We have a 98% rating on walkscore.com which described our location as a 'Walker's Paradise'. We are;
Located in the heart of Capitol Hill:
• 3 minutes walk to cafes, shops, and supermarket
• 3 minutes walk to the Broadway Shopping District
• 3 minutes walk to 2 bus lines
• 4 minutes walk to the Capitol Hill Farmers Market
• 5 minutes walk to Seattle University
• 15 minutes walk to Downtown & Convention Center
The best testimonials come from our past guests.... Click on the link at the top of the page marked 'Traveler Reviews' to see the independent comments made by past VRBO guests.
Is exceptionally furnished with all the comforts of home, it is the perfect place to relax and unwind after a busy day; watch a movie, enjoy a glass of wine or entertain family or friends in the 800sq ft of space with an amazing 400sq foot outdoor space.
Welcome to The Harrison Modern, we have 4 wonderful apartments to offer in a quiet, well designed, refurbished, Mid-Century, four unit building. For your privacy each unit has a separate entrance, the address is; 1111 – 1117 E. Harrison Street. I have lived in the building for 15 years and the neighborhood for 17, I would be happy to give you a local perspective on sightseeing or dining in the neighborhood during your stay.
Capitol Hill is one of Seattle's most vibrant neighborhoods, with wonderful stately homes, parks, museums, shopping, restaurants, theaters and other attractions all within a short walk from the property.
We have a fantastic location in the heart of this historic neighborhood, within 3 minutes walk you will find a variety of shopping, restaurants, cafes, and 3 supermarkets
We are on the same street as Seattle University and a 5 minute walk from the Pike/Pine Corridor bars, cafes & nightlife. Downtown Seattle is 1 mile from the building as is the Washington State Trade & Convention Center, and the Hospitals on First Hill. The Pike Place Market and the Seattle Space Needle are also easily accessed either on foot or by the extensive bus network that passes 2 blocks from the building on the eclectic Broadway Shopping street. You will LOVE the location!!
After staying at many Vacation Rental Properties over the past 8 years I am confident you will thoroughly enjoy your stay with us. I have painstakingly created a retreat that is both functional and stylish. This 850sq foot apartment has an additional 300sq feet of private outdoor space, it features the following:
.... Huge private deck with BBQ....
• Free Wi-Fi
• 42 inch HDTV with cable and DVD player
• CD player i-pod dock and CD library
• A 2 sofa sectionals so you can spread out - it can comfortably seat 6
• A comprehensive folder with Seattle maps, bus schedules, sightseeing and restaurant suggestions
• Central heating and double glazing
• Free on-site laundry facilities including washing powder, iron and ironing board
• A hair dryer in your apartment
• Extra pillows, blankets, towels and wash cloths
• New tiled bathroom with deep soaker tub, fresh bar of soap, and facial tissues
• Remodeled kitchen fully equipped to accommodate 6 guests
• 1 King bed + Queen pull-out sofa bed
• Off street parking available
Please be sure to see our other listing, VRBO #181817 and #170486. If you have a group we can accommodate up to 14 people!!!
If you have any questions please feel free to contact me.
NOTE: This is a NON-Smoking apartment
Most things are within an easy five to ten minute walk of from the building: Volunteer Park, Conservatory, Asian Art Museum, Cal Anderson Park, a large of shops, restaurants and Coffee houses.
Within an easy 15 to 20 minute walk of: Downtown Seattle,Convention Center, Pike Place Market, Seattle Aquarium, Seattle Art Museum, Waterfront shops, Seattle Center, Space Needle, Experience Music Project, , Schools: Seattle University, Seattle Central Community College, Cornish College of Arts.
Within a ten minute drive of: The University of Washington, Woodland Park Zoo, Boeing Field and The Flight Museum, Ferries to the Olympic Peninsula, The Ballard Lox, Mariners and Seahawks Stadiums, West Seattle and Alki Beach.
Within a 20 minute drive of:
Seatac International Airport, Bellevue, Redmond.
We are located near all major bus lines.
We are a 15 minute walk the Washington State Convention Center / Trade Center, Paramount Theater,and 20 minutes to Pacific Place and Westlake Center
Here is what some of our past guests had to say about the property:
' Our visit to Seattle was so much fun. The apartment was cool, the location is perfect walking distance to everything that is Seattle. Be sure to walk through the neighborhood to see the mansions and to Volunteer Park.'
Patty - East Wenatchee, WA
' We had a excellent time at the Harrison Modern! Such a well appointed apartment - felt like home. Love the neighborhood. We will be back and will recommend the Harrison Modern to anybody visiting Seattle!'
Rod - San Francisco, CA
'Had so much fun here on Capitol Hill! This neighborhood has so many great shops and restaurants. The area is quaint and beautiful. It was snowing the first day we were here, so amazing! The apartment is so awesome, it has all the comforts of home. Thanks for a wonderful vacation.
Becky - Oakland, CA
TO SEE MORE COMMENTS FROM PAST GUESTS VISIT OUR ONLINE GUEST BOOK. TO VIEW IT CLICK THE LINK AT THE TOP OF THE PAGE ABOVE THE FIRST PHOTO
Keywords: Harrison Modern, Deluxe Vacation Apartment, Seattle Deluxe Vacation Rental, Excellent value, Perfect Capitol Hill vacation rental, Our property scored 98% on Walkscore so you have all the best Seattle has to offer right at your doorstep......buses to Pike Place Market, the Seattle Center, and downtown are two short blocks away.
I have owned and lived in the Harrison Modern since 1995. I have a passion for architecture and interior design, you will see this in every aspect of the building. Originally born in New Zealand, I have traveled the world and the US extensively, I believe that Seattle is one of the most beautiful cities on the planet. My back ground is in Tourism Marketing, I worked for the New Zealand Tourism Board in Los Angles for 8 years before moving to Seattle in 1994. I have a love of travel and new experiences - Whenever I away I always stay at vacation apartments, as you get a real feel for the destination you are visiting.
Seattle is a vibrant city full of amazing sights from world class architecture, vibrant arts scene, to spectacular outdoor activities. Capitol Hill, is the perfect location to explore all Seattle and everything the region has to offer. If you are not traveling outside the city you won't need a car, everything is within an easy walk or a short bus ride. Within 3 short blocks of the building are a a number of great restaurants, shops and cafes, 2 supermarkets and 3 wonderful city parks. Capitol Hill is a rich, diverse, neighborhood with multi million mansions and a wonderful farmers market within blocks of each other. One thing I am sure about... You will love the location.
I have done a lot of traveling and believe that Seattle and the Pacific North West is one of the most beautiful, livable, areas in the North America.
Location, Location, Location... Capitol Hill is the most convenient neighborhood to downtown Seattle. from our building it is a lovely 15 minute walk to downtown. The building is super stylish, all the apartments are large and individually furnished in keeping with the mid-century contemporary theme. Comfort, convenience, and style are what you will find when you stay at the Harrison Modern.