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Last updated: 06/01/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Only 15 minutes from Port Alberni and one hour from Long Beach, this beautiful Lake House is situated on 1.28 acres of secluded hilltop property and boasts the nicest view around.

This private 5 bedroom/2.5 bath vacation home on Sproat Lake, just over an hour from Nanaimo on Vancouver Island, offers the perfect escape that will accommodate every need of your memorable vacation experience.

Whether it be a romantic getaway for two or summer fun with family, wonderful memories will be made here. Spend your days basking in the sun on the dock, water-ski, fish, cruise the lake, visit the famous Mars Waterbombers, travel to beautiful Long Beach for a daytrip, hike Mt. Arrowsmith, or sit back and read a relaxing novel in the cool shade of the fully mature coniferous trees on the beach. Whatever you want your vacation to be, you can have it here!

The private beach access includes 90' of pebbled waterfront, a large swimming area, wharfs and a boat house. The lake house is a 2500 square foot home of unique craftsmanship. There is lots of room to socialize including a 400' deck with spectacular views of the lake and Mt. Arrowsmith. Affectionately coined "Ruttan's Roost" by our late father, architect and designer, the lake house is a unique design which is bound to impress (i.e., no where else can you find a tree for stairs)!

Once your there, it will feel like home.

Keywords: Lake House, family reunion, waterfront, beach, Sproat lake, swim, ski, fish, relax, BBQ, view, remote

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 2600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Sunroom, Covered Picnic area, Boat House, Docks, Hammock, Fire pit, Water Toys, Canoe, Kayak...moreless

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Games closet full of kids games...moreless

  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library
  • Piano
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    (3)...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Rain Forests
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Spelunking
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    Double carport...moreless

  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove:

    Wood provided...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Walkway To Water
  • Water Skis
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Jacuzzi
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Peak Season
Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,118

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


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $189.10
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

25% Down Payment required. Damage Deposit ($250) required. Final Payment due upon arrival.


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Last updated: 06/01/2016
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Location

12 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Alberni Valley Regional (Port Alberni) Airport
2 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Drinkwaters Social Club
115 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Nanaimo
20 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Hollies Executive Golf Course
60 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Parksville
3 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 4 (Pacific Rim Hwy)
2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Sproat Lake Landing
144 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Mt. Washinton
100 Metres
Nearest Beach
Private beach area

Car: Necessary

Surfing at Long Beach (1 hour away), Hiking Mt. Arrowsmith, Salmon Fishing,

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: Dale and Angela Ruttan are co-owners with Mark and Carol Ruttan.

Why the Owner Chose Sproat Lake, BC, Canada:
The Ruttan's Lake House property has been in the family for decades. The home is a unique custom built home that has been added to and improved over the years. It has warmth and character and will make you feel completely at home.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
This vacation rental is great any time of year. Not only are the summers incredible with the swimming and water sports but the fall, winter and spring are beautiful with their colours and unique weather patterns. Curling up by the wood stove in the winter, drinking hot cocoa and watching a DVD, is as inviting as lying in the hammock on the beach in the heat of the summer. The home is very private and quiet. Canoe rides in the morning with the Loons calling can't be beat!


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • View from the sundeck

    View from the sundeck

  • Front deck

    Front deck

  • Beach area

    Beach area

  • Beach, boat house and docks

    Beach, boat house and docks

  • Trail to beach

    Trail to beach

  • View from dock

    View from dock

  • View Room

    View Room

  • Open living space

    Open living space

  • Brown Master bedroom

    Brown Master bedroom

  • Blue Master Bedroom

    Blue Master Bedroom

  • Upstairs landing daybed

    Upstairs landing daybed

  • Sunroom

    Sunroom

  • Lake side view of home

    Lake side view of home

  • Lake view of house and property in Autumn

    Lake view of house and property in Autumn

  • Roof top view of Sproat Lake and Mt. Arrowsmith

    Roof top view of Sproat Lake and Mt. Arrowsmith

  • Canoe and Kayak

    Canoe and Kayak

  • Trail head going to the beach with Gazebo

    Trail head going to the beach with Gazebo

  • Fireplace and log structure

    Fireplace and log structure

  • Workshop

    Workshop

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Jacuzzi tub

    Jacuzzi tub

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Boys bedroom

    Boys bedroom

  • The best breakfast place around!

    The best breakfast place around!

VRBO #263387

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Saturday, July 23, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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