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Main floor living room, complete with high-end sound system and wood stove. Spacious kitchen with gas stove, central island and everything you need for a good home-cooked meal.
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Family Friendly Fairfield Character

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Family Friendly Fairfield Character

8 guests
4 bedrooms
6 beds
2 baths
8 guests
4 bedrooms
6 beds
2 baths
Self check-inEasily check yourself in with the lockbox.

Located just a few blocks from Ross Bay, Clover Point and beautiful Gonzales beach, and only a quick walk, bus or bike ride to downtown, Stannard House is a stunning 1911 character home that's perfect for families or groups.


  • Free parking on premises
  • Kitchen
  • Wifi
  • Indoor fireplace
  • Laptop friendly workspace
  • Washer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
2 single beds
Bedroom 4
1 single bed, 1 floor mattress
Common spaces
1 air mattress

House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in time is 3PM - 5PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox


15 Reviews

Thor User Profile
December 2017
Emily and Ben have a wonderful, comfortable home in a quiet neighbourhood a half hour’s walk from the city centre and a 5 minute walk to Ross Bay — as well as the historic tombs of Emily Carr, Sir James Douglas and Mathew Begbie (the hanging judge) at Ross Bay cemetery. A shoppi…
Ben User Profile
Response from Ben:
Thank you Thor. We are very happy you chose to celebrate with your family at Stannard House. Thank you for the care & attention you took with the house. We would love to host you again! Happy New Year!
December 2017
Jason User Profile
July 2017
Our family really enjoyed our time at the Stannard house. Nothing to complain about, garden was great and so was the kitchen, and dining room. Ben & Emily went above our expectations to make our stay excellent by having little extra things like flowers from the garden for our din…
Ben User Profile
May 2017
Ben has a beautiful house with an amazing backyard. It worked well for a number of professionals at a meeting, but would also have been an ideal spot for a family.
Julian User Profile
February 2017
Amazing backyard. Convenient location. Perfect for families.
Lara User Profile
December 2016
Ben's house was just what we needed over the holidays. We had two families with three children. Ben's house allowed the two families to stay on separate floors. And the family room downstairs allowed the children to have a place of their own when they wanted to play. The place wa…
Jason User Profile
August 2016
Our family had a great experience at this house. Very cozy and homey in a great neighborhood, close to all amenities. Can walk two blocks to grocery store, coffee shops and also short walk to the beach, Moss St market, Cook St Village etc. The yard is amazing with all the frui…
Virginia User Profile
August 2016
The host canceled this reservation 23 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.
Ben User Profile
Response from Ben:
We feel terrible about canceling, but had to on account of some urgent matters that came up with our family requiring us to be back at home. We sincerely hope we can make it up to Virginia and her family at some point in the future.
August 2016

Hosted by Ben

Victoria, CanadaJoined in September 2012
Ben User Profile
30 Reviews
I'm the CEO of Pixel Union, an interface design company based in Victoria, BC, Canada. Quiet, low-key—frequently traveling either for business or for pleasure (when it's personal, often with my wife and two girls).
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About the home
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Emily helps host.

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