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Country: Canada Suburb/Town: Nelson City: Nelson State/Province/Region: British Columbia Type of home: House Located: on the lake Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3 Sleeps: 6
Our home:

Located 3 miles from the beautiful city of Nelson, our home sits on a wonderful beach on the 120 mile long Kootenay Lake in Southeastern British Columbia. Although it is a great summer home it also is close to one of the best Ski Hills in Canada (As recognized by Ski Canada Magazine) - Whitewater Ski Resort. If you are searching for luxury accommodation with great ski and summer activities in what has been described by the Los Angeles Times as one of the most picturesque and interesting small cities in North America then this house is for you.

Home amenities

  • BBQ,
  • Balcony,
  • Bath,
  • Cable/Satellite TV,
  • Carport,
  • Clothes Washer/Dryer,
  • Computer,
  • Dishwasher,
  • Fans,
  • Fireplace,
  • Garden-Yard,
  • Heating,
  • Internet Access,
  • Microwave,
  • Patio/Deck,
  • TV/DVD
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Our neighborhood:

Kootenay Lake is 120 miles long and can be accessed using our boat for the spring and summer months. We have one year round neigbour next to us and 4 summer cottages on either side of us. Our property is easily accessed immediately off the highway with a paved driveway leading to a 2 car garage.

With over 50 restaurants and bars in Nelson, there is no shortage of nighttime activity all year long. It has been said that the shopping in Nelson is the best for any city of its size anywhere.

Local Activities

  • Art Gallery,
  • Beach,
  • Biking,
  • Boating,
  • Cafes,
  • Canoeing,
  • Fishing,
  • Golf,
  • Gymnasium,
  • Hiking,
  • Historical Sites,
  • Ice Skating,
  • Kids Activities,
  • Lake,
  • Museum,
  • Night Clubs,
  • Parks,
  • Playing Fields,
  • Public Library,
  • Pubs Clubs,
  • Rafting,
  • Restaurants,
  • River,
  • Rock Climbing,
  • Sailing,
  • Shopping,
  • Tennis,
  • Water Skiing,
  • Windsurfing

Our Houseswap preferences

Swap type: Simultaneous Preferred start date: February 2013 Length of Swap: 1 month Preferred destinations: Hawaii - Oahu Open to offers?: yes

Other preferences

  • Car swap negotiable,
  • Non smokers only
Number of travellers: 2 Languages spoken: English
About us:

We are the owners of  a Marina 14 miles from Nelson on the Lake. Our jobs dictate that we need to be in Nelson for the busy May thru September months. We are very neat and tidy and pay a lot of attention to cleanliness in and around the house. We have 3 kids  away at college & work in Vancouver. We enjoy travel anywhere and would entertain all location exchanging around the world.


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Profile ID number: 498
Listed by: Pat
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