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Peggy Coats

Member since: 2007
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Speaks: english, french, german, spanish

Luxury Treehouse Garden Cottage

39 Reviews
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

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Overview

Northeast Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Garden Cottage - 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed- 1 Bath - (Sleeps 2-4)

Enjoy peace & quiet in this luxury 1 bedroom furnished private garden cottage adjoining our Seattle home. Tall windows flood the interior with natural light. French doors open onto a private patio/garden sheltered by a spectacular 60' deodar cedar tree.

Recently built & immaculate with under-floor heating, cathedral ceilings in living room/kitchen, Comcast Xfinity TV/WiFi, Jacuzzi tub, full kitchen [new appliances: dishwasher, disposal, gas range, & washer/dryer], separate office. Off-street driveway parking + ample street parking.

Walk to nearby shops & services, Metro bus stop 1 1/2 blks. Children's Hospital within walking distance, & the University of Washington & UW Medical Center are 15 minute bike ride away on the Burke-Gilman trail that stretches for 25 miles along Lake Washington.

Shop at upscale University Village mall. Magnuson Park sports fields, walking trails, tennis courts & swimming beach 1.5 miles away. Excellent food markets/farmers' markets nearby. Easy onto I-5 & 520; SeaTac airport 20-30 min

Your home in Seattle: Your cottage is stocked for your arrival with basic food provisions including fresh milk, orange juice, butter, English muffins, fruit, jam, coffee & tea, olive oil, vinegars, mustard, mayonnaise, garlic, salt, pepper, herbs and spices plus laundry detergent in case you need to do a wash upon arrival. There are lots of books and magazines as well as information about things to see and do in the area and what's happening around Seattle. It's like you're staying in your best friend's apartment...only they're not there!

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible
Peggy Coats (Owner)
Member since: 2007
Call Owner
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish

About Peggy Coats

I am an artist and designer. My husband, David, is a full service general contractor [Nest Design Build]. We love offering our guests a beautiful, quiet, cozy and comfortable home away from home.

Peggy Coats purchased this cottage in 2006

Why Peggy Coats chose Northeast

Our neighborhood is safe, quiet, and peaceful. Treehouse Cottage is immaculately clean with a wonderfully comfortable Queen bed and great quality furniture. The space is open and filled with natural light. There is free off-street parking. As many of our guests say, it's the perfect place to come home to after busy days enjoying Seattle's many attractions.

What makes this cottage unique

Our cottage is a quiet haven close to Seattle's many attractions. Go out and have a busy day seeing everything, then come home to peace and quiet under the beautiful cedar tree.

Reviews

4.8
based on 39 traveler reviews

Luxury Treehouse Garden Cottage
average rating of 4.820513 based on 39 reviews
Mount Dora, FL
5

A Charming Architectural Masterpiece!

  • 5 of 5

What a delightful experience to stay in this charming garden "cottage" in such a lovely neighborhood! We enjoyed every minute of our stay, and hostess Peggy was extremely helpful and accommodating. Though attached to the main house, the "cottage" gives the feel of a very private space with its own spacious patio, sheltered by the most magnificent tree. Everything was perfect - even our own off-street parking - in Seattle! Because I am fascinated by architecture, I was truly impressed by the great use of space! Everything you could possibly need is there: an office nook, a laundry, complete kitchen, spacious bedroom with plenty of storage, over-the-top bath with jacuzzi, and a living/dining area with a truly magnificent view. We highly recommend this great Seattle stay.

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your WONDERFUL review! We designed and built our 'cottage' with a lot of thought and concern for our guests' comfort, convenience, and aesthetic enjoyment. It's very gratifying to know that you are so appreciative of our efforts. Thanks again for choosing to stay with us and we look forward to seeing you again! Peggy
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5

An Amazing Space and Neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

You can tell that Peggy cares about details. From the moment I submitted my request, she was concerned about me and my family's comfort! She was worried that the space would not be comfortable. I was traveling with two children and she went out of her way to provide twin futons for them in addition to the fold-out couch that comes in the space. There were amenities already in the fridge so we did not need to worry about grocery shopping being our first stop. The space itself is worth the stay! I have never stayed somewhere that is so close to town, but so quiet and peaceful. The cottage is beautiful and has amazing windows to light up the space.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your very nice and thoughtful review! Yes, you're right that I care about details and I'm so glad you appreciate that I wanted to make sure your family was comfortable at Treehouse Cottage. The space is not huge but amazingly adaptable. I always give sleeping options if kids are coming...crib, toddler bed, futons, or sofa bed. Thank you for choosing to stay at Treehouse Cottage! Peggy
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5

Wondeful,calming,peaceful,very clean

  • 5 of 5

We loved our 8 days at Tree House Cottage. Peggy had everything stocked to perfection. Loved it .

