About the property
- Guest House1850 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay2 nights
3 BEDROOMS/full bath. Children, pets are welcome/fenced yard
Enjoy one of the most pristine lakes on Vancouver Island and experience nature at it's best! Swimming, parks, beaches, amazing fishing, boat launches, and hiking trails all surrounding one of the cleanest lakes in Canada.
Even though the little town of Youbou is quiet and secluded there is easy bus or driving access to the small town of Lake Cowichan where you will find grocery store, internet cafe and launching point from which to float down the river. There is a bus stop right outside our cabin which will take to you Lake Cowichan or continue on to the City of Duncan also know as the City of Totems. Explore First Nations history at the Quw'utsun' Cultural Centre, or the Cowichan Valley's rich food and wine culture. There are many different wine tours and tastings to choose from. The town of Duncan is also very walk friendly with lovely local coffee shops, a shopping center & food markets.
Our cabin is a great place from which to do day trips to many of Cowichan Valley attractions including the quaint little town of Chemainus which has a superb live theatre. The Cowichan Valley has much to explore and at the end of a day full of adventure return the the calm and serenity of our lake view cabin. Our rooms are clean with large windows. One full bathroom.
The cabin is fully furnished and balcony has full lake and mountain views.
The cabin is in the woods we are not liable for any insects bites or allergies (we do accept PETS} that might occur. Our policy: NO REFUNDS on cancellations/early departures.
Have a safe and happy vacation.
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- Response time:
- within one day
- Calendar last updated:
- May 20, 2018
About Tara Kiteke
I am an avid traveler myself and throughout my travels I've stayed and met with people who have shared their home spaces. I've always had a wonderful experience meeting these people and their families. I also like to share my house with travelers. I can introduce you to the unique things that historic Cowichan Valley has to offer and share lots of experiences for you to discover.
Tara Kiteke purchased this Guest House in 2005
Why Tara Kiteke chose Youbou
FUN wonderful Vacation for everyone Winter or Summer Breathtaking views of the Lake& Mountains on private 0.5 ac. Cottage across the Lake. 3 BEDROOMS/full bath. Swimming, Fishing, mountain biking. Public boat launch and MOORAGE. Short walk to beautiful Arbutus beach park with wonderful kids playground and to Food Market, internet cafe. Wonderful off leash Parks & trails. Large fenced back yard for your children and pets. Mountain creeks on the property. Our cabin is 70 years old, cute and comfortable. 3 BEDROOMS full bathroom and huge romper room. All 3 bedrooms have lake or woods views. Bright and cozy and very peaceful. You will wake up to forest views and drink your coffee on the balcony with breath taken views of the lake and mountains. Our place is simple, peaceful and uplifting. We have in suite laundry, tandem parking 3 cars. fire pit and a fully fenced yard for kids & pets.
What makes this Guest House unique
Family's and Friends get together. Breathtaking views of the Lake& Mountains on private 0.5 ac. Swimming, Fishing, mountain biking. Public boat launch and MOORAGE. Beautiful Parks & trails. Seven public secluded beaches in the area. Swimming parks for kids activities
Local Services & Businesses
Sports & Adventure Activities
Check-in: 3:00 PM
Check-out: 12:00 AM
Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
Great, comfortable retreat cottage in Youbou
My family and I (2 adults, 1 child, 1 infant) had a great stay, the cottage is in a great location and only a 5 minute drive to Arbutus park, which has an amazing family friendly beach area.
The property has a wonderful view, clean and comfortable. The kitchen have every utensil required for my family and I to make home cooked food.
The beds were comfortable and the owner Tara was super helpful ad gave us advice on locations to visit etc.
BREATHTAKING VIEWS of LAKE&MOUNTAINS on private lot across the Lake. Swimming, Fishing, mountain biking. Public boat launch and MOORAGE. Short walk/drive to Food Markets. Beautiful Parks&trails.
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
Youbou Cabin Policies Welcome to our cabin. Please, note: NO RE-FUNDS ON CANCELLATIONS or EARLY DEPARTURES. Children aged 16 years and under must be supervised at all times. Pets must not be left unattended and solemnly Guest's responsibility. Pets are NOT ALLOWED on BEDS/Furniture Guests with allergies are aware and agreed, that they are renting the house were pets are allowed, at they own risk. No disturbing activities/damages to the neighbors. No drugs/substances permitted on the property. Smoking strictly outside. $90 charge will apply for lost keys $150 charge will apply for plugged toilets/sinks/drains The management/owners does not carry responsibilities whatsoever as follows: Guest's accidents and health issues. Damages or loss of valuables and belongings. We wish you a great & fun vacation