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Large Home in Downtown Halifax Near Waterfront, Citadel, Universities/Hospitals

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
10
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
3 nights

Description

South End House Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms + Den, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

This character home in the heart of Trendy Central Halifax has the perfect location for those seeking convenient access to all that Halifax has to offer. North Park Street runs along the east side of the Halifax Commons, home of the Skating Oval being introduced this winter! It’s a five-minute walk to downtown, close to shopping, bus stops, the MacDonald Bridge to Dartmouth, and much more. The layout offers 2 spacious living rooms; one of which opens into dining room, one of which can be the fourth (very large) bedroom. The kitchen was recently renovated with beautiful cabinetry with spacious cupboards. There is a 3 piece bath located on the main level as well as washer and dryer units. The second floor features 3 bedrooms and a 4-piece bath. Other features include wide planked pine flooring, high ceilings, back yard, and a dry basement for storage. Utilities, cable and phone are all included in the rent. This home is FULLY FURNISHED!

Keywords: 3 or 4 BEDROOMS, 2 BATHROOMS, LARGE LIVING AREA, YARD, NEAR DOWNTOWN, NEAR HOSPITALS, NEAR UNIVERSITIES, DOWNTOWN, WALK TO EVERYTHING, PET FRIENDLY

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Owner
John or Jennifer
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
November 14, 2016
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About John or Jennifer

This home is owned and managed by John and Jennifer Gillis. We live nearby and take pride in providing local knowledge and necessities to our guests. We have 2 children and 2 dogs and are happy to help with travel arrangements, sight-seeing, and any special needs that you may have.

Why John or Jennifer chose Halifax

location, charm, great yard, spacious, and welcoming. The best spot for anyone visiting on vacation, business, or for events like weddings or sports competitions. You will not find a more central location to enjoy everything Halifax has to offer.

What makes this house unique

In the wintertime we enjoy living across from the skating oval. It's free of charge and skates are provided. In summer, enjoy the green of the Halifax Common and the Citadel across the street and just to the left respectively. We are able to walk everywhere we go and love the close proximity to downtown signts, bars and restaurants, and the beautiful Halifax waterfront.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)

Large Home in Downtown Halifax Near Waterfront, Citadel, Universities/Hospitals
average rating of 4.7 based on 20 reviews
5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

I was just at the" Green House" for a 3 day weekend with my three sisters.

Perfect location, a short walk to Spring Garden Road shopping and restaurtants.

Kitchen well equipped.

4 bedroom's with very comfy beds. We ** highly recommend**

  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

My mother and 3 sisters all agreed that this was the prefect place to stay for the 5 of us. We all had our own bed and could relax in the kitchen with our morning coffee and in the living room at the end of the day. The location was great - the house is within walking distance of downtown - 10 minute tops. The house was exactly as described. It made for a wonderful family vacation.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Greenhouse Great for a Family Stay

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed the "greenhouse" immensely, location within walking distance of everything on the Halifax waterfront and downtown area is fantastic (and the walk uphill to get home each night helped burn off a few the extra calories we took on with food and drink). Lot's of room for six of us. Made for a very economical family vacation.

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Winnipeg
4

Great location, spacious home

  • 4 of 5

My family and I stayed at this house for a week in May 2016. Great location, we walked almost everywhere. Very spacious and comfortable home. If you're planning to do any cooking I would recommend bringing some basics with you such as salt, pepper and sugar as there is none at the home. You should also expect to bring or purchase hand soap and dish soap as this was not provided. Overall we enjoyed our stay and would definitely rent again!!

  • Submitted: May 31, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Elmira, Ontario
5

Great experience

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week in this spacious home while we were visiting Halifax and attending our sons wedding. It comfortably housed all ten of us and was centrally located to many attractions and the wedding events. We were able to host the reception party and have a home away from our home for this special event. It was great to have all the comforts of home: washer and dryer, kitchen space, outdoor yard space. The only frustration we had during our stay was totally out of the owners control - construction around the area made it difficult to access the house but by now this will be complete. This is a large space that can accommodate a large group comfortable. I would definitely rent this house again if I was coming to the area.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Location, location, location!

  • 4 of 5

We stayed in the green house for a week for my son s wedding. There were six adults and two children. It's an older home but full of character. The large downstairs room suited my son, his wife and their two children perfectly and haha we couldn't hear them cry upstairs in our rooms. Minutes away from the harbour, citadel hill and downtown. Oh yes we also walked to the casino! As everyone told us it was unusually warm I can't fault the owners for the heat, though a couple window air conditioners would be well used. Thank you for a nice holiday.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Halifax International
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Kilometres
Seahorse Tavern
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
VIA Rail Station
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Kilometres
Dee Dee's
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Chocolate Lake

THIS HOME IS LOCATED ACROSS THE STREET FROM THE HALIFAX COMMONS, HOME OF THE BRAND NEW WINTER SKATING OVAL. DURING THE SUMMER, THIS IS AN EXCELLENT PLACE TO WALK A DOG AND PLAY SPORTS LIKE SOCCER, BASEBALL, RUGBY, AND FOOTBALL. THERE IS A PUBLIC TENNIS COURT AND A PLAYGROUND LOCATED ACROSS THE STREET AS WELL.

Rates & Availability

South End House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
fall 2016
Nov 1 2016 - Dec 18 2016
3 night minimum stay
$208
$983
 
 
Holiday Season
Dec 20 2016 - Jan 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
$265
$1,286
 
 
late winter/spring 2016
Jan 3 2017 - Apr 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$208
$983
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$265
$1,286
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $57
Refundable damage deposit $189

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 0% refund if canceled at least 0 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

South End House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1900 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • downstairs bathroom has a standup shower, while the upstairs bathroom has a tub with a shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double
  • 1 Queen size Bed in 3 bedrooms, 1 Double Bed in 1bedroom, Baby Cribs (1), air mattresses on request
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
INCLUDED ARE ALL UTILITIES, CABLE, AND INTERNET. ON STREET PARKING AVAILABLE. HOME IS FULLY FURNISHED AND SPECIAL REQUESTS CAN BE MADE. THIS HOME IS CENTRALLY LOCATED AND CLOSE TO UNIVERSITIES, HOSPITALS, DOWNTOWN, BUS STOPS, AND BRIDGES AND FERRIES TO DARTMOUTH.

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