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Foxglove Cottage on Orcas Island

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 850 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Foxglove Cottage, located on Orcas Island of the San Juan Islands, offers accommodations year round. The bright, airy Foxglove Cottage is located on the waterfront on the fringe of Deer Harbor, one of the oldest communities on Orcas Island. Foxglove Cottage is a quaint 2 bedroom cottage with a wood burning fireplace in the living area, DVD player and full appliances in the kitchen. From the cottage, you can enjoy watching the bustle of the boating activity from your deck or explore the walk-out beach.

Orcas Island has a wonderful variety of recreational, dining and shopping opportunities you can easily access from your lodgings at Foxglove Cottage. Several whale watching tours are based on Orcas, as are a number of kayak trip operators. Eastsound is the business center of the island and many wonderful restaurants and craft shops are located there. Moran State Park has miles of hiking trails through its old growth forests and fresh water lakes for swimming or fishing. Mt. Constitution is the highest peak in the San Juan Islands and offers magnificent views from Canada on the north, Mt. Rainier on the south and the Olympic Mountains on the southwest.

Come enjoy a break from busy city life by staying at Foxglove Cottage. Spend a week and experience what is known here as island time.

More Details

Property Manager
Dawn Parnell
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
August 12, 2017

What makes this cottage unique

Private Beach, walk to Marina espresso/store, kayak rentals, whale watching excursions, sandy beach!

Amenities

Deer Harbor Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Sink, toilet, shower. Toiletries not included.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single
  • The Foxglove Cottage has two bedrooms; one with a queen size bed, one with a daybed. There is also a small hide-a-bed in the living room.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Included is private sand beach access.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(34 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.9117646 based on 34 reviews
5

Wonderful stay with little one

  • 5 of 5

My toddler's favorite vacation spot now! Property is cozy and comfortable with perfect location. Marina + mini grocery + brunch cafe are steps away for a relaxing & fun vacation with little one.

Dawn was our life saver when we lost our key - she didn't hesitate to meet us right away to rescue us! Thank you so much~

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. We loved having you!
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5

Cozy cottage, gorgeous setting, would love to go back again

  • 5 of 5

This was a lovely, well-kept cottage next to a marina. It's small, but our family of four fit well in the two-bedrooms and hide-a-bed in the living room. The best thing about this cottage for us was the deck and beach access. We sat for long dinners on the deck overlooking Deer Harbor and took our beach chairs down to watch harbor seals, sea birds and otters. Deer and rabbits wandered around in the early morning. We could walk to the marina for morning coffee and muffins. It's a bit of a drive to Eastsound and the other towns, but Deer Harbor has the advantage of being much less crowded and busy. We felt very relaxed there and didn't want to leave!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy Cottage

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovey, updated and cozy cottage. The view is amazing and it has private beach access. Dawn was very responsive and accommodating! We have 2 kids and things being clean is a big deal to me so when I say you could eat off the floors if you wanted, you could. Dawn offers a sweet, loving escape on a little slice of heaven. Thank you Dawn, we will be back!

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A wonderful experience

  • 5 of 5

The place was great an all the gushing reviews didn't lie. The only minor disappointment (more for our son than me and my wife) is that there is no 'regular' TV, just DVD and internet content, like YouTube. That could have been made more clear in the ad by qualifying what 'TV' means. Other than that, perfect!

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Everything and more

  • 5 of 5

This was a wonderful and quaint cottage with a beautiful view. The owner was great and easy to work with. You could tell that she went out of her way to decorate and stock the cottage. We enjoyed sitting on the patio and watching the water and boats.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank uou. We loved having you!
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5

Peaceful cabin next to an active but quiet boat harbor.

  • 5 of 5

Comfy intimate cabin for two or three adjacent to Deer Harbor. Restaurant, general store, and laundromat in easy walking distance. Great views, good beach and the fireplace was wonderful with morning coffee. Friendly folks all around. Check in was easy and the cabin was well equipped.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for staying ! We hope you visit the island again!
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Orcas Island Airport
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
Madrona Bar and Grill
Nearest Ferry
4.5 Miles
Orcas Island Ferry Dock
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Deer Harbor Inn
Nearest Beach
In front of the cottage

Foxglove Cottage, located on Orcas Island of the San Juan Islands, offers accommodations year round. The bright, airy Foxglove Cottage is located on the waterfront on the fringe of Deer Harbor, one of the oldest communities on Orcas Island. Foxglove Cottage is a quaint 2 bedroom cottage with a wood burning fireplace in the living area, DVD player and full appliances in the kitchen. From the cottage, you can enjoy watching the bustle of the boating activity from your deck or explore the walk-out beach.

Orcas Island has a wonderful variety of recreational, dining and shopping opportunities you can easily access from your lodgings at Foxglove Cottage. Several whale watching tours are based on Orcas, as are a number of kayak trip operators. Eastsound is the business center of the island and many wonderful restaurants and craft shops are located there. Moran State Park has miles of hiking trails through its old growth forests and fresh water lakes for swimming or fishing. Mt. Constitution is the highest peak in the San Juan Islands and offers magnificent views from Canada on the north, Mt. Rainier on the south and the Olympic Mountains on the southwest.

Come enjoy a break from busy city life by staying at Foxglove Cottage. Spend a week and experience what is known here as island time.

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Rates & Availability

Deer Harbor Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$225
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75

Prefer payment by check at time of checkout, but with one nights deposit by check on arrival. Checks are best!

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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