Welcome to our Vacation Rental!
Welcome to TRAIL'S EDGE.
This is our "home away from home" in Sun Peaks. You can walk or ski to everything within minutes! Our rates are very competetive, and since we are personally renting out our home on a limited basis, you save an additional 12% by not having to pay any taxes. Highlights include: Ski-in, ski-out access. 8 minute walk to the Village! 1250 sq ft of living space. Two Luxury queen beds and one luxury queen wall bed. There is a deck off the master bedroom and a large deck off the living room. We have a full size laundry. There are two full bathrooms plus a half bath off the living area. Relax in the private soaker tub with mood lighting!!!! The living room has a 42" flat screen television and a DVD player with a great selection of movies. Play your favorite music on the C/D-tape player. Bring a laptop computer and access our wireless internet service. Call home with free calling throughout Canada and the U.S. You will enjoy preparing meals in the gourmet kitchen. The heated tile floors will keep your bare toes toasty warm. We have ski and bike storage and a private garage for two cars. Stay in touch with your friends using the private phone and answering machine.
If you have any questions, e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org If you are ready to book a reservation, click the Reserve Now button in this website. Please note that this property sleeps a maximum of 6 people! Additional people are not permitted. This is our private recreation home so If you are looking for a place to party, please look elsewhere. We love to share our place with responsible people, so if you appreciate a finely furnished home and like what you see here, either contact us by e-mail at email@example.com or click on the "reserve now" button.
Bob and Sheryl Bjerk 360 770-2495
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Calculate Your Rate
Rates are by the night for up to 6 occupants and posted in Canadian currency. There are no additional taxes or fees assessed.(keep this 12% savings in mind when comparing prices). We will generally be in touch with you within 48 hours of receiving your reservation request.
LONG TERM RENTALS: Note that we do not accept bookings for more that 21 consecutive days without prior contact with the owner.
|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|
|Fresh Snow||Nov 5, 2014||Dec 22, 2014||
|Happy Holiday||Dec 23, 2014||Jan 4, 2015||
|Merry Christmas and a happy N.Y|
|Own the Mountain||Jan 5, 2015||Feb 5, 2015||
|Winter fun||Feb 6, 2015||Mar 28, 2015||
|Spring Skiing||Mar 29, 2015||Apr 19, 2015||
|Bike, Golf, Relax||Apr 20, 2015||Nov 12, 2015||
|First Tracks||Nov 13, 2015||Dec 18, 2015||
|Open for winter fun|
|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||$500.00||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|
Sleeping Areas & Beds
Has it's own deck with a view of Mt. Morresey.
|Room Type||Private Bedroom (Has a door & windows)|
|Has Ensuite Bathroom||Yes|
Looks out at the Mt. Morresey crossover ski run. The adjacent bathroom has a soaker tub\shower.
|Room Type||Private Bedroom (Has a door & windows)|
You'll love the comfort of our wall bed. You'll find no sofa-beds here! The powder room serves as it's ensuite bathroom.
|Room Type||Common Area (A living area with a temporary bed)|
|Beds||1 Queen Wall bed|
Our guests will enjoy relaxing in the deep soaker tub with "mood lighting". It's large enough for two people and lots of bubble bath.
|Is Ensuite Bathroom||No|
|Includes||Bath, Heated Floors, Shower, Soaker Tub, Soap, Vanity|
Located off the master bedroom.
|Is Ensuite Bathroom||Yes|
|Includes||Bath, Heated Floors, Shower, Soap, Vanity|
We call it the powder room. It's next to the kitchen and serves anyone sleeping in the living room.
|Is Ensuite Bathroom||No|
|Includes||Heated Floors, Soap, Vanity|
This is a gourmet's delight. It's well furnished with excellent lighting. Happy hour will benefit from the ice maker in the freezer. Our guests are welcome to use any of the food staples found in the kitchen. It is common practice to replace anything that is used up during ones stay.
|Basic Food Staples||Salt, pepper, spices, ketchup, mustard, flour, sugar, much more.|
|Cooking/Eating Utensils||everything from turkey roasters to cookie sheet.|
|Dishwasher||Yes (and it's very quiet)|
|Fridge||Full size with ice-maker|
|Kettle||A whistling tea kettle|
|Stove||Smooth top electric stove.|
The focal point of the living room is the stone fireplace upon which sits the entertainment center. Relax on the sofa in front of the fire or take a nap in the overstuffed leather recliner. The large deck offers a sunny outdoor extention of the lliving room.
An expandable dining table can accommodate up to 8 people. It is adjacent to the kitchen area making it easy to serve meals.
