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Waterfront!! Totally Wheelchair Accessible Suite

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Last updated: 09/04/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Roberts Creek house description

Luxurious 1600 sq. ft. self-contained suite on ground level of waterfront home with 1 large and 1 small covered patio, open kitchen, dining and living room area with wall-mounted 46' Cable TV, gas fireplace, 2 bedrooms each with its own en suite facilities and vanities. The unit is tastefully appointed.

This unit is probably the only non-institutional truly wheelchair accessible accommodation on the Sunshine Coast - and one of very few in the greater Vancouver area - all doors are minimum 36' wide, higher than normal toilets, grab bars in the bathtub areas, and portable equipment rated to capably transporting a person up to 350 pounds between wheelchair and bed, toilet, bath, sofa, floor, etc.

It is located on over 83 feet of walk-on waterfront; the waters of Georgia Strait are literally only a few feet from your front door. This is the nicest and most popular sandy beach in Roberts Creek - and possibly the entire Sunshine Coast. It is renowned as being a relatively safe beach for children as the sandy beach slopes gradually and gently away from the beach for hundreds of feet.

A new boathouse on the property provides free secure storage for your car top rowboat, kayak, canoe, bicycle, fishing gear, etc.

This facility has been inspected and approved by the SCBBCOA.

Go to sleep at night - or wake up in the morning - to the relaxing sound of the waves lapping at the beach. Enjoy the sights and sounds of bald eagles, herons, ducks, Canada geese, woodpeckers, and other birds; the boat traffic including individuals in their canoes, kayaks and other pleasure craft, commercial fish and prawn boats, BC Ferries traveling between the mainland and Nanaimo, freighters, beachcombers, tugs towing barges or logs, cruise ships on their Vancouver/Alaska runs in season; the occasional seal, sea lion, river otter, whale and salmon in the water - and bear, deer, elk, coyotes, raccoons and other wildlife on land - all have been sighted here.

This is an ideal spot to be as active as you wish - or to just relax and commune with nature - and yet be close to all the amenities anyone could desire, including local transit service to/from Sechelt, Gibsons, the ferry terminal at Langdale, etc. The small commercial center of Roberts Creek is less than a 5 minute walk away.

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Wheelchair Accessible:

            totally/completely wheelchair accessible...moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed:

            Medical dogs & seeing eye dogs accepted...moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            Children must be accompanied by parents...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Not 420 friendly...moreless

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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          • Each bedroom contains a queen size bed with top of the line pillow top mattresses, bedside tables, lamps, storage locker, en suite toilet & tub and vanity...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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          • Both bathrooms are en suite, wheelchair accessible with taller than normal toilets, non-jetted soaker tubs with grab bars, exterior vanities with marble counter tops, mirror and blow dryer. ...moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            Complete kitchen with granite counters, abundant cabinets, dishes, cups, glasses, cutlery and utensils, ...moreless

          • Stove:

            full size electric stove...moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            full size refrigerator...moreless

          • Oven:

            In stove...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            4...moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Dishwasher
          • Microwave
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Seating for 4 people

          Amenities

          • Fireplace:

            Gas...moreless

          • Babysitter
          • Iron & Board
          • Hair Dryer
          • Towels Provided
          • Air Conditioning
          • Heating
          • Linens Provided

          Entertainment

          Communications

          Outdoor Features

          • Deck / Patio:

            1 large and 1 small covered patio...moreless

          • Lawn / Garden

          Theme

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

          Location & View

          • Rural:

            Driveway winds between trees from road to house...moreless

          • Oceanfront:

            High water mark only 25 feet from your suite...moreless

          Activities

          • Botanical Garden
          • Laundromat
          • Fitness Center
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services
          • ATM/Bank
          • Snorkeling/Diving
          • Swimming
          • Tennis
          • Sailing
          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Golf
          • Wind-Surfing
          • Water Skiing
          • Mountain Biking
          • Roller Blading
          • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
          • Equestrian Events
          • Fly Fishing
          • Basketball Court
          • Cross Country Skiing
          • Parasailing
          • Kayaking
          • Pier Fishing
          • Snorkeling
          • Hospital
          • Hiking
          • Groceries
          • Whale Watching
          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Library
          • Marina
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Recreation Center
          • Live Theater
          • Restaurants
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Antiquing
          • Eco Tourism
          • Beachcombing
          • Bird Watching
          • Walking
          • Horseback Riding
          • Horseshoes
          • Miniature Golf
          • Shelling
          • Shopping
          • Shuffleboard
          • Scenic Drives
          • Boating
          • Paddle Boating
          • Sight Seeing
          • Wildlife Viewing
          • Ice Skating
           

          Reviews

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          Rental basis: Per property
          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          Summer Season
          Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2014
          3 night min stay
          C$199
          C$1,100 C$4,000
          Standard Rate
          Oct 1 - May 31, 2015
          3 night min stay
          C$149
          C$850 C$3,000
          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

          Additional information about rental rates

          Fees:

          • Tax Rate 5%

          Notes:

          Prices are based on 2 guests. Each additional guest is $10/night.

