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Castle in the Sky, Executive Luxury Home.

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 2,000 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Country living in a park like setting. 2000 square ft. 3 bedroom 2.5 bath rooms

Your alive you may as well live.

3 bedrooms 2.5 bathrooms.

Master bedroom has a soaker tub and 2 way gas fire place and private bathroom/shower

Our home is close to Butchart Gardens, public transport, International Airport, Bc Ferries, hiking Trails, lakes, Ocean, and a town centre.

This is a well designed executive home that is located in a relaxed safe country environment. It is good for couples, business travellers, and families (with kids). This is Country Living, a private residence hidden away from the big city. This is a luxury cottage in a park like setting.

Seymour Settler
Member since: 2017
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 16, 2018

About Seymour Settler

I love nature, the outdoors and a comfortable home.

My objective is to share with people the beauty of this area, and for you to have a wonderful time.

It is my understanding you are vacationing and have worked hard to get here, I want you to be happy.

Live and let live. Treat other as you would have them treat you.

Seymour Settler purchased this house in 1995

Why Seymour Settler chose Brentwood Bay

I love to sail, & ski so this property is in the cross hairs of some of the best sailing in the world.

Its on the edge of a rain forest, I love the trees.

This is a safe place to relax and get off the grid but have all the things you need to be comfortable.

What makes this house unique

Safe quiet protected place to enjoy your time.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a pleasant and memorable stay at your house. Very well decorated and equipped, with all the necessary things. Hoping to come back again for a longer stay.

Thank you very much
Jul 2017
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Brentwood Bay House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 11:00 AM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 19
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Doors and windows must be kept closed The house is on a heating ventilation and air conditioning system. Ask to have it set to your preference. Thanks
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Adventure
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bed room Full bath - toilet , tub , shower , There is a soaker tub with a two way gas fireplace
    Upstairs full bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
    Downstairs 1/2 bath - toilet , Toilet and sink only
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Master Bed Room with Soaker tub and private bathroom
    1st Bedroom - 1 queen , 1st bedroom upstairs with full bathroom across the hall
    2nd upstairs bedroom - 1 queen , Full Bathroom across the hall
    Bedroom 4 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , This is a fold out Hide-a-bed in the family room ,
  • Music Library ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Private Chef
  • botanical garden
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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Castle in the Sky, Executive Luxury Home.
average rating of 4.714286 based on 15 reviews

Beautiful house in central location

  • 5 of 5

The house is beautiful and spacious. It was very comfortable for our family of 7, all adults. The location perfect in central Saanich. Easy to get to Victoria and nearby Sidney. It has a great private balcony where we could relax after a busy day. We'll come again :-)

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Mieke, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Happy you had a wonderful time, and look forward to seeing you in the future. Thanks
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Mansfield, Massachusetts, USA

Lovely home, good location

  • 4 of 5

My family of four enjoyed our two night stay at "Castle in the Sky." It is apparent that the owner has spent time caring for the home; the woodwork is beautiful. We were a bit put off by all the instructive labels but having read the reviews, we were expecting it. Our two teenage boys loved the pool table. The home would benefit from some soft touches such as curtains and rugs in some rooms to absorb sound and filter light. The master bedroom was very bright in the morning, making it difficult to sleep in, although sleeping masks were provided. The kitchen was well equipped. The home is a short drive to a grocery store, 3 minutes from Butchart Gardens, about 1/2 hour from Victoria, and about 20 minutes from Sidney. Overall, I recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location for a Sidney wedding

  • 4 of 5

This was a lovely home. The pre check-in was thorough and there were no problems on arrival. The kitchen was well stocked although we did not prepare much food. The bedrooms were comfortable. The master bedroom is spacious and the bathroom great. There are no blinds or curtains so the morning sun wakes you quite early. There are eye shades to wear if you would like. The other two bedrooms have curtains which are frayed which was a contrast to the remainder of the home.

The sofa bed was slightly uncomfortable and could use a memory foam topper.

A lovely place to spend a few hours on the weekend!

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Mathew, I am grateful you took the time to write a review. Thank you for your suggestions. In regard to the master bedroom blinds. I really enjoy the sky both at night and in the morning, so blinds have never been a priority for me, however moving forward it is a consideration. The frayed curtains in the other two bedrooms could use replacement. Memory foam for the sofa bed is a good idea, as well. Best of luck, look forward to seeing you again.
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Played a lot of pool

  • 5 of 5

excellent proximity to Butchart Garden and Butterfly Garden.

No amenity was missing in the home.

Landlord was conscientious to our needs.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Eric, for taking the time to write a review. Looking forward to seeing you again. Best of luck.
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Perfect house for 3 couples. We kayaked, watched whales and dined!

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful home is tucked away in the trees on a hilltop. Very quiet and private and wonderfully equipped. The master suite is very nice. If you want to combine a trip to Butchart Gardens with ocean kayaking, whale watching and a spa experience, this spot is perfect. A great walking trail down to the shore was within walking distance too!

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Randy, Appreciate that you took the time to review the property. Best of luck.
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Calgary, Canada

It really is a castle in the Sky

  • 5 of 5

When we arrived we were very pleasantly surprised. So clean and tidy with everything we needed - comfort, quiet and access to wherever we needed to go.

The area is perfect for relaxing and the house lends to a very comfortable stay. Having the full sized BBQ made a difference as we used that quite a bit too.

The views from the master bedroom are excellent when the weather allows.

The beds are super comfy and a great touch is the pool table. That was certainly put to good use.

If we get the opportunity - we would LOVE to stay here again.

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Rick for taking the time to write a review. Happy Trails
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Nearest Airport
11.2 Kilometres
Victoria International
Nearest Barpub
2.3 Kilometres
Brentwood Lodge
Nearest Ferry
24 Kilometres
Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal
Nearest Golf
11.7 Kilometres
Cordova Bay Golf
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Patricia Bay Highway
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Kilometres
Blue Bayou Cafe
Nearest Ski
217 Kilometres
Mount Washington
Nearest Beach
0.5 Kilometres
Gowlland Tod Provincial Park
Car: not necessary

Walking distance to Butchart Gardens and Gowland Tod provincial park. Town centre with grocery/liquor etc within walking distance.

Public transportation to downtown is a 5 minute walk to the bus stop.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $68.91
Refundable damage deposit $382.82

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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