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One Bedroom Suite in Heritage Neighbourhood. Walk to beach, downtown and parks.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 950 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

One bedroom suite in a beautiful 1912 character home in the heart of Victoria

One bedroom suite in a beautiful 1912 character home in the heart of Victoria. Located one block from the ocean and a 15 minute walk to downtown. Conveniently located close to Cook St. Village (5 min walk) where you will find a variety of restaurants, shops and markets.

This bright and spacious lower level suite offers 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, fully equipped kitchen, dining area, living room, electric fireplace, two flat screen televisions (one with cable, one with Apple TV only), computer, high-speed wireless internet, in suite washer and dryer and more.

The master bedroom offers a double bed, 40' LCD wall mounted television (with Apple TV) and a good size closet. The living room is bright and cozy with views of the garden. There is an electric fireplace, 40' LCD television (cable) and sofa bed. The kitchen is an open concept layout and is fully equipped for all your cooking needs.

The house is located in a quiet Fairfield neighbourhood. It is within walking distance to grocery stores, a beer and wine store, pubs and restaurants, coffee shops and Victoria’s famous inner harbour. If you want to escape the city life, you can visit Beacon Hill Park (less than 5 minute walk), Craighdarroch Castle, Buchart Gardens, Sooke, world class golf courses and more. All are just a short walk, drive or bus ride away.

Frequently Asked Questions:

What is your Payment Policy?

We generally require an initial rental deposit payment of 50% of the rental fee at the time of booking. The remaining 50% is due 30 days before the rental commences.

What is your Cancellation Policy?

We do include a cancellation policy in our rental agreements with our Guests. Once the reservation has been accepted and confirmed, a cancellation refund will be paid if the period of the rental can be rebooked (i.e., a refund for the period re-rented or the part thereof will be issued).

How big is the bed in the bedroom?

The bed in the bedroom is an Ikea Double (55' x 78') which is between a Standard Double (54' x 75') and a Standard Queen (60' x 80').

How far is the nearest grocery store?

There are three groceries nearby. Thrifty Foods ) is less than 1 km away and is the one use most often. There is also Oxford Foods and Mother Natures Market and Deli in Cook Street Village. Both are easy walking distance. There is also a farmers' market about 10 minutes walk from us on Saturdays mornings all summer and fall.

Do you have room to store our bikes?

We do have space to safely store 4 bicycles.

Is there cable TV service in the Suite?

Yes. There are two flat screen TVs. The TV in the living room has cable. The TV in the bedroom has only Apple TV/Netflix. There is also a computer available where Guests can access local news.

What's the trick to getting the Apple TV to work?

It can be a bit temperamental, but it's pretty easy once you do it once. Each TV has a main remote and an Apple TV remote. Here are the instructions:

For the main TV: 1. Turn on the TV using the main remote. 2. Make sure the Input is on 'Cable'. 3. Push the round centre button on the Apple TV remote. This turns the unit on. 4. Scroll on the Apple TV menu using the arrow buttons on the silver remote to search Netflix. 5. Push the round centre button the Apple TV remote to select and play the show you want to watch.

For the TV in the bedroom. Same as above except the Input is "No. 6" instead of 'Cable'.

As always, please contact the Homeowner if you have any difficulties.

More Details

Owner
Kursti Calder
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 19, 2017

Amenities

Fairfield Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 19
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • newly renovated bathroom with heated floors. Large shower with rain shower and traditional shower head.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    living room - 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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One Bedroom Suite in Heritage Neighbourhood. Walk to beach, downtown and parks.
average rating of 4.25 based on 20 reviews
5

Comfortable home in a great location

  • 5 of 5

This apartment was perfect for our family. It was in a quiet neighborhood that had easy access to the beautiful Beacon Hill Park and downtown. Alan and Kursti were very responsive to any questions we had. Would gladly stay there again.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind review. We are happy you enjoyed your visit. Welcome back anytime.
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4

A perfect stay for a number of days

  • 4 of 5

The flat was excellent in a quite are of Victoria and very close to Beacon Hill and the waterfront. The flat was fully equipped - nothing missing.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind review. We are glad you enjoyed your time in Victoria. Pls think of us next time you visit. Safe travels.
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4

Good location in Cooke St village

  • 4 of 5

The suite was perfect for my needs. It was clean and the property was well maintained. The owners provide everything one needs in the suite. There was some noise from upstairs but not a big concern. The neighbourhood is quintessential Victoria. The location is great with Cooke St. village close by. It's about a 1/2 hour walk to downtown or there is bus service closeby. The ocean and Dallas Road (boardwalk) is only a couple blocks away.

My only complaint is that you are expected to leave the suite as you found it with dishes done, garbage and recycling taken out. I question why the $50. cleaning fee?????

Maryanne Hicks

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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British Columbia, Canada
4

Great Location - Nicely Equipped

  • 4 of 5

I booked this basement suite on very short notice and all was ready when I arrived. Good instructions for entry and very well equipped. The bed was exceptionally comfortable.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks you for the kind review. I'm glad everything worked out for you. Feel free to visit again any time.
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Calgary
4

Great location quiet very nice suite would use again

  • 4 of 5

Well kept home

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you will stay with us again next time.
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Edmonton, Alberta
5

Great basement suite. Very comfortable :)

  • 5 of 5

Loved it. Secure backyard which was great for our little dogs to use to go to the bathroom. Very comfortable and quiet. Close to Jubilee Hospital (5 min drive)

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. I'm glad it worked out for you. Please contact us if you ever plan to make it back to Victoria.
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Map

Beacon Hill Park
Royal BC Museum
Craigdarroch Castle
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria
Pizzeria Prima Strada
Nearest Airport
27 Kilometres
Victoria International Airport
Nearest Barpub
450 Metres
Beagle Pub
Nearest Ferry
33 Kilometres
Swartz Bay
Nearest Golf
8 Kilometres
Uplands Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Bubby Rose's
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Clover point/Dallas Road
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $61.02

See Rental Agreement

Once a reservation has been accepted and confirmed, a cancellation can only be made in accordance with the terms below:
- 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before your check-in date.
- 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before your check-in date; if the cancelled period of rental can be re-booked, a 100% refund for the period re-rented will be provided.
- Cancellations 14 days or fewer before your check-in date are non refundable; if the cancelled period of rental can be re-booked, a 100% refund for the period re-rented will be provided.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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