It’s the biggest of the San Juan Islands, and it’s well-known for its natural beauty and serenity. Indeed, Orcas Island in Washington State will fulfill your fantasy of a vacation in paradise. At Moran State Park, you can hike or go biking through the picturesque forest trails or enjoy swimming in one of its freshwater lakes. Continue to the top of Mount Constitution for an unobstructed view of the sea and surrounding mountains. When you go kayaking, expect to see whales, seals, and many other fascinating marine creatures up-close. Other activities you should try out include bird watching and a visit to the farmers’ market.
The town also won’t disappoint you when it comes to vacation rentals. So if you still don’t know where to stay, then let this list serve as your guide. Here are the top Airbnbs in Orcas Island. These places promise to give you your well-deserved moment of relaxation.
If you’re a solo adventurer planning your next trip to Orcas Island with your dog, make it one to remember by staying in this studio apartment hosted by Vacasa Washington. There is a cozy fire pit, a spacious yard, and rich woods around this property, making it the ultimate solitary retreat. Do note that this rental only comes with a kitchenette, so getting creative with meals is definitely something you’d have to do. With all the peace and time in the world during your stay here, those creative juices will surely start flowing.
Dog-friendly studio w/ kitchenette, WiFi, yard & fire pit!Orcas Island, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewscomfortable quiet space with fenced in yardit was very comfortable and clean and we slept well in the cozy bedthe studio space was clean and comfortable and had all the necessities
Host:friendly and welcoming hosts both 2 legged and four legged added to our experiencesweet place with whimsical art peaceful respectful owner and friendly dogRead more reviewswe enjoyed the location of this staynice little studio very close to the ferrythe house seems like a good location to get away and go off the gridenjoyed location near ferry and nice accomodationsthis is a great place to stay if you want peace and quite
This vacation rental in Orcas Island is just near the heart of Eastsound, and its craftsman style design is sure to give you a home away from home feeling. There are two bedrooms for you to choose from, one is beside the TV area while the other is next to the fully equipped private bathroom. You will also have access to the spacious living room, kitchen, dining area, and porch. As for the hosts, they’re more than happy to provide you with information about where to go and what to do around the area. Some of the town’s most famous shops and restaurants are just walking distance from the property.
Fabulously Central LocationEastsound, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsprivate parking and free wi-fi that works goodour bedroom and bathroom were easily accessible and privatethe room is set up really nice and the bed is sturdy if you like a firm mattressnice room and private bath on the main floor off the kitchenthe room was perfectit is clean comfy and well decoratedvery comfortable bed with clean bedroom and bathroomclean comfortable private etcthe house was super clean and organizedit was convenient clean and comfortable
Host:kari and jim were wonderful hostskari was a wonderful host & made great recommendations to usthey were generous and fabulous hostsvery friendly and knowledgeable hostskari was an excellent hostRead more reviewswonderful location on beautiful orcas islandgreat location and ammentieslocation is super just few minutes walk to main streetthe location is fantastic; very easy walk to everything in townthe location is great for walking around the local stores and restaurants
The property is located in a 7-acre forest (28,328 square meters), making it an ideal place to stay for nature lovers. There are two bedrooms, both of which consist of comfortable queen size beds. Other guests can get a good night’s sleep on the sofa beds in the living room. The two bathrooms are not only clean, but they have the necessary toiletries as well. You will also have access to the laundry room, dining area, and fully equipped kitchen. Outside, you can just sit down and enjoy the lush scenery and the view of the pond.
