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Elegant Cottage Near Downtown Coeur D' Alene

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Last updated: 12/16/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Coeur d'Alene house description

The 1930’s meet present day in the meticulously remodeled home located three blocks from downtown Coeur d'Alene. Enjoy the benefits of a one-year complete interior and exterior renovation.

Located on a quiet, tree lined residential street you are only minutes from the activities of downtown and Lake Coeur d'Alene. In ten minutes you can take a quiet nature walk along Tubbs Hill which overlooks the lake.

You are only 5 blocks from fine dining, browsing antiques or sipping coffee at the local coffee shops. If golfing is in your plans the renowned CDA Golf Course is a few minutes drive away. St. Thomas Catholic Church is just a two block stroll. The house is located in a very quiet neighborhood away from busy traffic.

The interior is elegantly appointed with fine European antique furniture. The original hardwood floors have been refinished to reveal the original craftsmanship of the 30's. Fire up the gas fireplace with a push of the remote and enjoy HDTV on the plasma located above the mantel.

Sleeping for up to six persons is available. The master bedroom has a king bed, the guest bedroom has two extra long twin beds. The main floor has a pull-out sofa that is located in front of the fire place and the lower level is a trundle bed. There are full baths upstairs and in the basement. All beds are top-of-the-line Serta for that perfect night sleep. Luxury linen and bath towels are also provided.

The kitchen is equipped with the latest state of the art appliances and is fully equipped to meet your every culinary need.

The character of this home has been maintained with a touch of modern technology. Full audio control is located in each room via keypads to select your choice of Satellite XM radio, HDTV, or bring your Ipod to listen to your own music. A HD plasma in the living room is revealed behind art with a push of a remote control. Another HD plasma is in the master bedroom. High speed internet access is available in every room via wireless or direct connection. Watch or record HDTV using Dish Networks latest Vip622 HD receiver. An XBox game console is available for the kids or anyone who wants a good challange.

If Coeur d’ Alene is in your plans we hope our home will be a part of your experience. We have raised the bar for other vacation rentals in Coeur d’ Alene. We offer a home experience for your family at rates that are far below the cost of staying in a modest hotel.

For Thanksgiving thru New Years we provide lights, ornaments, and a Christmas tree if you so desire in order to enrich your holiday season.

If your needs are greater than 6 persons please consider our home –Sanders Beach French Country Home Near Lake and Downtown Cda #97478 – which can accommodate up to 11 persons.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional


              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                Must be 25 years old to rent....moreless

              • Children Welcome:

                We have a toybox full of games and toys for children of all ages. ...moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

              • Master Bedroom: 1 king

                Luxury Bedding...moreless

              • Guest Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

                Two Extra Long Twin Beds...moreless

              • Lower Den: 2 sleep sofa /futon

                Day Bed in private Den that opens into two twin beds...moreless

              • Other (See Description): 1 sleep sofa /futon

                Living Room on Main Level Sofa that can sleep 2...moreless

              • Master Bedroom: Located on the upper level. CAL King Memory Foam Bed with medium firmness for the perfect night sleep. Flat panel mounted on wall across from bed with access to Dish Network. Individual audio room control to select Sirius XM music or TV to ceiling speakers. A very well lite room with windows on the North and West sides of the room. Guest Bedroom: Also located on the upper level. Two extra long twin beds. Luxury bedding on top of the line Serta mattresses. Dresser and closet. Well lite room with 1 window on the South side of the house. On the main level is a pull-out sofa. It is located across from the gas fireplace and main level flat panel TV with access to Dish Network. On the lower level is the den and full bath. There is a day bed that open into two single beds. There is a closet and flat panel TV with access to Netflix, DVD player, and Xbox 360. ...moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Upper Level Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

