Welcome to our Vacation Rental!
...to The Timbers! Just steps from the gondola and Happy Valley recreation area, we offer a luxurious setting for a memorable vacation. The amenities in our well-appointed home & building are distinctive. 5 star ski in/ski out - our home is perfect for memorable family vacations.
Check out our sister unit located right next door at http://www.alluradirect.com/2107. Book BOTH units and receive a 15% discount!!!
- Third Floor location, Sleeps 8 in 4 sleeping areas
- 2 Full baths, master ensuite complete with steam shower
- Private 8 person hot tub on the deck
- Harmon Kardon stereo with speakers throughout, including hot tub area, with separate volume controls
- Free Wireless high speed internet
- Fully appointed gourmet kitchen
- 4 TV's & DVD players, CD player, HDTV with Movies on Demand
- Bose Surround sound unit in living room
- Radiant heated Hardwood floors
Free, heated secure parking for 2 vehicles
- Fitness room with elliptical cycle, recumbent bike, running machine and TV
- Games room with table tennis, pool table, and more.
- Elevator from main level ski entrance and parking level to your suite door
- Ski storage room with 2 private locker
- True ski in ski out access from the door
- A quick ride up the gondola takes you to the village center
- Premium location, just steps to Happy Valley. Enjoy a hot chocolate or drink in the cafeteria, lounge or restaurant in the Lodge.
Questions? Click the 'E-Mail Us' link at the top to send us an e-mail - we'll reply within 24-48 hours. Or call a representative at Vacation Services, our local "In Resort" specialists.
Local & Worldwide: 250 862 3437
Toll Free (Can & USA): 1 877 717 3437
Thank you for considering our home!
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Rates are quoted in Canadian $ per night.and are subject to change without notice.
|Applicable Taxes||GST of 5% applies
(taxes not included in the rates below)
|Rates Calculation||Minimum night stay requirements are based on your arrival season only.
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|Season||Start Date||End Date||# of Nights||Rate/nt||Comments|
|Spring Value||Mar 22, 2015||Apr 12, 2015||
|Summer/Fall||Apr 13, 2015||Nov 26, 2015||
|Off Season, the ski resort is closed. Hot Tub is not available.|
|Policy||Amount Required||Due Date||Payment Accepted|
|Reservation Deposit||25.00% of total||Due at time of booking||Online CreditCard via this website|
|Balance of Payment||Full remainder||45 days prior to arrival|
|Damage Deposit||$1,000.00||Charged up to this maximum after departure if property is damaged, requires excessive cleaning, or if items are missing|
|Less than 45 days prior to arrival||Full payment||At time of booking|
Located on the third floor in the 18 suite Timbers complex, our single level home features a spacious entry, open kitchen, dining and living room area offering elegant comfort. Covered deck with private hot tub & BBQ accessed from living room. Master Bedroom has a king-size bed with full ensuite bathroom including steam shower. Bedroom #2 has a double and a twin-size beds. Bedroom #3 offers a comfortable queen bed and Living Room has a comfortable sofa bed to accommodate another 2 people. Access to main area bathroom from bedroom #2 or the dining room. In-suite laundry facilities located off foyer.
Sleeping Areas & Beds
Superior quality bedding, 40" Plasma TV with DVD player & audio system. The spacious ensuite with steam shower enhances this sleeping area.
|Room Type||Private Bedroom (Has a door & windows)|
|Has Ensuite Bathroom||Yes|
This large second bedroom has one double and one single bed with upscale bedding, 32" LCD TV with Blue Ray DVD player and a village/mountain side view.
|Room Type||Private Bedroom (Has a door & windows)|
|Beds||1 Double, 1 Single|
|Has Ensuite Bathroom||Yes|
Third bedroom has a Queen bed, 32" LCD TV with DVD player and a village/mountain side view.
|Room Type||Private Bedroom (Has a door & windows)|
The queen sofa bed sleeps an additional 2 people.
|Room Type||Common Area (A living area with a temporary bed)|
|Beds||1 Queen Sofa Bed|
Four piece bathroom located off dining area and also accessed from second bedroom, has top quality bath linens, heated floors and soaker tub.
|Is Ensuite Bathroom||Yes|
|Includes||Basic Supplies, Hairdryer, Heated Floors, Shampoo, Shower, Soaker Tub, Soap, Vanity|
Master Bedroom ensuite with steam shower and large vanity.
