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Gorgeous Luxury Cape Cod on Low Bank Sandy Beach, Sleeps up to 12.

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 3,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

5+ Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, sleeps up to 12

***ABC LiveWell Network Sweet Retreats Travel Show Runner Up!***

- A luxurious beachfront Cape Cod; 3500 sqft of immaculate detail for comfortable and stylish beach living

- Low bank sandy beach with bulkhead and nice concrete steps down to the beach.

- West side of South Whidbey Island. Property faces south for all day sun, including spectacular sunrises and sunsets

- TWO master ensuite bedrooms with baths on the main level along with gourmet kitchen, dining, living room, utility room

- THREE additional bedrooms upstairs, plus a play room/ media room with a pull out couch

- 75 ‘ southwest facing sandy beach, views of the Olympics and shipping lanes

- Very kid and elderly friendly. Level entrance and wheelchair accessible on first level, all 36' doors.

Stylish but comfortable furnishings: - Totally upscale but tasteful, excellent floor plan, interesting architecture like box beams in the living room, granite/travertine tile finishes in all 4 bathrooms and counters.

- Brand new- completed in 2012.

- All bedrooms have water view.

- Living room furniture: Mitchell Gold slipcovered sofa, chair and ottoman. Tufenkian Tibetan wool carpet in taupe and grey, 9x12, Broyhill 96' pin-tucked vintage 1960 sofa, CD player, large CD library. Ethan Allen corner rack with Carver receiver, Ethan Allen large coffee table with wicker detail and glass top. Bose speakers inside, second set of speakers are KLH on outdoor covered deck ceiling.

- Large laundry room with outdoor entrance, sink and storage.

- Outdoor shower.

- Custom kitchen and bath cabinets with gentle close drawers.

- Dual ovens.

- Stainless steel appliances.

- Custom blinds for entire house.

- Gas rock fireplace.

- Hot springs Hot Tub

- Stainless steel barbeque (top rated, and plumbed to household propane tank)

Amazing sandy beach location, all day sun: This is a fantastic beach for walking, clamming, etc. When the tide is out, it is out several hundred yards. The beach is almost entirely sandy (not at all muddy or silty), with a few places of smaller rocks for some interesting tidal pools - you can go barefoot. In the summer the tidal pools are like bathwater. You can see the sunrise and sunset all year long. The ferries from Edmonds/Kingston are visible, as well as all the shipping traffic from Seattle (cargo, cruise ships, Clipper to Victoria, etc). Seals, sea otters, and eagles are seen on a daily basis. Seals sit on the rocks a few hundred yards out.

Top quality mattresses and linens, immaculate: ALL mattresses are brand new top of the line Beautyrest mattresses purchased in March 2011. Linens are 300 thread count or above. One California King, one Standard Kng, 3 Queens, 1 Full, and two Twins, and one Queen sleeper with plush memory foam mattress in media room, which transforms into a sixth bedroom with full privacy if needed. A maximum of 12 people are allowed- no extra people or day visitors greater than 12.

FUN! New game room has 8' slate Connelly pool table, professional foosball, and airhockey, along with a beverage fridge, and barstools. Or use the XBOX Kinect in the upstairs media room, with 46' TV and surround sound.

More Details

Owner
Nancy
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
October 15, 2017

About Nancy

My husband and I have lived in many places, including beautiful New Zealand, California, and the US East Coast, but the Northwest is our favorite. We are both Puget Sound area natives and are raising our 3 kids in the Seattle area.

Nancy purchased this house in 2011

Why Nancy chose Whidbey Island

This is a special property, a beautiful new beach house which we've outfitted with a little of the old (some family antiques) and a little of the new. A sandy beach, sunsets, lots of activities on a forested jewel of an island, water lapping peacefully while you sleep... what's not to love!

What makes this house unique

Sandy beach to play on

Hot tub to soak in and watch the stars

Pool and foosball table for competitive and/or family/group games

Gourmet kitchen to cook amazing beachside meals

Comfy living room with lots of couches and comfy chairs

Fully wired with everything: great cell coverage, wifi, Xbox, two flat screen wall mounted TVs with cable and DVD players.

Plenty of very comfortable beds to sleep up to 12 in luxury.

