$104 / night
Total guests, Nights

Parksville Area Cedar guest house nestled in woods – Home 3560790 House

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 4 sleeps
  • 1 night min stay

Parksville Area Cedar guest house nestled in woods – Home 3560790

  • House
  • 2 bedrooms
  • sleeps 4
  • 1 night min stay

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child Friendly
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Description from owner


Welcome to our guest house nestled in a peaceful wooded setting in Nanoose Bay on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada. The entire guest house is for your exclusive use. Sorry, we do accept pets as guests.

The guest house sleeps up to 4 people with 2 bedrooms (queen upstairs, double downstairs) and a pull out sofa. Wireless internet is included.

Our guest house provides all the comforts of home with a full kitchen which is fully equipped with coffee maker, microwave, glasses, dishes, utensils and cooking pots. Enjoy our welcome basket of snacks and breakfast items for your first morning. Relax and enjoy a cup of our complimentary tea and coffee while looking through our and local brochures and maps. For those people who enjoy a meal outdoors, enjoy the privacy of your own outdoor deck, and a picnic table in the woods. Whether it's just a short weekend get-a-way or a peaceful extended stay, you will come away feeling revitalized

In the living room area, select one of our many reading books and curl up in a chair. Choose from a wide selection of DVDs and videos to watch upstairs in the loft. There is also an acoustic guitar in the loft for you to play. Karaoke (and CDs) or Nintendo 64 (and games) are available by special request.

Guests are provided with a fitness area with equipment such as a treadmill and elliptical. A wide variety of hiking trails are within walking distance. Hikers of all fitness levels can enjoy kilometers of trails.

-exclusive use of entire quest house

-wireless internet

-washer and dryer

-outdoors barbeque

-own outside deck and yard area

-enjoyment of surrounding forest

-use of exercise/ recreation cabin

-complimentary basket of snacks, and

breakfast items for the first morning

-Karaoke or Nintendo 64 available (by request)

-wide selection of DVD's, videos, and books

-use of mountain bikes (2 available)

-up to 4 occupants total

Weekly rates available.

Nanoose Bay is located on a peninsula on east side of Vancouver island just north of Nanaimo and south of Parksville. Our guest house is nestled in the woods yet only a 5 min drive to the beach where there are numerous water sport activities and fishing available. The area is known for its many pristine hiking and mountain biking trails (for all levels of fitness) many that include beautiful waterfalls and ocean views.

The nearest large shopping complex is only 10 mins away and includes movie theatres and a wide variety of restaurants. Also within a 10 min radius is the world class Fairwinds golfing resort and marina. A 15 min drive takes you to Parksville, which boasts a number of tourist attractions for families, including Coombs marketplace. Horseback riding is only a few mins away from our guest house. Take a day trip to BC's capitol city of Victoria which is approximately 2 hours away.

For those of a more adventurous spirit there are the world famous Horne Lake caves for spelunking, and bungee-jumping, zip lining and high ropes at Wild Play in Nanaimo. Nordic and alpine skiing, snow shoeing and tubing at Mount Washington is just over an hour away. Explore Long Beach and Tofino a few hours away on the west coast where Canadian surfers ride the waves!

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed
  • High chair

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: Queen Bed
    Bedroom 2: Full bed
    Beds in other rooms: Sofa beds
  • 1 Full bath


  • Wireless Internet
  • Shared garden
  • Private garden
  • Grill
  • Patio
  • Bicycles available
  • Deck
  • Internet access
  • Games room
  • Stove
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Video player
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided
  • Housekeeping Included

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  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Interaction with guest

Lori and Cheryl Ann greet the guests. We give them a quick tour and answer any questions that they may have. In addition, we are happy to provide information about the area. We provide maps and brochures. After our initial introduction, we give our guest complete privacy. However, they can give a quick call and we would be happy to answer any questions or if they have any concerns.


Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 12:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
This rental can only be paid for online through FlipKey using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
No smoking at this property


Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

24 hours after booking

100% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least two weeks before check-in.

2 weeks before

No refund if cancelled less than 2 weeks before check-in.

Check-in date

* The booking fee is stated in the cancellation policy information on the payment page. This fee helps us run our secure platform and enables us to provide 24/7 customer support

House rules

No smoking inside the house, thank you.


About the owner

Cheryl A.
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 Jan 2021
Years listed:
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English





20 reviews

Very Good


Reviewed 19 Jan 2020

To our wonderful hosts ! I can’t say enough, this place is gorgeous, secluded and quiet yet a short drive to all necessary stores and fast food outlets. The hosts were very welcoming and kindly… More

“A wonderful country setting away from the busy city.”

