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Cozy 3BDRM log home on working farm

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type farmhouse

Overview


Details
Property
farmhouse
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1

Description

Fraser-Fort George F Farmhouse Rental Photos and Description

The Space

This 20 year old log house is located in a secluded setting among poplar, birch and spruce trees just 30 minutes (40km) from Prince George on Hwy 97S. It has an unlimited supply of excellent drinking water from its own well. There is electric heat as well as a wood heater on the main floor. The kitchen is well-equipped with microwave and full stove, coffee maker and dishes. Bedding and towels are provided.

Interaction with Guests

Guests are expected to be completely independent. Nevertheless we are always available to meet needs and provide assistance. There is no landline phone in the house but there is cell service. There is satellite wireless internet.

The Neighbourhood

Personal transportation is a necessity for this accommodation. While in the area visit Barkerville Historic Town, Cottonwood House, Wells, Bowron Lake Provincial Park, the city of Quesnel, Historic Huble Homestead in Prince George, UNBC, Exploration Place museum, Ancient Forest Provincial Park, 10 Mile Lake, and much more. There is an endless amount of wilderness to explore - hiking, canoeing, skiing, fishing, and snowmobiling.

Getting around

We are 4.5 hours from Jasper and 9 hours from Vancouver, Edmonton and Calgary. We are two hours from the Bowron Lakes Canoe Route wilderness paddle.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Karen Kellett
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 8, 2016

About Karen Kellett

We have been raising beef cattle and commercial vegetables for over 40 years and have had a U-Pick berry orchard for 12 years. We live in a log house on the banks of the Fraser River just 200m from our rental home.

What makes this farmhouse unique

In summer, there is an abundance of fresh produce and berries to share with our guests from our own gardens and over 1100 acres of fields, forests and river shore to walk and explore. In spring and fall, migrating flocks of geese, ducks, swans and Sandhill cranes fill the skies and fields. In winter, snowshoeing and cross country skiing on ungroomed trails will keep you fit. We are only a few kms. from extensive snowmobile trails.

Reviews

4.5/5 -
(4 traveler reviews)

Cozy 3BDRM log home on working farm
average rating of 4.5 based on 4 reviews
5

Rustic, unique, hospitable

  • 5 of 5

We stay at the cabin for 3 nights and enjoyed it thoroughly. Cabin is clean, well equipped, very secluded and feel like home. Owners are extremely friendly and helpful. We even got a privilege to tour their garden, pick-your-own farm and even a secret swimming spot on Frazier river just steps from the farm.

We had just enough time to visit Barkerville (of all ghost towns we had ever visited this one is loveliest and most authentic), old grown cedar grove (about one hour east of Prince George, highly recommend it) and got a refreshing swim in couple of lakes and rivers nearby.

I would certainly give the property five stars.

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Fall family getaway

  • 5 of 5

My husband, two young boys, and I spent 4 days here and loved it! The cabin was very cozy. The woodstove warmed it well at night, the farm was beautiful to walk around, and there were sandhill cranes, black bears, and coyotes. Lots to explore in the area- we spent a few days in Prince George and went to Barkerville one day. The owner recommended a Persian restaurant which was fabulous!! Lovely place.

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing & Peacful!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I loved how the cabin was completely private. Clean, well-equipped kitchen/bathroom. The walk to the river was fabulous! We have plans of returning by ourselves and/or with friends. Would be useful to have an outdoor eating option/area, but not necessary. All-in-all, an excellent place to get away to nature!

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Definitely expect an outdoor table when you return!
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3

Great Remote get a way

  • 3 of 5

When looking for an out-of the way place to stay, this is it. You will have a Really Quiet stay while you are here. The nearby train can't be heard through the 12" thick log cabin walls. No TV or neighbors to interrupt your peaceful time either. Very rustic and unique log cabin.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Quesnel
"Pretty town at the confluence of the Fraser and Quesnel Rivers - just 50 minutes away. Also ..."
Prince George
"Our nearest business and shopping centre with everything to meet your needs - only 30 minute..."
The Exploration Place
"Local history and children's museum located in a park next to the Fraser River in Prince Geo..."
University Of Northern British Columbia
"Visit this young university in its dramatic setting on a hill overlooking Prince George. On ..."
Wells
"Be sure to stop in to see the many art galleries and historic buildings, only 6 km before re..."
Barkerville Historic Town
"www.barkerville.ca"
Bear's Paw Cafe
"Great atmosphere, great food!"
Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Prince George
Nearest Barpub
20 Kilometres
Hixon
Nearest Ferry
800 Kilometres
Horseshoe Bay
Nearest Golf
40 Kilometres
Prince George
Nearest Train
40 Kilometres
Prince George
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Hwy 97S
Nearest Restaurant
20 Kilometres
Hixon
Nearest Ski
60 Kilometres
Tabor Mtn or Troll Mtn
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
On Fraser River
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Fraser-Fort George F Farmhouse Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
CAD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
$83
$490
$1,055
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $8 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $30
Refundable damage deposit $75

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Fraser-Fort George F Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Bathroom is on main floor.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single
  • All bedrooms are on upper floor.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling

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