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A rare 1930's cottage: Nicely updated but with many original features retained
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10 reviews
A rare 1930's cottage: Nicely updated but with many original features retained
Keats View Cottage, Gibsons BC
Large deck is partially covered for all-weather enjoyment.
Dine out of doors - steps from the kitchen
Bright and comfortably furnished living room
Spacious and well-equipped kitchen
Queen bedroom sleeps two. All beds have duvets
Bunk Room sleeps three: One single bunk and one double bunk.
Updated bathrooom with claw foot tub/shower
Gas grill just off of deck.
Lovely garden setting.
Shady paths and hidden corners made the small garden a delight to explore.
Have a nap in the hammock in the shade of the bamboo.
Rinse off after your ocean swim in the solar shower in the garden (July and August only)
Off-road parking for two cars.
Short walk (3 minutes) to Soames Beach.
Great swimming in summer.
Harbour front village at 2 km.
Floating garden in village harbour
Street permances in  charming Gibsons Landing. Free open-air concerts in summer.
View of Keats Island and Coast Mountains from the village
Arriving on the ferry to the Sunshine Coast
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Overview
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Gibsons, Sunshine Coast, British Columbia
Keats View Cottage is a 2 bedroom 1930’s-era cottage with partial ocean-view located 2 kilometers from the charming village of Gibsons Landing on the beautiful Sunshine Coast, and 75 minutes from the heart of Vancouver via public transit.

NEW in 2016: High Speed WiFi and Netflix; new, firm, high end memory foam mattress (queen) in master bedroom;

Located on a quarter acre on Marine Drive, with a lovely garden in front and a wilderness area in back, plus two off-road parking spots, the cottage offers a quiet and comfortable retreat for couples or families.

Well equipped kitchen complimented with many extras - washer/ dryer, dishwasher, airtight wood-burning fireplace and more!

The bathroom is recently renovated and features a clawfoot tub and shower.

A large deck is partially covered for all-weather enjoyment. Deck furniture, inc...
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Listing #FKN2481453
About the Owner
Lisa D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Usually only via email and text. We provide a door code and a detailed cottage book which covers house systems and local attractions. We are generally available to answer your questions both before and during your stay.
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

Great location, comfortable home, beautiful views. Quick walk to the beach. We did the "Stair Master" up Soames Hill. Yes, beautiful view. Checked out the kayakers at the Narrows, and yes, those kayakers are crazy. Enjoyed BBQ at Smoke on the Water, in the rain,...More

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GibsonsFruGal, VR Owner at Ocean View Character Cottage Near Vancouver, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2017

Thanks for your review, Eric. So glad you enjoyed your visit to the Sunshine Coast. We hope you will come again!

Reviewed September 17, 2017

Such peaceful sleeps in the quiet of Sunshine Coast nights, relaxing walks along the nearby beach at sunrise and sunset, and challenging hikes up Soames Hill. Low tide allowed a walk to Gibsons via the shore and the local bus got us back quickly. Hosts...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2016

We spent 7 days in this cottage retreat in quaint Gibsons BC. The house is very accommodating with everything you need to cooking and entertainment. It is steps away from a lovely sand beach on the end of soames road. If you like hiking there...More

Thank Jeff S
GibsonsFruGal, VR Owner at Ocean View Character Cottage Near Vancouver, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2016

So glad you enjoyed your visit to Gibson's and Keats View Cottage, Jeff. Hope you will visit again soon.

Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Please ask about pets
No parties or events permitted.
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Queen
    1 Twin
    1 Full
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Dates Min stay Per night
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C$135
22 Jun 2018 -
5 Sep 2018
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3 nights
C$145
Fees
  • Cleaning fee: C$60 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: C$250 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Minimum three nights is firm. $60 cleaning fee applies to all rentals.


Refundable security deposit of $250 CDN required for all rentals and is authorized to be returned as soon as the owner or owner's representative has inspected the property - usually within 48 hours.
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About the neighbourhood
Keats View Cottage is a 2 km walk (25 min) into Gibsons Landing village and harbour where there are boutique style shops, antiques and art galleries, restaurants and a convenience store. Grocery stores and other services are located in the upper town at a distance of approximately 4 km.

There is a bus stop 40 m from the cottage, and service is approximately every half hour into both Gibsons Landing and the upper town. The Super Valu is in a mall on the bus route that also has a liquor store, London Drugs, book store, Starbucks and other merchants.

The bus also goes to the ferry terminal at Langdale (2 km in the opposite direction) where you can walk on to the ferry (40 min passage- service every two hours to West Vancouver)to connect with frequent Fastbus connections into the heart...
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How to get there
From Horseshoe bay ferry terminal, it is a 40 minute ferry sailing to Langdale. The cottage is 2 km from the ferry, accessible by car, bus, taxi and even on foot. Detailed directions from downtown Vancouver and transportation information is provided to confirmed guests.
Ferry reservations are recommended as the Coast has become a very popular destination in recent years
Activities nearby
Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.2 km.
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