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Camano Island View Rambler (New Construction)

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,070 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, Sleeps 4 (2queen beds + twin hide a bed & sleeping bag)

View of Saratoga passage, Oak Harbor, Penn Cove. 4 blocks from public beach access. No Ferry Ride- Just cross a short bridge. 1 hour from Seattle in a beach community that will make you love it. The best sunsets around. A bath and 3/4, our New 2 bedroom weekend getaway is available for select weekends, and week days for rent. Now with 2 queen beds, 1 twin/hide-a-bed love seat and one queen sized air mattress for backup in the closet. Large one car garage. Washer, dryer, dishwasher, fridge, stove, toaster oven and microwave. A non-smoking house. We have added a 24" HD TV now with a window antenna that pulls in 9 channels fairly well + DVD player. Shoes ok if clean but we usually wear slippers. We are only looking for bookings A MAXIMUM OF 2 WEEKS IN LENGTH between April and October. (Crab season happening July and August) 4 week bookings ok during fall & winter.


Amenities

Camano Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1070 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: 1:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • 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:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , (Extra sleeping bags included)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
No additional charge for cleaning or laundry service. Map to nearby public beach access on fridge.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(27 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.5185184 based on 27 reviews
5

Relaxing, Great Base for Touring Region

  • 5 of 5

We just stayed 31 days in this rental that became our base for trips to Seattle, Gig Harbor, Whidbey and San Juan Islands, Mount Baker, Bellingham, and Vancouver, BC. It was a good place to relax between side trips. The two bedrooms served our needs perfectly as we used one for storing luggage and overflow supplies. The laundry facilities made life easier given the length of our stay. Even though there were only two of us, two bathrooms came in handy, one with a deep soaker-tub. The kitchen was outfitted well and was equipped with a full-size refrigerator and a dishwasher. We were able to save a lot of money by being able to prepare meals at home. The views of the water, Whidbey Island, the-far off Olympic Mountains and sunsets were at times spectacular. We enjoyed walking along the beach which was about 4 blocks away. Our dog was comfortable and enjoyed long walks through the neighborhood. There were places where he could be let off the leash for better exercise. Alan, the owner, gave us lots of local history and advice on places to see. He even came by to pick up our recyclable trash midway through our stay. Stanwood was nearby with great grocery stores, post office, and most of the amenities one might need. We found a Costco and Walmart in Arlington near the interstate, and we were able to get UPS and FedEx deliveries (but not mail or USPS packages). We rented videos to make up for the lack of cable TV, and we had good Wi-Fi reception using our hotspot or by tethering our smart phone. We would stay here again, especially for an extended visit to the area.

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

beautiful view

  • 5 of 5

We were here for most of December and into January. The view is fantastic. (Walk to the top of the hill at sunset and you may get invited to sit around the fire pit and have a bloody mary--friendly locals) A short walk to the beach is a must, even in the dead of winter.

House is new and very tidy. You'll find everything you need. Would have been fun to be here in summer to enjoy the back deck and BBQ. Alan is very attentive and emailed me frequently to check on us. Great spot.

  • Submitted: Jan 15, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very enjoyable place to stay for Thanksgiving.

  • 5 of 5

The views magnificent, the property clean and very well appointed, the owners abundantly helpful and responsive; what more could one ask?

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Woodinville
2

Basic & utilitarian

  • 2 of 5

If you're looking for a roof over your head, kitchen, bathrooms, and you want to be on Camano Island, this place will suffice. If you're looking for an engaging community with personality and coastal places to explore, pick another Puget Sound island. If you want an inspiring place to stay, pick a different style of home. This home was utilitarian. Lack of wifi limited accessing information for our stay. The view was nice and the owners easy to work with.

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

Awesome place!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed only one night, but we had a blast. Everything was accurate to the listing, and Alan was responsive and helpful

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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seattle washington
5

well maintained comfortable home, newly built

  • 5 of 5

the house is located in a quiet neighborhood just a few blocks from the beach.

house is very clean and all appliances, etc in working order.

easy to be there.

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Owner

Alan
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, Japanese (wife)
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
February 3, 2018

About Alan

Seattle native who started spending summers on Camano island back in the 50s when the family rented a place right near this one. Never got it out of my system and had to finally build this place in 2014 enlisting the services of a great local builder with 30 years of experience. It was all about the view and the surroundings.

Alan purchased this house in 2014

Why Alan chose Camano Island

It is within a stone's throw of the property my family used to rent every summer when I was a kid. Lots of nostalgia & natural beauty. Hummingbirds, swallows, eagles, wild rabbits and deer are a few of the reasons to like this place. A great view of amazing sunsets is perhaps the greatest thing about it. We are less than 10 minutes away from Cama beach state park where they have the center for wooden boats and boat rentals. Also just beyond that is the other Camano island State park with a boat launch and camping.

What makes this house unique

Faces West, afternoon/evening sun & sunsets. This view helps us detox and relax. It's a great quiet neighborhood for walking and bicycle riding. The back yard is big enough for kids to play in safely and the back deck is a good place for adults to supervise from.

Often the only real soundtrack is birds that come to our neighbors assortment of feeders. We always have hummingbird feeders out but there are so many more types to see and hear.

Map

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Camano airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Crow's nest
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Camaloch
Nearest Train
6 Miles
Stanwood station
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Miles
Sunset drive
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Camano Lodge
Nearest Beach
0.2 Miles
Madrona beach
Car: recommended

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $250

We ask that shoes be taken off at the door and that slippers be worn inside.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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