About the neighborhood
Orcas Island is one of the most popular destinations in the San Juan Island chain located NW Washington State, USA.
This beautiful island has something for everyone. It is a mix of arts, culture and history as well as an abundance of natural beauty - lush forests, glasslike lakes, bucolic valleys. Hike, bike or rent a kayak and paddle along its shores where the trees meet the water's edge; visit the charming villages all with their own character and sample the quality of our restaurants, boutiques and art galleries. At All dream Cottages, you may, if you choose, sit still and drink in the beauty of the surrounding property and views all while seeing various marine life (seal, otter, dolphins and occasional Orca whale), sea birds (gull,
Orcas Island is 57 square miles BIG; It is the largest island in the San Juan Island chain in NW Washington. Because of its shape, it also has the most waterfront. In order to appreciate all that it offers, we recommend guests have a car. Most guests rent a car and drive it onto the ferry; for those walking on, rental cars are available on island. Foot traffic inter-island is free so that guests can explore the other islands cruising on the ferries. Guests have also brought bicycles and kayaks (both are also available to rent on island) to explore the nooks and hamlets as well as the surrounding sea.