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Fabulous West Beach House, Island Living at its Best!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 - 5 nights

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Bunk Area, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Plan your next summer vacation and enjoy the serenity of your own private beach or explore the changing fall landscapes or even cuddle up to a roaring fire during those exciting winter storms...West Beach House is truly a year round getaway!

West Beach House is located on Whidbey Island just 4 miles northwest of Oak Harbor and offers plenty of outdoor activities and attractions for all age groups including seasonal events (i.e. tulip, lavender, jazz, kite, berry and mussel festivals), outdoor farmers and holiday markets, wineries, and art galleries.

Whidbey Island is one of nine islands located in Island County, Washington State, U.S.A. and is located about 90 miles north of Seattle. This beautiful island forms the northern boundary of Puget Sound, and the Olympic Mountains and features some of the most beautiful state parks with miles of hiking trails, beaches and hidden coves in the Pacific Northwest.

Traveling to West Beach House is easy! Either by car and/or ferry (driving is recommended during peak season). A 2 hour scenic drive from downtown Seattle, or 40 minutes drive from the Clinton Ferry located at the south end of Whidbey Island. The Washington State ferry system located in Anacortes sails to San Juan islands, Victoria Canada, or Vancouver Canada. So many options!!!!

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Owner
Chuck & Karen
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
January 18, 2017

About Chuck & Karen

Chuck and Karen have lived in Seattle, Washington for over 20 years. We love Washington, our new beach house, and the San Juan Islands. We bought the house to enjoy with our family and friends and to escape the daily demands of the city. We walk on the beach to the State Park that is less than 1/2 mile away, catch our own Crab and just hang out in doors with a warm fire. We share the house with our friends and family, and now with you, and yours!

We realized that we were working too hard and wanted to slow down and enjoy life. We looked for over a year before buying our West Beach House. It has been one of the best decisions we've ever made have no regrets.

Why Chuck & Karen chose Whidbey Island

The beach and house are spectacular and we loved its proximity to Coupeville, Deception Pass, and Ebey's Landing.

What makes this house unique

From East to West, the House is nestled between the Pacific ocean and a natural wetlands preserve with plenty of eagles, beautiful birds, and otters. From North to South is the Olympic Peninsula and the gateway to Canada.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(24 traveler reviews)

Fabulous West Beach House, Island Living at its Best!
average rating of 4.7916665 based on 24 reviews
4

A truly wonderful family vacation!

  • 4 of 5

We are a family of four and spent the week at the West Beach House in August 2016. The location is PERFECT for getting out to the San Juan Islands from Anacortes, and to both Port Townsend and into Seattle by quick ferry. It's also just 10 minutes from groceries/gas/anything you need in Oak Harbor. The home itself is wonderful - cozy and clean with all of the amenities we needed for our stay. The beds were really comfortable and we spent a lot of time wandering the expansive beach, searching for shells and creatures in the shallow tidal pools right off the porch. And the sunsets!!!! Breathtaking to say the least. We truly loved our stay and hope to return!

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Rental

  • 5 of 5

What a lovely rental, clean, well stocked and close to shops! My family and I stayed for a week to welcome our Sailor home from his deployment and enjoy some time together as a family (which doesn't happen often as they are spread out all over the country)! The owners are as responsive and helpful as can be, as was their caretaker who met us with two bottles of his home-made wine! We had a wonderful vacation, sighting eagles, seals and a porpoise. We spent a great deal of time on the deck and used the gas grill on a daily basis. The baths are clean, the beds comfy and the first floor layout is optimal for gathering. Would highly recommend, thanks Karen and Chuck for giving us the opportunity to relax and enjoy ourselves!

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Antonio, TX
3

Beautiful setting

  • 3 of 5

West Beach house offers a beautiful setting, an inviting deck, an exceptionally well stocked kitchen and comfortable living area. When reserving the home the owners were most helpful.

