Lake Cowichan-Awesome Two Acres(20 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:4-7 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
TWO acres of incredible scenery with forest and flat land for parking
Lakefront property is pristine and clear, clean water. There are no large stones or deep spots on the lake edge all the way along the property 165 feet - it does not have a steep slope but gradual with sand and gravel.
This Bavarian style cabin is unique as it has a balcony that looks out, to the lake and gets morning sunshine starting at 8:30 a.m. The cabin has a 24' TV that swings from the bedroom area to the resting area to view as you wish or have children sit on the settee to watch TV instead of the bedroom.
-Small and large groups enjoy the privacy and natural setting...along the beachfront , tents can be put up for privacy or a comfortable distance from the Fire-Pit area - The two acres surround the cabin and can be used for TENTS or VEHICLE parking -
Outside covered kitchen is unique as it is only a few feet from water edge allowing families to watch children.
Outside covered area with firepit and bar has a 12 foot wide, padded bench seat that is used for laying, reading or relaxing during the day and is magical listening to the waves lapping on the shore. From the covered firepit area you can hear the small waterfall from the creek only 15 feet away and as it is a Salmon Enhancement creek with small fry that grow daily under the bridge.
Kitchen has three sinks, clean drinking water with a new Britta filter and kitchen outfitted with microwave, new large propane table top cooking area and all cooking needs.
This is a rustic area and has natural habitat to be enjoyed at every turn with a large Fern walk area if someone wants more peace and privacy,
The NEW wharf is large enough to put deck chairs on it while watching the sunset or sunrise.
Keywords: Wharf, pristine lake, Park like setting, covered Post and Beam bbq area with full kitchen facilities outside with seating and two bars, 12 bar stools - fireplace with some wood supplied, use of two acres alongside creek going through property, paved road to property,
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Member since: 2011
- 450 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Events Allowed
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome:
- Pets Considered:
- Smoking Allowed:
Absolutely wheelchair accessible - the entire property is flat on the top lot and then the 20 foot wide gentle sloping road down to the beach area is safe to use for anyone in a wheelchair - the little bridges on both sides are also new and easy access - the area for cooking and fire-pit area and down to the water's edge is wheelchair access as well. ...moreless
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 12, Beds for 4-12
- Queen Bed (1), Child Bed (1), this is a settee that can be made for a child or youth bed - it's 6 feet long and many people use it for a bed. Bunk Bed (1) The bunk bed is above the double bed at the head end. PLEASE NOTE: Cost of Rent is for 10 - There is Two acres of privacy for TENTS... and space for trailers - - This rental cost per day is for 10 people - IF you wish additional guests, please talk to owner regarding charge per night for guests. ...moreless
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Large new 122' wharf for mooring boats. There is no charge for moorage - The Guest Cabin has a panoramic view of the whole area. The covered BBQ area with Fire-Pit is only fifteen feet away from water edge. Lots of flat area for tenting within feet of sandy beach edge which is 156 feet wide. The beach goes gradually down with no big rocks or scary drop-off edges - a Stretch of connected logs 170 feet protecting the swimmers from any boats going by. This quiet and protected acreage has large flat area to park on, quiet private area in fern walk by creek to read or enjoy nature at it's finest- With the addition of the new Spa, it now gives options to anyone wanting privacy to change and shower any time of the day or night - no one will be disturbed. There is paved road right to the driveway so there is no dust or logging roads to worry about. This is a rustic area and is enjoyed for being just that - - this is the Sunny side of North Arm from sunrise to sunse...moreless
- CD Player
- DVD Player:
- Game Room:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Beach View:
- Golf Course Front:
View of the lake from all parts of the two acres and from the bedroom and balcony of the Guest Cabin - view of the mountain range across from the North Arm as shown on the picture of the website....moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Air Conditioning:
- Dialup Access:
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Towels Provided:
- Wireless Internet:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
Dishes & Utensils:
Dishes and glasses/cups etc., are all glasswear. The pots and pans are stainless steel with cookers and steamers and many frying pans - all in new condition - dinner plates sit 25 people or more...moreless
Outside, under roof area by BBQ and Firepit is a fully outfitted kitchen - three sinks and all amenities. Dishes for up to 25 people as well as all sizes of stainless steel pots and pans - ...moreless
New George Foreman sandwitch maker - there is a Magnetic knife holder so it's safe if children are around. Lots of large utincils and cuttlery - 30 steak knives, paper towels, tin foil and cleaners ...moreless
In the Guest Cabin there is a Large 18 cu ft two door refrigerator, a large freezer with blower for freezing quickly. There is also an extra microwave in the cabin as well as one in the cooking are...moreless
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 15 - Jun 19, 2017
4 night min stay
Jun 20 - Sep 10, 2017
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $153.14
- Taxes Not included
If Traveler does not respond within two weeks of discussions on dates and rates - rates may change.
