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Waterfront Living at its Best! Peace, Comfort and Luxury

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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

The Beach House on Alderside - This oceanfront vacation home with south western exposure and a private dock. The home exemplifies 'Why' Vancouver is considered one of the most beautiful cities in the world.

This charming, original beach house is located in Vancouver’s Burrard Inlet in the picturesque Pleasantside neighborhood of Port Moody. Although modest on the exterior, this completely private waterfront home has been extensively renovated & beautifully furnished & decorated throughout to ensure maximum comfort & conveniences, for a truly unforgettable guest experience. The Beach House features a private dock and can be accessed by both car and boat.

Perfect for singles, couples, executives and relocatees . Whether you are seeking a little R&R; To spark romance; Focus without interruption; Or a place to 'call home' during a work/life relocation, The Beach House provides the ideal, private oasis to do so while being close to all the amenities.

This beach house consists of an upper 2 bedroom main floor and a lower level 1 bedroom suite which can be rented separately or in conjunction with the 2 bedroom main floor to form a 3 bedroom .

The main floor features 1,600 square feet of 'Open Concept' living. Beautiful, modern furnished living room & dining room with feature floor to ceiling rock fireplace & massive floor to ceiling windows to take in the unobstructed, breathtaking water views & city lights by night.

Adjacent to the living/dining room is a large sundeck with beautiful patio furniture, barbeque, & colorful flowering pots for relaxing & dining el fresco by candlelight.

The fully equipped gourmet kitchen with eating bar is open to the living/dining room for ease of entertaining while cooking & features 4 top of the line stainless steel appliances including a gas cooktop w/oven. From professional cookware to designer indoor & outdoor table & glass ware, cutlery & linens there is not one detail that has been overlooked. Basic cooking/pantry supplies included. A 4 burner natural gas barbeque is located on the main deck.

The master bedroom sets the stage for relaxation or romance. Featuring a tasteful combination of antique & modern furnishings with a touch of Parisian glamour in a black, silver, white colour scheme. Focusing on comfort & style the master bedroom features hotel quality Queen Sized mattress with 500 count Egyptian cotton sheets, goose down comforter, 4 deluxe pillows, designer bedding, and relaxed yet elegant decor. 3 piece bathroom & large walk-in closet.

The 2nd & smaller bedroom boasts a modern, fresh decor of white, citrus, and splashes of blue and is perfect for primary guests traveling with additional family members, friends, co-workers, or nanny. Features include white iron bed with hotel quality Double Sized mattress with 500 count Egyptian cotton sheets, comforter, 4 deluxe pillows, designer bedding, and decor & dresser. Other comforts & conveniences include cotton bath robes, slippers, and reading materials.

The main floor 4 piece guest washroom is bright & cheerful and features luxurious bathing towels, blow dryer, and spa quality, eco-friendly bathing sundries.

Adventure outside into the private, tiered back yard leading to your own private beach. On the 1st tier you will find a peaceful & mature garden area with picnic area. On the 2nd tier and waterside, you will find a grass area for children to play as well as a fire pit. The private dock provides the perfect spot for further taking in the scenery & wildlife while relaxing on deck chairs with a cool drink or great book, or jumping in for a swim! Sandy beach is great for exploring and collecting sea shells.

The proprietors of this truly unique waterfront retreat believe that the right to complete peace & privacy & additional services is essential to an optimal guest experience. For this reason, the proprietors are off site and offer guests the following & additional options & services: Event Planning; Gourmet Home Cooking On-Site or Delivered; Picnic Baskets; Spa Services; Errands; Child Minding; Weekly Cleaning Services; Laundry/Ironing Services; Daily Newspaper.

During your stay, should you wish to further explore the natural beauty and attractions of Port Moody and surrounding areas you do not have to travel very far. The Beach House is conveniently located within walking distance to public transportation & 5-10 minute drive to shopping, restaurants, world class recreation center, Arts Theatre, Public Library, Hospital and more. 30 minutes to downtown Vancouver.

Just bring your suitcase and leave your worries behind!

Additional Accommodation Available;

Spacious & bright 1 bedroom self-contained suite featuring approximately 850 square feet of comfortable & clean living space. Fully equipped kitchen with large family style eating area. The master bedroom with unobstructed water view is furnished with country cottage furnishings & is tastefully decorated. The hotel quality Queen sized bed is outfitted in premium quality designer linens. Cozy living room with waterview features minimalist, comfortable furnishings with corner gas fireplace. 4 piece washroom. Laundry facilities. Outdoor patio area for relaxing & dining outdoors. Suitable for 2-3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage
  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum age is 25 for renters. ...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • Master Bedroom: 1 queen

    with walk in closet and ensuite...moreless

  • Master Bedrrom: Tasteful combination of antique & modern furnishings with a touch of Parisian glamour in a black, silver, white colour scheme. Focusing on comfort & style the master bedroom features hotel quality Queen Sized mattress with 500 count Egyptian cotton sheets, goose down comforter, 4 deluxe pillows, designer bedding, and relaxed yet elegant decor. 3 piece bathroom & large walk-in closet. Bedroom 2: Boasts a modern, fresh decor of white, citrus, and splashes of blue and is perfect for primary guests traveling with additional family members, friends, co-workers, or nanny. Features include white iron bed with hotel quality Double Sized mattress with 500 count Egyptian cotton sheets, comforter, 4 deluxe pillows, designer bedding, and decor & dresser....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront:

