1,000 Sq Ft Dlx Lower Level 2 Brm Suite/Moorage on Priv. Deep Water Wharf
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
Stay in our beautiful waterfront location and have a great getaway mini-vacation.
Peaceful/private. Lower-level self-contained suite in beautiful house on gorgeous property. No steps to access Deluxe 1000 sq ft lower level suite. 2-BDRM (King master bdrm. Queen bdrm in alcove off the living room). Moorage on 550 sq ft deep-water private wharf. Private entrance. Living room, kitchen, two BBQ areas (one with gazebo all overlooking ocean). Safety rails in bathroom. 80-foot long covered deck. 200 sq ft open air deck. Your private deck is only about 10 feet from where your car is parked. Nestled on mountainside of peninsula. Breathtaking 180° view. 360° tour on website. Minutes to lakes, hikes, parks, beaches. Serene, quiet. Deer, eagles, seals, lots of song birds and possibly even a killer whale or two! Gorgeous sunsets. Fresh clean air. You´re our only guest. Parlons français. If you email us or give us a call we will send you a link to our new webcam showing in live time the incredible view!
Relax and enjoy village charm of Pender Harbour. September 18-20 Pender Harbour Jazz Festival!
The Pender Harbour indoor swimming pool is also only about a 12 minute drive away, and boasts modern facilities, small exercise room, Jacuzzi, sauna and is not crowded.
Sorry no children under 10 years/visitors allowed in the suite or on property. No smoking. No pets.
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Member since: 2012
- 1000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Handholds in bathtub and beside toilet for mobility-challenged guests. Suite has beautiful covered long covered deck to sit and watch boats and wildlife. Our older guests absolutely LOVE IT!...moreless
- Non Smoking Only
Not Suitable For Children:
Sorry, no children or babies allowed in suite, including guest's friends' children, no exception due to liability. Paying guests' children allowed if 10 years of age and over. $40 for each additional guest in suite up to maximum of 4 guests in suite. ...moreless
- Pets Not Allowed:
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Short drive away is golf course, swimming pool with small fitness room, supermarkets, liquor store. It is wonderful to sit on either deck and watch the boat traffic go by or watch the seals pop their heads up (usually early in the morning or in early evening), see the eagles soar, listen to the loons and ravens and various other birdlife...we have lots of areas on property to sit and take in the fresh air and just watch nature. You might even see a whale in distance!There is a small staircase above house through a small forest. If you like to fish you can do so off our wharf if you have a saltwater licence, or hire a boat for a day from a nearby charter and go out into the open ocean or take harbour tour with the SloCat. It is peaceful and beautiful here...many of our guests say they do not want to leave! I have a small fenced garden and also about 5 or 6 banana trees that luckily the deer so far have not eaten!...moreless
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- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Recreation Center
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View
- Near The Ocean:
180-degree view from balcony of suite. View boats coming and going...fishing boats, sailboats (maybe even killer whales if you are lucky!)...You can see to open ocean beyond from kitchen even!...moreless
Small village of Madeira Park, with lots of flowers, a couple of supermarkets, government wharf, very friendly and relaxed small town feel. Lots of musicians/artists call Pender Harbour home....moreless
- Water View:
Rugged rocky shoreline, seals, starfish, seastars, schools of small fish, crabs. You may even see a killer whale. Google: Rare footage of killer whales in Pender Harbour on YouTube for my video!...moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Hair Dryer
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- Coffee Maker
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Oct 9 - Feb 1, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- If cleaner needs hiring $112.80 + tax
- Tax Rate 5%
October 1 to May 1, couples can stay 7 nights for price of 6. 14 days' notice - $50 admin charge; less than 14 days' notice - 50% of booked rate (excluding taxes) charged; less than one week's notice - full amount charged. Absolutely no children under 10 years of age permitted in suite or on property. No visitors unless cleared with owners prior to visit. No more than 4 paying guests in suite.
No cleaning fee (keeps fees low for guests), but we ask guests leave suite in clean condition they found it (dishes washed, dried, put away, counters wiped down, no damage), or $ put on credit card.
Credit card # via telephone call. 100% of total booking fee upon reservation. If any damage to property over and above usual wear and tear (ie lots of grease everywhere, dishes not done, tears in linen etc), this will be charged to your credit card. We do not charge a cleaning fee and it is over a 1,000 sq ft suite to keep price low for you.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Relax at a unique, tranquil, oceanfront hideaway, nestled on the mountainside of a peninsula at the entrance to beautiful Pender Harbour (over 50 km of meandering shoreline). You are our only guest in this secluded paradise! The 1,000 plus sq. ft. suite in the lower level of our house is the ideal base from which to do many trips! We’re only minutes away from many warm lakes. We are only a 3-min. drive away from beautiful Francis Point Marine Park. The walk is a 1-hour easy round-trip from parking area. Eco-sensitive area with many unusual plants. Small trail (through old growth trees) leads to sea and Francis Point Lighthouse – popular area for scuba divers and kayakers. Great views of Vancouver, Texada Island, and some Gulf Islands. Take a day trip to Princess Louisa Inlet (a beautiful, scenic example of a fjord on the west coast. The almost mile-high cliffs rise from quiet waters with over 60 cascading falls (best in about June at snow melt). Chatterbox Falls flows year round. Charter a boat and go prawn/salmon fishing! You might even see a killer whale from the suite. Sorry, but absolutely no children under 10 years of age allowed on property or in suite.
