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The Falls - Stunning 1407 Sq Ft Modern Condo by Inner Harbor * FALL 2017 SPECIAL

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 1,407 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Seventh floor, 2 Bedroom + DEN, 1407 sq ft, 2 Balconies, , Empress Views

Note: VRBO or HomeAway quotes will be in US dollars ($) if Canadian funds then (C$). Located, in the heart of Downtown Victoria, our 2 Bedroom + den in "The Falls" offers a premium location for Victoria activities. Adjacent the historic Empress Hotel, one block from inner harbor walkways, the 155 air-conditioned residences at the Falls provide superior condominium living with European Schiffini kitchen and bathroom cabinetry, granite counters and back splash, stainless steel Bosch, AEG and Leibherr appliances with gas cooking. The units are accented with dark Walnut hardwood flooring, tall ceilings with floor to ceiling glazing. Bathrooms feature ceiling-high limestone and frameless glass and a cast-iron bathtub. Building security features the same high standard requiring fob access to floors and underground parking. In addition The Falls has a workout room, meeting room, and seasonal pool and hot tub with shower facilities and gathering areas with an outdoor wall fireplace. All the amenities you will need to have a complete home away from home.

Our north tower residence is referred to as the 'Gallery Suite' offering 1407 sf ft, two bedroom plus den and 2 and one half bathrooms, on the seventh floor. Upon entering, the gallery provides double access to the morning balcony (294 sq ft East) with garden views, and access to the den and laundry facilities. The bedrooms are at opposite ends of the condominium, the Master bedroom (king bed) faces North and the second bedroom (queen bed) faces South. Each bedroom provides luxurious, full bathroom facilities, walk in closets, marble counters, and black out curtains for easier sleeping. As well, there is a third washroom. The well-appointed den provides access to another sleeping opportunity in a quiet area, well-appointed, across from the morning balcony. The evening balcony (110 sq ft West) is located off the living room with City and Empress views. The spacious living room has a fireplace and wall mounted television with sound bar, woofer, all Bluetooth enabled, allowing you to listed to your favorite music. The open-concept, fully-equipped kitchen includes a 5 x 9 ft granite island, ample pot lighting, stainless appliances and ceiling high range hood, and two 8 ft pot drawers. All cupboards and drawers are soft close for your convenience and, of course, stocked with the necessities for cooking great meals. We have furnished our unit with a mid-century, modern flair. The furniture features walnut in the bedrooms, and in the den with a beautiful walnut desk. The full dining table has a walnut base, glass top and six leather chair. To complete the surroundings with a home-like feel, we have added original art - watercolors, and original prints from 18th century astronomy to modern art - to every room and hallway. We offer 111 cable television channels, 60 music channels, Netflix, Wi-Fi computer access, and phone for local calls or greeting guests at the front door.

So, go ahead, come stay in Victoria and enjoy our 'Gallery Suite', inner harbor walks, shopping, art galleries and the atmosphere of historic Victoria.

More Details

David Howell, Janet Howell, John Howell & Christine Howell
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 25, 2017

Why David Howell, Janet Howell, John Howell & Christine Howell chose Downtown

Christine is the reason we purchased this unit. She grew up in Victoria and has family here. So owning property in Victoria is a natural fit. Being well located downtown, in a luxury building, adds another dimension. So, being where you want to be, with great amenities, in a superior location, is really all that one could ask for.

So come join us, when you can find the time.

Regards, Christine, Janet, John, and David Howell

What makes this condo unique

The Falls, is a luxury 155 unit residential condominium located in the heart of Downtown. Our unit offers Falls luxury and the uniqueness of our 'Gallery Suite'. The enjoyment begins when you step off the elevator on the 7th floor, turn left and walk out into our almost private entrance. Our 1407 sq ft, two bedrooms plus den, three washroom residence features a gallery hall accessing a morning balcony to the East, as well as a evening balcony to the West, overlooking the historic Empress Hotel. The Falls features secure access and secure underground parking for added peace of mind during your visit. Enjoy.


Nearest Airport
27 Kilometres
Victoria International Airport
Nearest Ferry
32 Kilometres
Swartz Bay Terminal
Nearest Golf
6 Kilometres
Victoria Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
Highway 17 (Douglas Street)
Nearest Restaurant
Brown's Social House (in building)
Car: not necessary

Located one block from the inner harbour, Parliament, Royal BC Museum, shopping, and numerous art galleries. Adjacent the historic Empress Hotel.


