Croft Cottage is an idyllic, romantic haven perfect for two. Its secluded location overlooks vineyards and orchards and has spectacular views of the mountains across the valley dappled with sunlight, the cityscape below and the lakes stretching off into the distance. Wake to wild bunnies, birds and deer scampering across the lawn and fall asleep to the quiet of the surrounding countryside. The very private veranda is the perfect spot to enjoy a peaceful morning cup of coffee or to savour a glass of wine as you watch the blazing sunsets fade into the western sky. Inside this cheerful open-plan cottage you'll find a fully equipped kitchen with stainless appliances, bamboo floors, flat screen tv over fireplace, comfy bed, comfy seating, en suite with shower and HE washer and dryer. The interior styling is modern, fresh and simple in this understated luxury self-catering hillside retreat.
Bedroom and Bathroom
Croft Cottage is designed with a high vaulted wood clad ceiling giving a spacious feel to this cozy cottage. The bedroom is open-plan with the sitting area. The bed is made with quality linens and pillows and makes for a restful night's sleep. The en suite bathroom has a shower with an adjustable soothing rain shower to start or end your day and is supplied with fluffy towels, a few toiletries and two spa robes.
Just outside your door there are woodland rambles for explorers of any ability. Step off the veranda with a picnic in hand and head out to enjoy the birds, the wildflowers and impressive valley views. At days end enjoy a romantic candlelit dinner or snuggle up under a blanket on the swinging bench outside to stargaze and enjoy the city's twinkling lights.
The Okanagan Valley is wine country and going on a leisurely excursion to the many world-class wineries located near the Croft is a favourite pastime. Hiking or biking on the KVR trails with spectacular views will get your heart rate up, or try unwinding as you climb the cliffs at the world renowned Skaha Bluffs just down the road from the Croft. There are several golf courses in and around town where golfers can try for that elusive hole-in-one.
It's easy to slip into town from the Croft to the sandy beaches, marinas, coffee bistros and ice cream shops. For an evening out, choose from a variety of excellent restaurants in town serving delicious authentic cuisine, or try some classic, tasty fare served at one of the many local pubs and bistros.
Saturday mornings Farmers' Market rated best in BC provides an eclectic experience with artisans wares, delicious organic fruits, veggies and homemade treats to fill your basket.
Croft Cottage is fully equipped with dishwasher, stove with oven, fridge with bottom freezer, coffee maker, microwave and HE washer/dryer. Some pantry items including basic spices, sugar, olive oil, salt & pepper, along with a little tea and coffee are provided. For those sizzling suppers try the propane BBQ located on the veranda. .
You'll find maps and pamphlets with information about the area to help you plan your day.
There's room outside for bikes, canoe, kayaks, etc. Private parking is available for two vehicles next to the cottage.