Reviewed 1 Sep 2019

Me and my friends enjoyed our two day stay in the guest house nestled in the woods. Our hosts Cheryl Ann and Lori were very welcoming and gave us some very helpful travel instructions to find their h… More

“Haven in the Woods”

Reviewed 13 Jul 2019

Stayed for a week in this delightful, secluded log cabin. The owners Cheryl Ann and Lori have made the accommodation very welcoming. If you want peace and quiet after a busy day sightseeing the Island… More

“Nanoose bay”

Reviewed 18 May 2019

Leuk uitziende camp house, wat aan de rand van het plaatsje Nanoose Bay staat, midden tussen de bossen. Mooie omgeving, behoorlijk heuvelachtig. Aardig ingericht, geheel compleet. Geen (kabel)tv, maar… More


Reviewed 3 Jan 2019

If you are looking for peace and quiet, this cabin is it! Nestled in the woods of Nanoose Bay, it's the perfect getaway from the city. The cabin has everything you need if you are cooking. Supe… More

“We enjoyed it very much.”

Reviewed 28 Apr 2018

The interior from the house was warm and welcoming. It's really nestled in the woods, so that you can go for a nice walk or hike. Nearby you can go to Parksville or Nanaimo, to enjoy the waterfro… More

“Abseits, das sich lohnt”

Reviewed 5 Aug 2017

Nanoose Bay ist nahe an schönen stränden, waßerfälle, nanaimo, parksville, coombs und vielen anderen sehenswürdigkeiten. Das haus war sauber und die gastgeber sehr freundlich… More

“I would definitely book this guest house again.”

Reviewed 4 Aug 2017

The owners were very welcoming at this lovely bright guest home. The two bedrooms were perfect for us and the fully appointed unit had everything we needed including washer & dryer so that we cou… More

Response from the owner We are pleased to hear that you would like to book our guest house again because you were a fantastic guest. Thank you for leaving the guest house so tidy. It was fun to chat with you. See you in the future! -Cheryl Ann & Lori


Reviewed 14 Apr 2017

Terrific cabin, close to all amenities. Amazing vacation. Exceeded expectations. Alot of little extras making this trip wonderful.

Response from the owner Thank you, John, for your review. I hope that you enjoyed your birthday here. We were happy to arrange for the little extras to make your birthday complete. - Cheryl Ann & Lori

“A little bit of paradise”

Reviewed 24 Jul 2016

I couldn't recommend this property any higher. We had a great time. Cheryl Ann and Lori have put so much time into ensuring your every need is met in their gorgeous cabin in the woods. Our stay … More

Response from the owner Angela, It was so much fun having you here. We are glad that you enjoyed your campfire. We are sorry that we were busy and could not join you. The guest house was left so clean~ thanks a lot. We hope to have you as a guest in the future.

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Send Cheryl (the owner) an email through the contact form on this page. Alternatively, if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

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Send an email through the contact form on this page. Or if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your booking to view Cheryl the owner's contact details or send them a message.

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How do I pay for my vacation?

Use the Ready to book? form to pay provisionally online. You can pay by credit/debit card or PayPal. Cheryl (the owner) will have 24 hours to accept the booking and no money will leave your account before then.

If you’ve been sent a quote, simply accept it and pay online through the email we sent you. You can also do this in Manage your booking.

Only bookings paid for through our site are covered by our trusted Payment Protection.

Why can't I call Cheryl (the owner) before booking?

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How do damage deposits work?

In most cases, you don’t pay a damage deposit up front. Instead, we save your payment details securely and you’re only charged in the event of damage to the property.

Occasionally, you will pay a damage deposit up front as part of the total rental cost. In this case, the owner has 10 days after you check out to report any damage. If they don’t, we’ll return your deposit. If their claim is successful, we’ll deduct the agreed cost and return the remainder.

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We’ll automatically charge the balance payment to the same payment method 10 days before it’s due. Go to Manage your booking to see when the payment will be taken.

How can I withdraw my booking request?

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Go to Manage your booking to cancel your booking. Here you can view your cancellation policy to see if you’ll be refunded.

How do I make changes to my booking?

You can request to change the dates or number of people on your booking via the Manage your booking page. To change your dates use the Edit booking button. If you need to change the number of guests staying then send Cheryl (the owner) a message.

If Cheryl (the owner) agrees, they’ll send you a revised quote outlining the changes. You can review and accept/decline this from the Manage your booking page. You’ll have 48 hours to take action before the revised quote expires.

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