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Roche Harbor Retreat - Waterfront Home on Westcott Bay

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Front porch with comfy Adirondack chairs

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Last updated: 05/18/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Westcott Bay is a quiet retreat from the energy of Roche Harbor Resort ... yet only a 5-minute walk to one of the country's finest resorts that includes a spa, market, clothing store and more. Our home sleeps up to 8 comfortably and is a great place to create memories for families with children.

Just updated in the fall of 2013 with new furniture, bedding, linens, and original artwork, there is a fully appointed kitchen with granite counters that has everything you need for cooking and entertaining. There is even an iMac and wireless internet, though you’ll probably spend your time outdoors …

Soak in the serenity of Westcott Bay and its abundant wildlife. Enjoy morning coffee on the deck and watch eagles fly overhead and pelicans sunning themselves on mooring buoys. Head down the stairs to the tidal flats and dig for clams at low tide. Sip your wine and watch the seals and otters play right in front of you. Or make a stop at the dog park on the short walk to Roche Harbor Resort.

If you’re driving, it’s a quick trip (or a casual paddle on a paddle board or kayak) to English Camp, a historic national park with great hiking trails. A bit further down the west side, check out Lime Kiln state park where you can literally watch Orcas play right in front of you!

At night, roast s'mores at the fire pit and see stars so bright, you’ll wonder if the earth has somehow moved closer to them. Come enjoy all there is to offer in this special spot … and make memories to last a lifetime.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs considered ... no other pets please. We are a dog loving family (we have three) and understand they are part of the family too. The area is great for dogs with the waterfront out the back door and the dog park nearby. The damage insurance covers accidental damage resulting from guests and pets. Damage that is intentional, illegal, or due to negligence is not covered. Some basic rules: 1 - You cannot leave your dog unattended on the property at any time 2 - If your dog is young, untrained, or prone to marking territory, please do not bring your dog with you...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Backgammon, checkers, etc. in bonus room and living room cabinet below TV...moreless

  • Toys:

    For small children in the bonus room...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Games:

    A Wii video player and games are in the bonus room...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Assorted DVDs in living room cabinet below TV...moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Southeast facing, bright and warm. Walk around White Point or head down to the beach to launch your kayak, dig for clams, or set some crab pots....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    See wifi password on desk...moreless

  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    12 cup cone filter Cuisinart...moreless

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

    Fully equipped with plenty of plates, glasses, and utensils. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Grill is kept in the garage. Please use outdoors....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    2 eleven foot paddle boards are kept near the water for your use...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early High 2015
May 25 - Jun 30, 2015
4 night min stay
$500 $600
Fri, Sat
$3,500

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Independence Day 2015
Jul 1 - Jul 4, 2015
4 night min stay
$1,000

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Late High 2015
Jul 5 - Sep 3, 2015
4 night min stay
$500 $600
Fri, Sat
$3,500

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Labor Day 2015
Sep 4 - Sep 6, 2015
3 night min stay
$600

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Sept High 2015
Sep 7 - Sep 14, 2015
3 night min stay
$500 $600
Fri, Sat
$3,500

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Shoulder Fall 2015
Sep 15 - Sep 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$350 $400
Fri, Sat
$2,450

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Low
Oct 1 - Nov 24, 2015
2 night min stay
$250 $300
Fri, Sat
$1,750

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Thanksgiving 2015
Nov 25 - Nov 28, 2015
4 night min stay
$350

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Low
Nov 29 - Dec 17, 2015
2 night min stay
$250 $300
Fri, Sat
$1,750

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Christmas 2015
Dec 18 - Jan 2, 2016
4 night min stay
$400 $500
Fri, Sat

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Low
Jan 3 - Jan 14, 2016
2 night min stay
$250 $300
Fri, Sat
$1,750

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

MLK Jr. 2016
Jan 15 - Jan 17, 2016
3 night min stay
$300

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Low
Jan 18 - Feb 11, 2016
2 night min stay
$250 $300
Fri, Sat
$1,750

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

President's 2016
Feb 12 - Feb 14, 2016
3 night min stay
$300

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Low
Feb 15 - Mar 17, 2016
2 night min stay
$250 $300
Fri, Sat
$1,750

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Easter 2016
Mar 18 - Apr 2, 2016
4 night min stay
$350 $400
Fri, Sat
$2,450

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Low
Apr 3 - Apr 30, 2016
2 night min stay
$250 $300
Fri, Sat
$1,750

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Shoulder Spring 2016
May 1 - May 26, 2016
2 night min stay
$350 $400
Fri, Sat
$2,450

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Memorial Day 2016
May 27 - May 29, 2016
3 night min stay
$600

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Cleaning Fee $200
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

During high season (Memorial - Labor Day) weekend reservations must include Friday and Saturday.

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if cancelled more than 90 days prior to Check-in date.

50% refund if cancelled 45 - 90 days prior to Check-in date.

0% refund if cancelled less than 45 days prior to Check-in date.

If we are able to re-book your cancelled dates, we will provide you a full refund.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 05/18/2015
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Location

1 Miles
Nearest Airport
Roche Harbor
10 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Friday Harbor

Car: Recommended

Our home has the best of both worlds. We are on the quiet side of Roche Harbor, yet only a short 5 minute walk to Roche Harbor Resort. Enjoy your morning coffee while watching seabirds on and eagles above Westcott Bay, the most abundant wildlife bay on San Juan Island.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: We recently purchased this home from the original owner who built it in 1995. We love the area and intend to live there full time in the years ahead and are happy to share all the beauty and experiences with you.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Front porch with comfy Adirondack chairs

    Front porch with comfy Adirondack chairs

  • Double rainbow over Westcott Bay

    Double rainbow over Westcott Bay

  • Or perhaps lunch and a snack if you overslept:)

    Or perhaps lunch and a snack if you overslept:)

  • Dining area with expansive view of Westcott Bay

    Dining area with expansive view of Westcott Bay

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Master bedroom w/king bed

    Master bedroom w/king bed

  • Upstairs bedroom with queen sleigh bed

    Upstairs bedroom with queen sleigh bed

  • Upstairs common area ... relax and enjoy the view

    Upstairs common area ... relax and enjoy the view

  • Grab dinner or appetizers on the mud beach ... clams, mussels, and oysters

    Grab dinner or appetizers on the mud beach ... clams, mussels, and oysters

  • Ready for some fun on the water?

    Ready for some fun on the water?

  • View of Roche Harbor from above. Our home on Westcott Bay top center of photo.

    View of Roche Harbor from above. Our home on Westcott Bay top center of photo.

  • A Christmas morning sunrise

    A Christmas morning sunrise

  • Enjoy morning coffee and breakfast on the deck

    Enjoy morning coffee and breakfast on the deck

  • Enjoy the big Adirondack chairs on the deck ... oh, the view isn't bad either!

    Enjoy the big Adirondack chairs on the deck ... oh, the view isn't bad either!

  • Dining area and living room

    Dining area and living room

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Master bathroom

    Master bathroom

  • Upstairs bedroom with twin beds

    Upstairs bedroom with twin beds

  • Bonus room now has queen bed plus queen futon ... new photo coming soon!

    Bonus room now has queen bed plus queen futon ... new photo coming soon!

  • Can you believe how good this beach smells?

    Can you believe how good this beach smells?

  • Enjoy s'mores by the fire pit

    Enjoy s'mores by the fire pit

  • A short, beautiful walk down the road - San Juan Distillery (both gin and cider)

    A short, beautiful walk down the road - San Juan Distillery (both gin and cider)

  • The bustling harbor in summer

    The bustling harbor in summer

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  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within an hour
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/18/2015
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