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have a seat on our dock and enjoy the show

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Last updated: 04/11/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:2
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Private 1br Waterfront Suite W/ Kitchen, King Bed, Hot Tub - Sleeps 4

Need to get out of the city for a few days? Imagine sitting down with a glass of wine watching the sunset paint a rainbow of colours across your own private waterfront getaway. Coracle Cove is located on a small body of water which we share with a handful of seasonal, but seldom occupied cottages, giving us a heightened sense of privacy.

Our waterside hot tub, described as 'The best view in BC,' sits on an oceanside deck which literally hangs beside the ocean, as waves crash onto the rocks below. Does this sound like what you're looking for, a place where you can completely relax for a few days or more, and that's only 90 minutes from Vancouver.

Facing south, we enjoy the full range of the movement of the sun from its deep purple sunrises to those rainbow-filled sunsets. The reflections on the still ocean waters create a beauty that is simply unparalleled. Relax and take in this very special view on our large oceanside deck. If you want to be even closer to the water, move down to the floating dock and take a seat in one of our big comfortable chairs. Feel the light ocean breeze on your face and listen to the gentle lapping of the water - it's often the only sound you'll hear.

Coracle Cove operated as a bed and breakfast for over a decade, receiving over 75 'excellent' reviews, as well as their annual Certificate of Excellence awards. We have just been awarded the 'Gold Top Vacation Rental' award by Home Away. We made the recent transition to a vacation rental in order to offer our guests greater independence and affordability, but we still offer the same high level of personalized service that our guests are often seeking.

With its own exterior entrance, our single suite is completely private and provides lots of room in a well designed 700 sq.Ft. space. A fully-equipped kitchen and bright living room boast large windows looking out to the ocean. A walk-out covered deck is just a stone's throw from the water, and a comfortable place to sit, enjoy the view and watch a variety of birds at the nearby feeder. Please note, this is a smoke free property.

There is a large, bright bedroom with a king-sized bed and comfortable obus form mattress. A new sofa-bed in the living room bed provides additional sleeping space.

Located on Sechelt Inlet on a pristine half-acre setting, you're only 10 minutes from the town of Sechelt, yet far enough away to feel like you've escaped to a very special place. Over 40 different bird species appear throughout the year. Seals can often be seen just off the dock, and porpoises and dolphins are frequent visitors. Check out the photo gallery on our website for some of the critters you'll see and bring your camera when you visit.

Coracle Cove Waterfront Suite is perfect for week-long vacations, short getaways, writers retreats or house hunting visits. It is an ideal vacation rental choice, and offers excellent value.

Contact us using the link provided and we'll be happy to answer any questions you may have, and get you started on the getaway that you deserve.

You can also visit our Coracle Cove website where you can find the most up-to-date availability on our real-time calendar, as well as our awards and reviews, and our blog which offers our best insider-travel tips for fully experiencing all that the sunshine coast has to offer.

Owner

Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/11/2017

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 700 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 2
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years with authorized credit card...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    You are our only guests so no need to worry about being disturbed...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    we are a smoke free property...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    please call ahead to discuss our pet-friendly policy...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2-4

  • ...moreless

  • The large bedroom faces onto the ocean with two windows. There is a king-sized bed and comfortable Obus Form mattress to guarantee you an excellent night's sleep. A new sofa bed in the living room provides additional sleeping space for children or another couple. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    fibre optic cable for HD quality plus Netflix router...moreless

  • Television:

    flat screen TV...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Rain Forests
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Oceanfront:

    We're located on a small body of water which we share with a handful of seasonal cottages, tucked into the woods along the eastern shoreline. The cottages are seldom occupied, giving us total privacy...moreless

  • Rural:

    We're 10 minutes from town centre - far enough away to surround ourselves with forest and ocean, but close enough when you need to pick up groceries...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Elliptical cross trainer ...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    complimentary wi-fi to keep you connected...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Parking:

    off-road parking...moreless

  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    large open area with combination kitchen and living room...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    covered deck off the living room to enjoy your morning coffee and watch the birds...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    three outside decks to enjoy the fabulous view ...moreless

  • Golf:

    three golf course nearby...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Sechelt Inlet is one of the topi kayaking locations in BC and has three kayak rentals nearby...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    cross-country skiing and snow shoeing at Dakota Ridge...moreless

  • Tennis:

    tennis court 10 minutes away...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    our oceanside hot tub was described by Trip Advisor as having the 'best view in BC'...moreless

Building Type

  • House
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
Mar 10 - Jun 15, 2017
2 night min stay
$138 $153
Fri, Sat

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $73 per night, per additional guest

Summer
Jun 16 - Sep 30, 2017
2 night min stay
$182 $197
Fri, Sat
Fall
Oct 1 - Nov 4, 2017
2 night min stay
$131 $146
Fri, Sat

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$124
$732

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $29.27 + tax
  • Tax Rate 5%

Notes:

Our Cancellation Policy is 14 Days Advance Notice, so please call at least two weeks ahead of the date of your stay if you are unable to keep your reservation. There is a $25 administration fee when cancelling, or for a reduction in nights booked, if 14-days notice is given. For less than 14-days, the charge is 50% of the booked rate; or the full amount for less than 48 hours notice.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.


