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Member since: 2011
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Speaks: english, french, dutch

Family Home with Large Outdoor Deck & Hottub

6 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview

East Danforth House Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, sleeps 6

Enjoy your time in Toronto living in a beautiful centrally located home. Situated on a quiet tree lined street next to stunning Monarch Park which features children's playground and beautiful outdoor pool. Open concept main floor with grand piano, large plasma tv with surround sound. Step outside onto the outdoor living area with Weber BBQ, built in outdoor hottub and multilevel cedar deck.

Very high walk score. Less then five minutes from the subway which gets you to the downtown core in minutes.

To get out of the city by car you are within minutes to two major arteries.

If you are in the movie industry the home is close to Toronto's film industry. A great residence for the upcoming Toronto PanAm Games.

Toronto is world renowned as being one of the most multi cultural cities in the world and this home is situated within walking distance of this experience

About the home and local area: The local Danforth scene is steps away so you can enjoy Greek restaurants, clubs and entertainment. Or head South to Gerrard St to experience little India's fabulous fare.

The home is perfect for a couple or family. Minutes from Toronto's museums, Science Center and waterfront.

The well appointed kitchen with stainless steel appliances makes entertaining an easy experience. The main floor features maple hardwood and a small bathroom. Three bedrooms and main bathroom are located on the second floor.

Home entertainment includes cable and the Wii Game Console. There are two large flat screen televisions. One in the living room and the other located upstairs. The main floor living area features a beautiful 6ft Yamaha Grand Piano.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Owner (Owner)
Member since: 2011
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Speaks: english, french, dutch

About Owner

Real Estate Sale Rep for Keller Williams Urban Office.

Owner purchased this house in 2005

Why Owner chose Toronto

This home offers great amenities for a family with kids. A large open concept main floor is ideal for entertaining. Steps away from the subway. Easy access to major highway arteries. Walking distance to all the fabulous bars and restaurants of the renowned Danforth Avenue. Just up the street from one of the most beautiful city parks featuring a free massive outdoor pool. Very quiet tree lined street in a family neighbourhood.

What makes this house unique

Large outdoor living area with multi level cedar deck and built in hottub. Beautiful Weber BBQ for cooking fabulous meals.

Large plasma tv and surround system with Netflix, Apple TV and cable TV with surround sound.

Grand piano in main living area.

Guestbook comments from the owner

As the first guests of Parkmount, it was a pleasure to host the Schmack family from Chicago. Their enjoyment of the home and surroundings support it as an ideal vacation property.

Was a delight to make their acquaintance and would love to have them back. Great way to make new friends.
Jul 2011
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Reviews

3.7
based on 6 traveler reviews

Family Home with Large Outdoor Deck & Hottub
average rating of 3.6666667 based on 7 reviews
4

Fabulous stay in the city

  • 4 of 5

Our choice of this downtown property really facilitated our stay and time in Toronto. The owner went above and beyond to accommodate our needs particularly for our baby and to make sure we were comfortable. Great outdoor patio and hot tub ideal for entertaining, open concept kitchen, and comfortable beds complete with luxury linens. The location was ideal - centrally located and minutes away from everything. Thanks for a wonderful experience !!!

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
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Québec
1

The pictures aren't à relection of the condition of the house

  • 1 of 5

The house is said to have 3 beds and can have 6 persons but in fact only one of the bed is a double bed, and I mean a double not a queen or a king a double. The 2 other bed are on child bed that can fit maximum 5foot 9 person. The third bed is a uncomfortable mattress with a bar in the middle that fits perfectly in the rib cage. During our stay the owner has entered the house while we where sleeping and while we where not at home. When we've mention to the owner that this was inappropriate I said that it was is right has a Owner to check is propriety has mention in the rental agreement in reference :Quote is for up to six guests staying at the home. The morning that I thought that someone had enter the house and was stealing I found the owner right in front of my bed while I was in the bathroom. After arguing with in that its totally inappropriate for in to enter while we sleep I told me that it was written in the sale agreement :

Owner will occasionally visit to confirm the safety and well being of home and occupants.

