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SHAWNIGAN LAKE entire Vacation House near Victoria, Cobble Hill, Mill Bay & Lake

Bedrooms 3
Space 139 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Shawnigan House vacation rental in village, 3br 2bath, kitchen, Wi-Fi, laundry

Shawnigan House vacation rental is a 3 Bedroom, 2 bathroom house on a large forested property located in Shawnigan Village near Lake, shops and restaurants.

A 40 minute drive to Victoria.

An 8 minute drive to Mill Bay, Cowichan Bay is an 18 minute drive.

Kinsol Trestle is a 30 minute Bicycle ride.

A full Kitchen with a stove top oven, a refrigerator-freezer, a toaster, a microwave oven, a kettle, a simple coffee maker and a barbecue on the deck.

Please note that a dishwasher is not included with this rental. For guests who choose not to wash dishes a service fee will be charged.

A large Living room with basic cable TV. Free Wi-Fi. Not all channels are guaranteed to be available.

An energy efficient wood stove, as well as electric heating.

A laundry room with clothes washing machine and dryer (extra cost).

Located in wine country and also near the famous Kinsol Trestle.

Call Owner and manager Robert at mobile phone and text 250-715-8801

Walking distance to a restaurant, take-outs, shops, parks and Shawnigan Lake.

Bedding with hypoallergenic comforters, sheets and linen.

King en-suite offers guests a large 2 person tub which is difficult for elderly, handicapped to enter. Children only permitted while together with a parent.

Have privacy, the owner manager lives in a cottage next door.

Electrical consumption for daily rentals is limited to $6.50 of electrical power per day. Extra electrical charges may be asked for electric power consumption in excess of the daily limit at $0.1295 per Kwh. To avoid extra electrical charges please limit heating and hot water use and turn off electrical items when not in use.

For weekly rates the electrical power is extra cost. The electrical power is metered by BC Hydro and the data is available online from manager. The rate is cost average of $0.1295 per Kwh.

By detailing the electrical costs will enable lower daily and weekly for those who choose to conserve energy. If electrical cost were to be fully included in the rental rates the rental rates would be far less competitive as the potential for high electrical power consumption would have to be factored in.

Please conserve electrical power and also water consumption. Thank you.

More Details

Shawnigan House vacation rental, 1620 Wilmot Ave. Box 158. Shawnigan Lake BC
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
December 17, 2017


Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Victoria International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1800 Metres
Black Swan, a 15 minute walk.
Nearest Ferry
70 Kilometres
Nanamo or Victoria are about the same distance
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Arbutus Ridge Golf, Tennis restaurant
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Vancouver Island Highway
Nearest Restaurant
750 Metres
Take out Japanese and Pizza, Subway, fish & chips
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Wharf park 1.5Km Masons beach 1.7km , Mill Bay 6Km
Car: necessary

Located in south Cowichan Valley 40 minutes drive to Victoria.

In the wine country close to local wineries with tasting, lunch and weddings.

Located near the Trans Canada trail and the famous Kinsol Trestle.


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 139 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , King en-suite bath, toilet and an extra large soaker tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Shared bath with toilet, bath tub & shower for 2 Queen rooms
  • The King suite has a deep soak-er tub, sink and a toilet. Entering the large tub is difficult for elderly or physically disabled persons or young children. The Queen Rooms share a Bathroom with toilet, sink and shower tub unit.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Queen room, shared bath
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Queen room, shared bath
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , King suite room with a private bathroom and a big soaker tub
  • The King suite has an en-suite bathroom with a large deep soak-er tub. The deep tub is difficult for elderly or physically challenged persons to enter. Children must be supervised at all times while in the deep tub. The 2 Queen rooms share the main bathroom. The main bathroom has a tub-shower available.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • long term renters welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Manager lives in the small cottage next door, the large house is the vacation rental. Laundry is extra cost. $8.00 per load which includes washing, drying and detergent. Self service laundry. No Parties or events permitted. No parties with extra non-registered guests. Check in is usually at 3pm. Early check in may be possible. No cooking oils, no cooking oily greasy foods such as bacon permitted. No smoking inside the house. There is no designated sheltered smoking area. For smokers this property is not suitable for winter occupancy. Wood-stove and electric baseboard heating. Firewood is $5 an armload. Electric limited to $6.50 per-day for daily rentals. Extra electric charges are $0.1295/Kwh. Weekly electric charges are extra cost at $0.1295/Kwh To avoid extra electric costs please limit heating and hot water use and turn off electrical items when not in use. The electrical consumption data is available online. Please ask manager.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Dec 29 2017 - Mar 31 2018
5 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$12 per night, per additional guest
Brentwood Regatta 2018
Apr 27 2018 - Apr 29 2018
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$20 per night, per additional guest
Summer 2018
Apr 30 2018 - Sep 20 2018
7 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$20 per night, per additional guest
Standard pricing
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add C$20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$500

Damage deposit $200 for short term $500 weekly and monthly.
Please bring photo ID and also credit card for check-in.
Guests under the age of 19 must be accompanied by a parent, legal guardian or chaperon for supervision.
Pay no tax. No stag or parties with extra guests. No smoking. No pets
No cooking oils, No cooking greasy fatty foods please. This is a lite-travelers kitchen
Outgoing local telephone freely provided. Incoming call get forwarded to manager.
Please ask manager for telephone details.
Electric power consumption limited to $6.50 per day which is included in daily rentals.
Electrical power is supplied at cost for weekly or longer term rentals.
Electrical power to be paid is calculated at $.1295 per Kwh.
(To avoid extra electric charges please turn off electrical items when not in use and limit heating and hot water usage, for example when sleeping or going out turn down the heating to a lower temperature.)
Firewood is $5 for an arm-load, kindling is $2 for a small daily amount.
Laundry is self service. In house Washing, Drying with detergent is $8.00 per load, weekly laundry rate is $4.00 per load.
Pantry is limited and any item needed by guests is not guaranteed to be available. Please bring your own pantry items to be sure that what you need is available.
Bring your own coffee and tea.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
Contact Owner