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Blueberry Cottage & Chocolate Cottage - Last Minute Weekly Specials in November!

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blueberry cottage - charming and private three bedroom house & gardens.

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Last updated: 10/15/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Courtenay house description

Relax in your private self-catering 3 bedroom house and gardens - herbs, raspberries & blackberries available in season! Lovingly decorated in vintage inspired style. The eat-in country kitchen is well equipped a comfortable living room & dining room open out to the deck. Three bedrooms include queen, double and single beds, with cot and crib available. The bathroom features the original 6' clawfoot bathtub with shower.

Located steps from Downtown Courtenay's vibrant shopping, dining & theatre and close to ocean, rivers and lakes for sightseeing, hiking, skiing, biking, golfing, swimming and boating - or gentle walks in the charming Old Orchard Neighbourhood, overlooking the Puntledge River.

ALSO on vrbo - chocolate cottage is located on a leafy lane a 10 minute walk to Downtown
Private self-catering modern cottage & garden.
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Keywords: vacation rental, self-catering, gardens, on-site parking, laundry, restaurants, shopping, museums, fishing, kayaking, beaches, hiking, golfing, skiing, Courtenay, Comox Valley, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Limited Accessibility
          • Pets Considered:

            We accept well behaved dogs on approval, and with a surcharge....moreless

          • Smoking Allowed:

            ..but please, not in the cottage....moreless

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • Located steps from Downtown Courtenay and a stone's throw from the Puntledge River for swimming, rafting or fishing. Close to nature and all the outdoor activites available in the beautiful Comox Valley - alpine & cross country skiing, wilderness hiking, boating and sailing, biking, tennis and golf....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Music Library
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Toys
              • VCR
              • Video Library

              Theme

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

              Attractions

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

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Horseshoes
              • Miniature Golf
              • Paddle Boating
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Mountain View

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Ice Skating
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Pier Fishing
              • Racquetball
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Skiing
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Snowboarding
              • Snowmobiling
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Whitewater Rafting

              Dining

              • Child's Highchair
              • Dining
              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Clothes Dryer:

                as well as clothesline...moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided:

                Quality bedding and towels are provided - please notify of any feather allergies....moreless

              • Living Room
              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street:

                Room for two vehicles on the gravel driveway as well as street parking. ...moreless

              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Telephone
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • Catering Available:

                There is a wonderful selection of restaurants within walking distance - some of which offer take-out....moreless

              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio:

                (3) There are a number of comfortable outdoor seating and dining areas provided....moreless

              • Golf
              • Kayak / Canoe
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Ski & Snowboard
              • Tennis

              Pool / Spa

                  • Communal Pool:

                    There are three public swimming pools within a 10 minute drive as well as a great waterpark for children - or children at heart! The cottage is just one block from The Puntledge River - great for swimming or tubing....moreless

                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Winter Rates
                  Oct 1 - Apr 30, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  C$140
                  C$770 C$1,850
                  Summer Rates
                  May 1 - Sep 30, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  C$140
                  C$870 C$2,950
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  Reduced rates for bookings of 2 or 3 weeks

                  Winter Rate $720

                  Summer Rate $820


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                  Last updated: 10/15/2014
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                  Location

                  10 Kilometres
                  Nearest Airport
                  Comox Airport
                  50 Metres
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Fluid Bar Restaurant, Flying Canoe
                  165 Kilometres
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Nanaimo Departure Bay to Vancouver Horseshoe Bay
                  4 Kilometres
                  Nearest Golf
                  Crown Isle, Longlands, Comox Golf Course
                  50 Metres
                  Nearest Train
                  Via Rail to Victoria (temporarily out of service)
                  1 Kilometres
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Island Highway
                  20 Metres
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Atlas, Locals, Tita's Mexican, Mad Chef
                  30 Kilometres
                  Nearest Ski
                  Mt. Washington Alpine Resort
                  40 Metres
                  Nearest Beach
                  Puntledge, Tsolumn, Courtenay Rivers+Ocean Beaches

                  Car: Not Necessary

                  The Old Orchard Neighbourhood of Courtenay is safe for walks offering mountain and river views as well as heritage houses and gardens. Walk to great shopping, dining and coffee shops, art galleries, museum, library, theatre and dancing as well as swimming, waterpark and a recreation center with indoor gym or outdoor workout area.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2005

                  About the owner: I returned to my hometown of Courtenay from Victoria to be be near my large extended family and to enjoy a lifestyle which includes outdoor living - gardening, biking, swimming in the rivers & ocean as well as entertaining and relaxing in our porch and gardens. I am passionate about Latin, Ballroom and Salsa dancing with my husband and our wonderful dance community. We have travelled in Europe and throughout Mexico with fantastic bookings at other vrbo properties. It is my great pleasure to host guests from all over Canada and the world at my two properties in Courtenay, blueberry cottage & chocolate cottage - Vacation Rentals By Owner. Property Description Property Name Headline Summary in Property Description Property Name Headline Summary

