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Waterfront Retreat - Birdwatching, Kayaking, Relaxing, Getaway.

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One more every day sunset... thanks Mike!

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Last updated: 07/21/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Cozy waterfront cabin with sleeping loft (queen bed) and extra bed in living area (futon). . Stunning sunsets from this delightful waterfront cabin located amongst graceful Fir trees and Madronas - home to Eagles, Osprey, Woodpeckers, ducks, seagulls and seals. Take a walk down the unique, hand-hewn driftwood stairs to the rocky beach, or build a fire in the fire pit and relax while watching the sun set over Hope Island, the Tonkin Islands and Whidbey Island. One guest said, 'This is like living in a National Forest on the water.'

This is the perfect setting for romance or a quiet best-friends getaway. There is nothing quite so pleasant as sitting around the firepit, rain or shine, watching the sun dip below the island-studded waters of Skagit Bay, grilling steak or roasting schmoors.

Inside, the loft hosts a queen bed. Additional sleeping area is in the combination kitchen, living-room on a comfortable double futon - all with views to the water through the native-landscaped yard.

The neighborhood is quiet and peaceful, particularly on weekends. The best of the Pacific Northwest: tall Firs, Madronnas, and Cedar trees filled with birdlife.

Downtown La Conner is known for its antiquing, fine restaurants and local artists.

So, bring your s'mores and hot dogs, jeans and flip-flops for a day (or a week or a month - we encourage longer-term renters too) at the beach. Step back to a tranquil and simpler place and time.

We are kid and pet friendly, but not kid or pet-proof. We are not responsible for accidents on property.



Keywords: Waterfront, Beach, Cabin, Between Seattle and Vancouver, B.C., near Bellingham, kayaking, Art's Alive, Tulip Festival

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 450 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage

Suitability

  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    $500 fine for smoking on property. ...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Please provide own bedding, food and food/water bowl. Pets not allowed on furniture, beds, or sheepskin rugs. Pets must go with you if yo leave the premises (like going out for dinner). We charge extra $100 damage deposit for pets....moreless

Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    very small bathroom, but has all you need....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • Music Library:

    Nice assortment of music - blues, jazz, R&B...moreless

  • Television:

    T.V. for movies only....moreless

  • Video Library:

    Limited, but entertainment if you get tired of the beach....moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Snee-oosh beach, Whidby Island, Hope Island and Tonkin Islands...moreless

  • Beachfront:

    small pebbles, rocky, driftwood, mud flats...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    distant Olympic mountains...moreless

  • Rural:

    We are in Skagit county on the Swinomish Indian Reservation. Lots are 50 - 100 feet wide along the water set in the woods. Due to the many trees, it feels private, but neighbors are nearby. ...moreless

  • Water View
  • Waterfront:

    Steps to beach. Rough-hewn with handrails. Possible to take kayak down, but need two strong people....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    Table seats 2 comfortable, 4 if children....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace:

    Propane heater with glass face to see fire...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking:

    Plenty ...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    WiFi access...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    and coffee grinder...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    spatulas, cheese grater, large spoons, etc....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    One set of 6, plus glassware and wine glasses...moreless

  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    various spices - salt, pepper, spray oil, a few misc. spices. Mustard, catsup....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Mid-size refrigerator....moreless

  • Stove:

    4-burner RV cook stove with small oven. Oven keeps things warm, but I wouldn't try to bake a pie in it - or cookies....moreless

  • Toaster:

    4-slicer...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Bicycles:

    Can be rented downtown LaConner on Morris street....moreless

  • Golf:

    Within 20 minutes on Highway 20 - Smilk Bay Golf Course...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    can be rented downtown Anacortes...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    no lawn, but natural wooded setting with plenty of space for guests, outdoor eating with table and 3 lounge chairs....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    propane provided....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
HIGH SEASON 2016
Apr 1 - Sep 29, 2016
2 night min stay
$125 $135
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$800

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Fall Season
Sep 30 - Oct 6, 2016
2 night min stay
$75 $110
Fri, Sat
$500

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Columbus Day
Oct 7 - Oct 10, 2016
2 night min stay
$135
$800

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Mid-Fall
Oct 11 - Nov 22, 2016
2 night min stay
$75 $100
Fri, Sat
$500

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Thanksgiving
Nov 23 - Nov 27, 2016
3 night min stay
$135

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Late Fall
Nov 28 - Dec 21, 2016
1 night min stay
$75 $100
Fri, Sat
$500

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Christmas
Dec 22 - Jan 1, 2017
3 night min stay
$135
$890

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$125 $135
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$800

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $55 + tax
  • Pet Fee $25 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Tax Rate 10.1%

Notes:

Rates are for DOUBLE OCCUPANCY. Extra guests including children are $25 per night. Pet (pre-approved) are $25 per night. We reserve the right to charge more for pet cleaning or damage deposit. ONE NIGHT only reservations incur an extra $30 fee. 30-day cancellation policy.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 07/21/2016
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Location

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80 Miles
Nearest Airport
Seatac
7 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Nell Thorn
12 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Anacortes
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
Smilk Beach
20 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrack
8 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 20
7 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Nell Thorn
60 Miles
Nearest Ski
Mt. Baker
La Conner, WA, USA
Nearest Beach
Snee-oosh

Car: Necessary

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: A marriage of creativity, travel, a daughter in the arts. Alan is a creative builder - check out the oars as handrails on the loft ladder. Yoko, his wife, sews, makes the best sushi, and the two have them have raised a beautiful daughter who studied ballet and is with PNW Ballet. They live in California and enjoy the summer months in the PNW

Why the Owner Chose La Conner, WA, USA:
We fell in love with it.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Travel back to a simpler time by simply being at the cabin. All views face the western sunset, watch storms dance across the water, walk down to the beach on the rough-hewn log steps, watch the squirrels, hummingbirds, eagles and seals.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • One more every day sunset... thanks Mike!

    One more every day sunset... thanks Mike!

  • main floor, kitchen, dining area, looking west over water to islands.

    main floor, kitchen, dining area, looking west over water to islands.

  • Open living area - bright, cheerful

    Open living area - bright, cheerful

  • Looking up towards loft.  Bath is at back on the right.

    Looking up towards loft. Bath is at back on the right.

  • Futon pulls out for sleeping.

    Futon pulls out for sleeping.

  • Simple living at its best!

    Simple living at its best!

  • A winter's day on the beach

    A winter's day on the beach

  • Birder's Paradise

    Birder's Paradise

  • Native American canoe race - landing in La Conner from around the Pacific Rim

    Native American canoe race - landing in La Conner from around the Pacific Rim

  • Summer - tranquility

    Summer - tranquility

  • Looking down from the loft.

    Looking down from the loft.

  • Stairs to loft have rails on both sides.

    Stairs to loft have rails on both sides.

  • Loft sleeping area, double bed, sheepskin rugs.

    Loft sleeping area, double bed, sheepskin rugs.

  • Tide is out... firepit, picnic table

    Tide is out... firepit, picnic table

  • Winter - warm and toasty inside, stunning on the water in winter.

    Winter - warm and toasty inside, stunning on the water in winter.

  • Miles and miles of beach

    Miles and miles of beach

  • Mount Baker and Snow Geese  in Skagit Valley

    Mount Baker and Snow Geese in Skagit Valley

  • The Tulip Festival - April

    The Tulip Festival - April

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This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Saturday, July 23, 2016

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    0
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 07/21/2016

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