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Country Bay Manor, Relax at Luxurious, and Private Ocean Front B&B, Nanoose Bay.

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View of B&B from the water, while kayaking.

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Last updated: 12/08/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Sleeps:5
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Bed And Breakfast
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Private, 2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, and Sitting/breakfast room, on Waterfront.

Country Bay Manor was opened in the guest wing of home in July 2014. It is of an English country style, featuring Vancouver Island rock features. Beautiful Walnut hardwood flooring, and Fir trim windows, and solid Fir interior doors, stained to match flooring. Tastefully decorated, and an appealing luxurious and spa look and feel.
Outdoor entrance into B&B wing, is separate to owner's living area; which allows for you to enjoy privacy in the B&B. There are two bedrooms, each with queen size beds, and a well appointed bathroom, featuring high quality Intelligent Nutrients (non toxic chemistry) products, PureLux shampoo, conditioner, and Harmonic body wash, leaving you with a feeling of being at the Spa! Large shower/tub, hair drier, additional organic toiletries, and soft microfiber robes. Private sitting/breakfast room, amenities include; radiant floor heating, 40" Wall mounted flat screen TV, DVD, gas fireplace, small fridge, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, kettle, dishes, cutlery, etc. Table and chairs, couch, and easy chair, free internet/WiFi etc. Take in the beautiful view of Nanoose Bay, while you enjoy your breakfast of, a selection of organic cereals, organic homemade muffins, and breads, or croissant, cinnamon pinwheel, cranberry, or date scones, or a hard boiled egg, or a small omelette from the properties heritage breed free range chickens. Fresh fruit and yogurt parfaits, juice, selection of teas, and French Press coffee, also a coffee maker for your convenience.

Enjoy long walks on the pebble beach, and explore the estuary, when tide has receded. Fishing, Swimming, kyacking, canoeing, and paddle boarding can all be enjoyed in the calm waters of the bay, and can be launched at the front gate!
Centrally located to Nanaimo, Parksville, Coombs and Qualicum Beach, and close to Fairwinds golf course, Schooner Cove marina, Rathtrevor Beach, Cathedral Grove, Goats on the Roof Market at Coombs, also several Provincial parks in the area, including Englishman Falls, and a few little hidden gems to explore! A small Shopping centre called Red Gap, is 1.5km away, and you will find a supermarket, Pharmacy & coffee shop, Post Office, bank etc. if you are looking for lunch or an evening meal, a quaint English style pub, is only 4 km away via Northwest Bay Road, and also you will find a restaurant at Fairwinds Clubhouse, 4km away, via Powder Point Road.
There is a nearby Spa, at Pacific Shores, as well as a restaurant, Smoke 'N Water, 7km away, or maybe a hike around Enos Lake, or a hike up Notch Hill for a spectacular view of Nanoose Bay, starting point of both hikes are 3km away, on Powder Point Road.
There are many Artists and potters in the area, Knut Pottery is a short walk from B&B on Powder Point Road, by the railroad track. World renown artist, Brent Lynch, has his Studio on Blueback Road, on Nanoose Peninsular, approx 8km from B&B.
The B&B has dual entrance gates, to a long driveway through mature trees, down a small hill, where it opens up to a beautiful vista of the home, and B&B on the waterfront of Nanoose Bay.
I am sure you will enjoy the private, peaceful, and restful experience, the B&B provides.
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+1 250 468-9707

Owner

Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 12/08/2016

Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Bed And Breakfast
  • Bed & Breakfast

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Included In Price

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Not Suitable For Children:

    Children are welcome, but is more suited to adults getaway....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Allowed:

    Smoking allowed, outside only...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

  • Garden bedroom: 1 queen

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  • Oceanside Bedroom: 1 queen

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  • Bedrooms have a queen sized bed in each room, enjoy the use of plush robes for your stay!...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Private bathroom: toilet, tub, shower

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  • Spacious bathroom, shower/tub, toilet, Intelligent Nutrients (non toxic chemistry) PureLuxe shampoo and conditioner, IN harmonic body wash, hair dryer, organic liquid hand soap, and other toiletries, extra towels, and towelettes. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • More suited to adults.

