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Penticton's First Licensed Vacation Rental, 2 Bedroom, Central

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Front with 2 deck chairs for enjoying morning coffee in the sun.

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Last updated: 12/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Penticton house description

Penticton's first legally licensed vacation rental, Casa del Sol is a delightful Penticton 2-bedroom vacation rental cottage which is meticulously maintained and fully equipped. It is situated on a quiet cul-de-sac in the centre of Penticton and is suitable as a getaway for couples and for families on vacation. This Okanagan Valley accommodation is a five-minute stroll along Penticton Creek to downtown, Okanagan Lake, the Kettle Valley Trail, the Art Gallery, the Casino and to many parks. A large, fenced private garden, spacious patio and gazebo provide seating in the sun or shade for barbeques, sunning and relaxing, and a large grassy area allows children to play safely. The owners live just 2 blocks away and take great pride in maintaining a spotless and friendly environment on a quiet street. All conveniences are provided including air conditioning in the summer and heating and electric fireplace in the winter.

Penticton is a beautiful small city located in the Okanagan Valley between Skaha Lake and Okanagan Lake, both offering wide sandy beaches for swimming, sunning and water sports. There are over 130 wineries in the area, each one unique and offering world class wines. For Fall and Spring wine festival accommodation, Casa del Sol is a perfect base. Hiking, cycling, golfing, water sports, and a lakefront casino are all within easy access of the cottage. Apex Mountain offering downhill skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing and alpine skiing is a 35-minute drive away.

The unique benefits of this Penticton Vacation Accommodation Include: convenient location for access to all amenities and local attractions, meticulous care, private, relaxing back yard in an area that sees over 2000 hours of sunshine a year. Easy to reach by car, plane or bus. Penticon Airport provides three-times daily flights to Vancouver and Kelowna Airport is an hour away. The Greyhound Bus Line also serves Penticton. A scenic drive from Vancouver is approximately 4.5 hours and Calgary is approximately 8 hours by car. Travel from Spokane and Seattle is approximately 5 hours by car with a convenient border crossing at Oroville/Osoyoos.

Keywords: 2 Bedroom vacation cottage, Fully Equipped, Central Location, Private Fenced Yard, Quiet Cul-de-Sac, near lake and downtown Penticton, family friendly, bike storage

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Property Type

  • House
  • 700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            renters under 25 must be accompanied by an adult...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bedroom 2

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          • Convertible bed(s)

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          • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1) Portable crib/playpen available on request., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Upgraded double mattress on high quality love seat....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • Fluffy Robes, Fresh ground coffee, tea, spices supplied, locked bike storage, off season specials for longer term rentals...moreless

              Entertainment

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

                Digitial....moreless

              • Television
              • Toys
              • VCR
              • Video Library:

                Large selection of movies....moreless

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Water Parks
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Parasailing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Rafting
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Sailing
                  • Ski Lift Privileges
                  • Ski Privileges Optional
                  • Skiing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Snowmobiling
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Clothes Dryer:

                    Located in basement (outside covered entrance)...moreless

                  • Fireplace:

                    electric...moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Parking:

                    In front of house...moreless

                  • Parking Off Street:

                    Directly in front of the house....moreless

                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                    Smaller boats can be accommodated directly in front of the house....moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine:

                    Located in basement (outside covered entrance)...moreless

                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    Everything needed is supplied....moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher:

                    New....moreless

                  • Kitchen:

                    Fully equipped, all appliances, large selection of dishes, spices etc....moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items:

                    coffee, tea, spices...moreless

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Gazebo:

                    Gazebo and table and chairs in back yard....moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Winter
                  Nov 1 - Mar 31, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  C$90
                  C$575 C$1,200
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning C$50
                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  Note: Minimum 3-night stay on long weekends throughout the year.


