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Beautiful two bedroom suite which can sleep 6 close to lively Main Street.

9 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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Riley Park-Little Mountain Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

You will love this self contained and private suite with over 800 square feet of space. You will have your own private entrance and your own outdoor space. The house is over one hundred years old but has been carefully renovated and updated recently.

There are maple floors and heritage details throughout with some antique furniture to make your stay comfortable and pleasant. There are two comfortable bedrooms and a pull out queen sized sofa in the living room. A well equipped kitchen with dishwasher and microwave and private laundry facilities give you the conveniences of home. We provide high quality linens and towels and new pillow top mattresses to ensure a good night's sleep. You will enjoy the cozy gas fire place and the heated floors in the washroom. The outdoor patio in our flower garden is a pleasant place to read or relax.

The location is quiet and yet convenient. In this central location you are minutes from all the wonderful attractions of Vancouver such as the seawall and downtown but in an artistic and vibrant neighborhood. Walks in the neighborhood include exploring Main Street and Cambie shops, the gardens and city views of Queen Elizabeth Park, Science World and the sea wall. There are over fifty restaurants and coffee shops minutes away. As well as pubs and night spots with live music. A wonderful home away from home.

We are also close to Children's Hospital, VGH and many other medical facilities for those who need to be in Vancouver for medical reasons.

Keywords: Suite

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  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible

Barbara McDonald
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
September 16, 2016
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About Barbara McDonald

We are delighted to welcome guests to our lovely home. We have completely renovated this 102 year old house, keeping lots of traditional details. We enjoy gardening, painting, cooking, golfing and traveling. We are in touch with the arts in Vancouver and really enjoy the wonderful and varied restaurants in our neighborhood. The Main street area is such a fun and central place to live.

Barbara McDonald purchased this apartment in 2006

Why Barbara McDonald chose Vancouver

Vancouver is an amazing city. A beautiful natural setting with many many recreation possibilities; golf, skiing, boating, hiking and beaches are all are close to the city and can be accessed in minutes. In addition, the city has many galleries, theatres and museums. The restaurants in Vancouver showcase food from around the world. Within blocks of our home there are at least 50 different restaurants with different foods from around the world. We chose to purchase this property as it is a lovely home on a quiet tree lined street with all of the amenities of Main Street a block away. We are close to transit and just minutes from downtown without all the traffic and noise. We have all the services we need so close that we don't need to drive very often. We knew these features would be important for our guests.

What makes this apartment unique

Our suite is comfortable and has many amenities that guests will enjoy and is located in a fantastic neighborhood. Staying in this location will allow guests to wander down Main Street and check out the shops, designers, sip a latte, and plan a wonderful evening meal. Guests can also pick up groceries at nearby shops and create a cozy meal back at home. This relaxing location allows visitors to experience the real Vancouver.


based on 9 traveler reviews

Beautiful two bedroom suite which can sleep 6 close to lively Main Street.
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 9 reviews

Tranquil and centrally located

  • 4 of 5

Suite was comfortable and well equipped. Great for 4 people. Hubert was a nice addition to welcome us once in a while. Would definitely stay here again. Barbara and Denis were very accommodating. Nice being able to sit out front and enjoy a coffee in the morning and a glass of wine in the evening.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Essex, England

Perfect location, perfect holiday, perfect for us!

  • 5 of 5

We had never booked a suite of a house before and wasn't sure what to expect. We chose this suite based on its location and past reviews, so glad we did.

There were five of us in our party, myself, my husband and three teenagers.

The suite was decorated to a high standard and Barbara, the very gracious host, very kindly put food essentials in the fridge ready for our arrival. Barbara had stocked the cupboards with tea, coffee, oil and salt and pepper. All laundry and dishwasher detergent and towels and toiletries were available for our use.

We felt very safe and secure in the suite especially having the adorable Hubert keeping watch from the house above.

The suite is a great base for seeing the city and has a bus just at the end of the road. The cherry blossoms were in bloom and just added to the beauty of the area.

I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Barbara's suite. We will definitely book to stay here again on our next trip.

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind comments. We really appreciate it. We look forward to having you stay again next time.
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BC canada

Super convenient

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for our daughter's wedding as it was close to the venue. It was a great location and spacious living space. Very good quality towels and bedding and comfy beds. We never used the heated bathroom floor, but it's a nice idea. The kitchen is very well stocked and we were pleasantly surprised at the gift of muffins and milk and apple juice in the fridge. Very modern and updated with a couple of vintage furniture pieces, which added to the overall invitingness of the place.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Exceptional Home away from Home

  • 5 of 5

I would highly recommend this suite when visiting Vancouver. It is really spacious, with a fully equipped kitchen. The bed was very comfortable and all the bedding was of very high quality. Plenty of extra blankets & pillows if needed. The heated bathroom floor was awesome. The hosts Dennis & Barb are very friendly and they were so accommodating with anything that you require. Being so close to Main St. Is also a BIG PLUS!!!!!! Lots of trendy stores, restaurants, coffee shops & bars. Would stay again on next visit to Vancouver.

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sarnia ON

Home Away From Home

  • 5 of 5

After a long day of travelling we received a warm welcome on arrival. Barbara and Dennis are great hosts and we felt right at home. The place was even more spacious than the photos might suggest, and everything was clean, modern and bright. The beds were comfortable and the kitchen and living room area were nicely appointed as well. We were in town for a brief family visit and we would definitely stay again on future visits to the Vancouver area.

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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London ON

Spacious and Modern

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our 2+ week stay at this clean, spacious and modern garden suite. The kitchen is large with full size appliances and lots of counter space, the beds are comfortable and the bathroom is sparkling with a heated floor and lots of towels. We especially enjoyed the gas fire place to ward off the Vancouver November chills. The suite is located near lots of restaurants and public transit, in a quiet neighbourhood. We appreciated that the hosts lent us several items to help make our family visit even better. Our only suggestion for improvement would be to provide more ovenware for people like us who like to prepare all our own meals. We would definitely stay again when back in this Vancouver area.

  • Submitted: Dec 7, 2011
  • Stayed: Nov 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Vancouver International airport YVR
Nearest Barpub
Portland Craft
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Langara Golf Course
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Pacific National Railway
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Highway one
Nearest Restaurant
Slicketty Jim's Chat and Chew
Nearest Ski
20 Miles
Grouse Mountain
Car: not necessary

Close to the new Hillcrest Pool and recreation centre which was originally one of the 2010 Olympic venues as well as the very beautiful Queen Elizabeth Park. also a short 20 minute walk down the hill to the sea wall and Science World.


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Riley Park-Little Mountain Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming

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