Welcome to our Vacation Rental! 100% Recommended 13 Reviews
Welcome to the Alpine Creek Guest Suite! If you are looking to get away from the crowds, yet still be close enough for convenience, this is the place. Check out our reviews on Trip Advisor to see what our guests think!
Our Two Bedroom Two Bathrrom 1000 sqft vacation suite is in a luxury chalet located in Fernie’s exclusive Alpine Trails Community. The location offers convenience and outdoor activities in a very tranquil setting. This private suite is close to all conveniences such as groceries,restaurants, beer and wine shop just a few miutes away. The Historic Downtown Fernie is only a 5 minute drive away, and Fernie Alpine resort is less than 10 minutes by car (7km).
The completely self-contained suite is a ground leve walk out with plenty of windows, a covered concrete patio, and looks out onto green space and mountains. It was designed specifically for vacation use, and is decorated with a mix of mountain contemporary and antique furnishings. It is well set up for extended stays, with a fully equiped kitchen , front-load HE washer/dryer, radiant heated floors, and plenty of storage.
A private out door hot tub with mountain and creek views is a relaxing way to end the day's activities!
The layout is ideal for families or to be shared by 2-4 adults. We welcome those seeking family fun, out door sports, and quiet enjoyment, but if partyin is what you hvae in mind please find another place to stay.
Mountain Biking, Hiking, and Snowshoe trails start right at your door! Awesome Fly Fishing on the Elk River is within steps of this property. Upon your return, simply park your gear on the patio and relax in this peaceful and private mountain view setting.
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The covered patio is a great place to relax and enjoy the sounds of the creek or BBQ. You can bike, hike, snowshoe, cross country ski right to your door. 12 steps away is the hot tub!
Entering-view of main living area. Welcome!
The living and kitchen area is open plan, with windows facing the creek and mountains, a french door leads directly to the patio.
The well equipped kitchen is bright and modern, with stainless steel appliances, and garburator. There is plenty of counter and cupboard space, making meal planning and preparation a pleasure. Basic spices, olive oil, paper towel, coffee, and Nespresso maker are included.
The entry hall has a built-in shelf and coat rack to store your gear, and I bench to rest on while you peel off your boots!
The hallway is spacious for storing gear and we've installed extra hooks for drying clothes.
The twin/king room has a french door leading directly to the covered patio. It is separated from the rest of the suite by the lock-off hallway. You can reserve it as a either a twin room or king room. This photo shows the twin set up. The twin matresses are brand new hotel quality pillow tops.
This photo shows the twin/king room set up as a king. The twin/king room has an antique chest of drawers and window frame mirror, lots of hooks for your clothes, and ensuite bathroom with walk-in shower.
The ensuite bathroom has radiant heat slate floors, and walk-in shower.
The bathrooms feature custom made vanities, grohe fixtures, and plush towels.
The Queen Room has a brand new hotel quality pillow top matress and custom beddings. The headboard is made from reclaimed wood and old porch posts.
We built our home on Canyon Trail in 2008 with the plans of incorporating a guest suite into the design. We take pride in offering a high quality property for our guests, and love to see other people enjoying Fernie as much as we do!
The queen room also has an antique dresser with mirror. A large window looks onto the creek area.
The main bathroom is directly beside the Queen room. It has a custom vanity, grohe fixtures, soaker tub/shower, and a front load stacker high-e washer dryer.
All windows and doors look out to the patio,yard and creek area. No other homes are visible from the windows so except for the grassy lawn it feels like you are in a cabin in the woods! The white noise of the creek helps create a real feeling of tranquility. The patio is a great place to sit for coffee on sunny mornings, and a great refuge from the hot afternoon sun.
Soaking in the hot tub and listening to the creek is the best way to wrap up the day's activities!
Top of Mt. Fernie. The Mt. Fernie trail head is located approx. 200 yards away, from there you can hike to the summit of Mt. Fernie, or all the way to Island Lake Lodge.
At the top of a Mountain bike trail looking on to Mt. Fernie! The trail starts at your door step!
Nearby fishing in early march. Shhhhhh!
A leisurely autumn stroll.
Our resident moose.
Of course, skiing, there's that too!
This path leads from the street right to the fire pit area or the patio. Bike or hike from your door, and come back to an evening fire!
The fire pit area is right on the edge of the creek with spectacular mountain views.
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$249 2 nites
|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 Get-Away||Apr 11, 2016||Jun 30, 2016||
|enjoy early season biking and hiking|
|Summer Fun||Jul 1, 2016||Sep 30, 2016||
|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||$250.00||Balance of payment.|
|Less than 45 days prior to arrival||Full payment||At time of booking|
- The suite has two reserved parking spots. The parking is directly beside a covered staircase that leads to the patio level and entrance.The entry doors are sheltered by a 350sqft covered patio, The guest suite is a walkout style on a sloped property, with level back yard, and there is a wilderness creek setting about 70ft from the door. The yard is landscaped and features a fire-pit area and hot tub.