My husband and I rented four properties on this trip through Oregon and Washington. Each quite well clean.

We assumed with four bedrooms upstairs that the two bathrooms would be on the same floor. The second bath is downstairs.

There are two problems that could easily be addressed. The approach to the home....unkept, dead flowers in pots and boxes, red front door in dire need of new paint. And the mattresses and bed linens were the worst since camp at age 12!

Overall could be lovely.

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bellevue
5

Best west beach location ever! Period.

  • 5 of 5

We have rented multiple properties on West Beach, this is the only place we have rented on multiple occasions. The location, walkout beach access, the amazing home and views, I love this place!! Absolutely perfect for families and close to town and activities. The owners are quick to refund deposits and quick to respond to inquiries! Book your vacation, just don't take my week!

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing vacation rental

  • 5 of 5

This house was perfect. It had all the amenities, the best view in the world, and the weather only made it better. This house is one of the best vrbo properties we have stayed in and we will be planning on coming back again!

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Feels like your coating on the ocean

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at this beach house about 4 or 5 times. The beds are so comfortable bedding really pretty.they just did some renovations and the main bathroom is really nice without loosing that seaside feel, but the reason we keep coming back is the huge windows multiple decks that capture the amazing sunrises and sunsets and the ocean is literally right there

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
105 Miles
Seattle-Tacoma Airport ('Seatac')
Nearest Barpub
9 Miles
Toby's Tavern
Nearest Ferry
35 Miles
Clinton Ferry Dock
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
The Gallery Golf Course
Nearest Train
38 Miles
Mukilteo
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Highway 20
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Flyer's Brewery
Nearest Ski
80 Miles
Mt. Baker Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
West Beach
Car: necessary

West Beach House is located on Whidbey Island just 4 miles northwest of Oak Harbor and offers plenty of outdoor activities and attractions for all age groups including seasonal events (i.e. tulip, lavender, jazz, kite, berry and mussel festivals), outdoor farmers and holiday markets, wineries, and art galleries.

From the deck, you can take in the sunset

Whidbey Island is one of nine islands located in Island County, Washington State, U.S.A. and is located about 90 miles north of Seattle. This beautiful island forms the northern boundary of Puget Sound, and the Olympic Mountains and features some of the most beautiful state parks with miles of hiking trails, beaches and hidden coves in the Pacific Northwest.

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Rates & Availability

Oak Harbor House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter Season
Jan 3 2017 - Feb 9 2017
2 night minimum stay
$375
$2,450
$8,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid Winter Break
Feb 10 2017 - Feb 25 2017
3 night minimum stay
$400
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring Season
Feb 26 2017 - May 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
$375
$2,450
$8,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
 
High-Season
May 26 2017 - Sep 11 2017
5 night minimum stay
$475
$3,000
$10,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$475
$3,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning fee $175 + Tax
Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 10.7%

- Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
- Rates are for up to 8 people, no additional guests are allowed.
- Holidays rates are the same as High-Season and include: New Year's, Valentine's Day, Easter, Fourth of July, Memorial Day, Veteran's Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Christmas Eve.
- A three-night minimum is required on all holidays

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Amenities

Oak Harbor House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1900 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2 full bathrooms, one upstairs adjacent to the bedrooms upstairs, and the second on the main floor near the living room.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Kids bedroom-bunk area
  • Master Bedroom: King Bed, looks out onto the ocean, private balcony/deck on the second floor. Guest Room #1: Queen Bed, looks out onto the ocean, private balcony/deck on the second floor. Guest Room #2: Queen Bed, looks out onto the bird sanctuary, has interior door connecting it to the kid's room. Kid's Room: 2 single beds with interior door to the main bathroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
We appreciate your consideration of the West Beach House for your next vacation. After years of operating as a vacation rental, we have experience taking care of all the details, freeing you up to enjoy the incomparable scenery, amenities, and great local attractions, on Whidbey Island.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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