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Stilt home on the shores of beautiful Cowichan Bay

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,000 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

A fun and funky stilt cottage, lots of privacy and beautiful views.

Fog Ducker Hollow, a fun and private stilt cottage located on the shores of scenic Cowichan Bay.

This 2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom cottage features a large sun deck, a private dock and a covered grilling/seating area offering lots of windows and many cozy spaces with amazing views of Cowichan Bay, Mount Tzouhalem and Salt Spring Island.

Fog Ducker Hollow offers a great escape from the everyday. This fully furnished cottage offers all the amenities of home, allowing you to just rest and relax while watching the seals and otters swim playing in the bay.

Located steps from the heart of Cowichan Bay, you can take a short stroll into the village and check out the maritime museum, rent a kayak for a paddle or sample some Vancouver Island Brews at one of the local pubs. While you are in town check out the local cheese shop, the artisan bakery or grab some food at the local market.

The fully equipped kitchen and outdoor grill offers you the convenience of cooking a meal at your home away from home, or if you are worn out from your day of adventuring or just want a night away from the stove, sample some of the great restaurants Cowichan Bay and the surrounding area has to offer.

About Fog Ducker Hollow:

The master bedroom offers a queen sized bed, small office area and a full en suite bath, enjoy your morning coffee in bed and enjoy the beautiful views of Cowichan Bay or enjoy the sunrise over Salt Spring Island.

The Second bedroom located away from the main living offers a second television allowing you to sneak away for a movie or a nap on the queen sized bed. This bedroom is located adjacent to the other full bath.

The layout of the cottage is optimal for maximum privacy inside, making it a great escape for anyone requiring 2 bedrooms located separately, a great set up for 2 couples or friends looking to vacation together and still get some down time.

The living room features an operational glass wall (windows), a large screen TV, a natural gas fireplace and a large built in sectional seating area that could offer accommodation of an additional guest.

The fully equipped galley style kitchen includes a dishwasher and natural gas stove, the kitchen opens to a covered patio and natural gas BBQ.

The Large ocean facing sun deck offers spectacular views of Cowichan Bay, Mount Tzouhalem and Salt Spring Island. The deck is also equipped with a large Natural Gas Fire Bowl, offering a cozy environment to continue enjoying the sounds of the ocean as the sun sets.

The Kitchen and Dining room are set up with dishes, utensils and seating to serve up to 6 people.

More Details

Property Manager
Jennifer Morrell
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 July, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Cowichan Bay in Cowichan Valley D

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • village ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • 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 Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Stilt home on the shores of beautiful Cowichan Bay
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 12 reviews
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
4

Wonderful cottage with a great view!

  • 4 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our 2 weeks in this lovely cottage. It has all the amenities, and more; more roomy inside than one would know from seeing it from the street. Close to all the shops in Cowichan Bay village, and 10 minutes or so from Duncan and other grocery markets.

The kitchen has great appliances, and more cooking tools than the average rental. Firepit on the deck, and perfect view of the harbour. Little touches like bath robes for guests were appreciated. Manager was helpful and accommodating. Would come back!

  • Review Submitted: 30-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We appreciate your kind words and are so happy that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you so much for your review. We would love for you to let us know what we could do in the future to make the experience a 5 star?
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Vancouver, Canada
5

Beautiful, Comfortable, and Relaxing...

  • 5 of 5

Great place to relax and recharge. Very clean and comfortable with everything you need in a home. Close to a liquor and convenience store as well as restaurants, pubs, and shops. The dock provides a convenient place to paddle from (we brought our own boards, but the rental shop is just a dock or two over) or to just sit and enjoy the scenery. Wineries are nearby and so is the town of Duncan. Would love to stay again...

  • Review Submitted: 18-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Can I Give Six Stars?

  • 5 of 5

There are not enough words to describe how awesome this place is. You can literally see the sunrise from while laying in bed. The second We walked in, the view overtook us! Breathtakingly beautiful! They have every thing under the sun that you need within the home for cooking etc. You don't even need to buy ketchup, butter, jam or other little necessities as the place is kept stocked with leftovers that are a pain ( and costly) to buy. It is within a two minute walk to the stores and bakery and coffee shops and restaurants. Cowichiwan Valley is a charming little town. We saw seals swimming every night while hanging on the dock. The deck bonfire was great on cool nights. Jennifer was so accommodating as she took several calls before we arrived from Michigan and then was there if we needed her during the stay. I've stayed at many places while using VRBO OR Air B and B but this place was the BEST ONE ever!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Scottsdale, AZ
5

Wonderfully charming house on the water.

  • 5 of 5

Great hosts, always easy to get in touch with if ever needed. This wonderfully charming house exceeded our expectations and made for some truely unforgettable family memories.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Property and Setting

  • 5 of 5

We brought my parents up for a long weekend, and the space was very comfortable for our party of four. We enjoyed sitting on the deck, watching boats and kayaks go in and out of the bay, as well as our daily walks to the bakery and other shops "in town". A short drive away, we found excellent coffee and locally-sourced meats, produce, and pasta, and we enjoyed cooking meals on the grill or in the well-outfitted kitchen. The space was clean, the beds were comfortable, and the decor charming. We all agreed we'd love to return!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The High Point of Our Canadian Adventure

  • 5 of 5

I honestly can't sing the praises highly enough of this cottage - we had such an amazing stay here. We saw otters, whales and harbour seals in the bay, we caught crabs from the jetty, we slept well, we ate well and would go back in a shot. The neighbours and locals were friendly and the house was really really well serviced. Thank you for looking after us so well, it was just a magical end to our holiday in Canada.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Oct-2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
46 Kilometres
Nanaimo
Nearest Barpub
800 Metres
Bay Pub
Nearest Ferry
60 Kilometres
Duke Point, Nanaimo
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Cowichan Golf & Country Club
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Highway 1, Transcanada Highway
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
CowCafe
Nearest Beach
8 Kilometres
Cherry Point Beach
Car: recommended

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Cowichan Bay, Canada

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£608
for 3 nights
From
£203
£1,216
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £173.77

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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