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Walk to U of A, Whyte Ave, Train/LRT & Strathcona!
Walk to U of A, Whyte Ave, Train/LRT & Strathcona!
1 guest
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 shared baths
1 guest
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 shared baths
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Walk, run, bike to University of Alberta, U of A Hospital, Whyte Ave, Jubilee, Kaye Edmonton Clinic, Heart Institute, Strathcona/Garneau Districts full of cafes, pubs, trendy shops AND 2 LRT( train) stops that give you quick access across the city! All this a 10 - 20 mins WALK away!! Also centrally located with bus and train access to Misericordia and Royal Alex Hospitals and just a walk away from Whyte Ave for your days off.

The space

Perfect for tourists, professionals, students, athletes, entertainers, coming to the Jubilee, University of Alberta, U of A Hospital, Kaye Edmonton Clinic, Heart Institute and visitors in general.

Quick, easy access from airport via train (route 747 - stop 8 minutes walk away ), Skyshuttle (stop 7 minutes walk away) or taxi.

Prestigious safe neighbourhood. Walk, jog or bike to University of Alberta, University of Alberta hospital, Jubilee Auditorium, Whyte Ave. and 2 train stations (10-12 minutes WALK to each). Another 10 - 20 minutes WALK gets you to the Strathcona/Garneau district full of street life , cafes, shops, pubs plus 2 grocery stores - all within WALKING distance.

Out the backdoor of this home and a 5 minutes WALK away - access to Edmonton's River Valley tails system - you can hike/bike/jog the trails - for your fitness, entertainment or to commune with nature.

A 10 min. LRT (train) ride north takes you to Edmonton's downtown Arena District, City Center mall, Church Hill Plaza, City Arts Gallery and more cafe and restaurants. A 10 min. ride south takes you to South Gate Mall - one of Edmonton's most utilized malls. If seeing West Edmonton Mall is your thing - 2 direct buses - bus #104, #4 - will take you there.

Another 10-20 minutes walk gets you to infamous Hawrlek and Emily Murphy Parks with cross country skiing, skating for winter and picnicing, cycling, hiking, music in the park and paddle boating on the lake in summer. You can also walk the trails to the zoo on the west side of the river.

Victoria Golf Course with golf in summer and cross country skiing and speed skating oval in winter is a 5 to 7 minutes drive away.

Centrally located with bus and LRT access to Misericordia and Royal Alex Hospitals and just a walk to Whyte Ave for days off.

House is located in one of Edmonton's prestigious neighbourhoods and provides a safe, secure and quiet environment. It is a spacious well lit bungalow with loads of natural light, lots of windows, hardwood through the main floor and new age flooring with in-floor heating on the lower level. It is just under 3000 sq. ft. on two levels with two common sitting area. There are 4 individual rooms for rent. Lots of space for privacy as well as space to hang out with others.

Big fenced yard for enjoying the summer sun (see photos). There is big locked garage to lock up bikes for those with bikes.

Please see the photos, guidebook and my other listings.

Guest access

Guests have access to all the shared areas of home for their comfort and use.

Two comfortable sitting rooms available for guest use. Big flat screen TV to plug your computers into.

Fully stocked kitchen for that cup of coffee/tea or other cooking needs.

Wired and wifi internet for all your needs including Netflix.

Interaction with guests

I love to hear about the lives of my guests - interaction though is dependent on what the guest desires.

Other things to note

Ask, ask and ask again if you have queries. I am always happy to answer questions or point you in the right direction if I don't have the answer.

Amenities
Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Wireless Internet
Laptop friendly workspace
Prices
Weekly Discount: 4%
Always communicate through Airbnb
To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.
Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 single bed
House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 11AM

This is a shared home, for registered guests, where you get to meet other people.

Be respectful of other residents in home and respectful in use of all the areas, utilities and goods supplied in the home.

When you arrive - leave your shoes at the entry. You can wheel the suitcases down the rug in entry and hall BUT do carry them across the hardwood.

Do clean up all common areas after use. If you take coffee into the living room - put a coaster under your cup to protect the table surface. If you use the kitchen, clean up after yourself - including - sweeping the floor if you have been cooking, please. Leave bathrooms tidy and dry after use - if you have long hair - please do clean up after a blow dry or combing.

If you are long term and need to do laundry and buy groceries - Sobey's (112 Street and 83 Ave) supplies soap along with coffee and food items of many cultural varieties. See the guidebook on this site for the location.

For long term guests with demanding schedules, if you will require help in cleaning of personal space - let us discuss this.

Be green - remember to turn off lights not in use.