Year Purchased: 2009
About the owner: We (Daniel and Gaylene) moved to the Pender Harbour area permanently in spring 2011 from Langley, BC. Daniel is French-Canadian and grew up in a small town north of Montreal and is an amazing guy regarding anything electrical, electronic and has a great talent for designing and is constantly 'tweaking' our property to make it an interesting place to visit. He enjoys prawn fishing and other fishing and is often out on his boat. Gaylene was born in Vancouver, lived in England for 9 years, then on a sailboat for a year in the Mediterranean before returning to B.C. in 1995, and has travelled extensively. She loves gardening, rowing her little boat, bird watching, swimming, hiking, cooking. Daniel and Gaylene enjoy the wildness and serenity of the Pender Harbour area. By the way, ask Daniel to show you his new Slingshot fancy car or take you for a quick ride up (or down) the small hill to the wharf in his John Deere (if you want!)
Why the Owner Chose Irvines Landing, BC, Canada:
We had been visiting Pender Harbour for a few years, and dreamed of having a house on the ocean, and loved the house immediately when we saw it, especially the breathtaking ocean and mountain views. We are so close to the ocean, it is only about a stone's throw from the house!
The Unique Benefits at this House:
It's all about the water view here! ...not to mention the peacefulness of the place. The air is so clean and the water is beautiful and clear. We love to watch all the boats coming and going. There is never a dull moment. Being on a peninsula, the house is very quiet - no traffic noise from road above at all! It is nice to walk, jog or bicycle around our neighbourhood. Deer, eagles and seals can frequently be seen, and other wildlife. The boat can accommodate a 28-foot boat for guests. There is a gazebo-like structure on the wharf where it is nice to sit on days if there is a breeze, enjoy the sunsets or watch seals playfully popping up to watch you! You could even throw a line in and fish right from the wharf. There is an area in the forest with water trickling from a natural spring, dripping over a huge boulder into a trough which deer and birds alike use often...very 'zen-like'! We also added an enclosed flower garden with a few herbs. There is also another beautiful area on upper level for guests - a gazebo with seating area. There is also an uncovered 200 sq ft deck that guests never want to leave (a nice addition to the 80-foot long covered deck that guests already enjoy). The ocean views are endless and the whole place is very relaxing. Sometimes guests have plans of catching up on reading, but find themselves unable to stop gazing at the view and doing just plain nothing. The property is very private and about an acre in size and we give guests lots of privacy, unlike a bed and breakfast. The outdoor cooking area with 2-burner propane stove and small barbeque is another cooking area in addition to the kitchen in the suite. Nothing like being outside while cooking! The unique property is on side of a mountain on Francis Peninsula Road, and there are seldom cars driving by, yet is only about 5 minute drive from Highway 101. No traffic noise!
- Primary: (604) 883-2988 Please do not call between 9 pm and 7 am PST
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Beautiful location...watch the boats sail by our private wharf!
Dine al fresco on "infinity deck"...it's all about the view-photo June 16, 2015.
Tiki hut on our wharf (for privacy, getting out of sun or wind/rain)
Dining area with beautiful view
King-sized deluxe bed with door to access deck and ocean view
Full bathroom. Handholds in tub and bottom RT of toilet for mobility challenged.
Young seal on logboom near Skardon Islands, 5 min. row from the suite!
Our cat sees deer for 1st time from our upper deck. (Cat has no access to suite)
Small fawn wandered onto guest suite deck in 2011. Reunited with mom later.
A perfect sunset...view from one of your balconies.
Sea of daisies at top of our driveway...photo taken June 2016
Your other deck.! Like an infinity pool! 5 paces from your car...unpacking easy!
32' private wharf with double boat slip. Launch your kayak. Have a cold one...
Watch gorgeous sunsets and make amazing memories...our wharf gets sunrise/sunset
Living room has 32-inch flat screen LCD TV, quality furnishings, ocean view
Full kitchen w. utensils (covered BBQ/cooking area w. propane stove - ocean view
Queen bedroom (in alcove off livingroom area and curtained off.
See my YouTube video: Amazing Footage of Killing Whales Entering Pender Harbour"
Daniel with 22 lb lingcod caught June 16, 2015...he loves to go prawning/fishing
190-ft sailboat Ethereal entering Pender Harbour in 2011...never a dull moment!
Beautiful sunset in April 2014
Just another day in paradise (Slingshot)
Gazebo area above house
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Wednesday, November 30, 2016
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