Welcome to our Vacation Rental! 100% Recommended 29 Reviews
Welcome to our cozy ski condo at Sun Peaks. It is perfect for a great ski or summer getaway and is close to all amenities in the Village. We have made an effort to provide everything a vacationing family or couple would need to enjoy their stay.
- private hot tub
- full kitchen
- HD cable TV's/PVR's/DVD library
- hi-speed wireless internet
- secure underground parking
CHECK OUT OUR GUEST REVIEWS:
- We had a great experience at Gord and Bonita's place. The condo was clean, it had everything we needed, and an easy walk to the village. Finding the place was easy, too. Comfy beds and couches, clean bathroom and kitchen, awesome hot tub. We look forward to returning this winter!
- Gord and Bonitas place was amazing! As soon as we got there it felt very welcoming and cozy, not to mention the complimentary wine they left us for our 2 year anniversary, the place was a paradise for us from using the hot tub at any given time down to the selection of great movies for that late romantic dinner late at night when it's raining!
- We loved, loved, loved this place. Especially the handiness of the washer/dryer combo in the unit. The spa tub was great, and many an afternoon drinks were had in there while re-hashing the days events. You can tell the owners Gordon and Bonita, really do want you to have a great time in their condo. They are very attentive, friendly and approachable.
- A perfect unit for a small family or just two adults. The skiing was superb, followed by a glass of wine in the hot tub. The kitchen was well stocked, and there was a selection of restaurants in the village.
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All rates are in Canadian Dollars
There are no additional taxes or hidden fees - you pay only what is posted in our rate table
We offer reduced rates for longer stays, so do check us out!
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cozy and bright living room, kitchen, and dining area
living room and dining area with south facing windows and french doors opening to deck
comfortable living room with gas fireplace, leather sofa with queen foldout bed and a high definition tv, digital video recorder, dvd player
fully equipped modern kitchen - heated floor, dishwasher, stove, microwave
bedroom with comfy queen bed, closet, dresser, night tables, and television
bedroom with hdtv, dvr, dvd player, and a movie library
your own private hot tub to enjoy
view to mountain top from Crystal Forest
Crystal Forest condos
Crystal Forest courtyard on a sunny March day
view from the east
courtyard view from the deck
Crystal Forest courtyard in summer
view of Crystal Forest from Mount Morrisey
centrally located - close to lifts and village ammenities
secure underground parking
Welcome to Crystal Forest
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Rates are in canadian funds per night
NOTE: THERE ARE NO ADDED TAXES OR FEES
|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|
|Regular||Jan 1, 2017||Feb 9, 2017||
|Great conditions! Check out the Winter Wine Festival in January|
|Prime||Feb 10, 2017||Mar 26, 2017||
|Enjoy all three mountains in their prime!|
|Spring Skiing/Boarding||Mar 27, 2017||Apr 20, 2017||
|No line-ups, great skiing and boarding|
|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||No damage deposit collected|
|Less than 45 days prior to arrival||Full payment||At time of booking|
Ground floor unit with covered entrance and ski locker beside the door. Enter into a bright livingroom with earth tone furniture and pine tables. Livingroom has a gas fireplace and TV-PVR-DVD-stereo. Kitchen and dining room attached in an open plan. Bedroom down a hall with attached bathroom and in suite laundry area. Ground floor patio with a barbeque and private hot tub.
Sleeping Areas & Beds
beautifully decorated, quiet area, with TV-DVD
|Room Type||Private Bedroom (Has a door & windows)|
sofa bed with good mattress
|Room Type||Common Area (A living area with a temporary bed)|
|Beds||1 Queen Sofa Bed|
|Is Ensuite Bathroom||No|
|Includes||Hairdryer, Heated Floors, Shampoo, Soap|
Fully equipped kitchen with heated tile floors. Full size appliances and full set of dishes, pots, wine glasses, cutlery and cooking utensils. A BBQ with a set of BBQ utensils is on the patio.
|Basic Food Staples||Included|
cozy living area with a gas fireplace and chairs and couch in earth tones, a flat panel HD TV/DVD combination along with a PVR is wall mounted above firelace.
