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Ski in Log Chalet with Antique Furnishings; Books up to one year in advance.

Bedrooms 5
Space 3,700 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

Cabin, 5 Bedrooms + Loft, 4 Baths, (Sleeps 13)

The Lodge at Fernie is a 3700 square foot custom built log chalet nestled in the Canadian Rockies at Fernie Alpine Resort.

The house is built of spruce logs in the Swedish style of log building. The 29 foot ceiling visible from the entry way highlights the complexity of the architecture. Massive log beams, hardwood floors, antique furnishings and cozy fireplaces combine with breathtaking views to create a rare combination of wilderness and comfort.

The lodge is within walking distance to ski lifts, bike trails, the Elk River and restaurants. The 80 foot deck accommodates an 8 person hot tub, a stainless steel gas BBQ, a 12 foot picnic table, plus patio tables. Steps from the deck lead to an outdoor fire pit surrounded by log benches and to a bridge crossing the small stream that meanders through the property. Moose and deer are occasionally seen from the back yard.

(For specifics regarding beds, kitchen, etc., see information below.)

35% non-refundable deposit due at time of booking. Balance due one month prior to check-in.

Keywords: Log House

More Details

Carol Roth
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 19, 2018

Why Carol Roth chose Fernie

We had the lodge built for us in 1990/91. We love log homes so the decision to build log was easy. This was the same time that we became interested in antiques. Furnishing the lodge was fun!

What makes this chalet unique

Skiing in the winter was what attracted us to the area. However, we find that we enjoy the summer as much as the winters. Hiking, golfing, mountain biking, huckleberry picking, playing on the river, fishing......There are so many options for activities.


Fernie Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 13
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Family
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Security System
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • King size beds (1) A king four poster bed is located in the master bedroom, which is complete with ensuite., Queen size Beds (2) There is a queen bed in the main floor bedroom. There is a queen bed and a single bed in the third bedroom., Twin or Single Beds (5) There are three single beds in the fourth bedroom, located on the second floor. There is also a single bed in the loft. There is a single bed & a queen in the third bedroom., Bunk Beds (1) The fifth bedroom contains a bunk bed (equivalent to 2 twin beds.) This bedroom is adjacent to the master bedroom, and is entered through the master bedroom. Usually used as a child's bedroom.
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
3700 square feet of living area, attached garage, 80 foot deck, backyard picnic area, professional landscaping.


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average rating of 5.0 based on 32 reviews
saskatoon saskatchewan canada

Another wonderful week at the lodge in Fernie

  • 5 of 5

This is such a beautiful log home. we have been coming back for years, and it never changes! the home is well looked after. It has everything you'd ever need in a vacation home.

We love the Lodge at Fernie, our kids look forward to staying there on our annual ski trip.

You couldn't ask for a more accommodating host. Thanks

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: My husband and I, our cleaning personnel & our maintenance man all do our best to keep our place in tip top shape. Wonderful renters who treat the place with care and respect help make our job so much easier. Thank you!
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Awesome place to stay for ten guys for a week of skiing at Fernie!

  • 5 of 5

There are lots of washrooms in the house. A great open layout on the main floor. Great alpine charm. Very comfortable. Nice large kitchen. We didn't do a lot at the house except eat and sleep, getting ready for another day of skiing! A great facility.

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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London, UK

Wonderful cabin, in a wonderful location.

  • 5 of 5

This property was absolutely outstanding, and I would highly recommend it to anyone staying in Fernie.

It is not near the centre of the resort, but it's very easy ski back and probably at 12 minute walk to the lifts (or a 2 min drive). The kitchen is very functional, beds are comfortable, and the property itself is very cosy. The owner very kindly arranged a midweek clean, which was done to very high standard. I would have absolutely no reservations in recommending this property.

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Our guest is absolutely correct. Our property is not in the middle of the action and this is one of the reasons that we love the location. We are slightly removed from the hubbub of the resort, yet we have excellent access. We especially appreciate this in the summer when windows are open, people stay up later and sound travels. The woman in charge of our cleaning used to work in healthcare and is very conscious of germs and the need for cleanliness. We are fortunate to have her working for us.
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Toledo, Ohio

great mountain and house

  • 5 of 5

Great house, lovely decor. Carol was terrific. The ski-in is very easy and with good snow can ski right into the driveway. We were dropped off each morning at the base but it would only be a 10 minute walk to the lift. Great mountain, people and terrain.

  • Submitted: Feb 1, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very fortunate. Our lodge is in a great location on a great mountain. If we are too lazy to walk to the lift, we all pile into the vehicle and drive up. Then everyone but the driver can ski home at his or her leisure.
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Beautiful log cabin

  • 5 of 5

Eleven of us had a great stay at this ski in/ski out cabin. It was super comfortable and we loved the furnishings. Would definitely recommend.

  • Submitted: Jan 14, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Comfy beds, a well stocked kitchen, cozy seating in front of the fireplaces, inviting antique furniture......... We assume that if we love it, our guests will love it, also.
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Excellent venue and location

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect place for a large group getaway. Lots of space, was very clean and well kept, and had cool decor. Would love to stay there again.

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Our cleaning personnel take great pride in their service - and they do a wonderful job. Our lodge has a great location. It is a ski in lodge, but it is on Timberline Crescent, just a small distance from the noise and activity on the mountain. Thus is it great for non-ski season, as well, for it gives our guests added privacy in the midst of all the options for activity: skiing, mountain biking, fishing, white water rafting, hiking - or relaxing in the spacious living areas in the house or on the deck. In addition to the location, we strive to give our guests the best. Cleanliness, privacy, interesting decor and a well stocked kitchen are what we also look for on vacation.
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Nearest Airport
203 Miles
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Fernie Golf Course in the town of Fernie
Nearest Train
3 Miles
In the town of Fernie
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway #3
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Griz Inn; Kelsey's; Lizard Creek;
Car: recommended

Fernie Alpine Resort, in the Elk Valley at Fernie, British Columbia, is on the eastern edge of the Rocky Mountain Trench. The trench is a chain of individual valleys over 1000 miles long, leaving a scar so distinctive it is visible from outer space. Extending from Flathead Lake, MT to the Liard Plain near the Yukon border, the Trench marks the western boundary of the Rocky Mountains. Nine rivers, including the Fraser and Columbia drain the Trench, most entering and leaving through canyons.

Activities: ski, board, fish, hunt, golf, river raft, mountain bike, hike, ride horseback, birdwatch & nature tours............. The great outdoors!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 5.0%

A non refundable deposit of 35% is required in order to book. The balance is due one month prior to check in.
December 15 - March 31, save $100/night if you book 5 or more nights.
June 15 - September 6, save $100/night if you book 5 or more nights.

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund