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Stunning Walk-on Waterfront in Departure Bay

Seaview Beach House, Departure Bay Beach, Nanaimo BC
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
27 reviews
Seaview Beach House, Departure Bay Beach, Nanaimo BC
Views on both levels and a huge wrap-around deck for entertaining
The huge wrap around cedar deck is ideal for entertaining friends & family.
Private parking for two cars at the end of a quiet laneway.
The large cedar deck for relaxing days on the ocean.
Lots of seating for outside entertaining.
A long swath of beach awaits morning or evening strolls
Watch ferries come and go while eagles soar overhead
Views, views and more views
Winning top spot of the swimming platform in Departure Bay
The large open living room has lots of comfy seating, a wood fireplace and ocean views.
Lots of windows enhance the endless ocean views.
A very comfortable place for a glass of wine and good music.
A large open area kitchen, dining and living room make for convivial living.
A gourmet well-stocked kitchen awaits your culinary talents.
Open living and dining room make this house great for gatherings with family and friends
Get your grill on with a Weber gas BBQ
The master bedroom has wrap around windows, ocean views, private ensuite and a large walk-in closet.
The master bedroom has floor to ceiling windows with endless views
The master ensuite has a one-person soaker tub with views of the ocean.
The master ensuite bathroom has a large walk in tiled shower and a soaker tub
The main floor bedroom has twin beds which can be made up as a king if you chose.
The main level modern bathroom is located across the hall from the bedroom for easy access.
The upper guest bedroom has a queen, lots of closet space and its own bathroom across the hall
The upper level main bathroom was renovated in 2012/1013 and has a large walk-in tiled shower
A large capacity washer and dryer is on site for your use
Cooper the salty sea dog enjoying her time on the ocean at Seaview Beach House.
A quiet contemplative evening on Departure Bay Beach
Sea planes overhead.
We love dogs. Bring your best furry friend so they too may enjoy a holiday
Your private access to Departure Bay Beach is via stairs from your cedar deck.
A BC Ferry coming into Departure Bay passes a cargo ship awaiting mooring in Vancouver
Sunrise on Departure Bay
The Coastal Mountain range on the mainland of BC can be seen from Seaview Beach House
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Overview
Rental Home -
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Nanaimo, Vancouver Island, British Columbia
Looking for a beautiful oceanfront vacation rental home?

This exquisite "walk-on" beachfront private home, located in Nanaimo, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada, is a holiday dream home.

Our modern, stylish two-storey private residence, on famous Departure Bay, can be your vacation rental dream come true. Seaview Beach House is a privately owned waterfront residence that sits on a long swath of "walk-on" oceanfront beach. Nestled at the end of a laneway and fronting onto the beach, this 2,100 square foot home has sweeping views of Departure Bay and the far off Coastal Mountain Range. Watch ferries and seaplanes come and go, eagles soar overhead and seals and otters playing off the front deck.

The house faces east, so you will wake to magnificent sunrises that flood the house with light through floor-to-c...
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About the Owner, Suzan B G
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 8 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 56 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #FKN2381418 by: FlipKey
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mstringer...
Sacramento, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago for a stay in November 2016

This was unquestionably one of the best homes we have rented in the past 15 years. The house was completely equipped for dogs and owners and Su was always available to answer questions about things to do and places to visit. She even arranged for a Thanksgiving turkey from Nesvog's- a great butcher and purveyor of delicacies shop. We hope to return!

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Management response:

Dear Martha, family & pups, It was wonderful to have you come to stay with us all the way from Sacramento CA for American Thanksgiving. I loved getting your daily updates about your Island adventures, be those human or dog. You certainly did a lot of exploring while here and we hope to have you back with us again soon....

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nmfogarty
Pembroke, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in October 2016

Seaview is a wonderful vacation rental! The location is truly beautiful, right on the water, with a fence for privacy. The house is very well equipped and Su was most helpful and close by. We will return!!

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Management response:

Dear Nancy & Jim, It was wonderful to have you with us for the month of October. We were delighted our house fit the bill for your family vacay and visit with your new granddaughter. We do hope to have you back with us again soon. All the best, Su G.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in June 2016

We spent 4 month at this absolut perfect Place. The House is right on the water, with great views to the mountains ,(with Snow).From the large Deck or from Inside of the house with a large Windows. The house is perfectly equipt the kitchen is a dream for people who like to cook.We had a lot of friends and we did a lot of cooking.The location of the house is very good for visiting places...

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Management response:

Hello Michael & Inge, I was wonderful to have you with us at Seaview Beach House for the Summer of 2016. I had the privledge of introducing you to Vancouver Island and you, in turn, taught me a lot about Germany. Here's to a great friendship and many good memories. All the best, Su G.

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    Yes
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
$169
CA$225
$169
CA$225
$903
CA$1,200
$2,633
CA$3,500
Jan 1, 2017 -
May 31, 2017
2017 Low Season Rates
3 nights
$188
CA$250
--
$903
CA$1,200
$2,783
CA$3,700
Jun 1, 2017 -
Sep 30, 2017
2017 High Season Rates
4 nights
$263
CA$350
--
$1,429
CA$1,900
$4,965
CA$6,600
Oct 1, 2017 -
Dec 31, 2017
2017 Low Season Rates
3 nights
$188
CA$250
--
$903
CA$1,200
$2,783
CA$3,700
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Cleaning fee: $132 / stay - Fee
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Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Nanaimo Airport: 24.9 mi
Ferry: Departure Bay Ferry Terminal: 1.0 mi
Once you make a booking we will supply you with an information package with directions to the house.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 mi.
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