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Beautiful oceanfront immaculate 2 bedroom house, located directly on the water.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

Description

Birch Bay House Rental Photos and Description

Spetactar private beach front house.

Beautiful 2 bedroom very clean low beach waterfront Home on the

beach in Birch Bay. Open floor plan with 20 foot ceiling to floor to ceiling windows with breath taking views of Birch Bay and the San Juan Islands. Antique stain glass windows near the ceiling , cascade the light with the ceiling fan blowing a warm breeze.

All the comforts of home with a fully equipped kitchen, filter water, ice maker, all your spices, coffee, Teas, and an outside refrigerator for refreshments.

Nautical theme with twin beds , a queen size bed with a flavor of antique furniture and a sliding glass door leading to a private shady wood deck .

One of the couches also pulls out to a queen size hide-a-bed with extra blankets and pillows located in the window seats.

The open floor plan gives you the pleasure of making your morning coffee and looking at the amazing water in front of you.

The living room has a large table set by the windows for dinning.

Enjoy the Library of books and movies, as well as puzzles, board games and cards.

Outside on the patio enjoy the 2 tables for dinning, three umbrellas, chairs, lounge chairs, foot bath, BQ, and fire pit.

Watching the sunsets by the fire or just strolling the beach for shells and sea glass, perfect place to relax for a dinner in.

Buoy for your boat is available right in front of the beach house for easy access to fishing, skiing, and crabbing.

Keywords: On the water, this beautiful waterfront beach house is a haven for beach lovers, outdoor enthusiasts, nature lovers, bird watchers and rock collectors. Step out your glass door to dig clams right in front of your Beach House, sit in the beach chairs and watch the sunset looking out to the Islands. Walk the endless beach, watching the windsurfers and Eagles soar, the Blue Herons look for fish.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
August 1, 2016
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About The Owner

I was raised in Seattle and have spent my summers coming to Birch Bay since I was a child. There is something Magical about the Bay, the smell of the air, the breeze in your face, it makes you want to say I am here! You get a sense of being carefree, laughing and smiling a lot!The picture is the Ring of fire for Hope and Peace on the Bay, New Year's Eve.

The Owner purchased this house in 1965

Why The Owner chose Northwest Washington

Birch Bay is famous for its warm shallow waters and endless tides that go out forever.

I enjoy eatting hot crab just cooked on the beach while listening to the waves with a glass of wine, the sense of peace surrounds you and its a aha moment in time!

What makes this house unique

I love to walk the beach and gather shells and sea glass or walk up to the State Park and go on nature walks listening to the Bald Eagles and birds.

Birch Bay has great out door restaurants, coffee shops, we also have award winning golf courses within minutes of the beach house.

Guestbook comments from the owner

I just realized that we forgot to write in your guest book, I wanted to be sure to tell you what a lovely time we had this week. We just LOVED your beautiful cottage! It is darling, clean, comfortable, and the view is breathtaking(even on a rainy day!). Oh, and we enjoyed your amazing movie collection as well. We had a really nice time, and we hope to come back again soon for a sunnier week.
May 2010
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

Beautiful oceanfront immaculate 2 bedroom house, located directly on the water.
average rating of 5.0 based on 20 reviews
5

Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

I just returned from a stay at this wonderful beach house on Birch Bay. Of the 3 places I've stayed at, this is my favorite. The location right on the beach can't be beat and the views of the bay and sunset are spectacular. Sheryl, the owner, couldn't have been nicer or more down to earth. I try to go out there every summer and would love to stay there again next year. I stayed there with my mother and 2 kids and the size was just right. I highly recommend this gem!

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best girl's weekend getaway spot ever!!

  • 5 of 5

As I child my family and I vacationed in Birch Bay staying at the Beachcomber RV park and we would roller skate every evening at the roller rink in front of the RV park. When I had the opportunity to stay in Birch Bay recently it brought back all the special memories of years gone by. This is the second time I've stayed in Sheryl's awesome little treasure of a beach house. It's a perfect location for a girls weekend getaway or a Romantic weekend. I've never had the opportunity to stay in the summer, but looking forward to that experience soon. Sheryl is always so friendly and full of wonderful ideas and great suggestions for the best places to eat. The sunsets are breathtaking! Looking forward to my next stay!!

Good luck with your new Beach Hut! I love all the little treasures you sell!!

