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Sunny Shores Beach House *Hot Tub + Ocean + Mountains + Sunsets = Paradise!

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,100 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Sunny property with mountain and ocean views. Sleeps 6. Hot tub & large deck.

Ocean and mountain views with sunny south west exposure.

Grab an Adirondack and enjoy our sandy beach with a cool beverage or just watch nature go by from one of the hammocks.

If you are feeling more adventurous, you can go for a swim, canoe or paddle in the warm tidal waters.

The Beach House is on the ocean which has tides that change twice a day. That means that sometimes when the tide is out there is no water.

In the meantime, take advantage of our picnic table for some alfresco dining under a fairy light canopy of our rare & protected Gary Oaks.

Just off the house is a massive deck with hot tub, dining table for 6 and great views of the nature reserve, ocean and mountains.

Our house is fully renovated with all new appliances and has a fully equipped kitchen with gas range.

Upstairs in the den, a giant sofa and TV awaits you for those days you just want to chill.

High speed internet and cable packages included.

Downstairs you will find a large bedroom with king size bed with views of mountains.

Upstairs is where you will find the other bedroom with a queen size bed and more views.

Also located upstairs is a double sized futon in a flex room that has a full length curtain for privacy.

The sun room has a custom built in sectional that is a great place to sit back and read, nap or just hang out and relax.

There is also a seasonal “Bunkie" on the property that has bunk beds and a desk. (no bathroom/appropriate for kids only).

Perfect for a writer's retreat or for the older kids to have their own space.

A small DVD player is sure to keep them entertained.

Parking is available on the property.

If you are looking for a place to play Beer Pong, we ask that you look elsewhere for your holiday.

Thanks!

More Details

Owner
kris cable
Member since: 2017
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 April, 2018

About kris cable

We have both worked in the Film Industry for over 20 years.

8 years ago, we got married on a nearby beach and fell in love with the area.

kris cable purchased this house in 2016

Why kris cable chose Fanny Bay

We loved the South West exposure which is difficult to find on the east coast of Vancouver Island. We really are amazed how hot it gets on that side of Ships Point peninsula.

What makes this house unique

The ocean, mountain views and bird sanctuary mean there is always something to sit back and watch.

Also, a sandy beach is a plus.

There are plenty of walking trails with lots to see or explore. Check out the "Wacky Woods" or what the locals refer to as "Clam Beach" and listen to Sea Lions as you watch the sun set.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Fanny Bay in Comox-Strathcona K

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 28
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Quiet Time 10 PM No Guests of Guests No glass in Hot Tub & Please rinse before entering. Absolutely no BEER PONG.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • near the sea ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • rural ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Bunk Bed
  • The bunk bed is in a separate small building on the property and is only available during the summer months. We have a Maximum 6 people occupancy on property due to septic limitations. That includes folks in tents, vans etc...
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The infamous FBI pub is a short 5 min drive away. If you're up for a fun interesting walk, the "Wacky Woods" is a great place to check out. There are two Canoes & a Kayak on-site for you to enjoy.

Reviews

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Sunny Shores Beach House *Hot Tub + Ocean + Mountains + Sunsets = Paradise!
average rating of 4.92 based on 25 reviews
5

Can you keep a secret?

  • 5 of 5

If so, keep reading. If not, stop right here. :). You see, the problem is, when you find a perfect place, you want to tell everyone, but then “everyone” will want to go there and it gets hard to book. Sunny Shores is perfect. Welcoming, comfortable and equipped with everything you could possibly need. Hot tub every morning. Hot tub every evening. Birds everywhere. Beauty all around you. The beach house is a home, not a rental. Live plants and homey touches are everywhere. The eclectic style is perfect for Vancouver Island. Kris was readily available and fun to chat with. Comfy bed, clean space. What more could you ask for. But remember, shhhh, don’t tell anyone. Already planning to come back again.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home, perfect location, excellent hosts!

  • 5 of 5

The home is beautiful, well maintained and stocked with everything you need. The location is gorgeous with walk on access to a small beach. The views are incredible and the deck and hot tub (and bbq) make this the perfect choice for a relaxing getaway! We were traveling with two young children and they absolutely loved scouring the beach for seashells and warming up in the hot tub! Thank you Kris for a wonderful stay...was exactly what we hoped for for our girls weekend! We will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Jodi! We are so glad you ladies had a nice getaway with your girls. So many beach combing opportunities for everyone. Looking forward to meeting the rest of your family.
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5

Most beautiful, and romantic location.

