Cougar Bay House Rental Photos and Description
House, 4 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 10-12)
Old world style home. Designer's masterpiece: travertine counter tops , Italian mosaic tile, distressed hickory floors, Fine Arts lighting, exposed hand carved wood beams, wrought iron accents & oil rubbed bronze hardware. Multi-zone whole house stereo system (7 zones) includes Sirius Satellite. There is a Baby Grand Piano in the entertainment room. Extensive Library. Four indoor fireplaces: 3 gas and 1 wood burning.
There is a patio in the front of the home and two very large patios in the back with comfortable seating for 18-22 people on one and event seating up to 150 with space to spare on the second. The backyard also boasts a fountain, outdoor wood burning fireplace and built in BBQ area.
Eat blueberries, raspberries and home grown tomatoes from your garden in the largest backyard in the Fort Grounds.
Get your day started with a hike around Tubbs Hill and enjoy panoramic views of our beautiful lake and resort town.
The home is only steps away from City Park, City Beach and the Start and transitional area of the Annual Ironman Race. Sherman Avenue is a mere 10 minute walk with its' accompanying shops, restaurants, coffee shops, wine bars and boutiques. Coeur d'Alene Resort & Docks are within your view from two southeastern bedrooms.
There is so much more you can do and see within a 10 to 15 minute walk including hiking Tubbs Hill, wandering through the many Downtown Art Galleries, enjoying the Summer Theatre season on North Idaho College campus, and many other events, such as plays, concerts (including the Coeur d'Alene Symphony) and lectures throughout the year, beach volleyball on the shores of the college beach, outdoor tennis courts on campus, the college library and our beautiful new Coeur d'Alene City Library. Bike trails are also only a few blocks away for a ride along the Spokane River or the shore of Lake Coeur d'Alene. During the summer there are concerts in City Park every Sunday. Bring a blanket and have a picnic only steps away from your home while enjoying these concerts. The Park also features a playground for the kids that they will truly enjoy. Every kid loves this Fort created by local residents that includes swings, slides and other activities children enjoy.
The nearby CDA Resort has boats for rent. Jet skis are also available for rent across the street from the Resort. Along the City Beach dock are paddle boats, wind surf boards and even a Seaplane service that offers aerial tours of the our beautiful area. You will not have enough time to do everything that is available within 15 minutes from your home base.
Keywords: This fabulous location is ideal for your dream vacation home. Beautifully maintained and very spacious home for the host & hostess, superb entertainment floor plan, close to everything that draws one to Coeur d' Alene, warm and inviting space able to accommodate any event up to 100 people. Private fenced backyard.
- alternative lifestyle
- Minimum Age Limit for Renters
- non smoking only
- pets not allowed
About Amy Hewel
As a travel enthusiast I've brought to this home the best that I have found in my adventures. I've enjoyed this magical space for eight years and am now traveling once again. I hope my home brings you as much joy and relaxation as it has for me.
Amy Hewel purchased this house in 2005
Why Amy Hewel chose Cougar Bay
My home is in an ideal location. It is a matter of steps to City Beach, a short walk to the Coeur d'Alene City Park, the Coeur d'Alene Resort, Tubbs Hill hiking trails, and Sherman Avenue that features many shops, restaurants, bars and art galleries.