We have 1 private room available in a 2 bedroom unit with a shared bathroom, shared kitchen and shared living space. Our homestay suite is separate from the family space upstairs . Your private room is furnished and includes a double bed (with 'Endy' memory foam mattress), nightstand, desk, dresser, and closet. Your monthly fee of $1300 includes daily dinner, wireless internet, and in-suite laundry.
We live in Mount Pleasant, which is central Vancouver, and close to many amenities, including restaurants, shopping, community centers, libraries, swimming pools, and is a short 15min bus ride to downtown Vancouver. We live within 1-5 blocks of 3 different transit stops that will take you anywhere in Vancouver (east/west, north/south, downtown Vancouver, Metrotown, skytrains). Schools that are close by transit include UBC, Langara College, Douglas College, BCIT, SFU Downtown, Vancouver Community College, and many international schools located downtown Vancouver.
We have 2 young children, ages 3 years and 5 years, and have a dog (Boxer), Izzy, who is 14 years old and very friendly and sometimes thinks she's a lap dog. We enjoy outdoor activities that include hiking, going to the beach, swimming, enjoying city parks, skiing/snowboarding and water sports. We also enjoy quiet time reading at home, going to the movies, and walking around the neighborhood. We have visited many different countries and enjoy experiencing other cultures - we have been to Mexico, Philippines, Hong Kong, Thailand, Vietnam, Taiwan, Laos, Japan, Germany and Netherlands.