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Karen Key Speck

Member since: 2009
Call Manager
Speaks: english

Fantastic Affordable Waterfront

1 Review
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay nights

Overview

West Sound Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

A fantastic beach is yours at this charming, vintage, waterfront cottage on Orcas Island. Located in Westsound, between the ferry landing and main village of Eastsound, this cabin is convenient for all your vacation activities.

Large windows across the front bring in sun and beautiful ocean views. Imagine sitting on the patio and watching your cares drift away like the sailboats on the water. And with the large side yard, you'll often see deer, birds, raccoons and more!

A simple floor plan with one bedroom with a new queen mattress and box springs, and the second bedroom across the hall with one extra-long twin mattress and box springs and one regular twin for your comfort. Bathroom has a tub/shower. Separate laundry room.

On the front of the house facing the grand ocean views is a comfortable livingroom with fireplace, kitchen and dining table that seats six.

Keywords: cabin, house, rental, rentals, vacation house, vacation home, bungalow, private, charming, waterfront, view, ocean front, sound, trees, woods, beach

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Karen Key Speck (Property Manager)
Member since: 2009
Call Manager
Speaks: english

About Karen Key Speck

I have looked forward to heading to Orcas every summer for 55+ years! We hope your visits will become an annual Trek to Orcas and our home.

Karen Key Speck purchased this cottage in 1956

Why Karen Key Speck chose

My parents purchased this property in the 1950's. Dad was a huge fisherman and was always looking for a hot fishing spot. He visited Orcas Island and said he never wanted to leave! He bought the property without Mom seeing it. Many years later, the street was named after her (so he made good.)

Reviews

1 traveler review

Fantastic Affordable Waterfront
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
5

Sweet spot on Orcas

  • 5 of 5

Pictures do not do justice! Cabin is nice, clean and comfortable with a wall of windows affording a wonderful view of West Sound. Location is ideal--quiet and private, but some interesting things going on in the water, such as a boat coming or going from a small nearby slip, occasional seaplanes landing and headed toward the marina around the bend, the ferry traveling in the distance. My group had kayaks delivered and we set out from "our" beach into West Sound--wonderful place to explore! Turtleback Mountain is nearby and a great hike with terrific views. West Sound Café is tasty and within walking distance.

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a lovely review! Thanks for sharing your positive experiences. I personally love the charm of this older cottage as it reminds me of my grandma, so it's wonderful to know others enjoyed it as well. Sounds like you had plenty of exciting activities to partake of! Come see us again. Property Manager Karen
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Rates & Availability

West Sound Cottage Rental Rates

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 10.1%

If you'd like to do your own cleaning and laundry prior to departure, there are no additional housekeeping fees.
If you'd like us to clean it is $50 and $35 for laundry plus tax = $93.59 additional. Garbage removal is $12.00 per can. You may take it to the dump yourself and save some money.

Credit cards not accepted. Personal check accepted up to two weeks prior to arrival.

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Amenities

West Sound Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1) New mattress fall of 2011., Twin or Single Beds (1) One twin mattress is x-long if there all tall ones in your party.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Large lawn, big trees, sun, vintage knotty pine interior, minutes from the ferry landing and close to Westsound Marina.

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