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Xanadu Estate - Your Private Suite on 11 Acres for Families, Singles and Romance

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Last updated: 07/13/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

'For he on honey-dew hath fed and drunk the milk of Paradise' (Xanadu - a poem by Samuel Taylor Coleridge)

Enjoy your luxurious, two bedroom, private suite for less than the cost of a B&B. This beautiful self contained Xanadu 1 suite is on a private 11 acre estate in the heart of the Cowichan Valley. You will overlook the dawn on Salt Spring Island, hear the eagles calling, and relax in your own piece of paradise.
NEW * 2nd luxury 2 bedroom suite now also available* The new Xanadu 2 Suite has 2 large bedrooms, a King bed, and a Queen Bed, fireplace and all the same features as Xanadu 1!. Phone for availability as the new suite does not show up on the reservation calendar.

Your suite comes fully equipped with a wall mounted flat screen TV, Denon stereo, DVD player, and numerous games, books and CD's to ensure your relaxation and contentment. You have a beautiful kitchen, refrigerator, white cooktop, stainless steel microwave, pantry, all white crockery and quality utensils. Your spacious 5 piece tiled bathroom comes with luxury towels and amenities.

The master bedroom comes with a superb and deep pillow top luxury queen bed, his and hers closets, and Saltspring Island views.

The second bedroom comes with two twin beds, ipod stereo player, walk in closet, and a comfortable chair to enjoy your garden views.

Sit with a glass of local wine around the glass dining table, ease into the LazyBoy recliner, watch unlimited Netflix movies.

Wander outside to meet the friendly bunnies, birds and deer. Enjoy the warmth of the outdoor fireplace. Enjoy breakfast outside in the sun. For fitness folks there is a trampoline, for the rest of us, comfy lounge chairs.

Stroll down the tree lined driveway, and come to Arbutus Ridge Golf Course, whose entrance is truly just across the road. See how many golf balls you can find en route. Enjoy world class gourmet dining at the many close by wineries, pubs and seaside eateries.

For your convenience, there is a front loading washer and dryer, coffee and tea provided, and even a storage closet for your suitcases. There is a propane barbeque and outdoor play area for children.

For those seeking to escape Winter, Xanadu Estate is in the Cowichan Valley, which means the WARMLANDS, the warmest part of Canada.


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Property Type

  • Estate
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


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

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Double sinks...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Baby Sitting can be arranged.


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


  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • 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
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Golf Course View:

    Xanadu Estate overlooks the rolling hills of Arbutus Ridge Golf Course. We are an easy walk to the Pro Shop and Driving Range. ...moreless

  • Rural:

    Your suite overlooks SaltSpring Island and the Gulf Islands. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snowboarding
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 7 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Outdoor. Free wood...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Free High speed wireless ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Bicycles:

    Free bicycles are available for use. ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Wonderful 18 hole course and driving range. Immediately across the road. We get their golf balls at the bottom of our driveway. ...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Rentals available in nearby Cowichan Bay...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Beautiful large lawn and garden area. Private and peaceful. Lots of room for children to play....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Barbeque is available...moreless

  • Ski & Snowboard:

    About a 2 hour drive away is Mount Washington Ski Resort. ...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Immediately across the road at Arbutus Ridge Golf Course. Year round Tennis dome. ...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Nearby pool with wave pool, water slides, swim pool, steam room, sauna and fitness centre...moreless



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C$890 C$1,690
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning C$35
  • Refundable Damage Deposit C$50
  • Pet Fee C$35
  • Taxes Not included


Rates include ALL fees and taxes.

The rate is $135.00 per night for Double Occupancy WITH NO ADDITIONAL CHARGE FOR UP TO 3 children.

Additional Adults over the age of 18 are $25.00 per night each.

Pets are welcome.

The suite is non smoking.

Please contact us for rates on stays longer than one month.

The owner can not accept Credit Cards

Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

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Last updated: 07/13/2015
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50 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Victoria International
2 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Cobble Stone in Cobble Hill
50 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Swartz Bay to Vancouver
200 Metres
Nearest Golf
Arbutus Ridge Golf Course
1 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Highway 1
200 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Arbutus Ridge Dining Room
100 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Mount Washington Ski Resort
1 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Cherry Point Beach

Car: Necessary

Xanadu Estate is in the Cowichan Valley, which means 'the warmlands'. A very temperate climate ensures year round outdoor pleasures. Come and sample our local wineries, abundant local produce and excellent restaurants. Enjoy the quaintness of seaside villages, see eagles soar and enjoy the magnificent beauty of the surrounding countryside, mountains and ocean.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: I am a semi retired executive computer geek. I lived in Australia for many years, and now call Xanadu my home. I love travelling (49 countries so far), and meeting new people. And, sharing the beauty of this area with guests. Come and enjoy paradise!

Why the Owner Chose Cobble Hill:
Please view the website There you will see the unique beauty of this property and the Cowichan Valley. "Cowichan" means the Warmlands. We have the highest overall average temperatures in Canada. Come and escape winter and enjoy.

The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
You can step outside your suite and see deer and eagles. Friendly bunnies will come up to you looking for a carrot. Relax in an outdoor swing, cook marshmallows on an outdoor fire. Enjoy a cup of tea or a glass of wine in your own private luxurious suite.

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Speaks: english

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  • Peaceful luxury

    Peaceful luxury

  • Exterior of the estate house

    Exterior of the estate house

  • Queen sized comfy bed

    Queen sized comfy bed

  • His and hers sinks.

    His and hers sinks.

  • Kitchen and cooktop.

    Kitchen and cooktop.

  • Views outside your suite

    Views outside your suite

  • Spacious kitchen and eating area

    Spacious kitchen and eating area

  • Christmas at Xanadu

    Christmas at Xanadu

  • Relax and enjoy

    Relax and enjoy

  • Outdoor fireplace for your use

    Outdoor fireplace for your use

  • New Xanadu 2 Suite Living Room

    New Xanadu 2 Suite Living Room

  • New Xanadu 2 Suite.  Step outside to your own patio.

    New Xanadu 2 Suite. Step outside to your own patio.

  • Your own private entrance

    Your own private entrance

  • Views from your suite overlook SaltSpring Island.

    Views from your suite overlook SaltSpring Island.

  • 2nd Bedroom

    2nd Bedroom

  • Clean and spacious

    Clean and spacious

  • Glass topped table

    Glass topped table

  • Eat breakfast on the lawn

    Eat breakfast on the lawn

  • Garden gazebo for relaxing

    Garden gazebo for relaxing

  • Beautiful spring blossoms

    Beautiful spring blossoms

  • New Xanadu 2 Suite kitchen area

    New Xanadu 2 Suite kitchen area

  • New Xanadu 2 suite private patio

    New Xanadu 2 suite private patio

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