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A urban oasis, this coach house is nestled in a garden filled backyard in James Bay and minutes away from many attractions and downtown. All our guests rave about the bed! Sleep like a king (or queen) on the king sized high quality Serta series mattress
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The Garden Retreat in James Bay, Victoria, BC

The Garden Retreat in James Bay, Victoria, BC

4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath

Perfect for couples or families and for business or pleasure, you will love this little haven tucked in the peaceful, residential neighbourhood of James Bay

Vacationing? You will be close to the many fabulous things Victoria has to offer.

Visiting Victoria for business and/or studies? You will enjoy your peaceful environment to come home to after a long day with plenty of space to stretch out and relax or to continue your work in comfort!


Free parking on premises
Cable TV
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM


Step-free access to the bathroom
Accessible-height toilet

129 Reviews

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Kristin User Profile
January 2018
Great location in quiet neighbourhood but walking distance to central Victoria. Very well equipped and private suite. Comfortable bed and great coffee. Dianne and Muriel were lovely hosts, very friendly and made sure we felt welcome and that we had what we needed. Kitchen well st…

Mandy User Profile
March 2018
We had a wonderful stay with our 1 year old and two pups. The amenities were tidy and stylish and had everything we needed and more to be comfortable. The linens were top quality and the bed was super comfortable as well. The hosts Dianne and Muriel were super friendly and ap…

Celine User Profile
March 2018
Great experience at Dianne’s place. It felt cozy and clean and we had everything we could have needed. The gals were friendly and available and made you feel at home. Thanks so much!

Jessica User Profile
January 2018
Diane’s place is lovely. Super clean and had absolutely everything you need. Such a great kitchen. Dianne and Muriel were both lovely. We had an amazing stay and would definitely recommend to any other travellers.

Jill User Profile
January 2018
If you would like a place to stay in walking distance to downtown Victoria or Beacon Hill and James Bay then this is the right place. Our suite was beautiful,comfortable bed and everything you need to make meals in the kitchen. The suite is modern with many thoughtful details It…

Tori User Profile
January 2018
We came up for a short trip to explore the area. The location was perfect, being walking distance from downtown but in a peaceful residential area. The hosts are so welcoming and ensure everything is well maintained. The bed is incredibly comfortable and there are a ton of amenit…

We loved our stay @ Dianne's close to town with all the amenities. Fabulous host!

Hosted by Dianne

Victoria, CanadaJoined in June 2016
Dianne User Profile
129 Reviews
Dianne is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I love meeting travelers as I love to travel myself. My life has been varied as I owned and operated the horse drawn carriages for 24 years and over the past 4 years I have been competing in dragon boating on a world level. I have an 87 VW Westphalia with a lot of miles on it. Th…
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Dianne and Muriel help host.

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