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Home Away from Home

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living room with fireplace
private, covered outdoor patio with gas bbq has a  view of the garden
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
7 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
PLEASE NOTE: We are taking extra care to disinfect this apartment due to COVID-19. 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, 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 ...PLEASE NOTE: We are taking extra care to disinfect this apartment due to COVID-19. 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, 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 bicycles and helmets available for those interested. NOTE: All taxes (if applicable) and cleaning fees are included in the price.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Judy O
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2012
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Reviewed 13 September 2019

Had a fantastic stay. We were there for a week and it is exactly as it’s described. This suite is outfitted perfectly with everything and/or anything you would need. Just A FEW highlights: Fully functioning kitchen, large private outdoor patio with round table, 4 chairs...More

Date of stay: August 2019
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RonO910, VR Owner at Home Away from Home, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2019

Well thank you both, for such a nice review. It was our pleasure to host you, and we enjoyed spending time with you when you were here. We really appreciate that you took the time to write about your stay with us. Please come back...More

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

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Reviewed 9 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

Reviewed 24 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
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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.

Reviewed 5 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!

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Dreamer698341
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.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Grill
Blender
Books
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Garden
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Cooker
Telephone
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
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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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