Everyone loves the porch...with a great view of Grouse MountainDining room

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1 Bedroom

1 Bed

Private room

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1 Bedroom

1 Bed

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About this listing

The space
Accommodates: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Bed type: Real Bed
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Pet Owner: Cat(s)
Room type: Private room


Extra people: No Charge
Cleaning Fee: $19
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The space

Located in Vancouver's cultural mosaic - Commercial Drive - Parker House is in the hub of this charming and hip community, with Edwardian character homes and quiet, treed streets for walking and biking. Situated 3 blocks from "The Drive" with it's unique shops, 19 outdoor European style coffee cafes,and every kind of ethnic/international restaurants (many featuring live entertainment), this character house is a beautiful 100 yr old Heritage home on a favored street, with views of the mountains. Antiques, hardwood floors, tidy and immaculate, warm and friendly, Parker House is lovely on every level! The popular Commercial Drive is in the heart of the city (and considered one of the top 10 hippest neighborhoods in North America) and is the neighborhood that shapes Vancouver. Parker is the ideal and central Vancouver location (and easy access to Whistler - only 1 1/2 hr away) and a home away from home.

The Queen bedroom has 10 foot ceilings, small desk, wicker chair, comfy deluxe pillowtop mattress and private bath directly across from room. Price is $95. per night. The 3000 sq foot house has large common areas (parlor, Great Room, lovely gardens, large porch etc).
★ A full kitchen for use - Continental breakfast included
★ High-speed wireless internet
★ Cordless phone with free local calling.
★ 3-piece bathroom- with stream shower
★ Towels
★ Iron and ironing board
★ Parking available - on street
★ Laundry facilities available for use (in basement).

Swimming,Sauna,Jacuzzi,workout room and tennis courts within a 1 block radius at the local community center. Downtown Vancouver with its ocean-side parks,beaches,five star restaurants and shopping,all just 17 blocks away (5 minutes away by car /15 mins by transit).

House Rules

Enjoy your stay...and please make yourself at home!



Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.

Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
Fire extinguisher
First aid kit

4 nights minimum stay

22 Reviews

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Ravi User Profile
September 2016
Karen is such an amazing host. I had a wonderful time at her place. She made me feel so much at home. The Parker House is located in such a beautiful neighborhood. It's so close to the famous Commercial Drive in Vancouver. I would definitely stay with them when I plan to visit Vancouver again. Thank you Karen for your amazing hospitality.
Karen User Profile
Response from Karen:
was a delight to have you here at Parker House! We look forward to your next visit....soon I hope!
September 2016

Birong User Profile
August 2016

Patrick User Profile
August 2016
I live in the neighbourhood and I put my mom up here for a visit. The place was perfect. The host was great and accommodating, and my mom was very comfortable and had a nice time.

Sabrina User Profile
August 2015
It was an amazing time in Parker Heritage House. Karen was a very warm and friendly host and made my first airbnb experience especially nice. The wonderful house in the very nice neighborhood was perfect to start with a coffee on the balcony in the morning and cool down with a orange juice in the garden in the evening. Every day Karen had hints for me in the morning and warm words in the evening. The room I lived in had everything needed for a two week stay. The kitchen was fully equiped and two bathrooms were available for the . I was there also for business and holidays and for both it was a perfect accommodation. It is close to commercial drive and via skytrain also downtown is not that far away! Thanks for everything Karen! It was an amazing time!

My husband and I had a wonderful time; all the comforts of home with a thoughtful and delightful hostess, Karen. The B&B has a lovely English style garden, which provides a calming and serene experience. The bedroom was just right with a comfortable bed and a convenient washroom. All in all an enjoyable experience, which we plan to repeat next year. Karen is a rare an exceptional hostess who makes extra efforts to ensure the comfort of her guests and makes them feel very welcome. Charlotte and Stu Weinstein

Ran User Profile
July 2015
The room: fit for a king, quiet and cozy House: beautiful and very comfortable Neighborhood: beautiful and full of life The host: will do everything they can to help you and make you comfortable, and a most excellent guide to vancouver and its culture. I had a great time at the Parker house, and would recommend it to everyone. I am moving to Vancouver, and chose Airbnb as a place to live until I rent a house for my family. Don't know how I would have managed without Karen's help- she went out of her way to help a stranger in a strange city. Just a tiny example- she went to all her friends asking for kitchen utensils they don't need, so that I could start with a stocked kitchen. A true Vancouver experience, heartily recommended.
Karen User Profile
Response from Karen:
thanks so much was a joy to have you at Parker House! We will all miss your quiet and intelligent humour...and Lucy (the cat) is in deep mourning over your departure! I trust you and your family will have a great adventure here in Vancouver!
July 2015

Sharyn User Profile
August 2014
I booked this for my visiting family, they had a comfortable stay - the accommodation was clean and tidy, well located to get downtown (and other places), Karen was a great hostess.

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