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Explosive Creek Accommodations and Event Venue

8 reviews
fire pit for your pig roast or just chillin'
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Bowen Island, British Columbia
Tunstall Bay, Bowen Island. Modern fully separate apartment on main floor of a barged in heritage building featured in Michael Kluckner's book 'Vanishing Vancouver'. On the sunny west side of Bowen Island. 500m to the best swimming, kayak launch, sunset watching beach on island. Spacious 1000 sq.ft. with high end kitchen, bar, dining area and main space with fireplace. Perfect for events/receptions. Can seat 40. French doors leading to a large private deck flank one whole side of the building. Steps to a large stone patio with a fire pit and bbq on one side, and a secret waterfall pond hidden by a wall of laurels on the other. Bathroom features a super deep soaker tub, rain shower, washer/dryer. The bedroom is appointed in antiques to compliment the copper ceiling tiles. A large desk awaits your next opus. Walk out onto the c... Read more
About the Owner, Julie V
Languages spoken: Norwegian, English, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : May 2015
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 8 reviews and 1 property
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Burnaby, Canada
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

We enjoyed a peaceful long weekend away from it all on beautiful Bowen Island. Each morning I brewed some fresh-ground coffee and wandered out to the little fish pond where I could listen to the waterfall and watch the sun rise over the massive rock that borders the property. (The rock is so massive that even in the summer, the...

Vancouver, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 26 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

This place is perfect for a romantic getaway or a cozy place to escape with a small crew of people. Spacious with gorgeous kitchen and bathroom. Exceeded our expectations! Julie was so accommodating and a wonderful host. She even mailed my partners electric toothbrush back to her in record time after forgetting to pack it up! Area inside and out...

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Charles and his partner were wonderful loving people that fit right into Bowen's natural and laidback vibe. Look forward to seeing them again. Left the suite in perfect condition.


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Reviewed 24 July 2016 for a stay in July 2016

The place is simply enchanting. The ammonite shaped sink in the washroom stole my heart. And, because of the location, we managed to climb the mt. Gardner and visit the Tunstall beach on the same day! Dreamy.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (40)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Smoking outside only. We recycle - do not mix garbage. Neighbourhood noise bylaws apply - bring it inside after 9pm. Septic system, so nothing except toilet paper in toilets or...
    1 Full bath
    1 King
    1 Twin
    1 Full
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R 1 517
R 7 815
30 Mar 2018 -
2 Apr 2018
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3 nights
R 1 839
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4 Sep 2018
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R 1 701
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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