Our home sits on 2 acres of oceanfront land, surrounded by the forests, flowers and gardens in a beautiful Gulf Island. It is a totally private home filled windows, light and views. As two artists ourselves working from home, we have a large collection of art, crafts, music and books. If you enjoy cooking, you will love our gourmet kitchen.
There are numerous activities both in the summer and winter seasons to enjoy. Fall and spring are migration seasons with an abundance of wildlife activities. Take a walk on the beach, or in the nearby ancient forests. Take a short trip to Mount Washington for winter ski sports or all season hikes. Scuba dive, kayak or sail in some of the most beautiful calm waters in the world. Swim in the natural pure lake waters. Golf on Hornby Island a 10 minute Ferry boat ride away, climb the mountains and enjoy the white sandy beaches. Kayak or walk to the nearby bird island and spend the day swimming, picnicking and island hoping.
The nearby cities of Courtenay and Comox offer great variety of shopping and dinning experiences, including organic and local markets, as well as an international airport. Short trips nearby: Take a day or an overnight trip to the cities of Vancouver and Victoria. Or take a few days and explore the Queen Charlotte Islands. Make sure to visit Tofino and the amazing variety of scenery, nature activities and dinning experiences it offers. Parts of the property, our studios and bedroom are locked for private use. Our home is ideal either for long term sabbaticals and retreats; or for a for monthly holiday in summer time or winter ski seasons.