|Is Ensuite Bathroom||No|
|Includes||Basic Supplies, Hairdryer, Heated Floors, Shampoo, Shower, Soap, Steam Shower, Vanity|
Fabulous gourmet kitchen. From the polished concrete counter tops to the stainless steel appliances, gas grill on the stove top and premium quality kitchen wares, this upscale kitchen has everything you need for holiday meal enjoyment. Breakfast bar with seating for 3. Supplies and amenities include:
|Aluminum Foil||provided, plastic wrap too!|
|Cooking/Eating Utensils||Place setting for 12|
|Dish Soap||Dishwasher & Liquid soap provided as well as cleaning supplies.|
|Electric Mixer||Hand Held|
|Fridge||Side By Side large capacity with water and ice dispenser.|
|Garbage Bags||Yes, as well as recycling bags.|
|Napkins||Yes, as well as paper towel|
|Oven||Conventional/Convection wall oven|
|Stove||Countertop Gas/propane Range and grill|
A wall of windows brings the spectacular scenery of the Monashee mountains right into the room. High quality furnishings, gas fireplace, Harmon Kardon stereo with CD player, 50" Plasma TV with HDTV, PlayStation 2 , and Closed-Circuit TV to the games room. Bose DVD and surround sound stereo system as well. Seating for 6.
Situated between the kitchen and sleeping areas, the dining room features a beautiful. large solid wood dining table with 8 decorative chairs. Plenty of room providing for great dining, conversation, and games. Fun and comfort for everyone!
From the elegant and modern décor to the quality finishing, The Timbers amenities and special features are unparalleled. Our home has a few special entertainment system upgrades. First the Harmon Kardon stereo sound system with volume controlled speakers throughout the house. Secondly, the 50" Plasma TV with surround sound, 42" Plasma TV in the Master bedroom and 20" LCD TVs in second and third bedroom. All bedrooms are equipped with DVD players. Unlike most of the other suites in the building, we offer the extra convenience of 2 assigned parking stalls and 2 secure ski lockers.
Unlike other homes in the building, our extensive entertainment system adds to the enjoyment of your stay. We've added a Harmon Kardon stereo system with CD player and individually controlled speakers in each room including the hot tub area. There is a 50" Plasma TV with HDTV, Movies on Demand and surround sound in the living room, and TV's, DVD player in all bedrooms (40" Plasma TV in the Master Bedroom).
|Baby/Infant Equipment||Rental available from The Tiny Tourist Baby Equipment Rentals www.thetinytourist.ca|
|Basic Food Staples||salt & pepper and assorted spices|
|BBQ||Located on private deck|
|Check-In Assistance||24hr Emergency helpline available|
|Coded Access||Garage and unit entry doors. Telephone intercom access for building entry doors.|
|Complimentary Housekeeping||Before arrival and after departure. Linen change provided every 8th day for bookings of 10 days or longer. Additional housekeeping available upon request and for a fee.|
|Deck||Private deck with hot tub & BBQ.|
|DVD Player||Bose DVD and surround sound system in living room. DVD player in each bedroom.|
|Fireplace||Natural Gas fireplace in living room.|
|Fresh Linens||One set of Towels and bed linens per guest are supplied.|
|Games||PS2 Games console, board games and of course games room with video link to apartment|
|Hairdryer||Supplied in each bathroom.|
|Hot Tub - Private||Private 8 person tub located on deck.|
|Internet Access - Wireless Internet||Free Secure wireless connection in suite.|
|iPod or mp3 Connectivity||Yes|
|Iron and Ironing Board||Supplied|
|Laundry Facilities - Free||In suite with complimentary supplies|
|Parking - Free Guest Spots||Lower level heated car park. 2 tandem stalls per suite. Additional Guest parking available in Happy Valley parking lot.|
|Parking - Free Private Parking||Lower level heated car park. 2 tandem stalls per suite|
|Resort Information||Included at check in & guest directory located in unit|
|Safety Equipment||Smoke detector, Fire extinguisher,over head sprinkler system and big life safety system.|
|Secure Ski and Bike Storage||2 Secure lockers located on lower level|
|Steam Room||Steam shower in Master ensuite.|
|Stereo||Harmon Kardon stereo system in living room and throughout home, including the deck, with separate speaker controls for each room.|
|Telephone||Unlimited local calls.|
|TV-Digital or HDTV||HDTV with over 90 channels as well as Movies, Sports and more on Demand!|
|Video Game Connectivity||Yes|
|Wheel Chair Accessible||Single level home with elevator access|
|Fitness Facilities||elliptical cycle, recumbant bike & running machine, multi gym and cable TV. Guest have exclusive use.|
|Games/Rec Room||TV, table tennis, pool table, shuffle board and air hockey. Exclusive guest use.|
|Secure Reserved Parking||Lower level heated car park for 2 vehicles.|
|Secure Ski and Bike Storage||Secure coded access ski locker/boot room,2 ski lockers, benches, ski maintenance area.|
From lift tickets to equipment rentals, mountain orientations to events and activities, Big White's knowledgeable and friendly staff are at your service.
