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Large Log Home Only Minutes Away from Fernie Alpine Resort

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 3,000 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 2-10)

Nestled away in the heart of the Canadian Rocky Mountains, visitors to Sparwood, B.C., can escape to this luxurious newly built log cabin which, with its 25ft vaulted ceiling, fir beams, large stone fireplace, and all the luxuries of a modern residence makes this the perfect combination of a traditional rustic log cabin and a fully-functional modern residence.

The cabin is large, spacious and bright. With its floor to ceiling windows, gives visitors to Sparwood the most breathtaking views of B.C.’s treasured snow-laden mountain peaks and valleys. The cabin boasts five bedrooms and is perfect for hosting large groups of friends or families.

The cabin is minutes away by foot from tobogganing hills, cross country skiing and snowshoeing trails. Also located in Sparwood is a Family Leisure Center with a hot tub and pool.

A scenic, 20 minute drive south takes you to the Fernie Alpine Resort, rated 5th in North America. Aside from skiing, the town of Fernie boasts a number of other fun and exciting things to do… night life, restaurants, and a family fitness centre which includes a hot tub, steam room and waterslides.

Also great for outdoor enthusiast, great for hiking, fishing and hunting. One of the best ares for Elk hunting and world class fly fishing!!

Keywords: Two story, top level is a loft, fully finished basement, two laundry rooms, fully outfitted.

More Details

Owner
Mike or Charmaine
Member since: 2011
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
April 25, 2018

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Sparwood, British Columbia

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Full Ensuite - toilet , combination tub/shower , Two sinks
    Main Flr half-bath - toilet
    Loft - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bsmt - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Loft 1 - 1 queen
    Master - 1 queen , Full ensuite
    Loft 2 - 1 queen
    Bsmt 1 - 1 queen
    Bsmt 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(27 traveler reviews)

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Large Log Home Only Minutes Away from Fernie Alpine Resort
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 27 reviews
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  • 4 of 5

If you want space and comfort for a lot of people it is a very nice, clean, well stocked, large home. We found trying to communicate with the owner very difficult and they never responded to our emails online. The driveway was not shovelled and the carbon monoxide detectors had to be dismantled due to random beeping ( probably just a battery problem but annoying). We did not stay there ourselves but our extended family did

  • Submitted: 2-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: In response to the beeping...detectors do fail after their shelf life and do have to be replaced, which has been done. As for the emails...I do apologize. We were in Austailia at the time those emails were sent and i was only checking emails when wifi was available. Wifi was pretty sketchy at best most times where we were. My phone number is always listed and would recommend calling if an email has gone unanswered when there is a question that needs to be asap.
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5

Great stay

  • 5 of 5

They stay was good. I think the pots and pans could be updated but overall wonderful

  • Submitted: 20-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home in Sparwood

  • 5 of 5

Our group really enjoyed staying here while working in the valley. The house is beautiful and very well set up for guests. Having the large garage and porch was also a definite plus! We look forward to staying here again. And thank you to Mike for being a gracious host and promptly responding to my many emails.

  • Submitted: 27-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Not Quite as Expected

  • 2 of 5

The most disappointing thing about our rental was that we were nickled and dimed - after paying a cleaning fee we were charged an additional expense for the following reasons - we were told that the ashes from the fire place were not cleaned which was NOT stated in the Terms and no ash can was provided even if we had wanted to clean it - we were also told that the garbage had not been taken out, which it had and was all stored in the garage as requested - the only thing we could think about was we possibly forgot a bag under the kitchen sink or the bathrooms.

We had 9 in our party - 3 couples and 3 adult males - and not enough beds for everyone - there were 5 bedroom, all with queen beds and the blow up bed was broken so one of our guests had to sleep on the sofa. Maybe a suggestion to have 2 single beds in at least one of the bedrooms to accommodate singles and not just couples.

The stove was gas and did not work properly - when one burner was turned on, all of the other burners would spark from the pilot lights trying to ignite - one of the stove dials did not work and we were afraid that the gas was still running - this was a little unnerving.

The video library consisted of very old DVDs and even video cassettes! There was no satellite and/or cable.

The view from the property is very deceiving and can only really be seen from the living room and the loft - all the bedrooms look directly into the neighbours houses which are right next door on both sides. The porch looks directly onto the neighbours house and the view of the mountains can only be seen from the one end of the porch. You are not nestled in the mountains, but in a fully built up neighbourhood that is still under construction - the view to the mountains also spans across a field with huge hydro lines running directly behind the SMALL back yard.

All in all, our stay was okay - the house was large enough to accommodate our party, however, the privacy aspect was not as expected and the additional charge after what we had paid was unreasonable.

  • Submitted: 1-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Loved the stay !! Great Property !

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Mike & Charmaine's house over the August long weekend. It's a great, clean place with all the necessary amenities. Drive to the grocery store was about 5 mins. It's minutes away from highway but a quiet place.

Had plenty of room for everyone in our group of 10.

  • Submitted: 16-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great log home in central location for the Crowsnest and Elk Valley areas

  • 5 of 5

Property is well built and appointed. Layout of rooms and open areas is very conducive for larger group - plenty of space. Top of the list in my book.

  • Submitted: 31-Jul-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
110 Kilometres
Crankbrook
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
Sparwood
Nearest Ski
35 Kilometres
Fernie Alpine Resort
Nearest Beach
80 Kilometres
Koocanusa

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Sparwood, British Columbia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
C$350
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$1,000
Cleaning Fee C$250

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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