SEATTLE WATERFRONT HOME, WATCH PUGET SOUND'S MARITIME PARADE.

Gina

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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SEATTLE WATERFRONT HOME, WATCH PUGET SOUND'S MARITIME PARADE.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

Overview

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House, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6)

Waterfront home on the shores of the famous Ship Canal. Only a few steps to Hiram Chittenden Locks to the East and Discovery Park to the West; two of Seattle's most visited sites.

The home is front row to the Ship Canal. Water traffic includes day trippers, to Alaska fishermen, tugs are a favorite, great blue heron rookery, resident sea lions, fish jumping, beautiful sunsets and ever changing activity on the water make this truly a unique location.

The home is Northwest Contemporary in style. It features a full kitchen, with stove/oven, microwave, dishwasher and coffee maker (this is Seattle, after all) cooking and dining supplies. The kitchen is open to the living room and walls of windows to the views. The living room has cable HDTV, Apple TV, Hulu, HBO and fireplace and walks onto the view deck.

There are three bedrooms, two with big waterfront views, one enjoys a walk in closet and space for a crib if desired.

There is an in unit full sized laundry, and a newly refinished three quarter bath.

The sunny waterfront deck is a nice place to finish the day or take the steps to the waterfront yard to enjoy the nautical parade.

You will be delighted with your stay here. This home is in a very safe, upscale neighborhood. Downtown Seattle and SeaTac airport is an easy, quick drive. This will be the perfect home base for your vacation!

Keywords: Waterfront Home, Waterfront Duplex

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Gina (Owner)
Advertiser since 2011
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About Gina

Of the places I have lived, this is by far the most facinating and enjoyable! The waterfront is very active, local sights and great restaurants are within walking distance. A quick drive and you are in the heart of Seattle visiting Pike Place Market. I think you will find this is the perfect location for your Seattle vacation.

Gina purchased this house in 2008

What makes this house unique

I am no scientist, but I have read that in environments with salt tinged sea air (like this Waterfront) an abundance of negative ions(electrically charged atoms) are found, which increases the brains seratonin levels, thereby giving an overall feeling of wellbeing and energy! That's pretty great.

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

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Seattle Waterfront Home, Watch Puget Sound's Maritime Parade.
average rating of 4.98 based on 50 reviews
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Seattle Waterfront Home, Watch Puget Sound's Maritime Parade.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p337422vb
-206-396-3396
Seattle Washington
San Francisco
5

Gorgeous view

  • 5 of 5
We had a fabulous girls weekend at this great home. Lovely, well maintained, clean home with fabulous views. We spent houts watching the birds, sea lions and ships go through the locks on the porch. Only issue was the noisy trains that do run all night long, but we would still come back to this great location.
  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review! You were super nice guests. I'm happy you enjoyed your 'girls time' visit and accommodations.
business
Seattle Waterfront Home, Watch Puget Sound's Maritime Parade.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p337422vb
-206-396-3396
Seattle Washington
Florida
5

relaxing visit to Seattle

  • 5 of 5
We had a wonderful visit to Seattle, the weather was gorgeous and we enjoyed morning walks to the locks and botanical gardens. The house had everything we needed. We started playing a game, stump the house, but we never could win EVERYTHING was there. It was nice that there were toys, a booster seat and changing table as we were entertaining an 18 month old boy (or he was entertaining us). As mentioned by all the reviewers the views, boats and train watching was a highlight.

The only thing to mention is the stairs, I was with my parents 84 and 82 and they could manage just fine if they were quite careful. Of course once you are inside you do not want to leave. But we did do some local exploring and the little village of Magnolia is charming.

We loved it there and hated to leave. Make sure to visit the Fishermans Terminal (about 1.5 miles away)... We had the freshest, most delicious salmon anyone (including the Seattle residents) had ever tasted. ENJOY
  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: I have never heard of 'stump the house' but I'm pleased that the test was passed. I am happy that you enjoyed your stay, visit to Seattle and time with your family. Thank you for your very fun review!
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Seattle Waterfront Home, Watch Puget Sound's Maritime Parade.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p337422vb
-206-396-3396
Seattle Washington
Santa Clarita, California
5

We just keep coming back!

