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A Tranquil Garden Retreat for Recreation and Relaxation.

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Last updated: 09/07/2014
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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Quadra Island house description

An exuberant west coast garden surrounds this spacious three bedroom home. The tranquil setting of house and garden on the front two acres blends naturally into the forest and attracts a variety of birds. Patios and garden nooks invite relaxation and el fresco dining. The gardens include a badminton court, horseshoe pitch and outdoor hot tub.

You can harvest fresh herbs and berries from the organic garden to garnish your salads. Our deep well provides excellent drinking water. We support responsible environmental efforts by recycling, composting and using organic methods throughout the gardens.

Well-maintained walking trails meander over creeks and through an undergrowth of ferns, old growth stumps and second growth trees on the back seven acres. Just across the road, there is a beach access trail to the ocean shoreline. At low tide, you can walk out to Heriot Island and explore an amazing array of inter-tidal life.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            Lots of room in the garden to play. The front two acres are fenced....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered:

            Well behaved pets are considered. Pets are not allowed in the bedrooms or on the furniture. ...moreless

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Entertainment

          • Books
          • DVD Player
          • Games:

            A wide selection of children and adult board games....moreless

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

          Theme

          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Romantic

          Attractions

          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Library
          • Marina
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Recreation Center
          • Restaurants
          • Winery Tours

          Local Services & Businesses

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

          Leisure Activities

          • Beachcombing
          • Bird Watching
          • Boating
          • Eco Tourism
          • Horseshoes
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

          • Rural

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Basketball Court
          • Cycling
          • Deepsea Fishing
          • Fishing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Golf
          • Hiking
          • Kayaking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
          • Snorkeling
          • Snorkeling/Diving
          • Swimming
          • Tennis

          Dining

          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 6 people

          General

          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided
          • Living Room
          • Parking
          • Telephone
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine
          • Wood Stove:

            Not used in the summer...moreless

          Kitchen

          • Coffee Maker
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Dishwasher

          Outside

          • Deck / Patio:

            A patio for relaxing and a patio for el fresco dining....moreless

          • Golf:

            Quadra Island Golf Course, 10 minute drive...moreless

          • Kayak / Canoe:

            Kayak and canoe rentals nearby....moreless

          • Lawn / Garden:

            Extensive lawn and garden for play and relaxing. Badminton and bocce provided....moreless

          • Outdoor Grill
          • Tennis:

            10 minute drive, located near the community centre....moreless

          Pool / Spa

               

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               $165.00 per night - 3 night minimum 
              Personal cheque or cash accepted. 
              Closed October to June.
              

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              Location

              20 Kilometres
              Nearest Airport
              Campbell River Airport
              2 Kilometres
              Nearest Barpub
              Heriot Bay Inn
              2 Kilometres
              Nearest Ferry
              Cortes Island ferry (Campbell River ferry 10 km)
              8 Kilometres
              Nearest Golf
              Quadra Island Golf Course
              10 Kilometres
              Nearest Motorway
              Campbell River
              2 Kilometres
              Nearest Restaurant
              Heriot Bay Inn
              500 Metres
              Nearest Beach
              Ten minute trail walk across the road

              Car: Recommended

              Quadra Island offers a wide range of recreational opportunities, fishing, kayaking on the ocean, canoeing on the lakes, swimming, cycling, hiking trails and golf. There are artist studios featuring pottery, glass works, paintings and more.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 1980

              About the owner: We moved to Quadra Island in 1980 choosing the community and island life style in which to raise our children. Now retired, we enjoy winter travel and in the summer offer our home to visitors.

              Why the Owner Chose Quadra Island:
              On our first walk through this 9 acre property we were enchanted with the ferns, forest and streams surrounding the home site. Over the past 33 years, we have developed the gardens and a network of trails that visit favourite trees and special places.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              All rooms of the house have garden views. The badminton court, horseshoe pitch and bocce game invite recreation. The hot tub and patios encourage relaxation while the garden graces it all.


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              Speaks: english

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              Photos

              • Living room

                Living room

              • Dining

                Dining

              • 2nd bedroom

                2nd bedroom

              • Patio and hot tub

                Patio and hot tub

              • Walkway

                Walkway

              • patio

                patio

              • Kitchen

                Kitchen

              • Master bedroom with ensuite

                Master bedroom with ensuite

              • Upstairs bedroom

                Upstairs bedroom

              • Pond

                Pond

              • Fernwood Gardens home

                Fernwood Gardens home

              VRBO #464993

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              This listing was first published here in 2013.

              Date last modified - Monday, September 29, 2014

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              3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

              View calendar: Updated 09/07/14
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              Member since: 2013
              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated 09/07/2014
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