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Bird's Eye View Cabin

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 440 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom Sleeps 2

Quaint rustic log cabin with amazing lake views, privacy and character. 5 minutes to the beach. Hidden gem location. Separate 1 room cabin with private bathroom. King sized bed, private patio, full sized appliances, wireless internet, TV & Netflix.

Cozy 440 sq ft private cabin with full amenities including wireless internet connection, Telus Optic television and Netflix service. Parking is next to your door. RV/boat parking is on the street. We live at the end of a dead end street. Full, private access to your cabin during your stay including private patio & barbeque. Enjoy yourself!

We live in an adjacent house (approx 20' away) but we have separate decks, patio and access. We have 3 pets (2 dogs and 1 cat) who are all very social but are separated from the cabin by a fenced yard.... well maybe not the cat!! We'll be there if you need us but we'll leave you to your space.

We are sorry but we cannot allow pets in the cabin. We find it is much too stressful on our animals.

No smoking on the property.

We live approximately 200' above the water with a panoramic view of Okanagan Lake looking North toward Kelowna (but we can't see it). It is a quiet family neighbourhood and we have one immediate neighbour, with no direct view into the suite. The location is well suited to people seeking privacy and some solitude.

By car we are 4 minutes to the main street in Summerland, 15-20 mins to Penticton and 3-4 minutes to the beach/boat launch. The beach/boat launch/kids water park is about a 20 minute walk downhill. There are many great areas to walk and of course all the wonderful features Summerland has to offer are all only minutes away.

More Details

Owner
Jim & Patricia McKillop
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 7, 2017

About Jim & Patricia McKillop

We are a working couple who moved to Summerland in 2014 from nearby Vernon. We lived full time in this cabin for 14 months and loved it.

This is a unique family property and we feel fortunate to currently own and care for it. It has been in our family for 50 years and we fully expect it to remain so forever. No one, who has ever been here, has not wanted to return. There is a peace and tranquility that comes over most people who visit and we sincerely hope that transfers to our guests.

We love Summerland and are eager to share its beauty with our guests. We are quite private and feel strongly that our guests also deserve privacy, so you may see or hear us (and we will always be available if you need us), otherwise we will give you your space.

Our work schedules have somewhat flexible hours so we tend to come and go during the days.

We don't travel much but we go see our children from time to time. The family tends to come to us and it can be quite busy when they do.

We hope you enjoy your stay with us at "Bird's Eye View"

Jim & Patricia McKillop purchased this cabin in 1965

Amenities

Summerland Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 440 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 3 piece bathroom with stand up shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • One room cabin with King bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • library
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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average rating of 4.826087 based on 23 reviews
5

Quaint and Cozy!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at The Birds Eye View!

The cabin was perfect, the view is stunning, and the hosts are so gracious!

Thank you very much for a most enjoyable week!

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Chris & Wendy were wonderful guests. They seems to really enjoy their stay and it was lovely to meet them. Thanks for coming.
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4

Cozy and well equipped

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I stayed at the cabin for three nights. Unfortunately the weather was not great so we weren't able to take advantage of the lovely private outdoor space. Thankfully we could look out at the beautiful view from inside where it was warm and cozy. The king size bed was comfy and the kitchen was very well equipped. The added touches were appreciated, especially the lovely bars of soap in the bathroom, the coffee beans, the bottle of red wine and the snacks.

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Would come back over and over again

  • 5 of 5

Love this place. Owners are amazing and super nice people. I would/will come back again and again .

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Little Piece of Heaven

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was everything we hoped for and more. The hosts are so friendly and helpful and provide all the little niceties plus a very welcome bottle of wine on your arrival. The view is breathtaking!

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Birds's Eye

  • 5 of 5

We've never had a more relaxing vacation than we did here in Summerland the last 2 weeks, the hosts were fantastic and the animals as well, Lacey and Eva, the cabin was outstanding very comfortable and the bed was awesome as well not hard like concrete nice and comfortable.

Thanks a million for a great 2 weeks and we hope to see you next summer.

Dana & Deb Haywood

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing property & view !!!

  • 5 of 5

10/10 experience. We instantly regretted not booking more days. Amazing view and lot/owners. Would definitely like to be a repeat customer ASAP.

  • Submitted: May 27, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Local Lounge & Grille - Summerland
Kettle Valley Rail Trail
Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Penticton
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Local Lounge
Nearest Golf
12 Kilometres
Summerland Golf & Country Club
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Hwy 97
Nearest Ski
50 Kilometres
Apex Mountain
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Peach Orchard
Car: recommended

Bottleneck Drive Wine tours in Summerland

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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