About this listing
This 2400sq ft 4.5 bedroom house overlooks the straights of Juan De Fuca and Olympic mountains. Orca can be seen from the kitchen window blowing off the west side of San Juan Island. 2.5 acres gives you quiet privacy for your family. 8 is our limit
Kanaka Bay House sleeps up to 8 people and is located on 2.5 very private and quiet acres.There is a fully equipped kitchen, a dining room table that seats 8 and living room seating 8. The house comes with a master queen bed suite with private bath and two person soaking tub, a second bedroom with a queen, a sunroom/kids room with a queen and two singles and another queen bedroom. There are 2.5 baths and full laundry room.. The garage holds two undercover parking spots and there is a lovely fire pit for evening marshmellow roasts.If you choose to BBQ it is on the back porch. The house is built in the upside down fashion with the bedrooms on the ground level and living area on the top floor. This gives a "tree house" effect to the upper floor having a 180 degree view of the Straits of Juan De Fuca and Olympic mountains. THE HOBBIT ROOM. Under the stairs is a Hobbit room which is a favorite with the children. It has shelves with books and toys and two mattresses and a big people door and little people door at the other end.This is not a sleeping area as there is no egress window.
The 2.5 acres and all buildings
Interaction with guests
Usually you are on your own unless you need something. We would love to help you plan your stay!
Kanaka Bay neighbor hood is surrounded by ocean on one side and False Bay Marine preserve on the other. Wild life abounds including, Heron, hummingbirds, foxes, racoons, crows, deer,eagles and a nest to look at through your binoculars. It is so quiet you can hear the tide running.
Other things to note
I do have a contract that guests will need to sign and return,. We will never book more than 8 and watch this very closely
the property around the house is private so please respect that. quiet time 10:00. Never can more than 10 people be on the property or risk eviction
Our Family has lived on the island for 40 years. Eric is a contractor and built this beautiful home in Northwest craftmanship at its best. We both work and love San Juan Island as a place to raise our 4 children and the incredible beauty that surrounds us at every turn. Po works for the school district to have summers off with the children.We have another home on San Juan and one on Johns Island so spend our summers fishing and boating about and pretending we're tourists. We look forward to meeting you!!