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    When tide recedes, large expanse of sandy/pebble beach, watch the clam diggers, digging for clams....moreless

  • Beachfront:

    Pebble beach...moreless

  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View:

    Beautiful view towards harbour entrance, calm water, unless a storm, water gets choppy then. You can see oyster farm in the deeper water. ...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Calm water, great for swimming, kayaking, canoeing, paddle board etc. Complimentary use of B&B kayaks....moreless

  • Rural:

    5 acre property, in country setting, but close to nearby amenities, small shopping centre 1.5km away, and 2 restaurants to choose from, both 4km away....moreless

  • Water View:

    Beautiful view of Nanoose Bay, soothing and relaxing....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Walk on water, easy to launch canoe, and kayak when tide is in, clear and calm water. Explore estuary, when tide is out....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Fireplace:

    Gas fireplace in sitting room ...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Radiant underfloor heating, and gas fireplace in sitting room....moreless

  • Parking:

    Parking is to the right of driveway...moreless

  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    French Press, freshly ground coffee provided for breakfast, coffee maker, Kettle for tea. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    2 adult kayaks, 2 children's....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Victoria Day
May 12 - May 15, 2017
1 night min stay
$132
Peak season
Jun 30 - Sep 5, 2017
1 night min stay
$132
$874

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $38 per night, per additional guest

Thanksgiving
Oct 6 - Oct 9, 2017
1 night min stay
$132
Standard pricing
1 night min stay
$117
$768

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $38 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $18.91

Notes:

Please let me know when booking how many rooms you require, as there is an extra charge for use of second bedroom.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 12/08/2016
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Location

40 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Nanaimo regional airport
4 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Rockinghorse Pub, Northwest Bay Road
15 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
BC Ferry, Departure Bay/ Duke Point
4 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Fairwinds golf course
4 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Highway 19
4 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Rockinghorse Pub, & Fairwinds golf clubhouse.
150 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Mt Washington
12 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Rathtrevor Beach, 15min.

Car: Necessary

Fairwinds golf course, 4km away, Rathtrevor beach, 8km. Many hiking trails, 3km, Goats on the roof old Country Market @ Coombs, Little Qualicum Cheeseworks, and farm, wildlife rescue centre, Butterfly world. Hiking at Englishman River Falls, Notch Hill, Enos Lake, Little Qualicum Falls, and Moorecfroft Park.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2014

About the owner: I emigrated to Canada 25 years ago, with my family from New Zealand. I am an avid gardener, and are enjoying developing an English Country style Garden. I have also developed a large cutting garden, and design arrangements, and bouquets for a local market, weddings, and other small events. I love living in this little piece of paradise!

Why the Owner Chose Nanoose Bay, BC, Canada:
Fell in love with the beautiful south facing property, its expansive view of the ocean and beyond, the privacy, and it's central location. It is a few short minutes to Hwy 19, Nanaimo, Parksville, Qualicum Beach, and close to many attractions in the surrounding area. A nice day trip to the West Coast, Mt Washington, and also Victoria.

The Unique Benefits at this Bed And Breakfast:
Luxurious, and restful place to relax and enjoy, And the benefit of having walk on water, ocean front property right outside front gate, fun to watch the ebb and flow of the tides across the shallow sands of the estuary, enjoy the water birds, as well as eagles in their perching tree, or nest nearby. Explore the estuary at low tide, and discover several types of shellfish, including oysters, and clams. The water is calm, which creates a restful place, and makes for easy paddling in a kayak, or canoe when exploring the bay, you are welcome to use B&B kayaks. I Built the home in 2011, and moved in early 2012, and have recently developed the Guest wing, into a B&B.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 12/08/2016

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Photos

  • View of B&B from the water, while kayaking.

    View of B&B from the water, while kayaking.

  • Morning view

    Morning view

  • Floor plan of B&B private wing. Outside entrance is double doors to connector.

    Floor plan of B&B private wing. Outside entrance is double doors to connector.

VRBO #626964

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Thursday, December 08, 2016

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