Welcome to our Vacation Rental! 2 Reviews
The Raven is spectacularly located just minutes to the ski runs and all the amenities & fun at Happy Valley. Distinct European design with handsome furnishings and state of the art kitchen creates the perfect setting for your next vacation!
Features and amenities of our THIRD floor home include:
* PET FRIENDLY!
* Private INDOOR POOL & FITNESS FACILITY
* Ski-in (5 Star) and Ski-out (3 star) access
* Private deck with Hot tub and BBQ
* Free High Speed Wireless Internet access
* 42" plasma TV, DVD Player, Cable TV, Wii game station
* Gourmet Kitchen with granite counter tops & stainless steel appliances
* Secure, heated parking for 2 vehicles
* Steam Shower
* Geo-thermal heating
* Elevator access in building
* 2 secure ski lockers
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Local & Worldwide: 1 250 862 3437
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Exquisite dining set, wonderful surroundings for the perfect meal.
Your very own Hot Tub on private deck
Beautiful well equipped kitchen with everything you'll need...and more!
Queen bed in Master Bedroom. En suite bathroom with shower and tub.
Second bedroom with queen bed.
The den has a single over single bunk bed. Great spot for the kids!
Master bedroom en suite bathroom with shower and tub.
Small swimming pool located on the main floor of the building. Exclusive use for building guests.
Fitness room located on main floor of the building. Treadmill, weights and a bike, showers and change rooms for exclusive use of building guests.
The Raven is a 4 story, 35 suite condo complex located in the Happy Valley area of Big White.
The Raven is located in the Happy Valley area of Big White Ski Resort.
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Rates are quoted in Canadian dollars 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|
|First Tracks||Nov 24, 2016||Dec 15, 2016||
|Christmas||Dec 16, 2016||Dec 26, 2016||
|New Year||Dec 27, 2016||Jan 2, 2017||
|Winter Value||Jan 3, 2017||Feb 2, 2017||
|Regular Season||Feb 3, 2017||Mar 25, 2017||
|Spring Value||Mar 26, 2017||Apr 8, 2017||
|Summer/Fall||Apr 9, 2017||Nov 22, 2017||
|Off season, the ski resort is closed. Hot Tub and Swimming pool are not available|
|First Tracks||Nov 23, 2017||Dec 14, 2017||
|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|
Spacious 1047 square foot condo located on the THIRD floor with a South Eastern exposure, facing the mountains. Entrance foyer with large closet carries through to the open concept kitchen, dining and living area. On the left side of the foyer are the bedrooms. The Bunkroom, Queen room and Master bedroom with ensuite. The main bathroom is on the right side of the foyer behind the kitchen. Private deck with Hot tub and BBQ is off the living room and over looks the Monashee mountains. There are 2 secure parking spots as well as 2 ski lockers for guest use.
View the floor plan in our Photo Gallery
Sleeping Areas & Beds
Queen size bed in beautiful and spacious room. Ensuite bathroom with heated flooring. Windows facing toward the mountains.
|Room Type||Private Bedroom (Has a door & windows)|
|Has Ensuite Bathroom||Yes|
The Queen Room
Queen Size bed, warm floors with lovely decor and furnishings.
|Room Type||Private Bedroom (Has a door & windows)|
The Bunk Room
Single bed bunks in this cozy Den!
|Room Type||Private Den (Has a door, no windows)|
|Beds||1 Single Bunk|
Watch late night movies in front of the fire while under the covers!
|Room Type||Common Area (A living area with a temporary bed)|
|Beds||1 Double Sofa Bed|
Main bathroom located just off hallway. Beautiful Euro-influenced with glass and tile steam shower.
|Is Ensuite Bathroom||No|
|Includes||Basic Supplies, Hairdryer, Heated Floors, Shampoo, Soap, Steam Shower, Vanity|
Beautifully designed Master ensuite with Bath tub and shower over the bath.
