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Main House w/ Mountain View Suite on top floor

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Penticton house description

We offer the beauty of the mountains, fresh air and fresh well water, a vegetable garden with lots of greens when they are ready, as well as some new chickens. They may be laying sometime this summer but if you have kids, they'll love to help feed them. This is a working hobby farm and we are just getting underway. Two milking goats are arriving later this summer.

If anyone is interested in Yoga, we have a resident Kudalini instructor who will be doing daily yoga exercises. People are welcome to join her every morning at 6 AM.

The mountain behind the property is steep and great for hiking and exploring. There are often wild horses grazing on the fields behind us and lots of wonderful views to see if you can take the 45 minute hike to the top.

Down the road is Apex Guest Ranch and they have trail rides all summer for very reasonable rates.

Come join us in our corner of paradise. It's rough and ready and reality at it's best.

Penticton benefits from its unique setting between Okanagan and Skaha Lakes. Bounded by forested ridges, clay bank cliffs and granite bluffs with easy access to mountain lakes and winter resorts, there's a strong focus on outdoor recreation that can be experienced in all seasons.

But Penticton is also centred in Okanagan wine country and rich agricultural lands provide fresh ingredients for local menus, making this a growing food and wine destination with an abundance of urban attractions for culturally-minded visitors.

Water Activities
With the beaches of Okanagan Lake to the north and Skaha Lake to the south, summer in Penticton is the time to get wet. Swim, fish, kayak, wakeboard, water ski, jet ski, windsurf and kite surf. On Okanagan Lake, beginners try a tandem flight, experts fly solo, with Penticton Parasail Adventures. Board the Casabella Princess for an afternoon cruise.

Skaha Lake is home to even more adventure with excellent conditions for wind and kite surfers. Public boat launch areas on both lakes provide easy access for visitors towing their own boats and all the toys are readily available for rent.

For the ultimate lazy summer day, join the party floating the Okanagan River Channel that connects the two lakes. Rent a tube from Coyote Cruises or bring one and take their shuttle. Anglers cast a line in the big lakes or take to the high country.

Land Activities
Hiking and cycling trails abound in and around Penticton. Stroll the Kiwanis Promenade along Okanagan Beach, follow the pathway beside the Okanagan River Channel or set off for Munson Mountain lookout. Take to the countryside for a quiet ride through vineyards and orchards, check out the scenery and historic sites on the KVR (Kettle Valley Railway) Trail or head to Ellis Canyon in the highlands. To jack up the adrenaline, mountain bikers attack the technical challenges of Three Blind Mice trails, while rock climbers tackle the world famous Skaha Bluffs.

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            no minimum age...moreless

          • Senior Adults Only Community:

            lots of seniors and retirees in Penticton...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Considered
          • Smoking Allowed:

            Smoking must be done outside on the deck please...moreless

          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

          • There are 4 dormers in the suite. One is the kitchen, one is the bathroom, and 2 are the bedrooms....moreless

          Bathrooms: 0 Bathrooms

          • The bathroom has a walk-in shower which is curtained and larger than a normal stall. Sink and toilet are normal....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • For a family with children, this is ideal. For a peaceful getaway for a romantic week of hummingbirds and sunsets, of fresh vegetables and local berry picking, and hiking, Pine Mountain has it right here. For bicycling, swimming. boating, or rock climbing the Penticton area is perfect....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books:

                We have an extensive library of novels, history books, art books, nature books, etc....moreless

              • DVD Player:

                no HD or Blue ray DVD player...moreless

              • Game Room:

                none available...moreless

              • Games:

                none available...moreless

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Family
              • Romantic

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Mountain View:

                    You can see the mountains from 4 directions...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Paragliding
                  • Parasailing
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Sailing
                  • Skiing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    There are 2 tables in case some like eating out on the deck. There's also a counter with 2 stools by the kitchen....moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning:

                    There are ceiling fans. We've never needed AC....moreless

                  • Clothes Dryer:

                    There are clothes racks, but no dryer available....moreless

                  • Fireplace:

                    none available...moreless

                  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

                    There is a recumbent bicycle which can be used....moreless

                  • Garage:

