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The Mountain Snow Chalet

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome


About the property

Relax And Enjoy A Warm And Cozy Place To Stay.

This stand alone chalet is ski-in and ski-out. It is a large 4 bedroom with a sauna. The entrance is very large with lots of room to hang your winter apparel. There’s a 4 piece bathroom on the main floor as well as the kitchen, living room, laundry room and one bedroom. The bedroom has two twin beds. The kitchen has everything you’ll need for 10 people with a large dining area that leads to the deck. The kitchen is open to the living room. The living room has a wood burning fireplace. Upstairs you’ll find the master bedroom with a king bed. The second bedroom has 2 queen beds and the third has 2 queen beds. The 4 piece bathroom has a large lounging jetted tub.

The parking is limited to 2 parking spaces (across from the store) during high season and Spring Break. All our units come with towels, sheets and a starter basket of coffee, tea and hot chocolate.

More Details

Margaret Humphries
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
30 March, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Comox-Strathcona C in Comox Valley

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 10
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Ski-In
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed , Main floor
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , upstairs
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Large Double Bed , upstairs
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Large Double Bed , upstairs
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(9 traveller reviews)

The Mountain Snow Chalet
average rating of 4.5555553 based on 9 reviews

Accessible, clean and spacious cottage

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed our retreat to Mt. Washington. The cottage was clean and perfectly laid out for our group ( large living room-dining room-kitchen combined space). Easy to ski out, but skiing in is a bit of exercise.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very nice view, comfortable accomodations

  • 4 of 5

Lots of room, close access to ski hill and parking lot. Had everything you need to enjoy the all the activities at Mt. Washington

  • Review Submitted: Feb 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great funky and well equipped old school chalet

  • 4 of 5

We just spent a fantastic long weekend with a family group of 8. They'd had some issues with the previous guests leaving the shower running which caused myriad problems for the caretakers. It was a nuisance, but clearly not their fault and they did everything they could to resolve things quickly. The owner and the caretakers were on top of things, ensuring repairs were made quickly and that we had everything we needed for our stay. As other reviewers have noted, the trash compactor is an issue and the owner said it should be replaced. It is an older chalet, yet amazingly well equipped. You could cook your Christmas dinner with no problem! The views are spectacular and the location handy for the old part of the resort. The stove's hieroglyphics are a little confusing, we figured it out but may have been running on convection as things were pretty hot. Loved the fire and the many candles. Quiet, and comfortable, we would certainly recommend this spot for a cosy stay. You'll have everything you need.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely Fantastic! Cozy, Warm, with everything you need; and the View/Sun Sets = Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

As a group of 3 families with 3 babies, 2 pre-teens, being closer to the car was great as with all the 'Stuff' we had to trek in... So then the trek to the Main Lodge we thought would be 1/2 hr. or more. Nope, it was 20 min.s (if that), and that's moving at a snails pace with babies in slays, stopping all the time to take pictures and enjoy the trek. Inside the Chalet was super warm, the beds all comfortable & cozy with big puffy duvets(& the rooms are all spacious), tons of towels, a HUGE jet tub to soak out the muscles, or an excellent Sauna to sweat it out. Lots of space, 2 huge couches that let you stretch back, great kitchen area, large dinning table + extra chairs... Dishwasher = Yeah! Washer/Dryer = Double Yeah! Hot plate for pancakes, while Dads are frying up eggs & bacon = Yeah X 3! Coffee/Tea, good to go (even a grinder if you for got to pre grind your Java). Plates, glasses, mugs, there wasn't anything we wanted for... Just open a drawer or cupboard and Voila! We all really enjoyed the stay and would so go back again, and again, and again (Games night around that big table was just too much fun; everyone loved it)! Thanks for having us!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mount Washington Snow Chalet.

  • 4 of 5

Overall an easy place to stay, just don't expect modern and fancy! We had our dogs with us, so that made our visit wonderful as we never had to worry about them harming anything, due to the age of the furnishings and interior.

Gorgeous views, and the wood stove & supply of wood was a big plus!

The chalet is quite dated and old, but was perfect for our 2 night stay.

There are few items which need to be in place: kitchen garbage can (the compactor there does not work and we were told by the caretaker to please not use it under any circumstances!) so we had to hang a garbage bag, and then take it out a few times a day. A bin for recycling bottles, plastics etc. would be great, as we landed up throwing out things we knew could be recycled, simply because there was no where to keep them. The garbage can outside the unit was easily accessible, and we used it freely, but then when we went to leave we realized the previous guests had placed bottles in it, and so we had to go through 2 days of garbage and dog poo bags, to separate garbage from bottles! So clearer marking of a garbage bin and bottle bin would be helpful.

Remember also while there are 2 bathrooms there is only 1 shower, so since we were 6 people it meant taking turns but since it was a relaxed weekend trip no worries there.

The owner was very helpful with out booking and check-in process, and the caretaker was also very helpful when we needed anything, as she lives in the village and so could easily bring us anything we were missing.

Would definitely stay again.

Thanks to Margaret and Natasha!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sauna was a nice touch

  • 5 of 5

We had a lot of room for everyone. 2 very large washrooms were a bonus. Comfortable beds and an owner that was willing to help at every step and answer all our questions. Tip! the running man on the stove was the start button, that took a few heads together to figure out.

we will book this stay again. It is ski in and out but not without effort and being able to know where it is.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
48.1 Kilometres
Comox, BC
Nearest Ferry
115 Kilometres
Nanaimo, BC
Nearest Motorway
9.9 Kilometres
Hwy 19 A
Nearest Beach
44.5 Kilometres
Bates Beach Boat House & Boat Rentals
Car: necessary

The Mount Washington, BC area is loaded with things to do! Horse back riding at Bear Creek Ranch, Deep sea fishing from Comox or Campbell River, Community Swimming pools and Ice rinks.

Vancouver Island is world famous for our botanical parks, and organic food gardening. Local organic produce is often available for sale at local weekend farmer's markets in most communities.

Our beaches are teaming with things to explore.

Many of our wineries have won awards, and offer unique experiences. Visit Mooberry winery, Morningstar Farm, and Little Qualicum Cheeseworks all located at the same location between Qualicum and Parksville, BC.

They have a lovely store and they are open year round 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Tofino is know as the surfing capital of Canada, and boast 4 different surfing schools! You can surf year round.

Vancouver Island offers an abundance of international restaurants that will tempt your palette.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chalet in Comox-Strathcona C, Vancouver Island

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Ski Season
27 Mar 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Off Season
1 May 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Pre Ski Season
1 Dec 2017 - 8 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Christmas Season
9 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £151
Cleaning Fee £106 + Tax
Pet Fee £18 + Tax
Tax Rate 5.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

There will be a cleaning fee of $150.00 for any stay less than 4 nights.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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