Dragonfly Pond - Dog-Friendly Retreat - Orcas Isl.Eastsound, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewslisl and joe's place has spacious shared space very comfortable furniture and a well equipped kitchenexcellent living room with plenty of places to sit and good natural lightingthe house was spacious and tidy we appreciated the comfortable beds and view of the lovely pondwifi is super fast and reliable which is a must for methe kitchen was nicely equipped and there is also an outdoor grillclean and comfortableeasy to keep clean on rainy daysit was clean and well kept and we felt comfortable having our dog in the houseit was clean and the beds were very comfortablehomie warm comfortable clean cheerful
Host:the hosts were greatperfect hosts delightful homethe host are very easy to communicate with and keep the home in lovely conditionit was very easy to communicate with the host with all our questions prior to our stayhosts were great and went out of their way for usRead more reviewsgreat location close to townthe location is quite close to town and various attractionslocation is central to many activities and there is good shopping very close in eastsoundcomfortable house in a beautiful locationclose to eastsound for restaurants shopping and adventures beyond
This Orcas Island cabin rental has a lovely modern design, and it’s situated on top of Buck Mountain. Outside, you can go for a walk through the forest or relax in the wood-fired hot tub. There’s a huge chance of you spotting a few eagles and deer. At the deck, there’s a dining table where you can enjoy not only your meals but also views of the stunning Puget Sound. The first bedroom has a king-size bed while the other one contains a full size. Fold-out mattresses are available for the kids. The living room is also a good spot to unwind thanks to its high ceilings and comfortable couches. As for the kitchen, it’s newly renovated and has all the necessary appliances. You will have a private bathroom as well.
Tranquil Orcas Island RetreatEastsound, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsminimal furnishings that are cozy and comfortablewe loved all of the kitchen amenitiesgreat natural light well stocked kitchenamazing view stylish cabin and fully-equipped with everything you need for a comfortable and relaxing stayalso there is not wifi but there is excellent serviceit was super clean and well organizedclean bright airy comfortablesecluded trendy clean & brightthe cabin is clean and beautiful and tastefully decoratedthe house was cozy clean and beautiful
Host:our host made sure every detail was communicated and taken care ofgreat hosts and a beautiful homechristian and trina are great hosts and answer any questions almost instantlytrina was wonderful throughout very responsive and helpfuland as they note the road can be steep but it is good and the signage is helpfulRead more reviewsthis is an amazing locationwonderful house and locationgreat location - close to town & the state parknice and close to town and moran state parkthis is a beautiful place in a stunning location
Despite its central location, the house still promises a relaxing atmosphere all throughout your stay. Outside, you can unwind in the private deck and admire the lush garden or use the fireplace at night. Inside, expect a peaceful sleep on the comfortable queen size bed of the spacious bedroom. If there are two more guests, they can use the living room sofa, which can be converted to a full size bed. Apart from a bathtub and handheld shower, the bathroom also has all the essential toiletries. You can refresh yourself on the outdoor shower area as well. The property is just 1.5 miles (2.41 kilometers) from the center of Eastsound Village, and the neighborhood is surrounded by beautiful trees.
Harper House Orcas Island - EV (PPROV0-13-0025)Eastsound, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsi loved the huge tub and the outdoor shower the private deck and the amazingly comfortable bedit was comfortable clean and had coffee tea creamer yogurts and homemade granola all providedvery comfortable and great amenities and a good locationthe bed was super comfortable and the huge soaker bath was a treati also recommend showering outside to enjoy the mornings in orcaseverything was clean and comfortableharper house is very cozy and very clean and comfortablethe suite of rooms is beautiful comfortable extremely clean and the outdoor shower was a terrific bonuswhaa the room was comfortable clean and well equippedthe house itself is comfortable and clean with a warm and rustic feel
Host:the hosts were wonderfulsuzanne is a wonderful hostsuzanne and john were great hostsvery kind people and even gave us home smoked fishsuzanne and john are great hosts and made us feel at homeRead more reviewsthe location is excellent and very close to townabsolutely perfect location for useasy check in great locationwonderful location and very cozy living spacelocation is great as it is about 5 min drive away from eastsound the main town centre
This waterfront cottage dates back to the 1940’s, and its original features are maintained. At the front porch, you can dine or just relax while marveling at the sunset. It’s also a good spot to watch boats moving along the tranquil water. Inside, there’s a bedroom with a king size bed, sun porch with two single beds, dining area, spacious living room with fireplace, fully equipped kitchen, and bathroom with complete toiletries. Almost every part of the cottage offers panoramic views of the Shaw, Bell, Pole, and Crane Islands.
