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Mountain Thyme Getaway

Make your Entire Vacation Wonderful in a Charming Gold Miner's Cottage!
Wildflowers blooming in front of your porch
Porch with dual entrances, BBQ and seating for everybody!
Living Room with photos of the town from its heyday.
Art, Architecture and Furnishings
Upstairs Landing leads to main bedroom
Queen Sized Bed with Down Comforter
Deep Soaker Tub in a quaint original installation!
Simple Luxuries!
View through the upstair 1/2 storey
Daybed, and roll-a-bed on upstairs landing.
Attention to historic detail.
Unique architecture.
Across the street from dining, shopping and wilderness.
Main Floor Bedroom with ensuite
Charming Original Miner's Cottage
Bowron Lakes by the day or week!
Walking to Shopping!
Across from the award winning Bear's Paw Cafe
Complimentary Quadracycle rental included
Home of the Ancient Temperate Rainforest
Charming in every season.
All winter sports from your door!
Historic settings everywhere!
Contemporary Art from Regional Artists
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Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Barkerville, Cariboo, British Columbia
Welcome to Wells. Thanks for choosing to stay in our unique guesthouse centrally located in Wells.  Our quaint 1930's guesthouse overlooks the main street of Wells, beautiful Slide Mountain and the Cornish Mountain meadows. It is across the street from The Bear's Paw Cafe, (voted the Best Cafe in Northern BC), and The Frog On The Bog Gifts and Coffee. We're only 8 km from Barkerville Historic Park and 30 Km from the Bowron Lakes.

The 3 bedroom and two bath unit is subdividable to suit your exact accomodation requirements.  Our 1930's decor reflects the culture of the working class gold miners of the 1930's and 40's who once made Wells the largest city in BC, north of Vancouver. However, it includes the amenities of the modern world, including a soaker tub, wifi, modern appliances and comfortable bedding.

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Listing #FKN3186309
About the Owner
Dave J
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:86%
Response Time:Within a day
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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    2 Full baths
    4 Twins
    1 Queen
    1 Full
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  • Damage Deposit: $231 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Maximum 4 day stay at this rate.Winter Rate: Note the one time surcharge(per visit) of $73.50 for winter plowing, heating, and shoveling.Spring Rate: Based on the rental of the 'Main House'(sleeps up to 4). To rent the 'Entire House'(two bathrooms, and additional privacy) add $70. Whether you rent the entire house or a portion, you never share the building with other guests.
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About the neighbourhood
Right in Wells, across from the 'Best Cafe in Northern BC', Unique gift stores and galleries, and with a view to the meadows and mountains. Wells is the 'host town to the ghost town' of Barkerville! We are also the gateway to the Bowron Lake Chain, and home of an eclectic collection of arts and entertainment options. Your stay at the Mountain Thyme can include all sorts of additional activities, such as day tours to the Bowron Marsh, rafting on the Quesnel River, winter snowmobiling, downhill and x-c skiing, concerts and other options.
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