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Beach, Lakefront Mara Lake 2 BR Luxury Condo Pool Hot Tub Boat Slip

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Last updated: 08/01/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Unit #310 Grandview Shores.
on beautiful Mara Lake is a luxury vacation condo located on Highway 97A at the edge of Sicamous, BC in the heart of British Colombia’s Shuswap Valley. It is located at the North End of the Okanagan Valley.

Driving distances:
Calgary to Sicamous 480 km
Kelowna to Sicamous 122 km
Vancouver to Sicamous 491 km
Edmonton to Sicamous 778 km

Located on 2 acres of property with prime west exposure (afternoon/evening sun) beachfront on beautiful Mara Lake, Grandview shores is perfectly located. This 41 unit condo development is located on the site of former Mara Lake inn, on the edge of the town of Sicamous, within easy walking distance to downtown shopping and ice cream.

Architecture is tasteful and elegant Cape Cod styling. Amenities include a swimming pool, hot tub, sandy beach, swimming area, private marina (1 assigned boat slip) and underground parking (1 assigned stall) plus outside visitor stalls.

Well laid out 1052 sq ft; 2 bedrooms each with full ensuite bathroom; master bedroom – 1 queen size pillowtop bed and 1 double size pillowtop bed;
2nd bedroom – 1 queen size pillowtop bed;
linens provided; living room with leather queen sofabed, loveseat, and ottomans; kitchen includes stainless steel appliances (refrigerator, stove, dishwasher, and microwave), maple cabinets, and an island with 3 chairs; dining room table setting for 8 people;
telephone, TV, Blu-ray DVD, stereo, high speed wireless internet in unit, at pool, marina & beach, cable TV; Netflix
Extra large stacking washer/dryer;
Private deck with patio furniture and BBQ;
Third floor location with 9’ ceilings, close to elevator;
Magnificent view from both bedrooms, living room, and deck straight out over the pool to the swimming area, marina, lake and surrounding mountains;
Private boat slip in marina;
Underground, secured & heated parking (1 stall) plus visitor stalls outside;
Central air conditioning and heat;
Hot tub and swimming pool (open May – Sept);
Sandy beach area;
Unit is fully equipped with everything you need for your holiday.

Please note:
- Pets are not allowed by the Strata.
- Smoking is not permitted in the condo.


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Property Type

  • 3 story
  • Condo
  • On floor 3
  • 1052 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


  • Books:

    Assorted paperback novels in games room to use/borrow/keep....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room:

    Ping pong table; foozball table; pool table...moreless

  • Music Library:

    Some backup copies of personal DVDs & CDs in condo...moreless

  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Also have Netflix active via Blu-ray DVD player...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library:

    Some backup copies of personal DVDs in condo...moreless


  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Golf Course Front:

    Hyde Mountain...moreless

  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain View
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    1 reserved stall...moreless

  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Treadmill, elliptical, other assorted equipment...moreless

  • Free Long Distance:

    Free long distance to Calgary...moreless

  • Garage:

    Underground parkade...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Central furnace/AC...moreless

  • Internet:

    Wifi and Netflix access as well as cable TV. Wifi available thru unit, beach, marina, even partway across the lake if you just can't really get away....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking:

    1 reserved stall plus visitor parking 72 hours max...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Visitor parking 72 hours max...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    All inside linens provided. Bring your own beach towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Balcony:

    View over lake, marina and swimming pool....moreless

  • Bicycles:

    Keep set of adult/kids bikes there, available for use if desired....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Hyde Mountain nearby spectacular, boat across the lake & they'll pick you up at the marina; Eagle River right in town also....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Grassy area large enough for games, events...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    Courts nearby in town....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer peak2
Aug 1 - Aug 15, 2015
7 night min stay

Late summer
Aug 16 - Sep 12, 2015
7 night min stay

Off peak
Sep 13 - Jun 25, 2016
4 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit C$500
  • Taxes Not included


No smoking, no pets. If cancel and re-rent, fully refund. If cancel and do not re-rent then forfeit deposit or balance paid.

Mail cheque or email transfer. $500 to book and balance of rent due 30 days prior

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Last updated: 08/01/2015
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115 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
3 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
The Anchor, Moose Mulligans, Brothers, The Burner
2 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Hyde Mountain 5 min across the lake by boat
3 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Cool rotating bridge boat thru Sicamous Narrows
0.1 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
90 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Silver Star, Vernon or Revelstoke
0.1 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Right in front of our place!

Car: Recommended

Mara Lake is the first lake in the Shuswap lakes, as the water turns over as it flows onward out the Fraser watershed. The lake is sheltered by surrounding hills and offers many mornings of pristine water skiing and is connected via the Narrows for boat acess to the entire Shuswap Lake system. Summer weather is usually stunning, sunny most days, and generally at least 10 DegC higher than Calgary and warm through the evenings.

There is plenty to do in the Shuswap Valley 12 months a year: besides boasting some of the best boating and fishing waters in BC, the region features first class golf, mountain biking, water-skiing, snowboarding, skiing and snowmobiling. There are nearby hiking trails for all skill levels including Sicamous Creek Trails, Simms Creek Loop Trail, Eagle River Nature Park, Malakwa Suspension Bridge, and Gorge Creek Trail. Hyde Mountain golf course is spectacular and you can boat 5 minutes across the lake and they will pick you up on the dock!

Bask in the sunshine on the beach and enjoy numerous water activities. Bring your own boat or rent one and explore the Shuswap Lake system, which has over 1000 km of shoreline and is a top boating destination in Western Canada. Enjoy activities at the Narrows, or hideout at secluded picnic or hiking areas accessible only by boat, bring some firewood & have a hot dog lunch & smores. Or learn to wakeboard or slalom ski from professional instructors at Shuswap Ski & Board. Bring your downriggers for fishing, photograph it and then let it get away.

Get out for an early morning wakeboard or ski on the still waters of Mara Lake or tube and bounce it up a bit. Then for something different, buzz to the Shuswap Lakes on your boat, check out the floating stores, have dinner over at Hyde Mountain or up at Narrows Village, anchor & hike to Margaret or Alba Falls, or picnic at one of the many water access only campgrounds on the lake system.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: Tremendous family laughs, memories and friends in our cozy development, lots of young families. Our kids are always asking 'when are we going back to Mara Lake?'

Why the Owner Chose Sicamous:
Closest awesome lake to Calgary, love all things water. Prefer the family time and ease of driving vs flying. New, easy and comfortable, enjoy the convenience of being able to walk into town but the privacy and peace of being on the edge of town. Looked out over the lake and loved it.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Smallness of a 40 unit development but amenities like the swimming pool, hot tub, marina and beach. Really fell in love with the lake after we bought a boat and began to explore the shoreline, bays and different arms of the Shuswaps.

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  • View from marina

    View from marina

  • Looking toward Narrows

    Looking toward Narrows

  • Canada Day annual fireworks

    Canada Day annual fireworks

  • Margaret Falls Shuwap lake

    Margaret Falls Shuwap lake

  • Sand castle contest, town beach park

    Sand castle contest, town beach park

  • Pool our unit 3rd floor overlooking lake/pool

    Pool our unit 3rd floor overlooking lake/pool

  • Marina, need to get a new photo with upgraded breakwater & Legacy marina behind

    Marina, need to get a new photo with upgraded breakwater & Legacy marina behind

  • Jumping off rock on Mara

    Jumping off rock on Mara

  • Margaret Falls Shuswap Lake go via boat

    Margaret Falls Shuswap Lake go via boat

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