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Gorgeous Ski-In/Ski-Out Timber Frame Chalet - Best Views At KHMR - Listed in USD

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 2,800 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom, 2.5 Bathroom, Sleeps Up To 12. Ski-In Ski-Out.

The Lookout is a Luxury Ski-In Ski-Out (to down-hill and cross country ski trails) Timber Frame Chalet with Beautiful Mountain Views @ Kicking Horse Mountain Resort. Our property features hardwood floors throughout with in-floor radiant heat, European-style open galley kitchen with Miele and Liebherr appliances and additional vegetable sink with garburator. Floor to ceiling windows showcasing a 270 degree view of the surrounding mountains and high vaulted wood ceilings throughout. This property is sure to please those seeking a quality vacation.

Three bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, sleeps up to 12. Large private outdoor hot tub, unusually large soaker tub in Master Bedroom, HIGH SPEED INTERNET, pool table, small BBQ, wood stove, ski and snowboard equipment room with ski tuning table, sleds, laundry room, keyless entry with a code that you choose, multiple entertainment areas, comfortable and welcoming layout.

The Master bedroom is a retreat in itself. Luxurious king size bed, sitting area, soaker tub for two, three-sided glass rain shower, bidet, double sinks, private balcony, lots of storage for clothes. Peaceful. Quiet. Secluded. Just go in, shut the door behind you, and forget the world.

The summers at KHMR offer gondola access ridge hiking. There's downhill mountain biking on the hill and cross country mountain biking near Cedar Lake (5 km down the hill) which has a (pretty extreme looking) rope swing but we have seen people risk it and live to tell... that's up to you. Other attractions include golfing, road cycling, river rafting, fishing, parasailing, grizzly bear refuge on the mountain and a near-by wolf refuge.

A handful of pubs, restaurants, and the general store are all within a five minute walk from The Lookout.

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Golden Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 5:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Max. adults: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • All guests must be out of the hot tub, off external decks and off external house grounds by 11:00 pm. $500 fine for noise complaints after 11:00 pm.
  • No bachelor or bachelorette parties.
  • No outside shoes on wood stairs or carpet. We provide knit slippers at the entryway to keep your feet warm. Minimum $200 CAD fee for damaged floors.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Shared Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , Double sink area is separate from toilet/bath area.
    Master Ensuite - toilet , tub , shower , bidet , Water closet for toilet/bidet. Double sinks. Large shower.
    Powder Room - toilet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king , King will be split into two twin beds if requested.
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , 1 baby crib , Playpen (crib) located in the closet near half bathroom.
    Hallway hide-a-bed - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sofa bed sleeps two near the laundry room.
    Bedroom 3 - 2 bunk bed , Plus 2 trundles. Sleeps 6. Please advise if trundles needed.
  • Bedrooms can be configured to fit your sleeping needs. Please let us know how you would like them set-up when booking. Please let us know if you will be using the sofa bed so we can have sheets and blankets ready for you. Thanks!
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
Very small dog 'run'... for early morning piddle. Please clean-up after your dog. Sleds!!! Have fun.


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average rating of 4.903226 based on 31 reviews

Absolutely stunning chalet

  • 5 of 5

This place had everything we needed. Luxury amenities with the warmth and feel of a timber cabin. Very well designed to accommodate the needs to a ski group. Gorgeous views in all directions from the light filled great room and kitchen. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Feb 4, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Calgary, AB

Really nice lodge, perfect for skiing in and out at kicking horse.

  • 5 of 5

Nice property with great views and access to the ski hill.

  • Submitted: Feb 2, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The Perfect Mountain Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Marli was a delight to work with...she was kind, easy to communicate with and shows pride in her properties as I do! What a treat! We rented two homes for our weekend retreat to celebrate my Mother's 70th Birthday and my family was impressed! The views are stunning, wood burning fireplace with kindling ready for us! Everything you would need for a getaway...the hot tub, pool table, kitchen and especially the comfortable beds! We were spoiled as if we were visiting a friend - thank you, Marli! We will definitely tell friends and visit again!

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful house and friendly owner

  • 5 of 5

We had a family re-union in this beautiful house for 4 nights. The house is big, beautiful, clean, and comfortable. Every room has mountain-view windows. I strongly agree that this house is at the best location in the whole resort. The house has billiard, hot tub, high-quality kitchen appliances, and all kinds of liquor glasses. Surely we were enjoying them so much. Fabulous!

Marli was very easy-going and responded to my questions quickly.

Definitely, I will come back and introduce this wonderful house to my friends!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect weekend with the ladies

  • 5 of 5

We recently spent a long weekend staying at this beautiful cabin in Golden. Marli was welcoming and incredibly helpful through the whole process. The cabin was beautiful and even with some days of smoky skies we all loved our time spent. Marli gave us restaurant suggestions and even mentioned a crazy rope swing on Cedar Lake (though we were all too chicken to partake) Thank you for sharing your home with us! We would definitely rent again.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Was a great time

  • 4 of 5

Great place, great location

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Gabriel Higham
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish, mandarin
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 23, 2018

About Gabriel Higham

Hi! Thanks for looking at our home. We’re Marli and Mark. We live in Calgary for now. We like everything about Kicking Horse much better than the weather in Calgary. Between us there are 6 kids and 2 dogs. Marli’s a spiritual teacher, she helps people with pain, relationships, and with pain because of relationships. Mark’s handle on is dirtymartini.

We have outsourced the management of our rental to our neighbor Gabriel Higham who you will be in contact with for any correspondence regarding renting the home.

Gabriel Higham purchased this chalet in 2007

Why Gabriel Higham chose Golden

Chosen for it's relaxing comfort, views of the mountains, and uniqueness... This home was built for sharing time together with family and friends. We hope you enjoy your stay! It takes less than three hours to get here from Calgary.

What makes this chalet unique

The feel of The Lookout is warm and cozy. It's pretty grand when you first come up the stairs, vaulted ceilings, the views of the mountains are breathtaking. Sit down and play a game or hang out in the kitchen, pour some drinks, feel right at home. It's pretty lovely to have such an open space to visit with your family and friends. We've enjoyed that aspect so much and we hope you do too.

Your kids will feel right at home, snuggled up watching movies, hot tubbing, boardgames, pool room shenanigans, sledding, snowshoeing, skiing, snowboarding. It's the best to ski home when you're needing a break or a snack, and then hop on your skis and head back out.

It's a big mountain with lots of vertical, great snow, chutes, moguls, bowls. I recommend the bathtub in the master bedroom for a little self-time /quiet getaway. We think you'll love your time visiting Kicking Horse with your family and friends.


Kicking Horse Mountain Resort
Golden golf and country club
Eagle's Eye Restaurant - Kicking Horse Mountain Resort
"Best caesars and a beautiful view!!"
The Wolf's Den
"burgers burgers burgers"
Winston Lodge & Spa
"beer, big jenga, pub food, casual dining, super fun times "
Peaks Grill
"apres, beers, burgers"
Double Black Cafe
"eat breakfast here. so gooooood!!"
Nearest Airport
275 Kilometres
Calgary, AB is the nearest international airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
12 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
18 Kilometres
TransCanada #1
Nearest Ski
0.5 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
Cedar Lake
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $197.89
Pet Fee $158.32
Damage Deposit $1,583.16

Non-Smoking Property

Minimum Age Limit for Renters - 25 Years

Refundable damage deposit of $1500 is required

Pet Fee is $200

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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