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Spectacular Ocean/Mountain View Winter Getaway

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Last updated: 09/21/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

My wife and I live on the upper level (2400 square feet) of our 2 level, custom built home (when we are not on vacation). We live on a very private, 0.8 acre of land backing onto forest with a spectacular, unobstructed view of ocean and mountain.

Our home is situated on a rocky bluff, and the upper level, which we are offering to rent, (the lower level is rented out separately), is specifically designed to take advantage of the spectacular ocean and mountain views from every room through the large, triple pane windows. There is a large, (400 sq. ft.) wrap around deck with topless railing so as to not interfere with the view.

We are pet friendly and will consider your pet, but, please call.

The large living room has a woodburning fireplace for cozy evenings. (there is a woodshed on the property with a full load of dry wood), a 50 inch plasma tv, and receiver with music piped throughout the house.

There are two bedrooms; one with a queen sized bed and adjacent full bathroom with heated tile in the floor. The master bedroom has a king sized, 'Heavenly' bed from Westin Hotel, walk-in closet, Valor remote controlled gas fireplace, large ensuite bathroom, with heated floor tile, a soaker tub plus a full 5 foot shower.

The kitchen has everything one could want, from a gas top range to hot tap to a huge granite island to congregate around during meal preparation.

The media room is superb. We both enjoy watching BluRay movies on the 100 inch screen using a hi-definition JVC projector, Marantz digital pre-amplifier, Bryston amplifiers, 7 B&W surround speakers, and an SVS subwoofer; 4 lazy boy leather recliners top off an very enjoyable move experience!


The piano room has a Bosendorfer baby grand piano and a pair of tripod mounted 25 x 150 binoculars for viewing pleasure.

There is a separate laundry room with modern, front loading washer/dryer.

We have high speed internet, high definition TV PVR cable boxes, with an excellent selection of HD channels, an 'all -in-one' HP printer/copy/scan/fax machine, and free long distance calling in North America and selected European countries.

Our home is just around the corner from Linley Valley (Cottle Lake) Park with excellent walking tails through forest and by the lake.

Walking by the ocean is 3 minutes away at Neck Point Park, with trails along various coves, inlets, and beaches.

Our home is simply an excellent and comfortable way to enjoy a month or more of the Pacific Northwest beauty and scenery!

Bookings canceled at least 60 days before the start of the stay will receive a 100% refund. Trip cancellation and trip interruption insurance is available.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    prefer more mature occupants...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    no smoking inside or outside...moreless

  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Considered:

    call us...moreless

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

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library:

    About 200 cd music from the 60's, 70's and 80's...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Shaw cable with High Definition channels...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    (2) One 50 inch plasma TV in the living room with surround sound One 100 inch projector screen in the media room...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Numerous Blu-Ray DVDs...moreless

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Heat pump with biological clean air filter...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    2 car garage...moreless

  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage:

    2 car...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    In Master bedroom...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street:

    Huge parking area for up to 8 cars on concrete aggregate parking area at the top of driveway...moreless

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Stainless steel, lifetime cookware...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Cherry wood cabinets with glide out storage drawers, granite counters and backspash, Cutco knives, huge island with built in stove/gas cooktop...moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Wrap around with topless rail...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter
Oct 16 - Dec 31, 2016
30 night min stay

$1,548
Winter/Spring
Jan 1 - Apr 22, 2017
21 night min stay

$1,624
Spring/Summer
Jun 15 - Jun 29, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,246

Changeover Day: Thursday

Summer
Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,359

Changeover Day: Sunday

Summer/Fall
Sep 5 - Sep 19, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,246

Changeover Day: Tuesday

Fall/Winter
Oct 1 - Dec 31, 2017
30 night min stay

$1,699
Winter/Spring
Jan 1 - Apr 15, 2018
30 night min stay

$1,775
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning fee $75.52
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $755.20
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Non smokers only

Pets considered

Check in 4:00 PM

Check out 11:00 AM

Bookings canceled at least 60 days before the start of the stay will receive a 100% refund.

For rental periods of one month or greater, there is an option of trip cancellation and trip interruption insurance, paid for 100% by the owners.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 09/21/2016
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Location

29 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
YCD - Nanaimo airport
1.2 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Piper's Pub - good food
10 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Departure Bay, Nanaimo
9.1 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Nanaimo Golf Club
2.2 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Neck Point

Car: Necessary

Excellent trails for walking in the forest right out the door.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: My wife and I built our dream home in 2006 on 0.8 acres, adjacent to a forest, at the top of a hill with an unrestricted view of Georgia Stait and the Mountains of the Coast Range. We moved from the hustle and bustle of the Lower Mainland to the peace and beauty of this area. We are looking for someone to enjoy our home when we are absent; if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to call.

Why the Owner Chose Nanaimo, BC, Canada:
Our 0.8 acre property is very private, forested, with a 300 foot driveway from the road, and set apart from our neighbours yet it is only 5 minutes away from North Nanaimo's Woodgrove Mall. (Costco, Home Depot, The Bay, Walmart, Save-on-foods, Chapters, etc.) The view is exceptional and ever changing; it is the major reason that we bought and built. We designed our home to be very comfortable to live in and easy to entertain in,


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • View from deck

    View from deck

  • Kitchen / dining room

    Kitchen / dining room

  • Living room from kitchen

    Living room from kitchen

  • Master bedroom, king bed, remote controlled Valor gas fireplace, door to deck

    Master bedroom, king bed, remote controlled Valor gas fireplace, door to deck

  • 14 X 20 Media room with 100 inch screen, projector, electric lazy boy recliners

    14 X 20 Media room with 100 inch screen, projector, electric lazy boy recliners

  • View at dusk

    View at dusk

  • Front Entrance

    Front Entrance

  • Living room with kitchen in background

    Living room with kitchen in background

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Music room with baby grand and tripod binoculars

    Music room with baby grand and tripod binoculars

  • Master ensuite

    Master ensuite

  • View of Georgia Strait and the Coastal Mountains

    View of Georgia Strait and the Coastal Mountains

  • View of Coastal Mountains with fog over the ocean

    View of Coastal Mountains with fog over the ocean

VRBO #415108

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Wednesday, September 21, 2016

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Nanaimo, BC, Canada #415108

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