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San Juan Islands: Secluded Ocean Front Orcas Home with Spa

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,000 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 9 nights

Overview

About the property

Comfortable 3 Bed/2 Bath home with beautiful sea views

Aurora House is a wonderful Pacific Northwest style cedar home with soaring ceiling and a wall of windows. End of a country road privacy guarantees a quiet, relaxing vacation. A huge deck with a gas BBQ and 6 person hot tub look out over the ocean. The deck is also a great spot to view deer, otter, seals, sea lions and eagles. One lot away you will find a serene park with a trail and steps leading to a peaceful cove beach.

The downstairs bedroom and the loft master suite have queen beds and a stunning water view. The third bedroom features a bunk bed with double and single beds.

We offer wi-fi for your laptop, satellite TV, and plenty of movies, books, and board games. We also supply a playpen for the youngsters.

We are 4.5 miles from Eastsound and 8.3 miles from Moran State Park with its many trails, lakes and Mount Constitution. Both Cascade Lake and Mountain Lake offer fishermen the opportunity for catching rainbow and cutthroat trout, kokane and bass. You can also book an ocean charter for silver salmon fishing. Favorite activities are kayaking, hiking, mountain biking, and scenic drives. Be sure to take a whale watching trip or board the inter-island ferry to the charming town of Friday Harbor or one of the other nearby islands. Another ferry can take you to Vancouver Island where you can catch a bus to the lovely and historic city of Victoria BC.

Bike and kayak rentals are available in the village or at the ferry landing. Well marked and scenic island hikes range from easy loop trails to all day strenuous mountain climbs. The village offers shopping, movies, a playhouse, bookstore, coffee shops, bakeries, and many fine restaurants.

Just bring your clothes and groceries; everything else is provided for you. Spend your holidays in one of the most beautiful spots in the world. We know you will have a great time!

Keywords: Waterfront, orcas, house, water view, ocean front, private, hot tub, peaceful

More Details

Owner
Debbie
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 19, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

Everything was fantastic! The house was more than we expected and we expected a lot!
Oct 2011
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Amenities

Eastsound House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Reservation is subject to signing the application and rental agreement we will email you.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower
    First Floor Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master Bedroom is located in the loft.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Water view
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Bunk Bed
  • Queen size Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1) Pack and Play can be used as crib, Bunk Beds (1) Lower bed is double size, top bed is twin
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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San Juan Islands: Secluded Ocean Front Orcas Home with Spa
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 26 reviews
5

Very accommodating

  • 5 of 5

Large beautiful home overlooking the water. Very spacious and had ample supplies and very well stocked with anything and everything that we may have needed. If I could change anything it would be to have a king bed in master, plenty of room for it. Entry to home was a breeze and google maps got us there with no problem. The private community beach was spectacular and I recommend visiting it often. Highly recommend this rental!

  • Submitted: May 17, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Tranquil Setting in the San Juan Islands

  • 5 of 5

My wife & I spent our 25th wedding anniversary week here, so peaceful & quiet, what a wonderful setting! Although there are many activities to do on Orcas Island there was nothing better than sitting in the property's brand new spa soothing our bodies as we looked out over the distant islands listening to the various wildlife above and around us. We tried a couple of restaurants, highly recommend Madrona Pub with their pan fried oysters or seared scallops and a Mai Tai while sitting on the deck overlooking Eastsound. The burger selection & quality at the Lower Tavern was excellent. We had our anniversary dinner at Rosario Resort, the head chef came to our table, wished us a happy anniversary, and proceeded to give us a surprise dessert using his own handcrafted ice cream. We Q'd it up a couple times over the week and used the new crock pot as well to whip up one of our favorite dishes. Amazing location, great owner, quiet neighbors, who we respected by returning the favor. And don't forget to drive to the top of Mount Constitution, the views are incredible!

  • Submitted: May 12, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dallas
5

Stunning

  • 5 of 5

The home was in a fabulous location and had absolutely breathtaking views. Very comfortable and well appointed. Thank you for making my mom’s and aunt’s birthdays one to remember.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful house in an incredible location. Absolutely beautiful.

  • 5 of 5

The owners were incredibly sweet and thoughtful and everything we needed was provided. Thank you for the peaceful weekend away.

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
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Enumclaw, WA
5

Beautiful home and piece of property

  • 5 of 5

It was wonderful place for our anniversary. I think I'll go back with the kids next time. Loved the view from the hot tub!

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy, beautiful views and well-appointed home

  • 5 of 5

We appreciated that this vacation rental was exactly as depicted on HomeAway. The tranquility of this spot was exactly what we hoped for, many hours spent in the hottub, watching boats and wildlife. Deer frequently stroll through the yard, and we were happy with the stocked firewood for rainy day hours we spent reading in front of the indoor wood stove.

There are ample towels, warm blankets, a nice kitchen and outdoor bbq. Although secluded, we could be at Island restaurants and the grocery store in ten minutes.

Hope to visit Orcas again and would definitely recommend staying here! Happy travels.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
4 Miles
Eastsound
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Lower Tavern
Nearest Ferry
12 Miles
Orcas
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Inn at Ship Bay
Nearest Beach
0.01 Miles
One lot over
Car: recommended

Orcas Island's peaceful, laid back vibe is nicely balanced by a thriving arts community, award-winning restaurants, boutiques, cafes, galleries, and a history museum. The abundant outdoor activities combined with a backdrop of stunning natural beauty and temperate climate make this Pacific Northwest island a very special place.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $250 + Tax

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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