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OCEANFRONT DOWNTOWN, CORNER SUITE

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Advertiser since: 2006
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Speaks: english
Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights
Owner
Advertiser since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 8, 2014
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OCEANFRONT DOWNTOWN, CORNER SUITE

Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights

Overview

Victoria Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)

This oceanfront, corner, unit with floor to ceiling windows along two walls looks into the harbour in downtown Victoria. If you would like a larger unit or if this unit is booked, we have another unit in the building. We also can accommodate some two day rentals

Sit on your private covered balcony and watch the boats in the inner and upper harbours during the day and the sunsets at night.

Walk to all downtown amenities. Take in whale watching, kayaking, water taxi and biking right outside your door on the wharf. BBQ or relax on the roof top patio.

Located in the heart of downtown Victoria in the Mermaid building. On the waterfront of the harbour and the edge of the Gorge waterway, the Mermaid Building allows its guests to experience downtown Victoria, the Inner Harbour, the Gorge Waterway, the ocean, the upper part of the island and Vancouver, with ease.

Some of Victoria’s most popular restaurants surround the building, making it easy to have gourmet meals with out the worry of taxis or drinking and driving.

Take a Whale watching tour right outside the door. Or rent a kayak and glide through the harbour to the open ocean to discover the Pacific’s wild life. Or paddle up the Gorge waterway and enjoy the beautiful scenery. Salmon Fish with a charter or rent a power boat and just take it easy touring Victoria from the water’s perspective.

Just steps away, the harbour sea planes take passengers in a half hour flight to downtown Vancouver, offering great shopping on Robson street, Theatres, Stanley Park and more, and all in a day allowing one to return home for dinner.

The Mermaid neighbours Historic China Town with its many vegetable stores, restaurants and curio shops.

Romantic horse drawn carriages carry passengers through the inner harbour past the parliament buildings, the world famous Royal BC Museum, live entertainment, Underwater Sea Gardens, Omnimax Theatre, Miniature World, Double Decker sight seeing tours, and tour buses to the renowned Butchart Gardens.

Cycle, stroll, run, or even ride a horse on the picturesque Galloping Goose Trail. This multi-use trail, formerly a railway line, moves right beside the Mermaid Building, through urban, rural and wilderness scenery on its 55-kilometre journey from Victoria to Sooke. Whether you're commuting to work, meandering on a weekend afternoon or pacing yourself from Sidney to Sooke, the trail is yours to enjoy.

Catch the little Harbour Ferry stopping at the Mermaid and travel right up the Gorge waterway to Tillicum and down to the Empress.

Nothing has been spared in furnishing this space. It is fully equipped with a 32 inch flat screen Smart TV, DVD player, high speed internet and modem, microwave, dishwasher, stove, fridge, toaster, coffee maker, washing machine and dryer. The kitchen is fully equipped.

Keywords: Condominium, flat, apartment

Keywords: Waterfront, Mermaid Wharf

More Details
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Owner
Advertiser since: 2006
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 8, 2014

Guestbook comments from the owner

We have had such a great visit in your lovely city. Such a nice escape from the cold. We really enjoyed the magnificent sunsets. We found it so easy to walk everywhere. A real plus. Being right in the heart of the old town was lovely to enjoy the independent boutiques and restaurants. We would choose this part of the city again. The condo is so modern and beautifully equipped. Although the condo is not large, we did not feel cramped. Everything is full sized. We would like to recommend the condo to all. Please feel free to post this letter on your web site
Dec 2012
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Why HomeAway

Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights
Book with confidence
Book 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 22 traveler reviews

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Oceanfront Downtown, Corner Suite
average rating of 4.909091 based on 35 reviews
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Oceanfront Downtown, Corner Suite
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p192715vb
+1 -250-704-6076
Victoria Vancouver Island

Wonderful Place in a great area

  • of 5
My husband and I have stayed here twice, and have loved it both times. It has wonderful views of the water, with all the rowing, paddling and other activity you could expect. Lots of great restaurants a short walk away. Jeanie is wonderful to deal with and overall I can't think of a better place to be!
  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much
business
Oceanfront Downtown, Corner Suite
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p192715vb
+1 -250-704-6076
Victoria Vancouver Island
5

Great place

  • 5 of 5
this was our first vrbo rental. We wanted to try a place we would know was 'safe'. This place was almost perfect. We really e joyed watching the boat activity outside the window.
When we had a small problem, Josie was there quickly. The only thing is, a step stool for the high cabinets would be useful. We had a car, but you could be here without one, if you were only visiting downtown Victoria. Better instructions for the TV would be useful.
All in all a great place to stay. The pictures tell the story
  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing
Owner's Response: wow thank you for this
business
Oceanfront Downtown, Corner Suite
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p192715vb
+1 -250-704-6076
Victoria Vancouver Island
5

