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Lovely Home with 210 Degree Ocean and Mountain View

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Last updated: 12/13/2013

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Alert Bay house description

This lovely hillside property perches above the waters of Johnstone Strait. From one side of the 93 foot glassed balcony, you look over the totems in the historic village of Alert Bay. From the other you look across the waters of the Strait to the snow capped mountains of Vancouver Island. This quiet and well appointed adult home is an ideal retreat for writers or artists, as it comes with both a den/library and art studio.

Perfect too for the amateur pilot who can take advantage of the well maintained airstrip on this tiny island. The eagles soar over your head here and the orcas swim past the deck. The only thing you hear is the motor of the occasional passing cruise ship. Hike the old growth forest trails, enjoy the sea kayaking, unparalleled sport fishing. Learn about the culture of the 'Namgis First Nation at the unique U'Mista Cultural Centre.

This home is completely equipped and ideal for a longer stay.

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Not Suitable For Children
          • Pets Considered
          • Wheelchair Accessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

          Entertainment

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

          Theme

          • Away From It All
          • Romantic
          • Sports & Activities
          • Tourist Attractions

          Attractions

          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Museums

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Fitness Center
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Laundromat
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

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

          Location Type

          • Mountain View
          • Ocean View
          • Water View

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cross Country Skiing
          • Cycling
          • Deepsea Fishing
          • Fishing
          • Golf
          • Hiking
          • Kayaking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Pier Fishing
          • Rafting
          • Rock Climbing
          • Sailing
          • Skiing
          • Snorkeling/Diving
          • Spelunking
          • Tennis

          Dining

              • Dining Area

              General

              • Clothes Dryer
              • Linens Provided
              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Telephone
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet
              • Wood Fireplace

              Kitchen

              • Catering Available
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator

              Outside

              • Balcony
              • Deck / Patio
              • Outdoor Grill

              Pool / Spa

                  • Jetted Tub
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Low Season Fall 2014
                  Oct 1 - Apr 30, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  C$125
                  C$700 C$2,250

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$50 per night, per additional guest

                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  1-2 persons .. $150/night .. $ 900/week .. $2400/month

                  3-4 persons .. $250/night .. $1500/week .. $4000/month

                  5-6 persons .. $300/night .. $1800/week .. $6000/month


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                  Location

                  Car: Not Necessary

                  Aert Bay is home of the 'Namgis First Nation. There are many opportunities to view totem poles, see traditional carvers at work, and during the summer months, watch traditional dance at the Big House. There are opportunities for whale watching in the beautiful Johnstone Strait, combined with visits to the Orca Lab, and other whale habitats.

                   

                  Manager info

                  Year Purchased: 2000

                  About: This home was bought 10 years ago while I was working as the physician for the Namgis First Nation here in Alert Bay. Its many visitors have often commented that the vista from almost every room is unique and spectacular. While work has taken me east for the time being, I love the opportunity to come back to my real 'home'. My new husband Francois loves it here as much as I do. We try to come back as often as possible and enjoy the opportunity of sharing it with others when we are not here.

                  Why Alert Bay:
                  The view speaks for itself!

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  Alert Bay is the home of traditional native carvers. There are many totem poles still standing in the traditional burial grounds. During summer months there are performances of traditional native dance and song in the Big House. In addition there are many opportunities to enjoy tips to nearby ancient island villages.


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                  Speaks: english, french

                   

                  Photos

                  • second bedroom

                    second bedroom

                  • enjoy breakfast on our 93 foot deck over the ocean

                    enjoy breakfast on our 93 foot deck over the ocean

                  • one of the many lovely views from the deck

                    one of the many lovely views from the deck

                  • library/TV room

                    library/TV room

                  • master bedroom

                    master bedroom

                  VRBO #253676

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                  This listing was first published here in 2010.

                  Date last modified - Saturday, December 13, 2014

                  C$125 per night (CAD)
                  2

                  2 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

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                  Member since: 2010
                  Speaks: english, french
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/13/2013
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