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Modern Vacationing by Kawkawa Lake

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Back of house with view of deck on main floor and from master bedroom

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  • Minimum stay:2-30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Hope house description

Get a break from the city without sacrificing comfort. Enjoy the house with 2000 square feet over two floors, which together with the surroundings offer a great mix of recreation and serenity nestled in the mountains.

Great location for families to spend quality time together. Go swimming, kayaking, fishing, jet-skiing, or boating in Kawkawa Lake just across the road. Or just sit on the back-yard balcony and enjoy a lazy afternoon. The house is nestled at the end of a cul-de-sac in a modern sub-division.

The spacious master bedroom has a comfortable king sized bed. Watch the sunrise over the mountains and lake from bed. Start your day with a warm bath in the soaker tub while looking at the evergreens and mountains. Two sinks and the shower could allow someone else to share the bathroom with you if you wish. The walk-in closet keeps the clutter outside of the room.

The second room is also spacious and has a comfortable queen sized bed and the view is of the other mountains and trees.

The main bathroom has two sinks. The bathtub/shower and toilet are in the back of the room and can be closed off with another door for additional privacy.

The third bedroom is ideal for children, however could also be suitable for adults. The hide-a-way twin bed allows lots of room for play.

There are lots of attractions and things to do just a few minutes drive away such as playing golf or walking through the scenic Othello tunnels. Plus para sailing and water sliding down the road about 20 minutes drive. And for those of you who cannot live without their gym, the Hope Community Centre provides just that, along with a swimming pool, skating rink and a library. The location is also just a 90 minute drive from Vancouver and a 2 hour drive from the Okanagan, so it is a great central location for somewhat more ambitious day trips too!

This house is ideal year round.
Spring - watch nature come back to life and enjoy fishing after a few months of winter.
Summer - cool down at the lake, and enjoy the green scenery. The waterslide park is only a 20 minute drive away.
Fall - the many beautiful colours make Hope stunning. Perfect for hiking and golfing.
Winter - Spend Christmas with your family in this fantastic setting. The snow covered mountains are breath taking. A 40 minute drive east brings you to Manning Park and lots of great downhill skiing and snowboarding as well as cross-country skiing.



Keywords: family-oriented, kid-friendly, children welcome, quiet, relaxation, recreation, mountains, lake, water view, nature, BC, modern, sleeps 6-8, new, smoke free, pet free

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome:

    Very kid friendly. We have games and toys for children. All detergents are stored out of reach. Spills can easily be cleaned up anywhere on the main floor....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 3

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  • Den

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • King size beds (1) King sized bed in spacious room overlooking the mountains, lake and forest. The walk-in closet allows you to keep your luggage out of the way. Optional, can fit one additional single bed in this room for larger groups., Queen size Beds (1) Queen sized bed in a lovely room, overlooking the mountains. Room comes with a two seat sofa and spacious closet. Optional, can fit one additional single bed in this room for larger groups., Twin or Single Beds (1) Ideal for children but also good for adults. This is great for one person and sleeps up to three people in three single beds. Comes with spacious closet. Optional, can fit one additional single bed in this room for larger groups., Child Beds (1) Playpen type bed for small children...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 3: toilet

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Double sink vanity. ...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

    Double sink vanity...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Soaker tub, double sinks in two upstairs bathrooms, one minute walk to public beach, boat launch 100 metres away....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Flat screen cable TV with DVD player....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Netflix, basic cable TV with DVD player....moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Library:

    Assortment of about 30 DVDs to choose from for all ages....moreless

Theme

  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Lake View:

    peek-a-boo view of Kawkawa Lake. Just the right distance. Easy 2 minute walk without having the beach crowd in your face...moreless

  • Monument View:

    Mount Ogilvie, Mount Hope and Thacker Mountain...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    The house is surrounded by beautiful mountains....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Parasailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Booster seat for children available...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    We provide bed sheets for up to eight beds. Towels and wash cloths in the bathrooms and kitchen....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    Beach and bathroom towels are provided for each renter....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    please bring your laundry detergent...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    password provided at time of rental...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    and electric water kettle...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Everything is in the kitchen to make the perfect meals, including cookbooks....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    Nice and quiet operation....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    The kitchen is equipped with modern stainless steel appliances....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Herbs and spices, oil, coffee, tea etc...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Clean. Bottom freezer....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
All Year
Mar 1 - Aug 27, 2016
30 night min stay

C$1,800
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
C$156
C$900

Rates are based on 4 guests; add C$16 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit C$500
  • Cleaning Fee C$120
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

SPECIAL SPRING OFFER - Take 15% off our regular rate from now until June 27, 2014.

