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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Sleeps:30
  • Bedrooms:11
  • Bathrooms:11
  • Property type:Bed And Breakfast
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

A traditionally built, rustic, wood and stone Boutique Mountain Lodge & Spa with 11 luxurious ski-in suites within Kicking Horse Mountain Resort in British Columbia, Canada. Located only 150m from the Gondola and the famous Kicking Horse ‘Champagne Powder’ snow. A perfect, beautifully set location for a variety of local activities throughout the year.

All suites are lavishly appointed with traditional, hand-crafted solid wood furniture, sumptuous feather down beds, relaxing jetted baths or walk-in showers, private balconies with stunning mountain views.

Winston Lodge & Spa opened in December 2005 offering luxurious, ski-in accommodation, steps from the heart of the resort and gondola, and at the hub of the resort’s 2,750 acres of skiing. Eleven unique suites provide an intimate, relaxing environment, allying a traditional rustic charm and coziness, reminiscent of the Great National Park Lodges, with modern comforts.

One of the principal focal points of Winston Lodge is the Great Room, with a floor to ceiling stone fireplace where you are destined to relax and sip a glass of wine, or enjoy the beautiful view of the Canadian Rockies. Enjoy the same setting for breakfast and day-time/evening relaxation in front of the Breakfast Room’s roaring log fire. Guests can also take time to relax by treating themselves to a hot tub, sauna or booking a massage, manicure or pedicure.

All of our rooms have:
Private balconies, with stunning views
En-suite bathroom(The Golden rooms have jacuzzi tubs for 2 over looking the Rocky Mountains)
Designer linens
Goose down duvet and feather bed
Antique furniture and antique rugs
Flat screen HD TV in each room
DVD player
Heated Floors
Wireless Internet
Complimentary breakfast
Free guest parking
Secure equipment storage room
Sauna
Games room – pool table, fooseball table, darts
We also offer concierge services for booking area activities, local restaurant reservations. The entire main floor of Winston Lodge & Saloon is wheel chair accessible.

* The price is based on double occupancy per room, but the rooms can accommodate more guests for an extra charge.

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Member since: 2015

Speaks: english, french
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 02/22/2015

Property Type

  • Lodge
  • 10000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Bed And Breakfast
  • Bed & Breakfast

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Included In Price
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    19 years...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    More than welcome, we cater to families....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Main floor only....moreless

Bedrooms: 11 Bedrooms, Sleeps 30, Beds for 2-30

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 twin/ single

    King can be split into 2 single beds...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    King can be split into 2 single beds...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 king

    King can be split into 2 single beds...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 king, 1 twin/ single

    King can be split into 2 single beds...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 king, 1 twin/ single

    King can be split into 2 single beds...moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 1 king

    King can be split into 2 single beds...moreless

  • Bedroom 7: 2 queen

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  • Bedroom 8: 2 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 9: 1 king

    King can be split into 2 single beds...moreless

  • Bedroom 10: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 11: 1 king, 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    King can be split into 2 single beds...moreless

  • All our rooms have private balconies, with stunning views Designer linens, goose down duvet and feather beds, antique furniture and antique rugs Flat screen HD TV with DVD players Heated Floors Wireless Internet Silver (Standard) Rooms Silver Rooms promise a comfortable and restful stay with a flexible choice of bed configuration: California Spilt King, Queen or Twin beds, accommodating up to four guests if required. Selected Silver Rooms are equipped for wheelchair access. Golden (Deluxe) Rooms Golden Rooms promise a comfortable and restful stay with a flexible choice of bed configurations: California Split king, Queen or Twin beds accommodating up to four guests if required. Platinum (VIP) Loft Suite The Platinum Suite offers guests a luxurious spacious apartment style accommodation spread over two floors with uncompromised views across the mountain range. The comfortably styled sitting area furnished with love seat and writing desk. Sleeps up to five guests. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 11 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    walk in style...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower, jetted tub

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  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    walk-in style...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 5: toilet, shower

    walk-in style...moreless

  • Bathroom 6: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 7: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 8: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 9: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 11: toilet, shower, jetted tub

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  • Bathroom 10: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

    ...moreless

  • Silver (standard) rooms have walk-in showers or combination tub/showers. Golden (deluxe) and the Platinum (v.i.p.) rooms have large jetted jacuzzi tubs with showers. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • We provide an amazing accommodation for private groups, but we also specialize in weddings, business and family retreats. We do catering, conferences and set you up with your choice of fun local activities. The attached conference centre is available for groups up to 100 people with full catering and bar services as well as everything you would need in multi-media....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    A great collection of everything from classic Reader's Digest novels to Calvin and Hobbs....moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room:

    Darts and other games....moreless

  • Games:

    Tons and tons of board games....moreless

  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Shaw Direct Satellite...moreless