  • 5 of 5
Gina, once again, perfect! Thanks so much.
  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: You are such enjoyable guests! Come visit again soon.
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Seattle Waterfront Home, Watch Puget Sound's Maritime Parade.
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-206-396-3396
Seattle Washington
Vancouver, WA
5

A little slice of Heaven

  • 5 of 5
My wife and I used to live in Bellevue and came back for a wedding. We decided to stay a few extra days as we had never really spent much time around the locks, Ballard, or Lake Union. Once we arrived, we knew we had picked out something special here. The views are amazing and it was so much fun watching the boat traffic, along with the numerous bridge lifts when trains weren't present. We saw a couple seals, lots of snow geese, ducks, and a blue heron.
The kitchen was spacious and has a dining area. The family room was light and bright and featured many windows. The master bedroom has a large closet and very comfy bed. The utility room and bathroom were adjacent. We would highly recommend this home as a base and plan on staying here again in the future.
  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you Bob for your well written review. You were very nice guests to have. Thank you for choosing to stay, I hope you do return!
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Seattle Waterfront Home, Watch Puget Sound's Maritime Parade.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p337422vb
-206-396-3396
Seattle Washington
California
5

View and location are great.

  • 5 of 5
The view is as good as the pictures and the location just minutes from the Ballard docs makes going to Ballard a short walk. We walked to Discovery Park nearby. The home is well supplied with kitchen items, and the host provided a good binder with local information. The trains were both interesting to see pass by, but a little loud. We found that we got used to them passing by over the draw bridge. I would certainly stay there again.
  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your informational review. It is always fun when guests enjoy the tourist attractions in the neighborhood (Discovery Park and the Locks) as well as the waterfront activity. You were a delight and I do hope you return when you visit Seattle again.
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Seattle Waterfront Home, Watch Puget Sound's Maritime Parade.
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-206-396-3396
Seattle Washington
Vermilion, Ohio/USA
5

All that was promised and more!

  • 5 of 5
The place could not be more accurately depicted on the VRBO site, what's not obvious is the cleanliness and how well appointed and tastefully decorated the house is. If there is anything you need that's not here, it's highly doubtful it will be anywhere else you may go. My only regret is the limited time I had to spend here, so much to do and see and everything Seattle is right here; minutes away. I would reccomend this house to my friends and if I decide to return to Seattle I know where I am staying! If your planning on visiting Seattle, reserve a day for Mt. Ranier and another just to stay here on the deck and enjoy the place and the waterfront!
  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Wow, what a nice review! You were so clean it was almost unclear that anyone had visited. I appreciate you taking the time to write such a candid and helpful post and so happy you enjoyed your visit. I hope you return!
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Map

