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We Specialize in Groups Traveling Together

Joyce And Alex is a superhost.
Joyce And Alex

We Specialize in Groups Traveling Together

12 guests5 bedrooms11 beds2.5 baths
12 guests
5 bedrooms
11 beds
2.5 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the guest suite to yourself.
Self check-in
You can check in with the doorman.
Sparkling clean
13 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Joyce And Alex is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Hollyberry's Retreat is a spacious suite equipped with dishwasher, laundry, fireplace, cable TV w/Netflix, outdoor dining area w/BBQ and an outdoor shower! Quiet cul de sac location guarantees a peaceful night sleep for everyone. Take the dog on a walk up the mountain path; visit a tea farm or the Kinsol Trestle; book a wine tour in Canada’s new Provence; get married at one of several outstanding venues or go river tubing down the Cowichan River - see review below from our guests who tried it!


Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed,2 single beds,1 crib
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed,1 single bed,1 bunk bed
Bedroom 3
1 single bed
Bedroom 4
1 queen bed
Bedroom 5
2 single beds


Well-lit path to entrance



29 reviews
Outstanding hospitality
Sparkling clean
Quick responses
Ashley User Profile
September 2019
Would highly recommend staying, particularly if you are travelling in a larger group or with baby/toddlers. There were wonderful kid-friendly touches that made our weekend away fabulous
Sana User Profile
September 2019
We had an incredible family gathering in Joyce and Alex's place. The house was super clean and convenient with a beautiful green yard and balcony with lots of seatings for our big group of 14 people. Lots of games to play. And the most comfortable beds, seriously the beds would…
Tracy User Profile
August 2019
Joyce was friendly, helpful and excellent at answering any questions. The place was outstanding and perfect for my son and his groomsmen to stay in the Cowichan / Duncan area.
Andry User Profile
August 2019
Best place we've ever stayed at so far. The house is stylishly decorated and plenty of space for 8 of us. The place is cozy, clean, and comfortable - it is truly a home away from home. Highly recommended!
Theresa User Profile
July 2019
Beautiful quiet oasis with lovely spaces indoor and out. Joyce was a kind and friendly host, yet also gave us tons of privacy. Kitchen was well stocked with nice spices, lots of tea and coffee, and the kids toys and lawn games were wonderful. The whole place was sparkling clean…
Nitant User Profile
July 2019
We highly recommend this place for group stay!!!
Shelly User Profile
June 2019
We liked the added touch of all the coffee pods for the Keurig; the extra blankets and pillows; the fans in each room; the plastic plates and glasses for our clumsy guests (but also the option of glassware); the bean bag toss game - which kept us entertained for hours; the…

Hosted by Joyce And Alex

Duncan, CanadaJoined in June 2014
Joyce And Alex User Profile
29 Reviews
Joyce And Alex is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Originally from Montreal, Quebec, we lived in Vancouver and Victoria for several years and now reside in the beautiful Cowichan Valley, also known as 'The Warm Land'. Trustworthy and always willing to help others is the way most of our friends would describe us. We respect…
Interaction with guests
Someone will always be available to answer any questions. Your privacy is very important to us.
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 4PM–10PM
Checkout: 11AM
Self check-in with building staff

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No parties or events
  • Pets are allowed