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- Minimum stay:1-4 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Ask Owner
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
This 2 year old home offers comfort at it's premium. 1860 of beauty and craftsmanship. Very beautiful treed setting surrounded with custom built in place cedar fencing. Soothing fish pond with waterfall for your outdoor relaxation and enjoyment. Municipal maintained walking trail aprox. 500 ft from the front door. If you prefer golf there are two golf courses close by. Property has parking for several vehicles including a rv hookup with 30 amp. service. Visitors are not far from a variety of attractions. For instance: You can drive to Tofino on the west coast and watch the surfers in 1 1/2 hrs. The world famous Cathedral Grove where some of the largest and oldest trees in the world are situated is only 20 minutes away. Lots of Lakes for fishing and swimming are close by. As well as the best salmon fishing in the world is right down the road. You can take the Francis Barkley passenger ferry to beautiful Bamfield and cruise 30 miles up the Alberni Inlet which is a natural deep sea canal. Lots of historic things to see, such as the old McLeans Mill. There is a hospital and great shopping only 5 minutes away, yet you still experience the country setting while staying in our home. The inside of the home is beautiful with Valour cast iron fireplace, high ceilings, lots of upper windows, hand scraped hickory floors, and marble floors in bathrooms. All stainless steel appliances including washer and dryer, built in vac system. Two flat screen tv's are available one 60 inch and the other 40 inch. As well there is sound under the roof top patio and is Bluetooth compatable. Both bedrooms have king size beds with cotton sheets and eiderdown covers. Wi fi is also available and is included in the rental. BBQ is provided under one of the patios which is under cover so you can still bbq even if the weather is not so dry. You will always be comfortable with a state of the art heat pump to provide cool days in the summer. Both bedrooms boast king size beds, and the ensuite has a beautiful walk in shower with seamless glass enclosure, two person soaker tub, heated floors, electric fireplace. n the event of any mishap there is a beautiful hospital only 5 minute drive from this property. Just bring your clothes. Everything else is provided.
Member since: 2014
- 1867 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
Minimum age limit for guests is 25yrs old. Also this is not a party home so out of respect for neighbours we would appreciate that you respect their privacy and keep the noise level at a minimum...moreless
Please Note: WE do request that if there are children in your party that the Adults supervise the children around the fish pond. Please do not allow them to throw gravel or rocks in the pond or walk on any of the rocks that house the waterfall etc. The pond is stocked with fish and they are our pets so please enjoy viewing them. We notice that the children love feeding the fish and watching their little mouths consuming their meal. They will congregate every day around 4-5 pm for their dinner....moreless
Front entry has a extra wide door, but there is one small step to access the front porch. However there is a concrete sidewalk that goes to the back and at that location there are no steps....moreless
- Non Smoking Only:
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- RENTAL RULES Don & Jean’s West Island Retreat 3515 Carriere Road, Port Alberni BC No Smoking inside or within the parameters of the fence. If any evidence is found, damage deposit will be forfeited, plus the cost of cleaning. No Fireworks on the premises. No pets unless there is a separate pet contract that has been completed by the homeowner and guest before arrival. If any evidence is found, damage deposit will be forfeited, plus the cost of cleaning. Maximum 4 Guests. There may be an exception only if pre-arranged with homeowner at a cost of $25 per day per extra guest. No overnight guests,only those originally booked The guest completing the rental agreement must be 25 years or older and staying on the premises for the agreed dates. This is a residential property, please respect the neighbours and observe quiet hours of 10:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. ...moreless
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Recreation Center
- Water Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View:
The Alberni Inlet is about 30 miles long. Our home is only a 5 minute drive to the Alberni Inlet. It is a natural deep sea port, and you can book your trip up the inlet on the Lady Rose to Bamfield....moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Pier Fishing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
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- Outdoor Grill:
Pool / Spa
- Communal Pool:
- Heated Pool
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Nov 28 - Mar 31, 2017
4 night min stay
Apr 1 - May 31, 2017
4 night min stay
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2017
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- cleaning $150.40
- Refundable Damage Deposit $376.00
No garage access. No office access
Please Note: This is not a property designed for little children due to a fish pond with waterfall, and the liability issues that go along with that.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Beautiful municipal maintained walking trail only 300 feet from the front door. Stroll the Harbour Quay just down the road with a variety of specialty shops, where you can book a beautiful boat trip and tour up the Alberni Inlet to the small community of Bamfield. It is aprox. a 25 mile trip up the Alberni Inlet. You will see bears,eagles,etc. It is a beautiful day trip.
Year Purchased: 2012
About the owner: I am a home builder and have built houses all over vancouver island. I have put personal touches into this home as it is our current residence. My wife Jean as well has put all her fine touches into the decorating, landscaping etc. We take pride in our home as it is our personal retreat as well. All we ask is that you treat our home as it is your own.
Why the Owner Chose Port Alberni, BC, Canada:
Port Alberni has a lot to offer as it is the gateway to the Pacific Rim National Park. See people surfing every day, as well as the beauty of Tofino and Uclulet. Take the lady Rose ferry for a day trip up the Alberni Inlet to the small community of Bamfield.or simply stroll the Harbour Quay and have a meal or just a donut it's all beautiful. Some of the best fishing in the world when the Salmon come up the inlet each spring until late fall. Tour the famous McLanes Mill. Take a trip 20km east of Port Alberni to view and stroll through the largest forest grove in British Columbia (McMillan Park) and while your there enjoy a picnic or refreshing swim in beautiful Cameron Lake. Near by lakes to swim are Sproat Lake, and Great Central Lake Or if it's the beautiful sandy ocean shores you prefer then keep driving east for another 6km. to the breathtaking shores of Qualicum Beach. There you can enjoy a refreshing swim, or simply stroll for long distances on the beach.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Beautiful back yard, very private with fish pond, waterfall, . Beautiful gardens, and the sound of the birds every morning. Just a couple minutes away from a very modern hospital. Several grocery stores to shop at. Also a beautiful very modern sports facility about 5 minutes from our home, where hockey school is conducted in July. Indoor pool with sauna, and spa.
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This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Thursday, December 01, 2016
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