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Recent Northwest & Islands reviews

  • Great house

    "Our group had an amazing Labor Day trip. Great house and property. Jane was a pleasure and very easy to work with. Highly recommend!"
    Guest: Perko Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 4, 2014
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  • A Wonderful Trip Made Even Better

    "Just back from a family visit in Bellingham, Washington, where we stayed at this terrific Lake Whatcom Waterfront home. Our trip was great, and Cindy's home made it even better. The home is so comfortable, the view is wonderful, and Cindy has thought of everything. Our favorite part of the home is the outdoor living space, which is incredible. Several patios, including a very large covered area with a fireplace (and lots of firewood supplied), lots of seating and views to the lake. You can't go wrong with this home."
    Guest: Joi S. Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 22, 2014
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  • Peaceful and comfortable weekend for two couples

    "The Cottage on the Bay was everything we hoped for and more. Spacious for the four of us and the setting is incredible. We were lucky with the weather and enjoyed every moment on the deck or down below on the beach. We biked right from the house around the area and into La Conner for lunch. A great kayak launch site is a 5 min drive and the islands in the bay are really fun to explore. We had stayed in the area several times and think this was the best place yet. It would be 5 stars but for the unusual requirement to do all our sheets and towels and fold them before leaving. Kind of make our last morning laundry time vs. fun time getting it all in and out of the washer and dryer by 11am checkout. But, we will be back. It is a great location and very nice cottage."
    Guest: Anonymous Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 19, 2014
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  • Perfect for an Extended Family or Group

    "We rented this house for the weekend for a family wedding in town. Overall, we were very pleased! The the whole house was very clean, bedrooms were comfortable, plenty of bedding, and the kitchen was well equipped. Big beautiful home on lots of acreage, and since it was August, there were ripe blackberries on the bushes out behind the house. It was just 10 minutes into downtown Mt. Vernon. We even found a plate of fresh homemade scones upon our arrival!"
    Guest: Maureen S. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 9, 2014
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Northwest & Islands Travel Tips

Luxurious Northwest Washington Vacation Rentals

Northwest Washington is where you will find some of the most stylish and luxurious vacation homes. Perhaps the homes are so beautiful because their owners feel that they need to blend in with the incredible scenic beauty of the region. Spacious living areas have large windows that take in sweeping views of the mountains and coastline. Large fireplaces provide an area around which you can congregate in the evenings and socialize with family and friends. Modern kitchens are often equipped with state-of-the-art modern appliances that make holiday catering easy and convenient. Multiple bedrooms are tastefully furnished and many have large windows to take in the amazing views. Many homes have outdoor decks and barbecue facilities where you can enjoy a meal on a summer’s evening. Perhaps one of the greatest benefits of staying in a vacation home is that you get to experience a level of luxury at a far more affordable price tag.

Natural Attractions and Outdoor Activities at Northwest Washington Lodging

Northwest Washington is an outdoor adventurer’s playground. For the active person, it is almost hard to decide which activity to do each day. There are endless trails that climb and traverse the surrounding mountains. Enjoy a day out hiking with the family or book a guided multi-day tour which offers more of a challenge. Mountain bikers can test their skills on the winding and fast single-track sections that wind their way through the forests and along the coastline. For those that have an interest in nature and wildlife, you can spend your days exploring the state parks, seeking out the shy game and birdlife. If you like to be out on the water, you can spend your days fishing along the coast or in the many streams and rivers that run through the region. Paddlers can enjoy a scenic sea kayak excursion along the rugged coastline, exploring the many inlets and islands. Whale watching and dolphin sighting excursions are popular in season.

Visitors to Northwest Washington Lake Homes

Northwest Washington as a destination will appeal to those people who have a genuine appreciation for nature and scenic landscapes. The region provides numerous subjects for creating memorable photographs. Artists are also drawn to the region because of its incredible scenic beauty. People who perhaps don’t have artistic talent themselves can enjoy browsing the many art galleries in the towns and cities and perhaps find that perfect portrait to take home. For those that enjoy the outdoors and being active, there are endless recreational opportunities. In the summertime, you can enjoy hiking, mountain biking, paddling and horseback riding. In the wintertime, you can enjoy a wide variety of snow sports including skiing and snowmobiling. It is a great destination for a fun-filled family vacation. The region also has a strong cultural and historical heritage and those with such an interest can enjoy visiting the many museums and cultural attractions of the area. Because of its scenic beauty, it is a favorite destination for honeymoons or romantic getaways.

Getting to Washington Vacation Rentals in the Northwest Region

The Northwest can be accessed either through Vancouver or Seattle, depending on where you are travelling from. Both these cities have international airports which host all major North American airlines. There are regularly scheduled commercial flights that connect Seattle or Vancouver with major cities in Canada and the United States. There are good road and ferry links to the Northwest that provide easy access to your vacation destination. Check the ferry operating times before you set out so you can ensure you reach your destination in time.

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