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Whidbey Island Beach Front Vacation Home

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Last updated: 06/20/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Maxwelton Beach house description

Enjoy longer vacations and weekend or holiday getaways at this Whidbey Island waterfront home near Maxwelton Beach on Useless Bay (55 waterfront feet of beach frontage). The home faces west towards the Olympic Mountains & daily sunsets. Just a few steps off the back yard you can walk for miles in either direction on no bank beaches and dig clams on the 3,000 front feet of tidelands (owned by the homeowner). At low tide, enjoy a sandy beach for up to 700 yards directly in front of the house. The location is ideal for Puget Sound fishing, crabbing, hiking, biking, golfing, and shopping in charming island towns. The boat launch is nearby. Enjoy all the comforts of home in the fully equipped kitchen complete with range, oven, microwave and dishwasher (Viking appliances), separate laundry room and wireless Internet. Each bedroom has its own TV as well as a 42” TV in the main living room. The home is a perfect setting for beach fire memories cooking smores and is gated for the safety of young children and pets from possible traffic.


Commute: The home is located seven miles from the Clinton-Mukilteo ferry landing. The ferry generally runs every 30 minutes on the hour from 6 am to midnight (however, please check the ferry schedule for specific times).

Boat: A boat launches can be found throughout Whidbey Island. A canoe boat is available for use upon complete release of liability.

Golf: Island Greens – A famous 9 hole custom built par 3 course that is very kid and dog friendly located less than one mile away from the home on French Road. Useless Bay Golf and Country Club – An 18 hole private golf course/club that provides reciprocal access available for private club members. Holmes Harbor – 18 hole public golf course located approximately 7 miles from the home.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 2900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Pets Considered:

                with owner approval...moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king

                improved crawl space provides private sleeping area for kids...moreless

              • Bedroom 2: 1 king

                improved crawl space provides private sleeping area for kids...moreless

              • Bedroom 3: 1 king

                improved crawl space provides private sleeping area for kids...moreless

              • Den: 1 sleep sofa /futon

                Queen sofa sleeper...moreless

              • Fresh linens are provided prior to arrival. This three bedroom home is a great retreat for up to 10 guests, including children....moreless

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, jetted tub

                ...moreless

              • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

                ...moreless

              • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

                ...moreless

              • Complimentary shampoo, creme rinse and soaps. Blow dryers are provided in all bathroom as well as fresh bath linens....moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • Auto available for rental, not included in quoted prices.

                  Entertainment

                  • Television:

                    in livingroom and each bedroom...moreless

                  • Games:

                    various board games stored above livingroom TV...moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Radio
                  • Stereo
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Books
                  • Games For Kids

                  Theme

                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions
                  • Family
                  • Away From It All
                  • Romantic

                  Attractions

                  • Bay/Sound
                  • Forests
                  • Playground
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Library
                  • Marina
                  • Restaurants
                  • Winery Tours

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Horseshoes
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Photography
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Antiquing
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Walking

                  local services and businesses

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

                  Location Type

                  • Mountain:

                    Beautiful view of Olympic Mountains at sunset....moreless

                  • Beachfront:

                    Puget Sound beachfront facing Olympic Mountains at sunset....moreless

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Water Tubing
                  • Tennis
                  • Sailing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                      Dining

                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 8 people

                      General

                      • Wireless Internet
                      • Internet
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Garage
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Firewood
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Laundry Soap
                      • Paper Towels
                      • Local Restaurant Guide
                      • Shampoo
                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Iron & Board
                      • PC
                      • Heating
                      • Parking:

                        parking for up to 4 cars...moreless

                      • Living Room
                      • Fireplace:

                        Fireplace use is limited to candles provided by homeowner...moreless

                      house cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional

                          Kitchen

                          • Oven
                          • Toaster
                          • Blender
                          • Coffee Grinder
                          • Ice Maker
                          • Lobster Pot
                          • Stove
                          • Cooking Utensils:

                            Provided...moreless

                          • Coffee Maker:

                            coffee not provided...moreless

                          • Pantry Items:

                            Limited items are provide for convenience, not intended to replace guests shopping...moreless

                          • Kitchen
                          • Stove:

