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Luxury Apartment overlooking False Creek inlet

Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 30 nights

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Minimum Stay
30 nights

About the property

130 sq.m (1300 Square Foot) 2- Bedroom water view Apartment

Bright spacious 2 bedroom apartment with spectacular views of the water, the city skyline and the mountains. Across the street from the seawall and access to many kilometres of scenic walking and biking trails on Vancouver's False Creek inlet and beyond to picturesque Stanley Park and the beaches of English Bay. Within walking distance of the Olympic Village, Historic China Town, Gastown and Yaletown. In-suite laundry. Gymnasium and swimming pool in the building.

Jim Smith
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, portuguese, italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
December 27, 2016

About Jim Smith

Jim is a businessman and Esperanza is an architect. We are semi-retired and live in another apartment in the same building.

Jim Smith purchased this apartment in 2010

Why Jim Smith chose Vancouver

We bought this property because of the spectacular view and the potential to renovate and re-design the apartment into something really special.

What makes this apartment unique

The apartment is bright and spacious with a open, modern concept. There is a stunning European style kitchen with hand-made maple bar. There is a temperature controlled wine cellar and a wine bar adjacent to the dining area. The living room is open to the kitchen and dining areas and provides a comfortable space to relax, entertain, watch TV or just enjoy the view. Both bedrooms are large with water views as well. The master bedroom has a large ensuite bathroom.


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(2 traveler reviews)

Luxury Apartment overlooking False Creek inlet
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews

Life and Sounds of the City

  • 5 of 5

If the sounds of the city give you energy, this is the place for you! The train station is one building away and the train runs on its elevated tracks below you and around the building next door. Across the busy street, the energy of Science World and their indoor and outdoor displays and events fill the air. One afternoon we had several hours of a concert from street musicians on the sea wall--a four piece marimba band. We enjoy walking and the sea wall leads everywhere -- to Olympic Village to Granville Island to the sports arenas and Yaletown. The water taxi stop is visible from your windows and can take you almost to English Bay. The train is four stops from Canada Place and the waterfront. The apartment has everything you will need to cook, enjoy a glass of wine on the patio, and grill some fresh BC salmon. Very well arranged, clean, and crisp with very kind and responsive owners who live in the building. Our only issue was that we did not know they would be working on repainting and cleaning the outside of the building during our stay. Hopefully, that will be completed soon and the place will be 100% enjoyable. August 2016

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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My 6 month stay

  • 5 of 5

I totally enjoyed staying at this fantastic condo like apartment for the last 6 months. A recently remodeled 2 bedrooms, large very well appointed kitchen, dining area and living room, all with a superb view and located within a 2 minute walk to the Skytrain station which will bring you to Vancouver's downtown within 8 to 10 minutes. Everything there is of top interior design quality with a great balcony with BBQ. The best hosts you can wish for, great discussions that I miss already. I will come back and won't hesitate to recommend it to my business partners and friends. You will enjoy this place. Best

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
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Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Vancouver International (VYR)
Nearest Barpub
0.4 Kilometres
Olympic Village
Nearest Beach
6 Kilometres
Kits Beach
Car: not necessary

The apartment is overlooking Vancouver's False Creek inlet with spectacular water views. It is also within walking distance of China Town as well as historic Gastown and Yaletown and less than 5 minutes away from the downtown core by SkyTrain.


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Strathcona Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 14
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Main bathroom with tub as well as a large ensuite bathroom off of the master bedroom.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • 2 large bedrooms with wonderful water views
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Sauna
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
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