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Gracious Family Home, Sweeping Ocean Views

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Last updated: 06/30/2016
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Enjoy the sweeping ocean views from this very tastefully decorated, three bedroom, ranch-style home. The home is an exquisite, jaw dropping gallery of art and collectables. Feed your soul on the garden or ocean vistas from every window. Relax on 1/3 acre of lovely gardens and 400 square foot deck with barbecue and comfy patio furniture. The gardens have interest, charm and garden art in every corner. Guests compare it to Butchart Gardens only not quite so big! Watch the weekend sailing regattas and marine traffic from the front rooms. Please see more of the home and extensive gardens at www.havensview.com.

Your home is located in charming Cadboro Bay, just minutes from downtown Victoria but far removed from the hustle and bustle. Stroll to parks, walking trails, beach, golf, tennis, university, and quaint village with all the amenities. Enjoy a 5 minute walk to the shallow, warm waters of the sandy, driftwood strewn Cadboro Bay Beach great for a romantic dinner picnic or perfect for the little ones. The newly renovated beach park boasts three 30 foot climbing animals, a pirate’s ship, zip line and many other entertaining amenities for the kids, just two blocks from your vacation home. The five kilometer scenic beach route to downtown Victoria’s many attractions offers stunning ocean and snow capped mountain vistas.

180 degree ocean views form the sun-soaked, large, comfortable living and dining rooms complete with wood burning fireplace, large screen TV, and excellent sound system. Convenient ocean view office area. Large, fully-equipped gourmet kitchen and breakfast area with views and walk-out to the unbelievable 1/3 acre perfectly manicured flower gardens and deck complete with barbecue, dining and lounging furniture.

Master bedroom enjoys panoramic views of gardens, queen bed, and small sitting area. Second bedroom enjoys panoramic ocean views and lovely art deco bedroom suite. Enjoy garden vistas from the third bedroom. This beautiful home is perfect for the extended family and is enjoyed by romantic couples as well.

Keywords: Home

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking allowed outside...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

    ...moreless

  • 4 piece bath with tub/shower combo, sink and toilet

Other Amenities

  • Large Flat Screen Cable TV, Excellent Sound System, Full Gourmet Kitchen, 400 Square Foot Deck, Patio & Outside Lounge Furniture, Parking, 180% Expansive Ocean View! Better than Butchart Gardens surround the home....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Rain Forests
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Village
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Racquetball
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Ocean view dining area sits 6-8 comfortably...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    The breezes off the ocean keep the home just right so it is air conditioned naturally...moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Comfortable seating for a crowd with TV, internet and sound system. And an expansive ocean view!...moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wood Deck
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
May 1 - Aug 31, 2016
5 night min stay
$211
$1,457 $5,214

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$211
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $306.72

Notes:

Summer Season: Price quoted is for 2 people. For 3-6 people please add $36.00 per night.

Bookings made less than 1 week in advance of arrival may be made through VRBO. Bookings made more than 1 week in advance must be made directly with the owner. Monthly rate based on 28 nights. Rates subject to change until reservation completed.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 06/30/2016
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21 Unavailable
22 Today
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Location

20 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Victoria International
20 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Swartz Bay BC Ferry
5 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Highway 17
200 Metres
Nearest Beach
Cadboro Bay Beach

Your home is located in charming Cadboro Bay, just minutes from downtown Victoria but far removed from the hustle and bustle. Stroll to parks, walking trails, beach, golf, tennis, university, and quaint village with all the amenities. Enjoy the shallow, warm waters of the sandy, driftwood strewn Cadboro Bay Beach great for a romantic dinner picnic or perfect for the little ones, complete with 30 foot climbing animals and a pirate’s ship just two blocks from your vacation home. The five kilometer scenic beach route to downtown Victoria’s many attractions offers stunning ocean and snow capped mountain vistas.

Golf: Many, many golf options near by. Great golf town.

 

Owner info

About the owner: I am a native of Santa Cruz California, fell in love with Victoria at first site so made it my home in which to start my family 34 years ago. I am still here and am so grateful to be a Canadian citizen now. Canada is very good to its people. As a life long artist and career graphic designer I have brought my creativity to this whole property from the uniquely decorated interior to every inch of the third acre yard.

Why the Owner Chose Cadboro Bay (Saanich, BC, Canada):
It was all about the view! I had a view growing up in California and one of my goals as an adult was to have a wonderful water view. I realized that goal when I purchased this piece of heaven 25 years ago. I walk the beach here most days and think I would perish if I did not have this fresh and clean Canadian ocean air to breath.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The home is a perfect example of vintage California Ranch style home. Altho it has been updated beautifully it retains all the charm and appointments of this wonderful style. It has always reminded me of a perfectly preserved vintage Chris Craft boat.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • Our local beach, shallow and warm.

    Our local beach, shallow and warm.

  • front of home from street

    front of home from street

  • Living room

    Living room

  • living room looking into dining area

    living room looking into dining area

  • Ocean view bedroom

    Ocean view bedroom

  • Garden view bedroom

    Garden view bedroom

  • Warm, bright kitchen

    Warm, bright kitchen

  • Kitchen view 3

    Kitchen view 3

  • Bath view 2

    Bath view 2

  • back garden south

    back garden south

  • back garden north

    back garden north

  • Half mile of warm, white sand

    Half mile of warm, white sand

  • View of the bay from the house.

    View of the bay from the house.

  • front of home

    front of home

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Ocean view bedroom with one full/double bed

    Ocean view bedroom with one full/double bed

  • Garden view bedroom with 1 queen sized memory foam bed

    Garden view bedroom with 1 queen sized memory foam bed

  • Cherry view bedroom with one full/double bed

    Cherry view bedroom with one full/double bed

  • Kitchen view 2

    Kitchen view 2

  • 3 piece bath

    3 piece bath

  • Deck with comfortable seating and barbeque

    Deck with comfortable seating and barbeque

  • back garden south

    back garden south

  • Bird batch front garden

    Bird batch front garden

  • Cadboro Bay

    Cadboro Bay

VRBO #22888

This listing was first published here in 2003.

Date last modified - Tuesday, July 26, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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