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1 Block to Beach, Backs Onto Eagle Conservation Forest, Walk to Marina & Estuary

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Front of the house on a sunny winter day.

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Last updated: 06/19/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Qualicum Beach house description

Comfortable, quiet home, one block from Columbia beach public access, nature walks, marina, and a 5 min drive to spectacular Oceanside Parksville and Qualicum beaches.
Well equipped modern kitchen with seating for 8, and outdoor gas grill.
Private patio backing onto nature reserve.
2 king bed suites, each with private ensuite bathroom.
Double bed in 3rd bedroom.
Cozy gas fireplace and entertainment unit with surround sound in great room. Stereo and TV in upstairs suite.
Soaker tub in downstairs suite.
Picnic cooler, beach towels and 4 beach chairs available.
Portable gas grill, crab cooker available on request.
Washer and dryer on site.
Free Wi-Fi.
Secure garage parking.

A good tip for planning your vacation to our area would be to look at some local event calendars. I would suggest starting with these:
visitparksvillequalicumbeach.ca
arrowsmithcalendar.com
rdnyouth.bc.ca
whatsondigest.com
rdn.bc.ca/recreation

We also have regular street markets all summer.
The Craig Street Market, every Tuesday evening from 6 to 9 pm., starting June 17-Aug 26.

Qualicum Beach Artisan Market - every Friday evening 3-8 pm starting June 27 and runs for 10 weeks.

Errington Farmers Market - every Saturday from 10 am to 1 pm, starts May 3-Sept 27. this market has been running for over 40 years, and has live music and is a nice outing. It is at 1390 Errington Rd.

Qualicum Beach Farmers Market - Runs year round, but is a street market in the summer every Saturday morning starting at 8:30- 12 ish. Located next to the community hall in QB.

Qualicum Beach Uptown Market - every Thursday evening from 6-9pm. This market also has live music and entertainment. Starts July 3-Aug 29.
I have probably missed a few but this should get you started!!

Property Type

  • House
  • 1650 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Pets Not Allowed:

            For the comfort of other guests we would request no pets...moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            25 years old for the primary renter...moreless

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 king

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          • Bedroom 3: 1 double

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          • Beds for 6 adults. We can accommodate small children either on mats on the floor or cuddled up in the king beds with parents. Upstairs suite has carpet floor and many children have slept well there already!!...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Pantry Items:

            some pantry items available, spices, ziplock baggies, paper towel. Non perishable items only...moreless

          • Coffee Maker:

            2 coffee makers, one for single and also a larger carafe. Coffee grinder also available...moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            big fridge with ice maker and also a bar fridge...moreless

          • Dining:

            chairs for 6 at the table, and 2 at the island...moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            setting for 8...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            8...moreless

          • Dishwasher
          • Toaster
          • Seating for 8 people

          Amenities

          • Living Room
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board

          Other Amenities

              • This home is a great location for nature and beach walks, and bird watching. Great for using as a home base for seeing our beautiful islands...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Television:

                USB port in receiver for personal music or video and HDMI connection also available for computer video watching...moreless

              • Books:

                small library of novels, not much...moreless

              Communications

              Outdoor Features

              • Water Sports Gear:

                Could supply various lifejackets upon request. Skimboard for sandy beach. Make a suggestion?...moreless

              • Lawn / Garden:

                small area of grass...moreless

              • Deck / Patio

              Theme

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

              Location & View

                  • Ocean View:

                    peek a boo view from the upstairs bedroom ...moreless

                  Activities

                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Groceries
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Roller Blading
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Golf
                  • Tennis
                  • Rafting
                  • Kayaking
                  • Sailing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Cycling
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Hiking
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Fishing
                  • Laundromat
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Churches
                  • Library
                  • Marina
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Water Parks
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Restaurants
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Walking
                  • Whale Watching
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Boating
                  • Shelling
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Antiquing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Racquetball
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  high
                  Jun 21 - Sep 8, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  C$1,450
                  Fall
                  Sep 9 - Oct 30, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  C$1,050 C$3,000
                  My Standard Rate
                  7 night min stay

                  C$1,450
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • housekeeping C$125
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit C$300
                  • Taxes Included

                  Notes:

                  Payment is accepted by E-money transfer, check or money order.

