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Whale Pod Chalet at Oaks Bluff

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Last updated: 06/11/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

The Buddha cottage can be rented seperatly our in conjunction with the lodge. Oaks Bluff Lodge sits high on an oceanfront cliff overlooking Swanson Channel and encompasses one of the most spectacular views in British Columbia. Starting from the San Juan Islands and onward to the Olympic Peninsula, Victora, and southern Vancouver Island as far north as Nanaimo, the Canadian Gulf Islands, over to the mountains of the lower mainland and south to Mount Baker, this magnificent 360 degree view will take your breath away! You can watch the ferries, cruise ships, fishing boats, killer whales, eagles and pleasure craft go by as you soak up the southern sun.

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Property Type

  • Chalet
  • 4000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage
  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered
  • Smoking Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18, Beds for 6-18

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library:

    Netflix is available, web capable box connected to the main screen...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Netflix is available, web capable box connected to the main screen...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Netflix is available, web capable box connected to the main screen...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Netflix is available, web capable box connected to the main screen...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront:

    Pender Island has over 30 public beaches 5 to 25 minutes away ...moreless

  • Lakefront:

    Magic Lake dock is a 15 minute walk through the woods or a 5 minute car ride. ...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    360 degree panoramic with over six mountain ranges including Whistler, Olympia, Vancouver Island...moreless

  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 24 people

General

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Covered Parking
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

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  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Golf
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Sauna
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • Jetted Tub
 

Reviews

Write a review 5
from 9 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season
Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2015
2 night min stay
C$360 C$900
Fri, Sat
C$2,500 C$9,000

Changeover Day: Monday


Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$75 per night, per additional guest

September
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2015
2 night min stay
C$325 C$500
Fri, Sat
C$2,275 C$7,000

Changeover Day: Monday


Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$75 per night, per additional guest

Xmas & New Year
Dec 21 - Jan 5
2 night min stay
C$350 C$350
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
C$1,750
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
C$300 C$350
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
C$2,150 C$8,400
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning fee C$125 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit C$500
  • Pet Fee C$50
  • Tax Rate 5%

Notes:

We cater for small weddings up to 50 people, in combination of the lodge and Buddha Cottage. We also do yoga, spiritual retreats, whale watching and whatever your interest is. Please call toll free 1-866-228-4397 . Our professional staff can accommodate all your needs including catering, boat charters, counselors, planners, massage etc. Thank you for your interest in our property.

$500 damage/cleaning deposit low season/weekends

$1000 damage/cleaning deposit high season/special events


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Calendar

Last updated: 06/11/2015
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21 Unavailable
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Location

20 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Victoria International Airport
20 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Poets Cove
20 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
B.C. Ferries info phone 1-888-223-3779
5 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Pender Island Golf 250-629-6659 Disk Golf 27 hole
30 Kilometres
Nearest Train
VIA Rail 1-800-842-7245
30 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Pat Bay Highway via Ferry
10 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Pender Sushi 250-629-6263
150 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Mount Washington
5 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
over 30 public beachs within 5 to 30 kilometers

Car: Recommended

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1978

About the owner: I designed and built this house after buying and selling 21 other properties on Pender Island. I am originally from Antigonish Nova Scotia,and Pender Island reminds me of back home.

Why the Owner Chose Pender Islands:
Enjoy a unique stay with a very welcome host.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish, arabic

Links to more information:

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Front Deck area

    Front Deck area

  • Main Dining Area

    Main Dining Area

  • Lounge off of kitchen

    Lounge off of kitchen

  • Upper Level Living Room

    Upper Level Living Room

  • 360* view Tower and Hot Tub

    360* view Tower and Hot Tub

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • View from Oaksbluff of Gulf Islands

    View from Oaksbluff of Gulf Islands

  • Wrap-around deck provides amazing view

    Wrap-around deck provides amazing view

  • Kitchen with microwave and coffee maker

    Kitchen with microwave and coffee maker

  • Top Deck with Hot Tub

    Top Deck with Hot Tub

  • Ground Level Bedroom

    Ground Level Bedroom

VRBO #51257

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This listing was first published here in 2004.

Date last modified - Tuesday, June 30, 2015

C$300 - C$900 per night (CAD)
Minimum stay: 2 nights
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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    18
  • Bedrooms
    6
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
    Chalet
Owner
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english, spanish, arabic
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 06/11/2015
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Whale Pod Chalet at Oaks Bluff

Pender Islands #51257

6 BR  3.5 BA  Sleeps 18

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