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Breathtaking Oceanfront Views: Amazing Post and Beam Cottage!

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Last updated: 06/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Blue Orca Cottage has stunning 280o views and sits on a peninsula high above rustic shorelines overlooking beautiful Pender Harbour and Agamemnon Channel. Close to Madeira Park, a vibrant marine community, and steps away from Daniel Point Marine Park; the possibilities are endless. Boating, diving, hiking, bird watching, storm watching, swimming, fishing, golfing, sight seeing, star gazing or simply enjoying the fascinating boat traffic are favorite activities in the area.

Post and beam details with soaring view windows and pine lined ceilings add warmth and character to the interior. Comfortable leather furnishings, cable TV, a wood stove(fireplace) and a separate bedroom with Queen size bed will make you feel right at home. The bathroom features a soaker tub and separate shower with luxurious towels and bath products.
There is a fully equipped kitchen with island. Some basic cooking supplies are provided to simplify your stay. Eat in, have a BBQ on one of two private decks or enjoy one of the many quality restaurants nearby. Unmatched natural beauty from every window and deck; all the comforts of home! Welcome to Blue Orca Cottage!

Keywords: Cottage, waterfront, oceanfront, self contained, private, peaceful

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 750 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 years of age....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Ask about smoking on the large view deck....moreless

  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Queen size Bed (1) Comfy queen bed with memory foam!

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

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  • Soaker tub with separate shower. Quality towels and complimentary bath products....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Every party that comes to Blue Orca Cottage will receive a complimentary hand signed art print by the owner....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Marina
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    The views are unforgettable and stunning from all aspects of Blue Orca Cottage. Two large and private decks will provide you with ample viewing, dining and lounging space outside....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Blue Orca Cottage is located on a peninsula called Daniel Point overlooking Pender Harbour the Sunshine Coast's ' Venice of the North'. 280 degree views that include, the mouth of fascinating Pender harbour to the South, South/West to Vancouver Island including passing cruise ships and the lights of Naniamo at night, West to Texada island, North up the rugged B.C. Coast including beautiful Agamemnon channel and Nelson Island. Look for dolphins, seals and the occasional whale!...moreless

  • Rural:

    Blue Orca Cottage is off the beaten track. Far from any traffic noise and positioned perfectly to maximize all the spectacular nature in the area....moreless

  • Village:

    Our closest village is Madeira Park. It has at least one of everything you will need; grocery store, coffee shop, pharmacy, book store, liquor store as well as a wonderful community dock and marina....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Dryer downstairs....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    electric baseboards...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    very comfortable leather 3 seater sofa and recliner...moreless

  • Parking
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Washer downstairs....moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    electric drip coffee maker as well as a french press....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    all utensils are provided for stovetop, oven or BBQ food prep....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Anything you could possibly need for serving and/or food prep....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped kitchen with island. Stainless steel appliances including a dishwasher. Basic cooking supplies as well as coffee and tea provided. Beautiful ocean view through stunning arbutus trees from kitchen window as well!...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    coffee, tea, spices, sugar, flour, oil, vinegar.......moreless

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio:

    A large deck with BBQ, table and chairs as well as Adirondack chairs for two for that romantic sunset view!...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

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High Season
Jun 1 - Sep 30
2 night min stay
C$195
C$1,246 C$4,500
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2 night min stay
C$170
C$1,099 C$3,480
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  • Taxes Not included

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Location

130 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
YVR
3 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Garden Bay Pub
20 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Earls Cove
15 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Pender Harbour Golf Course
10 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Highway
3 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
LeVernes
1 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Lee Bay