The large entry hallway provides plenty of space to store gear with coat hooks, built-in bench and shelf, as well as boot trays. All the floors are slate and laminate with in floor radiant heat.
The twin/king bedroom and ensuite bath are on one side of the suite, with a lock-off hall way providing privacy from the rest of the suite if desired. The suite is well suited to families or to be shared by two couples.
The main living/kitchen area has wood laminate floors with radiant heat and a french door leading directly to the patio. Windows face the woods, creek and mountains.
The open floor plan of the main living area includes a dining table, leather love seat and arm chair, and fully equiped kitchen.
At the far end of the main living area there is a linen closet, main bathroom, and Queen Room. There is also a full size stacker front load HE washer dryer located in the main bathroom.
The Queen room has burber carpet with radiant heated floor, a large closet, and a large window facing the creek.
Sleeping Areas & Beds
King or Twin Room
|Room Type||Private Bedroom (Has a door & windows)|
|Beds||1 King (can split to singles)|
|Has Ensuite Bathroom||Yes|
|Room Type||Private Bedroom (Has a door & windows)|
Modern kitchen with compact stainless steel appliances, granite sink, garburator, grohe faucet with sprayer. High end cabinets with "Blum" soft close hinges and slides. Good amount of counter space, lots of storage. Well equiped.
|Basic Food Staples||Oil, vinager, spices, salt, pepper, adn a few other basics|
Living area features leather love seat and matching arm chair, mountain decor, 27" LCD TV.
Dining Area features mountain contemporary dining suite.
|Decor||Tastefuly decorated, alpine decor with antique and vintage accent pieces, and mountain contemporary furniture.|
|Views||Mountain and wilderness views.|
The suite features the following private ammenities:
Hot Tub: Out doors with creek and mountain views.
Patio: 350 sqft stamped concrete patio with creek and mountain views, furnished with BBQ, dining set and 2 aderondak chairs.
Fire Pit: Concrete fire pit with cirular washed gravel pad.
Level landscaped yard: Perfect for kids to play while you keep a watchful eye from the patio!
|Baby/Infant Equipment||Play Pen, High Chair, please request in advance of check-in.|
|Check-In Assistance||For check in assistance please request in advance.|
|Fresh Linens||Additional towels and linens are available .|
|Garbage Removal - Free||Gargbage bags and container provided. All garbage must be tied in a bag and placed in container for removal.|
|Hot Tub - Private||Out door hot tub with creek and mountin views.|
|iPod or mp3 Connectivity||Included|
|Iron and Ironing Board||Available on request|
|Laundry Facilities - Free||H/E washer dryer located in suite.|
|Local Internet Access||Included|
|Parking - Free Private Parking||One spot reserved. Additional parking available in driveway or street.|
|Patio||Stamped concrete covered patio.|
|Patio Furniture||Spring, Summer, Fall.|
|Stereo||Sony mini-stereo with Ipod and Cd player.|
|Yard - Shared||Level Landscaped yard with fire pit and hot tub.|
Location & Map
Alpine Trails Community is located in the municipality of Fernie BC. It is a quiet Alpine community located a few minutes drive from downtown, and less than 10 minutes from the ski hill. Many conveniences such as a cold beer and wine store, extra foods grocery store, Canadian Tire and several resturaunts, are located within 10-15 minutes walking distance along foot trails that are maintained throughout the winter. Many of Fernie's best known trails for mountain biking, hiking, and snowshoeing, start within two hundred meters of this locaiton.
