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Wood Lake view, Walnut Grove, Vineyard Setting

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 850 sq. ft.
Property type guest house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Quiet Rural area among vineyards, cherry and apple orchards.

Newly constructed in 2011! We are 'Grapewood Guesthouse'. A very peaceful setting overlooking Wood and Kalamalka lakes.

We are in the middle of orchard and vineyard country; cherry, apple, peach and apricot. On site are a Black walnut grove and vineyard .

Quail and Deer are often seen wandering nearby. Osprey fly overhead with their 'catch of the day'.

Parking is just steps from your door. Level entry. Tile and Hardwood floors. Washer and Dryer available.

This property is suitable for a couple looking for some refreshing time in the country. Spend your day on a private patio overlooking the lakes. Or, if you are a family travelling with Grandma and Grandpa or another couple, space and privacy await you here. You may choose to relax fully by enjoying your meals in the fine local restaurants or make use of the full kitchen amenities provided. We are next door to a homebased bakery/kitchen.

We have 7 acres of property to roam. Enjoy a spectacular view and get a good workout climbing our 'hill', or wander and take in the sights at a leisurely pace.

Keywords: Peaceful, private, lake view, patios, level entry, kid friendly, working farm, 7 acres private property to wander. A special baked treat will be offered upon your arrival.

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 5, 2017

About The Owner

Ed and Brenda purchased this property in 1991. We were apple orchardists until 2010 when we decided to take a different track and replant to grapes/vineyard. We thoroughly enjoy living in Oyama. It is a rural lifestyle, with great neighbors all around.

The Owner purchased this guest house in 1991

Why The Owner chose Lake Country

Oyama has so much to offer. We have heard many times from our visitors how much they enjoy the beauty of the Oyama area. It seemed natural to create a vacation rental to continue to share this great place with others. In 2006 we began the process of constructing our guesthouse. It has been a pleasure and a challenge to think of all the amenities that we would like to offer our guests. We want each guest to enjoy their stay to the maximum.

What makes this guest house unique

The choices are plenty at Grapewood Guesthouse. Beaches, hiking trails, shopping, tennis courts, boat rentals etc. are all nearby. Or, relaxing with a cool beverage on the shaded private patio on a hot day might just be your style.

Amenities

Lake Country Guest House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • guest house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • each bathroom has a toilet, sink and shower. No bath tub.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • One queen bedroom with adjoining bathroom. 2nd queen bedroom also has a twin/double bunkbed combo in same room, plus an adjoining bathroom. Best suited for maximum of 4 adults and 3 smaller children. Or 5 adults and 1 child. Not suitable for 7 adults.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
We are 'Grapewood in Oyama'. A very peaceful, beautiful setting overlooking Wood and Kalamalka lakes. Quail and Deer are often seen wandering nearby. Osprey fly overhead with their 'catch of the day'. Here is your chance to visit a working vineyard, and Black Walnut grove . Parking is just steps from your door. Level entry. Tile and Hardwood floors throughout. Bathrooms have heated tile floor.

Reviews

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Wood Lake view, Walnut Grove, Vineyard Setting
average rating of 5.0 based on 26 reviews
5

Lovely guesthouse with a view of Woods Lake

  • 5 of 5

The guesthouse was well- appointed, spotless and very comfortable for our group of two couples. Our every need was anticipated and provided for. Extra bonuses were the guided tour of the walnut grove and vineyard on the premises, excellent tips on sites to see in the area, and a yummy apple pie on the kitchen counter when we arrived. Location is perfect from which to explore the Okanagon Lakes region and to which to return for relaxing.

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely property in a beautiful area

  • 5 of 5

So glad we managed to book this lovely guesthouse in such an idyllic spot. Overlooking the lake at the front with a vineyard at the back. Initially there was a problem with the WiFi but this was rectified immediately by Ed. The owners made us most welcome and took the time to get to know us. We had a lovely tour of the vineyard with Ed explaining the science behind it all. Brenda and Ed gave us lots of tips on where to visit while we stayed in Lake Country and checked that we had everything that we needed. There were even beach towels, chairs and mats for us to use when we visited the lakes.

The property was spotless. The kitchen was fully equipped and there is a good sized washer and dryer. All the beds were very comfortable and the air conditioning was a lovely bonus.

The bakery next door was very convenient for many things including meals as well as baked goods. There are also shops and restaurants nearby.

We visited a local farm which we all enjoyed as we got to hold baby kangaroos! My young adults even managed to take kangaroo selfies!!

I would not hesitate to recommend this property to everyone. We hope that we will be able to visit here again in the future. There is an airport close by so you could fly in from another area if you didn't want to do any long drives to get to Lake Country. I would however recommend a hire car to get around in as there are plenty of places of interest and things to see and do.

This really is a lovely property which is spotlessly clean in a beautiful area. Sitting on the balcony with a glass of wine in the evening or having a cup of tea in the morning is a most refreshing and relaxing way to start and/or finish your day.

Thank you Brenda and Ed for letting us stay here.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

LOVELY PLACE - AWESOME VIEW - CLEAN AND SPACIOUS

  • 5 of 5

We had a very nice stay here, Brenda and Ed were around if you needed them both very nice hosts. This was a nice clean, spacious place with a spectacular view of the surrounding area and the lake beyond. This time there were only my wife and myself so we only needed the one room. This would have been great place to share with our Son and Family as there was another (separated) bathroom and bedroom on the other side with the kitchen and sitting area in the middle. We unfortunately did not have a lot of time to spend here as we were busy in town for most of our stay - so we didn't get to wander around the property. {next time} Thanks for the stay....

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

A very clean, spacious rental space that was in a perfect location. We comfortably had 6 adults in the room. Such a lovely countryside and Brenda and her husband were amazing hosts. Couldn't recommend it enough!

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

Clean, comfortable and well equipped, with a good view of the lake - an ideal base for boating, swimming, walking etc.. Hosts are charming and helpful.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Off the beaten path...

  • 5 of 5

but not too far. We didn't get to spend much time in the guest house. wish we had more time to explore the area more. Loved the quiet mornings with my coffee on the side porch enjoying the view. Great place to stay had everything we needed. This is a great place to stay. The Hosts were helpful and friendly. Thanks for the Bumble Pie! not a crumb was left.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
16 Kilometres
Kelowna International Airport
Nearest Barpub
7 Kilometres
Turtle Bay Pub
Nearest Golf
8 Kilometres
Aspen Grove
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
Hwy 97
Nearest Restaurant
6 Kilometres
The Greek House
Nearest Ski
50 Kilometres
Silver Star Mountain Resort
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Oyama waterfront
Car: necessary

We are in the 'Jewel of the Okanagan', as Oyama is named. Access to many activities are nearby. SilverStar Mtn. is 50 min.away where you can downhill mountain bike, ski, snowboard and cross country ski. Big White is 80 min away. Every Friday afternoon May-August Lake Country features a farmers market. Numerous wineries in the area. There are many marked hiking trails in Lake Country. A favorite area for cyclists to train.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Rates for up to 5 persons. Additional $10.00 per person per night for 6th and 7th persons.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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