This floating cabin is located off Bligh Island in Bligh Island Marine Park in Nootka Sound, BC and is available for rent to Fishermen, Kayakers, and Nature lovers who wish to enjoy the breathtaking beauty of the spectacular wilderness of the West Coast of Vancouver Island and Nootka Sound.
This self-catered and self-operated cabin has four bedrooms and can sleep a maximum of 8 guests, however the cabin is more comfortable with 6 guests as there is only one bathroom. The bathroom has a shower with hot water and there are 3 bedrooms with double beds and a bunk room which can sleep 4 people in single bunks. The cabin offers a fully equipped kitchen and indoor/outdoor living space and includes a gas barbecue and a gas fire pit.water is gravity fed to the cabin and is processed through a UV filtration system. Electricity is generated by a gasoline powered Honda Generator. The fridge is propane; the upright freezer and ice machine are powered by the generator. The 110V AC lighting is backed up by a 12V DC lighting available throughout the cabin. There is a fish-cleaning table and cooler storage area.
This is a very remote location without cell coverage or internet access.
The cabin can be accessed by motor boat in about an hour from Gold River or 20 min. from Cougar Creek Recreation Site. Kayakers can use the Uchuck III to transport their kayaks and supplies to the nearby Friendly Cove Lighthouse and paddle approximately 4 nautical miles to the cabin.
Other things to note
Renters access the cabin in their own boats or kayaks and need to bring food, refreshments, bedding or sleeping bags, pillows, towels and tea towels, and clean the cabin prior to departure. Boaters will need to top up the fuel and propane supplies at the time of departure.