Downtown Victoria

  • 5 of 5
Excellent accommodation. Perfect location. Property as advertised. Owner very accommodating. Wonderful value.
  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this. we look forward to seeing you again
business
Oceanfront Downtown, Corner Suite
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p192715vb
+1 -250-704-6076
Victoria Vancouver Island
Ontario, Canada
5

Just like the picture

  • 5 of 5
Clean, well appointed, comfortable. Great location.
  • Submitted: May 16, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you
business
Oceanfront Downtown, Corner Suite
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p192715vb
+1 -250-704-6076
Victoria Vancouver Island
Charlotte, NC
5

Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous!

  • 5 of 5
A magnificent condo with a magnificent view in a perfect location.

I'm not sure what more I can say! STAY HERE IF YOURE COMING TO VICTORIA.

The city of Victoria winds down early in the evening, so you'll be glad to have a beautiful place to call home each night. We liked Victoria a lot, but almost felt that merely staying in this condo was vacation enough. Great restaurants a short walk away. All of downtown Victoria is walkable from here.

The owner was wonderfully diligent and accommodating.

You needn't look any further for a beautiful home away from home in Victoria.
  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you for such a lovely review
business
Oceanfront Downtown, Corner Suite
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p192715vb
+1 -250-704-6076
Victoria Vancouver Island
Gloucestershire, UK
5

Expectations exceeded.

  • 5 of 5
What a fabulous holiday! The owner couldn't have been more helpful. We were blown away by the view and would hardly have needed to leave the apartment if we had been feeling lazy but there were so many opportunities to enjoy within walking distance-we walked the harbour ,took a seaplane ride, watched whales, visited the parliament buildings,park,museum,the castle,a famous house, went cycling on wonderful cycling paths,to a world famous garden, ate in china town and other lovely restaurants and always had the very clean,comfortable,well equipped,secure,romantic apartment with a balcony and rooftop bbq area to come back to.
  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you for such a nice review Jane

Map

Car: not necessary

In the heart of Old Town with independent Boutique shops and restaurants. seconds way for Galloping goose Trail and Songhees Walk way. half a block from China Town. In the centre of the Amber Triangle...the three best home brew pubs...Canoe Pub, Swan's and Spinnakers. Short walk to Victoria Public Market

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Rates & Availability

From C$120 Per night

Victoria Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Low Season Fall2
Oct 14 2014 - Dec 19 2014
3 night minimum stay
C$140
C$840
C$2,300
 
 
Christmas
Dec 23 2014 - Dec 28 2014
6 night minimum stay
C$133
C$1,250
C$3,000
 
 
New years
Dec 29 2014 - Jan 2 2015
3 night minimum stay
C$190
C$1,250
 
 
Low Season Winter
Jan 3 2015 - Feb 28 2015
3 night minimum stay
C$140
C$860
C$2,300
 
 
February 1
Feb 1 2015 - Feb 27 2015
27 night minimum stay
C$2,000
Flat fee
 
 
Low season Spring
Mar 1 2015 - Mar 31 2015
5 night minimum stay
C$145
C$950
C$2,300
 
 
High Season
Apr 1 2015 - Sep 30 2015
4 night minimum stay
C$215
C$1,350
C$3,900
 
 
Low Season Fall
Oct 1 2015 - Oct 8 2015
5 night minimum stay
C$145
C$900
C$2,400
 
 
Thanksgiving
Oct 9 2015 - Oct 13 2015
4 night minimum stay
C$190
C$1,000
C$2,100
 
 
Low season Fall
Oct 14 2015 - Dec 18 2015
5 night minimum stay
C$145
C$850
C$2,400
 
 
Christmas
Dec 19 2015 - Jan 3 2016
5 night minimum stay
C$190
C$1,250
 
 
Low season Winter
Jan 4 2016 - Feb 29 2016
3 night minimum stay
C$145
C$950
C$2,400
 
 
Low season spring
Mar 1 2016 - Mar 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
C$150
C$950
C$2,500
 
 
High Season
Apr 1 2016 - Sep 30 2016
3 night minimum stay
C$220
C$1,390
C$4,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$120
C$740
C$2,300
 

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Amenities

Victoria Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Garage ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • 0 - 1 queen
  • Queen size Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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