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Archie Christopher

Member since: 2003
Speaks: english

Tanglewood 18 on Rathtrevor Oceanside 3 BR Townhouse

13 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Parksville Townhome Rental Photos and Description

Townhome, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Our beautiful Oceanside beach-level Townhouse is located in Parksville, British Columbia.

Parksville is on the east side of Vancouver Island, 150 km north of Victoria.

Our townhouse is in the Tanglewood complex on the southern edge of Parksville between Rathtrevor Provincial Park and Beach Acres Resort.

We are located at beach level -- it is a short 30 second walk (about 60 paces) from our unit to the beach, no long walks through the woods to get to the ocean, which is visible on every level of the unit.

We offer huge sandy beaches, warm water, and a quiet atmosphere in a privately owned complex. Enjoy, relax, and rejuvenate yourself in your 'home away from home'. Have a great time swimming in the ocean, walking the beach, or hiking the trails in the Provincial park next door.

For those who like to golf, we are within a 20 minute drive of ten or more courses that will provide a challenge to any level of player. If mini-golf is more for you and the kids, we are under a 5 minute walk away.

Our townhouse is fully equipped.

On the top floor are two bedrooms and a four piece bathroom. The master bedroom has a king size bed, a private deck and cable TV. The second bedroom has a two double futon bunks with singles on top.

The main floor has the living room with fireplace and cable TV, dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, a four piece bathroom, gas barbeque and two decks.

On the entry level is the third bedroom with a double bed. It also has a 1/2 bath. This level also has a single car garage with a full size laundry washer and dryer.

When you are ready for your day on the beach we provide beach toys for sand castle building for the kids. We also have our red beach wagon to help you get these to and from the beach.

In the evening wander down to the beach and have a bonfire in one of the fire pits in front of the Tanglewood complex.

This is the perfect location to enjoy the wonderful West Coast. Come and explore the beach and the surrounding area. You will find something for everyone in your party.

Sorry No pets and No smoking in the townhouse.

Keywords: Townhouse

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Archie Christopher (Owner)
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english

Why Archie Christopher chose Vancouver Island

We came for a holiday and stayed in this condo complex, we found it would be a great place to watch our kids grow up, and for the last 7 years they have loved every minute we can spare to come here. Someday we'll retire here and hopefully all those memories the kids will have will bring them home to us in this magical place.

Reviews

5
based on 13 traveler reviews

Tanglewood 18 on Rathtrevor Oceanside 3 BR Townhouse
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
5

Perfect home!

  • 5 of 5

We are a family of 5, (2 adults plus three kids-5,3&3 years old). This home has everything you need for a getaway! Kitchen is well equipped and the unit is very clean throughout. With three young kids, the proximity to the beach is a bonus; not to mention the little wagon Archie has with all the beach toys for us to use! The kids had so much fun during our stay! It was our first time to Parksville and we were a little surprised to see how kids friendly this little town is. The location of the unit is central with lots of things to see and do around us! We were telling all our friends and family about the trip, for sure we will return some time!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for coming! That is EXACTLY why we bought it, our kids beg us to go all the time!. Please keep Tanglewood 18 bookmarked for next time! Archie
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5

Feels like home

  • 5 of 5

This is my family's fourth time staying in this unit. We very much love this location and the condo. It feels like a home away from home. The owner is great to work with, and the condo has everything you need for a wonderful stay.

The location is central to so many wonderful things - some we just discovered for the first time this year! Englishman River Falls, Little Qualicum Falls, and Milner Gardens. Some of our old favorites; Cathedral Grove, Chemainus Theatre, Cuckoo Restaurant (Coombs), and Long Beach. Of course Rathtrevor beach is as wonderful as ever and keeps us coming back!

Thanks to the owner for making us feel so welcome.

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks again for visiting this little slice of paradise!
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Buraby, BC
5

A wonderful Ocean escape!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing week at your rental townhouse. With four kids in tow, ranging in age from 3-8, we were pleasantly surprised to discover how kid friendly your unit is. The older kids loved the bunk beds! The proximity to the beach is so convenient, and your unit is tastefully decorated and well managed. We can't wait to come back! Thanks for helping to make our holiday memorable.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Good to hear! See you next year!
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Calgary, AB, Canada
5

it was an amazing place for the whole family

  • 5 of 5

We are a family of 2 adults and 2 kids (6 and 7 yrs old) , we all really enjoyed our stay in this beautiful townhouse. Everything was as presented in the ad. Kitchen well stocked with everything we needed. short distance to many attractions and facilities. Owners were wonderful to deal with, responded to every question. We enjoyed our walk on the beach, collecting sea shells, colored rocks and kiting as well. some attractions which we enjoyed were Englishman falls, Paradise fun park, spider lakes, butterfly world, and there is a super playground for the kids just couple min drive from this townhouse. Overall, it was an amazing place to spend our summer vacation.

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks again! See you next year ;)
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5

Repeat stay was awesome!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this place in 2011 for the first time (read the review below if you want more of a description of the unit's layout). It was also the first time we had done VRBO and, after going to another location last summer, we decided to come back to Vancouver Island and this same unit again in 2013. That was a great choice!

The unit has been upgraded since our visit in 2013. There is new flooring on the main floor, new furniture in the living room and master bedroom, and better TVs. What is the same is the great location on the beach - only 30 seconds walk. It's not right on the beach - the unit is in the second row of units off the beach - but still VERY close and convenient. So - you get to easily enjoy all of the joys of high and low tide on a really fabulous beach. The tide goes out for a long way (takes us 15 minutes to walk from the shore to the edge of low tide). Bathrooms, kitchen, resting places are just off the beach when you've decided you've had enough for the day.

Parksville is also a great location on the island. We love visiting the Coombs-goats-on-the-roof-market, Cathedral Grove, the Parksville sand castle competition, and Chemainus for the murals and theatre (and fun town!). Last time we visited Tofino. You could also visit Campbell River, Victoria, or any of the Gulf Islands very conveniently from Parksville. So - prime beach location but also prime island location.

The unit is laid out well, supplied well and clean. The owner is great to work with and in general we have felt this unit is a home away from home. We'd highly recommend it to anyone and we'll likely be back again ourselves.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks! Good recommendation on adding a crock pot! Plan to see one in 2014!
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5

Awesome week!

  • 5 of 5

This is a terrific location. Not waterfront but very close and an easy walk to the most amazing beach on the island. The townhouse was clean, well equipped with everything we needed. Archie was wonderful to deal with and everything worked out as promised. We would definitely consider staying here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks again! see you next summer!
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Rathtrevor Provincial Park
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Minigolf!
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Cedar Dinning Room
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One million sand dollars live here

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Rates & Availability

Parksville Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season
Jun 19 2016 - Sep 10 2016
7 night minimum stay
$1,410
 
 
Low Season
Sep 11 2016 - May 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$174
$772
 
 
High Season
Jun 17 2017 - Sep 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,545
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$174
$772
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $232

Monthly rates in the low season are negotiable, cleaning and tax included.

50% deposit required to hold the unit plus damage deposit. Balance due 30 day prior to your stay. If canceling all funds returned up to 30 days prior to your stay, after that deposit is forfeit. Prefer e funds transfer.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Parksville Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2.5
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1), Double Beds (1), Bunk Beds (2) baby change table on site
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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