Pine table with four chairs and a large serving hutch beside a kitchen sitting bar with 3 pine bar stools
|BBQ||Propane BBQ on Deck with Tools|
|Coded Access||Coded access to parkade and front door|
|Complimentary Housekeeping||Provided at end of stay|
|Deck||Small private grade level deck overlooking courtyard|
|DVD Library||Assortment of DVD movies|
|DVD Player||Available in living room and bedroom|
|Fireplace||Gas Fireplace in living room|
|Guest Parking||Secure underground parking for one vehicle|
|Hairdryer||Available in bathroom|
|Hot Tub - Private||Private 5 person hot tub off deck|
|Internet Access - Wireless Internet||Free wired and wireless high speed internet|
|Iron and Ironing Board||Available in bedroom closet|
|Laundry Facilities||Stacking Washer/Dryer in unit|
|Patio Furniture||Two patio chairs are available for use on the deck|
|Resort Information||Brochures in unit|
|Safety Equipment||Smoke Detectors, Sprinklers, Fire Extinguisher|
|Stereo||Small stereo with Bluetooth/USB/FM/CD player|
|TV-Digital or HDTV||Two HDTV's with HD cable programming, PVR's, and DVD players - living room and bedroom|
|Yard - Shared||Grassy treed courtyard in centre of complex|
|Deck||Private grade-level deck provides access to public courtyard in centre of complex|
|Fireplace||Propane fire pit is available in middle of public courtyard|
|Guest Parking||Additional non-secure parking is available first come first served at entrance to parkade|
|Parking - Over Height Available||There are a few first come first served overheight parking spots at the entrance to Crystal Forest. In the summer streetside parking is available on the even sides of Sun Peaks roads. In winter parking lots P2 & P3 are available to the west and P5 to the east.|
|Pool||Recreation Centre is a 2 minute walk to the west|
|Resort Information||Activity and Information Centre in Village Day Lodge|
brochures and ski hill maps available in the condo. Housekeeping complimentary after stay. hi-speed wireless Internet access.
Location & Map
European style condo complex that is a 2 minute walk to the lifts and a 5 minute walk into the centre of the main village where there is grocery and amenity shopping as well as a number of restaurants and bars. It is a 3 minute walk to the recreation center with a outdoor pool, skating rink ( summer - tennis court ). The golf course club house is in the main lodge in the village.
Access Time to Lifts
|Less than 5 minutes walk|
|Ski in ONLY|
Access Time to Shops & Restaurants
|Less than 5 minutes walk|
Access Time to Grocery Stores
|Less than 5 minutes walk|
|All property title and ownership are verified independently by AlluraDirect.com at the time that the property is listed.|
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|Owners who participate in the online credit card processing system have undergone additional screening through their payment processing application.|
|All owners must agree to AlluraDirect.com's Terms of Service Agreement, which outlines minimum mandatory standards, terms of account termination, and the formal guest complaints process.|
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Suitability & Eligibility Policies
|Adults - Min Age to Stay: 19||primary renter 19+ years|
|Non-Smokers Only||Absolutely NO smoking|
|Young Adult Groups 17-24 With Accompanying Age-Eligible Adult(s)|
|Not Suitable For:|
|Pets||Sorry, no pets (due to returning guests with allergy issues)|
|Young Adult Only Groups 17-24|
Reservation & Cancellation Policies
|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 and rebooked rate:refunds will be subject to a 4% cancellation fee.|
|Courtesy Hold Reservations||We do not hold reservation without payment. Payment is required for reservation confirmation|
|Delayed Arrivals||no refunds. we are not responsible for arrival delays|
|Delivery of Instructions and Access Information||Emailed when balance of payment is paid. Later for last minute reservations|
|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 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 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
|Check-In Time||4 PM. Earlier check-ins may be possible- please confirm|
|Check-Out Time||10 AM. You will be charged $35 if our cleaners arrive and you are still in the suite|
|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||Guest is responsible for paying excessive cleaning costs stemming from extraordinary cleaning above the standard typical Guest stay. Cleaning associated with defacing the property, or above the standard fees is considered property damage.|
