‘Away On The Bay’, is a three bedroom oceanfront home located in the charming town of Chemainus BC, where tourists come to enjoy the large hand painted murals that line the streets depicting British Columbia heritage and culture. Chemainus has many terrific restaurants, artisans, curio shops, and one of the best dinner theatres in the country.
This peaceful and quiet beachfront oasis features 3 full bedrooms and a loft area for sleeping. The master bedroom is on the top floor with a king sized bed and large ensuite with a Jacuzzi tub, walk in shower, and double sinks. The main floor has 2 full bedrooms, one with a queen sized bed and the other with two twins. There is a full bathroom next the main level bedrooms with a tub shower combo. The main level includes a sunken living room with a large flat screen TV, fireplace, and sitting areas for watching a good movie or socializing while admiring the spectacular views. Just off the living room is a wrap around deck that includes plenty of outdoor seating, BBQ, and hot tub. Step up from the sunken living room and enter into the dining room with antique dining table and hutch, and seating for up to 8 people. There is a fully equipped kitchen that includes breakfast nook seating for 4. The lower level is an unfinished basement where the washer and dryer are located as well as a video gaming room. The property itself is nearly half an acre with a small orchard of apple trees in the front yard and extensive gardens and trees line throughout the entire property: the back yard offers expansive lawns, sweeping views and easy ocean access for boating and swimming!
Local marine wildlife includes eagles, herons, seals, sea lions, porpoises, and orca whales.
There are many activities to choose from in the area including the dinner theatre, restaurants, shops, parks, and access by ferry to Thetis Island. Enjoy golfing on Mt. Brenton Golf Course, kayaking along the ocean shorelines, zip lining and bungy jumping in Nanaimo, yachting the Gulf Islands, wine tasting throughout Cowichan Valley vineyards, fly fishing on Fuller Lake and farmers markets throughout the region. The Nanaimo airport is 15 minutes away and Victoria is approximately 1 hour away by car!
- Acres: .45