Luxurious 'Green' Condo in Hip, Friendly Neighbourhood Close to Everything

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View of living space and kitchen from patio


Last updated: 08/02/2016
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  • Minimum stay:14 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Careful attention to detail and quality furnishings make this a particularly pleasant environment. The condo is part of a 7 unit 'green', heritage renovation that is presently being LEED certified. Strathcona is a safe, family oriented community with a laid back Bohemian vibe that will give you a small town feel in the big city.
The apt is situated on a bike route, it's about a 10 minute ride to downtown, 5 to the seawall and Chinatown. Park the car and explore all that this vibrant community has to offer.

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 1
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Preferably over 25...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    Set of steps from sidewalk to entrance and although on one floor there is a small step down to the living room from the entrance....moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 child bed

    twin size air mattress available for child...moreless

  • Super comfortable queen mattress and linens.

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub


  • Deluxe, modern bathroom with soaker tub


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    limited mountain view from patio...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snowboarding
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 5 people




  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio:

    large patio off the living room...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


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from 2 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
14 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • cleaning $58.13
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $232.53

Manager's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 08/02/2016
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20 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
200 Metres
Nearest Barpub
The Union, plus tons more (3 blocks away)
20 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Horseshoe Bay/ Twassen
15 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
500 Metres
Nearest Train
Skytrain Station
5 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Trans Canada
500 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Chinatown and Gastown,
10 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Grouse, Seymour etc
500 Metres
Nearest Beach
5 minutes to Seawall

Car: Not Necessary

Elegant one bedroom condo with large patio in quiet, modern heritage renovation. This property recently won an Architectural Award for Excellence in Vancouver and has been LEED Certified, regarding eco-construction. It comes fully equipped, in-suite laundry, dishes, quality linens, latex mattress,etc. Luxury furnishings, ambient light and attention to detail will make you feel right at home.Located just 10 minutes from downtown and on a major bike path. Only minutes away from the Chinatown, Gastown and the Commercial St districts where you'll find lots of great restaurants, bars and entertainment. The suite is just 5 minutes from the famous Vancouver seawall, Science World and all of the great things Vancouver has to offer.


Manager info

Year Purchased: 2013

About: I am an artist who has lived and worked in Vancouver for over 30 years now. Along with working as an artist I am managing this property for my friend Bibi who lives in California. She furnished this suite as her home away from home for when she comes to Vancouver. It is our hope that you will find your home away from home in one of the greatest cities in the world!

Why Strathcona (Strathcona, Vancouver, BC, Canada):
Bibi chose this property for the location and also because of it's 'green' standards. She loves the community feeling that is part of Strathcona and also it's proximity to all the great, fun spots nearby. Downtown, Chinatown, Gastown and the Commercial Drive area are all literally within a short walk away. The Skytrain is just down the street and aside from being situated on a major bike route the bus direct to downtown is just around the corner, if you decide not to walk. Car to Go is always an option as well.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Strathcona is unique in it's community vibe, there is a very safe , family friendly thing going on here. From the small cafes to the two family owned markets just down the street you'll feel right at home in no time. The condo is situated on a bike route to the city and you can relax after your day watching the commuters whiz by while enjoying a glass of wine on the patio.

Contact us

Speaks: english, french



  • View of living space and kitchen from patio

    View of living space and kitchen from patio

  • View from the entrance

    View from the entrance

  • Living room windows open onto outdoor patio

    Living room windows open onto outdoor patio

  • Street view - suite is garden level in middle house

    Street view - suite is garden level in middle house

  • Quality furnishings throughout.

    Quality furnishings throughout.

  • Super comfortable, quiet bedroom.

    Super comfortable, quiet bedroom.

  • Modern bath with soaker tub.

    Modern bath with soaker tub.

VRBO #615031

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Tuesday, August 23, 2016

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