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Birch Bay Get Away

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8124 Birch Bay Dr., Blaine, WA 98230
Birch Bay Get Away
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We come to Birch Bay on business and pleasure. We love it here! The cottages are quaint and feels like our West coast home. David is very accommodating and the price is very affordable. The beds are cozy and the cottages have all the comforts of home.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

On line photos show better than what we found. After our initial reserved thoughts, we found a wonderful and comfortable cottage. We were looking for a place like this to just stop and relax. We've been very busy and just wanted to get away. The beach was clean and peaceful. We are looking to go back again to this little... More 

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Somewhere, WA.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

My partner and I discovered this place a few years back after being discouraged with having to pay almost 3 times the amount you pay at Birch Bay Get A Way. The beach trip we take rarely give you the opportunity to actually see the water or be near it and here you have both opportunities at a deal. I... More 

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Jake N, Guest Relations Manager at Birch Bay Get Away, responded to this review

Dear Paula, Thank You so very much for your continued loyalty to our diamond in the sand as you call it! We take pride in making sure our prices are fair and we'd like think that we give as many folks the opportunity to enjoy our establishment as possible, we are coming from a place of abundance, and that there... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The Birchbay Getaway is our favorite place to stay. It is a great value for the money and is in the most amazing location. My, fiance and i, both have jobs with long hours and lots of demands. We also have a family. This place gives us the opportunity to be reminded of the important things in life.It is such... More 

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Jake N, Owner at Birch Bay Get Away, responded to this review

Dear Ashleigh, You put it very well, the Birch Bay Getaway gives an opportunity to be reminded of the important things in life! We are honored the Birch Bay Getaway is your favorite place to stay! We really try to keep our prices affordable, we realize you have a budget and want you to get the most bang for your... More 

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

My girl-friend and I were looking for someplace to celebrate our anniversary. Found this place on Google Maps and checked it out. It is right on the waterfront. Easy walk or bike ride to restaurants and diners. From the living room you can see the entire bay, watch the birds, kayakers, storm watching. They have 3 ocean view condos, we... More 

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Jake N, Owner at Birch Bay Get Away, responded to this review

Dear EphemeralDiver We are glad to hear the place was spotless and we take pride in giving you the best possible experience we can!. We are happy to hear you found the old-American nautical decor to your liking. Yes this place is great for stormwatching! We also have a few people coming up for the lunar eclipse. Please keep us... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

This place was disgusting, inside and out. We think this place probably had its peak in the 70's - but they definitely haven't updated or cleaned since then! Smells moldy. Carpets were so dirty and stained that they were sticky. Broken tiles in kitchen and bathroom. Comforter on bed was dirty, so I looked for other clean blankets in the... More 

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Jake N, General Manager at Birch Bay Get Away, responded to this review

Dear Danielle Kozlowski, We are sorry that you had a less than pleasurable experience. We have notified housekeeping and maintenance regarding your concerns- yes we are aware of the grout on a couple of the tiles and that is in the process of being corrected. The carpet was professionally cleaned within 2 weeks of your arrival. You are correct, there... More 

Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

"Wow! What a find! This sweet little cottage had everything we needed. I loved the quaint artifacts and statues around the property that made it feel unique and artistic. The kids loved counting the 120 turtles we found. It is indeed a "magical" place. The unit had all the amenities to make it feel like home - even a dishwasher!... More 

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Jake N, Owner at Birch Bay Get Away, responded to this review

Dear Amy, We LOVE kids and families here at the Birch Bay Getaway! Please do tell all your friends about Your Magical Getaway, we want it to feel like your home away from home! We enjoy hearing about the memories you create. As matter of fact, no one ever has counted ALL the turtles and I have a gift cert... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We have just had our 3rd year here and have booked for 2015. We have found the quality to have increased. Since we have been coming here anytime we ask for something Dave is right on it, whether it be a larger pot or some sort of utensil, towels or toilet paper. We have been getting together for over 25... More 

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Jake N, Owner at Birch Bay Get Away, responded to this review

Thank you for making us your choice for your 3rd year, we know you have other options and are looking forward to having you as our guest for the 4th time! Yes, we are constantly striving to make our quality and your experience the the best! Thanks Again! Jake More 

Seattle, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We had a great time at the Birch Bay Get Away last week end. It was nice to be away from the city! Located across the street from the water, we enjoyed a relaxed laid back week- end with beautiful sunsets! Looking forward to going back soon! Cathy & Kevin Seattle

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Jake N, Owner at Birch Bay Get Away, responded to this review

Dear Cathy & Kevin, We are so happy that you had a great time here, and yes the sunsets are out of this world.! Back in the day this was called the Starcrest Resort, next time you come if you ask us to set up our Celestron telescope for some serious stargazing.. See ya soon! Thanks! Jake More 

Coquitlam, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Our family has been enjoying Birch Bay Get Away for over 3 years. We LOVE coming here. The property is about a 10-12 minute drive from the boarder and the location along Birch Bay Drive is excellent, with the beach directly across from the property. The cabins are modest and the environment is relaxing and quite laid back. At times... More 

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Jake N, Owner at Birch Bay Get Away, responded to this review

Dear Jackie, Thanks You for your candid review! We LOVE families and kids and appreciate the fact that your family has been coming here for years! Yes, we have an environment that can be a bit laid back but also try to be as responsive to the needs of our guests as possible, staff resides on the property and if... More 

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