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Crescent Beach Cottage - Luxury, Waterfront, Near Eastsound

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Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Details
Property
cottage
People
5
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
3 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cottage in Eastsound

Cottage + Guest House, 2 Bedrooms + Den, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-5)

Crescent Beach Cottage is a beautiful, hand-crafted, European-style cottage plus small guest house affectionately named “the Outback” directly across the street from the best walking beach on Orcas Island, and just a short walk from the picturesque village of Eastsound. Built by one of the best custom homes builders on the island, the cottage is truly heaven on earth. Reclaimed beams from Wisconsin, French doors from Singapore, teak floors, and a mix of contemporary and European antique furnishings create a warm and welcoming feeling the moment you enter the cottage. Stunning views from every window let in light and magic. Enjoy the fragrant, flower-filled garden, relax on the patio overlooking the pond and bird sanctuary behind the cottage, or watch the waves on the beach from the living room and dining room.

The main Cottage sleeps 3 and is an ideal destination for memorable vacations and celebrations, or quiet retreats. The owner has furnished the cottage with beautiful art and comfortable furniture meant to be lived in and loved. The living room is a welcoming place to sit and talk, read a book or watch TV or DVD’s. The galley kitchen adjoins the living room and is an ideal space to create meals with all the appliances and amenities needed to cook up something wonderful. The dining room is a great place to enjoy a meal or write your best-selling novel as it looks directly onto the beach. The spacious master bedroom features a queen bed and a wood burning stove, flanked by leather armchairs and ottomans. A small study off the master bedroom is the perfect place to curl up with a book or simply watch the wildlife in and around the pond. The study also has a large comfy chair that folds out into a twin bed.

There’s a high definition 33” plasma flat panel TV (basic channels), DVD player, high speed wireless internet, a CD player with CD library and I-Pod docking speaker system. A smaller TV is in the master bedroom.

If you have a larger party than 3, a separate guest house (The Outback), connects to the main cottage by a flagstone patio and sleeps 2 featuring a bedroom with a queen bed, dresser, bedside table, small TV, and a large bathroom. The Outback provides an ideal, private escape for a second couple, friends or family members you'd like to bring along, including children who are old enough to sleep in a close but separate building. The Outback rents for an additional $100/night.

In front of the cottage is a gorgeous, long walking beach. Watch storms in winter, beach comb for treasures year-round, build driftwood sculptures, wiggle your sand in the toes.The only other building on your beach is a kayak rental property, very handy if you’d like to kayak.

Behind the cottage, you’re in a bird-watcher’s paradise, looking onto a large pond and wetland, with the resident Blue Heron, Red-Winged Blackbirds, Kingfishers, all manner of ducks, coots, loons, grebes, and of course, eagles.The patio provides a magical place to grill a steak, veggies, or salmon or simply sit on the glider and watch the teeming bird life on and around the pond.

We are family friendly! The yard and garden are fenced. A charming garden shed can be used as a drinks center if you throw a party.

Crescent Beach Cottage is non-smoking, and consists of the main Cottage and the Outback which combined have two (2) bedrooms with Queen beds, two (2) full baths, plus a cozy study with a large chair that folds out into a twin bed. Sleeps 4-5.

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

Owner
Jennifer Brewer, Property Manager
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
2 December, 2016
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About Jennifer Brewer, Property Manager

I built a tree house on Orcas Island - okay, I HAD it built - and now spend my time between the tree house and my condo in Pike Place Market, Seattle. Every time I drove past the cottage on Crescent Beach, I wondered who the lucky people were who lived there. When I learned that the owner was moving to Canada, I jumped on it!

Jennifer Brewer, Property Manager purchased this cottage in 2011

Why Jennifer Brewer, Property Manager chose Orcas Island

I've always loved building or finding enchanting places and making them even more enchanting. The cottage was and is beyond enchanting all by itself and I loved furnishing it with treasures both local and international, so that it is luxurious without being 'precious', if you know what I mean. It's a put-your-feet-up kind of place, with panache! I love it and want to share it with you.

