Large Bright Room with Balcony

Private room
1 Guest
1 Bed
Per Night
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Large Bright Room with Balcony
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The Space
Accommodates: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Bed type: Real Bed
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Pet Owner: Cat(s)
Room type: Private room


Weekly discount: 20%
Cancellation: Moderate


The Space

Large bright private room, 12 X 15 ft., located at the front of the house in 2nd floor apartment. Your own private Balcony.
Classic charming Victorian house, more than 100 years old. Many original features.
The bathroom is modern and the house has many upgrades but it is not entirely renovated.
High Speed Internet/WiFi included.
Quiet relaxed peaceful atmosphere. Jazz, folk, world and classical music plays.

The room is fully furnished and comfortable, with double bed, dresser, lamps, desk, chairs, bookshelf, carpets.
Hardwood floors, high ceilings, closet, stained glass, west-facing window, French door out to your own private balcony.
Bedding and towels provided.
Warm, comfortable and quiet forced-air gas heating.
Window air conditioner and fans are provided for summer - sorry, no central air conditioning!
$12 extra/night, for a 2nd person.

I have lived here for over 20 years and have rented the room to many people over the years. I am a friendly, progressive woman. I have travelled many places and love meeting people from around the world. Also living here is one sweet, friendly and curious tabby cat who will certainly make you her own!
I am a Toronto native and I enjoy hosting visitors to the city. I look forward to meeting you!

Guest Access

You will have your own House Key, and can come and go as you please during your stay.
For Cooking and Eating: Use of fully-equipped kitchen, with your own space in cupboards and fridge.
Bathroom with a sublime deep soaker tub and shower with good water pressure. Towels are provided. Bathroom has a sliding pocket door.
Washing machine has cold water only. Sorry, No dryer. A drying stand, iron and ironing board are provided in your room.
Small Living Room with sofa and dvd player.

Interaction with Guests

I live here, too.
I am the owner of the house and am always available to be of assistance!
Zora, the cat, is very friendly.

The Neighborhood

This is a wonderful, safe and vibrant area, west of the downtown core of Toronto, between Roncesvalles Village and Parkdale residential neighbourhoods.
Easy and convenient access to all downtown attractions - short walk to all streetcars to nearby downtown and subway system, many small cafes and restaurants, live music, interesting shops, small galleries, parks, library, cinema, grocery stores, swimming pools, and Lake Ontario.

Getting Around

Very convenient to all public transit. Short walk (5-10 minutes) to all streetcars (trams) to nearby downtown.
Close to Dundas West station on the east-west subway system.
Very close to Bloor Station of the Pearson-Union Airport Shuttle Train.
Nearby access to taxi services and car rentals.
If you are driving, you can easily obtain a Parking Permit from the City of Toronto at (URL HIDDEN)

Other Things to Note

There is a rented flat on the main-floor of the house, occupied by a quiet and friendly couple, with 2 cats.

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House Rules

Please bring slippers to wear inside, and remove outdoor footwear when you enter the apartment.
Please provide your own personal hygiene products: shampoo, soap/body wash, toothpaste, etc.
Other House Rules are provided at the time of your arrival.

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Safety Features
Smoke Detector
Carbon Monoxide Detector
Fire Extinguisher

1 night minimum stay
Large Bright Room with Balcony
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About the Host, Lorna

Toronto, Canada
Member since November 2011


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