Discount Lift Tickets are available at various Kelowna Retail Locations including:
Sport Check at 2271 Harvey Ave. Phone: (250) 860-7669. Store Hours: Mon, Tues & Sat: 9:30am-5:30pm, Wed - Fri: 9:30am-9:00pm, Sun: 11:00am-5:00pm
Transportation Services to the Resort: There are various shuttle and taxi services offering transport to and from the mountain. The Kelowna Airport website has information regarding transportation www.kelownaairport.com/kelowna-transportation.htm
Grocery Services and Infant Furniture: Vacation Food Service offers online grocery shopping and delivery service to Big White. Pre-order your groceries online through www.vacationfoods.com and have them delivered before you arrive. Baby Cribs and High Chairs are available for rental from The Tiny Tourist Baby Equipment Rentals - www.thetinytourist.ca
The Team at Vacation Services is available to assist you with any problem or question you may encounter with respect to our home. They also provide...
|24 HR In-Resort Emergency Help||24hr Emergency helpline available throughout your stay|
|Emergency Check-In Service||24hr Emergency helpline available|
Location & Map
We are situated in a perfect location for access to ALL resort amenities. Just steps to the Happy Valley Adventure Area and Lodge, the huge outdoor skating area, tube runs and x-country ski trails. A 5-minute ride up the Gondola will take you to the village centre, lifts, restaurants & shopping and Kids Centre. Ski in at day's end over the Skiers Bridge or down Gondola Way.
Access Time to Lifts
|Ski in Ski out|
|Free transport to village & lifts|
Access Time to Shops & Restaurants
|Less than 5 minutes walk|
|Free transport to village & lifts|
|Less than 5 minutes drive|
Access Time to Grocery Stores
|Free transport to village & lifts|
|Less than 5 minutes drive|
|Greater than 10 minutes walk|
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PLEASE REVIEW OUR POLICIES CAREFULLY, particularly our cancellation policy. These policies are strictly enforced. Failure to meet them prior to your arrival or during your stay will result in either cancellation or eviction. Minimum age for guests is 25, unless accompanying parents/guardians. We do not require a deposit in advance for damages. By booking with us you agree to pay charges up to $1000.00 for damage, missing items or excessive cleaning.
Suitability & Eligibility Policies
|Adults - Min Age to Stay: 25||25 years old. Unless accompanied by parent/guardian.|
|Babies, Kids & Teens||We welcome kids and families.|
|Celebrations & Special Events||We welcome special events. Please contact us for details.|
|No Smoking Inside - Smoking Outside Permitted||Absolutely no smoking allowed inside.Smoking outside is permitted.|
|Non-Smokers Only||Absolutely no smoking allowed inside.Smoking outside is permitted.|
|People with Restricted Mobility||Property access and interior are suitable for persons of restricted mobility. Feel free to contact us for details.|
|Seniors||We welcome seniors.|
|Travel Reseller Bookings - no Referral Fee offered||We accept travel reseller bookings but do not offer referral fees.|
|Young Adult Groups 17-24 With Accompanying Age-Eligible Adult(s)||We welcome young adults age 17-24 only when accompanied by adults who meet our minimum age requirement.|
|Not Suitable For:|
|Graduation & Stag/Stagette Parties||Not permitted.|
|Pets||NOT PERMITTED. STRICTLY ENFORCED|
|Smoking Inside Permitted||No smoking is allowed inside our property.|
|Subleased Tenants||Subleasing to other tenants not permitted.|
|Travel Reseller Bookings - Referral Fee offered||We do not offer referral fees for travel reseller bookings.|
|Young Adult Only Groups 17-24||Young adult only groups age 17-24 are NOT permitted.|
Reservation & Cancellation Policies
|Arrival Days||There are currently no restrictions regarding the day of guest arrival.|
|Cancellations Made by Guests||All payments are non-refundable. If we can replace your booking, we will refund your money. Refunds will be adjusted for any payment processing expenses.|
|Courtesy Hold Reservations||We can not hold reservation without payment. Please click RESERVE NOW.|
|Delayed Arrivals||Sorry, No refunds.|
|Delivery of Instructions and Access Information||Sent by email upon making balance of payment. Includes directions and access codes|
|Guest Account Termination||The Owner or their Contact reserve the right to request permanent Guest account inactivation from this web sites technical administrators in the event of one or more of the following Guest actions: intentional property policy violation causing material damage or fines, Guest misrepresentation and/or fraud, intentionally defacing or damaging public or private property, breaking laws and bylaws, theft, public indecency, harassment, causing bodily or emotional harm & disturbing the peace after repetitive warnings. Guests will be notified by email of account termination. Guests may choose to appeal their account termination. Guests may be given the chance to reconcile with the Owner as a condition of preserving or reversing their account status. Account termination prevents the Guest from booking this or any other property that uses the same web site|