    Incredible sunsets, perfect for swimming, kayacking and everthing to do with the water....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Incredible views from the various decks and main floor....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Private dock and boat lift. Property is accesible by boat or car....moreless

  • Water View
  • Waterfront:

    Located on the Port Moody Inlet, which is the most easterly portion of the Burrard Inlet....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Additional room at the counter with stools. Patio on the deck has a round table with 4 chairs and 1 loveseat....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Gas...moreless

  • Garage:

    Garage fits 2 smaller cars or 1 large car plus ...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    High Speed Internet with WIFI...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Open concept living room with maple floors and floor to ceiling windows with incredible views....moreless

  • Parking:

    In addition to the Garage there is additional street parking....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Keurig Coffee Maker...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    available on request...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Table with 4 chairs and 1 loveseat...moreless

  • Golf:

    Located at the Westwood Plateau, 10 minute drive from the Beach House....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Located at the Rocky Point Park Kayak rentals, 10 minute drive from the Beach House....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Fire pit on lower level. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Located on the outside Deck...moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Skiing and Snowboarding are the main activities in the winter. Seymour, Grouse and Cypress mountains are local mountains within 1 hour of the Beach House. World Class Whistler-Blackcomb is under 2....moreless

  • Tennis:

    Located at the Port Moody Recration Centre, 5 minute drive from the Beach House....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Located at the Rocky Point Park Kayak/paddle board rentals, 10 minute drive from the Beach House....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Ocean in back yard counts as a communal pool no?...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season 2015
May 1 - Sep 30, 2015
3 night min stay
C$325
C$2,000 C$6,990

Discounts: 7 nights or more: C$286 Nightly; 30 nights or more: C$233 Nightly

Christmas 2015
Dec 15 - Dec 31, 2015
3 night min stay
C$325
C$2,000

Discounts: 7 nights or more: C$286 Nightly

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
C$275
C$1,700 C$5,990

Discounts: 7 nights or more: C$243 Nightly; 30 nights or more: C$200 Nightly

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee C$50
  • Move Out Cleaning Fee C$150
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

The Beach House on Alderside is comprised of a 2 bedroom master suite and a lower 1 bedroom suite. The 1 bedroom suite can be rented separately or in conjunction with the 2 bedroom master suite to form a 3 bedroom deluxe accommodation which can house 8 people comfortably. For more information visit: www.vancouverwaterfrontrentals.com

Rates are subject to change until the booking is finalized.


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Location

40 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
YVR - Vancouver International Airport
3.3 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
St James Well Pub
50 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Horseshoe Bay Ferry Terminal, West Vancouver
8 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Westwood Plateau Golf Club
5 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Westcoast Express
5.8 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Lougheed Highway
3 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Rodos Kouzina Mediterranean Grille
35 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Mount Seymour
10 Metres
Nearest Beach
Beach House Beach

Car: Necessary

Incredible oceanfront location situated on the most easterly point of Vancouver's Burrard Inlet. The Beach House on Alderside is accessible both by car and boat and features a private dock with south western exposure.

The Beach House is located 35 minute drive to Vancouver and less than 10 minutes to Sasmat and Buntzen lake. White Pine beach and Buntzen lake offers swimming, picnicking and a wide array of hiking trails. Buntzen lake also has an amazing dog park with lake access for your 4 legged family member. Belcarra Regional Park is a 1,100-hectare regional park located northwest of the Village of Anmore and to the southwest of Buntzen Lake. You can fish, crab , picinic and hike along the trails there which lead to majestic views of the Burrard Inlet.

Alderside Road connects to Old Orchard Park. There is a public beach area, covered picnic tables and childrens playground. From there you can continue along the paved path to Rocky Point park which provides a great venue for roller blading, cycling, jogging or a leisurely stroll. There is also separate Shoreline walking trail that goes along the water's edge. There you will find bird watching points where you can see a wide range of birds including bald eagles, blue heron and much more.

Continuing along the path and board walk you will reach Rocky Point Park. It has a public swimming pool and children's water park. You can also rent kayaks and paddle boards there. There is a sailing club were you can rent sail boats or take sailing lessons. Pajos Fish and Chips and the Boathouse Restaurant are great eating spots in Port Moody.

The Port Moody Recreation centre is a world class facility and is a 5 minute drive or 30 minute walk. It boasts a fantastic gym, hot tub, steam room, indoor running track, basketball and tennis courts. Port Moody Library and Art Gallery is located next door to the Rec Centre. Across the street in Newport Village, a Whistler themed village with cafes, restaurants and various boutique stores. There you will find a liquor store and ATM.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: A former executive and married mother of 5 with a sincere interest in meeting a wide variety of different people & sharing my love of simplified & peaceful living,even if only for a short stay. From my love of architecture & styling to gourmet cooking & family, my goal for The Beach House is to create a beautiful, peaceful, and welcoming oasis for others to truly enjoy & rejuvenate. Thanks, Micheline

Why the Owner Chose Port Moody:
The property boasts a perfect balance of comfort and tranquility. I live in the neighborhood and I can't imagine living anywhere else.


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Speaks: english, italian

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