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The two-story log cabin is handmade from local tribes. On the ground floor there is a spacious living / dining room with sofa-bed, coffee table and an oak dining table with six chairs. The well equipped kitchen invites you to cook gourmet meals. The bathroom with shower, sink and toilet is also located in the basement. The second floor has a large bedroom with a comfortable queen-size bed and a second room with two single beds. The cozy, natural bed contents and the quiet location to ensure a restful sleep. Through the sliding door to get on the large sun terrace where you can enjoy the beautiful mountain and lake view. Thanks to the comfortable patio furniture, you can enjoy meals outdoors. On the lawn in front of the house is the hearth, where you can watch the starry sky on a romantic campfire. Near the house lay out the flower garden and behind the natural forest.
The surrounding area:
The log cabin is situated on a 13 hectare, park-like grounds with fantastic mountain and lake view .. It carries no through-road through the property, so it is absolutely quiet. Sometimes you can observe wildlife directly from the terrace. Smaller walks start right on the doorstep. The house is located 1 km south of Silverton and the first 9 Km from the main road. On a forest path you can walk in about 25 minutes to Silverton, which is the smallest village in British Columbia. Since there is a grocery store and a cafe that defines this. The locals here are very friendly, it's easy to come in's conversation with them. In Silverton, there are several beaches where you can enjoy a swim. With a rented canoe you are looking for a cozy place for a picnic. A motorboat excursion to the opposite Valhalla Provincial Park can be arangiert. Here you can go hiking, see spectacular waterfalls and 6,000 years old Indian pictographs visit.
The 2,200 meter high mountain peak with the old fire watchtower, is a popular vantage point. The 360 ° panoramic view of the Slocan Lake and the surrounding mountains is spectacular. The alpine meadows are beautiful. From the ghost town of Sandon from a 12 km long dirt road leads to a high-level parking. From there leads a first 5-km-long tightrope walk up through beautiful meadows of alpine flowers, to the summit. We recommend this for a road vehicle with high ground clearance, or even four-wheel-drive. This also applies to many other high alpine hikes in the area. We will advise you when planning your excursions and hikes.
We, Karin and Bruno Mayor emigrated from Switzerland to Canada and live for over 20 years on this property. We have made our dream come true and are drawn from the largest city in Switzerland to the smallest village in British Columbia. We have made our hobby into a profession and act with crystals, minerals and fossils. In the gallery on the plot, we show and sell stones from all over the world.
The kitchen is very well equipped to cook your own gourmet menu. From 4-plate stove with oven, toaster until the coffeemaker's all there to serve a delicious breakfast, lunch or dinner in the dining area of the living room....moreless
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (C$) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.
Additional information about rental rates:
The indicated prices are calculated for 2 persons.
Extra adult, $ 16 per night, per week $ 105th
Children 6-18 years old $ 11 per night, per week $ 70.
Children under 6 are free.
Maximum occupancy 6 people
Included is the, bed linen, towels, towels for the beach, current and Waser, firewood and final cleaning and all taxes.
Please contact us for details. Above long-term rental
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Silverton is located on Slocan Lake in the Slocan Valley, in the Kootenays, in south-eastern British Columbia. The valley with its deep blue lake and snow-capped mountains, is traded as a tip. The clear lake invites for swimming, canoeing and fishing one. The three surrounding Provincial Parks, paradisiacal with the high mountain wilderness, alpine meadows, are ideal for wonderful walks. The hot springs around are wonderful for relaxing. The silver boom of the 1900 century is reflected in the Western-style of the building and in the museums of Silverton, New Denver and the ghost town of Sandon. In addition to restaurants and various shops, you can also find galleries with works by many local artists (5-10 min. Driving time). With the nearby town of Kaslo one of the last paddle steamer is visible (ca. 45 min.). A visit to the historic town of Nelson, with its Victorian Archidektur, is recommended (approx 75 min).
Other Activities: Canoeing, Snowshoeing
Golf: The nearest golf course is located in New Denver (journey time 15 minutes).
Although the course has only 9 holes, but golfers say that it offers a real challenge. The place has its own restaurant with a beautiful lake view.
Several other golf courses in the area offer different difficulty grade, with 9 and 18 Löchen. All golf courses are very well located.