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Home By The Sea Vacation Rental is the perfect Vancouver Island holiday destination for family vacations,reunions,corporate retreats and celebrations! Located in Black Creek in the beautiful Comox Valley this custom timber frame vacation rental will be home to your special family and holiday memories. Home By the Sea is a new 3,500 sq ft home with 5 bedroom and 4 & 1/2 Bathrooms. It sleeps 12 based on double occupancy and includes a cozy cabin for two. Located across a quiet country road from sandy Saratoga Beach, this home is on a 1 acre property, completely furnished and ready for you, your family, friends or co-workers, Lounge on the covered deck and catch up on your reading or enjoy beach combing, ocean kayaking, wind surfing ,sailing and fishing (just to name a few activities) or just listen to the Bald Eagles talk back and forth in the tops of the surrounding trees and listen to the surf . Saratoga Beach is between Courtenay and Campbell River, both only a 20 minute drive away. We are located in the charming, friendly farming community of Black Creek. A local market, coffee shop,artisan gift shop and liquor store are just a lovely 15 minute walk from Home By the Sea vacation rental.
This home is in a highly desirable vacation destination location in a Vancouver Island beach resort area, close to the Pacific Playground Marina. We are a 10 walk to the Oyster River, which is fed by Mt.Washington mountain streams . Enjoy the spectacle of spawning salmon as you snorkel down the river in the fall, hike the extensive nature trails or just chill in the river on a hot summers day! Visit Mt. Washington Resort, which is only 25 minutes away, and enjoy a chairlift ride to the top and a summer picnic or hike the extensive boardwalk in the alpine meadows, Mountain biking is also available. In the winter Mt Washington boasts record snow base for skiing and boarders.There is even a tube park! The timber frame great room is the heart of the home and faces the Ocean. It has a custom gourmet kitchen with built in appliances and a Jenn Aire cook top in the magnificent 10 foot granite island. An open concept dining room and family room with a corner gas fireplace are next to the covered ocean view 10x26 timber frame deck with natural gas BBQ. Relax and soak in the 2 person Jacuzzi in the Master bedroom while appreciating the ocean view or sunset! Enjoy a 2 person steam shower . When you are ready to retire, set the mood with the 3 sided gas fireplace . There is an adjoining room available with a daybed for a small child who needs to be close to mom and dad. The Master Room has two separate entrances, with private decks for enjoying sunrises and sunsets ! There is also a private, intimate sitting room , with a beautiful ocean view and a Wood Burning/or gas River Rock Fireplace. The second bedroom we call the Retro Room, has its own Private entrance as well and a deck for enjoying quiet evening sunsets. It has a 4 piece bath complete with a retro 6 ft. slipper tub and a 4 ft shower . The side entrance/mud room entrance, with a 2 piece bathroom, is beside the laundry room with front loading machines, conveniently located between the side entrance and kitchen which are connected by 2 pocket doors. The recreation room is fully finished with 3 piece bath ,wet bar, 1 bunk room b with 2 double / bunks and 2 single bunks. In the NASCAR theme recreation room there are 2 fold down Ikea double beds which can become one king bed where you can relax while watching the 52' TV with surround sound .There is a separate entrance to back yard and fire pit and barbecue area from the rec room .
Then there is the ' Lazy Dog' cabin which comes with the house rental.The cabin has new kitchen appliances and new 3 piece bath and queen sleigh bed .It has its own cedar deck, ocean view and access to the back yard outdoor kitchen with natural gas barbecue, sink ,oven and granite work station.The large patio has two tables to seat large groups.There is also a fire-pit for roasting those hot-dogs and marshmallows!
We are across the road from the beach front and are up high so you can see, feel and hear the ocean..Just walk across the street to explore Saratoga Beach. 'Home by the Sea' is truly a wonderful Black Creek vacation rental home and we would love to share it with you! This is strictly a non smoking vacation home. We provide a covered smoking area outside for our smoking guests.
* outdoor shower is for rinsing off sand from beach...moreless
* Outdoor shower behind cabin to rinse off after being at the beach
*Hot Water Heated Tile and Oak floors,Heat Recovery and Ventilation System
*5 Burner Jenn Air Natural Gas Cook Top
*Instant Hot Water
*In House Massage by appointment only depending on availability...moreless
Lots of spaces for family and friends to gather. Great Room has a fabric couch, love seat and chair. Sitting Room has a leather couch, love seat, chair and footstool. Rec Room has 2 double futons...moreless
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This new, custom built 4 bedroom vacation rentals home is in Black Creek on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada just steps from sandy, sunny Saratoga Beach.
Home by the Sea is a graciously appointed vacation rental in the renowned Saratoga Beach resort area on the east coast of Vancouver Island between the Comox Valley and Campbell River. This custom timber frame home is just across a quiet country road from a peaceful white sand beach. It sleeps up to 12 and is the perfect vacation home for family vacations, family reunions, corporate retreats and celebrations on Vancouver Island, BC!
Our executive Saratoga Beach vacation home rental is custom designed and professionally decorated to make special vacation memories.
Located on a slight rise and boasting an incredible ocean view from the large, covered deck this desirable 3500 sq ft vacation rental home is on a 1 acre property with plenty of privacy. The home sleeps a maximum of 12 based on double occupancy with 4 separate sleeping quarters, plus a private cabin for two!
Welcome to Black Creek, Vancouver Island, BC!
Saratoga Beach is about halfway between Courtenay and Campbell River on the central east coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Both communities offer shopping and dining just a 20 minute drive away. We are in the heart of the charming, friendly, farming community of Black Creek and a there is a local market, coffee shop, artisan gift shop and liquor store just a lovely 15 minute walk from the beach house.
If you want more than lounging on Saratoga Beach listening to the surf or reading on your private deck and watching the Bald Eagles you’ll be happy with the active lifestyle Vancouver Island offers. We invite you to enjoy beach combing, ocean kayaking, wind surfing, sailing, scuba diving, boating, salmon fishing, golfing and more.
Year Purchased: 2007
About the owner: I Love being near the ocean! I love nature and animals and music.
I feel so blessed to spend time here just walking on the beach or having a cozy fire and enjoying some wine with friends.
Why the Owner Chose Black Creek: I love the island , the attitude of the beautiful people there, the relaxed ,easy going island speed .... I love to just just relax listen to music and do nothing.... just enjoy life.... It's a place to relax and walk on the beach.