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Shawnigan Lake Waterfront Beach House - the Lake House

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One view of Shawnigan Lake from The Lake House balcony.


Last updated: 01/22/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Shawnigan Lake cottage description

Stylishly furnished (Architecturally designed), water front, lake house with fabulous views of Shawnigan Lake in quiet Strathcona Bay. The perfect setting for either a relaxing or an active vacation or even perhaps a bit of both. You choose!

The Lake House:
* Sleeps one or two people.
* Professionally decorated and renovated 330 square foot studio style beach house with vaulted ceiling and lots of natural light.
* Magnificent lake and hill views through the 7 foot tall interior windows and from the open balcony.
* Full kitchen features an entertainment island/dining area.
* A very comfortably over sized LaZboy queen sleep sofa with an adjustable SlumberAir mattress to ensure you a good night's rest.
* 3 piece bathroom.
* Cable 20' TV, DVD/VHS player with movies, stereo with CD and tape player and MP3 player.
* Step out the sliding glass doors to the large furnished deck, perfect for in/outdoor living.
* Balcony steps lead down from the deck to grassed lawn, natural beach front and dock.
* Available for Late Spring, Summer and early Autumn seasons.

The dock is shared with our other Shawnigan Lake Vacation Rental property, 'Strathcona Cottage'.

Note: amenities and activities are located lower on the page of this website.

Keywords: Cottage, cabin, lake house, water front cottage, beach house


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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 330 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Accessible:

            wheelchair accessible to Lake House but not lakefront....moreless

          Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

          • Convertible bed(s)


          • Baby Cribs and high chair (1) for small fee, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen size Laz-boy Slumber-Air adjustable mattress for a perfect night's rest! Mattress is very comfortable! We had not one complaint yet. In fact, guests have asked where we bought it from....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • Shared Dock with our other rental 'Strathcona Cottage.'


              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • VCR
              • Video Library:

                DVDs and VHS Library...moreless


                  • Away From It All


                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Restaurants
                  • Winery Tours

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Laundromat
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Whale Watching
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Beachfront:

                    grassed lawn slopes to natural beach front and shared dock ...moreless

                  • Lake View:

                    Views of Strathcona Bay, Shawnigan Lake and hills beyond....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Sailing
                  • Swimming
                  • Water Skiing


                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining:

                    outside deck seats 6 and inside seats 2...moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 2 people


                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided:

                    300 plus count sheets, thick plush bath and beach towels...moreless

                  • Living Room
                  • Parking:

                    parking for two cars...moreless

                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                    space for one boat at shared dock, no rv parking ...moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Wireless Internet


                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Kitchen:

                    Well equipped kitchen....moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster


                  • Deck / Patio:

                    wooden outdoor furniture with cushions and umbrella on deck and lawn chairs...moreless

                  • Kayak / Canoe:

                    double kayak that you would share with other cottage...moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Payment Type

                  • Amex
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Pool / Spa

                      • Communal Pool:

                        Our pool is Shawnigan Lake itself....moreless



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                      2 night min stay
                      C$750 C$2,000
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Refundable Damage Deposit C$275
                      • cleaning fee C$50
                      • Taxes Not included


                      50% of total amount is due upon reservation and the remaining 50%, $50.00 cleaning fee and damage deposit is due 30 days before entrance. If nothing is damage to the cottage or its grounds, a full refund within 4 weeks after departure. Cancellations made less than 60 days prior to your reservation date will result in a forfeited deposit if the property cannot be re-rented.

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                      Last updated: 01/22/2015
                      Check availability
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                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
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                      58 Kilometres
                      Nearest Airport
                      Victoria National Airport
                      3 Kilometres
                      Nearest Barpub
                      64 Kilometres
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Swartz Bay Terminal - BC Ferrys
                      13 Kilometres
                      Nearest Golf
                      Arbutus Ridge Golf Club
                      9 Kilometres
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Trans Canada HWG
                      500 Metres
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      205 Kilometres
                      Nearest Ski
                      Mt. Washington
                      1 Kilometres
                      Nearest Beach
                      Recreational Road and Park

                      Car: Recommended

                      Sandy beaches, lake and ocean nearby. Float plane base with float plane tours, water equipment rentals, full boat services and licensed restaurant at the Marina, steps away, Close by Shawnigan Lake Village offers many services, shops, dining. There are three golf courses less than 45 minutes drive away, For sight seeing: Duncan, City of Totems, is 12 minutes north by car, Chemainus, City of Murals and dinner theatre, is only 40 minutes north by car. Victoria BC's provincial capital, and world famous Butchard Gardens are about 40 minutes south by car. Mill Bay is 5 minutes east by car for large shopping centre and ocean beaches. There are also several wineries in the area 'the Provence of Canada'.


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1980

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                      Speaks: english

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                      • One view of Shawnigan Lake from The Lake House balcony.

                        One view of Shawnigan Lake from The Lake House balcony.

                      • Overstuffed Laz-z-boy queen size sofa bed with adjustable SlumberAir mattress.

                        Overstuffed Laz-z-boy queen size sofa bed with adjustable SlumberAir mattress.

                      • The Lake House.

                        The Lake House.

                      • The Lake House well equipped kitchen and eating area.

                        The Lake House well equipped kitchen and eating area.

                      VRBO #116926

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                      Date last modified - Thursday, January 22, 2015

                      C$125 per night (CAD)
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                      Member since: 2006
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated: 01/22/2015
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