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BEST LUXURY-LOCATION-PRICE PENTHOUSE IN VANCOUVER WITH MILLION $ VIEWS!

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,132 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Vancouver’s spectacular and striking panorama from every room on the 35th Floor!

LOCATION: Welcome to Coal Harbor; the most sought after address in the city, right at the heart of downtown Vancouver , just steps from the SEA WALL, STANLEY PARK, ROBSON STREET, YALETOWN, GASTOWN and so much more.

GRANVILLE ISLAND, ENGLISH BAY, VANCOUVER AQUARIUM or CANADA PLACE (a national icon), CHINATOWN is only a short walk. The touristic Hop-on/Hop-off Bus Stop is only 2 blocks !

Very close to all major attractions, theaters, museums, markets, and accessible to any place of interest in the Greater Vancouver area via Skytrain; with a station only 2 blocks away from the building.

You will not need a car during your stay, but if you have one, then you can park it in your dedicated and COMPLIMENTARY PARKING STALL.

This 1132 SQ Penthouse on the 35th floor has floor-to-ceiling, wrap-around windows which take in AMAZING VIEWS of the Coal Harbor Marina, North Shore Mountains, & Burrard Inlet, as well as city vistas. You can watch the Sea Planes take off and land from your Living Room window and patio.

COMPLIMENTARY HIGH SPEED WI-FI, 2 TV’s (1 in Living Room, 1 in Master Bedroom), hardwood floors throughout, 3 bedrooms ; 2 full bathrooms, fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances.

CENTRAL A/C: Normally A/C is not needed in Vancouver. However, in the unlikely event of hitting a heat wave during your stay, please use the A/C (or heat) responsibly and turn off all when you leave the unit If you run the A/C 24/7, there is a good chance that it will freeze over and you'll be without A/C till we can get a technician in to resolve the situation. Should this happen, you can use the 2 small fans provided. We'll do all possible to keep the central A/C in good working condition, but cannot help having technical failure, and no refunds will be offered in case of A/C failure during your stay.

OCCUPANCY

MASTER BEDROOM : 1 QUEEN BED

2ND BEDROOM: 1 QUEEN BED

3rd BEDROOM: 1 FULL SOFA BED

LIVING ROOM: QUEEN SIZE AIR MATRESS UPON REQUEST

The pricing for this listing is for 2 bedrooms only, in order to make the property affordable for smaller parties, which constitutes most of our guests. 50 C$ per person, per night will be charged for parties of more than 4.

The 3rd bedroom, which has a full size sofa bed and houses supplies normally remains locked and will be unlocked only upon special request, with an unlocking charge of 100 C$/Night for parties of less than 4 people, yet would like to use the 3rd bedroom anyways.

Guest agrees that no more than the number of persons indicated at the time of the booking shall be permitted on the Property at any time during the Rental Term, all of whom shall comply with the conditions and restrictions imposed upon Guest under this Agreement. No events or parties are allowed in the unit.

More Details

Owner
Guner (a.k.a. Gina) Karatekin
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, Turkish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 August, 2017

About Guner (a.k.a. Gina) Karatekin

Originally from Istanbul, Turkey. Educated in U.S. in Business Administration and MBA.

World traveller, having travelled to many countries for both business and pleasure. Living in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada since 2006. Proud mother of two young adult daughters.

Retired and traveling the world while accommodating world travelers in my penthouse while I am away traveling :)

Guner (a.k.a. Gina) Karatekin purchased this condo in 2010

Why Guner (a.k.a. Gina) Karatekin chose Central and Downtown Vancouver

When buying this property I had 2 main criteria above all:

1. Best LOCATION in downtown Vancouver where I could walk everywhere and be a part of this beautiful, vibrant city, any time of the day or night!

2. Have INCREDIBLE VIEWS to wake up to every morning and enjoy my coffee; as well as enjoying a drink in the evening while soaking in the twinkling city lights and the stars all at the same time.

I feel blessed to have found both in my place; I couldn't be happier here :)

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in West End in Vancouver

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 35
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1132 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Master Bedroom has its own private in-suite bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Second bedroom has use of a full bathroom next to the BR.
    Bedroom 3 to be unlocked only with special arrangement - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , BR w/ a sofa which opens up to a double/full size bed for 2.
    Living Room - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , Queen air mattress+2" twin foam mattress in LR upon request.
  • The 3rd bedroom is normally locked. It will only be unlocked upon request at an additional charge of 100 CAD/night. Please inquire about this charge by letting the owner know number and age of guests in your party. Accommodates up to 2 people on a double/full size sofa bed. Please note that for parties more than 6 people, we can provide a queen size air mattress which can be placed in the living room. There are 2 x 3-seater leather sofas in the living room. Each leather sofa would accommodate a petite person. Inside dimensions of each sofa is w=21" l=70" . We also have a 2" thick twin size foam to be placed on the L/R floor to sleep 1 person. L/R is sun-filled and gets very bright starting from early hours of sun-rise. Please do not plan on placing any members of your party for sleep in the living room if anyone is sensitive to light. They will not sleep comfortably if sensitive to light because the L/R has floor to ceiling windows and only white color sheers which do not block light.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
OCCUPANCY Guest agrees that no more than the number of persons indicated at the time of the booking shall be permitted on the Property at any time during the Rental Term, all of whom shall comply with the conditions and restrictions imposed upon Guest under this Agreement. The listing and pricing is for 2 bedrooms only. The 3rd bedroom, which has the home owner’s personal belongings and a full size sofa bed is locked and will be unlocked only upon special request and for 3rd bedroom unlocking charge of 100$ per night.

