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Vacation in a Unique Loft in Historic Downtown Friday Harbor

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Its easy to understand why we have been voted # 1 island destination 2 years in

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Last updated: 12/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Friday Harbor apartment description

Lovely Loft Units with extensive decorative faux painting, each has 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, full kitchen, unique floor plan, creative use of space. The one with 2 Queens beds and overlooks the Farmers Market and Town. This very convenient to all the activities Friday Harbor and San Juan Island has to offer. Easy walk to many restaurants, shops, art galleries, museums, whale watch and kayak operators, bike, moped and car rentals, plus an easy stroll to the Port.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            ...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

            w/d...moreless

          • the bathrooms are actually unique, each one has a vanity sink, one has a shower and a W/D and the other a toilet ...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • This is a very lovely, spacious unit with great views, unique use of space, world class faux painting and downtown convenience....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Games
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television

              Theme

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

              Attractions

              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Festivals
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Village:

                overlooks a beautiful garden and willow tree...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Pier Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 4 people

              General

              • Clothes Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Parking:

                designated parking space behind building...moreless

              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster
               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              WINTER SEASON
              Nov 10 - May 31, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $199
              $1,194 $3,582
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Tax Rate 10.1%

              Notes:

              Deposits:

              To secure your reservation a 50% deposit is required Mastercard and Visa only.

              Cancellations:

              If you cancel a confirmed reservation and the dates can be re-booked for the same time period and price, there will be a full refund less a $75 administrative fee. If the dates cannot be re-booked, we will retain the entire reservation amount. This is necessary due to our short summer season.


              Cancellation policy:

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


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              Calendar

              Last updated: 12/10/2014
              Check availability
              23 Available
              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
              23 Selected dates
               

              Location

              0.25 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Friday Harbor Airport and Port of Friday Harbor

              Car: Not Necessary

              San Juan Island is the best area to actually see Orca whales in the wild easily during the summer months. Fall and Spring it is a birders paradise with many species passing through en route to their winter home or summer breeding grounds. Many birds reside here in the winter, most beautiful are the Trumpeter Swans and the Great Blue Heron, plus the largest population of Bald Eagles outside of Alaska, reside in the San Juan Islands. We have 3 National Parks on our small beautiful island so there are a lot of opportunities for hiking on the well marked trails.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2010

              About the owner: Capt.Lynn Danaher, San Juan Island,WA. Born in Portland, Oregon, raised on the Columbia River. She has spent her life around the marine environment, self taught and educated in the field. Lynn spent 23 years living in Alaska. During that time she homesteaded in the bush for 5 years and was a commercial fisherman for 14 years. During her years spent commercial fishing she explored the coastline from Bristol Bay to Prince William Sound, Canada to Seattle. She has always remained active in local politics and environmental issues. She worked on the front lines during the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill and participated in an archeological expedition along the Alaska Peninsula. Her fascination of Polynesian culture led her to Hawaii in the 60’s where she attended the University of Hawaii. She has a special interest in the impact of introduced cultures and the seekers of the mythical Polynesian utopia. After leaving Alaska in 1994, she started a whale watch company in the San Juan’s Islands. She is a USCG Licensed Master, Dive Master, on the Board of Directors of Explorers Club, Director of the Friday Harbor Film Festival and President of the Pacific Islands Research Institute. Dedicated to the study, understanding & preservation of the unique cultural heritage & fragile environment of the islands of the Pacific Ocean. Completed archaeological expeditions to Raivavae, Austral Islands, Easter Island and Marquesas. She has traveled extensively, has been to all 7 continents and worked aboard expedition ships since 2001. She has traveled the length and breadth of the Pacific Ocean, from Siberia to Antarctica and Chile to New Zealand as an expedition guide. She is dedicated to renovating buildings in Friday Harbor’s historic district, including The Lofts. Currently she is coordinating the annual Friday Harbor documentary Film Festival. fhff.org Future plans include another expedition to Easter Island, Pitcairn Island, Raivavae and a documentary film project.

              Why the Owner Chose Friday Harbor:
              This is the first secure 2nd floor Loft type apartments built in Friday Harbor. They were designed to creatively utilize the unused open space of the upstairs of the Ace Hardware building. The original tenant of Unit D, was a world class faux artist and this Loft was her portfolio. Plus, this unit has a wonderful balcony for viewing the water, watching the activity of downtown and the farmers market.

              The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
              This wonderful vacation unit located in the heart of the Historic seaport of Friday Harbor is within easy walking distance to everything, the ferry, the port and whale watch vessels, the airport and the Whale Museum. It is also within a 2 minute walk to many restaurants and shops. Both units are fully sprinkled.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english
               

              Photos

              • Its easy to understand why we have been voted # 1 island destination 2 years in

                Its easy to understand why we have been voted # 1 island destination 2 years in

              • Half the fun is getting here

                Half the fun is getting here

              • Arriving in charming Friday Harbor

                Arriving in charming Friday Harbor

              • Look for the red awning at its entrance

                Look for the red awning at its entrance

              • Kitchen

                Kitchen

              • Living room; note custom designed door and faux painting

                Living room; note custom designed door and faux painting

              • wall window detail

                wall window detail

              • interior detail

                interior detail

              • bath with W/D

                bath with W/D

              • 2nd bath

                2nd bath

              • hiking is so rewarding

                hiking is so rewarding

              • The Port of Friday Harbor

                The Port of Friday Harbor

              • Lovely Friday Harbor

                Lovely Friday Harbor

              • Ride the Ferry and enjoy the views

                Ride the Ferry and enjoy the views

              • The Lofts are above the mural on Nichols Street

                The Lofts are above the mural on Nichols Street

              • Living Room and Kitchen area

                Living Room and Kitchen area

              • Living room to bedroom

                Living room to bedroom

              • master bedroom with Queen

                master bedroom with Queen

              • interior bedroom custom door detail

                interior bedroom custom door detail

              • 2nd bedroom Queen bed

                2nd bedroom Queen bed

              • bath with shower

                bath with shower

              • view of beautiful willow tree and town

                view of beautiful willow tree and town

              • Explore the island by bike

                Explore the island by bike

              • Welcome to the Lofts

                Welcome to the Lofts

              VRBO #577391

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              Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

              $199 per night (USD)
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              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 4

              View calendar: Updated 12/10/14
              Minimum stay: 2 nights
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              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated: 12/10/2014
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