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New Modern Home With Stunning Water View

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,240 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom, 2 Bath with Main Floor Living and Just a Half Mile to Town

This delightful new home located in Eastsound on Orcas Island is coming up on it's third-year anniversary. Modern, clean and full of light, it features main floor living with the master bedroom (king-size bed) and bath on the same floor as the living room, dining room and kitchen. It's just two steps up to the front porch from the level driveway. On the lower floor you'll find a TV room, with a queen-size sleeper sofa, a second bedroom with two twin beds a comfy window seat plus a full bath. There's even two fold-up futons for smaller guests that you might want sleeping near by. The separation from the main floor to the lower level is very accommodating for people who want a little privacy from other guests. Or just some quiet time to themselves. All rooms have a water view, including the bathroom if you leave the door open. :-)

Check In 3pm (Summer 4pm), Check Out 11am

WiFi Internet and Direct TV

More Details

Owner
Tina Grace
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 25, 2017

About Tina Grace

My son Reed and I built this home in 2013/2014. It's a labor of love and a dream come true for me. A long time visitor to the island since 1998 when I was married at Rosario Resort. After visiting several times a year since then I got an opportunity to own a little place of our own here on this beautiful island.

I wanted it to feel like a getaway and be completely different from our home in Bellingham, hence the modern design and bright colors. It's fun and always puts a smile on my face. I also wanted to capture the amazing view and have a whole wall of windows facing south to the inlet of Eastsound. Having all the window focused on just one wall also provides an amazing amount of privacy. You can't help but stare out the window where you can see eagles soaring and the occasional small plane flying into town.

Tina Grace purchased this house in 2014

Amenities

Eastsound House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1240 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Main Floor - toilet , shower
    Lower Floor - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Main Floor - 1 king
    Lower Floor - 2 twin/ single
    Lower Level TV Room - 1 queen , Sleeper Sofa
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Consider taking your stay to the next level with a meal or two from a private chef and Orcas Island native. Nichole Maher specializes in local organic food crafted to perfection. Starting at just $22/hr it's more affordable than you think. Check out her website at www.orcasislandchefservices.com

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(85 traveler reviews)

New Modern Home With Stunning Water View
average rating of 4.917647 based on 85 reviews
5

Wonderful space to relax in

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful home in a fabulous location with a superb host. The views are amazing, and they come with a variety of birds and birdsong. You can walk to Eastsound in just a few minutes (but be sure to pack extra lung capacity for the walk back up the hill), and the central location is great for driving to any other location on the island. Access to Moran State Park is very convenient, and be sure to take advantage of this! If nothing else, drive up to the top of Mt. Constitution to get the only view on the island better than the one you have from your living room and deck at The Lookout. The layout of the home is excellent for lounging and for having a few friends over for a meal. The kitchen is well designed and well stocked. This is a place that wants you to settle in, enjoy it, and feel at home. Also, Tina is a great host, with excellent practical tips and of course great suggestions for local restaurants. If you like beer, don't miss the Island Hoppin' Brewery, which is a great example of the small edge-of-town breweries that have popped up all over the country.

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A modern escape with stunning views!

  • 5 of 5

An exceptional HomeAway experience begins with prompt and professional communication from the owner. We knew this one with shaping up to be a winner right from the start as Tina engaged with us on all matters involving the property and nearby activities. The property itself is truly spectacular. It is hard to put into words the first impression one gets when entering through the front door and making the right turn to look out of the floor-to-ceiling glass windows. As much as we looked forward to exploring Orcas Island, we were equally excited to return to the home knowing that the views of the water would be waiting. The house is new, modern and clean and Tina has everything you could imagine arranged and organized in her "house book". The kitchen contains new stainless appliances and is very easy to work in. There is a Keurig machine so remember to bring your K-Cups! The house is quiet and feels tucked away on the hillside, though just a short walk down the private drive gets you to Main St. where you can find shopping and food. A first-class property with a first-class owner communication experience. Without question one of our best HomeAway stays.

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Home in a Beautiful Place

  • 5 of 5

We had such a wonderful time here! The home is truly in the most fantastic location. From the moment we walked in, we spent the entire weekend plotting how we could pool our resources and try to buy this home! What a gem! Thank you, Tina, for opening your beautiful home to us. We can't wait to return!

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seattle
5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

The location was convenient, the view was gorgeous, the owner was super helpful and it was easily the cleanest VBRO house we have stayed in. Loved it!!

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

Fantastic

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely wonderful home with amazing view. Everything was perfect.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Santa Monica, CA
5

Remarkable World-Class View, Modern Well-Considered Design, 5 Minutes from town (sort of)

  • 5 of 5

The pictures (and other reviews) of The Lookout are accurate. Read them. The view IS unparalleled. The place is one of the most well-considered VRBOs that we have ever seen. Every possible circumstance has been considered and planned for. The house is on the top of a ridge that faces Eastsound but you cannot see the town at all from up here. To go to town you descend the hill - it only takes about 4 -5 minutes to get there - perhaps less but you cannot hear the town at all nor can you see any trace of it from your perch. A few hints: We had a great meal at A New Leaf and at The Mansion and several good meals at Brown Bear Baking. Brown Bear Baking is VERY POPULAR. Go there early if you plan to buy a loaf of bread. They sell out right away. You need to check opening hours here of all the businesses - especially the restaurants. Most close far earlier than you'd expect. Or are not open on weekends, etc. If you find a place that interests you, immediately find their hours and plan accordingly. Don't miss the music program at The Mansion - they have an entire room filled with a huge, vintage pipe organ. Do not miss an opportunity to hear it being played. While all the hikes have something to recommend them we found the best to be Turtleback. Don't miss it.

  • Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
1 Miles
Eastsound Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Eastsound
Nearest Ferry
8 Miles
WA State Ferry
Nearest Golf
2.5 Miles
Orcas Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Eastsound
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Community Beach and Park
Car: recommended

Moran State Park 5.2 miles away

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Rates & Availability

Eastsound House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
May 29 2017 - Sep 4 2017
2 night minimum stay
$300
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter Holiday
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 2 2018
2 night minimum stay
$300
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$250
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.1%

Nightly Rate is based on 2 guests
Additional guests (per guest/per night) $20


Check In 3pm (Summer 4pm), Check Out 11am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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