KOKSILAH RIVER CABIN - NEAR SHAWNIGAN LAKE

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Rachel Calder

Speaks english
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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KOKSILAH RIVER CABIN - NEAR SHAWNIGAN LAKE

Shawnigan Lake Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Loft, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

Welcome to cabin 19 at Koksilah River! You will find yourself in the beautiful Cowichan Valley, minutes drive from beaches at Shawnigan Lake and Shawnigan Lake Boarding School, and minutes walk down to the beautiful Koksilah River swimming holes that are a part of this private property recreational community.

This cozy cottage comfortably sleeps 4 adults plus some children although we can accommodate more, it would be crowded. After your morning coffee, head for a beautiful walk to the famous Kinsol Tressle on the Cowichan Valley Regional Trail before relaxing on the sunny front porch or heading out to explore all the interesting places in the Cowichan Valley.

Keywords: Cabin, New, Comfortable, Cottage, Getaway

Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome

Rachel Calder

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2010
Speaks english

We are a family group of owners including a Dad, two brothers, a sister, and their families. We include a retired Civil Engineer, a retired Community Developer who is also a Veteran, a Rower/Public Servant, a community based Social Worker, a Tradesman who is a hot-wheels expert and a software developer who is also a bookbinding virtuoso.

Rachel Calder purchased this cabin in 2009
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Property Reviews

Koksilah River Cabin - Near Shawnigan Lake
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
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Koksilah River Cabin - Near Shawnigan Lake
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Shawnigan Lake Vancouver Island
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Dear Rachel

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
We all loved your cabin. It was just right for us. One family was upstairs and my other daughter and I were in the downstairs bedroom. We so enjoyed the Tressle and exploring the trails at the river and also the 'swimming hole' at the river by the cabin. All the cabin neighbors were very friendly. Thank You. Sincerely, B.K.
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Koksilah River Cabin - Near Shawnigan Lake
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Shawnigan Lake Vancouver Island
Edmonton
5

Wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
I was completely amazed with our stay. The cabin was full set up and absolutely prefect for our visit with family and friends. The swimming pole was perfect to cool off in and the trails beautiful. We are already excited to plan our next stay. Would for sure recommend staying here.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Koksilah River Cabin - Near Shawnigan Lake
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Shawnigan Lake Vancouver Island
calgary, AB
5

fantastic cabin away from it all!!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
~a great little cabin nestled in the forest. enjoyed the quiet and singing birds on the large front porch! the garden/yard behind cabin is super cute.
~neighbours were friendly and nice.
~the river was beautiful. fed the crawfish. you can float down it; it's so calm. kids had the most fun I think on the tire swing on the way down to the river.
~there is a little play structure/tree house but I would recommend it for older kids...railings missing/loose...it's "homemade". super cute but was nervous having my 2/4 yr old up there. ;)
~beach at the lake was awesome [east side of lake; not the one at the T intersection :)] made sandcastles and swam in the cleanest water (described to friends at home, "clean like it was poured out of a water bottle")
~day trips to sights are easy. did the totem pole walk thru Duncan that has tons of cute little shops. caught a play at the chemanius theater. ocean is close for a change of scenery. there are lots of things to do...we were pretty happy relaxing at the beach!
~cabin was clean besides a dusty bunny or two. there wasn't anything I was wishing they had when it came to preparing meals/cleaning up. lots of towels. lots of sleeping space. there is a bathtub too that was great for the kids. would definitely say listing is accurate.
~my husband got to meet the owners and said they were very nice people!!
~we would recommend this cabin for sure. it's a great price. fantastic location if you want to get away from the busy city. we'll return if we can make it happen again!!
~ the kids, "liked the comfy beds and playing with the toys" and "the river with the crabs (crayfish) and fish".
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Koksilah River Cabin - Near Shawnigan Lake
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Shawnigan Lake Vancouver Island
Victoria
5

Summer Fun

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
This will be my families secound visit to cabin19. We cant say enough postiitve things about it.
My son and his buddies gave it a 10/10.... We hope to make it a summer ritual.
Highly recomend!!
Recommended for:  Families with Young Children
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Koksilah River Cabin - Near Shawnigan Lake
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Shawnigan Lake Vancouver Island
Vancouver, BC
5

Quite hideaway in the forest

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
We really enjoyed our stay. The area is about 20 cottages and was very quiet. The cottage is basically brand new. It was about a 10 minute walk to the trail and another 10 to the Kinsol trestle. Just make sure you go the right way on the trail, we went the wrong way and added an hour to our walk. It takes about 2 minutes to get to the river.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Nearest Airport
65 Kilometres
Victoria International Airport
Nearest Ferry
17 Kilometres
Brentwood Bay to Mill Bay Ferry
Nearest Motorway
12 Kilometres
#1 Highway at Mill Bay Junction
Nearest Beach
0.3 Kilometres
Koksilah River private beach at resort
Nearest Barpub
7 Kilometres
Black Swan Pub
Nearest Ski
210 Kilometres
Mt Washington
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Arbutus Ridge Golf and Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
3.5 Kilometres
West Arm Grill
Car: necessary
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Availability & Rates

Shawnigan Lake Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Weeks of stat holidays
Sep 20 2013 - Jun 21 2014
C$ 140
C$ 900
2 nights
 
 
Summer
Jun 22 2014 - Sep 7 2014
C$ 150
C$ 900
2 nights
 
 
My Standard Rate
C$ 125
C$ 800
2 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit C$200.00
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Amenities

Shawnigan Lake Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
General:
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1) Play Pen, Bunk Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • CD Player
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • winery tours
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • shopping
  • antiquing
  • sight seeing
  • horseback riding
  • boating
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • rock climbing
  • hiking
  • water skiing
  • jet skiing
  • wind-surfing
  • fishing
  • cycling
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
Notes:
2 Minute Walk to River, Swimming Holes, Picnic Areas, Playground, Tire Swing
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