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Enjoy the ocean view deck on this Black Creek, Vancouver Island vacation rental

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Last updated: 08/25/2016
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Home By The Sea Vacation Rental is the perfect Vancouver Island holiday destination for family vacations,reunions and celebrations!
Located in Black Creek in the beautiful Comox Valley this custom timber frame vacation rental will be home to your special family and holiday memories.
Home By the Sea is a new 3,500 sq ft home with 5 bedroom and 4 & 1/2 Bathrooms. It sleeps 12 based on double occupancy and includes a cozy cabin for two.
Located across a quiet country road from sandy Saratoga Beach, this home is on a 1 acre property, completely furnished and ready for you your family
and friends
Lounge on the covered deck and catch up on your reading or enjoy beach combing, ocean kayaking, wind surfing ,sailing and fishing (just to name a few activities) or just listen to the Bald Eagles talk back and forth in the tops of the surrounding trees and listen to the surf .
Saratoga Beach is between Courtenay and Campbell River, both only a 20 minute drive away. We are located in the charming, friendly farming community of Black Creek. A local market, coffee shop,artisan gift shop and liquor store are just a lovely 15 minute walk from Home By the Sea vacation rental.

This home is in a highly desirable vacation destination location in a Vancouver Island beach resort area, close to the Pacific Playground Marina. We are a 10 walk to the Oyster River, which is fed by Mt.Washington mountain streams . Enjoy the spectacle of spawning salmon as you snorkel down the river in the fall, hike the extensive nature trails or just chill in the river on a hot summers day!
Visit Mt. Washington Resort, which is only 25 minutes away, and enjoy a chairlift ride to the top and a summer picnic or hike the extensive boardwalk in the alpine meadows, Mountain biking is also available. In the winter Mt Washington boasts record snow base for skiing and boarders.There is even a tube park!
The timber frame great room is the heart of the home and faces the Ocean. It has a custom gourmet kitchen with built in appliances and a Jenn Aire cook top in the magnificent 10 foot granite island.
An open concept dining room and family room with a corner gas fireplace are next to the covered ocean view 10x26 timber frame deck with natural gas BBQ.
Relax and soak in the 2 person Jacuzzi in the Master bedroom while appreciating the ocean view or sunset! Enjoy a 2 person steam shower . When you are ready to retire, set the mood with the 3 sided gas fireplace .
There is an adjoining room available with a daybed for a small child who needs to be close to mom and dad. The Master Room has two separate entrances, with private decks for enjoying sunrises and sunsets !
There is also a private, intimate sitting room , with a beautiful ocean view and a Wood Burning/or gas River Rock Fireplace.
The second bedroom we call the Retro Room, has its own Private entrance as well and a deck for enjoying quiet evening sunsets. It has a 4 piece bath complete with a retro 6 ft. slipper tub and a 4 ft shower .
The side entrance/mud room entrance, with a 2 piece bathroom, is beside the laundry room with front loading machines, conveniently located between the side entrance and kitchen which are connected by 2 pocket doors. The recreation room is fully finished with 3 piece bath ,wet bar, 1 bunk room b with 2 double / bunks and 2 single bunks. In the NASCAR theme recreation room there are 2 fold down Ikea double beds which can become one king bed where you can relax while watching the 52' TV with surround sound .There is a separate entrance to back yard and fire pit and barbecue area from the rec room .

Then there is the ' Lazy Dog' cabin which comes with the house rental.The cabin has new kitchen appliances and new 3 piece bath and queen sleigh bed .It has its own cedar deck, ocean view and access to the back yard outdoor kitchen with natural gas barbecue, sink ,oven and granite work station.The large patio has two tables to seat large groups.There is also a fire-pit for roasting those hot-dogs and marshmallows!

We are across the road from the beach front and are up high so you can see, feel and hear the ocean..Just walk across the street to explore Saratoga Beach.
'Home by the Sea' is truly a wonderful Black Creek vacation rental home and we would love to share it with you!
This is strictly a non smoking vacation home. We provide a covered smoking area outside for our smoking guests.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage

Suitability

  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome:

    2 double bunk beds and 2 single bunk beds located in rec room/,day bed for small child next to masterbedroom...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Respectful smoking allowed outside at firepit and on side covered porch Please do not leave cig buts on the ground or in driveway...moreless

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Bedroom 4 /cabin: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3 Bunk Room: 2 double, 2 twin/ single

    This bedroom is located downstairs in Rec Room...moreless

  • Bedroom 2 Retro Slipper Tub room: 1 queen

    Located on main level this room has a private entrance...moreless

  • Bedroom 1 Master suite: 1 queen, 1 child bed

    Daybed located in dressing room beside Master bedroom ...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 queen

    Basement bedroom...moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 2 Retro Room: toilet, tub, shower

    6' Claw Foot Soaker Tub & 4 ft shower...moreless

  • Bathroom Recreation Room: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom Master: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    2 person Steam Shower & 2 person Jucuzzi...moreless

