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Coal Point Cottage in Deep Cove

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Coal Point. Main house (middle), guest cottage (left side), and private island.

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Last updated: 05/21/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

*Ocean-front guest cottage. Private peninsula, island.
*Property has been in our family for three generations
*A refuge for people, and a haven for wildlife
*Private beach access.
*360 degree views
*Relax or go exploring. Lots to see and do.
*Quiet rural neighbourhood. Organic farms, vineyards
*Perfect for walking, cycling, wildlife viewing, photography, reading, painting, water activities.
*Abundant wildlife and native west-coast vegetation.
*A birding/wildlife-viewing paradise! Where bald eagles soar, seals, and otters frolic.
*Unique/varied rock formations; tidal pools, fossils.
*Arborists' dream. Rare trees...growing through deck!
*Magnificent sunsets from every window
*Fresh air, envigorating ocean breezes
*Clear night skies; stars, meteor showers, moon-rivers
*Living waters; sealife, bioluminescence, lapping waves
*Winter storm watching... up close, warm and dry!
*Water activities; Beachcombing, kayaking, snorkeling
*Near Galloping Goose and Lochside trail cycling paths
*10 minutes from the seaside town of Sidney, and 30 minutes to Victoria
*Rich in history!


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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • One bedroom with queen size bed.

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

    ...moreless

  • Newly renovated bathroom (2015), complete with two person soaker bathtub, and separate shower stall. High-end Miele Washer and dryer....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Games
  • Stereo:

    iPad/iPhone ready alarm clock radio...moreless

  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Stone stairs to secluded beaches...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Mount Tuam on Salt Spring Island and Vancouver island Coastal mountains visible from living room and deck....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Private peninsula with 360 degree views. Exclusive access to private island connected to main property by a small foot bridge. ...moreless

  • Rural:

    Deep cove is a rural area...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    dining alcove with ocean view, seats 4...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    50 mega-bit high speed internet...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Nespresso machine with a dozen coffee types. Drip machine for folks who bring their own beans. You will need a grinder....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Pantry Items:

    On request we can do basic grocery shopping for you....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Jenn-Air stove...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Private patio, overlooking ocean...moreless

  • Golf:

    Ardmore Golf and Country Club Glen Meadows Golf and Country Club...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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from 19 traveler reviews
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
C$175 C$175
Fri, Sat, Sun
C$4,200
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Housekeeping C$100
  • Taxes Included

Notes:

Rates are based on double occupancy and subject to change until confirmed with owner.

An additional damage deposit/housekeeping fee is required, and varies depending on the length of stay. Minimum $100. Price is negotiable for a multi-week booking.

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Last updated: 05/21/2015
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Location

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4 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Victoria International Airport
5 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Sidney
4 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Tsawwassen
6 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Ardmore Golf and Country Club
90 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Vancouver
2 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Patricia Bay Highway (#17)
2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Deep Cove Chalet
200 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Mount Washington
3 Metres
Nearest Beach
In front of cottage

Car: Necessary

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1958

About the owner: Coal Point consists of a private peninsula, connected by a footbridge to a small island named after our eldest son. It has been a home-away-from-home for many international visitors over the years. I am trilingual (English, German and some French). I love sharing the natural beauty of this area with my guests, and all it has to offer. Our family is committed to preserving the natural beauty of this unique property for the next generation.

Why the Owner Chose Sidney:
Our cottage has been in the family for 3 generations. Visitors always remark on how special this property is. It has inspired both artists and writers. It is truly a refuge in every sense. We feel privileged to observe wildlife in its natural setting from our home on a daily basis. Seasonal changes attract different wildlife, and offer exceptional and varied viewing experiences year-round.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
360 degree views. Steps from the beach. Exclusive access to private island. Hot tub overlooks the sights and sounds of beautiful Saanich Inlet. Listen to the seagulls call, the sea lions bark, the waves rolling into shore. Relax in the hammock under our grove of Oak trees. Storm watch during winter months. Snorkel/dive and enjoy abundant sea creatures. Spring herring run makes the ocean come alive with wildlife. Amazing sunsets. Tidal pools. Summer bioluminescence! A 'foodies' delight!...Enjoy visits to a local organic farm stand, winery or fresh fish market in Sidney. Close to amenities, ferry, airport. Near Lochside Trail and Galloping Goose cycle paths.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, german

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Coal Point. Main house (middle), guest cottage (left side), and private island.

    Coal Point. Main house (middle), guest cottage (left side), and private island.

  • South-west exposure of Coal Point property. Winter storm watching at its finest!

    South-west exposure of Coal Point property. Winter storm watching at its finest!

  • Our private island mid-summer. A refuge for birds, mink, otters and sea-lions!

    Our private island mid-summer. A refuge for birds, mink, otters and sea-lions!

  • Livingroom/kitchen

    Livingroom/kitchen

  • Dining nook

    Dining nook

  • Bedroom with changing views of Saanich Inlet.

    Bedroom with changing views of Saanich Inlet.

  • two person soaker tub

    two person soaker tub

  • Beautiful double-rainbow as seen from cottage deck. Ever-changing views!

    Beautiful double-rainbow as seen from cottage deck. Ever-changing views!

  • Coal Point is a birder's paradise. Here a resident woodpecker beside the cabin.

    Coal Point is a birder's paradise. Here a resident woodpecker beside the cabin.

  • Bald eagles, hawks, kingfishers and heron fish regularly from our shoreline.

    Bald eagles, hawks, kingfishers and heron fish regularly from our shoreline.

  • When the jays visit, it is like living in an aviary! Hundreds decend upon us!

    When the jays visit, it is like living in an aviary! Hundreds decend upon us!

  • Spring herring run. The water comes alive! Birds, sea-lions, dolphins, whales!

    Spring herring run. The water comes alive! Birds, sea-lions, dolphins, whales!

  • Coal Point Entrance. Welcome! Herzlich Wilkommen! Bien venue!

    Coal Point Entrance. Welcome! Herzlich Wilkommen! Bien venue!

  • Autumn fog. Looking south from the main lawn. Different view every day!

    Autumn fog. Looking south from the main lawn. Different view every day!

  • Cabin. Surrounded by native vegetation, and abundant wildlife! Relax or explore.

    Cabin. Surrounded by native vegetation, and abundant wildlife! Relax or explore.

  • Livingroom

    Livingroom

  • Picture windows. Perfect for relaxing, reading, writing, wildlife viewing.

    Picture windows. Perfect for relaxing, reading, writing, wildlife viewing.

  • Bedroom view. Fresh ocean air and breezes.  Experience amazing sights and sounds!

    Bedroom view. Fresh ocean air and breezes. Experience amazing sights and sounds!

  • full size shower stall

    full size shower stall

  • Some of our spring native vegetation. Fawn lilies and ferns.

    Some of our spring native vegetation. Fawn lilies and ferns.

  • Waterfowl in abundance. Swans, ducks, Canada geese, loons, cormorants etc.

    Waterfowl in abundance. Swans, ducks, Canada geese, loons, cormorants etc.

  • Nesting Canada geese, otters, seals and sea-lions find refuge on our island

    Nesting Canada geese, otters, seals and sea-lions find refuge on our island

  • Resident great blue heron wades and fishes patiently on our shoreline.

    Resident great blue heron wades and fishes patiently on our shoreline.

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  • Sleeps
    2
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Cottage
Owner
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, french, german
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 05/21/2015
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