A full featured guest house, this ultra quiet accommodation on the north side of Orcas Island features one of the most incredible views anywhere in the Pacific Northwest. Orcas, the largest of the San Juans, is known as the jewel of the islands is easily accessed by Washington State Ferries or by plane. Watch this slideshow of the cottage, property and views.
Come rest and rejuvenate your soul in this cozy studio cottage tucked high up into the side of Buck Mountain. Soon, you’ll be scheming to stay longer. Be sure to bring your binoculars so you can enjoy the sparkling views of the Salish Sea and catch sight of whales and other marine and bird life. Savor the beauty of the morning sunrise as it washes the snow capped Canadian and U.S. Cascades with colors of purple and gold right from the snuggly comfort of your bed. Enjoy views of Mt. Baker as you drink your morning coffee or tea on the porch or on the sitting bench near by. Or sit by the quiet stream and trickling waterfall under the trees just a few steps away. If it’s winter, warm your toes near the wood stove in the living area or, in summer, read a book on the sunny porch, enjoying a bottle of local wine and cheese or non-alcoholic beverage, if you prefer. The cottage has a fully equipped kitchen with stove, full size refrigerator, microwave, coffee grinder and maker, toaster oven, toaster, and a selection of local herbal teas and coffee. The luxurious king bed with pillow top is appointed with a goose down comforter and ultra soft sheets, while the bath offers fluffy towels. Soak in the silence of the ultra quiet, forested setting with nary a neighbor in sight, except the deer and eagles! Free WiFi. Charming Eastsound, with many delightful restaurant choices and shops, is only a 10 minute drive. Hiking trails and Moran State Park are just as close. Dog friendly.