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Your Own Private Lake House with Dock, Fire Pit and Hot Tub!

5 Reviews
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

British Columbia Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Cottage, 4 Bedrooms + Attached Unit, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 10)

Lake front living at its most comfortable and convenient. A whole home, away from home you can share with up to 9 family and friends. 5 minutes around the south lakeshore road to all the amenities in the town of Lake Cowichan, restaurants, groceries, liquor store, movie rentals, water sport rentals and curio shops. The Cowichan area is the heart of the West-coast wilderness with natural endless possibilities, hike, swim, fish, river tube, boating or just sit back and relax soaking up the views. Mesachie Lake house is beautifully nestled on the waterfront on a semi private road. Well treed for privacy, but with still plenty of green lawn space for out door entertainment. There is a brick fire pit , and a private dock for your use. A sunken hot tub and private deck connects the main house to a large 2 queens bedroom with ensuite bathroom and sitting room in the Addition. The main house has 3 bedrooms, full kitchen, laundry facilities, fireplace and a fabulous lake view. The wrap around solarium is open to the main living area, giving you the feel of being on the lake at all times. Imagine relaxing over breakfast while watching the sun twinkle on the lake. Roasting marshmallows in the fire after having dinner on the picnic table at the waters edge. Dozing in the sun on the dock while the water rocks you to sleep in a hammock. Swimming or fishing off the private dock. You are only just over 1hr scenic drive away from Victoria and all its many attractions. 1 hr away from Nanaimo, passing on your way, Chemainus, the town of Murals. There are so many day trips within easy reach. Book your own lake front B.C. getaway.

Keywords: Lake Front

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Owner
Member since: 2007
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Why The Owner chose British Columbia

We have 2 water front vacation homes on Vancouver Is. One ocean front and one lake front.We have enjoyed renting them to people from all over the world for the past 12 years

Reviews

5
based on 5 traveler reviews

Your Own Private Lake House with Dock, Fire Pit and Hot Tub!
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
5

Home from home retreat

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for three nights with our son and daughter in law and enjoyed the peace and quiet,cooking over the fire pit and kayaking on the lake (myself and my wife's first time). The house was very clean and very well equipped , loved the hot tub under the stars. We would definitely recommend this to families and groups. Hoping to come back soon.

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sidney, BC, Canada
5

Beautiful Location

  • 5 of 5

We rented it this summer (2015) and it was amazing, the home and property was very clean and had everything we needed. We will be renting again in 2016 and hope there is no fire ban so we can enjoy the fire pit!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Los Angeles
5

Great experience! Serene and Private

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at this lake house. There were 10 of us, and we slept comfortably with a few people (and couples) sharing beds. The house is surrounded by a few other lake houses, but I don't think many people were around since it was winter time, so we felt very secluded and private and thoroughly enjoyed our time! Make sure to make use of the fire pit out back, it's a beautiful setting, and bring a canoe or a kayak to use on the lake like we did! The guest house is an awesome addition if you have a few extra bodies, as it has its own master bathroom and laundry.

Thanks again!

  • Submitted: Jan 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A very happy time

  • 5 of 5

We travelled from England to spend a week with our family who live near Calgary. This was a great place to stay with the family and four grandchildren who had a great time in the lake. We did a good walk up the large hill that the house sits under, but most enjoyable was sitting on the deck watching things go by. We had a family of otters by the side of the deck which the children got excited by.

We hope to come back for 2 weeks next time

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fab holiday

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the property for a week travelling from the UK and taking our Vancouver based family too to celebrate my husband,s 60th birthday. It is in a lovely location on Mesachie Lake close to Lake Cowichan town. We loved the kayaks and even swam in the lake (in May!!). The hot tub was very welcome after that.

The house is well equipped and easily slept the eight in our mixed party of adults. Great road trip to Port Renfrew down the Pacific Marine Highway. The Boardwalk in Lakeview Park is nice too. Duncan is also well worth a visit. We drove back via Victoria which demanded more time to explore.

All in all a memorable week which we won't ever forget!!

  • Submitted: May 20, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

The Cowichan river is popular for river tubing with tube rental available in Lk. Cowichan town during the summer

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Rates & Availability

Lake Cowichan Cottage 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 24 2016 - Sep 8 2016
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
$228
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $8 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid season 2
Sep 9 2016 - Oct 31 2016
2 night minimum stay
$152
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $8 per night, per additional guest
 
Low season 2
Nov 1 2016 - Dec 16 2016
2 night minimum stay
$114
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $8 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season 2
Dec 17 2016 - Jan 3 2017
2 night minimum stay
$228
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $8 per night, per additional guest
 
Low season
Jan 4 2017 - Feb 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
$152
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $8 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid season
Mar 1 2017 - Jun 22 2017
2 night minimum stay
$190
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $8 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $53
Added guests nightly $8 + Tax
Pet Fee $38 + Tax
Tax Rate 5.0%

If you cancel any time the deposit is not refunded. If you move to another date within a year it is 100% credited, minus a $50. filing fee.

Visa & Master card preferable
Nightly rates based on up to 4 people over 5 yrs of age. Additional guests are $10. per person, per night
children 5 yrs and under stay free!
25% of the rate is due at time of booking with the remainder plus refundable damage deposit due a month before stay
the refundable damage deposit is $70. per night to max of $490.
Preferred payment by Visa and Master Card

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

British Columbia Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available
  • Covered Parking
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Queen size Beds (4), Double Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1) travel cot
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • swimming
Notes:
There is a fire pit for roasting marshmallows and dock for relaxing and enjoying the fantastic lake and mountain views. We have 2 kayaks and assorted lifejackets available for our guests use (at own risk) we do ask that guests use lifejackets when doing any water activities.

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