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Charming Cottage in Gibsons Landing with Giant Soaker Tub & One Level Access

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 411 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Studio Cottage just steps to restaurants, shops, cafes & Gibsons marina

This comfortably furnished, spotless, well equipped private cottage at 'Little House in the Harbour' is in a prime central location in historic Gibsons Landing. With no stairs you have easy one level access to the cottage entrance. From your parking spot beside the cottage it's just 15 steps from your vehicle to the door. (Note: Cleaning fee and tax INCLUDED in the nightly rate)

The queen sized sleigh bed has luxury high thread count bedding and down duvet in winter. The cottage features vaulted ceiling with striking west coast timber details and solid hardwood oak floors hand washed after every guest! Step outside through the french doors onto your own private sun deck with lovely bistro set and rocking chairs. Enjoy views of the Gibsons marina, Keats Island, coast mountains and straight of Georgia. Prepare your morning coffee in the kitchenette complete with fridge, microwave, single burner electric induction hot plate, toaster and a selection of Keurig coffee and teas. Light the candles and relax in the romantic oversized two person soaker tub with the flickering fireplace nearby. Listen to commercial free music, watch sports or a movie on Netflix on the flat panel TV with a full selection of channels from TELUS TV. ** FOR YOUR SAFETY and peace of mind the suite is fully equipped with landline telephone, smoke detector, carbon monoxide detector and fire extinguisher. As well, all outdoor garden pathways and parking area are illuminated and stairways are equipped with handrails.

The property is set on a hillside in a lush, mature garden with whimsical nautical accents. The cottage is situated at the top of the property on Persephone Lane just steps from the marina and the quaint, historic seaside village of Gibsons Landing. Close to shops, pubs, beaches, hiking trails, restaurants, the Gibsons Public Market with Marine Education Centre, kayak rentals, water taxi to Keats Island and the craft beer establishment, Gibsons Tapworks. Just stroll everywhere while taking in the picturesque marina below.

The small town of Gibsons, with just under 5000 residents, is a hidden gem in Canada's temperate, pacific coastal rainforest. It's hard to believe that the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver is only a 40 minute ferry ride away through the protected waters of the Howe Sound.

(DID YOU KNOW?: You only pay for the ferry ride coming here --- it's a FREE return trip to go back to Horseshoe Bay, West Vancouver.)

Once you arrive at the Langdale ferry terminal on the Sunshine Coast your accommodation is a short 6 minute drive by car or hop on the city bus to Gibsons Landing. Public transit routes are nearby so if you prefer there is no need to have a car. One block up the hill brings you to South Fletcher Road and your destination. Look for the bright yellow and orange sailboat and the custom designed rope fence and you've arrived.

* Cleaning fee is INCLUDED in the nightly rate - not an extra charge.

* This property is fully licensed and insured.

* See the Beachcomber Cabin also available on this property at VRBO listing #728943.

More Details

Owner
Judy
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, hungarian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 25, 2018

Why Judy chose Gibsons

This one of a kind home set on the hillside has lovely marina views, beautiful gardens, water features and nautical accents is just steps to the heart of historic Gibsons Landing. The accommodations are spotless and the location is perfect for exploring the quaint village just 1/2 block below the property.

What makes this cottage unique

The close proximity to the village below, the stunning mature gardens, spectacular marina views and outdoor spaces to enjoy will give you a truly relaxing and unique experience. This home and property has a distinctly original personality that you won't find anywhere making your stay in Gibsons Landing truly memorable!!

Amenities

Gibsons Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 411 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • This is a peaceful family neighbourhood. Please respect quiet hours 10pm to 9am.
  • Friendly dogs welcome on prior approval and $25 pet fee per stay. Must be leashed while on property. Dog bags and disposal bin provided.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
  • Oversized soaker tub, separate shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Queen size bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Suite has beautiful vaulted ceilings with warm wood details in a private carriage house. A large two person soaker tub sets a romantic mood. Private outdoor seating area overlooks the mature garden. Ocean, mountain and harbour views can be enjoyed from this highest point on the property.

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Charming Cottage in Gibsons Landing with Giant Soaker Tub & One Level Access
average rating of 4.9375 based on 16 reviews
5

Gorgeous view, close to main shopping/restaurants and very clean

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed our weekend getaway here! We will be back, maybe to stay in the other suite when we bring our kids and dog along too :) The suite was very clean and comfortable and you cant beat the view and lovely garden in the morning with your coffee/tea or at night as the sun sets. Beautiful! You won't regret staying here thats for sure.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We had a lovely stay very relaxing clean quiet perfect

  • 5 of 5

A lovely place clean quiet very relaxing

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great little place to get away too.

  • 5 of 5

We were seeking a quiet place to have a couples weekend getaway and this delivered perfectly. Would happily recommend.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words. I'm so pleased you had a nice stay in the cottage. I hope your travels bring you back for another visit... Thanks again! Judy, Little House in the Harbour, Gibsons BC
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5

Great place.

  • 5 of 5

Great space, great location, and very affable host.

  • Submitted: May 22, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words and am very pleased you enjoyed your stay at Little House in the Harbour. Hope to see you again soon! All the best..Judy
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5

The cabin was lovely, the hosts perfect, and Gibson’s charming.

  • 5 of 5

The cabin is perfect for a two person getaway. It was clean, well arranged and everything we needed was thought of. Cozy, cute, comfortable. Easy walking distance to the village. Perfect!

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words about the Orca Song Cottage. I am so pleased you had a nice stay here in Gibsons Landing. Thank you for your stay and I hope that you visit again soon! Warm regards, Judy, Little House in the Harbour, Gibsons BC.
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The perfect spot!

  • 5 of 5

I was very impressed with the accommodations, better than expected. Judy was very nice & friendly. Walking distance to everything. I will return. Thanks, Al

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words Al. So pleased you had a nice stay. I look forward to hosting you again on a future visit to the Sunshine Coast. All the best... Judy
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Map

Car: not necessary

There Is Lots to See and Do in Gibsons on the Sunshine Coast of Bc. Take a Stroll from the Doorstep of your Room and the Landing Is Waiting for You. in Addition to Craft and Antique Stores and Fine Restaurants, and of Course, the Local Pub, There Are Many Activities for your Enjoyment.

Music & Culture

from Friday to Sunday During the Summer Months, You Will Enjoy the Music in the Park Program. Local Musicians Entertain Outdoors with a Variety of Musical Styles. You May Want to Take Part in the Jazz Festival, Or Maybe Take a Watercolour Class You Have Always Dreamed of with the Gibsons School of the Arts.

Hiking, Walking & Biking Tours

You Will Discover Many Lovely Hikes and Walks in the Area, from Historical Tours to Climbing Soames Hill for a Spectacular View, to Visits to Artist's Galleries and Workshops.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $19.3

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.