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Fully re-build Arts and Crafts home on the Kingsway.Rustic, hand made cabinet. Smart TV for your entertainment.
Luxury on The Kingsway - Book now
Luxury on The Kingsway - Book now
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
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Classic Arts and Crafts home with modern twist.
Short or long stay - close to all amenities, walking distance to Toronto's subway system and transit. Centrally located with an easy access to downtown's hustle and bustle, Universities and college campuses. Only 15 minutes drive from the airport, close to all major highways.
Only steps from Humber River where you can enjoy a relaxing walk.
Book now for a comfortable stay during TIFF, Invictus games, business or personal travel.

Amenities
Free parking on premise
Family/Kid Friendly
Wireless Internet
Kitchen
Prices
Extra people No Charge
Cleaning Fee £12
Weekly Discount: 5%
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for infants (Under 2 years)
Check-in time is 4PM - 10PM
Check out by 2PM

You must also acknowledge
Must climb stairs - bedroom is on the second floor of the house
Potential for noise - Our two dogs like to greet people occasionally with a loud "hello" .
Pet(s) live on property - 2 golden retrievers and a cat live with us
Some spaces are shared - entrance room, laundry and kitchen are shared
Cancellations
Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher
Availability
1 night minimum stay

9 Reviews

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Chu-Han User Profile
November 2017
Helena’s place is awesome. Extremely clean and cozy with two welcoming dogs. It’s 5 mini walk from the 73/48 bus station and about 20 minutes walk from the Royal York subway station. It’s about an hour away by public transportation to downtown Toronto. I really enjoyed the neighborhood here. Also, the family was very caring when my friend burnt her arm. Helena cared about my friend’s recovery very much. I had a pleasant experience staying at the house.

Damon User Profile
November 2017
Very very generous and hospitable

Dulcie User Profile
November 2017
'Luxury on the Kingsway' indeed! The photo you see of the bedroom in the listing makes it appear much smaller than it is! - this was a beautiful, spacious room, with a wonderfully creative wood bureau, made by Helena & Michael's son!, and a large organized closet. This home is magnificent: re-built from the ground up using old materials from torn-down barns and such. As an example: the towel rack in our private bath is a rough old wooden ladder, leaning against the wall!- brilliant. :) The shower itself is one that has sprayers to wash you every which way. Divine! And, the tile floor by the sink and toilet is heated somehow! (maybe the hot water pipes run under the floor?) Helena had had a very busy day on the date we'd booked, and let us know in advance that she would not be available, but that her husband would check us in and give us info and a key, which worked out fine. We had realized we most likely would not have a chance to meet Helena, due to our late return from a concert in town, and her early departure for work in the morning. Yet, when we returned close to midnight, there was Helena to greet us and chat for a few minutes before ending her day. That was completely unexpected and so thoughtful! Thank you, Helena. Wish we'd had more time to spend. In the morning, we enjoyed the high-tech coffee maker and some fresh fruit, bagels and pastries left for us. We loved Cody and Bella, the dogs...and never saw the cat! :)
Helena User Profile
Response from Helena:
Dulcie, thank you so much for such a great feedback. You were wonderful guests and I hope as we continue this endeavour that we will meet people just like you, so kind and considerate. I am glad that our cat did not cause you any allergic reactions, perhaps he knew to stay away...LOL. The floors are heated. As a matter of fact, our whole house heating system is floor heating. There are hundreds of meters of pipes in the floor under the wood and hot water circulates through it. It is supposed to be one of the more environmentally friendly heating systems. Once again, thank you for visiting and of course you are welcome to come back any time. :)
November 2017

Sherin User Profile
November 2017
Helena and Micheal are great hosts. We were new to the country and were looking for a nice place to stay for a month with our toddler. Helena and Micheal's home was the perfect place for us and we couldn't have asked for anything better! The house is nestled in a quiet, upscale neighborhood, bestowed with Canada's natural beauty. With a blend of traditional and contemporary architecture, the house is well furnished with a beautiful kitchen. The guest bedroom and bathroom were very clean and the amenities matched that of a luxury hotel. The dogs - Bella & Cody and the cat, Scamper are very friendly and love people around them. The house is perfect for families, couples and solo travelers who prefer to stay away from the busy city & yet be within half an hour's drive to downtown.

Marie User Profile
October 2017
Great environment and location. Fantastic room and amazing shower.

Leonardo Adrian User Profile
October 2017
We loved staying in Helenas house in our fast trip to Toronto, the neighborhood is in an excellent location 15 min walking to the subway station, very nice room and an excellent hosting by Elena and family, their pets are so trained, we loved them. 100% recommended
Helena User Profile
Response from Helena:
Thank you, We are glad you enjoyed your stay in Toronto and in our house. All the best in your future travels.
October 2017

Olga User Profile
October 2017
Helena offers a gorgeous and fantastic space! I stayed there for four weeks, and I loved it! The location is pretty good, it is easy to get to downtown and to airport. The neighborhood is beautiful and safe. Everything in place is exactly as described, and the room fells even mehr spacious then it looks in the pictures. All, down to the last details, is so stylish and clean! The bed is very comfortable, perfect wardrobe and the best bathroom ever! Helena and Michael are lovely, positiv and super helpful in all questions and requests! They were very flexible with checkin and checkout wich was very helpful in managing with the flight timing. Their family is friendly and easy to communicate with. Their dogs and cat are just brilliant :)! I felt really very much at home and enjoyed my stay a lot! Thank you very much for all! I would definitely recommend Helena's place and consider it for myself in future!

Toronto, CanadaJoined in September 2017
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