|Excessive Noise||Guests are expected to maintain noise levels acceptable to others enjoying Crystal Forest. See our 'Terms of Eviction'|
|Housekeeping||Includes clean on arrival: cleaned after departure:every 7th day if staying for more than 8 days. additional cleaning may be scheduled at the guests expense|
|Internet Availability & Usage||Free hi-speed wireless internet is provided.|
|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 Resort.|
|Maintenance Emergencies||Emergency phone numbers are provided in the unit.|
|Maximum Sleeping Capacity||four people overnight (excluding children under two) Excess occupants without owner's knowledge will result in eviction.|
|Missing Items||Guests authorize a credit card charge for missing items as per my stated damage deposit policies.|
|Parking & Ticketing||Free secure underground parking is provided for one vehicle. Subject to a height restriction of 7' 9|
|Property Damage||Guest authorizes up to a $500 CAD charge on their card upon departure in the event of property damage.|
|Rental Accommodation Zoning||Property is zoned for nightly rental.|
|Ski & Snowboard Gear Storage||Private lockable ski and snowboard storage is provided.|
|Terms of Eviction||2 complaints will result in eviction by security service. Will be evicted for excessive noise, common and private property damage, disturbing the peace|
|Fill up your gas tank before you arrive|
Gord and Bonita are long-time residents of Kamloops (in fact Bonita was born here), have two grown children, and have had the pleasure of experiencing Sun Peaks for many years. Gord and the girls have enjoyed the great snowboarding at Sun Peaks while Bonita has prefered cross-country skiing over the downhill. During the summer, we have enjoyed the wild flowers, biking, hiking, swimming, as well as fly fishing in the lakes nearby. We hear the golfing is great too! Thanks for checking us out and we hope you get a chance to sample Sun Peaks soon and enjoy it as much as we have!
A very enjoyable stay
Peter from Port Coquitlam, Canada
Date: Sep-05-2016 for a stay in Sep 2016
We had a great experience at Gord and Bonita's place. The condo was clean, it had everything we needed, and an easy walk to the village. Finding the place was easy, too. Comfy beds and couches, clean bathroom and kitchen, awesome hot tub. We look forward to returning this winter!View Full Review
Nicholas from Surrey, Canada
Date: Aug-31-2016 for a stay in Aug 2016
Gord and Bonitas place was amazing! As soon as we got there it felt very welcoming and cozy, not to mention the complimentary wine they left us for our 2 year anniversary, the place was a paradise for us from using the hot tub at any given time down to the selection of great movies for that late romantic dinner late at night when it's raining!
The owner were very patient with us and were quick to cater to our requests the best they can! I have already told a bunch of friends about the little getaway and we are all planning a trip back up there for the winter! Thanks for the wonderful stay.View Full Review
LaDawne from Calgary, Canada
Date: Aug-25-2016 for a stay in Aug 2016
This was the perfect getaway in August. We normally visit Sun Peaks in the winter, but thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this perfect home away from home. We may have to make this our yearly summer getaway.View Full Review
Month of Heaven in Crystal Forest, Village
Rob from Cottonwood, United States
Date: Aug-06-2016 for a stay in Jul 2016
Nikki had a great month, and I enjoyed my short stay and meeting both of you at dinner. Sun Peaks is a beautiful place; we are going to find a way to purchase our own little slice of heaven and have a retreat to go to when it is to hot here. Thanks again for everything, it was wonderful. Rob & Nikki RowenView Full Review
Chris from Vancouver, Canada
Date: Mar-27-2016 for a stay in Mar 2016
We had a wonderful stay at your home! Very peaceful and comfortable. The kids loved the chocolate and we loved the wine! Thank you very much for having us!View Full Review
Lovely condo, they have thought of everything!
Deirdre from Toronto, Canada
Date: Mar-22-2016 for a stay in Mar 2016
Brilliant use of space in this condo, feels bigger than it is, and it obviously shows pride of ownership and excellent maintenance. Owners have thoughtfully prepared good instructions to find the condo, unload the car, find the lifts etc. and there is an information binder within the unit, along with trail maps etc.
