Modern Condo in Trendy Main St

Apartment - Entire home/apt · Quebec St, Vancouver, BC V5T 3B1, Canada
Your host, Sandra
60 Reviews
Response rate: 92%
Response time: within a few hours

The Space

The Neighbourhood:

- trendy Main Street/Mount Pleasant
- 1 block to the Bus Stop (#3) which will take you downtown in 12 minutes or to the airport in 30 minutes
- plenty of places to eat within a short walking distance (vegetarian, pub, sushi, western, Pho, etc)
- a couple of pubs within a few blocks (5 Point, Mr Brownstone) or walk or bus the 10-12 blocks up Main Street for some live music at The Main, Chai Lounge, Cottage Bistro
- coffee shops (nicknamed "Coffee Row") are everywhere and include JJ Bean, Cafe Rustico (very Italian), Starbucks, 49th Parallel to name a few
- Mount Pleasant Park is a block away
- a grocery store, liquor store and pharmacy are within 2 blocks
-bicycle routes are within a block and you can ride to Science World and the Sky train in minutes (downhill!)

The Place:

-it is a top floor, corner unit in a quiet complex
-the bedroom has a queen size bed, partial use of the closet, and a small balcony
-the bathroom has heated floors and a soaker tub
-the kitchen/dining/living area is open with high ceilings, a balcony, and tons of natural light
-the kitchen has everything you need if you want to stay in, including a cappuccino maker, dishes, etc. All appliances are stainless with a microwave, gas stove, dishwasher and fridge with filtered water and ice maker
-Free WIFI and basic cable TV
-washer and dryer
- there is also an iron, ironing board and hair dryer for your use
-free street parking is available on a first come, first serve basis

Other Stuff:

-Check in times can be flexible, depending on arrival and departure times of other guests
-No smoking or pets please
-There are young families in the complex, so please watch noise levels after 11pm
- I provide coffee, tea but no meals.
- Please note that my place accommodates 2 adults only
-When responding, I'd love to know a bit about you. What you like to do, why you're in Vancouver, what you do at home.

Interaction with Guests

When possible, I meet you upon check in to give you a quick walk through, show where things are and answer any questions you have.

Getting around

Public transit is 1 block away. Parking is free on the street on a first come, first serve basis.

Room type: Entire home/apt
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: No Charge
Minimum Stay: 2 nights
Weekly Price: $773 /week
Monthly Price: $2126 /month
Security Deposit: $242
Check In: 3:00 PM
Cancellation: Flexible
Overall Guest Satisfaction
Check In
  • Sandra's place is fabulous! It is exactly as pictured and immaculate. The kitchen is amazing, complete with an espresso machine, perfect white cups, espresso spoons, coffee maker, gas stove and state of the art appliances. The neighborhood is trendy with plenty of free parking and easy access to Main Street, downtown Vancouver, Stanley Park, Granville Island and all parts of Vancouver. The bed is super comfortable as are the pillows and bedding. There's a private terrace and tons of light. We loved Sandra's place and highly recommend staying there.

    May 2014
  • Our stay was phenomenal! Everything was exactly what we expected, definitely did not want to leave it was so great. The lighting of the condo, the space, the neighborhood everything was perfection! My boyfriend and I love our beer, we asked Sandra on where we could possibly do some beer tasting. She gave us all the perfect spots, with in a few bocks of each other we where able to walk to 3 different breweries and hit some amazing sushi while at it. The area was definitely our vibe and the locals where amazing towards us as well!

    Sandra was a fabulous host who knows her way around the city and knew how to make us feel right at home, I couldnt of asked for a more perfect stay! :)

    May 2014
  • Sandra's condo was beautiful: modern, clean, and trendy. It was also very centrally located and near many shops, restaurants, and bus routes. Sandra was very flexible and allowed us to check in early and check out late. She was also highly responsive by email. Recommended!

    May 2014
  • This place is what Airbnb is all about! We had a perfect experience here. Sandra welcomed us and gave us a tour of her home and provided great notes to refer to for the house and the neighborhood. Super friendly host.

    The home matches the photos online. Perfect presentation and clean and very comfortable. We loved the leafy balcony off the upstairs bedroom. The street is quiet but just steps away from Main Street which has loads of great cafés, restaurants and bars. Transit to downtown is all very close by.

    Mount pleasant is a gorgeous neighborhood. I wouldn't hesitate to stay here again. All in all, a perfect Airbnb experience. Thank you!

    May 2014
  • What a beautiful condo! I would highly recommend Sandra's place. The condo is in a wonderful location, just a block away from great coffee shops and restaurants!

    May 2014
  • This is a lovely unit in a very convenient neighborhood. Sandra is a great, accommodating host. I had a wonderful stay.

    April 2014
  • A very attractive and comfortable condo in a great location. Everything you need and all in perfect condition. Cheery with good light. Wi-fi, chocolate bar, local guides are all bonuses. Will definitely recommend to friends

    April 2014
  • My boyfriend and I came over from Vancouver Island to visit friends and organize some future travel plans, and we decided to try out our airbnb account this time. We would normally stay in hotels in the downtown area. Never again! Sandra's place was amazing! Very modern, bright, and also cozy. It's also located in such a cool area of town that you wouldn't normally see if you stayed downtown. Everything you made need is close by, and if you're not sure of what's what, Sandra was super helpful with recommending nearby restaurants or stores to check out. Definitely would stay again :)

    March 2014
  • Sandra was a wonderful AirBnb host! She met us at the house, and went over a few local recommendations, as well as showed us how a few things in the house worked. I felt like I could contact her at any time if I had trouble, but luckily there were no issues. Sandra was also a great communicator, keeping in contact as we updated our arrival time due to border crossing delays.

    The house itself is a beautiful, modern home full of light coming in from windows that circle all around. It's clean, well kept, and the perfect place to come home to after wandering around the city all day. Location-wise, it was in a perfect spot close to main street, which was full of coffee shops, shopping, and an awesome bagel shop. We couldn't have asked for a better first stay in Vancouver!

    March 2014
    Response from Sandra:

    Thanks Jenny! You were awesome guests and am happy you enjoyed your first trip to Vancouver. I hope to see you again:)

    March 2014
  • Sandra's place was the BEST! I'm always sad to leave Vancouver, but this trip especially... The location is superb, and the condo was immaculate, bright, spacious, and pretty much perfect in every way. Sandra is a delight as well. Can't wait for my next visit! :)

    March 2014
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Real Estate Consultant with RE/MAX Select Realty
I'm a farm-raised city girl living in Vancouver for over 22 years. I love to eat, play, travel and go wine tasting at home and when traveling. Getting to know the locals is what I'm about, so I love helping folks visiting my city on places to go and eat. I'm a very clean person (yes, I live this clean) and love to laugh. I also love playing and learning new sports and activities. My latest interests are playing golf, hockey and snowboarding. I have traveled to Italy, Greece, Turkey, Costa Rica, NYC, California and did London, UK in 12 hours -- Heathrow to Heathrow :) I have a long list of places yet to visit, so if you don't meet me when you check in (which I hope I do), I'm likely off traveling myself!
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