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Douglas Park Garden Apartment in a beautiful Vancouver Neighbourhood!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 700 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1 BR self contained apartment with private entrance on beautiful Douglas Park

Clean, comfortable 1 bedroom garden level suite with private entrance, patio, and garden. Close to everything Vancouver has to offer - shopping, restaurants, recreation and the Canada Line subway to downtown and the airport all a short walk away.

Four bus lines run very close, taking you directly to Downtown, UBC, Stanley Park, Granville Island, etc. If you arrive by car, there is free parking just outside the door.

BC's major health centres, Vancouver General Hospital, BC Cancer Agency, and BC Children's Hospital are all within 15 minutes walking distance.

This is a great location for families, with a nice park across the street with playground, fitness center, running track, and splash pool in summer. Free family oriented concerts every Thursday evening in the summer! Hillcrest Olympic Rec Center is also close by, with a large pool (indoor and outdoor), skating rink, library, etc.

Local shopping and restaurants are only 500m away, in Cambie Village. Other shopping districts are also within just a few km: Main Street, South Granville, Granville Island, and the large Oakridge Mall.

When you are not out in the city, enjoy the peaceful private patio with a view of the park and mountains!

The apartment is very quiet and private, with a queen size bed in the bedroom and a sofa in the sitting room that converts to a second queen-sized bed. A single mattress or a portable crib can be supplied on request. The bathroom has grab bars installed in the bath tub, making access easy and safe. Clean linens and towels are provided, and housekeeping services during the stay are available if desired. Guests also have free access to a shared laundry room.

The living room has been recently updated with a 42" flatscreen TV.

More Details

Owner
Jamie Lyall
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 21, 2017

About Jamie Lyall

Professional family who loves to travel, ski, cycle and live in Vancouver

Jamie Lyall purchased this apartment in 2005

Why Jamie Lyall chose Vancouver

This is a very beautiful, convenient and popular neighbourhood and we love living directly across from Douglas Park an being able to get around so easily without driving.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We just stayed at the place for one night and it was great. No issues at all. The apartment is nice and clean and had everything available. There is also a LCD TV in the living room (pictures showed an old one) and has a cable box too. No issues with the Internet. There is access to the laundry room, but we didn't use it except for the iron. The place is about 10min drive to downtown. Parking is free on the street beside the house. The entrance to the apartment opens up to the park and gives a really peaceful feeling. My mother in law loved it and sat outside for a while in the morning just relaxing to the view.
May 2015
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Amenities

South Cambie Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
  • The tub/shower has grab-bars installed for the safety of our guests.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • The bedroom features a Queen size bed and a walk-in closet. The sofa in the sitting room can be converted to a second Double size bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(52 traveler reviews)

Douglas Park Garden Apartment in a beautiful Vancouver Neighbourhood!
average rating of 4.8461537 based on 55 reviews
5

A great home base

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was clean, easy to access, and met all of our needs as a family of 4 with 2 young children.

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very comfortable. Everything we needed. Nice and warm.

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is convenient for getting around town but also in a pleasant, quiet neighbourhood. Jamie, our host, was welcoming and helpful in every way; he also gave us complete privacy, so perfect. We had a great holiday, - three weeks.

  • Submitted: May 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Calgary
5

Quiet and central

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was comfortable and well-equipped. A plus for anyone who likes to cook is good knives! And the homemade granola was a nice touch. The location is excellent - close to trendy Cambie Street village, Queen Elizabeth Park, Broadway Avenue and the Vancouver General Hospital. It is in a quiet, safe residential neighborhood. The huge park outside the front door is great for anyone who likes to run or walk. A gem!

  • Submitted: May 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A very comfortable one bedroom apartment in a great location!

  • 5 of 5

I booked my stay here for a family visit in Vancouver. Response time to my booking request was very prompt and the information on finding the property and local amenities was clear and helpful. The location is great - close to local restaurants, coffee shops and right across the street from a park. The one bedroom suite with full kitchen (complete with complimentary granola!) is perfect for a single or couple. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clearwater, BC
4

Quiet and Convenient Location

  • 4 of 5

We stayed in Jamie's suite while we were in Vancouver for appointments at BC Children's Hospital. It was so nice to be within walking distance to the hospital as parking can be hard to find. It was also easy walking distance to all the shops and restaurants on Cambie Street. The suite was clean and updated with a beautiful view of the park, and mountains in the distance.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great apartment

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful location - park across street with cherry trees in bloom. Easy access to downtown via skytrain. Very clean, comfortable and spacious.

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

Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
YVR
Nearest Barpub
600 Miles
Prontino - small, new cosy cocktail bar
Nearest Ferry
28 Kilometres
BC Ferries, Horseshoe Bay or Tsawassen
Nearest Train
500 Metres
Canada Line, King Edward Stn
Nearest Restaurant
600 Metres
Lots in Cambie Village
Nearest Ski
16 Kilometres
Grouse Mountain, Cypress Mountain
Nearest Beach
4 Kilometres
Kitsilano Beach
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

South Cambie Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer 2017
Jun 16 2017 - Sep 17 2017
2 night minimum stay
$106
$659
$2,488
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $6 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$88
$549
$2,122
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $6 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $47.57

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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