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Ah! Comfort at the end of a long day of sightseeing! King Bed and Full Sofa Bed

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Last updated: 05/01/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Large studio suite in a luxury vacation condominium complex. This suite is truly beautiful, comfortable and has an amazing ocean view. You will not be disappointed.

This particular suite was selected by the owner specifically for it's fabulous ocean views and the covered balcony, which allows enjoyment of the ever-changing vista & ocean air, come rain or shine! The suite features a comfy king size bed and extra pull-out full sofa bed. High-end finishes and amenities such as the cozy gas fireplace, heated slate floors in the spa-like bathroom, granite counters in the kitchenette (sink, bar fridge, convection/microwave oven, range of small appliances, full set of dishes) and rich linens for the beds. Additional upholstered seating and roomy dining table for 4, barbecue on the balcony. Comfort and class.

The complex has incredible common areas meaning you won't be confined to your room either. Lounge areas with sink-in comfy couches in front of yet another gas fireplace, breakfast nooks, bar & bar stools, large south facing outdoor patio with barbecue and furnishings 'in season', 24 hour fitness facility, dry sauna, outdoor gazebo with hot tub, oversize salt water fish aquarium in the entry, heritage gardens with meandering trails. Steps away is the Latch Restaurant, in the historic Governor General's former vacation home!

This accommodation is a total WOW!

Your stay is ideally situated to take advantage of magnificent ocean views with fabulous sunsets, a bustling marina nearby, and the many rejuvenating activities that the area has to offer, including whale watching, kayaking, cycling, golf, spas and shopping.

From the warm embrace of your cozy suite, you will be within walking distance of gourmet restaurants, pubs, and bakeries. Unique events, shops, galleries, music, theater, movies, and many, many bookstores are a short distance away in quaint Sidney By The Sea.

If sightseeing is more your style, this is a perfect location to call your home away from home, while you explore Victoria and the Inner Harbour, Golf at Bear Mountain, tour the Award Winning Island Wineries, stroll World Famous Butchart Garden, get up close and personal with undersea creatures at the Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre, get your adrenalin pumped when you travel 'Up Island' to experience an adventure Zipline or what about a daytrip by ferry to one of the many Gulf Islands.

The Vancouver Island experience is at your doorstep!

5 minutes from the Victoria International Airport
5 minutes from the Swartz Bay BC Ferry Landing from Vancouver
5 minutes from the Washington State Ferry Dock from Anacortes
20 minutes from Victoria
20 minutes from the Black Ball Ferry Dock from Port Angeles

No High Season Pricing!
Same great price year round and deeply discounted for monthly stays! No tax applies on monthly stays, so very economical. All utilities, Cable TV, high speed internet, local calling all included.

Coming from Away?
If you are thinking of moving to the island, consider getting to know the area before you purchase or decide where to live.

Ready to Relocate?
Maybe you've already purchased, but would like to complete a few renos prior to moving in.

Tired of winter?
Maybe you just need an escape from the snow?

You've found the place. Email or call today!

Looking forward to greeting you. Susan & Don







Keywords: Studio, suite, bachelor suite, condominium, student accommodation, apartment, accommodation, vacation accommodation, furnished rental, short term rental, long term rental, long term accommodation, short term accommodation, rental by owner

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Property Type

  • Condo

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    No minimum age, but quiet and respect for other guests is strictly enforced. ...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Set in 1.5 acres of heritage gardens. Lots of room to roam and plenty of child friendly places to visit in the area. ...moreless

  • Limited Accessibility:

    Let us know your requirements. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Not only is this a non-smoking room, but we also ask that you refrain from smoking on your balcony or on the property. ...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs under 15 lbs. may be accepted, please inquire....moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Let us know your requirements....moreless

Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Convertible bed(s)

