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Sunny 3 Bedroom Cottage 1 Block To Beach W/ Large Fenced Yard For Children And

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 1 & 1/2 Bathroom, sleeps 10

, fully furnished 4 bedroom home with extra sleeping space in finished basement rec room for family or friends. This beachy-feel cottage also features a large attached sun room, fireplace, boat storage, and extra large, beautifully landscaped fenced-in lawn and fruit trees.

The bright, recently remodeled kitchen is fully equipped and has lots of seating for dinner guests. With a cozy living area and large screen tv for movie nights, this property has something for everyone. The spacious bathroom includes large shower and corner Jacuzzi tub.

Located one block from boat launch and public beach in the quiet delta of Fintry, family and guests will love the close proximity to lakefront activities. You will find a picnic tables and a floating dock to dive off on the beach.

There is easy access to local wineries with several wine tastings and tours nearby. There are over fourteen wineries within a one hour drive of Fintry including Mission Hill, Summerhill Pyramid Winery, and Gray Monk Cellars. Kelowna also hosts a Spring and Fall Wine Festival accompanied by great food and unique events.

Also located within 30-45 minutes are some of the best golf and ski destinations in BC. Staying here will prove to be a relaxing, fun way to spend a vacation or weekend getaway. Please call or email for details.

Keywords: swimming, ski, golf, tennis, wineries, kelowna, vernon, fintry, okanagan, westbank, west kelowna, fenced, kids, TV, family, pets

More Details

Owner
Bonnie and Ian Nichols
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2017

About Bonnie and Ian Nichols

Hi my name is Bonnie and my husband Ian and I own and operate a sign company. I grew up in Kelowna and moved to Edmonton Alberta in my teens where I have lived ever since and met and married my Husband Ian who worked on the oil rigs. We have 2 amazing boys of 14 and 12 plus a new addition, a golden lab puppy. I have always dreamed of moving back one day, and was so happy to be able to purchase this vacation home with my husband from my Aunt and Uncle who owned it for 15 years before us. Thanks to VRBO, we are able to enjoy for a few weeks of the year as well as share it with other families who I know will love it as much as we do!

Bonnie and Ian Nichols purchased this bungalow in 2013

Why Bonnie and Ian Nichols chose Fintry

Vacationers will love the warm character of this cottage. There is a distinct New England look to the small, family-friendly neighborhood. The home is constructed of Panabode logs giving such a rustic and comfy feel for a vacation, instead of staying in another plain, cookie-cutter house. With it's close proximity to the public beach, it is the perfect mix of family privacy and out-doorsy water fun that is hard to find on the main side of kelowna.

What makes this bungalow unique

There is also key amenities for a pet such as the large fenced-in yard, plus a small 'doggie beach' 5 mins from the main public beach that our dog loves to play fetch into the water from! There are also miles of groomed trails that you can hike, or take a quad straight up the mountain from behind the cottage.

Map

Kangaroo Creek Farm
"This is where I HAVE to take my two boys every year! Locally owned and operated, this is a ..."
Hector's Casa
"We go here whenever we're in downtown Kelowna. Family owned and operated, this quaint, auth..."
Lake Okanagan Resort
"This Resort features many activities that are available to the public such as golfing on a 9..."
Fintry Provincial Park and Protected Area
"We love to walk over (15 mins) with the kids and hang out here. We watch them jump off the s..."
Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Kelowna International Airport
Nearest Barpub
30 Kilometres
West Kelowna
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Lake Okanagain Resort
Nearest Motorway
25 Kilometres
Hwy 97
Nearest Ski
100 Kilometres
Big White Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
0.5 Kilometres
Fintry Public Beach

Amenities

Fintry Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • 1/2 bath is a Ensuite off of the master bedroom
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , All new bedding
  • In Basement We have 1 Queen Bed & 2 Twin beds, Perfect for a family of 4
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • winery tours
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf

Reviews

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average rating of 4.25 based on 8 reviews
5

wedding

  • 5 of 5

used the house for food prep for my wedding happening at the provincial park. the kitchen worked well for this.

also had family staying in the house that was coming from a distance.

the sun room was great place to have coffee in the morning.

would rent again :)

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You picked a great spot to plan a wedding, Fintry Delta Provincial Park is truly the Okanagan's best kept secret. Ideal for family gatherings and vacations, with all the hiking and sightseeing, it is a hidden gem.
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4

Beautiful cottage, great location.

  • 4 of 5

Our family of five stayed here for the long weekend along with another couple and their kids. There was plenty of room for everyone. The fenced backyard was perfect for our dog, and it was a quick walk to the provincial park. This quiet and peaceful location was only a 45 min drive to Kelowna.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the wonderful review Tania. Good to hear you were able to take advantage of all the things Fintry Provincial Park has to offer, a great place to spend with the family is always so important. Hope to see you again. Ian & Bonnie Nichols
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4

A lovely home that worked well for our group

  • 4 of 5

This is a comfy and well-equipped home that was a great place for a group of friends to stay. The property is well located near a nice beach and has a good outside space for games, meals and relaxation.

Would definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank You Ellie I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay. We hope to have you back again sometime!
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4

Fantastic stay in quiet neighbourhood

  • 4 of 5

The Fintry Fun Cottage lives up to its name! We enjoyed our week long stay in the quiet beach Hamlet of Fintry. The house was well stocked and I appreciated the labelling of all the cupboards and drawers- felt at home in the kitchen immediately! Ther bedrooms upstairs provided plenty of space for our family of 5 and the fenced yard was perfect for our dog.

The neighbours were all very friendly and made us feel welcome to the area.

The boat launch was very, very close to the house so getting our boat in and out of the water was a breeze.

Having Fintry Provincial Park so close was an added bonus, I enjoyed running the stairs to the waterfall each morning.

The kids enjoyed the public beach, which was so close to the house it made it easy to stroll over and go for a float.

Thank you so much to Ian and Bonnie for sharing your cottage with us!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great for Large groups

  • 5 of 5

Great place, location and size. A little out of the way but very relaxing and quite. Was able to house 6 adults and 3 kids and 1 dog without issue. Owners were very helpful and communication was quick and polite.

We had a great time and would love to return again.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Comfortable getaway

  • 4 of 5

Pictures do not do this vacation home any justice! My family along with two others spent a long weekend at this house and we had a terrific time. Huge property with several fruit trees and a fully fenced yard which was great for the puppy, and only a few minutes walking distance to a creek and the lake. The house had plenty of sleeping room and everything we needed for a comfortable stay. I would recomebd this for large family outings!

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2015
  • Stayed: September 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $11.71 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $195.1 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $390.2
Tax Rate 5.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 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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