You lead a busy life, one full of responsibilities, laced with opportunities, pressed by deadlines and commitments.

You want to find some time…Time for yourself, time with those you love.

In Nature, surrounded by beauty and resting deeply into the comforts of home.

There is a longing to pause, to breathe deeply and become reflective,

to have the spaciousness to think, feel and just “be”.

Come away

where there are trails to hike, beaches to walk, country roads to bike and coves to discover in kayaks.

Step away from your busy life…by yourself, with your family, friends or team.

 be inspired


Great Roomy

Heartwood is a fully furnished vacation home, ideal for making memories. Bring family and friends together for a restful and restorative stay. Watch the hummingbirds in the garden. Walk into Eastsound or hike up Turtleback. Sail. Kayak. Watch for whales. Swim in Cascade Lake. Gather salad greens and flowers from our raised beds. Grill up local salmon, dine alfresco on the deck and watch the moon rise over Mt. Constitution. An excellent adventure. Learn more…



Inspiration and Nature’s beauty await you on Orcas Island and Heartwood offers a creative and comfortable setting to convene. Join us for one of our 3 and 5 day retreats. We can design and guide personal and professional retreats, with up to six guests staying at Heartwood and additional participants staying at the nearby Outlook Inn. Our Hosting Services offer coordination of catering and hospitality, outdoor activities, and onsite spa services.  Learn more…


Dinning home 2

Looking for an intimate and fun venue for your ceremony, celebration or family reunion? Heartwood is an ideal Gathering Space where you and your guests can enjoy colorful gardens, lush grass for lawn games and broad views from the decks down Fishing Bay. Cocktails or a locally caught Crab Boil, Big Birthday Party, a Rehearsal Dinner or Bridal Brunch, we can work with you to make your party absolutely perfect!  Learn more…