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Cozy Private Cottage

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Last updated: 09/07/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Bellingham cottage description

This cozy cottage is well appointed; just bring your clothes. Easy access to shopping in Bellingham or travel east to Mt. Baker for excellent snow boarding and skiing. Travel north to historic Lynden or on to the Canadian border. During the summer months enjoy the private, heated swimming pool. A covered BBQ area is located near the pool for summer BBQ's.

We offer a late 1:00 pm check out when available. Complimentary coffee and tea service are provided.

Keywords: Country Cottage in a country setting, just 6 miles from Bellingham.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cottage
  • 1100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

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          • Den: 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Click-clack sofa...moreless

          • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining Area Seats:

            4...moreless

          • Dining
          • Coffee Maker
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Dishwasher
          • Kitchen
          • Microwave
          • Oven
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Toaster
          • Seating for 4 people

          Amenities

          • Clothes Dryer
          • Gas Fireplace
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided
          • Living Room
          • Parking Off Street
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine

          Other Amenities

              • The caretaker is a licensed massage therapist. If you'd like to book a massage, please let us know prior to your arrival. Rate is 50.00 per hour and is done at the cottage on a professional massage table....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television
              • Video Library

              Communications

                  • Wireless Internet

                  Pool & Spa

                  • Private Pool:

                    Heated during the summer only....moreless

                  • Heated Pool

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    Grill is located under the covered area by pool....moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Deck / Patio

                  Location & View

                      • Rural

                      Activities

                      • Cinemas
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Groceries
                      • Hospital
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Kayaking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Rafting
                      • Sailing
                      • Skiing
                      • Sound/Bay Fishing
                      • Swimming
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Whale Watching
                      • Walking
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Marina
                      • Museums
                      • Restaurants
                      • Water Parks
                      • Winery Tours
                      • Antiquing
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Boating
                      • Gambling Casinos
                      • Outlet Shopping
                      • Paddle Boating
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Wind-Surfing
                       

                      Reviews

                      Write a review 4.7
                      from 16 traveler reviews
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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay
                      $139
                      $875 $2,400
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Tax Rate 3.5%

                      Cancellation policy:

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


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                      Last updated: 09/07/2014
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                      Location

                      10.2 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Bellingham International Airport
                      1.8 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Raspberry Ridge Golf Course
                      13.2 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Fairhaven
                      1.8 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Raspberry Ridge Golf Course/Shuksan Golf is 2.8
                      13.2 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      Fairhaven
                      5.9 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      I-5
                      1.8 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Raspberry Ridge
                      44 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      Mt Baker Ski Area
                      9.1 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Lake Whatcom (Locust beach/B'ham Bay is 10.3 mi.)

                      Car: Necessary

                      This property is located in the northern part of Bellingham about 5-6 miles from the mall and north Bellingham. Heading north takes you to Lynden, a Dutch themed town which is about 5 miles from the Canadian border.

                      Head east towards Mt. Baker for a scenic drive and fabulous hiking trails.

                      Head west to Ferndale where you'll find historic Hovander Park which is a working farm complete with farm animals and display gardens.

                      Bellingham to the south offers lots of parks where you can paddle boat, go on a whale watching trip, fly kites, canoe or kayak, walk the beaches or enjoy an afternoon of shopping.

                      The cottage is sandwiched between two golf courses, Raspberry Ridge to the north and Shuksan to the south.

                      A 10-20 minute drive will take you to one of 3 different casinos.

                      Enjoy the peacefulness of waking up to watch the nearby horses running in the fields or simply lay by the pool and read a book.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2004

                      About the owner: I am a nurse and own an adult family home business. I have a vacation home in Glacier, Washington that I have been renting to vacationers for more than 15 years. After moving to Birch Bay I decided to turn my unique cottage into a vacation home. I enjoy meeting people and helping them enjoy a pleasant stay.

                      Why the Owner Chose Bellingham:
                      This home is in a great location for lots of different interest that folks might have and offers easy access in and out of Bellingham without having to be right in town. I already have a vacation property in Glacier, so I am well aware of how to appoint a vacation home and feel that I can provide a quality product to vacationers.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                      It's quiet, easy access to Bellingham. There's is a horse farm across the street and it's fun to wake up and hear them running through the fields. Just a short walk down the road is a wildlife area with lots of birds and further up the road is a horse trail that is great for a run or walk. Sip some tea in the evening, read a book or enjoy a movie from the DVD library. The swimming pool can be enjoyed during the summer from around Memorial day until Labor Day depending on weather conditions. There is a caretaker Julie, on site located in the small guest house on the same property. She will only appear if you have a need for her. She is gone a lot and you may not see her. Having a private swimming pool that you can enjoy all day during the summer or being able to go for an evening swim is priceless.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

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                      Photos

                      • Autumn picture of front of cottage.

                        Autumn picture of front of cottage.

                      • Living room.

                        Living room.

                      • Another place to put your feet up and relax.

                        Another place to put your feet up and relax.

                      • Plenty of seating to watch a movie on the flat screen.

                        Plenty of seating to watch a movie on the flat screen.

                      • Kitchen

                        Kitchen

                      • Queen bed in Master

                        Queen bed in Master

                      • On suite master bath.

                        On suite master bath.

                      • Main bathroom.

                        Main bathroom.

                      • Office area and stairs to loft bedroom.

                        Office area and stairs to loft bedroom.

                      • Hidden nook in loft bedroom.

                        Hidden nook in loft bedroom.

                      • Front porch. Ashtray provided.

                        Front porch. Ashtray provided.

                      • Relax poolside.

                        Relax poolside.

                      • A comfy place to put your feet up and relax.

                        A comfy place to put your feet up and relax.

                      • Living room with front entry in the background.

                        Living room with front entry in the background.

                      • Kitchen & dining area.

                        Kitchen & dining area.

                      • Dining room and dry bar.

                        Dining room and dry bar.

                      • Master Bathroom and laundry.

                        Master Bathroom and laundry.

                      • Main full bathroom

                        Main full bathroom

                      • Click-clack sofa in the office area for extra sleeping options.

                        Click-clack sofa in the office area for extra sleeping options.

                      • Loft Bedroom with two twin beds.

                        Loft Bedroom with two twin beds.

                      • Heated Swimming Pool for Summer Use Only

                        Heated Swimming Pool for Summer Use Only

                      • Gas BBQ located near pool under shelter.

                        Gas BBQ located near pool under shelter.

                      • Plenty of pool side seating for outside dining.

                        Plenty of pool side seating for outside dining.

                      VRBO #328933

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                      This listing was first published here in 2010.

                      Date last modified - Wednesday, September 17, 2014

                      $139 per night (USD)
                      16

                      2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 5

                      View calendar: Updated 09/07/14
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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