The condo was definitely recently redone and is modern and clean inside. The bathrooms and shower were clean, kitchen clean and modern. Bedrooms comfortable and reasonably large. Living room and dining room was reasonably spacious. Wifi was strong. There is a balcony on the main level with a loft story that has additional balcony. It is this second balcony that offers "ocean views". On a cloudy day you would never see it, but technically it is there. The ocean is a fair distance away, and the lot of the demolished old Tudor House pub is immediately below. It is a parking lot now. Safe underground parking was a very nice bonus.
The neighborhood isn't the nicest. There are motorcycles and cars going all night as this is the main drag in Esquimalt. The windows are pretty air tight and block sound, but since there is no air conditioning you leave the windows open and put up with the noise. Kids were partying and the drunks were engaged in lively conversation that I... Plus