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Hip and modern family-friendly home

Hip and modern family-friendly home

6 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
2 baths
6 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
2 baths
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Indoor fireplaceThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.

The space

About Our Home:
We have a luxurious & stylish family-friendly house in downtown Toronto's hip Leslieville neighbourhood. Our home comfortably sleeps 4 (although we can accommodate up to 6).

We have a modern kitchen, including dishwasher and gas range. The living room has a comfy couch and TV with satellite HDTV cable, AppleTV with Netflix, and surround sound stereo system. The living room features a cozy gas fireplace, with remote control. The basement TV has a PlayStation 3 game system (including Netflix and Blu Ray player).

On the second floor there are 3 rooms and a bathroom. The master bedroom has a queen size bed. The second bedroom is our daughter's, and has a double bed. The third room is an office, and doesn't have a bed.

The basement has been recently renovated, and is a rec-room / kids' play space. There's a couch, and a queen size air mattress / air bed in the basement.

We have 2 full bathrooms (4-piece): one is on the second floor, and one is in the basement. Both bathrooms have soaker tubs with showers.

Enjoy a drink and the propane BBQ on our back patio, which was landscaped in 2014.

We have central heating and central air conditioning. We have high speed, wireless WiFi internet if you'd like to bring your own computer.

We have kids' things that you're welcome to use (toys, books, kitchen stuff).

We have a private parking spot in the back, should you wish to rent a car while in Toronto.

We live on a quiet, tree-lined street, just off of Queen St. East, in the heart of Toronto's Leslieville neighbourhood. The Queen 501 streetcar, which runs right by our house, was listed in National Geographic magazine as one of the Top 10 Trolley Routes in the world. The New York Times called the Leslieville area one of the hottest neighbourhoods in Toronto.

There is world-class dining around the corner, as well as a grocery store and The Beer Store within 3 blocks. Also nearby is the Toronto Beaches area, featuring a long sandy beach on Lake Ontario, and miles of walking trails. We have 2 bikes that you can use (including a child's bike seat).

Greenwood Park is at the top of our street, and features a free public swimming pool, splash pad for kids, playground, soccer field, baseball diamond, etc. There is a free outdoor ice rink and hockey rink in the winter.

Our house offers quiet, comfortable, residential living, within downtown Toronto. No car is necessary to explore the city. But, if you want to rent a car, day trips include Niagara Falls, and Ontario's wine country.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Summer bookings (July and August) are a minimum of 5 nights.

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace
Wifi
Kitchen
Cable TV
Laptop friendly workspace

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM

Availability

17 Reviews

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Michelle And Chad User Profile
Michelle And Chad
September 2016
This was the best airbnb experience we've had. Avery's place is so comfortable, it felt like home. It was the perfect size for us, our baby, and our brother. It was also so nice to have some toys for the baby to play with, not to mention being located right behind a playground. T…
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Tammy
August 2013
Excellent stay! Great neighborhood, friendly neighbors and short distance to Toronto's attractions- 15 min by street car to the The Beaches, Polson Pier, Downtown, Harbourfront, CN Tower. Avery was a wonderful host- she was very attentive. When a small issue came up on the fi…
Clara User Profile
Clara
August 2012
Avery has a very well equipped home with a wonderful kitchen. Our family was very comfortable. It was especially nice for my 2 year old granddaughter as there was a crib available and many toys to borrow. Having the parking was wonderful as well. We had a great stay in Toronto…
Margaret User Profile
Margaret
October 2011
My family and I had a wonderful stay at Avery's house! My sister lives in the neighborhood and we were visiting at attend her wedding. The lovely house, convenient location and room to sleep six people was a match made in heaven. The open, modern set up on the first floor leadin…
Margo User Profile
Margo
September 2011
This was the perfect base for our Toronto adventure. The house is indeed hip and stylish and ideal for our family (2 adults, 1 teen and 1 tween). We had all the comforts of home, including a well equipped kitchen and barbecue, TV with PS3, a computer and wifi. Avery's big blue bi…
Kevin User Profile
Kevin
August 2017
I stayed at Avery’s with my wife and two small children for 5 nights and we all really enjoyed the experience. The area is great and she was very responsive and accommodating to our needs. She arranged for a pack n play and high chair at the house, which was so helpful. Her home …
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Jen
July 2017
Our family of 4 stayed at Avery's place during a summer visit to Toronto. The location was terrific with easy access to transit to Downtown, and great coffee shops and restaurants nearby. Avery's communication was always timely and she was very attentive to all our family's needs…

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Toronto, CanadaJoined in January 2011
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I'm a Toronto-based web designer. My husband, young daughter and I live in the hip Leslieville neighbourhood. We love to travel, and will treat your home with as much respect and care as we treat our own.
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Toronto, ON, Canada
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