On the Lake -Shawnigan Lake Sanctuary - Vacation Rental House

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Last updated: 06/11/2016

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Beautifully situated on Shawnigan Lake, this Vancouver Island rental house is on a quiet road off of a quiet road, located a short half hour drive from Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. This lakefront sanctuary will take you back to an era of elegance and romance. Sun soaked days and magically moonlit nights are yours. Wake up to birds singing and watch the eagles fishing from nearby McKenzie Island's tall trees.

Spend the day boating, fishing, hiking, swimming. Take a scenic ferry to nearby Butchart Gardens. Dine on the lakeside deck with fabulous views. Relax with a romantic evening stroll down the winding stone staircase to the dock and pop the cork amid a waterlily garden. After dark, lights reflecting across the lake highlight the beauty and intimacy of this setting. Nestle in by the cozy and efficient fireplace to wrap up another enchanted evening on Shawnigan Lake.

This home is elegant and modern, well appointed with fine furniture, antiques and beautiful art. Large windows look out upon fabulous lake views. With radiant floor heat throughout and ample natural ventilation, it is comfortable in all seasons.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Lovely stone staircase from house down to lower grassy lawn fronting 70 feet of pristine Shawnigan Lake, waterlillies to rival Monet's garden, large wharf (dock) with ample moorage for your boat, Sunny location, Fabulous views, Great Fishing and Boating, Eagles Osprey and Otters abound, a short swim to McKenzie Island, Completely updated and modern interior, Chef's kitchen, Heated Floors, queen sliegh bed in the master bedroom, queen and twin beds in the downstairs room, queen bed in detatched bunkhouse, beautifully appointed, antiques and classic art throughout, cottage gardens with meandering paths, near Shawnigan School...moreless


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR


  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area


  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace


  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Chef's Kitchen with allnew modern appliances...the works!...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill


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The Butchart Gardens are a short drive and scenic ferry ride away, A quarter mile to the Trans Canada Trail (McGee Creek Tressle section), Wine Country Tours, Farmers Markets


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VRBO #127256

This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Thursday, September 08, 2016

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On the Lake -Shawnigan Lake Sanctuary - Vacation Rental House

Shawnigan Lake, BC, Canada #127256

3 BR  1 BA  Sleeps 6

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