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Private Use of Luxury Home with Indoor Pool, Sauna, Steam Room

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Pool Room with heated indoor pool, sauna and steam room

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Last updated: 02/22/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-4 nights
  • Sleeps:16
  • Bedrooms:6
  • Bathrooms:3.75
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

House, 6 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 12-16).

A vacation home for guests who want something special--personal use of a recently redecorated 6 bedroom luxury home with a heated indoor pool, sauna and steam room. Owners (or their managers when they are away) live in a separate apartment over the attached garage and are available for assistance and information. The house is located on a 2 acre wooded subdivision lot in west Ottawa. The address is 31 O'Hara Drive, Ottawa ON, K2W 1A2.

Vacation rental guests enjoy a luxury home with a fully equipped kitchen, eating room, family room (wood fireplace, TV), dining room, living room (51-inch TV and home theatre system), 500 mb/day of high speed internet (additional usage can be purchased at cost), VIP cable TV package, laundry room, choice of 2 master bedrooms with ensuites or 4 guest bedrooms (2 on 2nd floor, 1 on main floor and 1 in the basement), patio with propane BBQ (in season), exercise room and a sun room with a heated indoor pool, sauna and steam room.

Vacation rental guests enjoy total privacy in the home. There is only one set of guests at a time. Ideal for guests who want their own private vacation retreat. Also ideal for wedding groups, reunions or any group that is traveling together. The owners or their replacements when they are away will always call before entering the rented premises (the pool must be inspected daily to monitor sanitization and water levels).

Minimum rental requirements required for July, August, Christmas, New Years and holiday weekends (see rate chart for details).

Surcharge of $125.00 to $350.00 for 1 day rentals.

DEFAULT SETTING ON RATES IS IN US DOLLARS. CHANGE TO CANADIAN DOLLARS BY CLICKING ON THE USD FLAG IN UPPER RIGHT CORNER ON THE RATE CHART AND THEN CLICK ON THE CAD FLAG. THE BOOK IT FEATURE CONVERTS TO CANADIAN DOLLARS IN THE LAST STEP OF THE ON LINE BOOKING PROCESS. YOU MAY CONTACT US DIRECTLY FOR HELP IN GETTING A QUOTE IN CANADIAN DOLLARS.

Payments can be by cash, cheque/check, wire transfer, bank transactions or credit card. The name on the rental agreement must match the name on the credit card. On check in, the credit card used to book the property must be presented along with government photo ID to verify that the name of the renter matches the name on the credit card.

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Owner

Member since: 2007

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/22/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 5500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 14-16

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 3 Half Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Rural
  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining:

    There is a dining room that can seat 8-12 people and an eating room off of the kitchen that can seat 8-10 people...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Firewood
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Sauna:

    Cedar lined sauna plus a steam room...moreless

  • Steam Shower
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter 2017
Jan 3 - Apr 2, 2017
2 night min stay
$275
$1,861

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest

Spring 2017
Apr 3 - Jun 29, 2017
2 night min stay
$267
$1,812

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest

Summer 2017
Jun 30 - Sep 4, 2017
4 night min stay
$282
$1,915

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest

Fall 2017
Sep 5 - Nov 2, 2017
2 night min stay
$275
$1,868

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest

Late Fall 2017
Nov 3 - Dec 14, 2017
2 night min stay
$282
$1,915

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest

Holiday 2017
Dec 15 - Jan 2, 2018
4 night min stay
$301
$2,105

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $23 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $381.40
  • Tax Rate 13%

Notes:

Rates for 2/3 guests: $350.00/375.00 per night with a 2 night minimum for spring, fall & winter bookings;$375.00/400.00 per night with a 7 night minimum for spring break, summer and holiday bookings. Please inquire directly for prices for 2/3 guests (book it/quote system gives incorrect prices). Pet fee of $15.00/day plus taxes (only non shedding, house trained dogs that must be kept on main floor and not on the couches or chairs).

One night rentals: available for 4-16 guests for a surcharge of $125.00-$200.00 (not for spring break, summer or holiday bookings).

We do not have a fixed changeover day so we sometimes have space available that allows us to accept bookings that do not meet the posted minimum number of nights requirement. Please check our calendar to see if these time periods suit your needs. Discounts are often available for bookings that fill out our calendar and for last minute bookings. These discounts are not applied by the book it/quote system which uses the base rates.

The $500.00 refundable damage deposit can be paid in CASH on check in (CAD or USD) or it is to be included in the balance due payment. The $500.00 damage deposit is refunded by cheque or electronic funds transfer (where available) within 2 days of check out (to allow for the house to be cleaned and inspected) or by credit card if it was paid by credit card.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Calendar

Last updated: 02/22/2017
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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Ottawa International Airport
15 Miles
Nearest Train
Ottawa Train Station
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
417 expressway & March Rd

Car: Necessary

Countryside Retreat is located on a wooded 2 acre lot in a west Ottawa subdivision. It is an 20-25 minute drive to downtown Ottawa (historical buildings, museums, restaurants, shopping, seasonal markets, skating on the Rideau Canal & more). Closer to home, there is the Ottawa River (boating, fishing, swimming & sailing), Scotiabank Place for NHL hockey & concerts and numerous stores and restaurants. Just across the Ottawa River is Quebec and the Gatineau Hills- hiking, fall foliage, skiing, shopping and Casino Lac- Leamy (gambling, shows & fireworks).

 

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/22/2017

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Photos

  • Pool Room with heated indoor pool, sauna and steam room

    Pool Room with heated indoor pool, sauna and steam room

  • Entrance Foyer, stairs to second floor and partial view of Guest Bedroom #5

    Entrance Foyer, stairs to second floor and partial view of Guest Bedroom #5

  • Sunken Living Room and Dining Room (entrances from foyer and kitchen)

    Sunken Living Room and Dining Room (entrances from foyer and kitchen)

  • Family room and eating area with window seat  (entrances to kitchen & Pool Room)

    Family room and eating area with window seat (entrances to kitchen & Pool Room)

  • Pool Room Steam Room with Shower

    Pool Room Steam Room with Shower

  • Second Floor Foyer with Glass Block Railing and Skylights

    Second Floor Foyer with Glass Block Railing and Skylights

  • Dressing Room and Ensuite for Master Bedroom #1

    Dressing Room and Ensuite for Master Bedroom #1

  • Ensuite for Master Bedroom #2 with walk in closet

    Ensuite for Master Bedroom #2 with walk in closet

  • Guest Bedroom #4

    Guest Bedroom #4

  • Guest Bedroom #6- private basement bedroom

    Guest Bedroom #6- private basement bedroom

  • Basement Exercise Area

    Basement Exercise Area

  • Spring Turkeys

    Spring Turkeys

  • Guest Bedroom #5 on main floor

    Guest Bedroom #5 on main floor

  • Kitchen overlooking Family Room and wood fireplace

    Kitchen overlooking Family Room and wood fireplace

  • Pool Room view from family room doorway

    Pool Room view from family room doorway

  • Pool Room Cedar Lined Sauna

    Pool Room Cedar Lined Sauna

  • Master Bedroom #1

    Master Bedroom #1

  • Master Bedroom #2

    Master Bedroom #2

  • Guest Bedroom #3

    Guest Bedroom #3

  • Second Floor Washroom

    Second Floor Washroom

  • Guest Bedroom #7- in basement (open concept)

    Guest Bedroom #7- in basement (open concept)

  • Spring Flowers

    Spring Flowers

  • Winter Deer Raiding the Bird Feeder

    Winter Deer Raiding the Bird Feeder

VRBO #149911

This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Thursday, February 23, 2017

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