INTHEBLUFF - GALIANO'S OCEANSIDE LOG HOUSE

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Lawrence

Speaks english, german, czech, polish
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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
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INTHEBLUFF - GALIANO'S OCEANSIDE LOG HOUSE

Mayne Island House Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 Bedrooms 1 1/2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

Located on Active Pass, the spectacular marine passage separating Galiano and Mayne islands, InTheBluff - Galiano’s Oceanside Log House offers one of the most stunning outlooks in the Southern Gulf Islands. The area is known for its strong currents, often turbulent waters and array of wildlife - look out to eagles soaring, seals, sea lions and otters frolicking in the swirling currents and orca whales in their natural element. Even humpback whales pass by on occasion. Breathe the island air.

InTheBluff is a very unique and wonderful escape, an artisan log home atop an oceanfront cliff and amongst over 15 private acres characterized by Garry oaks, Arbutus, Douglas fir and Cedar trees. The beautiful log home has all the modern amenities one could desire, including Wi/Fi & HD TV. Two bedrooms (each with queen size beds) offer comfort and separation. The master is upstairs with a private balcony overlooking Active Pass. InTheBluff very comfortably accommodates up to four.

InTheBluff’s kitchen is well equipped, featuring a country stove and oven, microwave and dishwasher. Cuddle by the Tulikivi (soap stone) wood burning fireplace, lounge on the deck with a good book,

For the avid nature explorers, reaching the gorgeous ¼ mile long beach below is particularly convenient as the Matthews Point Beach Access trail is immediately adjacent. This is just the beginning though as the Matthews Pont Regional Park Reserve, essentially an extension of InTheBluff, connects directly with Bluffs Park with its array of trials and vistas. Mt. Galiano is also linked by the evolving island trail system - remember your water, good hiking shoes and camera!

InTheBluff is a non-smoking, no pet retreat. The vacation lot home is perfectly situated for some of the best hikes the Gulf Islands have to offer or for just sitting back, breathing the fresh island air and taking in the stunning views any time of the year.

Keywords: Island Vacation House, Cottage by the ocean, Galiano Island, Private, Log house, nature

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for children

Lawrence

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Speaks english, german, czech, polish
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We live between Galiano Island and downtown Vancouver - can't get enough of either.

Lawrence purchased this house in 2013

South facing 15 acres of oceanfront on Galiano Island with an artisan log home - it doesn't get better than this.

Fresh air, privacy and incredible views.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

Property Reviews

InTheBluff - Galiano's Oceanside Log House
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
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InTheBluff - Galiano's Oceanside Log House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p101849vbi
(250) 539-2087 (British Columbia, Canada)
Mayne Island British Columbia Gulf Islands
Fraser Valley, BC
5

Gorgeous retreat

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
This beautiful log cottage is an absolute delight. There is nothing lacking in the provisions provided for a relaxing, carefree time-away. The scenery is stunning, and sharing this woodland space with deer and eagles and a multitude of other birds makes this a nature's paradise. The house is exceptionally clean, the kitchen well stocked, the extra touches are many and make it feel like home.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Romantic Getaway
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InTheBluff - Galiano's Oceanside Log House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p101849vbi
(250) 539-2087 (British Columbia, Canada)
Mayne Island British Columbia Gulf Islands
Victoria, BC, Canada
5

Breathtaking views, idyllic setting. What more could you want?

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
This secluded log house is beautifully appointed inside and out. It is an idyllic spot for get-aways, with hiking trails right outside your back door and a beach down below. And for the laziness-inclined, there's an awesome deck with unsurpassed views of Active Pass. A drinkie on deck while watching ferries passing by is a good choice here.

It simply does not get any better than this cabin, and communicating with the property owner was a real pleasure, he provided so much good information on things to do around and about Galiano, plus was instantly available with answers to any questions I had.

The pictures shown do not do this property justice, it is even more beautiful than shown.

Our visit in March was great even with semi-iffy weather. I can only imagine how wonderful it must be on warm sunny days in summer. Will be returning, and often.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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InTheBluff - Galiano's Oceanside Log House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p101849vbi
(250) 539-2087 (British Columbia, Canada)
Mayne Island British Columbia Gulf Islands
5

Our Winter break trip

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
We had a lovely time at this beautiful log house. Amazing views from all rooms and a perfect place to read a book and enjoy the sunsets from the deck.
Recommended for:  Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Map

Nearest Airport
35 Kilometres
Vancouver(YVR)&Victora(YYJ) International Airports
Nearest Ferry
4 Kilometres
Sturdies Bay
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Below House
Nearest Barpub
4 Kilometres
Hummingbird Pub
Nearest Golf
6 Kilometres
Galiano Golf and Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Galiano Inn
Car: recommended

Very private location but being at the southern tip of Galiano Island, InTheBluff is within minutes of island amenities.

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Availability & Rates

Mayne Island House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Summer
Jul 1 2014 - Aug 31 2014
C$ 250
C$ 1,500
3 nights
 
 
Summer/Fall Shoulder
Sep 1 2014 - Oct 31 2014
C$ 200
C$ 1,200
2 nights
 
 
Winter
Nov 1 2014 - Mar 31 2015
C$ 175
C$ 1,050
2 nights
 
 
Spring/Summer Shoulder
Apr 1 2015 - Jun 30 2015
C$ 200
C$ 1,200
2 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

$250 deposit on Visa or MasterCard requested (please call or email) to firm up a booking with balance applied to the same card two days prior to arrival unless an alternative payment method is requested beforehand.
Tax Rate 5.0%
Notes Quoted rates are for a party of one or two. Additional guests are $25 per night plus GST each, to a maximum of four on the property (the log house has two bedrooms, each with a queen bed).

Statutory Holidays / Long Weekends / Christmas to New Years @ summer rates with minimum three night stay.
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Amenities

Mayne Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Parking Off Street
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Internet ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven ...
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Ground floor powder room - toilet , Powder Room with Laundry
    Upstairs Bathroom - toilet , tub , shower , Old Fashion Tub & separate shower stall
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Upstairs Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Private Balcony
    Ground floor Bedroom - 1 queen , Guest Bedroom
Entertainment:
  • Music Library ...
  • Video Library ...
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Boat ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • not suitable for children ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
Leisure Activities:
  • wildlife viewing
  • whale watching
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • eco tourism
  • walking
  • scenic drives
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • snorkeling/diving
  • kayaking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • snorkeling
  • hiking
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