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5 BR Luxury Slopeside Village Chalet. Step off the deck onto the run.

10 Reviews
Bedrooms 5
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights


Kootenay Boundary E Chalet Rental Photos and Description

Chalet, 5 Bedrooms

Picture yourself with a book in your hand sitting in the leather arm chair next to one of the 3 fireplaces in this beautiful log Chalet. This, of course, is following a fun day of skiing, skating, tube-sledding and snowshoeing. The chalet is situated right on the slopeside of the bunny-hill, so you can ski right in and out. Or, you can watch a group of little skiers get their first ski lesson, while you sip hot coco on the balcony. Once you have gone night skiing, you can get into the hot tub and gaze at the spectacular view of the valley below. Perhaps you would prefer to sit in the steam shower for a little while instead.

The Master bedroom is on the very top floor with its own ensuite, TV, fireplace, King size bed and soaker tub.

There is also a desk/reading area overlooking the great room. (complimentary wireless internet)

The main floor has the great room, large fireplace, a dining area, and a large kitchen. On this level there are 2 bedrooms with double beds and a bathroom with a steam shower.

The first level has an entertainment room with satalite TV, DVD, bar (sink, minifridge, counter-top), a very spacious bootroom, and full laundry room. There is also two bedrooms on this level that have double sized bunk beds. This is the level that you ski right off the deck onto the slope.

Below that is a very large double garage and double car-port. (room for 4 cars, 2 in and 2 out). We have a very small garage Gym (suitable for cross fitters). If you would like to use the gym equipment (olympic bar/weights, rack, rower, battle ropes, med balls, kettle bells), please inquire.

There is a sofa bed for that special teenager who will no longer share a room with his sister ;).

Typical renters have been family's, retired mens sports club, ladies get-away weekends.

'At Big White Ski Resort we are all about the snow. On average 24 feet of Mother Nature’s finest, dry, champagne powder falls annually creating our world famous snow ghosts and blanketing our long cruzing slopes. With over 118 runs, five powder bowls and plenty of sunshine you’ll soon realize why we’ve been consistently voted one of the top ski resorts in the world.

Big White is situated on the edge of the Monashee mountains, a mere 56 km from Kelowna, the largest city in the Okanagan Valley. The village accommodates Canada’s most modern totally ski-in/ski-out resort properties and provides you with everything you'll need for a great vacation within walking distance. This year we’ve added a new six-person chairlift, the ‘Snow Ghost Express’ to our 15 other express chairs, gondola, and surface lifts, offering one of the most comfortable lift systems in North America which guarantees you short lines.

For your family, Big White has everything and it’s all at exceptionally affordable prices. Last year Big White was featured on Channel 7’s ‘The Great Outdoors’ which boasted the famous snow, slope-side restaurants, modern accommodation and our ample after skiing activities. There’s even a flaming shot gun coffee drink at Canada’s award winning restaurant and bar Snowshoe Sam’s.

Voted ‘Best Weather’ by Ski Canada Magazine, you too can feel the difference natural snow makes as you cruz the long rolling groomers, hit the powder bowls or watch your mates ride the rails and try their luck at the Olympic sized super pipe. Big White is the second most popular resort in super natural British Columbia, one of the world’s greatest snow sport provinces.

Come and see for yourself why Ski Canada Magazine bestows so many ‘Best of Skiing in Canada’ awards to Big White each and every year!

There are so many activities during the winter at Big White, you’ll want to extend your holiday just to fit them all in. Whether you want to test your prowess on the mountain, trying out our 'hero powder' on the double black diamond runs, or just relax beside a romantic stone fireplace, the choices are endless.

At Happy Valley, you can speed downhill on truck-sized inner tubes, the kids can ride their own snowmobile and Big White’s skating pond is ideal for a classic Canadian game of hockey or a leisurely ice skate.

If you are looking for something different, why not view the scenery around Big White’s beautiful village on a thrilling snowmobile ride through the picturesque snow covered trees? Or perhaps you’d prefer to discover the natural wilderness of the mountain on an unforgettable guided snowshoe tour.

Whatever you choose to do, you will have a fantastic time at our world class resort. Big White has something for everyone. Whether you want to relax, unwind or experience the thrill of the mountain, you’ll find it all at Big White.'


Keywords: Chalet, Luxury, Ski in Ski out, village, fireplace, hot tub, steam, large, 5 bedroom, chateau, home, mountain

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible

Shann Ross
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
October 7, 2016
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About Shann Ross

My family has been skiing Big White for the last 20 years and we have always loved it. In 1997 my parents bought a small condo that we used so often we decided to upgrade. in 2002, as a family, we participated in the design of this chalet and had it built to use and love. Now that my parents are not skiing and I have a young family, we don't get to the mountain as often, but still want the chalet to be enjoyed. So we decided to begin renting it out for part of the season.

Shann Ross purchased this chalet in 2002

Why Shann Ross chose British Columbia

You could simply not get closer to the hill. literally a step off the deck, and you are on one of the runs. We chose this particular area, for the large lot, views and privacy, while still being a stones throw to the run.

