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Sivana On The Lake provides an incredible opportunity to experience Vancouver Island lakeside living at it's best.
Sivana On The Lake is the Upper Main level 3 bedroom vacation home with a spacious 2500 sq ft of indoor living space, massive outdoor decks, private swimming dock, and boasts a large lake frontage with views of the surrounding hills and countryside.
Located on Green Lake in Nanaimo British Columbia, this very private lake feels as though you are miles away from any city, yet you are minutes away from all the city amenities including Vancouver Island's largest shopping mall, Woodgrove Centre.
The interior of the home has comfortable sleeping accommodations for up to 6 people. Master bedroom affords amazing views of the lake, queen sized bed, walk in closet, and a private 4 piece ensuite with Jacuzzi tub. Second bedroom has queen sized bed and the third bedroom with a double bed which both rooms can share another full sized bathroom between them.
Take in the magnificent views from the formal living room and adjoining dinning room. Enter the fully equipped open plan modern kitchen for the chef in the family. Again, take in the views of the lakeside from the kitchen and a breakfast nook seating at the window. Access to a family TV room is off the kitchen and the living room to catch your favourite TV movies. Also included is a laundry room and powder room bathroom.
Access the large outdoor decks to really take in all the natural beauty of the area or just close your eyes sunbathe in privacy. Go for a nice swim in the lake from the private dock. Bring your own canoe, kayak, or paddle board to explore the lake. The lake does not allow power boats which helps ensure a nice peaceful stay. The surrounding estate grounds have a terrific display of large evergreen trees and gardens throughout. With well over an acre of land to enjoy.
Sivana On The Lake is centrally located on Vancouver Island where day tripping is quite easy to do. Explore the City of Nanaimo harbour walk and old town shopping. Ocean beaches are just a short drive away. Take a water taxi to Newcastle Island and hike its trails or access the ferry to Gabriola Island. 30 minutes drive to the north and you will arrive in Parksville where some of the largest sandy beaches are at City Centre Park or at Rathtrevor Beach. Driving south takes you through the old coal mining town of Ladysmith with unique shops, through one of BC fastest growing wine regions in the Cowichan Valley, and then eventually to the capital of British Columbia, Victoria, all within 90 minutes drive.
Plenty of access to Nanaimo. The Airport as well as two major BC Ferries for vehicle and passenger service with access points at Departure Bay and Duke Point connect to Vancouver BC.
Sivana On The Lake is perfect for families to enjoy the summer, snow birds for the winter months, or if your are looking to getaway to a lake side oasis that is not to far away.
Please note that there is a secondary suite on the lower level of the property that may or may not be occupied during your stay. The property dock, lawns, and outdoor grounds are consider common area for both levels of the house. Parking is shared and is designated. The laundry room is shared with the lower suite.
Please note that there is a private caretaker's residence on the property.