The SpaceSPECIAL OFFER:
•Price display is normally our Last minute deal starting at the lowest prices. Our room rate starting from $30 a night.
•Hostel price with the convenient and luxury of a home away from home.
•Our price is less compare to the competitors in the area but with better standard amenities guaranteed.
•Why we offer less money? Simply because we would like as many guests as possible (including yourself) to try our accommodation services in exchange of honest and fair review of our facilities and services.
MY HOME COULD BE YOUR HOME AWAY FROM HOME
•One bedroom with double bed, fully furnished modern fresh design room located in a modern home. Central location, walking distance to bus stops and skytrain station.
•Ideal for couple or solo wise traveller or 1 to 2 occupant who wanted safe + comfortable place and budget friendly accommodation that is central location.
•My home is a perfect place for those who would like to spend their $$$ wisely
•English is our primary language at home.
•My husband and I are both working full time. The entire house is usually empty during the day unless guest like you decided to sleep in / start the day slowly, feel at home and enjoy the late part of the day exploring
Our home is CENTRAL LOCATION:
•We are 1 - 2 minutes’ walk to bus stops
•10-15 minutes’ walk to skytrain station, the fastest mode of public transport that makes it easy to enjoy the local scene, or to get around downtown Vancouver and the Lower Mainland + YVR Airport
Skytrain runs every 6 minutes during rush hours and every 10 minutes, non rush hours 7 days a week. Please contact Lyn or Paul if you require further transit or area information
•Easy commute to /from DOWNTOWN VANCOUVER using the SKYTRAIN in about 30 minutes
•Easy drive by CAR to/ from DOWNTOWN VANCOUVER in about 30 minutes Via Patullo Bridge and Highway 1
•Our home is just 1 sky train stop or 6 minutes car ride to the:
*city centre mall, * main bus loops,*medical clinic / dental clinics, *schools: primary, secondary, colleges, university (SFU) *public library, * City Hall, *parks and playgrounds *and other amenities like pub, Recreation Center for public swimming pools, Sauna, hot tub and gym, * Few churches also located nearby
•Our home is within 3 Kilometers to the following:
*Grocery stores: Safeway, Save on food, Target Canada, Canadian Superstore
*Coffee shops: Waves coffee, Starbucks, Blenz coffee, Tim Horton
*Banks / ATM’s: Bank of Montreal (BMO), Royal Bank of Canada ( RBC), TD Bank, Scotia Bank, Coast Capital,
*Restaurants / Fast food: White Spot, Thai restaurants ( Nahm Thai Bistro, Ricky's all day Grill, Boston Pizza, KFC, Churches Chicken, McDonalds, Burger King, Sushi Bar and Japanese restaurants, Domino's Pizza, Fresh Slice, Swiss Chalet;
* Near Holland Park, Bear Creek Park, BC Lion practice field
* Big city hospital + walk in clinic and pharmacies
*Liquor store, pub, and nail and hair salon
* We are 1 short bus ride or about 20 minutes walk to RCMP- local police station
•This room is available all year round, on a nightly, weekly, monthly basis to vacationers / visitors, new resident of the city/new immigrant of BC Canada, students, professionals, contract workers.
•It's first come first serve basis so book early to avoid disappointments.
•For security purposes please have a visible profile picture before making a reservation request. Kindly understand that third party booking is not advisable nor encourage by Airbnb. Thank you!
LENGHT OF STAY:
•You are welcome to stay and feel at home away from home for one night or more, one week or more, one month or more.
•In short you could stay and feel at home as long as you needed a safe and comfortable place and as long as the room is available.
•Long term accommodation is available for international students, backpackers, new immigrants who would like to stay for 6 months or longer for discounted rate. Please ask your host for details.
•All my bookings are 100% Airbnb only for safety, security, simplicity, easy accessibility and good quality reputation and great service.
•Our family is flexible and with communication we could accommodate specific request in a case to case basis. We understand that every person is unique in many ways with certain preferences.
ACCOMMODATION AMENITIES AND DETAILS:
•Clean, modern, fresh design & completely furnished room in a modern home with a comfort of central air condition in summer and Central heating in winter using the environmental friendly heat pump technology.