|Is Ensuite Bathroom||Yes|
|Includes||Basic Supplies, Bath, Hairdryer, Heated Floors, Shampoo, Shower, Soap, Vanity|
An impressive Gourmet kitchen with granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances. This kitchen is well equipped for enthusiastic cooks, with everything you're likely to have at home and possibly more!
|Aluminum Foil||provided, plastic wrap too!|
|Basic Food Staples||Spice rack including Salt & Pepper|
|Blender||Yes - Brushed Steel with Ice Crusher|
|Cooking/Eating Utensils||Yes - Everything you'll need|
|Dish Soap||Dishwasher & Liquid soap provided as well as cleaning supplies.|
|Garbage Bags||Yes, as well as recycling bags.|
|Heated Floors||Yes - Geothermal|
|Napkins||Yes, and paper towel.|
|Stove||Yes - Electric|
Lovely, light and spacious open plan living - you can see the Monashee mountains from the lounge area. A relaxing central area with comfortable leather sofa and chairs in front of the fire. Wall mounted 42" screen plasma TV above the fireplace with DVD player and selection of movies for all. There is a stereo (I-pod compatible) and Nintendo Wii games console.
The dining area lays comfortably between the lounge and the kitchen. A beautiful solid wood table with high back chairs for 6.
A great thing about The Raven, setting it apart from most other developments, is its indoor heated Swimming Pool and Fitness Centre with changing facilities. Closed circuit TV coverage of the pool area to your suite gives extra comfort and security.
Our home offers 2 secure ski lockers and 2 reserved parking stalls.
Located on the THIRD floor with views to the south east. Entrance foyer with large closet carries through to the open concept kitchen, dining and living area. On the left side of the foyer are the bedrooms. The Bunkroom (single over single bunk), Queen room and Master bedroom with ensuite. The main bathroom is on the right side of the foyer behind the kitchen. Private deck with Hot tub and BBQ is off the living room and over looks the Monashee mountains.
View the floor plan in our photo gallery.
|Baby/Infant Equipment||Rental available from The Tiny Tourist Baby Equipment Rentals www.thetinytourist.ca|
|Basic Food Staples||Salt, Pepper & a Spice Rack|
|BBQ||Located on deck off living room.|
|Books||Selection of local and general interest & cooking|
|Check-In Assistance||24hr Emergency helpline available|
|Coded Access||Garage and Entry doors are both coded. No keys required!|
|Complimentary Housekeeping||Cleaning after departure is included. Guests staying 10 to 20 nights receive a complimentary change of towels and bed sheets mid way thru the stay. Guests staying 21 nights or more receive a complimentary change of towels and bed sheets every 7th day. Additional housekeeping can be arranged for a fee.|
|Deck||Private Deck with BBQ|
|DVD Library||selection of Kids, Family & Blockbuster movies|
|Fireplace||Natural gas fireplace in living area|
|Fitness Facilities||Fitness Centre with changing facilities - exclusive Guest Use|
|Fresh Linens||Towels and bed linens provided.|
|Games||Nintendo Wii & Games|
|Hairdryer||In each bathroom|
|Hot Tub - Private||Private 6 person Hot Tub on Deck|
|Internet Access||Secure wireless connection in suite.|
|iPod or mp3 Connectivity||Yes|
|Iron and Ironing Board||Yes|
|Laundry Facilities - Free||In suite with complimentary supplies|
|Parking - Free Guest Spots||Limited guest parking is available in secure parking garage. Additional guest parking available in Happy Valley parking lot for a fee.|
|Parking - Free Private Parking||Two secure parking spots allocated|
|Pool - Free & On Site||Indoor, salt water pool for exclusive guest use.|
|Resort Information||Included at check in & guest directory located in unit|
|Safety Equipment||Smoke detector, fire extinguisher, and over head sprinkler system.|
|Secure Ski and Bike Storage||Two secure ski lockers in parking garage.|
|Steam Room||Steam Shower located in Main bathroom|
|Stereo||Yes - Ipod compatible|
|Telephone||Yes - for local calls|
|TV-Cable||Yes - over 30 channels to choose from.|
|Wheel Chair Accessible||Single level home with elevator access.|
|Fitness Facilities||Fitness Centre with changing facilities - exclusive guest use|
|Pool||Indoor Swimming Pool & changing facilities - exclusive Guest Use|
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
Sport Mart at 1835 Dilworth Dr. Phone: (250) 860-3412. Store Hours Mon, Tues & Sat: 9:30-6:00, Wed- Fri: 9:30-9:00, Sun: 11:00-5:00
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
The Raven is a short walk away from the Happy Valley Adventure area and Lodge.
