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The 'Captain's Suite' at Sea Star Lofts -- On the Waterfront!

Eastsound, WA, USA
  • Condo600 sqft
  • Bedrooms1
  • Sleeps4
  • Bathrooms1
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay2 nights

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible Bed(s), 1 Bath (Sleeps 2-4)

Gaze at this stunning view down from a brand new condo perched right on the shore! The Captain's Suite is one of four guests apartments in the Main Street Station, designed to complement beloved historic structures of Eastsound. This is our premium unit, one bedroom with a queen bed, pull-out sofa, fully equipped compact kitchen, barbeque, porch just steps from the water, and nearby stairs to the gorgeous rocky beach. 500 square feet architecturally crafted with attention to every detail, and all new furnishings in coastal, organic style we call 'beachy elegance.' The rooms highlight natural textures and products from local artisans. This unit is on the main floor for easy access, and includes a washer and dryer for your personal use. In Eastsound Village you will find all you need -- the farmer's market, bookstore, kayak rentals, bicycles, grocery, natural foods, boutiques, gift shops, and more. In fact, you don't even have to bring a car! Skip the ferry lines and pack light, take a shuttle or taxi to Eastsound, and the rest of your trip is easy. Feel free to ask us for any other special details you may desire for your get-away. Simply the perfect spot for your Orcas Island adventure! (See VRBO listings 419265, 420673 and 420677 for more options and group possibilities).


Susan Gudgell

Member Since 2011
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within one hour
english, spanish
Calendar last updated:
Apr 16, 2018
About Susan Gudgell

We have been on Orcas Island for many decades (in fact Wally grew up here!), so know the island well. We can suggest not only popular travel adventures, but little know gems on island backroads.

Susan Gudgell purchased this Condo in 2012

Why Susan Gudgell chose Eastsound

We purchased this property for love of the historic Porter Building, located next door. For years this portion was vacant, occupied by a parking lot and dumpsters. We dreamed of beautifying the shoreline, dedicating a beach access to the public and building stairs to the water. At last we've completed our vision with the 'Main Street Station.' SeaStar Lofts allows us to welcome travelers to our favorite place in the world.

What makes this Condo unique

Sipping coffee or a glass of wine on the patio, breathing in that clear island air, and contemplating the view! We also love wandering around the village, hiking in the Turtleback Mountain Reserve, and exploring Moran State Park. We know many of the restauranteurs in town and there are a remarkable number of delicious options for an evening out.


    • Internet
    • Pets Welcome
    • Accessible
    • Heater
    • Fireplace
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 1 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
        • Queen size Beds (1), full size pull-out sofa in the living room.


        • 1 Bathroom
          • Good sized tub with shower. ADA accessible.

          Location Type

            • Beach View
            • Beachfront
            • Ocean View
              Beautiful views down East Sound Bay.
            • Oceanfront
              Right on the shoreline.


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


                    • Guests provide their own meals


                        • Living Room
                        • Clothes Dryer
                          In unit.
                        • Hair Dryer
                        • Heating
                          Electric and propane heat.
                        • Internet
                          High speed wireless broadband.
                        • Iron & Board
                        • Linens Provided
                        • Gas Fireplace
                          Charming propane heating stove.
                        • Parking
                          Free long term parking located in the lot 1/2 block to the east. Loading zone in front of building for arrival and departure.
                        • Parking Off Street
                          Loading zone at building, free long term parking in nearby lot.
                        • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
                          Parking off-site (just a half block away).
                        • Telephone
                          Landline provided. Local calls only.
                        • Towels Provided
                          Both bathroom and beach towels.
                        • Washing Machine
                          In unit.
                        • Wireless Internet
                          High speed wireless broadband.


                            • Microwave
                            • Catering Available
                              We have many excellent caterers to recommend.
                            • Cooking Utensils
                            • Dishes & Utensils
                            • Kitchen
                              Fully equipped compact kitchen.
                            • Coffee Maker
                              Local Goods coffee provided, roasted on Orcas Island.
                            • Oven
                            • Pantry Items
                              Spices, coffee, tea, creamer, sugar.
                            • Refrigerator
                              Under counter refrigerator.
                            • Stove
                              Full stove/oven range (apartment size - 24 inch).
                            • Toaster


                                • Child's Highchair
                                • Dining
                                  Highchair available upon request.
                                • Dining Area
                                • comfy seating for 4 people


                                    • DVD Player
                                    • Satellite / Cable
                                      Directv service.
                                    • Stereo
                                      i-home for playing i-pod or i-phone music.
                                    • Television


                                        • Deck / Patio
                                          Right on the shore!
                                        • Outdoor Grill
                                          Propane barbecue.


