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ABSOLUTELY OCEANFRONT!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 850 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, 6 Sleeps

True, Breathtaking Waterfront (low bank) 3 steps, no road to cross to get to the beach) open-plan family cottage available for limited rentals. Huge waterfront patio and 120 degree views from the livingroom/kitchen/master bedroom. This cottage is located on the more tranquil side of the bay where the sunsets are the most amazing! Bring your family and enjoy all that nature has to offer! Herons land in the water right at your doorstep and when the tide goes out it's great fun to head out on the dunes to walk, look for shells, and enjoy the tide pools. Whether you are bringing the family or looking for a peaceful romantic retreat, this is truly a special oasis!

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More Details

Owner
Dave and Jan Tam
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 7, 2017

Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Bellingham
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Sea Links Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
I-5
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Bay Cafe
Nearest Ski
50 Miles
Mt Baker
Car: recommended
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Kayaking.

* Relaxing.

* Playing.

* Bike Riding.

* Beachcombing.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* Clam digging.

* Picnic on the beach.

* Crabbing.

* Swimming..

Top Thing to do in Family:.....

There are unlimited things that you can do while visiting Birch Bay!

Swimming, clam digging, crabbing, boating, kayaking, fishing, beach combing, hiking, waterslides, picnic, miniature golf, ride the go carts, shop antiques, restaurants, shops & Check out Birch Bay State Park! Just to name a few :)

There are 2 top rated Golf Courses near by...Semiahmoo and Loomis Trail are located within 5 miles.

You will LOVE your vacation in Birch Bay!!

Amenities

Birch Bay Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 5:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • 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 ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Newly renovated full bathroom with tub/shower combo. New vanity with stone countertop, lots of light, new fan etc!
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Wake up to a gorgeous view of the ocean from the master bedroom which features a queen sized bed with deluxe memory foam mattress. The second bedroom has a double/single bunk. There are 2 queen sized air beds in the closet of the master bedroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Fully Furnished! BBQ, Parking for 3/4 Vehicles, Deck Furniture, Dishes, Pots, Pans, Cutlery, Glasses, Wine/Champagne Glasses, Mugs, Bed-Bath-Kitchen Linens, Hair Dryer, Toaster, Microwave, Coffee Maker, Kettle, TV/DVD/Blue Ray/Cable. INTERNET. Fridge, Stove, Washer, Dryer. Brand new bathroom 2014 with tub/shower combo for bathing the babies!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.9375 based on 16 reviews
Mercer Island, WA. USA
5

Comfortable beach cottage, well equipped, right on the beach

  • 5 of 5

We had a family weekend here for 4 adults, 1 preschooler. The location is excellent. Great sunsets, big beach at low tide and water lapping at the wall below the patio at high tide. Walking distance to Birch Bay State Park, clamming directly below the cottage. Three days of sun without much breeze made outdoor sitting and relaxing extra nice.

Kitchen is well equipped and functional for cooking meals in. There is a large gas grill on the patio, and a metal fire pit that we used for small fires and marshmallows. Easy parking for two cars right in front off the street, an outside sink for washing sandy items and washer/dryer inside are all useful. Good wi-fi. We had a wonderful time. Thank you. We hope to return.

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

Great cabin. Very beautiful view and great place to relax!

  • 5 of 5

Great place!

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

This has truly become my home away from home. Our fourth visit! We really enjoy the location and walks to nearby Birch Bay State Park. The cottage is clean and comfortable. We spent most of our time on the gorgeous waterfront deck enjoying the views, playing games and just relaxing. At low tide you can walk way out to see sand dollars and tiny crabs in the tide pools. From sunrise where the waters are calm and the sky turn from pink to blue… to sunset watching the sky change from blue to pink to red with reflections on the water - it is just simply beautiful all day long.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great oceanfront location!

  • 5 of 5

At high tide the bay laps up against the bottom of the bulkhead at the rear of the home. Huge rear patio with privacy walls on both sides. We rented kayaks and a paddle board for the week (much cheaper out of Yeager's in Bellingham) and the access for getting them in the water couldn't have been easier at high tide. House was well-equipped and comfortable. We had difficulty finding good food in Birch Bay so it was nice to have the option of using the kitchen or gas grill on the patio. Great week for our family!

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

Clean, beautiful cottage in great location! Third time visitor

  • 5 of 5

This was our third visit to Absolutely Oceanfront! The cottage is clean, organized and well stocked. The beds are comfortable and the neighborhood is quiet so we slept very well. The large waterfront patio is awesome - a great place to watch the most beautiful sunsets and easy beach access for beachcombing. As a birdwatcher, I enjoyed sightings from the patio of bald eagles, kildeer, greater yellowlegs, dozens of great blue heron and seagulls of course. Easy walking distance to Birch Bay State Park and Birch Bay shops and restaurants. The C Shop has great candy and ice cream! Favorite side trips include Lynden, WA and White Rock, BC but best of all is staying right at the cottage and enjoying the fabulous location right on the bay!

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mamaroneck, NY
5

Perfect oceanfront getaway!

  • 5 of 5

This house was perfect for our party of 4. It was very clean and well appointed. The kitchen was well equipped and we prepared most meals at home. And, boy, did we have that coffee pot going! The back patio is right on the beach and we watched amazing sunsets over the bay after spending the day sunning and beach walking. We love BB and would definitely love to stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 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 $100 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 8.5%

High Season:

June 15 - September 15

Weekend & CAN & US Stat Holidays: $100 addition per night plus 8.7% sales tax.
NO PETS ALLOWED!

Low Season:
September 15 - June 15

Weekend & CAN & US Stat Holidays: $100 per night

Monthly winter rates are for stays of 6 months or longer.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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