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1Bed 1Bath,Water View,WIFI,PVR,Cable,CAN/US Phone,Gas stove,BBQ,walk in shower..

10 Reviews
Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 27 - 30 nights

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Overview

Victoria Condo Rental Photos and Description

1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, 1 pull out single bed, sleeps 3

Rented by the full calendar month

Dockside Green is the first certified Leed Platinum Development located in the vibrant community of Victoria West, endearing called Vic West, which is about 10 minutes away from the Victorian downtown core just off the Victoria Harbour. The land embraces both the historic spirit of the Songhees First Nations Tribe, who inhabited the area until 1911, and the modernization of the 20th century. The area holds the first shipyard in Victoria that was established in 1873 and still continues to be used thus adding to the dynamic Vic West landscape.

Dockside Green is located close to the Westside Village shopping area, which includes, Save-On-Foods grocery and supermarket, Starbucks for your everyday caffeine fix, Spinnakers beer and wine store, Safra Day Spa, medical centre, pharmacy as well as local eateries. For a sip of something unique and local, there is Café Fantastico – specialty coffee that offers a selection of locally roasted beans and traditionally brewed coffee, which can be enjoyed with immaculate water views and natural landscapes close to the Galloping Goose Regional Trail. Close to the café is the locally owned Fol Epi (which means “Wild Wheat Stalk”) bakery, which creates organic pastries and breads from locally sourced farmers.

There is GoodLife Fitness club down the street that offers both women only as well as Co-ed hours.

Dockside Green is conveniently located to a variety of bus routes and biking lanes for ease of transportation such as to the university and downtown core.

For the outdoor person, Dockside Green offers a variety of activities such as biking, running, walking or hopping along the Galloping Goose Regional Trail that stretches from the east end of the Johnson Street Bridge to the Sooke River Valley. Kayaking, Dragon Boat paddling and Stand-Up Paddle boarding is another pastime that one can enjoy close to home with rentals just long the Selkirk Waterway.

Dockside Amenities:

This bright and spacious condo unit is located on the fifth floor of the second phrase of the Dockside Green Development called Balance which outlooks the inner Gorge Waterway where kayakers and dragon boaters are a common view. There is an outdoor propane barbecue on the patio that can be enjoyed all year round. The kitchen is fully equipped with a vast variety off cooking utensils such as a scale for measuring precise ingredients, rice cooker and baking thingamabobs. Within the kitchen are a coffee maker, French Bodum grinder and coffee press and tea thermometer to measure the perfect cup of tea or coffee that can be enjoyed on the covered patio area on a beautiful Victorian day. There is a gas stove, oven and large microwave all at ones fingertips. For a restful sleep, the unit possesses a comfortable Sterns and Foster Queen Bed with numerous pillows, a lush duvet and bedding that will ensure sweet dreams. The bathroom showcases a large sit-in tub for those relaxing days and a walk-in shower for those on the go, in both cases hot water is included as part of the utilities. Due to the environmental nature of the development, the unit hosts energy efficient and low-flow plumbing appliances. For those lazy days there is a Samsung Television, PVR, Blue ray and Apple TV all connected on a highspeed wireless network. There is also a bike storage area and locker that is available upon request if required by guest. There is underground secure parking for one vehicle however there is numerous street parking for your guest.

Includes:

1bedroom, 1 bathroom condo 674 sq. ft.

Secure underground parking

High Speed Wireless Internet, Shaw digital cable, and local phone

Deep soaker tub and separate shower

Granite counter tops

LCD TV with Apple TV and DVD player

In-suite washer and dryer, ironing board, iron

Pillow top queen size bed and linen

Comfortable couch which also folds down into a bed

Central air circulation, portable air conditioner and tower fans

All amenities for cooking and dinning

Patio with gorge water views, propane BBQ and comfortable chairs

Bike storage and storage locker

Bus stop close by

Work desk with view of water and Mount Doug

All utilities (water, heat, hydro)

All inclusive flat rate no tax

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible
Owner
Member since: 2011
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Reviews

4.8
based on 10 traveler reviews

1Bed 1Bath,Water View,WIFI,PVR,Cable,CAN/US Phone,Gas stove,BBQ,walk in shower..
average rating of 4.8 based on 10 reviews
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Great Place!

  • 5 of 5

Its a great location and great place. All the amenities are as per the description and very accurate. The place is kept very clean and well maintained. You can find all the supplies you need for a comfortable stay. The kitchen is well equipped with all appliances for those who enjoy cooking. The shopping complex across the street is very convenient and the place is just next to the goose trail, and a 15 minute walk to downtown. Owen and Haydee were amazing hosts! I would definitely recommend this place and consider it for the future for myself.

