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Shuswap Lake 1000ft of Patios,Hot Tub,Dock,Boat Launch- 2 Suites Incl.

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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chateau / country house
Half Baths
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 7 beds, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps up to 14, Two Separate Entrances,

features and panoramic views from the house there are several flights of stairs.

TheIt is all about decks, docks and boats. This accommodation has 4 levels and is perfect for larger groups that want privacy as well. With over 1000 feet of decks, with two units with separate living accommodations perfect for multiple groups each having separate kitchen, bedrooms, living area, bathroom and patio. You are renting the whole place. A fourth level has a hot tub and games area. To access the unique property has dock and beach and a boat launch directly in front of semi-waterfront property. The cedar rustic house is comfortably equipped with 3 decks with panoramic lake view (over 1,000ft), 2 separate entrances, 2 kitchens, 3 washrooms, 3 queen beds, 2 sofa beds, 2 wall queen sleeping nooks (more for kids), 8 man hot tub, gas BBQ, hearth fireplace, parking for 7 vehicles (up to 22' for trailer), bicycles, washer/dryer, 2 satellite TV/DVD, stereo, private dock, boat launch and shared 2000' park side waterfront beach and dock, picnic and volleyball courts, parking for 7 vehicles (up to 26') on property. Bed sheets (placed on beds), towels and linens are in upper washroom off kitchen.

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Scotty Henderson
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 19, 2017

About Scotty Henderson

I too love to travel having been to all five continents as being an entrepreneur in the import business has taken me to diverse locations. This property can hold a large group like few can. While not luxurious it is comfortable as it's about decks the dock and boating. It's the company that you keep.

Scotty Henderson purchased this chateau / country house in 1998

Why Scotty Henderson chose Shuswap Lake

Great property for relaxing time with friends while keeping privacy of 4 levels with lots of space. Also boat launch and beaches are right here as well.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Everything is working out great, we are enjoying ourselves in your wonderful cabin.
Jul 2014
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3.3/5 -
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Shuswap Lake 1000ft of Patios,Hot Tub,Dock,Boat Launch- 2 Suites Incl.
average rating of 3.3157895 based on 22 reviews

Stunning view, relaxing and private.

  • 4 of 5

A great place for friends and family to catch up off the beaten path.

  • Submitted: Dec 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Great view, once you get up the stairs.

  • 3 of 5

Spacious for large group and places to break of in smaller groups.The pictures do not do the stairs justice, no one was missing leg day. Disappointed with some finishes, dated I understand, but a lot of small repairs needed. Cleaning staff needs to be changed (we had to clear out LOTS of cobwebs and spiders). It was commented "It seems like a guy cleaned it! ". Hot tub was nice size and worked well but could really use a lid lifter or slide off rack though.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Darren for the notes and glad you all had fun in the Shuswaps. After your notes I have found new cleaners yes wonderful women, who are doing a great job.
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Had an amazing time at this secret hideaway!

  • 5 of 5

This place is a well kept secret. Located along a secluded road it overlooks a beautiful lake suitable for swimming, fishing and exploring. The owner did his very best to make our visit a success. There are lots of things to do in the area such as swimming, hiking, conoeing, boating, fishing, golfing, exploring and relaxing. The accommodations are very spacious and comfortable. I would definitely come back again and recommend this property to a friend!

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad all had a wonderful time at the Lookout and enjoyed all that Shuswaps have to offer. It truly is a magical place with so much to do and see on one of the largest fresh water systems anywhere. Thanks for the kind thoughts and look forward to hosting you again.
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Sunny Shuswap Delights!

  • 5 of 5

If it's sunny and warm, the Shuswaps are the place to be! We were 3 couples in our 40's and loved the Lookout for the views over Cooper Island. Getting up to it takes a few stairs but the views are worth it. The hot tub a great place to relax. All of us had our own bedroom that were comfortable with bedding provided. The cabin is rustic but very comfortable and decks were awesome. We launched our boat at the park right in front of the place which was handy but had to move trailer back to propertty for the night as signs read would be towed if left in park. We will be back again next year for sure just for the hot tub!

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Michael and so glad you all enjoyed all that the Shuswaps and the property have to offer. Yes, there are stairs but the views make up for it on all the patios and it is a good exercise that sometimes is needed while in the Shuswaps. Looking forward to hosting you again next season and hope the weather will be as bright and as warm then.
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Sadly had to Cancel our Vacation

  • 3 of 5

We made a reservation for two weeks in August and due to unforeseen change of plans we sadly had to cancel our holiday. Scotty was very quick to refunded the total amount of our deposit.

  • Submitted: May 25, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So sorry that you weren't able to make it this Carmen and hopefully you can reschedule to another date as the lake is just warming up nicely for a great summer ahead! Scott
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Great location

  • 3 of 5

Location is great, even though having to go up so many stairs is a pain, the view is still amazing. The house wasn't clean when we arrived, there was a strange smell in the house, the patios were dusty and full of leaves and the grill was in bad condition and it barely worked. If you're renting this house you better bring your own blankets, and probably mattress as well, since we found bed bugs in one of the beds(we didn't use this bed). The kitchen wasn't equipment properly but it was good enough. The jacuzzi worked, which is a great highlight. Overall, great view, great location. If you're looking for something fancy and extremely clean this is not the place for you. This house does need lots of updates and that's the first thing you notice when you arrive.

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm sorry Andy if the place wasn't ready for you and your guys but I did mention that given late booking and early spring it may not be up to par as hard to get cleaners out in time which they did. Had extermiinators in and no signs of any problems. The place has been fully cleaned interiorly and exterioly and pressure washed now for the season opening.
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Highway #1
Nearest Ski
30 Miles
Sun Peaks
Nearest Beach
0.01 Miles

The Shuswaps all about decks, docks and boats. It is a peaceful, easy to love area just off the lake and backs on to endless mountains.


Rates & Availability

Celista Chateau / Country House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter Sledding
Jan 3 2017 - Apr 13 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest
Easter Weekend
Apr 14 2017 - Apr 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest
Early Spring
Apr 18 2017 - May 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
Spring 2017
May 21 2017 - Jun 23 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest
Summer Season 2017
Jun 24 2017 - Sep 3 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest
Fall Season 2017
Sep 4 2017 - Sep 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $11 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $109 + Tax
Pet Fee $26 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

After booking you will be forwarded a Welcoming email with most questions answered on it and an agreement required to be signed for the security deposit. Deposit and payment is refundable if property all dates can be booked.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Celista Chateau / Country House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Lake View
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Lower level home
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upper level home.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , upper level off kitchen
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , located in upper level living room
    Bedroom 4 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , on lower level living room
    Bedroom 7 - 1 bunk bed , in wall sleeping nook on lower level, queen mattress
    Bedroom 6 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , in living room open area lower level
    Bedroom 8 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 1 bunk bed , sleeping nook in wall single more for kids
  • There are two bedrooms on top level with full washroom; sofa bed on upper main level living room; bedroom on lower level; sofa bed on lower level living room and two cubby beds.
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing

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