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Pear Suite 2 bedroom ( king & queen) dream kitchen, deck, bbq, wifi, fenced yard

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 6 nights

About the property

Beautiful 2 bedroom Pear Suite with dream kitchen, deck off living room & bdrm

The Pear 2 Bedroom( King & Queen ) Suite in a house located on the top level. Dream kitchen with center island, pullout pantry & stainless steel appliances. Deck off living room and master bedroom with bbq , outside dining, and fenced yard with 7 fruit trees. Easy walk to downtown restaurants. Easy walk to wineries on Naramata Bench and right across from the KVR Trail.

You may relax in the beautiful landscaped garden with small pond, fountain, trees, and large outside deck. Okanagan beach and the restaurants in Penticton are an 800m walk (10 min) or a 2 minute bicycle ride.

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Owner
Aileen Houston
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 23, 2017

About Aileen Houston

Aileen and Duncan Houston

Aileen grew up in PEI. Attended UNB in Fredericton graduating with a BBA in 1986. Sold real estate in Halifax NS for 9 years then moved to Penticton and started Orchard Suites in 2004. Aileen is a member of the Penticton Tennis Clubs and plays tennis pretty much daily between April and November.

Duncan grew up in England. Graduated from University of Glasgow, Scotland with a degree in Marine Engineering in 1983. Moved to Saint John NB in 1986 to work as an engineer for Saint John Navel Systems. Duncan and Aileen married in 1988. Duncan and Aileen run Orchard Suites together. Duncan loves sailing and sails 'Sail's Call' his 32' sailboat most days between May and October.

Aileen Houston purchased this apartment in 2004

Why Aileen Houston chose Okanagan Valley

Gorgeous Orchard with spectacular cherry tree, apricot tree, 2 plum trees, pear tree, 2 apple trees.. Loads of light as house has an abundance of windows.

The suites transition seamlessly from the kitchens to the decks and outdoor dining under the Cherry Tree or the Golden Rain Tree beside the fountain; perfect for enjoying morning coffee, sipping wine, or bbqing.

Great neighbourhood close to downtown, and wineries. KVR Trail is right across the road which is perfect for cycling, running, walking the dog, etc.

The weather in Penticton is the best in Canada. Orchard Suites is close to the beach and the Penticton Marina. Okanagan Lake is 80 miles long and is perfect for boating as you can easily moor in lots of quaint places, like Naramata, Summerland, Peachland, Kelowna, and lots of parks and coves that are beautiful and peaceful.

What makes this apartment unique

Everything is provided that you need to enjoy a week or longer at Orchard Suites. And the weather is the best in Canada.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Love this area! Hope to be back soon!
Sep 2009
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Reviews

4.2/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

Annapolis, MD
4

Vacation value

  • 4 of 5

The Pear Suite at 104 Lower Bench Road in Penticton is not fancy. It is a modest two bedroom apartment with a well equipped, newer kitchen, comfortable beds and a management that assures the place is clean. It is situated very close to town and to the wineries north of town. Parking can be a little tight but it is sufficient and overall this is a good value for what you get. I would return and recommend it to others.

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for staying with us! Hope to see you another time. Best Aileen
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4

Nice Place to stay in Penticton

  • 4 of 5

Our family of 4 enjoyed staying in the Pear Suite in the Orchard Suites in Penticton. The bedrooms were large with comfortable beds, the kitchen was large and well stocked with dishes, pots and pans, and the bathroom was clean and functional, with lots of towels for us to use. The living room was small, more of a wide hallway, but we spent very little time there because of the great weather and a variety of activities to do in Penticton. There is a deck with a barbeque opening onto a good sized yard. A bonus was the plum tree loaded with tasty fruit right off the deck. It is in a great location, and just across the street was the KVR trail, which is a great walking and biking trail lined with orchards.The house was only a few minutes from the beach and the marina.

The only criticism was the sprinkler system that came on two evenings we were there between 9 and 10 pm. Both evenings we were coming home just as the sprinklers started, and there was no way to get into the suite without getting soaked.