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this wonderful review. We are very diligent to make Treehouse Cottage a perfect vacation rental for our guests. So glad you enjoyed it! Peggy
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5

Very nice

  • 5 of 5

From fresh strawberries to fresh flowers, nothing could be better. Wish I could have stayed longer.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for this wonderful review - short and sweet! We're happy to welcome our guests with the best of our local seasonal fruit and fresh flowers from our English garden whenever they're available.
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5

Beautiful and peaceful setting.

  • 5 of 5

Peggy gave great consideration to her guests by going the extra distance in food provision for our first morning's stay, cleanliness, and follow through with questions. The property is quiet, secluded and beautifully maintained with off street parking for one vehicle. We will definitely stay there again.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your wonderful review! I'm gratified that our efforts to make guests feel welcome, comfortable, and satisfied are truly appreciated. I very much enjoy offering hospitality to our guests that I myself would want to experience in a vacation rental. I look forward to having you stay again. Warm regards, Peggy
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Argyle, Texas
5

Inspiring Space, Impeccable Hospitality

  • 5 of 5

We could not have been happier or more comfortable during our stay at Treehouse Cottage. From the overall design and decor to the tiniest detail, everything about this place is beautifully done. Peggy is warm and attentive, but not intrusive. She thought of everything we could possibly could have wanted before we did! It felt like living in a fairy tale.

It was hard to leave Treehouse Cottage, but I took with me the inspiration to do everything with great love and care. I'm so happy we chose this place, and hope to return soon!

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: This is one of the nicest reviews we've ever received - so thoughtfullly and beautifully written. We're very happy to know that our attention to detail is appreciated. We try to make everything about the cottage be just as WE would like a vacation rental to be. Thank you so much, and we look forward to your next visit! Peggy
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
SeaTac airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Liam's at University Village
Nearest Ferry
6.5 Miles
Bainbridge Island
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
University of WA Golf Driving Range
Nearest Train
6.8 Miles
Amtrak at King Street Station
Nearest Motorway
2.5 Miles
I 5
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Blue C Sushi, Cloe Bistro, Ciao Bella, Jak's Grill
Nearest Ski
80 Miles
Steven's Pass Ski Area
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Magnusson Park
Car: not necessary

Treehouse Cottage is located near the University of Washington in Seattle's Laurelhurst neighborhood, close to Lake Washington and the University of Washington. The Burke Gilman Trail [walking/biking trail] is 1 1/2 blocks away. Wonderful parks: Laurelhurst Park [kid's playground], Magnuson Park [swimming, tennis, walking, biking, boat launch, EXCELLENT OFF-LEASH DOG PARK, picnic area, kite flying], and the UW Natural Area bird sanctuary. University Village open-air mall is within walking distance and features many top national and independent retailers. Excellent food markets and farmers' markets nearby.

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Rates & Availability

Windermere Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Labor Day Holiday
Sep 2 2016 - Sep 5 2016
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,150
$4,650
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter Holidays
Dec 23 2016 - Dec 26 2016
4 night minimum stay
$175
$1,150
$4,650
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
 
New Year's Holiday
Dec 30 2016 - Jan 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,150
$4,650
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
 
Easter
Apr 14 2017 - Apr 16 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,150
$4,650
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
 
4th of July Holiday
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,150
$4,650
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,175
$4,650
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$170
$1,150
$4,650
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

One-time cleaning fee $80 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $300
Pet Fee $75 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.6%

3-6 nights = $170/night [excepting all HOLIDAY rates]
7-14 nights = $165/night
15 + nights = $160/night
Monthly rate is $4650 plus one-time $80 cleaning fee. There is no tax required on stays of 30 or more nights.

Discounts for stays of 7+ nights and 15+ nights do not apply during all HOLIDAY periods [please see HOLIDAY rates ].

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Northeast Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Lake ...
  • Mountain ...
  • Town ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Printer
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
  • Jacuzzi tub with shower. Body wash, shampoo, conditioner, hand lotion, hand soap, Kleenex and toilet tissue provided for your arrival.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 child bed , 1 baby crib , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Queen bed in bedroom has Simmons Luxury Corita Pillowtop Mattress as found in W Hotels. Room & Board sleeper sofa in living room converts to a full bed - good for 2 children or 2 cozy adults Pack & Play crib available Toddler bed - 27' x 52' available
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • volcano
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Smoking is permitted on the patio. Please dispose of cigarette ends in the outside trash bin.

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