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Spacious open plan, kid friendly condo!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Details
Property
condo
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

Description

Canmore Condo Rental Photos and Description

** If wanting a quote for 7 nights or more, please email owner. Instant quote button mistakenly includes cleaning fee **

Located in the charming mountain community of Canmore, this 2 bedroom / 2 bathroom condo is in the perfect location for a mountain vacation and can comfortably sleep 4 - 6 people. (Can fit 4 adults and 4 kids)

This single level corner unit is on the third floor of the Canmore Crossing complex and, despite almost 1300 sq ft of open plan space, it still manages to retain a cosy and comfortable feel. It has underground parking and a storage locker for skis and other toys. You’ll have full use of 2 rooftop hot tubs after a day of skiing or hiking with great views of the Bow Valley (including the 3 Sisters). There is also an indoor hot tub and a fully equipped workout room.

The unit has a master ensuite bedroom with a queen sleigh bed and a great view of Cascade Mountain. The second bedroom has an adjoining bathroom and twin beds (which can be put together to make a king size bed). Both bedrooms have ample closet space. As well as the beds we have a sofa bed that is way more comfortable than the traditional ones that are lumpy and poke springs in your back all night. If even more sleeping space is needed, the condo also has a comfortable double air mattress (with electric pump).

The fully equipped, modern and spacious kitchen is ideal for preparing meals. Quality appliances include dishwasher, microwave, fridge-freezer with icemaker and water filter, stove, coffee machine, toaster & blender The slate floor in the kitchen, entrance way, and both bathrooms have underfloor heating, great for warming the feet during a Canadian winter.

The living room has panoramic views of the entire North-East range of mountains in the Canmore section of the Bow Valley, including Mount Lady Macdonald and Grotto Mountain. Relax on the comfortable leather couches in front of the gas fireplace and take in the vista. One couch is a very comfortable queen sofa-bed (not the old-fashioned hide-a-bed variety) and there is also plenty of room for a double air mattress (also supplied). Cable TV (included Chromecast allows you to stream content directly from your phone or tablet), landline telephone, DVD player (with selection of DVDs) as well as high speed internet are all included.

The balcony has views of the same mountains as the living room, as well as Cascade Mountain to the North West and Mount Rundle to the West - a perfect place for a BBQ.

Upon arrival you'll be provided with supplies including coffee, tea, laundry detergent, dish soap, shampoo, conditioner, etc. If you have small children then you won't need to bring the bulky stuff with you; we run a family-friendly condo and supply a high chair, a bed rail and a playpen. We also keep a National Park Pass at the condo that will give full access to Banff National Park (and any others you may visit, e.g. Jasper National Park).

Our family loves to spend time here (it makes a great base for exploring the surrounding area) and we look forward to welcoming you for your Rocky Mountain vacation at our Canmore mountain condo. If the dates you require are not available please get in contact with us anyway so we can add you to our waiting list in case we get any cancellations.

Minimum stay of 3 nights for Canadian public holidays. Note that if you use the Book It button you will have to pay the damage deposit at the same time as your rental payment. If you would rather defer the payment of the damage deposit until 30 days before check-in, send an enquiry and we will be able to get this set up for you before you pay.

Canmore Business Licence number: NOR-05298

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Tara and Steven Hines
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 27, 2016
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About Tara and Steven Hines

We are a family living in Calgary who love being close to the mountains. We like to ski, hike and generally enjoy all the Rockies have to offer. Before children, we traveled a lot and enjoyed staying in places similar to the one we now offer you.

Tara and Steven Hines purchased this condo in 2012

Why Tara and Steven Hines chose Alberta

We recently bought this property after having visited Canmore numerous times. We are hoping to share our love of the mountains with our daughters and think it will be a great place for family vacations. We hope you will enjoy our home as much as we do.