What makes this cottage unique

As a writer, I find the light that floods the cottage from its many windows soul-nourishing. As a lover of all things wild, the beach out front and the nature preserve and pond in back of the cottage grounds me. And it's so great to walk to the Saturday Market in Eastsound, wander the shops, have lunch at one of Eastsound's many excellent restaurants, then return to the cottage for coffee, tea, or wine. What's not to love?!

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(43 traveller reviews)

Crescent Beach Cottage - Luxury, Waterfront, Near Eastsound
average rating of 5.0 based on 43 reviews
5

Outstanding in every way!

  • 5 of 5

Charming, romantic, clean, inviting & perfect location. I would come back a million times.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing!!! This house and island are beautiful.

  • 5 of 5

Perfect!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
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5

In a word - PERFECTION!

  • 5 of 5

While I'd read previous reviews that assured how lovely this cottage was, I have to say that I was still overwhelmed by just how terrific it is to be there. It does not feel like a vacation rental at all, it's like you are visiting friends. The special touches, like flowers and local coffee, are far beyond what one ever expects. While it is on a busy street during the day, you seriously don't hear the traffic, and being so close to the beach and everything downtown more than makes up for that road. I so hope we have the opportunity to visit again as this cottage will always be a special place for me. Thanks so very much for sharing it with us.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Real luxury cottage

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic few days at this cottage that was really luxury. It is not often threat the cottage is better in real life than the picture but this is the case. All the fine detail was excellent, for example, when they say fully stocked cutlery it even includes a oyster shucker! Fantastic time, and thoroughly recommend this place.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Well appointed, beautiful views, restful space just minutes walk from Eastsoumd shops/restaurants.

  • 5 of 5

Beautifully designed and decorated space with lovely garden and views. Comfy beds and towels, well supplied kitchen. A restful space for an Orcas Island vacation for a couple, small family or two couples. Minutes walk to Eastsound shops, restaurants, groceries, kayak rentals. Short drive to ferry, Turtleback Mountain Preserve hiking, Moran State Park hiking, lakes, and stunning views atop Mt. Constitution. I would love to stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
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5

Just lovely in every way.

  • 5 of 5

We couldn't have been happier with our stay at the Crescent Beach Cottage. Perfect location. Gorgeous home. Exquisite decor. You feel like you are all by yourself, yet can walk a few blocks from town, be at the beach, or go to Moran State Park. Really, really lovely. Thank you.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
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Location

