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Last updated: 11/28/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:1.75
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Secret Cove Bird's Nest is perched above one of the most spectacular inlets on the Sunshine Coast; awaits your home away from home!

Absolute bliss is what you will feel when exploring this private peninsula, shared by only a small number of homes. If you are a nature enthusiast who loves exploring ocean inlets, bird watching, and hiking enchanting trails through the woods, then this delightful home in Secret Cove will be perfect for you!

Excellent kayaking and boating area. Bird's nest is an ideal setting for a romantic retreat or we can accomodate up to six guests. Our house is newly renovated with all the comforts of home. Open design living area with large windows to enjoy the view!

If you happen to arrive by water, we have a 30 foot slip for landing your pleasure craft. We also have launching facilities if you would like to trailer your boat here. The fishing here is one of the best areas of the Sunshine Coast for salmon and ling cod. There are also many islands here to explore.

It is a rare opportunity to be a guest in one of the most cherished parts of the world...Your Private little spot is waiting for you!

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Owner

Member since: 2013

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/28/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 5-6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

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  • There are two bedrooms on the main floor. Both bedrooms have queen size teak beds with one bedroom with an attached ensuite. The downstairs studio has an open concept with a queen bed, separate futon couch, and private washroom....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 2 Half Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet

    ensuite...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    main bathroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet

    downstairs bathroom...moreless

  • Bathrooms on the main floor have been newly renovated. The choices for the bathrooms were carefully chosen to create a West Coast feel. Warm colors, and cosy environment is the theme to make you feel at home....moreless

Other Amenities

  • We would like your stay to be really enjoyable, so please feel free to ask any questions to help make that happen!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Music Library:

    Cd's of all genres of music!...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    We do have basic cable provided as well as a DVR if you would like to record any shows, to watch later....moreless

  • Stereo:

    Stereo plays cds and radio. ...moreless

  • Television:

    Forty inch wall mounted Samsung tv complete with HDMI chord if you would like to plug in your laptop or tablet. The tv is also plugged into Bosse speakers for great sound!...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Great variety of DVDs for your viewing pleasure!...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining room is a beautiful area to sit, with skyllight providing natural light, overlooking the view. Sliding glass doors can be opened onto the wrap around deck to bring in the outdoors!...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Ceiling fan in the living room...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Electric Baseboard heaters...moreless

  • Internet:

    Wi fi provided no charge...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone:

    Please no long distance calls, but local ok...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Towels provided for bathroom and hot tub use...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove:

    Brand new Regency insert has been installed; great heat!...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    There are two coffee makers; a drip or perculator...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    We have a full kitchen completely stocked with all the cooking utensils and dishes you will need while you are creating a beautiful meal!...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Very quiet new Bosch dishwasher...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    The kitchen has a lot of light, with a skylight above the counter. There is lots of room to create your meal!...moreless

  • Microwave:

    New quiet Samsung microwave...moreless

  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    New Samsung refrigerator with large lower freezer....moreless

  • Stove:

    New Samsung stove with Convection oven....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Beautiful wrap around deck, for you to enjoy the view!...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    There is a small lawn area in front with a ornamental grass garden. Lovely area to relax or read....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Brand new Beachcomber hot tub for two! Lots of jets!...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
winter rates
Oct 31 - Dec 22, 2016
2 night min stay
$170
$1,055 $2,260

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

Christmas/thanksgiving
Dec 23 - Dec 30, 2016
2 night min stay
$188
$1,187

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

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$170
$1,055

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

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

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

COUPLES RATE!

If you would like to come and stay at the Bird's nest for a romantic getaway,

Using one bed, we would like to offer you a couple's rate for $175.00 a night until May 1!

Any additional people over two is $25.00 extra per night.

A 50 % deposit is due with booking, and the balance is due one month prior to arrival.

Payments can be made through paypal, bank transfers or cash.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 11/28/2016
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Location

26 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Wilson Creek
20 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Grasshopper Pub
50 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Langdale
20 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Pender Harbour
75 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Vancouver
1 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Sunshine Coast Highway
4 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Rockwater
30 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Dakota Ridge
1 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Thormandby Island

Car: Necessary

Bird's Nest is located in one of the most beautiful, private areas on the Sunshine Coast. The home faces southwest with fabulous views of beautiful sunsets and open sky. It is a perfect getaway for boaters, kayakers, or just a break from life, to rejuvenate your soul!