• The entire house and your own bedroom is Modern design with clean / comfy linens, towels and accessories, modern desk, chair, lamp, plus laptop table with storage, + big closet + 24 hangers, shoe storage and laundry basket provided.
•FREE Wi-Fi connection
•FREE MAP and tourist information brochures
• Room temperature and the entire home temperature are between 19-21 degrees centigrade 24/7.
•Hot Water available 24/7
•FREE use of Linens, towels
• Weekly housekeeping included at NO extra charge (for long term guest staying for 1 week or more, we are changing your linens and towels and clean your room over the weekend with your permission only. It's FREE of charge. We respect your privacy and your health and safety is part of our main priority.
•Modern open plan concept kitchen, dining, living room , ( granite counter top kitchen with stainless modern appliances like dishwasher, stove, microwave oven, flavor wave oven, kettle, toaster etc, + fully loaded with necessary kitchen appliances / utensils in the kitchen available for you to use during your stay)
•Spacious modern open plan living room with 50'' flat screen LED TV with unlimited movies by Netflix
• Washer and dryer are available for you to use upon request from 8 am to 8 pm. Use of washer and dryer once a week is included with NO extra charge but you have to provide your own high efficiency (he) laundry soap + _ laundry softener.
•Back deck with patio furniture, perfect for morning / afternoon coffee or tea
•We offer a smoke free home but if you smoke, the back patio could be an option for you for your cigarette needs as long as you respect other users by disposing your cigarette butts properly using the closed clean jar provided to help eliminate the smell. Talk to your host for more details.
•Big fenced backyard
•FREE Parking available on site
• I provide you with your house key + your own room key so feel safe, enjoy your stay and come and go as you please
•CHECK INN - is between 5-10 pm.
•LAST LATE CHECK IN TIME 10PM / 2200H .Kindly understand that both my husband and I are working full time and cannot accommodate very late check inn. NO AFTER 10PM CHECK IN PLEASE.
•Times could be flexible (earlier) upon request, depending on your travel plans and our schedule. Please inform me in advance so I could arrange it.
•Kindly check inn, pick up your keys ahead of time, so you are free to come and go as you please and have some great fun, late night party, late night meeting with family/friends, late night movies or concert
•CHECK OUT TIME - is 11 am.
•But if there is no other booking to your room on the day of your check out you could stay a little bit later.
•If your room is same day booked by the next guest, kindly vacate the room by 11 am and stay in our living room, back deck or around the house, relax while you are waiting for your ride / flight. Guest AccessDo you want privacy and quiet space?
If you are a private type of person this space is for you.
Your room is completely separated from the main living space so it's nice and quiet.
Your room is located in the main floor of the house . But completely separated by modern French door from the main living space. It's nice and quiet.
Guests are welcome to access / share the main living room, main kitchen- dining and the backyard deck during the day .
• Kindly feel at home! Have a lovely stay.
Interaction with GuestsWe like to respect the privacy of our guests, so therefore we gauge how much we will interact from guest to guest.
You're welcome to be as social or as private as you please, and you're always welcome to ask questions, ask for advice, travel tips, etc.
You could talk to your host at anytime. It means, guest(s) could reach me or my husband by text, call, email 24/7.I rather you call me in the middle of the night to ask about something than you have uncomfortable stay.
We are friendly, social, good natured people. We are also flexible to accommodate your needs whenever possible.
Good communication is the key for a happy stay. The NeighborhoodTravelling for business? Our home is located in almost the middle of Greater Vancouver Regional District . Enjoy productive days and peaceful night in a home feel setting and environment.
Our Neighbourhood is known as the city of Parks.
Walking, biking, golfing, skiing and most of other popular seasonal activities are possible and just a short drive from our location.
Steps away from bus stops and short walk to skytrain station make our location ideal for travellers who prepares to commute or take the convenience of public transportation in lower mainland.
Getting AroundOur home is conveniently located in the Eastern Lower Mainland section of metro Vancouver.
