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Little Log Cabin on Nile Creek..Close to Beach & Walking Trails

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Last updated: 09/13/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Qualicum Beach cabin description

'The Dragonfly' on Nile Creek, perfect couples getaway. The cabin has a double bed in loft bedroom, pull-out sofa on main level, one full bathroom with tub/shower. The kitchen is well-equipped with stove, fridge, microwave, dishes, cutlery, pots & pans. All linens and towels supplied. Bring your personal care items & your groceries, and your set. Woodstove on main for those chillier evenings. TV as well as games, puzzles, cards and things for the kids. Firepit to roast those marshmallows. Not suitable for young children.

Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 450 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Not Suitable For Children:

            The cabin is best suited for a single person or couple. Children are most welcome, however NOT suitable for young children....moreless

          • Smoking Allowed:

            ONLY outside the cabin!! No smoking at all inside cabin. Sand bucket for butts....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed:

            Sorry, we do not allow pets....moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            No parties!! ...moreless

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

          Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          • Bedroom 1: 1 double, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Loft bedroom upstairs, sofa bed down...moreless

          • The loft bedroom has one double bed, bedside tables, lamps, TV, wooden pegs on wall to hang clothes, clock radio, small dresser....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Has a stacking washer/dryer and hangers for clothing...moreless

          • Towels for bath & beach supplied, hand soap dispenser, hangers, toilet paper, curling iron & blow-dryer and a washer/dryer. ...moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Kitchen
          • Seating for 4 people

          Amenities

          • Towels Provided:

            Bath towels & towels for the beach supplied...moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            All linens, blankets, down comforters....moreless

          • Parking:

            Off street parking in front of cabin...moreless

          • Heating:

            Build in electric heater with fan...moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            Laundry soap provided...moreless

          • Hair Dryer
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Iron & Board
          • Wood Stove

          Other Amenities

              • Whether you come for the fishing, or the festivities in the summer from the street markets to the Sand Castle Competition, there is something for everyone up-island. Just the sheer beauty and peace & quiet will bring you back. Plan on skiing Mt. Washington, we are just over one hour away from ski hill....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Games:

                Crokinole, checkers, board games, cards, crayons. Dart board outside as well as a badminton net with rackets & birds, croquet set....moreless

              • DVD Player:

                A few DVD's in cabin for viewing...moreless

              • Television
              • Satellite / Cable

              Communications

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Golf:

                    Arrowsmith Golf & Country Club as well as several others relatively close....moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Small lawn off to one side....moreless

                  • Bicycles:

                    2 adult bikes with helmets...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Deck / Patio

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Location & View

                      • Waterfront:

                        Nile Creek runs along the back of our property. Great place to sit with your morning coffee, or spent a few hours reading a book. The beach is at the end of our road....moreless

                      Activities

                      • Library
                      • Swimming
                      • Kayaking
                      • Golf
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Tennis
                      • Hiking
                      • Freshwater Fishing
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Groceries
                      • Laundromat
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Antiquing
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Boating
                      • Shopping
                      • Walking
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Museums
                      • Live Theater
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Winery Tours
                      • Recreation Center
                      • Churches
                      • Botanical Garden
                      • Restaurants
                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Ski Season
                      Dec 1 - Jan 30
                      2 night min stay
                      C$90 C$90
                      Sat, Sun
                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay
                      C$85
                      C$490 C$1,800
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Taxes Included

                      Notes:

                      Check-in is 3 pm, Check-out is 12 noon. Please call in advance if you are going to be delayed upon arriving.

                      At this time we accept cash or cheque only.

                      Two adults in cabin, each additional adult person is $15 dollars extra a night.