Map

Puget Sound
"Play on Puget Sound as you like best, there are chartered Salmon fishing trips, ParaSailing ..."
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks and Carl S. English Jr. Botanical Garden
"The Ballard Bridge, located at the west end of the Lake Washington Ship Canal at Salmon Bay,..."
Discovery Park
"The park includes two miles of tidal beaches, a lighthouse, miles of walking trails, Indian ..."
Seattle Center
"Visit one of Seattle's most famous landmarks, the Space Needle and dine in the revolving res..."
The Seattle Great Wheel
"Visit the Waterfront Piers, Seattle Art Museum's Outdoor Sculpture Park, Ferry Terminal, gre..."
Beecher's Handmade Cheese
"Best macaroni and cheese in Seattle. Plus a nice stroll around Pike Place Market is a must!"
Burke-Gilman Trail
"Popular 27 mile trail begins at the Ballard waterfront and follows along the Ship Canal and ..."
West Point Lighthouse Discovery Park
"Fun beach experience here with sea life and marine traffic to Seattle. "
Pike Place Market
"A must for your Seattle experience. Pike Place Market is one of Seattle's most famous landm..."
Myrtle Edwards Park
"Seattle's 4.8 acre waterfront park along Elliott Bay. The Olympic Sculpture Park, part of S..."
Seattle Aquarium
"Best introduction to sea life of the Northwest. Check out the tide pools where you can touc..."
Elliott's Oyster House
"Famous selection of fresh local oysters, great food and the a terrific waterfront location. ..."
Chihuly Garden and Glass
"The inspiration of Dale chihuly, located at the Seattle Center with eight galleries and thre..."
Chinook's at Salmon Bay
"Casual, high energy seafood restaurant located at Seattle Fishermen's Terminal. A unique lo..."
Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour
"Watch the world's largest jets assembled in the world's largest building! The Boeing tour is..."
Safeco Field
"Watch the Mariners and check out our big 11,425 square foot scoreboard in center field, the ..."
Space Needle
"Check out the City from 520' above Seattle with 360 degree views and then enjoy dinner at Sk..."
Nearest Airport
18.7 Miles
Seattle Tacoma
Nearest Barpub
1.4 Miles
Chinook's at Salmon Bay
Nearest Ferry
5.6 Miles
Seattle Ferry Terminal
Nearest Golf
2.2 Miles
Interbay Golf Center
Nearest Train
6.3 Miles
Seattle King Street Station
Nearest Motorway
6.1 Miles
To: Interstate 5 Seattle
Nearest Restaurant
1.4 Miles
Chinook's at Salmon Bay or Ray's Boat House
Nearest Ski
58.3 Miles
The Summit at Snoqualmie Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
At this Waterfront Location or Discovery Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Historic Ballard Drawbridge
Nearest Point of Interest
Discovery Park; Seattle's 534 Acre Playground
Nearest Point of Interest
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks (Ballard Locks)
Nearest Point of Interest
Carl S. English Jr. Botanical Gardens
Nearest Point of Interest
Ballard Shops and Restaurants
Nearest Point of Interest
Burke Gilman Trail
Nearest Point of Interest
Seattle Center & Space Needle
Nearest Point of Interest
Waterfront Piers
Car: recommended

Waterfront sightseeing on the Ship Canal, the 'Most Active Waterway in North America'. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, connecting the salt water inland sea of Puget Sound to the fresh water body of Lake Washington. Boat traffic is common, from personal watercraft to yachts, tugs and even fishing vessels now famous in 'Deadliest Catch'. All passing through Hiram M. Chittenden Locks and park, which is a short walk away.

Discovery Park is a 15 min. walk west of this home. It is a 534 acre park containing 11.81 miles of walking trails. The Park contains Fort Lawton Historic District, United Indians Daybreak Star Cultural Center and the West Point Lighthouse at the West Waterfront.

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Availability & Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter/Spring Season
Oct 15 2014 - Mar 15 2015
4 night minimum stay
$335
$2,145
$7,400
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$349
$2,199
$7,900
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 9.5%
Notes This is a wonderful location to enjoy, however if you want to host an 'event' or gathering of more than 10 people please choose another location. Parties will not be tolerated.
Honesty goes a long way when renting here. Please be straightforward about who will be staying.
If you choose to let your children run wild, please stay elsewhere. This is a nice home & yard in an upper end neighborhood.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Amenities

Seattle House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1330 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Freshly tiled bath with shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Stearns and Foster Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , Stearns and Foster Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Double bed with 3' Memory foam topper.
  • Queen size Beds (2) Stearns and Foster Queen Beds, Double Beds (1) Cozy Bed with 3' Memory Foam top, Child Beds (1) Child AirBed in Unit, Cribs (1)Graco Portable Baby Crib, (1) Queen Sized AirBed available.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Located right between two of the noted 'Top Ten' favorite Seattle places to visit! Hiram M. Chittenden Locks and Discovery Park. Both within easy walking distance.
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