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Lopez Island Home Filled with Old World Charm. Great for Families.

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
7
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights

Description

Lopez Island House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms + Sleeping Porch, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6-7)

This beautiful, lovingly-furnished home can be your base for an unforgettable vacation. The Wren’s Nest has the charm and details of yesteryear with all the modern conveniences. Located on the south end of Lopez Island – the “friendly island” – with easy access to two pristine, private beaches, it’s perfect for a family or group of friends. Bicyclists will also find the less-traveled roads in this part of the Island especially appealing.

The sun-filled, eat-in kitchen/dining area features a dining table for 8, lots of counter space, new appliances, slate flooring, propane stove, dishwasher & washer/dryer. The living room, reached through pocket sliding doors, has a wood-burning fireplace and flat screen TV. The upstairs master bedroom offers a king size bed and a view of sparkling MacKay Harbor from the deck. The 2nd upstairs bedroom has an antique iron double bed and the third offers a twin with trundle.

The property features a deck with views of the bay, a patio surrounded by flowering gardens and wooded paths. Children can safely play and explore in the half-acre, fully fenced garden and yard. No smoking & no pets.

Keywords: house; cottage; cabin;

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Kat Randolph
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french, german, mandarin
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
December 6, 2016
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

Lopez Island Home Filled with Old World Charm. Great for Families.
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 12 reviews
5

My Week At the Wren's Nest

  • 5 of 5

The directions from the ferry to the Wren's Nest were excellent. We found ourselves greeted by a sweet house nestled in the woods at the south end of Lopez. I cannot say enough about the home. From first glimpse we fell in love with it's charm and unique character. We spent many hours in the sitting room at the back of the house talking - eating and enjoying the quiet and serenity of this beautiful place. The Wren's Nest is about 15 minutes from the village. We came to Lopez to enjoy the serenity and the breath taking views, so I was pleased to find that we were close to Shark's reef - Agate Beach - Ice Berg point and Watmau. And with glimpses of McKay Harbor from the deck I thought I was in heaven. Thank you for opening your home and I will be sure to return. In fact thinking about this coming spring.

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A lovely house with heart

  • 5 of 5

This is a charming house in the woods with a modest view of the water and a lovely private beach a short walk away. There is a very friendly community living my on this part of the island and We felt welcomed. Friends from Seattle were succesful in catching crab for our last dinner and it was amazing crab. Crab licenses are easy to obtain and the folding crab trap will return for more crabbing in the years ahead.

We have rented houses on Lopez for twenty years and this one has something special about it. I think it's all the loving detail of the wall colors, the fireplace in view of the large kitchen, the hearty geraniums surrounding the porch, the deer coming in to investigate the garden, the deck off the master bedroom, the lovely oriental rugs on the tile floors. We felt comfortable and we had a wonderful time cooking for friends and family. My family rented a much more modern house on the other side of the island and preferred Wren's House. There's everything you need for a memorable stay on Lopez.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so delighted you and your family enjoyed your stay, and we were able to help make your special birthday so memorable. Thanks for letting us know how much you appreciate the house and the details. It's been a joy to collect and bring back antiques and treasures from Vermont and NJ, and buy artwork from local artists on the island. best wishes to you. we hope you'll come back again. warm regards.
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5

WRen house

  • 5 of 5

Quaint comfy friendly home and lovely yard. Comfortable beds and great kitchen.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely three week holiday for family with young kids

  • 5 of 5

We had such a wonderful summer holiday at the Wren's Nest! A lovely home in a quiet nook on the beautiful south end of Lopez Island. "Our" Aleck Beach was a great place to play every day and we enjoyed the close proximity to Watmough Bay, Iceberg Point and Shark Reef Sanctuary, our favorite spots on the island. The house is outfitted wonderfully for a family with young kids and had everything we needed, plus charm. We enjoyed mornings on the deck and the kids played Sorry in the treehouse. I loved the butterfly garden and we spent a lot of time in the communal kitchen making feasts with the local meats, fish and produce from the island. Many thanks for a wonderful stay. We hope to return to the Wren's Nest another summer!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Retreat!

  • 5 of 5

We were on Lopez for The Retreat. What a wonderful island and the people are so friendly. To be surrounded by such beauty everyday must be a wonderful thing! We mastered the "Lopezian wave" by the time we departed! This home is in a peaceful location in the woods with a peek-a-boo view of the bay from the relaxing master bedroom balcony. We were charmed by all the antique furnishings and finishes. The large open kitchen/dining area was perfect for card games while prepping meals. This location is far enough from the "hustle" of the village yet close enough to enjoy its wonderful restaurants and shops. I would definately stay here again, and bring my grandkids next time.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Highly recommended

  • 5 of 5

We stayed over Memorial Day weekend, it was very quiet and serene, really "off the beaten path"! A booklet assembled by the owner with detailed recommendations for beaches, all in walking or short biking distance, was very valuable. The kids were able to discover small islands that are accessible by foot during low tide. The house is great, very comfortable, nice gas stove for cold days. There is a surprisingly well stocked convenience store in biking distance. Great place for a families!

  • Submitted: May 31, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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beach combing & driftwood fort building; clamming

Rates & Availability

Lopez Island House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Late Autumn/Winter
Nov 1 2016 - Mar 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
Spring
Apr 1 2017 - Jun 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
 
 
High Summer
Jun 17 2017 - Sep 9 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
$5,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $350
Cleaning fee $150

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Amenities

Lopez Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • King size beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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