We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
other travelers have booked this property


East facing view
36 reviews
East facing view
West facing porch
Dining table and kitchen view
Cooking island and sliding door to deck
Outdoor shower
Living Room windows..facing South
Downstair bedroom
Soaker Tub
Tub with lake view
Second bedroom leading to pond area
The Nest
Deck chairs facing South
Porch table and hammock
Outdoor shower in evening light
End of day at El Nido entrance
Sunrise July 30th
Garden Bench at pond side
Early morning on the deck
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Inquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Nelson, Kootenay Rockies, British Columbia
A three bedroom impeccably crafted hand-built home nestled in Douglas fir, Cedar and Maple trees ,with a commanding view of the Purcell Mountains, Kootenay Lake ,and the ever-changing sky.
We call it 'El Nido' (Spanish for 'The Nest') as you feel as if you are safely nestled amongst great trees ,with a bird's-eye view of lake, mountain and sky. Your heart will soar and your spirit and thoughts take flight from this Kootenay Lake home.
Totally private - it has embraced meditation and yoga retreats, parties,romantic getaways, weddings and family vacations. You will feel the peaceful and calming energy immediately upon entering....'beautifully stunning'', ''inspiring' 'peaceful' and 'WOW!!!' are words often spoken by guests here.
Enter the property from a winding driveway that thr...
Read more
Listing #FKN2898288
About the Owner
michael c
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Reviews from our community
Write a ReviewReviews (36)

1 - 3 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Incredibly relaxing vacation paradise! Super host who was available to answer any questions and provide information about the area. Highly recommended destination if you are looking for peace & quiet in a spacious, comfortable, cozy log cabin!

Thank Carole W
A FlipKey verified reviewer
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

See more reviews
Reviewed July 5, 2018

We booked one week for our 30th Wedding Anniversary. We were looking for absolute privacy, nature, wildlife, beautiful views, serenity and that's what we found high up on the cliff! Coffee and baileys on the deck sunbathing at 6am watching the hummingbirds flit all over...More

Thank Diana M
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Sauna
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Yard
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Ask about smoking
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
Show Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Hide Rates
About the neighborhood
The house sits above Kootenay Lake in a forested setting with 200 degree view of the lake..It has no neighbours or houses in site and is therefore TOTALLY private..and yet just a five minute drive from store,restaurant,ferry landing.Or a 30 minute drive to Nelson .
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Castlegar/Spokane: 60.3 mi
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 mi.
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
How can I contact the owner?
How will the owner contact me?
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
How do I pay?
Is my payment insured in any way?
Do you own a vacation rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from inquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travelers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travelers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests