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Free Nights ...Lakefront Vacation Home - Whatcom Lake

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8

Special Winter Rate. October to March. $225.00/per night...Stay more than 3 nights get ONE NIGHT FREE. Stay longer get more FREE NIGHTS.

Contact owner for custom quote (exclusions apply).

Scenic Lake Views. 2800 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. Our home is on city water and septic.

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 for all types of entertaining. Ample onsite parking for vehicles.

The lake side of the house 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 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.kdonaghy2000@gmail.com

More Details

Property Manager
Owner/Property Manager
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 21, 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 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. We are 1 hour to Mount Baker for skiing and snowshoeing

What makes this house unique

220 degree view of Lake.

Lake shore at your doorstep.

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

West facing for maximum sun.

Guestbook comments from the manager

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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Amenities

Silver Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2800 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 -
(19 traveler reviews)

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Free Nights ...Lakefront Vacation Home - Whatcom Lake
average rating of 4.894737 based on 20 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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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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5

Gorgeous lake front property

  • 5 of 5

This is a great piece of property on Lake Whatcom. This is our 2nd year staying at the lake house, and we absolutely love it. The view is stunning and the house is lovely. It is only a few minutes drive to town and downtown Bellingham for groceries and plenty of awesome local restaurants. However, we mainly ate at the house and took advantage of the deck and grill. The only thing that could make this rental better is having a couple of kayaks or SUP's for guest use. :) It is a great spot, and I highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lake Whatcom lakehouse

  • 5 of 5

I don't normally write reviews however I must say I was not only impressed by the cleanliness of the accommodation but also with the owners.

Communication was extremely straightforward and went exactly as planned. The resort was exactly as advertised and absolutely stunning. Money well spent as the back deck overlooks the lake. We spent lots of time and enjoyed the private dock and fire pit.

If you are looking for a place to relax, look no further. This gem is serene and look forward to definitely rent soon again. Thank you!!

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful place to relax and enjoy family!

  • 5 of 5

This is a most wonderful place for a getaway in the Pacific Northwest. Our family of 8 stayed for 3 days right after Christmas and thoroughly enjoyed the location of the property - away from the hustle and bustle, yet close enough to get to shopping when we needed to. We enjoyed playing family games and our "two cooking teams" produced fabulous meals in the gourmet kitchen!

We enjoyed the convenience of the large screen tv's, both upstairs and downstairs and the wifi was excellent for all of our internet access needs. The pool table in the basement was a nice added touch.

We would definitely consider coming back for a future family gathering.

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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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.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Damage Deposit $500

No International credit cards from outside of USA. Reservation will be cancelled.
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. Please call/email me at 604 710-8144 (lakewhatcomhouse@gmail.com) with any questions.

Manager'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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