|Guest Stay Contract||We do not require a signed Guest stay contract. When you book online, you are agreeing to our terms and conditions.|
|Ineligible Guests: 24 Hour Reservation Reversal||The Owner or their Contact reserves the right to cancel reservations made by, and refuse business to: Guests who do not meet the policies published in this property's Policies Table at the time of booking and past Guests known to have : intentionally violated rental property policies, damaged and/or defaced rental properties through intentionally destructive and/or negligent behavior, engaged in theft, broken local bylaws and laws, committed fraud or who misrepresented themselves, and Guests who have caused bodily or emotional harm to any third parties. Reservations may be cancelled up to a maximum of 48 hours from the time the ineligible Guest made the booking. Guests will be issued a refund by personal cheque. Refunds will be adjusted for any payment processing expenses|
|Late Reservation Payments||Failure to pay by due dates will result in automatic cancellation. Guests can re-book dates if they are still available; deposit will not be recharged.|
|Privacy||The Owner, their booking Contact and this web sites technical administrators agree to not sell, refer, rent or divulge to any third parties the names or personal information of their Guests without prior written consent from the Guests, except under force of law, or for law enforcement purposes relating to policy and property violation. The Owner and their booking Contact also agree to not use Guest personal information for any reason other than its original intended purpose without written consent from the Guests. Guests agree to not sell, refer, rent or divulge to any third parties the names or personal information of the Owner or their booking Contact without prior written consent from the Owner and/or Contact, except under force of law or for law enforcement purposes. Guests also agree to not use Owner or Contact personal information for any reason other than its original intended purpose without written consent from the Owners and their Contact.|
|Reservation Changes||Your reservation can be changed if it is in compliance with our cancellation policy. Please note that your deposit for your revised reservation is calculated on your original reservation amount.|
Guest Stay Policies
|Check-In Time||4:00 pm (or later). STRICTLY ENFORCED|
|Check-Out Time||10:00 am (or earlier). STRICTLY ENFORCED|
|Complaints Concerning Property||Report all property complaints or obvious damage caused by previous Guests to us immediately, by phone and by email as they become evident. Serious problems should be reported with supporting photographs. We will make our best efforts to rectify problems within 24 hours of notification. Failure to notify us of property-related problems while in the property and as they become evident, will forfeit any rights or claims against us regarding property condition after your departure.|
|Excessive Cleaning Costs||Standard departure cleaning is complimentary. Cleaning associated with defacing the property, or above the standard fees is considered property damage.|
|Excessive Noise||Complaints of excessive noise will result in eviction without refund!. Please be considerate of your neighbours|
|Garbage Removal||Guests are responsible for garbage removal at the time of departure. Waste disposal & Recycling containers are located on site in the parking garage.|
|Housekeeping||Cleaning after departure is included; in addition, guests staying 10 nights or more receive a complimentary change of towels and bed linens every 8th day. Additional housekeeping can be arranged for a fee|
|Internet Availability & Usage||Internet service is provided by a third party. We cannot be held responsible if there is a lack of or quality of service at any time.|
|Liability||We are not responsible for any bodily harm to guests or guests of guests while they are on our property or at any location in Big White Ski Resort.|
|Maintenance Emergencies||In resort support provided. Complete emergency contacts provided for booked guests.|
|Maximum Sleeping Capacity||8 people. Additional persons will result in immediate eviction|
|Missing Items||Guests authorize credit card charge for replacement of missing items.|
|Noise Restrictions||Quiet time is 11:00pm to 7:00am. Guests may be evicted subsequent to noise complaints and will be charged for any damages resulting form the noise complaints. The outdoor hot tub area may be used after 11:00pm, but please engage only in quiet conversation after 11:00pm out of respect for our neighbouring guests.|
|Policy Updates||Policies are subject to change without notice, however guests will be notified via e-mail of changes prior to their arrival.|
