This large apartment (size 1100 ft² /102 m²) is located in the city of Coquitlam, 30 minutes drive away from Vancouver. Stay close to everything what the city of Vancouver has to offer, while enjoying the peacefulness and serenity of suburban living and outdoor activities of the Vancouver coast.
- Private entrance
-free parking by the house
-Quiet neighbourhood (cul de sac)
-Apartment furnished with 2 queen size beds and modern sofa bed in living room.
-Hardwood floors/laminate floors (rooms)
-Tiles in the kitchen
-Full bathroom with heated floor (tiles), bathtub/shower
-Large kitchen/ Large living room/Large room/
- Gas fireplace
- Satellite TV
- Fully furnished kitchen with pots/ plates etc if you want to cook.
- coffee maker/toaster/microwave
-Washer & dryer
-Covered patio with table and chairs overlooking small garden.
Transportation to Vancouver: You can drive, take SkyTrain or West Coast Express to downtown Vancouver.
15 minutes walking distance to Skytrain Station (Coquitlam central or Inlet Centre Station.
Driving Distances to various location from my apartment:
Stanley Park – 41km/25mi/35 min
Capilano Suspension Bridge, North Vancouver -38 km/23mi/35 min
Grouse Mountain – 42 km/26mi/40 min
Granville Island -34 km/21 mi/ 35 min
Coquitlam - Vancouver International Airport: 42 km/26mi/40 min
Coquitlam - Abbotsford International Airport: 50 km/31mi/40min
US border White Rock/Blaine is 32 km/20mi/40min
Douglas College - 3.5km/2mi/6 min
Simon Fraser University (SFU) 12km/7.5mi/15min
Harrison Hot Springs – 115 km/72mi/ 1 hour 20 minutes
Hell’s Gate Airtram, Fraser Canyon -190 km/118mi/ 2 hours
Whistler Olympic sites - 152 km/95mi/ 2 hours
If you are driving through Canada from Bunff/Calgary/Edmonton to Vancouver – our suite would be a perfect spot to stop -10 km/14 min from Highway 1
Summer activities:: Tennis courts are located 5 minutes walking distance from the apartment with neighbouring swimming pool open all summer.
If you prefer Olympic sized swimming pool, wave pool, water slides and therapeutic whirlpools you can visit City Centre Aquatic Complex located 5 minutes driving from the apartment.
Some of the parks and beaches located close by: (travel time from the apartment added by each destination)
Belcarra Regional Park with Sasamat Lake in Port Moody located 16 minutes drive from the apartment (one of the warmest lakes in Greater Vancouver ) and Buntzen Lake in Anmore (19 minutes drive)
In summer day’s you can relax at Sasamat Lake’s White Pine Beach. You can relax at the beach, swim in clean water, go fishing or circle Belcarra’s Sasamat Lake. The Sasamat Lake Loop (1.5 miles/2.5 km return) will take you around the lake from White Pine Beach going south to a floating boardwalk that crosses the lake back to the beach.
In addition to a nice beach, there are a few hiking trails around the Buntzen Lake.
You can choose from 4 to 12 hours hiking time. Trails are used also by Mountain Bikers and Equestrians.
Mundy Park the largest park in Coquitlam (176 hectares/435 acres) has many walking trails that pass the park's two lakes - Mundy Lake and Lost Lake. The park features outdoor swimming pool, playgrounds, picnic area, (12 minutes drive)