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Beach, Park, Downtown, Marina - All At Your Door Step!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Close To Beach, Park, Downtown (Sleeps 8)

Welcome to Oak Harbor on beautiful Whidbey Island, Washington. Easily accessible by the famous Deception Pass Bridge from the north or from the south by the Clinton-Mukilteo ferry. Oak Harbor is located two hours from Vancouver, BC or Seattle, WA. An amazing four season getaway in the heart of the scenic Puget Sound, a place of breathtaking beauty freeing you from the hustle and bustle of urban life, enjoy dreamy days and ocean breezes. Let the world keep going while you take some time away to just breath the sea air and enjoy.

Whidbey Island is a recreational paradise offering many activities such as biking, hiking, paddling, fishing, crabbing and sailing to name just a few. Adventure awaits yet the relaxation possibilities are endless, daydream while watching the clouds go by. The city of Oak Harbor offers easy access to Deception Pass State Park, Coupeville, Penn Cove, Greenbank, Langley, the Keystone ferry to Port Townsend and the Olympic Peninsula, Fort Ebey, Fort Casey, miles and miles of beaches, hiking trails, lavender farms and historic sites, golfing, equestrian pursuits and NAS Whidbey Island.

Beeksma House is ideally located to take advantage of the Oak Harbor waterfront and downtown charm. A one minute stroll brings youto Windjammer Park, locally known as City Beach, Oak Harbor's premier community park. City Beach offers quiet, calm waters and picturesque views of the harbor. Landmarked by a large windmill, an ode to the Dutch heritage of many of Oak Harbor's founding citizens, the park has much to offer including numerous playgrounds, basketball courts, baseball fields, swimming lagoon, wading pools, kayak park, picnic areas and lots of grassy space to relax and play. It is the perfect place for paddling, beach combing for shells and driftwood, or strolling along the lengthy promenade. The park is host to major events on Whidbey, including the Oak Harbor Regatta, Whidbey Marathon, Jazz Festival and Oak Harbor's well known 4th of July celebrations.

Just outside the front door of Beeksma House is the Freund Marsh waterfront trail. Enjoy a walk, jog or bike ride along the restored wetland area which includes a pond, native plants and an abundance of wildlife. The quaint shops of Pioneer Way and the amenities of downtown Oak Harbor are a short stroll from the house, making your stay an easy one as everything is at your doorstep. A fantastic selection of restaurants and family centered entertainment await you. Or just spend a cozy night in, snuggled up by the fire...the perfect place to recharge and refresh.

Beeksma House is a spacious and relaxing retreat...perfect for a cozy vacation catching up on your reading or the perfect jumping off spot to explore all Whidbey has to offer. The house is lovingly and thoughtfully decorated with many original artworks and custom furniture by the owners, Jen and Greg. The house is cozy yet modern and so comfortable. The spacious master suite with king sized bed, sitting area and ensuite is so relaxing. Two more bedrooms enjoy peek-a-boo harbor views, one with two bunks to sleep four, and the other with a plush and comfortable queen sized bed. All are well appointed and the perfect place to lay your head after a day of exploring all that the island has to offer.

Beeksma House also features two living areas, both with fireplaces, one with a 55 inch flat screen Smart TV. Bring your favorite movies or use your online Netflix or Hulu account for easy viewing of your favorite shows. The well appointed kitchen allows for home cooked meals that you can enjoy in the gorgeous dining room with a wonderful large harvest table, perfect for family meals. The backyard is fenced for privacy and the patio is very generous...many spots to relax yet also come together. A fully equipped house that also provides sanitized beds and pillows with onsite laundry and professional cleaning after each guest assures a top quality home for your next vacation getaway.

We look forward to having you as our guest --- relax, explore, enjoy!

More Details

Owner
Jennifer Lee
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 15, 2017

About Jennifer Lee

We are a family of four from South Surrey, British Columbia. We are very active and enjoy land and water recreation and fell in love with beautiful Whidbey Island as it offers everything we love to do and more! We are very happy and fortunate to have found our place in Oak Harbor, as it provides us a quick getaway from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and some wonderful quality family time. A great place to relax and recharge. We look forward to many happy times here in Whidbey with family and friends, and are glad to be able to share it with you and your families!

