2 blocks to public transportation that will take you to Downtown without any bus transfers. A 15 minute drive to Downtown or a short bus ride. Starbucks is only a 10 minute walk away.
If you are arriving from YVR airport and would like to take public transportation. You will take the Skytrain (aka heavy rail, metro, subway, tube, or underground) to "Waterfront Station" in Downtown, take the "#7 - Nanaimo Station" bus and arrive at home in 30 minutes without bus any transfers.