Big White - Kelowna BC Big White averages 24.5 feet (7.5 metres) of fresh champagne powder per year. The mountain’s amazing 2,765 acres of skiable terrain make it the second biggest mountain in British Columbia. Big White’s abundant snowfall, mild temperatures and plenty of sunshine make it an ideal place for skiers of any level.
At more than 5000 square feet, the Crescendo Ski Chalet at Big White is the largest single-family home offered for rental at Big White Resort. With no end to luxury at this Big White vacation rental, you will find its home design dramatic. Embedded into the mountain's granite base, and following the mountain's contour through its split-level plan, Crescendo was designed to be extension of the mountain itself. Each 1/2 rotation about the spiraled staircase divides the front and back portions of each floor by six feet. In six very separate areas, Crescendo's three floors comfortably accommodate 22 adults with one master level and two guest bedrooms, each with their own loft plus additional sleeping spaces. Furnished for comfort and style, this Big White Ski Resort vacation rental can be used as a personal or executive rental, for specialized or catered affairs, or to host corporate events at Big White. During your Canada ski vacation, enjoy one of nearly 1000 movies in the media room from the movie server or a good book on the couch by the fireplace in the main floor living room. The floors are finished in acid-washed and stained concrete, and natural lighting illuminates the upper and main floor living areas. The garage converts to a gym and games room, and is furnished with a Physical Therapy PowerTower and Ping Pong table. Crescendo is both high-tech and environmentally friendly. Computer-integrated audio/video is controllable from virtually every room, and geothermal energy heats every surface, including the garage. The 12' x 16' pool is jetted, can be heated to hot tub temperatures and is chlorine-free! With 1/2 of the pool indoors and 1/2 outdoors, one can access both areas without ever having to leave the water. The pool's outside perimeter is heated to snow-melt temperatures. In addition to the massage jets, the pool hosts the SwimGym for stationary lap-pool swimming against a river-like current Only steps to the main village, and at the very corner of Hummingbird Run and Gondola Way, simply stated, the location of the Crescendo Ski Chalet at Big White is second to none.
Once you enter this beautiful property you will immediately feel at home. Blue Bear's lower level den features a large TV with surround sound, a wet bar and a door leading out to the hot tub with great views over the ski bridge above. Blue Bear has a living room and dining room open floor plan and a fully equipped kitchen with granite surfaces and raised breakfast bar. Ski in/ski out access from the back door of Blue Bear leads onto "Shortcut Ski Run" which takes you down to the Black Forest Chair Lift or the gondola at Happy Valley.
Located on the edge of the forest above Snow Pines Estate, Evergreen is a fabulous and rustic stand-alone chalet with amazing floor to ceiling mountain views. Evergreen features beautiful wood floors in the kitchen with exposed beams in the ceiling, wood cabinet doors, and stainless steel appliances. With a real long fireplace and private hot tub, Evergreen is lovingly furnished to make you feel right at home.
The Log House is a spacious chalet situated so close to Woodcutter's that the hot tub almost sits on the ski run. Making It easy for entertaining, the Log House has 4 bedrooms, 2 sitting rooms with picture windows and vaulted ceilings, a dining room, a fully equipped kitchen and breakfast room. The Log House is dedicated to sports; a large ski locker with built in boot dryer, a pool table room with wood burning fireplace, a games room with foosball and air hockey and a fully equipped gym. Inside the Log House, guests will appreciate the spacious rooms, convenient layout, comfortable furnishings and excellent ski access