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Last updated: 11/22/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:16
  • Bedrooms:6
  • Bathrooms:4.75
  • Property type:Lodge
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Luxurious Ocean Front Accommodations with multiple beach accesses & stellar ocean/mountain views - private and remote setting.
Reservations are taken at any time prior to an intended arrival date for a FULL PROPERTY VACATION HOME that sleeps up to 16 guests.
there are five queen beds + two king beds + one double futon bed on the property with blowup beds possible and available upon request.

If the full property remains available at a two month point before an arrival date
the property then becomes rent-able as INDIVIDUAL COTTAGE RENTALS ( $250 per night ) and very private SEPARATE BEDROOMS RENTALS ( $225 per night )
When the lodge is rented as separate bedrooms, guests maintain each bedroom space privately each with their own bathroom, and share a common large kitchen and grand living space.
There is a 'common' outside hot tub / wood burning sauna and hot water shower on the property for guests use.

This location is often used for EVENTS / small CORPORATE MEETINGS / WEDDINGS/ celebration of life ceremonies / family RETREATS
and has the ability to accommodate gathering and events up to 70 guests total.

While we are not a Bed and Breakfast, full-in house meal catering is available:
& Outside catering suggestions can be provided for groups larger than 16 guests

VISA and Mastercard accepted ONLY.
but prefer email transfers..

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Manager

Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/22/2016

Property Type

  • Lodge
  • 5500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered:

    we are PET FRIENDLY to respectful & responsible pet owners.. with endless beaches and sticks this space is a dog haven.......moreless

  • Smoking Allowed:

    outside only please... and use ashtrays.. respect nature.....moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    there is a wheel barrow pathway .. that has been used numerous times for wheel chairs... there is a 40 stairs drop in elevation from the top parking to the main room of the lodge......moreless

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 16

  • NEST bedroom: 1 queen

    Perched on top of lodge's rooftop, queen bed lots of windows...moreless

  • SUNRISE bedroom: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    This large bedroom with king size handmade cedar slab bed ...moreless

  • ROOKERY bedroom: 2 queen

    Central of the lodge bedrooms with large sky light...moreless

  • SUNSET bedroom: 1 king

    This large bedroom with king size handmade beach wood bed ...moreless

  • PRIVATE COTTAGE bedroom: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Cozy . Private . two levels of space with queen bed in loft...moreless

  • the HUT bedroom: 1 queen

    Hidden in the forest... private and remote..queen in loft. ...moreless

  • for understanding... there are four bedrooms in the lodge the cottage and hut are separate out buildings both private with queen beds in lofts...moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms

  • NEST bathroom: toilet, jetted tub

    bedroom and bathroom combined in this cute cosy space...moreless

  • SUNSET bathroom: toilet, tub, shower, jetted tub

    full private bathroom of the sunset bedroom...moreless

  • SUNRISE&ROOKERY bathroom: toilet, tub, shower, jetted tub

    sunrise & rookery bedrooms have adjoining very large bathroo...moreless

  • PRIVATE COTTAGE bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub

    ...moreless

  • Hut bathroom: toilet, outdoor shower

    outside covered compost toilet & access to outside hotshower...moreless

  • OUTSIDE luxury station: jetted tub, outdoor shower

    6 person hot tub and wood burning sauna with hot shower...moreless

  • Powder Room: toilet

    sink and toilet off of lodge's main room...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo

Attractions

  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront:

    depending on the tides... there can be a rocky west coast beach or long sandy beaches... endless hiking and beach combing.....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    across the strait of juan de fuca about 21 km away is the Olympic peninsula and OLYMPIC MOUNTAIN RANGE of washing state - USA all in view and beauty....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    this property is all about OCEAN & SKY views with 180 degree views of the strait of juan de fuca...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    with two beach access pathways that lead to the ocean front for wonderful hiking and exploration...moreless

  • Rural:

    this 5 acres parcel of land facing the ocean and down the side of a hill leads guests to experience the feeling of 'no neighbours' PRIVATE and REMOTE wilderness rural with wonderful LUXURY...moreless

  • Village:

    the cute village of sooke is about 12 km from Craidelonna it has everything one might need for supplies gas/grocery/beverages and great shops / art displays/ museums numerous sport activities...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 16 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    large fireplace in main room of lodge and another in the private cottage area the sunrise bedroom has a small fireplace too ...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    infloor heating and fireplaces...moreless