What makes this condo unique

We really love the location of our condo; it allows you to enjoy the town without needing to use a car. Having the shops so close means you don't have to plan ahead, and you can go out and enjoy an evening meal or night at the pub without having to find a taxi home!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Tara and Steven made our stay at their Canmore condo very comfortable without any worries or concerns. Their condo is situated in the town center where all convenient coffee shops and grocery stores are located, all literally across the street, and it was very easy to find the place with their detailed instructions for keyless entry. Inside of the condo it was very clean and had a cabin-like decor, with artistic bear and elk paintings and beautiful lampshades placed in the living room. The gas-lit fireplace made the living room very warm and cozy, and it was a pleasant experience relaxing on the couches and feeling warm next to the fire. We had excellent WiFi reception to their fast cable internet in all rooms of the condo. Their kitchen is well-stocked with pots and pans, and we didn't really need to buy any additional spices or oils to cook our meals. Their bathroom had everything needed to take a bath/shower, like towels, shampoo, conditioner, body lotion, etc., and their detailed guest book answered all other questions we had about the place. Overall, we highly recommend staying at this place when visiting Banff or Lake Louise, and as the description says, it's a wonderful for families. Their Discovery Pass, which was in the room and available for use, allows entry to all Canadian national parks free of charge, and it was an unexpected surprise and bonus seeing this pass in the room.
Jun 2016
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Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(73 traveler reviews)

Spacious open plan, kid friendly condo!
average rating of 4.8630137 based on 194 reviews
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5

Never disappoints :)

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time staying at this condo! Excellent as before!

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful condo in perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Thanks for the great stay. The condo was beautiful and perfect for our stay. Everything in town is in walking distance and there are so many amazing places to see in the area. We will definitely come back!

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great vacation home, you had a wonderful time there

  • 5 of 5

The place is large and clean, great location (across from Safeway) and easy to find. Instructions are very detailed and very helpful. Beds are comfortable, heat works perfectly. We were pleasantly surprised by many cooking wares and other amenities. The owner even provided Banff park access card which costs $20 daily. Overall this was a great experience and we will come back.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely condo near town center

  • 4 of 5

Tara and Steve's condo was lovely, very clean and nicely equipped for three single women who all wanted our own beds. It was located a short walk from Canmore town center, very handy for dinners. The only downside for us was that it is located on a main street very close to the Safeway parking lot; convenient but a bit loud with the windows open. There was also some confusion when we arrived about the pass codes for parking and building access; the codes change so make sure you check emails to be sure you have the most recent. Tara and Steve were traveling but responded right away and it all worked out fine.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Terri, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review. We are sorry that the noise was a bother to you during your stay. We do outline for our guests in our guest services binder (that we both e-mail out and leave in the unit) that it is best to sleep with the windows closed due to our proximity to the railway and the delivery trucks that at times go in and out of Safeway at night. With the windows closed the noise does not tend to bother guests, with them open the noise can be noticeable. That is also why all rooms are equipped with a fan; in the case of the master bedroom there is also a ceiling fan. With the use of those fans guests tell us that they are comfortable at night and do not need to open the windows. As for the codes, the building code changes once a year and we always e-mail all guests the code if it happens to change before arrival. I am sorry that you did not see the e-mail we sent you and were unable to access the building with ease. For security we also change the door code to the unit after each guest checks out. This is also e-mailed to guests before arrival so we encourage guests to keep that information with them for when they arrive so they can access the condo easily. I am glad we were able to get it all sorted out for you and that you and your friends enjoyed your time at the condo. All thebest, Tara and Steve
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Overall a good option for our group, 2 grandparents, 2 parents and 2 children (7 & 5)

  • 4 of 5

The positives were: a great central location in Canmore with easily accessible secure underground parking, open concept living area, extras like puzzles and games, TV and high speed interenet. The attentiveness of the owners when we had difficulty initially with the entry codes was prompt and much appreciated.

The cons were: it was difficult to get the air flow right and as a result we opened windows and the noise from street/railway at night made for restless sleeping. The IKEA pull out in the living proved to be a hard and uncomfortable sleeping option.

