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Float Cabin

Monthly Rentals or 6-month Lease

Powell Lake, British Columbia

Are you are interested in leasing a float cabin for a period of 6 months (you pick the months) on Powell Lake. Powell River Books is an agent for the renter of a fully-furnished float cabin on Powell Lake. The quality of this rental cabin is outstanding, and lease rates are reasonable. Monthly rentals will also be considered.

This cabin is a in picturesque location on Powell Lake and requires boat access. However, boat transportation can also be arranged or boat rentals are available at the Shinglemill marina. Cabins include wood-burning stove (wood is supplied), propane burning lamps, refrigerator, and stove. A fully-equipped kitchen comes complete with dishes, pans, and eating utensils. Water is supplied from the lake via a hand-pump (bring your own drinking water or plan to boil the lake water). Access to land and an outhouse is via a small bridge. There is no electricity or telephone access (some cell phones have intermittent success). This float cabin has a loft equipped with several beds (bring your own linen) and can easily accommodate up to six people.

This cabin is currently available for a 6-month lease, although shorter period rentals will be considered. If you are interested in this cabin, leave an email message at