  • Bathroom Main Level: toilet

    Guest Bathroom...moreless

  • Cabin 2/ Showers: toilet, shower, outdoor shower

    * outdoor shower is for rinsing off sand from beach...moreless

Other Amenities

  • * Outdoor shower at Kayak shed, outdoor shower behind cabin to rinse off after being at the beach *Hot Water Heated Tile and Oak floors,Heat Recovery and Ventilation System *5 Burner Jenn Air Natural Gas Cook Top *Instant Hot Water *In House Massage by appointment only depending on availability...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Coffee table books,Nature books ,childrens stories...moreless

  • DVD Player:

    DVD player in Rec room with DVD collection...moreless

  • Games:

    Board Games/Cards/Crocket...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Sirius Radio Cable TV...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Sirius Radio & ipod dock...moreless

  • Television:

    5 Televisions in all/One in each bedroom/1 in rec room /1 in cabin...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Rain Forests
  • Recreation Center
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    You can see the mountains on the mainland in the distance, they look like a watercolor painting...moreless

  • Ocean View
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Great Room with Oak table/bench/6 chairs/ 3 leather bar stools at island.Man cave with island &3 bar stools.Maple table with 2 chairs in cabin. Outdoor patio with BBQ /2 tables&12 chairs...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Provided and area to hang dry delicates ...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    1 free standing gas fireplace in Great Room/1 3 sided gas fireplace in master1 wood/gas starter fireplace in sitting room/1 wood stove in Rec Room...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Heat Recovery and Ventilation Fresh air system Heated Tile and Hardwood Floors...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Queen , Double and twin sheets and pillow cases Duvets or Quilts and pillows...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Lots of spaces for family and friends to gather. Great Room has a fabric couch, love seat and chair. Sitting Room has a leather couch, love seat, chair and footstool. Rec Room has 2 double futons...moreless

  • Local Restaurant Guide

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker:

    10 cup coffee maker with reusable coffee filter Coffee Bean grinder Tea pot ...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Pots and pans, grill ,crock pot,toaster,baking dishes...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Provided ...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Raised and built in/Quiet pack/Top rack for cultlery...moreless

  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    Custom gourmet kitchen with built-in appliances and a Jenn Aire Cook Top in the magnificent 10 foot granite island....moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave:

    Built in above oven...moreless

  • Oven:

    2 wall ovens...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Lg double door fridge with the freezer on bottom...moreless

  • Stove:

    Built in double wall oven, Jenn Air natural gas cooktop...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    4 Slice toaster...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Covered ocean view deck with outdoor wicker furniture...moreless

  • Barbecue
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio:

    Large stone deck with 2 outdoor dining tables with 2 umbrellas and 12 chairs. ...moreless

  • Golf:

    Saratoga golf coarse 10 minute walk...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    1 for up to 100 lbs/ childs 2 up to 200 lbs 1 double adult...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Flat lawn for outdoor play,several garden areas...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Jennaire Natural gas BBQ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda:

    Small covered private front porch with 2 chairs...moreless

  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear:

    We have some life jackets if you need them but suggest you bring your own for proper size ...moreless

  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Jacuzzi
  • Steam Shower
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 25 - Sep 11, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,317

Changeover Day: Saturday

Fall
Sep 12 - Dec 16, 2016
4 night min stay
$212
$1,390
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$2,317

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $386.20
  • Cleaning Fee $154.48
  • Tax Rate 5%

Notes:

Kayaks are complimentary N/C


Owner's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Location

  • Discovery Foods

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  • Mount Washington Ski Resort

    "Downhill, snow boarding and cross country skiing at its best! Mt. Washington offers winter a..."

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  • Miracle Beach Provincial Park

    "Miracle Beach's broad, safe, sandy beach is perfect for picnics, sandcastle building, birdin..."

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  • Salmon Point Resort RV Park & Marina

  • Salmon Point Restaurant

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25 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Campbell River / Comox
700 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Fishermans Pub
100 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Nanaimo
400 Metres
Nearest Golf
Saratoga Beach Golf Club & driving range
30 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Campbell River / Courtenay
1 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Highway 19A
4 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Salmon Point Pub & Restaurant
30 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Mt Washington Ski Resort
50 Metres
Nearest Beach
Saratoga Beach

Car: Recommended

This custom built 5 bedroom vacation rental home on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada A place where you can walk on the beach in the morning and be on top of a mountain in the afternoon! Mt Washington is just a 30 minute drive away up a paved, well maintained road with spectacular breathtaking views of the coast and valley.(Note: do not drive up the Mt in winter unless you have good winter tires and a pair of chains)

You can pack a picnic lunch and ride the Eagle chair to the top and enjoy the hiking trails and crazy beautiful view!

Located between the Comox Valley and Campbell River. Both communities offer shopping and dining just a 20-30 minute drive away.

Mt Washington Alpine Resort mountwashington.ca is only a 30 min drive where you can hit the slopes and ski downhill or cross country ,snowboard , or snowshoe by moonlight. Brave the awesome Tube Park for some family fun!