|Property Damage||Guest assumes all financial responsibility for property damage incurred by tenants or guests & authorizes up to a $1,000.00 CAD charge on their card upon departure in the event of property damage. By accepting our guest stay contract with online payment you agree to pay us for all damages that you incur. Damage includes, but is not restricted to: noise complaints, common or private property damage, excessive cleaning charges, lost or broken or missing common or private property items, smoking inside the property, pets inside the property and all charges relating to security company or police involvement regarding property occupant's behaviour while in the property or on common premises.|
|Rental Accommodation Zoning||This property is legally zoned for either short term, or long term, rental accommodation use.|
|Resort Information||Provided at time of arrival and/or visit www.bigwhite.com. Additional information provided in Guest Services Book in unit.|
|Ski & Snowboard Gear Storage||Secure equipment storage is available in the ski locker. Please do not bring equipment into the suite.|
|Terms of Eviction||The following conditions and circumstances will result in eviction from our property: smoking, excessive noise, pets, more overnight guests than permitted by owner. You will be evicted for excessive noise, common and private property damage, disturbing the peace.|
|Reservation Guarantee||If a situation arises that is out of our control, we will find you another suitable arrangement. If we fail to successfully relocate you, you will receive a full refund. Travel insurance is recommended to protect yourself against any unexpected events involving your lodging, flights or vacation-related products.|
|Snow Guarantee||Sorry, no guarantees.|
|Fill up your gas tank before you get to Big White||And windsheild wiper fluid too!|
A great place
David from Carrot River, Canada
Date: Mar-18-2015 for a stay in Mar 2015
This was an excellent condo to stay in. The ski in / ski out works better here than most places - out the door and down to the gondola which goes to the village and central lifts, quick and easy. Equally as easy coming back in. The electronic keypads on almost every door worked really well, except a key was needed to access the building when skiing back in. Ski lockers were great, except some kind of drainage is needed, as your equipment sits in the water from the melted snow in the bottom of the lockers.
The condo itself was quite exceptional. The photos and description on the website were very accurate. It is large, well appointed and quite comfortable. The kitchen, although very nice, lacks counter space and just space in general for more than one person to work in, but not a major issue. The middle bedroom has been converted from the den, so there is no closet. And more pegs or hooks in the entrance to hank ski clothes would be an improvement. Again, not a major issue.
The bathrooms, although very nice, are quite dark and almost gloomy - a little difficult shaving. The dining area is also quite dim - nice for intimate dining but difficult for playing cards or games. They talk about the built in sound system, but it is locked up and not accessible. We had three couples and a toddler, and there was more than enough room and dishes and cookware and everything we needed.
There was a minor issue with the fridge, and the management company responded promptly. There were a few additional very minor issues, which the management company has passed on to the owners, and I am sure they will be corrected before the next renter arrives. The BBQ and hot tub were great.
Generally speaking, an excellent rental, well priced and good value for the money.View Full Review Owner Has Responded
Brenda from Bellevue, United States
Date: Feb-26-2015 for a stay in Feb 2014
Love this place! Very roomyView Full Review
Heather from Issaquah, United States
Date: Feb-25-2015 for a stay in Feb 2015
We had an excellent stay in this unit! We love the location and the unit was perfect for our family of 5. Plenty of space, great amenities, and friendly and helpful management services. Highly recommend!View Full Review
Could not fault this property
Kylie from Shelly Beach, Australia
Date: Jan-20-2015 for a stay in Jan 2015
Excellent unit, great position, everything you could wish for in the unit !View Full Review
Fantastic family vacation location!
A FlipKey verified reviewer from Fort Saskatchewan
We had a fantastic time with our family at this rental. It is in the perfect location with easy ski in/ski out access, and the games room downstairs was a hit with the kids. The steep slope getting out of the parking garage with our rental van was a challenge though due to ice.
A relaxing holiday
A FlipKey verified reviewer from Sydney Australia
I would have liked more light in the ensuite. The lighting is very dim and hard to see. Just even higher voltage light globes might be what is needed