Welcome to our Vacation Rental!
Welcome to The Maple Leaf Chalet!
Our newly updated, two bedroom one bath ski cabin provides a family friendly chalet experience, located in the original cabin colony of beautiful Silver Star Mountain. Perfect ski in and ski out location will have you steps from the village and the two car parking gives you the ultimate convenience.
Kick off your boots and curl up inside the cozy cabin or unwind in the private hot tub after a great day on the hill.
A perfect cabin experience isn't complete without all the advantages of home. From 2 TV's, cable, DVD players, a nintendo wii with games to high speed internet and an ipod station.
It doesn't get any better than this! Come and experience our home away from home!
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|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|
|Off Season||Apr 6, 2015||Oct 1, 2015||
|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||$300.00||Charge separately before arrival|
|Less than 45 days prior to arrival||Full payment||At time of booking|
As you enter the cabin, you will arrive into a spacious coat and boot area. A bench, boot rack, glove and toque cubbies and a coat rack will make your stay easier and more organized. Next you enter into the open layout of our A-framed chalet. Lounging area to your left and dining area, that will seat up to 8, is to your right. Kitchen is easily accessible from the living and dining areas, which makes entertaining effortless. A 3 piece bathroom is also located on the main living area. Upstairs, you will enter the master bedroom to your right, which sleeps two in a comfortable queen sized bed. To your left, this bedroom sleeps 3.
Sleeping Areas & Beds
Our chalet is a 2 bedroom property with a total of three beds. One queen, one twin and one double. There is a pull out sofa bed in the living room, but this sleeping quarter is not for adding guests to our chalet. We will still only allow 5 guests at a time.
Comfortably located upstairs is a queen bed, alarm clock, reading light and luggage table.
|Room Type||Private Bedroom (Has a door & windows)|
|Beds||1 Queen, 1 Single|
This room is equipped for the kids! Flat screen TV with a DVD player and a gaming system for entertainment.
|Room Type||Private Bedroom (Has a door & windows)|
|Beds||1 Double, 1 Single|
Leather Sofa Bed
Queen sized leather couch that folds out into a bed.
|Room Type||Common Area (A living area with a temporary bed)|
|Beds||1 Queen Sofa Bed|
Kitchen is fully equiped with all conveniences of your own home. Fridge, stove, microwave to name a few. Matching glassware and stemware, plates, silverware, cookware are all available in this well stocked kitchen. Also has a coffee maker, kettle with a tea pot, crock pot, blender and fondue set for that extra enjoyment and pleasure.
|Basic Food Staples||Salt and pepper, sugar and select spices.|
|Garbage Bags||Also comes with recycling bags. Garbage and recycle center under the sink. Be kind to our environment:)|
This chalet has a wonderful, open, bright living area. This combined with a flat screen TV and a DVD player makes your stay relaxing and enjoyable.
Connected to the living area is the dining area. This has a dining table, which will seat up to 8 guests or fold it up to suit your family of four. To jazz up your dining experience, we provide a table cloth and place mats. Choose either one, it's to your liking and comfort.
On the private deck, is a daily maintained beachcomber hot tub. A BBQ for you to enjoy for those fast and easy meals. Conveinent ski storage in the basement, with a secure lock makes storing your skis very accomodating. Next, having two private parking spots, only a short jaunt from the cabin, couldn't be any easier . Being a two minute walk from the village, the benefits are endless. Shopping, dining, nightlife, there should never be a dull moment in your stay. Please note: Hottub is shut down for the off season April-October and a $100 fee is charged sererately for start up and shut down if requested for use during this time period.
|24 HR Emergency Maintenance||YES|
|Baby/Infant Equipment||Upon request, we will provide a playpen and a child seat that attaches to a chair for feeding needs.|
|Coded Access||You will be provided with your own code for the duration of your stay. This helps with check in and check out so there is no exchange of keys. Just enter your code and enjoy your stay!|
|Complimentary Housekeeping||Cleaning is included after departure. Our chalet is only cleaned with environmentally friendly cleaning products. Guests staying 8 nights or more receive a complimentary change of bed linens half way through your stay.|
|Garbage Removal - Free||YES|
|Hot Tub - Private||YES Please Note: Hottub is shut down for the off season between April and October. $100 start up fee is charged separately if you request the hot tub during this time.|
|Internet Access||Wireless, but you will need to bring your own computer|
|iPod or mp3 Connectivity||YES|
|Laundry Facilities - Free||We have a dryer for those wet snowy days. Unfortunately, we are unable to install a washing machine at this time.|
|Parking - Free Private Parking||2 private parking spots|
|Secure Ski and Bike Storage||YES|
|TV-Digital or HDTV||Telus Optik Television|
|Video Games||Super Nintendo|
|Grocery Delivery||With a stay of five days or more, we will deliver a wide variety of groceries, of your own choice, from our family owned and operated grocery store. We can provide you with a customized grocery list. All you need to do is choose your groceries, fax or email us your order, and your food will be there for your arrival.|
Location & Map
Our location doesn't get any better! The privacy of a treed in ski chalet but the advantage of a short walk to all the winter acitivities Silver Star mountain has to offer. Located in the original cabin colony, our A framed chalet has ski in ski out access. A 2 minute walk to the village and a five minute walk to all the excitement of tube town and the adventure of Brewers Pond.
