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Gorgeous home at Lake Roosevelt

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 1,750 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

1,800 sf - 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, additional large loft with bunk beds.

Columbia Ranch is 40 acre playground including a fully furnished vacation home built in 2006. It's location enjoys great access to Lake Roosevelt, Two Rivers, Banks Lake, Grand Coulee Dam, and the Fruitland Valley. It's also a reasonable commute to Spokane, Gonzaga, EWU, and Whitworth. There is something for everybody anytime of the year. With a family oriented feel, we offer all the ammennities you'd expect and more. The home will comfortably sleep up to 9 guests, but can easily accommodate up to 12 (if the pull-out twin bed combo sofa and blow-ups are acceptable). Open concept on the main floor includes a full kitchen, family room, dining area, and large island bar for those that love to cook. Also, a huge stone woodburning fireplace and big flat screen tv can be enjoyed from anywhere on the main floor. Main flow locates two private bedrooms and the laundry room. Upstairs has a large loft, which can be closed off for privacy, and includes 4 bunk beds and one single bed, along with the upstairs 1/2 bath. Use the dimmers on every light switch to set the mood. You will appreciate hand-scraped hardwoods throughout and the solid hardwood cabinets, doors, and countertops which give this 'cabin' a cozy but lvery uxurious feel. For larger groups, we have a fully furnished farm house on property as well- call for details regarding farm house booking.

Tyler Gillis
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 21, 2017

About Tyler Gillis

Our Family resides in Tacoma, WA but frequent Eastern Washington. We love boating on the lake in the summer and chasing around the animals in the fall and winter.

Tyler Gillis purchased this house in 2006

Why Tyler Gillis chose Washington State

Our family really digs the outdoors and we wanted to be on Lk Roosevelt ever since we saw it for the first time in 2002; it IS the hidden jewel of Eastern Washington. We chose this 40 acre property to build, because it is close to town, 1,000 of miles of state land, and Two Rivers. It has unbelievable views of Lake Roosevelt to the West, Sherman Pass to the North, the Huckleberry Mountains to the East, and the Hunters countryside to the South. The deck off the main floor has 180 degrees views that will blow you away. You will find something new to be amazed with every time you look. At night you will see stars and more stars.... It's gotta be seen to believe.

What makes this house unique

IN THE SPRING AND SUMMER: Bring your ATV's, your boat, and some seadoos. If you like to watch or photograph wildlife, maybe go for a hike; after that you may not want to leave the property at all. But if you do want to hit the water - The Hunters, Wa boat launch is 5 minutes down the road. You can chose any number of sandy beaches to call your own for the day. Attention Golfers! Pack your clubs because Chewelah CC is really good and really tough. It is 45 min away from the cabin, but only minutes away from Colville (the 'big city'). IN THE FALL AND WINTER: Bring your ATV's, cross-country skis, and snowmobiles. You will enjoy the property and 'cabin' in a different way. This is our favorite time to be there. The animals are active so go for a walk and try cover all 40 acres. Typically the weather is great; cool and clear most of the time. Get the indoor, and outdoor, fire roaring as you watch the sun set before taking in your favorite movie. Prepare a feast to eat for dinner, you'll be hungry after all the fresh air.


Hunters House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1750 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Upstairs Bathroom - toilet , Sink included
    MainFloor Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , sink
  • Two bathrooms. Main floor is a full bath. Upstairs/loft has a 1/2 bath
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Main Floor Bedroom #1
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Main Floor Bedroom #2
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single , 2 bunk bed , Upstairs 3rd Bedroom/loft
  • Two comfortable sized bedrooms with 2 queen beds (one in each room) and dressers and/or closets, on main floor. Large loft upstairs, includes closet, porch, and bathroom, and sleeping accommodations which include 5 single beds. The sofa pulls out into a double if needed. Sleeps 9 on beds, (sleeps 11 if you include pullout sofa). Blowup matresses are available if you need additional beds- Just ask. PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN SHEETS TO USE ON BEDS!
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • limited accessibility ...
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • skiing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
AT THE CABIN: The 600 sf covered deck is suited for large groups and big fun bar-b-que's while you watch the horseshoe pits, the deer, and the sun set. There is a horseshoe pit and a large climbing rock for the kids to conquer... all in the yard. Make sure to pack binoculars! OFF-CAMPUS: World-class fishing awaits you on the Lake for Walleye or further north at the Upper Columbia nicknamed the 'Jurassic' for its legendary trout. Summer guests will love a 'real' 4th of July celebration. The little town of Hunters does a great show and it feels very American. Family Fun! For the adventuresome crowd, you need to experience the Poker Run (August) down at Two Rivers and up the Spokane River. It's been called Lk Roosevelt's version of Seafair. 90 degree weather, gambling from your boat, people watching. Larger groups: We can provide addtional lodging on property in the Farm House which is fully furnished, call for details re: Farm House


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Gorgeous home at Lake Roosevelt
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 21 reviews

Wonderful hideaway cabin with an Amazing view!

