Luxury beachfront home in beautiful Departure Bay. Tucked away, a quiet residential area on the ocean for those looking for the perfect getaway to relax and be free from city noise.
Wake up to morning sunrises and soft gentle waves. Gaze at the sunset over Newcastle Island while strolling the beach for sea shells with your family. Watch our version of 'National Geographic' LIVE from your vacation home; sea otters, seals, sea lions, bald headed eagles, Canada geese, great blue herons, deer - and occasionally even orca whales - all visit us in Departure Bay. Experience "Life at the Beach"
This modern spacious Suite has a stunning Ocean View from the Balcony of the Master Bedroom. All the comforts of home with a fully equipped self catered kitchen, dining area and lounge. A very comfortable day bed for additional guests. 4 piece bath, and PRIVATE ENTRANCE. It is possible to convert to a one bedroom 195 per night (the same space, minus one bedroom).
Beach side oceanfront lawn with patio, barbecues, and private beach access. Only 4 minutes from the Departure Bay BC ferry terminal. 3 mins from grocery store, liquor store and bank.
42" high definition TV with multi channel cable. Secure wireless, ultra high speed internet (WiFi) access and small private working office with desk.
Close to buses, ferries and air transportation. Downtown, waterfront seawalls, parks and nature walks are minutes away. Kayakers can paddle to and from our beach and easily stow their kayaks. Scuba divers can dive on sensational wreck dives right in the bay! Delight in a refreshing dip or snorkel in the crystal clear waters, with private access to the beach and our outdoor shower. Departure Bay has the year round average warmest temperature in Canada.
Tides out!...stroll along the peaceful sand flats, or relax in our Adirondack chairs.
Watch the BC ferries serenely come and go, sheltered by Newcastle and Jessie Islands. Gaze across the Bay to the snow covered mountains and the twinkling lights of West Vancouver, Grouse & Cypress Mountains, with panoramic vistas of the cascade mountains (Whistler) Garibaldi Highlands, the Sunshine Coast and the pristine Salish Sea.
Nanaimo is the 2nd largest urban center on the Island with accommodations, dining and great shopping. It is the cultural hub of East Coast & Central Vancouver Island, the start of your exploration of sandy beaches, charming beachside towns and the entire southern Gulf Islands (known farther south as the San Juan). Visit us in beautiful Departure Bay on your way to or from Pacific Rim National Park & the wild West Coast including Tofino, Ucluelet and Bamfield and we will see you on the way back - Book a bed ahead!
NOTE:: A second ocean view balcony queen bedroom with private bathroom is also available for friends and family when combined with the Salish Suite, it is possible to rent the entire upper floor for special stays for up to 7 guests. Please inquire for details. Rates for this combination would have to be discussed with owner.
We welcome you to relax & refresh at Randle House by the Sea, on Beautiful Departure Bay. Well behaved children are most welcome to enjoy "Life at the Beach". Age 6 and up.
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