Looking for vacation rentals in Vancouver? Why stay in the hustle and bustle of Vancouver’s city centre, when you can stay 10 minutes away and step back into the world of Norman Rockwell and enjoy our real Kitsilano Neighborhood?
Your hosts Nicholas Meyer and Margaret Olney, have been in the hospitality industry for many years, as the principals of Downtown Suites Ltd and are pleased to welcome you to their heritage home in Kitsilano–the perfect short term vacation rental or home for your extended stay in Vancouver. The OM house is named for Olney and Meyer but we have also tried to live up to the meaning of OM – creating a peaceful and quiet vibrational experience.
Vancouver short term rentals in an idyllic neighbourhood
The short term vacation rentals are located in our home in wonderful Kitsilano, just a sort 5-minute drive from downtown shopping, entertainment and the business district. Our lovingly restored craftsman style 1912 heritage house is a great home away from home, located in the quiet north of Fourth Avenue area of Kitsilano on a quiet maple tree lined street, one block to the water’s edge and 3 blocks to Jericho Beach. Located one block off of Point Grey Road on the SW corner of First Avenue and Collingwood Street, this is one short-term vacation rental in Vancouver that you can call home time and time again.
Kitsilano amenities near short-term vacation rental suites
Other amenities near this short-term vacation rental in Vancouver’s neighbourhood of Kitsilano include the legendary Banyen Books, top notch restaurants, pubs and eateries, the University of British Columbia (UBC), Pacific Spirit Park and the University Endowment Lands, Spanish Banks, the Chan Center, Locarno Beach, Jericho Sailing Club, The Royal Vancouver Yacht Club, Jericho Tennis Club and Brock House Senior Centre at Jericho beach.
Enjoy the jogging trails, kayaking, sailing, tennis, walking, yoga, fitness or contemplation and meditation that the area has to offer. Kitsilano is a thriving community, once known for its alternate philosophy it is now a pleasant mix of alternate and traditional values but arguably, you’ll definitely get the best organic food, yoga and interesting boutiques and eclectic stores here. For more information about Kitsilano, please see the community website.
There is plenty of street parking by the home which is located just 3 short blocks from several trolley routes. Downtown or The University of British Columbia are both just a short trolley or 10 min drive away.
We are proud to offer two self-contained ground floor short-term vacation rental suites each with their own private entrance and patio garden area. Totally renovated, the short-term vacation rental suites offer fully equipped kitchens with maple cabinetry, modern appliances and laminate floors, Persian carpets, leather furniture, a full cable TV package, laundry shared between the two vacation rental suites, both are tastefully furnished and appointed.
Our vacation rental suites are very quiet and peaceful, we have aimed to create a tranquil atmosphere that is both contemplative and meditative enhanced by water features and plants.