Access Time to Shops & Restaurants
|Greater than 10 minutes walk|
|Less than 5 minutes drive|
Access Time to Grocery Stores
|Greater than 10 minutes walk|
|Less than 5 minutes drive|
Food & Restaurants
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Suitability & Eligibility Policies
|Adults - Min Age to Stay: 25|
|Babies, Kids & Teens|
|Long Term Renters (Monthly)|
|Non-Smokers Only||No smoking in or around the property.|
|Pets||one dog allowed. owners are responsible for any damage. $35 cleaning fee per stay or per week will be applied to total stay.|
|Not Suitable For:|
|Celebrations & Special Events|
|Graduation & Stag/Stagette Parties|
|Groups Renting Multiple Properties|
|People with Restricted Mobility|
|Travel Reseller Bookings - no Referral Fee offered|
|Travel Reseller Bookings - Referral Fee offered|
|Young Adult Groups 17-24 With Accompanying Age-Eligible Adult(s)|
|Young Adult Only Groups 17-24|
Reservation & Cancellation Policies
|Cancellations Made by Guests||All payments are non-refundable. Refunds will be issued for re-booked dates at the re-booked price and are subject to a 4% cancellation fee. Travel insurance is recommended to protect yourself against any unexpected events involving your lodging, flights or vacation-related products.|
|Delayed Arrivals||No refunds. We are not responsible for circumstances which result in delayed arrivals. Travel insurance is recommended to protect yourself against any unexpected events involving your lodging, flights or vacation-related products.|
|Delivery of Instructions and Access Information||Check-in and arrival instructions will be emailed upon balance 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 Identification Documents||Drviers License and Credit Card required at check-in.|
|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 the due dates will result in automatic cancellation without a deposit refund. Guests can re-book dates if they are still available; deposit will not be re-charged.|
|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||Check in is 4pm. Early check-in can be requested if the unit was not occupied the previous day.|
|Check-Out Time||Check out time is 11am. Late Check out can be requested if there are no check-ins that day.|
|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||Excessive cleaning costs will be charged to guest credit card. A cleaning guideline will be included in check-in package.|
|Excessive Noise||Quiet Time from 11pm-7am.|
|Garbage Removal||Garbage cans are available. All garbage must be contained in tied bags. Garbage will be removed by owner.|
|Housekeeping||House keeping is provided prior to arrival and after departure. Guests may request additional cleaning for a fee.|
|Internet Availability & Usage||Wireless internet is available at no charge. No excessive downloading please.|
|Liability||The owner of the property is not liable for any loss or damage to personal the property of the guest, including any damage or loss that may occur to the guest vehicle while parked on the property. The owner of the property is not liable for any injury, bodily harm, or death of any guest staying at the property that may result in transit to or from, or in the home, or on the property.|
|Locking Door||The doors to the unit should be locked when the guest is away from the unit.|
|Maintenance Emergencies||Maintenance Emergencies please call 250-423-0820.|
|Maximum Sleeping Capacity||4|
|Missing Items||Missing items will be charged to the guest's credit card. A list of items will be included in the check-in package.|
|Noise Restrictions||Queit time from 11pm to 7am|
|Property Damage||The guest is responsible for any damage caused to the property during their stay. All guest stays require a credit card deposit for security. The minimum damage deposit is $250. The deposit will be released post check-out after the property is cleaned and inspected. Property damage will be charged to guest credit card. T|
|Rental Accommodation Zoning||We are zoned for nightly rentals.|
|Terms of Eviction||We anticipate that you will enjoy your stay in our guest suite, and treat the property and neighbors with respect. Violations of noise policies, smoking policies, unauthorized pets, exceeding the maximum occupancy, or any abusive behaviour, may result in immediate eviction from the property.|
KELLY from CLAGARY, Canada
Date: Jan-26-2016 for a stay in Jan 2016
This is a hidden little gem. Perfect for a small family. Got everything you need in a beautiful peaceful surroundings. We had a couple of minor issues, but Paul was awesome and sorted them out immediately. Newly and tastefully decorated and very comfortable. We will be back! Great to have Netflicks for our child and us once he was in bed.View Full Review
I miss Fernie very much right now!
Steven from Winnipeg, Canada
Date: Jan-20-2016 for a stay in Dec 2015
The place is great! The hot tub was a very nice addition since our last stay here. We will likely be back, too! Paul and M-P are incredibly friendly! You should also check out their beautiful store in town! Had a great time, we love Fernie!View Full Review Owner Has Responded
Awesome accommodation and location
barb from calgary, Canada
Date: Dec-24-2015 for a stay in Dec 2015
I assume that 5 star rating is the highest. I cannot think of a single "down side" to staying at this property. We met both of the owners, they were very helpful. The cleanliness was outstanding. The amenities and supplies in the rental suite were numerous and extensive. We loved our visit. I brought 2 teenage boys and the space was perfect with 2 twin beds and private bathroom.
Highly recommend this property. We very much hope to return in the future. Fernie is a great place to downhill and x country ski. The local aquatic centre has a lovely pool and waterslide. Many thanks to the owners.View Full Review
Great Spot To Stay
ben from Canmore, Canada
Date: Aug-11-2015 for a stay in Aug 2015
Great option for anyone looking to enjoy the benefits of a suite in a quiet part of Fernie. Ideal for pet owners who don't want to leave their dog or cat behind. Property at the end of a road with a closed service road yards away which leads into a valley for walking one's dog or enjoying a stroll. Property and suite are well kept and stylish in design.
Only item of note, kitchen lacks abundant counter space for those who plan on cooking large meals - maybe the installation of a small island could help on this front. All the same a fine well stock kitchen with commonly used appliances, dishes, pot and pans etc.... Good, reliable appliances etc... Minutes away from downtown Fernie
Thanks Paul - great spot and we'll tell anyone planning a Fernie visit to look your property up. Ben, Valerie and Forest the RavenhoundView Full Review
Pow Pow Mcwow !
