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Sleeps5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
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Minimum Stay 3 nights

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BLOSSOM MOUNTAIN RETREAT

Kidd Island Bay Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

This cozy retreat has a remote quality but is actually only three miles from I-90. You can be downtown Spokane in less than thirty minutes and Coeur d'Alene in fifteen minutes. The Centennial Trail that runs from Spokane to Coeur d'Alene, fun for running or biking is less than ten minutes away. The Spokane River Park with boat launch and swimming is less than three miles away. Scenic day trips and activities make this cabin a perfect and peaceful place to stay.

There are three bedrooms, all with new queen beds and down comforters. One bedroom is on the main floor, one in the daylight basement (master bedroom) and one in the loft (my favorite).

The open living room/kitchen area has bamboo floors and outstanding views. A Viking Range and KitchenAid stand mixer may entice you to cook. If you prefer to dine out there are two or three now famous restaurants in Post Falls, minutes down the hill as well as several great places to eat in Coeur d'Alene and Spokane.

There are two bathrooms. The bath on the main floor has an antique clawfoot tub and the other bath, downstairs, has a new tile shower.

Two gas fireplaces will keep you toasty warm on cool evenings, and a window A/C unit will cool the house if the days get too warm, which happens only a few days a year.

We have decorated the cabin with comfortable furniture, hoping you will want to keep coming back.

The view from the cedar deck is breathtaking and at any time you may see moose, elk or deer wandering by the front of the house. A birdwatcher's delight, there are Stellar Jays, Juncos, Chickadees, Robins, Woodpeckers...birds than I can list and even the occasional Bald Eagle!

Due to the massive rock wall and open loft area, this cabin may not be suitable for young children.

The half mile driveway is gravel and steep in places but well maintained in the summer.

This was our primary residence for thirty years and still our little slice of heaven. We hope you will enjoy the same peace on the mountain as we do.

PLEASE NOTE: In the guest comment section a hot tub is mentioned. The hot tub is no longer available....it was 20 years old and finally stopped working. Because of liability and upkeep we have opted against replacing it. We hope this does not stop you from visiting our peaceful retreat.

Keywords: Log Cabin, Cabin

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Guestbook comments from the owner
Love the cabin...our trip was short and busy so this wonderful place was lovely to come back to at the end of each day. We look forward to a longer stay next time! Thanks for the flowers, s'mores fixins and comfy beds.
Jun 2012
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We built this log home, beginning in 1980, with the help of family and friends. This was our permanent residence until last year. Our wish is to keep the furnishings simple but at the same time warm and inviting. We hope others get the opportunity to see why we love our mountain home and visit us often.

The Owner purchased this cabin in 1980

We moved here from Oregon in 1980 to live in beautiful North Idaho and haven't had even a moment's regret.

Bird and wildlife watching, hiking and dirt biking over miles of old logging roads. Solitude and silent nights. Star filled sky for nighttime deck sitting, prefect for a glass of wine and good conversation. Lots of DVDs and games for your entertainment.

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Blossom Mountain Retreat
average rating of 4.952381 based on 21 reviews
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Blossom Mountain Retreat
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p330249vb
(208) 661-4246 (Idaho, USA)
Kidd Island Bay Coeur d'Alene Lake
Nampa, Idaho
5

GREAT PLACE TO STAY

  • 5 of 5
The cabin is beautiful, very clean and fully equipped for a great stay. Only a few minutes from downtown Post Falls, but you'd think you're high up in the mountains. We saw deer, turkeys, raccoon and a host of smaller birds and critters. I would recommend this property to anyone wanting some privacy, great scenery, yet close to town. The owners are very nice people and great to deal with. Excellent experience.
  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you Steve and family, for the nice review! We're so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you return again soon. (You may even get a chance to see a moose next time;).
Thanks again, Frankie
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Blossom Mountain Retreat
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p330249vb
(208) 661-4246 (Idaho, USA)
Kidd Island Bay Coeur d'Alene Lake
Reno, NV
5

