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The Quarterdeck House Welcomes You to Relax in Comfort

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


About the property

Comfortable 3 bedroom, 2 full bath home that sleeps 6 adults plus small children

Rates quoted are for two guests. Please contact us regarding additional guest pricing. Children are welcome and may qualify for discount pricing. We are a military family and honor guests in active service.

The Quarterdeck of a ship is the place where visitors are welcomed and shipmates return home. It is also where the ships crew departs to seek new adventures while in Port. The Quarterdeck House is a welcome place to stay while visiting the San Juan Islands as well as reuniting with family and friends in Anacortes and it's neighboring communities. We invite you to stay as our guests and discover new adventures of your own. Let them begin from the Quarterdeck House.

Relaxing vacation home overlooking Flounder Bay. Comfortably furnished and exceptionally equipped for family vacations, reunions, and entertaining.

Walking distance to Skyline Marina where you can rent a kayak, charter a fishing trip, or rent a boat slip.

One mile to Washington Park where you can picnic on the bay, hike through the forest, watch for aquatic wildlife, or jog/walk the two mile trail with outstanding views of the San Juan Islands.

Few blocks walk to our neighborhood Tug Boat Park. As a member of the Skyline Beach Club, you our guest, can enjoy the sand and driftwood on the our club's private beach. Picnic tote and sand toys are provided for at the house.

Short drive to Rosario Beach, Historic Deception Pass Bridge, Washington State Parks and adjoining Camano/Whidbey Islands. Enjoy hiking trails, scenic beauty, Bald Eagles and breathtaking views.

The City of Anacortes hosts many family friendly activities such as the Spring Wine Festival, Quilt Walk, Tulip Festival, Waterfront Festival, Shipwreck Day, Annual Art Festival, Antique Machinery Show, Oktoberfest, Fall Boat Show, Oyster Run Motorcycle Rally, Chamber Art Walks and Lighted Boat Parade- just to name a few.

Keywords: House rental, vacation rental, view home, one level, San Juan Islands, close to ferry, family friendly.

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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 24, 2017

About Stephanie

We are a retired Navy family that still love the sea and all the adventures life can hold. Members of our family are still active Military, and we honor those who serve. We are pleased to share our home with those who share our interests in enjoying life.

Stephanie purchased this house in 2009

Why Stephanie chose Fidalgo Island

This is one of the most beautiful places in the Northwest. It is peaceful, serene, and majestic. The waters surrounding the islands invite you to explore each new day, the peaceful sunsets over them give you time to reflect, and the sunrises invite you to do it all over again.

What makes this house unique

Staying at the Quarterdeck House allows you to visit the Islands by day, and relax by night. The surrounding towns, state parks, and local communities offer such a wide variety of things to do it's hard know what to do first. Which is why our guests come back year after year. We invite you to explore and return again too.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for the wonderful stay in your beautiful home! I loved kayaking around Allen Island, it was really challenging, but I enjoyed every second and the views of the mountains were breathtaking. Lucy loved being able to go to the beach every day - I think she could spend all day in the water. Thank you again, and I hope we can come back next year.
May 2010
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Anacortes House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Hall/guest bath, thick towels, bath soaps, hair dryer.
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Double sinks in Master, thick towels, bath soaps,hair dryer.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Large Master with adjoining bath, deck, and view
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Lower to floor king bed, senior accessable, Bay window.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Large queen Platform bed, desk, guest robes in closet.
  • Cool cotton sheets in summer and warm flannel in winter- Extra pillows, comforters, and blankets available. Graco convertable play pen/crib for infant.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
The Quarterdeck House is all one level with only two steps up from the front or garage entrances. Senior friendly with grab bars in bathrooms and showers. Property located 15 miles to Whidbey Island Naval Air Station, 3 miles to downtown Anacortes and minutes to Washington State Ferry terminal to San Juan and Vancouver Island.


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The Quarterdeck House Welcomes You to Relax in Comfort
average rating of 4.890909 based on 60 reviews

A well appointed and thoughtfully stocked home away from home.

  • 4 of 5

I slept well my whole stay at Quarterdeck House, although I often have issues with beds that are too soft or that have hard springs I can feel. It's a lovely home, well stocked with every conceivable convenience, we enjoyed cooking in the kitchen. A lovely neighborhood (and QUIET!), complete with bunnies and deer for your viewing pleasure. The master bath has double sinks, plus the extra bathroom makes it easy for a houseful of people to get ready to go at the same time. We loved being so close to the Island Ferry. We also took advantage of movies and games that were provided, during our evenings.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful home with everything you need to have a fantastic vacation with an excellent location.

  • 5 of 5

Our experience was fantastic. The few extra touches made this home excellent instead of just good. I needed to contact the owner a couple of times and he was friendly and helpful. If we ever come back to this area we will check this house first.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Home

  • 3 of 5

Everything was very lovely. Location was great. All of the furnishings were great. We enjoyed the Greek restaurant - and also the Calico Cupboard for breakfast. We're too old for your house. We like our own bed. There were too many throw rugs. We could never get the TVs to work. Thanks for your help. We should have called you again. But, that's not your fault

Sstu and Betty Thompson.

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sammamish, WA

Mother-Daughter Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our mother-daughter getaway at The Quarterdeck House, and found it to be very clean and quiet. It was centrally located for what we wanted to do and see, and a nice relaxing place.

  • Submitted: May 28, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Anchorage, AK

Welcoming, Cozy, and very well appointed!

  • 5 of 5

These owners were so wonderful to communicate with prior to our stay and they made us feel right at home!! Our group consisted of grandparents, parents, and small children and we all felt very comfortable in this home. Everything we needed was made available to us. They had toys for the kids, a pack & play for the infant, board games and cards in case we needed to be inside, beach totes to head down to the water, fully furnished kitchens and bathrooms, and a great binder on the table with everything we needed to know for the stay. Check in and check out was a breeze and this was such a better option then staying at a hotel with our large family. We really appreciate everything these owners did to make our stay enjoyable!

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nanaimo BC

Great roomy home

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at your beautiful place, which was in a nice central location. Lots of extra touches and room provided a great home base for our stay on the Island. We can't wait to go again :) !

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Point of Interest
Tug Boat Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Skyline Marina
Nearest Point of Interest
Washington Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Washington State Ferry Terminal
Nearest Point of Interest
Deception Pass
Nearest Point of Interest
Fort Casey State Park
Car: recommended

Close proximity to Whidbey/ Camano Islands, Rosario Beach, Bellingham and British Columbia.


Rates & Availability

Anacortes House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Summer Rates
Jun 15 2017 - Sep 4 2017
5 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Additional Guest Fee $30 per person per night

Rates based on double occupancy only, additional fee of $30.00 per person per night for additional guests.
$100 reservation cancellation fee. A signed copy of the contract must be returned prior to booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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