About the property
- Condo1220 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay30 nights
2 Bedroom Loft Condo. Both Bedrooms With Ocean View. All Hardwood Floor.s
This is a brand new rental. You will love this Loft style corner unit with lots of natural light. From the 270 sq/f patio you will have a dramatic 240 deg. view of Clayoquot Sound. You can have your coffee in our gourmet Kitchen outfitted with everything you need to make your special meal using the organic ingredients and fresh seafood available just outside your door. If you decide to eat out instead, you can choose from a multitude of possibilities including the Realais + Chateaux acclaimed Wickaninnish Inn (you'd stay there but you prefer over 1200 sq/f of private living space and and a bbq on the patio). We are located in downtown Tofino on Main Street at the waterfront with our private marina. You can walk everywhere. You do not need a car to get to 6 fantastic Restaurants like SOBO, The Oyster Bar, Sushi House, Wolf in the Fog, Spotted Bear, Scooner, Shelter- really all on foot, yes.
You enjoy nature fully but you don't always want to stay rustic. You appreciate design and are well traveled. If this sounds like you we have a match for your accommodation in Tofino.
Subzero Fridge with 2 freezer drawers, convection oven, dishwasher, cook top, washing machine, dryer, all Miele. Quality furniture, a Flexform lifesteel couch and local art make you feel like you are at the right place.
If you have a boat, we can arrange in advance to get you a spot in the marina, subject to availablility.
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- english, german, swiss german
- Calendar last updated:
- Jul 01, 2017
About Rene Rutz
Born and raised in Zurich Switzerland, at the age of 20 I took an opportunity to work in BC's wilderness and that is where I now spend more leisure time today. I am a tool and die maker by trade, but spent quite some time around start up companies in the alternative fuel sector. After a lot of risky start up ventures we decided to build the Shore, something with less exposure and a place to spend time and use it as a vantage point to more exploring.
Rene Rutz purchased this Condo in 2010
Why Rene Rutz chose Tofino
The Sailors Rest was first sold, and then came back in inventory after the client upgraded to a Penthouse. I always liked this unit, to me it was such a great space with lots of light and different views. So I decided to buy it.
What makes this Condo unique
The residence is directly at the Ocean front, with a private marina, a float plane and a fuel dock right there.
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Sports & Adventure Activities
We very much enjoyed our stay and the whole experience. There's lots of 5 stars out there but specifics that I liked were: extremely clean, use of unscented detergents and no smelly chemicals and a Nespresso machine (no frother and bring your own pods). Enjoy the best of Tofino at this lovely condo.
Best vacation rental we have stayed at!
This is an amazing vacation rental - we can not rave enough about it.
Incredible views (yes those photos really are the view!), very clean, spacious, and well appointed.
I hope we will be back one day to enjoy more lazy days sitting on the balcony watching the world go by below.
stunning condo, perfect location
We just got back from a 5 night stay at The Shore in Tofino. The loft had incredible modern architecture, stunning views of the harbor and islands, and the most central location. Two of our activities were literally downstairs. We walked to the grocery store, meals, and activities. We can't wait to come back. Best VBRO we have ever had.
Convenient, Clean, Modern and WOW the Views! SPOIL YOURSELF!
I originally booked the 2 bedroom 2 bath unit from Rene for my parents 60th birthday. Unfortunately, this unit was not available - but Rene was quick to make sure we weren't left homeless. He offered reimbursement and immediate attention. Due to my poor planning, he even arranged to insure I could check in past the check in hours. We are truly grateful to have a pet friendly, luxurious unit to spend with our family. You are walking distance from everything amazing in Tofino and the parking convenience in the underground parking is something you won't appreciate, till you realize parking is difficult downtown! The ocean views in the morning are amazing - they take your breath away. The only downfall I found was the lack of air conditioning - however the windows and winds do help cool off the unit on a hot hot summer day. New and Modern, you can't beat it! Thank you Rene for going over and beyond for us!
I recently had the pleasure of staying in Rene’s fabulous loft! Waking up each morning with the stunning view of the inner harbor was incredible. I loved sitting on the deck and watching the ever changing landscape unfolding right in front of me… fishing boats heading out early, groups of kayakers paddling off to explore the many outer islands, float planes landing effortlessly and whale watching expeditions heading out with their guests in their colourful red suits. My real favourite though was watching the ever-present eagles soaring and the spectacular sunsets over Clayoquat Sound. The condo was the perfect setting and great location as everything was within walking or cycling distance. Eating out was definitely great as Rene recommended the Oyster Bar downstairs where Courtenay kept the very fresh seafood appetizers coming and made sure my wine glass was topped up! A great holiday and Rene was a wonderful host. I will definitely come back and highly recommend this little piece of paradise!
A wonderful retreat in Tofino!
We really enjoyed our time in Tofino! Rene was an extremely friendly host. He replied very quickly and in detail to every e-mail and was very helpful during our stay. The location of the apartment is just perfect and the view into Clayoquot Sound is absolutely stunning. We would always stay at his apartment again. 100% recommendation!
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
minimum stay 5 days 100 $ Cancellation fee before 60 Days cancellation. Our property will be professional cleaned after every party : fee C$ 95.- we require a Mastercard,Visa or AMEX number for security only.