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VICTORIA, ~BC~ - FULLY FURNISHED-SELF CONTAINED GARDEN SUITE

Cathie Dias

Advertiser since: 2007
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Speaks: english
Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type studio
Minimum Stay nights

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Cathie Dias

Advertiser since: 2007
Speaks: english
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VICTORIA, ~BC~ - FULLY FURNISHED-SELF CONTAINED GARDEN SUITE

Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type studio
Minimum Stay nights

Overview

Victoria Studio Rental Photos and Description

Studio, Studio, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)

Nestled amongst a stand of notorious Gary Oaks, Waterloo Garden Suite immerses you in the heart of a private, quiet garden sanctuary. Gaze into the trees and observe the acrobatic gray squirrels, traveling from branch to branch. Hear the melodic bird songs of local sparrows, robins, and swallows. Smell the lingering fragrance of the mature, well-kept garden and surroundings just outside your door. Waterloo Garden Suite is a completely self-contained unit from the main house. Enjoy the privacy of a separate entrance and personal south facing patio overlooking the garden.

This 500 square foot vacation rental suite features sleeping and sitting areas with modern furnishings, a fully equipped kitchen, and full en suite bathroom. Waterloo Garden is a self-catered accommodation, where you are free to set your own pace and make the most of your holiday.

Luxuriate over gourmet coffee, fresh scones and home made preserves while lingering on your private patio. Enjoy scrumptious, healthy muffins while you sip herbal tea and curl up on the loves eat in the privacy of your own suite. Imagine no schedule or pre-set breakfast time. Sleep in if you dare. Whether you stay for a night, a weekend, a week, or a month, this beautiful, private garden suite contains everything you will need to ensure a fabulous and memorable stay.

Your hosts, Ron and Cathie, will welcome you with open arms, but there will be no need for awkward conversations and interactions. Your hosts will be available to offer recommendations on dining, attractions, shopping, and more, but you will have the suite and garden all to yourself.

'A quiet, modern couples retreat for a revitalizing stay in beautiful Victoria. Every convenience

imaginable in a 'home away from home' with a garden setting'.

Dexter & Linda Boyd, Winnipeg Manitoba

'A bit if snow, some rainy days, but wonderful sunny ones too!

All spent exploring this beautiful Island from China Beach to Land's End.

And always waiting 'at home' was this beautiful suite and Ron & Cathie's helpful guidance/advice.

Many thanks for their welcome and attention. We loved 'the garden'.

Clint & Judy Toews, Winnipeg Manitoba.

'Can't think of a better place we could have stayed.

Thank you for making settling our son Craig, for his third year at UVIC

so much more pleasant. Dan got to enjoy he garden much more than I did, thus...we will be

back to enjoy 'waterloo Garden' and your warm hospitality again soon.

Thanks you for all you did to make our stay so pleasant and convenient'.

Dan & Linda Macnamara, Calgary Alberta

'We have been here for 2 months and what a great place to stay.

Ron and Cathie's hospitality can't be beaten!

Lovely bright accommodation with every amenity you could think of or wish for.

We've been looked after well. Hate to go...'

Brian and Jane Harris, Somerset England

'Thanks again Cathie & Ron. We were very comfortable. This

was a memorable vacation. You were perfect hosts.

Your garden will be stunning in just a few more weeks!'

Judy & Herald Mudford, Ontario

Thank you so much for a sweet time here. Its

been lovely and perfect and relaxing with everything

I could possibly need and Manchester United

beat Roma in the European Cup while I was here!

Thank you for being so generous, thoughtful and caring.

Bill Nighy, England

Keywords: Studio Suite

More Details
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
Cathie Dias (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2007
Call Owner
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Speaks: english

About Cathie Dias

Your hosts, Ron and Cathie, will welcome you with open arms, but there will be no need for awkward conversations and interactions. Your hosts will be available to offer recommendations on dining, attractions, shopping, and more, but you will have the suite and garden all to yourself.

Cathie Dias purchased this studio in 2006

Why Cathie Dias chose Victoria

Nestled amongst a stand of notorious Gary Oaks, Waterloo Garden Suite immerses you in the heart of a private, quiet garden sanctuary.

What makes this studio unique

Luxuriate over gourmet coffee, fresh scones and home made preserves while lingering on your private patio. Enjoy scrumptious, healthy muffins while you sip herbal tea and curl up on the loveseat in the privacy of your own suite.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type studio
Minimum Stay nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.9
based on 17 traveler reviews

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Victoria, ~BC~ - Fully Furnished-Self Contained Garden Suite
average rating of 4.9411764 based on 17 reviews
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Victoria, ~BC~ - Fully Furnished-Self Contained Garden Suite
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p152533vb
-(250) 592-6788 (British Columbia, Canada)
Victoria Vancouver Island
London, ON Canada
5

