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Views from main floor, looking down Samsun Narrows

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Last updated: 06/27/2016
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

This home has it all...private setting overlooking Samsun Narrows, and distant mountains, the house is nestled in a grove of Garry oak surrounded by wildflower meadows home to deer, rabbit and eagles. The town of Ganges is a five minute drive away, and Salt Springs most popular beach is just down the road. The main level and upstairs of this home offers 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and all the amenities, and comforts to make your stay a memorable one

This spacious, bright, modern new home, built in 2006 by a well known west coast architect, makes the most of the southwest exposure and surrounding landscape. Relax in your luxury retreat, with vistas from every window of sunny meadows, dappled oaks and distant forest, ocean and mountain views.

Just down the street are some of Salt Spring Island's most popular hiking trails and stunning lookouts. Situated in the Vesuvius area, this home is less than a two minute drive to the islands most popular swimming beach, and only a few miles farther to a fresh water lake, great for swimming and fishing.

Everything you need is close by; restaurants, shopping and the famous Saturday Farmers Market. After a day enjoying all that Salt Spring has to offer, you will welcome a return to this four bedroom home with its comfortable furnishings and fully equipped kitchen. Watch deer saunter by or eagles soar overhead or enjoy the sunsets from the soaker tub.

There is a suite on the lower level of this house which is rented out and has its own separate entrance.

*Linens and bath towels are provided. Please bring your own beach towels.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    master bedroom, with full ensuite, and walk in closet...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • Main floor bedroom has a queen bed and is wheel chair accessable

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • the rate specified is for up to six guests. There is a charge of 100.00 per person, per week for any extra guests....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Shaw gateway digital T.V...moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Near The Ocean:

    famous Vesuvius beach 5 minute drive ...moreless

  • Ocean View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

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

    bring your own beach towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Island Escapades guided kayak rentals...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis:

    3 tennis courts available at Portlock Park...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    There is a indoor community pool on the island with a hot tub...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,236

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $386.20
  • cleaning fee $77.24

Notes:

The weekly rate of 1600.00 is for up to six guests, and is nonrefundable.There is a charge of 100.00 per week for any extra guests, a 100.00 cleaning fee and 500.00 damage deposit (refundable). All rates include taxes. If you use the "book it now" button there is a 100.00 booking fee.I do accept checks and money orders if you want to save the extra booking fee.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 06/27/2016
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Location

Car: Recommended

Rambler's Rest is located in peaceful family neighborhood, Sunny 1/2 acre property, with sweeping views of the ocean and mountains, looking southwest over Garry oak covered meadows filled with local wildlife...Deer, Rabbits...eagles abound, great place to relax and soak up the peaceful surroundings. Some of the most popular hiking trails on the island, are located right here. The Village, ferry and beaches, are located less than a five minute drive away.

 

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Photos

  • Views from main floor, looking down Samsun Narrows

    Views from main floor, looking down Samsun Narrows

  • front yard looking back to the deck

    front yard looking back to the deck

  • garden shed off parking area

    garden shed off parking area

  • little patio set to relax and enjoy the first morning rays

    little patio set to relax and enjoy the first morning rays

  • Living room

    Living room

  • side entrance coat room

    side entrance coat room

  • pantry dish cupboard

    pantry dish cupboard

  • Chef's dream,1950's gas cookstove with oven, broiler, griddle, and warming shelf

    Chef's dream,1950's gas cookstove with oven, broiler, griddle, and warming shelf

  • one of the upstairs bathrooms, has tub shower combo

    one of the upstairs bathrooms, has tub shower combo

  • Main floor bedroom, Queen Bed

    Main floor bedroom, Queen Bed

  • master bedroom, relaxing oasis.

    master bedroom, relaxing oasis.

  • View side of house and deck

    View side of house and deck

  • view of side yard, house is nestled in a be autiful little grove of garry oaks

    view of side yard, house is nestled in a be autiful little grove of garry oaks

  • garden shed

    garden shed

  • Entry way, wheel chair accessable

    Entry way, wheel chair accessable

  • living room, new comfy couches

    living room, new comfy couches

  • front hall leading into pantry.

    front hall leading into pantry.

  • computer desk also in pantry, off kitchen.

    computer desk also in pantry, off kitchen.

  • main floor bathroom, with shower.

    main floor bathroom, with shower.

  • Master bathroom with oval soaker tub looking out onto the mountains.

    Master bathroom with oval soaker tub looking out onto the mountains.

  • Master Bedroom, Queen Bed

    Master Bedroom, Queen Bed

  • separate laundry room

    separate laundry room

VRBO #444242

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Tuesday, August 23, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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