Rain-Lily Cottage is serene getaway on beautiful Galiano island located just a few minutes walk from the Sturdies Bay ferry terminal - no need to bring your vehicle. A retreat from the busy life, your cottage in the forest is just a short walk to local beaches, and right by all the amenities that Galiano has to offer. It has sleeping room for 4, features one bedroom, kitchen, large bathroom, sofa bed in the living area and covered deck with a barbecue for enjoying the outdoors, rain or shine.
Your private cottage is on the same property as our main house. There is one bedroom with a queen bed and a view into the woods, a large bathroom with a full bath, a kitchen with an oven, microwave, fridge, freezer, toaster oven and coffee maker and a sofa-bed in the living area. The cottage also has a 200 square foot covered deck to enjoy the beautiful forest. It is a perfect space for a couple, small families, or a group of friends who are happy sharing a cozy space.
Guests have access to the full outdoor area of the property, and are also welcome to the fruit on the trees if you are here at the right time of year - we have fig, apple and plum trees on the property, as well as blackberries. You also have your own private deck.
If you choose to bring a car to the island, one parking spot is available on the property.
The cottage is in an ideal location for people who want to leave their cars behind and come as foot passengers on the ferry. We are just a few minutes walk from the ferry terminal, and a one minute walk from the hub of the Sturdies Bay shops and restaurants including the bakery, Babes in the Woods, Grand Central, Scoops, Manzanitaville, the Galiano Inn, the Galiano Bookstore, the Jadestone Spa and more.
Enjoy live music at Grand Central on many Saturday nights throughout the summer.
The Hummingbird Pub, Daystar Market, Galiano Trading, The Corner Store and the Galiano South End Hall are all about 2 km from the cottage and accessible along the Sturdies Bay walking trail. The Saturday Market at the Lions Field is about a 10 minute walk from the cottage. Various beaches are located within short walking distance.