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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
"We couldn't imagine a better location. Barb and Barry's beautiful studio suite is so comfortable and relaxing. We thoroughly enjoyed the view from the comfy deck loungers and the luxurious hot tub! Everything you need is right there in this nicely equipped home. Barb and Barry are gracious hosts and we are so thankful they share their lovely home."
Guest: Danielle M.Date of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: August 15, 2015
"My husband and I were looking for a very special vacation home in a great location where our large extended family could celebrate a special family event. We found the ideal place in Phil and Devi's gorgeous Sunshine Coast home. We were warmly greeted by Devi and who gave us a wonderful tour of the house and made everyone feel totally welcome. I was delighted to see the large dining table which had been beautifully set with a lovely, festive theme. Having a table large enough to seat all of the family was a top priority for us.
The house was perfect. The main room has a vaulted ceiling with floor to ceiling windows facing the spectacular inlet and mountains. It is obvious that a great deal of effort was put into creating the beautiful decor. The furniture, especially in the main room, was very comfortable. (I'm sure that in the winter months it is beyond comfy to have friends and family reclining on the large sectional sofa enjoying a roaring fire.) The kitchen is modern, well-stocked, and was able to handle the many cooks who took part in meal preparations. There is a BBQ on the balcony off the kitchen which was big enough to meet the barbecuing needs of our big group.
There was plenty of space for people to gather in large and small groups throughout the house and the children were able to play without disturbing adults. All of the bedrooms were beautifully decorated and comfortable, but the Master Suite was especially enjoyable because of the exquisite view from its balcony, the large whirlpool tub, and a great shower.
The walk to the beach starts with steps going down through an amazing array of plants and flowers. Partway to the beach there is a grassy play area where we could look out at the inlet while sipping drinks and letting the children play. From there a long wooden staircase takes you down to a sandy beach, which can be large or small depending on the tides. The water was amazingly warm and everyone enjoyed kayaking, canoeing, paddle-boarding, and just playing in the water. Going out onto the water in the late evening was a particularly marvelous experience.
Thank you Devi and Phil for providing us the opportunity to enjoy a memorable family celebration in your delightful home and incredible beachfront. It far surpassed our expectations."
Guest: Rita T.Date of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 29, 2015
"We had a lovely and relaxing weekend here at the Sea Star Cottage. Marilyn is delightful. We went out for dinner and upon coming back she had left a blanket on the chair outside as it was a bit chilly....very thoughtful. The view is fantastic, we bbq'd, sat outside and watched the boats and eagles...really lovely. We would not hesitate to come back.
Christl & Mark - North Burnaby"
Guest: ChristlDate of Stay: May 2015Review Submitted: May 21, 2015