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Huckleberry Beach Hide-Away, Oceanfront, Fireplace, Canoe, Treehouse, 10 Acres

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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Enjoy year round holidays on the seashore at Huckleberry Beach Hide-Away, a lovely oceanview cottage nestled amongst tall alders trees & wild berry bushes. Enjoy 10 acres of forest with a gentle fern-flanked path down to 400 feet of secluded beach. This romantic cottage includes a cozy wood burning fireplace, outdoor decadent deep soaker bathtub, and offers luxurious designer linens with down-filled duvets for your comfort.

Huckleberry is fully furnished in rustic elegance, with seasoned wood for the fireplace, a well equipped modern kitchen, fresh oysters & clams on the beach, new treehouse, complimentary canoe, or bring along your kayak to explore the world famous Desolation Sound Marine Park, with lots more to discover.

The sleeping arrangements at Huckleberry include 1 private bedroom with a queen-sized bed and french doors to waterfront deck, there is also 1 double-sized bed in an open oceanview loft, and 1 single-sized day bed in the living room reading nook. Huckleberry provides clean and cozy accommodations, making it an ideal retreat for a couple or a small family.

Huckleberry has a stereo with CD collection, TV with VCR and video library, washer & dryer, all utilities are included (just bring along a phone card for long-distance calls), the cottage also has high-speed wireless internet if you are traveling with a wireless laptop computer.

Cortes is part of the Discovery Islands, which are considered the jewels of the British Columbia Coast. They are located midway along the east coast of Vancouver Island near Campbell River. For over a century Cortes Island has been a haven for those independent spirits searching for freedom, a sense of community, a cleaner environment, and unparalleled natural beauty.

This beach home is at the gateway to Desolation Sound Marine Park where the scenery is dramatic and varied, largely unspoiled by urban development. The sparkling waters are home to incredible marine life, oneness with nature is everywhere, offering stunning coastal cruising, whether by kayak or by yacht. Wildlife abounds, making hiking and beachcombing enjoyable anytime of the year. When you arrive on Cortes Island - wilderness, peace and privacy will surround you. The whole environment has a unique and magical beauty that will live on in your memory.

Click on the owner's website link below to see more many more photos of Huckleberry, plus other holiday homes on Cortes Island called Zen Beach Cottage (1-oceanfront bedroom south on 2 acre oriental garden) & Cedar Moon (4-oceanfront bedrooms on 12 acres of forest on the next lot south).

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years of age or older....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking outdoors on the beach....moreless

  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 1-4

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    Oceanview Loft Bedroom above Living Room....moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Mainfloor Bedroom with French Doors to Waterfront Deck....moreless

  • Convertible bed(s): 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Single Oceanview Daybed in Living Room Near Fireplace....moreless

  • Queen Size Bed (1) Master Bedroom with French Doors to Oceanview Deck on Mainfloor, Double Bed (1) Guest Bedroom in Upstairs Oceanview Loft, Futon Sofabed (1) Cozy single-sized daybed in living room reading nook, curl up in front of the fireplace....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Indoor Shower, Sink, Toilet....moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, outdoor shower

    Outdoor Oceanview Tub, Outdoor Shower & Outhouse...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Canoe to explore the coastline, oysters & clams on the beach, hammock, treehouse, outdoor oceanview deep soaker bathtub....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • Games:

    Scrabble, cards, cribbage, chinese checkers, puzzles, and more....moreless

  • Music Library:

    CD library to discover some new music....moreless

  • Radio
  • Stereo

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Rain Forests
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach:

    400 feet of secluded beach, with oysters & clams....moreless

  • Beach View:

    A private fern-flanked path down to secluded driftwood & seashell beach....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Dramatic peaks of coastal mountain range in the distance towards Desolation Sound Marine Park....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Thru cedar trees towards ocean & distant islands on the horizon....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Your own 400 feet of seclude beach with canoe to explore the shoreline....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Stunning views across the water towards distant mountains and islands of Desolation Sound....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Luxurious Designer Linens with 100% cotton sheets, down-filled duvets, all towels & kitchen linens provided....moreless

