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Idyllic Ocean & Heritage Garden Views in your own Luxury Suite

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Penthouse, 1 Bedroom + Convertible Bed(s), 1 Bath (Sleeps 4)

Bright and airy one bedroom top floor suite with 10ft ceilings, wrap around deck to watch the boats sail by and to enjoy the sun from morning to sunset. All the amenities of a first class hotel, which it was, with the advantage of your own fully equipped kitchen with new stove. Granite counters,and exceptionally well stocked with dishes, cookware and spices.

Open concept living-dining room with french doors to deck. Tastefully furnished living area, with gas fireplace ,CD player, flat screen TV, and writing desk, printer/scanner. Sofa also converts to sofa bed.

Spacious king size bedroom ,with new pillow top mattress , lounge chair and ottoman. Gas fireplace,flat screen TV,DVD player, CD player and phone. Sumptuous ensuite with heated slate floor, luxurious soaker tub, shower, quality granite topped vanity, wall mounted towel warmer. Plentiful supply of towels. In suite washer and dryer. Elegant entrance foyer with huge salt water aquarium. Plenty of comfortable seating areas around the cozy fireplace.

Outside patio with summer furniture and BBQ. Beautiful heritage gardens full of interesting native plantings.

Exercise gym with sybaritic sauna . Underground parking, and elevator. Steps from The Latch Restaurant, once the summer residence of the Lieutenant Governor in the early 1900s. Short walk or drive to the busy little town of Sidney, within 10 min drive to airport or ferry. 30 min drive to Victoria, and easy access to bus system.

Great reviews from happy guests over the last 2 years .

More Details

Owner
Joanne Heath
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
July 26, 2017

About Joanne Heath

We are lucky enough to have a vacation home in Hawaii , and a ski chalet near Vernon .

We have travelled a lot over the last few years but it is always nice to know we are coming back to Sidney !

Pender Island is where we now reside.

Joanne Heath purchased this condo in 2012

Why Joanne Heath chose Vancouver Island

This is a Penthouse top floor West and South facing luxury suite with ocean and harbour views.

What makes this condo unique

Bright and airy. Our own deck to enjoy the sun and water views from.

So convenient to everything , airport, ferry, Victoria and walk into Sidney.

Great Thai food restaurant in Sidney.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hello Joanne, we had a lovely stay in Victoria. Your condo was perfect and equipped with everything we needed to make our stay a pleasant one. It was convenient drive to shops and restaurants in Sidney a so close to the ferry as well. We will definitely consider your place for future visits to Victoria.
May 2017
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Amenities

Sidney Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25 ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) sofa bed in living room
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Idyllic Ocean & Heritage Garden Views in your own Luxury Suite
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 30 reviews
5

Great Sidney condo.

  • 5 of 5

Great location & spotless! Has everything you need. Owner easy to communicate with. I had a lovely few days here & one day want to buy a condo in the Miraloma. So this was a great way to 'check out the building'. I look forward to staying in # 309 again very soon! Thanks & all the best.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Good luck with your search for a home at Miraloma , it would be nice to have you as a neighbour ! Please come and stay again.
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5

Perfect retreat

  • 5 of 5

Great place! Everything we needed and more, it was the perfect spot to return to after exploring.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sidney Vacation Condo

  • 4 of 5

Excellent location for Sidney and the Saanich Peninsula and first class accommodation; recommended without any reservations.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely stay in Victoria

  • 5 of 5

Joanne, your condo was perfect and was equipped with everything we needed to make our stay a pleasant one. It was a convenient drive to shops and restaurants in Sidney and so close to the ferry as well. We will definitely consider your place for future visits to Victoria.

Geoff and Nerissa

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

An excellent alternative to a hotel

  • 5 of 5

I had a couple of weeks work to do in Victoria and was lucky enough to find this place instead of the hotel option. It had everything I needed (hi speed wireless internet, cable tv, privacy). The location is only 10 minutes away from the ferry terminal. Just outside of Sydney, a great town to visit) it is a bit of a drive to downtown (about 20 minutes) but has a great view of the ocean and is in a really quiet and peaceful area. The condo is tastefully decorated and extremely comfortable. The owners were very approachable and always available if I had any questions (nice, nice people). I would recommend this rental option to anyone who is spending a bit of time on the island and wants to feel like they never left home.

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

We rented this condo for 3 weeks. What a great "find" in that not only was the location perfect on Vancouver Island it was also a very clean, equipped and a beautiful place. It truly felt like our second home after a few days. From the balcony, we could watch boats, hear birds and just relax looking at the beautiful gardens that surround the condo building. Every day I could walk to Sidney centre which was a 25+ min , "zen" stroll through gorgeous neighborhoods and along the pier boardwalk.

The condo itself was very clean with so many little "extras" (lots of extra staples - ie spices, etc - in the kitchen cupboards; laundry detergents for the in-suite washer/dryer; a welcome binder with so much information about the condo, the town, etc)

The booking process was also great - the owner responded quickly to my numerous questions and was always available for additional questions via email/phone.

Very impressed with this rental - would return again and would highly recommend to others. Great place!

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Victoria International
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Sea Glass
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Swazt Bay
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Ardmore or Glen Meadows
Nearest Motorway
500 Metres
Highway 17
Nearest Restaurant
10 Metres
The Latch Sea Glass
Nearest Beach
400 Metres
Roberts Bay
Car: not necessary

A 15 minute stroll will bring you to Sidney , famous for its many book stores. Added attractions include the Shaw Discovery Centre, Shoal Harbour Bird Sanctuary, salmon fishing, whale watching, kayaking, and a First Nations canoe tour.Close by you can also find the BC Aviation Museum .

Sidney has some excellent places to eat many interesting stores to wander around , and a lovely sea walk.

A bus ride or short drive will take you to wineries, the world famous Butchart Gardens, and Victoria set around the busy inner harbour.

Have tea at the Empress hotel, visit the Maritime Museum, the Royal BC Museum, or some of the many art galleries.Bastion Square is the site of the original Fort Victoria , and now home to many shops and restaurants.

Spend a morning wandering Antique Row ( Fort Street ), China Town, or follow the pedestrian walkway around the inner harbour.

Russells Books on Fort Street is a must for book lovers and Johnson Street for non chain store clothes.

Almost too many things to do and see in Sidney and the surrounding areas !

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Rates & Availability

Sidney Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
summer
Jun 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$88
$598
 
 
Christmas
Dec 21 2017 - Jan 3 2018
5 night minimum stay
$112
$717
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$96
$617
$2,151
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $71.71
Pet Fee $39.84

Rates are based on 2 guests .
Additional $10.00 nightly for extra 3rd or 4th guest.
$50.00 pet fee
If possible late check out requests will be accommodated , a fee may apply.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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