                  The 3 day pricing is for off season only, after Sept 9th. up until Oct 30th. Thanks again for considering our home.

                  Booking fee of $300.00 should be received by us within 5 days of booking. This becomes your damage deposit once you arrive. This is returned to you within 2 weeks of departure should there be no damages to our home.

                  50% of the total reservation is due within 60 days prior to start of vacation. Final payment in full is due 30 days before arrival.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 06/19/2014
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                  Location

                  5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Airport
                  Qualicum
                  40 Kilometres
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Departure Bay Nanaimo via Horseshoe Bay Vancouver
                  7 Kilometres
                  Nearest Train
                  0.5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Motorway
                  1 Kilometres
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Boars Head Pub French Creek Marina
                  80 Kilometres
                  Nearest Ski
                  Mt. Washington
                  2 Kilometres
                  Nearest Golf
                  Eaglecrest and Morningstar
                  1 Kilometres
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Creek House. French Creek Marina

                  See links to local websites, or please send an email with your specific interests and we will help if we can. There is just too much to list.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2005

                  About the owner: Semi-retired long term locals, with grown children and grandchildren all living in the local area too. Kirk came from Saskatoon after high school, and fell in love with this area and stayed. Gail has been living in this local area since childhood. We both know and love Vancouver Island and are happy to share our knowledge and home to make your vacation the best it can be. In the summer while you are here enjoying our beach home, we will be enjoying ourselves at our recreational property at one of our local lakes.

                  Why the Owner Chose Qualicum Beach:
                  We love to be close to the beach and the fish market at the marina. We enjoy the natural surroundings and wildlife of the forest in our private backyard.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  Very central quiet location close to the beach. Private backyard with lots of birds. Enjoy nature without leaving our neighborhood. Well equipped modern house. Very central location to many attractions, such as the Pacific Rim National Park,Tofino, and Cathedral Grove. 7 golf courses within half an hour. The Canadian Open Sand Sculpting Competition and Exhibition is scheduled for July 12-Aug 17th this year. Check our local links to find out what entertainment and events are also planned for this year.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • Front of the house on a sunny winter day.

                    Front of the house on a sunny winter day.

                  • dining table set for 6

                    dining table set for 6

                  • Great room with cozy gas fireplace

                    Great room with cozy gas fireplace

                  • master bedroom with forest view

                    master bedroom with forest view

                  • master bath with soaker tub and walk in shower

                    master bath with soaker tub and walk in shower

                  • Powder room

                    Powder room

                  • Upstairs ensuite bathroom with shower

                    Upstairs ensuite bathroom with shower

                  • In house laundry

                    In house laundry

                  • Columbia Beach with the winter view of the mountains and Hornby Island

                    Columbia Beach with the winter view of the mountains and Hornby Island

                  • clear easy access to Columbia Beach. The trees on the left are in our backyard

                    clear easy access to Columbia Beach. The trees on the left are in our backyard

                  • Back patio in the winter

                    Back patio in the winter

                  • visiting quail family in our yard in the spring

                    visiting quail family in our yard in the spring

                  • Kitchen with pantry, microwave convection oven and regular oven and bar fridge

                    Kitchen with pantry, microwave convection oven and regular oven and bar fridge

                  • well equipped kitchen with 5 burner gas cooktop

                    well equipped kitchen with 5 burner gas cooktop

                  • Great room

                    Great room

                  • master bedroom with door to patio

                    master bedroom with door to patio

                  • double bed

                    double bed

                  • Upstairs king bed suite with private ensuite bathroom

                    Upstairs king bed suite with private ensuite bathroom

                  • peek a boo ocean view from upstairs bedroom

                    peek a boo ocean view from upstairs bedroom

                  • closest access to Columbia Beach, 2 houses away

                    closest access to Columbia Beach, 2 houses away

                  • Columbia Beach access with picnic table

                    Columbia Beach access with picnic table

                  • View of the marina just a short walk

                    View of the marina just a short walk

                  • resident eagle pair

                    resident eagle pair

                  • common sighting of mature pilated woodpecker in our yard

                    common sighting of mature pilated woodpecker in our yard

                  VRBO #566817

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                  This listing was first published here in 2014.

                  Date last modified - Thursday, June 19, 2014

                  C$1,050 - C$1,450 per week (CAD)
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                  3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

                  View calendar: Updated 06/19/14
                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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