There is a dock in front of the house on the water for you to use! If you have a kayak or canoe, you're welcome to bring it; there are many beautiful areas to explore here. There are also places to rent kayaks close by if you don't have your own.

Thormandby Island has gorgeous white sand beaches and is only 10 minutes away by boat! You feel like your on a tropical island! Great place for a picnic, swimming, frisbee, bocce ball, or just relaxing in the sun!

Simson Marine park is located on South Thormandby Island, and Jedediah Island is a half hour away which is a provincial park with an old Homestead to explore, complete with orchard, and sheep still inhabiting the island; a lovely day trip!

Smugglers Cove is a ten minute drive away which has a resident beaver; volunteers have built wooden walkways above the flooded areas. After a lovely walk in the forest and through open marshland areas; you end up overlooking gorgeous bays and expansive ocean.

Homesite Cave trails are close by which meanders around limestone caves and sinkholes, while also being situated amongst a second old growth forest and waterfall!

This is an amazing area for Mountain biking as volunteers have built many trails all over the coast for you to enjoy. Easy access to the new Suncoaster trail!

These are only a few gems of the area, there are so many areas to explore! We can provide more information as requested. Look forward to your arrival!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: Trev and Laurie both love this private gem on the Sunshine Coast and would love to share it with you! Laurie was born and raised on the Sunshine Coast and really enjoys the beauty, nature and sense of community on the Sunshine Coast. Trevors family has owned property in Secret Cove since the 1970's and really enjoys the outdoors and fishing in the area.

Why the Owner Chose Sunshine Coast B, BC, Canada:
This is such a unique piece of property. You are close to the ocean and an expansive sky. Part of this property has been owned by Trevor's family since the 70's and it is so beautiful and peaceful here. When we had the opportunity to buy the rest of the property, we felt lucky to have the opportunity.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We fell in love with the expansive sky, the ocean, the wildlife, and sense of peace here. It is truly unique with no traffic noise, only boats, and sealife. When we saw a stellar sea lion playing with a salmon in the ocean in front of the house, we were captivated!


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/28/2016

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Photos

  • Beautiful sunset kayaking

    Beautiful sunset kayaking

  • Bear paw stepping stone entrance

    Bear paw stepping stone entrance

  • Relax in the bright comfortable dining area

    Relax in the bright comfortable dining area

  • Master bedroom with ensuite

    Master bedroom with ensuite

  • Large windows in comfy living room to view the sea birds, boats and sunsets

    Large windows in comfy living room to view the sea birds, boats and sunsets

  • Cozy corner for morning coffee!
Fabulous view of the water!

    Cozy corner for morning coffee! Fabulous view of the water!

  • Large wrap around deck

    Large wrap around deck

  • We have hummingbirds that entertain us year round.

    We have hummingbirds that entertain us year round.

  • Downstairs bedroom with a beautiful view!

    Downstairs bedroom with a beautiful view!

  • View from the dock!

    View from the dock!

  • Frequent sights of many majestic blue heron

    Frequent sights of many majestic blue heron

  • Many beautiful sunsets!

    Many beautiful sunsets!

  • Bird's Nest with a gorgeous view!

    Bird's Nest with a gorgeous view!

  • Open design living area
with french doors onto deck

    Open design living area with french doors onto deck

  • Remodelled kitchen and dining area with lots of natural light.

    Remodelled kitchen and dining area with lots of natural light.

  • A cozy Asian nest

    A cozy Asian nest

  • Local deer who are frequent visitors.

    Local deer who are frequent visitors.

  • Garden whimsy

    Garden whimsy

  • Cosy wrap around deck with barbeque!

    Cosy wrap around deck with barbeque!

  • Two person hot tub; which could seat a cosy four!

    Two person hot tub; which could seat a cosy four!

  • Dock for you to enjoy!
Great for swimming or boating.

    Dock for you to enjoy! Great for swimming or boating.

  • Local water taxi within walking distance from our rental.

    Local water taxi within walking distance from our rental.

  • Landing deck to relax and enjoy the view below

    Landing deck to relax and enjoy the view below

  • Chickadees love to feed from your hand if you keep really still.

    Chickadees love to feed from your hand if you keep really still.

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Wednesday, November 30, 2016

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