Vacation rentals in the Leiser Building are in the restored warehouse of Simon Leiser & Co., Wholesale Grocers. Built in 1896, it was the largest business of its kind in British Columbia
. The open lofts, and condo rentals in this heritage building share a courtyard, patio, and rooftop garden terrace with outstanding views of the Inner Harbour
Situated in Victoria
’s historic Old Town, Leiser accommodations are in the arts district
. Along with galleries, and movie theatres, vacation rental visitors who are interested in arts and culture can enjoy performances of the Pacific Opera, and Ballet Victoria
right near their lodging.
Bastion Square, in the centre of Old Town, is on the site of the original Fort Victoria
. Summer visitors will find their accommodation in the centre of a lively outdoor market. Trounce Alley is home to a number of one-of-a-kind shoe and handbag shops, and contains original gas lights that are over 125 years old
. Vacation rental visitors with an interest in Victoria’s seafaring history will enjoy the Maritime Museum of British Columbia with more than 5,000 artifacts.
Your Leiser accommodation is just a few minutes walk from Victoria’s Inner Harbour. One of Canada
’s finest museums is here. The Royal British Columbia Museum offers dramatic displays of natural, and urban settings
such as full reconstruction of Victorian storefronts. The stately Empress Hotel faces the harbour, and offers afternoon tea in the elegance of its upper lobby.
For condo rental visitors who like to experience the outdoors, there is plenty to explore in, and around Victoria. From Fisherman’s Wharf you can take a kayak tour around the Inner Harbour, and along the Gorge Waterway
. The Galloping Goose Trail is a popular destination for walkers, and cyclists alike
. This 60-km pathway runs from Victoria westward to Sooke
through forests, and beside the sea. Rent a bicycle or bring your own from your accommodations, and explore as much of the pathway as you like.
Victoria is known for its whale watching opportunities
. Leiser Building condo rentals are in walking distance of a number of eco-tour providers on the Inner Harbour. Choose one, and spend a memorable afternoon in the company of the majestic Orca
. If you have binoculars at your condo rental, bring them along, and see if you can spot any bald eagles or sea otters.
Holidays in Victoria will give you the opportunity to explore the beauty of the outdoors and the excitement of the city
. Vacation rentals in the Leiser Building will give you a home away from home while you find your favourite places in this beautiful city.