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Lovers' Getaway, Spiritual Retreat,

(75 Reviews)

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Last updated: 04/27/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:2
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

1 Bedroom, 2 baths, sleeps 2

Looking for a private, romantic getaway, and an inspirational retreat? Look no further!

This magical place is a love affair - with Source, your significant other or yourself. Rest, renew and reflect in the expanse of nature. This intimate cliffside home is built on mountainside rock overlooking Nature's back yard. Be embraced by the water, mountains and animals that make it their home.

The panoramic vistas are jaw dropping. Nature envelopes you. From your bird's eye view, eagles and osprey soar as you lounge in the hot tub or deck. Hear the haunting cry of a loon. Watch sunsets from the comfort of the outdoor fire pit on the infinity deck.

Awaken to the most inspirational setting you could wish for. While the day beckons with a host of activities and attractions nearby, you may never want to leave.

This beautifully artistic and eco-friendly home has all of the amenities for pampering yourself. Enjoy the hot tub just a few steps outside the master suite, separate bathrooms, satellite TV, and a fully stocked gourmet kitchen.

With two fireplaces in both the great room and the spacious master suite, the entire home overlooks the water and mountains for an intimate experience with nature. This home was built with love, crafted by an artist/designer and inspired by Spirit. You can feel it!

Open forest and mountains are behind you, with Lake Pend Oreille and mountains in full view throughout. Minutes away you can hike, mountain bike, fish, kayak, boat, and swim.

There are two places to moor your boat and a boat launch ramp directly below the house. Spend days exploring and enjoying Sandpoint, named Rand McNalley's Best Small Town in the US. Visit Schweitzer Mountain Ski Resort, Silverwood Water Park or take a road trip via the scenic highways to Montana and Canada.

There's a wealth of recreational activities outside your door, or you could just settle in and revel in the magic of your lovers’ getaway and spiritual retreat.

This is so much more than a rental . . . it’s an experience! Note this is a stand alone residence. Owner's live just minutes away.
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Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/27/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 1400 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 2
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children:

    Home is situated on a cliff with steep stairs and minimal railings. ...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    We are a dog friendly home. Two outdoor kennels for when you are away. Fully fenced yard. ...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • Luxurious foam mattress with high thread count sheets.

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


  • Two separate bathrooms. Hot tub off of mastersuite All linens and towels, bathrobes,and spa towels provided...moreless

Other Amenities

  • The owners have used eco friendly materials and cleaning agents wherever possible. Wool carpets....moreless


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library


  • Away From It All
  • Romantic


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach:

    Trestle Creek Marine Park is less than a quarter mile away....moreless

  • Downtown:

    Just 20 minutes from Sandpoint: Most Beautiful Town in USA - Rand McNalley Top 10 Dream Towns - Sunset Mag Prettiest Winter Town - Travel & Leisure Best Adventure Town - Natl Geographic...moreless

  • Lake:

    Lake Pend Orielle is the largest lake west of the Mississippi. There is every fresh water recreation available to you. ...moreless

  • Lake View:

    You won't find a better view. It's jaw dropping. You feel as if you are standing on the edge of the world! You are less than a mile from the beach....moreless

  • Mountain
  • Mountain View:

    Behind the house is direct access to National Forest....moreless

  • Resort:

    You are just 20 minutes from Schweitzer Ski resort shuttle. ...moreless

  • Water View:

    This is one of the best views of Lake Pend Orielle. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    gas stoves and electric...moreless

  • Internet:


  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    King size foam mattress with cotton 500 thread count....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Off street parking...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    We have every appliance and tool....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    This is a fully stocked kitchen...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    This is a working kitchen. Fully stocked. You just need to bring your food. We have the oils, seansonings, coffee and filters and condiments...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Gas range...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio:

    You can choose from the infinity deck on the west side overlooking the lake and mountains or the east side deck overlooking the garden....moreless

  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Two person hot tub just steps off master suite. Always cleaned for each use set to your preferred temperature....moreless

  • Outdoor Hot Tub


Write a review 5
from 75 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
April tax special
Apr 1 - Apr 30, 2017
3 night min stay
Early Spring
May 1 - May 11, 2017
3 night min stay
Late spring early summer
May 12 - Jun 30, 2017
3 night min stay
Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2017
3 night min stay
Sep 1 - Oct 15, 2017
3 night min stay
Late Fall
Oct 16 - Nov 30, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning $125 + tax
  • Pet Fee $15 + tax
  • Tax Rate 8%


We take both credit cards or checks. If paying by check we ask for half the rental rate up front and the balance in cash upon arrival or by check in advance enough to clear. Paying by check will not necessarily correspond the way HA/VRBO set's up payment if by CC.