•DRIVE YOUR OWN CAR FOR MORE FREEDOM AND CONVENIENCE:
We are close to the Patullo Bridge, and not far from HWY 1/Trans Canada highway near the Port Mann Bridge so you have different option / routes to take and it’s around 30 minutes drive by car to downtown Vancouver. Traffic is not usually an issue depends on the hour of the day.)
•USING PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION:
We are walking distance to skytrain station that will whiz you in downtown Vancouver in about 30 minutes by Skytrain, one of the best modes of transportation to downtown Vancouver. It's fast and easy way to connect you from the YVR airport to downtown Vancouver or vice versa.
•Just a short drive to / from almost everything
- I did my research and included here in my listing the information about the list of popular places and tourist destinations with estimated travel time using real life experience and internet search combine to give you a better idea of our location.
- Travel time may varies depends on the traffic and time of the day.
•Just 1- 2 minute walk to / from bus stops
•We are a 6 minutes drive to the main bus. Commuter’s friendly location
•About 6 minutes drive to / from CENTRAL CITY MALL and SFU = SIMON FRASER UNIVERSITY or 1 short bus ride away
•About 6 minutes drive to / from GUILDFORD TOWN CENTRE via 108 Ave
•About 20 minutes drive to / from WILLOWBROOK SHOPPING CENTRE LANGLEY via Fraser Hwy
•About 24 minutes drive to / from LANGLEY CITY HALL via Fraser Hwy
•About 28 minutes drive to / from SCIENCE WORLD DOWNTOWN VANCOUVER via Trans-Canada Hwy
•About 30 minutes drive to / from CANADA PLACE DOWNTOWN VANCOUVER via Trans-Canada Hwy
•About 30 minutes drive to / from CAPILANO SUSPENSION BRIDGE via Trans Canada highway. There is free shuttle bus service from October to April every half an hour that could easily accessible using public transportation. Please ask Lyn for more details.
•About 30 minutes drive to scenic WHITE ROCK. There is also a handy bus service available nearby to this charming seaside town
•About 33 minutes drive to / from BC FERRY TERMINAL TSAWWASSEN via BC-17
•About 37 minutes drive to / from KITSILANO BEACH located in DOWNTOWN VANCOUVER via Trans-Canada Hwy
•About 37 minutes to/ from the US BORDER / WASHINGTON STATE via Blaine / Surrey border , for factory outlets shopping / big $ savings in your pocket
•About 38 minutes to/ from VANCOUVER AQUARIUM located in DOWNTOWN VANCOUVER via Trans-Canada Hwy
•About 39 minutes to/ from STANLEY PARK located in DOWNTOWN VANCOUVER via Trans-Canada Hwy
•About 38 minutes drive to / from GROUSE MOUNTAIN via Trans Canada Highway
•About 42 minutes drive to / from JERICHO BEACH located in DOWNTOWN VANCOUVER via BC-91
•About 43 minutes drive to / from CYPRESS MOUNTAIN via Cypress Bowl Rd and Trans-Canada Hwy
•About 45 minutes drive to / from MT SEYMOUR via Mt Seymour Rd and Trans-Canada Hwy
•About 2 hours drive to / from WHISTLER / BLACKCOMB MOUNTAIN via BC highway 99
•TRAVEL SMART TIPS:
-Get a DAY PASS for only CN$10 that you could use UNLIMITED RIDES until midnight of the date of purchase in skytrain, Canada line, any bus route, and sea bus. You could buy it in any Safeway grocery checkout, or any ticket bending machine in any skytrain station.
-OR If you only want a short trip. A booklet of ten zone ticket could help you save. Once ticket is validated it will give you 90 minutes travel time, then it will get expired. You could get it in any Safeway / Save on food customer service desk or ask check out staff for details.
-You need to have exact coin fare to ride in the bus.
-Skytrain ticket bending machine will give your change back.
DIRECTION FROM YVR AIRPORT:
•****** CONVENIENT WAY BUT EXPENSIVE: Take taxi from the YVR Airport to my place or vice versa. Taxi fare to / from the airport varies from $70 - $80 one way.