    ...moreless

  • King size beds (1) With high-end linens and good reading lights., Baby Cribs (1) Must be requested at time of booking., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Full size sofabed with high end linens....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • 24 hour fitness facility fully equipped with modern equipment, Shared hot tub in garden gazebo, Shared dry cedar sauna, Wonderful, large, shared lounge areas, 12 Seat Board room may be available with notice, Set within historic gardens, Salt Water Aquarium, Easy access to BC Ferries, Washington State Ferry, Victoria International Airport. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library:

    Sample music of our local musicians!...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    Spectacular & everchanging view from your eoom and private 2nd floor balcony. Looks towards the channel leading to Tsehum Harbour, home to many marina's so an amazing variety of boats are always passing by. Binoculars & telescope for your viewing pleasure. ...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Just a quiet, no exit road between your accommodation and the oceanfront....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    In the lobby area of building....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Shared Access...moreless

  • Covered Parking:

    Complimentary secure underground parking....moreless

  • Elevator
  • Garage:

    Complimentary secure underground parking...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    In your living room. Additional fireplace in common area....moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    High end luxury....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Complimentary above ground parking also available...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Near marinas...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Complimentary Local Calling. Please use calling card, collect or your personal cell phone for long distance calls. Long term stays may request a North America calling plan for a small additional fee. ...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Shared Access...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Complimentary Wi Fi high speed internet....moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    We can recommend a great caterer if you need. ...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Good selection of small appliances (coffee maker, toaster, kettle, grill, slow cooker, blender, etc.) Barbecue on your balcony. Lovely and complete set of tableware, cutlery, etc....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Bar size fridge with small freezer compartment....moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Oceanview with seating. This is heaven! ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Your own private balcony with ocean view. Large shared, south facing patio area with comfortable seating....moreless

  • Gazebo:

    Shared, houses the hot tub off the fitness room with garden & patio seating nearby. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Sauna:

    Dry cedar sauna. Smells so good! Feels so good!...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Year Round
May 27 - May 31, 2015
3 night min stay
C$150
C$850 C$1,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 13%

Notes:

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

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Balance transacted on same credit card, morning of arrival, so we can bring the receipt when we meet you with keys.

Tax does not apply on monthly stays.


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Last updated: 05/01/2015
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Location

6.36 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Victoria International Airport (YYJ)
2.35 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Charles Dickens Pub
4.48 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
BC Ferry, Also close to Washington State Ferry
8.56 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Ardmore Golf Course, Glen Meadows Golf Club
1.36 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Pat Bay Highway
0.33 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Starfish Inspired Fare
0.1 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Allbay Road

Car: Recommended

We are always amazed at how many activities guests squeeze into one visit. Consider: Victoria and the Inner Harbour, World Famous Butchart Gardens, Ocean Discovery Centre, Saanich Peninsula's Award Winning Wineries, Quaint Sidney by the Sidney which is Canada's Only Booktown, Marine Ecology Centre , Mineral World, Butterfly World, Aviation Museum, Royal BC Museum, Galleries, Unique Shops, Ziplines, Whale watching, kayaking, sailing, cycling. Whether you are looking for arts, cultural & historical experiences, attractions, festivals and events, land, sea or air activities, natural sights, parks & wildlife or just a chance to rest, this area has a lot to offer!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: When we are not out beaching it, you'll find us in our framing studio and workshop in Sidney (Picture Panache Framing), which we own and operate in addition to caring for our 4 vacation rental homes (all located in Sidney and surrounding area). When we travel ourselves, we love to visit artist studios and collect artwork. If you happen to be a like-minded art lover, then do be sure to let us know, as there are tons of amazing artists to visit while you are on Vancouver Island. We'd love to connect you with a few! Of course, no matter what your interests, we're happy to provide whatever help you need to plan YOUR perfect trip. Hope to hear from you soon. Susan & Don