Moran State Park
"Moran State Park is a state park on Orcas Island, Washington, encompassing over 5,000 acres ..."
Island Market
"Fresh produce and meat, in-store deli/bakery, organic products, beer and wine, and a huge se..."
Lower Tavern
"Orcas' best burgers & brews! Catch the top sports on 3 Satellite TVs.... and enjoy Karaoke N..."
Island Skillet
"Your spot for a perfect Orcas Island breakfast or lunch. Classic dishes, made to perfection,..."
Wildlife Cycles
"Wildlife Cycles is a full-service independent bike shop, centrally located in Eastsound, Orc..."
Roses Bakery Cafe
"Artisan breads baked in-house, full selection of fine wines and cheeses, gourmet groceries, ..."
Crescent Beach
"Right outside the front door is probably the longest stretch of beach available to visitors ..."
Orcas Center
"The arts and cultural hub of our community, Orcas Center is filled with a wide range of acti..."
Cafe Olga
"Cafe Olga serves brunch, lunch & early supper from a menu of hearty soups, sandwiches, salad..."
Darvill's Book Store
"Cozy waterside location. Wide selection of books for all interests; we specialize in local g..."
Orcas Island Farmer's Market
"Island Fresh, Island Made. The Orcas Island Farmer's Market is a weekly gathering of farmers..."
Orcas Island Historical Museum
"In the 1950s and 1960s, various island families donated six original homestead cabins built ..."
Shearwater Adventures
"Since 1982 we have introduced thousands of people to the joys of sea kayaking on Orcas Islan..."
Buck Bay Shellfish Farm
"Buck Bay Shellfish Farm provides Live Gourmet Oysters and Clams kept in our exclusive Flow-T..."
Orcas Outfitters
"Orcas Outfitters offers outdoor clothing, footwear and gear for sports, travel, work, huntin..."
Jillery
"The business is a showcase of handmade affordable jewelry along with works from other island..."
Moon Glow Arts & Crafts
"The local source for all art supplies for kids and adults including all kinds of paints, bru..."
Orcas Island Pottery
"Located in the pristine beauty of Orcas Island in the San Juan Islands of Washington State, ..."
Orcas Food Co-Op
"Vitamins & supplements, organic produce, herbs & bulk foods; fresh local seafood, natural fo..."
Crow Valley Pottery
"This Island studio has been offering its own pottery since 1959. In recent years it has evol..."
The Inn at Ship Bay
"An eleven room Inn and Restaurant at the top of a bluff with unobstructed southern views ove..."
Brown Bear Baking
"Artisanal Handcrafted Pastries and Hearth Bread baked daily. Perfect for Breakfast, Brunch a..."
Rosario Resort & Spa
"The Spa at Rosario offers a variety of relaxation and rejuvenation services in an amazing Pa..."
Funhouse
"Interactive, hands-on discovery center for kids, teens & adults. Over 50 exhibits include cl..."
Magic Air Tours Inc
"Fly over the San Juan Islands on a remarkable flight aboard the world’s most gorgeous Travel..."
Orcas Island Golf Course
"The Orcas Island Country Golf Club is open to the public. This is a PGA-rated nine-hole cour..."
Orcas Island Trail Rides
"Enjoy the opportunity to go horseback riding on Orcas Island. Ride the scenic trails of one ..."
Orcas Island Skatepark
"Spearheaded by ski film producer Warren Miller and designed by renowned skate construction f..."
Nearest Airport
1.2 Miles
Orcas Island Airport, 147 Schoen Rd, Eastsound, WA
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Lower Tavern, 46 Prune Alley, Eastsound, WA
Nearest Ferry
8.3 Miles
Orcas Island Ferry, 8368 Orcas Rd, Orcas, WA
Nearest Golf
2.6 Miles
Orcas Island Golf Course, 2171 Orcas Rd, Eastsound
Nearest Restaurant
0.4 Miles
Rose's, 382 Prune Alley, Eastsound, WA
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Crescent Beach, Eastsound, WA
Car: recommended

You can walk to a kayak rental place just down the beach from the cottage and take off from your beach. In winter, if it snows, put on your cross country skis and explore the nature trails that meander from the cottage to the pond and through the woods. Walk to a grocery store that has everything you could possibly need. On Saturday mornings, walk to the farmers market where you can enjoy great food and purchase island produce, meats, flowers, and crafts.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Eastsound, Orcas Island

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Winter
1 Nov - 30 Apr
3 night minimum stay
£813
for 3 nights
From
£238
£1,765
£6,590
 
 
Summer
15 Jun - 15 Sep
3 night minimum stay
£968
for 3 nights
From
£290
£2,128
£8,148
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£878
for 3 nights
From
£260
£1,916
£7,239
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £99
Refundable Damage Deposit £158
Tax Rate 9.8%

All prices based on renting the Cottage only, with an occupancy of 1-3 people. If you have more people in your party and are interested in renting the Outback (guest house) as well, it rents for an additional $100/night year-round.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage on Eastsound on San Juan Islands

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • village ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Main Cottage Bathroom - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Shower separate from tub. Sauna in this large bathroom.
    Outback (Guest House) Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Main Cottage: Full Bath (1). Shower separate from tub. The sauna is located in this spacious bathroom. Outback (guest house): Full Bath (1).
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Queen size bedroom in the Main Cottage
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Queen size bed in the separate Outback (guest house)
    Den - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Twin fold-out chair in nook off of the Main Cottage bedroom
  • Main Cottage: Queen size Bed (1), Sleep Sofa or Futon (1) - a large comfy chair in the den off the master bedroom folds out into a twin sleeper. Outback (guest house): Queen size Bed (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
The main cottage has one bedroom and a twin sleeper in the den, just a few steps across the patio is the Outback, which has a bedroom and a bath of its own and is ideal for a second couple or for teenagers.

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