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A-FRAME HIDEAWAY... STEPS AWAY FROM THE HEART OF GIG HARBOR

Katie & Mike Zeller

Advertiser since: 2013
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Speaks: english
Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

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Katie & Mike Zeller

Advertiser since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
December 4, 2014
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A-FRAME HIDEAWAY... STEPS AWAY FROM THE HEART OF GIG HARBOR

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

Gig Harbor House Rental Photos and Description

2BR+/2BA – Sleeps 2-5

Rent for 30 days or more and pay no sales tax!

This cozy a-frame getaway is perfect for a couple's getaway or especially for an extended stay in the area. It is 2000 square feet 2 bedroom +, 2 bathroom home, with a full washer and dryer. It is near historic downtown Gig Harbor, within walking distance (if you like hills) to great restaurants, marinas, wine bars, yoga studios, shopping, coffee shops, and parks. Our Gig Harbor home comes with everything you need for a great getaway; wireless internet, flat screen TV with cable, dvds, and so much more. Nice parking on the quiet street in front of our home and a short walk up the scenic driveway and you can feel right at home. The home has an awesome deck to enjoy the beautiful scenery. We fell in love with Gig Harbor, and our home will be the perfect place for others who wish to explore the community.

It is located 0.7 miles from the harbor and Anthony's restaurant, Devoted Kiss breakfast and lunch, Marketplace grille, and Finholms deli. Within a mile are kayak rentals, paddle board and boat rentals, Donkey Creek Park and the Gig Harbor history museum. You will want to walk to everything, especially if you like hills. The Gig Harbor summer concerts and events and the world famous Tides Tavern and Green Turtle waterfront fine dining are less than two miles away. Several great golf courses nearby including Chambers Bay, which will be the site for the 2015 U.S. Open.

Activities: marina

Tennis

Sound/bay fishing

Fly fishing

Fitness center

Medical services

Massage therapist

Laundromat

Kayaking

Groceries

Boating

Sight seeing

Shopping

Walking

Paddle boating

Restaurants

Playground

Atm/bank

Sailing

The unique benefits at this house: Close to everything, large space, amazing deck, near parks, walking paths, shopping and restaurants, history museum. This home gives you the real feel of the pacific northwest along with all the amenities of Gig Harbor. Free high speed wifi, cable TV, washer/dryer, air conditioning, and everything else you need for a week or a month of enjoyment.

There is plenty of fun to be had nearby, should you wish to go exploring. Tacoma is a 20 minute drive away. The Tacoma Art Museum and Chihuly's Glass Museum are nearby. Explore the quaint towns of Poulsbo and Port Orchard or take the ferry from Bremerton to Pike Place Market in downtown Seattle. Gig Harbor is an excellent location for exploring the Olympic Peninsula and the many islands of the area.

'We enjoyed so much staying in your cabin. The location here in Gig Harbor is ideal and the setting amongst the trees feels like we are in a tree house! Thank you for helping us have a beautiful vacation, and spend time with our family here in Washington!'

-Guest quote (May 2013)

'Thank you for sharing your piece of paradise with us! Gig Harbor is the perfect location for a family vacation. We easily visited remote locations on the Olympic Peninsula as well as the mountains, shops, and restaurants in Seattle and Tacoma. The Gig Harbor community itself is welcoming and friendly.

We loved our time in the Pacific Northwest and are grateful for the opportunity to experience your beautiful home. Hope to return next year!'

-Guest quote (June 2013)

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Katie & Mike Zeller (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2013
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 4, 2014

About Katie & Mike Zeller

We purchased this property as a get-away when we found out our oldest son and his wife were having a baby (they live in Seattle). We are active and love to hike, walk, and golf. Find this to be a truly relaxing getaway.

Katie & Mike Zeller purchased this house in 2012

Why Katie & Mike Zeller chose Gig Harbor

We saw this house and instantly fell in love with the cozy feel of the space, as well as the entire village of Gig Harbor.

What makes this house unique

This house is truly unique due to the proximity of the heart of Gig Harbor, as well as the true Pacific Northwest feel of the view of the fir trees from the A-Frame Home. We'd be happy to have you enjoy this home as your own for a week or a month or a season.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
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Reviews

4.9
based on 9 traveler reviews

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A-frame Hideaway... Steps Away From The Heart Of Gig Harbor
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A-frame Hideaway... Steps Away From The Heart Of Gig Harbor
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Gig Harbor Puget Sound
5

Holiday on the Harbor

  • 5 of 5
I was fortunate enough to spend the Fourth of July at this lovely home in Gig Harbor. My highlight of the trip was coming home to dinners on the tree lined deck after day trip adventures (including whale watching at the San Juan islands!)

