Enjoy year round holidays on the seashore at Huckleberry Beach Hide-Away, a lovely oceanview cottage nestled amongst tall alders trees & wild berry bushes. Enjoy 10 acres of forest with a gentle fern-flanked path down to 400 feet of secluded beach. This romantic cottage includes a cozy wood burning fireplace, outdoor decadent deep soaker bathtub, and offers luxurious designer linens with down-filled duvets for your comfort.
Huckleberry is fully furnished in rustic elegance, with seasoned wood for the fireplace, a well equipped modern kitchen, fresh oysters & clams on the beach, new treehouse, complimentary canoe, or bring along your kayak to explore the world famous Desolation Sound Marine Park, with lots more to discover.
The sleeping arrangements at Huckleberry include 1 private bedroom with a queen-sized bed and french doors to waterfront deck, there is also 1 double-sized bed in an open oceanview loft, and 1 single-sized day bed in the living room reading nook. Huckleberry provides clean and cozy accommodations, making it an ideal retreat for a couple or a small family.
Huckleberry has a stereo with CD collection, TV with VCR and video library, washer & dryer, all utilities are included (just bring along a phone card for long-distance calls), the cottage also has high-speed wireless internet if you are traveling with a wireless laptop computer.
Cortes is part of the Discovery Islands, which are considered the jewels of the British Columbia Coast. They are located midway along the east coast of Vancouver Island near Campbell River. For over a century Cortes Island has been a haven for those independent spirits searching for freedom, a sense of community, a cleaner environment, and unparalleled natural beauty.
This beach home is at the gateway to Desolation Sound Marine Park where the scenery is dramatic and varied, largely unspoiled by urban development. The sparkling waters are home to incredible marine life, oneness with nature is everywhere, offering stunning coastal cruising, whether by kayak or by yacht. Wildlife abounds, making hiking and beachcombing enjoyable anytime of the year. When you arrive on Cortes Island - wilderness, peace and privacy will surround you. The whole environment has a unique and magical beauty that will live on in your memory.
Click on the owner's website link below to see more many more photos of Huckleberry, plus other holiday homes on Cortes Island called Zen Beach Cottage (1-oceanfront bedroom south on 2 acre oriental garden) & Cedar Moon (4-oceanfront bedrooms on 12 acres of forest on the next lot south).
Please send your questions by e-mail using the VRBO link provided or phone us at 1-250-935-6676.
The perfect island hide-away with your own secluded beach, stunning view, private forest setting, and all the comforts of a home. Beautifully crafted cottage by a local artisan. Gorgeous 2-person outdoor oceanview bathtub from spring thru autumn. Woodburning fireplace for a romantic year-round holiday destination.