The SpacePrivate driveway and entrance to use of suite that includes a 238sqft bedroom with attached full ensuite and queen bed. This room has new wood plank flooring and recently renovated 3 piece bathroom with tub/shower. Bedroom is just off a large living/dining room area. Kitchen complete with all necessities including small appliances. Laundry room is off the kitchen. Approximately 1,000 sq. ft. total space. (See separate listing should you require exclusive use of this area or, inquire through this listing.) Guest AccessGuests will enter the suite through a private level entry.
Outside you can enjoy your own quiet secluded lawn area surrounded by trees and nature. For some lovely natural wooded walking trails, simply walk up to Little Mountain park a few minutes away. For more hiking trails is only a 15 min. walk.
By request, access to a cozy seasonal fire pit for roasting weiners, baking potatoes, grilling steaks, or quiet evening conversations. The upper yard area, and the rest of the 10 acres is private, nature trails just a few min. away.
Shared use of the washer and dryer are located in the separate entranceway which leads into the kitchen, to the right of kitchen is a large living/dining room area. At the end of the living room is a door into the bedroom and ensuite.
Another door off the living room area, will lead you down a hallway to 2nd bedroom (230 sq ft), mini fridge, and a bathroom with a sink, toilet and shower, but not included in this listing. Should you require a 2nd bedroom, please see separate listing.
Please do not trust your GPS, get my personal, very easy directions to save getting lost. Interaction with GuestsWe are usually around to assist with suggestions of places to explore, dine, hike, swim, golf and more. Feel free to express your desire to either interact with social visits or, for complete privacy. Local weekly paper has excellent coverage of local events visit: friam dot ca, no spaces and dot is actually a period The NeighborhoodOur countryside neighbourhood is quiet and peaceful. Walking trails are everywhere, and you can walk to town through forest trails. Only minutes to town, beach, hiking, skiing, community pool / ice arena, gyms, skating arena, curling, golf courses, and riding stables.
Be sure to pick up a Friday am or check it out online: friam dot (as in a period) ca........ to see all local activities and entertainment for the week. Getting AroundWe are approx. 7 min to town, by car, and a little less to the hospital, even less time to supermarket, indoor skating arena, gyms, public swimming pool. Just a short walk to public transport. A taxi to town costs approx. $12
Nearby towns include Sicamous 20 min, Enderby 15min, Vernon 40 min, Armstrong 30 min, Kelowna and Kamloops 1.5hrs (airport 1 hr 15 min.), Revelstoke 1 hr 15 min. We are half way between Vancouver and Calgary. Other Things to NoteOur property is minutes to walking and hiking trails. Outside the suite private areas for sitting to enjoy a picnic, evening fire, or relaxing in the sun. We are a 5 min to town and hospital. For winter guests we are within 15 min. to Larch Hills Cross Country Ski trails and 45 min. to Silver Star downhill and cross country trails, and approx 1 hour 30 min to Revelstoke Ski Hills, Big White, and Sun Peaks. Summer guests enjoy a short 5 min drive to Canoe Beach.
Either drive to town (5 min) or walk through trails almost all of the way to town then you could catch a bus back; all downhill to town, all uphill back.
The Community Centre swimming pool, hot tub, and gym is a 3 min drive or a 25 min walk through forest trails.
Four golf courses are within minutes away; Salmon Arm Championship Golf Course, Canoe Creek, Club Shuswap, and Sonseekers. A short 25 minute drive to Hyde Mountain, Mable Lake Golf and Country Club, Shuswap Lake Estates, and Eagle River, and 45 min to Talking Rock in Chase B.C.
Enderby is 15 min away and you may float down the river for hours, Armstrong 25 min away and Vernon 40 min. We are 1.5 hrs to Kelowna, Kamloops and Revelstoke and half way between Vancouver and Calgary.
Other Listings: We have the following room/suite options listed in separate listings:
Large private quiet room w/kitchen rural setting
Use of suite includes large Main Bedroom, full 3 piece Ensuite, large Living and Dining Room area, Kitchen and Laundry, Private Drive and Entrance. Sharing briefly each day the use of kitchen with one other guest although, most of the time you will be the only ones using kitchen, dining and living room..
Peaceful Private Suite-private entrance/driveway~
same as above but with exclusive use of kitchen, living room, dining, and separate shared laundry
Quiet Private 2 bdrm 2 bath Suite ~
all of the above that includes the 2nd bedroom and bathroom
Quiet Room/Bath Private Entrance ~
The 2nd bedroom with private 3 piece bath (shower), private entrance and access laundry, by request. This is our econo room, very basic, nothing fancy, clean and bright.
Blue Room w/ Den ~ this room is in the main living area of the house. Entrance is through main kitchen, room is quiet, bright and spacious. The Den is ideal to sit, relax, work or watch a movie on your computer (lots available to choose from here) Bathroom is across the hallway.