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Welcome to your Peaceful Oceanfront Getaway!!!

7 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights

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Minimum Stay
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Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday cottage in Tuwanek - Directly on Ocean/Private Dock

3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, Sleeps 6.

Welcome to your Peaceful Oceanfront Getaway!!! Mi Casa your casa!!! This private waterfront destination with its own private dock is located on the picturesque Sunshine Coast of B.C. directly on a protected inlet. Calm waters are the norm. Enjoy the peace and tranquility of being surrounded by ocean, mountains and trees. Wake up refreshed and enjoy your morning coffee overlooking the ocean. Your spacious two level three bedroom cottage has a fully stocked kitchen, two complete bathrooms, one with a shower and the other with large jacuzzi tub, 16 ft ceiling and all natural cedar inside, large deck with extended family size six burner barbeque, fibre optic high-speed internet/ WiFi.

Hiking and beachcombing from your front door, world class kayaking from dock in the calm waters, great meals to be made from the complete kitchen or simply rest, relax and enjoy!!!

Easy access from Vancouver with a 40-minute ferry ride plus 35-minute drive. Ferry reservations recommended for the spring and summer months.

Discount Harbor Air tickets available.

Inquiries welcome about the property and/or the area anytime.

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
27 October, 2016
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About Alan

Born and raised in B.C. Have travelled extensively but this is the place I love the most!

Why Alan chose Sechelt

This is our well loved private vacation home that we have recently opened up to guests.

I hope you will enjoy it as much as we have. We plan to keep it for life!

What makes this cottage unique

There is a unique sense of peace and calmness I find from the moment I walk in the door.

As a true getaway/ holiday place, there is NO CABLE TV by choice. We do keep a selection of DVD's.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Alan was a lovely host. He was the most accommodating providing walking trails and attractions in the area. He had candles lit and music playing when we walked into the cabin.

The place is so beautiful and right on the water. We had such a lovely stay. We want to and plan on coming back. Alan is the best host. We give this a 10 out of 10. Thanks again Alan.
Jan 2015
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based on 7 holidaymaker reviews

Welcome to your Peaceful Oceanfront Getaway!!!
average rating of 4.714286 based on 9 reviews

Overall outstanding rental

  • 5 of 5

Location is beautiful. Quiet but close to Sechelt , parks ,trails/hikes and on the water with a private deck

The house is meticulously looked after by Alan and well appointed

Excellent holiday

  • Review Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A slice of heaven

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful stay in Tuwanek. The house was beautiful and the owner Alan was very attentive and checked in several times during our stay. The house was clean and even had fresh cut flowers and 2 loaves of freshly baked bread...yummy! The dock was great for swimming and for stargazing at night! There is a kayak and paddleboard rental place right across the Bay which we used several times. We would definitely stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Canmore, Alberta

Wonderful, relaxing home!

  • 4 of 5

This was a great home for our family of 5 and our dog. Alan was excellent to deal with and very welcoming when we arrived. The house was spotless and had everything we needed. We couldn't have asked for a better location right on the water. The kids loved swimming and fishing off the dock every day. We are already planning our return visit to this great home in Sechelt!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Vancouver island, BC


  • 5 of 5

We arrived and Alan was right there to greet us! Gave us a quick run down and it was very welcoming. The place is exactly what we had hoped for. Nice to have a full kitchen with everything that you would need. We were able to celebrate Easter dinner! The view is amazing. The deck was very enjoyable and has sun on it almost all day. We enjoyed the private dock, unfortunately it was a tad cold out to enjoy it fully. Summer would be amazing here. The housekeeper came around noon every day and was very through and even down to the little details. Free wifi was nice to have.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sunshine Coast Nest

  • 5 of 5

Our three-generational family thoroughly enjoyed our oceanfront experience in Tuwanek. Our very personable host greeted us warmly upon our arrival. I felt like we had arrived home after a long journey. Though nestled amongst tall trees, the cliffside and south-facing home is nevertheless bright with lots of sunshine. The property also has quiet shady spaces for contemplation or immersing oneself in a favourite novel. There are plenty of linens - fortunate for us because the kids used the sheets to make sleeping tents! The dishwasher was an unexpected surprise--no washing up duty on vacation! The home is well appointed with basic supplies...just bring your groceries or sample the many good eateries.

Most of our time was spent outside transitioning between the deck and the dock. The dock saw lots of action, being our main access point to the water where the youngest generation was introduced to the joys of playing in and on the ocean. The kayak and paddleboard rental business across the bay was quite handy.

The weather gods were fantastic by providing beautiful hot sunny days for us vacationers; but not so accommodating to the locals as the region desperately needed rain.

This vacation home is a gem for those weary of the noise and hustle of the city. It offers one the opportunity to just sit back and chill out or to take advantage of the many recreational activities the area offers.

Thank you for opening your home with us so that our family could gather, relax and play while attending a larger family event. As well, thank you for the introduction to some local beverages.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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What an amazing experience

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful experience at Alan's family house. When we arrived, Alan welcomed us warmly and gave us an orientation of the house, which was perfectly clean and well equipped.

He gave us many tips to make our stay as pleasant as possible. Before and during our stay, Alan was highly responsive when we addressed him questions.

The description of the house and photos posted on Internet are accurate. The location is gorgeous,we could go crabbing and fishing right at the jetty. We also rented a canoe which allowed us to discover the costal areas.

We definitely would come back as we had such a good time there and recommend this vacation rental to anyone who seek a comfortable hideout by the Sechelt inlet.

Thank you.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
9 Kilometres
Harbour Air Float Plane
Nearest Barpub
9 Kilometres
Lighthouse Pub
Nearest Ferry
26 Kilometres
BC Ferries - West Vancouver to Sunshine Coast
Nearest Golf
16 Kilometres
Sechelt Golf and Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
Blue Herron- semi formal dinning
Nearest Ski
12 Kilometres
backcounty just up the mountain
Nearest Beach
Ocean front plus two beaches within short walk.
Car: recommended

The cottage is located in a small hamlet away from any major development. Beyond this area there is nothing but mountains, oceans and trees. A great place to feel a part of nature and decompress from the city yet just 10-minute drive to grocery and shopping.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Tuwanek, Sunshine Coast

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Late Summer
28 Aug 2016 - 15 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
Christmas/ New years
16 Dec 2016 - 3 Jan 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Summer 2017
1 Jun 2017 - 9 Sep 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £154
Cleaning £52

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Tuwanek in Sunshine Coast

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront ...
  • rural ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Jacuzzi , Large jetted tub. Room for 2!
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Three bedrooms, four beds including two single beds.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowmobiling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
The reservation is for your exclusive private use of the whole property. The caretaker and/or owner is available if you need anything before or during your stay.

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