We added a very comfortable pull down luxury wall bed to our living room. There will be no sore backs from sleeping on a sofa-bed.
|Art||We have decorated with photos and articles if interest from our skiing history.|
|Exposure||Southern, Lots of sunshine!|
|Fireplace||Large, stone, gas fired fireplace.|
Our hope is to have everything that is needed for a comfortable, carefree vacation. Within reason, we will try to accommodate all and any special requests.
|Basic Food Staples||Yes|
|BBQ||We try to keep propane available, but cannot guarantee this.|
|Boot Dryer||yes, for 6 pair of boots|
|Coded Access||Yes, no keys to lose|
|Complimentary Housekeeping||Yes, before and after departure.|
|Deck||Yes, 2 decks and a patio.|
|Dishwasher||Yes (and it's very quiet)|
|Fireplace||Yes, Gas fired with thermostat|
|Internet Access||Unlimited minutes.|
|iPod or mp3 Connectivity||Auxillary cable on stereo connects to iPod.|
|Iron and Ironing Board||yes. But why?|
|Laundry Facilities - Free||private full size washer and dryer|
|Local Internet Access||yes, high speed wireless|
|Parking - Free Private Parking||two car private garage|
|Secure Reserved Parking||Yes|
|Secure Ski and Bike Storage||Ski/board racks in garage|
|Telephone||yes, with answering machine Free calls throughout Canada and United States.|
Location & Map
Our condo is in a development consisting of 4 plexes. It is at the edge of the village making it easily accessable from the ski runs. It is a convenient distance from the village shopping area, restaurants, golf course, and 4 of the 5 chair lifts.
Access Time to Lifts
|Less than 10 minutes walk|
Access Time to Shops & Restaurants
|Less than 10 minutes walk|
Access Time to Grocery Stores
|Less than 10 minutes walk|
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|Owners who participate in the online credit card processing system have undergone additional screening through their payment processing application.|
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These policies are strictly enforced. Failure to meet them prior to arrival or during your stay will result in either cancellation or eviction.
Suitability & Eligibility Policies
|Adults - Min Age to Stay: 21||Must be a responsible adult!.|
|Non-Smokers Only||No smoking inside, under ANY circumstances either in the building or out on the decks. Smoking of any kind by occupants or their guests will result in the loss of the entire damage deposit.|
|Seniors||Please note that we do have stairs and three levels of living space.|
|Not Suitable For:|
|Graduation & Stag/Stagette Parties||Strictly forbidden. This type of partying will be shut down by immediate eviction with no refunds.|
|Long Term Renters (Monthly)||Contact us with your request.|
|No Smoking Inside - Smoking Outside Permitted||No smoking inside or outside on the decks or patio.|
|People with Restricted Mobility||We have three levels with stairs|
|Pets||No pets. We love pets, but due to some people having allergies to them, we must say no.|
|Smoking Inside Permitted||Absolutly not|
|Travel Reseller Bookings - no Referral Fee offered||No|
|Travel Reseller Bookings - Referral Fee offered||No|
|Wheelchairs||We have three levels with stairs.|
|Young Adult Groups 17-24 With Accompanying Age-Eligible Adult(s)||We do not rent to Youth groups|
|Young Adult Only Groups 17-24||No|
Reservation & Cancellation Policies
|Arrival Days||Check-in and arrival instructions will be emailed upon balance payment.|
|Cancellations Made by Guests||All payments are non-refundable, except if booking can be replaced. Refunds or portions thereof will be refunded based on the number of nights rebooked & rebooked rate; refunds will be subject to a 5% cancellation fee.|
|Cancellations Made by Owners||We reserve the right to cancel your booking due to a late payment or if you violate any of our published policies. All payments are non-refundable.|
|Courtesy Hold Reservations||Reservations are not held without payment. Our site takes live reservations 24hrs/day/7 days/week, therefore, we operate on a first come/first serve basis.|
|Delayed Arrivals||No refunds. We are not responsible for delayed arrivals!|
|Delivery of Instructions and Access Information||Arrival/check-in instructions with coded access info will be sent upon final 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||Upon booking your reservation with us you are agreeing to our terms and conditions outlined here.|
|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||Will result in cancellation without a 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.|
|Reservation Changes||Reservations may be changed in compliance with our cancellation policy. You may lengthen your reservation if availability permits. If you would like to shorten your reservation, please note that your deposit calculated on the orignial amount is non-refundable; if you have already paid the balance, then your balance is similarly non-refundable. If you have not paid the balance,then it will be re-adjusted to reflect your shortened reservation.|
Guest Stay Policies
|Bike Storage||Bikes can be stored in the garage. Under no circumstanses are bikes allowed in the living area.|
|Check-In Time||4:00 pm. Please respect the housekeepers time to clean.|
