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Located on the new Royston Waterfront Trail this fully equipped home with private outdoor entrance, en-suite sauna, private covered ocean view deck,Smoker pellet BBQ, Luxury ocean air dried bedding on 2 queen beds an extra long single plus a regular single and baby crib. Discover the privacy and comfort of Royston House. Enjoy the trails along this Ocean. Property certified by Canadian Wildlife Federation for wildlife habitat. Kayak or Scuba Dive the Estuary visit the Royston Wrecks 30 minutes to Mt Washington for hikes and winter sports on amazing snow some of the deepest in the world Escape to the quiet privacy of Royston - a rural oceanside community five minutes south of Courtenay on Vancouver Island and close to Comox and Cumberland. Discover the great food from the Comox Valley available fresh and served here in some of the best restaurants on Vancouver Island.
A Nature Retreat on the Royston Oceanside in the Comox Valley, Vancouver Island. Close to all the amenities the Comox Valley has to offer. Over 40 parks with walking and biking trails. Mountain biking in Cumberland, Mt Washington and Forebidden Plateau is close by. Comox Valley is a foodie haven with outstanding restaurants, local organic farms and great farmers markets. Artists and Musicians choose to live here and share their talents during many events and festivals held throughout the year. Truly a Sea to Ski resort, the Comox valley is a place you can Ski and golf or Kayak on the same day.
Mediterranean summers and mild west coast winters make it an ideal climate to visit anytime. Our local saying about the rain is 'Rainy nights, Sunny days' and this is mostly what happens here in Royston. Evening breezes off the Ocean provide ideal sleeping conditions year round. ...moreless
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A seven minute drive or a one hour walk along the oceanside trails to downtown Courtenay...moreless
View of the Coastal Mountain Range near Whistler...moreless
Comox Bay and the K'omox Estuary with Coastal Mountain range behind.
New Oceanside Trail - Sept 2013 with great views, Walking, biking or jogging right in front of Royston House...moreless
2+ acre Nature Retreat located between Hwy 19A and the Komok,s Esturary with walking trails along the Oceanfront...moreless
Kingfisher Spa Resort is 5 minutes south.
Voted best Spa on Vancouver Island 2013...moreless
A countryside setting with giant Douglas fir trees but only a 5 minute drive to all city facilities and shops, restaurants...moreless
located oceanside on the edge of the Village of Royston just 5 minutes from Courtenay and the great Comox Valley restaurants - Atlas, Locals, Black Fin - tops...moreless
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Royston House VR is located on the new Royston Waterfront Trail in Royston by the Sea a 3 hr trip from Victoria in the south, Tofino in the west or Telegraph Cove in the North. The Royston wrecks are located in the nearby oceanside, a favorite spot for Divers that will be given National Historic status for the 15 ships buried there. The new Royston Waterfront Trail will allow connection to the southern part of Royston and the riverway trail system to downtown Courtenay
mount Washington with some of the world's best snow from December to April is just a 30 minute drive to the bottom of the ski mountain 5000 metre high. or snowshoes and great cross country ski trails. In the Summer the moountain and it's surrounds provide beautiful Paradise Trails and backpack camping locals..
The Comox Valley is becoming know as the foodie haven of Vancouver Island with it's extensive farming community producing organic fruits and vegetables used by the local restaurants. Want to take a tour? A local guiding service is available by one of our local chefs.
Beaufort Winery has set the standard for a new group of wineries sprouting up in the Comox Valley and on adjoining Islands.
A mediterranean Summer with warm days and cool nights makes for a perfect holiday visiting some of the over 40 local park locations and trails. Wintertime averages 5o celcius so on a sunny day it is nice enough to Golf or go Ski on Mt Washington or just do a leisurely stroll along the oceanside.
Year Purchased: 2001
About the owner: Discover Royston House ....... It's like being in an island of serenity--an idyllic park-like retreat just minutes from downtown Courtenay. It was originally a property attached to the Hilton Manor and used as their orchard so it contains some 90+ year old King Apple trees that produce delicious apple juice.
Nancy and Ross Munro are your hosts who live on this 2+ acre estate. They built their home and Vacation Rental in 2004 after moving from their organic blueberry farm on the British Columbia mainland. Still practicing growing fruits with organic principles extensive fruit is available both wild and cultivated seasonally on the Royston House property. Nancy makes fresh jellies that are provided to Guests.
Children are welcome at Royston House and will love it here
Why the Owner Chose Courtenay: We decided to make the Comox Valley our home after we decided to sell our farm in Mission BC. Nancy had travelled all of British Columbia with her Company and the Comox Valley was her choice of a place to live.
There are so many things to do and see in the Valley that you never run out of exciting opportunities. In fact most of our Guests are disappointed when they realize they have not booked enough time here.
Only a couple of minutes from your accommodations to access the wonderful new Royston Waterfront Trail immediately in front of Royston House with it's great views where Nature abounds.
We were very fortunate in 2001 to acquire the Royston House property, just lucky timing on a drive by. Our house was custom built by Ross in 2003/2004 with the Carriage House opened as a Vacation Rental in 2008 when our daughter moved to this area.
The property has been retained mostly as originally found except for adding our home to an open space. Majesty Douglas Fir are located on the east and west sides. A giant Gary Oak greets visitors entering the property. Native plants grown in abundance and provide an ideal wildlife habitat for deer and birds. As we are on the flypass from and to Alaska, Birds enjoy the natural food and fauna of Royston House.
The Unique Benefits at this House: Building our Royston House gave us the opportunity to make it a true west coast design home with natural woods, timber frames and natural rock.
Indoors you will feel like you are actually outdoors with the large viewing windows and the ability to open to the ocean breezes that occur every day.
A perfect Oceanside Retreat to totally melt into Nature and the outdoors yet so close to all the Comox Valley has to offer.
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