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Beautiful Oceanfront Home on Chesterman Beach - Sunset Views

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Den, 3 Baths

Located on spectacular west-facing Chesterman Beach with a mile-long sandy beach, glowing sunsets, and rolling waves at your doorstep. This beautiful home features 2000 square feet of comfortable living with natural, cedar beams and floor-to-ceiling windows capturing the rugged seascape. Climb to the third floor 'lookout' and view the surf from the 360-degree view and bay window with built-in desk.

The house features three spacious bedrooms, three bathrooms, and an expansive, open plan living/dining/kitchen area. There are two wood-burning fireplaces with firewood, skylights, stain-glass windows, hard wood floors, HOT TUB, large wrap-around deck to watch the sunsets while you BBQ dinner, washer/dryer, fully-equipped deluxe country kitchen with stainless steel appliances, quartz counter tops, four TVs with full cable, DVD,CD/stereo, ipod deck, and Wireless Internet. The glow of candles enhance every room.

There is a pillow top king-size bed in the upper master with en suite bathroom and sliding doors to the oceanfront deck. There is a queen-size bed and a double-size sofa bed in the lower-level spacious master bedroom with rock fireplace and large bay window with skylights. Twin beds are in the third bedroom with a sliding door to a private patio area. A queen size sofa bed is in the living room by the fireplace. A single bed futon is available in the upstairs den/lookout. Please note that the sofa beds and futon are best suited for children.

Just put your feet up and soothe your soul in this comfortable, spacious home, and unwind to the sound and vision of the surf while the fireplace crackles and you leaf through the many reference books available for your leisure. Walk to the Wickininish Inn for fine dining or a massage, explore the sea caves full of sea life at low tide, cycle to Tofino along the village bike trail, visit the botanical gardens, museums, hike the many scenic trails and rain forests, visit the hot springs, view the wildlife or go on a variety of whale-watching expeditions. There is so much to see and do!

Any time of year is the right time. From the fall/winter storm watch with ten-foot waves, to the spring whale migrations, to the long hot summer days on the sandy beach with campfires at night under shooting stars. For a bit of heaven on earth - this is it!

PLEASE NOTE THAT RATES LISTED ON VRBO ARE IN U.S. FUNDS. PLEASE USE THE CONVERTER AT THE TOP RIGHT CORNER OF THE RATES PAGE FOR CANADIAN FUNDS

Short Term Rental License #:20170129

Keywords: House

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2001
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
December 12, 2017

About The Owner

We are an active couple transitioning from our professional life to having more time to enjoy our passions and hobbies. We love to travel and explore remote parts of the world. We love to hike, bike and be out on the ocean. Maret enjoys gardening and is a fiction writer. Published book available on Amazon and Indigo 'When I Became Invisible'. Lyle enjoys working on his collector cars.

Tofino is our home away from home that we enjoy sharing with our friends and guests.

The Owner purchased this house in 2001

Amenities

Tofino House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • 3
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master - 1 king
    second master - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Den - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sofa beds (2) Futons (2) Crib (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • surfing
  • swimming
Notes:
Skylights, Stain glass windows, Cedar trim throughout,stainless steel appliances, hardwood floors, outdoor warm shower and rain boots in all sizes.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Beautiful Oceanfront Home on Chesterman Beach - Sunset Views
average rating of 4.923077 based on 39 reviews
Victoria B.C.
5

Charming, comfy getaway at Seascape

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful visit to Seascape in late October early November. The weather played a major factor as it was warm and sunny for our whole stay so we spent a lot of time wandering the beach and boogie boarding. Nice to have the outdoor shower and garage to hang wet suits. It was just two of us and our two Bernese and they loved the beach! Chesterman is doggie heaven. The green space right outside the garage door for the dogs to have a late night bathroom break was great. The house is very spacious, comfortable and clean. Very clean The kitchen is ridiculously well stocked with everything a cook could wish for. The beds are comfy. Everything was great from the throws on the recliners, puzzles and books, towels and beach toys. There's even a couple of indoor plants! Very much a homelike atmosphere. The hot tub was wonderful after being in the ocean and we used a bucket of water to rinse our feet prior to getting in. Pine needles are an issue. The breaker for the hot tub blew a few times and that's perhaps why it's so well marked in the electrical panel. We enjoyed incredibly colorful sunsets whilst having sundowners at the beach. The view is spectacular. We loved it so much we've booked it for next year.

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Had the most amazing stay!

  • 5 of 5

The house was amazing and the views were breathtaking!! The house was very clean and offered all the amenities we needed. The hot tub was an added bonus and the views from the deck were unbelievable. The booking process was super smooth as well. We will definitely be back again. Thanks for sharing your home with us.

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Lovely play to stay and unwind

  • 4 of 5

The house was fully equipped and had everything we could need. The property was quiet and the view spectacular. Would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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Oakville, Ontario
5

Absolutely fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

Chesterman beach is the perfect place for a real vacation for all ages. There's nothing better then waking up to the sound of the ocean out your bedroom door. The kids have an ever changing playground steps away. The house itself is clean, comfortable and well appointed. We wouldn't hesitate to return...if there is availability, book early!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful week at Seascape

  • 5 of 5

We go to Chesterman almost every year and Seascape is definitely one of the the best places we have stayed. The location on North Chesterman is ideal and the view from the dining room and deck make it very pleasant to sit and enjoy the view and the sea air, whatever the weather. The layout of the house is ideal for multi generational families or groups of friends getting together and the soundproofing between rooms is amazing.

Beach access is easy and what a great idea to access the beach through the garage. You can leave your wet and sandy gear outside, or in the garage, to keep the sand out of the house. The outside hot shower is wonderful. There is nothing nicer than coming in from the waves to a hot shower rather than hosing off with cold water as you try to peel off your wet suit.

We admired the beautiful stained glass window every time we went up and down the stairs. It is one of the nicest pieces of stained glass I have seen, very west coast and done by the same local artist who did the lamp shade in the living room.

We had a very west coast week with fog every day (they don't call it Faugust for no reason) but the week was wonderful anyway. Thank you very much for sharing your lovely house. We all enjoyed it very much and we will be back.

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful family vacation

  • 5 of 5

Wholehearted second the review by Anonymous! We visited Seascape for five days, meeting up with our 3 grown children and their partners to enjoy some time together. The location on the beach was absolutely perfect and the view absolutely exceptional. The 'kids' rented SUPs and surfboards and had a blast. The kitchen was well equipped for preparing family meals and the home is well laid out to accommodate 6 adults. The fourth couple used the pullout couch in the living room which worked OK.

There was a generous supply of firewood which allowed use to enjoy livingroom fireplace as well as fires on the beach. Good supply of beach chairs, towels and boogie boards were definitely appreciated.

We would love to come back! Thank you for sharing your bit of heaven with us.

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Map

Whale watching, Boat tours, Botanical gardens, Hot Springs

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $234.47
Pet Fee $35.17 + Tax
cleaning fee 2018 $117.23
Tax Rate 5.0%

Quotes offered by VRBO are in US funds. Please use converter at top of Rates page to get Canadian amount.

Please note the pet fee listed is based on one dog for 3 days. The nightly rate for pets is $15 per dog in Canadian funds.
Although damage deposit is not part of the booking fee, a credit card number is to be held by the owner upon booking should damages occur.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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