1940’s Orcas Waterfront CottageEastsound, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsvery comfortable and quaint cottage fully equippedyou can expect a cozy and enjoyable time at the cottagethe bed in the bedroom was very comfortable plush and warmthis cozy cottage makes you feel like you're part of the familythe house and as warm cozy and well stocked for guestclean and well stockedclean comfortable well stocked great communication everything you could hope forthe place is clean and the kitchen is well stockedcheck-in was easy and the cabin was clean and fully stockedthe cottage was spotlessly clean and comfortable with everything you could possibly need for your stay
Host:owners were extremely kind and friendlycaitlin is an amazing host and we just adore their cabinyou can see canada from there everybody on the island is very friendly and helpfulwonderful hosts with quick communication we’ll be coming back for sureand caitlin is a great host- all communication with her was to the point and fastRead more reviewsa wonderful place in an outstanding locationbeautiful very private locationbeautiful house in a beautiful locationthe location is easy to get toit's a very unique and special location
This cedar bungalow is just 15 minutes away from Eastsound and 30 minutes away from the ferry terminal. Thanks to its hilltop location, you can expect stunning ocean views from the deck. The deck is an ideal spot for barbecues and boat watching as well. Inside, there’s a living room with a flat-screen television and comfortable queen size sofa sleeper. It also contains a wood stove to keep you and your family or friends warm. The bathroom is clean and consists of all the necessary toiletries. As for the kitchenette, it has everything you need to prepare to delightful meals. The bedroom upstairs has king and queen size beds and another flat-screen television. DVDs, books, and games are provided to add more fun moments to your stay.
Two story cedar home with incredible oceanview.Olga, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsbeds were amazingly comfortable view was unreal and coziness factor highamazing views and a cozy spotamazing views cozy space would love to stay againthe house is incredible; beautiful views and a very cozy placeso many thoughtful touches fantastic view super quiet and comfortablethe space is clean and comfortablethe house is clean and comfortablespace was lovely and cleaneverything was very clean & the kitchen had enough basics for simple mealsit was clean and the outdoor seating has been upgraded from the posted pictures was very comfortable
Host:mike was such a gracious host and answered any questions that we hadhosts are responsive and accommodatingthe hosts are kind & we enjoyed our conversations with them bothmike & lisa are fabulous hostsmike and lisa were great hostsRead more reviewsthe location is perfectan amazing house in an amazing locationit’s a beautiful place and great locationthere is a beautiful art gallery and delicious breakfast place very close bya perfect place to reset and relax
This Orcas Island cottage rental is only walking distance from the ferry terminal, and it has a deck where you can sit back and marvel at the view of the sea. The area’s serene atmosphere is guaranteed to reinvigorate you. Inside, there’s a cozy double bed, sofa chair, TV with Dish Network, coffee and tea maker, refrigerator, microwave, and bathroom with complete toiletries. Card and board games are also available, making your stay even more fun. No need to worry about going online because WiFi is free of charge.
Serenity Overlook CottageOrcas, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsthe view was so much better than tvcozy cottage with a beautiful view to the waterthe cottage was a perfect little cozy getaway from the city with an awesome viewcomfort plus relaxation equals this cozy cottage never mind the spectacular viewi don't know what the channel selection is like we never turned on the tvrebecca was super helpful and very friendly and the place was cozy clean and comfortable
Host:great host and amazing spotrebecca is a great hostrebecca is such a gracious hostbest airbnb host evereverything was great the super host status is well deservedRead more reviewsbeautiful location and convenientgreat space located an easy walk up from the ferrylocation wise we were grateful to be so close to the ferry and shopsorcas landing is a wonderful locationright next to the ferry terminal two bars a grocery store and gift shop all within walking distance
Those looking to explore not just Orcas Island but also the nearby islands of San Juan County must definitely consider staying in this studio cottage close to the ferry terminal. While it can accommodate an adventurous group of four, couples who wish to go island-hopping are welcome as well. The home features a king-size bed, a pull-out couch, and a spacious deck overlooking the waters. All the quirky shops, restaurants, and grocery stores are within walking distance of this homey property.
