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Moor Your Boat in Front of This New 2 Bdrm Suite W. Hot Tub, Pets & Kids Welcome

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View from the deck on a hot summer night.

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Last updated: 04/11/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Nanaimo chateau / country house description

Imagine waking up to the reflection of the sunrise on the ocean. Watch the eagles, heron, kingfishers, ducks even humming birds from this bird watchers paradise. Stay awhile and you are sure to see deer wandering down the beach, otters and seals playing in the ocean.

Enjoy this luxurious 2 bedroom suite designed and decorated to reflect the awesome nature of the surroundings.

The kitchen has beautiful granite countertops and stainless steel appliances include a gas range and of course a dishwasher.

There is also a gas BBQ on the deck and an outdoor wood stove available for summer crab feasts.

The master bedroom includes a queen sized bed, electric fireplace, spacious closet and sitting area with an amazing ocean view.

The second bedroom has two twin beds, with pull-out daybeds. Again, the vaulted ceilings and big windows frame a lovely water view.

The living room is comfortable with leather couches, a flatscreen TV, DVD player and another fireplace.

The yoga/art/dance studio has a separate entrance, mirrored walls, yoga and tumbling mats. It is a peaceful space to stretch, meditate, dance or draw. (please bring your own art supplies)

The hot tub is located at the far end of the house and has a 180 degree infinity ocean view. A lovely spot for either the sunrise or the sunset.

You'll find the trampoline past the fish pond, set in the forest. It is a favourite spot for kids, use at your own risk, but it does have a safety net.

Located just 10 minutes from the Departure Bay and SeaAir terminals, we are as little as a 1/2 hour from Vancouver. Perfect for a rejuvenating weekend away from the busy city.

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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered
  • Smoking Allowed:

    outside decks only...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    Sleeps 4, 2 twin beds both with pull out day beds....moreless

  • Master bedroom: 1 queen

    see details below...moreless

  • The master bedroom with vaulted ceiling, has wonderfully comfortable queen size bed with 1000 thread count sheets, fireplace, large closet and sitting area in front of expansive picture windows. Watch the sunrise from bed, what a way to start your day....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Custom shower, teak vanities.

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Stunning oceanfront property, watch the seals and otters play, deer wander down the beach, eagles soar, or the heron fish from her favorite rock, all while sipping your morning coffee on the deck....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    2 electric fireplaces, one in living room, one in master bedroom...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    yoga/dance studio mirrored walls, yoga and tumbling mats provided...moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    comfortable leather couches, flatscreen tv, dvd player, fireplace, beautiful ocean view...moreless

  • Parking:

    off street...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove:

    outside, perfect for summer crab feasts...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Gas range, granite countertops, under counter lighting, stainless steel appliances, including dishwasher....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven

Outside

  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
standard rate spring
Jan 6 - May 15, 2015
2 night min stay
C$200
C$1,000 C$2,500
high season
May 16 - Oct 15, 2015
2 night min stay
C$300
C$1,500 C$4,000
Fall
Oct 16 - Dec 17, 2015
2 night min stay
C$200
C$1,000 C$2,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning fee C$100
  • Pet Fee C$50
  • Taxes Not included

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 04/11/2015
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Location

30 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
SeaAir 5 km or Nanaimo International 30km
4 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Pipers Lagoon
5 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Departure Bay
5 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Nanaimo
10 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Nanaimo station
3 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Island Highway
2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Amirikos
120 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Mount Washington
Nanaimo
Nearest Beach
Property is walk-on oceanfront, kayaks available

Car: Recommended

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: I traded in a banking career in busy Vancouver to live by the ocean and love life every day. After renovating and designing this property, we converted the west wing into a luxury ocean front suite. Lucky for you! Come and be transformed by a week of pristine west coast beauty.

Why the Owner Chose Nanaimo:
This is a unique south facing property with a virtually private beach. Honestly, we see more deer than people wandering the beach in any given week. The sheltered cove creates a warm, calm bay perfect for swimming, kayaking or mooring your boat off shore. It is a true island experience, without having to drive for hours, or take another ferry. Nanaimo is the second largest city on Vancouver Island and offers delightful entertainment, culinary and adventure options.

The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
We are located only 10 minute from the Departure Bay ferry and SeaAir terminals, so your travel time is minimized. Yet we are far enough from the public beach to give you a true sense of peace and nature. For those sailors who need a weekend on land, what better place to moor and stay.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • View from the deck on a hot summer night.

    View from the deck on a hot summer night.

  • Freedom
Live, laugh, love, you're on vacation.

    Freedom Live, laugh, love, you're on vacation.

  • Kitchen with gas range and dishwasher, you are on vacation after all.

    Kitchen with gas range and dishwasher, you are on vacation after all.

  • yoga/art/dance studio
come and relax in your own way

    yoga/art/dance studio come and relax in your own way

  • Living room, comfortable with leather couches, flat screen TV and fireplace.

    Living room, comfortable with leather couches, flat screen TV and fireplace.

  • Custom shower

    Custom shower

  • Sunrise, always different, always beautiful.

    Sunrise, always different, always beautiful.

  • Deer wandering past the house.

    Deer wandering past the house.

  • Moor your boat, release your land loving crew mates, not everyone loves fishing.

    Moor your boat, release your land loving crew mates, not everyone loves fishing.

  • In suit washer/dryer, a must for anyone traveling over sea or land.

    In suit washer/dryer, a must for anyone traveling over sea or land.

  • Trampoline

    Trampoline

  • Inukshuk

    Inukshuk

  • Hot tub 104 degrees
180 degree ocean view.

    Hot tub 104 degrees 180 degree ocean view.

  • Dining table looks out on front deck with hammock.

    Dining table looks out on front deck with hammock.

  • Master bedroom, queen bed, vaulted ceilings, sitting area, fireplace, great view

    Master bedroom, queen bed, vaulted ceilings, sitting area, fireplace, great view

  • Teak vanities

    Teak vanities

  • Kayaking January 2014, suite is west wing directly above kayaker.

    Kayaking January 2014, suite is west wing directly above kayaker.

  • Half of spare bedroom. Both twin beds have pull out bunks, so room sleeps 4 kids

    Half of spare bedroom. Both twin beds have pull out bunks, so room sleeps 4 kids

  • yoga/art/dance studio
mirrored walls

    yoga/art/dance studio mirrored walls

  • Resident Heron, fishing in her favourite spot.

    Resident Heron, fishing in her favourite spot.

  • Canadian geese and deer, picture taken from the back deck summer 2013.

    Canadian geese and deer, picture taken from the back deck summer 2013.

  • Red sky in morning
sailors take warning

    Red sky in morning sailors take warning

  • Even mesmerizing on a grey day.

    Even mesmerizing on a grey day.

  • Yet another beautiful sunrise.

    Yet another beautiful sunrise.

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  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Chateau / Country House
Owner
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french
  • Response time: Within an hour
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 04/11/2015
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