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Sunset Beach Cottage - Beachside fire; Kayak; Beach walk

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 700 sq. ft.
Property type house

Overview

About the property

This cottage is right on the beach, stand alone 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6

Two night minimum on Saturday night in the winter, spring and fall.

Pets have a $100 pet fee plus $25/night if you are staying more than 4 nights.

5 night minimum for July and August unless you have a booking right up next to another booking. Please contact me if you want to book a shorter booking in July or August and its next to another booking.

Greetings,

Thank you for your interest in a reservation at Sunset Beach Cottage on Whidbey Island. I’d like to introduce you to my beach side vacation rentals. I know you will be pleased with a stay here.

This is a wonderful time of year to be here on the Island, and the beach with its spectacular views will be beckoning you outside from your doorstep. I love to walk out at low tide, looking for sand dollars and seashells, the solitude broken only by the cry of Blue Heron and our local eagles. Our low tides can go ¼ mile out and yet the sand is very firm for beach combing. There are rubber boots in the closet for guests to use, but you may wish to bring your own foul weather gear for your comfort.

The accommodations are in a beautifully remodeled two-bedroom guest cottage, with a master bedroom with a king-size bed, a couch that makes out into a double bed, and a small bedroom with a twin bed with a trundle. If you or anyone you know will be visiting this season, please keep in mind this relaxed and comfortable “spare room” we have here.

For your comfort, there is digital TV and a DVD player, a cozy wood stove, and a full kitchen. The cottage sleeps up to 6 people, but if you have more in your party, we will do our best to accommodate you!

Once you are settled in, the nightly sunset views of Admiralty Inlet, the Olympic Mountain Range, and the shipping lanes of Puget Sound from the living room/kitchen or the master bedroom, are nothing less than spectacular. You or your guests can spend time enjoying the natural beauty around you, walking, bird watching, biking, boating, and more. If you are so inclined, you can take advantage of the sophisticated and exciting artistic life of Whidbey Island. Langley, home of the renowned Whidbey Island Center for the Arts, the Clyde Movie Theater, and several regionally known restaurants, shops and galleries is a 10-minute drive away. Golf at Island Greens is just around the corner.

Many of our past guests reserve for a second and third time, so please be sure to contact us at your earliest convenience, especially for holiday weekends or school vacation times.

More Details

Owner
Paula
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 15, 2018

About Paula

Born and raised in Fairbanks Alaska, I have enjoyed these beautiful outdoors my entire life. My father purchased this property in 1969 and I have been coming here ever since.

I have raised three wonderful children on Whidbey and am now enjoying my three grandsons born this year.

I like to garden and you will see this on display at Sunset Cottage.

Paula purchased this house in 1969

Why Paula chose Clinton

Beachfront, beachfront, beachfront!

A private cottage and beach an hour from Seattle.

This is one of a kind - it is only one cottage on 100' of waterfront with few neighbors giving yourself a relaxing vacation at will, and add outdoor experiences to enhance the healing of pure nature.

What makes this house unique

Sunsets provided nightly looking west over Admiralty Inlet and the Olympic Mts. Birdwatching; kayaking; barbecue and patio seating; clamming; walking; biking (bring yours); beach combing; fires on the beach.

Amenities

Clinton House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Big tub with salts to soak in; decorative tile; solid wood
  • Beautifully remodeled bathroom. Luxurious towels.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Twin with trundle in small private bedroom
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Tempurpedic King size bed with ocean view in master bedroom
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen size hide abed in TV living room Couch make out to bed
  • High quality cotton flannel sheets, luxurious blankets, down comforters and soft pillows. The master bedroom overlooks Puget Sound and you can hear the tides lapping gently. Another small private bedroom with a twin bed. The trundle makes the bedroom almost all bed and the door remains open. The Lazy Boy queen sleeper sofa is comfortable with access to the living room TV. Still plenty of room when bed is folded out to move freely around the living room.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming
Notes:
This property is right on the beach! Hear the lapping of the tides while inside the cottage or on the patio. Here is what a guest had to say recently: Thank you Paula and your wonderful crew! We had such a great time, it is so close yet we really felt like we were on vacation without having to drive 5 hours or fly anywhere! My daughter and 4 & 6 year old grandchildren came over to Whidbey to stay right at the beach and it started with a perfect, sunny afternoon--they made a beeline for your wonderful sandy beach with your buckets and shovels! We kept finding great surprises---a well stocked kitchen with condiments, etc you need, great linens and super comfortable beds, a darling trundle bed, rubber boots for the beach, spa bath supplies, bathrobes---we could have packed really light. We enjoyed a wonderful bonfire in the fire pit stocked with firewood and bundled up to watch a starry sky! The kids loved riding their bikes to the park. Maxwelton tides and shorebirds were a delight.WIFI

