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Oceanfront Self-Contained House

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Last updated: 04/20/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This is an architecturally designed, west coast style home, red cedar clad walls, vaulted ceilings, wood and ceramic tile floors, open living-room dining- room. All rooms have views of Cowichan Bay, Genoa Bay, Seperation Point, Mt Tzuhalem, and Saltspring Island. Elevator to all four floors as well as staircases.The house is situated on 1.75 maturely landscaped acres. The property slopes to a high steep bluff with trail access to the beach.

This house will entertain you. Things to do: swim lengths in our 36' x 18' indoor pool, have a sauna, watch your favourite movies in the home theatre, relax on the decks and watch the eagles and yachts sail by, curse the many deer as they eat our flowers, listen to the seals barking, play billiards, walk down to the beach. On less pleasant days you can sit in the atrium and enjoy the plants. The kitchen is set up with an eating area and entertainment centre so the cooks need not be isolated.

The third floor has a large master bedroom suite, complete with jacuzzi bath from where you can enjoy views. It also has an ensuite, sitting area with cable TV & DVD and a private deck facing west.

The second floor has two ocean facing bedrooms. The 'purple bedroom' with queen bed, also has a view of the indoor pool. The 'blue bedroom' has a double bed. Both bedrooms share a full bathroom with a jacuzzi sitz bath, again overlooking Cowichan Bay.

From the lounge area you go up a step through the bar area into the office. There are three desks as well as a sitting area, a futon bed, and a computer with high speed wireless connection. An intercom system serves the entire house.

A caretaker lives in the suite above the garage and will answer any questions or concerns.

The colourful village of Cowichan Bay, is approximately a 5 min drive north. It has restaurants and other attractions. We recommend that you take a driver guided tour of the many vineyards in the area, as most will let you sample their products when you visit, drinking and driving is strictly enforced.

Victoria is about 45 minutes south, full of museums, government buildings, restaurants, shopping, theatres, etc. Duncan, 15 minutes north, is good for everyday shopping and has most amenities. A half hour drive north of Duncan is bustling Nanaimo, with shopping malls, a harbour, theatres, clubs, etc.


Keywords: Oceanfront, hilltop, beach access, indoor swimming pool,media room, sauna, wine country, elevator, over 8,000 sq ft., 3 stories, plus basement, secluded, solarium, 3 decks.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Groups
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking outside only....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 2-8

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bedroom 1 ensuite: toilet, shower, jetted tub, bidet

    ...moreless

  • 2nd floor bathroom: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    ...moreless

  • Main floor bathroom: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Shaw cable....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    (4) There are televisions in: the kitchen, master bedroom, pool room, media room, and the office....moreless

  • VCR

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Marina
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rafting
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Elevator
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Electric water radiators...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Parking for three vechicles...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Complete utensils and dishes included....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Jenn-Air stove and oven. Open kitchen plan, deck off kitchen....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio:

    Deck off the kitchen, Deck off the pool area, and small deck off master bedroom....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch Furniture
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    36 x 18 ft heated indoor pool....moreless

  • Sauna
  • Jetted Tub:

    Jetted bathrub in Master bedroom suite, Jetted sitz bath in second floor bathroom....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
low season
Jan 8 - May 31, 2015
3 night min stay
C$360
C$2,160
high season
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2015
3 night min stay
C$480
C$2,880
low season
Oct 1 - May 31, 2016
3 night min stay
C$360
C$2,160

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 5%

Notes:

20% deposit is required to reserve house, balance is due on arrival.


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Last updated: 04/20/2015
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Location

Vineyard tours, whale watching, 45 min to Victoria or Nanaimo. 15 min to Duncan, 5 mins to Cowichan Bay village.

 

Owner info


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Speaks: english, dutch

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Photos

  • Front of house at dusk.

    Front of house at dusk.

  • Indoor pool, billiard table, lounge area.

    Indoor pool, billiard table, lounge area.

  • Sauna

    Sauna

  • Driveway

    Driveway

  • Kitchen with all appliances, dishes, cutlery, pots and pans, etc.

    Kitchen with all appliances, dishes, cutlery, pots and pans, etc.

  • Master Bedroom with jacuzzi tub, and ensuite bathroom.

    Master Bedroom with jacuzzi tub, and ensuite bathroom.

  • Bedroom 2 - queen Bed

    Bedroom 2 - queen Bed

  • Picnic on deck

    Picnic on deck

  • Media room, with DVD's or Shaw cable TV.

    Media room, with DVD's or Shaw cable TV.

  • Office with futon bed. Wireless internet connection.

    Office with futon bed. Wireless internet connection.

  • Grand staircase to kitchen and living room area.

    Grand staircase to kitchen and living room area.

  • Cowichan Bay beach below property

    Cowichan Bay beach below property

  • Formal living room and fireplace.

    Formal living room and fireplace.

  • Pool lounge area

    Pool lounge area

  • Sailing Race on Cowichan Bay, July 31st.

    Sailing Race on Cowichan Bay, July 31st.

  • Kitchen eating area and deck.

    Kitchen eating area and deck.

  • Deck off the kitchen, outside stairs to parking space.

    Deck off the kitchen, outside stairs to parking space.

  • Sitting area in the master bedroom.

    Sitting area in the master bedroom.

  • Bedroom 3 - double bed

    Bedroom 3 - double bed

  • Bathroom with Jacuzzi Sitz tub and ocean views.

    Bathroom with Jacuzzi Sitz tub and ocean views.

  • Deck off the pool area on the ocean side, with propane BBQ.

    Deck off the pool area on the ocean side, with propane BBQ.

  • Mt. Tzuhalem

    Mt. Tzuhalem

  • Public beach trail directly beside the house.

    Public beach trail directly beside the house.

  • Front side of house.

    Front side of house.

VRBO #384676

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, dutch
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 80%
  • Calendar last updated 04/20/2015
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