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Megan and Josh Tye

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Megan and Josh Tye

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YOUR PLACE TO NEST ON ORCAS ISLAND

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday home in Eastsound - Orcas Bird House

House, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

A quiet and roomy get away for two or more the Bird House is pet, family and couple friendly.

You are just a short walk to Cresent Beach to see the wild life or rent a kayak for a peaceful paddle. Fifteen minutes of walking and you're in 'down town' Eastsound. You can get to Orcas Center for top notch entertainment, the Farmer's Market, Seaview movie theater, the grocery store or a wonderful selection of restaurants or shops in no time. It's only a 5 minute walk to the convenience store and a short drive to Moran State Park. There's a new Land Bank walking trail just around the corner.

The large, fenced yard with seasonal flowers for cutting invites you out of doors to enjoy the view of East Sound, BBQ or play games on the lawn. Kids and dogs love to explore safely outside.

The roomy living/dining room area looks over the front garden and off to the waters of East Sound and is a great area to visit and play games.

The large kitchen opens to the family room with its cozy propane fireplace where you enjoy reading, listening to music or watching movies.

The king bed room looks out to the back yard and has its own large full bathroom. The queen room looks to the side yard and has an attached bath with step in shower.

The Bird House is a comfortable, centrally located place to NEST while exploring the many wonderful activities and areas on Orcas Island.

Photos are not up to date. Improvements have been made in the past year but we haven't had time to post them.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
Megan and Josh Tye (Owner)
Advertiser since 2008
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About Megan and Josh Tye

Megan grew up on Orcas Island and met Josh here. We now have two beautiful boys we are raising on the island.

Megan and Josh Tye purchased this house in 2008

Why Megan and Josh Tye chose Eastsound

Orcas Island is a beautiful, rehabilitating destination with options for an active or relaxing vacation. It's a charming community with great food, wonderful walking trails, swimming in lovely lakes, kayaking or sailing, entertainment at the Orcas Center and other venues and darling shops.

What makes this house unique

The Bird House is within walking distance to town and has a beautiful, flower filled yard in season. The home is roomy, yet cozy and has indoor and outdoor living. The large fence yard is wonderful for children and pets to explore in a safe environment.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

4.9
based on 12 holidaymaker reviews

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Your Place to Nest on Orcas Island
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 12 reviews
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Your Place to Nest on Orcas Island
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p216213vb
+1 -(360) 317-6465
Eastsound Orcas Island
Portland
5

Relaxing...

  • 5 out of 5
We had the best time! Located at the center of the island and walking distance to Eastsound! Sat under the stars on the deck and caught up on girl time talking.
  • Review Submitted: 10-Jun-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway
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Your Place to Nest on Orcas Island
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p216213vb
+1 -(360) 317-6465
Eastsound Orcas Island
Bellevue, WA
5

Memorial Day at Bird House

  • 5 out of 5
Great yard, located a short walk or even shorter drive from Eastsound. Yard was great for kids to run around in, also very nice for our two dogs. House was very comfortable for 3 adults and 2 young children. Would definitely come back again!
  • Review Submitted: 04-Jun-2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Families with Young Children
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Your Place to Nest on Orcas Island
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p216213vb
+1 -(360) 317-6465
Eastsound Orcas Island
Salem, Oregon
5

The bird house

  • 5 out of 5
The home was clean, beautifully laid out for comfort and convenience. My two cocker spaniels loved the run of the yard and experiencing new smells while safe from traffic. I was close to the friends I came to visit and loved watching the moon come up at night through the trees, over the water and shine into my sleeping area. Everything was ideal for my young friend and myself - 82 years of age. The visit was too short but I did accomplish what I came for - to visit my friends on the same lane. Thank you.
  • Review Submitted: 24-Sep-2013
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, People with Disabilities
Owner's Response: Dear Fran,

Thank you for your lovely comments and I'm so happy that the house comfortably met all your needs. I hope you will have the opportunity to return to Orcas next year.

Best,
April
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Your Place to Nest on Orcas Island
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p216213vb
+1 -(360) 317-6465
Eastsound Orcas Island
5

Wonderful place in a great location

  • 5 out of 5
We love our stay at the Nest House! It was so central to everything on the island and such a great place to come home to everyday. And our dogs were happy to have a place to play safely in the fenced yard. We walked down to the beach every morning and enjoyed the view. Thanks for a great place!
  • Review Submitted: 17-Sep-2013
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thank you Cynthia for choosing to bring your "family" to the Bird House. You were wonderful guests and we hope you will be able to visited us again!
April and Megan
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Your Place to Nest on Orcas Island
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p216213vb
+1 -(360) 317-6465
Eastsound Orcas Island
5

Perfect Orcas Retreat

  • 5 out of 5
Our thanks to April for sharing her wonderful home with us. To be able to wake up in such a pleasant home each moring, and return to it's coziness each night made our trip so much more relaxing! The location is perfectly located for walks into town, or short day trips with your car around the island. Be sure to check out the kayaking at Crescent Beach a stones throw away, and Nature Preserve path across the road from the beach that takes you up to Mt Baker Rd in about 15 minutes. From there you can turn left on Mt Baker Rd and come back to East Sound itself via North Beach Rd, and then return to the house via Crescent Beach road within an hour(add more time to shop in EastSound).Although spotlessly maintained, you feel so at home in this house. It has a very happy spirit to it.If you can't live without a wifi connection, just go to the library in Eastsound for a free connection. it even works in the parking lot, if they are closed. Hope you have as wonderful a stay as we did!
  • Review Submitted: 16-Sep-2013
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Hi Ann,

Thanks so much for staying at the Bird House and for giving us such a thoughtful and helpful review. Hope you can make it back here some day.

Best regards,
April, Megan and family
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Your Place to Nest on Orcas Island
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p216213vb
+1 -(360) 317-6465
Eastsound Orcas Island
Vancouver, BC
5

Great location

  • 5 out of 5
Great yard, great location to Eastsound and the beach, and the owner was very accommodating - would stay here again!
  • Review Submitted: 22-Aug-2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Location

Nearest Ferry
12 Miles
Orcas
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Crescent Beach
Car: recommended

Beach access to Crescent Beach with nearby kayak rental within easy walking distance. Orcas Island has Magic One, a great bi-plane ride opportunity at the nearby airport.

Orcas has one of the best skateboard parks on the west coast and it's free. A new walking path has just been created just adjacent to the house for more walking options.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday house in Eastsound, Orcas Island

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
Summer
11 Jun 2014 - 30 Sep 2014
3 night minimum stay
$790
for 3 nights
From
$230
$1,550
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$516
for 2 nights
From
$208
$1,411
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $10 + Tax
Refundable pet deposit $100
Tax Rate 10.1%
Notes Rates are for the first two guests sharing one room. For each extra guest add $15/night. For two guests using two rooms add $15/night.
Rates are subject to change prior to paying for the reservation deposit.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Eastsound in Orcas Island

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , attached bathroom with walk in shower
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Large full master bath attached
  • King size beds (1) California king bed room with garden view. The attached large bathroom has a great set of mirrors that would be wonderful if preparing for a wedding or other important date!, Queen size Beds (1) With attached full bath
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility ...
  • pets considered ...
  • smoking allowed ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • Racquetball
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
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