I have rented many condos through alluradirect in the past and I would say this one provides the best information in terms of anticipating guest needs and questions. Loved the easy access to the garage, the convenient and secure ski locker right outside the door, and all the amenities that are a real lift for managing away from home: spices & seasonings, coffee, filters, paper products, food wraps etc. Of course the private hot tub was a much-used feature after a day on the slopes!View Full Review
Bill from Kamloops, Canada
Date: Mar-05-2016 for a stay in Feb 2016
Wonderful condo in a delightful location. This was our eighth time here and it is better than ever.View Full Review
Early Season Good Snow & Stay
patrick from bedford, Canada
Date: Jan-31-2016 for a stay in Dec 2015
Early season trip - very good value. Well kept and appointed. Quality bedding & nice towels. Convenient parking and access for unloading luggage - and equipment (storage locker). Furniture comfortable and sturdy. Heated floor in kitchen nice touch. Arrival coffee. Pleased with choice - easy to recommend. Patrick DalyView Full Review
Mark from Kamloops, Canada
Date: Dec-18-2015 for a stay in Dec 2015
My wife and I had a great two night stay. The condo was exactly as described and the hot tub perfect after each day of skiing. We'll definitely be back!View Full Review
Sun Peaks Accomodation
Elaine from Kareela, Australia
Date: Mar-22-2015 for a stay in Mar 2015
We loved, loved, loved this place. Especially the handiness of the washer/dryer combo in the unit. The spa tub was great, and many an afternoon drinks were had in there while re-hashing the days events. You can tell the owners Gordon and Bonita, really do want you to have a great time in their condo. They are very attentive, friendly and approachable.
The only thing missing from this condo are "rock" glasses. They have tall glasses, and loads of wine glasses but no short glasses for whiskey or my Baileys! They had everything else in that kitchen, even other supplies, which is handy when traveling. Overall a great place to stay.
I highly recommend this place.View Full Review
A Wonderful Holiday
Bill from Kamloops, Canada
Date: Mar-12-2015 for a stay in Mar 2015
Perfect white xmas paradise
Jane from Stanwell Park, Australia
Date: Jan-06-2015 for a stay in Dec 2014
Loved Sunpeaks. Very comfortable condo. Perfect size for the 3 of us to spend a white xmas. Easy walk to the village. Enjoyed a daily hot tub. The extra treats and the xmas decorations were extra special. Thanks. Will definitely be back. Thank you.View Full Review
sharon from Chilliwack, Canada
Date: Sep-08-2014 for a stay in Aug 2014
Excellent, what a lovely home.. My family and I really enjoyed our break at sunpeaks..beautiful condo which was clean well situated and a home away from home, would highly recommend . Loved the hot tub..thank youView Full Review
Relaxing, cosy and comfortable home from home!
A FlipKey verified reviewer from London
On arrival the welcome note, wine and chocolates were a wonderful greeting plus the welcome folder provided heaps of useful condo and village information. Everything in the well-appointed apartment was spotless and items were exactly where they were supposed to be. Nice added touches like gorgeous candles, spices and condiments for use in the very clean and utensil-complete kitchen as well as cool iPod docking stations really made staying at the condo feel like being at home. The mattress was firm which I really prefer and it was great to find extra blankets even though I never needed them. I loved sitting by the fire after a hard day Nordic skiing and soaking away my aches in the hot tub in the falling snow. It was useful having the ski locker where I could put my Nordic boots and skis at night. I loved being away from the main village and shops as it was quieter and a short ten minute walk along the Forest Trail, starting at the Ice Skating Rink, was a beautiful way to get to the village for a morning latte at Vertical Cafe, rather than walking by the road. The road was lit up at night time when I walked back from dinner in the village. I had a particularly good vegan pizza at Bella Pasta. The supermarket had good stocks of veggies and massive punnets of fresh strawberries which were reasonably priced and delicious. There was nothing I could honestly say about the condo which I did not like! I would most definitely go back to the condo as it made the holiday so much more enjoyable than staying in a hotel.
Excellent as always
A FlipKey verified reviewer from Deep River
We have rented this condo for several seasons now. This year as in the past everything was in excellent condition. The unit is well laid out and appointed. It is a very welcome place to come home to after a day of skiing. We are happy to recommend this condo to anyone looking for a cozy place to stay in any season at Sun Peaks
The condo, the location, the mountains, the conditions all wow!
A FlipKey verified reviewer from Sechelt BC
The condo is well situated close to the lift and close enough to town yet very quiet. The condo is well appointed and has many nice little touches like cables for ipods/computers. Overall the condo is very comfortable and has the feeling that the ownners take great pride in it. A very positive experience and I would not hesitate to recommend this unit or stay in it again!
