About the Homestay
One private room with big bright south-west facing windows in a beautiful 3-bedroom end unit townhome in Burnaby, only minutes away from Metrotown. Bus stop nearby. Everything is provided for your stay including bedding, towels, tissues, laundry, kitchen utensils for cooking. The place is equipped with TV, wifi etc. You only need to bring your luggage and if you cook, buy your own groceries.
The room is privately located on thre ground floor and is the only room there. Owner and the other bedroom is on the 3rd floor. The pictures you see about the living room, kitchen and bathroom are on the 2nd floor. You shared the kitchen and common areas with the owner. But the bathroom is for your use only. Laundry is also available. Outside the private room is a nice foyer and yard. You can use the area for fresh air or smoke if needed. This is an end unit in the complex with east, south big windows.
Owner is a female of Chinese origin. Speak fluent Mandarin and English. Would like to have international student or people who need to visit Greater Vancouver for a short term.
- Internet Access
- Smoke alarm
- Non Smoking
Bedrooms available for booking
About the Area
Very centrally located in Burnaby. Easy access to downtown Vancouver, Metrotown, and all facilities etc. Lots of good restaurants nearby. A park by the place with children facilities.
Local Area Facilities
- Shopping Centre
- Bus Stop
- Train station
Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals, including a full breakfast, might incur an additional cost, if offered. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.
Included in the stay
- Complimentary Light Breakfast
- Use of Kitchen
I have some house rules that need to be respected in order to make your stay as comfortable as possible. I much appreciate it if guests will be careful with the objects in my suite. Accidents are always possible, but damages need to be paid for. Please respect each other's well deserved sleep and try to be quiet should you come in at a late hour.
Rooms are ready after 3pm. Arrivals are possible at any moment during the day, however, only after deliberation with me. On the day of departure you have to check out before 11am. Please remember to lock the front door when leaving the house.
Animals are not allowed.
This is a NON SMOKING rental place. Smoking is therefore prohibited in the whole house. Yet you can smoke outside.
Illegal or improper use of the place is not permitted.
You are welcome to use the washer/ dryer during your stay.
Smoking is not allowed.
It was not really clean in the Bedroom/Bathroom/ Kitchen but Xia was friendly and uncomplicated.
Very comfortable stay in a very good area. Nice, clean and quiet. You will feel like at home. Host is very helpful. Recommend +++
How do I book?
Contact the host to check their availability and ask them any questions you have about staying with them. Once the host confirms they’re available for your dates, you can complete your booking.
When do I pay?
Once a host confirms they're available, you can go ahead and pay the 15% booking fee (maximum of 199 $£€ for longer term bookings) using a choice of payment methods: Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Maestro, Laser, JCB & PayPal (not available in certain countries). You then pay your host on arrival or as stated by your host on their profile and agreed by you on booking. Please be cautious if a host requests advance payment if its not included on their profile. Our hosts have been advised that if they wish to request advance payment they must make this explicit in their profile. We do not recommend the use of Money gram or Western Union.
When can I share my contact details?
Host and Guest email address, phone number and home address will be exchanged in a confirmation email sent to both immediately after a booking is completed. It's against our policy for Guests and Hosts to exchange direct contact details via our messaging system.