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Newly renovated, clean and bright 1BDR apartment in downtown Toronto.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house

Overview

About the property

Bright and beautiful, newly-renovated, lower-level space with code-accessed private entry, complete with full-featured kitchen, private bathroom, and access to laundry.

Located on major surface transit routes and walking distance to the subway. Get anywhere in the city quickly and easily!

Located in a vibrant and safe neighborhood with great restaurants/cafes.

Guest Access

Private, secure entry

Complimentary Wifi, Netflix

48" smart HD TV a HDMI connection for your device

New queen bed & pullout sofabed

Private bathroom with shower

Fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher.

Laundry facilities with W/D (shared with homeowner)

Complimentary coffee and tea

Interaction with Guests

We will greet guests and are happy to answer questions or offer recommendations. We are friendly and enjoy meeting new people, but will also respect the privacy of our guests.

The Neighbourhood

Countless cafes and restaurants are within walking distance of your suite. There is a shopping mall with grocery store, liquor store, drugstore, gym, and bank (TD) just 100 yards away. The neighbourhood is safe and pleasant; quiet side-streets while in the heart of the city. Public transit is available outside your door and it is a 10 minute walk to the subway. There are plenty of parks and playgrounds nearby.

Getting around

The suite is conveniently located on two bus routes: Dupont and Lansdowne (24hr). Walk to Lansdowne subway station in under 10 minutes, or bus there in under 5. The subway will have you nearly anywhere in Toronto in 10-25 minutes (e.g.: Royal Ontario Museum, Art Gallery of Ontario, Casa Loma, High Park, Eaton Centre/Dundas Square, University of Toronto, CNE/Exhibition, Queen's Quay, Waterfront, Ryerson University, George Brown College, Royal Conservatory, Air Canada Centre, Rogers Centre, BMO Field, Union Station).

Parking available on site.

Budget and Enterprise car rentals within 1 km.

Car2Go, Zip Car, Autoshare cars within a few blocks.

More Details

Owner
Rinat Shalom
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, Hebrew
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 18, 2017

Amenities

Wallace Emerson House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Toys
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
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Newly renovated, clean and bright 1BDR apartment in downtown Toronto.
average rating of 4.428571 based on 7 reviews
5

Much more comfortable then a hotel

  • 5 of 5

Property was as described. Hosts were accommodating and helpful. Thank you for helping to make our stay more enjoyable!

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure to host you and your family. We would love to host you again at any time!!
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4

Exactly as described, easy access to rest of Toronto

  • 4 of 5

This property is exactly as described. There were no unpleasant surprises (which is so nice when you are traveling). This is a quite clean basement apartment, one big room with a small separate kitchen and a private bath. We found we could go everywhere we wanted with public transport, and the location made it easy. It's 2 blocks away from the bus stop, and about 10 blocks from the subway station. Everything was clean and working, the owners were helpful, and Netflix was nice to have stuff to watch. Laundry facilities meant we didn't have to pack so much. Full sized fridge was great. If you are over 6 ft tall, the room has a few challenges, but nothing that can't be worked with. Bed was quite comfortable. All in all, we are pleased we stayed here.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Neat with all mod cons

  • 4 of 5

It's a basement flat, so not much natural light and if you're a really tall person you may struggle. They would be my only criticisms. We only met the owners a couple of times but they were really nice and helpful. Close to transit, albeit bus 26 hit and miss, Subway is an easy 10 min walk, shopping mall 2 mins walk. Kitchen is fully equipped (get a kettle Dallas) and laundry facilities were most welcome. We were left coffee and condiments. Netflix is a nice touch and wifi is very good too. I would stay here again and would recommend the property

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great property- very clean and had everything we needed!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of four really enjoyed our stay at this property. We enjoyed having the convenience of a kitchen, especially with young children. The location was decent as we had a fairly short walk to the subway system. Netflix was also a nice bonus:)

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure to have you and your family stay at our apartment. Thank you for the lovely note in our guests book. All the best, Rinat
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5

Great neighbourhood and excellent for exploring the city

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay. A lovely space with everything you need. Great location 10 minutes from the metro straight into downtown- a perfect way to see all of Toronto. We also took a drive down to Niagara Falls from here which was an easy drive.

It was great to have our own space with own entrance etc but Rinat and Dallas were always easy to reach if needed for suggestions /advice on where to go etc. A lovely warm welcome from the whole family. Our 2 year old was very grateful for the loan of toys from 5 year old Noa and also great to have a little play before heading out exploring (we were also very grateful ;) thanks Noa!

Thanks for the hospitality- we definitely recommend this stay! :)

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great Value in Toronto

  • 4 of 5

My friend and I needed a place to stay overnight so that we could have a night out in town. We didn't want to spend a crazy amount of money for a place to sleep so we were thrilled to have come across this rental. The owner was friendly when we checked in. We thought the basement apartment was very nicely decorated and well kept. It was nice to have a kitchen to use and to put our leftovers in. Bed was very comfy and having the pull out couch was great. Overall the place was very clean and well kept. Only two minor details that would've made our experience a five star stay.... 1) We wished there was shampoo, conditioner, bath soap to use because we did not pack it since we saw that it was available in the listing picture. 2) The shower light was broken so it was kind of scary to shower in the dark :/. Those were two minor details, but can be easily overlooked because of how great of a value you are getting for accommodation in such a great area!

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
150 Metres
Neon Bar
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
The Emerson
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Sunnyside
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 $31.54

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.