                The clawfoot tub has a sitdown shower...moreless

              • Den Bathroom: toilet, shower


              • There are two bathrooms one located on the upper bedrooms level and on the lower den level. There is no bathroom on the main level. The upper bathroom has a privacy door from the landing at the top of the stairs. Guests throughout the house have free access to this bathroom. It was remodelled maintaining the 1930's look with black and white tile, Wayne's coat, 1930's fixtures, and a clawfoot tube. The tub is wonderful for soaking. There is a shower head located slightly above head level while you are sitting in the tub. It works great. The lower den level bath has a shower, toilet, sink. This is where the washer and dryer are located. ...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • All Room Sound System, XM Satellite Radio, Gourmet Kitchen, Electronic Gas Fireplace, Luxury Bed Linen, BBQ Grill, Toys and Games, Menus from local restaurants,Beach Supplies including umbrellas, beach towels, and infant and adolecent life preservers, infant high chair, crib upon request....moreless


                  • Books For Kids
                  • DVD Player:

                    Located in the lower den....moreless

                  • Games:

                    Decks of card and chips and several board games like Scrabble....moreless

                  • Games For Kids
                  • Radio
                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    Record your favorite programs on Dis Network VIP 622 receiver with DVR. Watch on one of 2 HD plasma TVs...moreless

                  • Stereo:

                    Sirius XM satellite radio. This is commercial free music that can be selected from most every room in the house as each of the main rooms have individual ceiling speakers....moreless

                  • Television:

                    Flat Panel located on the main level located behind the over fireplace painting. Watch Dish TV from the living or dining room. Another TV in the master for Dish TV. Another TV in the lower den. ...moreless


                      • Family


                      • Autumn Foliage
                      • Churches
                      • Cinemas
                      • Forests
                      • Library
                      • Live Theater
                      • Marina
                      • Museums
                      • Playground
                      • Restaurants
                      • Theme Parks
                      • Water Parks
                      • Winery Tours

                      Local Services & Businesses

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

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Antiquing
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Boating
                      • Gambling Casinos
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Sledding
                      • Walking
                      • Wildlife Viewing

                      Location Type

                          • Town:

                            4 block walk to Sherman Avenue for shopping and dining...moreless

                          Sports & Adventure Activities

                          • Basketball Court
                          • Cross Country Skiing
                          • Cycling
                          • Fishing
                          • Fly Fishing
                          • Freshwater Fishing
                          • Golf
                          • Hiking
                          • Hunting
                          • Hunting Big Game
                          • Hunting Small Game
                          • Jet Skiing
                          • Kayaking
                          • Mountain Biking
                          • Mountain Climbing
                          • Mountaineering
                          • Paragliding
                          • Parasailing
                          • Racquetball
                          • Rafting
                          • Rock Climbing
                          • Sailing
                          • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                          • Skiing
                          • Snorkeling
                          • Snorkeling/Diving
                          • Snowboarding
                          • Snowmobiling
                          • Swimming
                          • Tennis
                          • Water Skiing
                          • Whitewater Rafting
                          • Wind-Surfing


                          • Child's Highchair
                          • Dining:

                            Located off the kitchen and living room. Watch the flat panel over the fire place while you eat. Individual ceiling speakers in the dining, kitchen, and living room to set the mood as you want it. ...moreless

                          • Dining Room
                          • Seating for 6 people


                          • Activities Guide
                          • Air Conditioning:

                            Central Air with easy to use Nest thermostat....moreless

                          • Alarm Clock
                          • Basic Soaps
                          • Broadband Access:

                            DSL with either ethernet or wireless connection...moreless

                          • Clothes Dryer:

                            Frigidaire Dryer...moreless

                          • Filtered Water
                          • Gas Fireplace:

                            State of the Art Valor electronic Fireplace...moreless

                          • Hair Dryer
                          • Heating:

                            Central Heat with easy to use Nest thermostat....moreless

                          • Internet
                          • Iron & Board
                          • Laundry Soap
                          • Linens Provided:

                            Luxury bedding on all beds including top-of-the-line Serta mattresses. ...moreless

                          • Living Room:

