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**NOTE: please check out the 34 Guest Reviews from our Guestbook under 'Guestbook Comments from the owner' Footprints is an exclusive cottage at Davis Bay/ Sechelt. Guests have access to a delightful private beach where huge sundecks right on the water makes for waterfront entertainment at its best! A perfect getaway, renewal, celebration, romantic interlude or honeymoon.. 'Footprints' is a private, elegant and beautiful South facing cottage, bathed in sunshine all day long.. Located on the Sunshine Coast's most pristine and sought after stretch of beach at Davis Bay, 'Footprints' enjoys prime location with a cozy interior. A rejuvenating hot-tub on the cottage deck has views to take your breath away. Nestled on a high bank outlook, amidst majestic Douglas firs, cedars, cypress and spruce, Footprints cottage is a 1000 sqft delight that commands breathtaking views of ocean, mountains, sunsets, boats, cruise ships and more. The second decks are literally on the water's edge on the lovely private beach, with lounging chairs, pic-nic table, fire pit etc We offer an unforgettable experience of escape, tranquility and vacation paradise. Footprints cottage is your first choice vacation destination all year round. There are eagles, sea-gulls, ravens and several species of birds. Also visiting dolphins, whales and seals can be seen from time to time.
Davis Bay beach is one of the warmest on the coast. A place where yachts, windsurfers, kayakers, sand castles, and kite flyers revel. Venture just around the corner to Chapman creek and you will astound at the fall sight of salmon spawning and teams of birds congregating. Indulge the romantic moon-lit nights and riveting sunsets over the Georgia Straits, Trail Islands, Vancouver Island and Mt Washington. 'Footprints is an eclectic-style vintage cottage that comprises: romantic bedroom with deluxe queen size bed and quality linen; enclosed verandah area with two single daybeds that comfortably sleep two extra persons; lounge and dining room with woodburning fireplace and incredible views; full kitchen with a breakfast nook overlooking the ocean and trees; bathroom with soaker tub and shower; laundry room with washer/dryer, ironing facilities; private cottage deck with hot-tub and BBQ simulating a tree-house feel with views of ocean, islands, trees, sky, moon sun and sunsets. In winter the storms are a breath taking feature! The journey to Footprints is as exciting as the destination itself. It starts with a captivating ferry ride from Horse Shoe Bay on mainland Vancouver. Senses delight to sparkling blue waters as the BC ferry meanders through tree sloped islands, divinely silhouetted by the glorious Coast Mountains. The ferry docks at Langdale, your entry point to the Sunshine Coast. Welcome to heaven on earth! A twenty minute drive on HWY 101 flanked by ocean and giant evergreens. trees, birds, animals and flowers all about you. a tapestry of colors. You are gripped with the awesome magic of coast fever! A world of sun, surf and rocks. A world of blue skies and sunsets beyond compare. Indulge your every whim. This is fantasy country!
Make Footprints your first vacation spot and start packing your bags. A splendid 4 season destination indeed!!
The bedroom is private with a queen size bed with Sealy posturapeadic mattress and quality linen.
The sunroom has two single day beds (with quality mattresses) which comfortably sleep two adults or children at night. Curtains can be drawn to allow extra privacy, but this room is quite removed from the bedroom.
Cottage comfortably sleeps 4 people....moreless
Bathroom is comfortable. Quality towels, soap, shampoo etc. are provided...moreless
Kayaks for rent can be launched directly from property
Row boat and crab traps available from property
Bikes for rent
High chairs, cribs etc. can be made available for duration of stay
Crabbing from property.
Tents available for children to play in(safe 'camping' experience)
Dolls house full of toys for the little ones
Charcoal BBQ on sundeck down at the beach
Road side parking for motor boats.
Boat launch two km from cottage
Off peak season Oct 1 - May 31, 2015 2 night min stay
Peak Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2015 3 night min stay
Off Peak Oct 1 - May 31, 2016 2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit$100
Peak rates apply on national, public, bank holidays (long holiday week-ends)
Periodic promotions, specials, and discounts- please ask!
Our motto is :"we always walk the extra mile"
50% at time of booking, and balance on arrival
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A true haven for those who long for the less hectic pace of a rural paradise. Warm waters, salmon spawning streams, home to Dunganese crab. 2000 year old trees in Caren range mountains, Tetrahedron,Porpoise Bay and Gilger Parks only minutes away. Home to sea otters, seals, black bears, deer and bald eagles, dolphins and occasional whales. Forest walks, hiking trails, biking, swimming, kayaking, canoeing, scuba diving in crystal clear waters, sun-tanning, beach combing and fishing (salt and fresh water). We have over 160 km of pristine coast line to explore, from Port Mellon, Gibsons, Sechelt and Pendor Harbour (also known as the Venice of the North) to Powell River, Texada Island and Lund. Countless bays, inlets, coves, streams, creeks that are part of the many wondrous marine parks. Lifestyle is ultra-relaxed, folks quaintly alternative yet warm and friendly. Welcome to the best place on earth!