Why the Owner Chose Sidney:
In 2007, our Mom and Dad purchased a quarter share (one week per month) in this studio suite in Miraloma on the Cove, a luxury waterfront rental vacation residence, nestled on 1.5 acres of protected heritage gardens. But, after a few short visits they discovered that a week was never enough! Thus as a family, we set about negotiating to purchase the other 3 quarters, giving us full ownership of the suite and thus complete flexibility in booking stays of any length. Once you've been once, you'll want to stay longer next time! No problem! Today, this suite, which was formerly operated as part of Bellstar Resorts high-end offerings, is offered 'By Owner', allowing a luxury stay at a fraction of the cost you would expect. Our policy is first come, first serve, so don't delay or the dates you want may not be available. We look forward to greeting you! Susan & Don

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Location! Location! Location! Or should I say, View! View! View! From your room and from your balcony you are looking out on the ocean channel where boats enter and exit Tsehum Harbour with its many marinas and yacht clubs. So the scenery is fascinating and ever changing. Not close enough for you to hear any sound from the boats, just lovely silent vistas. Glistening water, boats and sunsets! What a heavenly combination. Glorious in the bright sunshine, mysterious in the mist and new everyday! Inside the suite is roomy and elegantly appointed. You really will love the views, the suite, the grounds and all of the amazing activities available in the surrounding area. Take care or you'll be asking me for a referral to a good real estate agent and next thing, you'll be moving here! It happened to us. It could happen to you.You won't want to leave. Happy Planning! Email us now. Susan & Don


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  • Ah! Comfort at the end of a long day of sightseeing! King Bed and Full Sofa Bed

    Ah! Comfort at the end of a long day of sightseeing! King Bed and Full Sofa Bed

  • Sitting area with convertible sofa/sofabed.  Put your feet up and  relax!

    Sitting area with convertible sofa/sofabed. Put your feet up and relax!

  • What could be more pleasant than coffee on the balcony enjoying the seaviews?

    What could be more pleasant than coffee on the balcony enjoying the seaviews?

  • Roomy, spa like bathroom, oversize shower, heated slate floors, cozy bathrobes

    Roomy, spa like bathroom, oversize shower, heated slate floors, cozy bathrobes

  • Shared common space. Another nice place to sit, second floor near your suite.

    Shared common space. Another nice place to sit, second floor near your suite.

  • Fitness facilities available 24 hours.  Modern equipment. Showers and washroom.

    Fitness facilities available 24 hours. Modern equipment. Showers and washroom.

  • Gazebo and hot tub set within the heritage gardens. Patio seating nearby.

    Gazebo and hot tub set within the heritage gardens. Patio seating nearby.

  • Surrounding gardens, glorious in every season. Imagine an autumn stroll here.

    Surrounding gardens, glorious in every season. Imagine an autumn stroll here.

  • View from Your Balcony on a Still Spring Day. Channel entry to Tsehum Harbour.

    View from Your Balcony on a Still Spring Day. Channel entry to Tsehum Harbour.

  • Gas fireplace, Cable TV, Games, High Speed Internet. All of the comforts!

    Gas fireplace, Cable TV, Games, High Speed Internet. All of the comforts!

  • Kitchenette with sink, microwave, bar fridge, coffee maker, dishes, glassware.

    Kitchenette with sink, microwave, bar fridge, coffee maker, dishes, glassware.

  • Groupings of furniture in the common areas, room to roam and kick back and relax

    Groupings of furniture in the common areas, room to roam and kick back and relax

  • Games night anyone? Another shared space in which to make yourself at home.

    Games night anyone? Another shared space in which to make yourself at home.

  • Don't you just love the smell of cedar? Sooth achy muscles in the dry sauna.

    Don't you just love the smell of cedar? Sooth achy muscles in the dry sauna.

  • Suite 202, Miraloma on the Cove. Each unit privately owned. Ask how ours differs

    Suite 202, Miraloma on the Cove. Each unit privately owned. Ask how ours differs

  • A warm welcome from our fish! Can't wait to greet you. Email today!

    A warm welcome from our fish! Can't wait to greet you. Email today!

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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 05/01/2015
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