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Your Place to Nest on Orcas Island

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Last updated: 08/12/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

A quiet and roomy get away for two or more the Bird House is pet, family and couple friendly.

You are just a short walk to Cresent Beach to see the wild life or rent a kayak for a peaceful paddle. Fifteen minutes of walking and you're in 'down town' Eastsound. You can get to Orcas Center for top notch entertainment, the Farmer's Market, Seaview movie theater, the grocery store or a wonderful selection of restaurants or shops in no time. It's only a 5 minute walk to the convenience store and a short drive to Moran State Park. There's a new Land Bank walking trail just around the corner.

The large, fenced yard with seasonal flowers for cutting invites you out of doors to enjoy the view of East Sound, BBQ or play games on the lawn. Kids and dogs love to explore safely outside.

The roomy living/dining room area looks over the front garden and off to the waters of East Sound and is a great area to visit and play games.

The large kitchen opens to the family room with its cozy propane fireplace where you enjoy reading, listening to music or watching movies.

The king bed room looks out to the back yard and has its own large full bathroom. The queen room looks to the side yard and has an attached bath with step in shower.

The Bird House is a comfortable, centrally located place to NEST while exploring the many wonderful activities and areas on Orcas Island.

Keywords: House


Property Type

  • House
  • 1400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome:

    Nice fenced in yard to run around in....moreless

  • Limited Accessibility:

    A few steps up to the door, level rooms and walk in shower....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs love the yard and nearby walking trails...moreless

  • Smoking Allowed:

    Outdoors only...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    attached bathroom with walk in shower...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    Large full master bath attached...moreless

  • King size beds (1) California king bed room with garden view. The attached large bathroom has a great set of mirrors that would be wonderful if preparing for a wedding or other important date!, Queen size Beds (1) With attached full bath...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    There is a collection of puzzles and games....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable with 44 channels ...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys:

    Kids puzzles & board games ...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Kids movies, oldies, and a selection of newer movies. ...moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Water View:

    View of East Sound with great western exposure....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Racquetball
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    Nice big driveway...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone:

    Free local calls. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker:

    Regular drip and Keurig...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Large enough for several cooks and includes a selection of spices and condiments, microwave, toaster, blender and coffee maker, of course!...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    spices, usually oil and vinegar...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    Croquet and bocce ball games provided to play on the wonderful front lawn. Outdoor furniture to enjoy the garden and water views....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Large lawn and flower garden...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill


Write a review 4.5
from 15 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2015
3 night min stay

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $212 Nightly

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable pet deposit $100
  • Pet Fee $10 + tax
  • Tax Rate 10.1%


Rates are for the first two guests sharing one room. For each extra guest add $15/night. For two guests using two rooms add $15/night.

Rates are subject to change prior to paying for the reservation deposit.

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 08/12/2015
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12 Miles
Nearest Ferry
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Crescent Beach

Car: Recommended

Beach access to Crescent Beach with nearby kayak rental within easy walking distance. Orcas Island has Magic One, a great bi-plane ride opportunity at the nearby airport.

Orcas has one of the best skateboard parks on the west coast and it's free. A new walking path has just been created just adjacent to the house for more walking options.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: Megan grew up on Orcas Island and met Josh here. We now have two beautiful boys we are raising on the island.

Why the Owner Chose Eastsound:
Orcas Island is a beautiful, rehabilitating destination with options for an active or relaxing vacation. It's a charming community with great food, wonderful walking trails, swimming in lovely lakes, kayaking or sailing, entertainment at the Orcas Center and other venues and darling shops.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The Bird House is within walking distance to town and has a beautiful, flower filled yard in season. The home is roomy, yet cozy and has indoor and outdoor living. The large fence yard is wonderful for children and pets to explore in a safe environment.

Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:



  • View from home

    View from home

  • Back yard

    Back yard

  • View of East Sound

    View of East Sound

  • Kitchen


  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Family Room

    Family Room

  • Queen Room

    Queen Room

  • King Room

    King Room

  • King Bath

    King Bath

  • King Bath

    King Bath

  • Front yard

    Front yard

  • Front yard patio

    Front yard patio

  • Front yard to house

    Front yard to house

  • Kitchen


  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Family Room

    Family Room

  • Queen Room

    Queen Room

  • Queen room bath

    Queen room bath

  • King Room & Bath

    King Room & Bath

  • King Bath

    King Bath

VRBO #216213

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Date last modified - Friday, August 28, 2015

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