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11 reviews
House main entry
House overlooking Finlayson Arm
Living room area with access to balcony and views
Living room at dusk
Kitchen and breakfast areas
Beautiful view of boat dock and Finlayson Arm for the breakfast area
Dining area views
Dining area
Master bedroom
Master bedroom balcony view
Master en-suite with large shower
Guest bedroom
Guest bathroom with bath tub
Media room
Study room
Balcony view from BBQ area
Seating area on balcony with retractable awning
Covered outdoor cocktail area on lower balcony
Covered outdoor dining area seating 8 people on lower balcony
Balcony view of Finlayson Arm and Gowlandd Tod Provincial Park on the opposite side
Balcony view of Finlayson Arm and Gowlandd Tod Provincial Park on the opposite side
Balcony view of Finlayson Arm and Gowlandd Tod Provincial Park on the opposite side
Boat dock for launching your toys or docking up to 45'
Prefer to fly in......no problem
Resident eagle right at the front of the house
Always calm on Finlayson Arm
You just never know what you'll find when you explore
Birds eye view of property
Water view of property & dock
Beautiful in winter
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Overview
Rental Home -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Victoria, Victoria Capital Regional District, Vancouver Island, British Columbia
This private 53 acre estate is nestled just off the scenic Malahat Drive only 25 minutes from downtown Victoria, 20minutes from Brentwood College & 15 minutes from major shopping. Treat yourself to the ocean front peace and tranquillity of Findlayson Arm. The home offers water views and balcony access from every room. This gated property features a private dock which will accommodate a 45 ft boat ( please make additional arrangements and inquire on daily dock rate). We are perfectly located for easy and quick access for water sports, fishing, crabbing, hiking and local sightseeing.
About the Owner, Kurt S
Languages spoken: Japanese, English, Chinese
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 9 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 11 reviews and 1 property
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1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in July 2017

I don't really know where to start. The place is private and secluded on a quiet inlet. The house is perfect and the photos don't do it justice. This place is perfect if you kayak, canoe, or paddleboard. But be careful if you go into the water, we did see several large jellyfish in there (which was amazing to look...

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Glad to hear hear that you had a relaxing time, hope to see you again.

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Dick H
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Reviewed June 27, 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Absolutely a wonderful home and property. Everything was just right. Home was very clean and surrounding grounds were well taken care of. The 180 degree view was fabulous. Kurt was very helpful and the booking and stay was flawless. We will try to go again in the furure.

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It was a pleasure hosting you and I do look forward to having you back.

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Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed June 5, 2017 for a stay in May 2017
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From the long, scenic, winding driveway to its quiet location on a rock plateau above the sparking waters of Finlayson Arm, this home is spectacular, and we thoroughly enjoyed our 8 night stay. Perfectly located for quick drives into downtown Victoria, hiking at Goldstream or Gowlland Tod parks, or longer drives around the island. After spending the first week of...

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Kimberly thanks for all the kind words and do hope to see you again for your next anniversary or adventure!

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
This property is not available for parties or events and is strictly enforced.
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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
Default 3 nights
$174
CA$220
$234
CA$295
Jun 1, 2017 -
Oct 31, 2017
Summer Fall 2017
3 nights
$234
CA$295
$297
CA$375
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: $139 / stay - Fee
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About the neighborhood
Conveniently located 25 minutes from downtown Victoria, 20 minutes from Brentwood College and 15 minutes from major 2 major shopping areas.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Victoria International Airport: 34.8 mi
Ferry: BC Ferries at Swartz Bay: 44.7 mi
Arriving by Auto:
1112 Aspen Road,Malahat, B.C,V0R 2L0
Front Gate: Latitude: 48° 31' 6N Longitude: 123° 32’58W


Arriving by Boat or Seaplane:
Dock: Latitude: 48° 31’200N Longitude:123° 32' 582 W
Activities nearby
Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 18.6 mi.
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