About Us

Hood Canal Hideways is a full-service lodging and vacation rental company serving the Lake Cushman, Hood Canal, and Gig Harbor areas of Washington State.

Supported by the Vortex Organization, we provide on-site, in touch services for Guests and Owners.

We assist with reservation, accounting, administration and front office services for home owner associations, resorts and individual vacation property owners.

Condominiums to private homes, we have many lodging opportunities to suit every taste and budget.

My name is Nichole Howe. My partners and I have answers to your questions, whether you want to profit from vacation rentals or just need help maintaining your property.

As a member of the Vortex Organization, which started in 1964, we operate in a dozen locations across Washington, Idaho and Hawaii.


We can help you locate just the lodging you want. From Inns and Resorts to Vacation Rentals. Fancy to budget. Nightly or weekly rentals. All units are personally inspected, cleaned and maintained. Your assurance of a quality place to stay at a good price.


By participating in various prestegious lodging networks we can market and serve properties with extra care and skill.

We can help increase occupancy and returns in one or more ways.

MORE INFORMATION: You can see a list of services and benefits on our How to List Your Property Page.