Fantastic House by the Sea

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Last updated: 11/06/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Aardevin (Gaelic for “House by the Sea”)

Get away to a relaxing west coast style home perched on a hill with tranquil views of Deep Cove ocean, islands, marina and mountains. Located 20 minutes from Downtown Vancouver, Deep Cove is an ideal location to go anywhere in Vancouver

Our home is designed to create the comfort and ambiance of a vacation property, with Douglas fir windows, beams and flooring, Great location and brand new kitchen with granite counters and state of the art applicances.

Settled on a large 200 foot deep property, our 2700 square foot three storey home was recently remodeled and now has four bedrooms and four bathrooms and ample living space.
Our first floor features a large family room with gas fireplace and French doors onto a very large cedar deck, guest bedroom with deck, and newly renovated bathroom with marble and granite.

Our main floor is open concept and features high ceilings, a large river rock gas fireplace, living /dining area with French doors onto an octagonal deck, fully equipped kitchen and family room.

Our top floor has four large bedrooms, two bathrooms (one with relaxing Jacuzzi tub) and a small office with the best view in Vancouver. Three of these bedrooms have double beds. The master bedroom has a king sized wrought iron bed, French doors onto a large private deck overlooking the forest, garden, ocean and mountains.

Your day may begin with breakfast on our deck with the hummingbirds, overlooking colorful marina activity. Followed by a walk down to the cove centre where you can visit the multiple quaint shops and café’s, rent kayaks and canoes and paddle out to the islands. Or alternatively, you may want to hike through our west coast rainforest on the Baden Powell Trail to a rugged bluff with breathtaking views to downtown Vancouver and beyond. Your afternoon may include a trip downtown to the many renowned attractions that Vancouver offers to families. As for dining, the choices are limitless, but make sure to enjoy one dinner at Arms Reach Bistro just down the hill from Aardevin.

Nearby Attractions:
North Vancouver: Located at the base of Seymour Montain Ski resort - close to Grouse Mountain, and Cyprus Mountain Olympic Venue and all downtown Olympic Venues.

Vancouver: Vancouver Aquarium, Stanley Park, Science World, the CN IMAX Theatre, Granville Island, Gastown, Chinatown
Sea to Sky Highway: Whistler (home of 2010 Olympics)
Price: $3200 week

Availability: June 27 - January, 2014

Keywords: Vancouver House


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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Video Library


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area


  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub


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  • Refundable Damage Deposit C$500
  • Tax Rate 5%

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Last updated: 11/06/2015
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13 Miles
Nearest Airport
120 Metres
Nearest Beach
Deep Cove

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Year Purchased: 1999

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Speaks: english



  • 3rd Floor View form the master bedroom

    3rd Floor View form the master bedroom

  • View of the House - 3 Floors

    View of the House - 3 Floors

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

VRBO #175501

This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Sunday, November 29, 2015

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