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"Spring Specials" On 5 Acres Farmland on the Shores of the Stamp River

People27
Bedrooms 11
Bathrooms11
Separate WC's2
Space 6,000 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

11 bedrooms, 13 bathrooms, sleeps 27+.

Spectacular Log home with 37 foot tall river rock chimney, towering through the center of the Great Room. The home is situated on the center of 5 acres of riverfront farmlands, only minutes from Port Alberni. The incredible kitchen is fully equipped for even a chef!

Each room features private entrance and overstuffed quilts. The lower floor features a full wrap-around balcony. The nesting eagles, resident deer, rabbits and will comfort you on the serenity of the back deck. Everyone describes their stay as more than expected and that the pictures do not do it justice. We look forward to exceeding your expectations.

Call for some special weeks which are sure to be discounted!

More Details

Owner
Marilyn Murphy
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 April, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Marilyn,



Our family had a wonderful time, and are already talking about staying at the Lodge again next year. A special thank you for the ping pong table, which provided hours of entertainment. The commercial kitchen was also great, and of course the main gathering space with the beautiful fireplace was wonderful.



The only maintenance item I'm aware of was that one of the black chairs at the smaller dining table had a loose front leg, which seemed like it might give out if someone sat on it at the wrong angle, or a little too abruptly. Otherwise everything worked well.



Thanks again,

Rachel
Nov 2015
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Port Alberni in Alberni-Clayoquot

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 6000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 27
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • No Camping, Tenting or RVs permitted on grounds. No parties or outside guests permitted. No campfires. Noise bylaw strictly enforced.
  • Payment Terms and Cancellation policy are not the HA standard 60 days. You agree to the payment terms outlined via email in earlier correspondence.
  • Cancellation Policy is not the HA basic standards. You agree to the cancellation terms outlined via email in earlier correspondence.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • river
  • rural
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 24 people
Bathrooms:
  • 11 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 6 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 7 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 8 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 12 - Toilet , Ladies Room - Common
    Bathroom 13 - Toilet , Men's Room - Common
    Bathroom 9 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , shared
    Bathroom 10 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , shared
    Bathroom 11 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 11 Bedrooms, Sleeps 27
  • Bedroom 6 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Two Single Beds (can be converted to King)
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , Double Bunk Set plus single
    Bedroom 7 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 8 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 11 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , Master Suite - great family room
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , Single Bunk Set plus Queen - great family room
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 9 - 2 Single Bed , Shared washroom with room #9
    Bedroom 10 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , shared bathroom with room #9
  • Each bed room has full en suite bathroom, very suitable for multi family get together...
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Terrace
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Large Cooler
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Shed
  • Small Cooler
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Decking
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • Racquetball
  • rafting
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • swimming
Notes:
5 acres of farmlands, beautiful setting with river access for swimming and fishing.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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"Spring Specials" On 5 Acres Farmland on the Shores of the Stamp River
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 11 reviews
5

Terrific Retreat for Writers

  • 5 of 5

We were a group of 16 writers staying for a week. This is our favorite place that we continue to come back to. That should tell you something. The beds are comfortable and there is plenty of firewood for a warm and cozy time. The main room has sufficient floor space to lead a morning wake-up exercise session. The only down side is the fight that develops over who will get the awesome master bedroom. It is in a great location, far away from noise yet close enough to easily get your groceries or go to a restaurant. To top it off, the host is very responsive. I wholeheartedly recommend this place.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Get Place

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed are stay! Great lodge with lots of space.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great for Family Reunions

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful location and facilities for (large0 family get-togethers.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing Cabin!!

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here with a group of 5 families including 9 kids. This place was way more than enough space. The cabin itself is beautiful and perfectly clean. The commercial dishwasher was amazing for a quick cleanup after meals. The kitchen has pretty much everything you might need and the bar area was great to keep the drink making out of the kitchen. This was my second time staying here and I would not hesitate to recommend this place for any large groups.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Huge! Beautiful! Cozy!

  • 5 of 5

Riverside Lodge was the perfect place for our recent annual friend trip. Vast is an understatement when it comes to the lodge. There were beds for everyone to sleep in and the beautiful table sat all 23 of us! The setting is so pretty too that it didn’t even matter it was cloudy and rainy all weekend. The large wood burning fireplace kept us nice and warm! This is a perfect place for large groups and I would highly recommend Riverside Lodge to anyone!

  • Review Submitted: 16-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic !

  • 5 of 5

Had a friends and family weekend, what a great place, lots of room and has everything you need, very clean. Rebooked for next year.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Apr-2015
  • Date of Stay: March 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a great.stay and that we are welcoming you back again next year!
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Location

Other Activities: The Stamp River is world famous for it's fishing, guided trips available anytime

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Port Alberni, British Columbia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Seasonal 2018
19 Apr 2018 - 13 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Thursday
7 night minimum stay
£2,771
for 7 nights
£2,771
 
 
Fall 2018
14 Sep 2018 - 19 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
£1,358
for 2 nights
From
£585
£1,948
 
 
Christmas 2018
20 Dec 2018 - 27 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,942
for 3 nights
From
£585
£2,536
 
 
New Years 2018/19
28 Dec 2018 - 3 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
£1,942
for 3 nights
From
£585
£2,536
 
 
Spring 2019
4 Jan 2019 - 18 Apr 2019
2 night minimum stay
£1,540
for 2 nights
From
£676
£2,242
 
 
Seasonal 2019
19 Apr 2019 - 16 Oct 2019
Changeover Day: Thursday
7 night minimum stay
£2,889
for 7 nights
£2,889
 
 
Winter 2019
17 Oct 2019 - 19 Dec 2019
2 night minimum stay
£1,540
for 2 nights
From
£676
£2,242
 
 
Christmas 2019
20 Dec 2019 - 26 Dec 2019
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£2,771
for 7 nights
£2,771
 
 
New Years 2019/20
27 Dec 2019 - 2 Jan 2020
3 night minimum stay
£2,216
for 3 nights
From
£676
£2,242
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £279.88
Linen Change Over Fee £179.12 + Tax
Tax Rate 5.0%

Bookings made more 90 days in advance require:
25% due at booking and
25% due 180 days in advance or Dec 1 year prior and
Balance due 90 days in advance or April 1 for summer bookings.
All prepayments are calculated including $500 damage deposit, $320 linen change over fee and all taxes.

Cancellations on bookings: Made before Dec 1 or 180 days in advance of check in date, 100% refund
Made on or after Dec 1 forfeit all funds paid to date

Reservations made less than 90 days in advance.
Full amount due at time of booking
Prepayments include $500 damage deposit, linen fee and all taxes
Cancellations made on bookings made within 90 days of check in date forfeit all funds if cancelled.

For CANADIAN prices be sure you are on www.homeaway.ca and not the .com website. The homeaway.com is a US based website in US dollars. Here is a link to our listing on the CDN site https://www.homeaway.ca/cottage-rental/p249085

All rentals are subject to the terms of vacation rental agreement which is provided upon initial reservation request.




***Small scale special events are welcome and subject to approval. Ask for more information and we can provide detailed information as well as rules surrounding maximum guests, hours of event, conduct, etc. Acceptance of special events is at the sole discretion of the owner and are not available to Book Online.******

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 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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