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Mountain Side Ski-in Cabin w/ Private Hot Tub - 5 Min. Walk to Chairlift

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Space 2,100 sq ft
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Townhome, 3 Bedrooms + Bunk Area, 3.5+ Baths (Sleeps 8)

NOTE TO CANADIANS: VRBO.COM & HOMEAWAY.COM DISPLAY PRICES IN $US ONLY

Enjoy the best of both worlds - the seclusion of Polar Peak Lodges nestled among the tall pines while the convenience of ski-in accommodation. This mountainside town home is beautifully appointed, and has a well equipped granite kitchen ideal for large families.

The town home works extremely well for two families. Parents can enjoy privacy upstairs (3 bedrooms - master has queen bed with ensuite and walk-in; 2nd and 3rd bedrooms have king and double beds respectively, all decorated with True North pine furniture). The entertainment unit on the main floor features a flat screen TV, DVD and stereo. The lower level is great for the kids, with 2 sets of single bunks, a full private bathroom, and separate entertainment area with fireplace.

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More Details

Owner
Richard and Sue
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 April, 2018

About Richard and Sue

We (Sue and Richard) hail from Southwestern Ontario and Trinidad respectively, and currently make Toronto our home. Our blended family of four children, all in their twenties, are now leaving the nest one by one. We are an eclectic group of avid skiers/snowboarders, swimmers, scuba divers, hikers, sailors, musicians, food and wine lovers!

Richard and Sue purchased this townhome in 2001

Why Richard and Sue chose Fernie

We vacationed in Fernie in 2000, and fell in love with the hometown feel and friendliness of this small and historic mining community which offered the best powder skiing in Canada.

Polar Peak is a magical place for us, nestled amongst the pines and firs at the Fernie Alpine Resort. By day it is a great base for the many activities offered in Fernie and the Elk Valley. By night it is engulfed by a wondrous canopy of stars so bright that you realize that the universe has taken extra special care to create this unique and unspoiled mecca. It is a place to re-balance, to pursue the joy of life (and its real priorities!), and enjoy family and friends.

Our favourite outings – apart from fabulous skiing (Oh... what powder!!!), hiking the Lost Boys Pass along the ridge to Polar Peaks or the trails around Island Lake Lodge, and thereafter enjoying a BBQ with friends. Farther afield, hiking Glacier and Waterton National Parks.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday townhome in the Fernie in the East Kootenay A

Property Type:
  • townhome
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 17:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Noise Bylaws exist at the property. Quiet time is 11 pm to 7 am. Fines of $250 if complaints received from neighbours.
Location Type:
  • lake ...
  • mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • resort
  • Ski-In ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Table Football
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Ski & Snowboard
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
After an incredible day of skiing, mountain biking, rafting or hiking, relax away the aches in your own private hot tub or challenge friends to a game of foosball. In the warmer months entertain on the spacious balcony complete with natural gas BBQ. (Note: Damage deposit required). Cooking Utensils Provided: The kitchen is fully equipped and just like home, complete with waffle-maker, blender, mix-master and crock pot. Kid Friendly: This unit is ideal for two families with kids, with games, foosball, and lower level bunk bed and entertainment area.

Reviews

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(45 traveller reviews)

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Mountain Side Ski-in Cabin w/ Private Hot Tub - 5 Min. Walk to Chairlift
average rating of 4.9555554 based on 45 reviews
5

awesome place

  • 5 of 5

Condo exceeded our expectations. It had plenty of space for the 6 adults, and the two kids enjoyed the bunk beds and foosball table in lower level. It was convenient to town and an easy walk to resort. The owners were very helpful and provided a lot of good information about things to do in Fernie. There was plenty of parking for our three vehicles and neighbors were nice. Hope to go back soon.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We enjoyed having you stay as our guests and would welcome you anytime. We hope you enjoyed Fernie during summer, it's one of its best kept secrets.
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5

Beautiful place with an excellent location!