                            The living room has the flat panel that is revealed behind a painting over the fireplace. With a push of the remote the painting rolls up to reveal the TV. Individual ceiling speakers for TV and XM....moreless

                          • Local Activities Guide
                          • Local Maps
                          • Local Restaurant Guide
                          • Paper Towels
                          • Parking:

                            Street parking directly in front of the home for use by our guests. Parking area is shaded under big oak trees. ...moreless

                          • Parking On Street
                          • Security System
                          • Sofa Bed
                          • Telephone:

                            Available for local calls only...moreless

                          • Thermos Bottle
                          • Toilet Paper
                          • Towels Provided
                          • Washing Machine:

                            Frigidaire Washer...moreless

                          • Wireless Internet:

                            Connect in any room in the house....moreless


                          • Blender
                          • Coffee Grinder
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Cooking Utensils:

                            From casual meals to Thanksgiving diner you have it all....moreless

                          • Dishes & Utensils:

                            All dishes and utensils available. Let us know if something is missing and we will get it. ...moreless

                          • Dishwasher
                          • Freezer:

                            Sub Zero refrigerator freezer with ice maker...moreless

                          • Ice Maker
                          • Kitchen:

                            Culinary kitchen complete with award winning Heartland gas range. Everything needed for preparing a Thanksgiving meal is available. If we have missing something please let us know. ...moreless

                          • Microwave:

                            Under counter microwave...moreless

                          • Oven:

                            Heartland range...moreless

                          • Pantry Items:

                            Most Spices in the spice cabinet...moreless

                          • Refrigerator:

                            Sub Zero refrigerator freezer with ice maker...moreless

                          • Stove:

                            Retro top-of-the-line Heartland Range. Any chef will really love preparing meals on this range....moreless

                          • Stove
                          • Toaster


                          • Beach Chairs
                          • Beach Towels
                          • Deck / Patio:

                            The back deck is just off the kitchen so great for prepared food right to the solid picnic table on the back porch. The back yard is nicely shaded with a big oak tree. ...moreless

                          • Golf:

                            The Coeur d' Alene Resort with the famous floating green is only a 5 minute drive....moreless

                          • Large Cooler
                          • Lawn / Garden:

                            Completely fenced in yard. The front has wrought iron with brick columns. The sides and back have a high wooden privacy fence. ...moreless

                          • Outdoor Grill:

                            Gas grill located just off the back deck. ...moreless

                          • Outdoor Grill Gas
                          • Porch / Veranda:

                            The front porch is a wonderful place to sit and or rock on the swing. Sit here and have your morning coffee at the sun rises from the east. ...moreless

                          • Small Cooler
                          • Water Sports Gear:

                            Beach Towels, Life preservers for the children, Cooler, beach umbrella...moreless

                          • Wood Deck

                          Payment Type

                          • Amex
                          • Discover
                          • Jcb
                          • Mastercard
                          • Visa

                          Forms Of Payment

                              • Accept Credit Card

                              House Cleaning

                                  • Housekeeper Optional


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                                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                                  Fall Winter Spring
                                  Sep 2 - May 21, 2015
                                  5 night min stay
                                  Summer 2015
                                  May 22 - Sep 8, 2015
                                  3 night min stay
                                  Ironman 2015
                                  Jun 22 - Jun 28, 2015
                                  7 night min stay

                                  flat fee

                                  Additional information about rental rates


                                  • Cleaning $90 + tax
                                  • Tax Rate 8%


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                                  Last updated: 12/16/2014
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                                  45 Miles
                                  Nearest Airport
                                  Spokane, WA
                                  3 Miles
                                  Nearest Barpub
                                  Downtown CDA
                                  3 Miles
                                  Nearest Golf
                                  Coeur d' Alene Resort
                                  5 Miles
                                  Nearest Motorway
                                  3 Miles
                                  Nearest Restaurant
                                  Downtown CDA
                                  39 Miles
                                  Nearest Ski
                                  Silver Mountain Ski Resort Kellogg, ID
                                  100 Metres
                                  Nearest Beach
                                  Sanders Beach

                                  Car: Recommended

                                  Our home is located very near the Coeur d' Alene Golf Course with it's famous floating green. There are 10 more course within easy driving from our home.

