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Looking for an oceanfront vacation rental home? Look no further. This exquisite 'walk-on' beachfront home, located in Nanaimo, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada, is a holiday dream home. A modern, stylish two-storey private residence, on famous Departure Bay, can be your vacation rental dream come true. Open the door to our website and see for yourself.
Seaview Beach House, Nanaimo, BC
Our extensively upgraded renovated private waterfront residence sits on a long swath of 'walk-on' oceanfront beach in Departure Bay, in Nanaimo, on Vancouver Island.
Nestled at the end of a laneway and fronting onto the beach, this 2,100 square foot home has sweeping views of Departure Bay and the far off Coastal Mountain Range. Watch ferries and seaplanes come and go, eagles soar overhead and seals and otters playing off the front deck. The house faces east, so you will wake to magnificent sunrises that flood the house with light through floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows.
See also our sister property two doors over. Visit VRBO # 455340
Seaview is great for guests with kids as the property is fenced and hedged and is more or less fully enclosed. We still strongly advise child supervision as the house is directly on the ocean. ...moreless
Non Smoking Only:
There is no smoking in the house, on the decks, or anyplace on the property. Smoking is only permitted in the laneway and down on the ocean. ...moreless
We are a dog-friendly rental. We take a maximum of 2 dogs per visit, on approval. There is an additional cleaning fee per dog, per visit. ...moreless
There are 3 bedrooms in the house. One bedroom is on the main floor with twin beds that may be made up at one king bed. Upstairs, the master bedroom has a queen bed, as does the guest bedroom across the hall. ...moreless
There are 3 full bathrooms in the house. One on the main level there is a walk-in shower. Upstairs, there is the master bathroom with a soaker tub and separate walk-in shower. The other bathroom has a walk-in shower. ...moreless
We have high-speed Internet and Wi-Fi at the house.
We have docking stations for your iPod so bring it along on vacation. ...moreless
Our house is located directly on Departure Bay Beach in Nanaimo BC. ...moreless
The Coastal Mountain range on the mainland is visible from the ocean side of the house....moreless
The far off Coast Mountain Range on the BC Mainland is visible from the ocean front of the house. ...moreless
Our house is located directly on Departure Bay Beach in Nanaimo BC. It looks out over the Strait of Georgia on the Pacific Ocean. ...moreless
The Departure Bay beach area of Nanaimo has a gas station, a 7/11 store, one restaurant, a public park, a promenade and a children's play park. There are two tennis courts within 5 mins walk....moreless
House is located on the ocean in Departure Bay, Nanaimo, Vancouver Island, BC ...moreless
The house is located on Departure Bay Beach, on the Strait of Georgia, on the Pacific Ocean. ...moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
Golf Privileges Optional
Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
Ski Lift Privileges
Ski Privileges Optional
There is seating for 8 around the dining table, plus there is an outdoor table for ocean side dining in warmer months. ...moreless
Low Season 2014 2015 Oct 1 - May 31, 2015 3 night min stay
High Season 2015 Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2015 4 night min stay
My Standard Rate 3 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
Pet FeeC$50 + tax
Refundable Damage DepositC$500
Cleaning feeC$175 + tax
Cleaning fees are in addition to the nightly or weekly rate. A further GST tax (goods & service tax) is charged on the total amount. GST is charged at 5.0% on the total amount in Canadian dollars.
We accept Visa and MasterCard. For security reasons we prefer to call you directly to acquire your credit card details. Deposit is 50% of the total rental amount. The remaining 50% is processed against your card 4 days before check-in. There is also a damage deposit amount held against your card. It is released 48 hours post your departure after our cleaning team has been into the house to clean .
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Departure Bay is a mere 1.5 kilometers from shopping and dining with a number of restaurants within walking distance of the house. Nanaimo is a thriving community of parks, beaches, charming eclectic shops, waterfront walks, marinas and myriad dining choices from fine to casual, plus all the modern convenience needed for an enjoyable stay. These include grocery stores, gas stations, libraries, theatres, restaurants and delis, specialty food shops, spas, doctors and dentists, massage therapists and beauty salons.
The city of Nanaimo sits mid-Island and is a central arrival and departure point for BC Ferries to the BC Mainland. There is also an airport , or you can come and go via seaplane (Harbour Air, Seair Seaplanes or Westcoast Air) into Nanaimo Harbour from downtown Vancouver or Vancouver International Airport. The seaplane trip is only 20 minutes!
The TransCanada Highway (Hwy #1) runs directly through the heart of Nanaimo. From here you can venture north to Mount Washington, Courtenay and Comox, west to Tofino or south to the Cowichan Valley and Victoria. Please see below for links to information about the area:
Year Purchased: 2007
About: This private home has been in our family since 2007. It has undergone extensive upgrades over the years with the last big renovation in 2012/2013. It is West Coast living at its best.
Why Nanaimo: Walk-on waterfront. Views of ocean, sea, sky, and the Coastal Mountain range on the mainland. Dog-friendly house made for family gathering, romantic get-away, couples holidays and gal pal weekends.
The Unique Benefits at this House: Waterfront. Ocean. Sea. Sky. Beach. Eagles. Seals. Resident otters. Amazing sunrises. Large cedar deck. The house is all about friends, family and entertaining.