Family friendly home in Victoria, BC

Canada - BC - Victoria

Home exchange in,Canada,Victoria,Esquimalt Beach - 7 minute drive away
Esquimalt Beach - 7 minute drive away
Home exchange in,Canada,Victoria,House photos, home images
Home exchange in,Canada,Victoria,House photos, home images
Home exchange in,Canada,Victoria,House photos, home images
Home exchange in,Canada,Victoria,Living Room
Living Room
Home exchange in,Canada,Victoria,Living room overlooking backyard
Living room overlooking backyard
Home exchange in,Canada,Victoria,Living Room
Living Room
Home exchange in,Canada,Victoria,Dining area
Dining area
Home exchange in,Canada,Victoria,Kitchen
Kitchen
Home exchange in,Canada,Victoria,Entryway with office space to the left
Entryway with office space to the left
Home exchange in,Canada,Victoria,Main bedroom with king sized bed
Main bedroom with king sized bed
Home exchange in,Canada,Victoria,2nd Bedroom
2nd Bedroom
Home exchange in,Canada,Victoria,3rd Bedroom
3rd Bedroom
Home exchange in,Canada,Victoria,Ensuite off main bedroom
Ensuite off main bedroom
Home exchange in,Canada,Victoria,Fold out couch in rec room
Fold out couch in rec room
Home exchange in,Canada,Victoria,Esquimalt Lagoon
Esquimalt Lagoon
Home exchange in,Canada,Victoria,Esquimalt Lagoon Beach
Esquimalt Lagoon Beach
  • Sleeping capacity5
  • Bedrooms3
  • Bathrooms3

Non-simultaneous Home Exchange

Simultaneous Home Exchange

Homesit Offered

Smoking Not Allowed

Children Welcome

Car Exchange is offered/negotiable

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Our Home For Exchange

Description of the home we are offering for exchange

Our peaceful, art-filled, inviting home located in a quiet cul de sac has plenty of room and is great for couples or families wishing to visit beautiful Victoria, BC. There is over 2300 square feet of living space on two levels with a rec room on the lower level.
The upper level has a master suite with king sized bed, two additional bedrooms, two bathrooms and laundry room. On the main level offers a comfortable living space with vaulted ceilings, office, gas fireplace, walkout to deck, backyard and open concept kitchen. Outside you will find a nice sunny deck with private yard, BBQ, patio furniture, patio table and a grassy yard for children to run around and play. You can watch the hummingbirds from the dining room while drinking your morning coffee.

Victoria, BC is deemed Canada’s most walkable city. With many of the landmarks and tourist destinations located in the heart of downtown Victoria, it’s easy to explore the city by foot. Victoria has a wealth of museums, heritage and historic buildings and offers a great deal of cultural and recreational experiences. As the province’s capital, Victoria is home to the Parliament Buildings, constructed in 1898. Structures like the CPR Steamship Terminal Building and Thunderbird Park is home to colourful carved totem poles of Vancouver Island’s First Nations. Travel up Vancouver Island to see some of the oldest and largest trees in Cathedral Grove, watch goats on the roof in Coombs or surf some of the worlds best in Tofino, BC.

Type

House - 2 or more floors/ Main Residence


Amenities

  • Balcony / Deck
  • Cleaning service available
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes Washer
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Microwave Oven
  • Peaceful Surroundings
  • Fireplace
  • Privacy / Seclusion
  • Equipped for Children
  • Garden
  • Heating
  • Parking included
  • Terrace / Patio

Entertainment

  • DVD
  • Internet access
  • TV
  • Wireless Internet (WiFi)
  • Family Room / Playroom

Extras

  • Babysitter available
  • Use of bicycle(s)

Setting

  • Suburban

Neighbourhood

Description of our neighbourhood and surrounding area

Our home is centrally located between downtown Victoria and the Westshore Communities. We are an easy walk or bike ride along the Galloping Goose Trail to nearby cafes, a grocery store, Starbucks and other amenities. The neighborhood is tucked away from busy streets and includes some great neighbors and a quaint nature sanctuary just down the road. We are a short drive to Thetis Lake, Francis King Park and Esquimalt Lagoon. There is a green space, natural area and playground close by which makes this a perfect home for a family or couple looking to relax away from the hustle and bustle.

Outdoor Activities

  • Beach
  • Biking
  • Cultural Events
  • Canoeing / Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Gym / Health Club
  • Tennis
  • Skiing
  • Hiking
  • Lake
  • Public Swimming Pool
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving / Surfing
  • Windsurfing

Leisure

  • Park / Playground
  • Cafés
  • Gym / Health Club
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping

Cultural Activities

  • Concerts
  • Galleries
  • Museums
  • Popular Monuments
  • Theatre

Transport Nearby

  • Bus

Neighbourhood Services

  • Bakery
  • Corner Shop
  • Pharmacy
  • Supermarket

Attractions

Our home exchange - places to go and things to do while staying in our home

We are an easy walk to nearby cafe The Nest sitting right on the Galloping Goose bike trail. Quality Foods Grocery Store, Starbucks, Cobbs Bread and a liquor store are all conveniently located close by. A short drive to Juan De Fuca Rec Center, the YMCA, View Royal Casino, Six Mile Pub and lots of beaches and great hiking.

Our favourite restaurants


Cafés & bars


Special places to shop


Leisure and cultural activities


Walks or jogging paths


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Interesting day trips


Our Preferences

Our home exchange - here are our Preferences and House Rules

Our home is a non-smoking home (inside and out) as there are allergies in our family. Our home is also pet-free and we do not allow pets for the same reason.

If you would like to have guest over, we ask you to respect our home like it is yours and keep the noise to a minimum out of respect to our neighbors.

Please remove all outdoor footwear at entry ways
Please keep patio door closed at all times (screen opens)

Conditions

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Not Allowed
  • Plant care is needed inside
  • Plant care is needed outdoors

Car Exchange

  • Car Exchange is offered/negotiable

Home Exchange Type

  • Non-simultaneous Home Exchange
  • Simultaneous Home Exchange
  • Homesit Offered

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