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Rebecca and Dave

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Ocean view home close to Univ of Victoria

Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Listing #137388

Preferred Destination: London, England, United Kingdom

| Open to any destination

House
Last Updated 5 days ago

About

Two double bedrooms, two baths (one large ensuite) plus office and large family room (with sofabed), with ocean views from all main rooms. Also large deck and sunroom. Close to the University of Victoria in British Columbia. Our home is equipped with stereo, cable tv, Netflix, Crave, BritBox, Acorn, Disney+, landline telephone, and fastvwifi throughout. Large, well-equipped kitchen, including Nespresso machine, as well as living room with fireplace. Quiet, scenic residential neighborhood with bus line stopping at top of the street. Bikes available, but car recommended for shopping and sightseeing. Short walk to secluded beach, 2 km to U Vic campus. Our neighbors are very friendly and happy to help if you need them.

Bedrooms
2

Bathrooms
2

Offices
1

Size
2,400 ft2

Suited For
4

Property Type
House

Availability

From May 1, 2022 until December 31, 2022

Minimum Stay

30 Days | Dates are flexible for this listing | Open to non-simultaneous exchanges

Comments: Open to travel most times, especially long stay anywhere with good transport w/in 2 hrs of London

Location

House in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Closest University

University of Victoria

Nearby Universities
Royal Roads University
Neighborhood

Gordon Head (Saanich)

Nearby Cities

Vancouver

Comments: Gordon Head - a lovely waterview home close to secluded beach. Walking distance to U Vic, bus stop at top of street. Excellent wifi, well-equipped kitchen. Cable tv and streaming packages. 20 mins to airport, 30 mins to ferry to Vancouver/mainland.

Explore the Area

Surroundings

  • Off Campus
  • Walk to Campus
  • Bike to Campus
  • Suburban
  • Near Ocean or Lake
  • Near Woods
  • Near Park
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Neighborhood School
  • Near Public Transportation

Exchange Terms

Utilities are included

A cleaning service is not included

Comments: We will cover utilities (gas and electricity) unless the charges are significantly higher (>15%) than our typical usage. Cable, phone, internet would be included free in the exchange.

Considerations

The home is not suitable for young kids

Pets are not allowed

Smoking is not allowed

A car is not available

Comments: Two large bedroooms and a very comfortable sofabed means the house will sleep six.

Features

Interior

Furnished

Connectivity

High Speed Internet

Wi-Fi

TV

Cable or Satellite

Printer

Exterior

Balcony or Patio

Garden

Dedicated Parking

Backyard

Accessibility

Stairs

Temperature Control

Fireplace

Security

Security System

Appliances

Oven

Stove

Microwave

Refrigerator

Dishwasher

Washer

Dryer

Creative

Piano

Comments: Note: house on two levels; home office, ample parking

Our Travel Preferences

Who's Coming?

Party of
4
2 Adults

Our Destination

Preferred Destination

London, England, United Kingdom

Flexibility

Open to a home exchange in any destination

Comments: Prefer long stay within 2 hours of London - the closer the better.

What We Are Looking for


Bedrooms
2


Bathrooms
2


Offices
0

Smoking

I prefer smoking not allowed in the home

Allergies

Allergies are a concern

Car

I would like a car if possible

Comments: Daughter will visit occasionally - she is allergic to cats. It would be nice to have a car included, but we would not be able to reciprocate.

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Rebecca and Dave

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