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One Mile Waterfront with Dock and Boathouse

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Last updated: 01/20/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Nelson house description

Relax, have a drink on the deck, soak in the hot tub and enjoy all that this waterfront vacation home in Nelson has to offer. The property sits on 180 feet of private waterfront one mile from Nelson and is only 20 minutes drive from legendary powder skiing at Whitewater ski resort. The expansive yard, huge dock and covered boathouse is the complete package to experience a full lakefront family vacation. During the summer the kids will enjoy the Rave water trampoline with Aqua Launch and Aqua Log. Go for a paddle on the stand up paddle board or double kayak. Our main 4 bedroom suite consists of four comfortable bedrooms and one bathroom located on the main level of the house. The main suite can accommodate up to 6 guests. In addition, we now offer a separate 2 bedroom suite located above the main floor suite. This would be suitable for parties of more than 6 guests already renting the main suite. The upper two bedroom suite can accommodate up to 4 more guests (additional $200/night).

Main Floor Suite: The four large bedrooms all contain queen size beds (portable infant crib available). There is a three piece bathroom with shower and jacuzzi tub. The main floor suite is over 1800 sq/ft with additional 600 sq/ft sundeck with remote awning, gas BBQ, and chiminea. The open floor plan contains a fully equipped kitchen, living room with 47' flat screen TV, DVD, and Bluetooth media player, foosball table, and Wi-Fi.

Upper 2 Bedroom Suite: One queen bed and a double/twin bunk. There is an additional full bathroom, kitchen, dining and living area. Large deck. 42' flat screen TV, Wi-Fi. Accommodates up to four more guests.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Children Welcome:

            The main floor suite contains four bedrooms all with queen size beds. It is best suited for a large family or two smaller families (up to 6 people). Now available is a separate upper floor two bedroom suite which has one queen bed and a double/twin bunk beds. There is also an additional kitchen, bathroom and living room. **Please Note** Basement suite is occupied by long term tenant. ...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered:

            Please inquire about bringing your pets. ...moreless

          • Wheelchair Accessible

          Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen


          • Bedroom 4: 1 queen


          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 baby crib, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            very large room off deck. 28x14. Gas fireplace....moreless

          • Bedroom 5: 1 queen

            In separate upper floor 2 bedroom suite...moreless

          • Bedroom 6: 1 double, 1 twin/ single, 1 bunk bed

            In separate upper two bedroom suite...moreless

          • Large spacious rooms. Bedrooms 5 and 6 are located in separate upper two bedroom suite. Suite is available to parties of more than 6 guests. ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub


          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub

            Located in separate upper two bedroom suite...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • There is also a large fire pit located on the south west side of the property. Perfect for roasting hot dogs and marsh mellows while overlooking Nelson's night lights. *Please Note*We are transitioning from long term type tenancy. In the interest of full transparency we would like to inform potential guests there is a long term tenant who rents the basement one bedroom suite at the property. The two suites are well separated. The yard, dock and boathouse are for the exclusive use of our vacation rental guests. **Also please read our rental agreement regarding vehicle access; low clearance vehicles may have difficulty clearing the water bar on the driveway and two wheel drive vehicles may have difficulty with traction in the winter. Please call for more information**...moreless


              • DVD Player
              • Foosball
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo:

                Bluetooth Media Player...moreless

              • Television


              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities


              • Churches
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Water Parks

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Ice Skating
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Racquetball
              • Rock Climbing
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Skiing
              • Snowboarding
              • Snowmobiling
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Whitewater Rafting
              • Wind-Surfing


              • Dining
              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people


              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace:

                located in bedroom #1...moreless

              • Garage:

                Carport parking for 2 vehicles...moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet:


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

                Parking for up to 4 vehicles. Covered parking for 2 vehicles...moreless

              • Telephone
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine


              • Coffee Maker
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Freezer
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster


              • Deck / Patio:

                Remote control awning, Chimnea...moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                one double kayak plus one smaller kayak. one stand up paddle board...moreless

              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Ski & Snowboard

              Payment Type

              • Amex
              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Pool / Spa

                  • Hot Tub


                  Write a review 4.6
                  from 8 traveler reviews
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Dec 15 - Mar 31, 2015
                  2 night min stay

                  Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$50 per night, per additional guest

                  Low Season
                  Apr 1 - May 31, 2015
                  2 night min stay

                  Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$50 per night, per additional guest

                  Shoulder Summer
                  Jun 1 - Jun 30, 2015
                  4 night min stay

                  Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$50 per night, per additional guest

                  Peak Summer
                  Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$50 per night, per additional guest

                  Shoulder Summer
                  Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2015
                  3 night min stay

                  Rates are based on 8 guests; add C$100 per night, per additional guest

                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay

                  Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$50 per night, per additional guest

                  Additional information about rental rates


                  • Refundable Damage Deposit C$300
                  • Tax Rate 5%


                  Peak Summer (July-August) $450/night

                  Winter Season (December -March) $325/night

                  Shoulder Season (June, September) $375/night

                  Low Season (April, May, October, Nov) $300/night

                  Upper 2 bedroom suite available $200/night. **For parties larger than 6 guests renting the main 4 bd suite already. To book upper 2 bd suite select 10 guests only when booking using 'Book It' button to obtain correct pricing**

                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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                  Last updated: 01/20/2015
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                  40 Kilometres
                  Nearest Airport
                  Castlegar Airport
                  2 Kilometres
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Bogustown Neighbourhood Pub
                  30 Kilometres
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Balfour Ferry
                  5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Golf
                  Granite Pointe Golf Club
                  657 Kilometres
                  Nearest Train
                  1 Kilometres
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Highway 3A
                  4 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Jackson's Hole and Grill
                  20 Kilometres
                  Nearest Ski
                  Whitewater Ski Resort
                  2 Kilometres
                  Nearest Beach
                  Lakeside Public Beach

                  Car: Necessary

                  The award winning town of Nelson has a multitude of events and attractions to offer. From Arts and Culture to Sports and Leisure as well as excellent dinning and nightlife, Nelson seems to have it all. Make sure you visit Jackson's Hole and Grill or the Hume Hotel for some of Nelsons best food and great atmosphere. Only 20 minutes from town, Nelson's world renowned Whitewater ski resort opens in December offering skiers a powder experience like no other! A must do!


                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2003

                  About the owner: This is such an amazing area to live, visit and explore. Many great family memories!

                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english



                  • Kitchen on main

                    Kitchen on main

                  • Main Living room

                    Main Living room

                  • Master bedroom on main

                    Master bedroom on main

                  • Upper Suite Living room

                    Upper Suite Living room

                  • Dining area on main

                    Dining area on main

                  • main living room

                    main living room

                  • Master bedroom on main

                    Master bedroom on main

                  • second bedroom on main

                    second bedroom on main

                  • Bathroom on Main

                    Bathroom on Main

                  • Upper Suite Kitchen

                    Upper Suite Kitchen

                  VRBO #444564

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                  This listing was first published here in 2012.

                  Date last modified - Saturday, January 24, 2015

                  C$300 - C$450 per night (CAD)
                  Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
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                  Member since: 2012
                  Speaks: english
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                  • Response rate: 100%
                  • Calendar last updated: 01/20/2015
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                  One Mile Waterfront With Dock And Boathouse

                  Nelson #444564

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