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Lora's Cottage - 2nd Cottage From the Beach

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Excellent
8 reviews
Cozy Corner
Living room
Beautiful wood stove
Kitchen with all you need and more.
GE 5 burner cooktop with convection oven.
Quality small appliances
A good night\\\'s rest on our memory mattress
Quilts and a romantic headboard
TV,  DVD & Cottage Decor in Bedroom
second bedroom
2nd bedroom, cottage style
Slippers wall art
Cottage style bath
Winter Beach at Lora's
Get your Flip Flops! The beach is this close!
Birds get Cottage Decor, too
Corner seaside garden at Lora\'s
Sunset from Lora's Porch
Across the Street
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Birch Bay, Washington
Only 2 hours North of Seattle and 45 minutes south of Vancouver B.C., Lora's cottage invites with a white picket fence, painted shutters and a covered front porch. Step inside our vintage Lora's Cottage and you'll find warm fir floors & a tiled woodstove along with original art work on the walls and just the right touches of cottage decor. Plenty of lace adorns old fashioned wood windows that let in Birch Bay sunshine and partial views of the bay that's little more than a stone's throw from the cottage. A modern full kitchen boasts everything you'll need, whether fixing snacks & coffee or a full dinner for your sweetie, close friends or small family. We've added a darling tea cupboard Tea and a china tea set for four. Wi-Fi, bring your laptop if you must combine work with vacation.

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About the Owner, Patti & Kelvin B
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 15 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2006
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 16 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
We have 3 cottages and live in one of them. You will see us around during your stay doing minor maintenance and so on. You are welcome to say hi (or not) if you see us and of course if you need something, just let us know.
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Excellent - based on 8 reviews
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1 review
Reviewed 17 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

A friend and I were yearning for a beach getaway...this little cottage filled our needs. It was cute, quaint, clean and cozy..beds very comfy and amenities great..short walk to the beach and all was good. The complimentary cinnamon rolls went great with our morning coffee..very nice! The owner was pleasant and willing to help with anything..we enjoyed our stay even...

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A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 16 November 2016 for a stay in August 2016
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people found this review helpful

We loved Lora's cottage. Perfect place to stay with family & friends. Well stocked kitchen saves you money. Easy to fix meals or grill. The wonderful owner even provides cinnamon rolls. Cottage living area is roomy. Bedrooms are small but one has ample storage closet. Just sit on comfortable porch and watch sunsets. Beach is right across road. You won't...

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Lily T
Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 12 March 2016 for a stay in March 2016
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people found this review helpful

The cottage is clean and well-managed, and the kitchen has a wide array of utensils and appliances. It gets pretty cold there at night, but the heating works very quickly, so as long as you turn it up before you sleep you should be fine. Within a minute of the shore--beautiful sunset views from just outside the cottage. Kelvin and...

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 King
    1 Full
    1 Sofa
Availability
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 2 nights
£140
US$195
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£787
US$1,095
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4 Jan 2018 -
28 Feb 2018
Default
2 nights
£93
US$129
£93
US$129
£463
US$645
£826
US$1,150
1 Mar 2018 -
24 May 2018
Default
2 nights
£107
US$149
£107
US$149
£539
US$750
£930
US$1,295
25 May 2018 -
28 Jun 2018
Default
2 nights
£121
US$169
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£611
US$850
£2,008
US$2,795
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: £359 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Monthly rates vary with occupancy depending on the number of guests. Contact us for quote.

Lodging tax: 10.5%
Deposits: With use of your credit card, no security deposit will be necessary. Credit card will be authorized at time of your stay in leu of deposit. Payment by check, cash or PayPal requires credit card on file or refundable deposit in addition to rental.
July / August - 3 to 4 night minimum stay depending on days of the week.
$50 cancellation fee
Payment Options: Discover, Mastercard, Money Order, PayPal, Personal Check, Visa
Other Fees: One half of total due to hold your reservation

Here's a non - fee you'll enjoy; one half dozen fresh baked cinnamon rolls free and delivered with your stay all year long. We may not be able to deliver on some holidays so we ask for a bit of grace! Discount is built into our weekly rates.
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About the neighbourhood
Our area boasts the safest & warmest tidal waters of the Pacific Northwest as well as the largest sun baked tide flats. Birch Bay has been one of the state's few resort areas for over 100 years. Waterslides, go karts, mini golf & mini train rides are sone of the resort fun close by. Shops & restaurants are within easy walking distance, the beach always at your side. Venture further out from your cottage to the countryside with farms open to the public, small villages with their own themes and festivals. Try Lynden, a true Dutch Treat. And Bellingham's Fairhaven, museums, Mt Baker Theatre and aquarium should keep you busy for a while. Then try whale watching, salmon fishing or kayaking with the most experienced of guides. Then a day trip or two to beautiful Vanco... more
Getting around
Birch Bay is a walkable community. We have had guests stay without having a car and had an enjoyable time.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bellingham International Airport: 25.0 km
Railway: Bellingham: 35.0 km
We provide detailed directions to the cottages along with a map.

For Parking, parking is on the lawn. It has been parked on by our guests for over 10 years and holds up very well. (Everyone is surprised when they see it.)
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 km.
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