This wonderful West Coast Cedar home has a spectacular view of Baynes Sound and Denman Island from the living room area as well as the two lovely covered and open decks. It is 1400 sq. ft. on the main floor with two large comfortable bedrooms. Every window in our home features a spectacular view of the very closeby ocean or towering evergreens so you feel like you are in a special place. The master has a queen bed and its own full ensuite with a shower, and the main bath has a lovely jetted tub. The second bedroom has a brand new combination double bed with single bunk above with new memory foam mattresses. There is a large laundry room and a fully equipped kitchen with thoughtful basics provided including all the fixings for your first morning coffee or tea. Your only chore might be filling up the hummingbird feeders.
Most of the comforts of your own home are provided such as patio furniture, barbecue, beach toys, books, games, etc. It is just a few steps to enjoy your morning coffee in the beautiful oceanfront park across the street, where you will find three outdoor firepits for your evening marshmallow roast, and a covered picnic area. This area provides a lovely walking trail as well as miles of beachcombing.
The home is on over half an acre of beautiful peaceful landscaped gardens with a fish pond, gorgeous perennials, and many mature fruit trees (in season a few homemade pie crusts, spices, and directions will be on hand in the freezer if you decide to whip up an apple pie.
The Buckley Bay Ferry Terminal is about a ten minute walk where you will find a lovely country market with a liquor store, deli, and a fresh seafood market. Pick up your picnic fixings and take the short ferry ride to Denman and Hornby Islands where you can tour the artisan studios, swim on the sandy beaches, or hike the trails and bluffs. We have two kayaks for you to explore the nearby ocean where you can gently paddle to a near by area where you can pick your own world famous Fanny Bay oysters.
Downtown Courtenay and Comox are about twenty minutes away with their smalltown unique shops, galleries, and restaurants. Visit the historic town of Cumberland where you will find guided tours of the heritage village and world class mountain biking terrain. Comox Lake offers fresh water trout and char fishing. Take a guided tour of the Comox Glacier. Go tubing on the Puntledge River. Worldclass spa facilities at the Kingfisher Resort are about five minutes away. Butterfly World,the Tiger Lily Farm, and the famous Coombs Market where the goats graze on the grass roof are about a half hour away, as are the unique caves at Horne Lake. Merville offers amazing horseback riding.The Mount Washington ski area is close by with a full range of winter activities.
This is a wonderful place for a family vacation in an area that has a rural ambiance where you can indulge your every activity wish and dream. The Buckley Bay area has a special appeal, and its location gives you access to so many activities you could easily spend several months exploring the area, but a week or two would be great!