Welcome to Red Door Guest House. Our home is set on acreage and located in a beautiful country setting with water views of the Saanich Inlet. This hidden country gem is perfectly situated between Victoria and the natural beauty that Vancouver Island has to offer.
This idyllic vacation getaway invites you to relax on your private backyard patio after touring the local wineries, or perhaps after a more active day exploring the area by kayak. This home offers the peace of a home away from home. Red Door Home is a spacious and beautifully decorated 1500 sq. ft (150 sq. m) space with a large living/dining room, 2 bedrooms, and 2 bathrooms. A full kitchen is equipped with all the amenities you will need for your stay, including dishwasher, washer and dryer.
This property is ideal for Brentwood College School parents (2km/0.6M) or Shawinigan Lake School parents (9km/6M))
BEDROOMS - Sleeps 8
Master Suite - 1 Queen Bed/ 1 Queen Futon
Bedroom 2 - 1 Queen Bed and 1 single bed (on request)
THE MASTER SUITE:
The comfortable Master bedroom has a queen-size bed and a double futon. It has its own spacious modern ensuite bathroom with shower and a deep soaker tub.
This tastefully decorated bedroom has a queen size bed, a single bed can be added upon request. This bedroom has its own ensuite 1/2 bathroom, and has a beautiful view of the garden and ocean.
THE PATIO & OUTDOOR SPACES
Enjoy a glass of local wine with your dinner on your private patio or soak up the sun on the lounge chairs in the manicured gardens.
Just across the street is Mill Bay Beach which is a perfect spot for bringing a picnic basket to watch the seals, sea lions and otters play. The occasional whale may also make an appearance. Kayaks are available just down the road, kayaking around Mill Bay is a fun way to explore the stunning area.
Red Door Guest House has guest parking for 2 vehicles on the left side of the gravel driveway and has a private entry on the front of the home, look for the Red Door! You will be given a code for the lock box as soon as you have confirmed your reservation.
INTERACTION WITH GUESTS:
We will be available for recommendations or assistance during your stay, but will give you the utmost privacy and respect.
Smart TV with Netflix
Laundry (Washer and Dryer)
Red Door Guest House is located in the waterfront community of Mill Bay, and is ideally situated between our stunning Capital City Victoria and unique communities like waterfront Cowichan Bay, Duncan the City of Totems, the picturesque artsy village of Chemainus. The Cowichan Valley area also boasts many award-winning wineries. Enjoy a day trip to the sandy beaches of Parksville, or adventure out to Ucluelet,Tofino and Long Beach, or possibly take a road trip to the amazing ancient Old Growth Forests of Vancouver Island..
Our capital Victoria has so much to offer: From fine dining to theatre and the Victoria Symphony, to the many beaches and the parks. Enjoy strolling through Centennial Square and Market Square, visit the many trendy shops of the Lojo District, or visit one of the summer-season events downtown Victoria has to offer like the Jazz Festival and the Victoria Symphony Splash. Take in the street performers, the many talented local artists and incredible musicians on the world famous Inner Harbour and Government Street, or for those of you that are more adventurous, enjoy the many hiking and biking trails, go scuba diving, zip lining, or whale watching. Take a stroll along Dallas Road and enjoy the ocean and the stunning views of the Olympic Mountains. Don't forget to visit the breakwater and the picture perfect lighthouse, finish your day with a culinary visit to one of the world-class restaurants Victoria is famous for.
Victoria and South Vancouver Island are known as the "Hawaii" of Canada, so for those looking to escape colder winters come and enjoy the mild temperatures!
Whether you come to relax and take in some sunshine, stroll the docks and vineyards, watch artists at work, or go on a once in a lifetime outdoor adventure, the journey is up to you. Cowichan Bay is a quaint and charming community where you can enjoy extensive hiking and biking trails, watersports like kayaking and scuba diving, whale watching, unique attractions, arts & culture, and award winning restaurants and wineries.
Duncan is also known as the City of Totems and has over 40 beautifully carved totems scattered all around the City. With rich history behind each totem, it is a “Must See” on your visit to Duncan.
The Little Town That Did. Chemainus is a picturesque artsy village nestled between the mountains and ocean directly on the coast. Enjoy the 40 giant murals, the famous Chemainus Theatre, shop trendy shops and galleries, and browse farmer’s markets.
Other suggestions: Parksville and Qualicum Beach, Coombs, Salt Spring Island, Tofino & Ucluelet.