Guests are asked to respect and care for the home and furnishings while there.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ontario / Canada
5

Nice place to stay in Toronto

  • 5 of 5

Two friend and I stayed here for four days in October. The house is just as described in the photos. It is clean and comfortable, with some interesting and unusual attractions inside, including a working jukebox from the early 1960s. There are comfortable living and dining areas on the first floor, and three bedrooms on the second floor: a master bedroom, a kids bedroom and a study with an expandable sofa-bed. The owner was sincerely friendly and helpful; he's fun to talk with, has a good sense of humour, and surprised us with a gift of a nice Cabernet Sauvignon. The house in on a pleasant, tree-lined, quiet street just a few blocks south of Danforth Avenue, near Monarch Park. This puts it in an ideal location. On Danforth just a couple minutes walk from the house are Ethiopian, Moroccan and Italian restaurants, as well as a great patisserie for breakfast. Just a few blocks walk to the west on Danforth is Greektown, with a lot of delicious Greek places to eat. Also, the Bloor-Danforth subway is a short 10-minute walk from the house, which gives easy access to the rest of Toronto. I would certainly return to this house if staying in Toronto in the future.

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2011
  • Stayed: Oct 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Attractive, well-kept house on quiet Toronto street

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our brief stay at Parkmount. The house is very clean, updated, has every amenity, and a large wonderful deck in the back. We enjoyed breakfast on the deck each morning. The house is on a quiet street, but an easy 2 block walk to the subway, and not far (maybe 10-15 min walk) from the trendier section of Danforth. A short block and a half (2 minutes away), at the end of Parkmount is Monarch park- a huge green space, perfect for walking dogs or relaxing. Overnight parking is also near the park, a 2-3 min. walk away (you'll get a $30 ticket if parking in front of the house overnight, or for more than 1 hour during the day). The set up of the house (clean, uncluttered, well-organized) and quiet neighbourhood made travelling with our dogs very convenient. David, the owner, was welcoming and kind. If money was no object, we would definitely stay here again - it's a great place.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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California
4

Pleasant and Convenient Home Base for Enjoying Toronto

  • 4 of 5

The house on Parkmount is a good combination of old and new. It combines the character of an older home in a nice, safe neighborhood with a beautifully remodeled kitchen, contemporary furniture and a delightful deck in back with additional outdoor living space. Twice we had breakfast at the table on the deck and once we had a sunset dinner, talking late into the warm summer evening. If you have a car, night parking is a half block away in front of the school.The subway is only about a 5 minute walk, and it provides easy access to downtown and harbor front areas we visited. The weekend we visited was Caribana Festival, a celebration of the Caribbean cultures represented in Toronto. We enjoyed several free concerts and an amazing parade. Toronto is a fun city to explore. Don't miss a sunset walk on the beach with (of course) Canada geese floating on the lake, watching the city lights and CN Tower come on. We were also surprised that the lovely countryside and small lakes are so close to the city. We had fun seeing Uxbridge and Chalk Lake. The house on Parkmount was a pleasant and convenient home base for exploring and enjoying the Toronto area.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Northern Illinois
4

Hot time in Toronto

  • 4 of 5

Our family of 4 spent a week in this beautiful home in July, 2011. It is a nicely decorated space brimming with character. Despite an unprecedented heat wave while we were there, we were kept cool in air conditioned comfort. Very nice and safe feeling neighborhood, with a large community pool within a block, for free! Just off Danforth, it is close to public transportation, and easy to drive to downtown, as well. David, the owner, was very helpful and was always a phone call away if we had questions. We would definitely stay there again if we come back to Toronto.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended

The Danforth

Other Activities: boating, health/beauty spa, shopping, kayaking

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Rates & Availability

East Danforth House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Low Season
Oct 1 2016 - Dec 1 2016
3 night minimum stay
$189
From
$226
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $34 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas & New Years
Dec 16 2016 - Dec 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
$264
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$226
From
$264
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $38 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

extra person per night $23
Pet Fee $23
Refundable damage deposit $377

Due to previous credit card scams we have had to provide the following security measures.
Names of guests must must be provided who are staying in the home.
Guests making the booking must be more than 30 years of age.
The name on the credit card must match the name of one of the guests.
A scanned passport ID of the guest arranging the booking must be provided.
A phone conversation is required prior to booking to confirm the reservation and house policy
Guests may not sublet the home.

This is a non smoking residence.
Rates are based on a maximum occupancy of 4 guests. There is an addition charge for each additional guest.
Pets are permitted only on a per arrangement basis. There is an additional fee for pets.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

East Danforth House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Downtown
  • Lake ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
    Room 3 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Convertible Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Convertible Bed
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

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