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Sleek Contemporary on Doe Bay Waterfront, Southern Views, Beach!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

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Details
Property
house
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 4 nights

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, Sleeps 4

ORCAS ISLAND VACATION RENTAL HOME - ASIAN MINIMALISM NEAR DOE BAY

When your tastes run to the contemporary, you’ll find this sophisticated Doe Bay cabin a jewel of design integrity (To learn about the architect's concept, go to www.archdaily/157449 - Nami an is the featured property!) Nami An has a distinctive minimal esthetic with Asian influences. This "cabin" on Doe Bay is a light-filled volume of space, created with the vision that every detail should be precise and harmonious.

The Asian theme begins when you remove your shoes and don slippers (thoughtfully provided) to tread lightly on the bamboo floors. Furnishings are sleek and contemporary; shoji screens take the place of swinging doors. Bathing is a special experience as well - you’ll step up to sink down into a deep Japanese soaking tub. One side of the shower is a glass wall with a view into a small fenced garden.There’s even an outdoor shower in this courtyard where you can feel completely part of the natural atmosphere.

The main level of the home encompasses the bathing room and powder room, a well-equipped kitchen with paperstone counters, the dining area, and a bedroom with a floating queen-size futon bed. Upstairs, there's an open loft with an additional bed and a folded futon; shoji screens are installed to provide visual privacy for those sleeping on this upper level. _But do note that Nami An is intended for two or three adult guests to enjoy. (The sides of the stairway are open and not suitable for small children.)_

Nami An has a beautiful waterfront outlook where nature abounds. Complete privacy is provided to the left of the home by a wooded area that attracts deer, eagles, and rabbits. The two neighboring homes to the right may be screened from view with the use of window shades and shoji screens.

Forward of the home, there is a cleared path that leads to a rocky outcrop at the shoreline. When the water recedes in low tide, you can clamber along the waterside and study the wide diversity of sea creatures left behind in the pockets of the rocks.

Nami An has a great location on the sunny southeastern tip of Orcas Island, within a short walk of Doe Bay Resort where there's a convenience store, a wonderful restaurant, and clothing optional soaking tubs and sauna (a day pass can be purchased at the Resort). It's a 15 minute drive to Olga and Moran State Park (super hiking!), about 30 minutes from Eastsound Village where there are lots of shops and dining, and a 45 minute drive from the Orcas Ferry Landing.

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS HOME IS NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN UNDER 12 YEARS OF AGE.

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Property Manager
Vacation Doorways
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
January 24, 2017

About Vacation Doorways

Vacation Doorways, is the largest vacation rental company in the San Juan Islands. We represent more than 70 wonderful vacation homes located on San Juan, Orcas, & Lopez Islands.

When you rent a Vacation Doorway home:

• Our reservation staff will help you find the perfect home.

• The booking process is quick, easy, & secure.

• You’re protected by a Rental Agreement that spells out rates, terms, & conditions.

��� Your reservation and payment are rapidly confirmed.

• The home you rent is professionally cleaned before you check-in.

• A property manager is on call 24/7.

• You’re dealing with a highly experienced, reputable company.

• You can be confident that you’ll have a wonderful vacation rental experience!

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(45 traveler reviews)

Sleek Contemporary on Doe Bay Waterfront, Southern Views, Beach!
average rating of 4.688889 based on 45 reviews
4

Great Getaway

  • 4 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was more than satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

A stunning home in a quiet location was everything we were looking for in a getaway! There were heavy storms predicted and the management company called us to make sure we were OK with still going. We decided to go and hunker down with books, movies and wine! Sadly, we packed many DVD's and there was only a BluRay player. This was a pretty big set back as we really wanted to take this time to catch up on movies. Don't pack your CD's either. If you DO have BluRay's, then you are set with what seems to be a great audio system. The TV monitor is oddly placed, so you will have to move some furniture around to watch comfortably. Great pot bellied stove, view, soaking tub, beds, linens and so much more.

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: Vacation Doorways
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5

Nami An

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The vacation rental was somewhat dirty.

I was very happy with the location.

I was satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Unfortunately, when we arrived, the house had not been cleaned and really wasn't habitable. Kyle, the agent, arranged to have a woman partially clean the house so that we could at least sleep there, and take a shower in the morning. She finished cleaning the next day when we were out. Aside from that, the house itself is beautiful, full of light, highly functional, and has a gorgeous view. It's perfectly situated on the lot. I can't say enough good things about the house. Really perfection itself. Obviously, I cannot answer some of the below questions, because of the dirty condition of the house when we arrived. However, it WAS rectified, and from then on, we had a lovely vacation. We were also VERY unhappy with VRBO for charging us a "travelers fee"($100)two days later, on top of the service charge that was already included in the original price. We won't be using VRBO again until they change this policy. that was already included in the entire price.

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely spot on Orcas

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

The house was clean, spacious and unique. Loved the view and seeing the deer in the yard each morning.

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Vacation Doorways
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Nani - an

  • 4 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Really great! Beautiful views - great architecture. Our only criticism would be the impracticability of the bathroom. The master bedroom always had to go downstairs to use it and the shower - although highly aesthetic - really wasn't functional.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Vacation Doorways
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5

Paradise

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Clean and relaxing place to recharge, we enjoyed our stay vet much and the location is very nice and rural, their is a neighbor next door but we didn't mind. I am hopeful to return next year. It was really hard to leave the house to go sightseeing but we managed. Orcas island is as beautiful on top of the mountain as the Amalfi coast!

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great gifts come in small packages

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was more than helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Small but wonderful house with Japanese inspired decor. Right up our alley!

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Notes

  • Rates shown above do not include taxes and fees
  • $225 - $300 Night, Weekly Discount
  • USD
  • June 15 - Sept 15: 4 Night Minimum, $300 Night, $1750 Week + $25 Booking
  • Rest of Year: 4 Night Minimum, $225 Night, $1300 Week + $25 Booking
  • $150 Cleaning, $350 Refundable Security Deposit
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Amenities

Doe Bay House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen bed, 1 Other bed
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
Notes:
To start your stay with no hassle, we provide a courtesy supply of coffee, some dry spices, shampoo, conditioner, bath and kitchen soaps, paper products, foil & plastic wrap, trash bags.

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