  • Internet:

    with limited cell phone ability guests are best to link up to the 'outside' with WIFI and facebook.. unlimited WIFI ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    but of course... how does one start the morning without at coffee maker !!...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    full kitchen dishes and utensils for 16 guests or a few more lots of serving platers for larger events like weddings we tend to rent from local contacts...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Dishwasher in main lodge kitchen...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Main room of lodge has full complete kitchen the private cottage also has a smaller complete kitchen the hut is small fridge and table top burners...moreless

  • Microwave:

    one in main lodge kitchen another in private cottage...moreless

  • Oven:

    one in main lodge kitchen another in private cottage...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    coffee/ tea/sugar salt/pepper and some spices...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    (3) fridges on site for larger groups.. lots of storage space.....moreless

  • Stove:

    one in main lodge kitchen another in private cottage...moreless

  • Toaster:

    in each kitchen...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    main hot tub outside seats 6 comfortabally there is also a private hot tub for 2 at the private cottage...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$1,053

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $22.56
  • Tax Rate 13%

Notes:

50% at time of reservation

balance due 45 days before arrival date.


Manager'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: 11/22/2016
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Location

70 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
victoria internation airport
15 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
a few pubs in sooke
75 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Swartz Bay Ferry Termina
44 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
The Westin Bear Mountain Golf Resort & Spa
1 Metres
Nearest Motorway
west coast highway
12 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Point no Point Restaurant or Markus Warfside
10 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
French Beach // China Beach / Mystic Beach

Car: Necessary

zip-lining and ocean kayaking is part of the wonderful activites in the region... along with summer swimming fun in the sooke potholes park...

 

Manager info

About: Ritchard is the caretaker of Craidelonna guests most comment to the attention to detail and the local hospitality and welcoming host.. here to help with your needs or leave you to your own wonderful privacy...

The Unique Benefits at this Lodge:
the property can sleep up to 16 guests... and seat up to 70 guests in the main dining space... Ideal for Gatherings and Celebrations..


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/22/2016

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Photos

  • 'the backyard' at sunset

    'the backyard' at sunset

  • the details of craidelonna... 
the back yard observation deck..

    the details of craidelonna... the back yard observation deck..

  • Craidelonna Private Cottage

    Craidelonna Private Cottage

  • a panoramic photo from the front yard

    a panoramic photo from the front yard

  • on a cloudy day.... a quick ceremony before the rain set in...

    on a cloudy day.... a quick ceremony before the rain set in...

  • many magical moments created here ...

    many magical moments created here ...

  • we are PET FRIENDLY.
and encourage our guests to travel with canine friends

    we are PET FRIENDLY. and encourage our guests to travel with canine friends

  • Summer SUNSET

    Summer SUNSET

  • majical...

    majical...

  • the main room of craidelonna lodge

    the main room of craidelonna lodge

  • a gathering of friends at the stone amphi-theater outside.

    a gathering of friends at the stone amphi-theater outside.

  • Craidelonna's FRONT YARD views

    Craidelonna's FRONT YARD views

  • greetings at the entrance gatehouse...

    greetings at the entrance gatehouse...

  • WELCOME...

    WELCOME...

  • Main room of the lodge in the evening

    Main room of the lodge in the evening

  • wedding moments..
with 'the view' of the backyard.. OCEAN FRONT

    wedding moments.. with 'the view' of the backyard.. OCEAN FRONT

  • a 'simple elegance' 
of a table set for 25 guests...

    a 'simple elegance' of a table set for 25 guests...

  • both King beds on site are handmade locally... this is the SUNRISE bed..

    both King beds on site are handmade locally... this is the SUNRISE bed..

  • views from the upper deck outside the NEST bedroom

    views from the upper deck outside the NEST bedroom

  • a gathering of wonderful friends and family... this is what CRAIDELONNA is..

    a gathering of wonderful friends and family... this is what CRAIDELONNA is..

  • the main room of craidelonna lodge

    the main room of craidelonna lodge

  • the details of the SUNSET bathroom

    the details of the SUNSET bathroom

  • details and design... the large hot tub and wood burning sauna with hot shower

    details and design... the large hot tub and wood burning sauna with hot shower

  • details of wood and stone

    details of wood and stone

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Saturday, November 26, 2016

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Sooke, BC, Canada #629226

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