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The Retreat Cottage on a Waterfront Estate

Bedrooms 2
Space 102 m²
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

An island escape on a secluded private waterfront estate property

Kick back and relax on this gorgeous waterfront property. The Retreat Cottage ovelooks a beautiful manicured garden area and is one of two dwellings on a waterfront estate with beachfront access. The beach is approximately a 100 metre walk from the cottage. Go on a kayak adventure in the cove and take in the sights around you.

This fully furnished, quaint 1100 sq. ft., 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom cottage, sleeps 8 maximum. The first bedroom contains a queen-sized bed plus a bunk bed with 2 twin beds. The second bedroom has 2 queen-sized beds. There is a $25 charge per night for each additional guest beyond 2.

The cozy living room and kitchen provide you with the necessities to enjoy the space. The BBQ and patio set will help complete your vacation. This is a perfect spot for a family, a couple or those just looking for the west coast experience.

The use of the kayaks on the property is included in the rate and we also have paddleboards for rent.

This property is within walking distance to Pacific Shores Resort and Spa and a 10 minute drive to downtown Parksville.

Friendly pets are welcome in the cottage, but no smoking please and no functions allowed.

Nanoose Bay is located at the south end of the Parksville Qualicum Beach region. Highlights in Nanoose include marinas, recreation facilities, walking and hiking trails and hidden beaches. A few minutes away are Fairwinds Golf Club, Moorecroft Regional Park and Arbutus Meadows Event and Equestrian Centre.

Recommended activities:

Parksville/Qualicum Area

• Rathtrevor Beach Provincial Park

• Englishman River Falls Provincial Park

• Little Qualicum Falls Provincial Park

• Cathedral Grove/Macmillan Provincial Park

• Horne Lake Caves Provincial Park - magical underground world with incredible crystal formations

• Coombs Old Country Market

• Morningstar Farm

• Morningstar Golf Club

• Pheasant Glen Golf Resort

• Brigadoon Golf Course

• Riptide Lagoon Adventure Golf

• Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort (Grotto Spa)

• Milner Gardens - one of the ten best public gardens in Canada

Courtenay/Comox Area

• Fossil hunting (Puntledge River)

• Winter sports at Mount Washington

• Airshow at DND Comox

• Cumberland Lake Park

• Comox Air Force Museum


• Surfing at world famous Tofino

• Kayaking in the Broken Islands

More Details

Valerie Rinehart
Member since: 2015
Speaks english, french
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 12, 2017


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cottage rental in Nanoose Bay, British Columbia

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 102 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Fireplace
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single , The two twin beds are bunk beds.
  • long term renters welcome
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Nearest Airport
46 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
25 Kilometres
Departure Bay
Nearest Beach
On the property
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$150
Additional Guest Fee C$25 per person per night
Damage Deposit C$500

Check-in time is 3 pm or after and check-out time is 11 am.

If you would like to use the kayaks on the property, an additional damage deposit of $250 will be collected.

The damage deposit will be collected one week prior to arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.