Friday Harbor: Vacation Rental
- 3 BDR
- 3 BA
- Sleeps 6
This spacious home enjoys magnificent territorial and water views. Private and serene, yet only two miles from the town of Friday Harbor. Perfect for extended stays, two couples, or families. Just listed for 2015 rentals!. YOU’LL SHARE THE LOFTY PERSPECTIVE OF A SOARING EAGLE WHEN YOU STAY IN THIS SPACIOUS RENTAL ON SAN JUAN ISLAND.
This comfortable residence offers a 180 degree bird’s-eye view of wooded hillsides, northern waterways, neighboring San Juan Islands, and a location that can’t be beat. This 3 acre property is at the end of a lane, overlooking a panorama of forest and sea. The home is sited upon a knoll, bordered by multiple covered decks that beckon you to come outside, relax, and enjoy the view. You’ll feel remote and serene as you gaze upon the natural splendor, yet, because central Friday Harbor is only two miles distant, you’ll find the convenience of shops, restaurants, ferry landing, and numerous town activities within close proximity as well.
The residence has a hint of Adirondack lodge, featuring warm woods, generous room dimensions, and expansive public spaces. It’s equipped beyond most standards of “vacation rental,” with amenities that include quality furnishings and housewares, plush seating, and custom decor. The flexible and separated spaces make this a home that will appeal to families and couples alike.
On the main level, the living room is elevated by a vaulted ceiling and there is plenty of seating focused toward the view, a wood burning fireplace, and an entertainment center that includes Apple TV so that you can download the latest movies and tv programs. The semi-formal dining room is adjacent, separated from the kitchen by a bar with seating. The kitchen, with a six burner gas cooktop and marble counters, is a grand space that welcomes all to assist in meal preparation. There is also a large laundry room beyond the kitchen.
Two bedrooms are on the main level – one is a full master suite, offering a queen bed, DVD/VCR, and en-suite bathroom with separate stall shower and jetted tub. The second bedroom offers a set of bunks, VCR, and is serviced by a bathroom with shower that is located just across the hall. An office with a desk is also on the main level. Upstairs, there is a large second master bedroom with queen bed, complete with a seating area, deck, and en-suite bath with shower. In addition, there is an expansive loft that opens to the living room. This area contains a desk, game table, and children’s furniture, as well as two twin beds around a corner.
This home is rented on a monthly basis so it’s a perfect choice for those who wish to share a stay with other family members, come and go frequently from the mainland, or simply try on the island lifestyle for an extended period. For those needing moorage, a buoy adjacent to the Port of Friday Harbor may be available upon request.The home cannot be booked on line, so please call the office for additional information.
Please note that the entertainment system is sophisticated and designed for watching movies. Cable coverage may be acquired as an option if you are staying for multiple months. Verizon cell coverage is good but reception may be limited through other mobile providers. Also note that there is a significant drop-off at the edge of the ridge areas below the decks – vigilance will be required when renting with a dog or small children.