Welcome to Vancouver! You can sleep up to 8 people in this deluxe 3-bedroom, 2 bathroom home where history meets modern. Fully renovated heritage home equipped with all the amenities to make your stay both a pleasant and memorable one. Enjoy our sunny deck and large garden. Take a short walk through tree-lined streets to quaint Fraser Street which offers some of Vancouver best dining experiences. Our home is very well connected to downtown through public transit and bike routes.
Do you like the character of a heritage home - stained glass windows, woodcraft finishing, spacious areas? How about the comforts of modern architecture - open concept kitchen, stainless steel appliances? Stay at our home where past meets present in a comfortable and elegant way to make the best of your stay in Vancouver. The house was recently renovated and furnished for your comfort. Over 2400 square feet will give you and your family space to enjoy the holiday.
Large windows throughout the house let lots of natural light come in - you will barely need to turn on lamps during the day. There is a large deck and a fenced backyard that receive the afternoon sunshine. Grab a crunchy apple from our garden or try your baking skills with an apple pie. Enjoy a barbecued meal or a glass of wine to wind up the day.
Through this posting you will be securing the entire living area of the house. We have four bedrooms and two full bathrooms. We have one crib and a playpen which makes it ideal for guests travelling with little ones. The whole neighbourhood is very family friendly and there are two parks nearby where kids can enjoy release all their beautiful energy.
Interaction with guests
We are happy to provide you with advice on the best places to visit and how to travel in and around Vancouver. At home you will find a small library with maps and travel books to help you plan your trips.
While we will respect your privacy, we want you to feel we are here to help you make the most of your stay. This is our home and we usually arrange to meet guests on their arrival and departure date. Our family leaves nearby and are easily reachable in case of emergencies or if you have any questions.
Other things to note
The house is located on a quiet residential street in Cedar Cottage neighbouhood. There is a parking lane in the back of the property that can accommodate two cars. Additional free street parking can be found in front of the house.
We love our home and want to keep it beautiful for your enjoyment and the enjoyment of future guests. Below is important information regarding your stay at our place. Please read carefully. Failure to follow these guidelines may result in immediate termination of our rental agreement. A condition inspection will be conducted at the start of your reservation. Damages to the house will be charged against your security deposit.
SMOKING - Our house is smoke free. smoking tobacco, vapping or any other substance is not allowed. Smoking is not permitted indoors or anywhere else in the property - this includes deck and garden area. Smoking inside the house will result in a cleaning fee of $450.
FIRE SAFETY - Open flames such as candles, incense or any other item that may present a risk of fire is not allowed. Absolutely no hotplates. Please do not leave laptops on flammable surfaces such as bedding.
SMOKE AND CO DETECTORS - Your safety is important to us. Smoke and CO detectors are placed around the house and tested regularly. Please notify us immediately if you notice any malfunction. Tampering with smoke/CO detectors will result in a re-installation fee.
PETS - We love fur animals, unfortunately our allergies don't. For that reason our house does not allow pets.
PRIVACY AND NOISE - Guests are expected to respect privacy and comfort of other tenants and neighbors. We want you to feel at home and be able to entertain. Small gatherings (under 10 guests) are ok, but large parties are not permitted. To ensure the enjoyment of all residents in the neighbourhood, the City of Vancouver has clear regulations regarding noise. We expect our guests to abide by this bylaw. For the comfort of our downstairs tenants and neighbours, loud or disruptive behavior is also not allowed and will result in the immediate cancellation of your booking.
MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY - Our home is suitable for parties of up to 8 people.
GARBAGE AND RECYCLING - All organic materials, including meat, can be put in the green lid bin at the back of our property. Garbage is to be deposited in plastic bags in the black lid bin. Appropriate sorting of garbage and recycling is required for all guests. City of Vancouver requires us to separate organic, inorganic, paper, glass and other metal containers.
FOOTWEAR AND FLOOR CARE - We have paid special attention to have our flooring looking great. Please refrain from using shoes inside the house. Suitcase wheels and high heels can easily damage the floor. Please also make sure to immediately clean any water spills on the floor and do not use anything other than lightly wet cloth for cleaning floor. Moving furniture can easily damage the floor. Please do not move furniture. If you have special requests just ask us.
LOST KEYS: Please keep your keys safe. If keys are lost or not returned we will need to change locks for security purposes.
Ellen is a native Vancouverite and has lived in this city all her life. She loves cities so much that made building them her profession and now works as a city planner. Her husband Juan has lived in Vancouver for over 15 years and also has many tips to share to make the most out of your stay.