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Greta Sorensen

Advertiser since: 2008
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Speaks: english
Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


La Conner Cabin Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6) Oceanfront

Fun cabin atmosphere with unexpected luxuries that make it a truly relaxing retreat. Spacious 1400 square feet with an open floor plan. Hot tub steps from the front door, deck overlooking the entire Skagit Bay with sunsets every night of the year. Unobstructed water and mountain views out of every room in the house, so close to the water it feels like being on a boat. Kids love our Western Bunk Room filled with vintage western gear, adults love the comfortable pillowtop beds and fine cotton linens, fluffy down comforters (on every bed) and the fully stocked gourmet kitchen. There is a Queen pillowtop bed in the Main BR and an equally comfortable Plush Queen in the Western Room which also has 2 long twin beds. Nita's Cabin is our own retreat, it's filled with everything needed to escape and relax in luxury that we continue to fine tune. We have so many things to look at in the cabin, an eclectic mix of art and furnishings that are local, vintage, upcycled, from our travels, you name it. (The coffee table is an antique Indonesian table that once was used to make batik). Everywhere you look there is something of interest, we pride ourselves in having designed Nita's for comfort and relaxation. It's fully stocked for 6-8 people, not just for sleeping but for lounging too. We provide comfortable seating for that many people inside and out. (Our worst experiences as renters have been the places with out a comfy couch, that expect you to lounge on a bed, or that have only one chair on the deck.) We like to be comfortable wherever we are, so Nita's has the goods to make that happen. Comfy chairs and couches by the windows, outdoor chairs and tables on a spacious deck, plus the lovely beds. Plus we use natural, unscented cleaning products to reduce allergens for our guests.

Nita's has views that can't help but inspire you and an open floor plan is perfect for romantic getaways, family vacations at the beach, reunions, retreats. It's a great base for exploring the NW including Skagit Valleys tulip fields and family farms. Nita's is the best value for luxury in the area and has very reasonable rates. You'll be sharing our own retreat, our guests love the Nita's experience and return again and again.

Nita's is stocked many games, music and movies for your use and has comfortable furniture inside and out. Private setting, surrounded by water, woods and flower gardens, yet only a 30-40 minute walk on wooded country roads into La Conner. Nita's is 15 minutes from Deception Pass State Park, Chuckanut Drive and Anacortes, (think whale watching and the ferry to the San Juan Islands and BC), a perfect home base for a NW vacation. Great kayaking, fishing and crabbing, pretty driftwood beaches.

Exceptional birding in all seasons, Skagit Valley is home to multiple species and is on the western flyway for the coastal migrations. Herons, kingfishers, terns, seals, river otters, loons, raccoons, ducks, geese, eagles, hawks, falcons, owls, songbirds and deer can be seen right out the windows, the list goes on and on. In winter Snow Geese and Swans flock to Skagit Valley and large numbers and multiple varieties of waterfowl feed in our bay. This is an ideal home base for anyone birding and wildlife viewing in the rich Skagit Valley and beyond.

Lots of locally grown organic produce stands plus artisan cheeses, dairy, shellfish, fruit and berries are close by. Multiple festivals including The Tulip Festival, The Poetry Festival, Quilt Festival, Arts Alive, The Family Farm Festival, plus we have venues in La Conner, Mt. Vernon and Anacortes for music, theater and cultural events year round. Skagit Valley is home to many artists, fisher folk and farmers and is ripe with history, great shopping, antiques all with a small town speed. Hike and explore tide pools at Deception Pass State Park, ski and snowboard at Mt. Baker or just slow down and see what happens out Nita's enormous windows overlooking the bay. Ferries to the other San Juan Islands are a short drive away.

There is lots of additional information in a Cabin Book put together for guests at Nita's Cabin about what to do and in and around picturesque La Conner and Skagit Valley.

Please note, Nitas Cabin is child and pet friendly but is NOT child proofed or pet proofed. Children and pets must be supervised at all times. The hot tub is not fenced. We are not responsible for accidents on the property, use of Nita's property and things are at your own risk.

Don't be fooled by the inexpensive rates. This is a fully stocked home that we share with guests. Aunt Nita is a fun and sensible gal, come and see what she started.

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More Details
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Greta Sorensen (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2008
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Speaks: english

About Greta Sorensen

We love to travel but have never found a better view anywhere than at Nita's Cabin! We have put all our love of the NW into Nita's Cabin and have loaded it up with what makes us comfortable and happy. It's eclectic, fun and luxurious. Think beautiful but fun and not stuffy.

Why Greta Sorensen chose La Conner

Nita's has the best water view of any place we have ever stayed in the Northwest. We love the windows, windows and more windows, it's like watching an ongoing nature show, only from a really comfy chair, couch or hot tub. Plus, Nita's is in the San Juan rain shadow, so the sun shines more! Bring your binoculars, there are lots of birds!

What makes this cabin unique

There is nothing more relaxing than watching water reflections and nothing more exciting than the wildlife viewing at Nita's. It's a great combination! And the sounds... waves lapping, gently knocking driftwood at high tide, great horned owls hooting at night, eagles calling, otters whistling, kingfishers and oyster catchers chattering and winter storm winds rocking the trees on the point.