What makes this chalet unique

It is a short walk to the village, where you can enjoy a meal or a beverage and then walk (or sled) back down to the chalet. At the village you can hop on the gondola to take you down to happy valley, where you can skate, ice climb, sled and tube-ride, snowmobile or snowshoe tours. There are also dogsledding tours and sleigh rides that happen through out the season.


based on 10 traveler reviews

5 BR Luxury Slopeside Village Chalet. Step off the deck onto the run.
average rating of 4.9 based on 10 reviews

Nice family ski getaway

  • 4 of 5

We stayed for only 2 nights which in hindsight was not enough as it would be nice to stay longer to take advantage of the ski in and ski out. The house was as advertised - there was lots of room for the nine of us and with the bunk beds it could easily fit more. There was easy access to the ski slope as it is the last on the street and leads right out to a run. No issues with any of the appliances or bathrooms - everything worked well. It was clean and well maintained. Unfortunately it was foggy the days we were there so we can't comment on the views but I believe it would be nice. No problems booking the suite and contacting the person involved. Would have no problem recommending it to others.

  • Submitted: Mar 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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An awesome ski weekend

  • 5 of 5

The perfect ski-in and ski-out location. The living room is bright and felt like home, while the kitchen was super clean and stocked with all the amenities. The cabin is set up so that the kids could hang out downstairs in the evenings, while the adults enjoyed the main floor. The hot tub was relaxing at the end of a big day of skiing, overlooking the amazing views. We loved the master suite on the top floor and thoroughly enjoyed the large soaker tub. The owner was helpful and accommodating in every way. Loved our stay at the Woodcutter cabin, we will definitely be back again.

  • Submitted: Feb 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
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  • 5 of 5

The property was perfect and in an excellent locations for ski in and ski out. The property was clean and big and well laid out for our party of 12. We will be booking this property again.

  • Submitted: Jan 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
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  • 5 of 5

Great ski in/out location, run was right out our back door. Rooms are much larger than they appear in the photo's. Queen size bunks were roomy and comfortable for adults. Property was clean and well maintained with all the amenities of home. Many spices and condiments were available for our use. Owner was very helpful with all queries and even provided an extra queen size blow up bed so fewer people had to share beds. We were a group of 13 women from an outdoor club who had a wonderful time and will definitely be back for another stay . I highly recommend this property to others wanting a home like stay right on the mountain.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2013
  • Stayed: Feb 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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PERFECT mountain getaway

  • 5 of 5

Great decor, well-maintained. all the amenities, flat-screen tv, Wii, GREAT hot tub, fully stocked and equipped kitchen with all you need to make meals. lots of sleeping space, bunk beds, etc. Best part, this place is literally right on the hill, the door opens onto the run that goes to the chairlift, you do not even need to walk anywhere, just put on your skis or snowboard on your porch and slide down the hill. No problems whatsoever and I have stayed here 3 times for a week at a time.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2011
  • Stayed: Mar 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A great getaway

  • 5 of 5

Have stayed at this chalet for several years, and plan to return next year. It is very spacious and comfortable, with instant acces to the slopes and wonderful views across the valley. Very well suited for large familiies or groups, with many bedrooms, endless hot water, and comfortable dining around the table for at least eight. Kitchen well equipped - we cooked in every night. Everything well maintained and clean. Walking to the village is a bit of a slog, but an easy slide back to the chalet. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2011
  • Stayed: Feb 2011
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Nearest Barpub
0.5 Kilometres
5 min walk up to the villiage centre
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
5 min walk up to the villiage centre
Nearest Ski
0.5 Metres
Right outside the door

Dog Sledding, Sleigh rides, Ice Climbing, Snow Tubing, Skating, Cross Country Skiing, Snow Shoeing,


Hiking. one lift stays open to take you to the top of the mountain and you can hike down to the glacier fed (very cold) beautiful lake.

Wine tours and golf are an hour away in the summer months.


Rates & Availability

Kootenay Boundary E Chalet Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Off Season
May 1 2016 - Oct 31 2016
5 night minimum stay
Season Opener
Nov 1 2016 - Dec 15 2016
2 night minimum stay
Christmas/New Years
Dec 16 2016 - Jan 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $75
Refundable damage deposit $751

Rates are subject to change until rental is confirmed.
We do not accept bookings of large groups under 25 years of age.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Kootenay Boundary E Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Resort
  • Ski-In
  • Ski-Out
  • Village
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • master - toilet , tub , shower , master en suite with fireplace and soaker tub
    Bathroom 2 - shower , Second floor. Steam shower
    Bathroom 3 - combination tub/shower , Lower floor tub/shower with glass sliding doors
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • master - 1 king , master retreat in loft. King bed, fireplace, tv, en suite
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , larger of the two main floor bedrooms
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , smaller of the two main floor bedrooms
    Bedroom 4 - 2 queen , 1 bunk bed , Queen size bunk beds on lower floor
    Bedroom 5 - 2 queen , 1 bunk bed , queen size bunk beds on lower floor
    Sofa bed/ crib - 1 baby crib , 1 sleep sofa /futon , One sofa bed. one phil&teds travel crib available
  • The bedrooms are all great for adults (5 beds in total 4 queens and 1 king) or add a couple kids to the top bunks of their parents on the 2 lower floor beds. OR put the kids on the lower floor in the bunk rooms and you have 3 beds on the upper two floors fro the grown ups. Our max is 12 people. (0-2 years not included in these numbers if they use a crib) I have a Phil & Teds travel crib that can be put in the home upon request.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
If you would like the kitchen to be stocked for your arrival, (groceries, organics, liquor) , or have a particular toy, flowers or gifts that you want to be in place for arrival. My Aunts concierge service will do this for you. Please inquire for rates and procedures.

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