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Leonard Sweet

Member since: 2015
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Beautiful Artisan Cottages By the Sea with Hot Tubs, Fireplaces, & More for 2-8

Bedrooms Studio
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Photos and Description of this Eastsound holiday cottage

Six unique ocean front upscale cottages with amenities and signature coffee

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Eagle's Nest Cottage: a one-bedroom love-nest on the water with private hot tub

Orca Watch Cottage: a "ship's cabin" cottage complete with port holes, ship's bed, and hot tub for 2

Heron Cove Cottage: designed and built by renowned architect James Hubble, this is a little "castle" by the sea with two-stories and private hot tub for 2

Seal Point: this 3 bedroom, 2-story home on the water features large kitchen and bright deck with hot tub

Salmon Shoal: this 3-bedroom secluded home on the water features lots of space, large deck, and hot tub.

All cottages have wireless internet, direct TV, fireplaces, grills, decks, and hot tubs. A garden, sauna, and walking trails on the property are open to all guests.

Cottages are decorated in gorgeous antiques with great amenities.

  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Leonard Sweet (Owner)
Member since: 2015
Call Owner
Speaks english

About Leonard Sweet

Owners Leonard Sweet and Karen Elizabeth Ronnie have built The Salish Seaside Escapes to be a unique destination getaway that you'll never forget. Leonard has personally collected the antiques that decorate the cottages. Several buildings were designed and built by renowned architect James Hubble and Heron Cove was featured for its art and beauty. Each cottage has a story and a representative animal. And they are filled with art, books, and interesting collections. They hope you'll enjoy this property and the cottages as much as they do.

Leonard Sweet purchased this cottage in 1984

Why Leonard Sweet chose Orcas Island

Orcas Island is like being in a "land before time." You almost expect a brontosaurus to peek around the corner of a nearby fern. The Salish Seaside Escapes' cottages are designed uniquely to fit right into the natural landscape. The fresh air, blue water and skies, the sunny days in this little "banana belt" of the San Juan Islands will lure you back again and again. There's a peace and calm to the island, and the owner hides away to write his more than 60 books right here at The Salish. The island is magical. We know you'll think so too.

What makes this cottage unique

At the Salish Seaside Escapes, you'll have all of the comforts of home, along with upscale, luxury amenities. Fully stocked kitchens, our signature local dark bean coffee (free in every cottage), our hot tubs, and decks allow you to take in the smells of the forest, and interact with the many variations of wildlife you'll find on the island. Watch Eagle's soar and encounter a deer on the path. Walk by the water and see otters sunning on the rocks. Pick blackberries and plums, spend time in the gardens. Or take time to enjoy the many island activities nearby, such as kayaking, Mt. Constitution, biking, trails, and the little shops and restaurants of nearby Eastbound. Orcas Island is a special place. And The Salish Seaside Escapes is the best of the north shore.



Nearest Airport
1 Miles
Eastsound Orcas Airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Orcas Island
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Orcas Golf
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Out your front door
Car: necessary



Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in Eastsound, Washington

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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 11.0%

We have a $150 cleaning fee for more than 8 people.
Pets are welcome and receive a gift upon check in.
Check in is at 3 pm. Check out at 11 am.
We have a two-week cancellation policy.
We have 6 vacation homes.
All rental homes have hot tubs, wireless internet, direct TV, fireplaces, and decks with grills. 5 are water front, 1 water view.
Sauna, garden, and pathways on the property for all guests.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Eastsound, Washington

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure , All cottages have full bathrooms.
  • Each 2 person cottage has one bathroom. Salmon Shoal has one bathroom on each level. Seal Point has three bathrooms (two on lower level)
  • Studio, Sleeps 8
  • The Salish Seaside Escapes has 6 rental cottages. Eagle's Nest: 1 bedroom Heron Cove, Orca Watch, Screech Owl Swoop: 1 bedroom and sofa sleeper in living room Salmon Shoal: 2 bedrooms upstairs; 1 bedroom w/bath downstairs plus sleeper sofa in living room Seal Point: 3 bedrooms (4 beds) plus sleeper sofa in living room
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • pets considered ...
  • smoking allowed ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking

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