Medical Elective Homestay, HAMILTON Wavell Avenue, Hamilton, ON, Canada
Listing ID #0023712
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Very comfortable private home, with 3 bedrooms set up specifically with the needs of Medical Students/Residents in mind.

Includes: Breakfast, coffee/tea anytime, unlimited internet, use of the kitchen,and all my condiments, and laundry (soap included), parking. Ironing board.

Very safe neighbourhood.
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<li>8-10 Minute walk to St. Joseph's Hospital/Charleton Ave, and the same to the Psych Hospital St. Joe's WEST 5TH.</li>
<li>Walk to Juravinski hospitals in 25 minutes or drive in 6 minutes.</li>
<li>The Hamilton General is only 6.5 minutes away by car. Grocery's and restaurants nearby.</li>
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<li>$560.00/2 weeks</li>
<li>$1120/4 weeks.</li> Rooms 1 and 2 are this price for 2 weeks and the month. Room #3 is a bit smaller, but has the same amenities, and is a bit more private as it doesn't share a wall with anyone. Room #3 is $525/2 weeks, and $1050/4 weeks. Don't forget all your breakfasts are included, and unlike airbnb, there is no cleaning fee!
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Will take only those who stay for electives or for CaRMS interviews (minimum 2 nite rate)

Many medical community member references can be provided on request.

Price local currency : $0wk/mth
Listing Type : Furnished
Medical School : McMaster University
Availability : Contact for dates available
Beds : 3
Baths : 2
Amenities
Air Conditioned
Balcony/Patio
Child Friendly
Dishwasher
Near Med. School
Near Public Transit
Near Shopping
Non-Smoking
Parking Available
Pets Allowed
Some Utilities Included
Washer/Dryer
WiFi Included
Contact Party: Ishbel
Reviews
5
Total Score 6 REVIEWS
Neighborhood: landlord: property:
  • June 24, 2018 at 6:05 pm

    I really enjoyed my stay with Barb as she was the most amazing hostess I've ever stayed with. Everything was so clean and organized! It was so nice to have other medical students/residents staying there too because everyone was in the same situation and very mindful and there were never any issues with noise. It is a lovely neighbourhood and a walking distance to shops and the hospital. I would highly recommend this place to anyone!! Barb is a lovely person and she will make you feel very welcome :)

  • June 8, 2018 at 1:30 am

    Perfect location for an elective at St. Joseph's - Barb's place is just on top of the "mountain" with stairs that lead straight down to the hospital. I stayed at her place for 2 weeks - I had no car & was able to walk everywhere (the bus is also very convenient). Very safe neighbourhood! Other bonus is not having to worry about buying milk, the fridge is always well stocked & there is a selection of teas to enjoy.

  • April 1, 2018 at 11:07 pm

    Barb is incredibly welcoming and kind :) She has everything prepared so that you feel like you are truly coming back to your home and is extremely accommodating. Also ++organized and would highly recommend!

  • April 1, 2018 at 1:20 pm

    Barb is a wonderful hostess. I stayed with Barb for 2 weeks when I was at Hamilton for a medical elective. She really goes out of her way to make you feel at home. My time there was so memorable that I elected to stay there again when I returned to Hamilton for an interview. Her location is safe and very close to all hospitals. Barb makes sure that everyone is comfortable and well taken care of. I remember when I was staying there, a student was having difficulties accessing his CASPER exam due to laptop technical difficulties. Barb lent him her laptop and made sure that he could logon in time and complete the exam. Overall, if you are visiting Hamilton, whether for a short trip or a longer stay, I would without hesitation recommend staying with Barb.

  • March 31, 2018 at 2:00 pm

    Barb is a wonderful hostess! She truly looks out for her tenants and will to drop you off at orientation and drive you to get groceries. As a previous review mentioned, she also stocks her fridge with snacks and drinks. Her place is very clean and comfortable. Definitely recommend!

  • March 30, 2018 at 10:35 pm

    Barb is a great hostess! She will go out of her way to make you feel welcome. She leaves snacks out for her guests, and is so accommodating. Highly recommended!

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