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A Lakeside Retreat Near All the Gems of the Sunny Okanagan

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-5)

Come and enjoy the best of the sunny Okanagan's paradise in a comfortable well furnished home away from home. With a wide range of recreational opportunities on your doorstep or close at hand you can choose from the rich menu of Okanagan's holiday delights each day and then take time out to relax in the comforts of your nicely furnished condo.

This unit is located in the middle of wine country with some of the Okanagan's best wineries close by. It also has close proximity to great golf courses in Penticton, Oliver and Osoyoos and all the amenities of a small urban center. If you are looking for a holiday with sunshine, sandy beaches and warm water for swimming you won't be disappointed.

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Owner
Joan and Phil Rathjen
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
May 25, 2017

About Joan and Phil Rathjen

My husband and I live in the area and love the location of the condo. We are semi-retired, my husband as a school administrator and myself as a school psychologist/counsellor. Our boys grew up on the lake and we feel privileged to have had the opportunity to call this area home.

Joan and Phil Rathjen purchased this condo in 2005

Why Joan and Phil Rathjen chose Thompson Okanagan

It is in a great location. There are all forms of water sports and a bike/walk path along the river beside the complex and two wonderful beaches nearby. Wineries and golf courses are a short drive away. The lake warms up beautifully in the summer and at this end of the lake, calm waters await the skiier and wake boarder. thjere is also very good bass and trout fishing in the south end of the lake.

What makes this condo unique

Easy to access the water on foot or by boat. Boat launching and boat moorage close by. Grocery store next door (IGA). Lots of parking. Great scenery and short drives to all the attractions and recreational opportunities of the south Okanagan. Bike/walk path to Penticton starts beside the condo.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Wonderful place. Are trying to work it out for next year!!! Thanks again for being so accommodating. Just LOVE it!
Jul 2016
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Amenities

Okanagan Falls Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Full bathroom with full size tub and shower, large vanity counter, mirror sink and cabinets.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • King size Bed in the bedroom, queen hide-a-bed in the living room, room for air bed or foamie on the floor
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
A 10 km. lakeside walk/bike path beside complex, two sandy beaches and picnic parks within a few hundred metres, large IGA grocery store adjacent building, famous Tickleberries Ice cream parlor near by, several great golf courses, wineries and fruit stands within a few minutes drive. Wildlife reserve observation area and hiking/mountain biking trails within a short drive.

Reviews

4.8/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

A Lakeside Retreat Near All the Gems of the Sunny Okanagan
average rating of 4.8 based on 16 reviews
5

10 days of fun in the sun

  • 5 of 5

What a great place! Phil and Joan were very easy to communicate with. The propert was very nice and clean. Had everything we needed. Super close to the beach which was not packed with people. Close to Penticton and Osoyoos to enjoy the attractions but far enough from all the tourists. Would definitely go back. Thanks Joan and Phil.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Yellowknife, NT. Canada
5

home away from home

  • 5 of 5

This condo was close to a children's park, a family beach, a grocery store, a liquor mart and wineries. Very convenient for family with small children, and for those who want to stay out of the city but in close proximity.

It was equipped with anything you need for a comfortable stay. From a full kitchen to a bbq on a small balcony (great for a morning coffee zen), laundry facilities, extra sheets and a pull out couch (although that was not very comfortable, we just placed the mattress on the rug, and that was fine for us).

Joan is a pleasure to correspond with. We would stay at her condo unit again.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

great stay!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and dog and I traveled to penticton and spent a few nights in OK falls at Joan's place. Everything was perfect! The kitchen has everything you need we bbq'd every night for dinner. There is a little beach area not far from the condo with an area for your dog's to swim and play. Joan was great to deal with and got back to me right away. The wineries in the area are amazing! I would definitely recommend this place!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Those thing you wish for

  • 5 of 5

Nothing like getting in a kitchen that has it all. Whatever you may need is here. The owners care about your experience. Thank you!

  • Submitted: May 25, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Saskatchewan, Canada
4

Well equipped and very clean

  • 4 of 5

I would rate this condo as excellent except that I don't think the location was what I had hoped for. I didn't do enough research before booking. No restaurants other than casual fast food within walking distance. Not misrepresented but OK Falls was more of a drive to Penticton than I expected. The photos are exactly what unit looks like. Joan was great to deal with and responded quickly when I had questions. Can't say anything but good things about unit itself. Very close to beach and wineries.

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Penticton, B.C.
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
OK Falls Pub
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
St. Andrew's
Nearest Motorway
10 Metres
Hwy. 97
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Ski
30 Kilometres
Apex
Nearest Beach
1000 Metres
Kenyon Park
Car: recommended

KVR bike/walk path starts at the condo and goes to Penticton. Many sandy beaches, wineries and golf courses close by. Tickleberries icecream store a few blocks away.

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Rates & Availability

Okanagan Falls Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Low Season
Apr 1 2017 - May 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$66
$402
$878
 
 
June
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$91
$512
 
 
High Season
Jun 30 2017 - Sep 3 2017
4 night minimum stay
$128
$807
 
 
Shoulder
Sep 4 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$91
$512
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$128
$805
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $18.3
Refundable damage deposit $146.36
Tax Rate 5.0%

Refundable Damage Deposit due upon arrival

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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