Overlooking harbour in Canada`s garden city - Victoria

Ideally located looking towards the mouth of the Victoria, B.C. harbour, our newly renovated and upgraded condo is light-filled from sunrise to sunset, yet cooled by breezes off the water. On the edge of the West Bay walkway, we are a 15 minute stroll from the centre of town with easy access to a wide variety of activities, entertainment and shopping.

The 140 m2 or 1500 ft2 condo has a large open living dining area with excellent views, an efficient kitchen with an eat-at island, a large master bedroom with walk in closet and luxury walk-in shower ensuite, second bedroom/study furnished with a comfortable sofa bed, a second bathroom with tub and shower, a separate laundry, and two small decks. Situated on the main floor of an eight-story building, the unit is actually a full story or more above the ground, facing on to a park at the edge of the water.

TV`s, DVD/cable pvr, stereo, high speed wireless internet, non-smoking, no pets. Car and bicycle exchange discussable.

In April - June 2023 looking for Paris and/or Bordeaux and/or Dordogne areas of France.

About the location

Victoria is a city of 400,000, the oldest settlement north of San Francisco on the West Coast of North America, and the capital city of British Columbia. It is situated on the southern tip of Vancouver Island (450+ km long, 100 km wide), 35 km across the straight from the Olympic mountains in Washington State, USA, and known for the beauty and variety of its gardens and ocean-side drives. See http://www.tourismvictoria.com/

The Island offers all manner of outdoor activities hiking, kayaking, salt and fresh water fishing, golf, mountain biking, camping, sailing, etc. outstanding scenery, and a temperate seacoast climate similar to mid France or southern England. Summers are dry; Nov - Jan are wet and snow very rare. Vancouver and the mainland are a 2.5 hour bus ride by ferry from downtown Victoria. See http://www.hellobc.com and http://www.vancouverisland.travel/

Type of swap

  • Home Exchange

Conditions of exchange

  • Non smokers only
  • No pets allowed
  • No small children

Victoria (HE23921)

British Columbia,   Canada

  • 2 bed   (sleeps 3) 2 bath

Preferred destinations

  • Paris
  • Aquitaine
  • Poitou-Charentes
  • Charente Maritime
  • Midi-Pyrenees
  • Gironde
  • Open to offers

Dates available

Open to offers

Swap duration: 2 - 3 weeks

Meet the member

Adults: 2      Children: 0
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Membership expiry date: 16 Feb 2023