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Ocean View from House, Garden and Hot Tub! Dodds Narrows

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Privacy, privacy, privacy....with an ocean view!

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Last updated: 03/06/2011

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Ladysmith house description

Main floor of a two storey house on a bluff overlooking south entrance to beautiful Dodds Narrows, Mudge Island, Round Island and Mount Baker.
One bedroom with a full bathroom, and extra sleeping on cots/futons for kids and guests.
3/4 acre property set in a dead end road in a very private setting. Watch the yachts sail by from the living room, dining room kitchen, private garden or your private hot tub on the deck!
A fire pit can be used overlooking the ocean when fire bans not in effect, or walk to the beach in minutes. Cable Trail is minutes away for hiking to the heart of Dodds Narrows and an up close view of yachts navigating through the narrows.
If you have a boat the public launch is minutes away. Kayak and sail boat rentals are minutes away by car in both Ladysmith and Nanaimo. This is a boater's paradise. If the owner is around (Hamish lives in Edmonton) he may even be persuaded to take you for a sail on his 30 foot sloop the Crown Jewel moored at the nearby Ladysmith marina. If you are in the mood for English pub fare the Crow and Gate pub is also minutes away on Yellow Point Road.
This is truly the best of all worlds: a boater's paradise, a private secluded get-away with a beautiful zen-like garden with a view yet close to all amenities if you want to get out and about.

Keywords: Ocean View, House, Secluded, View,
Private, Quiet

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Cooking Utensils
          • Kitchen
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator

          Amenities

          • Linens Provided:

            We provide one set of linens and one spare set for each bed....moreless

          • Wood Fireplace:

            Wood chip fireplace suited for heating in cold weather...moreless

          • Clothes Dryer
          • Garage
          • Parking Off Street
          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
          • Washing Machine

          Entertainment

          • Satellite / Cable:

            Wireless ineternet available: Phone via Skype account on Computer....moreless

          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Stereo
          • Television
          • VCR

          Communications

          • Computer Available:

            A laptop computer is available in the house for your use. A skype account is set up and user rates are available on-line. Skype "phone calls" from computer to computer are free and small charges appley for computer to phone calls. Pls check before using as charges will apply if used....moreless

          • Wireless Internet:

            A laptop computer is available in the house for your use. A skype account is set up and user rates are available on-line. Skype "phone calls" from computer to computer are free and small charges appley for computer to phone calls. Pls check before using as charges will apply if used....moreless

          Pool & Spa

              • Hot Tub

              Outdoor Features

              • Balcony:

                Balcony is on second floor with outside stair but is there for your personal and private use as the owner is hardly there. If he/she is there they will be invisible to you....moreless

              • Deck / Patio
              • Gazebo
              • Outdoor Grill

              Location & View

              • Ocean View:

                Beautiful views of south entrance to Dodds Narrows, Mudge, Round Islands and on a clear day Mount Baker in the USA....moreless

              • Mountain View:

                On a clear day you can see Mount Baker in the United States....moreless

              • Water View

              Activities

              • Restaurants
              • Swimming
              • Snowmobiling
              • Snowboarding
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Skiing
              • Sailing
              • Rock Climbing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Kayaking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Hiking
              • Golf
              • Fishing
              • Cycling
              • Fitness Center
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Sight Seeing
              • Shopping
              • Shelling
              • Boating
              • Antiquing
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing
               

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              High season; May 1 to September 30; $850/week,
              Low season October 1 to April 30: $600/week.
              Check in time is 4:00pm and check out is 11:00am.  Cleaning staff require this
              time to get the unit ready for our nest guests so please be punctual.  A charge of
              $20/hr will apply for late check outs. A $39.00 charge for damage insurance will 
               be due apon booking.  Full rental amount is due 45 days prior to stay.  
              

              Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2009

              About the owner: Being the son of a Scottish sailor I grew up on the prairies but was taught to sail on the treacherous northern Alberta lakes. It's a dream come true to now own a vacation property and a boat on the west coast and I'm thrilled at the opportunity of sharing it with others! During the week I'm a ho hum engineer designing mechanical systems. But when I'm at my house in Cedar by the Sea I'm ALIVE!!

              Why the Owner Chose Ladysmith:
              This is a perfect spot to get away. Minutes from the Nanaimo airport this house is the great combination of seclusion, view, and proximity to 'things to do'.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              I love everything about the house at Cedar by the Sea. In the morning I can take my coffee or tea on to the deck and sit between the fruit trees and watch the sun rise out of the east over the water. In the afternoon I can walk down to the beach and collect driftwood, watch the yachts sail by or just relax. In the evening I can BBQ on the deck and enjoy the ocean view from the hot tub. Oh yeah, if I actually want to leave the property there's a whole lot of things to do in nearby Ladysmith, Nanaimo, Chemainus etc... A week here is too short!!!


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              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • Privacy, privacy, privacy....with an ocean view!

                Privacy, privacy, privacy....with an ocean view!

              • View from everywhere.  Beautiful

                View from everywhere. Beautiful

              • Sunrise in Paradise

                Sunrise in Paradise

              • Queen Size in Master Bedroom

                Queen Size in Master Bedroom

              • Kitchen and Dining

                Kitchen and Dining

              • Living room with telescope to watch yachts go by!

                Living room with telescope to watch yachts go by!

              • Closer shot.  Our house is the one in the middle.  Walk to the beach!

                Closer shot. Our house is the one in the middle. Walk to the beach!

              • Hot tub with a view!

                Hot tub with a view!

              • Secluded Garden

                Secluded Garden

              • Master Bedroom to Living space

                Master Bedroom to Living space

              • Garden from Master Bedroom

                Garden from Master Bedroom

              • Kitchen View

                Kitchen View

              • A glimpse of Dod's Narrows to Nanaimo on the right.Our house is hidden in trees!

                A glimpse of Dod's Narrows to Nanaimo on the right.Our house is hidden in trees!

              • Closer shot of our house in the middle and a short walk to the beach.

                Closer shot of our house in the middle and a short walk to the beach.

              VRBO #346276

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              This listing was first published here in 2011.

              Date last modified - Monday, September 15, 2014

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              1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

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              Speaks: english
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