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Cozy waterfront cottage

Trudy is a superhost.
Trudy

Cozy waterfront cottage

2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bathroom
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bathroom
Entire home
You’ll have the guesthouse to yourself.
Sparkling clean
12 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Trudy is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

This small self-contained handcrafted cottage overlooks Newcastle Island Park and anchorage. It is a 10 minute foot passenger ferry ride from Nanaimo and 5 minute walk. The cabin suits a single person or couple wanting a simple and elegant retreat. Breakfast supplies are included.

Amenities

Kitchen
Wifi
Essentials
Washing machine
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed

Availability

Reviews

258 reviews
Communication
4.9
Location
4.9
Check-in
4.9
Value
4.8
Accuracy
4.8
Cleanliness
4.8
Hannah User Profile
Hannah
October 2019
This is my second stay at Trudy’s cabin on Protection and hopefully won’t be my last! The cabin itself is a magic, cosy space perfect for a solo traveller or couple. Protection itself is a really unique location. Trudy is an excellent host, she and her friends and family made me…
Matt User Profile
Matt
May 2019
The cozy cottage is a super cute place to stay, which offered us the peace and quiet we were looking for. Trudy is a lovely host- she lent us her Kayak for an evening, and her dog for another - both were delightful! The residents on the island are delightful and it wasn't long…
Al User Profile
Al
December 2018
Trudy is a fantastic host, the little cabin is a perfect retreat to unwind, with so many personal touches and homemade delights, such as granola and jam. We felt very welcome, coming from Australia, it was a long journey but well worth it and a brilliant start to our Canadian…
Jake User Profile
Jake
September 2018
This was hands down our favourite Airbnb experience from the 3 years we have been frequently using the site! Trudy treated us like family providing us with breakfast, kayaks, equipment, and even fresh bread and cheese! Protection Island is a beautiful little island. We managed to…
Anna User Profile
Anna
September 2018
The pictures of this place are good but it's even better in real life, so cosy and a lovely location, spectacular views. The island was the perfect place to spend a quiet few days and the cabin was so cosy it didn't even matter when it rained. The use of the kayaks is a great…
Peter User Profile
Peter
September 2018
Hands down the best Air BandB I’ve been to. Such an amazing place, the location, the wildlife, the peacefulness and a bit of an adventure all rolled into one. It was a great place to soak up Canada’s tranquility. Thank you
Alex User Profile
Alex
June 2018
Trust's cabin is amazing. perfect place to relax for a few days. borrowing the kayak is a great way to explore the island.

Hosted by Trudy

Nanaimo, CanadaJoined in June 2011
Trudy User Profile
258 Reviews
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Trudy is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am friendly and adventuresome. I have travelled widely around the world but always love to come back to my home on the Salish Sea. Gardening, sharing good food with friends, watercolour painting, mountains, sea- kayaking and working to conserve wild places and nature are…
Interaction with guests
I enjoy meeting and chatting with guests but mostly I understand that guests appreciate privacy once they have settled in.
Languages: English, Español
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 2PM
Checkout: 11AM
Check-in
After 2PM
Checkout
11AM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events

Cancellations