  • 5 of 5

Rented this cabin over the 4th if July weekend with the goal of exploring the area. But spent the majority of the time at the cabin and exploring the property. The views from the front porch are simply beautiful. The owners are very responsive with answering questions and also providing tips of what to do in the area. If you are looking to escape and just enjoy nature, then I highly recommend this rental.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Secluded and beautiful

  • 5 of 5

Ty and Janine had this place stocked! You don't have to bring a thing. The view is amazing and you can be as loud as you want because there is no one for miles. We had a small wedding here and it was gorgeous! Everyone had a blast, plus we could bring our dogs and they had fun too! Definitely coming back for an anniversary!

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very comfortable home with a beautiful ful!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time staying in this home. Lots of Kitchen space, very comfortable family area and beautiful view from the front porch. If you like peaceful surroundings and nature this is the place to be!

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Our new favorite VRBO by far!

  • 5 of 5

If you love hunting, wildlife, open spaces, and zero people along with views and the bliss of silence then this is your place! Loved it. House was so well stocked and comfy. I love that you let us bring our dogs and we did follow the rule so we brought 3 dog beds and there was still plenty of floor space. The water in the house must be on a great filter system it was great. Everything we needed was available in Hunters. We have Verizon and we got 4G about 85% of the time so it was perfect. I appreciated the Dish network. We hiked between 7-10 miles each day so coming back and relaxing at night was great. Can't say enough. Making our next reservation ASAP. Tyler and his family are great to work with and will respond via email while you are there if you need help or questions. Thanks for allowing us to rent your beautiful woodsy cabin.

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 1 of 5

**BEWARE!!!**After staying at owners cabin with my family in June of 2015, that would be over 1 year ago, we have still have not received our damage deposit! The owner told us everything looked great, and our damage deposit would be returned. After waiting for several weeks it had not been returned. My husband contacted the owner and he said he would check into what happened. We never heard from the him again. I have sent several emails and no response. We have used VRBO several times and have always been very happy with owners timely response post rental time and have always had our damage deposit returned to us. Please think twice before renting this property!!!

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We disagree. We have overwhelming approval and satisfaction from 95% our past clients, and will continue to strive for an exceptional rental experiences for all future clients.
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Wow! The View, Comfortable, High Quality, All the Amenities, Like Your Home!

  • 5 of 5

You can certainly observe the property owners have the gift of Hospitality and take care of their property and home. They went IMO, the extra mile to be certain we had everything we needed. The communication of every step and amenity was exceptional. We had all we needed and more. The house has amazing décor, up to date appliances and lots of places to lounge, very thought out. I love it. It's a super comfortable house and great new lodge feeling layout, was great for our family to sit and play cards and board games and just spend quality time together. For those who wanted to watch movies, they weren't far away. The view draws you outside and that was also an appreciated experience with the stars and water expansive outdoor view. We felt very safe with the kids that the ranch road gate is lockable, very private estate feel. Great time and thank you for sharing your home for our family to experience!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Spokane Intl
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Hunters Inn/Tavern
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Inchelium Ferry
Nearest Golf
35 Miles
Chewelah CC
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
HWY 25
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Hunters Inn/Tavern & Laura's Kitchen
Nearest Ski
35 Miles
49 Degree North- Chewelah
Nearest Beach
6 Miles
Two Rivers or Hunters Campground/boat lanch/picnic
Car: recommended

Columbia Ranch is 40 minutes South of Kettle Falls/Colville. It is 90 minutes NW of Spokane. Both are relaxing drives if you are looking for a shopping/antiqueing trip. Gonzaga, EWU, Whitworth, all near. It is very close to Hunters, WA and Two Rivers (the main hub for all things Lk Roosevelt). Columbia Ranch's central location is a huge benefit to enjoying your trip!


Rates & Availability

Hunters House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 5 2017
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Protection $59
Cleaning Fee $115 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.6%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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