Location: Featured in National Geographic as one of the most unique spots in North America, Point Roberts, Washington, USA – is only 35 minutes from Downtown Vancouver, Canada home of the 2010 Winter Olympics and 40 minutes from Bellingham Washington, this unique location puts you on a classic NW beach in the USA.
Accommodations: FULLY FURNISHED, GORGEOUS, DESIGNER HOME, 3 BEDROOMS (2 OCEAN FRONT), 2 BATHS (SLEEPS 6) EXCEPTIONAL SOUTH-FACING, BEACH-FRONT HOME, Granite and hardwoods throughout this designer quality home has breathtaking views from the snowy peaks of Mount Baker, across pristine straights to the San Juan and Gulf Islands.
Private beach, walking distance to Light house Park, Point Roberts Marina, Point Roberts Air Field, dinning and shopping.
One of the most unique spots in all of North America, Point Roberts, Washington is a 5 square mile Peninsula of land owned by the US but located just below Vancouver BC Canada. Surrounded by clear island waters those who live in this “national point of interest” believe we have it all. In just 20 short minutes you’re at the gateway to one of the most beautiful and metropolitan cities in world Vancouver, BC, and just a quick trip to the traditional North West beauty of Bellingham Washington.
HOW TO GET HERE:
BY AIR - 20 minutes drive from Vancouver International Airport (YVR), 40 minutes drive from Bellingham Airport and now you fly directly into Point Roberts from Bellingham or Seattle Washington (contact us for more details). For you pilots we are just a stroll from a great private airstrip. We are about 25 minutes from the and 35 minutes from downtown Vancouver, BC
BY CAR - An interesting point about the Point is that the only way into Point Roberts from the US mainland is by water or air. Visitors by car will need to take a short detour through Canada.
BEACH FRONT LOCATION, Stunning views from Mount Baker in the East to the San Juan and Gulf Islands to the West. This south facing beach front home lets you wake to beautiful sunrises and toast the magnificent colors as the sun sets over the Georgia Straight and falls behind the Gulf Islands. In the summer months you can watch the pods of Orcas pass by just off shore. Year round wildlife abounds with golden and bald eagles, blue herons, seals, sea lions and dolphin. This home is conveniently located just a short walk from Point Roberts Marina, a premier recreational marina for all your nautical needs. When visiting don’t forget your clubs, you will not want to miss a round or two at the Point Roberts Golf and Country Club one of the finest courses in the Pacific Northwest. Graham Cooke and Wayne Carleton have designed a course that flows through the land while taking care not to disturb the natural beauty and wildlife. If you are after even more active pursuits you can, hike, bike, kayak or even fish from the beach or excursion to any Gulf or San Juan Islands. You will always remember your stay in this beautiful home one of the North West’s most beautiful beaches in one of the most unique places in North America.
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The house has 2 separate decks for entertaining. You can barbeque and enjoy the beautiful yard and summer garden, just off your private beach while taking in soul filling views. There is just nothing like a glass of wine as you and your guests watch pods of Orcas jump and play just yards away.
The Orcas arrive in the area in late spring and stay throughout the summer, there are sightings almost daily.
This fully furnished designer home has 3 bedrooms each equipped with a TV, the 2 bathrooms each have luxurious Jacuzzi tubs. The living room features a great gas fireplace surrounded by comfortable sofas and chairs, a TV, stereo, cable and entertainment system. The living room opens with double French doors to the oceanfront deck. The large dining room has seating for 10 people.
PETS: Damage deposit may be required.
AMENITIES: Gas fireplace, Cable T.V. with DVD- in living room, T.V. in each bedroom and DVD in Master and lower bedroom. Entertainment system with CD/DVD player, designer kitchen with oven, 4 burner gas cook top, microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator with ice maker and filtered water; coffee maker, iron/ironing board. All linens provided including towels for showers, baths, and beach towels also;
ACTIVITIES: Beautiful 18 hole golf course-Point Roberts Golf Course, with a driving range; walking along the beach or the many beautiful trails through the beautiful forests (Lilly Point). Kayaking (either bring your own or rent them at the county park only a short walk away) Boating and fishing, the marina is only a 5 minute walk away, biking, whale watching among other wildlife. Swimming, but beware the water can be a bit cold, Beach Barbeque.
$400/night (3 night minimum)
Keywords: Waterfront, Beach access, Whale Watching