Located in Victoria's Inner Harbour, the Astoria condominiums neighbour the Empress and the Marriot Hotels. One of the finest residential highrise developments in Victoria, The Astoria was built by Concert Properties and was completed in 2006. With its 134 loft style units and 30 larger units on the upper floors, the 20-floor Astoria is an architectural achievement.
The Astoria has modern homes built for all lifestyles. From studio units to large two bedroom plus den units, The Astoria is ideal for young professionals looking for a downtown address or retired empty nesters wanting to live a rich, West Coast lifestyle.
Ground level amenities include several shops, a café, an extensively landscaped terrace and plaza, a games room with pool table and an exercise room. With units priced to suit any budget, The Astoria offers luxurious living in the heart of downtown Victoria. The Astoria also offers residents indescribably beautiful views of the ocean, Olympic Mountains and many of the heritage buildings of downtown Victoria.
Condos at The Astoria are investment opportunities. Victoria is a premier tourism and convention destination seeing millions of visitors each year. The Astoria has several units that are rented out on both short and long-term basis. Short term vacation or business rentals can be easily managed and provide a lucrative income during the high seasons.
Victoria's harbour offers many forms of off-island transportation. The Astoria is close to the seaplane terminal, ferries and the heliport. Travel to Vancouver, Seattle, Port Angeles and Bellingham is easy and convenient.
Ocean, downtown living, the Inner Harbour, cafés, clubs, culture, fine dining and boutique shopping. The Old Town district is home to hundreds of extraordinary independent retailers and restaurateurs. It could become your home too. Visit The Astoria and see the many ways Victoria's lifestyle fits you.
NEIGHBOURHOOD INFO FOR DOWNTOWN:
Victoria’s Downtown is the most rapidly growing neighbourhood in the city. New residents of all ages are attracted to the area’s rich historic character and its vibrant waterfront. The downtown has a thriving arts, culture and entertainment district combined with an impressive variety of dining and shopping choices, all within easy walking distance. The Royal BC Museum and Chinatown (Canada’s oldest) are perennial attractions for visitors and Victoria residents. The neighbourhood also hosts celebrated landmarks like the Empress Hotel, provincial Parliament Buildings and the Royal and McPherson Theatres.
The Downtown neighbourhood has green space along the waterfront, which includes Reeson Park near the Johnson Street Bridge. Cridge Park is located to the south, next to the downtown Lawn Bowling Club and renowned Crystal Garden and near the entrance to Beacon Hill Park. Centennial Square, situated next to Victoria’s historic City Hall, is the downtown’s primary venue for events.
Chinese Public School (Chinese language and cultural classes for children and adults)
Victoria Conservatory of Music
Victoria Academy of Ballet
Victoria School of Contemporary Dance
Pacific Design Academy
Over 15 English language schools
Gardens and Markets
The Yates Street Community Garden is operated by the Downtown Residents Association
Bastion Square Public Market runs Thursdays to Sundays between May and end of September
Ship Point Night Market operates Friday and Saturday evenings from mid June to mid September
Neighbourhood info retrieved from the City of Victoria: http://www.victoria.ca/EN/main/residents/neighbourhoods.html
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