A Beautiful South Okanagan Vacation Home, Close to Beaches and Fun!
This home easily accommodates multi-family gatherings: Festival and touring groups (ski tours, wine tours, art tours, bike tours), visiting Hockey School families, and Ironman athlete teams. There are 6 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2 kitchens, 2 living rooms, 2 dining rooms, 2 dens, and 3 decks! to take in the fabulous views, allowing plenty of space for everyone! There is a large, sunny lush backyard for fun and games, complete with apple, plum and cherry trees. A "Secret Garden" shady, quiet space allows for more relaxing times. The location is private, overlooking Skaha Lake, with gorgeous mountain views, in a quiet neighborhood near Eastside Rd. in Skaha Estates. Only 3 mins away on Laguna Lane, you will find Skaha Estates private community beach: very shallow warm waters, with a good boat access and a swimming dock. At this secluded beach, there is a large sunny expanse of lawn with tall pine trees for shade, and a lovely long beach front. The town of Okanagan Falls is a short drive for more beaches, groceries or gas. Attractions in "the Falls" include the Okanagan Falls Market, the KVR (Kettle Valley Rail) Hiking Trail, and the KVR (jump off!) Trestle. A leisurely visit to TickleBerries Ice Cream is mandatory afterwards! World class winter steeps at Apex Mountain resort: 30 minutes away. Summer -time beaches, boating, hiking, golf, rock climbing at Skaha Bluffs, mountain biking, cross country biking, road biking and award winning wineries just out the door!
Sunnybay Estate: Suitable for Families and for Mature Adults on 'Tour' (Music Fest, Hike, Bike, Wine, Jazz Festival, Rock Climbing).
Entrance from Main Floor up to Second Floor - Coming through the Main Floor Etched Glass Front Doors Guests Are Greeted by a Lovely Bright & Skylight Lit Winding Staircase Leading to the Upper Main Floor.
Top Floor Hall - the Large Overhead Skylight Opens this Hall to a Music Room in the Background, through French Glass Doors.
Kitchen - this is the Main Upper Floor Kitchen. There is an Upper Floor Deck off this Kitchen with Beautiful Veiws of the Lake and the Mountains. the Kitchen Was Recently Renovated with Black Granite Countertops.
Kitchen - all of the Major Appliances and Necessary Cookware/Bakeware, Utensils Are Provided. There is Cupboard Space for all of your Staples, and a Large Side by Side Refrigerator/ Freezer to Fill with Fresh Okanagan Fruits and Vegetables, Or Tickleberries Ice Cream! Basic Spices, Cooking Oil, Plastic and Foil Wraps, and Cleaning Supplies Are Provided.
Upper Living Room - the Large Living Room Windows Look Westward to the Lake and Mountains for Fabulous Sunset Views.
Upper Music Room - Electric Piano, Trumpet, Glockenspiel, Guitars, Penny Flutes, African Shakers, and a Variety of Cd'S Are Here for your Enjoyment. this is Also a Lovely Room to Close the French Doors and Put your Feet up with a Good Book Or Have a Quiet Conversation.
Top Floor- Back Deck - a Large Table for your Outdoor Meals, Taking in the Amazing Okanagan Valley Views.
Upper Floor Master Bedroom - this Queen Bedroom has its Own Ensuite with Jacuzzi Tub. There is a Private Deck with a Bistro Set for you to Sit with a Cool one, Relax and Enjoy the Morning Or Evening Lake and Mountain Views.
Top Floor BD # 3 - another Queen Awaits in a Large Bedroom with Lots of Closet Space, and a Good Sized Dresser.
Top Floor BD # 2 - a Double Bed is Ready in the Lovely 1904 Antique Room. this Room has a Very Large Highboy Dresser with Plenty of Closet Room as Well.
Main Bathroom, Upper Floor - another Skylight Brightens this Large Bathroom. the Owner Provides Special Beach Towels for all of You. they Are Stored in a Cupboard Here. a Dispenser on the Tub Wall has Shampoo, Conditioner, Shower Gel and Liquid Body Soap for You.