The home was spacious, yet cozy. I would highly recommend staying here and experiencing all that gig harbor as well as Washington have to offer!
  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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A-frame Hideaway... Steps Away From The Heart Of Gig Harbor
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Gig Harbor Puget Sound
5

Practically perfect

  • 5 of 5
A very nice, comfortable house close enough to Gig Harbor to walk (10 minutes to north harbor) but far away enough for very quiet evenings. A minor glitch was dealt with efficiently by the owner, and our stay was very enjoyable.
  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+
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A-frame Hideaway... Steps Away From The Heart Of Gig Harbor
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Gig Harbor Puget Sound
Mt. Prospect, IL
5

Pacific Northwest Paradise

  • 5 of 5
Located on a heavily wooded lot, this home is quiet, relaxing and comfortable. Soaring ceilings and large rooms with everything you could want in a vacation home, including a wrap around deck with grill. Great location for visiting Seattle or National Parks or just stay in Gig Harbor with plenty to do and good variety of restaurants. We plan on returning!
  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
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A-frame Hideaway... Steps Away From The Heart Of Gig Harbor
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Gig Harbor Puget Sound
Wasilla, AK
4

beautiful retreat

  • 4 of 5
"Tree House" in the woods is perfect home away from home! We stayed for a week due to my surgery in Gig Harbor with a specialist. We were so comfortable in the "tree house" especially me, recovering from surgery! Thanks for everything! We would do it all over again!
  • Submitted: May 23, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing
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A-frame Hideaway... Steps Away From The Heart Of Gig Harbor
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Gig Harbor Puget Sound
5

Lovely Retreat

  • 5 of 5
A relaxing retreat in the woods, yet just a walk to downtown Gig Harbor, with a beautiful wrap around deck and windows galore, providing a view of the majestic spruce and cedar trees that surround the A-frame.
  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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A-frame Hideaway... Steps Away From The Heart Of Gig Harbor
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Gig Harbor Puget Sound
Euless, TX
5

Centrally located Getaway

  • 5 of 5
We stayed at the Zeller's place in Gig Harbor 8/28 thru 9/2. We loved the quiet, wooded lot and the aromas emanating from the woodchips. The house is easy to get to, but on a quiet dead end street. 5 minutes to '16' freeway. We really enjoyed the large deck and bbq in the late evenings. The harbor and town are within reasonable walking distance and my wife utilized that while I fished and played golf. Overall the house was very comfortable, clean, neat, and had all the amenities listed on VRBO. We would not hesitate to stay there again.

Two items that may interest some: For sports fans - the cable package does not currently include ESPN or ROOT, but I understand the Zeller's are looking into this. Also - the house is in constant shade and the temperature stays in the low 70's, even in the record Seattle-area summer. Being from Dallas, we enjoyed living without A/C and using the provided fans!

A couple of really cool things about the house -1) if you get a rainy day (and there will be quite a few Oct-March), stay in the master bedroom and listen to and watch the rainfall. 2) Check out the squirrels residing in the trees - they are so fun to watch. 3) Don't miss out on the chance to barbecue on the grill and chill outside with a beer or some wine. 4) 10+ really good golf courses within 30-40 minutes - including the site of the 2015 US Open. 5) The owners are VERY responsive to texts or emails while you are staying.

Overall we had a great time in Washington. Wish we could have stayed longer. Don't miss out on this gem of a house in Gig Harbor.
  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway

Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Sea-Tac Aiport
Car: recommended

This is a perfect location for someone who wants to sample the many things offered in the Gig Harbor area, and maybe even is considering having their own home in Gig Harbor.

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Rates & Availability

From $125 Per night

Gig Harbor House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Late fall-winter
Nov 1 2014 - Mar 31 2015
5 night minimum stay
$125
$750
$2,500
 
 
Spring
Apr 1 2015 - May 28 2015
5 night minimum stay
$150
$900
$3,000
 
 
2015 US Open Chambers Bay
Jun 12 2015 - Jun 22 2015
5 night minimum stay
$500
$3,000
 
 
October
Oct 1 2015 - Oct 31 2015
5 night minimum stay
$150
$900
$3,000
 
 
Thanksgiving 2015
Nov 22 2015 - Nov 29 2015
5 night minimum stay
$150
$900
 
 
Christmas 2015
Dec 20 2015 - Jan 3 2016
5 night minimum stay
$150
$900
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$175
$1,150
$3,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $125
Tax Rate 10.5%
Notes Additional fee of $100 per stay per guest over four.
There will be no sales tax for stays of 30 days or longer. The tax is not required by the State of Washington for stays of 30 days or longer.
$500 is due upon booking, remainder due 30 days before stay.
100% of booking fee is refundable, less $50 handling fee, prior to 60 days before check-in date. 50% of booking fee is refundable prior to 30 days before check-in.
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Amenities

Gig Harbor House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Main floor bathroom has double sinks and separate toilet room. Walk in shower is attached to master bedroom. Upstairs bathroom has large sink area, toilet and shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen
  • Master bedroom on first floor with walk in shower and adjacent bathroom with double sinks. Large second bedroom on upper level with two queen beds. small room adjacent to loft upstairs with a twin bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
Notes:
Check-in time is 4pm or earlier by special arrangement. Check-out time is 11am.

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