Log Cottage in Pristine Wilderness with Private Lake

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Last updated: 09/28/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Our 2 handcrafted log cottages offer lots of privacy and breathtaking views of the mostly snow covered Monashee Mountains and the rolling hills, forests and private lake of our ranch, covering over 600 acres. Each cabin consists of an open living/dining area with a fully equipped kitchen, one full bathroom and a separate bedroom. A large sleeping loft overlooks the living room.
Sit back on your covered porch to enjoy your private BBQ taking in the sunset and views. A cozy wood stove provides comfortable heat on cooler days. Green electricity comes from a solar power system.
The cabins are within walking distance to the lake where you can fish for rainbow trouts.Or start your trailride or hike right from your porch.
Paddle out on the lake in our complementary canoe and watch countless birds and waterfowl such as bald eagles, ospreys and many different ducks.
Our ranch is home to lots of wildlife such as bears, coyotes, deer, elk, moose, marmots and many more for you to enjoy

hiking in the Monashee Mountains: hiking in the Monashees is an unforgettable experience as this is still true wilderness with glacier fed lakes and snow covered peaks and lots of wildlife to view

canoeing or kayaking on the shuswap river: The shuswap river is one of the most versatile rivers around with calm sections for unexperienced paddlers as well as whitewater for the kayaker.

fishing for rainbow trouts: fishing opportunities are countles, catch a rainbow trout in our lake or any of the surrounding waters, such as Sugar Lake, Echo Lake or the Shuswap river

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Property Type

  • House
  • 85 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Singles
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

  • bedroom 2: 2 queen


  • bedroom 1: 2 twin/ single


  • Both our log cottages each have a separate bedroom and a large sleeping loft with 2 double / 3 single beds...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Badezimmer 1: toilet, shower


  • modern bathroom with shower/glassdoor and window that opens

Other Amenities

  • The log cottages both have a fully equipped kitchen and a modern bathroom with shower. There is an open dining/living area with a cozy wood stove as well as one separate bedroom and a spacious sleeping loft. For your convenience the cottages are equipped with a gas BBQ on the porch as well as outdoor furniture and you can use a free canoe on the lake for fishing or sunbathing. You also have access to a floating dock to get onto the lake....moreless


  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Games
  • Toys


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Caves
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Whitewater Rafting


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Firewood
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Beach Chairs
  • Boat
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch Furniture
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Yard

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool

Property Descriptor

  • Detached


Write a review 5
from 8 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Dec 1 - Jan 15, 2017
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates


  • Reinigungsgebühr $37.53 + tax
  • VAT Tax Rate 5%


Die Preise gelten fuer bis zu 4 Peronen, zusaetzliche Erwachsene 25$ pro Nacht, Kinder 10 $ pro Nacht.

Es entfaellt eine einmalige Reinigungsgebuehr in Hoehe von 50 $.

Eine 50% ige Anzahlung ist fällig bei Buchung um die Reservierung zu halten, der Rest ist fällig bei Anreise.

Zahlungsformen sind Überweisung, Kreditkarten, Paypal oder Barzahlung.

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

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Last updated: 09/28/2016
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70 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
15 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
35 Kilometres
Nearest Train
6 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Highway 6
15 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
45 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
100 Metres
Nearest Beach

Car: Recommended

Bear Valley Highlands is located in the Okanagan Valley, which is often called ' the canadian California' due to its climate with 4 real seasons, warm and dry summers that allow an abundance of orchards and wineries in the area. Our ranch cover over 600 acres of forests and meadows surrounded by crown land and thus offering total privacy and tranquility as well as fantastic wildlife viewing opportunities.

There are many pristine lakes and rivers in the area to visit as well as a number of golf courses, an award winning ski resort, historic venues as well as trail riding opportunities and rodeos to experience canadian heritage.

Vernon is only a 35 minute drive away and offers museums, cinemas, shopping centres, water slides and much more.

We are also located on the famous hot springs route to the Kootenays where you can soak in natural or man made hot pools and enjoy the breathtaking Kootenay Rockies.

Golf: 3 golf courses are in close proximity to our ranch and many award winning courses are in Vernon, a 45 minute drive away.

Ski: Silverstar Mountain is an award winning ski area for downhill and cross country skiing and has a beautiful western themed village.

Only a 20 minute drive from downtown Vernon


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

Contact us

Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, italian

Guestbook comments from the owner

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