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Luxury Waterfront Home with Spectacular Views.

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Last updated: 04/24/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Ainslie Cove is oceanfront, but in a sheltered cove, nestled between South and North Pender Islands. We have a South-West facing exposure, so there's lots of sun to enjoy on those sunny days. One of the main attractions is kayaking and observing all kinds of wildlife-especially otters, seals & whales!. Literally steps from the end of our driveway is the entrance to the Mount Norman regional park - a great hike rewarded with spectacular views of the Penders and surrounding islands from the summit. The house is adjacent to more park area, and only a minute stroll from Mortimer Spit's public beach - so there's lots to do and explore right in the immediate area around the house. We share a floating dock with the neighbors, so you can bring your boat, or use the dock for relaxing in the sun.


The house is located on South Pender Island in British Columbia. Access to the Pender Islands (North and South Pender are joined by a single-lane bridge) is convenient from Vancouver, Vancouver Island or the Seattle area. Enjoy the ferry ride (maybe you will see whales!) or be adventurous and take a sea plane. There are too many fun things to do on Pender to list a few there is kayaking and observing all kinds of wildlife-especially otters, seals & whales!etc., etc. - then Pender is the place for you. And don't forget to sit back, relax on the deck and enjoy the spectacular views. The house is well-stocked for guests - sufficient dishes, plates, cutlery, etc. as well as small appliances (coffee maker, blender, electric kettle, etc.). All towels and linens are provided - all you need to bring are your beach towels. There are a couple life jackets in the house but these should properly fit the user, so please plan to bring your own if you will be boating.

The house is a luxury home with 4 bedrooms. The master bedroom (Queen bed) has its own ensuite bathroom, a fireplace and balcony. The bathroom includes skylight windows, a glass-block shower stall, a jacuzzi tub and twin sinks. The two other bedrooms on the upper floor contain a Queen bed, and two twin beds in a room decorated more for children but still very comfortable for adults. These two bedrooms share a hallway bathroom with shower in tub, and sink. Another feature of the upstairs level is the 'wrap-around' mezzanine that overlooks the Great Room, and provides a sleeper sofa, love seat, and lots of room to spread out a jigsaw puzzle!

Downstairs the 4th bedroom (second master) is equipped with a Queen bed and a sofa. This bedroom has its own sliding door which opens onto the front deck. The bathroom is adjacent to the room and has a 'fish-theme' decor with shower in tub and sink.

The 2-story Great Room offers floor-to-ceiling windows so you won't miss any of the view of the cove - or the otters and seals that play there. The two leather recliners near the window are a great spot for reading, watching the wildlife, or checking out the boats that pass through the canal that separates North and South Pender. There is also a large sofa and easy chair, color TV, and stereo including CD player. You won't have to worry about an evening chill - every room in the house is equipped with baseboard heaters, and the Great Room has a Tulikivi soapstone stove.

The lower level also includes the dining area with a 10-person dining table, and a gourmet kitchen with centre island, wine captain, microwave, convection oven, ceramic cook top, full-size fridge and freezer, and dishwasher. The water supply to the house is from our own cistern. It is filtered and UV treated. A reverse osmosis unit in the kitchen ensures that the purest possible water is available for coffee, ice . . . We also, have a water cooler that holds 18 Liter jugs.
*Please note* recently we have been made aware that there is a high sodium level in the tap water. We will be providing all renters with 3 jugs of water per week until we can remedy the situation.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • wifi internet access

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Pool Table:

    Mini kids pool table in the loft area....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Coin Laundry
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Security System
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Inflatable Boat
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    We don't supply kayaks but have a roller bar on the dock for ease of launching. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard

Pool / Spa

  • Jacuzzi
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season 2015
Sep 7 - Jun 20, 2015
2 night min stay
C$400
C$1,900
High Season 2015
Jun 21 - Sep 5, 2015
7 night min stay

C$2,600

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Included

Notes:

We do accept American Dollars using the Yahoo currency conversion.

*Holiday Pricing - $500 nightly $2600 weekly

All taxes and fees are included

Interac Tranfers are preferred and we request 50% of the total rent to reserve your dates. 49 days in advance of your rental the other half of the rental amount as well as a $500 security deposit is required.


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Last updated: 04/24/2015
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Location

1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Browning
3 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Otter Bay
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
9 holes & Frisbee Golf too
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Driftwood Center

Car: Recommended

Other Activities: kayaking, hiking, frisbee golf

Golf: Public golf course

 

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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • .A spectacular view!

    .A spectacular view!

  • .spacious kitchen with an island that seats 4 (handmade stools)

    .spacious kitchen with an island that seats 4 (handmade stools)

  • comfy family room for watching tv or light the tulikivi fireplace to keep warm

    comfy family room for watching tv or light the tulikivi fireplace to keep warm

  • downstairs master suite

    downstairs master suite

  • upstairs master bathroom

    upstairs master bathroom

  • master bedroom

    master bedroom

  • enjoy the view, play a game or get some work done on the upper mezzanine

    enjoy the view, play a game or get some work done on the upper mezzanine

  • another spectacular view

    another spectacular view

  • sunset

    sunset

  • Ainslie Cove in the sun

    Ainslie Cove in the sun

  • A picture of the house taken from the dock

    A picture of the house taken from the dock

  • Huge table can seat 10

    Huge table can seat 10

  • master bedroom

    master bedroom

  • second upstairs bedroom (kids' bedroom)

    second upstairs bedroom (kids' bedroom)

  • upstairs master bathroom

    upstairs master bathroom

  • laundry room

    laundry room

  • an amazing view right out the backyard!

    an amazing view right out the backyard!

  • watch the boats pass through the cove

    watch the boats pass through the cove

  • kayak right from our beach or dock

    kayak right from our beach or dock

  • just a ferry ride away

    just a ferry ride away

C$371 - C$400 per night (CAD)
Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    10
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/24/2015
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