Large two bedroom suite on 17th Avenue, 3 blocks from Mount Pleasant's trendy Main Street.
Your lovely suite is on the ground level of our home with its own private entrance. The space has been tastefully decorated with West Coast Native Art. It includes a full kitchen with eating area, living room, and private bathroom. One bedroom has a queen sized bed and the second bedroom two singles. For an extra guests we also have a sofa bed in the living room. There is free street parking, cable TV, wireless internet and shared laundry.
We live in the upstairs suite and are more than happy to direct you to the local attractions, recommend restaurants and answer any questions.
A lovely new community centre with a gym and a library are walking distance away.
You will also find yoga studios, massage therapists and other holistic practitioners in the area.
We are near major bus routes and downtown is approximately a 15min bus ride from Main Street. 2.5KM from the Canada Line and 2.3 KM from the Skytrain Line. Hospital is 2.5 blocks away.
Some points of interest:
.5 KM Main Street
1KM Mount Pleasant Community Centre
2.5 KM to Hillcrest Community Centre (ice rink and former Olympic pool)
2.5 KM Creek Side
2.9 KM Science World
3.0 KM China Town
3.1 KM Queen Elizabeth Park
4.3 KM Van Dusen Gardens
4.7 KM Granville Island
4.9 KM Vancouver Art Gallery
7KM Stanley Park
12 KM Vancouver International Airport
Interaction with guests
We typically have a lock box on the door for easy access to the suite but will be by to check on you, typically on your first day of arrival. We are always available by phone or text.
Other things to note
Please note we have children in the neighborhood. As well my mother has a small daycare next door and the children have run of our front yard. If you are visiting us during the warmer months you will likely hear the children laughing and playing at some point during your stay :)
As for us, your hosts, we live in the upstairs suite. While we do our best to be quiet, the house is not totally sound proof. Please be aware that during your stay you will hear us "living" upstairs :)
No smoking. No pets.
Please wash and put away all dishes before checkout.
Please take compost, recycling and garbage out to the appropriate bins
Compost is at the back and is shared with the neighbors. It’s on their property and sits by the chain link fence. It’s the bigger bin with a green lid
Garbage is at the back of the house, under our back stairs. Please use the large square grey bin. Recycling is outside your entrance door.
Checkout is 11am unless other arrangements have been made.
Please inquire if you need a later checkout time.
Send us a message to let us know when you are departing. Please lock the door and slip the key through the front door mail slot.
We're a couple from Vancouver BC, typically traveling with our 22 year old daughter. My husband Steve is a West Coast First Nations artist and fitness and sports buff. I'm a therapist, specializing in addiction and trauma resolution. I'm also a passionate part time silver smith and love to play amateur chef.