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Lakefront Hideaway-HotTub-Deck-BBQ-Views-Loaner Canoe-Dock-Comfort

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, (Sleeps 5-8)

Escape to this lakefront home on Flathead Lake. 2 bedrooms, plus den and one bathroom. The home has spectacular views of the Lake and Rocky Mountains. Enjoy 68 feet of your own very private beach. You can boat, swim, sail or fish right off your beach and dock. There is a covered boat lift which can hold a boat up to 2500 pounds. A picnic table, lounge chairs and fire pit are at the waters edge for your relaxation and enjoyment. Loaner canoe on the beach that you may use.

Roast marshmallows in the evenings around the lakeside fire pit or up at the house kick back on the large deck, fire up the gas grill and get something to drink while watching the sailboats sail by for the bi-weekly regatta. Or just take a relaxing soak in the outdoor hot tub.

Located on the North end of Flathead Lake this home is the perfect location for your vacation. A number of good restaurants are close by. Within a short drive are nine golf courses, antiquing, art galleries, and live theater, shopping and dining. The National Bison Range, hunting, horseback riding, biking, water slides and hiking in the Jewel Basin and hundreds of other places are also in the area.

Glacier National Park is less then an hour away. Take a day trip to one of the most spectacular places in the Rocky Mountains for hiking, sightseeing, taking pictures or whitewater rafting. Don’t forget to get some huckleberry ice cream while you are there.

Bigfork is ten miles to the East, Lakeside is four miles to the South, downtown Kalispell is nine miles to the North and Whitefish is 24 miles to the North.

The home is 1600sf. On the main level is the fully equipped kitchen, dining room, living room, bathroom, laundry room and the large master bedroom. The spacious deck is also on the main level. The master bedroom has a California King bed, twin pull out couch, TV and sliding glass door that opens onto the deck. The living room has a queen sized hide-a-bed. Downstairs are two additional rooms. One of the rooms has a queen sized bed and a door to the outside. The other room has a double sized hide-a-bed couch and a twin bed.

A portable crib and high chair or booster chair are available upon request. TV/DVD/VCR/Cable and loaner movies are in the living room along with an ipod base. Wi-Fi is available throughout the home.

There are stairs (9 steps) to get from the parking to the home. There are stairs from the home to the private beach (53 steps). This home is not for everyone as there are stairs to get to the home and stairs to get to the lake. The home has one toilet. The shower in the bathroom is small. However, there is a larger area outside of the toilet and shower room that has another decent sized vanity, sink, mirror and bath tub. The stairs to go to the downstairs rooms are narrow. With that said, if you choose to rent this home knowing these things, you will not be disapointed by the views, the lake front, your own private hot tub on the deck and comfort of the property.

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More Details

Owner
Cheryl Bechard
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 26, 2017

About Cheryl Bechard

My husband and I moved to the Flathead Valley from California 18 years ago. We were drawn to the area to partake of all the many year round outdoor opportunities. We have three lovely girls ages 11, 9 and 2 year old along with some family pets. We recently moved to Kauai for a couple of years. We hope that you enjoy our little piece of Montana paradise.

Why Cheryl Bechard chose Flathead Lake

We think that the location of our vacation home is special. It is close to Kalispell, Lakeside, Bigfork, Whitefish and only an hour from Glacier National Park. Along with the location of the home comes the wonderful views of lake, Flathead mountains and the quaint town of Somers. Plus the home comes with a canoe on the beach. What could be more enjoyable than a early morning or evening canoe rides?

What makes this cabin unique

We love to see the bald eagles and osprey as they swoop down on the lake to catch fish for their young. We also enjoy watching the bi-weekly sailboat regatta from the deck.

The sunrise is spectacular. Sun pours in the home. The alpine glow sunsets are lovely.

One of my favorite things about the beach is how private it feels. For my girls I like how part of the beach glides gently into the water and is great for swimimng and how the other part of the beach is a rock wall.

Smores around the fire-pit are also a favorite.

After a day of fun in the Flathead Valley, nothing beats a soak in the outside hot tub.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We are having a wonderful week and will be sad to go tomorrow. Today we took in the zip line at Big Mountain, hiked down from the Summit house and capped off the day with a soak in the hot tub, a jump in the lake and a fire in the firepit. It doesn't get any better than that.

We loved the proximity to Glacier, Big Fork and Whitefish. We loved the dock, the beach, the deck and the hot tub. What beautiful views - with a rainbow almost every night.

