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Lakefront Cottage on Kootenay Lake

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 850 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 8 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom, fully furnished and winterized waterfront cottage

2 bedroom each with double bed, 1 bathroom, fully furnished, electric heat, carpeted, throughout, all utensils, all bedding and bath linens supplied, wi-fi internet, satellite 40 inch flatscreen tv, fridge, stove, microwave, coffee maker and blender . Firepit, firewood, lawnchairs, beautiful private sandy beach on 3 acre trees and lawns parcel. 10 minutes from Nelson, 25 minutes to Ainsworth Hotsprings. On bus route. Canoe/kayak rental and convenience store located close by.Short drive to Whitewater Ski Area.

Low Season Rentals are 3 days minimum.

High Season Rentals are weekly, saturday to saturday.

Check-in: After 2.00 P.M Saturday

Check out: By 10.00 A.M.Saturday

More Details

Owner
Sherry or Peter Hartridge
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 22, 2017

About Sherry or Peter Hartridge

Born and raised in Nelson, our family has enjoyed this property since 1962. We share the property with our rental cottage guests who travel to our area from all over the world. Our Guest Book Testimonials can't say enough about the fun and enjoyment they have enjoyed at our cottage and the surrounding area. We offer assistance to our guests with most questions pertaining to what is available in our area.

Sherry or Peter Hartridge purchased this cottage in 1962

Why Sherry or Peter Hartridge chose Nelson

Location, location! Situated on a 3 acre parcel on a secondary road off the highway, on the Transit route, safe, quiet and secure. Steps away from your private beach, beautiful Kootenay Lake offering great fishing, abundant water activities, very tranquil!

Awesome view year around, great Canadian Kootenays experience for the International traveller new to British Columbia.

What makes this cottage unique

One of the most scenic locations on Kootenay Lake. Easy access, safe and private. As well, close to great hiking, mountain biking, fishing, skiing and many other activities. Just a 10 minute drive or bus ride to downtown Nelson. Some of the finest drinking water in the Kootenays right from the tap.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Fantastic!! We were able to fly in with my helicopter, land on the property and spend some of the best quality time ever. What a beautiful property and cottage and great hosts
May 2013
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Amenities

Nelson Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Shower only, no tub
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 1 - 1 double , 2 sleep sofa /futon
  • Two bedrooms, each with a built in double bed, futon on sun porch and in living room.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • 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:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(19 traveler reviews)

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Lakefront Cottage on Kootenay Lake
average rating of 4.8421054 based on 20 reviews
5

Very relaxing

  • 5 of 5

Our recent stay was our 4th year at the cottage. We very much enjoy our vacations here because of the cleanliness of the cottage (and it's amenities), the water front access, the short distance to Nelson; and the owners, Peter and Sherry are great people and easy to deal with.

Bill and Tammy

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Looking forward to having you both back for number 5 in 2018.
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5

Cozy Cabin in Perfect Location

  • 5 of 5

Peaceful and quiet on beautiful shoreline. Perfect location for launching a canoe. Close to the great town of Nelson. Tons of outdoor recreation in the area. Gorgeous autumn colors in Oct. Classic cabin is clean and cozy. Photos are accurate. Wonderful hosts.

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very comfortable and clean.

  • 5 of 5

Such a beautiful property. Very relaxing.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Holiday!

  • 5 of 5

Acorn Lane is a beautifully maintained older character cottage. Sherri and Peter are wonderful hosts and have made their property a destination we will return to! Thanks for everything!

The Nyrose Family

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
5

Beautiful Property and Wonderful Vacation

  • 5 of 5

This was our first stay at this property and it won't be our last. The cottage is charming, clean and nicely equipped. We loved sitting out on the front deck with breathtaking views of the lake and mountains, and evening star gazing. I used the private beach daily and it was very nice to be able to take my kayak out right in front of the cottage. Sherry and Peter are two of the nicest people you will meet and thoughtfully checked in with us periodically to make sure we had all we needed. It was a wonderful two weeks and great experience.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Airdrie Alberta
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there is no private beach, but you're welcome to use theirs.is infested with hudreds and hundreds of

  • 2 of 5

The property is well located., however there is no privacy from Neighbors on either side

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: 😐� Hmm, some people you can't satisfy! If you Ifyou leave the doors open all the time and food on the counter guess what? You will attract ants.We offered to deal with the ants but were told That youwould. We live on three acres of lakefront with one neighbor who is very occasionally here and the other you can't see. 200 ft of private beach. Read the majority of other reviews. Enough said.
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Map

Nearest Airport
36 Miles
Castlegar B.C.
Nearest Barpub
6 Miles
Nelson
Nearest Ferry
18 Miles
Kootenay Lake Ferry
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Nelson Granite Point
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
Highway 3A
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
Nelson
Nearest Ski
26 Miles
Whitewater
Nearest Beach
On the property

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Rates are based on 4 guests or less. Additional charge $30 per guest per day, to maximum 6 guests.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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