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Your dream Vancouver Island getaway

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Luxury 2 bedroom suite in the heart of Nanaimo

Please note that the VRBO site is displaying the average nightly rate in $USD.

Our nightly rate between May and September is $160 CDN/night. For weekly or monthly rates, please contact us.

Fully equipped and furnished, 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom first floor spacious suite with separate entrance, 9' ceilings, full professional kitchen, in-suite full size laundry with front loading appliances. Highest quality finishing throughout with professionally installed sound proofing, granite counters and stainless steel appliances, 42" TV, cable, internet and modern furniture. Bedrooms have queen beds with quality bedding, full closets and bedroom furnishings. Queen Sofa Bed and Love Seat in Living room. Private patio with afternoon sun. Situated in central Nanaimo on the slopes of Mt. Benson, Roxboro Place's picturesque views overlook the city of Nanaimo, Strait of Gerogia and Coastal Mountain Range. You will be close to shopping, transportation, Westwood lake walking trails, attractions, fine dining and leisure activities.


Owner
Monty & Brenda McKay
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 16, 2017

About Monty & Brenda McKay

We have lived in Nanaimo for over 20 years. We found our dream location with stunning ocean, mountain and city views from Roxboro Place. We have enjoyed staying in VRBO properties around the world and are happy we can offer our home to you and your family.

Monty & Brenda McKay purchased this house in 2006

Why Monty & Brenda McKay chose Nanaimo

You will feel right at home when staying at Roxboro Place. You will have easy access to all attractions in Nanaimo and other destinations on Vancouver Island with world class hiking, cycling, eco tourism, fishing, golfing, diving, sightseeing, caves and endless recreational activities at your doorstep. Day trips to Tofino on the West Coast, Victoria on the South Coast and Campbell River on the North Island are only a short drive away. The beautiful beaches at Parksville and Gulf Islands are easily accessed from Roxboro Place. Regardless of how you are travelling to central Vancouver Island Roxboro Place is only 15 mins from BC Ferry terminals and the Nanaimo Airport.

What makes this house unique

Arriving at Roxboro Place you will be awed by the beauty of Nanaimo, Georgia Strait and the Coastal Mountain views of the Sunshine Coast. You will feel at home and comfortable upon arriving in our immaculately kept property.

Amenities

Nanaimo House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Granite Counter
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Spacious bedroom with quality bedding
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Spacious bedroom with quality bedding
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • 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
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.888889 based on 27 reviews
5

Wonderful home away from home.

  • 5 of 5

This vacation rental felt like home. It was in a quiet neighborhood with a beautiful view close to the university. Brenda and Monty were friendly and helpful. We hope to stay here again next year.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Feels Like Home

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay when in Nanaimo. Spaceous, quiet, clean, and comfortabe. Would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful stay in Nanaimo! Highly recommend!

  • 5 of 5

We spent two nights at this property in August 2017 with our 4 month twin daughters. We could not have asked for a more perfect place. The space is very private, large and beautifully appointed. My 6'5" husband appreciated the very high ceilings and the bedrooms were very spacious, as was the living room and kitchen. Everything was very clean (spotless!) and smelled lovely. The beds were also very comfortable and the house is located on a quiet street. Brenda and Monty were very responsive and there was even some beer from their brewery! Highly recommend!!! We would stay again!

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely apartment, well-equipped with all the comforts!

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week at this wonderful, private apartment in a quiet hilltop neighbourhood with a magnificent view. Our hosts, Brenda and Monty, thought of everything.There was even some beer from their craft brewery in the fridge chilling! We had everything we needed, from towels and linens to cleaning products, shampoo and laundry detergent. When we enquired about a barbecue, Brenda and Monty kindly made sure there was one there for us. The apartment itself is spacious and beautifully decorated. The kitchen is well-equipped and we were able to cook a lot of meals there instead of fussing over where to eat every night. The beds were comfortable and my husband and I had no problems sleeping. My mother stayed in the other room and also slept very well. I can't speak highly enough about how well appointed this suite is. Brenda and Monty are lovely hosts and I hope we get more opportunities to chat with them as well. We are regular visitors to Nanaimo as we have family here, and we will definitely stay here again. This apartment was most definitely a home away from home.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Well appointed and clean

  • 5 of 5

Will definitely return. High end kitchen and appliances make it a joy to spend time here. Will definitely return!

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Highly recommended, will definitely go back!

  • 5 of 5

We spent two nights at this place, as per a previous experience we found the house perfect in every respect, clean, bright and very well equipped.

The cottages were furnished well and comfortably and there was a great selection of pots, pans and serving dishes which made it easy to cook meals for all of us.

Monty & Brenda McKay are very nice people and available at the next door.

  • Submitted: May 25, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you had a wonderful couple days away with your family. It was very nice meeting all of you. Brenda and Monty
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Map

Nearest Airport
16 Kilometres
Nanaimo
Nearest Barpub
5 Kilometres
White Sails Brewing
Nearest Ferry
10 Kilometres
Departure Bay or Duke Point
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Nanaimo Golf and Country Club
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Nanaimo Parkway (Highway 19)
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
Baby Salsa Mexican Restaurant
Nearest Ski
120 Kilometres
Mt. Washington
Nearest Beach
10 Kilometres
Departure Bay

Walking distance to Westwood Lake & nature trails, Mountain Biking trails, Morrell Bird Sanctuary and Vancouver Island University.

Easy access to Nanaimo Parkway for travel north or south of Nanaimo.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Check in time 3:00 PM
Check out time 11:00 AM

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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