COZY FRESHWATER BAY / ELWHA RIVER CABIN

Jean Fleischfresser

Speaks portuguese, spanish, english
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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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COZY FRESHWATER BAY / ELWHA RIVER CABIN

Port Angeles Cabin Rental Photos and Description

2 bedroom, 2 bathroom (with extra futon) only 150 yards from beach

This 1200 sq ft cabin is part of a larger property, with the main house across the street, set on the east end of Freshwater Bay, with views of the Straits and Vancouver Island to the north, and snow-capped Olympic Mountain are to the south. While you can hear the waves from the cabin, you must walk to the front of the property to view the beach and watch the sunsets. The Elwha river estuary is a short walk away and is well known for surfing and kite boarding. The dam removal project is almost complete and the legendary native Chinook salmon have returned. The Olympic National Park and surrounds are ideal for bird watching, hiking, kayaking, mountain biking, crabbing and fishing. Hurricane Ridge, popular for spring and summer wildflowers, is one of the best spots in the Northwest to cross country ski, snowboard and snowshoe. In the Fall the area is abundant with wild mushrooms. The year-round Port Angeles farmer's market offers wonderful produce to complement your meal of fresh caught salmon and dungeness crab. Victoria BC is an hour ferry ride from downtown Port Angeles.

The cabin is perfect for four, but can accommodate up to 6 people comfortably. There are two bedrooms and two bathrooms. The larger bedroom has a double bed, the smaller has twin beds, and there is a futon in the living room. The kitchen is well equipped and has culinary basics (flour, oats, sugar, spices etc..). French doors open up to deck with small table and rocking chairs. Guests have access to the no-bank beach, stone grill and fire pit, which are framed by 300 year old wind blown firs.

Our daily rate includes both cleaning and taxes. We look forward to your visit.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets considered

Jean Fleischfresser

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2013
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We live and work on Bainbridge Island. Our children grew up snowboarding (while we snowshoed) on Hurricane Ridge in the Olympic National Park. During the summers we would camp and hike. We bought this property along the Strait of Juan de Fuca, Port Angeles in 2009, the year our youngest went off to college. All three of our children went from thinking it was a crazy idea to: our eldest getting married on the property, our middle child purchasing a Port Angeles home, and the youngest frequently heading out with a group of friends to hike and surf.

Jean Fleischfresser purchased this cabin in 2009

It is rare to find a no bank beach along the Strait of Juan de Fuca. The Olympic National Park is an amazing treasure and it is literally in our back yard. You can walk the entire 3.8 miles of Freshwater Bay (at 5' tide or lower) and see unique rock formation and sea creature laden tide pools.

You can paddle out, drop a crab pot, and a couple of hours later haul in your 'limit', boil them up and sit at the picnic table on the beach enjoying your uniquely Northwest meal.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Reviews

5
based on 8 traveler reviews

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Cozy Freshwater Bay / Elwha River Cabin
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
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Cozy Freshwater Bay / Elwha River Cabin
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p480279vb
(206) 8425571
Port Angeles Olympic Peninsula
Honoeye Falls, NY
5

PACIFIC COAST GEM!

  • 5 of 5
Fantastic stay and wonderful hosts. A peaceful property with comfortable beds, amazing scenery, and just steps from the beach. Close to everything we wanted to see. We would stay there again without hesitation.
  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
business
Cozy Freshwater Bay / Elwha River Cabin
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p480279vb
(206) 8425571
Port Angeles Olympic Peninsula
Seattle
5

A WONDERFUL STAY

  • 5 of 5
The Elwha River Cabin is really a gem we have been lucky to find. The location is amazing, close to Port Angeles and strategically located to easily access all major attractions of the Peninsula (Hurricane Ridge, the Hoh Forest, the Pacific beaches...).

Besides being well furnished and equipped, the most exquisite part is that the cabin is only 30 seconds away from the beach!

The owners have been really helpful making our stay wonderfully easy.

This cabin is really a place in Paradise! We will come again when we are back to the Peninsula.
  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
business
Cozy Freshwater Bay / Elwha River Cabin
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p480279vb
(206) 8425571
Port Angeles Olympic Peninsula
Juneau, AK
5

PEACEFUL, BEAUTIFUL SETTING

  • 5 of 5
We had a wonderful stay at this cozy cabin. The cabin feels like home with everything you need to have a comfortable, relaxing and truly enjoyable stay. It's a short walk to the beach and the Elwah River where we watched harbor seals enjoying the bay and enjoyed beautiful sunsets. The bay is also great for bird watching! The location is very convenient to Port Angeles and the Olympic National Park. The owners, Jean and Ricardo, provided us with lots of great information about the local area, sights to see and things to do. We'd highly recommend this lovely cabin in a truly beautiful setting.
  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Cozy Freshwater Bay / Elwha River Cabin
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p480279vb
(206) 8425571
Port Angeles Olympic Peninsula
Black hills, SD
5

TUCKED AWAY PARADISE

  • 5 of 5
It was perfect for our family get away. Rustic enough to make you feel the adventure but accommodating enough to not spoil or delay our plans. Kitchen is well equipped. Also washer & dryer. Quiet neighborhood and close to the ocean as well as many destinations in the Port Angeles area. If we come again, we will stay again!
  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children
business
Cozy Freshwater Bay / Elwha River Cabin
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p480279vb
(206) 8425571
Port Angeles Olympic Peninsula
Michigan
5

GREAT PLACE TO STAY!

  • 5 of 5
Our 2 night stay at the Elwha River Cabin was a great experience! There was plenty of space for our family of 6. You just needed to walk across the street to the Elwha River Valley beach; it was a very phenomenal view! We used it as a home base for sightseeing at Olympic National Park.
The owner was also very friendly and showed us around the beach when we came.
The cabin is very well-maintained and clean!
I would totally recommend this cozy cabin to others! :)
  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children
business
Cozy Freshwater Bay / Elwha River Cabin
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p480279vb
(206) 8425571
Port Angeles Olympic Peninsula
5

ONE OF A KIND, WONDERFUL!!

  • 5 of 5
Not knowing anything about the area we planned a long weekend, 3 adults, felt like we hit the lottery! The cabin was simple, clean and very comfortable. Pictures do not do it justice. Surrounded by driftwood chairs and accents throughout the cabin and property, made it a one of a kind. Prepared dinner at the cabin each night not wanting to miss the sunsets and peaceful bay at the end of our day. Beachcombing at low tide in early morning added to the fun. We explored Hurricane Ridge, Lake Crescent and Cape Flattery and hope to return for more. Owners were gracious and thoughtful hosts.
  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Port Angeles Fairchild International Airport
Nearest Ferry
45 Miles
Black Ball Port Angeles to Victoria ferry
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
HWY 112
Nearest Beach
150 Metres
Freshwater Bay
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
Hurricane Ridge
Nearest Restaurant
10 Miles
Michaels, Bella Italia
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Availability & Rates

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Port Angeles Cabin Rental Rates

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3 night minimum stay
$165
$840
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Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50.00
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Amenities

Port Angeles Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
General:
  • Internet
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking
  • Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Shower has a seat and hand rails
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Bathroom 1 (the master bathroom) has a hand held shower, corner seat, and grab rails.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • The reading nook has a futon that can accommodate 2 people. A portable crib is available
Entertainment:
  • Games
  • Books
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • library
  • marina
  • winery tours
  • restaurants
  • cinemas
  • churches
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • boating
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hunting big game
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • wind-surfing
  • cycling
  • mountain biking
  • cross country skiing
  • snowboarding
  • hiking
  • fishing
  • hunting
  • rock climbing
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