                                  Ski: Coeur d' Alene is located within easy driving to 3 major ski locations - Schweitzer Mountain, Silver Mountain, and Lookout Pass Ski Resort.


                                  Owner info

                                  Year Purchased: 2005

                                  About the owner: Hi! from Phil and Jan. Flying is our passion and Idaho is perfect for back country flying adventures. We enjoy biking, kayaking, hiking, fishing and everything Idaho has to offer. We especially enjoy the friendly people of Coeur d' Alene.

                                  Why the Owner Chose Coeur d'Alene:
                                  Our cottage on 8th Street is really special. We spent 14 months remodeling the home both inside and out. Previous owners dating back decades would drop by and introduce themselves and tell of great stories of raising their children in this home. They very much appreciated the improvements that we made. Of course the location is perfect. The home is on a quiet street but only 3 blocks from Sherman Avenue where all the stores, coffee shops, and restaurants are located.

                                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                                  From our cottage our guests love to take leisurely walks into town. No need for a car. Tubbs Hill nature walk is a really popular activity. Our home is fully fenced in and you have privacy in the back yard while cooking on our grill. Everyone really enjoys the home audio system. Mom can soak in the claw foot tub listening to Mozart while Dad is in the kitchen listening to 80’s rock while cooking for the family.

                                  Contact us

                                  Speaks: english

                                  Links to more information:

                                  Guestbook comments from the owner

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                                  • Front of House

                                    Front of House

                                  • Dining Room

                                    Dining Room

                                  • Kitchen Right

                                    Kitchen Right

                                  • Living Room

                                    Living Room

                                  • Guest Bedroom

                                    Guest Bedroom

                                  • Dining Room Stain Glass Windows

                                    Dining Room Stain Glass Windows

                                  • St. Thomas

                                    St. Thomas

                                  • Coeur d' Alene Golf Course

                                    Coeur d' Alene Golf Course

                                  • Tubbs Hill and Downtown CDA

                                    Tubbs Hill and Downtown CDA

                                  • The famous Floating Green

                                    The famous Floating Green

                                  • Lake Coeur d' Alene and the I-90 Bridge

                                    Lake Coeur d' Alene and the I-90 Bridge

                                  • Downtown The Resort and Lake Coeur d' Alene Looking South

                                    Downtown The Resort and Lake Coeur d' Alene Looking South

                                  • Front Right

                                    Front Right

                                  • Kitchen Left

                                    Kitchen Left

                                  • Living Room

                                    Living Room

                                  • Master Bedroom

                                    Master Bedroom

                                  • Room Keypad Audio Control

                                    Room Keypad Audio Control

                                  • House Location to Town

                                    House Location to Town

                                  • Spring Tree near the Park

                                    Spring Tree near the Park

                                  • Tubbs Hill and 11th Street Marina

                                    Tubbs Hill and 11th Street Marina

                                  • Garden District Near Downtown CDA

                                    Garden District Near Downtown CDA

                                  • Hayden Lake

                                    Hayden Lake

                                  • Coeur d' Alene Resort and Public Boat Ramp

                                    Coeur d' Alene Resort and Public Boat Ramp

                                  • Silverwood Amusement Park

                                    Silverwood Amusement Park

                                  VRBO #87004

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                                  This listing was first published here in 2006.

                                  Date last modified - Friday, December 19, 2014

                                  $205 - $305 per night (USD)

                                  3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                                  Sleeps 6

                                  View calendar: Updated 12/16/14
                                  Minimum stay: 3-5 nights
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                                  Member since: 2006
                                  Speaks: english
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                                  • Response rate: 80%
                                  • Calendar last updated: 12/16/2014
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                                  Elegant Cottage Near Downtown Coeur D' Alene

                                  Coeur d'Alene #87004

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