Vacation Home Property Management Services

We are a mother and daughter (and grand-daughter) team with years of experience in the tourism and vacation rental business.  Whether you are a guest searching for the perfect vacation experience or an owner whose home we care for and rent to welcome guests, our team of professionals will work hard for you every day to earn your business. We specialize in renting the right home to the right guest. Every day!

Do we know the area? You bet we do! If you are looking for the inside info on the best attractions and leisure activities, the best restaurants, nightlife and shopping venues, the best of everything – you have come to the right place. Our staff is well prepared to provide you with personalized recommendations and service to ensure a holiday that matches your needs and dreams. We are here to help you experience the perfect vacation. Our goal is to provide customized service leading to greater customer satisfaction which will leave you wanting to vacation with us again and again.

We look forward to hearing from you and delivering a level of service exceeding your expectations.

Stacey Mitchell

Whether you are making a reservation or asking a question, Stacey is your main point of contact.

Stacey has spent over 15 years in the tourism industry, including cleaning rooms in the Canadian Rockies as a teen, helping visitors with travel details in Vancouver’s tourism centre, coordinating large conference and business groups, managing and taking reservations for Whistler-Blackcomb, and establishing and maintaining hotel and vendor contracts for large resorts.

She is an avid traveller and has in depth knowledge of Vancouver, Victoria, Parksville, Vancouver Island, and many other destinations.  With so many great, local places to explore, you’ll often find Stacey and her daughter out and about in the very same places that she’s recommending you to go!


 Lani Mitchell

Originally from Gaspe, Quebec, Lani grew up in a hotel family, and it’s stayed in her blood.  Between 1998 – 2005, Lani and her husband, Gus, owned and operated Arbutus House Bed and Breakfast in Vancouver, BC.  She was an active member in the bed and breakfast community and often blend her interior design, attention to detail and business skills to help new B&Bs set up their business.

Lani moved to Parksville, BC in 2010, and dove into the vacation rental business by investing in and building a few properties.  When booking with Best Holiday Stays, you may have the pleasure of having Lani connect with you personally during your stay.  And if you are looking to establish set-up your home to be well suited as a vacation rental, we’ll connect you with Lani so that you can benefit from her skills and experience.

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