Ski-in, Ski-out - There is direct Ski-in access to The Raven and Ski-out simply requires a short across the road, or walk downhill to the Gondola depending on snow coverage. On a good day you can put your skis on as soon as you have left The Raven entrance and crossed over the road.
There are fabulous mountain views from this Condo at The Raven and from
Access Time to Lifts
|Less than 5 minutes walk|
|Free transport to village & lifts|
|Ski in ONLY|
Access Time to Shops & Restaurants
|Less than 5 minutes drive|
|Free transport to village & lifts|
|Less than 5 minutes walk|
Access Time to Grocery Stores
|Less than 5 minutes drive|
|Free transport to village & lifts|
|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 a parent/guardian|
|No Smoking Inside - Smoking Outside Permitted||This is a 100% smoke-free property.|
|Non-Smokers Only||Absolutely no smoking allowed inside.Smoking outside is permitted.|
|Pets||Permitted. We would be happy to accept well behaved, hypoallergenic dogs that do not bark and are crated when left alone in the property. An additional $100.00 charge applies to the booking to cover additional cleaning costs.|
|Young Adult Groups 17-24 With Accompanying Age-Eligible Adult(s)|
|Not Suitable For:|
|Graduation & Stag/Stagette Parties||NOT PERMITTED.|
|Smoking Inside Permitted||No smoking is allowed inside our property.|
|Young Adult Only Groups 17-24|
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 issue a refund by cheque. Please note that your booking is made directly with the property owner who is based in the UK. Any refund of any booking fee is subject to a 30% deduction, this is to cover both credit card processing and Canadian taxes which are deducted at the point of any booking payment being made.|
|Courtesy Hold Reservations||We cannot hold reservation without payment. Please click the 'RESERVE NOW' button.|
|Delayed Arrivals||Sorry, No refunds.|
|Delivery of Instructions and Access Information||Sent by email upon making balance of payment. Sent by email upon making balance of payment|
|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 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 rebook 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||From 4:00pm. STRICTLY ENFORCED|
|Check-Out Time||By 10:00am. 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 toward 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. Guests staying 10 to 20 nights receive a complimentary change of towels and bed sheets mid way thru the stay. Guests staying 21 nights or more receive a complimentary change of towels and bed sheets every 7th day. Additional housekeeping can be arranged for a fee.|
|Internet Availability & Usage||Wireless internet access 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 authorise credit card charge for replacement of missing items. We will notify you in advance of any charges.|
|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 from 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 neighbouring guests.|
|Policy Updates||Policies are subject to change without notice, however guest will be notified via e-mail of changes prior to their arrival.|
|Property Damage||Guest assumes all financial responsibility for property damage incured 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, unauthorized pets inside the property and all charges relating to security company or police involvement regarding property occupant's behavior 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 Manual in your holiday home.|
|Ski & Snowboard Gear Storage||Equipment must be stored in the secure ski locker provided. 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 or services.|
|Snow Guarantee||Sorry - No guarantees.|
|Fill up your gas tank before you get to Big White|
A FlipKey verified reviewer from Nakusp BC
We had a very good time... The whole experience was very good... Definitely looking to do it again... The condo was very well kept & had everything you needed..
Cathal from Co Galway, Eire
Great Condo to stay in. Has all the amenities you would need. The whole complex was quite and clean. Very easy access to the Village and slopes. Highly recommend. This is the 2nd time to stay in The Raven and i would highly recommend. We were extremely happy with our stay and would use again.