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Charming Cottage in Stunning Waterfront Setting

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-5)

The Cottage at Washington Harbor is on a natural saltwater lagoon adjoining the Straits of Juan De Fuca about 2.5 miles east of Sequim. Located on a 190 acre private wildlife refuge, a paradise for bird watchers, kayakers and nature lover's. Last house on a dead end road means a quiet and peaceful stay. Minutes from shopping in Sequim and unlimited outdoor activities in Olympic National Park and the Olympic Discovery Trail. The Cottage looks out over the lagoon, the Straits, Protection Island and Mount Baker. Two active Bald Eagle nests are located on the north and south shores of the lagoon where eagles live year round. Seals, otter, Great Blue Herons and more all outside your front door. One of the most unique settings on the Olympic Peninsula.

Both queen size beds are new and have luxurious feather mattresses and down comforters for a great night's sleep...

Peaceful and Beautiful

Keywords: waterfront cottage, bungalow, house, view

More Details

Owner
Deborah Burrowes
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 18, 2017

About Deborah Burrowes

Descended from a pioneer family that homesteaded in Sequim, Mark and Debbie are the fourth generation to call Sequim home. Living in Sequim is perfect for the outdoor lifestyle we love. Camping, hiking, horseback riding and beach combing are all right here. Mark is a broker with John L Scott specializing in retirement properties and Debbie manages rentals.

Deborah Burrowes purchased this house in 1948

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for your exceptional hospitality! And for sharing this wonderful wildlife preserve and lagoon with us.

It's been truly memorable.
Aug 2012
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Amenities

Sequim House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Queen size Beds (2) Luxurious feather mattresses and down comforters. Alternative comforters available on request. Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(106 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.943396 based on 113 reviews
5

Lovely, private cottage

  • 5 of 5

I don't usually review the places I stay, but this cottage was special. The place feels secluded even though it's close to town. It was very clean and the property was well taken care of. Debbie was welcoming, gave us great information to make our stay even better and then left us along to enjoy the wildlife and spectacular scenery. My husband and I are going to request to rent this gem again.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful every time!

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is peaceful, serene and exactly what one wants in a getaway! I am never disappointed, after years of staying there each year gets better and better!

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Relaxation

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful time at the cottage! Everything was perfect and it was so hard to leave at the end of our stay. Can't wait to go back.

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lagoon cottage

  • 5 of 5

I couldn't say more good about this delightful place! As a Nature lover and bird watcher it was PERFECT for me! Quiet, private and absolutely beautiful in every way! The cottage was spotless, light and cheery. Fully equipped as well with so much more than other places we''ve reserved in the past. Owner was extremely warm and friendly and helpful upon our arrival! We WILL be back and with my art supplies, big cameras, and kayaks!! What a perfect place on the coast!!

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

This place felt like home

  • 5 of 5

We instantly felt at home when we arrived at the cottage. It was clean and well stocked with most anything we needed. We used the fire pit our first night here and sat outside listening to all the ducks and geese. It was so peaceful and private. We couldn't have found a nicer place to relax on our vacation. The location was perfect for exploring the northern peninsula attractions. We explored Hurricane Ridge and walked the Dungeness Spit. Communication with the owner was always quick and friendly. I will definitely stay at the cottage if we ever return to the Olympic Peninsula again.

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Private paradise!

  • 5 of 5

I'm usually not at a loss for words, but it is hard to adequately describe the beauty, privacy and tranquility of this location. Perhaps the best word is, simply, wow! The cottage was cozy, immaculate and well-stocked. We spent many an afternoon sitting out back, reading amid the quiet, glancing up from our books often to look at snow-capped Mt. Baker in the distance, the view an ever-changing canvas of light and color. The only downside of our visit was that we had to leave. If you're looking for a place to relax and recharge, I can think of no better.

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
17 Miles
Port Angeles
Nearest Ferry
17 Miles
Coho ferry from Port Angeles to Victoria, B.C.
Nearest Train
100 Miles
Seattle
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
HWY 101
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
across the lagoon
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $75
Pet Fee $60
Refundable damage deposit $400
Tax Rate 10.4%

If preferred, a personal check may be used for damage deposit. Please contact owner. Or, damage protection may be purchased through VRBO for $49.00

No Charge for children under 3 years old.

Holidays and Lavender Festival require a 3 night minimum stay.

No refunds within 30 days of check-in. 50% of total rentals fees refundable 31 to 60 days prior to check-in.

Utilities are included in the monthly fee also.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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