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Sneak away for a relaxing escape at Vernon Vacation Home

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 1 king, 1 queen, 1 queen sofa bed, bunk beds with trundle

PLEASE NOTE THAT INQUIRIES RECEIVED BETWEEN FEB 16 - 28 WILL BE ADDRESSED BY MARCH 1, 2017. This Gorgeous 2100 square foot vacation home is set on a stunning ½ acre manicured lot with a hot tub and every amenity.

This comfortable executive home offers spectacular lake, mountain and valley views. Your home-away-from-home sleeps 9 comfortably, has 2 bathrooms, large screen HD TV, 2 gas fireplaces (1 up, 1 down), full kitchen with breakfast nook, dining room, large laundry room, family room with walkout basement to the private hot tub, and expansive, recently enlarged deck. The deck has plenty of space to eat, lounge and enjoy the beautiful fenced yard and view.

Two levels of grass yards, large play house for kids on the lower level with lots of extra space on the 3rd level for playing and exploring.

Weekly rentals only during July, August and Christmas. Long Weekend rate: $300/night. Minimum 2 night stay.

Please note that on VRBO all rates are displayed in U.S. dollars.

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Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
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Calendar last updated:
April 18, 2017

About Bonnie

Michael and Melissa Klassen live for time away in the beautiful Okanagan. In their spare time they love to retreat from their home in Calgary, AB to vacation in beautiful Vernon, British Columbia with their son Jade and daughter Jasmine. Mike spends long hours working hard as a residential concrete foundations business owner, while Melissa's career and passion lies in teaching Acrobatics and Dancing. 'We love this stunning property, and hope that you will have the opportunity to experience a wonderful and relaxing vacation as well at our Vernon Vacation Home.'

Bonnie purchased this house in 2008

Why Bonnie chose Vernon

We decided to buy a vacation home in Vernon, British Columbia because of the magnificent lakes and beaches, first class golfing, spectacular hiking and cliff jumping and of course top notch skiing conditions at Silver Star and Big White Ski hills. Where else can you experience 30 degree beach weather in the summer and +10 spring skiing with amazing conditions? And all within a 25 minute drive!

What makes this house unique

The benefits you'll enjoy at this property are stunningly beautiful views, quiet, peaceful and high end accommodations, sleep in luxury on our ironed bed linens and outdoor activities for every season just minutes away. We love Vernon because it has the best lakes, beaches, golfing and skiing in the Okanagan Valley ... AND ... not a lot of people know about it. It's one of the best kept secrets in the Okanagan. You're going to love it!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for sharing your home with us during our stressful transition. Beautiful home and property - don't ever sell it! Trust us - we know!!
Aug 2016
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Coldstream House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
  • Water View
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 bunk bed
  • King size bed (1), Queen size Bed (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa (1), Bunk Beds (1), cot (1)
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • ski lift privileges
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(16 traveler reviews)

Sneak away for a relaxing escape at Vernon Vacation Home
average rating of 5.0 based on 28 reviews

Amazing home!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful house with everything you need. There was plenty of space for our party of 8, lots of beds and sofas to go around. The hot tub is outside with a wall providing nice privacy, while providing a great view of the sky. The place is setup with Wifi and Netflix, so there's lots of entertainment.

  • Submitted: Feb 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thankyou Howard. You are welcome back anytime!
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Loved staying here

  • 5 of 5

Our group of adult rowers traveled to Vernon from the Lower Mainland to take part in a rowing regatta on Swan Lake. Instead of everybody staying at one of the local hotels we decided to look for a vacation home. Bonnie, the Property Manager, was professional and friendly from the start of our search until the moment we checked out. Not only was the shared cost a great benefit the house allowed us all to really relax and enjoy each others' company. The home was clean, cozy and well appointed. During our stay the weather was so so and we didn't really have a chance to enjoy the beautifully landscaped garden. The one time we did sit outside on the deck was enjoyable. I would recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great clean house

  • 5 of 5

This is a really lovely property. We enjoyed the house very much and it was adequate for our needs.

