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Steve Lougheed

Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, french

Kickinghaus Chalet Near Kicking Horse Mountain Resort

8 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

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Overview

British Columbia Mountains Chalet Rental Photos and Description

Chalet, 2 Bedrooms + Loft, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6)

Timberframe chalet hidden on 10 wooded acres, with soaring cliffs of the Rockies viewed from the deck or balcony, it is the ideal mountain getaway for families, couples or small groups, and the perfect launch point for your adventures at Kicking Horse and the surrounding National Parks.

Play games in the upstairs nook, relax in the full bath, or listen to music while cooking in the main floor kitchen. Lots of space with two queen-size beds upstairs and a set of bunks. There is also a pull out futon in the living room for you snorers, and a pack'n'play crib for infants/toddlers.

In the winter, ski or snowboard Kicking Horse, Lake Louise, or drive a little further to visit Revelstoke. Cross country ski at Dawn Mtn (base of Kicking Horse) or Field, BC. Head out to the backcountry, either on your board(s) or sled for a day away from the crowds. Or just explore around the chalet with your snowshoes or cross-country skiis, and explore the forest and meadows while enjoying the amazing views.

Looking for more adventure? Within minutes you will find mountain bike trails, whitewater paddling, golfing, fishing, ATV trails, hiking, rockclimbing. Interested in something different? See wildlife at one of the sanctuaries including Bear, Wolves, or Bison. Head off to one of our nearby National Parks, and visit sights like Emerald Lake, Lake O'Hara etc etc. Recreational opportunities are limited only by your imagination.

Keywords: Chalet,Balcony,Views,Private 10 acres,Golden,Whitewater,Biking,Goljkykk

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Steve Lougheed (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, french

About Steve Lougheed

Steve and Sharon love everything the mountains have to offer, and wanted to introduce their kids to the things they love, so they purchased a secluded lot in the mountains. Since then, they designed their own chalet, and with the help of local contractors, build the chalet of their dreams over the past few years. We hope our guests will have as much fun out here as we do.

Steve Lougheed purchased this chalet in 2004

Why Steve Lougheed chose British Columbia Mountains

Skiing, hiking, biking, fishing, and back to skiing again

What makes this chalet unique

Private getaway with the best view in the valley

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thanks for the great weekend! The cabin is wonderful and we really enjoyed ourselves… We loved <the> clear directions, outstanding value, beautiful location, lots of bedding, comfortable and clean, <and>complimentary firewood was a big bonus, …the area attractions and travel guides, modern and cozy...great tv/ video equiptment for rainy days, nicely landscaped outside… Thanks again! We'll be booking again in the future!
Jun 2012
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Reviews

5
based on 8 traveler reviews

Kickinghaus Chalet Near Kicking Horse Mountain Resort
average rating of 5.0 based on 15 reviews
5

Great Chalet!!!

  • 5 of 5

We spent Christmas there with some family and friend. The location is nicely isolated without being in the middle of nowhere, the chalet itself is better than we expected based on the pictures and description and the owner was very helpful. Everything was well stocked (wood for the stove, dishes, towels, bed linens, extra chairs...) and the direction to the chalet as well as the stuff you "Need to know" was clearly explained before we arrived on site. This is definitively a place we'll remember for the next time we want to stay in Golden.

Max

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Salmon Arm, BC
5

Peaceful and Spectacular

  • 5 of 5

This is a very peaceful property, with no neighbours to speak of, and spectacular mountain views. The home is very enjoyable, and was in immaculate condition. Very important to us: the beds are comfortable! 20 min. from Golden, this place proved to be a great home base for exploring the area. Steve was also very accommodating.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review Chris - hope you enjoyed the Golden area and the cabin. Fall is a beautiful time up there. Steve
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Norwalk, Connecticut, USA
5

Had a wonderful time at Kickinghaus

  • 5 of 5

We are a family of four with kids age 9 and 6 and love the mountains. We were looking for a "home base" for our week-long stay in the Canadian Rockies and found Kickinghaus through a German partner site of VRBO (fewo-direkt.de).