HEAVEN IN THE TREES

  • 5 of 5
We stayed at this wonderful cabin over the Memorial Day weekend. It was perfect!!! From the scones Frankie left for us to the beautiful scenery and peaceful environment, it was more than we could have hoped for during a tough time. I would recommend this location to anyone looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life and in need of some rest and relaxation. When we make another trek to the area, we will definitely plan on staying here again. Thanks again Frankie and Brian for being so great.
  • Submitted: May 29, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for this great review! It really helps us, as owners, to know that our guests are relaxing and find the same peace there, as we do when we are getting the cabin ready. Come back anytime!
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Blossom Mountain Retreat
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p330249vb
(208) 661-4246 (Idaho, USA)
Kidd Island Bay Coeur d'Alene Lake
Morgan Hill, CA
5

MORGAN HILL, CA

  • 5 of 5
This is the perfect vacation for anyone seeking all the comforts of home plus so much more. From the Viking range to the outdoor grill to the swing inside or the hammock outside, Blossom Mountain retreat is paradise for two weary adults, two need to unplug teenagers, and a rambunctious four year old boy. The owners lived here and treat you like you do too! They have a gift for hospitality and a knack for wrapping the rustic in the luxurious. Moreover, you are minutes from the quaint towns, lovely lakes and rivers. We all love it!

The owners are a delight to talk with and so helpful with understanding the property and area.
  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you can visit us again! Thanks for leaving the cabin so nice and neat!
business
Blossom Mountain Retreat
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p330249vb
(208) 661-4246 (Idaho, USA)
Kidd Island Bay Coeur d'Alene Lake
Princeton
5

PERFECT PLACE

  • 5 of 5
We used the retreat as a home base for the Coeur d' Fondo bike ride and what a great pick! We loved the setting, the cleanliness, and the coziness. The beds were so comfortable! We plan to stay there again. What an awesome place :)
  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you! Come back anytime!
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Blossom Mountain Retreat
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p330249vb
(208) 661-4246 (Idaho, USA)
Kidd Island Bay Coeur d'Alene Lake
Calgary, Alberta Canada
5

AN AMAZING GETAWAY AND OPPORTUNITY TO UNPLUG!

  • 5 of 5
We stayed for the week of September 20 to 27 at this amazing rental - it felt just like home from the moment we arrived!!

The location is fantastic, while you are only minutes away from stores, restaraunts (Starbucks!) and the rush of the city when you are at the cabin you are in a world all your own. We visited as a family, my husband, daughter and granddaughter and myself and spent some great family time. My granddaughter (3 years old) helped make cookies and cupcakes while there to take home to daddy, and so much enjoyed watching the wild turkeys and deer walking by the house daily :)

I would not hesitate to visit again - and would highly recommend to anyone looking for a true getaway!!
  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: You are always welcome at our cabin. I'm happy your daughter and granddaughter were able to join you on this trip and hope you can return again.
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Blossom Mountain Retreat
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p330249vb
(208) 661-4246 (Idaho, USA)
Kidd Island Bay Coeur d'Alene Lake
Hartwell Georgia USA
5

THREE WEEKS IN THE MOUNTAINS

  • 5 of 5
We just spent three weeks at Blossom Mountain Retreat. The owners were very friendly and had the fire pit / smores ready to go. My 10 year old grand daughter feel in love with the indoor swing. If any need came up we were cared for immediately. This is a good location to Spokane, Coeur d Alene, and even Sandpoint. The wild Turkeys were fun to watch most all day long. I would recommend staying here.
  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing
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Kidd Island Bay Cabin Rental Rates

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3 night minimum stay
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Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300.00
Cleaning fee $90.00 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.0%
Notes Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Cleaning fee $90.00
Check in 4Pm. Check out 11am. No early arrivals unless prior arrangements made with owners.
No overnight guests, or more than five registered guests, due to private well and septic.
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Amenities

Kidd Island Bay Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Covered Parking
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Garage
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Air Conditioning ...
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Queen size Beds (3)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Stereo
  • Video Library
  • Television
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • theme parks
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
Leisure Activities:
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • boating
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • antiquing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • skiing
  • golf
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • hunting
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • cross country skiing
  • basketball court
  • parasailing
  • rock climbing
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
Notes:
Gourmet Viking Range, KitchenAid Stand Mixer. Clawfoot tub in upstairs bath, downstairs bath newly remodeled with tile shower. No overnight guests without prior owner approval, due to private well and septic.
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