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Enjoy the spectacular views up and down the lake from inside the cottage!

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Last updated: 08/23/2016
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  • Minimum stay:7-11 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Booking now for 2016.

Kootenay Lake is paradise found!!!

A free ferry to Nelson (Nelson is often referred to as Santa Fe north for its interesting art, restaurants, city centre) is further up the lake and provides a great outing. Ainsworth Hot Springs are near Nelson as well. Nelson has golfing, skiing, mountain biking and sandy beaches.

Crawford Bay is about 30 km north of the cottage along Highway 3A. An artisan community that features glass blowing, broom making, organic foods, iron works, painting, quilting...you get the idea.

Boswell located about 10 km north has a glass castle to tour!

Creston, 30 km south is a gem of a town with all kinds of fresh/organic produce including tender fruits and vegetables grown nearby. The old movie theatre is a classic for catching a recent film. A variety of restaurants tempt the palate. The Creston Wildlife Management Centre is just west of Creston and features 17,000 acres of nature. You can do interpretive hikes, guided canoe trips, climb bird blinds and see all sorts of interesting animals and birds.

Keywords: Cottage with Deck Situated Right Over Kootenay Lake in a Stunning Setting.

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cottage
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • If you like golfing - there are many great courses to enjoy - in Creston, Nelson, Crawford Bay!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Stereo
  • Toys

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Marina
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Views of the surrounding mountains ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Broadband Access:

    Dial up internet is unlimited...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone:

    Unlimited dial up internet is also available....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 16 - Sep 5
7 night min stay

$947
Labour day holiday
Aug 27 - Sep 6, 2016
11 night min stay

$1,082
flat fee
Fall
Sep 6 - Oct 31
7 night min stay

$811
Spring
Apr 1 - Jun 15
7 night min stay

$811
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$947

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Prearrival housekeeping $77.28
  • Pet Fee $38.64
  • Taxes Not included

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 08/23/2016
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Location

90 Miles
Nearest Airport
Cranbrook
20 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Creston
30 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Crawford Ferry
20 Miles
Nearest Golf
Creston
0.1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 3A
8 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Destiny Bay
40 Miles
Nearest Ski
Nelson
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Twin Bays

Car: Necessary

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1989

About the owner: My home is in Kaslo, BC. I am a town planner and have been fortunate enough to work in North America, the Middle East, Africa and Asia. Much of my work revolves around sustainable developments and sustainable plans for municipalities. Attractive design, architecture and building communities in a sustainable way are important to me both personally and professionally. My passions are outrigger paddling, gardening and great friends!

Why the Owner Chose Creston, BC, Canada:
This is the best of Canadian outdoors...kayaking, boating, hiking, mountain biking or just sitting on the deck with a good book are all perfect activities here.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The cottage has hand adzed beams, unmatched views from inside the cottage - up and down the lake, and a light airy feel. To date we have enjoyed seeing a variety of birds and animals on the property including moose, deer (June 2012), bear (May 2012), otter (May 2010), wild turkeys, bats, bald eagles (June 2012), ospreys (June 2012), loons, all sorts of ducks and geese and a variety of hummingbirds(June 2012). Bring your binoculars!


Contact us

Speaks: english, dutch
 

Photos

  • Enjoy the spectacular views up and down the lake from inside the cottage!

    Enjoy the spectacular views up and down the lake from inside the cottage!

  • You can read, go to the nearby beach or fish at Twin Bays, or golf or dine out!

    You can read, go to the nearby beach or fish at Twin Bays, or golf or dine out!

  • All the bedrooms overlook the lake and are nestled close to ponderosa pines

    All the bedrooms overlook the lake and are nestled close to ponderosa pines

  • From the front deck you can watch the kayaks

    From the front deck you can watch the kayaks

  • The cottage inside is light and airy.

    The cottage inside is light and airy.

  • Enjoy the relaxation of being surrounded by nature

    Enjoy the relaxation of being surrounded by nature

  • Lots of space for everyone to relax!

    Lots of space for everyone to relax!

  • On the deck is a pretty nice place to be.

    On the deck is a pretty nice place to be.

VRBO #300809

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Tuesday, August 23, 2016

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  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, dutch
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