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Home Away from Home

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Victoria, Victoria Capital Regional District, Vancouver Island, British Columbia
This new, modern 1000Square Foot walkout garden suite has everything,including bicycles! It is new and furnished in modern style with leather furniture, gas fireplace, audio/visual system - 55” 4K Smart TV, CD,DVD, and high-end surround sound system. The kitchen has all new appliances and is completely outfitted. The private, covered patio has a year round BBQ and patio furniture. You'll find the bedroom a dream, with a kingsize bed and large closet. The bathroom has a heated tile floor, two sinks, a large shower and separate tub.The off-street parking and private entrance to the suite will make you feel at home. A wonderful getaway that is suitable for one person or couple. Non smokers only, please. All previous guests have given rave reviews. Close to Royal Roads University, Victoria General Hospital and CFB Esquimalt. We have bicyc... Read more
Listing #FKN3596691
About the Owner
Judy O
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2012
Interaction with guests
We will greet you on your arrival and get you settled in with instructions on how everything works. Don’t worry - if you forget something, we are right upstairs! We can help you with directions and suggestions, and there are lots of maps and flyers on things to do, walking and cycling maps, etc, in the apartment, for your use.
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

The place is amazing! The lighting accents everything in the interior beautifully, the back yard it overlooks so so perfectly planted and manicured that it's reminiscent of Butchart Gardens in miniature, the bedroom is roomy with lots of closet and drawer space surrounding a huge...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Robin H
RonO910, VR Owner at Home Away from Home, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Thank you so much, Robin, for the great review. You and Carl were model guests, and are welcome to come back at any time. I would just like to point out that the sofas are both real leather, but we’re so glad you enjoyed lounging...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018

I decided to flip thru your Guest Books to help describe our stay in your beautiful suite: Felt like home, great location, peaceful patio and garden, so well equipped, you thought of everything (bikes, BBQ, start up basket) beautifully decorated, spotlessly clean, top notch, better...More

Date of stay: April 2018
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RonO910, VR Owner at Home Away from Home, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

It was a pleasure to meet you both and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay here. We hope you come back again next year to see more of our beautiful island. Thank you for the great review! Ron and Judy

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Reviewed 25 October 2017

This suite is amazing. Location setting and décor beautiful. Extremely clean and inviting. Hosts warm and friendly. Nothing has been spared. Everything you need is provided. We love it here and will be returning soon.

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank SunnyDays1717
RonO910, VR Owner at Home Away from Home, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Thank you, Patty and Dave, for the perfect review! We are happy that you had a nice time here and look forward to seeing you again. Happy travels! Ron and Judy.

  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 King
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Note also that there is a strict maximum of two people.
No smokers or pets, please.
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About the neighbourhood
This property is located on a quiet lane in a quiet neighborhood on the west side of Victoria. Nearby is access to the Galloping Goose walking/bicycling trail, and easy access to main thoroughfares which will take you downtown or north on the TransCanada Highway. It is a 10-15 minute drive to the centre of downtown, 5 minutes to Royal Roads University, View Royal Casino or Victoria General Hospital.
Getting around
We recommend that our guests have a car. Alternatively, there is bus service to downtown every 15 minutes. The walk to the bus stop is about 10minutes.
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How to get there
Airport: Victoria International Airport: 24.0 km
Ferry: Blackball Ferry to USA/BC Ferry Swartz Bay: 9.7 km
Taxi from the airport takes about 30 - 45 minutes, depending on traffic. Same for driving in from the Swartz Bay Ferry.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.6 km.
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