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Spacious New Water View Home W/Gourmet Kitchen

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Last updated: 08/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

San Juan Island is whale watching paradise and Crest View is an ideal vacation home. Crest View is a large, recently constructed quality custom home which has water views from all rooms except baths, a gourmet kitchen, new furnishings and accommodates up to 9 persons. It is in a wooded, secluded setting with a sunny eastern side that overlooks San Juan Channel.

The drive to Friday Harbor takes about 4 minutes. Renters have access to a neighborhood private beach for launching kayaks/canoes. Famous Roche Harbor Resort and Spa is approx 5 miles.

Crest View is an ideal home base for island activities; its forested acres are a haven for deer, eagles, fox, and other animals; a sunny playground for picnicking, and playing horse shoes, ping pong, crochet and bocce ball; a quiet place to read or watch boats passing through the San Juan Channel.

Children are welcome, pets may be welcome, smokers are not.

Keywords: Large new custom home in wooded acreage w/water view


Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Access to deck, water view...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Water View, upstairs...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s): 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Upstairs landing 'Taos Bed' with twin mattress...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

    Perfect for children, upstairs, water view...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    Use as bedroom, office or video game room, garden view...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    Spacious, two sinks, entry to walk-in closet...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet

    Downstairs guest bathroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Upstairs, two sinks...moreless

Other Amenities

  • New Bedroom Furniture, Gourmet Kitchen with Island and Pantry, Full Utility Room W Washer/Dryer, Complete Privacy...moreless


  • Books:

    Variety of books...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Board Games...moreless

  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Look at the wilderness mountains in the San Juan Islands framed by cedar trees....moreless

  • Water View:

    Watch boats and the ferry to Vancouver Island, BC on the waters surrounding the San Juan Islands. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining Area


  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage:

    Park two to three cars...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Living room has deck with BBQ on water-view side....moreless

  • Parking:

    Large outdoor parking...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Balcony:

    Balcony off of living room and master bedroom with BBQ and water view...moreless

  • Golf:

    Play at San Juan Golf & Country Club...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Two-person kayak, oars and flotation vests ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Established front garden. Back of house has natural grass and trees plus fire pit....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa



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3 night min stay
$360 $360
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$2,160 $8,000

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $309 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $267 Nightly

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Pet Fee $35 + tax
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Cleaning $125 + tax
  • Tax Rate 10.1%

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3 Miles
Nearest Airport
Friday Harbor Airport
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Many in Friday Harbor
2 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Friday Harbor
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
San Juan Golf & Country Club
2 Miles
Nearest Train
Friday Harbor
0.6 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Roche Harbor Road
1.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Duck Soup Inn
100 Miles
Nearest Ski
Mt Baker
0.2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Home Owner's Assoc Private Beach

Car: Necessary

Travel about one mile to see Mona, the local camel who loves to eat carrots or visit the San Juan Vineyards to sample our local wines. Go a few more miles North to Roche Harbor, a private marina and spa with it's more than 100 year old hotel, enormous private yachts, top notch Macmillan Room restaurant, kayaking, swimming, picnic areas, sunset flag ceremonies, and beautiful botanical garden. Schedule a massage while you are there. Come to the West Side to see the orca pods swimming and feeding, visit the historic light house, picnic in the State Park looking across the waters to Vancouver Island, and see historic British Camp. Hike to the top of Mt. Dallas and look out at all of the islands. To to the South tip of the Island to hike the miles of South Beach and visit historic American Camp. Visit the lavender farm with its wonderful gift store. Visit the interesting shops in Friday Harbor, stopping for a special coffee or ice cream before seeing a movie or bowling. There is a whole range of restaurants - family friendly or take-out to gourmet. You can find everything from Chinese pizzas to scotch eggs! Go on a whale watching boat trip and hear about the local flora and fauna, see eagles, and be dazzled by the orcas.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: Crest View was built by me and my husband, Sammy Long in 2006. We live on the west side of San Juan Island where we look across Haro Strait to Vancouver Island. Sammy is a sculptor specializing in bronze busts and figures. I specialize in making furniture I design and wood carving. We have our Spirit Bear studio here on the island. I do volunteer work for the UW Friday Harbor Marine Labs and Sammy does community service.

Why the Owner Chose Friday Harbor:
The San Juan Islands are one of the most beautiful locations in this world. We are within 90 miles of Seattle, Victoria BC and Vancouver BC - three stunning cities. The climate is mild, the wild life is abundant, the scenery is too beautiful to believe, the orcas are astounding - it is heaven. Friday Harbor is a charming town with good stores, art galleries, excellent restaurants, high quality community theater, and an excellent rural hospital.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Crest View is a new property that is immaculate with mostly new furniture and all new linens. Its kitchen is fully equipped. The property has solitude/woods/water view plus it is close to both Friday Harbor and Roche Harbor Resort. Our private beach (for limited number of homes in area) lets you avoid kayak launch fees.Mona, the local camel, is on a farm within 1 mile of Crest View!

Contact us

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  • Crest View Home

    Crest View Home

  • Gourmet kitchen -view of west half

    Gourmet kitchen -view of west half

  • Master Bedroom which has water view & balcony access

    Master Bedroom which has water view & balcony access

  • One of two sink areas in master bath

    One of two sink areas in master bath

  • One of two dining tables

    One of two dining tables

  • Full service utility/wash room

    Full service utility/wash room

  • San Juan Channel view from Crest View

    San Juan Channel view from Crest View

  • Central part of comfortable living room

    Central part of comfortable living room

  • Upstairs queen bedroom with water view

    Upstairs queen bedroom with water view

  • Soaking jet tub in master bath with view!

    Soaking jet tub in master bath with view!

  • Upstairs bedroom with twin beds

    Upstairs bedroom with twin beds

  • Downstairs Office Bedroom with Double

    Downstairs Office Bedroom with Double

VRBO #292298

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