3 BEDROOM SPACIOUS VACATION HOME ON HORSEHEAD BAY

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3 BEDROOM SPACIOUS VACATION HOME ON HORSEHEAD BAY

Gig Harbor House Rental Photos and Description

3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom On The Beach

Welcome! This beautiful waterfront property is located on Horsehead Bay in Gig Harbor, WA. A tranquil setting between Tacoma and Bremerton and just 8 miles to downtown Gig Harbor, it is a perfect place for those looking for both comfort and relaxation at home, or adventures in and around town. Strike out on a wide variety of outings-from boutique shopping and fine dining to paddling and kayaking. Historic downtown Gig Harbor is a quaint town and home to Kelly’s Restaurant, Harbor History Museum, the Tides Tavern, Uptown Gig Harbor shopping center, and an active waterfront with seasonal festivals.

Horsehead Bay is a dream location. Walk on the dock, hop in a kayak right here for a paddle around Horsehead Bay and views of the Olympics and Mt. Rainier. Built in 2005, the property has living quarters with spacious accommodations that are flexible and loaded with amenities.

The 3-bedroom home offers a kitchen, living room, bedroom, ¾ bath, laundry room and an outdoor shower on the main floor. Upstairs are 2 bedrooms and a full bath. The beautiful yard offers waterfront access for kayaking and a beach for relaxation. Kayaks, paddleboat and great views of the bay from chairs at the beach! This is one of the only sandy beaches on the bay. Experience the tides coming in and out of the bay and the magnificent bird watching. There is also a play set for children located in the front yard. You can spread out in the spacious interior accommodations and get comfortable here. Also located on the bay, ½ mile down the beach is an all tides boat ramp if you wish to bring your boat. The local neighborhood market, the Arletta Store, is conveniently located less than 2 miles up the street. Selling groceries, gas, ice, and more. It even has milk crates full of tennis balls, baseballs, bats and mitts on loan for the neighborhood kids who use them across the street at the small ball field and tennis courts.

We are located in a rural residential neighborhood and we are committed to preserving the tranquility and property rights of those that live in the area. As such, we prefer longer-term rental agreements, but we accommodate shorter-term rentals with a signed rental agreement that ensures respect for nearby property and privacy. We are a good fit if you enjoy tranquility, and are respectful of persons, property and peaceful living.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets considered
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Long-term Renters Welcome

Chris Waiss

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2013
Speaks english
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Pay with confidence
Pay with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

5
based on 9 traveler reviews

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3 Bedroom Spacious Vacation Home On Horsehead Bay
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
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3 Bedroom Spacious Vacation Home On Horsehead Bay
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p473559vb
253-278-9312
Gig Harbor Puget Sound
fox island, wa
5

WEEKEND STAY

  • 5 of 5
Great property on the water. Cute , clean and comfortable!
  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Young Children
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3 Bedroom Spacious Vacation Home On Horsehead Bay
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p473559vb
253-278-9312
Gig Harbor Puget Sound
-
5

FANTASTIC PROPERTY ON SECLUDED BAY WITH EVERY DETAIL CONSIDERED

  • 5 of 5
This is an excellent property in a unique location. Our family of five stayed here for 4 nights in early spring, and wished we could have stayed longer. We've stayed in vacation rentals all over the world, and this was one of our top experiences.
The owners are great to work with, very friendly and helpful. They left a welcome basket for us with coffee, and instructions on everything were easy to read and complete. We enjoyed sitting on the back deck, and taking kayaks out on the bay. It's a beautiful home inside too, with great beds and sofas.
  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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3 Bedroom Spacious Vacation Home On Horsehead Bay
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p473559vb
253-278-9312
Gig Harbor Puget Sound
Petaluma, Ca
5