Delightful accommodations in a wonderful setting
A FlipKey verified reviewer from Kamloops BC
A perfect unit for a small family or just two adults. The skiing was superb, followed by a glass of wine in the hot tub. The kitchen was well stocked, and there was a selection of restaurants in the village.
This place was awesome value.
A FlipKey verified reviewer from Burnaby BC
We found this unit to fit our needs perfectly. The kitchen is great, and the hot tub is divine. The place was very clean and neat. Thank you for the courtesy bottle of wine! We had slight trouble with the internet until I found my computer was trying to link up with a neighbour's weak open signal. We did not mind at all the 4 mins of skating required to get to where the ski slope begins. It is nice to be on the ground floor.
A FlipKey verified reviewer from North Vancouver
The condo was great, well equiped, and tidy. The hot tub was fantastic!
Great spot, great skiing, great condo, just great!!
A FlipKey verified reviewer from Kamloops
Five days of skiing, each day better than the previous. Drag ourselves back to this perfect little condo to soak in the hot tub with a glass of wine. Life doesn't get better than this!
A FlipKey verified reviewer from Vancouver
This place was wonderful. Everything was clean, where it should be, and comfortable. The hot tub is great after a day on the mountain. The fireplace is warm and inviting. The place is in close proximity to the lifts. Parking was easy. Nothing was broken. Conditions on Sun Peaks was better than i could've asked for. Overall it is a fantastic place and I would go back without hesitation. Highly recommended!
Eric Davey from Ontario
We have been renting this condo for several years and it has always been kept in tip top condition. It is a cozy and welcoming home to return to after a day on the mountain.
Excellent stay and weather
A FlipKey verified reviewer from Sammamish Washington
During our stay, the weather was absolutely perfect, so the location was great. However, in order to get to the chair lifts for skiing, we had to drive, but we didn't mind that either. The room was very comfortable and cozy, and we especially liked the heated floors. The hot tub was also great whenever we came home from a long day of skiing. Thank you very much!
Best weekend ever!
A FlipKey verified reviewer from Kamloops
Gord and Bonita have a lovely place at sunpeaks and my boyfriend and I had the best weekend spending it at their condo. All you need to bring for your stay is food, wine and your snowboard. Going in the hot tub after a day of boarding was unreal, curling up to the fireplace on a chilly winter night was romantic. The location was great-so close to the village and right across from the skating rink (both of which we enjoyed) We plan to book again this season!
They thought of all the small details here
A FlipKey verified reviewer from Kamloops
From a gift bottle of wine for us on the table to coffee in the freezer, they had everything covered here. The location was very close to the village and the underground parking was a bonus. The unit was small (average for a ski resort condo) but had everything you would want. At the end of the day, we soaked in the hot tub right on the deck, then relaxed on the couch. We would definately stay again.
Perfect Ski Getaway
A FlipKey verified reviewer from Kamloops BC
Clean, cozy, and super comfortable! We had a great stay at Gord & Bonita's place over a few days of outstanding skiing. The special touches were a great surprise (wine, chocolates, and birthday card with birthday beer!) that added to a great getaway. Nothing like a hot tub soak at the end of a great day of skiing. This is a great place for a couple to enjoy Sun Peaks. Thanks again to G&B;.
4 thumbs up
A FlipKey verified reviewer from chilliwack
Great local,centered between lifts and town.Just a short snowy walk. Everything we needed was there. Just needed to bring skies and steaks for bbq. The hot tube was hot. That has to be the best way to end your day. :0) My wife and I could not find any falt. I don't want to say to many good things or it will be all booked up next year.lol.
Excellent Vacation Home
Eric Davey from Ontario
Gord and Bonita Wiens provide a very cosy and well equipped vacation condo in the quiet Crystal Forest complex. The location is short stroll to the village and readily accessible to the village and Morrissey ski lifts by skiable village paths. We have enjoyed their condo on many occasions over the past five years, and always found it clean, well prepared, and a restful home away from home.
The best ski vacation ever:)
A FlipKey verified reviewer from Burnaby BC
Very nice, cozy and renovated condo with lots of pleasant futures - like private hot tub, heated floors, LCD TVs and more... Very kind and responsive hosts:)