£122 / night
Price for guests, Nights

Modern Living in Victoria's Historical Downtown – Home 3946569 Apartment

  • 1 bedroom
  • 2 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Modern Living in Victoria's Historical Downtown – Home 3946569

  • Apartment
  • 1 bedroom
  • sleeps 2
  •  min stay varies

Key Info

  • Not suitable for children
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed

Description from owner


Welcome to Awarehouse Loft - which extends across the entire building right above the clothing store in the picture. Located on the second floor, accessed by elevator or stairs, it has floor to ceiling windows 14 feet high which create a lovely ambiance and an interesting view of the ever changing street activities below.

Please consider that the wooden heritage windows which flood the loft with light, also let in street noise from people accessing the various restaurants, pubs as well as occasionally from construction as heritage buildings are renovated.

Converted from a historic warehouse it boasts old red brick side walls with historic wood and sash windows. Awarehouse loft at 811 square feet was carved from a unique warehouse space and all it's living areas are more spacious than the majority of lofts/condos in the historic downtown area. It may be the only loft in the Leiser Building with a king sized bed in an enclosed bedroom.

The living-room/dining/kitchen open space contrasts heritage architecture with modern furnishings. The open space makes cooking and entertaining a pleasure. The kitchen has been furnished for people who love to cook. It is fully equipped with a dishwasher, stove/oven, microwave, coffee grinder, coffee makers, Tassimo, blender, food processor, toaster, toaster oven and all of the comforts of home. The separate dining area at one end of the living space comfortably seats four. There is also a bar counter with seating for two.

The living room area has four leather lounge chairs for seating. The entertainment unit houses a 40' High Definition TV with Personal Video Recorder and DVD systems. Cables enable you to stream from your laptop to the TV. WIFI is included in the rental.

Your clothes will be well looked after, there is plenty of closet space, a coat closet and a large wardrobe in the bedroom. The loft has a washer and dryer. The bathroom is spacious and has a bathtub and shower and heated towel rack.

Awarehouse Loft is a non-smoking space for couples, singles, snowbirds or short-term vacationers who enjoy a comfortable self-catering holiday. We are sorry but out of consideration for people with allergies, no pets are permitted. An effort has been made to provide a low allergen environment. The rental price is all inclusive, high-speed internet access, high definition television with full HD cable connections, all electricity and heating charges, sheets, towels, liquid soap and staples in the kitchen (salt, pepper, coffee, tea, sugar and more). You will be met and given assistance to settle into the apartment.

Enjoy Victoria's marvelous waterfront and old town vistas from Awarehouse Loft's rooftop patio. Experience the charm of old town architecture, sightseeing, water tours, shopping, nightclubs and great restaurants just steps away from Awarehouse's downtown location. Victoria is a charming city with lots of activities, great places to explore, fabulous dining and great nightlife opportunities. Whether you are in town for three nights, two weeks or months at a time, there is always lots to see and do in our lovely Provincial Capital.

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Bed & bathroom

  • 1 Super King Beds
  • 1 Family bathroom


  • Wi-Fi available
  • Patio
  • Solarium or roof terrace
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Telephone
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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  • Lift access
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users


Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 11:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
This rental can only be paid for online through HouseTrip using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).

Damage deposit: (£115.18) $200.00
No smoking at this property


Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

24 hours after booking

50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.

4 weeks before

No refund if cancelled less than 4 weeks before check-in.

Check-in date

* The booking fee is stated in the cancellation policy information on the payment page. This fee helps us run our secure platform and enables us to provide 24/7 customer support

About the owner

Doug H.

Tourist Licence

Calendar updated:
07 Dec 2019
Years listed:
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English


Map and how to get there


Guest reviews

56 reviews

Very Good

“Great location,close to harbour,restaurants,clean,well maintained condo”

Reviewed 21 May 2018

Third time staying in Victoria at this loft. Secure building in downtown Victoria, close to all attractions, never rent a car, but if needed there is a parking garage across the street. Couldn’t… More

“Awesome Location”

Reviewed 29 Mar 2018

This condo was an excellent choice to make my getaway to Victoria perfect! The condo was clean and well appointed. The location was close to amazing restaurants, shopping and the water! Being able… More

“Best place to stay in Victoria”

Reviewed 28 Feb 2018

We stayed at Awareness Loft again and were reminded what a wonderful place to stay. The location is simply amazing, with lots of restaurants nearby (including Happy Hour "Buck a Shuck" fres… More


Reviewed 17 Feb 2018

We stayed in this well appointed,high end terrific downtown loft style condo for 6 weeks Dec2017-Jan2018 . The location can’t be beat, literally above shops and restaurants. The seafood chowder … More

“Great loft apartment Victoria”

Reviewed 19 May 2017

Great spacious apartment in very good location. A bit of street noise at night. Superb kitchen facilities and quality furnishings although the mattress needs replacing. Value for money. Very helpful h… More

“Perfect location, well-equipped loft apartment”

Reviewed 8 Oct 2016

This conveniently-located modern apartment is outfitted with wonderful kitchen equipment, nice furnishings and bedding. We totally loved our stay. Great for walking to the high spots of Victoria, and… More

“Search no further...Stay here! We love this loft! We will return!”

