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Experience Wavehill; a Dream Location in the Wild Cat Hills

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Last updated: 10/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Canmore estate description

With a steady stream of 5 star ratings Wavehill continues to provide a true sanctuary for those seeking a very high-end vacation experience. Much more than a spectacular 3 bedroom log and stone home, Wavehill is more like a mini resort that was built with total Hedonism in mind. The home feels much larger than its 4400 sq ft and is lavishly furnished with high quality artworks, memorabilia and rare antiques. Over the years Wavehill has been the backdrop to numerous photo shoots, guests include famous models, artists, musicians, movie stars and iconic business leaders. Immersed in nature and all its glory on a daily basis.
This magnificent hillside property of over 80 acres is bordered on all sides by crown land and the Rocky Mountain Forestry Reserve. Wavehill offers stunning, uninterrupted views across the adjacent valley to the Rocky Mountains, providing the ultimate in privacy and seclusion, yet is less than an hour scenic drive to downtown Banff or Calgary.

Other features include a theater, outside jacuzzi, huge 8 person shower with stereo, pool table, full size-gym and hilltop observatory with 240 degree panoramic views.

This is a destination where you instantly decompress and escape. Because of the homes exceptional hilltop positioning you are literally siting in a vortex of natural energy. It is a home of tranquility and serenity that every visitor to Wavehill comments on when they arrive and remember long after they leave.
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SKI; Skiing enthusiasts can enjoy wonderful day skiing at Sunshine village or Nikiska in Kananaskis country. Both are an easy beautiful scenic drive from the Wavehill property.

GOLF: There are several world class golf courses to choose from; Glen Eagles golf course is located in Cochrane.
Kananaskis Country golf course in Kananaskis country
Silver Tip golf course in Canmore, all have spectacular views of the Canadian Rockies.

QUADING, SNOWMOBILING, MOTOCROSS ; Wavehill borders the Rocky Mountain Forestry reserve which is accessed directly from the property This location provides some of Canada's best off road trails, scenery and destinations .

OTHER ACTIVITIES; Nearby there is paintball, horse riding, and wonderful secluded riverside walking trails or you can hike to Lake Minnewanka from a nearby turnoff. Waiparous creek and the Ghost river are favorite spots for fly fishing and picnicking.
Bird watching, can be particularly rewarding and is done from the decks of the home., Wavehill is located on the hillside of a valley, which attracts huge Golden and Bald Eagles that soar endlessly riding the wind currents.

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Keywords: spectacular, private retreat, luxury get away, panoramic mountain views, exceptional features, gym, theater, observatory,ideal for family reunions, honeymoons. health and wellness.

Property Type

  • Estate
  • 5400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 8-12

          Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Entertainment

          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Foosball
          • Music Library:

            cd player 20 cd's mixed music...moreless

          • Pool Table
          • Satellite / Cable:

            full satellite package, movies, sports etc...moreless

          • Stereo
          • Television:

            60' in master bedroom, 10ft screen in Theater, tv in kitchen and master bathroom. ...moreless

          • VCR
          • Video Library:

            20 dvd's mixed subject matter...moreless

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Spa

          Attractions

          • Cinemas
          • Restaurants

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Fitness Center
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Bird Watching
          • Boating
          • Eco Tourism
          • Horseback Riding
          • Photography
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Sledding
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

          • Mountain View:

            stunning views of the rocky mountains and valleys...moreless

          • Rural:

            Property borders Rocky Mountain forestry reserve, unspoilt nature. ...moreless

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cross Country Skiing
          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Fly Fishing
          • Golf
          • Hiking
          • Hunting
          • Ice Skating
          • Jet Skiing
          • Kayaking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Mountain Climbing
          • Mountaineering
          • Rafting
          • Rock Climbing
          • Sailing
          • Skiing
          • Snowboarding
          • Snowmobiling
          • Swimming
          • Water Skiing
          • Wind-Surfing

          Dining

          • Dining:

            there two dining areas, one that seats 8 and one that seats 4. ...moreless

          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 6 people

          General

          • Broadband Access
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Covered Parking
          • Fitness Room / Equipment:

            1000 sq ft gym with entertainment center and 2 fold down futon couches...moreless

          • Garage
          • Hair Dryer
          • Heating:

            central heating ...moreless

          • Internet
          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided
          • Living Room
          • Parking:

            parking for 6-8 vehicles ...moreless

          • Telephone
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine
          • Wireless Internet
          • Wood Fireplace:

            (3)...moreless

          • Wood Stove

          Kitchen

          • Coffee Maker
          • Cooking Utensils:

            full compliment of cooking utensils...moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Dishwasher
          • Kitchen:

            all normal appliances including, juicer, waffle maker, steamer....moreless

          • Microwave
          • Oven
          • Refrigerator:

            (2) large 2 door...moreless

          • Stove
          • Toaster

          Outside

          • Deck / Patio:

            over 1000 sq ft of deck space...moreless

          • Golf
          • Kayak / Canoe:

            Kayak at Ghost Dam...moreless

          • Outdoor Grill
          • Ski & Snowboard:

            Sunshine, Kiniska, Banff....moreless

          Payment Type

          • Mastercard
          • Visa

          Pool / Spa

           

          Reviews

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          Rental basis: Per property
          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          My Standard Rate
          2 night min stay
          $600 $900
          Fri, Sat, Sun
          $4,900 $15,000

          Rates are based on 8 guests; add $100 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 and Rental Conditions:

          • Property Damage Protection $89
          • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
          • one time cleaning fee $250 + tax
          • Tax Rate 5%

          Notes:

          Rates vary from $600- $1200 per night depending on season, length of stay and number of guests.


