Bayside Cottages

Vacation homes on Orcas Island. Family owned and operated since 1981.

What to do on Orcas Island

Orcas has a lot to offer, from the stunning natural environment that brings most visitors, to world-class restaurants, to quirky local culture. Here's a guide to some of our favorites.


Favorite Restaurants, Drinking Spots, and Treats:


Inn at Ship Bay


Hogstone Pizza

Doe Bay Cafe

Westsound Cafe

Orcas Hotel


Deer Harbor Inn


drinking spots (that also have delicious food): 

New Leaf Cafe

Madrona Bar & Grill 

Island Hoppin' Brewery

for treats: 

Kathryn Taylor Chocolates (great lattes!)

Would you rather just curl up with a good book in your cabin with a view? There's always a great find at Darville's Book Store.

Something for the kids? Check out The Funhouse in Eastsound (just a few minutes walking distance from the Wisteria Cottage).