TRAVELLER may have More than Ten (10) people in their group but must first contact owner by e-mail. Cost of rental for more guests after the first ten is $20 per person, per night, over the age of Eight years old. Total cost of rental to be paid at time of commitment - However, if it is six months or more prior to rental dates, a deposit will be considered with balance due 60 days prior to rental date . (PLEASE ensure you click on CANADIAN FUNDS when checking Rental COST per day )
Credit cards may be used.
Monies are non-transferable and non-refundable, regardless if it is a Deposit from the prior year, or full rental payment.
IF you want to stay for LESS than the Days Stated in ANY season, please contact owner -
Traveler may discuss changes anytime prior to commitment. Contact owner by e-mail.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Carmana Valley is world renoun and only hours away,
The Small community of Lake Cowichan only 8 minutes away, many parks are on lakefront within minutes away, pubs and restaurants in Youbou Village, ... Port Renfrew is well known and is a small fishing village on the Ocean and only 'One and a half hours drive on paved road' -
Youbou is only a half hour from Duncan and hwy leading to Cowichan Bay on the ocean and Chemainus on the ocean
and small settlements on oceanfronts within an hour for a nice day trip.
There is a Bowling Alley in Youbou - 3 minutes away - as well, There is a Museum and many lovely and interesting shops in Lake Cowichan - only 8 minutes away - a new large Country Grocer and bakery, BC Liquor Store and many small interesting shops.
Year Purchased: 1970
Why the Owner Chose Youbou, British Columbia, Canada:
Lakefront was always my dream and this property was enhanced with the creek that winds through the property and makes it even more magical.
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
The property is parklike with hedges on the water edge for privacy. This is property that is so private everyone that arrives comments on how unique it is. There is a Fern Walk with ponds on the top lot that people love to sit in and read.. many birds, ducks, squirls, owls, otters and mink wander through the area giving it a wilderness feel.
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North Arm - ShadyAkres is on right where it looks like the road disappears
Settee which can be used for a child or youth bed or adult
Doors above sink open to have use of TV/DVD in this area for viewing if wanted
Large new18 cu ft fridge with large freezer and blower that makes ice fast
Fern Walk and rest area
Spa has sink and seating area - plug ins
Road going down to the property has overflow parking or for boat trailers
View of new wharf from edge of property
bar and 8 barstools - new bbq - upgraded area
NEW Extra Large GAS StoveTop with safety features.
New Breakfast bar added this year with other bar in background.
Fire Pit area - from a distance.
Guest Cabin for Rental-- one bedroom with TV that swings to face sitting area
Settee used sometimes for an extra bed - Large new 18 cu ft Fridge added.
Queen bed with bunk above. This bedroom only sleeps three.
Spa is a Separate building. Extra large shower stall - with sink. Built in 2012
Main parking lot is flat - Spa in background. Stairs as well as road to beach
Peaceful waters on North Arm showing Left Side pilings
New Seating and Lounge table have been added on the New 122 foot Wharf
Kitchen area - there are 3 sinks,28 feet new counter space and 3 extra tables
Three extra tables 3 x 8 ft to use for beach dining at it's best !
kitchen area with large storage containers for your use.
Peace and Serenity in the early morning Sept 2016
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Saturday, January 14, 2017
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