WATER AND MOUNTAINVIEW GUEST COTTAGE, HOLCOMB HIDEAWAY

Carol

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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WATER AND MOUNTAINVIEW GUEST COTTAGE, HOLCOMB HIDEAWAY

Port Townsend Studio Rental Photos and Description

Studio, 1 private 3/4 bath with shower, sleeps up to 4. kitchenette, wifi, TV

Holcomb Hideaway has both water and mountain views. 400 sqft guest suite with Luscious Gardens, a working Hot Tub, BBQ, outdoor patio, and Hammock. Ample linens including white robes and hot tub towels. Kitchenette supplied with dishes, wine glasses, microwave, toaster oven, fridge, BBQ utensils, instant hot water faucet and much More! WiFi, Dish Satellite TV, CD-tape cassette player (yes some of us still use those :)! Queen size sleeper sofa with good mattress. Eating area with table and chairs for up to 4 people. French Doors to Balcony overlooks Lagoon and Bay of Port Townsend.

Guests can look forward to a welcome basket of local fresh bread, crackers, cheese, fresh fruit, oatmeal, and something sweet upon first night arrival. After that, guests are highly encouraged to seek culinary adventures in the local area and farmers market.

Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • Events Allowed

Carol

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Diagnosed with breast cancer at age 40 along with 4 other sisters and my mom. Went through a year of chemo in the days when Doctors didn't believe young women got breast cancer! Am also an occupational therapist with a specialty in Hand rehab for instrumental musicians.

Carol purchased this studio in 1998

Old College friends bought this property for me and held it until I could pay for it. A great 'drinking story' if guests are ever really interested in hearing this one!

This house is in a residential setting but so very close to local micro-breweries, Fort Worden, golf course and more. The view of the bay is mesmerizing. Lots of Bambi's abound.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Pay with confidence
Pay with confidence
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Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 29 traveler reviews

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Water and Mountainview Guest Cottage, Holcomb Hideaway
average rating of 4.965517 based on 29 reviews
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Water and Mountainview Guest Cottage, Holcomb Hideaway
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p903721
+1 360 531-0611
Port Townsend Olympic Peninsula
5

Enchanting

  • 5 of 5
I stayed for a month beginning in mid February in this lovely retreat and could not have enjoyed it more. The Holcomb Hideaway cottage is a beautifully decorated efficiency style apartment with lots of windows, a sitting and dining area, and a darling sitting porch with views of the lagoon, Port Townsend and the bay beyond. Owner Carol was exceptionally nice to deal with and went out of her way to make me comfortable. The large queen sized bed had a great mattress and linens, the bathroom was spotless and the kitchenette had a microwave, toaster oven, fridge, toaster, coffeemaker and hotplate with pans -which I used to cook everything from salmon to pasta to eggs to stir fry veggies. There's also a gas grill right outside the backdoor, and laundry facilities are right downstairs in the lower level utility area. The hot tub was being repaired so I did not use it but it looks to be large and enclosed within a gazebo type affair. The back and front yards are great and include decks, several sets of tables and chairs, a hammock, and paths through the beautiful landscaping that has obviously been tended by a dedicated gardener. Just before I left, I saw hummingbirds flitting about! Also on the property is a small house which is also rented out. I had great "neighbors" during my stay and visited this darling home several times. Port Townsend itself is very welcoming with numerous cultural and recreational events, two movie theaters and lots of great shops and restaurants. I even got temporary memberships at the Food Coop (about .5-.75 miles from the cottage), and was granted a temporary library card. What a great place to visit and relax in! Thanks so much Carol!
  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Helen, you were a great guest. My neighbors REALLY enjoyed you! Do come back!
Carol
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Water and Mountainview Guest Cottage, Holcomb Hideaway
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p903721
+1 360 531-0611
Port Townsend Olympic Peninsula
5

Warm and Welcoming

  • 5 of 5
Carol was there to greet us as soon as we got in to town. The check in time was flexible, she let us know via email that it was available early and we gladly accepted. She had asked of our dietary restrictions after we made the reservation. I am gluten and lactose intolerant and was pleasantly surprised by the plethora of gluten and dairy free snacks awaiting us when we arrived, she really did her research and picked out some fantastic products. The house was really comfortable and inviting, and it had all the amenities you could need. She even had fresh cut flowers of various types around the house. The hot tub was a welcomed bonus at the end of our day. I will most definitely stay here again next time we come to Port Townsend.
  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: .....And they will be most welcome back!! For those of you reading this review, check out our much lower winter rates. We will be converting to a monthly rate which will be very easy on your pocket books. Consider a rarely offered rate of $1800 for the entire month of October! Come visit us.
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Water and Mountainview Guest Cottage, Holcomb Hideaway
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p903721
+1 360 531-0611
Port Townsend Olympic Peninsula
5

Fabulous visit!

  • 5 of 5
We loved our two-day stay here. Carol was so accommodating and welcoming. She provided wonderful supplies for the kitchen that set us up for breakfast, snacks and dessert. The room was very comfortable and homey. And the property is absolutely gorgeous! We went on a great whale-watching trip (Pueget Sound Express) and saw dozens of orcas. Go to Port Townsend and stay here.
  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Nice! E=mail me for some upcoming winter special rates. We are headed into the dreary months of winter but Port Townsend is a great place to be to keep your spirits up!
business
Water and Mountainview Guest Cottage, Holcomb Hideaway
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p903721
+1 360 531-0611
Port Townsend Olympic Peninsula
5

Beautiful and Sweet Surroundings

  • 5 of 5
This property exceeded our expectations. It was clean, well appointed and comfy with many special touches. The view of the sound and the lagoon from the living room window and the front porch was amazing--especially in the morning mist. We enjoyed the beautiful landscaping which included the abundant front garden and a magical Buddha fountain in the backyard. The owner, Carol, was a delightlful and engaging hostess. She greeted us warmly with a basket full of goodies and a detailed tour. We felt at home immediately. She went above and beyond the call of duty several times, providing us with umbrellas so we could walk in the rain and hooking us up to her wireless printer so we could print our boarding passes. The only negative is that it was over way too soon. We would definitely stay here again and would highly recommend to our friends.
  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Water and Mountainview Guest Cottage, Holcomb Hideaway
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p903721
+1 360 531-0611
Port Townsend Olympic Peninsula
5

Perfect Anniversary Getaway!

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I had a wonderful time staying at Holcomb Hideaway! We went for a quiet anniversary trip and it was perfect. Carol's 'goodies' supplied us with a romantic picnic on the beach! The cottage was clean and cozy, and have everything needed for a long weekend stay. Wish we were there right now!
  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I have the kindest guests on the planet. Hope they come back! Carol
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Water and Mountainview Guest Cottage, Holcomb Hideaway
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p903721
+1 360 531-0611
Port Townsend Olympic Peninsula
Tacoma, WA
5

A real gem

  • 5 of 5
Our weekend stay here was an excellent experience. The property is a snug cottage with all the amenities, and quite comfortable for 2. A friend also stayed with us Friday night, and with the sofa bed out, it was a little crowded, but not painfully so. The gardens are amazing, and given the nice weather, we were outside for much of the weekend anyway. Thanks for a lovely weekend.
  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: ..and the gardens are on the verge of a 'shampoo, cut and perm' for the season! Hopefully June Gloom will give way to a clear July Sky!
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Jefferson International Airport mostly commuter.
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Port Townnsend-Coupeville-Whidbey Island
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Edmonds WA
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Hwy 20
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Fort Worden-Point Wilson
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
The Pour House, PT Brewery just a hop skip jump
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
Mount Baker
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
PT Public Golf Course Walking Distance from House
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Many less than 5 minutes drive from house
Car: recommended

Local Wineries, Farmers Market on Sat and Wed Weekly, Many Festivals at Fort Worden State Park through Centrum.org, Quilcene Concerts in the Barn Series, many local poets, writers, playwrights, and musicians. Breathtaking views of the Straits of Juan de Fuca and the Salish Sea. Glass Beach is a great shore side hike for shelling and collecting glass pieces hewn by the ocean.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Port Townsend Studio Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Peak Summer
Jun 1 2014 - Aug 31 2014
7 night minimum stay
$1,295
$4,200
 
 
Wooden Boat Festival
Sep 4 2014 - Sep 7 2014
3 night minimum stay
$185
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$175
From
$185
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,155
$2,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning for month stays $75 + Tax
cleaning for week stays $25 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%
Notes Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed with payment. If there is damage to the property, guests will be billed for the cost to clean, replace or repair the damage. Winter specials for 3 night weekend bookings qualify for the lower midweek rate of $175 per night (total $525 + tax) !

Cancellation Policy

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

Amenities

Port Townsend Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Gas Heating
  • Living Area
  • Free Local Calls
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Heating ...
  • Parking ...
  • Internet ...
  • Computer Available ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
Kitchen:
  • Wet Bar
  • Grill
  • Kitchenette
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Blender
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Microwave
  • Freezer ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Shower, ample shelving for extra towels and guest belongings. Guests are requested to use facial towelettes for make up removal instead of white linens. Towelettes provided.
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , High Quality mattresses on both bed a sleeper sofa
  • Luxury Seally Mattress on Queen Bed. Very high quality mattress on queen size sleeper sofa.
Entertainment:
  • DVR
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • VCR
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Music Library ...
  • Piano
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Patio
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Yard
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Porch Furniture
  • Beach Towels
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • Events Allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeping
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • rain forests
  • recreation center
  • forests
  • live theater
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • coin laundry
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • whale watching
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • mountain climbing
  • kayaking
  • swimming
  • roller blading
  • snorkeling/diving
  • golf privileges optional
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • pier fishing
  • hiking
  • tennis
  • golf
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
Notes:
Contact owner for random specials or to rent entire property...limited availability for special occasions
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