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Lakefront Log Home with Private Hot Tub in the Forest

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Relax in your very private hot tub, sunk into a 900 square foot wrap-around deck, surrounded by trees, and overlooking a beautiful swimming lake accessed from a dock by the property.

This idyllic retreat is truly the best of both worlds; perfectly positioned for winter and summer vacations. Many windows and two sets of French doors opening onto the large wrap-around deck make this fully-equipped home light and bright in all seasons.

Situated in a natural, rural setting amongst the trees, you can enjoy privacy while relaxing in the hot tub on the deck and enjoying the view of the lake. Cross-country ski, mountain bike, hike or walk - off the beaten track - directly from your door.

The lake is regularly frozen in the winter and ice skating is possible. In the summer the lake is exceptionally warm and is perfect for swimming with access from the dock situated on the property. Walk or take your boat over to the two beaches on the lake. Snow and water toys are available for your use or you can use the private tennis courts.

Located in a private, gated estate 15 minutes south of the Whistler Creek Gondola, with access to some of the best skiing in North America and the many fine restaurants, stores, and entertainment available in Whistler. From this rural, relaxing oasis you can enjoy everything that Whistler has to offer.

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More Details

Owner
Richard Hunter
Member since: 2001
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
July 25, 2017

About Richard Hunter

Chartered accountant, originally from the UK,living in Vancouver since 1980. Currently CFO of a B.C. crown corporation. My wife Therese is a hairstylist and we have 3 grown boys, who have now left home.

Richard Hunter purchased this house in 1992

Why Richard Hunter chose Whistler

We searched throughout southern B.C. for a vacation home and were extremely lucky to find Pinecrest Estates. There are only 75 homes in the estate and the ones on the lake never change hands. It has the perfect year-round appeal. It truly is a slice of Canadiana for a Brit like me. Snow, skate and ski. Mountains, canoeing, swimming and forest. Away from all of the shops and crowds in Whistler, but close enough if you need it. Plus the logs ... so cozy.

Amenities

Pinecrest Estates House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Main floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , Upstairs - deep soaker tub with hand-held shower head
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Upstairs
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Upstairs
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 2 bunk bed , Upstairs
  • Queen size Beds (all 3) are high end luxurious queen mattresses. A baby cribs/playpen is available
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(87 traveler reviews)

Lakefront Log Home with Private Hot Tub in the Forest
average rating of 4.804598 based on 87 reviews
5

Excellent quiet getaway!

  • 5 of 5

The property was quite clean and quiet and we were able to peacefully enjoy the hot-tub and the canoe on the lake. One of the greatest things (being a cooke) is knowing that the kitchen is fully stocked!!! Incredibly, that was a nice surprise...all we needed to bring was our own food, which we did. The neighbours are friendly, and as long as your courteous and respectful, your stay will be welcomed. The fireplace was warming and the beds were comfortable and our sleeps quite restful. We will definitely be returning to this property again. Thanks for having us!

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Portland, Oregon
4

Classic Log Cabin Retreat

  • 4 of 5

Owner was very accommodating for our stay to be enjoyable.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing place, great amenities

  • 5 of 5

We had such a great time! The cabin was beautiful and everything was better thn expected. Richard was very responsive and even shared some community events happening in the area. We will definitely be booking again and will be telling all our friends!

Thanks again Richard!

  • Submitted: May 28, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Perfect for our girls weekend

  • 4 of 5

Had a great time. The place was perfect. Clean and enough room for everyone.

  • Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time at Richard's cabin! We had a beautiful view of the lake. The community of gated homes were beautiful and picturesque. The cabin is only 15 minutes away from Whistler. Our vacation was very peaceful and relaxing. We were able to enjoy the shops, restaurants and stores in Whistler during the day, yet return to a quiet, beautiful, relaxing community in the evening. We had a wonderful time with the kids, just hanging out at the cabin nearly every day and walking around the grounds near the lake. We also enjoyed the kids' park across the lake from the cabin. There is a nice beach next to the park with a deck that had lounge chairs we could sit on and admire the beautiful view! The cabin had everything we needed. All we did was bring the food and everything else was provided for us at the cabin. There were games and books for kids, which made our life easier:). Also, my kids loved the bunk bed upstairs! My Mother-in-Law liked that there was a bedroom downstairs so she would not have to walk upstairs. Our family loved the cabin and would definitely recommend it to anyone looking for a nice, fun, peaceful getaway. Thank you Richard!!!

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place to enjoy a weekend with friends

  • 5 of 5

Richard's house was extremely cozy. Had everything we needed. We enjoyed the firestone, hot tub and the view of the lake (although covered in snow). We would definitely come again.

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
120 Kilometres
Vancouver
Car: necessary

On Site from your door - Rollerblading, Ice Skating, tobogganing, cross country skiing, hiking/walking, canoeing, swimming, 2 tennis courts

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Rates & Availability

Pinecrest Estates House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer 2017
Jun 8 2017 - Sep 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$272
 
 
Fall
Oct 1 2017 - Nov 22 2017
3 night minimum stay
$236
 
 
First Tracks
Nov 23 2017 - Dec 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
$280
 
 
Christmas/New Year 2016
Dec 21 2017 - Jan 1 2018
4 night minimum stay
$520
 
 
2018 Skiing
Jan 2 2018 - Mar 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
$360
 
 
Spring Skiing
Apr 1 2018 - Apr 30 2018
3 night minimum stay
$280
 
 
Spring Shoulder
May 1 2018 - Jun 14 2018
3 night minimum stay
$240
 
 
Summer 2018
Jun 15 2018 - Sep 23 2018
3 night minimum stay
$280
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$236
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $127.88

Quoted rates are for up to 6 people, additional people are subject to additional charges.

Minimum stays are 3 nights, 4 on long weekends and Christmas/New Year

A light cleaning charge of $160 CDN is applied for stays < than 4 nights (5 nights for long weekends)

Damage deposit, if required, will be dependent on the number of people and the length of stay.

There are no other charges or taxes.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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