear water into a 3 foot deep pond that stretches across the front of the house; a cedar plank sitting deck acts as a bridge to the entrance way. The contemporary and open-concept design creates a flow from one room to the next. Guests have their own entrance as well as private parking right beside the Garden house. Additionally, there is ample free street parking in front of the property and in our quiet and safe residential neighbourhood.


What You Will Find Inside: The suite is immaculate and a recent renovation has been to the same high standards as the original construction. Included is a queen-sized bed, large closets, a bathroom with tiled walk-in shower, a 34” flat screen cable HD TV with DVD player, high speed wireless internet, queen-sized pull-out sectional sofa, a dining table for up to 6 guests and a fully equipped kitchen with new appliances (full sized refrigerator and dishwasher, drip coffee maker, automatic espresso machine, microwave, electric range, etc). To help you prepare your own gourmet meal, we keep a good selection of herbs and oils on hand for your use. Fresh herbs can be picked from the garden when they are in season. All serving and preparation utensils, dishes and cookware are provided.

The laundry room offers a new (2011) full sized Samsung washer and dryer with complimentary detergent.

What You Will Find in the Neighbourhood: The Garden House is only 2.5 blocks from the charming shops and cafes on trendy Main Street. Granville Island is a 11 minute drive, the City Centre and Gastown takes 9 minutes and nearby Queen Elizabeth Park, which offers some of the most beautiful public gardens in Vancouver, is only 7 minutes away. To the city centre (Georgia & Howe) by transit is a 20 minute ride. If you are driving, the same 20 minutes will get you to Stanley Park and the Seawall or if you prefer, Jericho Beach.

Business Features: Several features are available for business travelers: a separate desk with drawers unit and ergonomic seating, a wireless printer/copier/scanner (paper included), a (local calls only) phone and of course, high speed wireless internet.
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Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/22/2017

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cottage
  • 616 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking allowed inside the unit....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • The bedroom sleeps two and the living room sofa sleeps an additional two.The bedroom has an opening window, a phone, an alarm clock/radio, carpets and a large closet that runs across the wall opposite the bed. End tables on either side of the bed feature reading lights. The bedroom has it's own adjustable heater. The bathroom has a walk-in shower, dual-flush toilet, vanity with sink and it's own separate heater. iron & board, coffee maker, toaster, stove top burners, sofabed, deck wood, Outdoor Entertainment Area, computer macintosh, cell phone, alarm clock, fax, toilet paper, Alarm System, soaps basic, towels provided, laundry soap, Vacuum System. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Includes access to Pay-Per-View channel....moreless

  • Stereo

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Space heaters in each room. Large, moveable radiant heater provided....moreless

  • Internet:

    The Garden House has it's own base station extension....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Parking is free beside the Garden House. Additional parking on the street is always available....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Additional parking on the street is always available....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Local calls....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    2 full sets...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    12 cup coffee machine...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    will serve 6 or more...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Blomburg dishwasher (2011)...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Full size kitchen, electric kettle, GE Electric Range, full size refrigerator and dishwasher...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

5
from 10 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring & Summer 2017
Apr 3 - Oct 1, 2017
7 night min stay

$860 $2,927
October 2017
Oct 2 - Nov 5, 2017
7 night min stay

$695 $2,342
November/December 2017
Nov 6 - Dec 17, 2017
7 night min stay

$615 $2,086
Christmas/New Year's 2017
Dec 18 - Dec 31, 2017
7 night min stay

$878
Winter 2018
Jan 1 - Apr 1, 2018
7 night min stay

$765 $2,576
Spring & Summer 2018
Apr 2 - Sep 30, 2018
7 night min stay

$944 $3,220
October 2018
Oct 1 - Nov 4, 2018
7 night min stay

$765 $2,576
November/December 2018
Nov 5 - Dec 16, 2018
7 night min stay

$615 $2,086
Christmas - New Year's 2018
Dec 17 - Dec 31, 2018
7 night min stay

$966
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$944 $3,220
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:


Notes:

The Vancouver Garden House is self-catered. Parking is on the property beside the Garden House and is free.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 05/22/2017
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Location

12.2 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
YVR Vancouver International Airport
0.6 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
The Five Point Restaurant & Pub
32.9 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal
4.8 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Langara Golf Course
2.9 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Pacific Central Station
6.1 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Trans-Canada Hwy
0.6 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Burgoo Bistro Main St
29.1 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Mount Seymour Ski Resort
6 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Kits Point Beach

The Garden House is only 2.5 blocks from the charming shops and cafes on trendy Main Street. Granville Island is a 11 minute drive, the City Centre and Gastown takes 9 minutes and nearby Queen Elizabeth Park, which offers some of the most beautiful public gardens in Vancouver, is only 7 minutes away. To the city centre (Georgia & Howe) by transit is a 20 minute ride. If you are driving, the same 20 minutes will get you to Stanley Park and the Seawall or if you prefer, Jericho Beach.

playground, churches, marina, synagogues, scenic drives, beachcombing, Disco club, outlet shopping, walking, pier fishing, ATM/bank, fitness center, medical services, groceries, hospital.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: Gary and Carole are a professional musician and photographer couple working in this beautiful west coast city of Vancouver.

Why the Owner Chose Riley Park-Little Mountain, Riley Park, Vancouver, BC, Canada:
We chose this property after appreciating the quiet neighbourhood and what promised to be a vibrant and developing retail environment on Main Street. And in fact, the neighbourhood remains peaceful and Main Street has blossomed into a lively shopping district.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Google 'Vancouver Garden House' to find our own website with the full story.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/22/2017

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Photos

  • Walkway to the Vancouver Garden House

    Walkway to the Vancouver Garden House

  • From Inside

    From Inside

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Kitchen and TV/DVD

    Kitchen and TV/DVD

  • Office Area and Kitchen

    Office Area and Kitchen

  • View of the Bedroom From the Doorway

    View of the Bedroom From the Doorway

  • View of the Bedroom with Window

    View of the Bedroom with Window

  • Bathroom Shower

    Bathroom Shower

  • The shades are down for the night.

    The shades are down for the night.

  • View from the Doorway

    View from the Doorway

  • Living Room and Kitchen

    Living Room and Kitchen

  • Office Area and Kitchen

    Office Area and Kitchen

  • Hallway for Laundry, Bathroom and Bedroom

    Hallway for Laundry, Bathroom and Bedroom

  • View of the Bedroom, Including the Closet

    View of the Bedroom, Including the Closet

  • Bathroom from the Hallway

    Bathroom from the Hallway

  • View from the Kitchen

    View from the Kitchen

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Tuesday, May 23, 2017

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