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Luxury Townhome W/ Ski-in-Skiout Access ** Ski for Free(During Select Periods **

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Last updated: 07/13/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Big White townhome description

******Free Skiing****** offered with Reservation during select periods. Please inquire for additional informatin.

Proud winner of three Home Awards for Best Development, Best Layout, and Best Interior Finishing.

Blacksmith Lodge (a 2200-square-foot unit) is one of the most luxurious properties on the mountain with features such as heated slate floors, private deck with eight-person hot tub, a fully-equipped gourmet kitchen, a great room with gas fireplace and panoramic views of Big White and the Monashee Mountains.

There are two spacious bedrooms on the upper level, both with ensuite bathrooms with luxurious rain showers. The master also boasts a warm and inviting gas fireplace. The third bedroom, on the lower level, has a single/twin bunkbed, and the lower family room offers a very comfortable queen size pull out couch. These sleeping quarters share a bathroom with bath/shower.

The main floor living room is elegantly finished with rustic hardwood floors, deep couches, fireplace, and a full entertainment center, while the lower level family room features a large couch plus chair, armoire with TV, VCR, Sony PlayStation, and a number of board games - IDEAL FOR KIDS!

Trails less than ten steps out the back door provide among the best Ski-In/Ski-Out access on the mountain. The lodge is located only a few minutes from both the Village Centre and Happy Valley Gondola base, which hosts several skating rinks, an inner tube park, plus a number of other activities.

A private heated garage, offers a comfortable, convenient, and warm change area, complete with benches, racks, and hooks for gear and clothing.

To keep up with your e-mails, we have provided free high-speed wireless internet access for our guests.

Big White Ski Resort is Canada's largest ski-in/ski-out resort with an average snowfall of 25 feet of 'champagne powder' snow. It has 118 designated trails, 27 unnamed trails, and lots of pristine skiing in the powder bowls and tree glades; 18% of the runs are beginner, 56% intermediate, and 26% expert.

We have put a great deal of thought in making the lodge as cozy and comfortable as possible, to ensure our guests will have a wonderful, worry-free holiday!

Note: book directly with us and avoid the hotel taxes you will have to pay when booking through Big White Central Reservations. Only 5% G.S.T. taxes apply.

Please e-mail us if you need any further information about Blacksmith Lodge or Big White Ski Resort. We look forward to hearing from you soon!

Happy Skiing,
Gregg and Lisa Veinpel

Keywords: Luxury Town Home

Property Type

      • Townhome

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            Our place is designed for families with kids. We have a second family room on the ground level that has been furnished especially for them. They have their own T.V. VCR, Stereo, a Sony Playstation and a host of games....moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Must be at least 30 years old in order to rent our townhome. This is strictly enforced....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Smoking is not permitted anywhere inside our unit....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bedroom 2

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          • Bedroom 3

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          • Den

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          • Queen size Beds (3) Both master bedrooms on the upper level have queen beds and there is a third queen pull out bed in the lower living room on the ground floor, Double Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1) Available upon request., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (1) There is a double single bunk bead in the third bedroom on the ground level....moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            A full gourmnet kitchen with pretty much every amenity possible resides on the main level. If there is something that isn't there let us know and we will ensure that it is there for you....moreless

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

          Amenities

          • Garage:

            Private heated garage allows you to unload your car in warmth. The extended garage area also comes equipped with racks and hooks for all your equipment and clothing and an extra large bench area for changing in and out of your gear. Getting ready for the mountain couldn't be made any easier....moreless

          • Gas Fireplace:

            (2) Fireplaces are located in both the main floor living room and the master bedroom on the upper floor....moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            Nine complete towel sets plus a full set of hot tub towels are furnished for our guests....moreless

          • Washing Machine
          • Clothes Dryer

          Other Amenities

              • Wireless High Speed Internet, Two Gas Fireplaces, Two Cable TVs, Sony Playstation, Heated Garage, Two Family Rooms...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Video Game Console:

                A sony playstation with games resides in the second family room on teh groud level....moreless

              • Video Library:

                (2) There are a number of DVD movies and music CDs to choose from....moreless

              • Music Library:

                There are a number of DVD movies and music CDs to choose from....moreless

              • Stereo
              • CD Player

              Communications

              • Wireless Internet
              • Telephone
              • Broadband Access

              Pool & Spa

                  • Hot Tub:

                    Private eight person tub resides on the private front deck of the townhome....moreless

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    A deck off the front side of the main level houses the private hot tub and gas barbeque. The deck on the rear side of the main level houses 3 adirondack chairs so that you can enjoy your favorite cocktail while watching the sun set over the monashee mountains....moreless

                  • Lanai / Gazebo
                  • Balcony
                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Location & View

                  • Ski-In:

                    Best ski in ski out on the mountain. There is a trail three steps out the rear door that you ski down to get to three lifts. (Ridge Rocket, Snow Ghost and Plaza Chair) At days end you literally ski to the foot of our driveway....moreless

                  • Ski-Out:

