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Aerie's nest at Mystery Bay

People6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Marrowstone Island waterfront property

Magical one bedroom waterfront home on Mystery Bay Marrowstone Island, facing down Kilisut Harbor toward Port Townsend. Special loft sleeps 2, with large skylight looking skywards into the magnificent cedar trees. Two new pullout queen sleepers, separate cabin as a home office with full bath and mini fridge, perfect for artist retreat. Home has one of the best views on the Island, with eagles and deer amongst other wild life. A wonderful refuge for artist and or romantic getaway. This home is new construction (2012), beautifully built. Internet, new appliances, gas stove electric oven, dishwasher refrigerator, washer dryer, coffeepot, television, gas grill, kayaks, horshoes and wonderful library. Escape for a wonderful rural getaway, 45 minutes from the Seattle ferry, a place where local artists and musicians are plenty, biking trails, kayaking, sailing as well as organic farms, festivals, and enchanting site seeing at nearby Port Townsend.


Owner
Andrea
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
25 July, 2017

About Andrea

we purchased this property in 2009 and moved the carpenters shop down to the water wherea prior permit was about to expire. We changed out most of the windows in order to maximize water and tree views. Adding a wooden stove and bio electric heating. The master builders used traditional craftman designs in installation of fir trim. Additional thought went into the swedish finished flooring. The main IPE deck makes for a wonderful indoor outdoor gathering spot and when the doors are opened up enlarges the home for it's open living.

Andrea purchased this house in 2009

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Nordland in Jefferson County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • rural ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Full bath in cabin
  • Half bath in master
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Queen bed master with half bath.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Kayaking
  • bay fishing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(12 traveller reviews)

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Aerie's nest at Mystery Bay
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 12 reviews
5

Exceptional!!!!

  • 5 of 5

This is a fantastic place to stay. The house is beautiful, up-to-date, very comfortable, and has everything you need. We relaxed, cooked, read, hung out by the water, took the kayaks out, and drove to Fort Flagler at the end of the Island. It was an extraordinarily peaceful and relaxing visit. The views are just breathtaking.....its even more beautiful than the photos convey. We drove to nearby Port Townsend. There is much to do and explore in the Olympic Peninsula area, but we loved the house and location so much we mostly stayed on Marrowstone Island. We saw deer, seals, bald eagles, kingfishers. This place is a treasure, and we hope to return.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, spacious and well appointed with lovely view towards the bay.

  • 5 of 5

An added bonus during our stay was observing a pair of otters come up into the yard.

  • Review Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Peaceful Off-Season Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a long weekend at the Aerie's Nest in November, and it was exactly the cozy couple's retreat we had hoped for. This tasteful and comfortable home is full of comfy places, inside and out, to relax with a book or gaze out past the evergreens at the gorgeous view through the many bay-facing windows. It's an inspiring place to write or sketch as well. The kitchen is up-to-date and fully equipped, and we enjoyed cooking up some fresh, local seafood for dinner. Port Townsend is close by for shopping, good restaurants, and movies. We really enjoyed our stay and hope to return!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfortable home with a wonderful view of the water

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I had a wonderful time at this home. We were looking for a nice, relaxing retreat and this place was perfect. The water views are gorgeous! The house was well stocked with everything we needed. Firewood was provided for the wood stove. Stairs to the water are a little slippery but there is a handrail to use. I would book this place again.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

What a great location and home!

  • 5 of 5

We cannot say enough about this beautiful home and location. Also, Andrea was very welcoming and accommodating. The home had everything that we needed. We were looking for a peaceful get-away for a couple of days and got exactly what we were looking for. We cooked wonderful meals, sat in front of the fire and watched movies, sat on the porch and gazed at the water with Port Townsend in the distance, and read books in comfort. The weather was a little too cold and wet for us to launch the kayaks, although we could have done so if we were a little more in the mood. We will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely Peaceful Location

  • 5 of 5

We spent three nights in this house. The view across Mystery Bay is incredible. The house is nicely decorated. It was drizzly two of days, but it was great to just kick back and read. We'd definitely recommend this rental.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Port Townsend
Car: necessary

Port Townsend is a mere 10 mikes away, cycling, kayaking, hiking, crabbing and fishing all great activities. For artists and musicians, this region is the mecca for bluegrass and jazz. World famous writers workshops all throughout the year. Local organic farms and winerys throughout the region.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Nordland, USA

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
 
Peak Season
26 May 2017 - 1 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£469
for 2 nights
From
£192
From
£256
Fri,Sat
£1,364
£3,665
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid Season
2 Oct 2017 - 16 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£315
for 2 nights
From
£115
From
£166
Fri,Sat
£848
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving
18 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£486
for 2 nights
From
£200
From
£277
Thu,Fri,Sat
£1,449
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
Low Season
27 Nov 2017 - 14 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£251
for 2 nights
From
£83
£200
 
 
Winter Holidays
15 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£725
for 3 nights
From
£213
From
£298
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,534
 
 
Low Season
3 Jan 2018 - 29 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£298
for 2 nights
From
£107
£763
£2,216
 
 
Mid Season
30 Mar 2018 - 24 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
£349
for 2 nights
From
£132
From
£192
Fri,Sat
£1,364
£3,064
 
 
Summer Season
25 May 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
2 night minimum stay
£503
for 2 nights
From
£209
From
£298
Fri,Sat
£1,534
£4,091
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£315
for 2 nights
From
£115
£767
£2,216
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £3,839.5
Cleaning £76.79 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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