Then warm by the fireplace in Fat Teddies Pub and Grill in the Alpine Lodge come back to Saratoga and enjoy the surf !

In spring , summer and fall enjoy Alpine Hiking on raised board walks or go on more of an adventure and hike to Battleship Lake and go for a swim.

We are in the heart of the charming, friendly, farming community of Black Creek.

There is a local market with fresh local produce, pizza & coffee shop, gift shop Saratoga Gifts is artisan gift shop featuring local artists crafts and jewelry , a White Hat dry cleaners , a liquor store featuring Local wineries and a heritage pub The Fishermans just over the trestle bridge.

All are just a lovely 15 minute walk from the beach house.

Our Vacation Rental sleeps up to 12 and is the perfect vacation home for family vacations, family reunions, birthdays, anniversaries, corporate retreats and any celebration !

Our home is across from the ocean facing east Enjoy your coffee on the front timber-frame deck while the morning sunrise washes over you

Walk to sandy, peaceful Saratoga Beach in just minutes

Located on a slight rise and boasting a lovely ocean view from the large, covered deck this desirable 3500 sq ft vacation rental home is on a 1 acre property with plenty of privacy. The home sleeps a maximum of 12 based on double occupancy with 5 separate sleeping quarters, including a private cabin for two!

If you want more than lounging on Saratoga Beach listening to the surf or reading on your private deck and watching the Bald Eagles you’ll be happy with the active lifestyle Vancouver Island offers. We invite you to enjoy beach combing, ocean kayaking, wind surfing, sailing, scuba diving, boating, salmon fishing, golfing, skiing ,caving and more!

Our executive Saratoga Beach vacation home is custom designed and very well appointed to make it your home away and share special vacation memories with your loved ones.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: I Love being near the ocean! I love nature .I moved here from Ontario in 1986 and love being here more than anywhere else I feel so blessed to spend time here just walking on the beach . Hanging out with friends around a cozy fire and enjoying some wine with friends. I love music and nature The Island is full of both. Going for a bike ride to the Oyster river for a swim or going for a slow walk with my dog .... just enjoying life and staying in peace.... It's a place to relax

Why the Owner Chose Black Creek, BC, Canada:
I love Vancouver Island .It has 2 of my favorite things Ocean and Mountains. I can walk on the beach in the morning and mine are the first set of footprints in the sand. Go up Mount Washington in the afternoon and ski in the sunshine. What more is there to say?


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Enjoy the ocean view deck on this Black Creek, Vancouver Island vacation rental

    Enjoy the ocean view deck on this Black Creek, Vancouver Island vacation rental

  • Timber frame covered front deck, custom Vancouver Island vacation rental home

    Timber frame covered front deck, custom Vancouver Island vacation rental home

  • Great Room dining area in our comfortable Black Creek vacation rental home

    Great Room dining area in our comfortable Black Creek vacation rental home

  • Great room kitchen & family sitting room by corner gas fireplace, Saratoga Beach

    Great room kitchen & family sitting room by corner gas fireplace, Saratoga Beach

  • Cozy sitting room with river rock fireplace in our new, custom vacation rental.

    Cozy sitting room with river rock fireplace in our new, custom vacation rental.

  • Romantic Master suite with 3 sided gas fireplace

    Romantic Master suite with 3 sided gas fireplace

  • Master suite steam shower & back yard access. Tastefully appointed vacation home

    Master suite steam shower & back yard access. Tastefully appointed vacation home

  • Cozy Cabin

    Cozy Cabin

  • Simply Perfect Saratoga Beach, Black Creek, Vancouver Island, BC, Canada

    Simply Perfect Saratoga Beach, Black Creek, Vancouver Island, BC, Canada

  • Some beach bums enjoying Saratoga Beach.

    Some beach bums enjoying Saratoga Beach.

  • Lights out...

    Lights out...

  • Timber frame covered front deck overlooks Saratoga Beach, Black Creek, BC

    Timber frame covered front deck overlooks Saratoga Beach, Black Creek, BC

  • Great room, relax and enjoy the view of Saratoga Beach and the Pacific Ocean.

    Great room, relax and enjoy the view of Saratoga Beach and the Pacific Ocean.

  • Great Room - what an ocean view!

    Great Room - what an ocean view!

  • Sitting room with gas starter fireplace. Cozy evening retreat.

    Sitting room with gas starter fireplace. Cozy evening retreat.

  • Master Bath

    Master Bath

  • Retro room, deep, wonderful tub.

    Retro room, deep, wonderful tub.

  • Cozy Cabin

    Cozy Cabin

  • Ocean Kyaking - fancy a sunset paddle at Saratoga Beach?

    Ocean Kyaking - fancy a sunset paddle at Saratoga Beach?

  • Aerial View of Saratoga Beach and Pacific Playgrounds Marina, Black Creek, BC

    Aerial View of Saratoga Beach and Pacific Playgrounds Marina, Black Creek, BC

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  • Bedrooms
    5
  • Bathrooms
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