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Private Custom Home on the Banks of the Sooke River

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Exterior view of the cottage.

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Last updated: 10/14/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Sooke house description

A year round destination situated minutes from the world famous Sooke Potholes Park and Galloping Goose Trail, 5 minutes from the Village of Sooke and only 45 minutes from the city of Victoria. It is a bright 1400 square foot two bedroom home with a large and private deck.
The warm master bedroom is dressed with fine linens and is handily located close to the bathroom on the main floor. The second bedroom in the loft has a double bed, sitting area and stunning views of the river. The brightly painted bathroom includes a shower and “maids tub” along with piles of thick towels. The open living room is a cozy sanctuary with comfortable furniture, gas fireplace, folk art, antiques, hardwood floors and rows of windows soaring to the vaulted ceiling. Views of the lawn, decks and river complete the scene with many pots of herbs, flowers and shrubs to enjoy.

The cottage has a fully equipped kitchen, which opens directly onto the deck and features a gas barbecue, patio furniture and large hot tub. The path down to the river, through a stand of ancient evergreens leads to a private stretch of river abundant with wildlife. During the months of October and November watch and listen to the Salmon making their way up the river to spawn. This secluded spot is the perfect escape for couples or families with swimming, fishing, hiking, biking, or just relaxing only steps from your front door.


Keywords: Riverfront, Private, Artistic Cottage

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered:

                Small dogs permitted, with prior approval....moreless

              • Wheelchair Accessible

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • Private and Artistic River Front Vacation Home minutes by foot to the Famous Sooke Potholes Park and Galloping Goose Trail...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo
                  • Television

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Romantic

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

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

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Whale Watching
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Beachfront
                  • Rural
                  • Water View
                  • Waterfront

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people

                  General

                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Fireplace
                  • Gas Fireplace
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                  • Telephone
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Balcony
                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Payment Type

                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Pool / Spa

                      • Hot Tub
                       

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                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Base Rate
                      3 night min stay
                      C$175
                      C$1,050
                      HIgh Season
                      Jun 15 - Sep 15
                      3 night min stay
                      C$225
                      C$1,351

                      Discounts: 8 nights or more: C$193 Nightly


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                      Additional Fees and Taxes:

                      All Taxes and Cleaning Fees are Included in Rate!


                      Notes:

                      Excellent Monthly Rates Available in Low Season, Please email for Details!


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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 10/14/2014
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                      Location

                      Car: Recommended

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1992

                      About the owner: We fell in love with this property 30 years ago due to it's natural beauty and charm. The beautiful river and it's unique rain forest valley surroundings have made it an exceptional place to live.

                      Why the Owner Chose Sooke:
                      This beautiful property has been in our family for 18 years and we have lived and have raised our two sons on the adjacent property since 1979.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      A variety of hiking and biking trails are located within an easy walk from the cottage and range from easy, such as the Galloping Goose to advanced like the Peden Ridge Trail. The Potholes Park along with gorgeous scenery, offers well kept trails and great swimming in the summer months and is a 10 minute walk from the cottage.


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                      Speaks: english

                       

                      Photos

                      • Exterior view of the cottage.

                        Exterior view of the cottage.

                      • Bathroom with maids tub and separate shower (not shown)

                        Bathroom with maids tub and separate shower (not shown)

                      • View of Todd Creek from Galloping Goose bridge.

                        View of Todd Creek from Galloping Goose bridge.

                      • Cottage and spa view from the deck.

                        Cottage and spa view from the deck.

                      • Living room.

                        Living room.

                      • Trestlel bridge on Galloping Goose Trail

                        Trestlel bridge on Galloping Goose Trail

                      • Summer river view from cottage deck.

                        Summer river view from cottage deck.

                      VRBO #290408

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                      This listing was first published here in 2010.

                      Date last modified - Tuesday, October 14, 2014

                      C$175 - C$225 per night (CAD)
                      4

                      2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

                      View calendar: Updated 10/14/14
                      Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                      Member since: 2010
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated 10/14/2014
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                      (250) 642-4870 (British Columbia, Canada)

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