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Westcott Bay Waterfront pet friendly home. just minutes from Roche Harbor.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedroom 1 bath right on the water great for kayaks, crabing and claiming.

This one of a kind property bordering the Westcott Bay Oyster farm and National Park with trail access to English Camp. Your backyard is Westcott Bay. launch your kayaks dig for clams or just relax and enjoy a sunset. Very private setting with a big yard to play in. The house has 2 bedrooms each with a queen size bed, the 3 bedroom is a bunk house. It is separate from the main house (no bath) equipped with bunk beds bottom is a queen, very private for those traveling with older kids or two couples. More suited for Spring, Summer or fall.

Great room. has sliding glass doors and windows looking over the bay, bring the outside in. There's a super comfy couch, chair and bean bag. We chose to go unplugged with NO WIFII, there is 4G cell phone reception for hot spotting Verizon, T Moble and AT&T work well. We do have direct tv to keep up with the rest of the world. The kitchen is equipped with a frig/freezer, gas stove/oven, dishwasher, microwave, coffee pot, toaster, blender and general supplies. The bath is a tub and shower combo with a single sink, small but efficient, bath supplies included. There is a covered porch with propane grill, crab cooker and grill utensils. We have a fire pit ready for marsh mellows or hot dogs. There is an outside table and chairs for dinning outside on our long summer nights.

There is a dock that goes dry due to tide. We have 5 kayak's and four bicycles for your enjoyment.

And remember your well behaved dog is always welcome with an addition deposit.

House is not suited for CHILDREN UNDER 5 Due to gas burning stove is the main heat for the house and gets VERY HOT.

More Details

Owner
deb fritz
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 16, 2017

About deb fritz

We are the Vessel Assist providers here in San Juan Islands.

We love the islands and enjoy sharing it with others.

deb fritz purchased this house in 2006

Why deb fritz chose San Juan Island

This property is Waterfront, private and scenic, the sunsets are amazing. You can't beat the location. So close to Roche and next to the National Forest, hiking and kayaking right out your back door.

What makes this house unique

Crabbing, clamming, kayaking or just relaxing all from your door step. comes with 5 kayaks and 2 bike's.

Amenities

Friday Harbor House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
  • Small but efficient. Towels provide, NO personal items shampoo etc.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed
  • 3 bedroom is a bunkhouse. separate and private from main house, (no bath). It has a bunk bed setup with queen on bottom. better suited for warmer temps.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • 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
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Oyster Farm and National Park just steps away. Roche Harbor is a 5 min drive.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Westcott Bay Waterfront pet friendly home. just minutes from Roche Harbor.
average rating of 4.883721 based on 43 reviews
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it was wonderful -

  • 4 of 5

Another hand towel in the bathroom would have been beneficial and the barbecue was not clean and the propane was left on.

FYI one of the neighbors was helping themselves to your garbage container.

We are looking forward to a return visit next year!

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

PERFECT!

  • 5 of 5

The photos do not do this place justice. The cabin has a great view of the bay, large grassy yard, and gorgeous outdoor furniture. We were very pleased with the property. Thank you!!

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

Fantastic retreat- everything you need!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our time in this charming home. The view brings instant tranquility. Everything that you could need is provided (towels, basic condiments, wine glasses, firewood, etc) so you can relax and immediately get in vacation-time. The bonfire, kayaks, and water access (our dog was in heaven) were highlights.

The Westcott Oyster Farm is next door- a great place for a delicious local snack and a beer. What a treat! We look forward to our next stay!

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rescue, CA
5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed this beautiful home and property as a little get-away before our middle son departs for college. The property is beautifully maintained and has kayaks, bikes, clamming equipment and a spacious lawn with a beautiful view of the bay. It is very peaceful and private. There were butterflies everywhere! The home was very clean and had comfortable beds, an exceptional washer and dryer and a lovely propane fireplace for the cool evenings. The kitchen was lacking a few items like mixing bowls, and baking /casserole pans but we got by. We brought paper towels, napkins, baggies and tin foil (it is not provided). It was wonderful having our furry family members with us. I'm grateful that they allow pets. Our dogs had an even better time than us. Our deposit was quickly refunded.

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing Family Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We just spent four nights and five days at this amazing home. My husband and I constantly commented on how lucky we were to find such a gem! It has a Quiet, serene location with tons of activities close by. The house is clean and well furnished with comfortable beds and all of the amenities you need. We relished daily dinners outside at the rustic table overlooking the bay. (Steamed clams that we harvested from the beach was such a cool experience and delicious meal!) That view was a highlight of our trip! The landscaping and yard was gorgeous and our kids (age 3 & 4) loved playing barefoot in the yard and down by the water. We caught baby crabs by hand, explored the shore, dug for clams during low tide (make sure you get a fish & wildlife permit first and research your daily limit), and hiked from the house to English Camp. Roche Harbor grocery market (and playground) is close by and we took an AMAZING Whale watching private charter by Maya so see Orcas. Trip of a lifetime! We can not wait to come back! One tip if you are considering coming with toddlers, they have a pack n play and high chair and it is the perfect spot for kids. Their is a small (approx 20 foot) drop from the edge of the property to the beach so if you have a child that wanders, just keep an eye out. We just set boundaries with our keids to keep them from the edge and also did not allow them down to the water without an adult. Even with that one little thing, I would recommend this home for families! The cabin was like a playhouse for our kids and they loved when we "camped" in it. :) Smores by the fire also was a treat! Thanks Deb for opening up your gorgeous home! It was such better than we imagined!

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Incredible house in even more incredible location

  • 5 of 5

This house is incredible! We stayed here with extended family for a long weekend and did not want to leave. The house is super cosy with incredible views and the grounds are immaculate and extend straight in to the water. Is quiet and peaceful and but not too remote and close to everything you need. Will be coming back!

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Friday Harbor
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Roche Harbor
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
WSF
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
San Juan
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Roche
Nearest Beach
back yard
Car: recommended

whale watching tours daily.

next door to oyster farm with an oyster bar on friday

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $130
Pet Fee $50
Damage Deposit $300

50% is non refundable

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.