A short-term vacation rental property located on Salt Spring Island, BC.


Welcome to the best of both worlds. We offer a contemporary post and beam cottage tucked into 3.2 acres of forest with access to the Salish Sea at Southey Bay in the Pacific Northwest. We are located in a lovely area of Salt Spring Island, BC, Canada, at the northern tip of the Island.

Welcome to Salt Spring Island, BC

Described by the New York Times as “One of the prettiest artist towns in North America,” Salt Spring Island is a popular Southern Gulf Island of British Columbia, in the beautifully natural Pacific Northwest region. Experience outdoor activities such as whale watching, kayaking, and hiking, to entertainment, local artisans, dining, shopping, and wellness retreats – there is something for everyone.


Unwind amongst the tranquil nature of Salt Spring Island, BC.

1-2 Couples

Two private bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms.

2 Queen Beds

Two queen-sized beds with down duvets and luxury linens.

Wifi & Cable

High-speed wireless internet, cable TV, and DVD player.

Equipped Kitchen

Fully equipped, self-catered kitchen with all appliances.

Cosy Fireplace

Living room area with propane fireplace, plus a games drawer.

Covered Deck

800 square feet of covered deck beckons outdoor living.

Forest Surroundings

Nestled in the forest with a path to sandstone steps to the sea.

Hiking Trails

Numerous forest hiking trails near the property and on the island.


Surrounded by birch, elm, and arbutus trees, the cottage is a tranquil retreat in the heart of nature. Let go of life's stresses amongst the forest, and explore the island's activities, entertainment, and culture.


Snuggle up in your cozy bed, and wake up refreshed with the serene wooded view just outside your window. Enjoy a steaming cup of coffee or tea in the morning by the TV and propane fireplace.


WIth so many local artists and farms on Salt Spring, Farmers Markets have locally-made products such as sheep cheeses, organic produce, local artisan crafts, and probiotic fruit vinegars – to name a few!


Picturesque memories await the wine, beer, and cider enthusiast. Go for a truly unique tasting and tour at a local winery, brewery, or cidery, and taste the local flavours that Salt Spring has to offer.

A superb guest house in a lovely setting, on an amazing island! It is nestled in a lovely wooded area. There is so much to do on Salt Spring – you could easily stay here for a week! We highly recommend it.
Steps to the Sea Guest House - Guest1
Vancouver, BC
This place is fabulous! Gorgeous, small cottage. Very large patio, which has seating and a large BBQ. Lovely walk down to the lake and around property. Hear frogs and see deer! Only a 10 minute drive to Ganges.
Steps to the Sea Guest House - Guest2
Tina P.
New Westminster, BC


Stay for 2 nights minimum, or choose from one of our discounted rates below.


Salt Spring Marina2
LOW SEASON (Oct 1 - Apr 30)

7-Night Stay ($200 Discount)

Enjoy 7 nights at our serene, forested cabin for a discounted rate during low season. A week gives you enough time to explore the island and find peace again.


Salt Spring Vineyards
High season (May 1 - Sept 30 + Holidays)

7-Night Stay ($150 Discount)

Experience the best of art, outdoor recreation and dining that Salt Spring has to offer during a week's stay at our cabin during the island's bustling peak season.


Salt Spring Marina
High Season (May 1 - Sept 30 + Holidays)

14-Night Stay ($300 Discount)

Truly experience all the outdoor activities and cultural events that Salt Spring has to offer during a 14 night stay during the island's bustling peak season.
Ready to unwind? Make a booking today.