About the property
- House570 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay2 nights
Luxurious, romantic self-contained 1 bedroom ocean view suite with full kitchen
Enchanter Oceanview Suites is located 1 hour and 45 minutes north of Vancouver, BC, in beautiful Pender Harbour on the Sunshine Coast. Enchanter Oceanview King Suite located in a beautiful, uniquely constructed geodesic home in a serene parklike setting. This ocean view suite is completely self-contained with a master bedroom with king size bed, ensuite bathroom, complete modern kitchen, lounge and dining area. There is private guest parking, private entrances and outside sitting area on the veranda deck. It is ideally perched to provide wonderful views of the harbour, and is surrounded by towering cedar trees, beautiful gardens, a natural stream and pond, resident deer, and often has eagles flying overhead.
The elegantly designed self-contained suite has magnificent views of the harbour, private entrances, ensuite bathroom, cable TV, DVD, Netflix, wireless high speed internet and an outdoor hottub. Outside the suites is a never ending veranda deck for relaxing, watching the harbour and the beautiful sunsets.
Pender Harbour's huge, protected deep harbour with many intriguing bays, coves, and islands is often called the 'Venice of the North'. It is truly 'a bit paradise' with some of the best diving, kayaking, and hiking to be found anywhere. In addition to the ocean, pristine fresh water lakes offer swimming, paddle boarding, canoeing, trout fishing and waterskiing.
Our little paradise offers fabulous hikes such as Pender Hill and Mount Daniel, which give you views across the Malaspina Strait to Vancouver Island. Other hikes in the area include the newly constructed Suncoast Trail, world famous Skookumchuck Narrows Provincial Park, Francis Point Marine Park, Sakinaw Outflow, and many more hikes too numerous to mention.
Only half hour drive away is the world famous Skookumchuck Narrows Provincial Park with its rainforest, ebb tide and reverse tidal waters. Walk in through rainforest to view the swirl pools created by the ebb tide, or walk in on a flood to view the spectacular reverse tidal rapids, some of the fastest in the world.
Being surrounded by water, both fresh water and salt water, lends itself to numerous water activities such as kayaking,paddle boarding, boating and swimming.
Many boat tours are offered in the area, such as Sunshine Coast Tours who offers marine tour packages such as the stunningly beautiful Princess Louisa Inlet Tour to Chatterbox Falls. Fishing tours are also available. For a wonderful narrated tour of the harbour, the Slocat Tour can be booked very inexpensively.
Your hosts, Michel and Helen, enjoy sharing their little paradise and feel confident that you will have a relaxing and enjoyable stay. With our European backgrounds we also speak French and Schwyzerdütsch for your convenience.
Keywords: Uniquely constructed geodesic design home, offering luxury oceanview accommodations, private entry, ensuite bathrooms, outdoor hot tub, fully modern kitchen
Helen or Michel
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- English, French, German, Swiss german
- Calendar last updated:
- Feb 28, 2018
About Helen or Michel
We, Michel and Helen, both have European backgrounds and speak several languages. Michel grew up in Paris, France. Helen grew up in a Swiss home in Canada speaking both English and Swiss German. Michel grew up in Paris, France, and immigrated to Canada in 1975. Although all his family still lives in France, he loves Canada. He has worked as a professional driver for over 30 years. Michel is a wonderful cook, and enjoys outdoor activities especially swimming. He is bilingual in English and French and has a good working knowledge of German. Helen, although born in Canada, grew up in a Swiss home speaking both Swiss German (Schweizerdeutsch) and English. She has always had a fascination with languages and culture. Helen holds a masters degree in teaching second languages and has over 25 years of teaching experience. She has spent many enjoyable years teaching English as a Second Language. Now works part-time, her wish is to continue to use her love of teaching.
Helen or Michel purchased this House in 2003
Why Helen or Michel chose Madeira Park
Several years ago we fell in love with the beautiful Sunshine Coast, a peninsula a short 40 minute ferry ride from North Vancouver, BC. We were drawn to the pristine beauty of Pender Harbour, often named “The Venice of the North”. With its captivating waterways, incredible hiking, swimming, etc., it is a playground for the outdoor enthusiast. When we stumbled across the uniquely constructed geodesic home on the harbour, the seeds were planted to fulfill our dream of building our business.