Bedrooms 2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Pay with confidence
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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based on 32 traveler reviews

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Skagit Bay Waterfront - Nita's Cabin (NW Birding P aradise)
average rating of 4.9375 based on 32 reviews

Little Slice of Heaven!

  • 5 of 5

Nita's Cabin is worth the visit! Such a beautiful view from the deck and hot tub...I didn't want to leave. The cabin was stocked with everything needed for a relaxing weekend!

Thank you Bob and Greta for sharing this gem!

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Bellingham, WA

Cotton Family Holiday Getaway

  • 4 of 5

Loved this cozy cabin with fabulous view of Skagit Bay. A great place to relax surrounded by nature. Found the accomodation to have everything we needed to prepare meals and stay warm.

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Seattle, WA

Already planning our next trip!

  • 5 of 5

Nita's cabin was the prefect Christmas get-a-way and only a short distance from the city. The view from the cabin was absolutely amazing! I loved waking up in the morning and seeing the views of the bay right from the bedroom! We enjoyed watching the birds and took advantage of the binoculars in the cabin to watch the eagles up close. The cabin was so cozy and it was nice to sit next to the fire with a cup of tea and just take in the view. Nita's had everything we needed to cook and more! The cabin was so clean and comfortable, I felt at home immediately!This was my first experience using VRBO and I was not disappointed! Can't wait to come back in the Spring!

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway

Nita's was perfect!!!

  • 5 of 5

If you need to get away from the city, or just really need to relax; Nita's is the place to visit. I could sit on the deck for hours and get lost in the view and the sounds of nature. The setting is so picturesque, and the cottage is so comfortable. the kitchen has everything that you need to cook a nice dinner, and why would you want to go out to dinner with the view Nita's offers. The sunset's are amazing, and pair nicely with a bottle of Washington Syrah. Even if you aren't a bird watcher, you will be while you are here. It was so cool to look at the different birds and hear their calls. There are a lot of good hiking trails in a short distance from the house. Our favorite was the hiking Mt. Erie, and the views at the top were amazing! We had to extend our trip an extra day, because we just didn't want to leave. I will definitely be back...very, very soon!

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway

Serene beauty

  • 5 of 5

The perfect cabin on the water. Nicely appointed in all ways, even a good chef's knife. Great for walks. Remote, but not too remote. Beautiful setting, birds, ducks, wow.

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway

a little paradise

  • 5 of 5

a well appointed waterfront spot with exceptional views and unique interior touches. Well maintained and many comforts of home. I stay here frequently and look forward to each and every time of being able to shed the stress of daily life in a natural setting. The owners clearly care about this property. I'm grateful they share it.

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway


Nell Thorn Restaurant & Pub
"Locals favorite spot for food and cocktails. Lovely location on the Channel in La Conner, ..."
LA Conner Brewing Company
"Good La Conner brewed beer and tasty pizzas, salads and snacks."
Calico Cupboard Old Town Cafe & Bakery
"Good breakfast spot in downtown La Conner."
Seed's Bistro & Bar
"Happy hour is worth a peek, good food and outdoor seating in good weather."
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
La Conner
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Anacortes, WA
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
many options
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Mount Vernon, WA
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
La Conner has lots of options
Nearest Point of Interest
Martha's Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Heron Island Overlook
Nearest Point of Interest
Snee Oosh Beach and boat launch
Nearest Point of Interest
Hedlin's (mostly organic) Produce
Nearest Point of Interest
Padilla Bay Dike Walk birding trail
Nearest Point of Interest
The big T birding stop
Nearest Point of Interest
Nearest Point of Interest
Taylor Shellfish Farms
Nearest Point of Interest
Deception Pass Bridge
Nearest Point of Interest
Deception Pass State Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Tulip fields
Car: recommended

World class birding year round, crabbing, shrimping, beach walks. Fabulous sunsets every day due to full western exposure. Great jumping off point to visit the San Juan Islands and Vancouver and Victoria BC. Best place to enjoy the NW!


Rates & Availability

From $225 Per night

La Conner Cabin Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $30 + Tax
Cleaning (for 2 people) $75 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 10.3%
Notes We add 4% credit card/Paypal fees, more for Non US based cards, (actual cost). Credit Card Fees will be deducted from your deposit refund. No fees for checks.

Please be aware that Nita's is not fully child proofed or pet proofed, you must supervise children and pets at all times while on the property. We are not responsible for mishaps or accidents on the property or in the cabin at Nita's.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


La Conner Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Rural ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Step in shower only, no bathtub. Hot tub outdoors for clean soaks.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (2) Full view of water from main bedroom. Second queen is in the western room., Twin or Single Beds (2) Extra long twin beds, adult sized. One is built in over a dresser so has steps up to it., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Double Futon Couch / Bed in common area.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Birdwatching paradise, lots of birds and wildlife right out the windows. Fill the bird feeders and wake up to lots of songbirds plus waterfowl, falcons, kingfishers, hummers, etc. Watch for otters, seals, deer, coyotes, raccoons.

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