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Absolutely Suite in the Wine Capital of Canada

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Other (See Description), 1 Bath,

Come and stay in the heart of Okanagan Wine country. This 1000 sq foot, self-catering, daylight basement suite is the perfect location to explore the valley. Accommodation for two to four people.

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE PRICE YOU SEE ON THE WEBSITE IS IN US DOLLARS. WE CHARGE $175 CANADIAN PER NIGHT. IF BOOKED DIRECTLY WITH US NO BOOKING FEE.

Close to two golf courses, a 5 minute walk to main street, with views overlooking the valley, this oasis in the desert is the ideal place to vacation.

Make Oliver your summer or winter destination. Use the two touring bicycles to amble along the banks of the Okanagan River using the paved hike and bike trail, or take the back country road to visit some of the 43 wineries.

Return to your suite and relax in the hot tub with a glass of local wine.

Your home away from home in the wine capital of Canada.

5% discount for 7 or more night stay. Complimentary bottle of local wine for a 3 night stay during high season. Inquire about monthly snowbird rates from Oct 5th 2017 to April 30th 2018. Please note the rate quoted to the right on this page is in US dollars. Our nightly rate for two people is $CDN175. No additional fees if booked directly with the owners We accept credit card payment by Square.

Keywords: Walkout Basement Suite, Apartment, Suite, Holiday, Oliver, Okanagan, accommodation, long term rental, snowbird,

More Details

Owner
Christine Work
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 20, 2017

About Christine Work

We came to Canada from New Zealand in 1975 and only intended to stay 2 years, but fell in love with the Okanagan. We have seen many changes from the valley being predominantly fruit to now, a large well established wine region. We have travelled extensively and enjoy the company of our guests.

Russell has a passion for photography and Christine is an avid gardener.

Why Christine Work chose Thompson Okanagan

It has an ideal aspect, catching the early morning sunrise, and plenty of shade in the hot afternoons. It was our summer kitchen when we had our family, but now that they are all grown, we wanted to repurpose the space downstairs as another home away from home for visitors to the wine capital of Canada

What makes this apartment unique

This fully self-contained suite with private spa, BBQ and patio area, is a vacationers delight.

Complimentary bikes to enjoy the many trails in the valley.

Beautiful private gardens to relax and enjoy the quail.

Only ten minutes walk to town, and 10 to the local tennis courts and public swimming pool. Tuc El Nuit Lake provides non motorized water sports, only a 5 minute drive away.

Guestbook comments from the owner

At the last minute we found this wonderful B&B with loveliest people. We've enjoyed every minute of the great atmosphere and hospitality. We're looking forward for next time we'll come over.
Jun 2010
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Amenities

Oliver Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Other (See Description) - 1 murphy bed , Queen sized bed located in large living room
  • Queen size Bed (1), Murphy Bed (1) A very comfortable queen sized murphy bed, located in the lounge provides an additional private sleeping area for another couple.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 2 bicycles
  • 2 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • 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
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Two touring 'Giant' bicycles free for your use. There is outdoor seating under the pergola and a propane firepit.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(37 traveler reviews)

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Absolutely Suite in the Wine Capital of Canada
average rating of 4.891892 based on 42 reviews
Owen Sound, Ontario 
5

Beautiful Accomodations

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a quiet, relaxing environment then you must see Russell and Christine.

Once we arrived we were greeted by the most hospitable hosts, they were very helpful with information we needed to tour the area of Oliver. Beautiful spot to visit, we just wish we could've stayed longer. You will not be disappointed if you book with Absolutely Suite. It has everything you could possibly ever need or want.

We definitely would return!

Thank you again Russell and Christine

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Warm welcome in a great spot!

  • 4 of 5

Wonderful welcome. Perfect location for wine tasting. Would come back any time.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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5

Perfect spot

  • 5 of 5

Loved our stay. The unit was clean and had everything we needed. Fabulous walk out area to the back yard with a dining table and lounge area.

Quiet and private. Don't hesitate to book!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great spot

  • 5 of 5

Russell and Christine have a great place to stay; the apartment was well maintained and in an excellent location. They were very good hosts, making sure that we were comfortable and suggesting activities and restaurants in the area.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Friendly. Comfortable. A pleasure!

  • 5 of 5

Excellent! Very friendly. Place was clean and comfortable. Great! Would love to come back.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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Very comfortable

  • 4 of 5

Very comfortable place for a few nights or a lengthy stay.

Nice touch top have access to a mens and ladies bike.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Oliver - private airport, Penticton commercial
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Murphy's Sports Bar
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Nk'Mip Canyon and Fairview Mountain
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
Highway 97
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Gecko's Grill
Nearest Ski
40 Kilometres
Mount Baldy
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Rotary Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
SOSS
Nearest Point of Interest
The Hike and Bike Trail
Nearest Point of Interest
Post Office
Nearest Point of Interest
Medici's Gellateria
Nearest Point of Interest
Okanagan Savings Credit Union
Nearest Point of Interest
CIBC Bank
Nearest Point of Interest
Royal Bank
Nearest Point of Interest
Water Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Swimming pool
Car: recommended

Located in the heart of Okanagan Wine country. 43 wineries within 15km, Close to hike and bike trail along the Okanagan River, Great area for birding, 500m from Main St, (Hwy 97) and restaurants

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Guest Fee $19.86 per person per night

Rates quoted are for two people staying. Additional guests are $25 per person per night.
Please note:Cancellations 30 days or more before date of stay receive a full refund minus a $25 service fee. Cancellations 29 days to 14 days before date of stay will be subject to a cancellation fee equal to 50% of the total amount paid. Cancellations 13 days or less before your stay are not refundable.
Long term snowbird monthly rate. Please inquire for more details. The monthly all-inclusive rate is $1100. Snowbird rate for 2017 will commence Oct 5th 2017 through to April 30th 2018.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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