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Chuckanut Pond Cottage - Pristine and Private

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studio
1 bathroom
2 guests
2 nights minimum
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Only four miles from Bellingham, down picturesque Chuckanut Drive, the Pond Cottage provides seclusion and comfort with territorial view of pond, waterfall, ancient forest and mountain vistas. The property borders the InterUrban trail that stretches two miles to the South to the beaches of Larrabee State Park as well as four miles to the North to Fairhaven in South Bellingham. To the east is hundreds of square miles of hiking and biking trails on Chuckanut Mountain with vistas that stretch from Canada to the North, the San Juan islands to the West, Mount Baker and the Cascades to the East and South to the Olympic Mountains. The small, well appointed cottage consists of one large room with queen bed, sofa and dining area as well as separate kitchen (sink, refrigerator, induction singl...Only four miles from Bellingham, down picturesque Chuckanut Drive, the Pond Cottage provides seclusion and comfort with territorial view of pond, waterfall, ancient forest and mountain vistas. The property borders the InterUrban trail that stretches two miles to the South to the beaches of Larrabee State Park as well as four miles to the North to Fairhaven in South Bellingham. To the east is hundreds of square miles of hiking and biking trails on Chuckanut Mountain with vistas that stretch from Canada to the North, the San Juan islands to the West, Mount Baker and the Cascades to the East and South to the Olympic Mountains. The small, well appointed cottage consists of one large room with queen bed, sofa and dining area as well as separate kitchen (sink, refrigerator, induction single burner cooktop and microwave) and bathroom. Original artwork on the walls from well known local artist. High Speed Broadband Wireless throughout property. Adjacent to the cottage is a pasture with two miniature donkeys and three chickens. The pond is stocked with fish. Lovely manicured lawn and gardens offer natural beauty in every season. Ideal for active single or couple who enjoy hiking, biking, kayaking out the front door. 10 minute drive to Bellingham. 30 minute bike ride to town. 2 Bikes available upon request. 'Staying here has been the highlight of our trip. Waking up in such a beautiful place each day made everything else in Bellingham seem to glow as well. Debbie and Harvey were extremely gracious hosts and shared with us great places to hike and to eat. Thank you for sharing your little piece of paradise.' B.F., Indianapolis, IN 'Spectacular and serene. Fresh crab, salmon, oysters raspberries, blueberries. All the best of the Northwest. Wonderful visit to the Pond Cottage. Looking forward to returning soon.' CS, Berkeley, CAMore
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Harvey S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:October 2013
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

The setting was beautiful, loved the donkeys, the pond, the cottage and the proximity to the trail. Not to mention a gorgeous waterfall out our back door! Getting to know the quaint little town of Fairhaven was a lovely surprise. We really appreciated our friendly...More

Date of stay: February 2018
1  Thank Nettie D
Reviewed 20 August 2017

It has been a few months since I visited, but I felt it was very necessary to write how much I enjoyed it. Thanks to Harvey and his family, donkeys and their cat, Masa, who loved to keep me company. Bellingham is a place that...More

Date of stay: November 2016
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Reviewed 31 July 2016

Loved The Pond Cottage so much 2 years ago we had to come back again.....and this time for a whole week!

Date of stay: July 2016
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harveystone, VR Owner at Chuckanut Pond Cottage - Pristine and Private, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2016

Thanks for being our guests once again and so glad you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to hosting you the next time you make it to Bellingham.

Reviewed 24 June 2015

My husband and I are always searching for places that feel secluded and quiet...Pond Cottage was exactly what we were looking for! Both Harvey and Debbie were so warm and welcoming, and the animals were a pleasure. We had our older dog with us and...More

Date of stay: June 2015
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Date of stay: November 2014
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
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