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Sunset Beach Cottage - Beachside fire; Kayak; Beach walk
average rating of 4.7894735 based on 38 reviews
4

Cozy and delightful, amazing little touches

  • 4 of 5

Really enjoyed our stay. The Nespresso machine was a nice surprise as was the super comfy King bed. Great linens, clean and Paula had flowers, wine and donuts ready for us! We’ll be back!

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
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4

Peaceful and relaxing location with a magnificent view.

  • 4 of 5

Very cozy, warm and provides all amenities. We love the fire pit in the back. A wonderful get-way for the weekend.

  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Beautifully cozy. Amazing view. Wonderful amenities and thoughtful touches throughout.

  • 5 of 5

Our daughter and her young family thoroughly enjoyed this lovely beachside cabin. From the well-supplied patio firepit to the deep soaking tub (& organic products!) to the memory foam huge master bed and the retro (& well equipped) kitchen, it was a marvelous stay. Oh, and that VIEW!! Looking forward to future stays! Thank you!!

  • Submitted: Dec 7, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful cottage and an amazing location.

  • 5 of 5

My stay at the Sunset beach cottage for my birthday with my family was one of my most memorable birthdays to date. Not only because of the lovely weather and having family from out of town, but also because of the beautiful location of the cottage. It was very well put together and cozy home, with such a nice and manicured yard and garden area and steps leading to the beach. I even had a chance to have a nice chat with Paula that was in the area for a while. We left the home nice and clean just as we received it, and really hope to come back again someday.

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sunset

  • 5 of 5

Great spot!

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

Great Weekend Getaway

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect destination for our annual college roommate reunion! We appreciated the beautiful setting, the visiting neighbor dog, day trips to Langley, and quiet nights sipping wine by the fire . On our first night, a bald eagle flew right by us while we sat outside. Amazing!

The cabin was clean and well stocked with everything we needed, and the yard was nicely maintained with a cute garden. It was a bit of a tight squeeze for four adults, so I would say it sleeps three comfortably. I would definitely return!

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Pickles Deli
"Best lunch around: Homemade excellent sandwiches, panini, soups"
Meerkerk Rhododendron Gardens
"Beautiful blooms in a peaceful woodland setting."
Clyde Theatre
"Our locally owned movie theater"
Gerry's Kitchen -- CLOSED
"Gerry is an excellent chef. Try Sunday Brunch from 9-noon."
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Whidbey Island Vineyards and Winery
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Mukilteo Coffee Roasters
"Best coffee and food. Cafe located in a beautiful forest on Whidbey Island in Puget Sound, n..."
Gordon's on Blueberry Hill
Sweet Mona's Chocolate Boutique
P S Suisse -- CLOSED
"Lunch and homemade bakery items"
Whidbey Island Center for the Arts
"Best of Whidbey Islands theater and concerts"
Blooms Winery
Whidbey Island Distillery
Comforts of Whidbey
Cultus Bay Nursery
Nearest Airport
45 Miles
SeaTac
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Mo's Pub Langley
Nearest Ferry
8 Miles
Clinton Mukilteo
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Island Greens
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Sounder
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
525
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Neil's Cafe
Nearest Beach
1 Metres
Maxwelton Beach
Car: recommended

Sandy Beachfront property, full house right on the beach facing West! South Whidbey Island is a rural art center. When you drive off the ferry you will enter a different world from the hurry and congestion of the mainland. Surrounded by serene forests and sandy beaches you will enjoy the atmosphere.

At Sunset Beach Cottage you may kayak, watch the blue heron and eagles, dig for clams, and bask in the tides and sunsets level with the beachfront,

As featured in the Seattle Times.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 10.8%

Nightly rate is for 2 people, $25 per additional person per night above that.
Two night minimum on Saturday night in the winter.
5 night minimum in July and August unless you are booking on the same day another guest is checking in OR checking out.
Call with questions.
Pets have a minimum of $25/night/pet: same price as an extra person

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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