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Sparrow Haven ~ Peaceful Comfort Close to Town!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2

Your suite is a completely self-contained and private unit on the side of our house and features peaceful, homey décor with all the amenities you could need. This is the perfect suite for a single person or a couple but we can accommodate more with a blow up mattress. Your comfort is our goal so we have created a restful retreat that you can think of as your home away from home when you visit Salt Spring. This wonderful space offers a full kitchen for your culinary creativity (plus the BBQ outside!), a full bathroom with tub, a comfy sitting room/bedroom and a relaxing, private deck with forest and mountain views. We are conveniently located a 1 minute drive from Ganges Village. Please enjoy the complimentary coffees, teas and hot chocolate. In the village on Tuesdays is the farmers market for local produce and home made goodies. On Saturdays is the Saturday Market where you can get everything from a complete new outfit and fabulous artistic creations to yummy goodies and local produce. Every day of the week, of course, you have many and varied shops to choose from in Ganges and Uptown and Fulford that are ready and willing to meet any of your needs and wants.

Salt Spring is our home, and it's our mission to help you feel at home too!

Please note: If guests wish to book a weekend night in the high season (May to Sept.) we ask that at least 2 nights be booked. Thank you. :)

More Details

Owner
Melissa & Steve
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 28, 2017

Amenities

Salt Spring Island Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 4
  • non smoking only ...
  • not suitable for children
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen bed, dresser, settee, chair, end tables. If your group is more than 2 we can lend you a sleeping mat. One family even brought a tent for their extra people! :) As long as noise considerations are adhered to, we're pretty flexible.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • swimming

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)

Sparrow Haven ~ Peaceful Comfort Close to Town!
average rating of 4.6 based on 20 reviews
5

A Little Piece of Heaven in Sparrow Haven

  • 5 of 5

Cozy and comfy even in the snow! We were greeted with a warm friendly welcome and a complete and comfortable suite, all we needed to thoroughly enjoy exploring Salt Spring.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Richmond , BC
5

Clean, comfortable, quiet and perfect.

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect getaway. The host was kind and courteous, the place was clean and simple. Very nice. I will come again.

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Dawn Blais and Brian Shorter

  • 5 of 5

Lovely place. we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Thanks

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean, friendly, close to town

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay with Melissa and Steve. Super nice people, clean accommodations in good condition, close to Ganges and still very quiet. Rosie the dog is a bonus; she's a sweetie.

  • Submitted: Dec 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Conveniently situated, cozy and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

A short drive into Ganges and centrally located on the island made this a very convenient spot for island visiting. A warm welcome was extended by Melissa, Steve and their friendly Rosie. Their home is very comfortable, clean and nothing is lacking. Thank you, Steve, for advice on where to find easy hikes.

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Portland, Oregon
5

Delightful Apartment on Gorgeous Salt Spring Island

  • 5 of 5

I can only echo the comments in the guest book that mirrored our experience with Melissa and Steve. Melissa met us outside, in the pouring rain and wind (remnants of a Japanese typhoon) with umbrellas and flashlights even though it was very late in the evening. The apartment was perfect for our get away. It was cozy and very comfortable and situated in a gorgeous and quiet neighborhood near Ganges. Both Melissa and Steve looked out for our every need and were always ready with answers to our questions. When the typhoon remnants threatened the power lines, Melissa came by with candles and assurances that we would be well taken care of if the power went out and lasted for more than a few hours. They are delightful hosts and we heartily recommend both the apartment and them as owners and hosts. I don't know when we've been treated so kindly and warmly at a vacation rental! The island is delightful and a wonderful place to visit and explore!

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Salt Spring Island Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$64
From
$71
Fri,Sat
$389
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $15

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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