  • 5 of 5

First and foremost, thank you Richard and Sue. Your townhouse was the perfect accommodation for our group. Despite having seven people in our party, never once did it feel crowded. The townhouse was a very cozy place for everyone to enjoy. Being able to ski right to the back door made the end of day that much more enjoyable. During our stay we had tons of fresh snow, it was an ideal weekend to visit. After a long day of snowboarding and skiing it was nice to return to a place that felt like home. We prepared delicious meals and cold beverages, all after a long soak in the hot tub to sooth or muscles. I wish we could have stayed longer, thanks again so much for your hospitality. The communication throughout was great, the place was very clean, and it had everything we needed. We will be in touch around the same time next year, it was a blast. Cheers!

  • Review Submitted: 08-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fabulous family ski vacation

  • 5 of 5

This was our second, but not our last, trip to Richard and Sue's mountain home.

The location was perfect for our two families, as it was a very short walk to the hill with an easy ski out at the end of the day. The home was spacious, with a wonderful room downstairs for the older kids with foosball, tv, bunks and bathroom. Top two floors were perfectly outfitted with a well-equipped kitchen, dining and living areas, three bedrooms , and one powder room and two full bathrooms...plenty of room for us all to be comfortable together yet have enough privacy. The new hot tub was a great treat for all at the end of the day. Richard and Sue could not have been more helpful and welcoming. When we arrived, the hot tub was not working, but Richard arranged to have it fixed within an hour. We felt our comfort was important to them, and we look forward to returning soon.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great location and amenities!

  • 5 of 5

This property exceeded our overall expectations. We all had enough space with the four bedrooms and 3 1/2 baths. The bunk beds were great for the kids! The place was well stocked with all the usual amenities and more. The hot tub was very clean and worked well. We never had any issues at all as everything was clean and organized. I would recommend this location if you ever plan to ski in Fernie!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Well stocked and located nice and close to the hill

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay and polar peak 4. Would stay here again for sure! Great Hot tub and BBQ as well.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You're very welcome Ian. Please visit us again any time. It's unfortunate that there wasn't more powder during your visit. All the best.
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5

Polar Peaks #4

  • 5 of 5

Polar Peaks #4 is very well equipped, better than most, and has nice appliances. Bedding, towels, etc are all top notch. We really enjoyed the hot tub after skiing hard all day. Communication with the owner is also better than most, everything was clear, timely and understandable. Richard has obviously been doing this for a while and has ironed out any kinks. It didn't hurt that our stay coincided with some legendary Fernie powder and afforded fantastic skiing.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
100 Kilometres
Cranbrook Airport, B.C.
Car: recommended

Airports:

Cranbrook/Canadian Rockies International Airport, BC - 62 miles or 99 km

Calgary International Airport, Alberta - 193 miles or 311 km

Glacier International Airport, Kalispell, Montana - 110 miles or 177 km

Other Activities: Hiking, river tubing, white water rafting

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday townhome in the Fernie, British Columbia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Spring/Summer/Fall
30 Apr 2018 - 29 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£744
for 3 nights
From
£205
£1,301
 
 
Early December
30 Nov 2018 - 13 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
£596
for 2 nights
From
£234
 
 
Pre-Christmas
14 Dec 2018 - 20 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
£714
for 2 nights
From
£293
 
 
Christmas/New Year 2019
21 Dec 2018 - 1 Jan 2019
5 night minimum stay
£2,295
for 5 nights
From
£433
 
 
Early Winter
2 Jan 2019 - 7 Feb 2019
3 night minimum stay
£1,105
for 3 nights
From
£325
 
 
Mid Winter
8 Feb 2019 - 14 Feb 2019
3 night minimum stay
£1,270
for 3 nights
From
£381
 
 
Mid-Winter II
15 Feb 2019 - 23 Feb 2019
5 night minimum stay
£2,266
for 5 nights
From
£428
 
 
Late Winter
24 Feb 2019 - 30 Mar 2019
3 night minimum stay
£1,105
for 3 nights
From
£325
 
 
Spring Skiing
1 Apr 2019 - 22 Apr 2019
3 night minimum stay
£883
for 3 nights
From
£252
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£788
for 3 nights
From
£220
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £128.47
Tax Rate 5.0%

Payment:
CANADIANS: $US SHOWN ON ALL VRBO/HomeAway SITES EXCEPT homeaway.ca
GST tax (5%) will be added to all rates above. Cleaning charges will apply.
Damage Protection of $750 is pre-authorized upon arrival on a valid credit card

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

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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