•****** CHEAPEST WAY: Take Canada line from YVR Airport and get off Waterfront station, then change line to Expo line going to King George. Then follow the Specific instruction on how to get here that is included in your print out upon booking. It will take more than 1 hour travel time using Canada Line + Expo Line combine with only 1 transfer / connection. Guest (s) arriving after 5:30 pm to 10 pm could have a courtesy pick up by car from the skytrain station FREE of charge.
•******FREEDOM AND COMFORT: Hire a car from the airport. Cost varies between car companies, types of car and age of the driver. It will take about 30 minutes from YVR airport to your new home in my address. Travel time is depends on the traffic / time of the day.
•*****FOR CONVENIENCE AND SAFETY: Airport picks up / drops off is available upon request for $ 45 one way fee. (Cheaper and safer than a taxi).Airport pick up long waiting time will subject to additional parking fee charges.
Have a lovely stay. Looking forward to welcoming you.
Other Things to NoteHONOR STORE IS MADE AVAILABLE FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE
Run out of toothpaste? Forgot to pack your toothbrush? Need a quick instant meal? Fancy having soda / any cold drinks? Ice cold juice? Got surprised / unexpected monthly period? Run out of deodorant? Forgot to buy your soap...hmmm!
Not to worry! We got you cover.
The situation mentioned as examples above are little things and very basic but somehow could cause inconvenience, discomfort, stress or delay.
Your host family make the basic items available for you in our honor store to eliminate or minimize those stressful situations during your stay with us.
Honor store is not really intended to make profit but to make the supplies available to guest(s). It is also helpful in keeping our accommodation prices more budgets friendly.
Honesty and trust is the foundation of this honor store. The purpose of having this honor store in the house is to make your stay as convenient as possible.
Every item(s) used or taken require payment to make the supplies available to the next guests as possible.
Kindly ask your host family for more specific details.
Thank you in advance for your honesty and cooperation. Keep it up!
MY ROOM PRICE IS VERY AFFORDABLE / BUDGET FRIENDLY BECAUSE MY HUSBAND AND I ARE HOME OWNER WITH FULL TIME JOB. BUSY SCHEDULE, BUSY FAMILY LIFE, SO OUR HOME IS USUALLY EMPTY DURING THE DAY UNLESS THERE IS/ARE STAY IN GUEST (S) LIKE YOU .
WE OPEN OUR HOME TO YOU WITH GOOD INTENTIONS + FRIENDLY TO YOUR WALLET TOO. IN RETURN I AM REQUESTING MY PAID AIRBNB GUEST(S) TO BE RESPECTFUL , SENSIBLE AND RESPONSIBLE
MY EXPECTATIONS: AS NEW MEMBER OF OUR HOME KINDLY CLEAN AFTER YOURSELF ; KINDLY BE CONSIDERATE WITH OTHERS, BE ECO FRIENDLY BY MINIMIZING CARBON EMISSIONS BY USING WATER, ELECTRICITY AND OTHER MISCELLANEOUS SUPPLY SENSIBLY AND RESPONSIBLY . LET'S DO OUR PART TO SAVE THE EARTH WE ENJOY FOR THE NEXT GENERATIONS TO COME.
BECAUSE I AM NOT HOME MAJORITY OF THE TIME . I AM TRUSTING YOU TO TAKE YOUR PART AND BE RESPONSIBLE TO CLEAN AFTER YOURSELF ; KEEP OUR HOME CLEAN AND ORGANIZE AS YOU FOUND IT. THEN WHEN I COME HOME FROM WORK I WILL DO MY PART.TEAM EFFORT FOR A CLEAN HAPPY HOME.
THIS IS A 5 BEDROOM HOUSE WITH 2 MODERN SHARED BATHROOMS.
YOU COULD COMMUNICATE WITH ME 24/7 DURING YOUR STAY USING TEXT OR CALL OR EMAIL. MY CONTACT DETAILS WILL BE PROVIDED TO YOU UPON RESERVATION AND DURING CHECK IN.
LOOKING FORWARD TO WELCOMING YOU!
AND WELCOME TO YOUR HOME AWAY FROM HOME.