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Grayson, Georgia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were extremely impressed with our stay. The cottage was clean, comfortable, and quiet. The hospitality of the employees went above and beyond what we expected and was very refreshing to see. The view of the water from our room was stunning. I would recommend The Salish Seaside Escapes to anyone who would like to get away from the busyness...

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New Braunfels, Texas
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I am a New Jersey lawyer who aspired to have a temporary vacation escape from the winter climate of my hometown and the hectic pace of my litigation practice. My wife and I both wanted to have a vacation experience somewhere that was both beautiful and memorable. We chose The Salish Seaside Escapes, making a reservation at the Screech Owl...

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Rochester, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent three nights in a lovely rustic cottage--the Eagle's Nest; which is an ideal location for a couple to get away to. It is "rustic like" due to the knotty pine wood throughout the cottage, but you have a beautiful shower, internet access and satellite TV; so you are not totally cut off from civilization. There is a kitchenette...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a wonderful place to spend our 35th anniversary! Very eclectic and homey atmosphere. Not like a typical cabin retreat by any means! Felt like we were in a home full of unique furnishings and wonderful reading material not like anything we've seen. Each cottage has a unique feel and though ours was not on the waterfront we did...

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SeaTac, Washington
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We stayed there for a weekend. Beyond the price being extremely reasonable the cabins are just fantastic. They remind me of fairy tale cabins in the woods. They were clean, comfortable and everything was provided including firewood, spices and a full compliment of dishes. They are extremely dog friendly and just overall wonderful hosts. There are sauna's, hot tubs and...

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Bellingham, Washington
Reviewed 13 January 2017

I recently had the pleasure of staying at the Salish on Orcas Island. I think it was my 4th trip and each time seems better than the last. The owners are so friendly and welcoming! They work hard to make it a memorable experience for each of their guests. This time we stayed in Orca Watch, which is an adorable...

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Reviewed 17 December 2016

We chose The Salish Seaside Escapes to celebrate our 20th Anniversary, and loved our time here. From the moment we arrived, until we checked out, we felt not only relaxed and refreshed, but surprised by the whimsical and beautiful atmosphere. It is as if we stepped into a fairy tale book for a few days. (And I didn't want to...

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Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Booked the Screech Owl Swoop through a Living Social deal. It was the lowest priced cottage so I wasn't expecting much more than a basic, peaceful studio space on Orcas Island. On arrival (after dark) the host, Ray, graciously showed me to my room above his residence. He opened the door and I was stunned. The Screech Owl Swoop was...

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Cedar Park, Texas
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We arrived late on a Thursday night and were booked in Heron Cove. We found the place with no issues with the help of Google Maps (for future reference, look for the fire hydrant)! We easily checked in by calling the property managers, who were just lovely! The airline had lost my husband's luggage so they helped us out by...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We arrived at the Salish Seaside Escapes having fled an eastern heat wave and once there had the joy of sleeping with the doors wide open as cool Pacific breezes soon had us convinced we were in another world, and we were. There is a large flat screen TV with many channels to surf and a great sound system as...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Salish offers six standalone artisanal cottages on the North Shore of Orcas Island. Escape to beautiful Eastsound and enjoy beach access from the privacy of your own cottage. Cottages are uniquely furnished to inspire luxury and seclusion during your Orcas Island getaway. You'll enjoy the rich and cozy furnishings, private hot tubs, full kitchens and onsite sauna. The Salish gladly accepts pets who are welcomed with the same warmth and level of service as our two-legged guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Salish Seaside Escapes

Address: 327 Sunset Ave, Eastsound, Orcas Island, WA 98245-9646 (Formerly North Shore Cottages)
Region: United States > Washington > San Juan Islands > Orcas Island > Eastsound
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
The Salish Seaside Escapes Orcas Island/Eastsound
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