Waterview Cottage with Sunny Gardens and Whale Watching Opportunities.(58 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-3 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
1 Bedroom, 2 Bath Cottage With Waterviews (Sleeps 2)
The cottage is in a very quiet setting; you can hear the sound of the humming birds as well as the whales, and walk to the edge of the pasture from the cottage to see the Orcas as they pass by. The nights are very dark and quiet as well. Set in a pastoral setting on a six-acre horse ranch, there is a lovely perennial garden outside your door with a pick your own vegetable garden (in season).
We are walking distance to secluded Eagle Cove with a sandy beach great for sunbathing & wading. Walk to American Camp National Park for hiking opportunities and island history information. We are just a 12 minute drive to Friday Harbor.
The interior design is a mix of world motifs acquired during our travels featuring oriental rugs, and European accessories and has a French Provence influence. There is also a lovely gas fireplace for romantic evenings.
Wake up to a view of a nature garden from your bedroom with a comfortable queen size bed. The elegant deluxe bathroom has a claw foot tub and toilet and vanity, Italian tiles and marble, heated floors and heated towel rack. The second bathroom has a lovely tiled shower with heated floors. Outside there is access to a picnic table and chairs.
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Member since: 2013
- 615 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Included
- Not Suitable For Children:
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Cottage is private though guests and owners may encounter each other in passing in the parking area .Most windows face secluded views, the French doors and one small window face the courtyard garden.This is an owner occupied property with the main house near the cottage. You may be private or engage with the owners as desired. There are two friendly dogs and two horses. There are two kitties which live in the main house (and are not allowed in the cottage)....moreless
- DVD Player:
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- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 2 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
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- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
Lawn / Garden:
grassy meadow and stone patio outside the entry door with pine trees and a water view, two lawn chairs and a French bistro outdoor table with dining chairs, and a chaise lounge, and umbrella....moreless
- Housekeeper Included
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Nov 1 - Mar 31, 2017
2 night min stay
Apr 1 - May 31, 2017
2 night min stay
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2017
3 night min stay
Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $100
- Tax Rate 10.1%
Cancellation Policy: You must cancel no later than 30 days before your reservation to receive your deposit back unless I can re book the cottage.
you may also pay the entire amount upon booking.
Check in time is 3:00 p.m. and check out time is 12:00 p.m.(noon).
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Located 12 minutes from Friday Harbor off Cattle Point Road. The address is 589 Old Farm Road which is in a pastoral open grasslands area with adjoining horse farms.
Year Purchased: 1995
About the owner: Mary is an artist (painter) with her studio on site and also enjoys gardening, interior design, music,baking and riding her horses. Fred likes to golf and is a local CPA with a Friday Harbor practice. Both have traveled extensively in Europe and North Africa. We love meeting new people and look forward to helping you get the most out of your visit to San Juan Island.
Why the Owner Chose Friday Harbor, WA, USA:
This property is a sunny location facing south east, south and west and is warmer and sunnier than other parts of the island,and mainly free of mosquitoes. There is a lovely 3 mile walk nearby with water and pastoral views and an easy walk to American Camp.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Though the cottage is in proximity to the main house, it is private. The benefits are that the owners are here and can attend to any needs you might have. You can interact with one another or be by yourselves as you wish.
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View to the Olympic Mountains from the front of the cottage.
See our horses grazing in the pasture in front of the cottage.
Say hello to the horses as you pass by the paddock to the garden.
Guest Cottage Garden on the garden side
tiled shower with heated floors and skylight
compact Pullman designed kitchen
Bedroom with queen size bed with 5 opening windows with screens, pastoral views
living room facing southwest
Nearby Eagle Cove public beach
In mid September, watch from the salmon fishing boats from the cottage property
Outdoor dining on your private patio
Entry gate to the garden.
Our home surrounded by pastures with the separate guest cottage to the right.
garden entrance to the cottage
Garden outside guest house
Deluxe bathroom with claw foot tub and heated floor
Bright and sunny living/kitchen area with custom cabinets and ambient lighting
hallway between bedroom and living room looking towards the bedroom
Watch for Orcas on the big rock in front of our property.
Swimming at nearby Eagle Cove Beach
Our daughter's dog Dore, from Rwanda, Africa surveying our farm on San Juan Is.
hot tub enclosure
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Friday, February 24, 2017
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