Near 3 golf courses, Sooke salmon fishing, Royal Roads University, 10 minutes away. The house is on lovely quiet and secluded Glen Lake, yet close to amenities of downtown Victoria. Sail, canoe or swim, all from our dock. There is a lakeside bar/changeroom inspired by Jimmy Buffet called the Taki Tiki . Swing on a rope into the lake or cruise using a the still waters in an antique cedar strip canoe (no powerboats allowed). Take the family out on "The Princess barge using the electric motor. Fish for trout and bass. Rods at the bar. Hiking trails are nearby and The Bear Mountain Golf Course, Athletic Club and Yoga place is a 15 minute drive. Walk to a 5 plex state of the art movie theatre or ride the opposite way for miles on the Galloping Goose cycle trail. Stunning lake views from the front deck and windows. Gazebo with garden roof and pathway through more garden and fruit trees to the lake down the other side. Tall evergreens on opposite shore where bald eagles nest. Otter, racoons, deer and herons share the lakefront. Mountains and trails behind you. 30 minutes to ferry terminal, 20 mins to airport. Whistler is a 2 hr drive and a 1.5 hr scenic ferry ride away. Our guests come from far away as New Zealand and Australia or as close as Vancouver. All rental income goes to improving the property.
3 bedrooms. The Master Bedroom has a Queen Bed. The Bedroom has a Queen Bed. The Bedroom #2 has a Double Bed.
Waterfront and/or Beach
Property is waterfront (i.e. no properties between the property and water OR property is in a community with private waterfront access).
Glen lake is less than a 1 minute walk from the property. There is a private dock.
Glen Lake has trout, bass and other forms of wildlife (turtles, bald eagles etc) Excellent swimming lake - however lake weed exists near the shore and lots of water lilies. An area is raked in front of the property to make access easier or use the swimming barge to go out to the diving platform in middle of lake.
Snow Skiing & Boarding
Property is not near a ski resort.+ More