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Historic Grantham's Landing Beach Cotttage

Bedrooms 1
Space 400 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2

A rustic beach cottage just steps from the water in beautiful Grantham's Landing. Arrive here in just five minutes on disembarking the ferry at Langdale terminal. This location offers solitude and relaxation as you take in views of the North Shore Mountains, Keats Island and beyond. Take a leisurely 15 minute walk along the beach into the charming village of Gibsons Landing and dine at Molly's Reach, where the Canadian TV series 'The Beachcombers' was filmed.. The cottage has an open concept plan with one queen size bed, full kitchen and one bathroom with shower. Upon request, you can be provided with fresh baked croissants and pastries from the owner's local bakeshop to start your day. Take in the natural surroundings on nearby walking/hiking trails and on the water in a kayak.

Leslie Thomson
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 26, 2017

About Leslie Thomson

Arriving from Dubai, my partner Andrew and I decided to make the Sunshine Coast home in 2010. We have never looked back!

Leslie Thomson purchased this cottage in 2011

Why Leslie Thomson chose Gibsons

A property with great history and character.

What makes this cottage unique

Romantic waterfront getaway; swimming, kayaking, beach-combing or just sitting back and taking in the spectacular views. LGBT friendly.


Granthams Landing Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • not suitable for children
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Books
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
GLBT Friendly Meals available on request Baked goods provided on first morning


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Historic Grantham's Landing Beach Cotttage
average rating of 4.3636365 based on 11 reviews

Overpriced for quaint, rustic and unmaintained

  • 2 of 5

The location is great and hospitality was great! Loved the "More" baked goods!

Over priced for somewhere that needs some gardening, a paint job, some deck repairs, a new shower door, a bit of a moth issue, No WIFI and the TV remote was not working. :( A bit of time, love and money and this place would be more worth the money.

  • Submitted: May 23, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your feedback on your extended stay, that wasn't charge for. The place was left in a mess and with two large dogs and two adults and two mountain bikes, it definetely is not the place for a couple that's looking for rugged setting. We cater to quaint romantic getaway for the ideal couple. A couple of teachers that just didn't want to spend. Hope you find a more comfortable place in the future. Les and Andrew
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Two thumbs up for Grantham's Landing.

  • 5 of 5

This quaint little historic cottage at the waters edge, provided us with a perfect getaway. The excellent hospitality along with the friendly neighbors added to our memorable experience. We plan on returning in the near future. Many thanks to Les and Andrew. Rick & Andrea

  • Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quaint, rustic and cozy. Beautiful views and great hosts.

  • 5 of 5

Quite beach right out front and beautiful deck to enjoy the morning coffee with the delicious baked goods from Les and Andrew. We loved it!

  • Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Location!

  • 5 of 5

The location was perfect! Right at the beach, with a lovely view of the ocean and mountains. Minutes from the ferry and in to town. The cabin is rustic, which was not and issue for us. It was very clean and well stocked with whatever was needed for cooking. The queen bed was very comfortable and firm. Our hosts were amazing, lovely people. We were given some delicious muffins (gluten-free and regular) and some, to die for almond croissants, baked daily at the hosts bakery, in Gibsons. The refrigerator/freezer was not working properly, but we mentioned that and it was going to be dealt with. If you need internet, you may want to check before booking to make sure it is working, as it did not work while we were there. We had a very lovely stay. Thank you Les and Andrew!

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind words Lene, andrew and self enjoyed having you both stay at our cottage. Hope to see you soon. Les
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Cute and cozy cottage right on the water's edge.

  • 4 of 5

If you are looking for some piece and quiet close to the ocean, this is it! Cute Little cottage with everything you need. Short walk to Gibsons. Relaxing seating options to sit and relax while enjoying the view from the deck. Friendly hosts and quiet neighbours. We hope to return one day!

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location, awesome view, close to town, comfortable accommodations!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed two nights at the Beach Cottage in July 2016 and highly recommend this place for a couple to relax and unwind. The property is directly on the beach with a nice covered porch overlooking the beach and the community wharf, which is great for swimming from. The room itself has a comfortable bed that looks right out onto the beach and dotted island views. There is a full kitchen which we only used for keeping our beer cold, and making coffee in the morning. Speaking of coffee, Leslie (one of the owners) provided us with coffee and baked goods which were amazing.

The town of lower Gibson's is a nice community geared towards boaters and locals alike. From the cottage we were able to walk into town along the road (1.5km) and along the shore when the tide was out. In town you will find a good selection of restaurants/bars/etc. Be sure to check out the Persiphone Brewery located about 5 minutes away.

We highly recommend this place, and the Sunshine coast in general.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
3 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Roberts creek
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Smitty's Oyster House
Nearest Ski
80 Miles
Nearest Beach
Car: recommended

Arrive by float plane to our dock or by car or bicycle via BC Ferries


Rates & Availability

Granthams Landing Cottage Rental Rates

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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 14.0%

This owner accepts credit card and PayPal payments.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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