                                            • wheelchair accessible
                                              Fully ADA compliant.

                                              Onsite Services

                                                • Concierge
                                                • Massage


                                                    • churches
                                                    • cinemas
                                                    • health/beauty spa
                                                    • library
                                                    • live theater
                                                    • marina
                                                    • museums
                                                    • playground
                                                    • restaurants

                                                      Leisure Activities

                                                        • scenic drives
                                                        • antiquing
                                                        • bird watching
                                                        • boating
                                                        • eco tourism
                                                        • paddle boating
                                                        • beachcombing
                                                        • shelling
                                                        • sight seeing
                                                        • walking
                                                        • whale watching
                                                        • wildlife viewing

                                                          Local Services & Businesses

                                                            • ATM/bank
                                                            • Babysitter
                                                            • fitness center
                                                            • groceries
                                                            • laundromat
                                                            • massage therapist
                                                            • medical services

                                                              Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                                • kayaking
                                                                • cycling
                                                                • fly fishing
                                                                • freshwater fishing
                                                                • golf
                                                                • hiking
                                                                • fishing
                                                                • racquetball
                                                                • sailing
                                                                • scuba diving or snorkeling
                                                                • sound/bay fishing
                                                                • swimming
                                                                • tennis


                                                                    • The only waterfront units in Eastsound! Very private, yet every convenience is just steps away.

                                                                      House Rules

                                                                      Check-in: 3:00 PM

                                                                      Check-out: 11:00 AM

                                                                      Cancellation Policy

                                                                      100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.

                                                                      80 Reviews


                                                                      Latest reviews

                                                                      Beautiful Retreat

                                                                      Gretchen H.

                                                                      My daughter and I stayed in the Captain's Suite for a girls get-away. It was perfect. From the design of the condo to the location, it could not have been better. Large and spacious interior. Enormous bathroom. Washer/Dryer in unit. Beautiful view and lovely small patio with relaxing chairs. Perfect for the 2 pups we had with us. Centered in downtown Eastsound. No need to drive, which was lovely. The only issue we had was hearing the people above us a little too clearly. Walking, talking, showering, etc. I would recommend the Captain's Suite wholeheartedly, and cant wait to stay there again.


                                                                      Morginn B.

                                                                      Perfect location, spot and place. We love it here and will always come back!

                                                                      This is a perfect waterfront getaway!!! Every detail was taken care of for us!

                                                                      Tiffany C.

                                                                      This getaway is the perfect quiet waterfront location! The owner thought of everything that you could possibly need! I will be back for sure!

                                                                      Best. View. Ever.

                                                                      Chris C.

                                                                      So nice to be able to enjoy the view from our deck. Susan was super helpful suggesting hikes we could go on with our "senior" dog. Definitely will be back.

                                                                      Great location

                                                                      Alisa D.

                                                                      Charming and cute apartment-style rental on Orcas Island right in the middle of town. Great access to local shops and food establishments (highly recommend Brown Bear Baking!). The view serene, saw eagles flying right outside the window. The kitchen was cozy and perfect for making easy meals, for its size, it has everything you'd want! The bathroom was very spacious. Having a washer/dryer made it so we could go home with clean clothes, always a perk. I can imagine town (and the hiking trails) being very busy in the summer months but in February it was the perfect level of happening.

                                                                      Loved Eastsound

                                                                      Nancy J.

                                                                      Helpful owners. Great view and easy walking everywhere


                                                                      Eastsound, WA, USA

                                                                      Enjoy the pristine beauty of Orcas Island, with the best that nature has to offer (hiking, wildlife tours, etc.), plus word class restaurants, cute shops, and absolute relaxation. This is the treasure of the northwest!

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                                                                      Deposit is fully refundable less $25 processing fee up to 30 days prior to arrival.

                                                                      80 Reviews
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