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Beautiful Condo in the Heart of Downtown. Free Gated Parking!

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-5)

Located in the heart of downtown Victoria the beautiful suite is located in the old Prior Block which was renovated in 2007 to reflect the standards of modern design. Complete with free fenced parking the suite is truly at the pinnacle of downtown living. A stones throw from Victoria's best shopping and restaurants, the suite is the ideal place to stay for anyone wanting to visit and take in the wonder of Victoria. As a resident of the building myself, I can testify to the beauty of the building.

The suit contains 1 bedrooms with an on suite bathroom. The kitchen and living area center the suite and it's modern design give it a beautiful flow. The suite sleeps 4 comfortably with the addition of a 5th if needed.

-The Suite-

One ensuite bathroom

Fully equipped, gourmet kitchen with granite counter tops

Stainless steel appliances

Wireless Internet with LCD digital cable HDTV

IPod docking station

Cordless telephone

AC

Smoke-free and pet-free environment

-Amenities-

Premium quality, pillow-top, 1 queen and 1 fold-out mattress with superior, Egyptian cotton linens

Large, bright, wooden Pella windows throughout

Vaulted,12 foot ceilings, exposed beams

Fully equipped kitchen with fridge, stove, dishwasher, microwave, dishes, cutlery, stainless pots and pans, toaster, kettle, blender, coffee maker, coffee grinder, and more

Beautiful modern furniture

Free, secure, gated parking

South facing

Complimentary coffee and tea

In-suite washer and dryer

As a bonus, when you stay in our suite you receive 15% off all spa treatments and products at Le Spa Sereine, one of the highest rated spas in Victoria.

Take in the beauty of Victoria and stay in this timeless suite.

Keywords: Condo, Rental, Monaco, Downtown, Victoria, Parking, Family, Inner Harbor, Shopping, Food, Johnson, Government

More Details

Owner
Pierre Ouellet
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 11, 2017

About Pierre Ouellet

My name is Nermeen Alireza. I moved to Victoria 15 years ago from Vancouver and never looked back! My father did the development of the building, and thus retained 3 suites that we operate via VRBO. I work from home and am always available if you need me.

Pierre Ouellet purchased this condo in 2007

Why Pierre Ouellet chose Victoria

I love the character and charm of the building; it is an integral part of Victoria's architectural heritage. Each suite is unique and has interesting features of the original structure. I love the architectural design and all our guests tell us how wonderful it is to stay here.

What makes this condo unique

When you stay in our suites, not only will you admire the marriage between old and modern architecture, but you will also enjoy a spacious and functional condo in the heart of downtown Victoria!

Amenities

Downtown Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Beautiful Condo in the Heart of Downtown. Free Gated Parking!
average rating of 4.7 based on 30 reviews
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5

Downtown location, spacious. Just what we needed.

  • 5 of 5

having travelled 3500 km in 2 weeks we needed somewhere to relax and explore. This place ticked the boxes and has everything you need to either cook all meals or whatever. Try Market on Yates, it has some fantastic bung in the oven dinners.

The apartment was everything it said it was going to be, the sofa bed is a wee bit small for two teenagers but not a drama.

Apartment was a little hot, air con machine either wasn't working or I was too stupid to work it but it has windows.

Ideally located for downtown, 5/10 minute walk depending on where you want to be.

We really liked Victoria and this would be a good place to stay if the town is your primary choice to stay. Parking is provided & you need it.

Thanks!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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WINNIPEG, MB
4

Excellent spot, building and unit

  • 4 of 5

The condo is right in the heart of downtown, about 3 blocks from the water. If you like the windows open and don't mind seagulls all night, you should be OK.

The ceilings are very high, the bathroom is oversize and the walk-in closet is huge. Several of our visitors said that they could easily make it a home. The condo feels very large and comfortable. There are plenty of closets, electrical outlets and cupboards and a full kitchen. It was clean and well-supplied.