Downtown Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 7
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1407 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Ensuite - toilet , tub , shower , Dual sinks
    Second Bedroom Ensuite - toilet , shower
    Powder Room - toilet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Second bedroom - 1 queen
    Den - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Lounger chair that extends into single bed (see photos)
  • Playpen and High Chair available for young families
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • 1 bicycles
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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The Falls - Stunning 1407 Sq Ft Modern Condo by Inner Harbor * FALL 2017 SPECIAL
average rating of 4.85 based on 20 reviews
Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, Canada

Great introduction to HomeAway for Girlfriends' getaway

  • 5 of 5

I brought with me 3 friends to stay in the hub of Victoria's Down Town Inner Harbour location. 2 friends have never stayed outside of a hotel and discovered what a joy it is to have space and amenities that broaden one's visiting experience. Although we really only used the condo for breakfast and snacks for eating - it offered such a great location to try some terrific eateries so close. From Rebar (a vegetarian restaurant), to Bard's and Bankers (a pub full of quaint nooks and corners for visiting), to Pagliacci's (an unbelievable Italian restaurant - walk in only). Truly a great location to so many wonderful finds. Looking to for an inspirational Knitting and Needle craft store, book stores or boutique shopping -- it is all there! Thank you Howells and to Diane for making us feel welcome.

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great condo. All amenities and great location.

  • 5 of 5

Will definitely recommend to friends and family

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jennifer. Thanks for taking time to write your review. Much appreciated. Glad to hear that our suite contributed to your trip to Victoria. Regards, David Howell
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Condo was fantastic. Great location

  • 3 of 5

Great location. Condo was spacious although I felt it needed a good clean

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Kathy Thanks for taking time to submit your review. Much appreciated. Vancouver Island Concierge Services keeps the suite at a 5 star service, so I take it that your comments suggests it is time for a repaint of the suite. We concur. Therefore, we have scheduled a full re-painting of the suite for January 5-14, 2018. Regards, David Howell
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Kelowna, BC, Canada


  • 5 of 5

My husband, myself and our son stayed in this condo for 4 nights. It was fantastic! Everything was perfect...beautiful and well appointed condo. We have stayed in many VRBO properties and this was by far our favourite. The kitchen had everything you could possible need and there is plenty of room for dining and entertaining. The beds were very comfortable. Our booking and check in and out were very smooth. We will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jan. Thank you so much for taking the time to prepare a review. We appreciate it very much. Glad to see your stay was enjoyable from start to finish. For their part Vancouver Island Concierge Services takes every effort to make sure that everything is up to date and in its place before your arrival. Regards, David Howell
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Wonderful condo right in the heart of Victoria

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed here with my parents during the Thanksgiving weekend for the Victoria marathon. Wonderful location a few minutes walk from everything! Lovely condo is spacious and very well appointed and both bedrooms have ensuite bathrooms, which is great for couples sharing. We enjoyed having breakfast and lunch together in the condo and exploring Victoria's tasty dining scene in the evening. Wonderful bike riding up the Galloping Goose and Lochside trails, and hiking in East Sooke park. Murals on the Ogden Point breakwater are worth a look too! We'd love to come back next year, and highly recommend a stay here.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Sonya for your kind words taking the time to write. So glad that you enjoyed the suite and found so many interesting things to do while in Victoria. David Howell
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True Home Away from Home

  • 5 of 5

This suite provided all the true comforts of home right in the hub of Victoria's finest downtown area. Diane provided a tour of the suite and building ensuring we were comfortable before she left, which made the transition seamless and easy to get settled and begin enjoying our stay. The beds were cozy and comfortable. The kitchen was fully equipped with easy to use appliances. Following a day full of sightseeing on a sea taxi, enjoying the market, browsing unique shops and taking in the local fare, relaxing with a glass of wine by the fireplace perfected the day. We loved this secure suite and location and look forward to returning and staying here again. Thank-you for this comfort and the warm hospitable environment.

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for taking the time to give us your detailed, positive feedback. Regards, David Howell
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $128.21
Tax Rate 5.0%

Receipt of twenty-five percent non-refundable deposit to confirm booking. Balance in full six weeks prior to occupancy. Payment by cheque, (e transfer in Canada) or PayPal.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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