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Tranquil Malahat Waterfront Retreat Awaits You

13 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
This private 53 acre estate is nestled just off the scenic Malahat Drive only 25 minutes from downtown Victoria, 20minutes from Brentwood College & 15 minutes from major shopping. Treat yourself to the ocean front peace and tranquillity of Findlayson Arm. The home offers water views and balcony access from every room. This gated property features a private dock which will accommodate a 45 ft boat ( please make additional arrangements and inquire on daily dock rate). We are perfectly located for easy and quick access for water sports, fishing, crabbing, hiking and local sightseeing....This private 53 acre estate is nestled just off the scenic Malahat Drive only 25 minutes from downtown Victoria, 20minutes from Brentwood College & 15 minutes from major shopping. Treat yourself to the ocean front peace and tranquillity of Findlayson Arm. The home offers water views and balcony access from every room. This gated property features a private dock which will accommodate a 45 ft boat ( please make additional arrangements and inquire on daily dock rate). We are perfectly located for easy and quick access for water sports, fishing, crabbing, hiking and local sightseeing.More
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About the Owner
Kurt S
Languages spoken:Japanese, English, Chinese
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2012
Interaction with guests
Once your booking is confirmed I will email you driving directions or if required the dock coordinates.
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Reviews (13)

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Reviewed 15 October 2018

This was the third time that we've stayed and once again it was amazing! The view, the solitude, and the house make this a spectacular vacation rental property.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank John F
Ambassador400649, VR Owner at Tranquil Malahat Waterfront Retreat Awaits You, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

I'm glad we're still your favorite R&R destination and look forward to your 4th visit in the future!

Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

When I saw the pictures of this rental, I just couldn't believe it could be that nice. I was right. It was MUCH nicer. My husband and I were travelling with another couple. We were all blow away by both the house and the view....More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank SC_Glo
Management response:Responded 19 September 2017

Thanks for staying with us Glo, our pleasure to have you. Hope you had a good trip home and do think about us for your next visit to Vancouver Island.

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

I don't really know where to start. The place is private and secluded on a quiet inlet. The house is perfect and the photos don't do it justice. This place is perfect if you kayak, canoe, or paddleboard. But be careful if you go into...More

Date of stay: July 2017
1  Thank dartk2018
Management response:Responded 9 August 2017

Glad to hear hear that you had a relaxing time, hope to see you again.

Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Absolutely a wonderful home and property. Everything was just right. Home was very clean and surrounding grounds were well taken care of. The 180 degree view was fabulous. Kurt was very helpful and the booking and stay was flawless. We will try to go again...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Dick H
Management response:Responded 28 June 2017

It was a pleasure hosting you and I do look forward to having you back.

Reviewed 5 June 2017

From the long, scenic, winding driveway to its quiet location on a rock plateau above the sparking waters of Finlayson Arm, this home is spectacular, and we thoroughly enjoyed our 8 night stay. Perfectly located for quick drives into downtown Victoria, hiking at Goldstream or...More

Date of stay: May 2017
1  Thank kimberlyn812
Management response:Responded 7 June 2017

Kimberly thanks for all the kind words and do hope to see you again for your next anniversary or adventure!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Paper Towels Provided
Private Garden
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Garage
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Water Views
Blender
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Waterfront
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Fireplace
Deck
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About the neighbourhood
Conveniently located 25 minutes from downtown Victoria, 20 minutes from Brentwood College and 15 minutes from major 2 major shopping areas.
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