Vancouver, Canada is a large city with many attractions but if guests wish for more privacy, consider Mill Bay, British Columbia vacation rentals. Mill Bay is considered a commuter town, meaning that workers in Vancouver and Victoria tend to live in Mill Bay rather than the city proper. Mill Bay cottage rentals are on Vancouver Island just 19 miles from Victoria, British Columbia. With day trips to Washington State, Vancouver, and around the island possible, Mill Bay, Vancouver Island rentals are perfect for travelers.
Mill Bay, British Columbia vacation rentals are in a small village founded in the 1860s as a lumber and milling center. Its location near the bay and ferry system made Mill Bay an important part of island survival. Today, the ferries serve more of a purpose in bringing guests to Mill Bay, Vancouver Island rentals via Brentwood Bay on the Saanich Peninsula. The first item of fun may be to take historic Malahat Drive to one of Mill Bay cottage rentals, although the road can sometimes be closed due to weather.
For those who wish to know what it is really like to live on Vancouver Island, it may be necessary to drive around to Shawnigan Lake, Cobble Hill, Cowichan Bay, and Duncan. These locations are a short drive from any of the Mill Bay, Vancouver Island rentals. The villages provide a look at daily life on the island, as well as some of the more historic locations.
Mill Bay cottage rentals have a plethora of amenities to offer, such as fully equipped kitchens, bay views, proximity to the beach, television, and even internet access. When choosing from Mill Bay, British Columbia vacation rentals, guests may want to consider their location to Satellite Channel. This Channel is a haven for harbor seals as they bask in the warm sun on the docks and nearby rocks.