ABOUT US

The Blue Heron Guest House is a beautiful waterfront home situated in Tofino on Jensens Bay. This custom built, architecturally designed home features post and beam interior, skylights, wood plank fir floors and slate tiled bathrooms with large soaker tubs. Cooking is a pleasure in the fully equipped kitchen, it definitely has all the extras you will need for preparing a west coast feast! The open concept living/dining area has a gas fireplace and large picture windows overlooking the inlet and mountains beyond. Bedrooms are made for sleeping with pillowtop mattresses and cozy down duvets.

Jensens Bay is a birdlovers delight it is located on the inlet side of the peninsula. A fascinating inter-tidal zone with the change of tides every 6 hours, ebbing and flowing into Browning Passage. There is a private cedar deck out on the point at waters edge for a quiet cup of coffee in the morning or a romantic glass of wine at days end- It’s a perfect vantage point for sightings of eagles, herons, murgansers, osprey and many other interesting bird species.

This is a perfect property for those seeking a peaceful retreat or family get-together. Ideal group size for this 3 bedroom rental is six.

Custom Built Home

  • 3 bedrooms- master with ensuite
  • Bathrooms have heated slate floors and large soaker tubs
  • Shampoo, conditioner and local, organic seawench soap provided
  • 2 queens, 2 twins and one sofa bed
  • Pillowtop mattresses and down duvets
  • Fully equipped kitchen with wine fridge
  • Washer and Dryer
  • 4 TV’s, 1 stereo and one ipod dock
  • Vaulted ceilings and skylights with gas fireplace
  • Unique furniture ,art and home accessories
  • Private entrances and decks
  • Bbq and patio furniture
  • 7 person hottub
  • Direct dial telephone and wireless internet
  • A beautiful west coast style home maintained by owners

Description: Our new custom built guesthouse features post and beam interior, shingled exterior, extensive wood plank fir floors, vaulted ceilings, skylights and a slate bathroom with soaker tub and heated floor. Fully equipped gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances and cookware and your very own champagne fridge. Their is a cozy gas fireplace for those rainy west coast days. The bedrooms feature 2 queen size beds, 2 twins and a leather sofa bed. Enjoy the comfort of quality bed and bath linens with down duvets and pillows, 2 BA , skylights, vaulted ceilings, private entrances and a great BBQ deck off of the great room. Outside entertain in the comfort of teak patio furniture and a hot tub nestled in the forest overlooking Jensen’s Bay. Ideal for families, honeymooners, or those just seeking a peaceful retreat. This unique property is maintained by owners.

Amenities: TV/VCR/DVD, stereo, direct dial telephone, a hot tub, patio furniture, laundry facilities, BBQ and private entrances.

Location

The Blue Heron House is an ideally located in a peaceful rainforest setting surrounded by the calm waters of Jensen’s Bay. Ancient cedar trees frame the view from your deck. All the wonderful attractions in and around central Tofino are a short distance from your doorstep, from great restaurants and galleries to adventure tours exploring Clayoquot Sound. Within walking distance of Blue Heron House is world renowned Chestermans Beach, the mupsup bike path, a surf shop for rentals, a chocolate shop, small specialty grocery store, fish n’ chip stand and a great outdoor restaurant called Sobo’s.

Tofino is on the west coast of Vancouver Island – a 3 hour scenic drive from Nanaimo, 5 hours from Victoria and a 30 minute flight from Vancouver.Pacific Rim National Park is a 10 minute drive for great hiking and beachcombing. Long Beach or Cox Bay features great surf action.

We do offer a concierge service and can design amazing itineraries for you from Victoria out to the west coast of Vancouver Island! .

Activities: whale watching, bear watching, hot springs cove excursions, Tofino Botanical Gardens, scenic flights, kayaking, surfing, and National Park trails.