BEACH HOUSE REVIEW

  • 5 of 5
My family and I enjoyed our stay at this beautiful beach house . We found it very comfortable and cozy and really appreciated that we could have our two beloved dogs with us. The location was magical right on Gig Harbor surrounded by nature and wildlife and we even saw seals resting on the dock! Couldn't have asked for a better stay.
  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
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3 Bedroom Spacious Vacation Home On Horsehead Bay
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p473559vb
253-278-9312
Gig Harbor Puget Sound
Eugene, Oregon
5

HORSEHEAD BAY VACATION RENTAL

  • 5 of 5
Our vacation at the Horsehead Bay rental property was wonderful! The house was well apportioned, spacious, and extremely well designed for family vacations. It was easy to see that efforts had been taken by the owners to enhance vacationers' experience, right down to staples stocked in the kitchen, and fluffy oversized beach towels. The house is much more beautiful than it looks on the internet, and the beach below affords lots of space for exploring at low tide. The private dock was a huge plus. The deer grazing outside added to everyone's enjoyment. We definitely plan on returning.
  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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3 Bedroom Spacious Vacation Home On Horsehead Bay
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p473559vb
253-278-9312
Gig Harbor Puget Sound
Vermont
5

PERFECT WATERFRONT FAMILY HOME

  • 5 of 5
This house has all the amenities you could need for a fun relaxing stay. Our group consisted of my parents, my two teenagers and myself. The neighborhood is very quiet for reading and sleeping, while there is plenty to explore with the kayaks, SUP boards and paddleboat. The owners are not too far away for anything that you might request, and they are very kind and accommodating. Our stay was just too short, but we were able to have other family members come visit. All agreed that the location was wonderful for soaking up the sun, and enjoying meals together. Kitchen is well stocked... Upstairs bedrooms are spacious... downstairs bedroom has a slider that opens up to the deck (cool) ... appliances are new... fireplace is great.... wildlife is abundant (sea lions, deer, birds). The nearest stores/ movie theater/ restaurants are about 15 minutes away with traffic, the Narrows Bridge, just a bit more, but the home is far enough out that you feel you've gotten away from the hussle bustle. I would certainly rent this home again and recommend it to a friend. Thank you Chris and Mary!
  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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3 Bedroom Spacious Vacation Home On Horsehead Bay
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p473559vb
253-278-9312
Gig Harbor Puget Sound
Vancouver, BC, Canada
5

RELAXING SUMMER ESCAPE TO THE BEACH

  • 5 of 5
Accommodations were exactly as described. Thoroughly enjoyed the kayaks, paddle boards, and pedal boat. The house was very well stocked and the kids really enjoyed the smores welcome basket. Owners were extremely responsive and easy to deal with.
  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Nearest Airport
8.5 Miles
Tacoma Narrows Airport
Nearest Ferry
28 Miles
Bremerton Ferry
Nearest Motorway
7.5 Miles
Highway 16
Nearest Beach
Horsehead Bay
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Gig Harbor Golf and Country Club
Car: recommended
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Availability & Rates

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Gig Harbor House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
Jun 1 2014 - Oct 1 2014
3 night minimum stay
$275
From
$350
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,850
$7,500
 
 
US Open 2015
Jun 15 2015 - Jun 21 2015
7 night minimum stay
$10,000
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$275
From
$350
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,850
$7,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50.00
Property Damage Protection $49.00
Cleaning Fee $150.00

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Gig Harbor House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1540 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Beach View
  • Waterfront
  • Water View
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking
  • Living Room
  • Internet
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - combination tub/shower , toilet
    Bathroom 3 - outdoor shower
  • 3/4 bath main floor, full bath second floor, and outside shower off laundry room.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Queen-size master bedroom on main floor. Upper floor both bedrooms have 2 twin beds.
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Books
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets considered
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • zoo
  • restaurants
  • cinemas
  • museums
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • walking
  • shopping
  • boating
  • shelling
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • golf
  • tennis
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • water skiing
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
  • cycling
  • mountain biking
  • fishing
  • basketball court
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