Perched on the west-facing bank between Freeland and Greenbank, this cozy cottage occupies one of the most extraordinary locations on Whidbey Island. Offering sweeping 180-degree views of the Sound and Olympics, there's also a private stairway (rebuilt in 2020) leading to over 4 miles of sandy walking beach. This cottage is a dream retreat for couples, families, and artists seeking inspiration and tranquility.
Nestled within a bald eagle reserve and adjacent to protected tidal lagoons, the you'll enjoy both seclusion and abundant wildlife viewing opportunities. Lovingly and meticulously restored in 2000, this historic gem boasts a real wood-burning stove, oak flooring, modern appliances, TV, washer/dryer, and a delightful assortment of games, books, and puzzles. It's worth noting that the loft room with twin beds can be accessed via a ladder staircase.
Witness breathtaking sunsets, gather around campfires on the beach, and embark on hikes through the nearby old-growth forest in South Whidbey State Park. For those who love fishing, try your luck with outstanding salmon catches right from the beach. If relaxation is your aim, find solace on a private perch, where you can enjoy a captivating book while keeping an eye on the passing ships.
When you're not immersing yourself in the outdoor activities and breathtaking views, indulge in the interior artwork of Bart Rulon, a celebrated local artist and naturalist. His paintings and photographs grace the walls, adding a touch of charm to your stay.
Embrace the enchantment of Whidbey Island and create lasting memories in this captivating retreat.
AvantStay provides an upscale experience with services that elevate your stay and save time so you can enjoy every moment. Guests have access to a 24/7 support team and a tech-enabled concierge to book services, such as fridge stocking, mid-stay cleanings, and private chefs. For anything you need (or never knew you needed), we're at your service!
Discover the allure of Whidbey Island, where tranquility meets captivating landscapes. Embraced by the Puget Sound, this paradise invites group travelers to unwind on sandy shores and explore nature's wonders. Quaint villages add to the island's charm, each with a unique character. And when it's time for adventure, outdoor enthusiasts can embark on adventures from Deception Pass to Ebey's Landing.
Local Attractions: Coupeville, Greenbank, Langley, Fort Casey State Park, Ebey's Landing National Historical Reserve, Whidbey Island Distillery, Deception Pass State Park and Deception Pass Bridge, Fort Ebey State Park, Admiralty Head Lighthouse, Oak Harbor
•Due to our septic system, infants are included in max. occupancy.
Parking is available in front of the red garage.
Accidental Damage Protection: A non-refundable accidental damage protection plan has been included in the price of your reservation. Under this plan, you will not be held responsible to pay for accidental damage or loss to the rental property resulting from you or others in your party up to $2000. This plan does not cover intentional acts of a guest, gross negligence, or willful and wanton conduct, and/or damages caused by pets. This plan is not available for reservations 28 days or longer or reservations that require a security deposit.
All bookings over 28 days require a security deposit to be charged after booking.