Tunnel Hill Winery's historical stone house which was completely updated for vacation rental in 2015.
Adjacent to the winery and vineyards located on Sunshine Farm, the home is 3.5 miles west of downtown Chelan and within 1 mile of 4 other wineries.
Created with stone removed when the tunnel to Chelan was built in the 1930s, the bright, comfortable home has outstanding views of lake, mountains and even its own private golf practice area.
The main level provides a cozy space for 1 to 2 couples or utilize the large upstairs dormer room to sleep an overall total of 8 people in beds. (Lowest level is not usually part of rental, but can be added for additional fee if extra bed (king size) and bathroom/shower are needed. Lower level has separate entrance and may be occasionally occupied by our quiet family guests or have its kitchen being used for winery events).
New furnishings and updating throughout home, include two stunning new tiled bathrooms on main level, 2 queen-size beds on main level and 4 twin beds upstairs. Huge 50" flat-screen TV in living area surrounded by large, comfortable sofas.
Spacious outside deck with gas grill and picnic table has views of Lake Chelan and vineyards with access lawns and side parking area.
GOLFERS! Best of all, this home has a private 4-acre short-game practice area — with lush green grass and gorgeous views — just above the winery. Features 6 target flags from 25 to 130 yards, three tee box areas. An artificial-turf putting green is being installed for summer of 2016. Excellent short-game improvement opportunity! Irons, practice balls and shag bag provided. After warming up, choose from four world-class golf courses in area: Bear Mountain Ranch (1/2 mile to west), Lake Chelan Golf (5 miles, otherside of downtown), Desert Canyon Golf (15 miles to southeast) in Orondo, Gamble Sands (30 miles north) in Brewster. Plus, putt-putt courses in downtown Chelan and at Desert Canyon Golf in Orondo.
CLOSE TO ATTRACTIONS
You will be walking distance to five wineries, a gourmet restaurant, convenience store and the Sunshine Farm Market. Just over three miles from historical downtown Chelan and the Riverwalk Park. Only two miles from Lakeside where you'll find boat and jetski rental, waterslides and Lady of the Lake ferry to Stehekin (a community at head of 55-mile long lake accessible only by hiking, boat or air.) About twelve miles around on the north shore of the lake you'll find Manson and the Mill Bay Casino. Almost 20 wineries with tasting rooms are in the Chelan/Manson area.
The owners welcoming you are the Evans family, long-time residents of Chelan, who operate the Sunshine Farm and Tunnel Hill Winery. As guests you will receive complimentary wine tastings and 10% off purchases at winery.