                      We accept cash, cheque, or e-mail money transfer. If you wish to do e-mail money transfer: dragonfly3895@shaw.ca


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                      Last updated: 09/13/2014
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                      Location

                      53.2 Kilometres
                      Nearest Airport
                      Comox Airport (approx. 48 minutes away)
                      65.2 Kilometres
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Nanaimo (Departure Bay) approx. 55 minute drive
                      1 Kilometres
                      Nearest Beach
                      Beach is right at the far end of our road
                      1.6 Kilometres
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Crown & Anchor approx. 2 minutes away
                      71 Kilometres
                      Nearest Ski
                      Mount Washington Just over an hour away
                      8.6 Kilometres
                      Nearest Golf
                      Arrowsmith Golf & Country Club (10 min away)
                      3.2 Kilometres
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Sandbar Cafe & Art Gallery (3 minutes away)

                      Car: Recommended

                      The world famous Coombs Market with the live goats on the roof is a sure stop for any one staying, and very close is both Spider & Horne Lake with the Horne lake caves for those who dare to go inside. Miles of beach to explore beachcombing. The walking & biking trails just several steps from 'The Dragonfly'. Or just sit by Nile Creek at the back of the property and enjoy a good book. Try some fly fishing at the Nile Creek fly fishing school nearby. Take a 15 drive to the quaint little town of Qualicum browsing through unique shops and a amble supply of restaurants and bistros.

                      Have had a great seven months since opening the 'Dragonfly' and have met some very special folks.

                      Look forward to many years ahead, on sharing the little log cabin. Susan

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2013

                      About the owner: Growing up in the beautiful city of Victoria and now being lucky enough to live in Qualicum has been truly a dream. This island is such a special place, how lucky we are to live on Vancouver Island. We have just purchased our home and the log cabin was a bonus. I had named it the 'Dragonfly' before even seeing the inside of the cabin. Well it was meant to be, as inside hung a beautiful glass shade with none the less a dragonfly !! I felt this little log cabin was just too cute and had to share it with visitors and friends. Hence the 'Dragonfly' is ready for quests.

                      Why the Owner Chose Qualicum Beach:
                      My husband (Rick) and I were living in Nanoose, just south of Parksville, but found we were always heading up this way to bring the dogs for a walk on the great walking trails. We would stop for lunch or a drink at one of the various restaurants or bistros. We felt so at home up this way and met some really nice people. So when our home sold, we found this gem and are truly loving it. The peace and quiet and the sound of Nile creek that surrounds the yard is enchanting.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
                      I quite often just go in and sit in the log cabin.. it reminds me of my childhood and simpler times. We are surrounded with beautiful tall cedars, and of course the babbling creek. I just love the peace and serenity here, as I am sure you will. The beach at one end of our road and a great hiking trail a stones throw from our yard, it just doesn't get any better.


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                      Photos

                      • Sitting area/dining area

                        Sitting area/dining area

                      • Kitchen window at back of cabin.

                        Kitchen window at back of cabin.

                      • Bathroom with tub, shower, washer & dryer

                        Bathroom with tub, shower, washer & dryer

                      • Firepit for roasting those marshmallows or smores !!

                        Firepit for roasting those marshmallows or smores !!

                      • Badminton Net...get your game on !!

                        Badminton Net...get your game on !!

                      • One of the gates to the 'Fairy Garden'

                        One of the gates to the 'Fairy Garden'

                      • Fisherman on the beach, Fly fishing a popular sport here.

                        Fisherman on the beach, Fly fishing a popular sport here.

                      • Nice place for a short stop on the trail...

                        Nice place for a short stop on the trail...

                      • Good supply of dishes, glasses, cutlery, coffee-maker, coffee grinder etc.

                        Good supply of dishes, glasses, cutlery, coffee-maker, coffee grinder etc.

                      • Kitchen stove, fridge& microwave.

                        Kitchen stove, fridge& microwave.

                      • bathroom

                        bathroom

                      • View from loft bedroom

                        View from loft bedroom

                      • Great spot with your morning coffee.. or relax & read a book

                        Great spot with your morning coffee.. or relax & read a book

                      • Bike & walking trail up to Fish Hatchery..just a few steps from 'The Dragonfly

                        Bike & walking trail up to Fish Hatchery..just a few steps from 'The Dragonfly

                      • Our Bailey at one of the many ponds on the walking trail up to fish hatchery.

                        Our Bailey at one of the many ponds on the walking trail up to fish hatchery.

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                      This listing was first published here in 2013.

                      Date last modified - Monday, August 18, 2014

                      C$85 - C$90 per night (CAD)
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                      0 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

                      View calendar: Updated 09/13/14
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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