Amenities

Clinton House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beachfront
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Backpack
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , tub , shower
  • All four bathrooms have custom travertine tiles, granite counters and travertine inlays.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 1 double , 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 6 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen sleeper sofa in media room
  • King Bed: One king bed in master. Three other queen beds in separate bedrooms, 1 other King + twin over double bunk bed in large fifth bedroom. Media room is a private 6th bedroom if needed for 6 couples (very comfortable convertible queen bed and drapery shuts bedroom off from hallway for privacy)
Entertainment:
  • Air Hockey
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Courtyard
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Whirlpool
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • rain forests
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Level access, all doors are 36', Handicapped/Wheelchair Accessible (may have limitations), kid friendly. Cell Phone. Beachfront, Oceanfront, Waterfront, not Lake/Oceanfront. Ask for details. Catering available. Private Hot Tub.

Reviews

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average rating of 4.972973 based on 37 reviews
5

Fabulous weaken the coast

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed every minute of our stay on Whidbey. This house is great and the shifting tides and views of the water and wildlife are breathtaking. Worth the effort to get there and a real value to boot. We are already trying to figure out when we can come back.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, Peg! We sure enjoyed having you and would love to have you back anytime!
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5

Great Home

  • 5 of 5

Great home for a week stay. Adult children loved the games in the garage and adult adults loved relaxing on the rocking chairs!

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

Thanks for sharing your home with our family. We all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves from fishing from the backyard, to walking out at low tide to clam to family pool tournaments. The kids loved the game room and the adults enjoyed watching the sunset in the evenings by the fire pit. We are looking forward to coming back in a few years and would love to stay here again!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your kind words about our home. These are all the same reasons we love this home too! So glad we could share it with you. Hope to have you back again soon!
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5

A Great Retreat For Your Family or Group

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful views! Rooms were all very comfortable. It's clear that the owner cares for the property and has put a a great deal of thought into making it special for their guests. They provided lots of extras, including a game room, a hot tub and recommendations for local food and excursions. If you are planning off-island adventures during your stay we strongly recommend that you read up about ferry schedules and fares. We learned that some take reservations and some don't and some times are particularly busy. We highly recommend this property for anyone seeking to experience an island retreat. Whidbey Island and this home in particular do not disappoint!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Beautiful House, almost stellar experience

  • 4 of 5

The house is beautiful! We really loved staying there. The rooms are large and comfortable. Five bedrooms means they have actually five bedrooms. It is right on the beach, which the children really enjoyed. We didn't have a stellar low tide, but still we had a lot of beach area to enjoy even with a +1.2 tide. Truly an incredible location! The beach is slightly more accessible via the boat launch up the road, about a five minute walk. Direct access can be difficult if holding a kid or dragging beach equipment down. I'd recommend bringing some firewood up or buying some off the ferry, we lit a fire every night outside and it was very inviting and good way to wind down the day.

We really didn't leave the place, as it was so cozy and accommodating. Toni was responsive to our requests, of which we had a couple – but we had a few snags that detracted from a perfect experience.

We had some issues with expectations – the kitchen equipment wasn't as nice as we thought it would be, we explicitly asked if there was a crock pot and there was not, which made one of our dinners a little complicated. The owner offered to pay for a new one, but we didn't want to leave the house, seeing as we'd have to drive at least 20 minutes to the hardware store to replace. The kitchen equipment is not as nice as I expected, dull knives and such, but I should know better than having too high of expectations.

We also saw that there was a sun umbrella, of which we requested. Toni said it would be delivered by the maintenance person either the first or second day, but it did not arrive as expected. I had to ask a few more times via text to receive the umbrella, and it finally did on the third day. It was a bit of a bummer to not have, as the weather was nice on the first two days and we expected to have it after our communications.

I think I may be coming across as overly negative. The house is gorgeous, the location is gorgeous, and my family and I really enjoyed the place. I would definitely recommend it to others. I wish we had a better experience with the maintenance man bringing the umbrella, but such is life. I'd also recommend bringing up any critical equipment for cooking, but other than that, you're going to enjoy this place.

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very nice.

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed the house and yard. Got along fine with the neighbors.

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Southern end of Whidbey, west side, faces south, 15 min to Langley.

Other Activities: Shelling, Wildlife Viewing, Boating, Health/Beauty Spa, Horseshoes, Shopping, Kayaking, Basketball Court, Horseback Riding

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.7%

Visa, Mastercard, and American Express welcome, 3% processing fee for Visa/MC and 3.5% for Amex.

Presidents Day weekend, MLK weekend and Spring break (Seattle schools) have 3 night minimum.
No weddings, receptions, or parties with more than 12 people
Pet-free/ allergen free environment
No smokers
Maximum of 4 cars

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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