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Bill's Run...a Newer 4 BR Executive Ski Home Ski in/Ski Out

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Space 3,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 4.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

Victorian themed Ski in/Ski out home with stunning panoramic views to the south of Big White Mountain, the Monashees, the Village, Tube Town and Knoll areas as well as views of the City of Vernon, Kalamalka Lake and Okanagan Lake.

The home includes its very own ski run for evening activities.

High above the Silver Star ski resort village in the new Ridge subdivision, this is a stunning brand new well appointed home with the top open floor concept living area. All bedrooms include ensuites.

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More Details

Owner
Bill Chyplyk
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 22, 2017

About Bill Chyplyk

The owner lives nearby.

Bill Chyplyk purchased this house in 2010

Why Bill Chyplyk chose Thompson Okanagan

Silver Star Ski Resort is a Winter Wonderland. Silver Star's Champagne powder and soft packed powder ski conditions offer some of the best lift serviced skiing and riding in the world. The atmosphere, ambiance and friendly people make this a very special place to visit.

What makes this house unique

Enjoy the luxury and comfort of a beautiful new home with some of the best views on the mountain.

Amenities

Vernon House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (4) All bedrooms have brand new Queen sized beds with pillow tops
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Ski & Snowboard
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

4.8/5 -
(4 traveler reviews)

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Bill's Run...a Newer 4 BR Executive Ski Home Ski in/Ski Out
average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews
5

Large, beautiful home on the Ridge

  • 5 of 5

This is a great 3 level condo that is, as mentioned by other reviewers, well appointed and in great shape.

It is a perfect rental for a mature family, as the adult kids can have their own floors with their own kids in another room. There was a slight mix-up with the number of beds in one of the room's but the owner quickly corrected. We would stay here again in a heartbeat.

But for this review, I wanted to provide some more notes/info for potential renters to clear up access...

- It is easy to ski in and ski out. To ski out, you can ski from the back of the house down a short, but steep slope (see pic on main listing which shows back of house). This connects to the Attridge Run Out. Or if this is too steep, you can walk three houses down to an earlier portion of the Attridge Run Out accessible from the road. A competent green skier should be able to handle this.

- Once skiing out, you can take the Alpine Meadows chair to ski to the main village or down to the Silver Queen chair to take a run out to the village. If you need tickets, they sell them at the Silver Queen chair where people also buy tubing tickets and/or skating. Or you can buy them at the base of the Summit chair (you may want to verify if this ticketing spot is open daily). Lifties have been known to let you take the chair to get to where you need tickets.

- At the end of the day, it is easy to get back. Green level skiers can just take Criss Cross from the Alpine Meadows Chair or Summit Chair and merge to the Attridge Run Out and get off the run out at the overpass (where I mentioned a green-level skier can get onto the run out), or Blue level skiers can take Split Decision to the run out, or take Lonestar and at the very end of the run, before the underpass/road, you duck through the trees which will bring you right across the street from the place (my preferred method once discovered). The owner will tell you all about these.

- Walking from the village would be possible, but it would be pretty long. Likely 20 mins. You would walk out of the village and walk up Spencer Lane where there are steps up to the Attridge Run Out. This would be the most direct route if walking home late from the bar (though not likely sanctioned by Silver Star as they don't like people walking on runs). Google maps says this walk would be approx 1.4 km.

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks very much for your kind review and comments. It was a pleasure to host you and your family. Walking to the village is best done in the evening when the lifts close and there is no skiing on the Attridge Run Out. The path is lit and it is enjoyable to do on snowshoes. As far as I know, it is intended as a walking and access path to the village apres skiing. The path is also a direct route to Tubing and Skating activities. This is typical of access paths to the Village on the Knoll area as well....pedestrians need to be wary of ski routes when the lifts are still open for skiing.
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5

Large, very well appointed, great service, on the hill

  • 5 of 5

This condo has lots of room, an incredible view of the valley, and is so well appointed. Excellent kitchen utensils and cookware, each room has it's own bathroom, hot tub off the main floor is clean, a perfect temperature, and a great view. Multiple TV's, speakers in built, and a laundry room. I'm glad we had cars as coming back from the village on skis is a slog :) But parking in the village is free and ample, so we just drove down (5 mins) and back at days end. We didn't hear the neighbors at all. Silver star itself was great with downhill/cross country options, outdoor skating, tubing that is hilarious fun. Very entertaining and peaceful when you want it. The owner was very nice and easy to deal with. If you like to cook, value good cookware, and want a place with enough space to enjoy your group while having alone time, this is it.

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Beautiful home, inconventient location.

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at this home during the first week of Jan. 2012. The homeowner was terrific to deal with and the home was beautiful and spacious for the seven of us. We chose this home because it was new and because each room had an ensuite and a tv. It is a very well equipped, luxurious home and the view is fabulous. The home is three levels so be prepared for plenty of stairs. The ski in/out access is not suitable for beginners so half of our party had to drive to the village each morning. That was disappointing. It should also be noted that the home is not within reasonable walking distance of the village by virtue of both the distance and the steep elevation of the road. This is the nicest home we have ever rented at Silver Star which, in our minds, makes up for the somewhat inconvenient location. We would stay there again.

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2012
  • Stayed: Dec 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great property, great owner, could not ask for anything more!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I are renting this property for 7 weeks in November and December 2011. After almost 5 weeks here, I feel very comfortable writing a review on the property. The house is brand new, very well appointed and immaculately kept. It is very conveniently located for both downhill and cross country skiing. A groomed run is right behind the house, the Silver Star village center is a 4 minute drive away, the Sovereign Lake Lodge is an 8 minute drive away. The owner is extremely nice and always available, he could not have done more to make us feel welcome and at home. This is a very special property, which we are thoroughly enjoying and highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2011
  • Stayed: Nov 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Kelowna
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Town Center
Nearest Ferry
120 Miles
Arrow Lakes
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Predator Ridge, Ridge Golf Course, Spalmacheen etc
Nearest Train
70 Miles
Rocky Mountaneer
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
Highway 97
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Town Center
Nearest Ski
Out Our Back Door!!!
Nearest Beach
12 Miles
Kalamalka Lake
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $202.61

Rate is based on 4 bedrooms 4 1/2 baths 8 persons.

Maximum occupant accomodation is 8 persons.

Additional housekeeping fee of $250.00 is charged for stays of less than 5 nights.

20% Deposit to secure booking period balance owing 1 month in advance of arrival

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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