Vancouver Island-Nature-Ocean & Mountain View

Canada - BC - Nanoose Bay-2hr to the West Coast and Victoria

Home exchange in,Canada,Nanoose Bay-2hr to the West Coast and Victoria,View from Living Room
View from Living Room
Home exchange in,Canada,Nanoose Bay-2hr to the West Coast and Victoria,House photos, home images
Home exchange in,Canada,Nanoose Bay-2hr to the West Coast and Victoria,Some of our permanent residents.
Some of our permanent residents.
Home exchange in,Canada,Nanoose Bay-2hr to the West Coast and Victoria,Living Room
Living Room
Home exchange in,Canada,Nanoose Bay-2hr to the West Coast and Victoria,Entry
Entry
Home exchange in,Canada,Nanoose Bay-2hr to the West Coast and Victoria,House photos, home images
Home exchange in,Canada,Nanoose Bay-2hr to the West Coast and Victoria,Dining
Dining
Home exchange in,Canada,Nanoose Bay-2hr to the West Coast and Victoria,Master Bedroom
Master Bedroom
Home exchange in,Canada,Nanoose Bay-2hr to the West Coast and Victoria,Backyard
Backyard
Home exchange in,Canada,Nanoose Bay-2hr to the West Coast and Victoria,Backyard
Backyard
Home exchange in,Canada,Nanoose Bay-2hr to the West Coast and Victoria,Backyard pond in the summer
Backyard pond in the summer
Home exchange in,Canada,Nanoose Bay-2hr to the West Coast and Victoria,Driveway
Driveway
Home exchange in,Canada,Nanoose Bay-2hr to the West Coast and Victoria,Rathtrevor Prov Park 10 mns from home
Rathtrevor Prov Park 10 mns from home
Home exchange in,Canada,Nanoose Bay-2hr to the West Coast and Victoria,Kayaking from Nanoose Bay
Kayaking from Nanoose Bay
Home exchange in,Canada,Nanoose Bay-2hr to the West Coast and Victoria,Bicycling at Long Beach
Bicycling at Long Beach
  • Sleeping capacity4
  • Bedrooms2
  • Bathrooms3

Non-simultaneous Home Exchange

Simultaneous Home Exchange

Smoking Not Allowed

No Children Please

Car Exchange is offered/negotiable

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Our Home For Exchange

Description of the home we are offering for exchange

Our 230 Sq M (2500 Sq Ft) home is located on a 3 Hectares (8 acres) property on a hill with a view over Nanoose Bay, surrounded by a paradise for lovers of nature & sports. We live on a quiet friendly dead end street, and we are within 2 paved kms of the main Island Highway. Behind us is mostly undeveloped forest land, with an extensive network of logging roads. Our comfortable, quiet and relaxing living room, offers Mountains and Ocean views. The kitchen and dining room face a private sunny backyard with a small pond, flowers, forest trails, lots of birds, squirrels, rabbits, deer and the occasional raccoon.
We have a small shopping centre within 3km drive with a small mall with bank, grocery store, medical etc. and and bigger ones within 10 kms.

Type

House - 2 or more floors/ Main Residence


Amenities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony / Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes Washer
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Microwave Oven
  • Extensive Grounds
  • Peaceful Surroundings
  • View
  • Privacy / Seclusion
  • Garden
  • Heating
  • Garage
  • Jacuzzi
  • Parking included
  • Terrace / Patio

Entertainment

  • Computer available
  • DVD
  • Internet access
  • Pool / Billiard Table
  • TV
  • Wireless Internet (WiFi)
  • Family Room / Playroom

Extras

  • Use of bicycle(s)

Setting

  • Rural

Neighbourhood

Description of our neighbourhood and surrounding area

Nice, quiet neighbours. Restaurants can be found in the area, and prices are usually quite reasonable.
Beautiful spots to walk along the shore or canoe or kayak to beautiful islands……Bigger malls for shopping etc 15 mns away to Nanaimo or Parksville …..
There are beaches, markets, marinas, golfcourses, tennis courts, public pools, and ice arenas in the Nanaimo/Parksville/Qualicum Beach area

Outdoor Activities

  • Beach
  • Biking
  • Cultural Events
  • Canoeing / Kayaking
  • Diving
  • Fishing
  • Golfing
  • Gym / Health Club
  • Tennis
  • Skiing
  • Hiking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Lake
  • Public Swimming Pool
  • River
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving / Surfing
  • Windsurfing

Leisure

  • Park / Playground
  • Cafés
  • Gym / Health Club
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping
  • Park / Playground

Cultural Activities

  • Concerts
  • Galleries
  • Museums
  • Opera
  • Popular Monuments
  • Theatre

Transport Nearby

  • Bus
  • Car Necessary

Neighbourhood Services

  • Bakery
  • Corner Shop
  • Pharmacy
  • Supermarket

Attractions

Our home exchange - places to go and things to do while staying in our home

We are within 10 minutes of Rathtrevor Beach Park , walks and changing sceneries all year around, and warm shallow sandy ocean for swimming in the summer.
There are many other parks nearby featuring old growth forests, scenic oceanfront, rivers, lakes, and hiking trails.
North is the small seaside town of Parksville and Mt Washington/ Strathcona Park for skiing and many very accessible trails and some much longer (in the wild ) trails in the summer.
South the bigger harbour town Nanaimo with a ferry departing every couple of hours to Vancouver & the Mainland ;
Southern tip of Vancouver Island, the touristic town of Victoria, a ferry to Seattle, US, departs every day from there.
West, the Pacific Rim 2 ½ hours with Tofino & Ucluelet–ocean wild - fantastic place all year around

Our favourite restaurants


Special places to shop


Leisure and cultural activities


Walks or jogging paths


Interesting day trips


Our Preferences

Our home exchange - here are our Preferences and House Rules

We now have had two previous exchange, both with lovely but quite different properties, and : one to Lakeside townhouse, Australia - Queensland - Burleigh Heads and one to BC, 15 KM north of Kelowna both worked quite well....

Conditions

  • No Children Please
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Not Allowed
  • Plant Care Not Needed

Car Exchange

  • Car Exchange is offered/negotiable

Home Exchange Type

  • Non-simultaneous Home Exchange
  • Simultaneous Home Exchange
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