COZY FRESHWATER BAY / ELWHA RIVER CABIN

Jean Fleischfresser

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Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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COZY FRESHWATER BAY / ELWHA RIVER CABIN

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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
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Jean Fleischfresser (Owner)
Advertiser since 2013
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About Jean Fleischfresser

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

Why Jean Fleischfresser chose Port Angeles

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.

What makes this cabin unique

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.

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Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 12 traveler reviews

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Cozy Freshwater Bay / Elwha River Cabin
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews
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Cozy Freshwater Bay / Elwha River Cabin
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p480279vb
-(206) 8425571
Port Angeles Olympic Peninsula
Colorado Springs, CO USA
5

Relaxing Stay Near the Bay

  • 5 of 5
Our family of four enjoyed our stay in this cute, rustic cabin that has been furnished over the years with lots of love. We enjoyed the eclectic, interesting furnishings and found the cabin to be very comfortable, with two baths, a well-stocked kitchen and even a washer and dryer. We enjoyed walking on the clean, rocky beach and collecting rocks and driftwood. At night, the sounds of the waves reminded us that we weren't in Colorado any more! The warm, friendly hosts have a vacation home across the street. We enjoyed meeting them and found their restaurant recommendations to be excellent. This cabin is a wonderful spot for a family with children to relax, spread out, and enjoy the nearby water and forests.
  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Cozy Freshwater Bay / Elwha River Cabin
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p480279vb
-(206) 8425571
Port Angeles Olympic Peninsula
5

Perfect Get Away Vacation Place

  • 5 of 5
We have stayed in many places but this happens to be the best yet. This cozy cabin has it all; comfort, location, privacy, furnishings, great owners, and beach access. Jean & Ricardo were right across the street and were very helpful and gracious hosts. The beauty and serenity of this property made all of us feel like we were in a northwest paradise. The cabin has been refurbished with great taste. The furnishings were in keeping with the age of the cabin while at the same time providing totally modern day accommodation. We particularly enjoyed sitting in the rocking chairs on the front porch and the wonderful beachfront grill and picnic area. Beach combing was a must do activity. We would recommend this cabin to anyone who enjoys the beauty of both the woods and the beach. Thank you Jean & Ricardo for sharing your wonderful property with us. We will definitely return in the future
  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
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Cozy Freshwater Bay / Elwha River Cabin
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p480279vb
-(206) 8425571
Port Angeles Olympic Peninsula
Olympia, WA
5

Lovely little getaway

  • 5 of 5
Very clean and comfortable place right near the beach. Had everything we needed for an extended weekend. Quiet surroundings, and you can hear the waves from the house. Some lovely touches on the inside -- loved the breakfast bar made from a tree slab.
  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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Cozy Freshwater Bay / Elwha River Cabin
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p480279vb
-(206) 8425571
Port Angeles Olympic Peninsula
Statesboro, Georgia
5

Great Cabin for Exploring Olympic National Park

  • 5 of 5
We just got back from a ten day vacation in Olympic National Park and spent our first 5 nights at Jean and Ricardo's cabin. It was clean and cozy and had everything we needed in the kitchen and bathrooms with plenty of room for our family of four to spread out. We walked across the street to the beach every day (which was usually almost empty) and took in the gorgeous sunsets every night. We hiked the northern parts of Olympic National Park - both the Hurricane Ridge ranger station and the Elwah River Valley were within a 30 minute drive and did some whitewater rafting on the a Elwah River as well. Less than 15 minutes away, Port Angeles had several grocery stores to stock up in any needed supplies but the cabin itself felt secluded and remote tucked away in a little coastal neighborhood. We loved our time here and would definitely come back again. Thanks for offering your beautiful place on VRBO!! :-)
  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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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: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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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: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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Map

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 Restaurant
10 Miles
Michaels, Bella Italia
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
Hurricane Ridge
Nearest Beach
150 Metres
Freshwater Bay
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Availability & Rates

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Port Angeles Cabin Rental Rates

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3 night minimum stay
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$840
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Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
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Amenities

Amenities

Port Angeles Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 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 5
  • 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:
  • Books
  • Games
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting big game
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snowboarding
  • surfing
  • wind-surfing
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