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Location

35 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
an easy 40 minute drive
9 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
3 courses in the area - nearest 15 min away
8 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
several to choose from - 10 min away
Sandy Hook (Sunshine Coast B, BC, Canada)
Nearest Beach
go swimming off our dock

Car: Recommended

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1999

About the owner: We discovered the Sunshine Coast in 1974 when Jack needed a place to do his student teaching. Our roots in this beautiful community grew deeper and deeper and we consider ourselves extremely lucky to have found Paradise so early in our lives. Jack enjoyed teaching a variety of subjects at both the high school and elementary levels. His love was history, first nurtured from travelling through Europe. He retired from the classroom in 2006, but quickly replaced this with other interests. He is currently serving as the Past President of the Sunshine Coast B&B Association, and was a Founding Director of Sunshine Coast Tourism, and also served on the Board of Directors for Vancouver Coast & Mountains Tourism Region. Sheila recently retired from a very successful career in real estate. She has replaced her busy work schedule with volunteer work as a member of the Sunshine Coast Search & Rescue Team and Program Director for the Sechelt Rotary Club. Retirement has given us both the gift of time... time to spend with our two grandchildren who live nearby, time to persue hobbies and time for travel. Life is Good!!

Why the Owner Chose Sandy Hook (Sunshine Coast B, BC, Canada):
Sheila found this incredible piece of property and we always like to boast that we had the best Realtor in the world. We're on a small body of water that we share with a handful of seasonal cottages, most of which are seldom used, so we have a real heightened sense of privacy and relaxation. It's south facing so we get sunshine all day and experience beautiful sunrises and sunsets throughout the year.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
When you're on the water you have an expansive, uninterrupted view. We see boats of all shapes and sizes, float planes and a wide range of wild life, both below and above the water and in the air. There's always something that catches your eye, that catches your breath and you just have to stop and look... and grab your camera.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/11/2017

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  • have a seat on our dock and enjoy the show

    have a seat on our dock and enjoy the show

  • a bright & cheerful 700 sq. ft. suite

    a bright & cheerful 700 sq. ft. suite

  • sleep like a king in our king-sized bed;  wake up to a beautiful view

    sleep like a king in our king-sized bed; wake up to a beautiful view

  • enjoy your morning coffee on your covered deck

    enjoy your morning coffee on your covered deck

  • waterfront location - it doesn't get any better than this

    waterfront location - it doesn't get any better than this

  • South-facing hot tub deck for sunshine all day

    South-facing hot tub deck for sunshine all day

  • relax and feel the light ocean breeze

    relax and feel the light ocean breeze

  • Belted Kingfisher perched in an Arbutus, watching for his next morsel

    Belted Kingfisher perched in an Arbutus, watching for his next morsel

  • A resident family of Eagles returns every year to watch over Coracle Cove

    A resident family of Eagles returns every year to watch over Coracle Cove

  • Mermaid Tour Boat stopping at our dock for guests at Coracle Cove.

    Mermaid Tour Boat stopping at our dock for guests at Coracle Cove.

  • close up of shíshálh totem pole, one of almost 30 in the community

    close up of shíshálh totem pole, one of almost 30 in the community

  • Egypt, 2014 - Sheila & I love to explore the world.

    Egypt, 2014 - Sheila & I love to explore the world.

  • 700 sq.ft. of comfort with 5 ocean facing windows

    700 sq.ft. of comfort with 5 ocean facing windows

  • with lots of windows to enjoy the waterfront view

    with lots of windows to enjoy the waterfront view

  • A typical September morning with beautiful reflections

    A typical September morning with beautiful reflections

  • watch this incredible display of colour

    watch this incredible display of colour

  • 'Waiting for the sunset'

    'Waiting for the sunset'

  • Four Mile Point - 2013

    Four Mile Point - 2013

  • Rhufous Hummingbird caught hovering at another one of our many feeders

    Rhufous Hummingbird caught hovering at another one of our many feeders

  • sometimes they let us get close enough to take their picture...they're so beautiful

    sometimes they let us get close enough to take their picture...they're so beautiful

  • Sunset Totems taken from the Sechelt Seawall - one of my favourite walks

    Sunset Totems taken from the Sechelt Seawall - one of my favourite walks

  • one last sunrise to look forward to

    one last sunrise to look forward to

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