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Don/Jean Carriere (West Island Retreat)

Member since: 2014
Speaks english

Relaxation or Adventure at it's finest.

Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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Photos and Description of the Port Alberni vacation house rental

Come and relax in the tranquility of this property

This 2 year old home offers comfort at it's premium. 1860 of beauty and craftsmanship. Very beautiful treed setting surrounded with custom built in place cedar fencing. Soothing fish pond with waterfall for your outdoor relaxation and enjoyment. Municipal maintained walking trail aprox. 500 ft from the front door. If you prefer golf there are two golf courses close by. Property has parking for several vehicles including a rv hookup with 30 amp. service. Visitors are not far from a variety of attractions. For instance: You can drive to Tofino on the west coast and watch the surfers in 1 1/2 hrs. The world famous Cathedral Grove where some of the largest and oldest trees in the world are situated is only 20 minutes away. Lots of Lakes for fishing and swimming are close by. As well as the best salmon fishing in the world is right down the road. You can take the Francis Barkley passenger ferry to beautiful Bamfield and cruise 30 miles up the Alberni Inlet which is a natural deep sea canal. Lots of historic things to see, such as the old McLeans Mill. There is a hospital and great shopping only 5 minutes away, yet you still experience the country setting while staying in our home. The inside of the home is beautiful with Valour cast iron fireplace, high ceilings, lots of upper windows, hand scraped hickory floors, and marble floors in bathrooms. All stainless steel appliances including washer and dryer, built in vac system. Two flat screen tv's are available one 60 inch and the other 40 inch. As well there is sound under the roof top patio and is Bluetooth compatable. Both bedrooms have king size beds with cotton sheets and eiderdown covers. Wi fi is also available and is included in the rental. BBQ is provided under one of the patios which is under cover so you can still bbq even if the weather is not so dry. You will always be comfortable with a state of the art heat pump to provide cool days in the summer. Both bedrooms boast king size beds, and the ensuite has a beautiful walk in shower with seamless glass enclosure, two person soaker tub, heated floors, electric fireplace. n the event of any mishap there is a beautiful hospital only 5 minute drive from this property. Just bring your clothes. Everything else is provided.

  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
Don/Jean Carriere (West Island Retreat) (Owner)
Member since: 2014
Speaks english


Nearest Airport
5 Kilometres
port alberni regional airport
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Kilometres
Hospitality Inn
Nearest Ferry
55 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
3.5 Kilometres
Holly's Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
4 Kilometres
Highway to Long Beach
Nearest Restaurant
2.5 Kilometres
Little Bavaria
Nearest Ski
57 Kilometres
Mt Washington
Nearest Beach
13 Kilometres
Sproat Lake
Car: recommended

Beautiful municipal maintained walking trail only 300 feet from the front door. Stroll the Harbour Quay just down the road with a variety of specialty shops, where you can book a beautiful boat trip and tour up the Alberni Inlet to the small community of Bamfield. It is aprox. a 25 mile trip up the Alberni Inlet. You will see bears,eagles,etc. It is a beautiful day trip.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Port Alberni, British Columbia

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Standard Rate
Oct 1 2016 - Mar 31 2017
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning C$200
Refundable Damage Deposit C$500

No garage access. No office access

Please Note: This is not a property designed for little children due to a fish pond with waterfall, and the liability issues that go along with that.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Port Alberni, British Columbia

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1867 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , large walk in shower, double sinks, fireplace,heated floors,
  • Ensuit has heated marble floors, large walk in shower, double sinks, two person soaker tub, fireplace
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
  • Master bedroom has a king size bed,walk in closet with a Mexican Armoir and flat screen tv. 2nd Bedroom has a king size bed,32' tv, large closet and a Mexican Armoir
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility ...
  • non smoking only ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
RENTAL RULES Don & Jean’s West Island Retreat 3515 Carriere Road, Port Alberni BC No Smoking inside or within the parameters of the fence. If any evidence is found, damage deposit will be forfeited, plus the cost of cleaning. No Fireworks on the premises. No pets unless there is a separate pet contract that has been completed by the homeowner and guest before arrival. If any evidence is found, damage deposit will be forfeited, plus the cost of cleaning. Maximum 4 Guests. There may be an exception only if pre-arranged with homeowner at a cost of $25 per day per extra guest. No overnight guests,only those originally booked The guest completing the rental agreement must be 25 years or older and staying on the premises for the agreed dates. This is a residential property, please respect the neighbours and observe quiet hours of 10:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m.