Own a little slice of paradise; purchase a short-term rental development, vacation property, or a recreation home in the Rocky Mountain town of Dead Man’s Flats, Alberta! Once a small mining town, Dead Man’s Flats is a vibrant community surrounded by some of the most recognizable scenery in the world. The town of Dead Man’s Flats has quickly grown, with its suburbs now developing to offer increased housing for those seeking to own a little bit of this mountain paradise. Surrounded by towering mountains– Dead Man’s Flats is the gateway community to the Canadian Rockies. While Banff National Park lies to the west and Kananaskis Country to the south, Dead Man’s Flats is the town where locals live, work and play in the Canadian Rockies.

Surround yourself with extraordinary mountain views, an abundance of wildlife, and take part in the multitude of recreational activities. We invite you to dive into all the reasons to make the leap to owning your very own recreation home in the vicinity of Dead Man’s Flats, Alberta.

Here are just some of the reasons why you should invest in a vacation property in Dead Man’s Flats, Alberta.


Easy Access.

When deciding on purchasing a vacation rental property, it is important to understand the complications of travel time and accessibility for both you and your future guests. Dead Man’s Flats is a unique mountain town because of its prime proximity to Calgary and Edmonton. Dead Man’s Flats is located just 88 kilometers west of Calgary, Alberta, and minutes away from Banff National Park’s east gate. The drive from Calgary’s western city limits takes only one hour of travel time on the Trans-Canada Highway.  

If you are travelling internationally there are a variety of shuttle companies that offer regular daily shuttles between downtown Calgary, Calgary International Airport, and Dead Man’s Flats. In addition, even if you don’t have a personal vehicle within Dead Man’s Flats it’s easy to leave your car behind and explore Dead Man’s Flats on foot, by bus, or by bike. There is also public transportation that can get you all the way to Banff National Park and even Lake Louise.

Luxury Amenities.

If you are looking for a home away from home where you and your loved one can kick back and relax for a weekend getaway to the Canadian Rockies, look no further! Our Distinctive Homes vacation home rental properties maximize your access to the mountain lifestyle and overall functionality. Feel a sense of lightness by the open concept floor plans, and an abundance of windows drawing in on those majestic mountain views. Located on the Bow River with quick access to the highway, our newest development — Sparrowhawk— is your chance to own a luxury short-term rental property in the beautiful Canadian Rockies! This small, quiet mountain community has a peaceful vibe, with excellent access to nearby trails and green space. The amenities are endless: a saltwater pool, heated underground parking, storage units, a private fitness area, and a private courtyard with gas BBQs. 

Short Term Rental Developments are Low Maintenance.

If you are quite simply just looking for a cozy and luxury mountain abode to call your own while you escape to the Rocky Mountains, our Distinctive Homes short-term rental condos at Sparrowhawk are the perfect place for you to truly enjoy mountain living from time to time. These rental units maintain all the comforts of a larger home but without outdoor maintenance. They include underground heated parking, storage lockers, plus a pool and hot tub paired with stunning mountain views and direct access to biking and hiking trails.

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Convenience and Flexibility.

Having your own place in the Canadian Rockies is all about pure convenience. When you spend time in the mountains we know that you will be participating in the many activities that are in the area. Therefore, it is essential that you have a home in which you can store your toys. 

Each condo unit in Sparrowhawk offers heated underground parking and superb storage units, perfect for storing your gear. Your skis, snowboards, bikes, canoes, or whatever toys you are using in the mountains are securely and tidily stored away in the storage locker. This is also perfect for your short-term guests and will ensure that their gear will not do damage to your condo while they are staying in your vacation rental unit. 

In addition to having somewhere to go on vacation, you can offset the cost of owning a property in the Rockies. Utilizing a local vacation rental management company, you can ensure your home is taken care of and your bills are paid. Additionally, while you aren’t in your vacation home, you have the flexibility to allow other family members to stay there.

Comfort and Familiarity.

The opportunity to build even more memories and have roots in another community shouldn’t be overlooked. Your Dead Man’s Flats short-term rental property can be a special place to host loved ones, create new traditions, or give you a peaceful haven when you need to get away and adventure in the Canadian Rocky Mountains. 

When purchasing a unit in Distinctive Home’s new short-term rental development, you can choose from three impressive mountain-modern floor plans, with three great design package options.  

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Leave Your Worries Behind.

Sometimes having a vacation rental property can be worrying, especially when buying an older property. When it comes to purchasing a vacation rental property, buying new is a great way to go! Since you will be leaving your home for longer periods of time, a new build gives you the assurance that you won’t come back to any unforeseen damages and repairs, which in the long run will save you time and money! Therefore, when you purchase a new construction property with Distinctive Homes you can rest assured that you are buying a home designed with quality and comfort in mind; we understand that feeling confident and comfortable in your vacation home is an absolute must.

Short Term Rental Development: An Investment Opportunity.

Your vacation rental property gives you not only a place to retreat to now but is also a great foot in the door of Dead Man’s Flats Real estate for when you eventually want to retire and retreat to the Canadian Rockies. Owning a vacation property in an area such as Dead Man’s Flats almost guarantees that your property value will have a higher chance of retaining and even appreciating its value. Therefore, once you retire, the profit from your vacation rental property can go toward purchasing another home in Dead Man’s Flats.

It’s time to embrace the Rocky Mountain lifestyle and get the vacation property you’ve always been dreaming about. Feel confident with Distinctive Homes that your property will be everything you need and want, a great investment opportunity, and a place to build memories and experiences that will last a lifetime.