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THE WHIDBEY WAYFARER- A BEACH HOUSE ON WHIDBEY ISLAND.

Kelly Russo

Advertiser since: 2008
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Speaks: english
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Kelly Russo

Advertiser since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
November 26, 2014
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THE WHIDBEY WAYFARER- A BEACH HOUSE ON WHIDBEY ISLAND.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Clinton House Rental Photos and Description

2 bedroom, 1&3/4 bath..sleeps up to 4. (2 NIGHT MINIMUM STAY please!) pets ok!

The Whidbey Wayfarer - Beach is a two-story, 1950's beach cottage in Clinton, with approx 1400sf (converted duplex) that sits on a hill overlooking the beautiful Puget Sound. The cottage is about a 1/2 block from private Columbia Beach (2 min walk), with views of the Cascade mountains, sound, and ferries crossing. The beach is excellent for beachcombing/walking and great for seeing many different types of wildlife including whales, seals and bald eagles.

The property is approx. 1 mile drive from the Clinton ferry dock, and is located in a very quiet and private neighborhood at the end of a dead-end drive. Located on Whidbey's south end, just 8 miles from the historic waterside town of Langley with it's quaint shops, art galleries, excellent eateries, jewelry, and antique stores.

While on Whidbey, a visitor can enjoy many outdoor activities, including, but definitely not limited to: hiking & biking (acres of parks and trails), kayaking (easy in/out from our beach), bird/wildlife watching, running (road or trail) and many off-leash dog areas, including our beach and the beautiful Double-Bluff beach area (skim boarding and tide-pool viewing). But, if weather keeps you indoors, there's shopping, dining, antiquing, live theater, a movie theater, coffee shops, and bars to keep you dry & happy!

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Kelly Russo (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2008
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
20%
Calendar last updated:
November 26, 2014

Why HomeAway

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Pay with confidence
Pay with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.8
based on 21 traveler reviews

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The Whidbey Wayfarer- a Beach House on Whidbey Island.
average rating of 4.8095236 based on 21 reviews
business
The Whidbey Wayfarer- a Beach House on Whidbey Island.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p240650
+1 -206 427-6109
Clinton Whidbey Island
Spokane, WA
5

Just perfect!

  • 5 of 5
We absolutely loved this house, location, beach, everything! Two huge comfortable beds, two living/sitting rooms, two nice and clean bathrooms. Owners great to work with.
  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2013
  • Stayed: Feb 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
The Whidbey Wayfarer- a Beach House on Whidbey Island.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p240650
+1 -206 427-6109
Clinton Whidbey Island
Edmonds, WA
5

Edmonds

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I stayed at the Wayfarer for a long weekend. When I emailed Kelly about availability, she personally called me within 30 minutes to answer my questions. She was extremely helpful and informative as this was our very first visit to Whidby. She emailed me directions and links to various sites and a number of activities the same day I made our reservation. The cottage is roomy and very clean. It is an easy walk to the beach and very easy drive from the ferry. It has all the basic amenities you need, but don't forget to bring your own condiments. We visited Langley, Freeland, Greenbank Farm, Coupeville, S. Whidby State Park and Fort Casey State Park, and yes, had a great burger at Cozy's! Also, the 2nd Street Wine Shop in Langley is a great place to stop! We had a great weekend and great hosts! Thank you, Kelly & Rich!
  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2013
  • Stayed: Feb 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
business
The Whidbey Wayfarer- a Beach House on Whidbey Island.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p240650
+1 -206 427-6109
Clinton Whidbey Island
Langley, WA
5

Safe Haven for Locals with Dogs

  • 5 of 5
My husband & I had the opportunity to stay at this charming beach cabin for 10 nights last fall. We found ourselves between houses with nowhere to go... This cabin was the perfect solution for us & our 2 dogs! The owners have done a great job of retaining the feel & decor of the era it was built in while providing everything you & your pets need. The upstairs bedrooms have comfortable beds & a lovely view. There is a propane stove downstairs which kept us warm & cozy. Our dogs quickly learned to use the doggy door for access to the fenced backyard. The location was perfect: convenient parking, friendly neighbors, minutes from the ferry, & great beach access. We all enjoyed long walks on the beach! Even though we live in the area, we don't always take the time to appreciate the spectacular views & beaches. This cabin provided us the opportunity to do that in comfort & style. It was a welcome respite in the middle of a hectic move. Thank you, Rich & Kelly!
  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
The Whidbey Wayfarer- a Beach House on Whidbey Island.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p240650
+1 -206 427-6109
Clinton Whidbey Island
4

Great cottage but needs TLC

  • 4 of 5
My husband and I with our two dogs enjoyed one glorious month here. The house is spacious and well laid out. You have an over-the-rooftops-view of water and can see the ferries passing by, in addition to tugboats pulling barges. Besides boat traffic to entertain you, there are the big beautiful and amazingly silent planes taking off from and landing at the Boeing Field in Everett, such as the Dreamlifter. The neighborhood is clean and quiet, with very friendly residents. We loved the easy walk to the ferry where we would sail over to Mulkiteo and meet friends for happy hour. We moved the table and chairs from the backyard to the front porch and ate all our meals there while enjoying the view. Note of caution: while the views from the upstair bedrooms are great, the front windows do not open and each room only has two small windows that open. A fan has to run day and night to keep the air circulating. The place needs fresh paint, the curtains are frayed and stained, but don't let this stop you from staying there. The owner, Kelly, will go out of her way to accommodate your needs.
  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
business
The Whidbey Wayfarer- a Beach House on Whidbey Island.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p240650
+1 -206 427-6109
Clinton Whidbey Island
5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5
We just spent a really wonderful week at the beach house. It is really quaint and cozy!! The beds are very comfortable!! Kelly and Rich keep it well stocked with everything you might need. The only advice I would give is to be very careful about water usage! It is on a septic system and you really need to be careful or you might set off the alarm (which we did). It recovered just fine with Kelly's advice. We will definitely be coming back again next year!!
  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
The Whidbey Wayfarer- a Beach House on Whidbey Island.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p240650
+1 -206 427-6109
Clinton Whidbey Island
BC, Canada
5

The Perfect Getaway!

  • 5 of 5
We had a wonderful 3 night stay at the beach house. Kelly and Rich have this place well appointed and there are little added touches that make it so special. We brought our dog, who loved being barely a block from the beach. The bed was super comfy, linens/towels were cozy and it was so quiet in the neighborhood. A perfect place to get away from it all. We'll be back!
  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2011
  • Stayed: Mar 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway

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Other Activities: Boating, Wildlife Viewing

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Rates & Availability

From $150 Per night

Clinton House Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay
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$900
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Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $20 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.7%

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Clinton House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
non-smoking inside please.

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