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Home Away from Home

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40 reviews
Street view of the house
living room with fireplace
living room seating area with contemporary artwork
sit up to the kitchen counter on 3 barstools or work on your laptop at the built in desk
open plan living area
view from the kitchen into the living and dining rooms
bright dining room with sliding door to private patio
kitchen with black appliances and built in desk to the left
king sized bed in bedroom
bright bedroom with blinds and drapes
lots of bathroom storage
double vanity in bathroom
small separate bathtub
separate tub and shower; bathroom has heated floor
in-suite washer and dryer
front door of the suite is at the side of the house
back yard view toward your lower garden patio
covered Private outdoor patio
private, covered outdoor patio with gas bbq has a  view of the garden
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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
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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A TripAdvisor Member
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

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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

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.

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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.

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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Ron and Judy were great hosts and we loved the location! The house was well kept and very tidy. We had a great stay!

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RonO910, VR Owner at Home Away from Home, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Hi Kelly. We're glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and made use of our bicycles while you were here. Thanks for choosing our vacation rental and Victoria, for your getaway.

  • 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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Dates Min stay Per week Per month
Default 7 nights
1 Jun 2018 -
15 Sep 2018
High Season
7 nights
16 Sep 2018 -
30 Apr 2019
High Season
7 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to New Zealand Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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Note that there are no hidden fees.(No cleaning fee, no security deposit, no taxes)
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.
Car advised
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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