Maxwelton Aerie

Farmhouse Retreat and Alpaca Ranch


The magic of Maxwelton Aerie is captivating.  Perched on a ridge with views to east and west, this original farmhouse is exquisitely sited on 750 feet of high bank waterfront on 26 acres overlooking Useless Bay and the Maxwelton Valley of magnificent Whidbey Island. We invite you to become a part of the growing group of people who are loving and participating in this magical place.  Once you’ve experienced it you’ll want to return year after year.

The unique Maxwelton Aerie experience…

Fantastic Farmhouse

The beautifully renovated, 1930’s Cape Cod style Farmhouse of Maxwelton Aerie Alpaca Ranch is a timeless treasure of Whidbey Island history, where many people come to share in a tradition of love and celebration. It’s surroundings instantly quiet the mind, while its gorgeous interior nurtures the body with warmth and light. Who knows what new inspirations await you in this peaceful abode.


Step inside the house…

Intimate Gatherings & Family Celebrations

The perfect destination for an unforgettable gathering of family or friends, in a blissful setting, furnished with just the right amenities to make your party a success.

Kids' Parties

Treat your kids and their friends to a birthday, sleep over or holiday celebration that they’ll always remember.

Winter & Holidays

Begin to envision your ideal holiday vacation at our wonderful venue on Whidbey Island which has something special to offer in every season of the year.

The Remodel

Alumni guests are delighted and new guests are pleasantly treated to luxurious accommodations in the newly renovated and ever evolving farmhouse!

Planning Retreat

Cultivate the bond within your team in a peaceful place that refreshes your focus and causes your natural genius to flourish.

Our Guestbook

Enjoy highlights from our farmhouse guestbook, including favorite recipes shared by our guests, reviews of the retreat home, inspired art, poetry and more.


Two story 2370 sq. foot farmhouse sleeps 12, with two queen beds, four singles and a child’s bed on the upper level and a queen bed and a convertible couch on the main floor.  Three bathrooms, electric range, microwave, internet, washer/dryer.

Rental Info

For rates, availability and additional information please e-mail Carolyn Geise or visit:

Contact Us

Phone: 206-819-3710

Winter Retreat


Get away for the holidays!

We welcome you to come and make your winter holiday celebrations unforgettable here at the ranch.  This Whidbey Island destination has something special to offer in every season of the year!

A Whidbey Island Winter

Create for yourself a time of quiet reflection to enjoy the beauty and peace of the season.

Warm and Inviting Indoors

It’s blustery outside! So sip a hot drink by the fire, crack open your favorite novel and forget your schedule ever existed.

Explore Historic Langley

The downtown boardwalk shops and art galleries are just minutes away

The Comfort of Home

A beautiful Farmhouse kitchen with ample space and everything you need to prepare and bake the special treats that warm up your holiday.

Nature's Presence

Attune to the peaceful stillness of nature that surrounds you


What our guests are saying…

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7224 Maxwelton Rd, Clinton, WA 98236 . . 206-819-3710