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Jeanelle Shields

123 B Providence Rd

Sandpoint, Idaho, 83864

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 04/27/2017
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90 Miles
Nearest Airport
Spokane International
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Beyond Hope Resort
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Jack Nicholus designed Idaho Club
25 Miles
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 200
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Floating Restaurant
20 Miles
Nearest Ski
Schweitzer Ski Resort
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Lake Pend Orielle

Car: Recommended

We're located in the beautiful lakeside town of Hope, minutes away from the

scenic town of Sandpoint, Idaho. Sandpoint was voted one of the best small

towns in the US by numerous magazines like Sunset Magazine and the New

York Times. Lake Pend Orielle has over 100 miles of shoreline and is chock full of

islands and nooks and bays to explore by land or water! The area is gorgeous

with boundless opportunities for kayaking, hiking, boating and any kind of

outdoor activity you can think of.

Other Activities: All water sports, bird watching

Golf: Just 4 miles to Idaho Club's Jack Nicholus Signature golf course. The less demanding Elks Course (9 hole) is 20 minutes away.

Ski: Schweitzer Ski Resort is 25 miles away


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1997

About the owner: Our meeting was a gift from God. There's no other way to explain how we met. Both avid outdoorspeople and reclusives, we created a love nest that reflects our tastes: private, surrounded by nature, user/eco friendly, and a place that is both inspiring and healing. Our intention is to pass on the blessings that this home has given so generously to us.

Why the Owner Chose Hope, ID, USA:
This is a Soul House. Words don't do this home justice. It is experienced by the heart. Situated on a cliff, the view let's you experience a cloud's ledge perspective. Nearly all rooms look out on the view. You are totally private, whether in the garden area, the deck or inside.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Recent Sandpoint Raves: Most Beautiful Town in USA - Rand McNaley Top Ten Dream Towns - Sunset Magazin Best Adventure Town - National Geographic Sporting Paradise - New York Times 'Norman Rockwell meets Ansel Adams' - USA Today Best Kept Picture Perfect Secret - Ski Magazine Prettiest Winter Town - Travel and Leisure Number 1 Ski Town in USA - Rand McNaley 7 Reasons to vist Sandpoint - Country Living Magazine Greatest Places to live in the West - American Cowboy Magazine

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/27/2017

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Your view upon awakening!

    Your view upon awakening!

  • Steps to Hot Tub

    Steps to Hot Tub

  • Open floor plan allows for views all around!

    Open floor plan allows for views all around!

  • Enjoy sunbathing on a totally private deck

    Enjoy sunbathing on a totally private deck

  • Connect with your soul!

    Connect with your soul!

  • Garden of Eagen side of house.  Fully fenced and private.

    Garden of Eagen side of house. Fully fenced and private.

  • Looking straight at Schweitzer Mtn

    Looking straight at Schweitzer Mtn

  • Eagle eye views

    Eagle eye views

  • Pampurred guest

    Pampurred guest

  • Glorious fall colors

    Glorious fall colors

  • Awaken to eagles soaring below you!

    Awaken to eagles soaring below you!

  • Fully stocked gourmet kitchen

    Fully stocked gourmet kitchen

  • Enjoy eating breakfast while watching the eagles eat theirs

    Enjoy eating breakfast while watching the eagles eat theirs

  • Original artwork, custom made furniture and quality furnishings

    Original artwork, custom made furniture and quality furnishings

  • A beautiful end to a perfect day

    A beautiful end to a perfect day

  • 'First Night!'  guest photo

    'First Night!' guest photo

  • Inside the safety and privacy of the Garden of Eagen

    Inside the safety and privacy of the Garden of Eagen

  • Got snow?

    Got snow?

  • Bird watchers haven

    Bird watchers haven

  • A surprise guest!

    A surprise guest!

  • Summer solstice moon set

    Summer solstice moon set

VRBO #366541

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Friday, April 28, 2017

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