We are posting this rental house for our neighbours, who wish to rent their family’s lake house from mid May until the end of August.
Rest, relaxation and outdoor fun are easily found at Henry's Place on the shores of beautiful Nimpo Lake.
view from the lake
Front of house and dock
All About HENRY'S PLACE:
Henry's place is a well built home (not a cabin). The house is situated on the shores of Nimpo Lake, near the resort, on a large piece of waterfront property. There are other buildings on the property, but only the main house and the fish cleaning house are part of the rental. The house has many great amenities and is very suitable for a family. it has a lot of outdoor space, privacy, peace & quiet.
clear mountain views
The house has a large mudroom entry / laundry room, with a full sized washer and dryer. Off of that room is a large sundeck. The mudroom leads to a hallway with plenty of room for coats, hats, etc. before leading to the family area.
laundry area in entry/ mudroom
sitting area in mud room
hall to main living areas
The kitchen is homey and well equipped with a gas range, fridge, microwave and all of the usual kitchen appliances. There is a large pantry with extra pots and pans, applicances and storage space. All dishes, glassware, cutlery, cooking utensils and cookware are provided, all you need to bring with you are your groceries. The kitchen / family room also has an antique wood-burning cook-stove, and a dining table.
The family room looks out on the lake, and has beautiful cedar walls and ceiling, a large wood stove and plenty of cozy furniture. Off of the family room is a small covered porch with a gas barbecue. The small porch is connected to a larger open sun deck. The family room is spacious, with plenty of seating and has a large flat screen TV with satellite reception
. There is an assortment of DVDs, books to read, and games to play.
There is no Cellular phone service in the West Chilcotin.
Henry's Place does have a land line
telephone for your use. You can access limited WiFi at Nimpo Lake Resort
, in our Gazebo, or at the various cafes in Nimpo and Anahim Lakes. You may sometimes be able to pick up the signal from the Resort at Henry's Place, depending on the device you are using.
There are two bedrooms. The master bedroom has a queen sized bed and a dresser with lots of drawers and closet space. The second bedroom has a bunk bed with a double mattress
on the bottom, and a single
on the top. All bed linens and towels are provided, and extra are available in the hall closet. A fold away cot or foamies may be used in the living room if needed for an extra person. You can also pitch a tent in the yard or on the sun deck. Maximum occupancy is 6 people.
The bathroom features a large jetted jacuzzi tub, and a separate stall shower. There is plenty of counter and storage space for toiletries.
The yard has a large fire pit with benches, and plenty of fire wood. There is a boat dock, with a small fish cleaning hut with running water. Boats and motors are available to rent. If you wish to bring your own boat, you can launch it from the resort, and then moor it at Henry's dock. The lake is a nice temperature for swimming in July and August, and a great place to fish, or paddle ( if you wish to bring a canoe or kayak). ATV trails run right from the driveway, so guests can bring their own ATVs or mountain bikes and head on out from the yard. There is a lot of wildlife in the area: bald eagles, loons, osprey, otters. If you are lucky you may see some large animals, like this mom and baby moose.
ATV Girls out for a ride
JUNE / JULY / AUGUST:
Four Night Minium Rental:
$130 per night / $875 per week / for up to 2 adults and any children under 19.
$50 per week, or $10 per day, per person, for additional adults, over 16 years of age.
BOAT RENTAL RATES:
Aluminum fishing boat and motor (includes gas) $40 per day.
Henry's dock and boats
NO SMOKING IS PERMITTED INSIDE THE HOUSE. Please restrict outdoor smoking to the area around the Fire Pit, and distinguish cigarette butts in the fire pit.
Pets are welcome (dogs and cats). You are welcome to let your dogs swim off the dock or beach area, there is plenty of room. A fee of $5 per day will be added, per pet.
- Large dogs must be confined to the mudroom / laundry room area of the house.
- Small dogs and cats may be inside the rest of the house, but MUST be kept off of all furniture, including beds.
- Please provide your own pet bed or pet blankets.
- Please keep your dog inside the mudroom if you plan to leave it alone inside the house, or outside under the covered dog run area.
- Please clean up after your pet, both indoors and outdoors. Doggy bags can provided if you forget yours.
- Thank You!