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Point Robinson Lighthouse - Quarters B

Bedrooms 2
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Be a Keeper at the Pt. Robinson Light Station on Vashon Island

Vashon Park District offers amazing stays in the two renovated keepers' quarters at Point Robinson Lighthouse. The two residences share the beach with the lighthouse and several out buildings. Both residences are available for vacation rental through the year, offering you a wonderful way to enjoy the beach, the Sound and Vashon Island.

Quarters B is a two-bedroom, one bath, completely furnished unit with a full kitchen and sitting parlor. This house is restored to capture much of its 1919 historical condition. It can accommodate to four- six people.

The sunny kitchen in Quarters B evokes a time of homemade biscuits and slow Sunday breakfasts.

The sitting room boasts period furnishings and contemporary comfort.

This Quarter is perched near the lighthouse on the shore of Puget Sound. It offers a wondrous porch looking out over the Sound and at Mount Rainier.

Quarters B is part of a duplex comprising half of the downstairs and the entire upper floor of the house. It's next door to our caretaker, Mo Anakar. The front porch is shared with separate entrances.

More Details

Property Manager
Eric Wyatt
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 23, 2017

Why Eric Wyatt chose Puget Sound North

Vashon Park District's Point Robinson Park is 10.0 acre shoreline park and historical and marine conservancy located on the east shore of Maury Island off Point Robinson Road overlooking East Passage. The site has provided fog and lighthouse service for vessels since 1885. The lighthouse has been fully automated since 1978. *Vashon Park District owns the upland part of the park; the remainder is on long term lease from the Coast Guard.

The property conserves an extensive sandy beach shoreline that wraps around the point, a saltwater marsh, and upland woodlands. Walking trails and a few picnic tables have been developed along the scenic shoreline providing dramatic views of East Passage, Tacoma, and Mount Rainier, and through the upper wooded slopes.

Pt. Robinson Stewards have fully restored the two Keepers' Quarters on the property for use as rentals. All proceeds from these rentals goes back into the park's restoration and maintenance.

What makes this house unique

Point Robinson - what a special gift this property is to the people of Vashon. There are not a lot of places in the world where you can witness whales breaching an arm length away, giant ships steaming by in the night or watch Great Blue Herons fish in front of a lighthouse. So, on behalf of our Island and the Vashon Park District, welcome to Point Robinson Lighthouse. You're going to love it.


Nearest Airport
26.2 Miles
Nearest Ferry
12 Miles
Vashon Ferry Terminal
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Vashon Country Club
Nearest Beach
Point Robinson
Car: recommended


Vashon Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Fires not allowed. Charcoal only in the park grills.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Claw-foot tub
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Master bedroom has view of water and Lighthouse complex.
    Guest Bedroom - 2 twin/ single , Guest bedroom has view of water and side yard.
  • * Two roll-a-way beds available at $10 per night.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Quarters B is a duplex with the entire upper floor and the bottom half of the house. Next door is the Point Robinson Caretaker.


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Point Robinson Lighthouse - Quarters B
average rating of 4.9 based on 30 reviews

Beautiful views and the best location.

  • 5 of 5

I loved the lighthouse tour given by Captain Joe. Eric and Mo the manager and caretaker took good care of us and made great recommendations. We paddle boarded with dolphins and seals that were hanging out in front of our cottage. I would recommend this place to just a couple looking for a getaway or a family that likes to explore. A great place to enjoy nature.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for staying with us - and the kind words!
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Best spot on Vashon Island!

  • 5 of 5

Our family stayed in both houses this time; we LOVE staying here. The advice and support from Vashon Parks is excellent - it's Vashon's prize spot.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect place for a wedding!

  • 5 of 5

We rented both houses for a wedding and it was absolutely perfect! The most beautiful setting possible! A wonderful week with beautiful sunsets, lots of wildlife viewing right from the front porch, we thoroughly enjoyed our stay! Had everything we needed, was very comfortable and lovely. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Most awesome view!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay so we were excited to come back. We rented both houses for a week and thoroughly enjoyed the entire property with outdoor games, bbqs, mornings and evenings taking in the amazing view of the sound and Mt. Rainier. The houses are both so comfortable and have everything we needed inside and out. We were able to completely relax and enjoy our family. We also enjoyed the many great restaurants, shops and hiking trials Vashon has to offer. Can't wait to rent in the fall to see the Orcas.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Magical place!!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect house, perfect weather, perfect place. We will be back!!

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful place!

  • 5 of 5

It was a perfect spot. We absolutely loved it and hope to go back sometime soon. We have recommended it to friends and family.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Additional Guest Fee $10 per person per night

Refunds for cancellations less than 30 days prior to arrival ONLY if we can re-book the property. All cancellations are subject to a $25 administrative fee. *Please note that we reserve the right to hold your credit card information for up to two days after check-out for damage security to Vashon Park District property.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.