Thanks Sheryl for all the amazing memories.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Heaven♡

  • 5 of 5

This is my favorite place to stay ever! Sheryl is fabulous and this home is so cozy The views and sunsets are amazing Many people advertise "on the beach" but many are across the street You can't get any closer to the beach in this house It's literally steps out the back door Can't wait to go back again! !

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Burnaby
5

Sandy, Burnaby BC

  • 5 of 5

EXCELLENT!EXCELLENT!EXCELLENT!

We have visited the Beach House a number of times over the last 4 years and never want to leave. Sheryl is an amazing woman and goes out of her way to make sure everything is perfect for your stay. Love cooking in that kitchen! The view, the beach, the cozy house, all of it is wonderful. One of the visits was just before Christmas and Sheryl had the house decorated beautifully. I envy the guests who stay there at Christmas time. Can't wait to get back!!

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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everett wa
5

Amazing, relaxing, affordable

  • 5 of 5

Our sweetheart of a hostess Sheryl has shared her family's cozy beach cottage with us several times. It is literally right on the beach and has a spectacular view of Birch Bay & evening sunsets. A fire pit and inviting patio face the water, which is where we spend most of our time, chilling with a glass of wine, reading and dining. It is also a short walk to a coffee stand/cafe as well as The Purple Finn, which has good home cooked meals available for dining in or take out. About five miles away (less than a ten minute drive) is the Market at Birch Bay, a grocery with lots of prepared gourmet food. We have rented many places in Puget Sound and this is by far our favorite. Our dog Finn loves it too, as the cottage is gated so he can't wander off. The only down side is that at some point we have to leave.

  • Submitted: Nov 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Greg & Becky for your wonderful words. You are always Welcome at our beach house. We hope to see you soon. Smiles
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Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the beach house for 3 nights and wish it would have been longer. We even changed plans to spend an entire day there to enjoy the beach, view, sounds and atmosphere. So relaxing. Great sunsets, plenty of wildlife to observe. The house had everything we needed and shopping was close for food and beverages. Sheryl was very accommodating answering all our questions and even going so far as to obtain a tide chart for us! Hope we have the chance to stay again!

The

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you had a great time, Hope to see you again!
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Map

The Market at Birch Bay
CJ's Beach House
Bob's Burgers & Brew
"Located just off interstate 5 good restaurant for a burger or glass of wine."
Semiahmoo Resort
Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Bellingham, WA or Vancouver BC
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Birch bay
Nearest Ferry
40 Miles
Lummi Island or San Juan Islands
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Semiamhoo, Grandview
Nearest Train
16 Miles
Bellingham WA
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Interstate 5
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Many within walking distance
Nearest Ski
60 Miles
Mt. Baker
Car: recommended

Right in front of the Beach House is: Crabbing in season w/license, Clamming w/ License, Oysters. Fishing.

Stroll the Endless Sandy Tide Flats

Watch the Sunset-available Daily!

Watch the Eagles Soar and the Herons Fish

Race a Go-Kart or Ride the Miniature Train

Golf!(3 courses to choose from)

Enjoy Wine Tasting

Shop!

Skim Board

Boogie Board

rent a scooter

Enjoy a Gourmet Seafood Dinner.

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Rates & Availability

Birch Bay House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
High Season
Jun 12 2016 - Sep 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,225
$5,250
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Sunday
3 night minimum stay
$150
From
$175
Fri,Sat
$1,050
$4,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $40 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Pet Fee $20
Tax Rate 10.9%

dogie stay is a daily rate of $20.00 upon agreement on pet with owner.
Please Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

one half is due in advance when reserving your stay and the remaining monies are due on arrival.
When monies are received, I will mail you a rental agreement with receipt.
Damaged deposit is in a separate check, please.

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Amenities

Birch Bay House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • shower, tub. hand rails.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 queen
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1) twin beds with a nautical theme, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen size sleeper sofa next to the sliding doors to the beach so you may hear the waves at night.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Games
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
things to do while you are here; Stroll the Endless Sandy Tide Flats Savor an Ice Cream Cone Fly a kite Enjoy a Gourmet Seafood Dinner Watch a Sunset- available Daily! Dig Your Toes in the Sand Dig for your Dinner-Go Clamming Watch Eagles Soar and Herons Fish Enjoy the Playground at Bay Horizon Park Race a Go-Kart or Ride the Miniature Train Golf(3 courses to choose from) Enjoy Wine Tasting Shop Slash Down at the Waterslides Bicycle Go Salmon Fishing or Crabbing Skim Board Boogie Board Rejuvenate Yourself!

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