Cottage Close to the Beach, Across from Pool, Parksville

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Last updated: 11/19/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

We are located at Oceanside Village Resort, Resort Drive, Parksville. Our cottage is a warm and cozy 2 bedroom unit, which sleeps 4. It is beautifully decorated. The living room has a gas fireplace with sliding glass doors to a private deck with a BBQ. The kitchen has a full size fridge and stove, dishwasher and microwave. It is fully equipped to cook any gourmet meal. The bathroom is 4 pc with a soaker tub and walk in shower. We provide towels & linens. Washer and Dryer are in suite. Enjoy a relaxing summer vacation or stay at our cottage during our mild winter.

Oceanside Village Resort has an indoor swimming pool, hot tub and work out room. Our cottage is located directly across from the pool. Located beside our Resort is the Riptide Lagoon Adventure Golf. A must do, there are two miniature 18 hole golf courses. Built with magic in mind, there are pools, waterfalls, boats, etc creating a heartwarming experience. Fun for the whole family or maybe a little bit of rivalry between friends.

Rathtrevor Provincial Park is a short walk away. It is truly one of the most beautiful places on Vancouver Island. When the tide goes out the beach seems endless to waters edge. A beach combing spectacular! The children love to walk through the small tide pools, collecting shells and looking for sea life. There are miles of sandy beach, pick a spot and build a castle. We have often seen deer as we walk along the beach and rabbits run freely in the trails especially in the early morning. An evening at the beach is equally as wonderful, when the tide comes in the water is delightfully warm because the sun has heated the golden sand during the day. Off on the horizon you can see the cruise ships on their way to Alaska. A perfect place for romance. It is beautiful.

Our cottage is centrally located and an excellent base point to tour the Island. Some of our favorite attractions are:

Top Bridge - A great place to hike, a total of 5km of trails. Three parks are joined together by the Top Bridge Crossing, an 81m cable suspension bridge. The bridge crosses the Englishman River, the rocks below are spectacular. The river is easily accessible and is a popular swimming spot in the summer.

McMillan Provinical Park - Cathedral Grove is an old growth forest. There are trails on either side of the Port Alberni Hwy. On the south side you'll find Douglas firs and on the north side ancient Western red cedars. Some of the trees are more than 800 years old. A natural beauty, it is fascinating.

Coombs Country Market - REAL goats live on the roof!! A very sweet sight! There are various stores & restaurants.

Whale Watching, Tofino - The West Coast of Vancouver Island is a 174 kim drive from Parksville. The golden sand of Long Beach is beautiful and the roar of the open ocean is spectacular. Whale watching day tours area available.

Arbutus Meadows Horseback Riding and Tiger Lily Farm - Guided trail rides are available.

The Craig Street Night Market - In Parksville, the market is held on Tuesday evenings in July & August. Local Shop Owners and Artists display and sell their work. As well, there is a Farmers Market on Sunday mornings.

Parksville Beach Festival - This year the Beach Festival (held at the Parksville Community Beach) is July 10 - August 16, 2015. The Sand Castles will be on display for the duration of the Festival. The Parksville Kite Festival is July 18 - 19, 2015 and the Parksville/Qualicum Car Show 'N Shine August 2nd. As well, Kidfest will be held at the Parksville Community Beach August 16th. There will be a childrens sandcastle event, crafts, face painting, entertainment, etc.

Fishing Charters are available at the Local French Creek Marina. Numerous golf courses are at our doorstep. All are located within close proximity and are open to the public. The West Coast of Vancouver Island offers surfing and whale watching. Up Island are Spider Lake, the Horne Lake Caves, Saratoga Raceway, Campbell River fishing and much more.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 860 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR


  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Botanical Garden
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Resort

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing


  • Dining Area


  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Oct 20 - Dec 21, 2015
3 night min stay
C$550 C$1,410
Jan 1 - Mar 16, 2016
3 night min stay
C$550 C$1,410
Mar 17 - Jun 24, 2016
2 night min stay
C$650 C$1,625
Jun 25 - Aug 27, 2016
3 night min stay
End of Summer
Aug 28 - Sep 5, 2016
3 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Tax Rate 5%


Pet fee is $20/day or $100/week

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Last updated: 11/19/2015
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53 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Nanaimo Airport
35 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
BC Ferry Terminal, Departure Bay, Nanaimo
25 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Four World Class Golf Courses

Car: Recommended

The Oceanside Region stretches from Nanoose Bay to Fanny Bay. Parksville is in between, a popular vacation destination that will be sure to please. Parksville offers a variety of outdoor activities, from hiking & biking, child friendly beaches, mini golf for the family and fairways to dream of for the avid golfers. There are six world class golf courses in the area, four are within a 20 minutes drive. Rathtrevor Beach is a short walk away. It is truly one of the most beautiful places on Vancouver Island. Parksville offers a mild winter and averages less rainfall and more sunshine due to its geographical location. Many retirees from across Canada spend their winter here.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

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Speaks: english



  • Pool & Whirlpool/Hot Tub

    Pool & Whirlpool/Hot Tub

  • Rathtrevor Beach

    Rathtrevor Beach

  • Rathtrevor Beach

    Rathtrevor Beach

  • Close to wildlife

    Close to wildlife

  • Fishing


  • Coombs Country Market

    Coombs Country Market

  • Go-Carting, Saratoga Raceway

    Go-Carting, Saratoga Raceway

  • Riptide Adventure Golf Course

    Riptide Adventure Golf Course

  • Kitchen


  • Rathtrevor Beach

    Rathtrevor Beach

  • Rathtrevor Beach

    Rathtrevor Beach

  • Arbutus Meadows

    Arbutus Meadows

  • Top Bridge Regional Park

    Top Bridge Regional Park

  • Good Day Fishing

    Good Day Fishing

  • Goats on the Roof, Coombs

    Goats on the Roof, Coombs

  • Saratoga Raceway

    Saratoga Raceway

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This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Saturday, November 28, 2015

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