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Spectacular Log Home Retreat - creekside in forested setting

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6

The Cabin in the Woods is a private oasis set on a large forested creekside acreage with private walking trails and abundant wildlife. Custom-built by the owners, this beautifully furnished log cabin features a view of nature from every room. This property with the log cabin set among the trees has a "Jasper like" feel - within an hour and a half to Edmonton.

Located approximately 20 minutes west of the lovely Pigeon Lake Village, this property is close enough to enjoy shopping, restaurants, spa, golf course, and community amenities while far enough away for peace and relaxation.

The modern kitchen is fully stocked with all the amenities needed to make complete meals, and include pantry staples to get you started - things like tea, coffee, condiments, spices, and more.

Fill your days with relaxation, from sitting on the deck enjoying a morning coffee, reading, board games, walking, drawing, yoga, to enjoying the hot tub while viewing the stars in the dark sky.

The loft has an expansive view of the creek and forest and includes one queen bed and one twin bed. Two bedrooms on the main level, each with a double bed have views of the forest. Comfortably sleeps up to maximum of 6 people. There is one large bathroom with a bath/shower combination. For those desiring a rustic experience, we have a log outhouse!

You will find an indoor wood burning fireplace with a supply of firewood at your doorstep, an outdoor fire pit and small BBQ.

Please note:

The rates shown on VRBO appear in U.S. dollars. The rate is $379.00 Canadian per night plus cleaning fee for up to 4 people.

This is a non-smoking property. NO parties, including bachelor or bachelorette parties, or events are permitted. No camping.

Other activities that can be found in the area include fishing at Buck Lake, swimming at Twin Lakes, and local farmers markets in the summer. There are golf courses in the area and the Reynolds Museum in Wetaskiwin.

This natural park-like setting is a terrific base for exploring Edmonton, central Alberta and the surrounding area, including Rocky Mountain House - gateway to Canada's National Parks.

The cabin is about an hour from the Edmonton airport, and a little over 2 hours from the Calgary airport. For a scenic tour including the Rocky Mountains start in Calgary, head up the Cowboy Trail (highway 22), spend a few nights at our cabin, continue on to Jasper, then head south on the Ice Field Parkway to Lake Louise, Banff, and Canmore, returning to Calgary. This route also works well starting in Edmonton.

We look forward to sharing our piece of paradise and hope you will enjoy it as much as we do!

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2017

Amenities

Winfield Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 6 ...
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Hot tub - 4 person max in hot tub at any time.
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Log outhouse - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 1, loft - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , loft bedroom includes seating area
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Spectacular Log Home Retreat - creekside in forested setting
average rating of 4.769231 based on 13 reviews
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Quiet and peaceful weekend getaway

  • 4 of 5

My friends and I really enjoyed our time at this cabin. It is nice and close to Edmonton, has beautiful scenery and the owners are very friendly and helpful.

The only thing we found was a large amount of dead flies dropping by the windows. I know there is usually this issue with log cabins and weather changes, but at one point we were gone for not even 2 hrs and when we returned there were probably over 100 dead flies on the floor. It seemed to get better as the day went on and was at the worst for the flies when it was very sunny in mid afternoon.

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A beautiful place!!

  • 5 of 5

A lovely, well-stocked, comfortable cabin. We had a great time!

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great get away!

  • 5 of 5

We were here for a girls weekend. Great place to get away and relax.

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

great place

  • 5 of 5

thank you for hosting our group

great time

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place and nice location

  • 5 of 5

The house is well orgnazed and rekaxing ..

And the location is great spot for people who like natural

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home to go with beautiful surroundings!

  • 5 of 5

Myself and 3 others rented this cabin for the Canada Day long weekend. We were looking for a place that was close to the city but felt a million miles from anywhere and we got exactly that. Katherine was accommodating and made the experience feel very personal. We had everything we could need to enjoy the house and it's amenities. I highly recommend the hiking trail! We found wild strawberries and raspberries plus the sights were incredible.

For my fellow urbanites, it may take a little adjusting to having windows with no curtains/blinds, even in the bedrooms and bathroom but you are secluded so you will get used to it.

I'd highly recommend this rental to get away from it all but in luxury!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $786.47
Cleaning Fee $94.38

Cancellation Policy: 100% refund for cancellations made more than 30 days prior to check in date. 50% refund for cancellations made more than 14 days prior to check in date. No refund within 14 days. Refunds will not be issued for shortened stays.
Cleaning Fee: $120

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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