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Craftsman Style Mt Baker Home ~ Sweeping Mtn Views, Hot Tub, WIFI, Gated

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type house

Overview

About the property

Bedrooms 4, Bathrooms 4, Sleeps 12, Gated Mt Baker Rim Community, Hot Tub

The Mountain Escape Chalet is the perfect retreat for large gatherings! Custom designed for entertaining, the open, airy and bright floor plan allows plenty of space to spread out. Fully fenced yard, perfect for summer yard games, is at the end of the cul de sac providing privacy and seclusion. Both upstairs and downstairs living spaces have full kitchen and two bathrooms. The kitchen in the upper level is large and open with Maple counter tops, lots of space to cook and entertain. A beautiful dining table and a Large Bar with Bar Stools insures the entire group can gather together.

The bathrooms have Cedar walls and are very Sauna like. Guests enjoy the beautiful Mountain vista as well as high end amenities, such as hot tub, wifi, gas grill, etc. As a bonus, the lower living space is a fully self contained home. It has a separate entrance, kitchen, washer and dryer. The downstairs kitchen has a breakfast nook as well as a dining table. The master suite has a Queen bed and full ensuite bathroom with bathtub. The second room has two comfortable queen beds and ensuite bathroom. Downstairs has a Queen bedroom and a second bedroom with a Queen bed and Twin Bunk beds. Imagine having a separate quiet space to put the kids to bed without everyone being done for the night.

The property is peaceful and private. Nothing beats the Mountain Escape Chalet.

The Cleaning Fee for this house is $175. Ski Season has 3 night minimums.

More Details

Property Manager
Lorimer, Tera
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
January 15, 2018

About Lorimer, Tera

We are a local couple that enjoy getting away to the mountains for much needed R&R. We started our boutique vacation rental company, Luxury Getaways LLC, in 2009 with the intention of being great hosts, having excellent customer service and offering the best homes Mt Baker has to offer. All of our homes are very close to the ski area and are maintained in excellent condition with nothing but relaxing and entertaining in mind. Please feel free to call us if you have any questions. Thank you!

Amenities

Glacier House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Max. adults: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Sauna Style Bath Room - toilet , shower , Sauna Style Bath Room
    Sauna Style Bath Room - toilet , shower , Sauna Style Bath Room
    Sauna Style Bath Room - toilet , shower , Sauna Style Bath Room
    Sauna Style Bath Room - toilet , shower , Sauna Style Bath Room
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , King Bedroom with in Suite Bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen , Queen Bedroom with 2 queen Beds
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Queen Bed in Lower Unit
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed , Queen bed and Twin Bunk Beds
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Leisure Activities:
  • sledding
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

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Craftsman Style Mt Baker Home ~ Sweeping Mtn Views, Hot Tub, WIFI, Gated
average rating of 4.6153846 based on 13 reviews
Kirkland, WA
5

Great Place for a large family/group close to Mt Baker

  • 5 of 5

We spend 4 nights at the house with 3 families totaling 6 adults and 6 kids over Christmas. The house is fabulous and spacious. The kitchen is very well equipped in terms of cooking utensils, pots and pans, etc and easy to work in to prepare meals for the whole gang.

There was plenty of space to have everyone hang out in the upper two floors. As noted in other reviews, the access to the lower section is via an outside staircase. It is not really a hassle but with snow-covered steps does require putting on your shoes. The bunk room is in the lower space and the kids loved it.

The hot tub is fabulous - a newer one with all of the great jets and other features. There are multiple TVs with DVD players connected though we only used the large one in the main living room for the kids.

Since the cell coverage is non-existent in the neighborhood the Wi-Fi was essential. We were able to text and make calls after setting our phones up for Wi-Fi calling.

The location of the house is great - about as close to the mountain as you can get although it is still about a 30-40 min drive. The local pizza place and the general store are only about 1/4 mile away.

