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Se~a~star Cottage at Daniel Point, Oceanfront, New, Peaceful

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 580 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Covered Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wireless Internet
  • Fireplace

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)

Our 'SeaStar Cottage' is nestled in the most natural landscape, typically West Coast rock, fir trees and gorgeous waterviews of Malispana Strait, Texada Island and the most wonderful sunsets. Magnificent Daniel Point is renowned for its wealth of natural beauty... from seals and otters that frolic off our shores to the resident eagles that stand guard from their 'protected nesting area' just across the street.

This is your place of choice for , , ocean adventure , hiking, star gazing and of course, the opportunity to admire the variety of boats cruising by every day.

The cottage is self-contained, private, cozy & tastefully decorated. Complete with all your amenities we are sure you will find it your 'home away from home'!

Keywords: Newly constructed, self contained guest house, with large covered deck, for spectactular waterviews and boat watching. Modern and cozy, 580 sq.ft., with kitchen, full bathroom, separate bedroom, living room, eating area. Ocean access.

More Details

Owner
Marilyn & Ron
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 24, 2017

About Marilyn & Ron

Ron is a professional accountant , continuing to work part-time in his public practice. Marilyn has retired as his office manager & is now full time on their beautiful oceanfront property. She is experiencing much personal fulfillment in hosting the many guests who stay at the cottage.

We have 3 grown children & 5 grandchildren, who bring great joy to our lives.

We are very fortunate to have travelled to several different destinations around the world, and always enjoy the opportunity to experience different cultures. A few of our favorite activities include snorkeling, hiking, kayaking, boating, golfing, reading & entertaining friends.

Marilyn & Ron purchased this cottage in 2009

Why Marilyn & Ron chose Sunshine Coast

This vacation rental is on the property of our new home here in Daniel Point, Garden Bay, BC. We purchased the oceanfront lot in 2003 and waited until 2009 to begin the building of our home. As Ron was getting closer to retiring from his practice we felt it was time to realize our dream of living by the ocean. So here we are!! And we love it so much we thought we should share it with others!

The cottage is private, being set about 150 feet up the lane from the main house.

What makes this cottage unique

We are sure you will enjoy the beauty & serenity of this place, as we do. The ocean is about 250 feet from the cottage & is accessible for those able to do stairs . At the water's edge their is a flat outcropping of rock, allowing for some exploring of the fascinating marine life (particularily seastars). For the adventurist, we also have 2 sea kayaks available to you.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We absolutely loved our stay at SeaStar Cottage! Ron & Marilyn are wonderful, gracious hosts. The cottage is lovely - fantastic views - nicely finished & decorated.

We loved the hikes close by here and exploring the nearby lakes. We especially liked the sandy beach park at Ruby Lake.

Our first visit here, but we think it won't be our last! Hope to be here again sometime for some delightful R & R.

Thanks for making this beautiful cottage available Ron & Marilyn!

Until next time,

John & Kathy
Jul 2011
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Amenities

Garden Bay Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 580 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for children
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • One full bathroom with tub/shower combo.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Beds (1) Fresh air dried linens on a gel memory foam topped mattress
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
Notes:
Electric fireplace in the living room Propane firepit coffee table on the deck, with 2 comfy cushioned wicker chairs

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(47 traveler reviews)

Se~a~star Cottage at Daniel Point, Oceanfront, New, Peaceful
average rating of 4.9148936 based on 48 reviews
Yarrow, BC
5

Absolutely perfect

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the Sea Star cottage over the long weekend, and everything was perfect. There was a binder full of recommendations on where to go, what to see, what to eat, etc. Fresh robes, a soaker tub, patio fire pit, BBQ, and best of all, a stunning view. Marilyn and Ron were gracious, kind, and accommodating in every way, and made us feel welcome and comfortable. I cannot recommend this place enough, and we will be staying there again for many more adventures to come.

  • Submitted: May 25, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was lovely to meet you two lovebirds on your 2nd anniversary! And thanks for the nice review! See you again!
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5

Amazing! The perfect weekend getaway.

  • 5 of 5

My girlfriend and I really enjoyed our time at the Seastar Cottage. Marilyn & Ron were wonderful hosts, and the place was spectacular. The location was very convenient and close to many activities/attractions. We took advantage of the many hikes nearby, as well as went kayaking just down the road. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Wonderful place and wonderful hosts!

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at Sea-Star! There are many places to hike around the cottage. Or you can get to wonderful parks within a 20 minute drive! The cottage is in a beautiful and quiet neighbourhood and the view is fantastic. The kitchen is well organised and had everything we needed. (Note: One photo shows stairs going to the shore with the owner's property at the top. The cottage is actually 50m behind but elevated, so the view is not blocked by the owner's house.)

  • Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for choosing to stay at our cottage, and so pleased that you had a wonderful experience in this area!
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San Jose, Ca
5

Quiet and peaceful place - perfect for relaxing

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is beautifully decorated and very well- equipped. We had a wonderful, relaxing three night stay. Sitting out on the cottage deck or down on the wooden deck (closer to the water) offered exquisite views of the ocean and tall trees. We enjoyed numerous nearby hikes and also several local restaurants. We highly recommend this lovely place and definitely plan to return!

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We really appreciate you taking the time to post a review on our cottage! Also want to say that we had a wonderful time this spring while traveling through your beautiful area in California! Look forward to a return visit from you one day.
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4

Great location. Nice Hosts.

  • 4 of 5

Great location to explore the surrounding area. A little set back from the water but nice views nonetheless.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review! We always appreciate the feed back and helpful hints for future guests. All the best to you and your family!
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4

Lovely suite in a gorgeous part of the world

  • 4 of 5

We saw a family of otters first thing, then the resident eagles. Pro tip: push the door in with your knee to unlock using the code.

We really appreciated the calm and quiet setting, the many kitchen supplies and key spices, and that view from that deck. Would love to return in summer. Thanks, Marilyn and Ron!

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Shana for taking the time to review our cottage! We love it when people enjoy this area as much as we do! Come again!
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Map

Daniel Point Park
Smuggler Cove Marine Provincial Park
"This easy hike will offer you an overview of 1 of the most famous anchorages for recreationa..."
Nearest Point of Interest
Daniel Point Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Pender Hill Hike entrance
Nearest Point of Interest
Pender Harbour Golf Course
Nearest Point of Interest
Garden Bay Pub/restaurant/marina
Nearest Point of Interest
John Henry's Marina/General Store

We also have 2 sea kayaks available for the experienced user.

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Rates & Availability

Garden Bay Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jun 30 2017 - Oct 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$128
$842
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$110
$732
 

Additional information about rental rates

*There are no additonal charges for taxes or cleaning fees.
*Long weekends are a minimum 3 night stay.

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