Sarah Jane's CottageEastsound, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsa very cozy cabin with amazing views and a beautiful deckcomfortable spot with a lovely viewworth the view and the bed is very comfortablewatching the ferries come and go while laying on the amazingly comfortable bed is blissthe bed was so comfortable and the view was unbeatableeverything was spotlessly clean and in ordersuper clean place exactly as describedlovely clean and homey cottagethe place was vey cleanamazing clean and quaint with a very comfortable bed
Host:the host is very responsivebecca had quick and thoughtful responses and is probably the best host i’ve ever had on airbnbshe is a great host and was very responsivehost communicated really well and was helpfulrebecca was an amazing host very quick to respond back with any info and suggestionsRead more reviewsthe location is fantasticsuper convenient location and a great bedgreat location right off the ferryfantastic place in a fantastic locationvery close to the ferry dock and the stores and cafe nearby which was super convenient
1.5 miles (2.41 kilometers) from Eastsound town center is a house that will give you absolute relaxation. It consists of a flat-screen television, kitchenette, cedar closet, small table with two chairs, private bathroom with toiletries, and cozy queen size bed. Outside is a private deck where you can just sit down and admire the view of the amazing Sucia and Patos Islands. At night, you will surely enjoy the lights of Vancouver and Tsawwassen. There’s also free WiFi and an area to park your vehicle.
Guest Room w/ Private Bath & DeckEastsound, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewsour room was charming with amazing views and the coffee was fabulousroom decor is fantastic with beautiful lamps and a large screen tvwe had great weather & found the deck chairs most comfortable for readingthe place is quiet cozy and relaxing and offers some spectacular viewsthe guest house is so comfortable and cozy with spectacular viewsvery clean and lots of spacethe space was clean and very charmingthe room is clean warm and cozytheir place was clean comfortable well-stocked and peaceful
Host:great accommodations and a great host :) very communicativevicki greeted us with open friendly enthusiasm when we arrivedvicki is a wonderful hostvicki was a wonderful host—very responsive and accommodatingvicki and dan were great hostsRead more reviewsthe location is also greatcute location for a getaway on the islandthe room and location are wonderfulthis bnb is in a beautiful location and is comfortable and well equippedwatching the sunset from the porch over the water was amazing very convenient location
It’s a mobile Orcas Island home rental with a modern cottage look, and it’s located in a picturesque orchard. Inside are two bedrooms, one of which has a single bed while the other has a double size. The living room has a comfortable couch and a fireplace to keep you warm as you unwind. Outside, you can sit on the porch or go for a relaxing stroll. The lush scenery is guaranteed to be mesmerizing. You will also have the access to the fully equipped kitchen and bathroom. The property is just 7 miles (11 kilometers) from the center of Eastsound and 3 miles (5 kilometers) from the ferry terminal.
The Orchard Cottage on Orcas IslandEastsound, Washington, United States
Top guest reviewswe had a lovely time in the cozy orchard cottagethe cottage is cozy and decorated very cuteorchard cottage is close to the ferry with comfortable beds and a well-equipped kitchena comfortable secluded cottage yet central to the ferry and the island sightsgreat bed set up cable tv and a great plot of land i would love to returnthe apartment itself is clean modern cozy and very tastefulcozy clean and picturesque with fresh produce literally at-hand we could not have been happier
Host:bob & kandis were wonderful hostswonderful hosts and lovely homethe hosts were very welcomingbob and kandis were wonderful hostsbob and kandis are wonderful hostsRead more reviewsperfect central location for exploring the whole islandthe location is gorgeous with nice areas to explore right on their propertythe cottage is in a great location close to the ferry eastsound and deer harborwe really liked the place
Located in Crow Valley Road, this gorgeous farm house offers a peaceful retreat. It contains a comfortable queen size bed, vintage sofa, closet, mini fridge, kitchenette, electric fireplace, and bathroom with toiletries. On the patio, you can have a cup of coffee while enjoying the lush surroundings and tranquil vibes. You can also go for a walk to see the colorful flowers up-close. The property is 7 minutes away from the center of Eastsound and the ferry terminal.
Orcas Island Charming Farm StayEastsound, Washington, United States
Relax and have a marvelous time in Orcas Island
Apart from the natural attractions, the island is also famous for its vibrant art scene. Don’t forget to visit Crow Valley and Orcas Island Artworks to see paintings, sculptures, potteries, and other masterpieces from renowned local artists.
With a wide variety of accommodation options, there’s no need for you to do further research online. Just choose one and start falling in love with Orcas Island now.
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