Mid-term Exchange (2-4 weeks), Hospitality Exchange, Non-simultaneous Exchange, Open to offers, Bed and Breakfast offered, Short-term Exchange (2-5 days)
Hello from Canada. Our home is a 3 bedroom 2 storey home in the city. There his central air along with a gas furnace. Also, there are 2 gas fireplaces in the living livingrooms and a wood burning stove in the kitchen. On the property, we have a swimming pool, pool house and gardens. There is a 2 car garage along with automatic door openers. The kitchen and bathrooms have been updated in the past 2 years. We are constantly updating areas of the home as to keep it fresh and current. There is cable TV with many Canadian & US stations. Also Netflix and Amazon Prime are available. The master bedroom shares the bath with the 2nd bedroom upstairs but has its own entry and exit. There is a complete shower and tub in the bath. The third bedroom is in the basement and it has its own full bathroom with shower. The basement is completed with livingroom, cable TV and gas fireplace.
There is also a large deck attached to the back of the house with furniture for outdoor eating relaxing or reading.
Air conditioning, Baby sitting service, Barbecue, Cleaning service, Computer, Dishwasher, DVD player, Garage, Garden, Internet access/Wifi, Microwave, Parking, Swimming pool, Television, Use of bicycle, Washing machine
Sorry no pets
Sorry no children
Car swap by arrangement
Pearson Airport, Toronto, Ontario Canada
Tri-cities of Waterloo, Kitchener and Cambridge. The 3 cities have a combined population of 500,000. They are attached to each other so it seems like you are in a bigger city when visiting either one. There are many things to do in the area of all 3 cities.
We are very central to most of southern Ontario so getting to places is easy driving without all the fast pace of Toronto.
We are situated near a river where fishing is permitted as well as a nice area to relax or have a picnic. We are near parks and trails for walking and outdoor activities. The City is a university city with 2 world class schools and a community college. There are lots of restaurants and outdoor patios in the summer. We are 1 hour from the provincial capital, Toronto and 1.5 hours from Niagara Falls and fresh water beaches. The world famous Stratford Festival is only 35 minutes away and an easy drive. There are museums, a national historic site and a very large farmers market all nearby. (less than 10 minutes). We are on the transit system with the closest stop a 5 minute walk. Waterloo is very accessible so getting around is very easy.
The map marker is a general indicator of the local area only.
Boating/Sailing, Fishing, Galleries/Museums, Golf, Historical Sites, Horse riding, Public Parks/Gardens, Public Transport, Restaurants, Shopping, Sightseeing, Skiing, Spectator Sports, Theatres, Walking
There is many golf courses in the area. The closet one, Grey Silo, is 1 km from the house and has hosted LPGA events in the past.
You can drive to over 20 courses from 3 minutes to 40 minutes.
No60Fire Fighter Officer- RetiredCanadian
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Hello from Canada. I am a 60 year old retired Fire Officer and enjoy travel and meeting new people. My wife Janice, is also retired but does return to her nursing job from time to time to cover shortage at the hospital. We have travelled Coast to Coast in Canada, The east and west coasts of the US and some of Europe destinations. (Mostly Ireland but also the UK, Belgium, the Netherlands, Portugal, Italy and touch France). We sometimes travel with my brother(s) and their wives but mostly just two or 4 of us. I like most sports along with doing walking tours and enjoying cultural events. Janice likes to try food tours, walking tours and cultural events. We like the visiting cities and taking in the history. Sometimes it is just nice to relax someplace new while reading or getting to know an area. I don't feel we are jet setters and enjoy more relaxed situations with regard to home locations. I like the off the beaten path types of accommodations as long as things are very clean and well equipped. I am a fussy eater so I enjoy making meals with local ingredients so I like areas with fresh markets. Janice will try most things so I do the cooking. We also like to try to get to local wineries, breweries or distilleries. It lets us be adventurous while enjoying local beverages. I also like to drive and get around in the car so having a home with a vehicle available would be advantageous to us. We have a home and a Condo in the city of Waterloo, Ontario Canada. We would like to exchange homes but can make our condo available with notice.
Location : CanadaBedrooms : 2Property Type : CondoLocation Type : UrbanSleeps : 4Second Home : YesExchange Type : Non-simultaneous Exchange, Mid-term Exchange (2-4 weeks), Open to offers, Hospitality Exchange
Bathrooms : 2Nearest City : WaterlooNearest Airport : TorontoSuitable for a City Break : YesSuitable for a Golf Break : YesSmoking : No SmokingChildren : Sorry no children
Car : Car swap by arrangementPets : Sorry no pets Travel Destinations and Dates: