PACIFIC NORTHWEST BEACH GETAWAY

Jerry Gundersen

Speaks english, french
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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PACIFIC NORTHWEST BEACH GETAWAY

Bainbridge Island Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Guest House Steps Away From The Beach

Retreat to the privacy of a modern cottage featured in Coastal Living. Located on Bainbridge Island’s best no-bank beach, the cottage is steps away from breathtaking views of Mount Rainier, Rich Passage and Blake Island. Come stay & play! Please visit pointwhiteguesthouse

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible
Jerry Gundersen (Owner)
Advertiser since 2013
Speaks english, french

About Jerry Gundersen

We are a writer and an apparel designer, we are parents to kids and dogs, and we love to share our beautiful spot on the planet. We like hiking, biking, boating, picking mushrooms and blackberries, cooking, reading and good conversation.

Jerry Gundersen purchased this cottage in 2002

Why Jerry Gundersen chose Bainbridge Island

It's perfectly situated with a view of Puget Sound, Blake Island and the one and only Mount Rainier. It's a quiet place for reading, writing and dreaming, and a fun place for active sports, too.

What makes this cottage unique

Spectacular scenery, wonderful walks, nearby shopping, eating and entertainment, including a historic movie theater from 1936. Attending an event at The Manor House? Stay in the guest house, which is a short walk down the beach.

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 10 traveler reviews

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Bainbridge Island Puget Sound
Seattle
5

Great House in a Great Location

  • 5 of 5
We stayed here over the Labor day weekend and had a great time, it was perfect for what we were looking for. The main highlights were:

- The house itself is modern and very well equipped - with cable TV, wifi, kitchen equipment, towels, toiletries etc. The owners have done a great job of making sure that the small details have been taken care of in a very thoughtful way (e.g. very nice gifts on arrival, and a great information packet with guides to get to the house and things to do in the area). It's not huge, but is perfect for a couple or small family with one main (very comfortable) bed, plus 4 bunk beds.

- The immediate location of the house is also great - it's on a very quiet cove at the south end of Bainbridge which is sheltered and has amazing views of Rainier. It's a 30 yard walk from the front door to the beach, and it's a private beach so very quiet. It would be a perfect place to take Kayaks or Paddleboards (we wished we did that)

- There's also a really nice new 'town' about 1/2 mile away from the house. It has a really nice restaurant (beach house), tavern, cafes, grocery store, burger house etc - in other words you don't have to go very far to have everything you need. That being said, it's less than 10 minutes to get to Eagle Harbor, with its own amenities and restaurants.

Overall it was a very positive experience - the owners were great to deal with and we had a great time - high recommended!
  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Bainbridge Island Puget Sound
5

Wonderful beach retreat

  • 5 of 5
My two teen sons and I enjoyed our stay at the Bainbridge beach guesthouse! It's a very charming and nicely-appointed cottage just steps away from the beach. Need to be OK with close quarters. The landscaping is particularly appealing. Paddle boarding and chats around our late night beach bonfire were wonderful. Walk down the beach to cute shops and restaurants. Great launching spot to explore the town and all that the peninsula offers. I would definitely return.
  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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Bainbridge Island Puget Sound
Dallas, TX
5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5
We loved our time at Point White Guest House! The house was lovely and in a beautiful spot. Anything we could possibly have needed had already been taken care of. We were all very comfortable and had a great time.
  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Teenagers
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Bainbridge Island Puget Sound
Reno, NV
5

Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5
This a really nice, peaceful place to stay. We traveled each day back and forth to Seattle on the ferry (and the guest house is only 15 min away from the ferry dock), but this is also a great place if you want to spend all your time on Bainbridge. There are several places to eat nearby, including a 4 star restaurant.
The owners live in the main house several hundred feet away, but they respect your privacy (but are also very friendly about inviting you over). You can use the fire pit at their home, which is right on the water with a great view of Rainier.
The place is very well-equipped, but do not expect to do any extensive cooking there (the owners are very clear about what the kitchen includes, and we didn't plan to cook there, but you should be aware of this). You can easily sleep 6, but be aware that there is only one (very nice) bathroom so you have to keep this in mind if you have 6 staying here. The beds are very comfortable.
Overall, it worked out very well for us. We wanted to spend all of our time in Seattle, but wanted a quiet, pretty get away, and this worked perfectly.
  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
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Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Bainbridge Island Puget Sound
New York
5

Fantastic Place, Wonderful Hosts, Great Experience

  • 5 of 5
If you're looking to stay in a cute spot, on a beautiful lake, hosted by wonderful people then this place is for you.

We arrived to a welcome gift, super good instructions to how to find / enter the place, and a beautiful lake front spot. Jerry was very responsive to our requests and made us feel at home (even sent one of our party's left behind shoe to us!).

Just a great experience, Bainbridge is beautiful and this is a great place from which to explore.
  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
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Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Bainbridge Island Puget Sound
Seattle, Wa
5

Pacific Northwest Beach Getaway

  • 5 of 5
This is a great place to stay on Bainbridge Island. The owners are great. Neat gifts in the room. They made us feel very welcome. Felt like a 5 star hotel with the comforts of a cottage on the beach. Nice getaway with my better half and daughters. Will definitely stay again. Thanks for a great father's day weekend
  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
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Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Map

Map

Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
the treehouse
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
bainbridge island ferry
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
the treehouse

We are located on the south end of Bainbridge Island with the best no bank beach on the island and views of Blake Island and Mount Rainier. Our beach is on Rich Passage and the Bremerton ferry passes by every hour.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Bainbridge Island Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter
Jan 6 2015 - Mar 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
$170
$900
$2,500
 
 
Summer
May 22 2015 - Sep 8 2015
2 night minimum stay
$240
$1,400
$4,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$190
$1,000
$3,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Housekeeping $45 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.7%
Notes Stays of 30 days or more are exempt from the 10.7% sales tax. Ask about bringing your pets, mellow dogs are OK, hyper yappy dogs not OK. All pets need to be on a leash.

Cancellation Policy

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

Amenities

Bainbridge Island Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
  • Lots of clean, fluffy towels and oversized bathrobes. Tub toys for the young at heart.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 2 bunk bed
  • There is one great room with a queen bed. We also have two sets of bunkbeds with sliding doors that close for privacy.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sound/bay fishing
Notes:
There is a short trail through the garden that leads to the beach and a nice fire pit area. There are great shops, restaurants and a fabulous day spa just 1/2 mile down the beach to Lynnwood Center. Please ask about pets, mellow dogs are OK. All pets should be on a leash.
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