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Plum Tree Cottage is one of 14 stilt homes located right in the centre of Cowichan Bay. Originally built at the turn of the century it has been lovingly renovated over the years. At high tide, the ocean comes right under the cottage and the water is virtually under your doorstep. There is a 50 foot dock accessible off the large deck. The cottage is about 1000 sq. ft; has 2 bedrooms upstairs, one of which faces the water with a fabulous water view. Both have a queen bed.
The main floor consists of a funky kitchen with all the amenities and recent newly-purchased appliances. The living room has a comfortable seating area, chesterfield and lounge chairs and a wood burning airtight. WIFI is available free of charge. There is a built in flat screen TV with CD and DVD player.
A dining room table has an awesome view over the Bay and seats 4. Outside, the large, seaside deck boasts patio furniture and a propane BBQ.
Guests have free moorage at the private dock for power boats up to 28 feet
Christmas/New Years Dec 20 - Jan 4, 2015 2 night min stay
Off Peak Jan 5 - Apr 30, 2015 2 night min stay
High Season May 1 - Oct 31, 2015 2 night min stay
Off Peak Nov 1 - Dec 18, 2015 2 night min stay
Christmas/New Years Dec 19 - Jan 3, 2016 2 night min stay
My Standard Rate 1 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Pet cleaning fee/stayC$25
Rates quoted are for 2 or less guests. If more than 2 guests, add $25 per person per night.
Pets are most welcome if they are clean and are not shedding - Pets need to be approved by owner upon booking. There is a one time fee of $25 / stay if you have a pet (or pets) to cover the additional cost of cleaning.
There is an additional short term cleaning fee of $50 for stays of 2 days or less.
$200 non-refundable deposit upon booking; balance upon arrival. Cash or personal cheque only.
Sorry but we do not take credit cards.
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Plum Tree cottage is located in the historic Village of Cowichan Bay where one can dine on great seafood in a casual, seaside setting or grab a burger or an ice cream cone on the run. An art gallery, maritime museum, kayak rentals, whale watching tours, boutique shopping and lots of walking trails are available to entertain you.
Year Purchased: 2007
Why the Owner Chose Cowichan Bay: In the summer of 2013, Plum Tree Cottage was featured in CBC TV's, weekly and very popular, national production 'My Retreat' which is a documentary about the best and most unique vacation retreats in Canada.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage: Come by water ...... or come by road. It is very quiet. The cottage is very popular with just-married couples on their honeymoon retreat.