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Executive Suite Near It All, 2bd Upper Long term Rental

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 800 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 30 - 31 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bed, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4

** This executive fully furnished listing is available for long term rental starting September. Please send us a message if you are interested, TV, Wifi, and utilities included. This beautiful 2 bedrooms 1 bath upper suite in a renovated turn of the century home has it all. Included in your monthly rent is all utilities, wifi, Optik TV and phone. New kitchen with bosch dishwasher, washer dryer, bamboo floors, renovated bathroom with beautiful finishes, outdoor BBQ with garden seating, etc. The property is located near EVERYTHING. The best locally owned specialty food store, grocery store, restaurants, bank, etc. are very close by. Downtown is a short walk, where you can see the famous Empress Hotel, the inner harbour, the Royal BC Museum and IMax theater, art galleries, and more. The beautiful Dallas Rd. waterfront is a 3 minute walk, and has a wonderful walking trail connecting numerous pocket beaches. Equally close is Beacon Hill Park - with amazing gardens, kids playgrounds and water parks, ponds, petting zoo, peacocks, natural forests and meadows, etc.

Quite simply the best location you can get in Victoria. In a quiet and beautiful setting but a stones throw from every amenity you could ask for. No need for a car, but there is street parking with no time restrictions if you would like to bring one so you can drive to all the wonderful attractions on the Island.

More Details

Owner
Tim Scaife
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Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
50%
Calendar last updated:
August 18, 2018

About Tim Scaife

South Island Holiday Services.

We bought this beautiful property in 2014 and are so excited to own this place in the best location in the city.

Tim Scaife purchased this house in 2014

Why Tim Scaife chose James Bay

Perfect location. Great mix of turn of the century character neighbourhood with modern finishes and conveniences (washer/dryer, dishwasher, bamboo floors, new tile, etc).

What makes this house unique

All the peace, quiet and beauty you could ask for, while still being close to downtown, the beach, park, amenities, etc. Upper level suite with everything you need and more.

Amenities

James Bay House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Beautiful, bright, new finishes, light tube
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Super comfy bed, high end bed with amazing duvet
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Super comfy bed, high end bed with amazing duvet
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We can provide additional services during your stay for an additional fee: - more frequent cleaning

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(28 traveler reviews)

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Executive Suite Near It All, 2bd Upper Long term Rental
average rating of 4.5 based on 28 reviews
5

Great

  • 5 of 5

Very nice, beds were great.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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4

A cozy and comfortable home away from home!

  • 4 of 5

We loved the location and the space was very clean and bright! The beds were very comfortable and the kitchen had everything we needed! Thank-you!

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We found the property a very comfortable place to stay.

  • 4 of 5

It was nice to have a well equipped kitchen with so many of the staples provided. Especially the full sized coffee machine. It was clean and cozy with temp controllers in many rooms.

The suite is walking distance to downtown and the inner harbor. We stayed 6 nights and would stay again.

Ed

  • Submitted: Feb 14, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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3

Average property

  • 3 of 5

The suite is in a nice location, walking distance to downtown and the waterfront. The suite itself was just average, was fairly clean and has a well stocked kitchen. For the price I expected something cozier. I didn't want to spend anymore time in it than I had to.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean and light

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and light apartment, easy to find and all instructions clear.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Great Location with Poor Furnishings

  • 3 of 5

Although the location in James Bay was great for walking access to the Inner Harbour, downtown shopping, Beacon Hill Park and the ocean, the furnishings in this apartment were less than idea. The major problem was that the beds were way to soft, with no back support resulting in a poor night's sleep for anyone who needs a firm mattress for good back support (even the pillows were flat and provided little head support). The leather couch was also not very comfortable and definitely not a good sleeping alternative.

This unit also did not have A/C or even fans, so with temperatures near 30C during the day, the upstairs apartment was very hot and stuffy, even with the windows open (without screens). Leaving the windows open at night was difficult, as it did cool off and there were no extra blankets (just heavy down comforters over the sheets, which was either too hot with it on or too cool with it off).

Finally, when we arrived late in the evening, we found no paper products (toilet paper, paper towels, Kleenex, etc), but Jordan was nice enough to bring over some TP and paper towels that evening. We had a great time in Victoria viewing all of the many gardens and having several high teas and we will return to Victoria in the future, but will look for an alternate place to stay.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
400 Metres
Bent Mast
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Heron Rock Bistro
Nearest Beach
250 Metres
Dallas Rd
Car: not necessary

Located in the best neighbourhood in the City. Quiet residential atmosphere but easy walk to local amenities, downtown, harbour, beach, beacon hill park, etc. All the benefits of the City with the comfort and quiet of a homey heritage neighbourhood with century old homes.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $153.13
Cleaning $76.56

Cancellation policy:

>60 days in advance: full refund

>30 days in advance: you loose your deposit, but balance not due

< 30 days in advance: no refund :-(

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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