We will go home with fond memories of both an active and peaceful, relaxing week.

Thank you. The house was well supplied and we felt very welcome.
Aug 2010
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Amenities

Somers Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • One toilet in the home. Overflow bathroom area with vanity, sink, mirror, hair dryer.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master - 1 king
    Den - 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Guest Bedroom - 1 queen
  • Living Room has a Queen Sleeper Sofa. Toddler Mattress and portable pack n play crib with linens available by request.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(26 traveler reviews)

Lakefront Hideaway-HotTub-Deck-BBQ-Views-Loaner Canoe-Dock-Comfort
average rating of 4.8461537 based on 37 reviews
5

We could not be happier for having chosen to book this property!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first experience booking with VRBO. Quite by accident, I found what seemed to be the perfect property for our family. I am please to report we were more than thrilled to find it to be much more than anticipated. The home/cabin is spacious yet cozy, bright, and situated within a short drive from Big Fork and Kalispell, and other "hot spots" in the area. The owner went above and beyond, providing many small touches that helped make us feel welcome. We are so pleased to have booked this property as our first with VRBO!

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful views and relaxing lake side area

  • 5 of 5

This home was excellently prepared for our arrival with all the little amenities like dish soap, trash bags, etc... which goes a long way for comfort. The sunrise view was excellent for getting the day started with a cup of coffee looking over the lake. The lake water is quite cold but the hot tub is a good remedy. The property owner was quick to respond to questions we had which is always a good feeling. Thank you for making our family vacation wonderful.

  • Submitted: May 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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great relaxing stay

  • 5 of 5

Even though it was raining we still had a great time. We needed a short get away just to relax. The view was amazing. We really enjoyed the hot tub.

The house was very clean and the bed was very comfortable. Cheryl was very accommodating.

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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5

Heaven on earth!

  • 5 of 5

The house was exactly as described, and possibly even better. The deck, private beach, were wonderful. The kitchen had everything we needed. Wouldn't change a thing!!

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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5

Clean, comfy and homey...with great views.

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at Cheryl's place. The house has been well laid out for guests, and thoughtfully outfitted with just about everything you might need. We felt at home right away.Though the house is close to the neighbours, it felt very private. and cozy. The views are fantastic and the beach was even better - there were plenty of good skipping rocks, which is very important! We very much appreciated the canoe, and we took a lovely paddle over to Somers. Thank you for sharing your place!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Wonderful Lake House!

  • 5 of 5

We spent three great days at Cheryl's lake house. Everything was exactly as described in the listing. The kitchen was very well stocked with supplies, spices, and condiments, pots/pans, etc. It was very clean. Great views of the lake and we enjoyed relaxing on the deck and the beach next to the water. Would definitely recommend and would stay there again. Cheryl was communicative and accommodated an extraordinary request. Thanks!

There were only two of us there so we only used the top half of the house. Yet I think that it would very comfortably accommodate five adults (more if the pull out beds in the sofas are used).

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
18 Miles
Glacier Park International
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Del's Bar and Grill, Somers
Nearest Golf
9 Miles
Eagle Bend Golf Course, Bigfork
Nearest Train
25 Miles
Amtrack Station, Whitefish
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Somers Bay Cafe and Tiebuckers
Nearest Ski
15 Miles
Whitefish Resort at 32miles or BlackTail Mountain

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Rates & Availability

Somers Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Prime Summer 2017
Jun 23 2017 - Jun 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
$399
$2,400
 
 
4 Night Opening June
Jun 27 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$239
 
 
2 Night Opening July
Jul 8 2017 - Jul 9 2017
2 night minimum stay
$349
 
 
Prime Summer 2017
Jul 10 2017 - Jul 16 2017
5 night minimum stay
$399
$2,400
 
 
3 Night Opening July
Jul 25 2017 - Jul 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
$349
$2,400
 
 
Prime Summer 2017
Jul 28 2017 - Aug 27 2017
4 night minimum stay
$399
$2,400
 
 
3 Night opening August
Aug 28 2017 - Aug 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$349
 
 
2 Night Opening
Sep 4 2017 - Sep 5 2017
2 night minimum stay
$219
 
 
Fall Season 2017
Sep 6 2017 - Oct 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
$219
$1,350
 
 
Summer 2018
Jun 22 2018 - Sep 3 2018
4 night minimum stay
$399
$2,400
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$399
$2,400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $225 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 7.0%

Cleaning fee may be less for shorter stays and smaller group sizes.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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