  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful house that was perfect for us. It was close to all of the things that we came to see. The one thing that some people might be bothered by was that it was only separated from the highway by a hedge. It didn't bother us. We enjoyed our stay and would come back if we are in the area.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Baker ski weekend

  • 4 of 5

house was great, location is perfect for ski weekend at baker

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Excellent home but one major disappointment

  • 4 of 5

We held our annual family reunion and the home was absolutely perfect. It was large, comfortable and very clean. No complaints. The major disappointment is that after all payments were made and personal travel plans finalized, only then did we receive the community rules which stated we could not use the swimming pool, tennis courts, etc. Knowing what amenities were in the gated community, and having read a previous renter's review about how enjoyable it was to have access to the pool, my grandchildren were particularly excited about swimming. Needless to say we had to improvise new activities during our stay. We should have been informed prior to our booking or it should be noted in the posting that community amenities are not included in the rental price. Apart from that the home was ideal and picking up keys, accessing the property, etc. went smoothly.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice house in a nice neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

Great views and nice accommodations. Would recommend to anyone with a larger group headed to Baker.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Misleading house description

  • 2 of 5

The home was advertised as four bedroom, sleeping 12; however, two bedrooms had to be accessed by going outside (in the rain) to another outside door accessing the ground level basement. The house has been divided into two potential rentals - one per floor. Had we known that there was not an inside access, we would not have chosen this house. While the basement floor had a kitchen, it offered only plastic utensils. There were no amenities in either kitchen such as foil or plastic wrap for food nor storage containers for temporary food storage, left-overs, etc.

The house was clean, well maintained, and the property manager was extremely helpful. However, I would not recommend this property to friends or relatives without a full explanation of the house division.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2016
  • Stayed: February 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Mt. Baker Ski Area
Milano's Pasta Fresca
"Fine Italian Dinner and Wine"
Chair 9 Woodstone Pizza & Bar
Mt. Baker Snowboard Shop
Graham's Restaurant
"All American Food! Live Music on Weekends! Sports on Satellite, Beer and Wine, Burgers, Fi..."
Wake n Bakery
"locally roasted organic coffee, vegetarian pastries, espresso and more! "
Artist Point Lookout, Mt Baker
"Drive to the top of Mt Baker in the summer to Artist Point Lookout. Only open when the snow..."
Glacier Public Service Center - Mt. Baker Ranger District
"Helpful information and maps of the national forest."
Glacier Ski Shop
"All your ski and snowboard gear, maintenance and rentals. Local Owners, good business!"
North Fork Brewery
"Awesome Pizza, including Gluten Free, Home made Root Beer and great local brewery."
Mount Baker Vineyards
"Award Winning Winery, tours and retail store."
Deming Homestead Eagle Park
"A flat gravel path along the meandering river to watch Bald Eagles in their natural Habitat...."
Nooksack Falls
"Beautiful Waterfall on your way up to the ski area"
Milano's Pasta Fresca
"Fine Italian Dinner and Wine"
Graham's Restaurant
"All American Food! Live Music on Weekends! Sports on Satellite, Beer and Wine, Burgers, Fi..."
Silver Lake Park
"Boating, Fishing, Paddle Boarding, New Playground, Swimming Beach, Trails, Boat Launch!"
Rifugio's Country Italian Cuisine
"Great Food made from Scratch. "
Nearest Airport
39 Miles
Bellingham International Airport (BLI)
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Chair 9
Nearest Ferry
42 Miles
San Juan Cruises
Nearest Golf
32 Miles
Shuksan Golf Course
Nearest Train
42 Miles
Amtrak Station (Harris Street/Bellingham Station)
Nearest Motorway
35 Miles
Interstate 5 at Sunset Drive
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Milanos
Nearest Ski
18 Miles
Mt Baker Ski Area (National Forest Driveway)
Nearest Beach
51 Miles
Birch Bay State Park
Other Activities:

Silver Lake Park

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