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City Centres Secret Surprise. $99.00. Ferry & YYJ pickup & return

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New kitchen...as low as $99.00/nite monthly
Dining for 6
1 of 38New kitchen...as low as $99.00/nite monthly
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
We are covid-19 conscious. Due to extended cleaning and disinfecting time required between guests stays,(upholstery, carpets, cupboards etc) our minimum stay is now 7 days This allows us more time for a comprehensive cleaning routine of 2 days. We are sorry but it is for your protection for a safe and happy stay. This Romantic getaway is a 5 minute walk to everything or a 5 minute drive to inner harbour. Newer home, 3 flat screen TVs & 4th at the hot tub. (Outdoor pool) Fast internet, 5.1 sound system, cable, Blue Ray equipped. commercial sized laundry off kitchen. All stainless steel gas appliances under sunlit skylights. Separate shower & jacuzzi tub . (Both for two) . 2 Br 1 Ba, 1,100 sf. Air conditioned. Monitored 24/7 by ADT .Enjoy your breakfasts in a private garden under a vine c... We are covid-19 conscious. Due to extended cleaning and disinfecting time required between guests stays,(upholstery, carpets, cupboards etc) our minimum stay is now 7 days This allows us more time for a comprehensive cleaning routine of 2 days. We are sorry but it is for your protection for a safe and happy stay. This Romantic getaway is a 5 minute walk to everything or a 5 minute drive to inner harbour. Newer home, 3 flat screen TVs & 4th at the hot tub. (Outdoor pool) Fast internet, 5.1 sound system, cable, Blue Ray equipped. commercial sized laundry off kitchen. All stainless steel gas appliances under sunlit skylights. Separate shower & jacuzzi tub . (Both for two) . 2 Br 1 Ba, 1,100 sf. Air conditioned. Monitored 24/7 by ADT .Enjoy your breakfasts in a private garden under a vine covered grape arbour. (You are the chef) or seat yourself in the sun at the covered outside bar in the secluded private lounging area with a private 2 person hot tub (not a pool) and sauna. Two fern shaded swings will convert to beds where you can spend your nights under the stars. . Very private unaccessible rear yard. (8-9 ft solid cedar fencing). All centred in a safe warehouse area right in town. ( one block off Douglas.) Street is one block long and you can sleep on it after 4:30 pm... in the middle of the city.! Very quiet. Sleep soundly (1500 denier sheets) . Minutes walks to everything. Restaurants (dozen) , newest Uptown mall: 10 minute walk( Walmart) , Tillicum mall: 15 minutes (6 cinemas) & largest Mayfair mall: 5 minutes. Walk to Canadian Legion and local pubs: shopping? I will drive you and with a phone call, pick you up ( up to 10 pm ) or take a long walk (or bike ) along the famous Galloping Goose Trail (entrance 100 yards) where you can walk or bike to Sooke or Sidney or till you are tired; then call and I will pick you up . Or, It’s only just a short 20 minute walk to a scenic waterfront pub style restaurant along the beautifully treed Galloping Goose. Watch the women practicing in their war canoes. Parking is off the street at your door . You don't really need a car. 5 mins walk to bus. $2.50 bus fare takes you as far as Sydney to Sooke (or 5.00 lets you ride all day.) Retired Realtor (Estevan boy) sometimes lives in separate suite. (You don't drink and drive in Victoria. First offence will cost you approx $4,300.00. Zero tolerance. Couple and Children (under 18 free. Queen Pullout plus 2 camp cots). Cab fare with tip $12.00 to inner harbour or 5 minutes by car. available Oct 3. Min stay 7nites (14 night less 25%....28 night stay (less 40% (2770.00)) More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Registered guests only unless previously approved with payable fees in advance $25.00. Please no hard soles or high heels on hardwood Smoking allowed outside in the garden only. No warnings given. Please shower before using hot tub. Will look at small trained dog with separate damage deposit. Due to time required to completely clean and disinfect, turn around time is 2 days and therefore minimum stay is 7 days
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Gary B
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2017
Write a reviewReviews (2)
Reviewed August 6, 2020

Gary is not only a wonderful host but the house is a little oasis in Victoria. It is more than fully equipped and he makes every effort to make sure you are comfortable and happy. I can't recommend this property and host enough.

Date of stay: July 2020
Thank Sightsee441027
Reviewed August 19, 2017

Gary is a gracious host - my wife and I enjoyed our stay very much. The location is close to the Victoria harbor (we walked there once for our exercise). The kitchen is stocked with all the amenities you need (we made lasagna)....The rental is...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank bear714
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Iron
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Patio
Playground
Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
Private Garden
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Sauna
Secure Parking
Staffed Property
Stereo System
Swingset
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Watersports Nearby
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About the neighbourhood
We are within 5 mins walking distance to every service you will need in a light industrial area and only a 5 minute drive to inner harbour . The area is warehousing only and noise free, very safe and at 4:30 pm you can sleep in the street. Parking at the door and on the street. Jacuzzi and separate shower, sauna and hot tub, outside bar. private outside swings for conversation, reading, relaxing .. even sleeping. flat screens in each bedroom, living room & hot tub. full kitchen with EVERY appliance, sleep peacefully in 1500 denier sheets, separate setting under grape arbour, (morning coffees) even in the rain, free parking 15 steps from entrance, smoking allowed in garden and driveway only. monitored 24 hours by ADT
Getting around
Buses run everywhere every 2 or 3 mins. to the inner harbour and there are 2 different stops in a 5 minute walk . I am 100 yards from the famous Galloping Goose Trail where you can walk or bike from Sydney to Sooke (no cars) Walk till you are tired, then call me. I’ll pick you up. .Tours are available by local companies to see the city or take in Butchart Gardens approximately 20 kms away. Buses also run to YYJ airport and the BC Ferries Terminal including Sidney or Sooke for around $3.00. (Or buy a $5.00 bus pass for the day). If I am available (sometimes away) I would be more than happy to supply transportation to and from your local restaurants etc.Dont drink and drive in Victoria. Very costly as well. First offence $4300.00 minimum
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