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Cancellation July 6 -10 South Facing Panoramic Views Fully Equipped Hot tub

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Paradise 2 Bedroom Plus Loft 2 Bathroom Views From All Windows

On the shores of Sooke Harbour you'll relax and recharge in the hot tub on the waters edge, watch otters and seals play, the fish jump and the eagles soar.

There is also a outdoor shower with views.

Barbeque on the patio and sip a glass of wine, we have herbs in our garden for your use, and crab can be caught right in front of the cottage!

A fire pit on the beach for peaceful evenings and star gazing.

Cozy up to the wood burning fireplace inside with a good book.

Or have a snooze outside on the lounger by the water.

Amazing fly fishing right on your own beach.

Or minutes to the best salmon fishing in the world.

Perfect for your canoe or kayaks a nature lovers dream.

Galloping Goose Trail minutes away for running, bike riding or just a wonderful walk.

The spectacular Sooke Pot Holes for hiking and swimming a short 10 minute drive or a fabulous bike ride take a picnic!

Claw foot bathtub in master bedroom for a leisurely soak and ocean views.

All this is just 35 minutes from downtown Victoria

2 minute drive into the town of Sooke or a 10 minute walk.

Where grocery shopping and everything from small cafes to 5 star restaurants await.

Wi fi I pod dock cable TV DVDs

More Details

Shelley Medjuck
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

About Shelley Medjuck

We live in Victoria and love to get away to our cottage in just 35 minutes we feel like we're hundreds of miles away from it all.

Shelley Medjuck purchased this cottage in 2010

Why Shelley Medjuck chose Vancouver Island

My husband and I purchased this property because you just can't have a house any closer to the water!

Jeff was raised in Sooke so knows the area very well he said this place has it all Fly fishing at your doorstep salmon fishing minutes away and the town of Sooke 2 minutes away.

I love the peace and quiet, watching the wildlife, sipping wine in the hot tub, reading by the fire or entertaining friends with fresh crab caught right next to our float ... heaven.

What makes this cottage unique

Bright airy and open main living area - plus loft

Private little beach deck

Sandy area with fire pit

Views everywhere lots of windows and doors that open

to eight feet wide to create a feeling of bringing nature in

Waters edge steps away


Sooke Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub
  • Main bathroom has shower Master has claw foot tub in bedroom and ensuite
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Loft - 2 double
  • Master bedroom - queen size bed Open loft area - two double beds Second bedroom - queen size bed
  • Books
  • Games
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


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Cancellation July 6 -10 South Facing Panoramic Views Fully Equipped Hot tub
average rating of 4.964286 based on 28 reviews

Wonderful, Relaxing Cottage

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful cottage on the water to enjoy the beautiful outdoors. Seals on the dock, eagles, deer in the yard, and geese. Fish from the dock, watch the stars from the hot tub, grill and eat outdoors and enjoy the beautiful flower gardens. The inside of the cottage was fully furnished with everything you'd need to enjoy yourself. Loved the décor and especially enjoyed the window seat for reading and watching the water. Totally relaxing vacation!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, so pleased you had a relaxing stay and enjoyed the view it's always a treat to watch the wildlife from the comfort of the cottage! Hope to see you again soon!
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Great location and awesome place to stay.

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time here for us. We really enjoy the location of the cottage. When visiting the island we NEED to stay at a place right on the water. Prairie folks need to fall asleep and wke up to the sound of water. This place provides that.

We had a couple concerns about the property but the owners were quick to resolve them.

Next time we visit the area we hope the cottage will be available!

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for visiting Sea Wash and we look forward to your return!
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Private, peaceful spot

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is charming, cheerful and bright, with all amenities from kitchen spices to logs for the fire. It feels very peaceful and secluded while still close to Sooke. Although not large, the 6 of us felt we had plenty of room to enjoy the views. The loft is a very cozy space that teenagers will love, especially the wooden ladder to access it. We loved watching the seals, otters, herons, swans and other wildlife regularly passing by. It is less than 15 min to walk into town for groceries or coffee, and just a little further to access the Galloping Goose trails for cycling or running. It was great having the hot tub and fire pit, they both extended our time outdoors in the cooler evenings. The only issue we had was with our rental minivan, which had some difficulty negotiating the very steep driveway in the rain. We would love to come back for another visit, next time in a better car :).

  • Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy you had a comfortable stay and enjoyed the peace and seclusion of Sea Wash. Yes it is great that town is close enough to walk to, or a very quick cycle away, it is such a bonus when you forget something and don't have far to go! We too love all the wildlife that can be observed from the cottage. The fish are now starting to jump which is another wonderful activity to watch from the deck! Next time you come I will tell you about another trail by the river to walk or run on, that's just 5 minutes away! Hope to see you again!
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Lovely, waterfront cottage

  • 5 of 5

Stayed at Sea Wash Cottage in Feb 2017 and had a wonderful family get away. The property is exactly as depicted and has a very warm, coastal vibe. We enjoyed going to the nearby Sooke Potholes, French Beach and into Victoria. Evenings were spent relaxing, playing board games and challenging each other at the ring toss. The hot tub was also used by some of the family and they loved it.

Shelley was great to deal with. Would stay here again and recommend to friends!

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Colleen, So pleased you got to see some of the special places surrounding the cottage we love the Potholes, and such fun to pop into Victoria for a bit of city too! Thank you for visiting Sea Wash, and hope to see you again!
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So much more than advertised

  • 5 of 5

We had such an amazing weekend over New Years here. Shelley was super helpful in answering questions and making sure we had what we needed.

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing location and true home from home with everything thought of.

  • 5 of 5

Such a lovely cottage with beautiful furnishings and every amenity. Fabulous watching seals and otters from the verandah or from the seats around the firepit. And the sunrises were magnificent. We had to drag ourselves away at the end of our weeks stay. Shelley was very helpful and answered questions promptly. Big thanks to them for sharing their little corner of paradise.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Oh how wonderful that you relaxed and enjoyed all the surroundings! It's so much fun to be entertained by all the marine life at your doorstep ! Come back soon!
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Nearest Airport
54 Kilometres
Victoria International
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
60 Kilometres
Swartz Bay
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
De Manial Creek
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
Hwy 14
Nearest Restaurant
1.2 Kilometres
Mai- Mai's Bistro
Nearest Ski
250 Kilometres
Mount Washington
Nearest Beach
Sea Wash
Car: recommended

only 500 meters to Seaparc Recreation Center:

Swimming ( Salt water) skating, Bike Park pump track hills and jumps

fitness classes etc

Sooke also has one of the top 10 new restaurants in Canada

Wild Mountain Food and Drink

2 km to Galloping Goose trail - 60 km of beautiful wide trails to bike run or walk

Coopers Cove fish store 100 meters

Wine and Beer store 200 meters

Sooke Potholes for swimming hiking 6 km


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $101.37
Damage Deposit $324.39

holiday rates $325 per night low season $350 per night high season

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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