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Family Friendly Lakefront Paradise on the Shores of Bc's Warmest Lake!

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Last updated: 06/06/2014
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Sproat Lake estate description

Come Experience a 2.5 acre private Paradise on the shores of one of BC's warmest lakes. 27C - 80 F in the summer!

The house is 3 bedrooms and sleeps 8.

You'll find a fully loaded large kitchen thats big enough to cook for several families, lake facing 300 sqft. patio with BBQ, spacious entertainment room, and large den with a fireplace for entertaining or relaxing. You have a large private wharf perfect for hot summer dock days, complete with boat parking, and swimming ladders.

Our location is set perfectly between great consistent flat water for boat sports, the Coulson Flying tankers, Sproat lake provincial park, and the Westbay convenience and liqueur store. All accessible by boat, canoe, or 5 min drive.

We have wifi internet and a TV / entertainment centre.

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Estate
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Children Welcome:

            swing sets, and sand on the beach!...moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


          • Non Smoking Only
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Pets Considered

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub


          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

            ensuite to the master...moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            Full for up to 8 people, Pots and pans, Serving and cooking utensils...moreless

          • Coffee Maker:

            French Press...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:


          • Dining
          • Kitchen
          • Dishwasher
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Seating for 8 people


          • Living Room:

            there are a large living room and a den. Both have fantastic lake views and large windows. 8 ppl are comfortable in either...moreless

          • Parking:

            Covered car port. 11ft...moreless

          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Fireplace
          • Heating
          • Linens Provided


          • DVD Player


              • Internet

              Outdoor Features

              • Lawn / Garden:

                Two lawns, one in front and one behind make for lots of room for summer sports and games....moreless

              • Boat:

                Boat Rentals are available in the area. Please ask...moreless

              • Golf:

                Cherry Creek and the Holies are the two closest. ...moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                300 sqft covered deck...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill


              • Family
              • Away From It All
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions
              • Adventure

              Location & View

              • Lake View:

                the view of the lake from the 300sqft patio is peaceful and serene. calm quiet evening sunsets turn the sky and reflections on the water to a deep orange...moreless

              • Mountain View:

                Views of Mt. Aerosmith, Fosley Park, Clitsa and many more. An appealing draw for hikes to the highest point on the Island or to the waterfalls at Fosley...moreless

              • Lakefront:

                the house is steps from Sproat lake and the wharfs that stretch out to great sunny swim platforms and the slip. perfect for hot sunny dock days!...moreless


              • Restaurants
              • Mountaineering
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Golf
              • Fishing
              • Tennis
              • Jet Skiing
              • Hiking
              • Fly Fishing
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Rock Climbing
              • ATM/Bank
              • Laundromat
              • Hospital
              • Groceries
              • Sight Seeing
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Scenic Drives
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Freshwater Fishing


              Write a review 5
              from 3 traveler reviews
              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Jul 1 - Sep 7, 2014
              7 night min stay

              Sep 8 - Sep 8, 2014
              1 night min stay
              C$99 C$175
              Fri, Sat

              Changeover Day: Sunday

              My Standard Rate
              2 night min stay

              Additional information about rental rates


              • Cleaning Fee C$120
              • Taxes Included


              50% deposit is due 60 days in advance and full payment 30days prior to your stay. Reservations are guaranteed at the time of deposit. If you are unable to make your stay we are happy to apply your deposit towards your stay at a later date. We accept cheque, credit card, wire transfers as well as email money transfers from Canadian Guests

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              Last updated: 06/06/2014
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              113 Kilometres
              Nearest Airport
              Courtney Comox
              85 Kilometres
              Nearest Ferry
              800 Metres
              Nearest Motorway
              Highway 4
              5 Metres
              Nearest Beach
              You're there!
              3 Kilometres
              Nearest Barpub
              113 Kilometres
              Nearest Ski
              Mt Washington
              20 Kilometres
              Nearest Golf
              Cherry Creek

              Car: Recommended

              the lakefront house is located right in the hub of all the action on Vancouver Island. At your doorstep is great wakeboarding, waterskiing, gorgeous hikes to the highest peaks on vancouver island or to easily accessible waterfalls. There is also a provincial park a short 1 mile walk that features ancient First Nations petroglyphs. There is a good local boat rental if you are looking for a ski or touring boat or even a houseboat to head out and tour the lake. On the property we have long wharfs the streatch out from the beach for excellent swimming, tan maintenance, parking the boat or watching the sun come up with a hot cup of coffee. large lawns are a great place for summer games and there is a swing set for the kids as well.

              Port Alberni is world renown as the Salmon Capital of the pacific. If ocean Salmon fishing is your thing this place is a bucket list destination. During the runs, fly fishing for 30lb Steel head in the local rivers is a unique experience as well. Summer surfing in Tofino is easily accessible for beginners and there are spots most advanced riders will also enjoy. Surfing is only about an hour down the road. Lots of days you can surf a clean morning break, be back on the property for some relaxing dock time and head out for a glassy wakeboard session in the late afternoon.

              With so much to do its amazing that we spend most of our days just loving life on the property. But when you see this place for the first time, you'll understand its magical draw. There are few places we have ever been that match a hot summer day sitting at the end of the docks at Sproat Lake.


              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2013

              About the owner: I grew up in Calgary, Alberta and, Like any calgarian then, in the mountains, on the rivers and in the snow. Growing up here was all about being outside with your friends. I was fortunate enough to spend my summers on a lake in northern alberta with my family. It made me want to create the same kind of place for my family and friends and now I have that opportunity. Professionally, I'm an advertising and portrait photographer. We split out time ,living in Asia and Canada with other adventures making up our year.

              Why the Owner Chose Sproat Lake:
              Sproat lake has been part of my wife's family life for more than twenty years, and thankfully mine for the last 12. Our family has a large property where we have spent our summers falling in love with everything this magical part of the world has to offer. We had always dreamed of owning one of the properties next door, scarcely believing it would ever become a reality, especially this one. Last year our dream came true when we were able to purchase our dream from a good friend and neighbour. This is really the perfect spot. Easy access, uncrowded, there is a picture perfect stream that runs through the back of our dream lot. Holly, huge pacific cedars, a well maintained large house, and of course, in our opinion, the most beautiful lake we could find.

              The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
              When I'm not there, I miss evenings having family dinners on the 300 sqft. patio, looking out at the sunset sky. We love our summer days out on the long wharfs over calm water. There are huge window in the living room and den that look out over the lake. The windows allow the lake to be part of every minute spent here. Watching the kids and their friends play on the open lawns, the stream that cuts through the back, theres no place like it.

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              Speaks: english


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              This listing was first published here in 2013.

              Date last modified - Friday, April 18, 2014

              C$99 - C$328 per night (CAD)

              3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 8

              View calendar: Updated 06/06/14
              Minimum stay: 1-7 nights
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