                    Best ski in ski out on the mountain. There is a trail three steps out the rear door that you ski down to get to three lifts. (Ridge Rocket, Snow Ghost and Plaza Chair) At days end you literally ski to the foot of our driveway....moreless

                  • Golf Course View:

                    Coming Soon.......Greg Norman designed golf course is planned for the resort....moreless

                  • Mountain View:

                    Completely unobstructed spectacular views of the monashee mountains. ...moreless

                  Activities

                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Restaurants
                  • Sledding
                  • Shopping
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Skiing
                  • Hunting
                  • Hiking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Golf
                  • Fishing
                  • Snowmobiling
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.9
                  from 9 traveler reviews
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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Early Season
                  Apr 14 - Dec 19, 2014
                  4 night min stay
                  C$300
                  Chistmas
                  Dec 20 - Dec 26, 2014
                  5 night min stay
                  C$450
                  New Years
                  Dec 27 - Jan 3, 2015
                  7 night min stay
                  C$625
                  Powder Hounds
                  Jan 4 - Feb 12, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  C$325
                  C$2,100
                  Presidents Week
                  Feb 13 - Feb 21, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  C$400
                  C$2,625
                  Deep Powder
                  Feb 22 - Mar 5, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  C$350
                  C$2,275
                  March Break
                  Mar 6 - Mar 28, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  C$399
                  C$2,500
                  Spring Fling
                  Mar 29 - Apr 11, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  C$325
                  C$2,100
                  My Standard Rate
                  4 night min stay
                  C$325

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Tax Rate 5%

                  Notes:

                  Minimum age restriction of 30 years old.


                  Cancellation policy:

                  Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 07/13/2014
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                  Location

                  Skating, Horse-drawn Sleigh Rides

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2006

                  About the owner: My wife and I grew up in Mississauga a suberb of Toronto Canada. Ever since our first ski vacation in B.C. we have had an overwhelming desire to move closer to the mountains, so when the chance to relocate to Seattle for a job opportunity arose, we jumped at the opportunity. Within the first year we discovered the Okanagan and immediately fell in love. We started vacationing there so frequently that we eventually took the plunge and purchased our place at Big White. A world class ski hill 3 steps out our backdoor. It just doesn't get any better than this!!!

                  Why the Owner Chose Big White:
                  Simply put the snow and the people. There is nothing quite like floating down a ski hill in two feet of fresh light champagne powder. Add in the fact that the hospitality of the staff makes this big mountain feel like a small mountain resort. And when all this is literally three steps out your back door, purchasing became a very simple decision.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Townhome:
                  Aside from the quality of the unit and all of its' finishing three things set us apart from almost all other properties on the mountain. Our ski-in ski-out location is second to none. Trails down to the Show Ghost, Ridge Rocket and Plaza chair are three steps out our backdoor and you can ski to the foot of our driveway at the end of the day. Our location ensures that we will always have completely unobstructed spectacular views of the Monashee mountains. Our unit has a private heated garage complete with hooks, racks and benches which makes it a breeze to get out on the mountain in the morning.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

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                  Photos

                  • Welcome to BlackSmith Lodge

                    Welcome to BlackSmith Lodge

                  • Fully Equipped Gourmet Kitchen

                    Fully Equipped Gourmet Kitchen

                  • Large Great Room is A Great Meeting Place for the Whole Family

                    Large Great Room is A Great Meeting Place for the Whole Family

                  • Duvets and Full Dressers in Every Bedroom (Ensuite Bathroom in Upper 2 Bedrooms)

                    Duvets and Full Dressers in Every Bedroom (Ensuite Bathroom in Upper 2 Bedrooms)

                  • Spectacular Unobstructed Views

                    Spectacular Unobstructed Views

                  • Heated Change Area w/ Benches, Racks + Hooks for All your Ski Gear

                    Heated Change Area w/ Benches, Racks + Hooks for All your Ski Gear

                  • Fire Place in Master Bedroom

                    Fire Place in Master Bedroom

                  • Gourmet Kitchen

                    Gourmet Kitchen

                  • Floor To Ceiling Stone Fireplace

                    Floor To Ceiling Stone Fireplace

                  • Large Spacious Great Room

                    Large Spacious Great Room

                  • Come join us for a day of Skiing above the Clouds

                    Come join us for a day of Skiing above the Clouds

                  • Kids Center Big White Ski Resort - Voted Best Family Resort in North America

                    Kids Center Big White Ski Resort - Voted Best Family Resort in North America

                  • 2nd Family Room w/ Home Theater, Playstation and Games for the kids

                    2nd Family Room w/ Home Theater, Playstation and Games for the kids

                  • 3 Full Bathrooms w/ Rain Showers

                    3 Full Bathrooms w/ Rain Showers

                  • Gourmet Kitchen

                    Gourmet Kitchen

                  • Large Open Concept Great Room

                    Large Open Concept Great Room

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                  Date last modified - Saturday, June 21, 2014

                  C$300 - C$625 per night (CAD)
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                  3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 9

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                  Minimum stay: 4-7 nights
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