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High-Bank Waterfront House with Fantastic Views.

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Last updated: 12/02/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

The major attraction of this four level home is its location with beautiful views of Howe Sound, the Georgia Straits, Keats Island and the Coastal Mountains north of Vancouver with exceptional hiking nearby. The most unique quality is its peacefulness and the friendly and inviting atmosphere of the town and Sunshine Coast.

The master bedroom suite, on the upper level is large and airy with a king size bed and comfortable seating area and bathroom with whirlpool tub and walk-in shower. There is also an office upstairs with two single beds. The entry level consists of an powder room, 'open plan' kitchen, dining area, and living room with a wood burning fireplace and access to a deck perfect for watching the marine traffic and boating activities. The third level has a sitting room with a queen size Murphy bed, a bathroom with shower, a laundry room and access to a small patio. The lowest level is a large open room with two twin beds, a sofa and wood burning stove. The bathroom has a large walk-in shower, soaking tub and amazing views of the Sound.


Keywords: Private home with garage, four levels, waterfront access, multiple patios and decks, walkable distance from quaint town center.
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Owner

Member since: 2012

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/02/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 2800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children:

    Children over the age of 12 are allowed....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Quiet cul de sac, stairs to rocky beach, adjacent vacant lot is part of the property....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    Two DVD players...moreless

  • Music Library:

    Two Bose iPod docks and a clock/radio/iPod dock. CD's also available....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    The house has views of the Coast Mountain Range north of Vancouver....moreless

  • Water View:

    The house overlooks Howe Sound and has views of the Georgia Straits as well....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    There are staircases down to a rocky beach which is accessible at low tide....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Racquetball
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    Two car garage, but may only have space for one car depending on the season. Manager will advise....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Open living area seats 8 on a couch and three easy chairs. Incredible view of Howe Sound, Keats and Gambier Islands and the Coast mountains....moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    One large deck, one covered deck. Small patio at side of house. Large patio down three flights of stairs....moreless

  • Golf:

    There are several golf courses in the area that are open to the public....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    There is a kayak/canoe rental company at the Gibsons marina....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    There are nearby community tennis courts....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    There is a community pool in Gibsons....moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Season Fall/winter
Oct 1 - Dec 22, 2016
2 night min stay
$151
$906

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest

Christmas and New Year's
Dec 23 - Jan 3, 2017
2 night min stay
$189
$1,132

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $38 per night, per additional guest

Off Season Winter/Spring
Jan 4 - Apr 30, 2017
2 night min stay
$151
$906

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest

High Season
May 1 - Sep 30, 2017
2 night min stay
$189
$1,132

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $38 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$189
$1,132

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $38 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $113.19
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $113.19
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Deposit of 50% is due at time of reservation. If paying with PayPal, balance is due THREE (3) days prior to arrival. If paying with check or cash, balance is due on arrival. Refundable damage deposit of $150.00 due on arrival. Cash or check with ID may be held or deposited until damage is resolved. Check in is at 3PM, check out is at 10AM. Seasonal rates available. In-town managers.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.


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Location

59.6 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Vancouver International Airport
6.1 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Langdale to Horseshoe Bay
0.33 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Georgia Beach

Car: Necessary

Numerous artist and craft studios and shops in the area and on nearby islands, live music performances, August book festival, summer fiber arts festival, other varied events especially in the summer.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1999

About the owner: We are retired professionals from Arizona.

Why the Owner Chose Gibsons, BC, Canada:
We fell in love with the beauty and peacefulness of this small unique community as well as the incredible summer weather as compared to Arizona. It is unique in that it can only be reached by drive-on ferry from Horseshoe Bay just north of Vancouver. The one-way trip is 40 minutes. Because of that it is a very quiet vacation retreat, but there are summer farmers' markets, arts and craft markets and community activities. A small hospital is 20km away in Sechelt with air lift capabilities to Vancouver.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We are less than 1km from Lower Gibsons. Major shopping areas are in Upper Gibsons or Sechelt which requires driving. Our favorite ritual is watching the boating traffic on Howe Sound and looking for the elusive bald eagles as they fly by while we are sitting on the deck sipping our wine.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/02/2016

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Photos

  • View from the living room

    View from the living room

  • The upper deck

    The upper deck

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Master suite whirlpool tub and shower

    Master suite whirlpool tub and shower

  • Lower level room with twin beds

    Lower level room with twin beds

  • Sailboats in the Sound, Keats Island and the Coastal Mountains

    Sailboats in the Sound, Keats Island and the Coastal Mountains

  • The lower patio

    The lower patio

  • Front entry

    Front entry

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Master bedroom sitting area

    Master bedroom sitting area

  • Mid level sitting room with Murphy bed

    Mid level sitting room with Murphy bed

  • Lower level soaking tub within the walk-in shower

    Lower level soaking tub within the walk-in shower

  • View of the house from the lower patio

    View of the house from the lower patio

  • The elusive bald eagle

    The elusive bald eagle

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016

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