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Orcas-Beautiful Modern Home- Water View- Privacy- Dog Friendly

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,642 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed, 2 Full Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)


Sunset Magazine 2017:

Ranked 1st- Top 10 Dream Towns in the West

Ranked 1st- Top Dog Friendly Vacations in the West

Ranked 4th- Top 30 Island Escapes

Moran State Park- Ranked among Top 20 Hikes in the West

Travel & Leisure 2016

Ranked #5- Best of North American Islands

Recently voted one of the world’s most exciting ferry rides your trip to the San Juan Islands promises beautiful views of mountains, forests and a close connection to the ocean. Glimpses of Orca Whales, Harbor Seals, Porpoises, and Sea Lions are not uncommon. Moderate temperatures make the islands ideal for all kinds of activities such as boating, fishing, kayaking and hiking. There’s no place more beautiful for recreation, relaxation and rejuvenation.

Enjoy spectacular sunsets from the deck of our beautiful home located in the VERY POPULAR Rosario area. Just 1.5 miles finds you at the entrance to Moran State Park with 5 lakes, hiking trails and Mt. Constitution. 2 miles in the other direction and you are at the beach front at Rosario Resort.

The open floor plan, skylights, and southern exposure make this very comfortable and modern home light and airy.

The large master suite boasts a jetted tub and private access to the west facing deck. Step out on the deck and enjoy your morning coffee. With a separate full bath and queen bed in the guest room, this home is perfect for two couples. But a new sleeping sofa in the living room will provide for a larger group.

On your visit to our home on BEAUTIFUL ORCAS ISLAND you can enjoy Directv on our two new High Definition TV's. We also have a well stocked game closet and selection of DVDs as well as an I-Pod Dock for your listening pleasure. High Speed Internet with a WiFi router makes it possible for our guests to access the internet from the comfort of our home or even from the large relaxing deck.

PET FRIENDLY!! Even your family pet will feel welcome! The deck staircase leads to a fenced in area for your dog to have some off leash freedom. Rosario Heights is open to visits for one or two dogs.

With our home located on a quiet private dead end road, this rural area and close proximity to the park often has visits from local deer.

Walk out the front door and in half a mile is the trail that circles Cascade Lake in Moran State Park. Rosario Heights is a wonderful place for hikers to hang their hats.

Nearby several trail heads are marked. Some of the park's trails are available to cyclists.

Enjoy a swimming beach not 2 miles away.

You can also hike or drive down the hill to Rosario Resort to find a waterfront beach near Cascade Marina, again not 2 miles from Rosario Heights.

Enjoy dining at the Mansion Restaurant at Rosario. In addition to this world class restaurant, there is an incredible lounge with a separate dining menu. Children are permitted in the lounge but not at the bar itself.

In nearby Eastsound there are wonderful places to enjoy Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.


More Details

Rick & Alexandra
Member since: 2008
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 19, 2018


Eastsound House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1642 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
  • Water View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Jacuzzi tub and shower in the Master Bathroom with double sinks. Full Guest Bathroom has a tub.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • A Queen size Bed in each Bedroom with Pillow top mattress. New La-Z-Boy Sofa Bed in Living Room
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


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average rating of 4.983333 based on 60 reviews

Perfect Stay

  • 5 of 5

This is a gorgeous home with very nice hosts. The home was perfect for our weekend stay. We had our dog with us and the home is pet friendly. It’s a beautiful home , very clean and comfortable, and the view is great. Our hosts called to check and make sure everything was OK. We did have one small issue but they sent someone out immediately to take care of it. The house is a great location and close to town, and hiking and biking trails. We had a great long weekend and would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jan 15, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello David, We are glad you, Patricia and of course your dog had a great time!! We look forward to hearing from you again. Thanks, Rick & Alexandra
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Beautiful And Cozy!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was everything we could have asked for. The home was well equipped, it had a beautiful view and was close to the little stores. After being out all day it was A joy to come "home" to our house to have dinner and settle down for the night. We will definitely be back. Thank you for allowing your home be our home for a few days. We loved it.

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time. Great house, everything you need to enjoy your stay. Fabulous view. Lots of hikes close by so you don't even have to drive anywhere. Very peaceful.

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Melinda, We are very happy you and Rick had a nice time. Thanks for your very nice review!! Rick & Alexandra
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Chandler, AZ

Great Home in Great Location

  • 5 of 5

Very nice house, plenty of amenities, beautiful views, very concerned and attentive owner. You won't be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Scott, Thanks for staying and thanks for your thoughtful comments. Our guest's enjoyment is BY FAR the most important thing to us. Rick & Alexandra
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Hood River, OR

Great house on a beautiful spot with a nice view in a serene area.

  • 5 of 5

Four good old friends spent three nights... great place from which to explore Orcas Island and to return to eat, relax and play. Comfy quarters!

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Bruce, Thanks for choosing our vacation home during the holiday week. Glad everyone had a great time. Rick & Alexandra
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Beautiful view!

  • 4 of 5

Very clean, relaxing house.

  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Ron, Glad you had a nice time and enjoyed the view. Thanks for staying!! Rick & Alexandra
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Car: recommended

ORCAS ISLAND- Our modern home is just 2 miles away from world famous Rosario Resort- Enjoy a peaceful walk along the beach, have lunch or dinner or a relaxing visit at their spa/massage center.

Entrance to Beautiful Moran State Park is just 1.5 miles away. Upon entering Moran State Park you can easily drive to the top of Mt. Constitution for some of the most INCREDIBLE VIEWS you will ever see!!

In addition, immediately after entering Moran State Park, you can relax at beautiful Cascade Lake which offers both swimming and boating.

Our home is located on a private road and the entire area surrounding it is extremely private and peaceful, with many trails to enjoy hiking or a leisurely walk.

There are beautiful hiking, jogging and biking trails literally right outside our front door.

In addition to your automobile you can rent cabs, mopeds and bicycles to enjoy the incredible views. For exploring the amazing sites on the water, there are boats, canoes, kayaks and of course seasonal whale watching trips.

The tranquil town of Eastsound is about 10 minutes away with plenty of shops, restaurants and a full service Supermarket.

With the many exciting and scenic things to do, beautiful Orcas Island is a popular destination for travelers year round!!

Other Activities: shopping, boating, wildlife viewing, kayaking


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

House Cleaning $95 + 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.