Hidden Gem

Space for 3 Rigs
40 ft max
3 nights maximum

Notice Required
Same day is okay
2 months max
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  • Slideouts Allowed
  • Generators Allowed
  • Barbecues Allowed
  • Lawnchairs Allowed
  • Pets Welcome


  • Pull-Through Parking
  • Tow Vehicle Parking
  • Campfire Ring


We live on a private, 2 acre property close to Shuswap Lake, within the city limits of Salmon Arm, which boasts many local farms, and beautiful scenery throughout! A four seasons paradise! We welcome you to stay with us at Hidden Gem, where you can hear the quiet, and the odd time our grandsons! =)

House Rules

We are a non smoking property.
Pets must be on a leash at all times, (please clean up after your pet).
Generators can be used between 9am - 9pm.
We welcome families with children, (with supervision).
Quiet by 10pm.

Access Road Conditions

The entrance can be a little tight for long rigs. Watch the fence at the top. Thanks. Fenced driveway. Gravel drive, slight slope.

Tow Vehicle Parking Details

Parking on a field of grass. Slightly sloped. Quiet, 1.5 km off the highway. In town on 2 acres.


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Sept 2021 we will be taking a break for a little while due to other plans. We will be back tho!


Salmon Arm, BC, Canada

Suggested Local Attractions

Shuswap Lake, Salmon Arm Wharf, R.J. Haney Heritage Village and Museum, McGuire Lake Park, Grass Roots Dairy, Marionette Winery, DeMilles Market, Salmon Arm Nature Bay trail, Crazy Creek, Harold's Park, Fletcher Park Kids Playground and Water Park, Wednesday on the Wharf concerts, Roots and Blues Festival, Salmon Arm Fall Fair, lots of local shops and markets.

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Member Since
July 15, 2019
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27 References

27 Positive References

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References for Hidden Gem


August 2021

Very niec and quiet

we only stopped in for a good night rest but the site was awesome. Very quiet for a good night sleep. Hosts were very welcoming


August 2021


Thanks to Hide for hospitality and suggestions for the road. I appreciate my stay.


August 2021

Peaceful & Relaxing

We loved the wide open and quiet setting of this acreage. An amazing sunset was a nice bonus! Even a peek a boo view of Shuswap Lake which is only a short drive away.
We would recommend staying at this tranquil gem.


July 2021

A great stay

Centrally located yet a really quiet place. We had a good night sleep and highly recommend this place to anyone traveling through Salmon Arm. Thank you Travellin6.


July 2021

Very Peaceful

Thank you so much for welcoming us to your home we had a very restful stay


July 2021

Great Hosts, great place to stay!

Wonderful hosts! Kind, helpful, and answered all the questions we had about the area. Even though they were both busy they took the time to make sure we had everything we needed and were comfortable. Location is just on the outskirts of town so close enough to easily access the services and amenities of the town but far enough away to feel like you're in the country. The view of the mountains, the sound of the trains in the distance, the wide open space of Hidden Gem all add up to a great place to stay and relax. Highly recommend.


July 2021

Quiet, Peaceful and .... Cookies 😁

Excellent stay. Hosts helpful and knowledgeable about local places to go (fishing 😁). Highly recommend a stay ! Thank you very much.


July 2021

Very welcoming

Thanks again for a great stay


July 2021


We were pleasantly surprised when our Host presented us with a gift of Cookies!
We found their place easily and enjoyed our time! We had a small problem wit( our fresh water and were able to solve the issue and refill our depleted tank!
Will definitely stay at this spot again!


July 2021

Great stay!

This is our third time staying at the Hidden Gem! Great location and the hosts were welcoming as always!


June 2021

Big property, nice people.

Folks were busy but still helpful. Gave us a tin of homemade cookies and helped solving a problem requiring an air compressor.

Lots of room in a grassy field.


May 2021

Wonderful place for a peaceful scenic stay

We loved our time on this beautiful property. The host was so warm and welcoming and there was ample space for us to park and make ourselves at home. The area is super peaceful so after our long drive, we were able to relax right away and slept soundly. We loved chatting with the family who were very kind and helpful. We wish them all the best with their next trip!


May 2021

Awesome family

Thanks for a great weekend. I enjoyed meeting you family. Hopefully we will meet up on the road some time


April 2021

Great hosts

What amazing hosts
Very friendly and accommodating. Had trailer issues so they let us stay another night. Beautiful spot with mountains around and quiet and secluded.
Thank you for everything. Till we meet again.
Virginia and Bob


April 2021

Lovely peaceful location, delightful hosts.

Neatly surrounded by pure delightfulness, kind friendly family hosts, enjoyed staying with them for Easter. Looking forward to seeing you again.
Highly recommend.


October 2020

Nice little paradise!

It’s been a great pleasure to spend a night at this beautiful and peaceful place on my way west! Nice and welcoming hosts! I would certainly would like to go back again. Thanks for everything!


October 2020

Peaceful, and friendly place.

We really enjoyed the limited amount of time we spent with the hosts. They were genuine and friendly. The location was peaceful, and close to the Salmon Arm area. Would recommend this location with no hesitation.


October 2020

Beautiful and quiet

Very friendly hosts and very nice place to park


September 2020

A Beautiful Home and View

Thank you both for providing such a wonderful location to stay at. It is so peaceful and beautiful and spacious. You have both been such a blessing to us on our travels.
God's Blessings to you both,
Steve and Catherine


September 2020

Amazing Hosts with a Beautiful Property

We spent three nights with our 30 ft motorhome on this beautiful and spacious property. The hosts were great to talk to and provided us with a wealth of information to help with our future travels. We also received produce and the most delicious honey from their own production. We highly recommend this host and would stay there again!


September 2020

Second stay

What a joy to return to the lovely Hidden Gem and enjoy the peace and quiet that their property affords. As before, our hosts were most gracious and even allowed us to heat up our supper in their microwave. They were most welcoming and again I was able to take advantage of buying fresh, organic eggs from them again. Thank you so much to two sweet ladies.


August 2020


Hidden Gem was a God send and just what we needed! A quiet and beautiful spot to put down in, for a couple of weary travellers. Enjoyed an encouraging conversation with our hostess. Even able to buy a dozen organic eggs from their road side stand. Perfect!


July 2020


Travellin6 family is very friendly, super nice and accommodating. We were greeted with cold drinks and some local fruits upon arrival, which is nice of them. The place is quiet and peaceful, surrounded by greeneries, which made our stay very pleasant and comfortable. We hope to go back again sometime as we enjoy Salmon Arm. The Margaret Fall is super nice and interesting. Thanks again to the travelling6 family, your kindness is greatly appreciated.


July 2020

Great stay!

Hidden Gem lives up to its name once again! This was our second stay at Hidden Gem. Fantastic hosts! Their property is centrally located with a quick drive to town and the beach. Thanks again!


August 2019

Name says it all.

Friendly host. Provided some ice cold water bottles which was most welcome as it was really hot. Property was spacious, quiet and clean. Definitely would stay again.


August 2019

Warm welcome!

Friendly welcoming smiling faces.
Gave us a package of maps and information about the area.
We hope to stop here again.


August 2019

Truly a Hidden Gem!!!

Our stay at Hidden Gem was fantastic! The hosts were welcoming, provided us with info about the area, and also some cold bottles of water! It is quiet and close to town and the lake. Thank you very much - a great first boondocker experience!