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Sweeping Westside Views of Straits, Victoria, Olympics

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Last updated: 11/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Friday Harbor house description

Prepare to enjoy the peace and serenity of this island retreat, and the amazing views of the Haro Strait, the Strait of Juan de Fuca, the Olympics and Victoria. Our spacious home is a comfortable 2000 square foot rambler, situated on four rolling acres overlooking the Haro Strait. Relax outside on the deck and watch the shipping traffic, or keep a watchful eye out for the deer, foxes, rabbits or raccoons that frequent the grounds surrounding the house, or let your eyes wander to the eagles, vultures, and hawks as they hunt from the skies above. From your perch above the Haro Strait, as evening approaches, enjoy the spectacular sunsets for which the west side of the island is world famous. As night falls enjoy the bright lights of Victoria and Port Angeles.

From late April through September look for the sightseeing boats speeding over from Victoria in search of our resident pods of orcas and other marine life. During these months, orcas often can be spotted from the house, as they travel up and down the West side of the island. For those who want a closer look at the whales, there are public viewing areas one-half mile away. Approximately a mile from the house is prime orca viewing at Lime Kiln State Park, the first park in the country dedicated to whale watching. There the whales may pass as close as five yards offshore.

Other favorite outdoor activities on the island include clamming, crabbing, kayaking, beachcombing, hiking and bicycling. All of these are less than 20 minutes away.

For the chefs among you, our home features a fully-equipped kitchen, centrally situated and facing the water. The master bedroom and dining areas are also situated to take full advantage of the views.

Our home sleeps six to eight people. It is furnished with two queen beds, one full bed, one full futon and one queen futon.

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

          • Bedroom 2: 1 double

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

            ComforPedic Mattress....moreless

          • Convertible bed(s): 1 queen, 1 double

            Double futon in one living area, and queen futon in another....moreless

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            Bedroom view of straits and Vancouver Island....moreless

          • Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) One queen futon, one full futon...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

            ...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower, jetted tub

            Off master bedroom....moreless

          Entertainment

          • DVD Player
          • Television
          • VCR

          Attractions

          • Cinemas
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Live Theater
          • Museums
          • Restaurants

          Local Services & Businesses

              • Fitness Center

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Boating
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Water View:

                    Sweeping views of the Haro Strait, Strait of Juan de Fuca, Victoria, southern Vancouver Island, Olympic Mountains....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Sailing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    Seats 10 in two separate areas, plus three at kitchen bar....moreless

                  • Dining Area

                  General

                  • Broadband Access
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                  • Telephone
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Refrigerator

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Outdoor Grill
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Low Season
                  Sep 20 - May 19, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  $250
                  $1,575 $4,000
                  Standard pricing
                  4 night min stay
                  $300
                  $1,750 $6,750
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

                  A $500.00 deposit is required to reserve requested dates. To hold a reservation the entire balance is due in full 60 days prior to the scheduled arrival date.


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                  Last updated: 11/10/2014
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                  Photos

                  • View from deck

                    View from deck

                  • Kitchen

                    Kitchen

                  • Bedroom

                    Bedroom

                  • Orcas close in at viewing area within short walking distance from house

                    Orcas close in at viewing area within short walking distance from house

                  • Sunset  with Victoria, B.C. and Olympics in background

                    Sunset with Victoria, B.C. and Olympics in background

                  • Master bedroom

                    Master bedroom

                  • Dining area off kitchen

                    Dining area off kitchen

                  VRBO #140329

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                  This listing was first published here in 2007.

                  Date last modified - Friday, December 12, 2014

                  $250 - $300 per night (USD)
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                  3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

                  View calendar: Updated 11/10/14
                  Minimum stay: 4 nights
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                  Member since: 2007
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated: 11/10/2014
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