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Free Night ..Scenic Lakefront Vacation Home - Whatcom Lake

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8

Special Winter Rate. October to March $275.00/per night...Stay 3 nights get Next Night FREE!

Scenic Lake Views. 3000 sq.ft. two level home inside the City of Bellingham. The home is on the sunny side of the lake with sunshine all day. Our home is on the lake with NO road between the home and the lake. We are the closest home on this side of the lake to all city amenities. The water averages between 70-72 degrees June thru September.

The upper level has an open concept floor plan with a fully equipped kitchen (two ovens-electric and gas), dining room, living room, gas fire place, TV, two bedrooms, two full bathrooms, large lakeside windows, a large deck with a 220 degree view overlooking the lake. The lower level has two bedrooms, rec room, full bathroom, large screen satellite TV, and beach access to a very large lower deck. Plenty of deck space to BBQ and entertain. Ample onsite parking for vehicles.

Our lakeside home has a beach with a gradual shallow walk out into the lake for kids during the summer months.The floating dock is private and has a slide. We also have a peddle boat for guest use between June 1st and Sept 30th. Two Kayaks and two Standup Paddle Boards available starting Spring 2018.

You are 10 minutes to Downtown Bellingham and Bellis Fair Mall. 30 minutes to the border. 1 hour to Vancouver Canada. 40 minutes to Seattle's Premium Outlet Mall. 1 hr. to Mount Baker Ski Resort. No Pets/No Smoking/No Large Parties. Maximum number of guests must not exceed 8. Rental Agreement and Liability Waiver required to be completed. 604 710-8144. lakewhatcomhouse@gmail.com

More Details

Owner
Owner/Property Manager
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 16, 2017

About Owner/Property Manager

I am retired and my wife still operates a restaurant. We have really enjoyed being a host to all of our guests over the last two years.

Owner/Property Manager purchased this house in 2008

Why Owner/Property Manager chose Bellingham

We chose this property for the lake views and because it is located on the sunny side of the lake. This is a family friendly lake as there is no drop off into the lake. The proximity to Vancouver is great for our family and guests as we are only 1 hour away. The lake is one of the largest lakes in the Pacific Northwest and there is no restriction on the type of watercraft use. Daily permit for vessels required. We are 1 hour to Mount Baker for skiing and snowshoeing

What makes this house unique

220 degree view of Lake.

Lakeshore at your doorstep.

10 minute drive to all major retail outlets. 10 minutes to ocean.

West facing for maximum sun.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had such a great time Kevin. Thank you for letting us enjoy your home and we will be back next summer! *****
Jun 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Bellingham International Airport
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Sudden Valley Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
3.3 Miles
I-5
Nearest Restaurant
2.5 Miles
Numerous Restaurants
Nearest Ski
54 Miles
Mount Baker
Car: necessary

Our property is located in the Silver Beach neighborhood.

Our home is located at the North end of the lake.

Amenities

Silver Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
  • No Noise on outdoor decks after dark.....especially during the weekdays
  • Deposit will be forfeited if sleeping capacity exceeds more than 8 guests.
  • No pets caged or un-caged allowed on the property at any time.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Downtown ...
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Near The Ocean
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 1-Upstairs bathroom - Double sinks, toilet, tub/shower. 2-Upstairs bathroom - Single sink, toilet, shower. 3-Downstairs bathroom - Single sink, toilet, tub/shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Free Night ..Scenic Lakefront Vacation Home - Whatcom Lake
average rating of 4.909091 based on 23 reviews
5

The house was beautiful, clean and comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

Very happy with our stay! The house was gorgeous and had an amazing view! It was very clean and the accommodations were comfortable. So many things to do, such as swimming off the private access dock, playing pool, and relaxing on the deck. The location of the house was close to town, which was nice. The owner was very gracious and responsive. Would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm glad you had a great stay and thanks for being great guests. We hope you can come back next year for the Ski to Sea Race 2018.
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Rochester, NY
5

We love the Lake House on Lake Whatcom!

  • 5 of 5

Our family was gathering in Bellingham for my Mom's 90th birthday so we had a lot of people in town. This is the second time we've rented the lake house and it fits really well with my brother's family and my wife and I ... more than that it gave us a place to congregate with all of our siblings. The house is spacious, well-appointed and very comfortable with a lot of indoor and outdoor entertaining space and a beautiful lake access. Communication with the owner (Kevin) was very easy and we would certainly rent again. Thanks Kevin!!

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great property!

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed everything about the house and property. Wonderful place for our family to relax and enjoy the beauty of the area.

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

This home had it all! Perfect size home, perfect size yard and a sandy beach with a gentle slope into the lake. It was a wonderful setup for a family. We will be visiting again! The dock, slide and paddle boat were an extra bonus!

Thank you!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Family Vacation Success

  • 4 of 5

Our family vacation was made enjoyable in this spacious lake house . Although somewhat dated it's as comfortable as a well worn slipper and makes you feel right at home 🏡! Our grandkids loved the swimming 🏊🏾 and fun activities on the dock and lake beach area! We ended our last night with ceremonial S'Mores around the fire 🔥 pit on the beach!! The owner, Kevin is prompt with communications and accommodating! Would definitely rent the house again!!

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Hilton Head
5

Well maintained- equipped peaceful location

  • 5 of 5

An inviting restful site so much to do if you wished, great food choices, activities

House very comfortable. If you plan on swimming I'd stay mid summer. Had wet suits for our grands. Easy to communicate with host

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 10.7%

No International credit cards from outside of USA accepted (Reservation will be cancelled). Cashiers or Certified Checks accepted.
Payment Types:Visa/Mastercard. For refund options see Rental Agreement, For your protection and prior to making payment, my policy is to speak with you on the phone prior to acceptance. Please call/email me at 604 710-8144 (lakewhatcomhouse@gmail.com).

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.

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