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Ancaster (Hamilton), Ontario, Canada Listing # 007163
Member Since: 2006
Modified: November 13




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Offer:  Home Exchange, Hospitality

Professional Retired Couple/Experienced House Managers available to Sit or Exchange
We have a quiet, charming 5 bedroom bungalow ( 2 of the rooms are used as offices). Full sized pull out sofa/bed....very, very comfortable in family room that sleeps two very comfortably. We are located in an upper class neighborhood, mature trees, lush green yards, walking/biking trails near by. Walking distance to the Old Village of Ancaster where you will find spas, hair parlours, boutiques, cafes, resturants. Minutes to the movie theater and to all ammenities and Highway. We are approximately 50 minutes from Toronto, Niagara Falls/Niagara on the Lakes, 1 hour to Buffalo, N.Y., beautiful Wine Country via pretty countryside's. We are on an escarpment with many waterfalls, bike, hiking paths, suburbs and Lake Ontario by 15 km. We can provide links showing activities in the areas for you to enjoy. We seek responsible, experienced people to exchange with. We are a few blocks away from the Hamilton Golf & Country Club in Ancaster and the Hamilton Airport. Shaw Theater at Niagara-at-the-Lakes. Great Ice Wine!
Ancaster (Hamilton), Ontario, Canada
Primary Home
Single Family, lush green backyard & front yard with many trees
Bedrooms:3
Bathrooms:3
Comfortably sleeps:4
Not to exceed:4

Amenities
  Central Air Microwave Modern Kitchen On-site Parking Patio/Yard Stereo TV/Cable Video/DVD Washer Dryer fertile green back and front yards with an abundance of trees of various sorts

HOME OFFICE
BW Printer Color Printer Internet Connection Available wireless connection for laptop

House Rules & Conditions
  No Pets No Small Children Smoke Free No Shoe Zone - No pets

My Home Town

We are in the suburbs but, seconds from the pretty countrysides. This suburban/urban location lays upon an escarpment that is filled with many waterfalls, walking, hiking, bike paths. While driving towards the wine country you will enjoy viewing the many farms, barns, garden centers and, several farmers markets and, orchards where you can "pick your own". Even pony rides and hay rides. We are near Lake Ontario, 50 minutes from Niagara Falls, Toronto and Toronto beaches. 20 minutes from wine country in the Niagara Penisula. Downtown Hamilton has a mall, farmers market and, the Convention Center. The Charles C. Munro Airport is about 10minutes from us where the Wartime Musuem is located. Smaller planes fly in.....and, it is very quiet. Enjoy The Ancaster Theater performances minutes from us in Ancaster. Also, The Aquarius Theater in downtown Hamilton. We are near major research Univerisites. McMaster University about 20 minutes away. See the link regarding the "waterfalls".

Local Activities
Actvities within an hour's drive

Beaches Biking Boating Canoe/Kayaking Children's Activities Country Club Cultural/Tourist Attractions Fine Restaurants Galleries/Museums Health Club Hiking Horseback Riding Lakes Major Shopping Parks Public Golf/Tennis Spa Theatres Near Lake Ontario Casinos Niagara Falls & Niagara on the Lakes

Nearest Large City:Toronto, Hamilton
Nearest Airport:Pearson Toronto & Charles C. Munro (Hamilton)
Type of region:Lake, Rural, Suburban, Urban, Woods/Forest, On Escarpment & Hamilton has approximately 100 + waterfalls
Public transportation:Yes

Best Local
Eats:Multi in Toronto
Cup of Joe:Starbucks, Tim Horton's, Second Cup
Freebies:Niagara on the Lake
Night spot:Toronto,Hamilton Convention, Ancaster Theater
Must See:Niagara Falls, Niagara-by-the-lakes & Toronto!

Useful Links
waterfalls
downtown Hamilton

Member Profile
We are a professional couple, amiable, upbeat, humanitarians. Together we combine as a Profesor/Rotarian, small business owner, creative, fun couple seeking new experiences/places while researching ...
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Affiliations
College/University Faculty/Staff Retired/Semi-Retired Rotary International

Languages
English spanish (lightly)

Number of Exchanges: 2

Interests/Hobbies
Rotarian, Volunteering, entrepreneurs, Antiques, Writing, Gardening, Biking/Hiking/Walking, Theater, Horsebackriding, Traveling, Cities, Ocean, Mountains, Wine, Running, Home Building,Reading, open to...
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Housekeeping Styles
Company is coming, better clean!
We are open to the world... Husband and Wife traveling together or independently. Warmer locales in most desirable.


Trip Wish
Open to offers
Open to long stays
(one month or more)
United States
Jan - Dec
Home exchange: Yes
Hospitality: No
Rental: No
People Traveling: 1
OPEN TO OFFERS
Jan - Dec
Home exchange: Yes
Hospitality: Yes
Rental: No
People Traveling: 2
Jan - Dec
Home exchange: Yes
Hospitality: No
Rental: No
People Traveling: 2
Feb - Aug
Home exchange: Yes
Hospitality: No
Rental: No
People Traveling: 2
other countries, United States
Jan - Dec
Home exchange: Yes
Hospitality: No
Rental: No
People Traveling: 2
San Francisco, California, United States
Jan - Dec
Home exchange: Yes
Hospitality: No
Rental: No
People Traveling: 2
Carmel, LaJolla, Coronado, San Diego, Marin County,, California, United States
Jan - Dec
Home exchange: Yes
Hospitality: Yes
Rental: No
People Traveling: 2
Santa Barbara, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Hollywood, Orange County, California, United States
Jan - Dec
Home exchange: Yes
Hospitality: Yes
Rental: No
People Traveling: 2
Hawaii, United States
Jan - Dec
Home exchange: Yes
Hospitality: No
Rental: No
People Traveling: 2
san fran, b.c., carmel, santa barbara, hawaii, OPEN
Jan - Aug, Oct - Dec
Home exchange: Yes
Hospitality: No
Rental: No
People Traveling: 2
Scottsdale, Carefree, Paradise Valley, Phoenix, Chandler, Tempe, Prescott, Arizona, United States
Jan - Dec
Home exchange: Yes
Hospitality: No
Rental: No
People Traveling: 2