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Sivana - Enlightened Living

Kevin

Sivana - Enlightened Living

5 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
2 baths
5 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
2 baths
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
GymThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.

This is a NON-SMOKING PROPERTY (both indoors and outdoors).

Ideal for: an "unplugged visit" so you can Relax and Revive from the stress of the past. OR for the business traveler looking to get work done in a serene location OR for a creative / artist / writer, looking for a thought provoking location OR for intimate weddings, renewal of vows, girlfriend get togethers, a family wishing to reconnectOR just about anything that satisfies your soul (well - within reason that is-:)...

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Wifi
Essentials
TV
Dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
Check-in is anytime after 2PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)

Accessibility

Step-free access to the home’s entrance
Wide doorway to the home’s entrance

Availability

19 Reviews

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Angela User Profile
Angela
September 2017
This last week was our third visit and it was every bit as enjoyable as the first. The kids had a great time in the lake and the sunsets and stars did not disappoint. Kevin is a great host; very responsive and kind.
Kevin User Profile
Response from Kevin:
So wonderful seeing all of you Angela and now I get to see the kids grow up too. -:) Have a blessed life until your next visit. Hugs to the family ~ Kevin
September 2017
Alejandro User Profile
Alejandro
August 2017
Sivana is a great place to relax and enjoy. Beautifull and with everthing you may need to have a wonderfull holydays. If you are looking for a peacefull and georgeus house with a fantastic house owner. come to Sivana
Kevin User Profile
Response from Kevin:
Dear Alejandro, Thank you for your kindness and generosity. it was very thoughtful of you to have brought us some goodies from your home. SO - we enjoyed a Mexican themed evening in your honor-:) with dear friends of mine. Brianne, cooked her Mexican specialties which was enjoyed by all. Muchas Gracias & Abrazos ~ Kevin & Briane
August 2017
Trina User Profile
Trina
August 2017
It was our first trip to the island and we couldn't be happier with our decision to stay at Sivana! The home is very beautiful, clean and quiet. There's everything you could possibly need or want. The view of the lake is so peaceful, and the sunset is awesome to watch after a …
Kevin User Profile
Response from Kevin:
Dear Trina and Family, Thank you for your kind words and support. Thank you also for taking great care of the place🙏 My very best ~ Kevin
August 2017
Thomas User Profile
Thomas
July 2017
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Kevin's place! In addition to being a very gracious host, he provides everything needed to have fun at the lake. Kevin even bought groceries for us for breakfast. Kevin has years of experience in the services industry, and it shows...
Kevin User Profile
Response from Kevin:
Dear Thomas, I am grateful for the opportunity your family so kindly gave me to host all of you. It truly was a pleasure. Wishing all of you a great remainder of the year 🙏
July 2017
Wyndam User Profile
Wyndam
July 2017
This home was exactly as advertised! We were welcomed warmly by the host, who showed us around and went out of his way to make sure we felt comfortable. The outdoor spaces really make this stay special. Our daughter loved playing out on the lake and walking around the neighborhoo…
Kevin User Profile
Response from Kevin:
Hello Wyn, Thank you for your kind comments and really happy your daughter had a fun visit-:). Fantastic! with gratitude ~ Kevin
July 2017
Ping User Profile
Ping
July 2017
Kevin is so caring, loving and thoughtful. Sivana is so calm, serene, and beautiful. You will NEVER regret to plan such a unwinding journey. Listening to the rustles of weeds, watching the lake in front of window,
Kevin User Profile
Response from Kevin:
Dear Elina & Family, Thank you for kind and supportive messages. I believe and like your outlook on life it is so true and has always been my compass. with gratitude and warm regards ~ Kevin
July 2017
Pete User Profile
Pete
September 2016
Kevin is a most hospitable host. When we missed our rental car he picked us up & drove us to his place. When we expressed our desire to get some food for dinner that first night, he made us a delicious salmon dish. He had the fridge stocked with eggs, milk, veggies, etc and a…
Kevin User Profile
Response from Kevin:
Dear Peter and Toni, hosting both of you was delightful and I truly enjoyed the time we spent together. an easy flow of communication and feelings, loved it. I hope to have a veggie garden half as decent as yours-:)) May you both have a blessed and peaceful life. In the hopes of our paths crossing again ~ Kevin
September 2016

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Nanaimo, CanadaJoined in June 2014
Kevin User Profile
20 Reviews
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I live in Nanaimo, by the lake and feel blessed for being able to enjoy a slice of heaven whilst still being (and gratefully) well planted on our beautiful planet earth! So, I aptly named the home "Sivana" (means Oasis of Enlightenment in Sanskrit). I have traveled extensively ar…
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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About the home
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Brianne helps host.
Brianne

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