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Kathy Gregory

Member since: 2006
Call Manager
Speaks: english

A FEWS DAYS LEFT IN SEPT IN JOY ISLAND LIVING

25 Reviews
Sleeps4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview

San Juan Island Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Cabin, Studio + Loft, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Handcrafted timberframe guest cabin on beautiful Westcott Bay. Watch eagles, seals, and otters from your deck, or walk down to the beach to collect clams and oysters for dinner. All the amenities of Roche Harbor (shops, restaurants, swimming, tennis, and more) are only a 5 minute walk away.

At the end of a long and active day, take a sunset kayak journey out into the bay, and listen as the silence of the islands falls. Truly a place to appreciate the beauty of nature.

Additional 2700 ft house on property sleeps 11

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Keywords: Guest House

Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
Kathy Gregory (Property Manager)
Member since: 2006
Call Manager
Speaks: english

Reviews

4.8
based on 25 traveler reviews

A FEWS DAYS LEFT IN SEPT IN JOY ISLAND LIVING
average rating of 4.76 based on 25 reviews
4

Wonderful getaway!

  • 4 of 5

This cabin was perfect for our needs! Quiet and on the water, neighbors are close but we did not hear or see them. Porch is perfect for morning coffee, reading and evening relaxing. The ladder to the loft was not a problem for us, but would be for those with physical limitations. The cabin was clean, great cooking space, and the woodwork inside is beautiful. My husband used the kayak twice, added bonus! Would definitely use again!

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

M💝L

  • 5 of 5

Semi private. Saw next door neighbors a few times. No life jackets to wear for kayaking so bring your own. Quiet & peaceful. We slept soundly. Fully equipped kitchen. Tons of wildlife to watch & admire. Wood stove warmed cabin quickly. Steep ladder to master bed in loft. Would be uncomfortable having young children up there. Clean!! Enjoyed ourselves. Memorable stay. Beautiful cabin.

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kansas City
5

Exactly as Advertised

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed here for a destination wedding in Roche Harbor. This cottage was a great deal for the cost relative to what you get, and Kathy did a great job making this easy for us. The cabin is exactly as advertised... great view, good amount of room, and all of the amenities you need for a comfortable stay. Thanks Kathy!

The only down sides that I can think to mention (and of course, perspective is important here) is that entertainment was a little lacking... Kathy had a bose sound dock but it's the old style iPhone 4 connection so that didn't work for us, and there is neither wifi nor tv. So, it's a bit of a time capsule in that regard, but we were busy on the island and had a great time regardless. I also thought that the water wasn't quite as accessible as I would have liked, especially at low tide... so that would have made kayaking a little tough had the weather been warmer and we wanted to do that. Otherwise, I really really loved San Juan Island, Friday Harbor, Roche Harbor, and this little cabin.

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely stay on Wescott Bay

  • 5 of 5

The house on Westcott Bay was delightful. So close to the water and beautiful views. The house is very nicely appointed and offers everything you need for a very romantic weekend getaway.

Some people write about a house that is close, but it is nothing to concern yourself about. You will have a great time at this beautiful home on Westcott Bay in Roche a Harbor anytime of the year. The weather is always sunny, the sights are beautiful and the house is warm and welcoming. All you need to bring are your good friends and your love for nature and the beautiful San Juans.

Thank you for a very nice time. We hope to return in the near future.

JL & KH

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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3

Needs a privacy fence.

  • 3 of 5

The accommodations were very nice and the area was beautiful. The house next door is very close and while the neighbors were no bother, a privacy fence is needed. With a privacy fence I would give it a better rating.

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Indianapolis, IN
5

Lovely

  • 5 of 5

Spent time here on our first trip to San Juan Island. Lovely, clean, comfortable cottage on Westcott Bay. We enjoyed perfect weather during our stay. Cottage is near Roche Harbor but a drive from Friday Harbor (through beautiful countryside). Grab your groceries in Friday Harbor (or mainland) before heading to the cottage. Very small refrigerator/freezer combo under the counter but "doable" with only 2 of us. Not too far from Lime Kiln park where we enjoyed watching the wild orca swim by in the late afternoon. Very quiet location and enjoyed morning coffee on the patio overlooking the bay.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Car: recommended

clamming, oysters, mussels, crabbing, sculpture park

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Rates & Availability

Roche Harbor Cottage Rental Rates

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PEAK SEASON
Jun 1 2016 - Sep 30 2016
2 night minimum stay
$195
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $80 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.1%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

San Juan Island Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Resort ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1) Futon in the living room best for a couple kids.
Entertainment:
  • Games
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

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