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Life's a Beach Oceanfront Cottages!

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Speaks: english
Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights

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Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
June 9, 2010
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Life's a Beach Oceanfront Cottages!

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights

Overview

Sechelt Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Pet Friendly Cottage, 2 Bedrooms + Sunroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-5)

Your ideal waterfront vacation rental is waiting for you on the best beach on the Sunshine Coast! Life's a Beach features two oceanfront cottages in a peaceful and private setting- 100 yards off the busy highway on a dead end lane.

Life's a Beach One is located 15 feet from the Pacific Ocean and boasts a postcard ocean view from the master bedroom. Newly renovated, this cottage includes over 1100 square feet of seaside living, with two bedrooms (comfortably accommodating 4 people).

Life's a Beach Two is located 60 feet from the ocean. The cottage has an open concept floorplan to provide each room with a maximum ocean view. Large families and guests enjoy this cottage and the sitting room veranda with a spanning ocean view. Also the back elevated sundeck has direct access from the house and also has an ocean view.

Both cottages have large sundecks with southern exposure, gorgeous ocean views and spectacular sunsets as the cruise ships sail by. We are conveniently located less than a mile walk along the beach to the village of Sechelt. Email us for additional photos, and references from previous guests are always available. Open all year round. Special discounts for off season periods.

SHORT TERM GETAWAY SPECIALS: (HST applicable)

3 night special - $695.00 * 4 night special - $795.00 * 5 night special - $895.00 * 7 night special $950.00

Dogs are welcome at $25.00 per night

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Owner
Member since: 2005
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
June 9, 2010

Why HomeAway

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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

5
based on 28 traveler reviews

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Life's a Beach Oceanfront Cottages!
average rating of 5.0 based on 28 reviews
White Rock
5

Beachside heaven here!

  • 5 of 5

This was the most wonderful and relaxing place imaginable! Everything little detail about Life's a Beach makes it a perfect place to get away. The beach themed decor throughout the home is well chosen and really accentuates the "Life's a Beach" ambience! So many tiny little lovable details, like the little lights strung all around the outside of the home. It is well worthy of being on a House & Home magazine. This is not just a pretty cottage though, it is also functional. There is everything you'll need here for a relaxing, fun filled beach stay- a large BBQ and grilling equipment, kitchen with every kitchen tool you can think of (even a mixer and baking pans!), cutlery and tableware (in both ceramic and plastic, so you can take it out to the beach no problem), lots of fluffy white towels in the bathroom (to wrap yourself in after taking a dip in the backyard beach), comfortable seating everywhere (sofas, recliners, patio set...), 2 levels of patio seating (so you can get a little peace and quiet from the rest of your family/friends if desired, while still enjoying the beach), TV with HDMI port (for movie nights), wonderful views of the water from every angle, and probably more that we can't think of at the moment! This vacation home is perfect for families, couples, adventure seekers, relaxers, you can really do as much or as little as you want. We enjoyed every aspect of Life's a Beach and would return in a heartbeat!

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: great guests...when i told them i could take them and my dogs for a walk up to a nearby waterfall they were all for it.....guests like these folks make you really appreciate that you are making a difference in their vacation
Vancouver BC
5

Lovely beach house with amazing views.

  • 5 of 5

Our family of four, plus our two dogs had a wonderful stay at Chuck and Darlenes lovely house. The view from the house is incredible. It is so close to the water at times it felt like being on a boat, without the motion. The decor inside the house is so well done it could be featured in a home decor magazine. The photos do not do it justice. Loved having breakfast at the kitchen table and watching all the activity on the water. The beds are so comfortable it was hard to get out of bed in the mornings, especially since the view from the master bedroom is so beautiful. The house is so private we felt like we had the beach to ourselves. The house was so well stocked with everything you could possibly need. Even our dogs were spoiled with treats, towels, and bowls. Chuck and Darlene were very readily available and helpful in answering any of our questions from the time we made our inquiry and all through our stay. The house is very close to Sechelt which is a lovely little town. We will be back in the Summer when we can spend more time outside on the lovely deck. Even on a typical overcast BC day the views are spectacular. Thank you Chuck and Darlene.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

Incredible views and wildlife

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and well equipped cottage, breathtaking ocean vista with humpback and orcas, seals, eagles, loons, cormorants sightings and more. Chuck and Darlene are very obliging, informative and friendly. Stairs down might prove a bit daunting for those not fleet of foot.