|Check-Out Time||10:00 am. Please respect the housekeepers time to clean.|
|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||Please do not leave "messes." Load dishes in dishwasher and start cycle before leaving. Any excessive housekeeping charges will be passed on to the guest.|
|Excessive Noise||You will get evicted without a refund!.|
|Garbage Removal||There is no garbage service. A $20 hauling fee will be made for garbage left in the unit. Directions to the transfer station are posted in the unit.|
|Housekeeping||Complimentary before arrival and after departure|. Mistakes happen! If for some reason there has been a housekeeping error and the property is not ready by 8 pm PST,on the day of your arrival, notify us or the housekeeper and we will refund you for your first night. The property will be promptly cleaned the next day if we are unable to get it cleaned the same day. In the event of a housekeeping emergency, the phone number of housekeeping is posted in the unit.|
|Internet Availability & Usage||We provide unlimited wireless internet access.|
|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 Sun Peaks Ski Resort.|
|Maintenance Emergencies||Complete emergency contacts provided upon final payment.|
|Maximum Sleeping Capacity||6. Will be evicted if more than 6 overnight occupants without the express consent of the owners.|
|Missing Items||Guests authorize a credit card charge for missing items as per my stated damage deposit policies.|
|Noise Restrictions||This is a quiet neighborhood. No excessive noise is permitted after 10pm. You may be evicted or fined by security if your party and your guests disrupt other guests.|
|Policy Updates||Policies are subject to change without notice.|
|Property Damage||Guest authorizes up to a $1500 CAD charge on their credit card upon departure in the event of property damage. 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 behavior while in the property or on common premises.|
|Rental Accommodation Zoning|
|Ski & Snowboard Gear Storage||Please, no skis or board are permitted in the living areas. We have provided racks for skis and boards in the garage.|
|Terms of Eviction||Smoking, excessive noise, threat of common or private property damage,disturbing the peace;excess of 6 overnight occupants without our permission.|
|My Web Site Guarantee||I guarantee that my web site content is accurate. I will honor what I publish.|
|Reservation Guarantee||In the event of property sale, property damage or double booking, I will make every effort to relocate you to a comparable property at no additional expense to you.|
|Weather Guarantee||We cannot guarantee weather conditions, which are out of our control. Sorry, no refunds.|
Links to other great websites
|Here is a great website for a small jewelry botique we like. They are super friendly and have great customer service. We just love the ancient roman glass pieces!||http://www.oceanstarjewelry.com|
|If you like asian food, you'll need some good chopsticks. Order a pair and bring em to the mountain so you can enjoy your cup of noodles in style!||http://www.thechopstickstore.com|
|Fill up your gas tank before you arrive||The closest gas station is in Hefley Creek, 25km before you get to the resort.|
Frequently Asked Questions
Most common questions
|Are there any other additional charges on top of the price quoted?||If there is damage beyond normal wear, missing items, excessive cleaning charges or if there is smoking in the unit, you will be charged for repair or extra cleaning expenses.|
|What happens if we can't get there due to weather and arrive a day or two late. Do we have to pay for days we do not use?||We will not be responsible for lost days due to weather, transportation problems, illness, or other losses that are out of our control. There is travel insurance available to cover such loss.|
|Is your unit smoke free? (we are sensitive to smoke)||ABSOLUTLY, YES !|
|How much alcohol can we bring into Canada?||Each person 19 years of age or older is entitled to bring 24 - 12oz bottles of beer, or 2 - 750ml bottles of wine, or 40 ounces of hard liquor.|
|Why are there no taxes added to your rates when most others have to add 12% for Tax? Is it really tax free?||It is not tax free, we have already paid the taxes. Since we use our home personally more than 4 weeks per year, we are required to pay the GST taxes on the purchase price of the property and on all our expenses. We win by being able to use our place as much as we want, and you win by not having to pay the taxes.|
|We are flying in to Kamloops airport. How do we get transportation to Sun Peaks.||You may either rent an automobile, or use the Shuttle. For information on the Shuttle, see: http://www.sunstarshuttle.com/|
We are Bob and Sheryl Bjerk. Our primary home is a beach cabin on Puget Sound where we retired after operating a small animal veterinary clinic in Anacortes. We love the winter! Sheryl has done many years of ski patrolling at Mt. Baker and Snoqualmie pass. Bob is a dog sledding enthusiast and worked a number of years as a trail vet for the Iditarod sled dog race in Alaska. It’s no wonder that we choose to have our vacation home where we can ski and enjoy the snow.
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