Handsome Dan’s at Otter Point (Pet Friendly)
Our log home at Otter Point is about 7kms (4.5miles) west of Sooke on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Located, about 45 minutes drive from Victoria, and few minutes drive for many beautiful hikes in the west coast rain forest, ideal for people that like to explore both world.
Our traditional (3 bedroom + loft) Log home can accommodate 8 persons comfortably. It features a fully equipped kitchen with gas cooking stove, cable, flat screen TV, DVD player, and full bathroom, with bath, shower and laundry facilities. The 17 foot high stone fireplace will gather friends and family around for memorable cozy evenings. Outside you will find and a large deck with hot tub, propane BBQ, table and chairs and only a few minutes walk to beach access.
All utilities, firewood and free call anywhere in Canada and US are included.
Upstairs: 1 queen bed in master room/ 1 double bed in 2nd bedroom/ 1 double size futon in the loft/ 1 ottoman that open as a single bed
Downstairs: 1 single bed in the 3rd bedroom.
Sooke also offer, fishing, Wale watching, kayaking, hiking, beachcombing and fine dinning at Sooke Harbor House and Point No Point
What is near by: Only 4-5 min walk to a beach access. 1Km will bring you to a local convenience store & small dinner. French Beach (10 min drive from the house) has a nice play ground with picnic table and direct access at the beach , 10 min further west (20 min drive from the house), will bring you to Jordan River, great for surfing. If keep on driving another 5-10 min west and you will be at China beach/ Mystic Beach (30 min drive from the house) it has both the camp ground area/beach and the hiking trail area which is one of my favourite about (40 min hike in the beautiful west coast rainforest) and you end up at the beach with wonderful waterfall. Another 15 min drive further west will be Sombrio Beach (45 min drive from the house) also surfing and hiking trails and finally 1hr drive will bring you the the community of Port Renfrew well known for it's famous West Coast Trial, Botanical beach known for the tidal pool at low tides and storm watching in winter time and Avatar grove (Canada's largest gnarliest tree).