                  Cancellation policy:

                  Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 12/18/2014
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                  Location

                  5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Airport
                  Penticton
                  0.5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Barking Parrot
                  3 Kilometres
                  Nearest Golf
                  Penticton Golf Club
                  4 Kilometres
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Hwy 97
                  0.3 Kilometres
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Many
                  35 Kilometres
                  Nearest Ski
                  Apex
                  0.5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Beach
                  Okanagan Lake

                  Car: Not Necessary

                  Wine touring, fruit orchards, farmers' market, hiking and cyling the Kettle Valley Trail, rock climbing at Skaha Bluffs

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2007

                  About the owner: We purchased this little house in 2007 and completely refurbished it from top to bottom putting our carpentry skills and design talents to good use. We had moved to Penticton in 2005 and fell in love with the beauty of the Okanagan Valley. Our goal is to provide a relaxing and comfortable home with all the conveniences to make you feel at home. The compliment we most love to hear is; 'you thought of everything!' In December 2010, we became the first legally licensed vacation rental in Penticton.

                  Why the Owner Chose Penticton:
                  We had always loved the little flat roofed houses that are common in this area so when this little house came up for sale on our street we purchased it for a rental. However after putting 6 months of work and money into it, we realized we wanted to share it with friends and family and others who would appreciate the work we had done. The house is a natural for a vacation rental as it is so close to the beach and downtown areas. For the first three years we offered our little vacation rental house just by word of mouth and since 2010 we have listed on VRBO which had been highly recommended to us.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  Convenient location to access all amenities and local attractions, meticulous care, private, relaxing back yard. 4 fluffy bathrobes provided; also fresh ground coffee, tea and cooking spices always on hand.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

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                  Photos

                  • Front with 2 deck chairs for enjoying morning coffee in the sun.

                    Front with 2 deck chairs for enjoying morning coffee in the sun.

                  • Living Room with Pullout Double Sofa Bed, TV, Wireless, Comfy Chairs

                    Living Room with Pullout Double Sofa Bed, TV, Wireless, Comfy Chairs

                  • Living Room.

                    Living Room.

                  • Kitchen

                    Kitchen

                  • Master Bedroom, comfy queen sized bed, fluffy robes.

                    Master Bedroom, comfy queen sized bed, fluffy robes.

                  • 2nd Bedroom with Two Twin Beds

                    2nd Bedroom with Two Twin Beds

                  • Bathroom - shower, tub, lots of storage and towels, soap etc. provided

                    Bathroom - shower, tub, lots of storage and towels, soap etc. provided

                  • Back patio, facing west

                    Back patio, facing west

                  • Gazebo with table and chairs.

                    Gazebo with table and chairs.

                  • Front view of house from street.

                    Front view of house from street.

                  • Living Room with electric fireplace for winter coziness.

                    Living Room with electric fireplace for winter coziness.

                  • Kitchen - fully equipped, microwave, fresh ground organic coffee, spices, tea

                    Kitchen - fully equipped, microwave, fresh ground organic coffee, spices, tea

                  • Kitchen looking to back yard.

                    Kitchen looking to back yard.

                  • Master Bedroom

                    Master Bedroom

                  • Twin bedroom, overlooks back yard, 2 fluffy robes.

                    Twin bedroom, overlooks back yard, 2 fluffy robes.

                  • Bathroom.

                    Bathroom.

                  • Back yard with gazebo, barbeque, table & chairs. Back yard is fully fenced and gated to lane.

                    Back yard with gazebo, barbeque, table & chairs. Back yard is fully fenced and gated to lane.

                  • Gazebo.

                    Gazebo.

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                  This listing was first published here in 2010.

                  Date last modified - Thursday, December 18, 2014

                  C$90 per night (CAD)
                  13

                  2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 12/18/14
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                  Member since: 2010
                  Speaks: english
                  • Response time: Within 12 hours
                  • Response rate: 100%
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/18/2014
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                  (250) 492-2028 (British Columbia, Canada)

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