Main Floor Living Room - this Main Floor Living Room is a more Quiet Sitting Or Reading Space, Away from the Kitchen, Den and Deck Areas. it is Situated Facing the Front of the Home.
Main Floor Dining Room - another Dining Room, If Guests Need this Space for more Formal Meals.
Main Floor Small Kitchen - as with the Upper Floor Kitchen, all Basic Dishware/Glassware, Cooking and Baking Items Are Supplied. Basic Spices, Plastic and Foil Wraps, and Cleaning Supplies Are Also Provided.
Main Floor BD # 5 - this is a Large Bedroom with a Comfy Queen Bed, and a Large Chest of Drawers. There is Plenty of Room in the Closet.
Main Floor BD # 6 - this Room has a Comfortable Double Bed, another Clothing Storage Chest, and a Good Sized Closet.
Main Bathroom, Main Floor - this Bathroom Serves 2 Bedrooms on the Main Floor. There Are Special Beach Towels Stored Here as Well. as in the Main Upper Floor Bath, There is a Dispenser on the Tub Wall Here which Provides you with Shampoo, Conditioner, Shower Gel and Liquid Bath Soap.
Main Floor Back Deck - this Deck Serves the Main Flloor of the Home. There is a Patio Table Set Here for Meals to be Taken outside, Enjoying the Fresh Air and Mountain Views. the Deck has a Stairway down to the Backyard to Access Play Area/ Secret Garden/ Patio and Bbq.
Backyard View from Top Deck - this Yard is Large Enough for Lots of Fun. Bocce Ball, Croquet, Volleyball Game Sets Are all Available. Owner Also has Blow up Floaties, and Pumps- for those who May Want to Take a Leisurely Float down the Penticton River Channel!
Backyard View from Top Deck - the View Looking Towards the Secret Garden.
Main Floor Backyard View - Deer Visit Daily from the Nature Area, through the Back Fence.
Patio and Natural Gas Bbq - Meals May Also be Served at Ground Level on this Patio Area, Closer to the Bbq and Yard Area
Patio View from Top Deck - you See the Patio- Looking down from the Very Top Upper Deck.
Secret Garden - this is a Lovely Shaded Area to Relax, Read, Nap, Or Have a Quiet Conversation In. the Temperature is Often 10c Cooler on a Hot Summer Day! There Are Lounge Chairs for you and a Lovely Rock Garden, Grape Vines and a Cherry Tree!
Secret Garden - Looking Towards the Grape Vines.
Sw Side of the Home - this is the View from the Secret Garden Towards the Home.
Back View Decks and Yard - the Large Upper Deck is off the Upper Main Kitchen, the Long Main Floor Deck is off the Small Kitchen/Den. this Lovely Green Large Backyard Faces South- with a Fabulous Bright Sunny Exposure. the Decks, Secret Garden, and Large Trees Provide Easy Access to Cooler Temperatures and Shade. Do Come for a Visit!
Sunnybayestate. your Home Away from Home, in the Sunny Okanagan!
Award Winning Wineries Just down the Road! Come for the Okanagan Fall Wine Festival- Taste and Tour over 100 Wineries!
Any Season- Enjoy an Okanagan Sunset from the Front Deck, Sipping Okanagan Wine of Course!
In Spring Time you Will See the Bighorn Sheep While you Hike South near Vaseaux Lake.
Stay in July for the Annual Axel Meryckx Granfondo - an Amazing Cycling Event: Ride 160 KM Or Cheer the Riders on!
The Granfondo Tours many South Okanagan Backroads.
On the Ironman Route: Macintyre Bluff, South on Hwy #97, has Great Hiking Trails Year round, Leading to the Top and Amazing Views!.
December to April Stay for a Sunnybayestate Winter Vacation and Ski at Apex Mountain Resort: Best Steeps in Canada!
We Easily Accomodate Motorcycle Touring Groups!
Any Season, Hike the Beautiful Views Just up the Hill
Lovely Skaha Lake for an Early Morning Water Ski, Boating, Swimming, Biking & Walking Trails Await your Arrival
A Dusky Skaha Lake. Relax, as you Watch the Setting Sun Sink beyond the Hills.