Access Time to Lifts
|Ski in Ski out|
Access Time to Shops & Restaurants
|Less than 5 minutes walk|
Access Time to Grocery Stores
|Less than 5 minutes walk|
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Our policies are firm. Please read them carefully and become aware of all of our guidelines before you rent our ski chalet. We use our chalet for our family as well as a rental. It is a home away from home to us and would like to keep it that way. Any distruction or damage to the property will be grounds for eviction with out notice or refund. Noise needs to be kept to a minimum. Any excessive noise will result in an eviction with out a refund. Any extra cleaning to the hot tub due to abuse, will be charged to your damage deposit . It is checked and maintained on a daily bases and we will be notified if there is anything out of the ordinary.
Suitability & Eligibility Policies
Although automatic bookings and payment are possible through the Alluradirect website, NO reservation will be considered confirmed until contact has been made by the owner with the guest through email or phone to assess the suitability match of the property and the guest(s).
If you would like to book a stay of 10 days or longer, please contact us directly before making a deposit on our property. Your request may be rejected if these guide lines are not met.
|Adults - Min Age to Stay: 25||25 years or older for primary renter. Children and families welcome!|
|Babies, Kids & Teens||YES|
|Non-Smokers Only||No smoking anywhere - not on the deck or near the cabin please!|
|Seniors||YES, but you will need to be able to walk up an elevated area to get to the deck.|
|Not Suitable For:|
|Graduation & Stag/Stagette Parties||NO|
|Long Term Renters (Monthly)|
|No Smoking Inside - Smoking Outside Permitted||No smoking inside. Smoking on the deck or near the cabin is NOT allowed either.|
|Pets||Sorry, NO pets. We would like to keep our cabin as clean and allergy free as we can for our future guests.|
|Smoking Inside Permitted||NO|
|Wheelchairs||NO wheelchair access. Sorry:(|
|Young Adult Only Groups 17-24||NO|
Reservation & Cancellation Policies
|Booking & Arrival Deadline||Must book and pay full balance at least 5 days before your arrival date.|
|Cancellations Made by Guests||45 days prior to your booking. If you cancel less than 45 days prior to your booking date, we will refund your money if we can replace your booking. Refunds are at the re-booked rate & based on the number of nights re-booked. All cancellation refunds are subject to a cancellation fee of 4%.|
|Delayed Arrivals||No refunds. Delayed arrivals will not receive refunds for unused nights.|
|Delivery of Instructions and Access Information||All instructions and information will be sent by email upon confirmation and receipt 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|
|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 cancellation.|
|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.|
Guest Stay Policies
|Check-In Time||4:00pm. This time may be flexible if we don't have back to back bookings.|
|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||if upon departure, additional cleaning is required and professional cleaners are needed for carpet cleaning etc. the charge will be deducted from your damage deposit.|
|Excessive Noise||Excessive noise will not be tolerated. Any Excessive noise will be grounds for eviction with no refund.|
|Housekeeping||Housekeeping is included before your stay. It is expected that all dishes are to be cleaned and put away before you depart. Failure to do this will result in a $75 housekeeping fee.|
|Liability||We are excluded from liability from personal bodily injury in our cabin, by use of the hot tub, while in transit to, or while on resort property.|
|Locking Door||You will lock and unlock the door with your personal code. You MUST lock the door after your stay.|
|Maintenance Emergencies||Complete list of emergency contacts will be provided upon arrival.|
|Maximum Sleeping Capacity||Sleeps 5 comfortably. Will accommodate 6.|
|Property Damage||Any property damage will result in loss of damage deposit. Any obvious damage should be reported to us upon arrival or during your stay.|
|Rental Accommodation Zoning||R1 Residential|
|Ski & Snowboard Gear Storage||No skis or snowboards are permitted inside the cabin. You will have access to a secure storage locker in the basement.|
|Terms of Eviction||Any violation of the policy terms is ground for eviction. No refund is provided.|
Our recently purchased A framed ski chalet, now known as The Maple Leaf Chalet, has many many years of familiarity on Silver Star Mountain. Being one of the original cabins in the mature cabin colony, we are excited to carry on the tradition of family fun and excitement in our new ski cabin. Our family, Rick, Mandy, Makenna and Drew, all born and raised in the Vernon area, have had the privillage of skiing and riding Silver Star Mountain our whole lives. We purchased The Maple Leaf Chalet for our young family to be able to enjoy the benefits and activities of Silver Star. Nothing compares to the fun we expect to continue to have and hope to pass on to our future guests.
Thank you for visiting our site and we look forward to welcoming you to our unique ski cabin, The Maple Leaf Chalet.
The Christensen Family
Great original Silver Star cabin
Brian from West Vancouver, Canada
Date: Aug-17-2014 for a stay in Aug 2014
Hugely enjoyed our stay at this cabin. The A frame is exceptional cosy and provides great amenities. The location is fantastic being so close to the restaurants, lifts etc. Communications with the owner were very personal and direct which I appreciated. I'll be back for ski season! PS...the downhill mtb trails at Silver Star are the best I've experienced (and I live at Whistler).
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