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'Emerald Lake Chalet' - Lakefront Retreat

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1-1/2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

This cozy home with vaulted ceilings has fantastic views of the lake and surrounding woods. You are minutes from Bellingham's many restaurants, night life and family activities. This retreat is unique and comfortable, well kept in its amenities and conveniences without being fussy.

There are two queen beds, a second fireplace, some wood supplied, propane heat, cable, HDTV, DVD and CD players, stereo, BBQ, kitchen appliances, dishes, etc. washer/dryer, crib/playpen, All linens provided. WIfi and phone service available. No Smoking. No Pets.

The rental also provides use of a canoe, three kayaks, pedal boat and the property's dock for your relaxation and enjoyment. Swimming and lake fishing are right outside your door.

The $200 deposit is refundable and will be returned after your stay as long as the rental is returned in good condition.*

*This is not a party house. Extra guests and/or special events must be cleared with the Owner in writing or you may lose your damage deposit.

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

There is a self-contained unit that sleeps two The Studio is listed at VRBO #479323. When both units are rented, the studio is discounted. vrbo #479323

Emerald Lake Chalet is located on the top two floors of the Chalet. There are times when both Chalet and Studio are rented, especially during the summer months.

Keywords: A-Frame Wood Chalet nestled in forest, Scenic Lakefront Get-Away

More Details

Owner
Rosetta Klassen
Member since: 2005
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 11, 2017

About Rosetta Klassen

I'm passionate in what I'm doing with the Emerald Lake Chalet.

When I read guest comments that they have enjoyed their stay and want to come back, that's very rewarding.

Rosetta Klassen purchased this chalet in 1979

Why Rosetta Klassen chose Bellingham

This property is one of a kind. Swimming and fishing at the door.

What makes this chalet unique

My family has owned property on Emerald Lake since 1960. It's been a great retreat for my six children and grandchildren as well as our friends. Bellingham is minutes away where many activities, shopping and gourmet restaurants add to the wonderful lake setting apart from city life.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for the wonderful opportunity and beauty that was our Easter away from home (Australia and England). We all had a wonderful time relaxing at your magical chalet and soaking in everything it had to offer. We will always have the memory of BBQs and wine and beer on the deck. Thank you again!
Apr 2014
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Map

Canoe, three kayaks, pedal boat, lake fishing, swimming

Amenities

Bellingham Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Min. age of primary renter: 19
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • No fireworks without prior permission.
  • No parties or unauthorized guests without prior permission..
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Main Floor Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Sink
    Loft Bathroom - toilet , This is a half bathroom with toilet & sink in the Loft
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Sofa Bed - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Queen bed in cozy loft with skylight; Queen bed in bedroom on main floor, Child Beds (1) crib/play pen, Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa in living room
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.883721 based on 68 reviews
Steveston BC
5

Blissful relaxing stay with the family in beautiful setting

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Sharon for another perfect stay. The family always seems to get closer on these visits and although we certainly have all the comforts of home at the chalet both boys seem to want to lay back and simply talk and enjoy family company. Fall swims, big meals, twilight paddles, late night movies were very relaxing and rejuvenating.

Thank you for helping create another great family vacation.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for sharing this amazing review on VRBO. We love having repeat customers and it's even better when they get the full experience of being in this unique and unmatched location. We hope to see you again very soon.
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4

Beautiful Setting, Quaint and Quiet

  • 4 of 5

This location is very convenient to everything we wanted to do in Bellingham. We loved the decks over looking the water and the serenity it offered. Be sure when you come all parties will be able to navigate the many steps.

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to write a review for us and we hope to see you again.
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5

Great Property and Location

  • 5 of 5

The Emerald Lake Chalet was just what our family was looking for our vacation. Very cozy and charming with decks overlooking the lake. Nice views of the lake and wildlife including bald eagles soaring by daily. Great trout fishing. Great location to many area attractions. Owners were very friendly, attentive and accessible at all times! We'll be back!

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We really appreciate it when people enjoy their stay and then take the time to tell others about our wonderful location. The fishermen and eagles go hand in hand, so it's a wonderful time at Emerald Lake right now. We are looking forward to having you stay in the future.
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5

So lovely...So peaceful!

  • 5 of 5

This is the 5th or 6th time we have stayed at this lovely place. We were so impressed the first time that we don't want to stay anywhere else! It is so quiet, so peaceful and so beautiful. Lots of wildlife...woke to a family of ducks & geese taking their morning swim and 2 deer at the bottom of the stairs! Thanks to Rosetta, Sharon & all that keep us wanting to come back for more!!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We really appreciate that you took the time to write a review and tell others about your experience at Emerald Lake Chalet. Repeat clients are always extra special and we thank you for spending your time at our property. Till next time.
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5

Beautiful lakefront setting

  • 5 of 5

What a great lakefront home with a beautiful deck to watch the fishermen and wildlife. The amenities were great and the home very relaxing and loved sitting up in the trees with lots of windows. Very close to town and a great spot to relax.

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. Spending time among the trees is one of the highlights of our property and we are so glad that you enjoyed your time there. Hope to see you back again one day.
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5

Beautiful and secluded enough get away

  • 5 of 5

This property is lovely and well maintained. We had a wonderful time and view on and of the lake!

  • Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to rate our vacation getaway. We are so very happy that you find it as "wonderful" as we do.
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $150
Cleaning Fee $70 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.5%

FOR LONG HOLIDAY WEEKENDS: we require a minimum stay of three nights.

CANCELLATIONS that are made more than fifteen (15) days prior to the arrival date will have their original payment refunded minus a $30 handling fee. Cancellations that are made during the fifteen days will forfeit their deposit

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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