Feedback

4 Bed Family Retreat Steps Away from Beach; Perfect Fall/Winter Getaway

The manager has been emailed.
To book this property, you need to complete your booking through checkout on the VRBO website. We can't protect your payment if we don't know you've booked through us. Learn more

Young at Heart Cottage, Parksville, BC

Calendar

Last updated: 08/20/2016
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:1-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Young at Heart Cottage is a family-friendly, 4 bedroom 2 bath home located in the desirable San Pareil neighbourhood of Parksville BC on Vancouver Island, across the street from the beach and ocean, bordering on Rathtrevor Park. Enjoy stunning sunrises and sunsets, wind surfers, sea lions, eagles, seals, deer and more at the easy beach access steps away from the cottage. Walk the miles of beautiful sand bars at low tide and discover star fish, sand dollars, crabs and so much more. Enjoy a swim in the warmest water north of Southern California.

Enter Young at Heart Cottage to invitingly warm hardwood floors, and then up a few steps to the open living, dining and kitchen area, painted a rich golden shade reminiscent of Tuscany days. Warm wood cabinets and expansive countertops make the kitchen an inviting place to cook. Watch TV, enjoy a glass of wine and conversation while the food is prepared, or step out onto the sundeck, light the barbecue and listen for the eagles’ call. It’s all waiting for you.

Back to the entrance hallway now and down the hall to the master bedroom with king sized bed. The main bathroom with a large Maax shower, as well as the second bedroom with a queen bed. Then it’s down a few steps to the other two bedrooms, one with a queen bed and ensuite bathroom with Maax bathtub, the other with twin beds.

Young at Heart Cottage is well cared for, generously furnished with all you need, and beautifully situated to make yours a holiday stay to remember always!

Peace of mind when checking out through VRBO

  • We'll back you with our Book With Confidence GuaranteeTM
  • You'll get comprehensive payment protection when checking out on our website
  • We're always here for you with customer service available 24/7

Read more about our Book with Confidence GuaranteeTM

Property Type

  • House
  • 1700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    A $500 plus tax charge for ionization may occur in instances where guests do not abide by non-smoking rule....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Downstairs Bathroom: toilet, tub

    Featuring a Maax bathtub...moreless

  • Upstairs Bathroom: toilet, shower

    Featuring a Maax shower...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Close to: Sandy beaches of Rathtrevor Provincial Park and Parksville Bay, Parksville Community Park with outstanding children's park,Top Bridge Park swimming, Riptide Mini Golf, Paradise Adventure Mini Golf, The Coombs Country Market, Farmers' Markets, French Creek Fish Store, 10 Golf Courses for all levels, The Old School House Art Gallery, Bard to Broadway Theatre, Milner Gardens, Cathedral Grove and Cameron Lake, Englishman River Falls, Horne Lake Caves, Car Shows, Scuba Diving at Wall Beach and Madrona Point, Milner Gardens, Ravensong Aquatic Centre, Tigh Na Mara Grotto Spa, Mt. Washington Skiing, and Robert Held Hot Glass Studio. Upgraded kitchen amenities include: Large electric griddle, 4 slice toaster, rice cooker, electric turkey roaster, and electric waffle iron. Enjoy the peaceful neighbourhood, the ocean breezes, the Alaska cruise ships, sea lions, seals, bald headed eagles. Visit with the wildlife of the area, the multitude of stars at night and the gorgeous sunsets...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television:

    One TV in the living room. ...moreless

  • Toys:

    Beach toys, swim noodles, skim board, frisbee, bocci ball set, football, badminton rackets, 4 low beach lawn chairs, and beach mats....moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Rain Forests
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Off-street parking for 3 cars...moreless

  • Telephone:

    *Note* Young at Heart Cottage does not have a landline phone. Guests need to bring their own cell phone....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

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

    Within an hours drive to Mount Washington Ski Resort....moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.6
from 10 traveler reviews
Loading...
 
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer (2016)
Jun 16 - Sep 4, 2016
5 night min stay
$294
$1,851

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest

Fall / Winter
Sep 5 - Apr 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$174
$1,081

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest

Spring Shoulder
May 1 - Jun 15, 2017
3 night min stay
$162
$978

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest

Summer 2017
Jun 16 - Sep 4, 2017
5 night min stay
$305
$2,006

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Amenity Fee $27.44
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $193.25
  • Departure Cleaning Fee $202.91

Notes:

Rates are subject to change until the reservation is confirmed.

This property does not allow pets, and is non-smoking, including outdoors near open doors and windows.


Manager's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting manager when booking


Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Travel with peace of mind.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
 

Calendar

Last updated: 08/20/2016
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
 

Location

50 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Naniamo Airport
37 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
BC Ferries - Naniamo
2 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Highway 19A
99 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Mount Washington
200 Metres
Nearest Beach
Rathetrevor Beach

Car: Recommended

Walk to Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park from Young at Heart Cottage....

Rathtrevor Beach in Parksville is one of the province's most popular family destinations.

The attractions include sea (five kilometers of beachfront), forest (complete with a circular, oceanfront trail) and parkland (including shaded picnic grounds and lots of space to knock a ball around). At low tide, the ocean recedes almost a kilometer back from Rathtrevor's shoreline.

This incredible provincial park has it all, expansive sandy beach, wooded trail with old growth trees, day-use area for picnicking and a sought-after campground. A large number of seabirds also enjoy the area making bird watching a popular activity

 

Manager info


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the property manager

Loading...
1 of 1
 

Photos

  • Young at Heart Cottage, Parksville, BC

    Young at Heart Cottage, Parksville, BC

  • Young at Heart's Large inviting living room with views of the ocean and islands.

    Young at Heart's Large inviting living room with views of the ocean and islands.

  • Young at Heart's large sundeck looking across the street to the beach and ocean

    Young at Heart's large sundeck looking across the street to the beach and ocean

  • Beautiful Rathtrevor beach is just across the way

    Beautiful Rathtrevor beach is just across the way

Partner Offers

Enter dates to see accurate pricing

Minimum stay 1-5 nights
Dates are unavailable
Please enter travel dates
Please enter # of guests
Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
This listing requires that rentals start on a .
Request to Book

Booking confirmation within 24 hours

Get an Instant Quote

Pay with confidence
 please wait... When you book through the VRBO checkout, your booking is backed by our Book with Confidence Guarantee Learn more
  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    House
Manager
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Send email
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 08/20/2016

+1 778-679-0376
Available to call or text between 9am and 7pm

Add vacation protection services to your booking

Three services to protect your trip:

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

Travel with peace of mind.

Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


Get it now

advertisement

Share this property via Email

4 Bed Family Retreat Steps Away From Beach; Perfect Fall/Winter Getaway

Parksville, BC, Canada #3760956ha

4 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 8

You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

Share this property via Email

    Please correct the following errors and resend:
  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.