Discover a truly one-of-a-kind oceanfront existence at the Duck Sloop, a captivating 2-bedroom float home situated on the peaceful waters of Cowichan Bay's Bluenose Marina. Here, you'll have the privilege of observing seals, otters, whales, and a myriad of other marine creatures at play right in your own backyard. You can effortlessly set out on kayaking adventures straight from your front door, immersing yourself in the ever-changing beauty of the ocean. Cowichan Bay graces you with an array of mesmerizing sunsets that will paint the sky with hues of orange, pink, and gold, providing a nightly spectacle that's truly breathtaking. As you sip your evening beverage on the deck, you'll be treated to a natural light show that never fails to captivate. Inside this charming floating residence, you'll find numerous recent updates to the kitchen, complemented by a beautifully renovated bathroom. The kitchen now boasts modern amenities that make preparing meals a pleasure, and the bathroom exudes an air of luxury with its tasteful finishes. During the colder months, the efficient wood stove ensures that you stay warm and cozy, allowing you to enjoy the soothing sounds of rain or gentle waves without a chill. It's also an ideal vantage point to observe the bustling marina activity, providing an ever-changing tableau of boats, wildlife, and fellow mariners. Cowichan Bay's village offers a sense of community that enhances the overall appeal of living in this unique location. Whether you're watching the marine life from your deck, paddling out on the water, or simply savoring the sunset, every moment here is a reminder of the beauty and serenity that living on the water can provide. Come experience it for yourself – a world of maritime wonder and coastal charm awaits you. All measurements are approx and should be verified if important. (id:2493)More details
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Welcome aboard Nautilus Chambers which has been lovingly cared for by the same owners for the past 3 decades in the community of Maple Bay Marina. This charming, quaint and well maintained 703sqft float home maximizes space to accommodate a small family or be the perfect retirement gateway. In the loft you will find the captain's bed as well as space for a desk which will soak up the natural light. On the main floor is a den/bedroom, 3 piece bathroom, galley kitchen with a propane stove & garden window. The living/dining room feels spacious with the natural wood vaulted ceiling & surrounded by windows with views of boats & seaplanes as well as Maple Mountain and Salt Spring in the background. The Pacific Energy wood stove keeps you warm in the winter and the heat pump keeps you cool during the summer. With decks/docks on all sides, the outdoor living space allows you to relax and enjoy the ocean. You could also swap out the smaller dock and make room to moor your boat. No Rentals. (id:2493)More details
Fantastic 1 bd 2 bth float home at the Maple Bay Marina, a slice of paradise, constructed on a barge w/new heat pump, new roof, many updated vinyl windows, on-demand gas water heater, gorgeous hardwood flooring & beautiful deck space on all levels just to name some of the fine features. The main level is an open plan kitchen & living room, plus 2pc bath. The beautiful kitchen space has been completely redone including custom cabinetry & SS appliances, with a sliding patio door off the living room leading out onto the most incredible ocean level deck. Entertain guests in or out as you take in views of the Marina & mountains. The upper level is accessed by a wooden staircase constructed w/the finest of workmanship, leading to the bedroom, laundry area, flex space (office) & 3pc bath. The bedroom is equally as breathtaking as the rest of the home, complete w/a private balcony. You'll be amazed at the marine life all around you....otters, seals, a variety of fish, and even whales that come into the bay! On neighbouring Chisholm Island, the deer and occasional bear will make an appearance. Enjoy the Shipyard restaurant/pub, Market & Harbour Air at the Maple Bay Marina as well! Sellers are including their Cataline 22 sailboat in the sale if buyers are interested, making this quite a fantastic package! Financing option may be available, inquire if interested. (id:2493)More details
Welcome to the Arbutus Mist float home at the Maple Bay Marina, a west coast destination in the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island. Entry is on the lower level where you'll find the spacious primary bedroom incl a 3pc ensuite, lots of closet space and a sitting area to take in the views, along with french door access to the deck...a great little spot to enjoy watching the boaters, kayakers and paddle boarders float by. On this level is also the laundry room with an office/den (no closet) with a sliding patio door. The upper level is the open plan main living area with kitchen, living room and access by a sliding door onto a glass enclosed sun room with windows that open, taking full advantage of the sun and breeze. The large kitchen has a bay window and peninsula for a fabulous eating bar, and a pantry! Living room with fabulous views of the Marina, mountain and bay, and a bedroom with ensuite. On municipal water and connected to sewage treatment system. The float home currently has new encapsulated foam positive floatation installed last year, as well as all new windows this month. Financing option may be available, inquire if interested. Oceanfront living at it's finest! (id:2493)More details
Rare acreage lot with Quamichan Lake views – location, location, location! Build the home of your dreams and create your own privacy. This lot offers morning sun and evening sunsets over fabulous lake views. Enjoy watching the Canadian rowing team from your new home. Land has gentle slope ideal for walk out basement. There is an easement for access to Quamichan Lake. Paved road access just off Maple Bay Road – walkable to downtown Duncan. Fully serviced lot with hydro, water, and natural gas to lot. Zoned Residential that allows for additional accommodation. No building scheme. Maple Bay oceanfront community with marinas, pubs, and float planes are minutes away. Hiking and biking trails such as Mt. Tzouhalem, Mt Prevost, and Maple Mountain are all close. (id:2493)More details
Discover tranquility and gorgeous lake views in the sought-after Garth neighborhood of Maple Bay. Tucked away at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac, this charming rancher is perched on a generously sized, private lot that imbues every moment with peace and seclusion. The home is thoughtfully designed with a bright, open floor plan to maximize natural light and capitalize on the stunning lake vistas. With 2 bedrooms and 2 baths, comfort is assured. The highlight is the expansive deck, accessible from the master bedroom, living room, and kitchen—perfect for soaking in the scenery or entertaining in privacy. Although well-maintained, the home presents an invitation for the new owners to add their personal flair and updates. Parking and storage are effortlessly handled with a roomy double garage. Seasonal comfort is a given, thanks to a modern heat pump and a cozy gas fireplace; whether you're curling up on a chilly winter night or enjoying a sunny summer afternoon, this home caters to all your needs. As for location, you couldn't ask for more. Proximity to Maple Bay marinas means boating and expedient float plane services to Vancouver are always an option. Further enhancing the appeal is the convenience of nearby shopping, recreational activities, fine dining, and theatre experiences. Embrace the unique blend of privacy and natural beauty this special property offers—your serene Maple Bay retreat awaits! (id:2493)More details
Designer home located overlooking Maple Bay. Set in 2 acres of nature that offers spectacular views to Vancouver, privacy and security. Marina below has float plane service 25 min to downtown Vancouver and YVR. Built using the golden ratio and finished by an artist. Flow from the fountain at the entrance into the vaulted living area with open plan chef’s kitchen and home theater room. Every room has spectacular views. This 5249sqft 5-bedroom, 5 bathroom home has a large walk-in closet, steam shower, jetted tub in master suite and gas and wood fireplaces throughout. Gated estate, no strata, 2nd kitchen and living room in legal suite and an auto-switchover generator. Four outdoor patios. Ski hills in Vancouver visible from the hot tub at night. Bird’s Eye Cove creates thermal air patterns that the Bald Eagles surf at eye level and make this property a gardener’s delight. The balmy, easy to manage, garden-in-the-sky has 25 drip irrigation zones on a year-round well and a deer fenced. (id:2493)More details
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