  • 5 of 5

Kris, and Sean were amazing hosts. The Sunny Shores was the most beautiful vacation rental we have ever stayed. Their home was well equipped, and the only thing you need to bring is your loved ones to share the experience with. The smallest detail did not go unnoticed. Kris was so accommodating and if you ever needed anything she would reply quickly. Their beachfront was lit up with lanterns, and the hot tub was a nice end to our very active day. The nicest touch was the half acre trail to walk along the beach, and I would only assume would be even more beautiful in the summer. They were well equipped for picnics on the beach in the summertime. We are very grateful to have had the opportunity to stay in their beautiful home. And we hope to come again with family, friends, or just my husband and I.

Warm Wishes

Tara Muir and Jesse Hicks

  • Review Submitted: 10-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow! Thanks so much! I’m so glad you enjoyed your stay. We really hope you 2 come back again soon, & yes, summer is absolutely amazing here. (:
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5

Relaxing Getaway by the Water💕

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had a wonderful stay at sunny shores 🙂?. It’s a beautiful home that had lots of room for 2 families. It was great to be so close to the water....only steps from the back door. Everything was very clean and decorated nicely. It didn’t feel like a vacation rental, but a well loved home. My hubby and I also enjoyed hot tubbing on the patio when our little one was snoozing. A great place for a relaxing getaway to escape the city! Thanks for sharing Your beautiful space!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Chelsa! We are so glad you and your friends enjoyed your stay at Sunny Shores. Come back anytime. (:
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5

Retreat nestled in nature

  • 5 of 5

Kris was a wonderful host. She took special effort to decorate the house for our stay over Christmas. That and her attention to small details made us feel truly cared for during our stay.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing Sunny Shores for your Christmas vacation. We were so glad you got a chance to check out our local treasure the Whacky Woods. It was a real pleasure meeting you two. You guys were fantastic guests. Happy travels. Kris
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5

Perfect Atmosphere for an Amazing Birthday Weekend

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect property for two couples celebrating a birthday. "It's like something out of Homes and Cottages magazine," one of our group commented. The quirky, stylish decoration fit wonderfully with the cabin-y feel and beautiful setting. It was very well-stocked and we appreciated the labels on all the drawers and cupboards detailing the contents, which made things easy to find and put away. We spent our days exploring the region and hiking, and our evenings playing board games and soaking in the hot tub. Our late arrival and busy days unfortunately meant our schedules didn't line up to meet the owners, which would have been nice, however they immediately responded to any questions we had and I have no doubt if there had been any issues, they would have been there in a second. I can absolutely recommend this property to anyone looking for very relaxing and scenic retreat. We felt very much refreshed and rejuvenated after our stay.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Patrick! You guys were perfect guests. We loved how you took full advantage of our local area & great restaurants like the Atlas Cafe. (: I wish our schedules could have lined up so we could have met. Come on back & we will be sure to great u on arrival. Cheers, Kris & Sean
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Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
comox
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
FBI
Nearest Ferry
10 Kilometres
Buckley Bay
Nearest Golf
40 Kilometres
Crowne Isle Golf Resort
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
19A
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
FBI pub
Nearest Ski
50 Kilometres
Mt Washington
Car: necessary

Banyes Sound is known for it's famous Fanny Bay Oysters, local Sea Lions and it's amazing bird populations.

We are centrally located 20 minutes from Courtenay, Coombs, Qualicum, & Cumberland. Mount Washington is 40 minutes away.

Just 5 minutes from Buckley Bay where you can catch the ferry to Denman & Hornby Islands.

The famous Goats on the Roof in Coombs is a must see with fantastic restaurants and great shops.

Bowser is 15 Minutes away with an amazing shop "Salish Sea" filled with local crafts and art.

There is also a super coffee shop & gift store.

Deep Bay is 15 minutes away where you will find a nice pub right on the water and the Marine Research Station that has touch pools with local small ocean creatures & restaurant.

Another Pub that is only 5 minutes away is the famous FBI Pub. It's under new management and serves a variety of local oysters & delicious pub fare. On weekends there is a food truck on the Fanny Bay wharf serving local seafood right on the dock.

If you are looking for a little adventure, the "Wacky Woods" is a must see. A nice path takes you through a mature forest with magical and thought provoking art created by the late George Sawchuk.

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £55.98
Damage Deposit £279.88

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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