Overall, we enjoyed the suite and our time in Penticton. The owners were friendly and helpful, and we would certainly book this location in future years if we head back to Penticton.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for staying with us Murray and Ellen and your 2 children. It was very nice to host you! Sorry about the sprinkler system. Wish we didn't have to irrigate at all, but alas the 7 fruit trees would suffer. The best time to irrigate is at the end of the day and the noise from water running late has been an issue for other guests trying to sleep so 9 til 10 pm seemed like the best compromise. After your concern though, we'll change it to 10 til 11pm instead. Thanks for the feedback. Aileen
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4

Wonderful peaceful rental suites

  • 4 of 5

The owners were friendly, helpful and informative. We had a little problem with the parts in the toilet tank giving out during our stay. We informed the owners, and they had it all fixed up like new before we got back from our day out touring. The yard is beautiful and there was lots of space for us and our three dogs who traveled with us. I would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: May 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us. We enjoyed your visit. You are both such easy going and friendly people. It was a pleasure to host your family. Hope to see you again, maybe this summer? Best, Aileen and Duncan Houston
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4

Lovely relaxing space

  • 4 of 5

We found the apartment clean and bright, with a very well equipped kitchen and a lovely peaceful back garden. The beds were comfy and it was an easy walk to trails, downtown and the lake. It was a friendly place for our young daughter. Thanks for a great stay!

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Penny. We really enjoyed you as a guest as well! Aileen
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Vancouver, BC
5

Great unit

  • 5 of 5

This was a really nice suite. Very spacious, and provided all the amenities we needed. We could eat at a table inside or outsie on the patio deck and barbeque. It was quiet and very clean and decorated very nice.

I stayed with my 1 year old and husband, and we were extremely pleased with the unit. I will stay there again for sure!!

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for staying with us! We really enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you again. Best, Aileen
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Rates & Availability

Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter Rate
Jan 1 2017 - Mar 14 2017
3 night minimum stay
$69
 
 
April rate
Mar 15 2017 - Apr 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$95
 
 
Early May rate
May 1 2017 - May 21 2017
4 night minimum stay
$99
 
 
Late May rate
May 22 2017 - May 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$111
 
 
June rate
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 19 2017
4 night minimum stay
$122
 
 
end of june
Jun 20 2017 - Jun 30 2017
5 night minimum stay
$134
 
 
Early Summer
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 14 2017
6 night minimum stay
$168
 
 
Summer
Jul 15 2017 - Aug 27 2017
6 night minimum stay
$176
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 28 2017 - Sep 3 2017
6 night minimum stay
$168
 
 
September
Sep 4 2017 - Sep 30 2017
5 night minimum stay
$134
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$134
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $53 + Tax
Cleaning fee $38 + Tax
Tax Rate 5.0%

$350/week non refundable deposit to book. Remainder due 2 weeks prior to arrival.

Apple Suite Rates and Availability:
January 1 -April 30; $65/night
May 1-31 $80/night
June 1-21 $90/night
June 22-30 $100/night
July 1-Sept 3 $130/night
Sept 4-30: $100/night

Plum Rates;
January 1-April 30; $100/night
May 1-31; $110/night
June 1-21; $130/night
June 22-30; $145/night
July 1 -Sept 3; $185/night
Sept 4-30: $145/night

Pear/Cherry: Maximum 4 guests .
Plum: Maximum 3 guests
Apple: Maximum 2 guests
1 parking spot is free. 2nd parking spot is $30/stay
Pet: $10/nt/pet or $100/month : Pets must not be left unattended in the yard, bark in suite or disturb other guests. Owners must clean up immediately after pet

$2/wash, $2/dry

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund
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Amenities

Penticton Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Pear Suite has a step in tiled shower with seat, pedestal sink, towel tower and low flush toilet.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    King master bedroom - 1 king
  • Pear Suite has 2 bedrooms ( 1 king and 1 queen)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Wifi, cable tv , central a/c , stackable washer and dryer in common area $2/wash,$2/dry, Pear Suite has a full kitchen. All suites have private baths, and private entrances with outside eating areas and BBQ. Pear suite has 2 bedrooms; 1 king bedroom and 1 queen bedroom each. Off street parking for 1 car per suite. 2nd parking spot @ $30/stay The scenic KVR trail is across the road leading through vineyards, wineries, tressle bridges, tunnels, all the while offering magnificent lakeviews! Ideal for bicycling, running & walking. A scenic 20 minute drive takes you to more than 20 wineries, between Orchard Suites and Naramata.

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