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Affordable Deluxe Waterfront

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 3-4)

This unique property will transport you into a feeling of peace and relaxation. While located close in the city, your view is parkland and ocean; quiet and relaxing. Enjoy watching the wildlife. Go for a canoe ride or just soak in the hot tub on the patio and relax. You can also enjoy the crackle of the fireplace. Step off this property and you will find several paths for walks in the Park. Newly renovated Japanese Gardens provide you a place to rejuvenate. A ten minute walk will take you to a mall for all your needs. The Park also has a playground for children of all ages.

Only the best beds and linens and soft leather living room furniture are yours to enjoy. There are 2 TV's. The twin beds are adult sized. The kitchen is exceptionally equipped and you can choose to BBQ outside. Everything provided for a perfect stay is here.

Keywords: Duplex

More Details

Owner
Jane Robson
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 19, 2017

About Jane Robson

I am a retired school teacher with 2 grandchildren whom I enjoy playing golf with. I love to work in the extensive gardens.

Jane Robson purchased this house in 1997

Why Jane Robson chose Victoria

I enjoy peace and quiet and this location is extra special for that.

What makes this house unique

I enjoy gardening and frequently take walks along the waterway. You can step off this property and be in the park. The feeling here is like living in the country but am within a 10 minute walk to all amenities.

Amenities

Gorge -Tillicum Area House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Also adjacent to Esquimalt Gorge Park which has a playground and spectacular Japanese Gardens. Beautiful and easy 10 minute walk along waterfront to all businesses. Canoe available for your pleasure.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(24 traveler reviews)

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Affordable Deluxe Waterfront
average rating of 4.7083335 based on 24 reviews
4

Clean and cute with everything we needed!

  • 4 of 5

Jane was very sweet and helpful. The apartment had everything we needed and we loved the hot tub! The oven was a little tricky to figure out and we never did get much hot water from the tap in the kitchen but wasn't a huge deal as we didn't use it much. Otherwise everything was fantastic!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I request that guests please call me if they are having any issues. The hot water tap must be run a while. Nothing wrong with the hot water tank. Depending on what the previous guest used the oven for...it may have been on the timer. When I am only feet away or a phone call away no guest should have to struggle with anything.
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Sylvan Lake, Alberta
3

Beautiful location!!

  • 3 of 5

The home was located on a beautiful inlet and we all loved the park across the bridge just steps away. The large windows and deck overlooked the view and it was quiet and peaceful. Jane the home owner was very welcoming accommodating as well. We travelled as a family and our 3 yr old had plenty of space to move around and the kitchen had all that we needed. The 2 bedrooms are large as described in the ad. Our only complaint would be that the old furnace is centrally located in the suite right between the bedrooms and when it fires up at 7am it is really loud! I don't blame the owner as the house is older and the suite is in the basement (with a walkout). It woke us up every morning. Overall I would still recommend this place to others as it was spacious and had everything we needed in an amazing location.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The furnace is on a timer and guests should request that this be turned off or changed. I have never had a complaint for this before. I do regret that no one called to see if something could be done. The suite is on ground level and guests can walk out onto the patio and hot tub.
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5

Beautiful location and friendly owner.

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed watching the swan, geese, ducks, and other birds. It was great to relax in the hot tub at the end of each day.

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Shelton, WA
5

Beautiful Victoria Flat

  • 5 of 5

This rental was absolutely beautiful, right on a waterfront park where you could walk, watch the water birds, play on the playground with your kids, or paddle around the inlet in the canoe provided with the rental. The hot tub and fireplace were highlights of our stay here. In a quiet neighborhood removed from the hustle and bustle, but it was easy to find and close enough to drive to downtown in 10-15 minutes. Our hostess was gracious and she truly thought of everything; the flat was well-appointed and scrupulously clean. The price is a downright bargain compared to others I looked at in Victoria. Would definitely recommend.

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Calgary
4

Great stay at Shoaling Waters

  • 4 of 5

We had a great 5 day stay at Jane's duplex right on the water in Victoria. The kids enjoyed watching the ducks and swans swimming in the water right outside the window. I only used the hot tub once but it was nice to have. It was a quiet spot in a convenient location for us with grocery stores just a few minutes drive away. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great space, family friendly

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at Jane's place! Tonnes of space and lots of light, all essentials were provided. We really appreciated the playpen and high chair for our one year old. Beautiful views of the gorge, and right by a lovely park and playground. We spent one rainy evening cozied up by the wood fireplace, and another relaxing outside in the hot tub. Stay here - you won't be disappointed!

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Car: not necessary

I supply a canoe for you to enjoy. The 17 acre Esquimalt Gorge Park is a few meters away. Besides the beautiful walk along the waterfront there is an outstanding Japanese Garden complete with goldfish. There is a UVic sponsored, hands on ocean experience in the park. There is a playground close by. From your patio you have a very quiet view of the ocean and park. The hot tub also is a bonus to relax you. A great place to

unwind after a day of sight seeing.

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Rates & Availability

Gorge -Tillicum Area House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
SPRING
Apr 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$117
$768
$2,195
 
 
Summer
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$139
$820
$2,459
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$110
 

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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