|Minimum Stay||3 nights|
This very cool and hip carriage house, by Seattle Green designers/builders Batt + Lear, is located in Downtown Renton just minutes from SeaTac Airport. Close to Tacoma, Bellevue and Seattle, you will enjoy easy access to parks, the Cedar River, Lake Washington, running trails and more. Walking distance to restaurants and shops as well as Renton’s Antique Row and the Renton Transit Center. Walking distance to a variety of delicious restaurants and fun shops as well as Renton’s Antique Row and the Renton Transit Center.
The Carriage House is a two room suite offering a queen size bed*, a wonderful private bath with an optional steam shower, and a combo kitchenette/living room with TV.
The in-floor heat, soy-based stained concrete floors, reclaimed fir mill-work and no VOC paint make this a most comfortable place to stay.
Enjoy this oasis amid the hustle and bustle of the city. Big beautiful deck with lots of seating in sun or shade, gardens and privacy.
Only two blocks from Merrill Gardens. Just minutes to Valley Medical Center. VRBO Valley Medical Renton
The Renton area offers lots of parks, trails, antique shops, restaurants, shopping and convenience to the airport and freeways.
86 Walking Score
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Holiday Weekends: $95 per night
Thanksgiving: Nov 27 through Dec 3 is $100 per night
Christmas: Dec 17 through Jan 3 is $110 per night
Minimum 3-night stay
Check Below for Weekly, Monthly and extended stay prices. Extra charge for more than two guests
Keywords: Cottage, bungalow, casita, apartment, Holiday Cottage, Gite, executive rental, corporate rental
We love living in Renton and the Seattle area. Lots to see and to do. Meeting our guests that come from all over the country and world is pretty cool.
Lisa purchased this cottage in 2003
We like old houses!! This one reminds us of the old house Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed moved into in 'Its A Wonderful Life'. Our stairway even has a loose ball cap finial on the newel post at the base of the stairway like the movie! Our house is old, but the Carriage House/Guest House/Cedar River Inn is new. We tried to make it look very original, with a slight modern flair. Hope you like it too.
Oh so convenient!
Lisa was wonderfully welcoming. Answered all my questions before I confirmed the listing and then made sure I had clear directions before I arrived. She recommended great restaurants within walking distance (loved both the Afghan place and Red House). As a single woman traveling on business, I felt perfectly safe in the neighborhood, both on her residential street (a block from a river and long river walk) and the few short blocks into downtown Renton. The backyard cottage was exactly as described, really comfy. Strong wifi. Great relaxing backyard. And when I asked if there was a blender (breakfast smoothies), Lisa went out and bought one that same day (totally unnecessary! but much appreciated!) She also offered the perfect blend of helpful and let me do my own thing.
Just really comfortable, pleasant, well equipped, and easy. And loved having access to the backyard - total bonus.
This property was the perfect place to rehab after hip surgery. It was my second time staying here and it worked out just as well as it did the first time four years ago. It is close to a park, a river walk trail, downtown, and great restaurants. Very convenient. The cottage is small but was clean and well maintained. The property owner, Lisa, was an exceptional host, super accommodating and great person. I would definitely recommend this property to friends and family.
We loved the house. It is small but fit our needs perfectly. We were visiting family in Seattle and Maple Valley so it was a central point. Great walks along the Cedar River. Good restaurants in walking distance. Great shower; did not use steam. Lisa was great and helpful if we needed anything. We will definitely come back. We rent often through VRBO and this was one of our best experiences!
The owner Lisa was very helpfull and made sure we had everything we needed.
Great place stay , i would highly recomend if you are in the area.
Lisa has created a lovely space. Just right for two people. Close to great shopping in and around Renton and Southcenter. Some fun antique shops and restaurants walking distance. One way streets are a bit tricky but that keeps the area charming and green. We will stay here again!
I have family in Renton so this worked out perfectly. Being close to the Cedar River was also a big plus. Great for two people. There is enough room for others to sleep on the fold out couch in the living room area. It is quiet as well which is always important
Thank you, Lisa!
Tha Carriage house is very comfortable, clean and private. The location was convenient to walk to downtown Renton restaurants. Easy access to the highway and close to the airport. More importantly a more convenient option for us visiting family in Renton than staying In Seattle and driving back and forth as we had done previously.
Water sports and fishing: the property is located very close to Lake Washington, Puget Sound, and the Cedar River. Kayak and Canoe Rentals at Lake Washington. Hiking, walking, running & bicycling: the Cedar River Trail is only 1/2 block away.
|Property Damage Protection||$59|
More than two guests is an additional $10.00 per night per guest.
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.