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Feels Like A Penthouse!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 879 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Central Is An Architectural Icon.

Feels like a penthouse! This upscale two-bedroom condo seems twice the size with its private 985 square foot south-facing patio overlooking Vancouver from the 15th floor. Step out to three separate outdoor seating areas. Relax in the hammock. A natural gas heat lamp and barbecue allow for year-round enjoyment. Floor-to-ceiling windows and access from the stylish living room and both bedrooms make the patio a natural part of your living space.

The suite features a fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances and gas stove. Eating bar with bar stools between kitchen and living area.

Master bedroom has large walk-in closet and ensuite with glass walk-in shower. Both bedrooms have queen beds. The other bathroom has a soaker tub. Ample storage for your personal belongings in extra flex space. Wood and tile throughout.

Building amenities include a state-of-the-art 7,000 square foot gym, sauna, games room, theatre, community lounge with full kitchen adjacent to community garden and meeting facilities.

Within walking distance to the sea wall and the Main St. Skytrain station to downtown, Burnaby or YVR. An Aquabus dock for easy water transport to Yaletown and Granville Island. Science World is very close. Across the street from the Village on False Creek with its restaurants and pubs, Urban Fare Supermarket, London Drugs, Creekside Community Centre and more. Ten minutes to downtown and easy access to the vibrant Main Street area with its coffee shops, restaurants, boutiques and bus routes.

- Flat-screen HDTV and cable

- Wireless internet

- In suite laundry

- One underground parking spot

- Land line for local calls

- Air conditioned

More Details

Owner
Tammy
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 19, 2017

About Tammy

I truly believe that Vancouver is one of the best cities in the world. I love sharing that experience with people. I wish you a pleasant stay!

Tammy purchased this apartment in 2014

Why Tammy chose Vancouver

The building is an architectural icon in a sea of sameness, where high design meets high value in South-East False Creek. Nothing else looks or feels like this. Not now. Not ever. The original Sky-bridge feature joins commercial to residential, rooted in place by a forest of stylized columns that ground and define the building. Structure becomes sculpture

What makes this apartment unique

Building features

Advanced sustainable design

Heating and cooling in all homes

Concierge service

Concrete construction

High performance, acoustically engineered, window system

Over height 8'6' ceilings

***Great parking space (closest to exit)

***Great location within building very convenient, 15th floor, lots of SUN!

Building amenities

7,000 sq ft+ Wellness Center including:

Professional fitness center with state-of-the-art cardio equipment, free weights and stretching area

Yoga and dance studio

Sauna Room

Grand dining room with professional kitchen for hosting events close to home

Games room

Lounge/Entertainment area

Theater

Study room

Rooftop garden terrace with plots for urban agriculture

Guestbook comments from the owner

Our 3 month stay at The Central was excellent! The location of the apartment was great, as it was just minutes from the sky-train station. The apartment was beautifully decorated and well kept. Tammy was amazing and extremely mindful of our well-being, which we were very grateful for.

We would stay at the Central and work with Tammy again in a heartbeat!
Jan 2015
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Amenities

East Side Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 15
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 879 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen
  • Main Bedroom with en-suit Wash room, Shower and walk-in Closet
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

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Feels Like A Penthouse!
average rating of 4.866667 based on 17 reviews
Milwaukee, WI
5

Vancouver Luxury Condo

  • 5 of 5

This luxurious condo is appropriately called "The Central." It is perfectly cited for visiting any attraction in the city, plus it offers indoor parking, as parking per se is often an issue in Vancouver. The condo has an expansive terrace and a huge bar b que grill, if that is your penchant. Indoors offers a gourmet kitchen, lounging furnatue, and large bedrooms with comfortable beds. Both bedrooms open to the expansive outdoor patio, while one has an en suite bathroom with walk in shower. 4 persons may stay in the unit comfortably. There are restaurants, markets, breweries and gelato within walking distance. However, the premier experience is visiting Grandville Island Market for fish and groceries, only 15 minutes away, and returning to the condo to prepare your own culinary extravaganza. Owners Tammy and Sean will gladly assist you with any issues, but my party's experience indicates there will be no problems to ask about. I am definitely looking forward to staying here again. R. Cy - Milwaukee, WI

