Above Tide Waterfront Cottage on Anderson Drive

Vacation Rental , Waterfront


  • Accommodates: 6 guests
  • Open: All year
  • Minimum Stay: 1 week June through September, 3 nights low season
  • Contact: Louise Riddell & Bruce McGuff
  • Address: 6775 Anderson Drive, Hornby Island


This well-maintained, wheelchair accessible cottage offers all the comforts of home and all the amenities you will need for a pleasurable holiday. There are three bedrooms, one with a queen bed (main floor), one double bed (upstairs), and two single beds (upstairs) in the third bedroom. All bedding with duvets is provided.

The living room, dining area and kitchen overlook the ocean as do the two upstairs bedrooms.

There is an abundant water supply, a cozy woodstove and electric baseboard heaters. The kitchen is fully equipped and includes microwave and dishwasher.

The living room has cable TV, DVD player, CD player telephone and wireless internet.

The larger of the two bathrooms contains a walk-in shower, washer and dryer. Bath towels are provided. Please bring your own beach towels.

The side deck includes an outdoor shower and the smaller of the two bathrooms. The front deck has a BarBQ for your use and a wheelchair accessible ramp to enter the cottage. A picnic table and lawn chairs are provided.

A short gentle slope leads to the water where an endless supply of interesting tide pools is waiting to be explored. The beach is ideal for launching canoes, kayaks and other small craft at high tide.

You’ll enjoy all the comforts of home while you are surrounded by peace and tranquility.

Safe environment for children.

Cell phones do not work everywhere on the island but they do work here.

Smoking is not permitted in the cottage or on the property.

Please be mindful of our neighbors regarding noise levels as they will be mindful of you. Pets will be considered upon advance request.

Fire pit for low season enjoyment only. Sorry, no fires permitted May 24 weekend to September30th in the fire pit, on the beach, in front of or near the surrounding properties, due to extreme fire hazard in the summer.

Please call or e-mail if you have any questions, concerns or special requests. Bruce and Louise will be happy to help make your holiday a very pleasurable experience.

Area Attractions

Watch the constant marine activity across Georgia Strait to Texada Island and Coastal Mountain Range. Close to Whaling Station beach, Tribune Bay beach and Helliwell Park. This is a bird watcher’s paradise. Enjoy eagles, gulls, cormorants, loons, herons, turkey vultures, Canada geese, rare Harlequin ducks in the spring, swallows, woodpeckers, songbirds and hummingbirds.


·      Waterfront ·      Wheelchair accessible
·      Abundant water/outside well ·      Picnic table and chairs
·      BarBQ ·      Outside shower
·      Stove/oven ·      Fridge/freezer
·      Microwave ·      Dishwasher/soap
·      Coffee maker ·      Toaster
·      Pots and pans ·      Dishes/cutlery/utensils
·      Daily cleaning supplies  


Bedroom and Bathroom
·     Walk-in shower


·      Towels/hand towels
·      Shower mats ·      Rubber non-slip mats
·      Washer/dryer/soap ·      Hand soap
·      Baseboard heating ·      Woodstove/wood
·      TV/cable/DVD player


June and September: $2,500/week with weekly bookings only.
July and August: $3,500/week with weekly bookings only.
October to May: $325/night with a minimum 3-night stay.
October to May: $2,000/week.

Approved extra guests $200/person/week or any part thereof.

Damage/excess cleaning deposit $250.

Pets, by special request, $150/week/pet.

Cleaning $250/booking.

25% deposit, by e-transfer is required to confirm booking. Balance is due by e-transfer two months prior to arrival date.

From June to September changeover day is Saturday. Check-in at 4.00 PM, check-out at 10.00 AM.

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