Living room Living area with large bright windows.


Entire home/apt

4 Guests

2 Bedrooms

2 Beds


Entire home/apt

4 Guests

2 Bedrooms

2 Beds

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Children
Ages 2 - 12
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About this listing

This house is a lovely home with a garden and deck, ideally located in the charming neighborhood of James Bay. It is just steps away from downtown Victoria, the Royal BC Museum, Dallas Road/Beach, many restaurants and shops, and much more.


The space
Accommodates: 4
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 2
Beds: 2
Check In: Anytime after 3PM
Check Out: 10AM
Room type: Entire home/apt

Amenities

Prices
Extra people: $10 / night after 2 guests
Cleaning Fee: $41
Security Deposit: $103
Weekly Discount: 10%
Weekend Price: $103 / night
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Description

The space

This is a lovely and comfortable house in a fantastic location. Not only are several of Victoria's tourist attractions a short walk away, there are also several good restaurants, shops, grocery stores, liquor stores, banks, all within walking distance.

Attractions close to the house:

Victoria Inner Harbour - 5 minutes on foot
Fisherman's Wharf - 10 minutes on foot
Emily Carr's House - 3 minutes on foot
Downtown - 5 minutes on foot
Restaurants and bars- All over, within walking distance
Dallas Road and beach area - 10-12 minute walk
Beacon Hill Park - 5 minute walk
Royal BC Museum and Imax Theatre - 5 minute walk
Chinatown - 15 minute walk
Shopping area - 10 minute walk
Grocery store / bank / pharmacy- 4 minute walk

and much much more!

Guest access

Guests will have access to the entire top floor of this house. We live here a good part of the year, so you will find that this house has everything you need. We love to cook and the kitchen is fully stocked with appliances, cooking utensils, and plenty of spices that you are welcome to use.

Our cozy living room gets so much natural light and is a great space to lounge around. We have a great selection of books on the area which you can use.

The main bedroom has a queen sized bed with an excellent mattress and quality linens. The spare room has an extra futon that can accommodate 2 extra guests. Please let us know if you will need this so we can leave the necessary bedding.

The bathroom is spacious and has a washer and dryer in it for your use.

Interaction with guests

If we are able,we will check you in and answer any questions you may have. And if not, we will be in communication via phone and email and explain how to check in. The property caretaker, Daniela, lives in the basement suite of this home (separate entrance), and she is also available if you have any questions or concerns.

The neighborhood

James Bay is the oldest residential neighborhood in Victoria, and is just south of downtown. There are many of Victoria's key tourism attractions in this area - including Parliament Buildings, Royal BC Museum, Beacon Hill Park, Fisherman's Wharf, horse-drawn carriages and waterfront walkways. The neighborhood has many heritage homes, including the home of artist Emily Carr. There are many interesting heritage walks that can be done in the area.

Getting around

There is access to many bus routes and bus stops within a couple blocks from the house.

Most areas of the city can be accessed on foot.


House Rules
No smoking
No parties or events
Check in is anytime after 3PM

We want you to have fun, but please also take care of our home! We ask that you remove all garbage before checking out, and keep noise down after 11pm in respect of our neighbors.


Cancellations

Strict

Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.


Safety features
Smoke detector
Safety card
Fire extinguisher

Availability
2 nights minimum stay

Exact location information is provided after a booking is confirmed.

36 Reviews


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Morgan User Profile
August 2016
Dustin made sure that we had all the information that we needed for our arrival. He was there and happy to help us get settled in. The house was beautiful and in the perfect location. The house is very clean and organized, easy to make yourself feel at home. This was the perfect spot to settle in and explore the city.

Fran User Profile
August 2016
Dustin and Tatjana answered my emails thoroughly and took the trouble to give me recommendations on local restaurants. Also, we greatly appreciated Dustin allowing us to leave our luggage with him for several hours after the 11 a.m. check out since we had an afternoon bus to catch. He made us feel very much at home. He also allowed us to use the local phone, which was great to check on ferry schedules without an international SIM card.

Andrew User Profile
July 2016
This was a great place, spacious enough for our family of five, and centrally located but in a quiet neighbourhood. Had a parking spot for our rental car. Lots of helpful resources provided too. Highly recommended.
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Response from Tatjana And Dustin:
Thank you Andrew! We are glad you enjoyed your stay
July 2016

Jason User Profile
July 2016
The best equipped kitchen we've ever had at an Airbnb. Incredible location to explore Victoria on foot. The home was clean and spacious - a great amount of space for us and our two daughters. The home also came with helpful pamphlets and books on things to do all over Vancouver Island. We cannot recommend this Airbnb enough! You won't be disappointed. Tatiana and Dustin were extremely easy to communicate with and work out details of our stay.
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Response from Tatjana And Dustin:
Thank you so much Jason for staying with us. We are glad you enjoyed our kitchen, we love to cook and I'm sure other people also like to cook and want to make sure they can. You and your awesome family are welcome to stay anytime!
July 2016

Grisell User Profile
July 2016
This was our first time using Airbnb and my husband and I were not sure what to expect. We were pleasantly surprised at our wonderful experience. The home is charming, cozy and very comfortable - just like being at home. The pictures are very accurate. The bed was incredibly comfortable allowing us a great night's rest. Tatjana and Dustin were easy to reach and responded immediately to our emails and/or phone calls. The home is also in a perfect location, within walking distance to downtown (restaurants and pubs), the ocean front and beautiful Beacon Hill Park. I would definitely recommend this lovely home and would return without hesitation!
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Response from Tatjana And Dustin:
Thank you Grisell for the kind review. I am glad you had a nice time and enjoyed the location. Most of all, I am glad you had a positive first time airbnb experience :)
July 2016

Stephanie User Profile
July 2016
This beautiful home was just what we had hoped for during our first trip to Victoria! Super clean and very cozy. We enjoyed how easy it was for us to walk everywhere. Super close to the fisherman's wharf area (you have to check out red fish, blue fish), grocery store just down the road, next to a beautiful park, etc. We really appreciated being able to feel like we were at home, while out of town! Next time we are back in town, we will be coming here again. Thank you so very much!
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Response from Tatjana And Dustin:
Thank you Stephanie for your feedback, and I am happy to read that you appreciated our cozy home and its great location, thanks!
July 2016

David User Profile
June 2016
Dustin and Tatyana were great hosts and available if needed. Great location a few blocks from inner harbour! Horse and buggies occasionally trot by on the street which is neat to see. Nice main floor of house was well appointed and comfortable. This is a gem, I will definitely stay here again. Thanks from Dave in Peachland
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Response from Tatjana And Dustin:
Thank you David, you are welcome back anytime. It was a pleasure to have you stay
June 2016

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This airbnb account is shared by a married couple - Dustin and Tatjana

Tatjana is originally from the Galapagos Islands and Dustin is from Canada, they both currently live in between the Galapagos and Victoria, BC.

We both love to travel and are also regular airbnb guests. For this reason we know what guests are looking for, and will do whatever possible to make your stay comfortable.

It is important to us that your stay in the Galapagos or in Victoria are comfortable and memorable; we are here to help you have a wonderful trip to these magical places!

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Response time: within a few hours