  • Stereo:

    there is a small stereo in the great room for ambient music....moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    A short walk to Gondola plaza where there are retail shops, restaurants and activities for the whole family....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Sit, see and hear stunning nature from any one of the 13 balconies....moreless

  • Resort:

    Kicking Horse Mountain Resort boasts the highest dining experience in North America, a top 10 in North America bike park and luxurious champagne powder for skiing and boarding....moreless

  • Rural:

    The best of both worlds. We are at the edge of the resort, surrounded by trees with the amenities of a small community....moreless

  • Ski-In:

    You can literally ski into the back yard, with 3 different kinds of skis; alpine, nordic / cross country, touring.. even snow shoes and under certain conditions you can park your snowmobile here....moreless

  • Ski-Out:

    Alpine, nordic / cross country and ski touring are all waiting right outside the front door. A short distance away is heli-sking (Alpine) cat skiing (Chatter Creek), snowmobiling and dog sledding....moreless

  • Village:

    Explore the wilderness walking trails that wind through the village of luxury homes, public playgrounds and natural treasures....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Ski Lift Privileges
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    The Kicking Horse Saloon is right next door. Tasty homestyle meals and a selection of micro-brew beers, wines and spirits. Have fun playing board games and Giant Jenga. Minors allowed until 10:00pm...moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 21 people

General

  • Fireplace:

    Crackling wood burning stone fireplace is the main feature of our great room....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Quiet and cozy in-floor radiant heat....moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Feather beds and fluffy down douvets...moreless

  • Living Room:

    The Great room is a large common area perfect for getting together with your friends and family....moreless

  • Parking:

    Free...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove:

    There is an antique stove in the Great Room as well. It's a duplicate of the one from the homestead that I remember my grandmother cooking on when I was a kid....moreless

Kitchen

  • Kitchen:

    A deluxe breakfast is provided every morning. Snacks and fresh fruit will be waiting for you in the afternoon when you return from your activities....moreless

  • Microwave:

    In the Great Room....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    There are 2 mini fridges in the Great Room for guests to use....moreless

  • Toaster:

    In the Great Room....moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Each room has it's own balcony....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    The building is nearly surrounded by decks and patios....moreless

  • Golf:

    The Golden Golf Course is not far away and we can make arrangements for you....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    There is a 3000 sq. ft. grass pavilion where we play soccer, bocci and volleyball. It is also the place to have a beautiful outdoor wedding ceremony....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Sauna

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Winter
Dec 1 - Dec 24, 2016
1 night min stay
$1,617

Rates are based on 22 guests; add $38 per night, per additional guest

Christmas Break
Dec 25 - Dec 31, 2016
1 night min stay
$2,218

Rates are based on 22 guests; add $38 per night, per additional guest

Mid Winter
Jan 1 - Jan 31, 2017
1 night min stay
$1,842

Rates are based on 22 guests; add $38 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $376.00
  • Tax Rate 15%

Notes:

8% PST, 5% GST, 2% Tourism Tax.

50% deposit is due at the time of booking. The balance to be paid 30 days prior to arrival.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

250 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Calgary International YYC
Columbia-Shuswap A, BC, Canada
Nearest Barpub
Kicking Horse Saloon
220 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Galena Bay
12 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Golden Golf Course
250 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Rocky Mountaineer
15 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Transcanada
0.1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Corks Restaurant
Columbia-Shuswap A, BC, Canada
Nearest Ski
Kicking Horse Mountain Resort
15 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Rotary River Park

Visit GOTOGOLDEN.CA to see a list of over 222 things to do in the area.

Abbott Ridge

Abetibie Lake

Airplane Trips

Art Class

Art Gallery

ATV Rental Tour

Avalanche Training

Badminton

BaseBall

Basketball

Beach

Rotary River Park

Bird Watching

Blackwater Lakes

Blaeberry River

Blue Water River

BMX Pump Track

Boat Launches (Columbia River)

Bowling

Rocky Mountain Buffalo Ranch

Bush River

Camping (RV)

Camping (Wilderness)

Canoeing

Canyon Creek/Lake

Cedar Lake

Cemetery Town of Golden

Chalice Ridge/Creek

Chuck Wagon Train

Classic Cars Show

Climbing gym Dogtooth

Cobalt Ridge/Lake

Columbia River

Concerts

Confluence Park

Cub Lake

Cummins Lakes

Curling Town of Golden

Dainard Lake

Dawn Mountain Trails

Diana Lake and the Judge

Dogtooth Range

Disc Golf

EcoAdventure Ranch

Edelweiss Slough

Edelweiss Village

Emerald Lake Yoho Park

Equestrian Riding

Esplanade Bay

Farm Tours

Farmers Market

Fishing (creek/river) (ice) (lake)

Float Tours

Fossil Hike (Burgess Shale)

GeoCache

Giant Cedars

Glenogal Creek

Gold Panning

Golden Triangle (road bike)