          Cancellations: Deposits are totally refundable up to 60 days prior to 'arrival' date; 50% refundable if 30-59 days prior to 'arrival' date; and 100% non-refundable if less than 30 days prior to 'arrival' date. No refunds will be considered for premature departure.

          US Funds accepted at par.

          Payment accepted via cash, certified cheque, money order, Visa and MasterCard.

          A 50% deposit is required to confirm a reservation; balance of payment is required 30 days prior to 'arrival' date. If booking within 30 days of 'arrival date, full payment is required. All bookings/reservations are considered tentative until deposit is received and confirmed.


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          Last updated: 09/04/2014
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          Location

          9 Kilometres
          Nearest Airport
          Sechelt
          15 Kilometres
          Nearest Ferry
          Langdale
          50 Kilometres
          Nearest Train
          Amtrack/Via
          2 Kilometres
          Nearest Motorway
          Hwy 101
          10 Metres
          Nearest Beach
          Roberts Creek
          500 Metres
          Nearest Barpub
          Branch 219 Royal Canadian Legion
          20 Kilometres
          Nearest Ski
          Dakota Ridge
          2 Kilometres
          Nearest Golf
          Sunshine Coast Golf & Country Club
          500 Metres
          Nearest Restaurant
          Gumboot Restaurant

          Car: Not Necessary

          Artists and artisans abound in the Roberts Creek area

           

          Owner info

          Year Purchased: 1989

          About the owner: I am a native of the Vancouver area....born in Vancouver, grew up in Richmond, married a girl from Vancouver and raised our family in Richmond We became 'empty nesters' and moved to Roberts Creek in 1989.

          Why the Owner Chose Roberts Creek:
          My wife's extended family had a waterfront property with a rustic 2 bedroom cottage about 1 mile east from here. Her great uncle purchased that property from Union Steamships in the early 1920's - and he built the cottage. My wife spent many of her childhood summers there. My first visit to Roberts Creek was about 1966, I fell in love with the beach - and the environs - and decided this was where I wanted to eventually retire. We looked for a long time...many properties in the area became available but we were very specific in what we wanted; the choice/prime properties on 'sandy beach' seldom 'go on the market'; we waited almost 10 years - and when this one became available in 1989, we bought it. We became 'empty nesters' about this time - all 3 of our children moved out within a year - so before they had a chance to move back in, we moved out! I was fortunate and able to get a (work) transfer to this area about the time we took possession of this property, so we moved here (to the 'old' house on this property). The local 'old guard' tell me it takes 25 years of residency in Roberts Creek to be classified as a 'local' - and not just a 'summer complaint'; by that definition, next year I will finally become a local - or 'Creeker'.

          The Unique Benefits at this House:
          My wife, Kathie, was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer in 2002 - and told she had 6-8 months. Through her attitude, clinical trials, continuous chemotherapy, surgical heroics and perseverance, she lasted over 8 years. I retired in early 2003 to support, spend time and work on her 'bucket list'. One of her items on her 'bucket list' was for me to build - and us to live in - a new architecturally designed wheelchair accessible home...I still call it her 'Taj Mahal'. (I wanted a 1500sq. ft. bungalow - she got her wish; an almost 3400 sq ft mansion.) So we had the existing home moved back about 75 feet, made some modifications to it, and had all overhead services (Hydro, Tel and Cable) placed underground. I spent much of the next 3 1/2 years building this large, luxurious home for her (there were several delays - as travel was also on her 'bucket list'; she loved cruising - and wanted to visit every continent before she left this world - and she did that too!...we went to the last one, Antarctica, 8 months before she passed away). She also realized her dream of living in her 'Taj Mahal' - for over 2 1/2 years before her demise. The name Kamile is partially in her memory: KA - for Kathie; MI - for Mike; and LE for Lesik. I know you will thoroughly enjoy your stay - and continue to make Kamile Waterfront Retreat 'your vacation destination'!!


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          Speaks: english

           

          Photos

          • Living room

            Living room

          • View from your patio

            View from your patio

          • Looking west down the beach

            Looking west down the beach

          • Fireplace & TV; kitchen area in rear

            Fireplace & TV; kitchen area in rear

          • View from the patio

            View from the patio

          • One of the Vanities

            One of the Vanities

          • West bathroom

            West bathroom

          • West bedroom

            West bedroom

          • Kitchen & dining area

            Kitchen & dining area

          • View from the beach

            View from the beach

          VRBO #480852

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          This listing was first published here in 2013.

          Date last modified - Saturday, September 06, 2014

          C$149 - C$199 per night (CAD)
          6

          2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
          Sleeps 4

          View calendar: Updated 09/04/14
          Minimum stay: 3 nights
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