Please inquire for rates for larger groups larger than 8 guests. Calculation for children will be added by owner.

Periodic Cleaning during stay can be arranged.

$500.00 deposit due upon confirmation of booking and remaining amount is due two months prior to arrival.


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Location

90 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Abbotsford International Airport, Abbotsford, BC
3 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Downtown Hope - Several locations
163 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal, Tsawwassen, BC
3.6 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Hope Golf Club, Golf Course Road, Hope, BC
152 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Vancouver
3 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Highway #7, 5 and 3
3 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Downtown Hope - Several locations
68 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Manning Park, BC
100 Metres
Nearest Beach
Kawkawa Lake, British Columbia

Car: Recommended

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: Tanja and Stuart (and our daughter Anathalia) enjoy an active lifestyle. Tanja comes from Germany, and Stuart is Canadian. Both of us speak German as well as English. Wir sprechen deutsch!

Why the Owner Chose Hope:
We chose to buy and then build here because it allowed us to create the kind of place that we ourselves like to stay at when we want to have a vacation. We enjoy relaxing together, but also exploring new things and places and of course meeting new people.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We designed the great room, kitchen and eating area to be open so that people, especially families and friends can enjoy being both together or apart in the same space. The back of the house feels like the front, because it looks directly onto where the public beach access is across the street. Just sitting on the balcony enjoying the trees and peekaboo view to the lake as well as the towering mountains to both sides is really something special.


Contact us

Speaks: english, german

 

Photos

  • Back of house with view of deck on main floor and from master bedroom

    Back of house with view of deck on main floor and from master bedroom

  • View of balconies just off the main floor and the upper floor

    View of balconies just off the main floor and the upper floor

  • Living room in foreground with kitchen and eating area other side of arch

    Living room in foreground with kitchen and eating area other side of arch

  • Dining / Kitchen. Table can be adjusted to seat up to eight people, comfortably.

    Dining / Kitchen. Table can be adjusted to seat up to eight people, comfortably.

  • King size bed with balcony. View to trees, beach and lake across the street

    King size bed with balcony. View to trees, beach and lake across the street

  • Queen size bed with view to mountains

    Queen size bed with view to mountains

  • Ensuite bathroom, including two sinks, soaker tub and stand alone shower.

    Ensuite bathroom, including two sinks, soaker tub and stand alone shower.

  • Main bathroom, shower and toilet are separated with a sliding door.

    Main bathroom, shower and toilet are separated with a sliding door.

  • Mudroom with washer and dryer

    Mudroom with washer and dryer

  • Fireplace generates wonderful warms for cozy times

    Fireplace generates wonderful warms for cozy times

  • Living room

    Living room

  • View of kitchen through arches

    View of kitchen through arches

  • Enjoy the peekaboo view of lake across street plus mountains all around

    Enjoy the peekaboo view of lake across street plus mountains all around

  • Dining room. Table expands to seat 8+

    Dining room. Table expands to seat 8+

  • Modern kitchen

    Modern kitchen

  • Ensuite walk in closet.

    Ensuite walk in closet.

  • Twin size beds. Very comfortable mattresses and friendly enough for children.

    Twin size beds. Very comfortable mattresses and friendly enough for children.

  • Ensuite bathroom, including two sinks, soaker tub and stand alone shower.

    Ensuite bathroom, including two sinks, soaker tub and stand alone shower.

  • Main bathroom, shower and toilet are separated with a sliding door.

    Main bathroom, shower and toilet are separated with a sliding door.

  • View from big stairwell window

    View from big stairwell window

  • Main floor powder room

    Main floor powder room

  • Living room look up and outside

    Living room look up and outside

VRBO #294236

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, german
  • Calendar last updated: 02/09/2015
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