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Lakefront Charm; City and Country Combined!

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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Experience all of the advantages of big city activities with a lakefront country setting, this rancher style house is situated at the end of a cul de sac, in the heart of a bird sanctuary on Glen Lake. Living area is tastefully decorated and furnished with leather lazyboy (reclining) furniture. Luxury appointments include 8 ft. ceilings with the main room framed by crown molding, hardwood floors, dimmer lights, ceiling fan and Pellet Stove. NEW Kitchen/appliances including Refrigerator, Stove, Microwave, Dishwasher. Other amenities include Washer, Dryer, High Def TV with PVR. Fully Stocked kitchen with all small appliances, dishes and cutlery. Wireless Internet and Digital TV included. Western sun exposure makes the house sunny and bright. Outdoor patio area drips with Wisteria in ...Experience all of the advantages of big city activities with a lakefront country setting, this rancher style house is situated at the end of a cul de sac, in the heart of a bird sanctuary on Glen Lake. Living area is tastefully decorated and furnished with leather lazyboy (reclining) furniture. Luxury appointments include 8 ft. ceilings with the main room framed by crown molding, hardwood floors, dimmer lights, ceiling fan and Pellet Stove. NEW Kitchen/appliances including Refrigerator, Stove, Microwave, Dishwasher. Other amenities include Washer, Dryer, High Def TV with PVR. Fully Stocked kitchen with all small appliances, dishes and cutlery. Wireless Internet and Digital TV included. Western sun exposure makes the house sunny and bright. Outdoor patio area drips with Wisteria in the spring, and provides shade in summer. Yard overlooks Douglas Fir, Gary Oak and Arbutus trees, and of course, the lake. Abundance of blackberries and apples for the picking in the fall Large private lakefront field for volleyball, badminton or football (or wildlife viewing!) Perfect for families with children, some pets ok (pet deposit required). Outdoor wood burning fire pit, wood and kindling provided Available for a few days, a Week-long Getaway or Extended-Stay Bird watch on the dock to the lake and enjoy the fishing dock and water park / beach only a minute down the path beside the house. Love watching live sports? Have kids? We are only STEPS away from the NEW Exciting City Center Park - see eagleridgecentre dot com and YMCA with water slides and Olympic size pool. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
No parties, no outdoor noise after 10pm. 25+ unless otherwise authorized (not including children of guests). Pets require additonal $50 fee.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Janette R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:April 2012
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Reviewed July 19, 2020

Our family loved the holiday time in this cottage. It’s cute and equipped with everything you need to have a quote and relaxing vacation, plus we could take our fur babies. Thank you again Janette, it was lovely!! Cheers,

Date of stay: July 2020
Thank Rosanainacio
Reviewed March 8, 2020

We stayed for a month and absolutely loved the house. It is very well equipped with extras. The location is great- right on the lake with beautiful views . Sitting in the garden even in February was a treat as was the firepit. The lovely...More

Date of stay: January 2020
Thank Fran P
Reviewed June 14, 2017

Once again came to watch the Canadian Women's Rugby Team (Now Olympic Medalists!) and brought another granddaughter with us to meet our favourite Olympians. Again, having access to a high chair and playpen and lots of room to roam, as well as quick access back...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Brdautremont
Reviewed September 15, 2016

The house is in a quiet neighbourhood with plenty of parking. Spacious and well equipped with adequate accommodation for 4 ( can't vouch for the fold away bed as never used). A bit of a trek into Victoria on a very busy road, but maybe...More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank Belvoirbob
Reviewed June 9, 2016

The house was great, very comfortable with everything you could want to hand. The outside space was fantastic too, leads right down to a lovely little dock on the lake. We only visited for a few nights however I would love to stay there for...More

Date of stay: May 2016
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Reviewed August 28, 2015

My daughter, me and our family friends really enjoyed staying at the Getaway Shore. It was very convenient location to downtown Victoria, not far away from the Ferry Terminal and an ideal vacation spot to rest. The house was very well maintained, beds were comfortable...More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank Madhu D
Reviewed June 24, 2015

We came to watch the women's Canadian Rugby team play in Langford and were thrilled at this find! A quick walk down the path and we were at the stadium gate. We travelled with our daughter and her baby and it was so convenient to...More

Date of stay: April 2015
1  Thank Brdautremont
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Reviewed October 31, 2014

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Date of stay: September 2014
D & J Morrison
BC
Reviewed October 29, 2013

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Date of stay: October 2013
A FlipKey verified reviewer
Chatham ON
Reviewed October 21, 2013

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Date of stay: October 2013
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Grill
Blender
Boat Available
Books
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Patio
Private Fishing Lake/River
Private Yard
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Shared Yard
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Stove
Telephone
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
VCR
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Water Park Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
A Winter Sun Getaway
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About the neighborhood
This convenient location offers plenty of shopping, dining and outside activities as there is easy access for naturalists, bikers, hikers & joggers. Car recommended, parking for 3 Vehicles available (one carport, two in driveway). NEARBY ATTRACTIONS 17km to Downtown Victoria (Parliament Buildings/Empress) 15 km to Uptown Victoria 4 km to Royal Roads University 10km to Victoria General Hospital CLOSE TO SPORTING EVENTS and ACTIVITIES -3 minute walk to the NEW Westshore City Centre Park, home of the Canadian Rugby National Headquarters. Sporting Events here include Victoria Highlanders, Victoria Rebels, Eagle Ridge Roller Hockey teams, Victoria Ball Hockey League, Junior Shamrocks, Juan de Fuca Soccer, City Centre Park Slo-Pitch League. Family Activities here include...
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