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This adorable "Weekend Fun: The Gambler Island Tiny Getaway Cabin" is just the place to get away from the city, and spend some relaxing time close to nature. The beautiful design of this tiny house cabin makes it the perfect starter home, or weekend getaway.
This cute little cabin overlooks the coastal waters and islands of British Columbia. It is located in a development of recreational lots on Gambier Island, just north of Vancouver. The vendor is offering lot purchasers the option of a basic starter cabin and outhouse package to give the new owners a jump start in developing their properties. The Tiny house Cabin provides a basic but well built tiny house dwelling perfect for vacations and storing camping gear between visits. If the owners are interested in building a larger cabin, the Tiny Getaway can serve as a workshop and a place to store tools and building supplies. Once the main cabin on the property was complete, the Tiny Getaway Cabin would make for a nice sized guest cabin or studio space.
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