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Orcas, Eagles and Olympic Mountains from the Front Deck

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Dining for 10 with slider to attached deck in the great room.

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Last updated: 08/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Friday Harbor house description

Located on the spectacular west coast of beautiful San Juan Island, this new 2500 square feet is detailed in Northwest wooden architecture. It is especially children friendly. Located near Kanaka Bay the location is secluded on 2.5 acres and very private. Sitting on the front deck you will see Orcas, boat traffic, raccoon, deer and fox. One eagles nest to the east, herons, hummingbirds and kingfisher will delight the birding enthusiast. San Juan Island rated in the top 10 North American Island Destinations by Conde Nast Traveler magazine. Enjoy biking, hiking, historic seaside Roche Harbor or Friday Harbor, whale watching with San Juan Excursions , kayaking with Crystal Seas kayaking, shopping, wine tasting, boating, fishing, beach combing, golf, bowling or scuba diving.



Ferries operate on a first-come, first-serve basis with no reservations available. It is advisable to be at the Anacortes departure terminal at least one hour prior to sailing times, and during weekend, holiday and the high summer season, substantially more time should be allowed. The Anacortes terminal offers light refreshments, and there is a walking beach nearby. Your visit begins at the terminal, so bring some food and enjoy the party!


Activities
San Juan Safaris
Bon Accord
San Juan Kayak Expeditions
Island Bicycles
Roche Harbor
Westcott Bay Sculpture Park
San Juan Golf
San Juan Vineyards
Pelindaba Lavender
Whale Museum
Information
San Juan Island Visitors Bureau
San Juan Island Chamber of Commerce
San Juan Islander
IslandCam

Keywords: House

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome:

                lots of toys, special 'Hobbit room'...moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Cooking Utensils:

                yes, lots and lots.3 different ways to make coffee, 7 large bowls, 3 9x13.. I think you get the idea...moreless

              • Kitchen:

                The kitchen has everything you could possible need with a gas stove top, and oven...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Catering Available
              • Refrigerator

              Amenities

              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                2.5 acres with large turnaround driveway for boat trailer or R.V....moreless

              • Babysitter
              • Parking Off Street
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Washing Machine
              • Linens Provided
              • Air Conditioning
              • Towels Provided
              • Living Room
              • Garage
              • Covered Parking
              • Gas Fireplace

              Other Amenities

                  • see the positive reviews! They say it all

                  Entertainment

                  • Television:

                    two televisions One 40' H.D. in entertainment room one 32' in master bedroom...moreless

                  • Books:

                    huge library throughout house...moreless

                  • Games:

                    lots...moreless

                  • DVD Player
                  • CD Player
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Video Library

                  Communications

                  • Telephone
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Balcony
                  • Lanai / Gazebo
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Romantic

                  Location & View

                  • Monument View:

                    Olympic mountains and Straits of Juan de Fuca from the great room/kitchen...moreless

                  • Ocean View
                  • Mountain View
                  • Beach View

                  Activities

                  • Live Theater
                  • Laundromat
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services
                  • Tennis
                  • Kayaking
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Cycling
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Basketball Court
                  • Golf
                  • Sailing
                  • Swimming
                  • Hiking
                  • Fishing
                  • Hospital
                  • Racquetball
                  • Groceries
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Cinemas
                  • Churches
                  • Library
                  • Marina
                  • Playground
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Museums
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Restaurants
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Shelling
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Walking
                  • Boating
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                   

                  Reviews

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                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $400

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • cleaning $150 + tax
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                  • Tax Rate 7.8%

                  Notes:

                  $ 500 refundable damage deposit will hold the reservations. Full payment 30 days prior to arrival.1/2 of all payment to reserve


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 08/21/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
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                  Location

                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Friday Harbor airport
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Washington State Ferry Friday Harbor
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  False Bay

                  San Juan Island has been voted the #1 tourist destination in the United States for 2013 by numerous vacation companies. Our 2 national parks are extraordinary and the pods of Orca whales that can be seen daily make this an excellent destination for travelers.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2002

                  About the owner: Our family has lived on the island for over 30 years. We built this home as a team and love the quiet location where we can hear the tide rushing by from the deck and all sorts of birds calling.

                  Why the Owner Chose Friday Harbor:
                  Kanaka Bay is situated between the University of Washington Marine Preserve at False Bay and the rugged West side waters of San Juan. A little of everything. Look it up on Google earth and see why we bought this property.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  Herons, Eagles crying and building their nearby nest, quiet, deer everywhere, fox, quail, sunrises and sunsets with a pink glow of the Olympic Mountains. Freighter traffic. Mt. Rainer from the kitchen window. Open views and lots of sun. Moon rises and sets.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • Dining for 10 with slider to  attached deck in the great room.

                    Dining for 10 with slider to attached deck in the great room.

                  • 2 1/2 acre secluded quiet yard.  Fire pit, croquet,basketball, gardens

                    2 1/2 acre secluded quiet yard. Fire pit, croquet,basketball, gardens

                  • Backporch opens to 2.5 acres of privacy. 3 covered garage/ carports

                    Backporch opens to 2.5 acres of privacy. 3 covered garage/ carports

                  • Upstairs entertainment room/bedroom

                    Upstairs entertainment room/bedroom

                  • Stairway with artwork and more windows adding to an open large greatroom

                    Stairway with artwork and more windows adding to an open large greatroom

                  • Large entrance, coat closet,tile floors to lower bedrooms and expansive stairway

                    Large entrance, coat closet,tile floors to lower bedrooms and expansive stairway

                  • Large soaking tub in master bath.  Room for two!

                    Large soaking tub in master bath. Room for two!

                  • Olympic mountains, Straits and see and listen to Orcas from the deck

                    Olympic mountains, Straits and see and listen to Orcas from the deck

                  • Seaside ambiance with living area on second floor.

                    Seaside ambiance with living area on second floor.

                  • Bedroom with two singles and plenty of stuffed animals for all

                    Bedroom with two singles and plenty of stuffed animals for all

                  • Expansive custom Kitchen with a view in all directions.

                    Expansive custom Kitchen with a view in all directions.

                  • 2nd queen bedroom. Custom cabinetry throughout and a view also

                    2nd queen bedroom. Custom cabinetry throughout and a view also

                  • Master bedroom, crafted carved bed, sliding glass doors 
 to private deck

                    Master bedroom, crafted carved bed, sliding glass doors to private deck

                  VRBO #224110

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                  This listing was first published here in 2009.

                  Date last modified - Friday, June 27, 2014

                  $400 per night (USD)
                  15

                  4 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 10

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                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                  Orcas, Eagles and Olympic Mountains from the Front Deck

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                  4 BR  2.5 BA  Sleeps 10

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