Car: Necessary

Blue Orca Cottage is located at the very end of Orca Road at Daniel Point. Daniel Point is the long narrow Peninsula shown on the map. We are the last property on the culdesac. Madeira Park, a vibrant marine community is nearby and has all you will need for supplies and Village activities. The Cottage is steps away from Daniel Point Marine Park for stellar hikes and views. No need to leave your deck though, the views are even better from your comfortable deck chairs! Boating, boat or float plane tours, diving, hiking, birdwatching, storm watching, swimming, fishing, golfing, music festivals, art tours, star gazing or simply enjoying the fascinating boat traffic are favorite activities in the area.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: My husband Kent and I have recently retired to our dream life on beautiful B.C.'s Sunshine Coast. I was a high school art teacher and now am an artist and jewelry designer. Kent, a retired member of the Vancouver Police Department is constantly occupied with the care and up-keep of our home, cottage, and grounds. Our home sits on an acre waterfront lot overlooking some of the most beautiful coastlines in the world. We look forward to sharing this amazing place with many guests. Welcome!

Why the Owner Chose Garden Bay:
We built our cottage (carriage house) first and lived there while our main home was being built. We chose this location because it was simply the most beautiful place we had ever seen. We have travelled many places but believe nothing compares to Daniel Point! It may be off the beaten track for some but that is why we love it here!

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The sunsets are unforgettable! Wildlife abounds all around; multiple pairs of eagles have a nests close by, daily deer sightings are not uncommon. Explore amazing volcanic rock formations and tidal pools with a myriad of sea creatures just down a set of steps to Daniel Point Marine Park at the end of our driveway.Pods of Orca Whales as well as large schools of feeding dolphins are spectacular sights from time to time. The star filled night skies will take your breath away!


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • End of cul-de-sac privacy!

    End of cul-de-sac privacy!

  • Soaring windows with high ceilings maximize the view!

    Soaring windows with high ceilings maximize the view!

  • Comfy leather furnishings!

    Comfy leather furnishings!

  • Charming touches everywhere! Everything you need to make a great a great meal.

    Charming touches everywhere! Everything you need to make a great a great meal.

  • Bathroom features soaker tub with separate shower.

    Bathroom features soaker tub with separate shower.

  • Just feet from your deck!

    Just feet from your deck!

  • Many spieces of moss, lichen and succulent plants are found in the area.

    Many spieces of moss, lichen and succulent plants are found in the area.

  • Don't be scared... we're just passing through.

    Don't be scared... we're just passing through.

  • Your comfortable spot to view yet another amazing sunset.

    Your comfortable spot to view yet another amazing sunset.

  • Inside or out the views are spectacular!

    Inside or out the views are spectacular!

  • Sometimes a few clouds add such amazing color to an already stellar sunset.

    Sometimes a few clouds add such amazing color to an already stellar sunset.

  • This is our home across the driveway from the cottage.

    This is our home across the driveway from the cottage.

  • unforgettable sunsets!

    unforgettable sunsets!

  • Unmatched natural beauty from your spacious private deck!

    Unmatched natural beauty from your spacious private deck!

  • Fully equipped island kitchen with full sized stainless steel appliances.

    Fully equipped island kitchen with full sized stainless steel appliances.

  • The owner's original art is displayed throughout the cottage. Very comfy bed!

    The owner's original art is displayed throughout the cottage. Very comfy bed!

  • Large view deck with gas BBQ and eating area.

    Large view deck with gas BBQ and eating area.

  • Discover treasures on the water's edge at Daniel Point Marine Park next door!

    Discover treasures on the water's edge at Daniel Point Marine Park next door!

  • Eagles , loons, hawks, woodpeckers, jays, finches and humming birds are abundant

    Eagles , loons, hawks, woodpeckers, jays, finches and humming birds are abundant

  • The neighbours are very friendly!

    The neighbours are very friendly!

  • Another colorfull display from the privacy and comfort of your deck.

    Another colorfull display from the privacy and comfort of your deck.

  • This view shows the large back deck as well as by art studio downstairs.

    This view shows the large back deck as well as by art studio downstairs.

  • Please come down to my studio and check out my art work and jewelry.

    Please come down to my studio and check out my art work and jewelry.

  • Some days just take our breath away!

    Some days just take our breath away!

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
    Cottage
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 06/28/2015
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