Waterloo Gardens Suite

  • 5 of 5
Our stay at the Waterloo Garden Suite was superb.
This property is beautiful, no detail having been overlooked.
In our estimation, it sits comfortably at the top of the list of VRBO guest suites we’ve rented, over many years!
Of course, the in-house made scones & strawberry jam, the groceries found in the fridge and other thoughtful, touches were most welcome.
No craftsman am I, however, my wife and I appreciate fine quality and craftsmanship when we see it …… often critical when we don’t! Obviously this rental unit was designed and constructed with quality materials and professional design. Walls, cupboards, the floor, windows, fixtures, art and the placement of furnishings are all efficiently appropriate. Did I mention the comfort we felt throughout the suite? Fabulous!
How fortunate we feel, to have lived in the unit for the brief time available.
  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Romantic Getaway
business
Victoria, ~BC~ - Fully Furnished-Self Contained Garden Suite
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p152533vb
-(250) 592-6788 (British Columbia, Canada)
Victoria Vancouver Island
Canada
4

Close to St Michael's School

Close to St Michael's School
  • 4 of 5
A clean and well-maintained room, comfy bed, comfy furniture, very helpful owners, small starter breakfast items much appreciated. Photos are accurate.
For me personally, I would have preferred a much smaller TV, to take up less space, and a radio. I also found the suite too far away from the walking beaches and from the funky places of Victoria (e.g. Cook Street Village, Fernwood) and I had to drive more than I would have liked.
  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
business
Victoria, ~BC~ - Fully Furnished-Self Contained Garden Suite
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p152533vb
-(250) 592-6788 (British Columbia, Canada)
Victoria Vancouver Island
El Cajon
5

Living large like the locals!

  • 5 of 5
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this wonderfully efficient unit! Extremely clean and well stocked to make your stay just like home. Close to Oak Bay and one of the best view spots in Victoria, Mount Tolmie Park. Ron and Cathie were wonderful hosts and really shined above the rest of the VRBO's we stayed with during this visit. Great central location to enjoy all of Victoria from. Thanks for a great stay!
  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
business
Victoria, ~BC~ - Fully Furnished-Self Contained Garden Suite
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p152533vb
-(250) 592-6788 (British Columbia, Canada)
Victoria Vancouver Island
-
5

A delightful visit...

  • 5 of 5
We spent a very restful week at Ron and Cathie's lovely rental unit in August. It is quite spacious and extremely well designed and appointed. One of our best finds in over 30 years of travel! We were able to cook in a few times and also enjoyed snacks and wine on the deck overlooking the beautiful garden. They went out of their way to make our stay comfortable and easy including all the fixings for breakfasts. A wonderful place in a beautiful city - convenient to everything - we would return in a heartbeat.
  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
business
Victoria, ~BC~ - Fully Furnished-Self Contained Garden Suite
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p152533vb
-(250) 592-6788 (British Columbia, Canada)
Victoria Vancouver Island
Calgary, Alberta
5

Nicest Place that I've Ever Stayed

Nicest Place that I've Ever Stayed
  • 5 of 5
In August 2014 I had the very good fortune to stay at Cathie and Ron's gorgeous Waterloo Garden Suite in Victoria, B.C. It was the nicest place that I have ever stayed in while on vacation.

It was bright, pretty, quaint, clean, quiet, functional, wonderfully designed, beautifully decorated, and fully stocked with everything needed for a comfortable week's visit. It was so nice to stay in a place where I felt safe, where the bed was comfortable, the bathroom was pristine and the kitchen and laundry facilities were perfect . This studio suite looks brand new. And, I loved that about it.

The garden just outside the windows of the suite was a delight to look at daily, with many varieties of trees, plants and flowers in bloom. I often sat and stared at its splendor and thoroughly enjoyed the sounds of the birds that sang in the morning after I awakened.

Parking was at the end of a dead-end road. The parking was easily accessible, on-street, free parking, next to the property. I felt safe leaving my rental car on this pretty tree-lined street.

During the day I explored Victoria and looked forward to returning to the Waterloo Garden Suite to make my dinner, watch television and relax before my next's day's adventure in this charming city.

Cathie and Ron were terrific hosts. They were dependable, organized, classy, professional, kind and caring. Ron made me wonderful scones and buns. And, Cathie provided me with a lovely welcome care package that included milk, eggs, orange juice, coffee, cherries, soap, etc. It was very much appreciated. These hosts really know how to make you feel welcome. Their hospitality was second to none ! !

Thank you Cathie and Ron for a wonderful week in your Waterloo Garden Suite. I hope to become one of your regular guests !
  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
business
Victoria, ~BC~ - Fully Furnished-Self Contained Garden Suite
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p152533vb
-(250) 592-6788 (British Columbia, Canada)
Victoria Vancouver Island
Ontario
5

Wonderful Spot

  • 5 of 5
Great spot, very quiet. The garden is beautiful and the the suite is very clean. Will definitely be coming back here.
  • Submitted: May 20, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway

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Rates & Availability

Victoria Studio Rental Rates

Notes

  • From $99/nt - $549/wk - $1499/mo
  • Canadian Dollars
  • Peak Season: ... Jun 01-Sep 30 .. $149/night .. $749/week .. $1849/month
  • Shoulder Season: ................ $ 99/night .. $549/week .. $1499/month
  • One night's payment required in advance for reservations of 1-3 nights.
  • 50% deposit required for reservations of 4+ nights
  • Cancellations must be received 30 days prior to date of arrival for a full refund
  • No refunds for cancellations made less than 30 days
  • THREE night minimum stay during Peak Season.
  • TWO night minimum stay during Low Season.
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Amenities

Victoria Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking

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