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          Last updated: 10/21/2014
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          Location

          1 Miles
          Nearest Airport
          calgary
          35 Miles
          Nearest Barpub
          cochrane
          27 Kilometres
          Nearest Motorway
          hwy 1a
          1 Miles
          Nearest Ski
          sunshine

          paintball, horse riding, riverside walks, quad riding from front door

           

          Owner info

          Year Purchased: 2000

          About the owner: I arrived in Calgary 12 years ago and had dreamed of owning a luxury resort style log home in the mountains. I searched all the typical areas to find a suitable location, Bragg Creek, Canmore and Kananaskis Country, but found these areas very congested. What i really wanted was total privacy, complete silence and panoramic views. I couldn't fine such a place and ultimately paid a deposit on a double block in Canmore, but i couldn't get comfortable with the decision that i had made. Fortunately a friend told me of an acreage that had a partially built log home that bordered the Rocky Mountain Forestry Reserve NW of Cochrane. As soon as i saw the property i fell in love with the possibilities and promptly cancelled the Canmore contract. I spent a year finishing the home and included lots of exceptional features so that i could totally indulge myself as well as entertain corporate clients, friends and family.

          Why the Owner Chose Canmore:
          You can enjoy day outings to a number of world class destinations in the surrounding areas and then escape to a place of great beauty, peace and total silence where you can escape the congestion of the tourist destinations.

          The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
          The full size Gym, Hill top observatory, 10 ft theater screen, multi zone sound system, 8 person shower with inside stereo, outside fire pits and 2 jacuzzi's are enough to keep everyone happy and occupied. The property is also ideal as an executive retreat, honeymoons and family reunions.


          Contact us

          Speaks: english

           

          Photos

          • Front View of Wavehill

            Front View of Wavehill

          • Wavehill Kitchen, granite counters.

            Wavehill Kitchen, granite counters.

          • Main level guest bedroom, ensuite and walk-in wardrobe.

            Main level guest bedroom, ensuite and walk-in wardrobe.

          • Master suite Jacuzzi, has walk-in shower, walk-in wardrobe, TV, stereo.

            Master suite Jacuzzi, has walk-in shower, walk-in wardrobe, TV, stereo.

          • Loft gym, sound system, spectacular views, fridge, TV.

            Loft gym, sound system, spectacular views, fridge, TV.

          • Lower level theater, 10ft drop down screen.

            Lower level theater, 10ft drop down screen.

          • Back deck, outside jacuzzi, fire-pit and log bed.

            Back deck, outside jacuzzi, fire-pit and log bed.

          • Spectacular view from Wavehill

            Spectacular view from Wavehill

          • lounge room detail.

            lounge room detail.

          • Lower level shower room.

            Lower level shower room.

          • En-suite main floor guest room.

            En-suite main floor guest room.

          • lounge room with wood burning stove and cathedral ceilings.

            lounge room with wood burning stove and cathedral ceilings.

          • Wavehill Kitchen, granite counters

            Wavehill Kitchen, granite counters

          • Lower level bedroom, separate seating area and opens onto deck.

            Lower level bedroom, separate seating area and opens onto deck.

          • 8 person steam shower sound system, double sinks, WC.

            8 person steam shower sound system, double sinks, WC.

          • Lower level, pool table, wet bar, seating area, fireplace, 9ft french doors.

            Lower level, pool table, wet bar, seating area, fireplace, 9ft french doors.

          • Lower level lounge area.

            Lower level lounge area.

          • Wavehill hilltop observatory, fire pit and log stove.

            Wavehill hilltop observatory, fire pit and log stove.

          • second private dining area on main floor.

            second private dining area on main floor.

          • Lower level stair case.

            Lower level stair case.

          • Hill top observatory

            Hill top observatory

          • Wavehill portion of rear deck and fire pit.

            Wavehill portion of rear deck and fire pit.

          VRBO #371531

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          This listing was first published here in 2011.

          Date last modified - Tuesday, October 21, 2014

          $600 - $900 per night (USD)
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          3 Bedroom / 4.5 Bathroom
          Sleeps 12

          View calendar: Updated 10/21/14
          Minimum stay: 2 nights
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          Member since: 2011
          Speaks: english
          • Calendar last updated 10/21/2014
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          Canmore #371531

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