There were a few downsides, mainly on the service, and easy to fix. First, it was a rare very hot week in Victoria. A window AC was there, but we were told that it was not working, so they got us a fan. Secondly, there were a couple of deficiencies on check-in, such as a missing bulb in the pendant lights and a fridge that rocked enough to spill something inside. We were told they would be looked after, and they confirmed that we were OK with them coming in. By check-out, 6 nights later, it had not been done.

The mattress definitely needs to be replaced. One corner appears to have completely collapsed and the whole thing is wavy.

There are no drawers for clothes, and no shelves in the closet. They should put in a bureau or some shelves or even a closet organizer.

These were not enough to make it a bad experience. We enjoyed being downtown and close to everything in a comfortable place. Overall, we enjoyed our stay very much.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great experience as always

  • 5 of 5

This is my 4th time renting these units, always awesome.

No complaints.

New property management company, JP by the Sea, were a pleasure to work with.

Will be staying here again in the future and definitely recommend for others wanting to stay in downtown Victoria. Close to everything.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kansas City
5

Great Victoria condo

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I just finished staying for five nights. The condo was exactly as described. Nermeen was very helpful and willing to make great recommendations. Yes, there is some street noise. Yes, the crows and gulls begin early in the morning. But, you're in downtown Victoria. We grew accustomed to the neighborhood sounds. The location made for a great home base for walking all over downtown. We loved it.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location, great space!

  • 5 of 5

Just stayed 2nights, and this was the perfect location in Victoria. We parked the car and never had to drive for the whole stay. We did all our sightseeing, brewery tours, restaurants, etc on foot, this location is perfect for it all!

The unit was stocked with everything we needed, and the perfect size for my

Husband, 5month old and myself.

Nermeen was so kind an accommodating, and so quick to respond! She made the renting process seamless and even helped us with our luggage upstairs!

Can't wait to stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Chic, comfy, modern

  • 4 of 5

Property was located just a few minute's walk to downtown one direction and Chinatown the other! The apartment itself was updated and stylish, with room to sleep 5 (but I wouldn't recommend sleeping 2 on the sofa bed.) Our host was wonderful, as she met us at the property and walked us through the ins and outs. We would've given the stay 5 stars, but our biggest complaint was that the street noise (cars and people) and proximity to the water (birds) made it quite difficult for sleeping. A pair of earplugs would've solved the problem! Overall, we absolutely loved Victoria, and we would one day want to come back to visit this unbelievably amazing city!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
26.8 Kilometres
Victoria International
Nearest Ferry
31.7 Kilometres
Schwartz Bay
Nearest Beach
5.7 Kilometres
Willows

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Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 16.0%

JP By The Sea Vacation Rentals Terms and Conditions :
1- GENERAL
The accommodations are owned by “JP By The Sea” as vacation rentals accommodations for the Guest according to the following “Terms and Conditions”.
2- RESTRICTIONS
The Guest agrees to follow the restrictions set forth by “JP By The Sea” and shall be responsible for any and all guests, for adherence to the terms and conditions.
3- PAYMENT
Bookings shall be confirmed in writing by e-mail on approval of application and on receipt of credit card information (Visa, Master Card, Discover or Amex). A Preauthorization of $250.00 (safety deposit) will be done on the CC in file 30 days prior arrival. 50% of the payment is due 48h prior of the arrival day and the balance is due and payable on date of arrival. The issuance of written confirmation to the Guest by “JP By The Sea” shall form a binding contract between the Guest and “JP By The Sea”. All payments are made to “JP By The Sea”.
4- CHANGES IN ACCOMMODATION
Request to make changes to earlier booked accommodations can be made on request, the earlier the better and will be accommodated based on availability.
5- CANCELLATION
Any cancellation received less than 2 days prior to midnight 00:00h (Pacific Standard Time) of the day of arrival is subject to a fee equal to no more than one night’s rental.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.