We enjoyed our stay and wouldn't hesitate to recommend this unit to others

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Alan, I am glad to hear you enjoyed your time in Canmore. I am sorry that the noise from outside was a problem for you. We are aware that the building gets hot in the summer, and when the windows are open at night the noise from outside can make for restless sleeping. We have made sure that all rooms have fans and recently installed a ceiling fan in the master bedroom to help keep guests cool at night. We have found this solution to work well and have managed to stay cool without having to open any windows. We have made it clear to guests that being close to the railway it is advisable to sleep with the windows closed and use the fans to stay cool. As for the sofa bed, it is hard to match each guest's bed firmness/softness preferences. We chose that fold-out bed due to its comfort both as a couch and a bed, which is hard to find; they tend to be one or the other. I am sorry you found it uncomfortable. There is also a comfortable air bed available to guests if they prefer something softer. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We value our guest's feedback. Tara and Steve
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Lamsma review 6/5/16 - 6/12/16

  • 5 of 5

We loved this condo. The beds were comfortable, it was well stocked, the kids loved their room and bathroom, and the living room was so open and large. We were able to use this as a home base for our week in Canmore and found the location to be perfect. The washer and dryer were convenient and we really appreciated the park pass -- made good use of that for sure!

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am glad you enjoyed all that the condo has to offer. I am happy to hear it was a good base for your week in Canmore. Thanks! Tara
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Map

Nearest Airport
120 Kilometres
Calgary International Airport (YYC)
Nearest Barpub
250 Metres
The Drake
Nearest Golf
2 Kilometres
Canmore Golf & Curling Club
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
Highway 1 (TransCanada)
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Crazy Weed Kitchen
Nearest Ski
25 Kilometres
Mount Norquay

The town of Canmore is 1 hour West of Calgary and 15 minutes drive from Banff. There are 4 world class ski hills within easy drive as well as the Canmore Nordic Centre for Olympic class cross country skiing.

The condo is close to Canmore’s endless outdoor recreational opportunities, you’ll also be within a few minutes walk of shops, restaurants and bars as well as Canmore’s Main Street. We are very close to supermarkets (Safeway, Sobeys), Starbucks, a medical centre, banks (Scotiabank, RBC, TD Canada Trust), and Shopper's Drug Mart.

Rates & Availability

Canmore Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall II
Oct 17 2016 - Dec 15 2016
2 night minimum stay
$113
From
$135
Fri,Sat
$782
 
 
Christmas / New Year
Dec 16 2016 - Jan 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$248
$1,654
 
 
Winter I
Jan 2 2017 - Feb 2 2017
2 night minimum stay
$98
From
$135
Fri,Sat
$729
 
 
Winter II
Feb 3 2017 - Apr 13 2017
2 night minimum stay
$135
From
$150
Fri,Sat
$910
 
 
Easter Weekend
Apr 14 2017 - Apr 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
$158
 
 
Spring I
Apr 17 2017 - May 18 2017
2 night minimum stay
$102
From
$132
Fri,Sat
$744
 
 
Summer I
May 19 2017 - Jun 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
$165
From
$180
Fri,Sat
$1,068
 
 
Summer II
Jun 29 2017 - Sep 3 2017
2 night minimum stay
$222
From
$244
Fri,Sat
$1,466
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$135
$887
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Charge $75 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $376
Tax Rate 5.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Note that if you stay for a week or more there is NO cleaning charge (this website will incorrectly quote a cleaning fee in these cases - please contact owner for accurate quote).

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Amenities

Canmore Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1288 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Main bathroom - toilet , tub , shower , Accessible from main living area as well as second bedroom
    Ensuite master bathroom - toilet , tub , shower
  • Shampoo, conditioner and body wash provided. Hair dryers in each bathroom. Hair straightener in main bathroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Second Bedroom - 2 twin/ single , Adjoining bathroom, twin beds can be combined to form a King
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Way more comfortable than traditional pull-out sofa beds
    Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Master ensuite bedroom with a queen sleigh bed + great view
  • * Safety rail to make one of the twin beds a toddler bed * Baby Cribs / Playpen available for infants to sleep in
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting

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