Pet Friendly , Vacation Rental

Arbutus House


  • Accommodates: 6 guests
  • Open: June 15 to September 30
  • Minimum Stay: 1 week high season, 3 nights shoulder season
  • Contact: Becca Wilson
  • Address: 4955 Reicken Road

NEW LISTING June/23 – Welcome to the Arbutus House

The Arbutus House is a comfortable, nicely furnished 3-bedroom home, wonderful for families or a group of friends. Nestled under a verdant canopy of Douglas fir, arbutus and alder, the house is just a 10-minute stroll to Sandpiper beach.

  • One bedroom downstairs with queen-size bed.
  • One large bedroom upstairs with queen-size bed and balcony
  • One bedroom upstairs with one single bed and one double bed.
  • One full-size futon bed /sofa downstairs.
  • Well-equipped kitchen with electric range, dishwasher, toaster oven, coffee maker, electric kettle, blender, standard cook’s tools.
  • Full bathroom with sink, bath and flush toilet; second bathroom with shower and sink.
  • Living room / dining room
  • Internet / WiFi. 32” TV for streaming or watching videos.
  • Propane BBQ
  • Deck with table and chairs for sunning and outdoor meals.

The house has a private feel. It is set back from the street, on a half-acre. Though the house is nicely shaded, bright mid-day sun graces our front deck and balcony.

We appreciate your participation in the stewardship of our beautiful island: practice water conservation, composting, and the Three R’s – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.

In keeping with Hornby’s dedication to water conservation, we request that you bring your own bed linens and towels (sheets, pillow cases, bath towels, wash cloths & beach towels.) We provide pillows, duvets, lightweight blankets, and dish towels.

Well-behaved canines are allowed, by prior arrangement. $100 fee.

Best way to reach me: please text 323-202-0356 and I will phone you back ASAP.

Or email me at





July & August: $1,950 per week, plus 8% PST and 3% MRDT

June & September: 3-night minimum @ $250 per night; plus 8% PST and 3% MRDT

Reservation deposit: One-half of rental rate due at time of booking. Damage deposit: $250.

Second half of rental rate, plus damage deposit, due upon arrival – by Interac E-Transfer to our email; or with cash.

Check in is Saturday at 4pm, check out is the following Saturday at 10 am.

Well-behaved canines are allowed, by prior arrangement. $100 fee.

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