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Kiki M.

Riverside / Pet & Family Friendly Eco-Getaway ( Max 12) Kids under 5 N/C

#296215 · Vacation rental in , ,

4 Bedrooms
12 guests
2 Full Bathrooms
Vacation rental

Property Description

Secluded, yet central to SIX communities: Shawnigan Lake, Mill Bay, Cobble Hill, Cowichan Bay, Victoria and Duncan and amenities.

'Come experience how it can be to live 'off the grid' sustainably in a beautiful, whisper quiet, peaceful, Eco-friendly, and a popular Bike-in lodge. Family friendly with fire-pits, outhouse, campsite, basketball court and Playground.

Modern, automated, Off-grid systems/solar with backup power. All-gas appliances, on demand hot water.

Private deck/ enclosed dog pen. Shabby chic country design...Kayak, and sailboats available.

Stay in the 4 BR+Den main w/ huge Pacific Energy wood stove. Campsites upon request.

Pet friendly: If needed, there is a fenced pen surrounding entrances/ decks.


Best hiking, riding and ATV trails Biking: Next to the Transcanada trail (Victoria or/Duncan, Cowichan)

Sailing: Cowichan Bay

Swimming: Koksilah river, Shawnigan Lake

Walking distance to 'Burnt Bridge', Koksilah provincial campground, Damali Lavender farm, Many (Unsworth,Merridale) Vinyards, Kinsol Trestle, and the 100 mile ride site. River, waterfalls and Hiking trails surround. Wildlife mecca.

Kinsol Trestle and the Cowichan Valley Bike Trail to North Island from Victoria has been restored. After the fire of 1993..

“With a length of 614 feet, it is the longest trestle in the British Commonwealth.

“Being 145 feet high (taller than a 14 story building) it is the highest wooden trestle in the world.” –Macdonald and Lawrence, Timber framing specialists.

10 minutes to West Shawnigan lake beach park, Shawnigan Lake school and the town Village -all the basics. 20 minutes to Cowichan Bay, Cobble Hill, Mill Bay, Duncan

Victoria, numerous amenities, golf courses, wineries, and ferries within an hour..

Cell Service ** Rogers Cell Service works well at the property. Bell and Telus the signal is not as strong.

There is a caretaker on staff on site and/or 24/7 assistance to manage all off grid systems so that all you need to worry about is how much fun you are having.:-)

Bedroom Description

4 bedrooms. The Family Room/ Or Bedroom has a Double Sofa-bed/Hide-a-bed. Bedroom #1 has a Queen Bed with Foam Mattress. Bedroom #2 has a Double Lower Bunk and a Double Upper Bunk. Bedroom #3 has a Queen Bed with Foam Mattress.

Location Description

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).

Koksilah River is a 2 minute walk from the property crossing a road. The sand and rocks beach gradient is gradual for a long distance. There is no dock, moorage or float anchor.

Beautiful private swimming: several beach areas on the river Sailboats available for and#39;charterand#39; Kayak available for use

Snow Skiing and Boarding

Property is not near a ski resort.

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House Rules

Check In Time: 16:00
Check Out Time: 10:00
Max occupancy: 12 guests

Suitable for pets

Additional Information

Check In/Out Times Policies - Property Access Check IN: 05:00 PM Check OUT: 10:00 AM Flexible Check In/Out times are possible, dependent on outgoing/incoming guests. Quiet Time Policy The quiet time is from 11:00 PM To 08:00 AM Smoking Policy Smoking is allowed, but outside only. Children Policies Children of all ages are welcome.


Rate Name Nightly Weekend Weekly Monthly
Default Rate
2 Nights Minimum
$125 CAD - $700 CAD -
Seasonal Rate
11/10/17 - 04/30/18
3 Nights Minimum
$125 CAD - $700 CAD -
Seasonal Rate
05/01/18 - 05/31/18
2 Nights Minimum
$150 CAD - $850 CAD -
Seasonal Rate
06/01/18 - 08/31/18
2 Nights Minimum
$200 CAD - $1050 CAD -
Seasonal Rate
09/01/18 - 09/30/18
2 Nights Minimum
$150 CAD - $850 CAD -
Seasonal Rate
10/01/18 - 04/30/19
3 Nights Minimum
$125 CAD - $700 CAD -

Fee Name Tax Rate Fee Amount
Extra Person Fee
0.000% $50 CAD
Per Night Per Guest After 4 Guests
Damage Deposit
NOT Collected with Booking
- $200 CAD
Flat Amount
Cleaning Fee
- $100 CAD
Per Stay

Additional Rates & Fees Description

Security or Damage Deposit

A refundable security/damage deposit of 200.00 CAD is due immediately.

Groups of young adults may be subject to a larger deposit., When warranted, the deposit (or portion thereof) is refunded within 5 days of departure.

Pet Policy, Deposit and Fees

Pets are allowed.

Pets allowed:Any Pet

A security deposit of 100.00 CAD is not included in any calculations for the 'Total Rent' or 'Booking Notice'.

Deposit applicability: Any number of pets.

A guest must request this optional service.

Maximum allowed: Four and more Pets

Fenced area(s) for dogs may be available. Please inquire.

NOTE: Persons traveling with and requiring a Service Animal have special rights and must be granted access regardless.

Cleaning on Departure

A fee is charged for Cleaning on Departure

One-time fee of 100.00 CAD for stays of any number of nights or occupants.

Cleaning During Stay

There is no cleaning/maid service available.


Parking is free.

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Video Games
Stereo System
DVD Player
Board Games
Internet Access




Small Appliances
Dishes / Utensils


Basketball Net
Patio Furniture
Parking Available
Fire Pit
Deck / Patio
BBQ / Grill

Additional Amenity Description

Telephone Fee

Phone use is included in the rent.

Guest's mobile phone is recommended. There is no phone supplied.

Outbound long distance calls are restricted to a calling card, collect calls or toll free numbers.

Air Conditioning and Fees

Air Conditioning is included in the rent

Availability Calendar


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Availability last updated Mar 24, 2018
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Owner Information

Kiki M.

Member Since 2016