The chalet was exactly as we had imagined - lots of space for the kids to spread out and have their private space. Well furnished kitchen, great bath, clean, and a lot of little things that contributed to a positive experience. You can definitely tell that the owners are keeping up the place for their own use, rather than just renting it out at an investment.

The owner was very responsive answering some questions we had during our stay.

We did some nice things around the area - took the gondola/chair lift at Kicking Horse resort for a visit with Boo, the grizzly bear and some hiking etc.- and also explored the area National Parks - Yoho with Emerald Lake and Takakkaw Falls, Jasper with Icefields Parkway, Lake Louise etc.

Highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Joachim, so glad your family enjoyed their stay - thanks for keeping us updated and for taking the time to post a review. Cheers, Steve
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5

Great accomodations, amazing location!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed there a month ago. Couldn't have asked for a better place to stay in the rockies. Everything is very well kept. Inside and out is beautiful. Everything you would ever need for a rocky mountain getaway.

  • Submitted: Dec 19, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks John, appreciate the kind words and your taking time to submit a review. Hope you will consider kickinghaus if you are in the area again. Steve
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Edmonton
5

The Kickinghaus is a beautiful chalet with a multitude of activities

  • 5 of 5

My fiance and I stayed at the Kickinghaus as a starting point to explore the various hiking trails within Yoho national park. We found the Kickinghaus was an incredible chalet for unwinding after an adventurous day. The heated floors were especially helpful after trekking through the snow for hours on end. The Kickinghaus is perfectly immersed within nature such that individuals who enjoy nature watching need not travel far. We recommend this vacation spot for anyone who enjoys relaxing, adventure seeking, and becoming attuned with nature.

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Stockholm, Sweden
5

The Kickinghaus

  • 5 of 5

Me and four of my friends from Sweden stayed in the chalet for 35 days during the ski season. It was great! Better than anticipated, and bigger than we thought! Even though we had kind of a dry month (when speaking of snowfall) we definitely enjoyed our time in Kicking Hourse.

And the owner was very helpful via email when we encountered any problems (we didn't have phones with canadian numbers, if we did i'd think he'd be just as helpful over the phone).

Averall, a great experience! Recommended!

  • Submitted: Mar 2, 2013
  • Stayed: Jan 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
250 Kilometres
Calgary International
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
Golden Public Golf Course
Nearest Train
25 Kilometres
Golden BC
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
Hwy 93
Nearest Restaurant
25 Kilometres
Eleven-22
Nearest Ski
35 Kilometres
Kicking Horse Mountain Resort
Nearest Beach
20 Kilometres
Cedar Lake
Nearest Point of Interest
Kicking Horse Mtn Resort
Nearest Point of Interest
Lake Louise Ski Resort
Nearest Point of Interest
Bugaboos
Nearest Point of Interest
Emerald Lake
Nearest Point of Interest
Revelstoke
Nearest Point of Interest
Moonraker MTB Trails
Nearest Point of Interest
Mt.Seven Handgliding Launch
Car: necessary

Located in the Columbia Valley just south of Golden BC, with access to several ski areas, provincial and national parks must minutes away, endless possibilities for adventure sit just outside your door. For example, Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, Golden Public Golf Club, Moonraker Mountain Bike Trails, whitewater paddling on the Kicking Horse, Paragliding from Mount 7, hiking in Yoho National Park, paddling in Kootenay National Park, biking in Bannf National Park...

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Rates & Availability

Golden Chalet Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer 2016
Jun 1 2016 - Sep 11 2016
4 night minimum stay
$191
$1,226
$3,833
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $27 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$137
$893
$3,066
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $19 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $77
Cleaning $84

Reservations are confirmed upon receipt of funds in our account. Once final payment is received, entry code and directions are forwarded by e-mail. Unless otherwise agreed, cancellation up to 4 weeks before you arrive with full refund. Cancellation on/after this date, up until the date of your arrival, with refund less 50%, or full credit towards a future stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

British Columbia Mountains Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Resort ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • full bath & shower, toilet, sink, storage
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Loft - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 bunk bed
  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling

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