Waterview & snow capped mountain view from all rooms
. soak in the natural CEDAR HOT TUB
PET FRIENDLY fenced yard backs up to woods
totally quiet, no traffic wooded hillside location
Lummi Island is normally reached by a short ten minute
ferry boat ride $20 rt with your car
Natural Hand made cedar hot tub is HYBRID heated by electric with pumps in summer and heated by FIREWOOD IN WINTER soak in the hot tub year round with a view of snow capped mountains and the water under the star filled sky
Heating the tub with firewood . does take simple user interaction
Relax in the log rocking chairs by the real wood fire in the pot bellied wood stove
Firewood provided and compressed logs that burn for 10 hours
made from recycled products hot tub firewood is scraps from
the lumber mill no fossil fuels used to heat house or tub !
Organic cleaning supplies used linens dried on the clothesline
A short ten minute ferry boat ride $20 RT with your car
brings you to a real escape
Lots of morning light, spectacular sunrises, as the cabin faces east
Relax in the log rocking chairs or curl up in the day bed by the REAL WOOD -fired stove in the living room, which heats the whole house.
Enjoy the real outside fireplace on those cool nights in autumn
. This rustic all-cedar craftsman home truly shows character.
and reflects the freedom of being in the woods
away from the city conformity and rules
Located on a hillside top of Lummi Island in a private location (not on waterfront).
With towering trees and a view facing east across the water towards Mt. Baker.
Great sunrise view through the large bedroom windows
Stress -free getaway: very private location backs up to woods, , privacy 500 ft fenced in patio Large 700 sq ft deck above the trees
Makes a totally awesome couples' getaway. There have been many honeymooners and anniversary guests. No shared areas; you have the whole house, deck, patio where you can have, camp fire under the night star-filled sky without city light pollution. .
Due to safety concerns with the multi-story balcony and wood stoves,
Not suitable for small children or guests with mobility issues.
Since you are on an island in the woods, the only noises at night are the hoot of an owl or the wind in the trees.
During the day, you can hear the flapping of the eagles' wings as they soar overhead.
All knotty pine interior, no carpeting pet friendly
rock and wood floors
Hike the woods on a nearby trail close by to the top of the island mountain at 1,200 ft, with incredible views of all the islands
The antique character of this rustic getaway includes 150-year-old reclaimed tin ceilings and 100-year-old wood flooring. Upstairs bathroom has antique fixtures, with a charming antique claw-foot tub -- expect a few rust stains!
Fully furnished kitchen with built in seating area
, with , dishes, utensils, pots & pans, coffee, and tea. Cooking oil & spices
Great the view of the water and mountains from kitchen window
Picnic table on the large deck
Wifi provided, be on line and cozy by the crackling fire.
Firewood is provided This is a real wood fire NOT a gas
fake fireplace so it takes user interaction
Easy to keep the fire going in the air tight pot bellied wood stove which heats the house
Please be aware that burning the wood stove does create a small amount of dust in the air, which might not be comfortable for sensitive guests. .
Netflix movies on the smart TV. No TV stations or cable TV available. Great cell reception
Rate is for 2 adults only, slightly higher for additional guests.
and holidays .
Outside covered smoking area.
There are lots of narrow steps, which some might find it a challenge, and a steep driveway.
Pet friendly: fenced yard backs up to the woods,
your dog can run free and its . RECOMENDED you let your dog run and get exercise The yard is not a kennel cage
Pets are guests and need to be happy
Area information: Lummi Island is the easiest of the San Juan islands to get to, just a ten minute ferry ride with your car yet a world away from the hustle and noise of the mainland. A very quiet setting where the only sounds are the birds and the wind in the trees. Skies are without city light pollution.
A true island surrounded by water, with sunrise views of snow-capped Mt. Baker (10,781 feet) facing east.
Very little car traffic, watch for the deer on the roads
Things to do nearby:
Lummi island is nature lover's delight, a quiet and peaceful place to reconnect with nature, and your partner.
The Otto Nature preserve has a nice trail in to old forrest
great to walk your dog when you first arrive at the island
There is a hiking trail Mt Baker preserve to the top of the island with an incredible view facing west to all the San Juan islands and the surrounding salish sea.
Frank's beach is an afternoon sun beach on the west side of the island, and is a good place to view sunsets over Vancouver island.
Bring your dog for a walk: Franks' beach is off-leash. You can also walk your dog off-leash in the woods close to the cabin
This very unique cottage is NOT suitable for everyone
recommended for artsy nature lovers that easily handle
keeping a fire going and can appreciate the joys of nature
instead of being glued to a TV