In a harried world, it can be hard to find breathing room for the spirit. Our tranquil Northwest setting offers respite from the trappings of modern life, a chance to explore and grow, while creating something of meaning. In addition to year-round luxury B & B accommodations in beautiful Anacortes, Washington, we offer immersive painting retreats, interesting local tours, engaging activities, and fun social events that engage and delight the senses. With mindful emphasis on health and wellbeing, we are the area's only Artist Retreat themed Bed and Breakfast overlooking scenic Similk Bay, and cater to creative people from all walks of life. Our quiet retreat combines your love of exploration, artful pursuits and learning with a more traditional vacation. You will love our onsite art studios and surrounding grounds, designed for hobbies and outdoor activities, not just rest and relaxation. Guests can play in our art studios and music room, delve deep into our private library, and study and groom orchids and other flora in the atrium. Outdoors you'll find lush ornamental and fruit gardens, rich in wildlife and local fauna; exploring our private beach is an unrivaled treat! Your hostess is a professional fine artist whose private gallery guests can peruse. Each room is lavishly decorated with original artwork and sensory indulgences of all kinds - we proudly serve healthy organic and locally-sourced foods. Short-term and longer term lodging options available - see how inventive we can be about spoiling you with an unforgettable time.