A sense of place. . .

Our newest Water’s Edge Suites at Outlook Inn transport guests with a sense of place so powerful you can’t help but feel revived and inspired, the moment you enter. These exclusive 375 sq. ft. (35 sqm)—500 sq. ft (44 sqm) modern luxurious rooms are located on Orcas Island and are the closest luxury suites to the water’s edge in the San Juan Islands. Each suite has stunning views of Fishing Bay and beach access.

Book one of our new Water's Edge waterfront suites or our Bay View suites for a stay after September 1st, 2019 and save $75 off a 2-night stay with the code FALL.*

* New reservations only. May not be combined with other offers. Minimum 2-night stay.

Room photographs courtesy of Ilias Schneider

Thoughtful Design Details

Designed by award-winning architect Chris Rost of Studio 29, our five exclusive Water’s Edge suites were created with architectural details like floor-to-ceiling windows.

Interior designer Kirsten Dumo created a sophisticated neutral palette for wall coverings and countertops that does not compete with the stunning natural surroundings, including thoughtful interior design details to make your stay as comfortable and memorable as possible. Every suite includes a 100 sq. ft balcony overlooking Fishing Bay and Indian Island, a King-size bed, sitting area, wet bar, electric fireplace, and heated bathroom floors. Each room is also enhanced with original fine art oil paintings and ceramics made exclusively for Water’s Edge, fine linens, beverage coolers, plus the amenities below.


  • Easy Beach Access

  • Heated bathroom floors

  • His and Her bathroom sinks (large suites only)

  • Desk area + sitting area

  • Queen Sleeper Sofa (large suites only)

  • Organic Bath amenities + Robes

  • Hair dryer

  • Irons + ironing board

  • 100 sq. foot balconies w/ water views

  • Central A/C & Heat

  • Free-Standing Soaker Tubs (large suites only)

  • Smart Flat Screen TVs with Cable

  • Electric fireplaces

  • Beverage coolers

  • Complimentary wi-fi

  • Nespresso Vertuo Coffeemakers

No-Fuss Cancellation Policy

Please note that Outlook Inn and most accommodations on Orcas Island and Friday Harbor sell out in the summer. It’s a great idea to book your rooms asap. For your convenience, we have a no-fuss cancellation policy: If you cancel 7 or more days prior to your check-in date there is no penalty. 

Call (360) 376-2200 to reserve a room or ask a question. We’d love to help you.

In the Heart of Eastsound

Water’s Edge suites are located across from historic Outlook Inn, in the heart of Eastsound Village, with plenty to walk to in under five minutes. We are less than a block from charming Darvill’s bookstore, seaside restaurants with farm-to-table cuisine and James Beard-nominated chefs, plus artist studios, kayak rentals, boutiques, and some of the best coffee around. Hiking at Mount Constitution and Cascade waterfall, horseback riding, and SUP paddle-boarding at Cascade Lake are a mere four miles from Outlook Inn.

Retreats reimagined

The Water’s Edge event space [500 sq. ft/44 sq. meters] and outdoor waterfront lawn provide stunning views and the perfect place to hold a small reception for weddings, and business or wellness retreats. Farm-to-table and Tide-To-Table cuisine and house-infused beverages provided by New Leaf Cafe. Sunsets and water views provided courtesy of Mother Nature. Call (360) 376-2200 for more information.


Travel Articles on Orcas Island + Outlook

Read the recent NY Times article that lists Orcas Island (and Outlook Inn) as one of the 52 places readers must visit. Or, for a down-home look at Orcas Island, read the recent article in Conde Nast’s Traveler magazine.


Orcas Island Videos

Visit a round-up of our favorite travel videos about Orcas Island.