                            Viking - electric...moreless

                          Outside

                          • Beach Chairs
                          • Beach Towels
                          • Binoculars
                          • Large Cooler
                          • Small Cooler
                          • Inflatable Boat
                          • Wood Deck
                          • Gated Community
                          • Outdoor Grill Gas
                          • Patio
                          • Porch / Veranda
                          • Bicycles:

                            (2)...moreless

                          • Outdoor Grill
                          • Deck / Patio
                          • Balcony:

                            off master bedroom...moreless

                          • Lawn / Garden:

                            lawn on both sides of house...puget sound on west side of house...moreless

                          • Tennis:

                            tennis courts available at local parks and schools, must drive...moreless

                          • Golf:

                            Useless Bay Golf and County Club - Semi Private Island Greens - 9 hole course, kid friendly...moreless

                          • Kayak / Canoe:

                            canoe on site...moreless

                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          PEAK SEASON
                          May 21 - Sep 17, 2014
                          7 night min stay
                          $500

                          Changeover Day: Monday

                          NON PEAK SEASON
                          Sep 18 - Jan 1, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $375

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Cleaning $325
                          • Taxes Included

                          Notes:

                          REFUNDABLE DAMAGE DEPOSIT REQUIRED - $500. An additional pet deposit may be required.

                          NON PEAK SEASON THREE NIGHT (3) MINIMUM CAN BE REDUCED TO TWO NIGHTS,(2) but the rate increases from $325 to $375 if only two nights are booked.

                          PEAK SEASON is a firm 7 night minimum.


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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 06/20/2014
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                          Location

                          50 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          Sea Tac International Airport
                          7 Miles
                          Nearest Ferry
                          Mukilteo-Clinton Ferry
                          7 Miles
                          Nearest Train
                          Sound Transist stop at Mukilteo Ferry
                          6 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          SR 525 & Maxwelton Road

                          Car: Recommended

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2006

                          About the owner: Our family purchased this home in 2006 because we fell in love with Whidbey when visiting with friends.

                          Why the Owner Chose Maxwelton Beach:
                          This property is our home and if you want a rental that is loved by its homeowners then this property is a perfect match for you. Our neighbors are our friends and will be inviting to you. We ask our guests to respect our home and will do our best to insure the property is in perfect condition when you arrive.

                          The Unique Benefits at this House:
                          Very high quality finishes, linens and furnishings make this Whidbey Island rental uniquely high end.


                          Contact us

                          Speaks: english

                           

                          Photos

                          • No Bank West Facing Beachfront

                            No Bank West Facing Beachfront

                          • Your Playground!

                            Your Playground!

                          • Private Gated Entrance with Intercom

                            Private Gated Entrance with Intercom

                          • Custome Fir Cabinets, Viking Appliances, Slab Granite Counters

                            Custome Fir Cabinets, Viking Appliances, Slab Granite Counters

                          • Dining Room

                            Dining Room

                          • Master Bedroom - King Bed

                            Master Bedroom - King Bed

                          • Master Jetted Tub

                            Master Jetted Tub

                          • Guest Bedroom 2 - King

                            Guest Bedroom 2 - King

                          • Fir Banister

                            Fir Banister

                          • Covered Deck - outdoor dining, sitting areas, beautiful plantings

                            Covered Deck - outdoor dining, sitting areas, beautiful plantings

                          • Sunset over the Olympic Mountains from deck

                            Sunset over the Olympic Mountains from deck

                          • Private Gated Entry

                            Private Gated Entry

                          • Welcome!

                            Welcome!

                          • Living Room - beautifully appointed

                            Living Room - beautifully appointed

                          • Entrance from top of stairway

                            Entrance from top of stairway

                          • Master Bath - two sinks, jetted tub, shower

                            Master Bath - two sinks, jetted tub, shower

                          • Guest Bedroom 1 - King Bed

                            Guest Bedroom 1 - King Bed

                          • Guest Bath #1

                            Guest Bath #1

                          • View to the Northwest

                            View to the Northwest

                          • Steps to the Beach

                            Steps to the Beach

                          $375 - $500 per night (USD)
                          3

                          3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 10

                          View calendar: Updated 06/20/14
                          Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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