  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone:

    Free local calling & voicemail for messages....moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Free high-speed internet if you are travelling with a laptop computer with wireless capabilities (aircard or wifi card)....moreless

  • Wood Stove:

    Seasoned firewood & kindling provided....moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker:

    Electric coffee maker with filters, plus french press, coffee bean grinder, and complimentary coffee....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen:

    New 4-burner electric stove with oven, new full-size fridge, toaster, microwave, complimentary tea/coffee/spices....moreless

  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    Full family-size fridge....moreless

  • Stove:

    Electric 4-burner stove & oven....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio:

    Oceanfront deck with view over the beach below....moreless

  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Complimentary canoe & lifejackets for 2 to explore the shoreline....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Hang out in the hammock or find the tree swing and tree house....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane BBQ....moreless

  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
PEAK SUMMER
Jun 27 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay

C$1,800
LATE SUMMER
Sep 5 - Sep 25, 2015
7 night min stay

C$1,400
GREEN SEASON
Sep 26 - May 27, 2016
3 night min stay

C$1,000
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
C$150

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit C$500
  • Pet Fee C$100
  • Tax Rate 5%

Notes:

Weekly rates are based upon 2 persons, for additional persons add $100 per week per person to a maximum occupancy of 4 persons.

Inquire about Special Discounted Monthly Rates for Longer Term Rentals & Sabbaticals from October thru May.

A 50% deposit confirms your reservation, the 50% balance is due 60 days before your arrival. Refundable damage deposit is due on your arrival date & refunded within 10 days of your departure. Preferred payment method is by check, please inquire about alternative payment options.


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Year Purchased: 2005

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The perfect island hide-away with your own secluded beach, stunning view, private forest setting, and all the comforts of a home. Beautifully crafted cottage by a local artisan. Gorgeous 2-person outdoor oceanview bathtub from spring thru autumn. Woodburning fireplace for a romantic year-round holiday destination.


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Photos

  • Oceanside Decks with Giant Fern-Flanked Path to Beach

    Oceanside Decks with Giant Fern-Flanked Path to Beach

  • Master Bedroom with Queen-Sized Bed & French Doors to Oceanview Deck

    Master Bedroom with Queen-Sized Bed & French Doors to Oceanview Deck

  • Woodstove for Cozy Nights Year Round & Complimentary Firewood

    Woodstove for Cozy Nights Year Round & Complimentary Firewood

  • Fully Equipped Cottage Kitchen

    Fully Equipped Cottage Kitchen

  • Oceanview Outdoor Deep Soaker Tub, Bathing for 2 in Balmy Weather

    Oceanview Outdoor Deep Soaker Tub, Bathing for 2 in Balmy Weather

  • Oceanview Loft Bedroom

    Oceanview Loft Bedroom

  • Gentle Path of Giant Ferns to Huckleberry Beach

    Gentle Path of Giant Ferns to Huckleberry Beach

  • Sunset View over Desolation Sound

    Sunset View over Desolation Sound

  • Waterfront View Towards Islands & Mountains of Desolation Sound Marine Park

    Waterfront View Towards Islands & Mountains of Desolation Sound Marine Park

  • Curl up in a Cozy Reading Nook with Day Bed & Fireplace

    Curl up in a Cozy Reading Nook with Day Bed & Fireplace

  • Comfy Living Room

    Comfy Living Room

  • Lots of Deck Furniture for Outdoor Dining & Relaxing

    Lots of Deck Furniture for Outdoor Dining & Relaxing

  • Secluded Huckleberry Beach with Driftwood, Seashells, and Oysters

    Secluded Huckleberry Beach with Driftwood, Seashells, and Oysters

  • Ship Ladder to Loft Bedroom

    Ship Ladder to Loft Bedroom

  • Rare Sighting of the Salish Snowman

    Rare Sighting of the Salish Snowman

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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 05/21/2015
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