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Private, Beautiful & Modern Carriage House Close To Skaha Lake And Bluffs

Bedrooms 1
Space 625 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom Sleeps 4

City of Penticton Business License #00111631

From a recent guest:

"Normally pictures oversell, not in this don't do it justice. This suite was perfect for the two of us and we were more than comfortable during our ten night stay. Tami and Mike have thought of absolutely EVERYTHING, all you need is your clothes. If your looking for a peaceful place to stay that is centrally located with the most gracious hosts this is the place for you.”

The decor is modern, peaceful and clean. An abundance of windows allow you to enjoy the view and sun, while at night, blinds allow privacy and darkness for a restful sleep in the separate bedroom (king size, tempurpedic mattress new in 2018). If cooking is your passion you will find all you need to create amazing meals. The kitchen is fully equipped including a gas stove and oven, serving platters, blender, toaster, coffee maker and even a natural gas barbecue. Endless hot water, WiFi, basic cable, Blue-Ray player, surround sound stereo, sleeper sofa with a memory foam mattress and ductless a/c are included. Relax and enjoy the surrounding garden, pick fresh lettuce for a salad, suntan on the sunny deck or spend time visiting the local attractions. You can also treat yourself to a Raynor Massage, Specialized Kinesiology or Cranial Sacral session at Greenorchid massage & wellness (located downstairs from the guest suite).

Within a 20 minute drive you can experience the wineries of Naramata and Oliver, as well as the towns of Summerland and Okanagan Falls. World class rock climbing is available at Skaha Bluffs Climbing Park only 4 kilometres away. Beautiful Skaha Beach is 2 kilometres away and Okanagan Lake is 4 kilometres. Visit the historic KVR trail and enjoy an easy hike with breathtaking views of Naramata, Summerland and Okanagan Lake.

City of Penticton Business License #00111631

More Details

Mike and Tami Le Poidevin-Owner/Manager
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 22, 2018

About Mike and Tami Le Poidevin-Owner/Manager


Welcome to Craig Drive! I work on site as a Raynor Massage Practitioner and Specialized Kinesiology Practitioner, my husband Mike runs a painting company. We love our property and take great pride in presenting it as a clean, comfortable home away from home. We love to garden and encourage our guests to wander through the yard, pick some veggies for dinner or sunflowers to enjoy in the guest suite. We have three teenagers and enjoy skiing, boarding, biking, hiking and rock climbing. We love to meet new people and hope to travel more ourselves one day.

Mike and Tami Le Poidevin-Owner/Manager purchased this cottage in 2008

Why Mike and Tami Le Poidevin-Owner/Manager chose Penticton

A totally separate suite, cool inside, awesome deck, close to Skaha Beach, Skaha Bluffs and all the wineries you could possibly want to visit!

What makes this cottage unique

Gas stove and barbecue, new king size Tempurpedic mattress and sleeper sofa with memory foam mattress, garden veggies, separate building and comfy.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Mike and Tami,

Thanks for having us in your lovely carriage house! We had a lovely stay in Penticton and had the perfect launching pad here on Craig Drive!

We'll be visiting again and will be in touch!

All the best. Our only regret-that we didn't get time for a massage! Next time....
Jun 2015
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Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cottage rental in Penticton, British Columbia

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 625 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • 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 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
  • handmade soap, tub, hairdryer, plush towels and storage
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • New king size, Tempurpedic bed, four unit closet plus two three drawer night stands. Desk and wireless printer. Queen size sofa bed with memory foam mattress in the living room.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • parasailing
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
I work as a massage practitioner in an on site office. To book a massage during your visit text, email or phone.


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Private, Beautiful & Modern Carriage House Close To Skaha Lake And Bluffs
average rating of 4.869565 based on 24 reviews

This is a fantastic property!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for the long weekend and it was great. Beautiful, clean and feels like home. Mike and Tami were great.

  • Submitted: 22-May-2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Modern & tastefully appointed suite - perfect for exploring Okanagan food and wine opportunities

  • 5 of 5

A lovely space to relax and enjoy the food and wineries of the Okanagan. Tami and Mike have put together a thoughtfully furnished carriage house with elegant modern design. We enjoyed morning birdsong and evening sunsets on the deck with a quiet cup of tea (or wine). Kitchen is well equipped for preparing delicious meals using fresh produce from the local markets.

  • Submitted: 30-May-2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We’re pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. We try to look at our space and imagine what we would want or need and then make sure it’s available to our guests. Every year we upgrade one or two large items and several of the small ones too so the space stays fresh and comfortable. We look forward to hosting you again in the future!
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Updated, bright and private home.

  • 4 of 5

We were pleased to find this gem of a property for our weekend getaway. Quiet, cozy, and well equipped. The home was bright with natural light. Tami and Mike were so helpful and accommodating.

  • Submitted: 24-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Wine Tour Springboard

  • 5 of 5

We love coming to the Okanagan once a year and touring the local Wineries. Our Penticton Carriage House was the perfect property to do this. It is close to restaurants and other businesses within Penticton, as well as being central to the Oliver area, Naramata area, and West Kelowna Wineries.

The Carriage House itself is lovingly cared for by our hosts, and offers a quiet, air conditioned, roomy environment perfect for a little getaway. Step out on the deck in the morning with a coffee and a danish, or barbecue up a burger for dinner, and you are greeted with a valley vista memorable in every way.

Highly recommended

  • Submitted: 6-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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My new home away from home

  • 5 of 5

Loved my stay here! Tami responded quickly to my questions. Incredibly clean, convenient, quiet and hospitable - complete with some treats to welcome you in the door. Sincerely look forward to staying here again in the future.

  • Submitted: 13-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so happy to hear how much you enjoyed staying in our carriage house. We hope to host you again!
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  • 5 of 5

We've stayed at this place at least four times now and have never been disappointed. Very clean and the location is perfect for us. The owners are fantastic! Will come back again.

  • Submitted: 16-Jul-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Rick! You are great guests and always welcome here!
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Nearest Airport
3 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Skaha Beach
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cottage rental in Penticton, British Columbia

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Early Summer
May 18 2018 - Jun 29 2018
2 night minimum stay
High Summer
Jun 30 2018 - Sep 2 2018
4 night minimum stay
Late Summer
Sep 3 2018 - Sep 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$50
Damage Deposit C$500

Check in is 3pm or later, Check out is 11am. Rates are for two people and no pets allowed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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