We stayed in apartment 4A for the second time for a week. This is great for a couple.
In late July / early August the weather was magnificent. The kitchen has everything you need for making a good meal. We loved the washer & dryer after kayaking or hiking - it's a great way to keep the weight of your luggage down. It's so nice that all the chalets are designed differently. The woodwork and craftsmanship is absolutely magnificent.
We've stayed in many resorts on the West coast but this is the cleanest and super well organized. Clean fresh towels and everything is very practical and easy to use. The walk-in shower is also
Management can answer all questions and will give you really good advice on what to do in the area and how to book it. The owners are very kind and lovely people. We are already thinking about coming back.
Some great things to do in the area:
Day-trip kayaking with Powell River Sea Kayak in Desolation Sound
Seafood Buffet on a Wednesday at the Laughing Oyster, a short walk away
Blueberry buns from Nancy's Bakery in Lund
A hike to Malaspina bluff on the Sunshine Coast Trail
A water taxi ride to Savary Island to enjoy the beaches, sand and sun
Hike or bike around Inland Lake (near Powell River) - also has great swimming
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Located at the gateway to Desolation Sound, these unique and fully furnished oceanfront chalets are in a park like setting on an eight acre waterfront property. Our chalets are ideal for your family vacation, reunions, weddings or that perfect getaway. Some of our chalets have a private hot tub on the deck. Each chalet boasts a unique individual design. Interiors done in local wood. All our chalets have a full kitchen, BBQ and a deck. The chalets are of different sizes and the larger ones can accommodate up to 8 persons. Complimentary kayaks and canoes are available for our guests to use.Packages with accommodation, dining, kayaking or boating are available. A whole range of activities offered by local outfitters, can be booked through the resort. The Laughing Oyster Restaurant is just down the road from us and offer great meals with a West Coast flavor. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Desolation Hotel Powell River