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Rustic Retreat Cabin - Sleeps 10 - Wildlife Viewing, Fishing, Biking

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Your home away from home at Stehekin Rustic Retreat

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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Unplug and get away from it all when you journey to The Stehekin Rustic Retreat. Relax and unwind as you drink in the stunning views of McGregor Mountain, fly fish on the Stehekin River, and enjoy such outdoor activities as hiking, biking, backpacking, horseback riding, river rafting, kayaking, fishing, hunting, and more.

This home is located about 2.8 miles up Stehekin Valley Road in beautiful Stehekin at the head of Lake Chelan. The cabin sleeps up to 10 people.

Layout:
There is one large bedroom with four beds (3 twins, one queen) and full bath attached, one bedroom with two bunks, one bedroom with queen bed, a full second bath, and a queen sofa sleeper.

We also have a full residential kitchen (no auto dishwasher) and a washing machine and clothes line.

Transportation:
Stehekin is at the head of 55 mile long Lake Chelan and there are no roads that lead to Stehekin. Transportation options to Stehekin include the Lady of the Lake Ferry, private boat, and Chelan Seaplanes. We meet you upon arrival, provide transportation to and from the facility and provide basic bicycles while you stay with us.

Nearby Attractions:
Roam our 27 acres or the entire valley and return to quiet comfort & relaxation. Enjoy fishing on the Stehekin River (just a walk across the road). Walk or bike to Rainbow Falls, Buckner Orchard, Old Stehekin School, and Stehekin Pastry Company (well-known bakery). There is a shuttle bus that comes by 4 times daily to other Stehekin attractions. Excellent biking, hiking, river rafting, horseback riding.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be over 25 years old to reserve this home....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    This home features 4 twin beds and a bunkbed with a twin on top and a full on the bottom....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Pets must be well-behaved and approved in advance....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Queen Bedroom: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Large Bedroom: 1 double, 3 twin/ single, 1 bunk bed

    2 twin beds plus bunkbed (full on bottom, twin on top)...moreless

  • Twin Room: 2 twin/ single

    2 single twin beds...moreless

  • Additional Den area with a queen-sized sleeper sofa

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Main Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Full bath...moreless

  • Master Bathroom: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    including historical National Geographic library...moreless

  • DVD Player:

    TV screen with DVD player (no cable)...moreless

  • Games
  • Video Library

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Stunning views of McGregor Mountain...moreless

  • Water View:

    Riverfront with excellent fly fishing...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Riverfront with excellent fly fishing...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining:

    3 dining tables that seat up to 12 people, with 8 at the main table off the kitchen...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Heating:

    Backup electric furnace...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Washing machine provided with clothes line outside to hang clothes to dry...moreless

  • Wood Stove:

    Main heat for house is wood stove...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen:

    Full residential kitchen, no auto dishwasher...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    Single speed adult bikes Two child bikes...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Outdoor charcoal barbeque...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter 2015
Oct 15 - Mar 31, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,365

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$195
$1,365

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Pet Fee $40 + tax
  • Cleaning Fee $160
  • Tax Rate 10.2%

Notes:

Pet fee is $40 per pet

50% due upon booking, and the remaining 50% is due 30 days prior to arrival


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting manager when booking.


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Last updated: 05/24/2015
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Location

2.5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Stehekin Airport
2.8 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Lady of the Lake
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Stehekin Pastry Company

Stunning view of McGregor Mountain, 1/2 m. from the bakery and Rainbow Falls.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 1983

About: In about 1981 while in Command of a nuclear submarine, my wife of 39 years and I were living in Connecticut. We embarked on a research project to find the perfect place to retire after the Navy with a hope of living in the Northwest. Our research led us to Stehekin by name. In 1990 we retired and moved our three children to Stehekin with a dream of building a Bible Camp for all to use. We quickly adapted to the lifestyle in Stehekin and built much of the infrastructure for the camp as well as raising our children. Our vacation rental today is in a modified version of the three bedroom/two bath home we rebuilt in Stehekin.

Why Stehekin:
Stehekin is special! This world-class destination affords magnificent natural wonders, quiet, safety, unique lifestyles, and much, much more. Stehekin is... what America was. This feeling will grasp you as you explore this scenic valley of enchantment. Rainbow Falls, 312 ft., punctuates the grandeur of the valley and is only half-mile from our vacation rental.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Few other locations in the 48 states are so remote, pristine, scenic, and peaceful as Stehekin. Accessible only by boat or plane, the pollution of mind, spirit, and body so prevalent elsewhere is absent in Stehekin. A gateway to the North Cascades National Park, hiking trails abound. The small community of approximately 100 souls will gladly demonstrate their unique one room log school house, lifestyle, and perspective on the outside world. In Stehekin you step back in time but ahead in quality of life.


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Photos

  • Your home away from home at Stehekin Rustic Retreat

    Your home away from home at Stehekin Rustic Retreat

  • Side view of Stehekin Rustic Retreat

    Side view of Stehekin Rustic Retreat

  • 10 bicycles available for your use while staying at this home

    10 bicycles available for your use while staying at this home

  • Enter the cabin in this stove room

    Enter the cabin in this stove room

  • View from stove room into living room

    View from stove room into living room

  • Kitchen and dining area

    Kitchen and dining area

  • Living room and dining room

    Living room and dining room

  • Twin beds

    Twin beds

  • Organ pass-through room

    Organ pass-through room

  • View of Stehekin River from the cabin

    View of Stehekin River from the cabin

  • Gorgeous views of the Stehekin River and mountains

    Gorgeous views of the Stehekin River and mountains

  • Lady of the Lake ferry on Lake Chelan transports passengers to and from Stehekin

    Lady of the Lake ferry on Lake Chelan transports passengers to and from Stehekin

  • Stehekin Rustic Retreat

    Stehekin Rustic Retreat

  • The Stehekin River

    The Stehekin River

  • Enjoy local wildlife from the comfort of this home and throughout the area

    Enjoy local wildlife from the comfort of this home and throughout the area

  • Extra dining table located in the downstairs stove room

    Extra dining table located in the downstairs stove room

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • Den with sleeper sofa

    Den with sleeper sofa

  • Living Room at Stehekin Rustic Retreat

    Living Room at Stehekin Rustic Retreat

  • Large room with 2 twin beds and a bunk bed (twin on top and full on bottom)

    Large room with 2 twin beds and a bunk bed (twin on top and full on bottom)

  • Twin beds

    Twin beds

  • An excellent place to fly fish in the Stehekin River

    An excellent place to fly fish in the Stehekin River

  • Local wildlife - mountain goats!

    Local wildlife - mountain goats!

  • View of Lake Chelan from seaplane - an excellent way to get to Stehekin!

    View of Lake Chelan from seaplane - an excellent way to get to Stehekin!

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within an hour
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/24/2015
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