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Comfortable family and pet-friendly rancher with large, landscaped yard.

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

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Minimum Stay
5 nights

About the property

3 bedroom, 2 bathroom rancher, 1/2 acre, quiet neighborhood, 5 mins to beach

On a 1/2 acre lot along a no-thru road, you'll find our house and yard to be very quiet and private. With 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, 6 guests can stay very comfortably. Washer and dryer is yours to use as well. With 3 large porches you can enjoy breakfast in the sun or dinner with the setting sun. The yard is very large with room for a great game of soccer or Frisbee. Lots of trees provide shade to escape to in the hot sun. A basketball court with 2 hoops makes for great fun with the kids. Our garden, planted with many vegetables and herbs, is also yours to eat from.

tristan mennell
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, french
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Calendar last updated:
January 9, 2017

About tristan mennell

We are both teachers who enjoy travelling with our 2 young boys. We are born and raised in the Okanagan and feel thrilled to share our Eden with others.

tristan mennell purchased this house in 2010

Why tristan mennell chose Thompson Okanagan

Our home is located on the Westbench where it is very peaceful and rural-like. Our property is large, neighbourhood quiet and it is a perfect spot for our family.

What makes this house unique

We are minutes to the Penticton channel and Okanagan beach. Our Spartan home is only a stones throw away from the KVR bike and walking path. Access to numerous world-class mountain bike paths is just 1/2 a kilometre away. There is space abound for kids to play and dogs to run.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Comfortable family and pet-friendly rancher with large, landscaped yard.
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 6 reviews

Beautiful Home and Yard

  • 4 of 5

We had an 8 night stay at this beautiful home Aug 2016. We loved the front and back yard along with the decks and porches. The landscaping is gorgeous. This home is well maintained and access to Okanagan Lake was a 10min drive. Skaha lake was only about 15min drive. The home is located in the West Bench area so its on a hill with great views! You can see the PENTICTON signage from way across town from the front porch. There is plenty of shade and sun options throughout the day. Most importantly this is a pet friendly home and we were allowed to bring our 3 small dogs on our family vacation. The open concept in the kitchen and living room with the huge picture window showing the gorgeous view was a treat when we spent evenings inside playing games, eating and just chilling. There is air conditioning, however it wasn't needed as the house remains quite cool. There's a vegetable garden to pick from and friendly neighbours. We would definitely recommend this rental to anyone and wouldn't hesitate to stay here again.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Nice Place

  • 5 of 5

This property was just right for us. Charming house, beautiful yard with lots of space. Everything was neat and clean with updated rooms and an open layout for entertaining. I would love to stay here again!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely vacation in Penticton!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great week in this lovely house! It was very clean, fully stocked and very spacious. Quiet and calm surroundings.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Peaceful setting with everything you need!

  • 5 of 5

We spent 5 nights here and had a great time, amenities are plentiful and you really felt at home. The place was spotless when we arrived and the garden had a lot to choose from. Tristan was really easy to deal with and answered all our questions. Would for sure stay here again!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic week at this property. Tucked away from the town felt like we were off by ourselves, very quiet and peaceful but only minutes away from everything. The huge yard was a great space for the kids to be out running around. The house was very comfortable and well equipped.

Will surely consider for future stays in the area.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Great time in Penticton in a wonderful home.

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a fabulous week at this home.

The location turned out to be very convenient to the lakes, downtown, eateries and the hockey rink. The air conditioning worked well...which was appreciated as it got up to over 36 degrees outside! The home is very well-maintained with everything we needed and well-equipped for our family of 6.

We all enjoyed the very large yard, the nice garden (with raspberries!), and the quiet but friendly neighbourhood.

We would definitely consider coming back to this property next time...highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Nearest Airport
10.7 Kilometres
Penticton Regional
Nearest Barpub
3.4 Kilometres
Kettle Valley Station Pub
Nearest Golf
3.8 Kilometres
Penticton Golf and Country Club
Nearest Train
22 Kilometres
Kettle Valley Steam Railway
Nearest Motorway
4 Kilometres
Highway 97
Nearest Restaurant
4 Kilometres
Villa Rossa
Nearest Ski
39 Kilometres
Apex Alpine Resort
Nearest Beach
3.9 Kilometres
Okanagan Beach
Car: recommended

Less than 10 minutes away, our favourites things to do include: the Saturday Farmers' Market, floating down the channel, playing on Okanagan Lake beach by the Sicamous ferry, playing tennis at Mariposa Park, taking the kids to Loco Landing amusement park, working out and doing yoga at Bodies on Power studio, eating sushi at Lee's Over Seas.


Rates & Availability

Penticton House Rental Rates

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Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $750
Cleaning fee $94

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Rates are based on 6 person occupancy. Additional persons are $25 per person per night.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Penticton House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1450 sq. ft.
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Main bathroom has bath/shower, toilet and sink. Ensuite has shower, toilet and sink.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Master bedroom with king size mattress, walk-in closet and ensuite bathroom. Second bedroom has queen bed with exit to porch. Third bedroom has 2 single beds.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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