|Minimum Stay||2 nights|
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Eagle Heights Cottage is located on Vashon Island in the Puget Sound. We like to call it a B&V--for bed and vegetables--because we offer our guests fresh, pick-your-own vegetables, herbs, and fruit in season, grown naturally without chemical fertilizers or pesticides. Eagle Heights Cottage is located on the bus line and is easily accessible from Seattle, Tacoma, or the Kitsap Peninsula, with or without a car. We offer satellite TV, DVD player, Wi-Fi, CD player/radio, double bed, queen-sized sofa bed for the kids, bath and shower, washer & dryer, easy access to public transportation, vegetable and flower beds, outside seating area with grill.
This is a lovely cottage, I very much enjoyed my visit. Elizabeth is great with communication and very pleasant to work with. This is less than 5 minutes from the Northwest School of Animal Massage and just a little further to town and the grocery store and restaurants. Only a couple of minutes to the ferry terminal on the north and about 20 minutes to the south ferry. I highly recommend Eagle Heights Cottage for your time on Vashon Island.
We were on Vashon Island for a wedding and stayed just one night. The house was clean and tidy for our stay. We didn't do any cooking while there but the kitchen seemed to have everything one would need. There were four of us: my husband, myself, and our two children (ages 9 and 7). The house is small but was just fine for the four of us and our needs. It would be fun to stay there again in the summer when the garden is growing. We would definitely stay there again.
I stayed here with two other friends while we attended a wedding on Vashon. The owner was very accommodating in letting us arrive a little early (we needed to change before the wedding). We didn't spend too much time here, but every thing was clean, tidy, and comfortable. We enjoyed picking blueberries and exploring the garden. The location is pretty near the ferry and is on the main road onto the island. The only slight (very slight) downside is that my friend mentioned that sleeping on the pullout couch was a little uncomfortable. On the plus side the bed was great and it was very pleasant sleeping with the windows open. In sum, it's probably a little better for just two people, but we would return.
My wife and kids (ages 5 and 7) stayed two nights. Daytime temp was low-to-mid 70s and the house was comfortable day and night. I think if temp was in the 80s it would have gotten stuffy because there isn't much ventilation. Hard to leave the doors open because of the numerous bumble bees (good ones!) and less numerous but nesting wasps. The garden is prodigious and appreciated but did need to be trimmed back a little because it was impossible to walk around in it (including from the gate to the front door) without pushing through growth - so, needed a bit of a haircut. Blueberries were delicious and great to have abundant fresh chicken eggs. Note that the house is situation immediately next to what I might call the sole island 'highway' so there is some road noise, though it didn't impact our sleeping (we ran fans at night for white noise and a little air flow). The location on the island is pretty good, about three minutes to 'downtown' by car. The kitchen is adequate and bathroom was well stocked. Locally made caramels and soap were really nice touches. I would stay here again if either the owner trims the abundant plant life or allows me to bring some small clippers and do it myself. Oh, and please inspect for wasp nests under the eave and eliminate those, too. :-)
My daughter, granddaughter, and I were so comfortable and at home in your darling cottage! The location was perfect for us, close to the School of Animal Massage, and handy for quick trips to the grocery store, etc. We loved the chickens and had fun collecting and eating their eggs! We are hoping to come back this Fall and see the garden in its glory! Thank you so much for sharing!
A great place to get away from it all. The house is very clean and inviting with a ton of charm. It is located near the main part of town for shopping and such while still feeling secluded from it all. You could stay in and have everything you need or, since it is centrally located, explore all that Vashon has to offer. Highly recommended!!!
Vashon is a unique Island located in the Puget Sound. With a strong arts community and a strong sustainable agriculture community, you will find many opportunities to participate in cultural activities while enjoying a peaceful, rural atmosphere. Vashon Island has a number of fine restaurants, art galleries, and local theater. There are a variety of opportunities to participate in arts activities throughout the year as well as a farmers market, fishing, hunting, horseback riding, hiking, and beach combing.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||$100|
|Pet Fee||$100 + Tax|
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.