                    Not available...moreless

                  • Heating:

                    For chilly nights, there is baseboard heating....moreless

                  • Internet:

                    Wifi-satellite internet...moreless

                  • Linens Provided:

                    bedding, pillows, sheets, blankets, and towels provided...moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    The living room has a large couch and an easy chair...moreless

                  • Parking:

                    Plenty of space to park you vehicles....moreless

                  • Telephone:

                    Landline available. Long distance included for US and Canada. Other long distance to be made with calling card....moreless

                  • Towels Provided:

                    bath towels and beach towels provided...moreless

                  • Washing Machine:

                    Laundry must be done in town....moreless

                  • Wood Stove:

                    The main source of heat is a wood stove but it is located on the main floor....moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker:

                    Electric Mr. Coffee...moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    plenty of dishes, utensils, pots and pans, knives, grater, sieve, blender, cups, glasses...moreless

                  • Kitchen:

                    Fridge, freezer, stove and oven, blender, electric kettle, toaster....moreless

                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items:

                    spices, paper products...moreless

                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Balcony:

                    no balcony-just a very large deck...moreless

                  • Bicycles:

                    Bikes can be rented in town....moreless

                  • Boat:

                    Al kinds of boats can be rented in town....moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    The deck is uncovered and overlooks the garden and the mountains. It has lots of lawn chairs and a hammock for sunbathing....moreless

                  • Golf:

                    At least three golf courses in the area....moreless

                  • Kayak / Canoe:

                    There are places to rent kayaks and canoes and rowboats in twon....moreless

                  • Lanai / Gazebo:

                    no gazebo or lanai...moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    The lawn is where the trampoline and the vegetable garden are located. Not large enough for huge events but small gatherings....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    propane BBQ...moreless

                  • Ski & Snowboard:

                    Apex Ski Resort is 10 minutes away and open in the winter months....moreless

                  • Tennis:

                    Public tennis courts in town...moreless

                  • Water Sports Gear:

                    We do not supply any water gear...moreless

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Communal Pool:

                    There's a community pool in town....moreless

                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  June 2015
                  Jun 1 - Jun 30, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  C$700 C$2,800
                  July and August
                  Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  C$800 C$3,200
                  September 2015
                  Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  C$700 C$2,800
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit C$300
                  • cleaning C$75
                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  For the months of June and September, we offer a break in the basic rate.

                  Instead of $800.00 per week, we can lower the price to $700.00.

                  We require 50% down upon booking with the balance due upon arrival.

                  The best way to pay the initial fee is using e-tranfers to my email address. (anneessler2@gmail.com)


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                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2002

                  About the owner: Our corner of paradise is owned by 4 of us: Anne, a recent widower, 1 son, Regan, and 2 daughters, Meredith and Colleen. Two grandsons, Iian (10) and Rio (4) are also here to help entertain the guests, take care of the animals, pick the raspberries and do some weeding.

                  Why the Owner Chose Penticton:
                  Grandpa was raised around Penticton and returned here with his family after retirement. He remembers Penticton when it was all orchards and gardens, with only 5000 people, and not the 40,000 here now.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  Kids love this place because of the animals and the other kids here to show them around. The trampoline holds great attraction. Even when it is scorching hot in town, there's always a breeze out here at night to cool things off and keep the insects gone.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • Main House w/ Mountain  View Suite on top floor

                    Main House w/ Mountain View Suite on top floor

                  • Mountainview Suite is located on the top floor of the main house

                    Mountainview Suite is located on the top floor of the main house

                  • hummingbirds all summer

                    hummingbirds all summer

                  • Sunrise

                    Sunrise

                  • The chickens are laying.

                    The chickens are laying.

                  • a bountiful year

                    a bountiful year

                  • Son and grandsons

                    Son and grandsons

                  VRBO #485254

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                  This listing was first published here in 2013.

                  Date last modified - Wednesday, December 24, 2014

                  C$700 - C$800 per week (CAD)
                  4

                  0 Bedroom / 0 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

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                  Member since: 2013
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated: 10/12/2014
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