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Lighthouse Keeper's Cottage On The Beach

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2

UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT AND NEW RATES (shown in USD)

We are pleased to announce that Raeanne House, born and raised on Saturna, is our new manager. You will find that Raeanne will make sure all your cottage needs are taken care of during your stay.

Moby Doll is now called the Lighthouse Keeper's Cottage in honour of it's origin as the original home of the East Point Park lighthouse keeper. The cottage was moved to it's new location, right beside East Point Park, many years ago and now provides guests with the opportunity to experience a bit of Saturna history on their holiday.

Imagine waking up to the sound of the waves lapping on the beach in front of your cottage. Enjoy a cup of coffee (or wine!) while watching the sunset over the ocean out of the big picture window in the living room. The cottage offers you a cozy getaway with easy access to East Point Park, which renown for its Orca watching.

Features of the cottage are; a comfortable queen bed with a feather top duvet, three piece bathroom, full kitchen with dining area, and a large living room with a pull out sofa and electric fireplace. There is also a deck off the kitchen with a picnic table for outdoor dining. All linens and towels, as well as bottled water, ​are provided.

Now all you have to do is pick an available time and pack your bags. Your Saturna adventure awaits you at the Lighthouse Keeper's Cottage.

More Details

Owner
Kathryn Casey
Member since: 2016
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
October 26, 2017

Amenities

Southern Gulf Islands Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
Outside:
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...

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Lighthouse Keeper's Cottage On The Beach
average rating of 4.4 based on 10 reviews
5

Cute little cottage in an amazing location!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing stay on Saturna!

It started with a booking error on our end, which led us to arrive a day too early. The staff, Kathryn and Raeanne, were very friendly and incredibly helpful in finding us a last minute place to stay overnight until our booking actually started. Thank you to them both!

The cabin was well kept, and very quaint and comfortable. It was cozy for laid-back evenings, and lazy mornings. The view was amazing as well! It was just a short walk from the beach and East point, so there was lots of exploring to be done. The location was also very peaceful for a nice little escape from the city.

It was definitely the perfect little getaway! We are already looking forward to our next visit!

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Loved it. Beautiful views and great location for a get away.

  • 3 of 5

Pretty humble and sparse cabin. Could use a refresh and a few more games and possibly a TV minitor to plug computer into.

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Quiet while we were there, cannot surpass the beautiful area - next to a light house point.

  • 5 of 5

fine

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

I mean... What a place!!

  • 4 of 5

Can't get better than that :)

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Victoria, British Columbia
5

Elemental, Austere Beauty Neighbouring East Point Park

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I were married and chose to tour through the Gulf Islands for our honeymoon. Of the 12 nights we toured the Gulf Islands, we stayed 5 nights on Saturna in Cottages 3 and 4.

One Cottage had a newer, roomier interior -- with the cutest kitchen nook at corner windows where you can eat breakfast, watch orcas, porpoises, otters, and blue herons -- and the other was the Lighthouse Keeper's Cottage, which was very quaint. We preferred the first one, but our experience in both was memorably excellent.

We LOVED staying here, meters from the sea in both cottages (as they neighbour each other). Truly, a spectacular experience.

We cycled from Oak Bay in Victoria to Saturna's East Point. As I was hauling a 100-plus-pound trailer attached to my bike, I won't pretend that some of the hills on Saturna didn't conquer me. However, vehicle traffic is minimal so I had the ease to pedal and sweat when I needed to, and ocean-side views were a constant. The air CHANGED as we were under the arches of the forest, greener, fresher. When we arrived at these cottages, I said, "Totally worth it!"

The cottages have everything you might need. We brought our small dog with us and she loved it too, particularly our walks along the shoreline where she could sniff and eat mysterious dead things at random, and up near the lighthouse among the golden grasses. We didn't let her run free too much as we didn't want her to interfere with a baby seal, or get picked up by a bald eagle (plenty of them). We seldom saw anyone from the neighbouring cottages, so our experience was as private as we wanted it to be. Many many acres of parkland to explore via trails with our dog proved a welcome daily trek.

Raeanne House, who manages the cottages, was tremendously generous with ensuring we had what we needed, providing guidance and tips for our adventuring, preventing me from doing an upmountain cycle with my bike that would have killed me, and gave us a gift of the ripest, most flavourful strawberries. She was wonderful.

We heartily recommend Saturna Island and we will happily stay at these cottages again, perhaps trying those we haven't tried yet. This was a top-shelf experience for us newlyweds, romantic, breath-catching, awe-some. I woke many mornings at 4:30 a.m. to write at the table as the sun crested the seas and spilled its lackadaisical light. Saturna is very special, and I hope it remains so as it receives more tourist attention in the years to come.

We're grateful.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location, comfy cottage

  • 5 of 5

This cottage has a brilliant view into the water. We spent many hours watching the ships and sea lions through the big bay windows. There's a fantastic view point and a shell-filled beach a short walk away. The manager Reanna was very helpful, and the cottage was clean and cozy. Will definitely be back to stay here!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay! we will pass on your comments to Raeanne - she really does go above and beyond!
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $38.9
Pet Fee $19.45
Damage Deposit $77.79

Rates are based on a 2 person occupancy. Additional guests are subject to a $15/night charge, plus applicable taxes. Children under 5 are free. There is a $25 pet fee per pet per visit.

On checkout please remember to wash and put away all of your dishes. If housekeeping is required to take the time to clean dishes left behind by renters an additional cleaning fee will be taken out of the damage deposit before it is refunded.

Cancellations must be done 60 days in prior to occupancy or your deposit is forfeited.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.