This beautiful one bedroom apartment suite has views of the Straight Of Juan De Fuca and the Olympic Mountains, from every window and backs on to a park. There is an amazing stone terrace sporting summer and winter blooming plants, cherry and fig trees, blueberries, strawberries, and pineapple guava trees and a dwarf apple. Enjoy the bluetooth outdoor speakers and the large stone fireplace overlooking the pacific ocean. It really is an escape!
Ocean Terrace Escape invites you to relax by the out door fire after experiencing the best of Vancouver Island. World renowned Harbour House is close by if you want to enjoy an unforgettable meal and wine experience as well as many other options in the area. Sooke is known for world class fishing and whale watching, there are many local charter options. Hiking, the Juan de Fuca trail will bring you through all the best beaches of the pacific shore. There is also the very challenging West Coast Trail close by. The Galloping Goose is great if you want to bike from Schwartz Bay to Sooke, it will take you right up to the amazing Sooke Potholes. Ocean kayaking and scuba diving are the best way to get up close with all the ocean wildlife. Surfing and kite boarding, about 30 minutes away in Jordan River. Easy day trip! Zip Line through the Sooke Hills for a better view of the rainforest. If you want to see more, scenic flights are available via Pacific Sky, or sea to sky tours through Harbour Air.
From our terrace you can enjoy the company of quails, deer, humming birds, bald eagles, turkey vultures, owls and sometimes bears on the ridge. We have spotted them all from the terrace! You may even see the occasional, otter, cougar, or elk walking around the town… they are abundant here where the rainforest meets the sea!
Your space is located at the bottom side door of the house. It is a legal one bedroom apartment, attached to a 3 bedroom house.
There is no access via the front door of the house, you must use the stairs to the left and walk down to the apartment door.
Interaction with guests
I am available by phone from 9am until 8pm every day. The door will be open and a key on the counter. It's our preference to have as little interaction with guests as possible so you feel at home and can enjoy your privacy.
Other things to note
We are getting blinds in the living room August 2017.
- No more than 4 guests.
- Check in is anytime after 4pm unless otherwise arranged.
- No parties or events.
- $250 Fine if caught smoking indoors.
- No shoes in the house.
- Noise by-law is 11pm.
Pacific Shore Vacation Rentals is managing a number of cute rental properties like this in the area. Our goal is to grow slow and steady, providing the best accommodations in the area and finding all the hidden treasures the island has to offer with our clients and their guests.