What makes this House unique
We enjoy our beautiful rural setting with the blue waters of the harbour, the towering cedar trees, natural stream and pond, resident deer, eagles soaring overhead, and the serenity. The sunsets on the harbour delight us as no two sunsets are the same. We love to share to share our little piece of paradise with our guests from near and far. We appreciate meeting new people and delight in creating wonderful new friendships.
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Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Little Piece of Heaven
We had a wonderful time at the Enchanter Oceanview Suites. The location is perfect. It's quiet, there's a beautiful view and the suites are cozy, modern and spotless! The hosts were very friendly and helpful and we couldn't have asked for better accommodations. If we had to complain it would be that our trip was far too short. Another week would still have left us longing to stay! Would highly recommend the Enchanter Suites to anyone who likes to explore and then come home to relax and stare off at the view. Thank you Michel and Helen. We'll be back!
Thank you for the marvelous review, Agnes! It warms our hearts to know that you had a wonderful time in our "little piece of heaven". We would be so very delighted to have the pleasure of having you stay longer next time! All the very best to you both, Michel & Helen
A great stay
Really enjoyed our visit.
Thank you Don, for your kind review. It was wonderful meeting you both and it warms our hearts to know that you enjoyed your stay in "our little piece of paradise". Wishing you both the very best, Michel & Helen
Helen and Michel are awesome hosts. Everything is well done; lots of supplies in the kitchen and everything clean and shining...couldn't ask for anything better.
Thank you, Gerry. We loved hosting Ron and you. We appreciated our great conversations with you and look forward to the next time you have the opportunity to stay and play "in our little piece of paradise". It warms our hearts to see how much you enjoyed the hiking, Princess Louisa Inlet boat tour, and of course the Blues Festival.
All the very best to you both,
Michel & Helen
Wonderful - highly recommend
We stayed in the King suite for four days and had an amazing time. The suite was beautiful and had all the amenities we needed and more. We really enjoyed spending time reading on the porch while watching the boats in the harbour. So relaxing and peaceful! And the king sized bed - so comfortable. Helen and Michel were wonderful hosts, providing us with great information and going out of their way to make our stay enjoyable. Great place. We were very happy we chose to stay there.
Thank you Caroline, for taking the time to write such a complimentary review. You and Rob were wonderful to host. You are such a delightful couple with positive attitudes and happy dispositions. We loved sharing with you. It was heartwarming to see you relaxing and enjoying yourselves in "our little piece of paradise". We wish you well in all you do and look forward to seeing you again on the beautiful Sunshine Coast. Take care, Michel & Helen
Having stayed before, this visit just confirmed that Michel and Helen are wonderful hosts. They have thought of everything - anything you could possibly need is available - and Michel and Helen generously share information of all sorts. The view is gorgeous and breakfasts are delicious - will definitely stay again!!
Thank you for your very kind and gracious review! We are always delighted to host you. It is wonderful guests, such as yourself, that make running our B&B business such a rewarding and interesting venture.
As your hosts we will gladly assist you with information on the numerous activities in our "little paradise". Such as the following: *World famous Skookumchuck Reverse Tidal Rapids *Spectacular 5 hour narrated boat tour up Princess Louisa Inlet Tour to Chatterbox Falls * Sechelt Inlet Tour * Slo-Cat Harbour Tour (90 minute narrated inexpensive tour of the harbour) *marine & fishing tours * hikes on Mount Daniel, Pender Hill, Francis Point Marine Park, Sakinaw Outflow, Suncoast Trail, *local fiber artist, art gallery, artisan shops * visit to sturgeon farm *locations for canoeing, paddleboarding, scuba diving
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Cancellation Policy: No charge if cancelled 14 days before arrival date 50% charge if cancelled within 14 days of arrival date (unless we can re-book) Full charge if cancelled within 7 days of arrival date (unless we can re-book)