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CA2717

Victoria , Canada

Bronze

Member since

2010


Unavailable for exchange at the moment

The member has not specified any exchange dates

House in Victoria , Canada

We have over 2400 square feet of bright, modern living space, with 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, large living / dining rooms, and a large south-facing family room. The ground floor offers an office, recreation room and laundry. The house was fully renovated in 2009 in an open, contemporary style with wood and cork floors throughout. 2 Bathrooms are brand new, both with bath and shower. Master bedroom has a King bed, kids bedroom with 3 single bunks, plus a third bedroom with single bed. Family room doubles as a fourth bedroom with a new high-quality pull-out Queen size mattress.
Kitchen is fully equipped with bamboo countertops, new appliances and stools for 5 at the counter. Large dining table seats 8, small wood burning fireplace, 2 couches each in living room, family room and rec room. Natural gas heat and hot water, stereo, television, DVD, wireless internet, iMac computer. Back yard has lawn, gardens and raised vegetable gardens with sun all day, cherry and plum trees. There are swings, trampoline, ping pong table, bicycles and ball games for kids and adults alike. A playground is located around the corner, with tennis, basketball, baseball, soccer, and football fields all within blocks.
 

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 3 Children
  • 1 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • Real Estate and Artistic Administrator for Pacific Opera Vic
  • Real Estate and Artistic Administrator for Pacific Opera Vic

Our Home

  • House Type: House
  • Floor: 2
  • Environment: In the city
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Sleeping Capacity: 8

In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Allowed

Exchange Types

  • Long-term exchange wanted
  • Non-simultaneous exchange
  • Home exchange
  • Hospitality exchange
  • Youth exchange

Indoor

  • Free internet access
  • Computer available
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes dryer
  • Television

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Balcony
  • Park / playground
  • Bicycles: 5

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Use/Exchange of car
  • Seclusion/Privacy
  • Pet care wanted

Our Destination Wish List

  • Spain
  • France
  • Greece
  • Italy
  • Portugal
  • United States
  • Canada
  • Canada

Spoken Languages

  • English

Our Neighbourhood

Our home is located on Oxford Street, in the quiet and scenic neighbourhood of Fairfield. Located five minutes walk from the oceanside, where parkland stretches along dramatic cliffs and beaches, with panoramic views of the Olympic mountains. The waterfront is ideal for walking, jogging, cycling, beachcombing, whale watching, windsurfing, paragliding or just throwing stones. Beacon Hill Park, an urban park built in the 1880's, is home to lakes, ponds, garry oaks, native plants, totem poles, manicured gardens and ocean views. Cook Street Village is located two blocks away; home to coffee shops, restaurants, a pub, grocery store, deli's, bakery, pharmacy and wine shop. Downtown Victoria is a 15 minute walk through Victorian neighbourhoods. The city is cycling friendly, with extensive public transit.
Victoria is known for its historic charm, arts, architecture, working harbour, cultural institutions, First Nations culture, and outdoor recreation. Vancouver Island is rugged and mountainous; Strathcona Provincial Park, Pacific Rim National Park, Carmanah Walbran Provincial Park, and the Gulf Islands.
Dozens of daily ferries and flights to nearby Gulf Islands, Seattle and Vancouver. More information about Victoria and Vancouver Island please explore: www.tourismvictoria.com  and  www.hellobc.com/vi
 
 

Occupation

  • Real Estate and Artistic Administrator for Pacific Opera Vic
  • Real Estate and Artistic Administrator for Pacific Opera Vic

Children

  • Boy - Age: 20
  • Boy - Age: 17
  • Girl - Age: 15

Pets

  • We do not have pets.