Salt Spring Island House Rental Photos and Description
House, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6)
Salt Spring Island is the largest of the BC Gulf Islands, between Vancouver (on the mainland) and Victoria (Vancouver Island). It is served by the BC Ferry system, from both Vancouver and Victoria, with regular and frequent sailings. Saltspring has one sizeable village, Ganges, with all of the conveniences of a town serving a population of 10,000 (winter) to 15,000 (summer). Ganges is a 15 minute drive from the property. There are artists, potters, craftsmen and local artisans, with sites and galleries to visit around the island. The climate is the most hospitable in BC. Outdoor activities can be enjoyed year round. From May to October the town of Ganges hosts a weekly Saturday outdoor market where you can buy farm-fresh vegetables, island-made cheeses, herbs, homemade baked goods, as well as arts and crafts.
This is a modern, spacious three bedroom, two story 2300 square foot home. The bedrooms are furnished with a queen size bed, a double bed and a double plus twin bunks. The kitchen is fully equipped with oven, ceramic cooktop stove, fridge, dishwasher, microwave, washer/dryer. The living room has sound system, TV/VCR/DVD, and fireplace. The family room has a fireplace, computer desk with printer (ready for your laptop) with high speed internet (wifi) and pool table. It is situated to take full advantage of the spectacular ocean view from all rooms except one bedroom. There are two large decks, equipped with patio furniture and barbecue. The property is 8/10ths of an acre, on the water, with access to the beach by a short staircase right in front of the house. Use the canoe, rowboat, walk for miles along the beach, ride the bicycles or relax on the decks and enjoy the view.
Google Earth will give you an arial view. search for Ganges BC, then go to 48-55-17.52 N, 123-33-04.81 W.
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets considered
Guestbook comments from the owner
Thank you for providing your lovely house and beach! We enjoyed our stay here and on Saltspring. The view is spectacular and we loved seeing all the starfish.