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Executive Home Oceanfront- Private Sandy Beach

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 2-6)

Get a way from it all in this gorgeous Oceanfront Home - Private Bay - Sandy Beach

Close to everything.. ON the cover of BC HOME, Fall 2011 issue

Main floor suite, three bedrooms,open floor plan, hardwood floors though out. Custom gourmet kitchen with new top of the line stainless steel appliances and granite counters. Top of the line cookware and associated appliances and utensils. Enjoy creating wonderful meals while looking out over the bay. Wonderful art and modern furniture(comfy) . Ocean side- virtually floor to ceiling windows throughout. Open living room with wood burning fireplace-great space for a family get together at the end of the day or merely gaze out over the water. Wonderful landscaping and gardens, three terraced decks over looking the ocean with views of mountains, kayaks and sailboats going by. Stairs down to a private sandy beach . Great spot to launch the kayak or canoe. Abundant wildlife - eagles, great blue herons, otters, and seals to name a few. A bird watchers paradise.

The three decks provide for a quiet retreat. Watch the sunrise sipping your morning coffee or the sunset sipping your ??? from comfy chairs set out on one of the decks (or enjoy a romantic candle lit dinner).

Soft colors and furnishings create a space to unwind and relax.

We are close to many activities such as golf, fishing, hiking trails, swimming, biking trails (famous Galloping Goose Trail). Great pubs and restaurants in the area.

The famous Butchart Gardens is 20 min away. Ten minutes to downtown Victoria

Keywords: Oceanfront, Waterfront, Sandy Beach, Vacation Home Rental,accommodation for wedding parties, near Hatley Castle,holiday lettings

More Details

Pat Brindle
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 20, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

Pat&Ian Thank you for the wonderful stay in your home. We had a fantastic time - even on the rainy days enjoying the peaceful view. We loved seeing eagles, otters, ducks, swans, boats, etc! We all feel more relaxed and renewed. We are already looking forward to coming back someday soon!

Thanks again Glen,Nan & Amy

Jerry & Linnea
Mar 2011
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Victoria House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Mountain View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , full size bathroom with shower and tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , full size bathroom, shower only
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , pillow top king size bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , two twin pillow top beds
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , very comfortable pull out hide-a-bed
  • King size beds (1) one large king bed in main bedroom, Twin or Single Beds (1) two twin beds, in one of the bedrooms, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(38 traveler reviews)

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Executive Home Oceanfront- Private Sandy Beach
average rating of 4.8157897 based on 39 reviews

Lovely spot, very well maintained

  • 5 of 5

We have a lovely stay in this house over March break with our teenage son. The views are heaven and the home is exceptionally well maintained and cleaned. The owner is excellent to deal with. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your kind words. It is really important for me to have the house well maintained and cleaned as if no one was there before you. My cleaners are exceptional. Hope to have you back again Pat
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Awesome house - Amazing location

  • 4 of 5

The house was great. The owner was very responsive to communications. The only reason I did not give 5th star was the unfortunate guests staying in the lower unit. But the location gets 6 stars!!!

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: thanks Dana so much for your review..yes the house and location is truly amazing I am really sorry about the guest below that was not doing the recycling correctly. I have put clearer directions for the recycling to insure that people do not put everything in the same bin. Hope to have you back again
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Very nice apartment with a fantastic location.

  • 5 of 5

We felt very comfortable. The house has a wonderful location. We only have one thing we didn't like so much. The second sheep room has no bathroom. The bathroom is in the basement. You always had to walk across the house. In the lower bathroom there were no sockets for the hairdryer.

Otherwise we enjoyed the time there. Thank you very much.

Thomas from Germany.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you enjoyed yourself! It truly is a wonderful house, right on the ocean with a lovely sandy beach, 10 min to down town Victoria and all of the attractions, shopping etc. I am so sorry to hear you were disappointed that you had to go downstairs to the second bathroom. We just had it renovated, it turned out lovely. I did not realize there was not an outlet in the second bathroom, will have an electrician look at that. This is the first I have heard this. have a lovely day Pat
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Beautiful home and view!

  • 4 of 5

Our family love staying here!! We would just not recommend for very young children (under 3) due to the back door not being able to close properly without using the lock, and the tiered decks. The home was very clean, and the kitchen had everything we needed to make meals during our stay. There is a separately rented portion on the lower floor, so you do not have the entire property to yourself. We did not mind the fact that there was someone beneath the main house, however I felt bad that my two year old would be stomping around the living room early in the morning. Overall the view is just stunning, and we were in close distance to everything we wanted to do around Victoria. Also a HUGe thanks to Pat for being very responsive with any and all questions we had!!

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: HI Beverly...thanks so much for the lovely review I am so glad that you enjoyed yourself, yes it is a lovely home one of my favorites! The views are stunning. I am not sure if you were aware but you called me about the door not shutting properly and I sent someone to fix it the next day. There was nothing wrong with the door, just the bottom dead bolt was not pushed in, so the one door was not aligned properly. Yes the house has three wonderful decks all different sizes going down to the water. So all young children really need to be supervised...but they love it when they get down to the beach as it is a lovely sandy beach. Sand toys are under the top deck along with life jackets for the canoe. Hope to have you back again Pat
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Victoria Home

  • 5 of 5

Four of us from Texas stayed at this home in April and had a wonderful stay. The home is very clean , has a great kitchen and has an awesome view. Great time.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay very much. The home was so beautiful inside and out! We greatly enjoyed relaxing on the back porch, taking in the amazing view. It was an easy drive into the heart of Victoria.

  • Submitted: May 23, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning per stay $105.37 + Tax
Pet Fee $58.54 + Tax
Tax Rate 5.0%

call for last minute specials....two days before booking

winter and off season 2 night special is for 4 people
2 nights $495.00...up to 4 people
2 nights $595.00 ...up to 6 people
monthly rates please ad utilities charge of $200.00 a month.
non refundable deposit unless rerents if it rerents 100.00 admin charge

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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