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At the Folk Tree Lodge we have 2 log cabins (see our other listing # 328506) The Beaver House, is a barn style cabin of 2000 sq ft built in 1982 and renovated in 2006 .It can accommodate up to 14 people. For this house, we have chosen a country contemporary style, warm and colorful. This large cabin is equipped with a full kitchen, spacious common area, 4 beautiful bedrooms with unique beds handcrafted by Alvise , the owner. 2 bathrooms. The view over the pasture from the dining area is a special treat. Please always check with us for availability, the calendar cannot be updated with the different rental solutions that we can offer you. The Deer House (4 bedrooms) is 2000 sq ft 1954 log cabin, completely renovated and decorated by the owner, a local folk artist, and his wife. The living/dining area with its astonishing granite/wood fireplace and its original oak floors is perfect for a relaxing evening. The sunroom, overlooking a private yard sheltered by spruce and poplar, is a great space for any kind of activity. It is equipped with a great queen sofa bed for extra guests. Each of the four bedrooms, is a masterpiece with hand carved log beds, exotic draperies and decoupage ceiling.
Very private setting on 154 acres of forest and pasture near the picturesque Bragg Creek, 30 km SW of Calgary. The Folk Tree Lodge property offers opportunities for relaxing, leisure strolling, nature walks ,picnic, wildlife and bird watching. The presence of water, ponds and creek and the forest are a magnet for the local wildlife. You can enjoy the trails, the ponds or relax on the private deck and read or play in the sun room or sit around the fire.
The one of a kind lodging, the diverse natural environment , and the nearby area create the opportunity for a truly special vacation.
Keywords: Cabin, country home, barn house, cottage, private home, forested, acreage, nature, eco
Spring Low Season Jan 5 - Jun 25, 2015 2 night min stay
Summer High Season Jun 26 - Sep 7, 2015 4 night min stay
Fall Low Season Sep 8 - Dec 17, 2015 2 night min stay
Winter High Season Dec 18 - Jan 3, 2016 4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Rater are intended for each unit. Summer and Christmas season min. stay is 4 nights.
25% reservation deposit. Balance due upon arrival
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About the owner: We moved from Italy in 2000, attracted by the beauty of the natural surroundings. We consider ourselves, the temporary keepers of this land and we pride ourselves in being low-impact on the environment. Recycling activities are part of our daily life.Sustainable gardening and other sustainable activities are our passion. We are researching into permaculture to integrate all the systems of our property into an organic design.
Why the Owner Chose Calgary: Bragg Creek is a special place in the foothills of the Rockies. The atmosphere around here is relaxed and joyful, people are friendly, shops are unique, restaurants are famous, walks are relaxing, view are breathtaking. Good entertainment is always available at local events like Bragg Creek Days (July), Christmas Artisan Sale (November) , Farmers Market (all summer) , Bragg Creek Painter sale (June), Banded Peak Challenge (June) Bragg Creek Festival (May), T’suu T’ina Rodeo (July)
The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House: If simply relaxing and embracing the peaceful atmosphere of the country is not enough for you, the Folk Tree Lodge property offers opportunities for leisure strolling , nature walks, picnics, and wildlife/bird watching. The nearby Kananaskis Country is the perfect environment for any kind of outdoor experience you are looking for. Down Highway 66, you can visit the Elbow Falls, Allen Bill Pond, and the Beaver Flat. You can hike any of the numerous trails, bike or mountain-bike, go horseback riding, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, or you can enjoy a picnic with your friends and family at Forgetmenot Pond.