Reviews

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BEST LUXURY-LOCATION-PRICE PENTHOUSE IN VANCOUVER WITH MILLION $ VIEWS!
average rating of 4.9512196 based on 41 reviews
5

Perfect place, fantastic location, spectacular city/harbor/mountain views!

  • 5 of 5

Could not have chosen a more beautiful place or better location. So easy to walk to excellent restaurants and shopping. Building is very secure in a super safe part of the city. Breka (open 24/7) on Robson and Bute is a great bakery to stop in and get a wonderful cup of coffee and a bite to eat before heading out to explore this fabulous city. Gina the owner and Aysha the property manager are very professional and incredibly easy to work with. Our highest recommendation.

  • Review Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay. Till we have you back again, we wish you happy and safe travels :)
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5

wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time in Vancouver staying

at Gina's home. The view is amazing. We loved

watching the sea planes land and take off. The beds were very comfortable and

she had a lovely kitchen to have relaxing breakfast. I highly recommend her home as

a central location to see the city!

-- eat Sunday brunch at Forage restaurant around the corner! It is very good!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Kimberly, We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay and had a wonderful time in Vancouver. Our best wishes to you and your lovely family. Till we meet again, have happy and safe travels -:) Kindly, Gina & Aysha
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5

Perfection

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this fabulous apt. The apt is stunning in every way and you will have everything you need to be comfortable with lots of space to relax. The location is an easy walk to Stanley Park, shuttle to Capilano, Gastown, waterfront to pick up a dinner cruise , Robson St, and restaurants and grocery stores. You can watch the seaplanes takeoff and land from the sofa. Views from the living room windows show mountains and beautiful Coal Harbor. Our only regret is that we did not stay longer.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Donna, So very glad that you enjoyed your stay as much as we enjoyed having you. Upon your check-out my property manager reported that you left the space in an immaculate condition, that just before you left you even put in a load of laundry which was already clean when she arrived to do cleaning and maintenance for our next guest who was checking in the same day :) Thank you for treating my home as your own. We look very much forward to having you back. Till we meet again, happy and safe travels. Kindly, Guner
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5

Perfect modern home, spectacular views, excellent location, great hosts

  • 5 of 5

This marvelous apartment is as described. If you are looking for an upscale fabulous, spacious and clean city apartment, this is your place. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Henk, So very happy that you enjoyed your stay. Till we meet again, happy and safe travels to you and yours. Kindly, Gina & Aysha
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5

Great location and great hosts

  • 5 of 5

Ashya and Gina were responsive and easy to deal with, and the building was very safe (key fob for entry) and central to everything. The underground parking was extremely convenient if you are planning to drive into the mountains, and also very safe with not one but two sets of gates assure little risk of break-in. We were able to fit 7 - we're in our 40's with 3 kids 4, 11, and 14, and brought my wife's parents. With one kid on the nice foam mattress, we fit fine. The view is spectacular, and only this floor and the one above have balconies facing the water and mountains. Our 4 year old loved watching the planes take off from the water. Great place!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Joel, We are very happy that you had such a great time and were comfortable in my place. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Kindly, Gina & Aysha
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5

Magic Time in Vancouver

  • 5 of 5

We loved this rental. Our first time in Vancouver, we were fortunate to choose this condo. The views, location, and luxury amenities provided entertainment with sea planes taking off and landing, boats of all kinds moving on the water below, the snow-capped mountains and great balcony. We were excited during the entire trip. In a great spot, the condo has walking access to everything, and some of the best places are just a block away on Robson. We asked another couple to join us for this trip, and they were impressed by the property. The condo was comfortable for four. I hope to return and stay at this address sometime in the future.

  • Review Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Very happy to hear that my home served as a great accommodation for your party of four during your recent Vancouver vacation. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future.
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Location

Stanley Park
Granville Island
Granville Island Public Market
Gastown
Yaletown
Grouse Mountain
Vancouver Art Gallery
Davie St
Whistler and Blackcomb
Robson Street
Cypress Mountain Ski Resort
B.C. Place Stadium
Queen Elizabeth Theatre
Chinatown
Rogers Arena
Gastown Steam Clock
False Creek Ferries
Library Square
Commercial Drive
Japadog (Burrard & Pender)
Vancouver Aquarium
The Seawall
English Bay
Canada Place
Queen Elizabeth Park
Vancouver 2010 Winter Games - Olympic Cauldron
The Sandbar Seafood Restaurant
Pacific Centre
Bridges Restaurant
Stanley's Bar and Grill
Thierry Chocolaterie Patisserie Cafe
Italian Kitchen
Chambar
Harbour Air Seaplanes
Vancouver City Ctr Stn Northbound
"Only 3 Blocks away from my home, takes you every where you'd wish to see in and around beaut..."
Kitsilano Beach
Science World
English Bay Beach
Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden
Cardero's Restaurant & Live Bait Marine Pub
Joe Fortes Seafood & Chop House
Nearest Airport
13.8 Kilometres
Vancouver Int'l Airport
Nearest Ferry
20 Kilometres
Horse Shoe Bay Ferry Terminal
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Capilano Golf And Country CLub
Nearest Train
2.7 Kilometres
VIA Rail
Nearest Beach
2.5 Kilometres
English Bay Beach
Car: not necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in West End, Vancouver

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer 2017-2
17 Jul 2017 - 5 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£845
for 2 nights
From
£386
From
£418
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £48 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas 2017
14 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,907
for 5 nights
From
£354
From
£386
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£2,582
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £48 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer 2018
1 May 2018 - 15 Oct 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,826
for 5 nights
From
£338
From
£370
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £48 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£717
for 2 nights
From
£322
From
£418
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £48 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £73.52
Additional Guest Fee £45.95 per person per night
Damage Deposit £490.12

Strictly non-smoking building.
Sorry, no pets.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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