  • Submitted: Jan 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
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5

Best place to spend a month in Victoria

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I and our dog arrived in Victoria and needed a place for a month while we searched for a permanent place to live. We have travelled all over the world and rented apartments in many countries, this was the best equipped place we have ever been in. It has every thing you could think of to make your stay pleasant and if for some reason you are missing something Owen&Haydee will go out of their way to get it. Also this unit is a ten minute stroll to downtown Victoria and a short walk to two great trails. Grocery, Starbucks and a post office/pharmacy are 3 minutes away and a local coffee and organic bakery are 2 minutes away. If you need to be in Victoria for any reason this is the place to stay.

Roy&Lynda

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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5

Wonderful, neat, great location

  • 5 of 5

Owners were very kind and accommodating. Condo well equipped and very clean.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
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5

Bright, quiet and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

This condo is exactly as presented in the pictures. Very clean, bright and nice furnishings.

Owen and Haydee were excellent hosts, providing local information to suit our interests.

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
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5

Simply amazing!

  • 5 of 5

Close to the centre, beautiful coffee and bakery shop (one of the best in Victoria), fully furnished in true terms.

Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
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Great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

Very clean, well stocked and well maintained property. The owner went out of his way to ensure we had everything we needed for a wonderful 5 month stay. We would recommend this property to friends and family. The apartment is exactly as shown on the website. We were travelling car-less and the apartment is very close to a Save On Foods, post office, medical centre, etc. and downtown Victoria is a short walk away. The apartment is also very close to the Galloping Goose trail, the West Song walkway and several different bus routes.

  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
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Map

Spinnakers Brewpub and Guesthouses
Swans Brewpub
Garrick's Head Pub
Irish Times Pub
Victoria
Blue Fox Cafe
Bin 4 Burger Lounge
Pagliacci's
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria
Victoria Public Market at the Hudson
Victoria Harbour Ferry
Save-On-Foods
"Grocery Store"
Starbucks
Spinnakers Spirit Merchants
Pharmasave
Royal BC Museum
Butchart Gardens
Bulk Barn
"grocery store"
Shizen Japanese Restaurant
Brasserie L'ecole
"French restaurant"
Pho Vy
Green Leaf Bistro
The Bay Centre
Greater Victoria Public Library - Central Branch
Greater Victoria Public Library
Greater Victoria Public Library - Saanich Centennial Branch
Uptown Centre
"Walmart and mall"
Mayfair
Costco Wholesale
Walmart Victoria Supercentre
Willows Beach
Gonzales beach
Dallas Rd
Beacon Hill Park
Mount Douglas Park
Jordan River
Sooke Potholes Provincial Park
Re-Bar
"Vegetarian cuisine "
Phillips Brewing Co Ltd
"Local brewery"
Hoyne Brewing Company
"Local brewery"
The Penny Farthing Olde English Pub
Steamship Terminal
The Breakwater
Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre
Thetis Lake Regional Park - Highland Road Parking Lot
Nearest Airport
22 Kilometres
Victoria International Airport (YYJ)
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
many
Nearest Ferry
2 Kilometres
Blackball and the Clipper
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
several
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
CN
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Highway 1
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
plenty
Nearest Ski
250 Kilometres
Mount Washington
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
several
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Victoria Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
July-Aug
Jul 1 2016 - Aug 31 2016
30 night minimum stay
$2,300
 
 
Sept
Sep 1 2016 - Sep 30 2016
29 night minimum stay
$1,840
 
 
October-March
Oct 1 2016 - Mar 31 2017
27 night minimum stay
$1,610
 
 
My Standard Rate
28 night minimum stay
$1,610
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $77
Pet Fee $38

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Victoria Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 5
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 674 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Carport
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Ducted Cooling
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Gym
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Secure Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum System
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Tank
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
  • Seperate deep soaker tub Seperate shower Low flush toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Serta Pillow Top Queen size bed Also one person fold out chair bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Courtyard
  • Walkway to Water
  • 2 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Sterns and Foster firm Queen size bed Separate soaker tub and shower Granite kitchen counter tops Gas stove and stainless steel appliances. In suite washer and dryer 40” Samsung LCD TV with Apple TV and DVD player You choose the channels and plan with Shaw digital cable and phone High speed 100mbps Wi-Fi modem internet All cookware and utensils ncluded Bamboo flooring Balcony with views looking onto the gorge waterway Secure building, underground parking and bike storage Access to fitness centre Close to grocery stores and shopping Close to restaurants and cafes Located next to a Victoria Harbour Ferry stop Dockside green community is highest LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Platinum certified development in the world

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