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
5

Beautiful and cozy

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a week in June with our little dog and had such a great time. The location is amazing...right on the water. The home was so cozy and it felt like you were in some cottage in Cape Cod or Nantucket...everything was themed the colors of nautica and the beach.

The owners, Darlene and Chuck, were terrific - there to help in any way they could. The house had lots of room and a beautiful deck overlooking the ocean. We barbecued every night and sat out on the deck watching the tide come in. At night you could hear the water hitting up against the property as you slept. It was so peaceful. We would definitely come back here and hope that they will continue to offer their property for rental.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

Thinking about a bit of heaven months later.....

  • 5 of 5

I still come back once in a while to peruse Darlene and Chuck's VRBO ad simply to look at the photos and reflect on the wonderful time spent in their cottage on the water over the holiday period last year. They are very, very special people who make you feel like instant friends from the first time you contact them.

Once settling in to the cottage, you will be overwhelmed by so much, from the comfortable furnishings, a kitchen equipped possibly like no other you have rented, the décor in each and every room, the particularly oh so comfy beds, sheets and pillows, the many whitest, softest face cloths and towels, the care taken in the simplest of areas such as cologne, lipstick, shampoo, conditioner. Nothing is overlooked for their guests and pets and the cottage is simply immaculate. The only problem you may encounter is deciding whether to roam the beach, go to town or just spend the day on the deck or indoors relaxing in the most lovely environment ever.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

lovely cottage and views on the beach!

  • 5 of 5

Cottage is an historical property loving restored and decorated in the beach theme. Good sized rooms. Suitable for 2-3 adults. Or couple with older children. Pet friendly, well set up for dogs. Two indoor sitting areas. Plenty of room and table for 4 on the waterfront deck. Full, well stocked kitchen .

one bathroom w/shower bathub combo. Location on Davis Bay looking out towards Vancouver Island. Daily heron visits, one deer, eagles, geeses. Cottage "Life's a Beach 1" was very clean. Beds firm, comfortable pillows. It was in the low 20s when we stayed, could be hot in warmer temps. Good, prompt communication from owners Chuck & Darlene. Downside, steep stairway down to cottage.. In the area: kayak rentals, float plane tours, a few shops, artists. Grocery stores: IGA, Dave's Meat Shop. Farmers Market on Saturday mornings.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: thank you for your review....a couple of small corrections...lifesabeach is located in Selma Park about 1 mile walk along the beach...writer referred to Davis Bay which is close by...We have photos on web site showing steps....their are 33 steps to walk down from where you park your car.....Please consider this if you have issues with steps....as for the comment on the beds being comfortable....they also are micron wrap protected which means prevention of bed bugs....the mattresses are sealed in this enclosure...info on that on web site.... cooking utensils are of superior quality....Reviewer referenced temp as low 20s..She was referring to Celsius.which was around 70 farenheit..Later in July and August temps are hotter but being on the ocean most of the time we have niceb breezes..Fans are available if required...Normally the area is below 80 degrees farenheit all summer..We really do appreciate comments issued by guests and thank you Jill for your review

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Rates & Availability

From C$200 Per night

Sechelt Cottage Rental Rates

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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$75
Notes - Cancellation Policy: total amount refunded if the booking is replaced with another.
- Check in – after 4:00pm. Check out – 10:00am.
- There is no smoking at Life's a Beach Vacation Rentals.
- Dogs welcome at a fee of $140.00 per week or $25 a night on shorter rentals.
- Rates based up to 4 people --- children under a year no charge.
- All bookings are subject to a 50% deposit on booking – balance due 30 days prior to stay.
- Cleaning Fee: $75 per stay.
- Dogs welcome at a fee of $140.00 per week or $25 a night on shorter rentals.
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Amenities

Sechelt Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1) Mattresses protected by enclosed anti bed bug fully zipped in vinyl covering
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Attractions:
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

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