                  Why the Owner Chose Courtenay:
                  blueberry cottage is in the quiet Old Orchard neighbourhood of Courtenay, in the beautiful Comox Valley on Vancouver Island, BC. Located walking distance to Downtown, the Puntledge River, Lewis Park The Riverway Trail and a short drive to beaches. A 30 minute drive takes you up to Mt. Washington skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing and hiking. chocolate cottage is located on a leafy lane, also near downtown Courtenay, just a 10 minute walk to blueberry cottage.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  It is not necessary to have a car as both blueberry cottage & chocolate cottage are located close to Downtown Courtenay and walking trails. Recommended restaurants...The Atlas, Yiamas Greek, Mad Chef, Locals and Martines. For groceries it's a short walk to Edible Island Health Food Store, Thrifty's Foods, Runge's European Deli, The Butcher's Block for local meats & eggs and to Hot Chocolates & Cakebread Bakery (& Gelato!) Safeway, Superstore, Quality Foods, Costco are all within 10 minute drive. The best fresh local seafood you'll find Portuegues Joe's - take the stunning Comox Estuary drive on Comox Rd. For coffee and light meals we like Zocalos, Mud Sharks, and Rhodos. Shop at some of our favourite places Downtown Courtenay - Laughing Oyster and Second Page Bookstores and The Tea Shop. For clothing shop for Canadian Designers at Be, Robert A, Sublime Fashions, Secret Drawers or Jim's Clothes Closet and for Home Decor - Tab Imports and Rattan Plus. Antique & Vintage home decor and collectables can be found at Red Carpet (Comox), and Abbylane, Courtenay Antiques and Red Living (Courtenay). Flowers, Art & Vintage Home Decor at Purely Flower Boutique near 5th Street bridge. Visit the Art Gallery and Gift Shop across from our beautiful Library on 6th Street and the Museum on 4th.


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                  Speaks: english

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                  Photos

                  • blueberry cottage - charming and private  three bedroom house & gardens.

                    blueberry cottage - charming and private three bedroom house & gardens.

                  • blueberry cottage in the summer time from the corner of 3rd St & Fitzgerald Ave.

                    blueberry cottage in the summer time from the corner of 3rd St & Fitzgerald Ave.

                  • Comfortable living room with desk & dining table TV/DVD/VHS/WIFI

                    Comfortable living room with desk & dining table TV/DVD/VHS/WIFI

                  • Kitchen includes micro, coffee pot, french press & grinder, toaster & blender.

                    Kitchen includes micro, coffee pot, french press & grinder, toaster & blender.

                  • Tea & coffee corner

                    Tea & coffee corner

                  • The Welsh cabinet in the kitchen features china collections and brochures.

                    The Welsh cabinet in the kitchen features china collections and brochures.

                  • The sunny yellow double bedroom is located across from the bathroom.

                    The sunny yellow double bedroom is located across from the bathroom.

                  • Bathroom has fabulous original 6' claw foot 
tub w/shower, new sink & toilet

                    Bathroom has fabulous original 6' claw foot tub w/shower, new sink & toilet

                  • The cottage offers a washer & dryer, but also a really long clothesline!

                    The cottage offers a washer & dryer, but also a really long clothesline!

                  • Lots of seating areas and raspberries, blackberries & apples in  season!

                    Lots of seating areas and raspberries, blackberries & apples in season!

                  • Phlox and Jeruselam artichokes thrive by the front deck.

                    Phlox and Jeruselam artichokes thrive by the front deck.

                  • The Courtenay River from Riverway Walk with a cafe and kayak rentals available.

                    The Courtenay River from Riverway Walk with a cafe and kayak rentals available.

                  • The perennial garden and apple tree by the three new screened bedroom windows.

                    The perennial garden and apple tree by the three new screened bedroom windows.

                  • The living room has a french door opening to the deck. (TV cabinet not shown).

                    The living room has a french door opening to the deck. (TV cabinet not shown).

                  • New chairs in living room, looking toward master  bedroom

                    New chairs in living room, looking toward master bedroom

                  • Kitchen cabinets are original to the cottage.

                    Kitchen cabinets are original to the cottage.

                  • The kitchen window overlooks the private yard and BBQ area.

                    The kitchen window overlooks the private yard and BBQ area.

                  • The colourful queen bedroom with new mattress, screened windows and fir floors

                    The colourful queen bedroom with new mattress, screened windows and fir floors

                  • A warm glow from the afternoon sun in the single bedroom featuring and antique brass bed.  Washer & dryer are located behind floor to ceiling curtains.

                    A warm glow from the afternoon sun in the single bedroom featuring and antique brass bed. Washer & dryer are located behind floor to ceiling curtains.

                  • The duck egg blue bathroom with new vanity and taps.

                    The duck egg blue bathroom with new vanity and taps.

                  • Beside the main entrance - another peaceful spot in the large gardens.

                    Beside the main entrance - another peaceful spot in the large gardens.

                  • View of blueberry cottage from 3rd Street in the quiet Old Orchard Neighborhood.

                    View of blueberry cottage from 3rd Street in the quiet Old Orchard Neighborhood.

                  • From Puntledge Park looking east towards cottage. Swimming, tubing & fishing...

                    From Puntledge Park looking east towards cottage. Swimming, tubing & fishing...

                  • Winter view of ocean estuary from the stunning Courtenay Riverway Walk

                    Winter view of ocean estuary from the stunning Courtenay Riverway Walk

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                  This listing was first published here in 2011.

                  Date last modified - Wednesday, October 15, 2014

                  C$140 per night (CAD)
                  7

                  3 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 5

                  View calendar: Updated 10/15/14
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated 10/15/2014
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