A little piece of paradise on Texada Island

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A majestic waterfront log cabin on Gillies Bay Texada Island, British Columbia, Canada

Looking for a perfect romantic getaway, family vacation, or small group retreat? Sand Dollar Log Cabin is a unique waterfront property on the idyllic Island of Texada, BC Canada.

Sand Dollar Log Cabin is a cozy, clean 2 bedroom plus loft, oceanfront cabin with breathtaking views of the white sands of Gillies Bay.  It’s the perfect retreat for couples to unwind or families to make lasting memories. Max. 5 people
Relax on the oceanfront patio while watching the eagles, herons, and hawks soar. With regular visits from deer, sea lions, humpback, and orca whales, as well as the painted turtles at Emily Lake, it’s no wonder our cabin has been described as “a nature lover’s paradise”.
Miles of sand and sealife spread from Gillies Bay, making it perfect for long walks, family fun, and spectacular sunsets.  The bay itself is also well-placed for swimming, paddle boarding, and kayaking.   There are hiking trails and old logging roads throughout the island, as well as a 9-hole golf course.  



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Accommodation Overview

Sand Dollar log cabin is a vacation rental with all the comforts of home. The cabin sleeps Max 5. There are two bedrooms on the main floor as well as an open loft. Bedroom 1: Queen bed Bedroom 2: Double bed Loft: Two twin beds South facing patio with hot tub (max 3 people) Pet Friendly

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“I just wanted to say thank you for having a nice cozy get away cabin for us to stay at. We enjoyed our stay completely and we so look forward to doing it again one day soon! Thank you”


Beaches and Parks

Located on the west shores of the island, Shelter Point Park is truly one of the jewels of Texada. With over 2 km of beach front, it is the perfect playground for visitors with swimming, walking, picnic tables, hiking & nature trails, beaches, boat launch and camping. Don't forget to visit the concession in the summer months and enjoy ice cream or fish & chips as the sun sets!

Hiking/Mt. Biking & Golfing

You'll find numerous hiking and biking trails throughout the Island. One particular favorite for kids is the Gnome Trail at Eagle Cove Trail. There is also a popular nine hole golf course, approximately 10 mins drive from Gillies Bay.


Texada island is home to three museums: try a Texada museum crawl for a fun day exploring! Learn about geology and the history of mining at the Texada Heritage Society or visit the Aviation Museum and the Legion Museum.

“I just wanted to say thank you so much for the lovely stay! We really enjoyed ourselves and it was exactly what we needed. The setting was beautiful and the cabin was lovely. Of course, we quite enjoyed relaxing in the hot tub as well! We also got some good use out of your Scrabble game!”
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