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Chesterman House

House in Tofino, Canada

Open living, dining & kitchen ensures ocean views all around
Open living, dining & kitchen ensures ocean views all aroundStand up paddling on Cheterman Beach - Photo: c. jensenGreat surf in front of the house - Photo: c. jensenPhoto: View from master bedroom - Photo: yvonne b.Photo: View from sundeck - Photo: yvonne b.Photo: c. jensenView in front of the house - Photo: yvonne b.see through fireplace -  Photo: yvonne b.Photo: c. jensenHouse from the Beach - Photo: c. jensenPhoto: c. jensenPhoto: c. jensenPhoto: c. jensenLiving room with see through fireplaceOceanfront Master bedroom  Photo: huw b.View of the hom exterior from the beachBedroom

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About this property

Tofino Beachfront Vacation Rental
Chesterman House is a private oceanfront house on beautiful Chesterman Beach. The beach is located in Tofino, British Columbia, on the breathtaking Vancouver Island.

Getting the perfect vacation for you and your family is no easy task, given all of the options available. You want everyone to have the experience they envision, and you need to know that you made the right choice. Well, why not browse through our photos for a preview of your holiday, and discover a place where guests of Chesterman House have found those answers. Then, get all the facts you need from our guest book, so you can stop worrying about the planning, and start looking forward to the experience.


  • 3 Bedrooms (Queen, Queen, Double + Single)
  • 2 Full baths
  • 2 Stories, 1600 sq. ft.
  • Open beam ceiling
  • Full kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • 100' of frontage on Chesterman Beach
  • Floor to ceiling windows
  • Private beach access
  • 300 sq. ft. deck
  • Up to 6 guests
  • 2 Fireplaces (wood burning and gas)

We’ve gone to great lengths to anticipate your needs and to create a property that’s truly deserving of its surroundings. Our guests consistently tell us that Chesterman House exceeded their expectations and that pictures just don’t do it justice.

Tofino is an eclectic, funky and fun town to spend an afternoon in and is the gateway to outdoor adventure, West coast Canada style. Here, you can plan a fishing, surfing, whale watching, bear watching or kayaking adventure. The town can easily be covered on foot and features ocean view boutiques, outdoor adventure tour companies, B&Bs, resorts quaint cafés serving delicious baked goods and lattes.

If you like the beach, Tofino has four waiting to be explored: Cox Bay, Chesterman Beach, MacKenzie Beach, and Tonquin are all smooth sand, surf covered beaches. Surfing is alive all year with constant water temperatures. Tofino has many surf shops and the culture here is vibrant and friendly. Chestman House is set up perfect for surfing, you can check the waves from bed each morning, and after your surf chase away the cold (and salt) with a hot outdoor shower.

Check out the surf cam mounted on our deck.

Hot Springs Cove – A natural thermal pool that is a must see if you have a full day. The boat ride alone is scenically stunning. Bird watching – With numerous inter-tidal flats zones, and stunning beaches, the Tofino area has been considered one of the finest bird watching locations in Canada.  Golfing – Long Beach Golf Course, located within the Pacific Rim National Park offers 9 holes, and is good for beginners..


  • Board Rentals Nearby
  • Kid Friendly
  • Outdoor Shower
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Wireless Internet
  • Television
  • Indoor Fireplace


  • Golfing
  • Spa
  • Hiking


Period Cost
Per Night $275
Per Week $1,800
Per Month Call for Info


This property is located near N. Chesterman. A good winter spot, especially when everywhere else gets too big. Sandy bottom, beautiful surroundings, clear water and uncrowded waves make this a great spot to surf. Water temps are usually brisk, being in the 50's F (10-12 C). This beach has been host to the O'neill Cold Water Classic in previous years.

This property is also located near S. Chesterman Beach. Good surf when the wind cooperates. A beautiful beach and popular hang out spot.

This property is also located near Cox Bay. A broad expanse of sandy beach with beach break peaks found throughout. Almost always something to ride. Plenty of room for surfing, holds up to 6 feet or so. Bring your warmest wetsuit, booties, gloves, and hood.

This property is also located near Long Beach. Canada's most popular surfing destination offering year-round surfing. Long Beach provides waves throughout the year, boasting world-class waves on occasion. Because of its wide expanse and western exposure, Long Beach is a great beach for windsurfing also.

Surf Type

  • Beach break
  • Short board
  • Longboard
  • SUP
  • Beginner/Learn to Surf

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Property Images

Open living, dining & kitchen ensures ocean views all

Stand up paddling on Cheterman Beach - Photo: c. jensen

Great surf in front of the house - Photo: c. jensen

Photo: View from master bedroom - Photo: yvonne b.

Photo: View from sundeck - Photo: yvonne b.

Photo: c. jensen

View in front of the house - Photo: yvonne b.

see through fireplace - Photo: yvonne b.

Photo: c. jensen

House from the Beach - Photo: c. jensen

Photo: c. jensen

Photo: c. jensen

Photo: c. jensen

Living room with see through fireplace

Oceanfront Master bedroom Photo: huw b.

View of the hom exterior from the beach


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