About the Homestay

Urban Cosy
  • Welcomes
  • Males
  • Females
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Students

My family live in a 100 year old Heritage Home in a very safe, quiet neighborhood only 10 minutes by bus to downtown Vancouver and easily accessible to the ski resorts in North Vancouver. The house was purchased by my husband's grandfather in the 1920's and we are the 3rd generation to live here. It has a lovely warm family atmosphere.
We have a 2 bedroom apartment on the street level of our home which is where we have hosted students or visitors in the past. The apartment has a private entrance and a kitchenette with microwave, toaster oven suitable for light snacks. There is also a sitting room with a TV and Wifi.
In back of the house we have a deck and BBQ area where we love to sit with our guests an enjoy those lovely Vancouver days and evenings.
We have always enjoyed sharing our culture and introducing visitors to our beautiful City. My daughter is fluent in Spanish having lived in Mexico for 8 years.

Pets

Dog

House Facilities
  • Garden
  • Laundry
  • Internet Access

Bedrooms available for booking

Note 7 night min & 90 night max stay 

   

Blue room
From $46 per night
Twin Room
Sleeps 2

Bathroom shared (with family / other guests)
2 Single Bed

Bedroom availableNot available for dates

This is a cosy double room with 2 very comfortable single beds. There is a small closet and a chest of drawers for your clothes.

Facilities
  • Dresser / Drawers
  • Closet / Wardrobe
  • Bedside Locker / Nightstand
  • Carpet / Moquette
  • Mirror
  • Hair-dryer
 1 guest
2 guests
Weekly Price
$350
$455
Monthly price
$1,400
$1,950
Green Room
From $46 per night
Twin Room
Sleeps 2

Bathroom shared (with family / other guests)
2 Single Bed

Bedroom availableNot available for dates
Facilities
  • TV
  • Dresser / Drawers
  • Closet / Wardrobe
  • Bedside Locker / Nightstand
  • Carpet / Moquette
  • Mirror
  • Fridge
  • Hair-dryer
 1 guest
2 guests
Weekly Price
$350
$455
Monthly price
$1,400
$1,950
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About the Area

Minutes from our house there are several parks and lovely views of the ocean and the north shore mountains. New Brighton Park is situated on the shore of Burrard Inlet. While there is no swimming in the inlet there is a lovely outdoor pool in the park.

Local Area Facilities
  • Park
  • Bus Stop

Meals

Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals will incur an additional cost. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.

Included in the stay
  • Use of Kitchen

House Rules

All rent must be paid in cash in full on arrival. Please read the house rules carefully before booking. Refunds prior to your stay are the ones on this website.
As this is a quiet neighborhood we expect our guests to respect that and keep noise to a minimum.
We are a 100% non smoking household and drugs are also strictly prohibited including marijuana. This includes inside and outside on our property. Guests who violate this rule will be asked to leave immediately.
Cooking is possible in the downstairs kitchenette. There is a microwave, rice cooker & slow cooker but no stove. All spaces should be kept clean and tidy.
Please do not invite strangers into our home. Only paying guests are allowed.
Please keep our home secure and lock the door when entering and leaving the house.

Smoking is not allowed.

7 Reviews

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    Brazil
    Age 18 - 24

    5 hearts
    October 2018

    Loved the place, very quiet and comfortable, very special and attentive people. I recommend !

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Jacqueline in ,

    Enjoyed your visit. Hope you had a safe trip home

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    Germany
    Age 55 - 64

    5 hearts
    September 2018

    We had a very pleasant homestay at Jackie's and Dawn's house. Our hosts were extremely nice and helpful.

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Jacqueline in ,

    We were happy to be a part of your travel and educational experience. Thank you for being such quiet, clean guests.

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    France
    Age 18 - 24

    5 hearts
    August 2018

    Jacqueline was very nice to us, she did everything she could to make us feel at home. The house was clean, in a calm neighborhood and situated 20 min by bus from downtown, so ideal for those who want to visit Vancouver.

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Jacqueline in ,

    I hope you enjoyed your stay in Whistler. It was lovely to meet you both.
    Happy travelling!

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    Canada
    Age 25 - 34

    5 hearts
    July 2018

    The apartments were very clean and the host was very helpful!
    I recommend this place!

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    Brazil
    Age 35 - 44

    5 hearts
    July 2018

    Spend some days in Jacquie's house was amazing, she's so cute, a lovely person. She welcome me how I was her family. She helped me a lot about tours, foods and all.. So about Jacqueline, I'm sure that everybody will love her.
    About her house and guest bedroom I don't have anything for complain. We have totally privacy there, she has her your house in up floor and in down is guest's house, has kitchen, TV room, washroom totally sort out her house, and has one door on direction outside for more privacy, one thing that I liked a Lot, because we can return for house any hour that we don't both her.
    The Vancouver's public transport is so good and easy for use it. Has some app, like "transit", who we can see where and the time the bus will be there and how we'll go for our trip. There is one bus stop on one block from Jacqueline'S house.
    We really recommend stay in Jacqueline's house.. She and her family, special your daughter Dawn, are amazing people that helped me for Turned my vacation more amazing. Tks very much.

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    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Jacqueline in ,

    Happy you enjoyed your stay. It was a pleasure to meet you both,

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    England
    Age 25 - 34

    5 hearts
    June 2018

    This guest awarded the host 5 hearts but didn’t leave any comments.

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    Canada
    Age 25 - 34

    5 hearts
    June 2018

    The place is great! The owner is amazing! I'm glad i found this place!

How do I book?

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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) and a 25% deposit using a choice of payments: Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Maestro, Laser, JCB & PayPal. The deposit is collected in advance on behalf of the host to protect against no show or late cancellations (within 7 days of arrival). You then pay your host the balance due on arrival. The 25% deposit payment is made to the host 2 business days after your scheduled arrival date. This deposit payment will only be refunded if you cancel the booking at least 7 full days prior to arrival.

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