Marc from Fort Saskatchewan, Canada
Date: Dec-28-2014 for a stay in Dec 2014
Great place to stay !!! Had it all.View Full Review
Fantastic in Every Way!
Ted from Red Deer, Canada
Date: Sep-07-2014 for a stay in Aug 2014
We were incredibly impressed with our Labour Day weekend in this beautiful suite. It has everything we value in a vacation property, plus more! It is clean, quiet, pet friendly and private. The configuration of the bedrooms is great - mom and dad had their own space while our boys had their own bed to sleep in. The kitchen is nicely stocked, with little extras like fancy coffee machines! The hot tub, firepit, and outdoor deck area was also very enjoyable. Paul and Marie are incredibly friendly and helpful hosts. Best of all, the location is spectacular. Stunning mountain views and a peaceful little creek await every time to step out the door. This is a wonderful home away from home and we plan to return!View Full Review
Best ski vacation in 20 years. Going Back.
Steve C from Montreal, Canada
Skiing Fernie is amazing. Friends who have mountain bike here in the summer, have said the trails are great. There is snow-shoeing right behind the house. Paul and Marie-Pierre are great hosts. They were very responsive to our every need. Fernie skiing is a short ten minute drive, and the town is less than 2 minutes away. The accommodations are very comfortable and the quality is many levels above a condo or hotel room. The water in the hot tub was always clean and hot tub does wonders for old bones after a hard day of powder skiing.. The Wi-Fi was always connected and fast. My wife and I have travel many places in the world, but the 6 weeks in Fernie as guests of Paul and Marie-Pierre were really special. So much so, that we have just booked another 6 weeks this winter.
Beautiful and quiet with lovely attention to detail.
This is a two bedroom basement annex with seperate access in a secluded rural setting. We stayed for 6 nights. The place is clean and really well appointed. It feels really high class and the owners go a long way to make your stay very special with lots of little additions and thoughts adding to your comfort. We spent the week skiing and the drive is about 10 minutes, parking is v easy at the ski hill. We hardly saw the owners who live above but they were very friendly when we did. The hot tub is a great addition, sitting in the warmth under the stars with only the sound of the nearby creek was my favourite place to be after a hard days skiing. Highly recommended.
14Marianne from Hanna, Alberta, Canada
I NEVER stay at the same place twice, but this property will be the first exception. It was perfect for us, we did not have time to use the hot tub or the firepit, so next time we will make the time. Value for cost was excellent. Does not compare with a hotel for privacy, quality, & space. This property is only about a 2 min drive to downtown Fernie.
Superb in every way!
Paula K from
Wonderful location, beautifully decorated and maintained, very clean, super compfortable bed...loved this place!
Amazing stay in Fernie
We stayed here for three days with three kids (1,3 and 6). The suite is the entire ground floor of an amazing house. very private, mountain creek in the back yard and your own hot tub, BBQ and croquet set :D. Also has two large bedrooms, two bathrooms and a full kitchen. amazing mountain views in the backyard. Hosts were very friendly and accommodating to both kids and dogs. Incredible experience overall.
Does not get any better than this...
A FlipKey verified reviewer from Hamilton
We stayed here for 10 days this past winter, and it was absolute perfection! Amazing location situated in a peaceful and scenic Canyon, next to a lovely stream, spacious, well laid out, safe and private, and only minutes from the hip town of Fernie and the amazing ski hill. My wife and I and 2 young sons were unbelievably comfortable in this high-end 2 bedroom guest suite - with every imaginable convenience (high end finishes, N'Espresso Machine, Washer/Dryer, heat traced floors, free internet, private outdoor hot-tub under the stars, etc). The owners are extremely helpful, friendly and knowledgeable about the area. We have been coming to Fernie for 10 years and this is easily the best place to stay. We are going back this summer too - as the same suite is perfect for the river, playing outside, fishing, golf, mountain biking and relaxing. What a peaceful and natural place to call home. Bravo!
Quiet + everything you need
Lexi99 from Calgary, Alberta
My husband and I were in town for a golf getaway. Loved the peaceful location in an area 5 minutes to town centre. It's a complete downstairs suite but it's a walkout so you've got full windows, tons of light and your own private entrance. Plus we couldn't hear anything upstairs. Outside we had our own private patio which just faces into the woods with a creek some ways away but within earshot. Very peaceful. This is a full suite - including your own kitchen and washer/dryer. Everything is new and the furniture and wood decor is very lovely. This would easily accommodate a family of 4 but for just the 2 of us we liked having our own bathrooms (there are 2). Also, arrangements with the owner were very easy and professional.