Laundry hours: 8:00 -am to 10:00pm Monday to Friday. 9:30 to 9:30pm. Saturday and Sunday. See Airbnb fee information for laundry.

Be green - remember to turn off lights not in use.

Do not rearrange furniture.

You must also acknowledge
Must climb stairs - Entry and to access lower level.
Cancellations
Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
Fire extinguisher
Availability
2 nights minimum stay

33 Reviews

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Natalia User Profile
September 2017
Totally recommended. I was at Preet's house for three months and I cannot say anything bad about my experience. The accomodation is close to the university and hospital (10-15 minutes walk). It's a really nice and quiet neigbohood, with lovely gardens and parks nearby. The house is very quiet and all the guests very respectful with each other. Preet is a very nice woman, just like her partner Lorenz. They are always willing to talk, ask about your day and make sure everything is OK. She is also interested in other cultures and she loves learning new recipes [you should try her apple compote, I taught her my recipe and now hers it better than mine! ;) ] Even being 8.000km away from my hometown I felt at home. If I had to go again to Edmonton I would repeat without a doubt.

Tammy User Profile
July 2017
That was my first time using Airbnb. Before I was always booking hotels. I was surprised the easy way how Airbnb works and was very satisfied with this online service. First thing intuitive interface, pictures actually match the reality. I never going back to hotels unless I have to. I liked staying at host's place better because it is cheaper and still feels like home. Preet's place is very nice, clean, unique design inside, wonderful backyard with flowers and very welcoming environment. It was nice to chat with her, easy going and kind. The room had separate thermostat which was helpful, and I was actually surprised by the size of it. It is absolutely ok size because usually houses don't have larger rooms except master ones. In hotels you can have weird people traffic, bar scenes (especially in cheap ones), and you are free of that drama at host's place. I enjoyed my good sleeps which was important. Other bonuses include fully equipped kitchen and laundry. I didn't used laundry but you never know when you need it. Definitely I will consider staying again at Preet's place.

Yang User Profile
June 2017
It was a a very wonderful experience to stay at Preet's place. Lovely place with beautiful yard and neighborhood. walk-able distance to University, stores & nightlife. Preet is very easy to talk to, plus got a chance to taste her great cooking. Recommended

Griselda User Profile
June 2017
I stayed for a month while on an elective at UAH and was thankful that the stay was as advertised. I did book fairly last minute but Preet is very organized and we were able to arrange a check-in that ran smoothly. The rooms were very clean, spacious and comfortable. The other guests were also quiet and respectful, and we did get a chance to chat particularly in the evening as we prepared our meals. I also had a few nice conversations with Preet! I drove to Edmonton and was happy that I had a parking space in the driveway given the time limitations on street parking near the university. It was a convenient location as I could get to UAH within 15min. I also took advantage of the nearby river trail - I only wish I'd brought a bike with me too!

Minju User Profile
May 2017
The room is very comfortable and clean. Also, You can use kitchen to cook and drink coffee. Preet gave me some food such as yogurt. fruit, and water. She made coffee for me and gave megazine. She really helped me to adjust this city. Preet's house is near the LRT station, so it is very easy to go other place. I was so happy and comfortable to live in her house!

Maren User Profile
February 2017
Preet is very nice and welcoming. The house is very well kept. It's highly recommendable if you want an accommodation at walking distance to the university.

Alyssa User Profile
January 2017
Preet is very warm and kind. She is a phenomenal host who makes sure your stay is comfortable and is very accommodating. I felt quite at home and loved the basement room that I stayed in. It was exactly what I needed - cozy, clean, and quiet. Would definitely stay here again!
Preet User Profile
Response from Preet:
Thank you Alyssa. It was wonderful to have you pass through my humble abode. Would love to see you again if you pass through the city again. Alyssa also said the following about her stay. "Thanks for being such a great host Preet! I had a wonderful stay and you were very kind and hospitable. You were so helpful navigating me around the area and just a pleasure to talk to. I loved the room and thanks for providing the hair drier and towels!!"
January 2017

Edmonton, CanadaJoined in January 2015
Preet User Profile

By the standards of 30 years ago - I was well travelled. By today's standards - maybe not quite so much :). I have lived in (not just travelled through) Asia, Europe, Africa and North America and set foot in many countries. Today, travel involves welcoming travelers, professionals and international and local students into my home in Edmonton. I have welcomed individuals from England, Mexico, Norway, Sweden, Russia, China, Spain, Belgium, Switzerland, Korea, United States, Germany, France, Indonesia, Japan, Qatar/Ukraine, Bulgaria/Norway, Brazil and Kazakhstan as well as many from across Canada and my home province of Alberta.

Languages: English, Nederlands, Punjabi
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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