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Cottage with New Hot Tub Deck / Gazebo with Propane Firepit

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

Cottage Rental Accommodation, Sunshine Coast BC

Welcome to the The Scuba Shack located in the community of Tuwanek, approximately 12 km (7 miles) from Sechelt, situated on the eastern side of Sechelt Inlet at the foot of Mount Richardson. The name is derived from Tuwanek, one of the 4 divisions (septs) of the Sechelt Nation. The Sechelt Indian salmon hatchery and a world-renowned scuba diving site (Tuwanek Point) are also nearby. With its rustic character and country charm, this cottage accommodation provides full amenities to make your stay pleasant and comfortable.

Tuwanek is in close proximity to Mount Richardson, Porpoise Bay, Sechelt Inlets Marine and Tetrahedron Provincial Parks. The Tuwanek area has been home to many summer cottages since the early 60's and today many of the folks who came here as children are bringing their kids to experience all the area has to offer. Some have even chosen to make Tuwanek their home and many people now live here on year round basis. Immerse yourself in the soothing atmosphere of the cottage and remember.....it’s not just for divers.

The Scuba Shack Amenities:

Wood Burning Fireplace

Complimentary firewood

NEW Hot Tub and Lower Decks

NEW Outdoor Gazeebo with Gas Fire Pit

2 Queen Bedrooms

Bath with shower and tub

Open cottage living area with dining and sitting area

TV with DVD, Cable and Digital Music

Complimentary High Speed Internet

Fully equipped kitchen

All bath, bed and kitchen linens

Cozy electric heat

5 minute walk to a sandy swimming beach

Propane Barbecue

Deck chairs

5 min walk to Waters Edge Day Spa. Check website for your complimentary $50 Spa Voucher on any 2 night or longer stay at the Scuba Shack!

Keywords: Cottage, Quiet, Scuba, Kayaking, Beach

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 15, 2017

Amenities

Tuwanek Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (2) Additional air mattresses are available.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • snorkeling/diving
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Cottage with New Hot Tub Deck / Gazebo with Propane Firepit
average rating of 4.9473686 based on 19 reviews
5

A perfect getaway !!!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay could not have been better. The property is even nicer than it looks in the listing.

The only downside was leaving!

The decor and ambiance were lovely. The cottage was spotless and equipped with everything we could have needed.

The owner's thoughtful attention to detail was very evident. Umbrellas in a stand at the door, flashlights hanging on the back of bedroom doors, lanterns everywhere, an amazingly well appointed kitchen, comfortable seating inside and on all of the three (!) decks.

The beds were very comfortable, with lovely fresh linens.

In particular, I appreciated Jonathan's consideration of my chemical sensitivities. Strong scents from cleaning products and laundry detergents make me feel unwell. Jonathan was wonderfully considerate and accomodating, which made for an absolutely wonderful stay for me.

The customer service we received could not have been any better.

I would absolutely recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

This place is amazing and truly a perfect place for a getaway. My Mom, young son (toddler) and I enjoyed a fun, peaceful and relaxing vacation here. The house is equipped with everything you could possibly need, the hot tub is perfect for relaxing and unwinding and the property is set in a beautiful and peaceful location. On top of all of that, the process of booking this place was seemless and easy. I hope to stay here again one day and I will definitely recommend this place to my family and friends. Thank you again for a wonderful vacation rental experience.

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Property on the Shine Coast (tuwanek)

  • 5 of 5

We had the pleasure of staying here for the Family Day long weekend. We had an absolutely amazing time. it was my wife, 2 small kids (3 and 6) and myself, and we spent the weekend exploring, hiking, playing at the beach, and relaxing in the hot tub. If you are interested in staying on the sunshine coast, then you need to see this place. Absolutely amazing. 10/10 we will be back :)

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seattle
5

Great find!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a wonderful time. Place is a fantastic getaway to relax, see some beautiful views, and lots of activities. We went crab hunting on the beach, canoeing, and hiking all within 5-10 minutes of the cottage. Jon, the owner, was super impressive with his communication and recommendations. I would recommend this space to anyone. Thanks for a lovely vacation.

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Surrey, BC
5

Sechelt Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful time

Owner was very helpful

Place is exactly as shown in photos

Very close to the beaches and very calming and quiet to sit in the hot tub under the trees

Kitchen had everything that we needed

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Vancouver, BC Canada
5

Perfect getaway!

  • 5 of 5

My friends and I wanted a relaxing birthday getaway for a few days. I was so impressed with the great customer service from the owner Jon. He was quick at responding to any questions we had, and gave us great recommendations for the area. There is a beautiful quite beach just 5 minutes walking distance, and a variety of hiking trails in the area. The kitchen is fully equipped with all the essentials including a blender. The 2 bedrooms were small which was not an issue, and they had Queen size beds and one even had a TV if needed. The living room had everything you'd want in a cabin. There is lot's of wood provided so you can cozy up by the fireplace giving it a real cabin like feeling. Just to add to the ambience, the outdoor electric fire pit was a nice touch. The patio outside had a nice BBQ and patio table with some lounge chairs. Even though it was chilly, we still enjoyed sitting there surrounded by the trees. The rocks around the outside are painted with cute animals, flowers, etc... This added such a nice touch to the gardens. I'd have to say our highlight of this cabin was the hot tub area. Jon cleaned the hot tub before our arrival, which showed he really takes care and pride in his property. The hot tub was surrounded by trees giving it a true outdoor feel. Trips like this make me realize how lucky I am to live in BC. We'll for sure be back!

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

The Owner is a PADI dive instructor. Courses, rental equipment and lessons are available.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Guest Fee $8.14 per person per night

The cottage is located in a quiet neighbourhood.
This is NOT a party pad. Outside after 11 the hot tub and gazebo with fire pit areas are whisper quiet zones.
I want you to enjoy your stay but to also be respectful of my neighbours.
There is a $150 fine and / or guests may be asked to leave if there is excessive noise.

Rate is based on double occupancy. Extra guests are charged $10/ person /nt

One night deposit or 25% (whichever is greater) is processed at the time of your reservation.
The remainder is due two days before check-in.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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