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Lakefront Log Home with Private Hot Tub in the Forest

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Last updated: 12/20/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Private Homes house description

Relax in your very private hot tub, sunk into a 900 square foot wrap-around deck, surrounded by trees, and overlooking a beautiful swimming lake accessed from a dock by the property.

This idyllic retreat is truly the best of both worlds; perfectly positioned for winter and summer vacations. Many windows and two sets of French doors opening onto the large wrap-around deck make this fully-equipped home light and bright in all seasons.

Situated in a natural, rural setting amongst the trees, you can enjoy privacy while relaxing in the hot tub on the deck and enjoying the view of the lake. Cross-country ski, mountain bike, hike or walk - off the beaten track - directly from your door.

The lake is regularly frozen in the winter and ice skating is possible. In the summer the lake is exceptionally warm and is perfect for swimming with access from the dock situated on the property. Walk or take your boat over to the two beaches on the lake. Snow and water toys are available for your use or you can use the private tennis courts.

Located in a private, gated estate 15 minutes south of the Whistler Creek Gondola, with access to some of the best skiing in North America and the many fine restaurants, stores, and entertainment available in Whistler. From this rural, relaxing oasis you can enjoy everything that Whistler has to offer.

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered
          • Wheelchair Accessible

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen


          • Bedroom 4: 1 queen, 2 bunk bed


          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            Main floor...moreless

          • Queen size Beds (all 4) are high end luxurious queen mattresses. A baby cribs/playpen is available ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Main floor...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub

            Upstairs - deep soaker tub with hand-held shower head...moreless


          • Books
          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Games:

            Scrabble, Pictionary etc etc...moreless

          • Satellite / Cable
          • Stereo
          • Television
          • Toys


          • Adventure
          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Romantic
          • Spa
          • Sports & Activities


          • Cinemas
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Playground
          • Restaurants

          Local Services & Businesses

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

          Leisure Activities

          • Bird Watching
          • Boating
          • Eco Tourism
          • Horseshoes
          • Scenic Drives
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Sledding
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

          • Lakefront
          • Mountain View
          • Rural

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cross Country Skiing
          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Golf
          • Hiking
          • Ice Skating
          • Kayaking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Mountain Climbing
          • Rafting
          • Rock Climbing
          • Skiing
          • Snowboarding
          • Snowmobiling
          • Swimming
          • Tennis
          • Whitewater Rafting
          • Wind-Surfing


          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 8 people


          • Broadband Access
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Hair Dryer
          • Heating:

            Electric baseboard heat, in addition to the large wood stove...moreless

          • Internet:

            Secure wi-fi...moreless

          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided
          • Living Room
          • Parking:

            Uncovered room for at least 4 cars...moreless

          • Parking Off Street
          • Telephone:


          • Towels Provided:

            Towels are provided for out of town visitors. Guests driving from BC and Washington as asked to provide their own towels...moreless

          • Washing Machine
          • Wireless Internet
          • Wood Stove


          • Coffee Maker:

            Drip and Bodum plus a grinder...moreless

          • Cooking Utensils
          • Dishes & Utensils:

            If you have it in your home ...we probably have it here....moreless

          • Dishwasher
          • Ice Maker
          • Kitchen:

            The kitchen is fully equipped .... like it was your own home...moreless

          • Microwave
          • Pantry Items:

            A mix of spices, sugar, salt, pepper etc ...again being at home. Salad dressings, jams and sauces can be found in the refrigerator door....moreless

          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Toaster


          • Deck / Patio
          • Golf:

            Courses in Whistler, Pemberton and Squamish...moreless

          • Kayak / Canoe
          • Outdoor Grill
          • Tennis:

            2 private courts on our estate about 100 yards from the house...moreless

          • Water Sports Gear:

            Floating toys (matresses, noodles etc) and an old windsurfer board...moreless

          Pool / Spa

          • Communal Pool:

            We call it the lake. Lovely and warm in the summer....moreless

          • Hot Tub:

            On the deck under the stars and overlooking the lake...moreless



          Write a review 4.8
          from 48 traveler reviews
          Rental basis: Per property
          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          Christmas/New Year 2014
          Dec 19 - Jan 3, 2015
          4 night min stay
          Skiing Heaven
          Jan 4 - Apr 4, 2015
          3 night min stay
          Spring Skiing
          Apr 5 - May 2, 2015
          3 night min stay
          Spring Shoulder
          May 3 - Jun 6, 2015
          3 night min stay
          Jun 7 - Oct 3, 2015
          3 night min stay
          My Standard Rate
          3 night min stay

          Additional information about rental rates


          • Taxes Not included


          Quoted rates are for up to 6 people, additional people are subject to additional charges.

          Minimum stays are 3 nights, 4 on long weekends and Christmas/New Year

          A light cleaning charge of $160 CDN is applied for stays < than 4 nights (5 nights for long weekends)

          Damage deposit, if required, will be dependent on the number of people and the length of stay.

          There are no other charges or taxes.

          Payment is 50% on booking and 50% 30 days prior to arrival. If you are booking more than 6 months ahead, a lesser deposit may be agreed upon.

          Cancellation policy:

          Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

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          Last updated: 12/20/2014
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          120 Kilometres
          Nearest Airport

          Car: Necessary

          On Site from your door - Rollerblading, Ice Skating, tobogganing, cross country skiing, hiking/walking, canoeing, swimming, 2 tennis courts


          Owner info

          Year Purchased: 1992

          About the owner: Chartered accountant, originally from the UK,living in Vancouver since 1980. Currently CFO of a B.C. crown corporation. My wife Therese is a hairstylist and we have 3 grown boys, who do not seem to want to leave home.

          Why the Owner Chose Private Homes:
          We searched throughout southern B.C. for a vacation home and were extremely lucky to find Pinecrest Estates. There are only 75 homes in the estate and the ones on the lake never change hands. It has the perfect year-round appeal. It truly is a slice of Canadiana for a Brit like me. Snow, skate and ski. Mountains, canoeing, swimming and forest. Away from all of the shops and crowds in Whistler, but close enough if you need it. Plus the logs ... so cozy.

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          Speaks: english



          • A private, natural setting

            A private, natural setting

          • Warm swimming lake (+skating in the winter)

            Warm swimming lake (+skating in the winter)

          • Deck on 3 sides

            Deck on 3 sides

          • Hot tub on the deck overlooking the lake

            Hot tub on the deck overlooking the lake

          • Living room with glass doored wood stove

            Living room with glass doored wood stove

          • 2 queen bedrooms like this upstairs

            2 queen bedrooms like this upstairs

          • Our house is across the lake

            Our house is across the lake

          • Spacious kitchen with comfortable seating for 8

            Spacious kitchen with comfortable seating for 8

          • Hot tub on the deck under the stars

            Hot tub on the deck under the stars

          • Dock on the lake

            Dock on the lake

          • Fully equipped kitchen

            Fully equipped kitchen

          • Downstairs queen sized bedroom

            Downstairs queen sized bedroom

          • Go skating on the lake!

            Go skating on the lake!

          • Living Room

            Living Room

          VRBO #8798

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          This listing was first published here in 2001.

          Date last modified - Wednesday, December 24, 2014

          C$260 - C$620 per night (CAD)

          4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
          Sleeps 8

          View calendar: Updated 12/20/14
          Minimum stay: 3-4 nights
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          Member since: 2001
          Speaks: english
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          • Calendar last updated: 12/20/2014
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          (604) 839-9385 (British Columbia, Canada)

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          Lakefront Log Home with Private Hot Tub in the Forest

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