We recently stayed in this waterfront property for one week. While the view is truly beautiful, the property itself was very disappointing. Although we were quite close to Chemainus, it was not possible to walk anywhere as the roadway is quite busy and there are not any sidewalks outside of the town. As advertised, the house does not come with any water equipment and so we had to drive to rent a kayak or a paddle board. Definitely not great for teenagers or even for the adults who would have enjoyed an evening paddle. However, at least we knew this going in.
What we did not expect was the difficulties with basic amenities: although there was wifi,, the router had to be reset almost daily, the cell phone reception was very poor which made communication with friends and family outside of Chemainus challenging (obviously no long distance available on the land line); the TV was not hooked up when we arrived (and if not for my computer whiz son don't know if we would ... mehr