It was very clean with a nice interior. The kitchen has everything that you need.

I would recommend this to anyone. This property is a 10 min drive from downtown Vernon.

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very well maintained and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

The house and property is very well maintained,clean,and comfortable. We stayed here for a week with 4 adults and 2 babies. The yard has 2 levels and a playhouse. The playhouse would be excellent for the 5 to 12 year olds. The grass yards are fabulous for family games. Beautifully landscaped yard overlooked by a large deck. The deck is well furnished with very good patio furniture, which can easily accommodate 10 people or more.

  • Submitted: May 16, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic stay

  • 5 of 5

Our family home was flooded while we were away and we required a place to stay for a month. This home was everything we needed with all amenities of home. The management made it work out on very short notice. The back yard, hot tub and deck are all fantastic. Thanks for the great house that we could call home for a bit.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely Coldstream home!

  • 5 of 5

My friends and I made our annual summer trip to the Okanagan Valley to enjoy the lovely countryside, the friendly people, and to go paragliding. We've stayed at the house before and it's comfortable and welcoming. The deck is fabulous for morning coffee and checking the weather forecasts and for having a cocktail or beer after a busy day. The view is lovely. The house is in a quiet and peaceful neighborhood but conveniently situated no matter which direction you are traveling. The house is clean and the yard is huge with mature landscaping. A really pleasant place for your summer vacation. We will, of course, return to enjoy the house and the really awesome people in this area. Thanks to the Klassens and Bonnie!

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Silver Star Mountain Resort
Davison Orchards Country Village
Historic O'Keefe Ranch
Bamboo Beach Fusion Grille
Intermezzo Restaurant
Crush Bistro
The Eclectic Med' Restaurant
Vernon Golf & Country Club
Kalavida Surf Shop
Davison Orchards Country Village
Car: necessary

Private hot tub included. Silver Star Ski Hill and Sovereign Lake Nordic ski area 25 minutes away. Kalamalka Lake has miles of hiking/biking trails, cliff jumping, rock climbing and, of course, the beaches. Okanagan Lake also has beaches, sailing, boating and Ellison Provincial Park. Be sure to visit our local orchards in the summer - particularly Davison Orchards, overlooking Okanagan Lake; a great activity for families. Monday and Thursday mornings, the Farmer's Market in town has abundant fruits and vegetables fresh off the farms. Check out local artisan's work there as well. Predator Ridge is 14.8 miles from the house and is a 24 minute drive.


Rates & Availability

Coldstream House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Winter/Spring - Low Season
Jan 3 2017 - Jun 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 9 guests; add $37 per night, per additional guest
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $369.95
per guest over 9 people $36.99 + Tax
Pet Fee $14.8 + Tax
Cleaning fee $147.98 + Tax
Tax Rate 5.0%

For bookings cancelled up to 60 days before the start of the stay, traveler receives a 100% refund. You are not charged any booking fees. If the reservation is cancelled before 14 days from the check-in date there will be a 25% cancellation fee on the total reservation amount, charged on the reservation deposit for any cancellation to cover associated costs.

If the reservation is cancelled less than 14 days prior to your arrival date, you will be charged the full amount of the rent. Should we secure another booking for some or all of the rental period, you will be refunded the amount of money recovered less a cancellation fee of 25% of the booking.

In the unlikely event that the rental property becomes unavailable, we will refund the full amount paid

For bookings cancelled up to 30 days before the start of the stay, traveler receives a 50% refund. You are charged booking fees on any portion kept.

Long weekends - Minimum 3-night booking @ $300/night

50% of total amount (including damage deposit) due upon booking . One month from guest arrival, balance is due.

Christmas and New Year's rates $300/night from Dec 15 - Jan 5. Weekly Rentals only during July, August, Christmas and New Years.
Long Weekend Rate: $300/night. Minimum 3 night stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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