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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
"Just to let readers know that all these reviews are spot on!
We've had 4 heavenly peaceful visits to this "home" at the lake.
Thanks to the (efficient, friendly) owners for making this lake house available and for great memories."
Guest: GeoDate of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 20, 2015
Don't look at any other place if going to Campbell River area
"Been going to Taste of Zanzibar since 2009. Every trip each year has been nothing more than perfect. The house, hosts, privacy and scenery wonderful. Try the place once and you will never go back to any other rental. The only thing bad thing is on the day you leave and you have to place your keys in that little secret hole, and you realize you have to leave (back to Regina). Catherine & Michael"
Guest: Michael & CatherineDate of Stay: March 2015Review Submitted: March 21, 2015
"This beautiful lake house is a treasure. My daughter and I came for two weeks and loved every minute- from the views on the AMAZING veranda to the open concept living space; it was a lovely place to relax. Friends and family would come up to stay for a night or two and everyone loved it. Kim was fantastic with describing the layout, answering questions and responding VERY quickly, and making us feel welcome with all the amenities and extras. Will definitely come back- such a treasure!"
Guest: SWKDate of Stay: September 2015Review Submitted: September 14, 2015
"My family of 4 (including my 3 year old and 5 month old) stayed here for the entire month of May. Our stay was beyond wonderful - where to begin...
First of all, the location can't be beat. Everyday we would start and end our day along Dallas Road. It is literally a 3 minute walk to the waters edge and then you can stroll as long as you like. The Breakwater Cafe was a favourite stop for lunch and coffee breaks. Our daily walks also included trips to James Bay Village for groceries, coffee, snacks and lunch. We walked to the Inner Harbour a few times too, probably 15 min. max to get there (that's walking with a baby stroller and 3 year old). But you only need to drive 5-10min to get to any attraction you really want in downtown Victoria (Inner Harbour, Beacon Hill Park, Cook Street, Fisherman's Wharf etc.)
Secondly, the house itself was just perfect for our needs. It is very well appointed - there was nothing I missed from home that I really needed. The rooms were spacious and clean. Main bathroom with shower was on lower level, which is unconventional, but not a problem. You will spend the majority of your time upstairs which is a very cool layout. It's nice that the living room upstairs doesn't have a TV because it totally encouraged us to visit with each other. WIFI cuts out in the living room, but works well everywhere else. The courtyard is totally underrepresented by the pictures and overview. This hidden oasis was where we spent every other minute. We BBQ'd almost daily, and we sat out every night. You could hear a pin drop as the neighbourhood is so quiet. (Although, you can hear the cruise ship horns, seagulls and the clip-clop of the horse drawn carriages as they tour James Bay.).
Finally, Femke was very easy to deal with - she was helpful with answering my questions prior to the trip so that I could plan what I needed. She really cared that we would have a good time in Victoria and especially at the house.
We would love to come back again!"
Guest: Melanie R.Date of Stay: May 2015Review Submitted: September 14, 2015