Ocean front on Vancouver Island

Ocean front on Vancouver Island


Apr 2015

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3 Bedrooms
Sleeps 6
3 Bathrooms

About our home

Oceanfront home and garden above sandy beach in north Nanaimo. Mild year round climate. Very central to many attractions. Eagles, deer and seals can be viewed on a regular basis. 20 -30 min drive north to great beaches of Parksville and Qualicum Beach as well as Coombs Market. To the south, within 1 hr many vinyards and interesting small towns and foodie locations including Chemainus the first Slow Food village in North America. 2 hrs south is the very popular capital city Victoria. To the west a 3 hr drive brings you to famous Tofino, Uclulet and Long Beach on the rugged west coast.. Nearby are many golf courses, great opportunities for diving, hiking, fishing & kyacking.

Master bedroom has icomfort queen bed, ensuite has tiled shower and jetted tub. Large walk in closet, laundry and excersise room off bedroom. Balcony overlooking ocean.

Bedroom 2 comfortable queen bed with jack-n-jill ensuite (shared with 3rd bedroom)
Bedroom 3 As above plus French doors to ocean front garden.

Full cable, internet plus Sonos music system.
Fully equipped kitchen. Webber Gas barbecue. Firepit in garden to enjoy while watching sunset.


Druanne's reviews

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More about us

  1. Couple that likes to travel with friends

  2. Ted is retired Police Inspector, Druanne is an Investment Advisor

  3. We love walking, hiking, cooking, wine and good restaurants

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Where is it?


Very quiet waterfront street in a residential area. Views look across to the Sunshine Coast (mainland). Woodgrove shopping mall, Costco, Starbucks etc is a few minutes drive (or 20 min walk) away. Neck Point park and beaches nearby in Hammond Bay. Also close to the Nanaimo Parkway for quick acesss to locations up and down Vancouver Island.

Buzzy restaurants
Riso Bistro in Lantzville, Cuckoo's at Coombs Market. Nest and Asteras in Nanaimo
Cool bars
Simon Holt (restaurant pub with live music)
Cozy cafés
Cafe Francais
Retail therapy
Woodgrove mall is 5 blocks. Boutique shopping in Heritage Mews
Bit of culture
Native Cultural Center in Duncan. Wine/Food tasting in Cowichan Valley
Walks in the park
Beautiful Newcastle Island park in Nanaimo harbour, Duke Point trail
Spot of exercise
Great diving, hiking, kayaking, golfing
Day tripping
So many great destinations. Will send info

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