Golf

Gondola KHMR

Gorman Lake

Green Gym

Grizzly Bear KHMR

Gym Body Quest

HangGliding

Helicopter Tours

Help Lake

Hiking

Hockey Game (Jr. Rockets)

Holt Creek/Repeater

Horse Creek

Hospital Creek Canyon

Horseback Trail Rides

Horseback Trekking

Hot Tub

Howse Pass

Hunter Mountain

Hunting

Ice Climbing

Ice Skating

Inukshuk

IOOB Campground

Jade Lake

Jam Night/Open Mic

Jeb Lake

Jubilee Mountain Viewpoint

Kayaking

Kicking Horse River/Canyon

Kinbasket Lake Resort

Kinbasket Lake Boat Launch

Kootnay Crossing

Lake O’Hara

Yoho Park

Lang Creek

Leadqueen Lake

Library Okanagan Regional

Loon Lake

Marion Lake

Marl Creek

McLean Lake

McMurdo Cabin

Mitten Lake

Moberly Peak

Moonraker Trails

Moose Creek/Lake

Motocross Track

Mount McBeath

Mount Sir Donald

Mount 7 Look Out

Mountain Bike

Mountain Sheep

Mountaineering

Movies

Mummery Glacier

Museum

Natural Bridge

Nine Bay Lake

Nipple Peak

Old Man Peak

Old Mill Site Heritage Site

Osprey / Eagles / Geese / Ducks

Paddle Boarding

Paragliding

Parson Repeater/Hobo Creek

Parson Recreational Park

Pedestrian bridge

Perley Rock

Petting Farm

Playgrounds

Prairie Hills Trail

Quarts Creek/Lake

Rafting White Water

Ray’s Museum

Redburn Trail

Rock Climbing

Rocky Point Lake

Rodeo Grounds

Rogers Pass

Rotary Trails

Sander Lake Camping

Settlers Graveyard Donald (Ghost Town)

Shooting Range

Shopping

Silent Pass

Sinclair Creek

Skateboard Park

Ski (Alpine) (Cat) (Cross Country) (Heli) (Touring)

Sky Diving Extreme Yeti

Snowboarding

Snowmobile (Guide) (Rental) (Tour)

Snow Shoeing

Soccer

Spa

Spillimacheen River

Spiral Tunnels

Spirit Square

Split Creek

Spray Park

Squash/Racketball

Stolen Bell St. Paul’s Anglican Church

Summit Lake

Susan Lake

Sweat Lodge

Swimming Pool

Table Mountain

Takakkwa Falls

Take It Easy

TeePees

Tennis

Thompson Falls

Three Island Lake

Tom Kelly Park

Trampoline (Eurobungee)

Tubing (river)

Tubing (snow)

Twin Lakes

Valenciennes River/Canyon

Volleyball

Waitabit Creek

Wapta Falls

Washout Creek

Water Skiing

Water Slide

West Bench Trail

Wetland Tours

White Water Rafting

Wilber Lake

Wine Making

Wiseman Lakes

Wolves

World’s Largest Paddle

Yoga

Yoho Park

Zip line

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: The Braisher/Wolfenden family that owns and operates the lodge have lived in the valley since 1909. Grandpa Alfred Braisher drove the very last stage coach between Golden and Cranbrook before the railway put him out of business in 1912. After WWI he returned to establish Kingsclear Ranch just south of town. The farm is still ran by the Braisher family and will celebrate it’s 100th anniversary and 5th or maybe even 6th generation in 2018. Archie Wolfenden came over from England in 1908 and built the Brisco General Store in 1912. In 1921 he sold the store and bought Fortress Ranch which later became Birchfield Farm and was taken over by his son Winston. The farm has grown and is still home to the Wolfenden family, albeit a lot quieter than when Winston was around. There are countless stories about this rough and tough cowboy, and we love to share them with our visitors at the lodge.

Why the Owner Chose Columbia-Shuswap A, BC, Canada:
The Rooms Romantic and extremely comfortable describes this rustic wood and stone western inspired lodge.  There are 6 luxurious Silver (standard) rooms, 4 Golden (deluxe) rooms and the Platinum (VIP) Loft suite.  Every room is appointed with antiques and hand-crafted solid wood furniture, sumptuous feather down beds, soothing jetted baths or walk-in showers and private decks with stunning mountain views. The Lodge Enjoy the large common areas that feature an out-door hot tub, sauna, games room, library, fireplace and a sitting room that’s just for our guests. There is a story in every corner and on every wall. Our guests enjoy the local history that is told by the pictures and antiques provided by the Golden Museum and our own private collection.

The Unique Benefits at this Bed And Breakfast:
Abundant adventure and beauty surrounds the lodge on all sides. We’re located at the Kicking Horse Mountain Resort where a multitude of winter and summer activities abound. The Golden area and local parks provide even more to see and do.


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Speaks: english, french
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 02/22/2015

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    Your own private lodge, for a wedding, retreat or large group.

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This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Wednesday, November 30, 2016

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