Jennifer Lee purchased this house in 2012

Why Jennifer Lee chose Oak Harbor

Upon visiting Whidbey Island for the first time, we immediately fell in love with this island's natural beauty and small town charm. Beeksma House offered us a place where we can just sit back and relax, where the kids can be kids...having the freedom to walk to the beach or park or to grab an ice cream treat. Located in a quiet neighborhood, at the end of a quiet street, you feel nice and cozy tucked away from the 'big' city, but still very close to amenities. Its close proximity to the water is very important to us as we enjoy going out for a paddle, exploring the nearby water ways. Our location is fantastic as it offers easy access to Deception Pass State Park, Coupeville, Penn Cove, Greenbank, Langley, the Keystone ferry to Port Townsend and the Olympic Peninsula, Fort Ebey, Fort Casey, miles and miles of beaches, hiking trails, lavender farms and historic sites, golfing, equestrian pursuits and NAS Whidbey Island. Easily accessible by Deception Pass Bridge from the north and the Mukilteo-Clinton ferry from the south, an easy two hour drive from Vancouver, BC and Seattle, WA.

What makes this house unique

Everything you would want to do is so close! No need for a car for all the fun stuff we like to do. Walk to the beach, park, downtown. Groceries, restaurants, coffee shops, ice cream shops, shopping...everything is close by. Many town and island events mostly happen at City Beach. No need to drive and find parking. Just walk out the front door and you're there! Though it may sound like Beeksma House is right in the middle of the action, its peaceful neighborhood is tucked away, providing privacy for some quiet relaxation. A nearby nature trail is home to many wildlife. Bunnies, deer, pheasants, eagles, a variety of wild birds, and of course the sea gulls, can be seen all around.

Amenities

Oak Harbor House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • 2 full bathrooms, one upstairs adjacent to the bedrooms, and the second is in the master suite. A half bath is on the main floor, near the second living room.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 bunk bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Beach, Park, Downtown, Marina - All At Your Door Step!
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 48 reviews
5

Love this property

  • 5 of 5

My mother, sister and I stayed while vacationing in Oak Harbor. It met our expectations and more. It had more than enough space for the three of us. Loved the private back yard and it was close enough for morning walks on the beach and exploring. If you do choose to stay here, please admire Jennifer's artwork. It's amazing!

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Spacious, comfortable home in a great location

  • 4 of 5

Very nicely maintained home in a great location in Oak Harbor. Close to park and beach. We had a great time and would love to visit again!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Oak Harbour Getaway

  • 4 of 5

Very nice place. Clean, roomy, and well laid out for two families. A quick stroll gets you to the beach. Oak Harbour as a town was not quite what we were expecting, but the house was perfect. Dinner on the Big Green Egg was delicious!

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wow! What a great house for a family reunion !

  • 5 of 5

We loved the Beeksma house. We had a wedding on Whidbey Island and as father of the bride we had our daughter, wife and all the bridesmaids stay here. There is a ton of room and a large living room with mirrors so everyone could get ready for the wedding. The master suite is huge and with 3 bathrooms space was not an issue at this house. Starbucks, safeway, etc are just down the street. The owner Jennifer was very responsive and a joy to work with. The house was furnished very nicely. We will stay here again and recommend it to our friends.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The house was perfect for us.

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time, the house was perfect for seven women. The second living room was great for the teens to watch movies and the third bathroom was very convenient.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Stay!

  • 5 of 5

This house was perfect for our family which included a 3 year old. Fenced yard and the proximity to the park were huge plus. It's very close to deception pass and pretty much everything else. The house itself is very comfortable, has separate areas for entertainment. There is a tennis table in the garage, which was a total surprise to us :). House decorations are simple and tasteful, kitchen is well equipped and has all the tools and gadgets you may need. There was a separate coffee/tea cabinet, which we called The Happiness Station :). Everything about the house was great - simple and functional. We really enjoyed our stay at this place, thank you.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
36 Miles
Bellingham Airport
Nearest Ferry
8.5 Miles
Port Townsend Ferry
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Whidbey Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
0.4 Miles
SR 20
Nearest Restaurant
0.4 Miles
Seabolt's Smoke House Seafood Restaurant
Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
City Beach (Windjammer Park)

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Damage Deposit $300

Maximum 8 guests.
No smoking inside or outside of the property.
Pets not allowed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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