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Overview of Private, Spectacular Ocean Vistas - Swimming Pool !

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3 bedrooms, cribs/infant beds, Internet
Beach
Beach
Pool
Pool

Private, Spectacular Ocean Vistas - Swimming Pool !

4.9/5 Exceptional

Popular amenities

  • Outdoor Space

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant

Explore the area

    Popular LocationOtter Bay Marina6 min walk
    Popular LocationPender Island Golf and Country Club14 min walk
    Popular LocationPender Island Museum5 min drive
    AirportMayne Island, BC (YAV-Miners Bay Seaplane Base)37 min drive

Space details

3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, sleeps 8
1500 sq ft
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
    1 queen bed
    2 child beds
Bathroom 1
    Shower

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Private, Spectacular Ocean Vistas - Swimming Pool !

Family-friendly villa in Pender Island
Secluded and private, heavily wooded 4 acre mountainside property. SunRaven is restful and silent, but for the sound of the birds in the morning and the gentle winds in the towering fir, oak and arbutus forest.

The 1,500 square foot SunRaven villa was tastefully renovated in 2015 and offers three large bedrooms, each with queen-sized bed. One bedroom - the 'loft room' - also has a loft (7 feet up a ladder) with a play area and an additional queen sized mattress, ideal for children. A spacious, sun-lit bathroom has a large, walk-in shower. And you can prepare your meals in the well-equipped, kitchen or fire-up the barbecue on the balcony.

Our south facing 60 foot balcony is sun-drenched from sunrise to sunset and offers breath-taking ocean views of the Gulf Islands and snow-capped Olympic Mountains. You can spend the day with a good book, or just watch the tidal ocean currents, the passage of sailboats and ferries, and the ever-changing hues of the wind on the water.

Our in-ground swimming pool with it's large sun deck is open June - September. Or enjoy a walk through our forested hillside. For the kids - there's a tent set up in the woods...see if you can find it!

When you're ready, Pender Island offers art galleries, bistros and restaurants, golf and disc golf. Or wildlife reserves, deserted beaches and beautiful forest hiking trails. Poet's Cove Marina Resort, whale watching, kayaking, artist studios and a weekend Farmers' Market at the Community Center.

SunRaven is walking distance from the Otter Bay ferry terminal.
Rooms open to patios. Bathrooms include showers. Cribs/infant beds are also available.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Stephen Alvey

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Internet access

Parking and transportation

  • Car not required

Family friendly

  • Crib/infant bed available

Bedrooms

  • 3 bedrooms

Bathrooms

  • 1 bathroom
  • Shower

Outdoor areas

  • Patio

Laundry

  • Near laundromat

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Suitability/Accessibility

  • Smoke-free property

Location highlights

  • Near a health or beauty spa

Things to do

  • Golf privileges
  • Fitness facilities nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Power boating nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Winery tours nearby
  • Birdwatching nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Golf nearby

General

  • Sleeps 8
  • Unit size: 1500 sq ft (139 sq m)

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions; you will also receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account which will enable you to manage your booking

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Cribs (infant beds) are available

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited

We should mention

A car is not required for transportation to and from this property

Property is also known as

Private Spectacular Ocean Vistas Swimming Pool Villa
Private Spectacular Ocean Vistas Swimming Pool Pender Island
Private Spectacular Ocean Vistas Swimming Pool
Private Spectacular Ocean Vistas Swimming Pool !
Private, Spectacular Ocean Vistas - Swimming Pool ! Villa
Private Spectacular Ocean Vistas Swimming Pool Villa
Private Spectacular Ocean Vistas Swimming Pool Villa
Villa Private, Spectacular Ocean Vistas - Swimming Pool !
Private Spectacular Ocean Vistas Swimming Pool
Villa Private, Spectacular Ocean Vistas - Swimming Pool !
Private Spectacular Ocean Vistas Swimming Pool !
Private Spectacular Ocean Vistas Swimming Pool Pender Island
Private Spectacular Ocean Vistas Swimming Pool
Private Spectacular Ocean Vistas Swimming Pool !

About this area

Pender Island

This villa is located in Pender Island. Swartz Bay Ferry Terminal and Otter Bay Marina are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Gulf Islands National Park Reserve and Dinner Bay Japanese Garden. Be sure to check out the area's animals with activities such as game walks and birdwatching.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Otter Bay Marina - 6 min walk
  • Pender Island Golf and Country Club - 14 min walk
  • Pender Island Museum - 5 min drive
  • Driftwood Centre - 6 min drive
  • Dinner Bay Japanese Garden - 46 min drive

Getting around

  • Mayne Island, BC (YAV-Miners Bay Seaplane Base) - 36 min drive

Restaurants

  • Philly's Diner at Hope Bay — 5 min drive
  • Pender Chocolate — 5 min drive
  • Jo's Place — 7 min drive
  • Port Browning Marina Pub — 7 min drive
  • Penderosa Pizza — 9 min drive

Frequently asked questions

4.9
Exceptional
Rating 5 - Excellent. 44 out of 46 reviews
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5.0/5

Amenities

5/5 Excellent

disc golf trip
excellent host, property has a great view and exciting drive way. House is in excellent condition, great table for gathering. wood stove was really nice. look forward to next time thanks Steve

5/5 Excellent

Amazing ocean views and gorgeous home
The property is amazing and our host was very attentive and quick to respond to any questions. The house itself has gorgeous views and was well stocked with everything you need. Close to the ferries so it’s an easy spot to access but feels very secluded and peaceful. Great for a family weekend away!

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 4 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

A hidden gem!
We had a fantastic trip to Pender island. This property was fantastic, well-equipped and the warm pool was a nice perk. The host was fantastic with our questions and very accommodating. We'll likely visit again!

5/5 Excellent

Beautiful, inside and out!
The rental is more amazing than it looks in the photos - especially the fire, the kitchen, and the ocean view where we spent most mornings and evenings just staring at the island and enjoying the countless ferries. Steve was a terrific host! Air quality was terrible prior to our trip due to smoke in the air from nearby wildfires and was not forecast to improve so he offered cancellation with 100% refund the day before we went. And since we'd booked ferries to allow for outdoor activities before and after, Steve was kind enough to allow us to check in early and check out late since we thought we'd be stuck indoors (air quality). We were also pleasantly surprised by the island itself. We hadn't really looked for activities (thinking anything would be fun during a girls' trip) but didn't have high expectations. Turns out there are 22 beach access points - each beach with it's own unique qualities, a handful of hikes (I HIGHLY recommend Mount Norman, a 30 minutes steep incline with THE BEST. VIEW. EVER!), not to mention kayaking, canoeing, and cycling if you are so 'inclined'. The only thing you may want to take note of is the fact that it only has 1 bathroom. It's a beautiful bathroom with a VERY NICE shower.. but may not be ideal for more than 2 or 3 people. Thank goodness we did NOT take Steve up on his cancellation offer - what an amazing weekend!