About this listing
We are located 1 block from the Distillery District and 3 blocks from the Athletes Village of the PanAm Games. We can walk to most all attractions Downtown Toronto, well serviced by Public Transportation. We are but 15 minute walk to Union Station.
We rent a private room to visitors and students visiting Canada. Shared bath, kitchen, BBQ and laundry. Wireless Internet. We are a Gay couple (not looking for any funny business), one of us is fluent in Spanish, the other only English. We have two Chihuahua's who live in the house with us. We have pictures of the inside and outside of the house. Just minutes (walking) from the heart of the city and minutes (walking) from Lake Ontario. No curfew as we are up to 1:00am most nights.
The whole house including backyard, except the other bedroom of course.
Interaction with Guests
We are always happy to help you find the things you might be interested in and around Toronto. We have our favorites, like the Greek Village, China Town, etc. Having lived her all my life I pretty much know where everything is and how to get there.
The St. Lawrence Neighborhood is a family neighborhood with lots of children, dogs and great people (although the children seem to disappear in July/August, our guess is the go to the cottage for the summer). We are mixed income neighborhood with Condos, Co-Ops, Owner Occupied Town Houses, Very low crime in our neighborhood.
We are steps from two bus routes (North South Routes to Subway), 15 minute walk from Union Station (new express train to airport takes you from Union to Pearson in 20 min.), cross town street car (King St.,) is 3 blocks north (also stops at subway line). Eaton Center (famous shopping mall) is 20 minute walk.
Other Things to Note
Very quite street. There is a new television in the room that picks up local stations. We can put A/C unit in the window if needed, typically we leave our windows open during the summer months.
No bringing strangers home. No smoking marijuana or doing other illegal drugs in the house.