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for this wonderful and helpful review, so happy you had a great stay. We look forward to seeing you again in the future, Sean and Tammy
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5

Great condo from which to explore Vancouver and its environs

  • 5 of 5

We arrived by Amtrak from Seattle to continue our northwest vacation, with a 5 minute walk to the Center, where Tammy met us to let us in and show us the condo. It was just as described online. Spacious, well appointed with modern amenities, and a welcome bottle of wine. And a penthouse patio that could hold a party for a dozen, with a gas firepit to take the chill off the approaching fall evenings. What a way to start our stay. After settling in we walked to the Olympic Village neighborhood, locating the Urban Fare grocery store, Legacy Liquors and London Drugs pharmacy, and several restaurants and pubs near the Village Square. Seems we were set for anything we would need during our stay. Caught an early dinner at the Tap and Barrel and then walked the seawall towards Granville Island, enjoying the views of Yaletown and the False Creek shore.

With the False Creek water taxi stop right in the Village, and the Mainstreet Skytrain station within a 5 minute walk, we were all set to explore:

Granville Island with its shops and restaurants; Stanley Park for a bike ride and picnic; Downtown, Gastown and Chinatown for shopping, galleries, restaurants, pubs, and just plain sightseeing. We took the train downtown each day, did our thing, and then walked home, tired, but ready to enjoy a glass or two of wine on the patio, before starting all over the next day.

Thank you, Tammy, for sharing your condo with us. It was more than we expected and we look forward to our next vacation in Vancouver at your place.

Clif

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Clifton, Thank you for the wonderful review, so much appreciated and for taking the time to add all the details so helpful for other travellers. You where wonderful guests, do come back best, Sean and Tammy
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Toronto; Canada
5

Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this condo. My kids appreciated the strong wifi and great patio to play on. The parking spot was scary at first but we parked a 7 seater without an issue. This will now always be our first choice when visiting Vancouver even over our usual suite at the four seasons.

Thx Tammy

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Navaz, Thank you for this review, and your wife is a pro Parker for sure, was super impressed how she parked in that spot in one try!!! so glad your kids had a great time and wish you all well Sean and Tammy
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5

This is a great location, great owners and the unit itself is very clean and well outfitted

  • 5 of 5

The location allows immediate access to the Vancouver Seawall for walking, is 5-10 minutes away from Urban Fare and London Drugs for shopping there are a couple of craft beer locations with nice decks in urban fare area. 15 minute walk to downtown Vancouver/BC Place/Rogers Arena. Has a nice gym. Parking is included. Well equipped with dishes, utensils etc. The deck is to die for. Tammy the owner is very gracious and fun. Would stay here in a heartbeat again.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Norman, It was lovely to meet you and your delightful mother, i wish you all well. come back and stay again, very gracious guests Sean and Tammy
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5

Wonderful property, Great location!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at Tammy and Sean's place. It was set up comfortably and had everything we needed. We enjoyed the deck, particularly when we had people over. It was also so nice to see so close to the seawall and athletes village. The place looks even better then the photos! We will be back!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hooray, so glad you had a great time. thank you for taking the time to review us, wishing you well, Sean and Tammy
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5

Really Cool place to stay in Vancouver

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in Tammy's place July 2016. It was clean, modern and roomy. The beds are very comfortable. The patio is huge and has a nice view. Tammy was a wonderful host. She communicates quickly and is very accommodating. We arrived late to a train delay and Tammy made sure she was able to meet us. She was available to answer questions for us during our stay. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi David, Very happy you had a good stay, you are a wonderful guest to host, so easy and accommodating and pleasant. come back and visit again, best Sean and Tammy
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Map

Stanley Park
Granville Island Public Market
Science World
False Creek Ferries
Craft Beer Market
Olympic Village (Southeast False Creek)
Grouse Mountain
Cypress Mountain Ski Resort

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $81.44
Damage Deposit $407.2

Security/damage deposit is non-refundable if you cancel your booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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