Reviewed 29 Jul 2016

My wife and I booked this loft for our 10th anniversary. This was our first trip to Victoria and we quickly realized the Hotels are waaay overpriced. We narrowed it down to about 5 rentals and settled… More

Owner's reply: A quick note, there is a cable already connected to the TV that you can connect your electronic devises and run them through the TV speakers.

“Like home”

Reviewed 15 Jul 2016

We found this condo to be roomy, stylish and very well appointed. All of our needs were anticipated. We couldn't imagine a more comfortable place to stay. The location is an easy walk to dozen… More

“Excellent one bedroom condo”

Reviewed 2 Mar 2016

We found this condo to be so well located to see and do all we wanted in Victoria without a vehicle. Areas beyond walking distance were easily managed with public transit or taxi. Very bright with f… More

“Exceptional quality”

Reviewed 11 Nov 2015

The standard that all apartments should aim to meet. This is a very well furnished apartment, with high ceilings, huge windows and everything you could sensibly require. A short walk from the city cen… More

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How do I find more info about the property?

You can get in touch with Doug (the owner) through the contact form on this page.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your holiday booking to send the owner a message.

What if I have questions before I book?

Send Doug (the owner) an email through the contact form on this page. Alternatively, if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

How do I contact Doug (the owner)?

Send an email through the contact form on this page. Or if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your holiday booking to view Doug the owner's contact details or send them a message.

What's the difference between 'Book your stay' and 'Contact the owner/manager'?

Use the Book your stay form to pay provisionally online and send Doug (the owner) a booking request. You’ll find out within 24 hours whether they’ve accepted - no money will leave your account before then

Or send Doug (the owner) an enquiry through the Contact the owner/manager form if you’d like a quote or more info first.

What is a booking request?

When you pay online through the Book your stay form, a booking request is sent to Doug (the owner). You’ll find out within 24 hours whether they’ve accepted - no money will leave your account before then.

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How do I know what it will cost for my stay?

Simply enter your holiday dates in the Book your stay form to calculate the cost of your stay.
Click Book now to see a full breakdown of the price.

You can also request a quote from Doug (the owner) through the contact form. The owner will email you the total cost for your dates and a link to book and pay online.

How do I know if my booking request has been accepted?

You’ll receive an email within 24 hours to let you know. Or you can check in Manage your holiday booking. No money will leave your account unless it’s accepted.

How do I pay for my holiday?

Use the Book your stay form to pay provisionally online. You can pay by credit/debit card or PayPal. Doug (the owner) will have 24 hours to accept the booking and no money will leave your account before then.

If you’ve been sent a quote, simply accept it and pay online through the email we sent you. You can also do this in Manage your holiday booking.

Only bookings paid for through our site are covered by our trusted Payment Protection.

Why can't I call Doug (the owner) before booking?

You can exchange contact details with the property owner/manager once your booking is confirmed and you’ve paid in full. Paying and communicating only through our platform allows us to ensure that your booking is covered by our Payment Protection policy.

If you have any questions before booking, you can send the property owner/manager a message via the contact form on their listing. Once you’ve booked, you can discuss the rental and make arrangements for your trip by logging into Manage my booking.

How do damage deposits work?

In most cases, you don’t pay a damage deposit up front. Instead, we save your payment details securely and you’re only charged in the event of damage to the property.

Occasionally, you will pay a damage deposit up front as part of the total rental cost. In this case, the owner has 10 days after you check out to report any damage. If they don’t, we’ll return your deposit. If their claim is successful, we’ll deduct the agreed cost and return the remainder.

How can I view and manage my booking?

Go to Manage your holiday booking to view all your booking details, pay the balance of your holiday or cancel it if you need to.

How do I pay the balance of my holiday?

You can pay the remaining balance of your holiday at any point. Simply go to Manage my holiday booking and click Pay now.

We’ll automatically charge the balance payment to the same payment method 10 days before it’s due. Go to Manage my holiday booking to see when the payment will be taken.

How can I retract my booking request?

You’ll need to contact Doug (the owner) to do this. Send them a message in Manage your holiday booking or through the contact form on this page.

How do I cancel my booking?

Go to Manage your holiday booking to cancel your booking. Here you can view your cancellation policy to see if you’ll be refunded.

How do I edit my booking?

You can request to change the dates or number of people on your booking via the Manage your holiday booking page. To change your holiday dates use the Edit booking button. If you need to change the number of guests staying then send Doug (the owner) a message.

If Doug (the owner) agrees, they’ll send you a revised quote outlining the changes. You can review and accept/decline this from the Manage your holiday booking page. You’ll have 48 hours to take action before the revised quote expires.

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